According to a Steam listing for the game, fans can expect Telltale Games The Walking Dead Season Two’s first episode on December 17. The same date hasn’t yet been confirmed for consoles, but it’s most likely when the episode will debut on them as well. The game’s description reads: ” Many months have passed since the events seen in Season One of The Walking Dead, and Clementine is searching for safety. But what can an ordinary child do to stay alive when the living can be just as bad- and sometimes worse- than the dead? As Clementine, you will be tested by situations an dilemmas that will test your morals and your instinct for survival. Your decisions and actions will change the story around you, in this sequel to 2012′s Game of the Year...Read More
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Fans of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag will be getting some story based DLC soon. The DLC entitled Freedom Cry is set to be released on December 17. It will offer four additional hours of new content spread over nine missions, and focuses on Kenway’s first mate Adewale. The DLC takes place 15 years after Adewale has gained his freedom while serving aboard the Jackdaw and has now become a trained Assassin. The DLC is part of the Season Pass, but no individual pricing has been released yet. It will be available for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Wii U.
Some announcements have been made in regarding the VGX, formerly known as Spike TV’s Video Game Awards...Read More
Siliconera has reported that developer Neverland, the folks behind the Harvest Moon spin-off Rune Factory, will be closing its doors and ceasing operations. The last game released by the developer was Rune Factory 4. The Rune Factory games are Japanese RPGs that have players fish, farm, and socialize as well as engaging in traditional RPG tasks such as fighting monsters and exploring dungeons. Changing economic conditions have been cited as the main factor behind the company’s decision to shut down.
Vita users in North America will have a new RPG to play on their system come February 11, 2014. The action RPG Toukiden: Age of Demons, is coming west after being out in Japan for several months...Read More
Comic books have long been a staple in many a geek’s life, and they may have never been hotter than right now. Comic book movies are huge business, breaking box office records, with audiences going in droves to the theater for films like Marvel’s The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises, or Man of Steel. Rocksteady reinvented the comic book hero videogame with 2009′s Batman: Arkham Asylum, and the 2011 follow-up Arkham City found its way onto many GOTY lists. If you haven’t guessed by now, this is for the comic book fans on your list, with some suggestions for games, movies, and, yes, even some books. We’ll start with games first. Again, all prices are USD.
Continuing along with our gift suggestions for this holiday season, here are some more games that may interest those on your lists.
Rayman Legends- Available on the PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U, and the PC (59.99, 39.99 on PC). Rayman is back, and once again the Glade of Dreams is in trouble. There’s plenty of variety in the game’s 80+ levels, with challenging 3D bosses that can attack you from any angle. You can tackle the levels solo, or play co-op with up to 4 friends both on- and offline.
Puppeteer- Available on the PS3 (39.99). A very different and delightful platformer, set up as a stage play, complete with narrator and an audience that cheers, laughs, and gasps along with the action. You play as Kutaro, who battles against the Moon Bear King...Read More
This part of our holiday gift guide will deal with videogames for all types of gamers and for all ages. Since many games are multiplatform releases, they’re going to be listed more under genre and who the games might appeal to. Again all prices are USD and may vary in your area.
Battlefield 4- Available for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and the PC (59.99). Powered by a new Frostbite 3 engine, the game delivers some terrific visuals across its single player campaign and its online multiplayer, which is where many will spend a majority of their time. As in previous outings, the game features destructible environments and combat on land, sea, and in the air.
Call of Duty: Ghosts- Available for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U, and the PC (59.99)...Read More
It’s that time of year again, that time to hit the malls or online stores in search of just the right gift to give. With so many things to choose from, how do you figure out what might be right for someone? Well, we’re here to hopefully help with that, with a few suggestions for that gamer or movie buff on your list. We’ll give a range of items to choose from, and list some suggestions for all age groups. Prices given are USD, and may vary depending on current sales in your area. So, let’s get to it, shall we?
2013 has been another great year for gaming, with two generations of consoles now running side by side. It’s been a year where no one genre seemed to dominate, with plenty of titles to choose from...Read More
Imagine this. You’re hanging out on an airship, feeling the cool breeze wash over you, when suddenly you’re attacked by soldiers hiding in suspicious soldier-sized barrels. There’s some confusion and you’re knocked unconscious, waking up moments later with amnesia. To make matters worse, these guys must be pretty low on the pay scale because they accidentally knock you overboard, and you end up falling a very long way and end up on top of a resting dragon. Sound like your last family reunion? Nope, it’s actually the beginning of Rune Factory 4.
From there, things get very interesting, as said dragon decides you must be the prince/princess of legend and gives you a nice room in the castle, and tells you to meet some of the locals, and by the way, you should be working...Read More
LEGO The Hobbit has been confirmed by Warner Brothers as a Spring 2014 release. Since the game will be released prior to the final film in Peter Jackson’s trilogy, There and Back Again, it will only feature levels from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and Desolation of Smaug. The game will be available on all platforms- Nintendo 3DS, Playstation Vita, PS3, PS4, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC, and Mac.
It’s been reported that Apple has acquired PrimeSense, the company behind the 3D sensing technology found in the original Kinect for the Xbox 360. The company has developed smaller sensors that could be used in such products as tablets, smartphones, and laptops, which may explain Apple’s interest in making the acquisition...Read More