Daily Archives: 10/08/2016

Rumor: Details, Images Of Overwatch Character Sombra and Halloween Event Surface Online

The road to the reveal of Overwatch’s next likely character has been long and difficult. What started out as a partial tease for the last new character, Ana, became one of the most in-depth game-related ARGs in recent memory. Overwatch players

[Update] Mafia III Patch With Support For Higher Framerates Is Now Live On PC

Update 10/08/16: 2K has deployed a new patch addressing the FPS concerns. After downloading the patch, players can choose to lock the game at either 30 or 60 FPS, or opt out of framerate locks altogether. They can choose whatever

Watch Our Full Game Club Discussion Of BioShock

This year on The Game Informer Show podcast, we kicked off GI Game Club that has us playing through games and discussing them in detail with our community. We recently tackled the original BioShock from Irrational Games. We want to thank everybody from the

PSA: Try Tales Of Symphonia and Sniper Elite 3 On Steam For Free This Weekend

Steam is offering the chance to try two games for free before you decide to buy them this weekend. For the next 22 hours, you can download and play the classic Gamecube RPG Tales of Symphonia, as well as Sniper

NYCC Trailer For John Wick: Chapter 2 Shows Off New Dog, Old Enemies

The first trailer for John Wick: Chapter 2 premiered at this year’s New York Comic Con, revealing a few scant details about the plot, as well as some of the cast. In the trailer, John Wick finds himself on the

Jeff Minter Is Making A Game Based On An Urban Legend

This one needs a bit of context. Polybius was originally, allegedly an arcade game back in the 1980s. I say “allegedly” because it’s hard to verify the arcade cabinet’s existence. If the machine was real, it apparently induced nausea and

Here's What An NES Version of Overwatch Would Look Like

Overwatch’s team-based, multiplayer action is fine and all, but what if it looked like was a sidescroller from the late ’80s? The new Youtube channel Rkade Soup decided to find out. They’ve turned the game’s iconic characters and locations retro,

The Five Best Games At Oculus Connect 3

I recently had the chance to travel to San Jose to check out some of the games Oculus was showing off for both the standard Oculus setup (headset plus controller), and the new setup taking advantage of the upcoming touch

Watch Tekken 7's Miguel Search For His Sister's Killer By Beating People Up

During a livestream of this week’s Barcelona Games World event, Bandai Namco announced the latest character to join Tekken 7’s roster: Miguel. Miguel is looking to avenge the death of his sister, who was seemingly murdered at her wedding. You

What To Watch This Weekend: League Of Legends, WESG, And Super Smash Bros.

It’s, Fall, which means we’re getting hit with a deluge of blockbuster and indie releases. It also means tournament seasons are picking back up again. We’ll have to wait a bit more until we see several Blizzard games have their