Daily Archives: 06/12/2018

I Played Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu With The Poké Ball Plus

Pokémon, at least the mainline core Pokémon RPGs, don’t usually have a big presence at E3. A quick hands-on isn’t a great way to showcase a huge RPG, so Pokémon games are usually relegated to a trailer or an interview

Impressions And Details From 50 Minutes Of Gameplay

At this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo, I attended CD Projekt Red’s first live demonstration of Cyberpunk 2077, a project that was announced in 2012, and remained in development until it was officially unveiled at Microsoft’s press conference just a couple

Splatoon 2's Octo Expansion Is Releasing June 13, New Amiibo Introduced

At the close of the Nintendo-run Splatoon 2 tournament at E3, Nintendo announced that the anticipated DLC expansion for the game would in fact be released tomorrow on June 13. The Octo Expansion includes a new single player campaign that

Microsoft's Tease Of The Next-Gen Xbox "Scarlet"

In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Imran Khan, Kyle Hilliard, and Ben Reeves talk about Phil Spencer’s subtle hints during E3 2018 about what Microsoft is planning for their next generation of hardware that’s currently

Five Things You Need To Know About The Division 2

The Division is back, and the sequel is taking the train down the coast to our nation’s capital. Turns out New York City isn’t the only devastated major metropolis; the virus spread throughout world, leaving countless dead, crippling economies, and

Resident Evil 2 Remake Changes The Structure For Claire And Leon's Interactions

Capcom announced the remake to Resident Evil 2 three years ago and showed it for the first time at E3 this year, exciting fans eager to play a new imagining of one of the most well-loved classics in the venerated

Taking To The Open Seas

When Skull & Bones debuted at E3 2017, fans heralded it as the full pirate experience of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag without taking any breaks from the naval action. As Joe Juba pointed out when he played it last

What We Learned From Death Stranding's Gameplay

In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Imran Khan, Kyle Hilliard, and Ben Reeves talk about the reveal of Death Stranding’s gameplay at Sony’s E3 2018 press conference. It looks like Hideo Kojima likes walking? Subscribe

Did Bethesda Reveal The Elder Scrolls VI Too Early?

In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Imran Khan, Kyle Hilliard, and Ben Reeves talk about Todd Howard’s shocking reveal of both Starfield and The Elder Scrolls VI even though there weren’t any big details to

Gambit Trailer Shows Off The New Mode

A new trailer for Destiny 2: Forsaken’s hybrid PvPvE Gambit mode explains the game’s rules. The team-based mode begins with players killing non-player enemies to collect motes, which players can deposit to earn points, slow the other team’s progress, and invade the team’s