Daily Archives: 08/05/2017

Reader Discussion – What Game Needs Crossplay?

Fellow Game Informer editor Imran Khan yesterday opined about how Sony’s hesitance to enter the world of wider crossplay with the PlayStation 4’s third-party multiplatform titles. It’s an issue worth talking about, both because it speaks to how companies can shift their

Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Trailer Focuses On Chloe And Her Stepdad's Relationship

Though it won’t feature Ashley Burch as Chloe Price, Life is Strange: Before the Storm should offer fans plenty of the heroine’s brand of spunk, bite, and kindness.  The latest trailer delves into the relationship between Chloe and her new

What The Heck Is This? Episode 11

We cover a lot of big, well-known games here at Game Informer. Thanks to these efforts, you (hopefully) know all about the next big franchise, or the highly-anticipated new game from that notable indie developer What about those random games

Everything You Need To Know About The Kingdom Hearts Story

Excitement is at an all-time high for Kingdom Hearts III. In the past few months Square Enix has given us two meaty trailers, shown off a Toy Story world created with direct input from Pixar, and announced a 2018 release

See What Mario Kart 8's Worlds Look Like Outside The Track

As a racing game, it makes sense that Mario Kart 8 plants you firmly within its tracks most of the time. But what if there’s a larger world out there to explore? Youtube channel Shesez has broken the limits of

Rime Headed To Switch In November

Rime is a methodical, contemplative puzzle game we mostly enjoyed. Despite how easy the puzzles were, the world and story of a boy washed up on a desolate, mysterious island pulled us through its relatively short run time. PlayStation 4, Xbox

Middle-Earth: Shadow Of War Has Microtransactions

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War is building on its much-lauded Nemesis system with – you guessed it! – microtransactions. To help build up their army of orcs and followers, players will be able to purchases loot chests, experiences boosts, and War

What To Watch This Weekend: Dota 2, Overwatch, And Smite

We’re in for some real big tournaments in the coming weeks. The Dota 2 International may be taking a break after today, but that’s only going to lead to the main stage next week, which is when all eyes will

Replay – Metal Gear Solid: Twin Snakes

Video game remakes may seem like a relatively new thing, but they’ve been around longer than you may remember. Two of the biggest ones to date both debuted on GameCube. Along with Capcom’s stunning remake of Resident Evil, Konami brought

Little Orbit CEO On Delivering Unsung Story: "We're Not Asking Anyone To Have Blind Faith In Us"

As we reported earlier this week, developer Playdek abandoned the Yasumi Matsuno-involved Kickstarter Unsung Story and sold it to publisher Little Orbit. Not being known for games like Unsung Story, or non-licensed games in general, the move was odd and