Daily Archives: 05/04/2017

Xbox One Adds Hard Corps: Uprising, Bullet Soul, Band Of Bugs, And More To Backward Compatibility Library

The library of Xbox 360 games that are playable on Xbox One continues to grow, and while today’s addition isn’t of the magnitude of past announcements, players do have five new Xbox 360 games that are now playable on Xbox

Oculus Announces Closure Of Oculus Story Studio

Virtual reality company Oculus has announced the closure of Oculus Story Studio, the film studio founded by former Pixar employees to create immersive movies using the VR technology. The move comes as a part of Oculus’ shift in focus away

The 10 Best Persona Characters

The Persona series has introduced us to many interesting characters over the years. The casts of the last three mainline entries games are all memorable in their own way, and spin-offs such as Persona 4: Dancing All Night and Persona

GI Show – Our Top 5 RPGs, Ninja Theory Interview

We have a great, big, and funky episode of The Game Informer Show for you today. The June cover story for our magazine focuses on “The Top 100 RPGs Of All Time“. But, since we’re an office of passionate RPG-lovers,

Meet The Berserkers, The Newest Faction In Piranha Bytes' Post-Apocalyptic Action/RPG Elex

We’ve been slowly learning more about Piranha Bytes’ upcoming action/RPG Elex. The post-apocalyptic science-fantasy game is set to feature deep moral choices and a large cast of original characters from different factions. Today, Piranha Bytes released a trailer showing off

Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days Trailer Shows First Extended Look At Gameplay

Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days is a cooperative top-down shooter with a time-bending twist. While that description might not mean much to you now, developer Big Star Games has released the first extended look at gameplay. True to the name, Bloody

Rhythm Action Game Thumper Coming To Switch This Month

As the Switch’s early success becomes more apparent and the system’s library continues to steadily build, more developers are announcing support for the system. The latest is Drool with its rhythm action game Thumper, which is now set to hit

Activision Blizzard Reports Record First-Quarter Financial Results

During today’s Activision Blizzard first-quarter financial call, the publisher announced record results that exceeded expectations. Activision Blizzard reached over $1.7 billion net revenues compared to $1.46 billion in first-quarter 2016. Activision achieved 48 million monthly active users with games like

Overwatch Is Blizzard's Fastest-Growing Franchise

During today’s Activision Blizzard first-quarter 2017 earnings call, the company announced that Overwatch has become the fastest-growing franchise at Blizzard. With over 30 million players accumulated over the course its first year and over $1 billion in revenue, Activision Blizzard

Gnog Review – A Collection Of Pleasant Packages

A popular toy among discerning infants and toddlers is the activity center. It comes in thousands of iterations, but the basic goal is to give children a series of entertaining and noisy switches and levers. Kids fiddle with them endlessly,