Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Kickstarter Compendium

Our regularly revised feature keeps you up to date on the Kickstarter games worth watching, and helps you track projects both before and after they’re funded. Welcome to the Kickstarter Compendium, a gathering of games and game-related projects that we’ve

PSA: Splatoon 2 Global Testfire Available March 24-26

Nintendo announced the dates for Splatoon 2’s Global Testfire today. The one-weekend preview will be available to Switch owners worldwide via a free download from Nintendo’s eShop from March 24-26.  Players who participate in the event will be able to

Science-Fiction Weekly – Mass Effect Andromeda, Star Wars Rebels, Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Starbucks is to thank for a planet name in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. During a SXSW keynote, the film’s director Gareth Edwards said the planet Scarif came from a Starbucks barista hearing his name wrong. The barista wrote

BlizzCon 2017 Dates Announced

The Anaheim Convention Center has always hosted BlizzCon, a two-day celebration of the games of Blizzard. Twelve years after the first event way back in 2005, Blizzard has announced the dates for BlizzCon 2017. The annual event will be held

Razer BlackWidow X Ultimate Gaming Keyboard Review

Editor’s note: IGN is ramping tech and hardware reviews back up, one product category at a time. We’re kicking off with deep dives into some of the best-of-the best headsets, GPUs, Mice, Monitors, and keyboards from the last few years.

Sony Offering Discounts On Upcoming Indies With Play Collective Promotion

A new promotion called Play Collective begins today on PS4,  which will provide a 20 percent discount for six new titles as they launch on the PS Store. With a new discounted title launching every week from March 21 until

Free-To-Play MMO Trove Launches Today On PlayStation 4, Xbox One

It’s been a while since our PC preview of Trion Worlds’ Trove. Following an open beta for console, the free-to-play MMO launched today for PS4 and Xbox One, letting console gamers join the fight against the Shadow’s evil forces. Trove’s

Starbreeze Signs On As Publisher For System Shock 3

Today, Starbreeze announced a publishing deal with Otherside Entertainment to bring System Shock 3 to PC and other platforms. Starbreeze, a developer known for Payday 2, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, and two Chronicles of Riddick games, has recently been

Grand Theft Auto Online – Cunning Stunts: Special Vehicle Circuit Update Is Now Live

Even with Red Dead Redemption 2 set to launch later this year, Grand Theft Auto Online just won’t stop dragging us back in with wild new content. The latest update for Grand Theft Auto V’s massively popular multiplayer suite is now

Early Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Concepts Show Link Without An Arm, Minish People, And More

This morning, Nintendo released a three-part, behind-the-scenes video series discussing the development of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Many of the details of the documentary were covered during Nintendo’s GDC panel, like early ideas revolving around aliens,