Day: June 14, 2019

John Wick Hex will let you watch your murder ballets in replay
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John Wick Hex will let you watch your murder ballets in replay

John Wick Hex turns the purest action film series of the past decade into a more cerebral strategy game, letting you choose your actions, plan your murder ballet, and see how it all plays out. It’s a smart way to capture the feeling of being John Wick through gameplay, but the question we’ve been asking since we saw the first trailer is whether the game will have a replay function. read more

Despite fan backlash, The Avengers devs have “no plans to change our character designs”
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Despite fan backlash, The Avengers devs have “no plans to change our character designs”

Since the upcoming Avengers game was revealed at Square Enix’s E3 conference earlier this week, it seems that some expectant fans have been less than thrilled about their heroes’ appearances in the gameplay trailer shown. People have taken to Twitter to criticise the lack of resemblance between the characters they know (and love) from the big screen, and the versions they’ve seen in the game so far – but it sounds like the game’s developers have no plans to change them in response. read more

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is a loving ode to Donkey Kong Country
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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is a loving ode to Donkey Kong Country

Playtonic has announced that it’s releasing Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, an indirect sequel to the first game released back in 2017. In this new addition to the series, Playtonic has taken the game in a totally different direction with Impossible Lair, leaving the realms of 3D and transitioning to a 2.5D platformer in the vein of Donkey Kong Country – but with less bananas. read more