Day: October 27, 2016
Watch Dogs 2‘s release date is approximately two weeks out, and the game has gone gold just in time.
Going gold means that development is completed, so fans can cruise around the streets of San Francisco very soon. The announcement of Watch Dog 2‘s gold status was made via the official Watch Dogs 2 Twitter with a rather interesting animated graphic accompanying it.… Read the rest
In a move that probably surprises no one who is familiar with the history of this video game filmmaker, Uwe Boll has announced his retirement from making movies1. Often disparaged for his live action takes on popular video game franchises, Boll has made many – some would say, loose – interpretations of beloved series including Postal, Rampage, House of the Dead, Alone in the Dark, and BloodRayne.… Read the rest
The Pokémon Sun and Moon demo is breaking records, with over 3.5 million downloads.
The free demo launched earlier this month on the Nintendo eShop, and, according to Nintendo, it’s already achieved the “fastest start for any demo in the history of the Nintendo 3DS system.”
Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima speculates that the huge surge in popularity may be due to lingering Pokémon excitement from Pokémon Go.… Read the rest
[UPDATE] Nintendo also announced today that Pokemon Sun and Moon are the “best pre-selling games in Nintendo history,” though specifics were not provided.
Additionally, the company reiterated that the Pokemon Sun and Moon demo, which reached 3.5 million downloads in its first week, is the “most downloaded demo on the Nintendo 3DS eShop in Nintendo history.”
The original story is below.… Read the rest
In case you missed it, the recent Nintendo Switch trailer gave us our first look at the company’s newest system. The rather cool footage showed off many1 different combinations and uses for the new gaming device. Through the trailer, we learned that the Switch can operate both as a console device and a portable handheld as well as a portable console with a built in screen2.… Read the rest