2015 has been a big year for video games. From the controversies, to the triumphs, to the surprise releases, to the car-smashing, supervillain wrecking, crime solving, tear jerking, necrophage slaying gameplay, it’s safe to say 2015 brought a few eventful memories to be nostalgic of a few decades from now. From a bigger perspective, 2015 has opened even more doors for the video game industry and its wonderful community for 2016. But before we get to that, let’s look back to the biggest and best releases the golden year of 2015 has blessed us with. DISCLAIMER: NONE OF THESE ENTRIES ARE
Star Wars: The Force Awakens to Turn into Lego GameFor those looking forward to an actual video game adaptation for the highly acclaimed Star Wars: The Force Awakens, get ready to have your dreams crushed/fulfilled (no in between) as Warner Bros. Interactive has announced that Star Wars: The Force Awakens will turn into a Lego game. The game, entitled Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens is being developed by TT Games, the studio behind Lego games. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens will feature characters from the film such as Finn, Rey, Poe, Kylo Ren, Han Solo, and BB-8. Check out
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Releasing this SummerAfter teasing an "official leak" yesterday on Platinum Games' official Twitter, Activision has finally announced that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan will be available this Summer. You can check out the official trailer here. YouTube™ Video: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Mutants in Manhattan Announce Trailer Views: 860,106Battle alongside your brothers through the sewers, subways, and streets of NYC to take down Shredder and Krang's evil organization, Foot by Foot. Rise of the Tomb Raider now Pre-Loading on SteamThe acclaimed 2015 game Rise Of The Tomb Raider will be available for pre-loading, which means you'll be able to
What You Didn't Know About the Norwegian High School with eSports on its TimetablesMost of you who keep up with 9gag or pop culture entirely will have heard about the Norwegian high school who now has eSports and gaming as a new subject in their timetable. Here's a few more info about their new gaming classes. Games like Dota 2, League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive are some of the subjects to be taught in the gaming classes of Garnes Vidaregaande Skule, Norway, marking them the first school to offer gaming related classes as an elective in the world. The classes will
Femme Fatale has always looked good on pixels. Be it sex appeal or just outright badassery, these video game women has made huge waves in the gaming community. Faith, Mirror's EdgeMirror’s Edge is on top as one of the best games I have ever played in my life, and Faith plays a big role for all that acclaim. Athletic to the core and possessing a hatred towards the corrupt government, Faith is the ultimate definition of female badassery. While experiencing the adrenaline of parkouring above the buildings of Mirror’s Edge, Faith’s physical strength makes you forget you’re not controlling a male character.
Nintendo Releases Details on New Console 'Nintendo NX'Nintendo has revealed details of its up and coming new console, the Nintendo NX, and it looks like it's moving away completely from Wii. Not much has been revealed, though we know have a rough idea what the NX will look like. Classic shoulder buttons and analog sticks are part of the design. It has been reported that Nintendo intend to release a console that function more like a gaming platform while also featuring a handheld device, and the card slot and built-in speaker further suggests gaming on-the-go. The whole controller would function as
If you're a little confused how digital game downloads work and have no idea what a 'game key' is or how to use it, don't worry - you're not alone! Simply follow the below step-by-step guide and you'll be downloading and playing your game in no time! GAME PLATFORM The first thing you need to know when buying a game is which platform it is on. This will be shown in the top left of the game tile and on the product page under the title image (see images below) You will also be reminded in the shopping cart the platform
New Batman Game Being Developed by Telltale Games, Set to Release in 2016Tired of WB ruining every potential Batman games? What a time to be alive, as Telltale Gameshas announced development of a brand new Batman game set to be released in 2016. Originally posted by Kevin Bruner, Co-Founder and CEO of Telltale Games:“At Telltale, we’ve been honored to bring our unique approach to interactive storytelling to some of the biggest entertainment franchises in the world, and we’re excited to announce that we’ll soon be exploring what it means to be Batman in an all-new series starting next year. This iteration
Netflix to Develop New Video Game Based on Netflix Series 'Narcos'Following the surrounding hype of Netflix's hit series Narcos which was released earlier this year, the creators are aiming to further boost its popularity by releasing a video game based on Narcos. Originally posted by Netflix US's official Twitter:Yes, one of our engineers made a @NarcosNetflix video game. Press any key to get plata or plomo. http://gorch.com/npop/The game will be available for PC, but not on any other consoles. Narcos is a story of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar and the efforts from the U.S. government to bring him to justice.
Fallout 4 Beta Patch to arrive on Steam next week!Bethesda has said to expect the first beta patch for Fallout 4 to arrive next week. Originally posted by Bethesda:“The freedom in our games can lead to unintentional consequences that are sometimes bad, when the game combines too many unexpected elements at once. Given the scale and complexity of the systems at work, especially when allowing you to build your own settlements, and we’d like to thank our amazing QA staff who worked as hard as anyone to break the game so we could fix it during development."They go on to state