GI Show – Mario + Rabbids, Yakuza Kiwami,…

Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we gush over the bizarre hybrid of Super Mario, Ubisoft's Rabbids, and Firaxis' XCOM, Dan Tack weighs in on Absolver, and we discuss Nintendo's…

Deadspin Why Your Team Sucks 2017: Kansas City Chiefs…

Deadspin Why Your Team Sucks 2017: Kansas City Chiefs | Pictorial Bro My God, They’re Making a Reali Kinja! Today 5:50pmFiled to: Evening Favorites 0 Edit Send to Editors Promote Share to Kinja Go to permalink Deadspin Why…

Music Makes Magic In This Rollicking Rhythm RPG

GIF The Metronomicon: Slay the Dance Floor is what happens when a dance party breaks out in the middle of a turn-based role-playing game. In Puuba’s The Metronomicon, released last year on Steam and this week…

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up About Esports In…

Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee (Photo by Fabrice Coffrini, via Getty Images) On August 9, the co-president of the Paris Olympic bid committee announced that the 2024 Games would consider including esports as a medal…

2K Is Temporarily Pulling XCOM From The App…

“Nothing lasts forever,” my mother told me when I was a child. “Not even 2K’s library of games—a few of which are pretty solid—on the App Store. In advance of iOS 11's launch, 2K has…

Recent Patches Are Bringing Rocket League Back To…

Rocket League has been steadily growing as a scene, both fostering its own league and spotlighting on networks like NBCSN. It’s easy to see why—rocket-car soccer is inherently simple to understand as a spectator. The…

Call of Duty: WWII Beta Launches One Day…

The beta for Call of Duty: WWII was supposed to launch on September 1st, but Activision has pulled the lever a day early for players with codes or anyone who has preordered early on consoles.…

Upcoming Horror Game Looks Cool, Makes Me Wanna…

Lloyd, the protagonist, is being grabbed by a monster. You’ve heard of side-scrollers, but what about depth-scrollers? DARQ, an upcoming psychological horror game, allows you to bend physics in order to solve puzzles. In DARQ,…

Destiny 2 Live Action Trailer Released For Launch

Bungie and Activision have released a new trailer celebrating the launch of Destiny 2's world and lore, depicting a battle against the invading Red Legion. The trailer, dubbed "New Legends Will Rise," functions as a…

Comments of the Week 14: From this time,…

Hello my little sheep, FakePlasticTree here yet again to bring you this week's edition of Comments of the Week. I know this is sudden/random but here's some alcohol trivia to compliment the new theme: Beer…

War for the Planet of the Apes is…

When the first Planet of the Apes prequels (they're prequels to the Heston originals, not remakes) landed there was a lot of buzz about Andy Serkis getting a Best Actor nomination for his motion capture role…

Somehow, There Hasn’t Been a Crappy Game of…

If ever there was an entertainment property ripe to be transformed into a Game of War-style mobile multiplayer strategy game, it’s Game of Thrones. It looks like Warner Bros. and Turbine have finally gathered enough…

Review: Distrust

If science-fiction, good or bad, has taught me anything, it's that you should never work on an Arctic research base. It's too cold, you hate everybody, and there's usually an alien hanging outside with a…

Oxenfree Coming To Switch Soon

Oxenfree, the narrative-driven 2D horror game from Night School Studio, has been announced to come to the Nintendo Switch, via a Morse Code tweet. The tweet, which contains an image of Oxenfree running on a…

Summer Lesson is getting an all new waifu

If you played Summer Lesson: Allison Snow, you may have heard from Ms. Ukai of a "lady living in large mansion." Turns out that lady is your newest student waifu, Chisato Shinjo. Bandai Namco is…

Where to Donate to Harvey Relief—Beyond the Red…

Scott Olson/Getty Images The Red Cross is probably the best-known emergency relief organization in the country—but they’re not necessarily the best. Accusations of mismanagement have plagued their responses to national and international disasters, and their…

Capcom Announces Puzzle Fighter Sequel For Mobile

Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo was a beloved tile-matching puzzle video game that released in arcades and the original PlayStation in the ‘90s. If you know someone who’s a fan, they probably won’t shut up…

Review: Windjammers

The Neo Geo was a seriously underrated piece of hardware. It may not have been popular in its heyday, but the machine has earned a well-deserved cult following over the years from its extremely tight…

All the Glorious New Star Wars: The Last…

There has been an awakening, Star Wars fans—one that threatens the structural integrity of your wallet far more than it does the galaxy far, far away. That’s right: it’s Force Friday II, meaning that from…

Katamari creator’s new game Wattam is set for…

Wattam, the whimsical new game from Katamari Damacy's Keita Takahashi, is still happening. Phew. I was getting worried there! The last time I played the hard-to-pin-down game was back in 2015. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjxtvzxmcpw&w=560&h=315] Funomena has…

Capcom Is Making a Mobile Puzzle Fighter 

GIF Street Fighter’s awesome tile-matching spin-off is getting a sequel, and everybody’s invited. Capcom’s announced an all-new Puzzle Fighter game coming to Android and iOS devices later this year. In the new mobile Puzzle Fighter…

17 years later, Human Head is making a…

17 years ago, Human Head released Rune, an action adventure PC game based on Norse mythology. It was pretty good and quite a lot of people liked it. The PC game box looked like this:Remember…

Review: Madden 18

As the start of the football season looms, the annual Madden arrives on store shelves. This year's edition is a bit different though. Of course most of what's here is the same Madden fans are used to…

Puzzle Fighter is back…in mobile form

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9fxkU084a8&w=711&h=400] Capcom announced they're bringing back Puzzle Fighter for iOS and Android. The sequel title will feature the classic puzzle gameplay we remember, but with some new twists like two assist characters. You'll be…

Road Rage Kicks Off This October

Indie developer Team6 Game Studios has announced that open-world motorcycle action title Road Rage is coming out on October 24 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The title was supposed to come out in 2016,…

Show Us Your Best XCOM 2: War Of…

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen is a very good arts and crafts game that also includes the occasional tactical battle against aliens. Show me your best posters! I’ll get the ball rolling with some…

Make Your Walls Pop With This Sitewide Discount…

Commerce Content is independent of Editorial and Advertising, and if you buy something through our posts, we may get a small share of the sale. Click here for more. If your spring cleaning doesn’t involve…

More Legendaries For Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go is getting three Legendary Pokémon in raid battles around the world in the coming months – Raikou, Entei, and Suicune. The Legendaries are spending up to a month in each region. From today…