Daily Archives: 09/09/2018

Creating The Subtle Lore Of Call Of Duty's Blackout Mode

Why would a battle royale mode need a story? While visiting Treyarch to learn more about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 for our new cover story, we spoke with Treyarch’s design director David Vonderhaar and co-studio head Dan Bunting

NASCAR Heat 3 Review – Finding Some Grip

There’s a good reason why – whether win or DNF – a driver is always quick to thank the people back at the shop; the people who work their tails off all week so the driver can climb behind the wheel and

How Sega Continues To Create Compelling And Ambitious Adventures In The Yakuza Franchise

Following a tumultuous early-2000s that saw internal strife and change at Sega, the publisher was looking for new paths. Fresh from its exodus from the console-manufacturing business, Sega had to face market realities. Interest in mascot-driven games like Sonic was

Mega Man 11 Introduces The Newest Robot Master Bounce Man

Mega Man 11 is arriving on the scene incredibly soon, to the point where you can download a demo for the three console versions right now. Now Capcom is continuing to rock and roll forward with another new robot master

Report: Yoshinori Ono No Longer In Charge Of Capcom's Fighting Game Division

Yoshinori Ono, the boisterous face of Capcom’s various fighting games, has reportedly been moved to a different position within Capcom. Ryozo Tsujimoto, the son of Capcom’s founder and producer for the Monster Hunter series, has apparently absorbed the fighting game

Trade Secrets: The Making Of A Pokémon Card

Since 1996, the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) has exceeded all expectations. It rode the fever pitch of the Pokémon craze that swept the world in the late ’90s, selling millions of packs around the world. Parents feared their children

Shadow Of The Tomb Raider's Xbox One X Enhancements Detailed

Square Enix and Microsoft have released a trailer showing the Xbox One X enhancements of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Lara Croft’s upcoming globe-trotting adventure from Eidos Montreal. Xbox One X enhancements include 4K at a constant 30 FPS, or