Ultra Street Fighter 4 launches on PS4 today with multiple bugs

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 10:10pm PDT

The Street Fighter 4 generation is roughly seven years old, but today's Ultra Street Fighter 4 launch on PlayStation 4 may have been the most tumultuous launch yet, with users reporting severe bugs.


Vulcan doubles eSports prize pool

By Tad Huempfner, May 26, 2015 3:20pm PDT

Fantasy eSports website Vulcan is increasing their competitive gaming prize pool, making their prize pool the second largest in eSports.


Yoshi's Woolly World Amiibo compatibility extends to over 25 figures

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 2:50pm PDT

Yoshi's Woolly World's Amiibo compatibility will go beyond the new Yarn Amiibo, with over two dozen Super Smash Bros. and Super Mario Bros. Amiibo set to give Yoshi a new look.


Killing Floor 2 update visits Volter Manor

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Tripwire Interactive is adding to Killing Floor 2's current limited map selection with the Early Access game's latest update, taking teams to the stormy fronts of Volter Manor.


"Good news... I look forward to kicking the tires a bit tonight"

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Game of Thrones-inspired Tabletop RPG Armello heads to PlayStation 4 in Sept.

By Tad Huempfner, May 26, 2015 1:30pm PDT

The Game of Thrones-inspired tactical card game RPG is slated for a fall release on PS4 with enhanced graphics and extra playable characters.


"I've had a lot of fun with this game on PC, should suit the PS4 nicely. I've met the dev's a ..."

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Oculus acquires Surreal Vision in hopes to bring the real world to VR

By Daniel Perez, May 26, 2015 1:16pm PDT

Oculus has announced they have acquired Surreal Vision to hopefully bring the real world into the world of virtual reality.


"Ever wonder what the bottom of an avatar's shoe looks like? https://youtu.be/pXN7vLPsDSM"

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Extreme Exorcism uses your moves against you later this year

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 11:40am PDT

Announced late last year, indie developers Golden Ruby Games and Ripstone Publishing are bringing Extreme Exorcism to some additional platforms. To celebrate, they've conjured up a spooky new trailer.


Humble Nindie Bundle offers Wii U and 3DS game bundles for the first time

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 11:11am PDT

Until now, Humble Bundle has mostly dealt in the realm of PC, Mac, and Linux games. For the latest bundle, however, they're offering up bundles for Wii U and 3DS indie games.


"If I get this, this brings 4 platforms I end up owning Guacamelee on."

- Sailor of Fortune see all 14 comments

Battlefield 4 Spring Patch debuts Gun Master mode

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 11:00am PDT

Battlefield 4 reminds players that there's more than one active Battlefield game at the moment and the Spring Patch has introduced some major fixes, as well as a new game mode making its triumphant return from Battlefield 3: Close Quarters.


Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare battles for Supremacy next week

By Daniel Perez, May 26, 2015 10:32am PDT

Activision has announced Advanced Warfare's next DLC pack, called Supremacy, will land on Xbox first next week.


Guitar Hero Live adds Tenacious D, Pearl Jam, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 9:53am PDT

It's a new Tuesday and that means more tracks from Guitar Hero Live. This week, Activision and Freestyle are adding another dozen tracks from artists like Tenacious D, Pearl Jam, and others.


Battlefield Hardline reveals 'Criminal Activity' expansion

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 9:45am PDT

Battlefield Hardline is still looking to clean up crime on the streets, with EA and Visceral revealing the game's first multiplayer expansion, called "Criminal Activity."


"If the BFHStats are to be believed its dead across most of the platforms except for the PS4 for ..."

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GOG.com celebrates adding Telltale Games to its catalog with Game of Thrones sale

By Ozzie Mejia, May 26, 2015 9:12am PDT

GOG.com is adding the Telltale Games catalog with optional GOG Galaxy support. To celebrate, Game of Thrones will be offered for 40 percent off for the rest of the week.


Game of Thrones: Sons of Winter Impressions: Fourth Verse, Same as the First

By Steven Wong, May 26, 2015 9:00am PDT

Game of Thrones: Sons of Winter is the fourth installment of the six episode game series. After being beaten down time and again, it might finally be time for House Forrester to strike back. Unfortunately, the world has a tendency to hit back harder. Check out how well we th...


PlayStation 4-exclusive Until Dawn release date announced

By Daniel Perez, May 26, 2015 8:35am PDT

Players will finally be able to learn what exactly is going on in Until Dawn's log cabin in August 2015.

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