Daily Archives: 01/10/2017

As Rift Trial Gets Underway, Oculus Slams ZeniMax Lawsuit As 'Wasteful'

As the court case gets underway between Oculus and ZeniMax Media regarding the alleged misappropriation of intellectual property, Oculus representatives are still firing public salvos across the bow of its opponent.  Today Oculus issued a statement to Upload VR, saying,

Science-Fiction Weekly – Star Wars: Episode VIII, Rebels, Thor: Ragnarok

This week’s editorial is starting on a strange note, but I feel it’s something we all need to discuss. I’m beginning to think movie director Zack Snyder has homed in on my childhood and wants to destroy everything that I

A Spoiler-Filled Discussion Of Final Fantasy XV's Finale

Final Fantasy XV finally released at the end of November, and several editors here at Game Informer have now invested 50 hours (or more) into the experience. We’ve seen the credits roll, but we also still have questions.  Join me,

Overwatch Devs Reveal Oasis' New Lore And Secrets

Needless to say, we love Overwatch. While Blizzard released a quick video fly-through of its newest map Oasis, we wanted to learn more about the evolution of its design. We Skyped in Overwatch’s lead writer Michael Chu and assistant game

Blizzard Gives Us A Revealing Tour Of Overwatch's Oasis Map

Needless to say, we love Overwatch. While Blizzard released a quick video fly-through of its newest map Oasis, we wanted to learn more about the evolution of its design. We Skyped in Overwatch’s lead writer Michael Chu and assistant game

Inventor Elon Musk Can't Get Enough Of Overwatch, Either

When he’s not developing a new fleet of electric cars, building spaceships, or brainstorming a next generation high-speed transportation system, Elon Musk likes to unwind like we all do, by powering up a video game.  In an interview with Y

Bandai Namco Launches Tales Of Berseria Demo On PS4, Steam

Today Bandai Namco released a playable demo of its upcoming JPRG Tales of Berseria on both Steam and PlayStation 4.  Berseria the first Tales game to give a female protagonist the top billing on her own. Previously, Tales of Xillia’s

SteelSeries Rival 300 Gaming Mouse Review

Competitive PC gaming has evolved from the small LAN parties of yesteryear to a high-stakes, global competition that is modern eSports, and the simple two-button mouse that every gamer needs has had to evolve as well. Configurations for gaming mice are

For Honor Closed Beta Arrives January 26

Today Ubisoft announced its the closed beta for its upcoming medieval multiplayer brawler, For Honor, is starting on January 26. The melee-centric game pits knights, vikings, and samurai against one another in fights to the death. For the beta, Ubisoft

The Year Of The Shooter: How The Genre Came To Rule 2016

This article originally appeared in Game Informer issue #285. For many, 2016 will be remembered as a year filled with turmoil, world-wide anxiety, and grief over the deaths of talented artists. However, in the world of video games, perhaps what