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Amon Amarth and Ride & Crash Games Launch New Viking Mobile Video Game

Amon Amarth and Ride & Crash Games Launch New Viking Mobile Video Game

Available immediately, Swedish heavy metal titans Amon Amarth (Metal Blade Records/Sony Music International) – in partnership with Swedish video game developer and publisher Ride & Crash Games AB – has unleashed a new Amon Amarth mobile video game! The Game. You are Thor and your mission is simple: cleanse Midgard from all of the vile creatures that are threatening the (*ahem*) peaceful Viking way of life. There are three keys to ensure your success: (1) your hammer, Mjolnir; (2) your control of the freakin’ […]

Global Launch of the Xbox One X

Global Launch of the Xbox One X

The official launch of the world’s most powerful console, Xbox One X, brings a new era of immersive 4K gaming and 4K entertainment to gamers across the globe. Microsoft saw incredibly strong preorder sales of Xbox One X, and expects the new console to be in high demand this holiday season. Xbox One X is the world’s most powerful gaming console, and the most comprehensive 4K entertainment device this holiday. 4K video streaming from partners like Netflix and Hulu, premium and immersive audio through Dolby Atmos and more power than […]

Middle Earth: Shadow of War NEW Dark Tribe Trailer Revealed

Middle Earth: Shadow of War NEW Dark Tribe Trailer Revealed

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today released a NEW trailer for Middle-earth™: Shadow of War™, spotlighting the Dark tribe, a group of Orcs who utilise stealth and assassination to dominate Mordor on behalf of the Lord of Mordor, whom they have a fanatical reverence for. In Shadow of War™, Orcs now belong to tribes, which extend their influence stemming from the Overlords ruling the mighty fortresses throughout the open world, providing a rich ecosystem of missions, exploration and a dynamic Orc society with diverse […]

DRAGON QUEST XI Coming To The West In 2018

DRAGON QUEST XI Coming To The West In 2018

Fans of great stories, captivating art and alluring music are certain to rejoice with today’s announcement from SQUARE ENIX® that DRAGON QUEST® XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age TM will be coming to the West next year. The highly anticipated latest entry to the beloved DRAGON QUEST video game franchise follows the adventure of a hero who must solve the mystery of his fate with the aid of a charming cast of supporting characters. DRAGON QUEST XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age will offer a world of […]

Kholat horror video game based on real events

Kholat horror video game based on real events

After PC and PS4 gamers, it’s now the time for Xbox One owners to experience the horror, the unknown, and the unsolved mystery of a tragedy that took place on the Dyatlov Pass almost 60 years ago. Kholat – an FPP horror game based on true events – will launch on Microsoft’s console on June 9th this year. Kholat is a unique adventure horror game that to date has sold more than 500,000 copies on PC and PS4. On June […]

Voice Actor Doug Cockle Retains Role For Victor Vran Additions Motörhead: Through The Ages & Fractured Worlds

Voice Actor Doug Cockle Retains Role For Victor Vran Additions Motörhead: Through The Ages & Fractured Worlds

In partnership with developer Haemimont Games, independent games publisher Wired Productions is delighted to announce that the gravelliest voice in gaming, Doug Cockle, returns to reprise his role as Victor Vran in the action RPG’s upcoming console debut as Victor Vran: Overkill Edition, including its new Motörhead: Through the Ages and Fractured Worlds content additions. Doug Cockle has starred in numerous video game franchises as well as Hollywood blockbusters and is a renowned voice actor cherished by fans and industry […]

Rocking Pilot – The Guitar Shredding, Twin Stick Shoot ‘Em Up Launches May 15

Rocking Pilot – The Guitar Shredding, Twin Stick Shoot ‘Em Up Launches May 15

Independent developer Mad Head Games, today announced that Rocking Pilot, its twin-stick bullet hell shooter, will launch on May 15th. Developed in collaboration between Mad Head Games and Gungrounds, Rocking Pilot is the first release through Mad Head’s new Indie Accelerator Program. Rocking Pilot will launch on PC via Steam for $5.99 and is also coming to PS4 at a later date. Rocking Pilot is a single player top-down shooter that combines combo high score chasing, cartoony graphics, fast-paced arcade […]

Moonshot Galaxy is Landing on PlayStation®VR

Moonshot Galaxy is Landing on PlayStation®VR

Big Fish Games is expanding its reach into virtual reality with its new game Moonshot Galaxy, coming soon to PlayStation®VR. Using PlayStation®Move motion controllers, players will navigate challenges in four branches of the universe in this stylish galactic puzzle adventure. Liftoff Labs is exploring the frontiers of virtual reality gaming as Big Fish’s newest internal studio. By developing games that leverage the strengths of VR platforms, Liftoff Labs represents one of the ways Big Fish is investing in emerging game technologies […]

Esports Teams Rival Traditional Sports On College Campuses

Esports Teams Rival Traditional Sports On College Campuses

Sixty-five percent of American households are home to someone who plays video games regularly, according to ESA’s newest report. The report, 2017 Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry, highlights the rising influence of video games in society and the US economy. Gamers age 18 or older now represent 72 percent of the video game-playing population. The report also finds that playing video games is an important activity to American families. Sixty-seven percent of parents play video games […]

New Slayers Welcome – Join The Fight Against Devastating Demons In Toukiden 2: Free Alliances Version

New Slayers Welcome – Join The Fight Against Devastating Demons In Toukiden 2: Free Alliances Version

KOEI TECMO America is excited to announce the upcoming western release of Toukiden 2: Free Alliances Version, a new free-to-play version of Toukiden 2 in which players worldwide can fight alongside players of the full version of the recently-released demon-hunting action RPG. Set for a digital release on May 30, 2017 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, free-to-play Slayers will experience the diverse, action-packed gameplay of the Toukiden series while they encounter a variety of […]

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