All News tagged with 'Announcement'

Weekend Announcements April 21st-23rd: Save the Ninja Clan and Sylvio 2

The weekend brought along two new announcements, both of which are console exclusive to the Xbox One.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Night Trap Gets a 25th Anniversary Edition

When gamers across the world woke up yesterday morning, a re-release of 1992's Night Trap was probably the furthest thing from their minds. But developer Screaming Villains surprised the industry by announcing just that.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 53 comments

Forza Horizon 3's Hot Wheels Expansion Announced

Playground Games has today announced details of "Hot Wheels", Forza Horizon 3's second expansion pack which will be available on May 9th.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 111 comments

Zen Studios Announces Infinite Minigolf for Consoles

Zen Studios of Castlestorm and Pinball FX fame has announced that they're bringing their new golf title to consoles, Infinite Minigolf, featuring up to 8 player multiplayer, loads of cusomisation options and a course creator.

Posted 5 days ago by Chewie, 16 comments

The Jackbox Party Pack 4 Announced, Featuring Fibbage 3

Jackbox Games has been making players chuckle, or even guffaw uproariously, since the 1990s. Following The Jackbox Party Pack 3, their next entry will be -- surprise, surprise -- The Jackbox Party Pack 4. It's got Fibbage!

Posted 6 days ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Call of Duty Counts Down to WWII

If you've been on the internet in 2017, you've probably seen the rumor that Call of Duty would be returning to a World War II setting this year. While it's not technically confirmed, it's all but there thanks to a new countdown.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 100 comments

Bandai Namco Unveils Code Vein

After piquing the internet's curiosity with last week's #PrepareToDine Twitter campaign, Bandai Namco have now announced the teased title in an official capacity. Meet Code Vein.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Weekend Announcements April 14-16th: Heroes of Normandie, Naruto and More

The Easter weekend is over and our chocolate hoard is likely diminished by now. Despite the four day weekend in many areas, there were still four new titles that were announced over those days.

Posted 10 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Officially Revealed

EA has officially revealed Star Wars Battlefront II at the Star Wars Celebration event in Orlando. The sequel will feature a single-player campaign and characters from all three eras of the franchise.

Posted 15 days ago by Marc Caccamise, 57 comments

Mulaka Confirmed for Xbox One and PS4

Following a successful run on Steam Greenlight, Mulaka developer Lienzo has confirmed the 3D action-adventure title will also be coming to Xbox One and PS4.

Posted 17 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements April 7-9th: Goliath, Race The Sun, Sacred Fire and More

The weekend has passed and we bring news of four new titles that were announced over those three days. In a nice turn up for the books, all of them are confirmed to be appearing on Xbox One.

Posted 18 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Saber Interactive Announce NBA Playgrounds

Developer Saber Interactive will be looking to bring the 2-on-2, fast-paced, fun and frantic arcade style of Basketball back to players this year with the announcement of NBA Playgrounds.

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Cars 3: Driven to Win Announced

Cars 3: Driven to Win has been announced, a video game accompanying Disney Pixar's upcoming film Cars 3. It's being described as a "world-class competitive racing game" featuring more than 20 characters from the film.

Posted 24 days ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Marvel Heroes Omega Announced for Consoles

Gazillion has announced their free-to-play PC MMO centered around the Marvel universe, Marvel Heroes, will be coming to Xbox One and PS4 in the form of Marvel Heroes Omega.

Posted 25 days ago by Kelly Packard, 29 comments

More Artifex Mundi Entries Scheduled for 2017

What's not to like about the Artifex Mundi games? They're nice point-and-click titles that always come with an easy 1,000 gamerscore. A few more are already scheduled to come to Xbox One in 2017.

Posted 25 days ago by Kelly Packard, 33 comments

Weekend Announcements March 31st - April 2nd: Little Hawk and Rad Rodgers

Despite the joking tone of the weekend, two new titles were revealed to be coming to the Xbox One. Both of these are successful Kickstarter projects, one of which has just begun a partnership with a major publisher.

Posted 26 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Rock Pocket Games Announce Moons of Madness

After securing plenty of funds, developer Rock Pocket Games are happy to announce Moons of Madness, a Lovecraft-inspired, first-person, psychological horror title following the story of astronaut, Shane Newehart.

Posted 28 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

Romance of the Three Kingdoms 13 Heads West

The game is heading to the West and with it comes a new expansion pack that will enhance the game considerably, adding new gameplay elements and ways to play for existing owners.

Posted 30 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 13 comments

[UPDATE] Destiny 2 is Now Available for Digital Pre-Order

All the details and pricing on the various Destiny 2 editions that are now available for pre-order, including information on early access - now with added trailer

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 53 comments

Figment Officially Revealed

While we've seen bits and pieces of Figment over the past nine months, the team at Bedtime Digital Games have revealed the musical action adventure game fully now, with some screenshots and a trailer.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

TheHunter: Call of the Wild Announced for Consoles

There are a surprising amount of hunting games coming to consoles this year. We've got Hunting Simulator. And now we've got theHunter: Call of the Wild. And that's about it.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Enter the Gungeon Coming Soon to Xbox Play Anywhere

Xbox's Play Anywhere program is seeing another addition with Enter the Gungeon, Dodge Roll Games' bullet hell dungeon crawler that hails originally from PC and PS4. It'll be out on April 5th on Xbox One and Windows 10.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 22 comments

Weekend Announcements March 24-26th: Dandara and Raining Blobs

Another weekend has come and gone. In amongst all of the social media screenshots and post-gamecon sleep deprivation came rumblings of two titles that may have passed you by.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Lethal League Coming to Consoles This Summer

Team Reptile has announced their "competitive projectile fighting game" Lethal League is soon destined for consoles. The game was a smash hit on Steam -- no pun intended -- selling over 400,000 copies.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

BUTCHER Announced

After releasing BUTCHER on PC late last year, Polish developer Transhuman Design is bringing their DOOM and Quake inspired 2D shooter to consoles this year, with all the blood and violence you might expect with that title.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 7 comments

Microsoft Introduces the Xbox Wireless Controller Tech Series

A new series of Xbox Wireless Controllers are making their way to the Xbox One and the first series to be unleashed is the Recon Tech Special Edition.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 65 comments

Story Puzzle Title Peregrin Announced

Green Man Gaming Publishing and Domino Digital Ltd. have come together to announce their new story puzzle title Peregrin, a game with a mix of myth, fantasy, and sci-fi.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Anew: The Distant Light Funded

Anew: The Distant Light is an upcoming indie game focused on platforming, combat, exploration, and visual storytelling. It has just reached its goal via Kickstarter and has been confirmed for the Xbox One and PS4.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Weekend Announcements March 17-19th: AereA and The Count Lucanor

After the chaos of the last two weekends, this weekend was a lot quieter despite the presence of several titles at SXSW. In fact, the weekend was so quiet that we only have a couple of new titles for you.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Ant Workshop Announces Dead End Job

Based in the cold of Edinburgh, Scotland, independent game developer Ant Workshop has announced their new twin-stick shooter Dead End Job which will be coming to consoles early next year.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Horizontal Shmup Super Hydorah Announced for Xbox One

Don't be surprised if Super Hydorah looks more like it belongs on a CRT monitor than on your 50" LED 4K TV; that's intentional! It's a horizontal shmup that pays tribute to the classics.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Crawl Revealed for Xbox One, Arrives April 11th

While wandering through fantasy gaming's many dungeons, have you ever sympathised with the poor monsters you must slay in order to continue? Crawl might be just the game for you, and it's out next month!

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 18 comments

Weekend Headlines March 10-12th Part 1: Announcements

Another weekend, another game conference. This time it was the turn of PAX East to bring us a lot of news. We'll begin with the many announcements to come out of the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Project Sonic 2017's Official Name Revealed: Sonic Forces

At Sonic the Hedgehog's 25th anniversary celebration last year, we got wind of two new Sonic titles. One was Sonic Mania, and the other was a modernized Sonic title going by the placeholder name Project Sonic.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Deadbeat Heroes Announced

Deadbeat Productions has announced their debut title Deadbeat Heroes, an upcoming 3D brawler. It's all about average folks taking on the role of heroes, along with "dodging bullets, stealing super powers and cracking wise."

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Air Guitar Warrior Coming Soon to Kinect

Virtual Air Guitar Company, seemingly the Lone Ranger of companies still pumping out titles for Kinect hardware, has announced the release date for their upcoming game Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Capcom Announces The Disney Afternoon Collection, Featuring Six Retro Games

Out with the new, in with the old! Capcom has announced The Disney Afternoon Collection, featuring six retro classics from the NES days. There are some new features and some special behind-the-scenes goodies.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 109 comments

Introducing a New TrueAchievements Monthly Event: TA Playlist

If ever you've wanted to join a gaming club that takes into account all you love about video games -- the mechanics, the story, the achievements, and everything else, join us for our monthly TA Playlist events starting in April!

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 251 comments

JanduSoft's Platformer Caveman Warriors Has Been Successfully Funded

JanduSoft is hoping to wow readers with new screens, a video, and details of their upcoming platformer Caveman Warriors, which successfully reached its Kickstarter funding goal earlier today.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Resident Evil Revelations Announced for Current Gen

Those who have been enjoying playing current-gen versions of every Resident Evil game under the sun should be pleased to hear one more will be joining the party: Resident Evil Revelations.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 52 comments

MotoGP 17 Announced with a Release Date and Trailer

Developer Milestone S.r.l. are back on the racing scene again with the next instalment from their MotoGP series as the team proudly announce MotoGP17 which will be coming in just a few months time.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

TERA Announced for Consoles

TERA has been around the F2P MMO circle for a while and has been fairly well-received. With non-targeted action-based combat, it's perfectly suited for consoles and is finally on its way.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 31 comments

Thumper Announced for Xbox One

Drool -- what a name for a developer -- has announced their rhythm game Thumper will be coming to Xbox One. While Thumper flew in under the radar last year, it was highly praised nonetheless.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Wordament on Windows 10 to Become Microsoft Ultimate Word Games

Microsoft's free Universal Windows Platform word game Wordament will be seeing some big changes soon. It has been announced that the title will undergo a name change and more. Oh yeah, there will be new achievements.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 32 comments

FMV Crime Thriller Late Shift Releasing in April

Wales Interactive has this morning announced a new FMV (full motion video) crime thriller called Late Shift that will be heading to consoles this April.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 9 comments

ChainsawesomeGames Reveals Aftercharge

ChainsawesomeGames has revealed their upcoming first-person shooter Aftercharge, a competitive 3v3 first-person shooter where invisible robots have turned on their creators.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

BAJA: Edge of Control to Receive Remaster

Everyone is throwing their hat in the remaster ring nowadays. The latest title to do so — although I wouldn't be surprised if another is announced before this article reaches publication — is offroad racer BAJA: Edge of Control.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 22 comments

The Division Developers Working on a New Game Based on James Cameron's Avatar

Massive Entertainment, the Ubisoft studio behind Tom Clancy's The Division, leading the development on a game set in James Cameron's Avatar universe.

Posted 1 month ago by Lexley Ford, 20 comments

New Hero Orisa Will Soon Join The Overwatch Roster

Repurposed after being decommisioned, the new hero Orisa is a four-legged robot designed to keep Numbani and its creator safe.

Posted 1 month ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 11 comments

Wargroove Announced For Xbox One

Chucklefish -- the team behind Starbound, which could best be described as Terraria in space -- has announced their latest game Wargroove, which is pretty much Advance Wars but medieval.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments