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Dark Souls II Upgrade

Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin upgrade and pricing systems detailed


While somewhat complicated, there's a good deal here for some
Mar 30
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin is scheduled to launch on Steam this Wednesday, April 1 with current and last-gen counterparts becoming available the following Tuesday, April 7. From Software has described the reissue... read
Prepare to die harder
I'll be the first to say it: it's going to be the year of Souls. With the release of Bloodborne only a month away, which looks to redefine the experience along with its wonderful change of setting, From Software has been... read feature

Suda51

Suda51's Lily Bergamo was cancelled, turned into Let it Die


Grasshopper's change in studio vision resulted in total redesign
Jun 11
During the Sony E3 press conference, we got the chance to check out Suda51's new free-to-play survival horror title Let it Die. As Grasshopper Manufacture's first F2P title, it seemed to be a bit of a departure for them. Howe... read
Watch Dogs

Watch Dogs sets day-one sales record for Ubisoft


New open-world action title is Ubisoft's most successful launch
May 28
There was certainly hype surrounding Watch Dogs. From its surprising reveal back in 2012, there were a lot of eyes locked on this particular title. Even after delays and some controversy surrounding the graphics, it still man... read
Sneak, loot, adapt
Back in October, I got the chance to sit down to chat with members of Eidos Montreal after a lengthy session with the new entry in the Thief series. Since the reveal in 2009, the game has gone through many different iteration... read feature

Mega64's latest shows us the glory of next-gen gaming


Updates updates updates
Jan 21
This is, sadly, our new future with the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. read
Castlevania

No plans for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 on next-gen


Konami and MercurySteam are more focused on the future
Jan 09
During our session with Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 back in December, we got the chance to sit down and talk with the game producer Dave Cox about the expansions and innovations the sequel has made over the original. We le... read
Medieval RPG

Here's a non-fantasy RPG being made with CryENGINE


Kingdom Come: Deliverance
Dec 19
The developer Warhorse just announced a new role-playing game, one that won't have monsters and wizards running around. Kingdom Come: Deliverance is a medieval role-playing game being created with the CryENGINE for PC a... read
Rainbow Six Remade

Rainbow 6: Patriots needed to be remade, may get new name


Game to benefit from new consoles 'if and when it comes out'
Dec 14
Speaking with IGN, Ubisoft North American president, Laurent Detoc recently shed some light on why Rainbow 6: Patriots is "still cooking" and had to be moved over to next-gen consoles.  “We had a core team. They ha... read
Glitch

This Assassin's Creed IV glitch is totally next-gen


Everything's better
Nov 25
Before you watch this video, know that you're more or less obligated to enjoy it. A lot of good men died for this glitch. If you can't squeeze a paltry morsel of pleasure out of it, then they died in vain, and you're a monster. A monster that deserves to be banished to the depths of wherever the hell the Jackdaw just came from. read
EA PS4 games

EA's PS4 games are £8 more on the UK PlayStation Store


They put on some pounds
Nov 25
It looks like folks over in the UK could be paying more than the normal price for EA's PlayStation 4 games. Eurogamer posted a list of the prices for EA's PlayStation 4 games, and they were £8 then the prices for the sa... read
Question

Question: What do you think of the PS4 & Xbox One now?


Share your thoughts on the latest next-gen systems
Nov 24
Now that the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are finally here and the dust has settled, the Destructoid team is curious to know what everyone thinks of their shiny new consoles. Did you get them both? What do you think of each sys... read
congrats

Sony tweets 'Congrats' to Microsoft for Xbox One launch


The Next Generation is here
Nov 22
With just a simple word and some hashtags, Sony has congratulated Microsoft on the launch of the Xbox One. The PlayStation Twitter account tweeted out, "Congrats, @Xbox @Microsoft! #NextGeneration #GreatnessAwaits." this morn... read
What to get, and what to skip
The Xbox One has a large variety of launch titles, including shooters, action games, a fighting game, and even a racer. I would contend that this is one of the strongest launch lineups of all time, but you can dig into our fu... read feature

Crackdown 2

The Crackdown 2 devs are working on a next-gen project


Crackdown 3 perhaps?
Nov 21
The developer of Crackdown 2, Ruffian Games, is evidently working on a "next-gen console project" due in 2014. The news comes by way of the Scottish Games Network, which has a posting for a "large project" in need of two prog... read
Assassin's Creed's future

Assassin's Creed series could have a shared open-world


Get ready to play with strangers
Nov 19
Gamereactor interviewed Jean-Sebestien Decant, the lead game designer on Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, and they talked about the possible future of the Assassin's Creed series. Decant explained that Black Flag wasn't truly... read
Suda51

Suda51: The games matter, not the platform


Quirky game developer offers clarity and praises indie games
Nov 18
In this hurricane of emotions and hype during the release of the next-gen consoles, it's easy to get caught up in fandom and want to stick with what you know most. Because of this, Suda51 spoke his mind about the current situ... read
NBA Live 14

Nice moves: NBA Live 14 next-gen demo drops tomorrow


Alongside the global release
Nov 18
Feeling a bit hesitant about lacing up your high-top Nikes and returning to the virtual hardwood? It's tough to blame you; a lot can go wrong when you step on that virtual court. You might pull a virtual Kevin Ware and shatte... read
Ubisoft

Ubisoft explains how launch games can be underwhelming


Cites cross-gen development as the main reason
Nov 18
It's always about the games when it comes to the console, and with the release of the new systems, it's easy to take for granted how much effort goes into the making of the titles. For many, the games available at launch can ... read
What to get, and what to skip
As we draw closer to PS4 launch day, November 15, we will be bringing you reviews and previews from the launch window and beyond. This is where we'll collect all of our coverage, updating it daily as embargoes lift and more t... read feature

Octodad: Dadliest Catch

From PC to console: Octodad dev on making the transition


Developer talks professional perception of his indie studio
Nov 13
In recent years, large publishers have taken steps towards embracing titles made by independent developers, and in many cases it has paid off incredibly well. With the new next-gen systems on the horizon, a number of indie de... read
Last call for a PS4

444 PS4s selling in NYC for people without pre-orders


Go get in line!
Nov 13
The PlayStation Blog made an announcement that 444 PlayStation 4s will be available at The Standard, High Line hotel in New York City. These will be sold at a midnight launch event at the hotel, and there will be arcade ... read
Wanna watch some sports on your TV?
Marc Whitten, Corporate Vice President for Xbox, and Yusuf Mehdi, Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer for Xbox, released a 12 minute video showing off Xbox One All-in-One. They kick back on the couch and command the Xbox ... read feature

DC Universe Online

Next-gen debut of DC Universe Online brings big changes


New title update addresses over 2,000 concerns with the MMO
Nov 06
With the release of the PlayStation 4 just around the corner, there's already quite a number of games to keep new owners busy 'til the next big release. Though if you're looking for something a bit more comprehensive, then So... read
Need for Speed

Need for Speed joins the EA Sports brand


EA explains its vision for the future of Need for Speed
Nov 05
Only one week away from the release of its next title in the Need for Speed series, EA already has some big plans in mind for the future of the racing franchise. In an effort to provide more of an open attitude towards develo... read
Resident Evil

Resident Evil 7 commenced development in 2012?


A LinkedIn CV claims costume design work took place in November 2012
Oct 14
Whilst this may seem like a bit of a long shot, it seems like Resident Evil 7 may have begun development last year shortly after Resident Evil 6 shipped. A LinkedIn profile has suggested as least some pre-production design ha... read






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