All News tagged with 'Announcement'

Rugby 18 Announced

Bigben Interactive and EKO Software announced RUGBY 18. The first major RUGBY game since RUGBY 15, the game is expected to launch in October.

Posted yesterday by Dave Bricker, 9 comments

Pillars of Eternity Console Release Dated and Detailed

75,000 people is a lot of people. It's also the number of players who originally backed Pillars of Eternity, a 2015 PC RPG that will finally be gracing consoles this August.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 18 comments

RICO Announced By GroundShatter

Taking inspiration from films like Bad Boys as well as a multitude of games, the Bristol-based team at GroundShatter have announced their next title, procedurally-generated first-person buddy-cop shooter RICO.

Posted 4 days ago by Andy Mills, 8 comments

First WWE 2K18 Details Announced, Early Access Detailed

"BE LIKE NO ONE" is something Arya Stark was taught, but also the motto for Seth Rollins, the former WWE Heavyweight Champion whose reign extended for an impressive 220 days.

Posted 7 days ago by Claudio Barata, 16 comments

Portal-like Indie ChromaGun Announced

ChromaGun is a puzzle game where you use an experimental gun to solve puzzles in test rooms while a narrator comments on your progress with enthusiasm that doesn't quite cover up malicious intent. Sound familiar?

Posted 10 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 8 comments

Meet E3 2017's Newest ID@Xbox Titles

During Microsoft's E3 presentation, the inevitable ID@Xbox montage trailer was broadcast to thousands of watching players. Here are the five new titles from that trailer.

Posted 10 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Unto The End Announced, Brings Sidescrolling Combat to Xbox in 2018

2 Ton Studios, has announced its next game will be making its way to the console in 2018. Presenting Unto The End, a tale of loss, revenge, and maybe how the latter does not always -- if ever -- replace the former.

Posted 12 days ago by Mark Delaney, 2 comments

OG Xbox Backwards Compatibility Detailed, Second Game Announced

In an interview with Major Nelson on Xbox Live daily, we got a look at some original Xbox gameplay and a new game. Plus, Bill Stillwell gave us some more details on the process of emulating the console.

Posted 12 days ago by Claudio Barata, 188 comments

Indie Hit Robocraft Infinity Coming to Xbox One and Windows 10

Calling it a "new iteration of their flagship indie hit" UK-based Freejam has revealed Robocraft Infinity for Xbox One and Windows 10. It'll also offer Play Anywhere support so you can seamlessly take your robots across platforms.

Posted 12 days ago by Mark Delaney, 2 comments

Dead Exit Announced For Xbox One

Dead Exit offers a new spin on zombie apocalypse survival, challenging up to eight players to fight it out with cards instead of guns and improvised melee weapons.

Posted 13 days ago by Luc1d, 2 comments

Monster Hunter: World Announced

The acclaimed Monster Hunter series has made its home on Nintendo consoles in recent years, but Capcom unveiled the trailer for the newest game today and it's coming to an Xbox near you.

Posted 13 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 21 comments

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Announced for August

Firaxis promises this new DLC will have "new Hero classes to counter the 'Chosen', new enemies, missions, environments and increased depth in strategic gameplay." It launches in August.

Posted 13 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 9 comments

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Announced

Today, Microsoft announced a remake of the PC classic, Age of Empires. Termed Age of Empires: Definitive Version, for Windows 10, this version releases 20 years after the original. This new version of AoE will support up to 4K.

Posted 14 days ago by Dave Bricker, 33 comments

Movie-Game Transference Announced

Transference was revealed today during the Ubisoft press conference, an upcoming movie slash game. The title is the result of a collaboration between Ubisoft and SpectreVision, Elijah Wood's production company.

Posted 14 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Steep Winter Olympics Expansion Announced

Nearly a year after the game was released, a new expansion will be added to Steep. "Road To The Olympics" is a Winter Olympics themed expansion to coincide with the Winter Olympics next year.

Posted 14 days ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 0 comments

Ubisoft Reveals New IP Skull & Bones

Ubisoft has just revealed a new IP, Skull & Bones. Ubisoft Singapore has taken the naval combat system introduced in Assassin's Creed Black Flag and developed it even further to create a whole new pirate-themed experience.

Posted 14 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 17 comments

Ubisoft Unveils Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Ubisoft took to the stage of E3 to announce a new IP, Starlink: Battle for Atlas. In Starlink, you control a variety of spacecraft to save the Atlas system from the Forgotten Legion.

Posted 14 days ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 6 comments

Beyond Good and Evil 2 Announced, 12 Minute Trailer Breakdown

After much speculation and 15 years s, Ubisoft officially announced Beyond Good and Evil 2, with the creators literally in tears at the stage after the official trailer.

Posted 14 days ago by Claudio Barata, 20 comments

Just Dance 2018 Revealed

Just Dance has been on the Xbox since 2011, and unsurprisingly 2018 brings with it a new game in the series. So, get ready to put on your dancing shoes again and take to the floor.

Posted 14 days ago by Megan Walton, 5 comments

Live Blog: Ubisoft E3 Conference

We are live blogging the whole of Ubisoft's E3 2017 presentation, and we'd love for you to join us!

Posted 14 days ago by Rich Stone, 3 comments

OG Xbox Controller Announced For Xbox One and Windows 10

Hyperkin, a gaming hardware manufacturer from Los Angeles, is partnering with Xbox to bring the "Duke" controller to the Xbox One and Windows 10.

Posted 14 days ago by Claudio Barata, 65 comments

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Officially Revealed

One year after it was originally teased, Bethesda has officially revealed Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. The announcement comes complete with an extended reveal trailer showing the early days of a resistance movement.

Posted 14 days ago by Claudio Barata, 20 comments

Bethesda Announces Creation Club, a New Tool for Custom Content Creators

Bethesda has announced on their E3 showcase Creation Club, a content marketplace for Fallout 4 and Skyrim. This content will both be created by the community, Bethesda, and outside Partners and is to be "fully curated".

Posted 14 days ago by Claudio Barata, 21 comments

Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Announced, Releases September 15th

Fans of Dishonored can look forward to a new standalone adventure which sees two notorious assassins, Billie Lurk and Daud, team up to pull off the ultimate assassination in Dishonored: Death of the Outsider.

Posted 14 days ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 15 comments

The Evil Within 2 Officially Revealed on Bethesda's E3 Stage

Bethesda's E3 showcase moved fast and furious. After dispatching several news items regarding new content to released games, the publisher focused on two new games, the first of which is the horror sequel, The Evil Within 2.

Posted 14 days ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

[UPDATE] Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility Coming to Xbox One

After announcing that 385 games are now backwards compatible, Phil Spencer has shared news on the next step. The clearly delighted Xbox team lead has revealed original Xbox back compat support for Xbox One.

Posted 15 days ago by Claudio Barata, 244 comments

Anthem Gameplay Trailer Revealed

Anthem, Bioware’s newest IP, was teased yesterday during EA’s presentation at E3 2017. Today, the full reveal occurred during Microsoft’s conference with a gameplay trailer revealing an open-world multiplayer experience.

Posted 14 days ago by Roland Chansen, 34 comments

Ori and the Will of the Wisps Announced

The new game will see the return of Ori and a new journey, this time going beyond the forests of Nibel. There are those who are "lost," and Ori's adventure will reveal everything about them.

Posted 15 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 22 comments

Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Announced

Microsoft showcased many games that will be coming to Xbox, Life Is Strange: Before The Storm was one of the new games announced. The story will follow Chloe's life after Max moves and is a prequel to 2015 release.

Posted 15 days ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 28 comments

Black Desert Revealed for Xbox One

Black Desert, developed by Pearl Abyss, is revealed to be coming to Xbox. The reveal trailer shows off bits of the world and a smooth looking combat system. Check out the multiplayer gameplay trailer inside.

Posted 15 days ago by Jake Hermance, 8 comments

Laser League Announced

505Games, the publisher of Payday 2 and Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, together with Roll7, the studio behind OlliOlli have announced Laser League, a multiplayer arcade battle arena title coming to the Xbox One next year.

Posted 15 days ago by Claudio Barata, 1 comment

The Last Night Announced for Xbox One

Publisher Raw Fury have revealed their latest title at Microsoft's E3 conference. Billed as a Cyberpunk-themed cinematic platformer, it's made the journey from Game Jam to the world of Xbox.

Posted 15 days ago by Alex Jones, 7 comments

Deep Rock: Galactic Announced

During the Xbox One E3 Coverage, Ghost Ship Games has shown us their first game: Deep Rock: Galactic. A reveal trailer shows us a team of dwarven-looking miners going to work on exotic terrains.

Posted 15 days ago by Claudio Barata, 2 comments

Metro: Exodus Announced

At the Xbox E3 briefing, Microsoft and 4A games took to the stage with the newest entry in the Metro series, named Metro: Exodus. Not much is known about the game, except that it will release somewhere in 2018.

Posted 15 days ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 31 comments

Forza Motorsport 7 Offically Announced

Forza has always been seen as a graphical benchmark for Microsoft's consoles. Now their iconic racer returns for both the Xbox One and Xbox One X. Burning rubber has never looked so beautiful.

Posted 15 days ago by Alex Jones, 14 comments

Project Scorpio Officially Unveiled as Xbox One X, Coming This November

Phil Spencer has officially confirmed the name of the new Xbox, the Xbox One X. The console is not so different from the dev kit shown previously. It features the smallest frame of any Xbox ever and all the impressive specs.

Posted 15 days ago by Claudio Barata, 67 comments

The Mummy Demastered Announced

Movies getting made into video games isn’t exactly new in the industry. Universal Studios has announced The Mummy Demastered for consoles and PC. Will this game be the next Ben Hur?

Posted 15 days ago by Will Cruz, 6 comments

Pure Farming 2018 Ploughing Onto Xbox One Next Year

Have you got enough realistic farming simulators in your life? Of course you haven't. That's why you need to keep an eye on this new IP from Ice Flames, featuring real-world brands, global settings and industrial hemp!

Posted 16 days ago by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

Blasphemous is Confirmed for the Xbox One

Having smashed its Kickstarter goal in less than 24 hours, The Game Kitchen's low resolution hack and slash platformer has now also been confirmed for home consoles. it's expected in the distant year of 2019.

Posted 16 days ago by Alex Jones, 5 comments

BioWare Teases Newest IP, Anthem, Full Reveal Coming Tomorrow

Anthem, a new IP from Bioware, was teased during EA’s E3 2017 press conference. The brief trailer portrays beautiful landscapes with a foreboding atmosphere and infers player controlled mechs and gigantic monsters.

Posted 16 days ago by Roland Chansen, 24 comments

A Way Out Announced, Arriving in 2018

If you enjoyed Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons, or you're a fan of Prison Break, this one might interest you. An entirely co-op adventure sees you and a friend help two convicts on their road to freedom.

Posted 16 days ago by Sam Quirke, 19 comments

Developer Puny Astronaut Reveals Skye

Puny Astronaut, a team of eight soon-to-be-graduates from Abertay University in Dundee, Scotland have revealed their first game, Skye.

Posted 16 days ago by Lexley Ford, 3 comments

Live Blog: EA Conference

We'll be live blogging the whole of Electronic Arts' E3 2017 presentation, and we'd love for you to join us!

Posted 16 days ago by Rich Stone, 8 comments

Rebellion Announces Strange Brigade

Developer and publisher Rebellion, known for their work on titles such as Sniper Elite 4 and Zombie Army Trilogy, have announced Strange Brigade, another third-person shooter set in a mysterious and ancient world.

Posted 16 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Magic: The Gathering RPG Announced

MTG may be a card game, but it is steeped with the lore of dozens of fantasy worlds. Always expanding, the move to develop an RPG seems like an obvious and desired step in the right direction.

Posted 16 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 23 comments

Air Guitar Warrior Gamepad Edition Announced

What's the one thing that would make Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect a better game? Playing with a controller from the comfort of your own couch. Now you can!

Posted 16 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 8 comments

Party Game It’s Quiz Time Announced

Snap Finger Click, in partnership with Vision Games Publishing, have announced a new quiz party game that will launch this coming November.

Posted 17 days ago by Lexley Ford, 2 comments

NHL 18 Announced

EA Sports announced the yearly foray into the professional hockey world with a teaser trailer for the originally named NHL 18. Much more information about the game is expected on June 21st.

Posted 18 days ago by Dave Bricker, 20 comments

Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Announced

The Blue Bomber returns once again, with Capcom bringing us his seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth adventures together in one collection.

Posted 20 days ago by Alex Jones, 34 comments

FIFA 18 Announced

EA has announced FIFA 18 with a big focus on Cristiano Ronaldo in its new trailer as he's the cover athlete. The game will release on all platforms, including the Xbox 360. The pre-order bonuses were also revealed.

Posted 20 days ago by Claudio Barata, 17 comments