Games

The streaming service field is becoming more fractured, as more and more media companies break from Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in favor of creating their own streaming services. While Disney’s Disney+, HBO MAX, and Apple’s TV+ may be the most talked-about right now, NBCUniversal—the Comcast Corp. division that owns NBC, MSNBC, USA, and the Universal Pictures movie studio—is
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This Stargirl review contains spoilers Stargirl continues to prove it’s the best thing happening in superhero television right now, by following up its best episode of the season with an installment that’s every bit its equal. “Shiv Part Two” also manages to avoid many of the predictable tropes and narrative traps that too often plague
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While we may not have any official word yet on if Hanna, Amazon’s stellar spy series, will be getting a third season, we think it deserves one. This show started good and has only gotten better, expanding its sense of scope in Season 2 to make it more of an ensemble thriller than it was
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After decades published by Dark Horse Comics, the Aliens and Predator comic franchises are joining Marvel according to an announcement today. Creative teams haven’t been announced, but the company did release promotional art of both the titular monsters by artist David Finch (Eisner winning artist of Batman). The new books are set to arrive in
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Amazon Game Studio’s multiplayer shooter Crucible has seemingly suffered yet another setback as developer Relentless Studios has announced that the game is being reverted to a closed beta state after previously being openly available as a free-to-play title via Steam. “Starting tomorrow, Crucible is moving to closed beta,” reads a post on the Crucible blog.
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Led by Brutes baring sharp teeth and wielding gravity hammers, the Banished are one of the Halo universe’s most imposing factions. Introduced in 2017 as the antagonists of Halo Wars 2, they’re a splinter group of ex-Covenant warriors dedicated to clawing out a mercenary criminal empire. And that mission seems to continue in Halo Infinite.
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While popular streamer Dr DisRespect, whose real name is Herschel “Guy” Beahm IV, was banned from Twitch on Friday, Beahm didn’t immediately address the situation, sparking countless theories and rumors as to why he’d been suspended. Then, Kotaku and industry insider Rod “Slasher” Breslau reported that the ban was permanent. But still no word from
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Bethesda and id Software have confirmed that this year’s QuakeCon event will take place online from August 7-9. Dubbed QuakeCon at Home, this online event will actually run during the rough time frame typically reserved for the traditional QuakeCon showcase (which was cancelled this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic). While Bethesda and id Software
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A new teaser posted via the Halo Twitter account suggests that The Banished may return in Halo Infinite. The teaser clearly references The Banished with the line “We are his will, we are his legacy, we are The Banished,” but there is some room for debate in regards to whether or not this teaser actually
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When you want to tell a big, epic Avengers story for your big, epic Avengers video game, you have to choose your big bad carefully. At this point, Red Skull, Loki, Ultron, and Thanos are old news. The Marvel Cinematic Universe covered them. Galactus is a bit too big a threat for the first of
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Studio Trigger is working on a Cyberpunk 2077-based anime series titled Cyberpunk: Edgerunners which is set to debut on Netflix in 2022. “[Cyberpunk: Edgerunners] tells a standalone, 10-episode story about a street kid trying to survive in a technology and body modification-obsessed city of the future,” reads a description of the series. “Having everything to
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This THE LAST OF US article contains spoilers. Even though The Last of Us Part 2 was only recently released, fans are already talking about The Last of Us Part 3. To be fair, they’re not alone. Naughty Dog was also talking about a potential sequel to The Last of Usshortly ahead of Part 2‘s official
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This THE LAST OF US PART 2 article contains spoilers. While The Last of Us Part 2 shakes up the franchise quite a bit by introducing a variety of new stories, locations, and characters, Dina has quickly become one of the breakout new stars of the sequel. The first time we ever saw Dina, she was dancing
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This The Last of Us Part 2 article contains spoilers. The Last of Us Part 2 was a creative risk for Naughty Dog and Sony. A continuation of one of the most beloved and praised stories in video game history had to not only live up to the original game but the very high expectations
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Reportedly unhappy with its performance in the mobile gaming market, Nintendo is said to be moving away from that space to focus on game development for the Switch. The report comes from Bloomberg, which says that Nintendo hasn’t seen a return on investment from the mobile games released thus far. In a year when the
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Star Wars: Squadrons is a new space combat game from Motive Studios and Electronic Arts that pays homage to the classic Rogue Squadron and X-Wing/TIE Fighter games of old. It’s the first Star Wars space combat game released since 2003’s Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike. “In Star Wars: Squadrons, players will enlist as starfighter pilots, stepping
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