To be clear before we begin, no amount of finesse is going to make you cheating in a game "right." Instead whilst reviewing the KeyMander here today, we’re going to go ahead and assume you’re OK with breaking the rules, or at least bending them a little bit.
One very early listing on GameStop has revealed the release date for a game we didn’t know until now would certainly exist. This game is The Walking Dead: Game of the Year Edition (GOTY), ready for PlayStation 4. This game has been released in this edition on a couple of other platforms before, and will head to the newest in new Sony hardware by June 17th.
Making certain the presentation of their game is left up to their own crew, Bethesda Softworks have released a 30-minute gameplay video of Wolfenstein. This game goes by the full name Wolfenstein: The New Order, and it’s only otherwise had 5-minute clips or less. This is the first full-fledged gameplay video unveiled.
Microsoft has given its IllumiRoom concept a makeover, with the immersive projected gaming experience evolving to deliver interactive web content that fills the living room and engages with Xbox One, Windows Phone, and Windows. Dubbed Microsoft SurroundWeb, the concept relies on the same approach of using projectors to cast digital graphics onto the surfaces of real-world objects, like the wall surrounding a TV or the coffee table in front of it, which then react to the user within that space.
Microsoft's console ambitions continue to lag behind Sony's PlayStation 4, with concerns that the gulf in sales between the Xbox One and its key rival could be a trend of things to come. Sony announced earlier this week that it had sold seven million PS4s, prompting Microsoft to confirm it had shipped five million Xbox One consoles since launch.
The March 2014 NPD Group numbers are in, and with them Microsoft has earned additional bragging rights for Titanfall, which was the number one bestselling game last month. Beyond that, Xbox One sales since launch have hit more than 5 million, a strong number that still lags behind the PS4's 7 million.
Lots of new movies that hit the theaters come with tie-ins for other products. Many of the more popular movies with super heroes come with toys and video games as well. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is one of the films that will have lots of product tie-ins. One of those tie-ins is an official video game.
This week the folks at Respawn Entertainment have made plain their intent on bringing in customizations for the game Titanfall. This will include colors and costumes, of course, but first - Titan paint. This begins with Titan "Nose Art" Insignias that’ll be appearing sooner than later.