All News tagged with 'Announcement'

Age of Empires: Castle Siege Comes to Android

While it's not yet rivaling Minecraft's complete platform dominance, Age of Empires: Castle Siege is available in quite a few places. Add one more to the list with a soon-to-be-released Android version.

Posted 4 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Weekend Headlines Jan 13-15th: Announcements, Updates and Trailers

At the end of last week, Nintendo revealed more details and games for their upcoming console. You would be forgiven for thinking that it was all that happened last weekend, but you would be wrong.

Posted 21 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

I Am Bread Announced for Xbox One

The limitless powers of our current hardware let us step into the shoes of anything imaginable via the video game medium. Like goats. Or bread, like in the upcoming I Am Bread. Trust me, you really "knead" this game.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 80 comments

NBA 2K18 Announced

Surprising no one, it appears that 2K will be dribbling their NBA franchise back onto the console court this year with 2K18. Details are scant, but a multi-platform release is assured.

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 29 comments

How to Survive 2 Announced for Consoles

How to Survive 2, the follow-up to 2013's How to Survive, will be making it over from PC to consoles just next month. Grab your 15 closest friends and get ready to survive the zombie apocalypse once more.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

New Xbox One Controller Colors Announced

The two new colors will excite fans of the color red and fans of military green with orange highlights. As always, they're available in the US at select retailers.

Posted 6 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 62 comments

Weekend Headlines Jan 6-8th: What Happened While We Were Away

Most people would expect Friday to Sunday to be quiet for gaming news. Well, it isn't. In a new feature, we're going to recap everything that happened while we were away over the previous weekend.

Posted 8 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Scalebound Has Been Cancelled

Microsoft isn't having the best time with its exclusive games in development at the moment. Less than a year on from the cancellation of Fable Legends, it looks like Scalebound could be meeting the same fate...

Posted 8 days ago by Sam Quirke, 227 comments

Focus Home and Asobo Studio Announce The Plague

Focus Home Interactive is publishing several dark and brooding titles on the horizon like Vampyr and Call of Cthulhu. Details are sparse, but teaser art indicates another such game may be on the way with The Plague.

Posted 8 days ago by Mark Delaney, 4 comments

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III Confirmed for Xbox One

Developer NeoCore games hasn't hesitated to bring their numerous titles over to the Xbox One since its launch. The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III is on its way later this year.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 22 comments

Sword Twin Studios' SkyKeepers Is Coming to the Xbox One

Developer Sword Twin Studios has announced that SkyKeepers, a 2D action platformer, will be making its way to the Xbox One "soon". Follow the journey of village chief Tangi as he tries to reclaim his world and life in the village.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

RiME Coming To Xbox One

RiME, the Tequila Works adventure game previously developed as a PS4 exclusive, will now be releasing on multiple platforms, including Xbox One.

Posted 12 days ago by Andy Mills, 14 comments

Song of Horror Release Window Announced

Protocol Games, developer of the upcoming story-driven third-person survival horror title Song of Horror, have announced a release window for the game via their official Twitter account.

Posted 12 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 13 comments

Minecraft: Apple TV Edition to Receive Xbox Live Compatibility

If you're starting to lose track of the numerous versions of Minecraft, you're not the only one. Yet another stack of the sandbox game will soon be available thanks to Minecraft: Apple TV Edition.

Posted 19 days ago by Kelly Packard, 40 comments

Super Mega Baseball 2 Releases First Gameplay Video

Following on from last year's sports offering from developer Metalhead Software in the form of Super Mega Baseball: Extra-Innings, the same team has released new gameplay for the upcoming Super Mega Baseball 2.

Posted 20 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

Linelight Announced

Linelight simulates the experience of getting an A+ on an exceptionally hard test while receiving a back massage, according to the developers. It's a minimalist puzzler.

Posted 21 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 12 comments

Sky Fighter Legends Announced

A shoot'em up is generally a solo affair where you defeat bosses and overcome enemies as a lone wolf. This game is different. Inspired by MOBAs, it puts a focus on teamwork in a 4v4 environment.

Posted 21 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

Headup Games Announces Three Titles for Xbox One

Pixel Heroes: Byte & Magic, Toby: The Secret Mine and Trulon: The Shadow Engine will be making their way to Xbox One in January and February.

Posted 21 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 10 comments

Super Blackjack Battle II Turbo Edition Announced

It's rare we get blackjack this exciting. Much less a super turbo edition. Yet here we are. 12 players will battle it out for the championship, and today we get a first look at four of them.

Posted 21 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

Plague Road Successfully Kickstarted for Consoles

The world is infected with a plague. A lone plague doctor once left his village a long time ago, but now he has finally returned. Mystery awaits in this turn-based strategy title with roguelike elements.

Posted 21 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Dynasty Warriors 9 Announced

It's not often we get to announce the ninth numbered game in a series, but here you go: Dynasty Warriors 9. Koei Tecmo has confirmed the title to be in development.

Posted 28 days ago by Kelly Packard, 24 comments

AFL Evolution Announced - Vote For Your Favourite Cover Star Now

Fans of the Australian Football League will be very pleased with news of the latest instalment in the AFL series, as developer Tru Blu Entertainment has announced that AFL Evolution will be coming to consoles next year.

Posted 29 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 26 comments

Vostok Inc Revealed

Look in any app store and there's several games in which you repeatedly click your way to the top of a corporate ladder. But do any of them also have twin-stick shooting in space? Vostok Inc is here to fill the gap in the market.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Old Time Hockey Announced

A control scheme called "Beer Mode," designed for players to hold their beer in one hand and play with the other... Old Time Hockey may have garnered a fan base off this alone.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Valkyria Revolution Comes to the West and Xbox One

If you pay attention to the Japanese game market, you probably knew about a little title called Valkyria Azure Revolution, another entry in the popular Valkyria series of games, which are military-themed turn-based RPGs.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 63 comments

Earthfall, an Upcoming Co-Op Shooter, Announced as HDR Compatible

Earthfall, an upcoming co-op shooter originally unveiled at PAX Prime, has released an info drop if you happened to miss its original announcement in September. It'll be HDR compatible, co-op and releasing in 2017.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

CDF Starfighter Confirmed for Project Scorpio With VR Compatibility

Back in May, we revealed a space combat simulator called CDF Starfighter. Next year, the title will be coming to Project Scorpio and will be VR enabled.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Shoppe Keep Announced for Xbox One

While they may not be the focal point of most video games, behind every great protagonist is a great shopkeeper. Don't let your dreams be dreams... in Shoppe Keep, be the person who sells the other person neat stuff!

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

8DAYS Will Be Coming To The Xbox One Early Next Year

Another successful Steam title will be making its way to the Xbox One early next year as developer Santa Clara Games and publisher BadLand confirm twin-stick shooter 8DAYS will be coming to consoles.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Announced With Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Remaster

Fans of the Marvel vs. Capcom series have to wait years between games, but when the crossovers come out, they're usually worth it. Today at the PlayStation Experience, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite was revealed.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 43 comments

Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition Announced

Do you remember Bulletstorm's Waggleton P. Tallylicker? I remember Waggleton P. Tallylicker. Though he may never have gotten the funeral he deserved, we can now relive all of his glory in an upcoming remastered version.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 55 comments

Telltale's Next Series Confirmed To Be Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy

Telltale Games announced a partnership with Marvel Entertainment to bring Guardians of the Galaxy into the fold as their latest episodic series. We are Groot. The series is set to debut in 2017.

Posted 1 month ago by Marc Caccamise, 38 comments

Boom Ball 2 for Kinect Announced

Kinect adopters are always pleased to see developers still pumping out games for the interactive hardware. Boom Ball 2 for Kinect, the sequel to the 2014 title Boom Ball for Kinect, has been announced.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

LEGO Worlds Coming to Consoles

Fans have tagged it as "LEGO Minecraft" and "a dream game for anyone who grew up playing with LEGOs." The formerly PC-only LEGO sandbox title LEGO Worlds has been announced to be arriving on consoles next year.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 29 comments

Bridge Constructor Stunts Announced for Xbox One

The popular mobile game series Bridge Constructor has another game set to launch on the Xbox One. Meet Bridge Constructor Stunts, which offers improved construction, a replay feature and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Survival Game Conan Exiles Coming to Xbox Game Preview

The life of a barbarian. While it probably wasn't a whole lot of fun to be alive during precivilization — I heard they didn't even have WiFi — it sure is fun to play video games based on it. Conan Exiles joins Game Preview soon.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Microsoft Solitaire Collection Now Available on iOS and Android

Microsoft has today announced that Microsoft Solitaire Collection s now available on iOS and Android devices with full Xbox LIVE integration.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 52 comments

LEGO CITY Undercover Announced for Xbox One

Punch "LEGO" into the search bar on the right hand side and you'll be greeted with more than 20 titles. Add one more to that -- WB has announced the formerly WiiU-exclusive LEGO CITY Undercover will be coming to Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 47 comments

Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood Available This Friday

Artifex Mundi has today announced that Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood will be available on the Xbox One this coming Friday, November 25th.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 11 comments

Pasta Games To Release Pix The Cat On The Xbox One Next Year

Pix The Cat takes Pac-Man, Snake and Bomberman and mixes them up to form a unique, fast-paced and brain-testing puzzle title. Expect to have your reflexes and wit tested in Early 2017 on the Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Valhalla Hills Revealed, Coming Early 2017

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to lead a group of dead Vikings to Valhalla in a city-building game on consoles? Well, no need to imagine any longer. It's time to build.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

Talent Not Included Is Coming To The Xbox One

After realising how important a couch is for co-op play, Frima Studios has decided to bring the Steam title, Talent Not Included to the Xbox One early next year. Take a read of a few details and watch an impressive speedrun.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

The Game Awards 2016 Nominees Announced

It's far from the only video game award show, but because of the outlets involved and its secondary duty as a teaser trailer landing spot, The Game Awards have made a name for themselves with the industry.

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 60 comments

Lost Ember Funded

Lost Ember, a story-driven exploration game where you step into the shoes — er, paws — of a wolf, has reached its funding goal via Kickstarter. If you're busy with new releases, don't worry, it's not arriving until 2018.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Alternate Universe RTS Iron Harvest Announced

The year 1920+ is filled with powerful robots who were once used as weapons, but found their place in regular life at the end of the conflict. But when war threatens Europe once more, this peaceful living will be put to an end.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Updated Version of Bastion Comes to Xbox One; Free for Owners of the 360 Version

Whether it be to choose the ending you didn't the first time, unwind to the addictive soundtrack after a long day, or just to listen to that smooth, sweet narration, there are plenty of justified reasons for replaying Bastion.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 92 comments

Wailing Heights Revealed for Xbox One

Ugh, don't you just hate it when dead musicians rise up from the grave and demand you manage their comeback act? Unfortunately, that's just a minor inconvenience compared to everything else on Frances Finklestein's plate.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Marvel Pinball Epic Collection: Volume 1 Announced

A compilation of ten of Pinball FX 2's mightiest Marvel tables is on the way next month as Zen Studios have revealed the Marvel Pinball Epic Collection: Volume 1, the studio's first ever physical release.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 19 comments

Don't Knock Twice Announced

Developer Wales Intereactive have announced their next game, first person horror Don't Knock Twice, based on the upcoming film starring Katie Sackhoff. No word yet on whether she'll lend her talents to the game at the moment.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo Comes to the Xbox Game Preview Program

Developer Mind's Eye Games have announced a new fast-paced action title, Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo, which will be coming very soon to the Xbox Game Preview Program.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments