Daily Archives: 06/17/2018

Reader Discussion – Who Are The Best Fathers In Video Games?

It’s Father’s Day, which means fathers around the world are getting phone calls and cards and ties that someone at JCPenny assured you that your dad would want. Gaming has a long history of fathers and relationships between a father and

God Of War Father's Day Trailer Is Surprisingly Sweet And Very Spoiler-Heavy

Last April, Sony Santa Monica unleashed God of War to the game-playing public. Now, Sony is celebrating Father’s Day with a new trailer that focuses on the relationship between Kratos and his son Atreus. The trailer also goes into some

Watch Us Share Our Impressions Of Rage 2's Gameplay

Filmed at E3 2018, Game Informer’s Javy Gwaltney talks about his trip to Avalanche to play Rage 2 and what he learned about the game’s development. You can learn even more about the game by reading Javy’s impressions right here or

Octopath Traveler Won't Receive DLC Because It Is A "Finished Product"

In an interview with Japanese gaming website Dengeki Online and translated by JapaneseNintendo, Octopath Traveler producer Masashi Takahashi confirmed that the game won’t have DLC. Takahashi’s reasoning is that the game as it releases “is the finished product.” This means

Composer Grant Kirkhope's Favorite E3 Memory

In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast recorded at E3 2018, Ben Hanson speaks with Banjo-Kazooie’s composer Grant Kirkhope alongside the director of Hitman 2 Jacob Mikkelsen and the head of design at TT Games Arthur Parsons. You can

Fewer Transformations, More Teamwork

Developer Sumo Digital landed a hit with its 2012 kart-racing game Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. Now, the developer is partnering with Sonic Team, stripping away the non-Sonic characters, and adding a new layer of team-based strategy for Team Sonic

Watch Us Discuss Why Control Was One Of Our Favorite Games At E3

In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Kimberley Wallace, and Brian Shea talk about seeing the behind-closed-doors gameplay demo for Control from Remedy and how it compares to Quantum Break. You can read more

Naughty Dog Co-Founder Jason Rubin's Favorite E3 Memory

In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast,  Oculus’ VP of content Jason Rubin talks about his long history with E3 and what stands out as his favorite memory of all time. He’s joined by the CEO of Jackbox