Day: April 21, 2017
It was a fierce battle for the top-selling game last month, but the results from the NPD Group, which tracks North American software sales, are in. Taking home the title of top-selling game of March 2017 is Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands.… Read the rest
Now that Activision has officially announced Call of Duty: WWII, we know for sure that Sledgehammer Games is bringing the series back to its roots as a historical shooter. One big question we’ve had since the game first leaked, however, is whether Call of Duty would really ditch its action-movie bravado in favor of something more authentic to the setting.… Read the rest
This weekend marks the last full week of work for the Game Informer Interns, but know that our time here has been well spent, and is full of fond memories. Like that one time Ben Hanson barged into the break room to ask me what I was eating that he could smell from his desk.… Read the rest
Friday the 13th: The Game, Gun Media’s highly anticipated survival horror title based on the legendary film franchise, now has a release date: May 26th.
In celebration of the announcement, the developer also put out a new trailer for the game showing (what else?) Jason Voorhees slashing up a whole lot of terrified teens, followed by a pretty clever reveal of the release date itself.… Read the rest
Outlast 2‘s launch trailer has arrived, and it doesn’t shy away from selling the terrifying experience the full game has in store.
While the first game focused on the tried-and-true scares of an abandoned mental institution and scientific experiments gone awry, Outlast 2 shifts the focus to a creepy village in the middle of the Arizona desert, populated by members of a religious sect that believe the end of days is upon them.… Read the rest
Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered‘s Variety Map Pack DLC has finally launched for Xbox One and PC.
The map pack has been available for PlayStation 4 players since the end of March, but Xbox One and PC players can only now get their hands on it.… Read the rest
Target stores have started a fun new advertising campaign for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Mario carts.
To help promote the game, 650 Target stores across the United States have undergone a Mario-themed transformation. Some bollards—those big red spheres outside the store meant to stop runaway cars—have gotten Mario and Luigi coverings, greeting customers as they cross the parking lot.… Read the rest
Keen Games’ Diablo-meets-Minecraft cooperative sandbox RPG Portal Knights has earned rave reviews in Steam early access, and now it’s invading consoles. Starting today, PS4 and Xbox One owners can see what all the hype is about.
The free trail lets players check out the first level of the game either by yourself, with friends online, or via split-screen co-op.… Read the rest