Category: Gaming

Microsoft EA/Valve Purchase Rumours: An End To The Xbox One Exclusive Crisis?

If Microsoft buys EA, Valve or PUBG Corp, will it put an end to the Xbox One exclusive crisis?

‘Grand Theft Auto’ Reaches 90 Million Unit Sale Milestone

Grand Theft Auto V continues to destroy sales records, despite being a five-year-old game at this point. On Tuesday, the title’s publisher Take-Two Interactive announced that the game had sold over 90 million units – meaning that it is third highest-selling game of all-time. The publisher has previously attributed the strong sales figure to the ...

CD Projekt Red Registered For E3 2018

Last month, a report suggesting that CD Projekt Red (famed developers of The Witcher series) would be holding an expo at E3 this year to unveil the highly-anticipated Cyberpunk 2077 surfaced. Although the developer did not comment on the rumour at the time, it has now been confirmed that CD Projekt Red will be at ...

When Hype Makes You Label Things Overrated…

Nowadays, it seems like you can’t read an article concerned with some sort of  popular media (film, music, video game, tech, etc.) without coming across the words “hype” or “overrated.” Click on any piece or witty meme discussing a new movie, television series or some other popular product and you’re bound to find statements along ...

Source: Call of Duty 2018 will be ‘Black Ops 4’

There was some wonder with regards to the direction Activision would be taking the Call of Duty franchise after releasing of Call of Duty: WW2 in November last year. Earlier this week, rumours suggested that Treyarch’s next effort in the franchise would be an addition the Black Ops series in the form of Call of ...

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Leak Reveals Some Gameplay Details

Not all that much has been revealed about the highly-anticipated Red Dead Redemption 2, other than a few screenshots, two trailers and the fact that fans may have to wait a little bit longer to play it. The leaks, revealed by Trusted Reviews on Tuesday, has exposed a few details regarding both the upcoming title’s ...

New ‘Assassin’s Creed’ To Have Viking Setting?

A concept artist working for Ubisoft Milan has sparked rumours that the next Assassin’s Creed game may contain a Viking-based setting, after posting two images depicting Viking ships at sail. Michele Nucera, an artist’s who previous work for Ubisoft includes concept artwork for the recently released Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle title, uploaded the two images ...

Video Games: A Haven For Bad Writing?

It’s not really uncommon to find gamers lampooning the quality of writing within the video game medium in some discussion related to narratives within gaming. The internet is rife with complaints about video game storytelling being inferior to that seen in other media, such as books, films or TV series, and has even had some ...

Why People Love The Witcher 3

The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt is widely considered to be one of the best games to be released over the past few years. The internet is filled with praises for the title and its publisher with many declaring The Witcher 3 to be not only a great game, but a revolutionary one too. These ...

Should Violence Be Used In Video Game Trailers?

There’s no denying that video game trailers are supposed to get people excited about upcoming new titles, so understandably developers and publishers try to do everything in their power to make them as appealing as possible. This could mean including high-speed action sequences with an adrenaline-inducing soundtrack or maybe some emotional scenes from the game’s ...