Gaming Timeline

‘Mario Kart 8’ Driving Wii U Sales But Will It Be Enough?

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Prior to the release of Mario Kart 8, sales of the Nintendo’s Wii U console could charitably be called disappointing. The latest iteration in the Mario Kart franchise appears to be just what Dr. Mario ordered but will it be enough to turn the tide against three straight annual losses posted by the company? According… Read more »

‘Mortal Kombat X’ Gore-Fest Will Resemble ‘Injustice: Gods Among Us’

Mortal Kombat X looks like it will be the most gory game in the series.

[ Above video is Rated R for Extreme Violence. Viewer discretion is advised. ] Gamers everywhere have been waiting patiently for information on the next game in the Mortal Kombat series. Since 1992, Mortal Kombat has kept players glued to their controllers through use of extremely graphic violence and interesting storylines. Last week, Ed Boon… Read more »

‘Uncharted 4’ Story, Details Unveiled At E3 2014

'Uncharted 4' story, gameplay details revealed at E3 2014

The Uncharted 4 story and a few more details have been revealed at E3 2014. While the Uncharted 4 release date is still unspecified, it is expected to arrive in early 2015. The story of Uncharted has spanned the globe as Nathan Drake hunts for treasures and mysteries, recruiting various allies in his quest to… Read more »

Minecraft Announced For Xbox One, PS4, Vita

Minecraft for Xbox One

Minecraft was announced for Xbox One, Playstation 4, and Playstation Vita at this year’s E3 gaming convention. Minecraft is a building and mining game created by Markus Persson, known as Notch, and developed by the company Mojang. Since its release on the PC, Minecraft has accumulated millions of users. A version was released for the… Read more »

Zelda Wii U: Where Does It Fall On The Timeline?

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Nintendo made every Zelda fan excited today when they showed off some gorgeous footage from the upcoming Zelda Wii U release (2015). The most impressive aspect – the one that has everyone talking – is the addition of an open world that the player can explore freely (a la Skyrim). The large world building of… Read more »

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege Announced

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege

Ubisoft has announced Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege at this year’s E3 gaming convention. According to IGN, Rainbow Six: Siege is currently in development by Ubisoft Montreal and will be released in 2015. This is a big announcement for fans of the Tom Clancy war-based games, especially since Rainbow Six: Patriots was announced in 2011… Read more »

E3 2014: ‘Sunset Overdrive’ Is Freakin’ Insane!

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If there is one company that knows how to create insane yet fun games, it is easily going to be Insomniac. The psychotic masterminds behind the Resistance Trilogy, Fuse, and of course the Ratchet & Clank Series is now coming out with a brand new game that is freakin’ insane. You can call it their… Read more »

E3 2014: ‘Phantom Dust’ Getting An Xbox One Reboot

Phantom Dust reboot for Xbox One announced

Phantom Dust is one of the original Xbox’s best cult classics. Now the game is getting a reboot for the Xbox One. Phantom Dust was unveiled Monday night during Microsoft’s E3 2014 press conference. While there isn’t a ton of information available yet about the reboot it stands to reason this will be more a… Read more »

E3 2014: ‘Mirror’s Edge 2’ Reboot Redefined

Mirror's Edge 2 Revealed By EA At E3 2013 [Video]

Nearly six years ago, back in 2008, EA and Dice released a title that would innovate the direction of video games in the first-person genre. It would also be a game that would give video gamers a brand new experience they’ve never experienced before. Despite any flaws it may have had, Mirror’s Edge lived up… Read more »

‘Madden NFL 15’ Trailer Brings The Pain For Offenses

Madden NFL 15 brings the pain

A new trailer for Madden NFL 15 has surfaced thanks to E3, and this new video shows Electronic Arts’ continued attempts to make the Madden series as realistic as possible. Aside from visual realism, Madden NFL 15 is trying to bring a greater emphasis on defense. EA has underlined this approach by making Carolina Panthers… Read more »

Tons Of Mortal Kombat 10 Tidbits!

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The annual video game convention E3 is underway, which means lots of breaking news about upcoming titles will be released by the developers themselves. On the list of exciting new releases is Mortal Kombat 10, the long anticipated sequel to the successful fighting game franchise. A slew of information has been shared with the public… Read more »

‘Battlefield: Hardline’ Deluxe Edition Appears On PSN

'Battlefield: Hardline Deluxe Edition' release date and other details revealed on PSN

The Battlefield: Hardline Deluxe Edition has been spotted on PSN and the technical details have been released, at least for what they have planned. The latest in EA’s first person shooter series appears to be a cops and robbers comeback, focusing on military police situations instead of the usual soldiers in a war zone. Seemingly… Read more »

‘Crackdown 3’ Expected To Be Announced At E3

Crackdown 3 to be announced

Among the many expected announcements at this year’s E3 is the unveiling of Crackdown 3 during Monday night’s Microsoft press conference. While the Crackdown 3 rumors are just that right now, all signs point to the announcement of the new game in the now long running series. Industry website Develop was the first to break… Read more »

‘Assassin’s Creed: Unity’ E3 2014 Poster Reveals Four Mystery Men

The 'Assassin's Creed: Unity' E3 2014 poster appears to show four player co-op

A massive Assassin’s Creed: Unity poster for E3 2014 has shown up and appears to feature four assassins. The questions this poster raises will undoubtedly be either answered in Ubisoft’s portion of the expo or further dragged into mystery like their last generation entry for this year. Knowing how they have operated in the past,… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of June 8, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week June 8

Unless you are a PC gamer, the new video game releases for the week of June 8, 2014 do not have much to offer. For the indie PC gaming crowd however, this is a great week with some highly anticipated games making their way onto PC and Mac via Steam. The first new video game… Read more »