Daily Archives: 03/20/2018

February 2018 NPD – Here There Be Monsters

The NPD has released numbers for February 2018, which places Capcom’s Monster Hunter: World on top of the software charts. Hardware made a strong showing all around, with the PS4 coming out on top. Overall, February spending on video game hardware,

The Best Indie Games Of GDC 2018

Game Developers Conference features an annual convergence of some of the best minds in the video game industry, and many of them have games to show. GDC typically features a huge slate of independent games, and this year is no

New Gameplay Today – R.B.I. Baseball 18

Major League Baseball returns to ballparks in just a week, but if you can’t wait that long to get your fix, you can get a jump start on season in R.B.I. Baseball 18, available now on Xbox One and PlayStation,

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Review – A Bloody Good Party

Vermintide 2 shamelessly wears its influences on its sleeve. A love letter to both Left 4 Dead and Diablo, the game casts you as a party of characters fending off an invading army of rat-men (called Skaven), orcs, and all

Far Cry 5 Executive Producer Discusses Length Of Game

In a recent interview with Gamespot, Far Cry 5’s executive producer Dan Hay speculated that players will be able to get through its main missions in about 25 hours. However, with side quests and recreational activities to do in between

Science-Fiction Weekly – Surviving Mars, Vicious Attack Llama Apocalypse, Tesla Vs. Lovecraft

Gaming’s digital marketplaces are flush with new science-fiction experiences this week. If you’re in the market for a twin-stick shooter that pits heavily armed mechs against angry llamas that explode into bloody smears, there’s finally a game out there for

Hyper Light Drifter, Nidhogg 2, And Crashlands Coming To Switch This Year

Indie games have flourished on Nintendo Switch during its first year of life, and more high-profile games are en route. Nintendo today announced three more indie titles for Switch. Hyper Light Drifter leads the pack. The Zelda-inspired title from Heart

Nintendo Releases List Of Top Ten Selling Indie Titles On Switch

For the first time ever, Nintendo has released a list of the top-selling independent games life-to-date on Switch. The actual life-to-date sales numbers were not released, but head of partner management for Nintendo’s publisher and developer-relations department Damon Baker presented

Overwatch's Latest Hero Brigitte Now Live On All Platforms

The Overwatch hero with the most confusing name in the series, Brigitte (pronounced “brig-eat-uh” and rhymes with Vegeta), is now available on PC and consoles. Brigitte is the daughter of defense hero Torbjörn. As a support character, Brigitte heals teammates

Ubisoft Avoids Vivendi Takeover

The saga of multimedia conglomerate Vivendi’s encroaching influence over Ubisoft has only grown over the past two years. In the end, it was announced today that Vivendi will be backing away by relinquishing its 27.3 percent stake in Ubisoft.  Guillemot