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Rejoice! Halo 6 Will, in Fact, Star Master Chief

On this week's Xbox show, we discuss 343's admission of "not enough Master Chief" in Halo 5, give our CoD: WWII impressions, and more!

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:52 am

Beyond: Call of Duty Goes Back To Basics

After almost a decade of laser sights, drones and power-armor, Call of Duty returns to its World War II roots.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:30 am

What Remains of Edith Finch Review

A gorgeous experience that's also one of the finest magical-realism stories in all of video games.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:04 am

HyperX Pulsefire Gaming Mouse Review

Kingston is expanding its HyperX gaming peripheral lineup with the Pulsefire FPS, and it should be competitive right away thanks to quality parts and a sleek yet comfy design.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:43 am

Atlus Apologizes, Updates Persona 5 Streaming Restrictions

The revised guidelines open a majority of the game for streaming and video content.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:40 am

48 Images From the Call of Duty: WWII Trailer

The series returns to its roots with a slick new trailer.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:23 am

Mario Kart 8 DLC Coming to Super Mario Run

The side-scrolling mobile game will soon feature buildings based on Nintendo's popular kart racer.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:02 am

Get a Closer Look at the MvC: Infinite Collector's Edition

Check out a detailed view of the four statues — Iron Man, Captain Marvel, Mega Man, and Chun-Li — included in the upcoming fighter's special edition.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 7:57 am

First Call of Duty: WWII Multiplayer Details Revealed

Activision hints at multiplayer, with more info to come at E3 in June, plus the first tease for a co-op Nazi Zombies mode.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:30 am

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Pre-Release Tournament

Join us as we pit 8 IGN personalities against each other in our pre-release Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 5:57 am

Call of Duty: WWII Ditches Superheroes for Humanity and Horror

Sledgehammer aims to bring the series back to its roots by doubling down on the humanity and horrors of war.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:59 am

Call of Duty: WWII Release Date, Beta Officially Confirmed

Activision has confirmed the release date and beta plans for the next Call of Duty, as well as revealed what parts of WWII the game will explore.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:59 am

Forza Horizon 3: Hot Wheels Expansion Coming Next Month

Forza Horizon 3 takes on stunt driving—and "giant mechanical dinosaurs"—with its next expansion.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:44 am

Gravity Rush 2 Gets Nier: Automata Outfit as Free DLC

A new set of clothes for Kat, based on 2B's outfit from Nier: Automata, will be available for free on May 5.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:38 am

Every Character in MVC Infinite (So Far)

Here are all the heroes and villains we know to be appearing in the upcoming crossover fighting game.

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PlayStation Plus May Free Games Revealed

It's a very strong month for PS4 owners with Plus subscriptions - put some time aside.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:51 am

McDonald's Happy Meals Now Include Mario Toys

Eight toys will be included in Happy Meals until May 22.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:36 am

Nintendo Switch Back In Stock at GameStop Stores This Week

Coincidentally, or perhaps not, the new consoles will be just in time for the new Mario Kart release.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:20 am

A Visual History of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 3

Taking a look back at Warhammer 40,000 — specifically Dawn of War — throughout the years.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 2:00 am

Hacker Jailed for 2 Years After Xbox Live, Minecraft Attacks

The cyber world is now a safer place, but only by a little bit.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:40 am

Playing HotS Isn't Mandatory for New Overwatch Skins

The Oni Genji and Officer D.Va costumes will eventually be available in regular loot boxes.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:14 am

Burnout Creators Announce New Car-Crashing Game

Three Fields Entertainment's vehicular destruction game releases next month for PlayStation 4 and PC.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:00 am

Halo 6 Will Focus on Master Chief After Halo 5 Complaints

343 acknowledges complaints over Halo 5's story mode, which will be addressed in the future.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:52 pm

Little Nightmares Review

Gleefully strange, unceasingly grim, and quietly smart, this is a very different kind of horror game.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:38 pm

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Wants to Raise Money For Children's Charity

An upcoming charity live stream for the popular battle royale game aims to do some good in the world.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 1:00 pm

Heroes of The Storm 2nd Nexus Challenge Rewards Revealed

The latest Heroes of the Storm Nexus challenge gives players weekly unlockable rewards

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:47 am

Mr. Shifty Review

Even a superpowered thief with cool teleportation-like powers can’t undo the sluggish gameplay of Mr. Shifty’s final act.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:06 am

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Preview

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia is promising to shake the series up all over again.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:00 am

Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition Announced

The classic live-action game is heading to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One sooner than later.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 7:45 am

4 Things We Want in a Pokemon Nintendo Switch Game

If Pokemon finds a new home on the Switch, what could Nintendo's home console bring to it?

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 6:49 am

X-COM Creator Introduces New Strategy Game Phoenix Point

Battle constantly evolving mutant hordes while maintaining tenuous relationships with Earth's remaining pockets of humanity.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 5:24 am

New Retro-Inspired Mode Added to GTA Online

The launch of GTAO's newest adversary mode offers a crazy new perspective on races, bonus rewards and a chance to earn a giant "tax rebate" from the San AndreasTreasury.

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Shadow of War: The Unique Look of Mordor's Armies and New Regions

We speak to Monolith Productions about the visual look and feel of all the new enemies, orc tribes, gear, and the massive new regions in Mordor.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 4:15 am

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Release Date Announced

Interlinking statues, light-up Infinity Stones and more are in the Collector's Edition for the latest entry in the Marvel vs. Capcom series.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 4:08 am

Everything You Need to Know About Dawn of War 3

Tracing the four year journey to Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 3, which launches on April 2017.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 4:00 am

Fable Creator Feels 'Reborn' Working on New Game, Legacy

"I can't wait to get back to my computer and work on the feature that I was working on this morning at four o'clock in my hotel room."

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 4:00 am

Super Mario Kart Started Out as an F-Zero Multiplayer Mode

Members of the original development team explain the classic karter's origins.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 12:34 am

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 Launches Without Multiplayer

Decision made so as "not to dilute any potential from the single player experience."

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 12:23 am

Resident Evil 7 'Not a Hero' DLC Delayed

The free DLC has been delayed due to it not being up to the standard fans expect.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 10:51 pm

Dragon Quest Heroes 2 Review

The second round of this hack-and-slash spinoff brings back some old-school DQ flavor but stumbles over some dull non-combat elements.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 4:00 pm

The Walking Dead - A New Frontier Episode 4 Review

Though "Thicker Than Water" ends in thrilling fashion, the path there is far less interesting.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 1:00 pm

Original Tomb Raider Level Now Playable in Browsers

A group of independent developers, OpenTomb, is looking to recreate the first five Tomb Raider games for browsers.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 11:03 am

Overwatch: Three New Maps In the Works

The game's director, Jeff Kaplan, opens up about some of the stuff Blizzard is working on for the team-based shooter.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 7:36 am

Outlast 2 Review

The sequel to 2013's survival horror is even more relentless.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 7:00 am

Call of Duty: WWII Leak Outs Release Date, Beta

Call of Duty: WWII will reportedly feature a co-op mode that tells an "original story" separate from the main campaign.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 5:11 am

Vanquish for PC Seemingly Teased in Bayonetta Port Update

If an image hidden in an update for the PC port of Bayonetta is any indication, Vanquish may also be headed to PC.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 4:34 am

Zelda: Trade Monster Parts for Awesome Gear

Get monster disguises and awesome armor by trading in your monster parts with this secret merchant in Breath of the Wild.

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Puyo Puyo Tetris Review

Mashing two great things together doesn't always work, but Tetris and Puyo Puyo are a great fit in Puyo Puyo Tetris.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 4:00 am

Out This Week: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, La La Land, Dragon Quest Heroes II

The Switch becomes a multiplayer sensation this week while Emma and Ryan dance into your living room.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 4:00 am

Prison Architect Dev's New Game Is a Claustrophobic Departure

Developer Introversion calls its newest game a "very different experience" from Prison Architect.

Posted on 25 April 2017 | 2:00 am