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The Evolution of RPG Archetypes

Seems like every game is an RPG these days. At this point we fully expect the next chapter of Tetris to tout 'RPG elements!' on the box. It's the cliché of our times. But saying something has been inspired by RPGs usually means more than 'it has numbers and a skill tree.' Just about anything with even a whiff of ...

Next-gen must 'blow people away' says Witcher dev

Marcin Iwinski says platforms need to astonish gamers to succeed, calls for greater communication between creators and gamers. Sony and Microsoft must 'blow people away' with their next-generation platforms if the systems are to succeed in a changed games market, according to CD Projekt Red CEO Marcin Iwinski. ...

DayZ creator taking two months off to climb Mt. Everest

Dean Hall spending sabbatical in Nepal climbing world's tallest mountain, promises development on standalone zombie game won't be affected. DayZ creator Dean Hall is taking his skills to new heights. The developer explained on his blog today (via Kotaku) that he is taking a two-month sabbatical to climb Mt. Everest, the world's tallest mountain. ...

Call of Duty: Ghosts outed by British retailer, box art leaked

British retailer Tesco might have accidently leaked the nextCall of Duty game ahead of Activision's big reveal. A product listing on Tesco Direct -- which has since been removed -- showedCall of Duty: Ghosts along with box art for Xbox 360 and PS3, complete with the official Infinity Ward logo. Pay no mind to the release date as it is ...

Monaco Delayed for Xbox Live Arcade

Indie heist game Monaco: What's Yours Is Mine will not release on Xbox Live Arcade on Wednesday, April 24 as initially planned. In a statement on its Facebook page, the developer wrote: 'We just discovered that there is an issue which requires that we push back our Xbox Live arcade game release date a little. We've already submitted an update to ...

Hey UCF fans, Zombie Nation is in NCAA Football 14

As a UCF alumni, this is pretty freaking awesome.The song "Kerncraft 400" will be featured in this yearNCAA Football 14. The extremely catchy Zombie Nation song is a crowd favorite as many stadiums across the college football landscape, but it has becomethe song of Bright House Networks Stadium. Oooooh, oooooh, oh, oh, oh, ooooh... yea, you can see why it's ...

Borderlands 2: Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep Revealed

The name of the next story add-on for Borderlands 2 has been revealed. Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep was outed via a since-deleted tweet from Gearbox lead writer Anthony Burch, which contained an image seen below. The image seems to confirm content Gearbox teased at PAX East in March, which involved Tina leading a game of Bunkers & Badasses, a ...

Dyad Review

Dyad is an entertaining collection of clever gameplay mechanics made more exciting by a trippy presentation. The Good Intriguing mix of gameplay mechanics lead to a unique experience Fantastic audio design that evolves according to your ...

Dragon's Crown also gets a PS3 and Vita release date

Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut wasn't the only PlayStation game to get a release date today. Atlus has revealed on the Sony blog thatDragon's Crown will be released for the PS3 and Vita on August 6. For those unfamiliar,Dragon's Crownis a 2D action beat-em-up -- exclusive to the PS3 and Vita -- that features four-person co-op play, six character classes, ...
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