VGX 2013 News


VGX attracts 1.1 million viewers, producers prep for next year's show

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 17, 2013 4:00pm PST

Spike TV plans on doing another VGX next year, thanks to the success of this year's revamped show.


"What was horrible about it btw? I didn't watch, just curious... If it's bad choices for the ..."

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2013 Spike VGX winners recap

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 10:45pm PST

Even with a fresh rebranding, it was easy to miss that this year's newly-dubbed VGX did, in fact, feature awards. Some things never change. But indeed, awards were handed out, including Game of the Year going to Grand Theft Auto 5 and Naughty Dog taking home honors for Studi...


"No they didn't because GTAV was nominated for best Xbox and Playstation game. "

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Titanfall shows off new Titan classes

By Steve Watts, Dec 07, 2013 6:05pm PST

Respawn showed off trailers tonight that debuted two new Titan classes, the Ogre and the Stryder.


"You're right I should have looked more closely. Wouldn't be surprised if PC version was delayed ..."

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Thief gets a companion app and new story trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 5:13pm PST

Tonight has been a big night for Square Enix's Thief. A new story-based trailer debuted at tonight's VGX, shortly after new details of an accompanying companion app were revealed.


"There was a considerable element of the fantastic in the previous games, yes. Earlier looks at ..."

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Hello Games debuts No Man's Sky

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 4:49pm PST

Indie studio Hello Games, makers of Joe Danger, debuted a trailer for an upcoming sci-fi next-gen title called No Man's Sky.


"I don't understand all the love for this!!!?? there's a reason in every game studio there's a ..."

- shora farahani see all 43 comments

Game of Thrones from Telltale confirmed

By Steve Watts, Dec 07, 2013 4:40pm PST

Telltale has confirmed the Game of Thrones video game adaptation. It will be coming in 2014.


"It's based on the TV show, not the books (hence the logo, music, and HBO logo at the end). ..."

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Broken Age debuts Shay, still on track for January

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 4:24pm PST

Double Fine's Broken Age has been given a January release window, just as Tim Schafer showed off co-main character Shay, voiced by Elijah Wood.


"Joel McHale put Tim Schafer on the spot and his reply to when the game would be released was ..."

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South Park: The Stick of Truth trailer demonstrates potent attacks

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 4:13pm PST

South Park: The Stick of Truth debuted a new trailer at this year's VGX. The video shows off exactly what you'd expect from a South Park game: timing-based fart attacks! Allow Eric Cartman to demonstrate!


"If you want a JRPG there are plenty to choose from... I'd rather spend my time playing the game ..."

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Quantum Break debuts first gameplay video

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 3:45pm PST

Remedy Entertainment's Sam Lake appeared on this year's VGX to show off the first gameplay video for Xbox One-exclusive Quantum Break.


"Literally, the grayest, brownest game I've ever seen in my entire life. No buys for you, ugly game!"

- MechaAlvin see all 4 comments

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze swings in February 21 with Cranky Kong

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 3:30pm PST

Cranky Kong is coming to Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and his arrival also heralds a release date: February 21 on Wii U!


"They did confirmed Wii Pro Controller support, so it looks like the motion control may be gone."

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Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition coming to Xbox One and PS4 in 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 3:18pm PST

Lara Croft made a surprise appearance in a new trailer revealed for Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, set to come to Xbox One and PS4 next year.


"I wouldn't call this a remake, it's simply getting the screen resolution and texture fidelity PC ..."

- Younanomous see all 11 comments

Tales from the Borderlands coming from Telltale and Gearbox in 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 3:07pm PST

The VGX kicked off with a world premiere trailer from Telltale Games and Gearbox Studios, who are collaborating on Tales From The Borderlands, a new episodic take on the Borderlands universe set to come in 2014.


"I was wrapping Game of Thrones in with Borderlands as "these projects" for late 2014. :) I ..."

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Watch the 2013 VGX here

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 2:00pm PST

Spike TV and Game Trailers are teaming up to stream the re-dubbed VGX Awards live at 6pm EST (3pm PST). Watch the show live and join the conversation below.


"They used to be a big bombastic stage awards show with the caliber of people presenting awards ..."

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Spike Video Game Awards rebranded VGX

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 15, 2013 2:30pm PST

Are you ready for the "next generation of Spike TV's Video Game Awards"?


"They had a running joke: his avatar-self in a video game up for award would shout expletives at ..."

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