Call of Duty: WWII Steam is going to be free for a couple of days, starting this weekend. The multiplayer portion will be available from February 25th, 1 PM PST/4 PM EST/9 PM BEST till February 28th. As with most free trial games, if you wish to purchase the game, your progression will be carried over.
Konami’s spin-off of Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Survive, has been subject to major scrutiny since its announcements – many players felt disappointed and frustrated at Konami’s attempts to extend the Metal Gear Franchise without its creator – that and it’s absurd sci-fi survival setting (which nobody really asked for).
Phil Spencer’s date with destiny began when his father brought home a Sinclair ZX81. Together, they’d play and create games. On stage at the 21st Annual DICE Awards, Spencer appeared wistful as he recalled the fearsome monsters of Ultima Online, and credited the MMORPG for being the first to create a genuine feeling of immersion. He revealed his imagination was captured not by “people in history, but what people have built together and accomplished together” — virtual worlds included. Spencer has stuck with this vision in his role as Xbox Chief:
Codemasters is probably best known for realistic racing games like Grid Autosport, the Dirt series, and yearly F1 releases. Onrush is something a little different. It’s not quite Micro Machines, but it really seems to zero in on arcade flavours rather than straight-up simulation. Game Director Paul Rustchynsky believes this is something that’s missing in today’s console marketplace. He says “gamers are crying out for” an arcade hero. Onrush seeks to fulfil that role not with a cape, but with sick nitro boosts, blazing fast battles, and antics so jaw-dropping Houdini’s eyes would pop out.
A real-time twist on the Catch Me If You Can formula, Somewhere: The Vault Papers positions you in a treacherous whistleblowing case as a fugitive’s assistant. Cat is her name. She’s a journalist gone rogue. After one of her text messages accidentally reaches your number, you’re stuck between two options: destroy the evidence and look even more suspicious, or help her investigate what the hell’s going on. You choose the latter.
When it comes to video games, the rumor mills are constantly churning out ridiculous theories about secret metaphors hidden deep within the games by clever developers. Although most of the time these rumors are dismissed as merely over-imaginative analysis, occasionally we come across claims that are so convincing that they beg for an official confirmation or debunking. Here are 14 such game myths that actually turned out to be completely true.
Final Fantasy XV becomes…Half Life 3? An old video game ethics discussion returns, Fortnite sees big changes, Metal Gear Survive has weird micro transactions, and more stuff happening in games
Sometimes you just need to chill. When life’s hectic pace and noisy clutter are too real, Spectrum‘s brand of abstract 2D platforming might just be the ambient antidote you need.
As of January, Rocket League officially surpassed 40 Million players worldwide. If you are a fan of the DC universe and Rocket League, prepare yourself for an exciting DLC coming on March 5, priced at $4.
EA Sports’ FIFA 18 update 1.09 went live on PC before consoles, as usual. The update features a couple of gameplay changes and additional features.