Wooga has announced in partnership with Fox Digital Entertainment that it is working on a Futurama mobile game called Futurama: Game of Drones. The title's tongue-in-cheek reference to a certain popular TV series may or may not suggest the direction the game will take. Says Wooga, the mobile game will be based on an original storyline by Dave Grossman, Patric M. Verrone, and Jonathon Myers, the latter of whom was involved with Game of Thrones: Ascent.
If you are a big fan of the Assassin's Creed video game franchise, you may have played the latest game in the series that is set in Victorian England. The game is Assassin's Creed Syndicate and focuses on twin assassins Jacob and Evie Frye. In the game, the duo interacts with historical figures as they try to solve murders that happened in the past.
Earlier this week, Amazon filed a lawsuit against more than a thousand individuals who allegedly offered to post fake reviews on Amazon in exchange for measly sums of money. The company did this for the expected reasons: fake reviews result in jaded customers, and the value of the company’s reviews plummet. In light of that, it is especially bad timing for employees of Rock Band 4’s developer, Harmonix, to get caught posting positive reviews for its own video game.
We are suckers for video games around here and one of the franchises we have been playing for years is Tomb Raider. The next game in the franchise is Rise of the Tomb Raider and a new trailer for the coming game has been unveiled. You can check out the trailer at the bottom if you want to avoid spoilers.
SpaceX is one of the most successful of the private space companies that are beige used to ferry supplies to the ISS. SpaceX has been trying to figure out a way to recover the first stage of its rockets by landing them on a platform floating in the middle of the ocean. So far, they haven't been successful in that recovery effort.
Anyone who grew up in the '80s will remember going into arcades that crowded malls and other places to play video games. If you went into those arcades as a very young child, you probably remember having to stretch up to reach the controls and how gigantic the machines seemed. A man named Jason Chamberis has built his own gigantic arcade machine that will make a grown man feel like a child again.
Any PC gamer that has been around for a while has probably played the game Minesweeper on their Windows PC. Back in the day, this was one of the only games that Microsoft shipped pre-installed with its OS. If somehow you are unfamiliar with the game, it's a simple game where you try to uncover all the tiny squares that don’t have mines behind them.
Bethesda managed to make one of the coolest limited edition video game bundles of all time when it launched the Pip Boy editions of Fallout 4. These limited edition games came with a version of the Pip Boy from the game that you could wear that offered details from the game on your forearm. If you wanted one of those Pip Boys, but were unable to land one of the limited edition video games you can now make your own.
In early April, it was announced that the mild horror game Five Nights at Freddy’s will be turned into a movie by Warner Bros., which acquired the film rights earlier this year. That rights acquisition wasn’t just a move to cut off other potential studios — Warner Bros. is actively working on production plans, and we’ve already been teased by what they include. Seth Grahame-Smith, David Katzenberg, and Roy Lee have already been revealed as on-board, and now the film’s director has been leaked.
Scores of gamers have grown up playing Street Fighter and the next game in the franchise is expected to be a big hit. That game is called Street Fighter V and the first playable beta for the fifth installment in the franchise is expected to land on July 23. Ahead of the launch of that beta, Capcom is offering up some details on what players can expect in the beta when it lands.
We have been following Shenmue 3 since it was first announced at E3 2015 as a Kickstarter project. The team behind the game has announced a new update recently that will give backers of the project the option of getting the game on a physical disc. Many people prefer to have physical copies of their games rather than download only. Anyone backing the game at $60 or more will have the option of receiving a physical copy for the PS4.