PS4, XBOX ONE, PC / Action / Release: Fall 2014 / ESRB: M

Evolve wins top honors in E3 Game Critics award

By Steve Watts, Jul 01, 2014 11:15am PDT

E3 has come and gone, and all that's left is to formally recognize the games that wowed convention-goers the most. The E3 Game Critics Awards have been announced, and Evolve came out on top.


How Evolve went from hatchling to killer monster app

By Steve Watts, Jun 23, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Evolve is the culmination of a long journey for Turtle Rock Studios. After striking gold with Left 4 Dead, it's taking on another co-op multiplayer fest, this time with another human being in charge of the monstrous threats. I talked to creative director Phil Robb about how ...


Evolve beta coming this fall, DLC coming to Xbox One first

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 9:53am PDT

A new trailer for Evolve debuted during the Microsoft E3 Media Briefing. While it showed more of the 4 vs. 1 action, it also stealthily revealed some new details. Most notably, the beta will be coming this fall and DLC will come to Xbox One first.


E3 MVPs: The games most likely to be seen at today's press conferences

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 7:50am PDT

We break down each of today's press conferences and predict which games are most likely to show up at each.


Evolve to terrorize population in October

By Steve Watts, May 22, 2014 6:30am PDT

Evolve will hit on October 21, 2K and Turtle Rock announced today. For more details check out our brand new preview.


Evolve preview: meet the new Hunters

By Ozzie Mejia, May 22, 2014 5:00am PDT

2K and Turtle Rock have revealed four new Hunters for the monster-hunting Evolve. Shacknews recently had the opportunity to try some of them out.


Evolve 4v1 gameplay video lets you pick your perspective

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 24, 2014 6:30am PDT

If you didn't have a chance to play the game at PAX East, here's the next best thing: a video that lets you see a complete match--from any of the five possible perspectives.


Evolve preview: scratching the surface of Turtle Rock's 4v1 monster game

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 11, 2014 5:00am PST

At the end of one match, Evolve had me shaking. At the end of five, I was utterly convinced: developer Turtle Rock has managed to create another...


Having more than four players would make Evolve too difficult

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 24, 2014 1:00pm PST

In Turtle Rock's upcoming Evolve, a team of four players goes against a lone giant. But why limit the human team to just four? Certainly, the game...


How Evolve learned from Left 4 Dead's AI director

By Steve Watts, Jan 23, 2014 12:55pm PST

Evolve studio heads Chris Ashton and Phil Robb explain how they're using a system similar to Left 4 Dead's AI director to make sure matches don't end after one clash.


Evolve pre-order bonus makes a more fearsome monster

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2014 7:00am PST

2K Games and Turtle Rock have announced pre-order bonuses for Evolve, which includes a new skin at launch and an alternate monster sometime after launch.


How Evolve's co-op compares to Left 4 Dead

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 08, 2014 1:15pm PST

Turtle Rock's Evolve will share a lot of common factors with Left 4 Dead, right down to the need to work together against the game's monster... whichever monster you may be fighting against, that is.


Evolve announced from Left 4 Dead team

By Steve Watts, Jan 07, 2014 8:48am PST

The studio behind Left 4 Dead has announced its next game: Evolve, for release on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One this fall.