Title: Dragon Ball Xenoverse Developer: Dimps Publisher: Bandai Namco Platforms: PS3, PS4, PC (played on PS3)
Each new Dragon Ball game offers the same experience with buff men, their hair gleaming, shouting at one another while tossing about colorful rays of energy as if they were footballs until one of them passes out or the show hit its allotted twenty-two minute run time. The games released to pay homage to this classic of the Shōnen genre are often roughly the same as they more often than not focus on reproducing the experience of watching Dragon Ball Z, rather than trying to be a good game in their own right. This was especially evident in 2013’s Dragon Ball [...]
Good news everyone! Steins;Gate is coming to the PS3 and Vita next year from the UK-based publisher PQube.
Originally released in Japan and recently on PC, Steins;Gate is a critically acclaimed visual novel that follows the story of college student and wannabe mad scientist Okabe Rintaro and his group of dorky friends at the Future Gadget Laboratory, where they invent things that are neat, but ultimately worthless. But a broken clock is right twice a day, and after an accident involving a microwave and a banana, Okabe and the crew discover a technology that allows them to send text messages from their cell phones back to the past in a sort of pseudo-time travel. Naturally [...]
Sony announced today that they will throw their hat into the Television provider ring with the new Playstation Vue. The service will give users access to over 75 different cable and standard television channels including Animal Planet, National Geographic, Oxygen, Sprout, Syfy, HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, Comedy Central, MTV, and Nickelodeon for a yet-to-be announced fee. The first trial run of the Vue is rolling out this month for specially selected PS3 and PS4 users, and is expected to launch sometime next year for a general retail release. In addition to working with Sony’s line of videogame consoles, Vue will also be accessible on portable devices like the iPad. [...]
Since the release of Grand Theft Auto 5‘s online component over a year ago, it is only natural to wonder just how many things players have stolen, blown up, destroyed and otherwise committed crimes against over that period of time. Well, thanks to the folks at Rockstar Games, we will not have to wonder much longer, as this nifty chart breaks down the most popular items, clothing, and cars in the game by the number of times they have been used by players online.
As you can see from the statistics, the world has spent a total of 5 million or so hours playing Grand Theft Auto Online over the course of an entire year. That is amazing by any stretch of the imagination and [...]
Assassin’s Creed Rogue releases November 11th. It might seem overshadowed considering Unity is also coming out in the same month. Rogue, which launches on the PS3 and Xbox 360, lets players for the very first time play as an Assassin who rebelled against the Order. This is the first time were given a glimpse of the other side of the reality we normally see in Assassin’s Creed games. You will battle across the North American continent on a quest for revenge during the events of the French and Indian War, a conflict in which the then young American colonies fought against the forces of the nation of France who had allied themselves with the local Native American [...]
An email from GameStop today has announced the fact that the Zombies game mode in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will be returning in the form of some sweet sweet DLC.
“This just in, Zombies are back as part of the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare season pass! Stop by any GameStop to pick up one of the most anticipated games to launch this year, along with 4-multiplayer map packs, Atlas Gorge, and yes – ZOMBIES. All this is available for purchase today GameStop as part of the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare season pass for only $49.99.”
So we don’t know [...]
The first DLC pack for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is adding a fifth playable character. Rejoice as the Handsome Jack Doppelganger Pack introduces Jack the Doppelganger as another playable character to chose from. My nephew, who is playing the game now as we speak, is very excited and cannot wait to play as Jack the Doppelganger.
The first add-on content pack is set to release on November 11th for Xbox 360, PS3, and Steam for just $9.99, however, if you are one of the many who purchased the season pass ($29.99) the Doppelganger Pack is included.
Handsome Jack’s clone is The Doppelganger class which has the ability to summon two Digi-Jacks to fight alongside [...]
For those seeking more content from their Destiny adventure, well your in luck! As the game’s first expansion pack, The Dark Below, arrives this December 9th. It is jam-packed full of new content and challenging missions. This marks the first expansion for the record-setting game since it launched back in September and marks the addition of new story content, weapons and other gear to Bungie’s MMO Shooter.
“Destiny was created as a living universe, which has allowed us to improve the experience post launch in real-time,” says Harold Ryan, President of Bungie. “It also gives us insight into the things players are looking for in new content. We’ve seen from [...]
Though never the biggest fighting game franchise, Dead or Alive had nevertheless managed to carve out a dedicated following that had allowed the long running series to arrive at its fifth installment just recently. An updated version of Dead or Alive 5, subtitled “Last Round”, comes homes on February 17th, and will sport a plethora of new stages, costumes, characters, and customization items to outfit your favorite fighters in.
Among the host of things added to Last Round is the return of the classic Dead or Alive 2 stage The Crimson to the mix. This fan favorite fighting ground boasts the dynamic, destructive environments that fans of the series have come [...]
FarCry 4 will likely be a fairly expansive game, but that didn’t stop the developers from offering up a heaping helping of DLC content for those wishing to get the most from their FarCry experience. While each piece of DLC mentioned in this article is available separately, there will also be a season pass available that will get you all of it for a single, discounted price. So keep that in mind as you read on about the wonders that await you beyond the game’s finale.
Among the goodies included in the season pass are a new day-one mission, a co-op prison break scenario, and a PvP mode where you must battle not only your buddies, but also one of the most [...]