That strange movement in the ground you feel is the Earth screeching to a grinding halt for a brief moment as we proudly announce world-shaking news: there may be a live-action television version of The Legend of Zelda.The news comes out of a Wall Street Journal blog, which cites a "person familiar with the matter" who is claiming that online video-streaming service Netflix is making a TV series based around the iconic Nintendo franchise, describing it as a "Game of Thrones for a family audience." The show will reportedly borrow heavily from the games, with it telling the story of a young boy named Link who must travel the land of Hyrule to save it and its princess, Zelda.Netflix is no longer new to the original programming frontier, with several critically-acclaimed original series, including Bojack Horseman, House of Cards, and Orange is the New Black.No names or writers are attached yet, so this may still be in the very, very early stages of production or merely just a rumor. … [Read more...] about Rumor: Netflix Developing Live-Action Legend of Zelda Series
Halo 5: Guardians is set to launch later this year for Xbox One and you can bet Microsoft is going to advertise the heck out of it before its release. In fact, a photo has surfaced online that appears to tease an upcoming live-action commercial.Behold.Microsoft has yet to share any details about its marketing plan for Halo 5 but did provide the following statement to IGN when asked about the validity of the photo in question: Xbox and Halo have a tradition of creating rich, narrative events to entertain and delight fans, including award-winning campaigns such as Starry Night, Believe, Remember Reach and more. We have no details to share at this time but look forward to exciting and surprising fans later this year as work continues on Halo 5: Guardians. Halo 5: Guardians will release later this year, exclusively for Xbox One. Check out our hands-on preview while you patiently wait. … [Read more...] about Halo 5: Guardians Live-Action Commercial Leaked?
Electronic Arts and Visceral Games have released a launch trailer for the upcoming cops vs. criminals shooter Battlefield Hardline.While the game was originally supposed to release late last year, Visceral needed a bit more time to polish up the experience so it won't be releasing until next week. Will the long wait have been worth it? based on the killer action-filled gameplay trailer above, I'd say its chances are quite good.Battlefield Hardline launches on March 17 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PS3, and PC. Stay tuned to GameRevolution for our full review. … [Read more...] about Check Out This Action-Packed Launch Trailer for Battlefield Hardline
[Update] Microsoft has launched a second live-action trailer for Halo 5: Guardians, this time from the perspective of Master Chief rather than Agent Locke. Give it a look above.You can see the Agent Locke trailer below.[Original] Microsoft and 343 Industries have just announced the release date for their upcoming Xbox One exclusive Halo 5: Guardians. The highly anticipated first-person shooter will launch on October 27.To go along with the announcement, a new live-action trailer has surfaced as well. Give it a look above and take a moment to appreciate its incredibly high production values. Seriously, the marketing budget behind this title must know no bounds.Are you excited for the impending release of Halo 5 this fall? … [Read more...] about Halo 5: Guardians Release Date Revealed [Update: 2 Live-Action Trailers]
BANDAI NAMCO has announced Code Vein, an upcoming third-person action RPG with vampire themes.In Code Vein you are tasked with uncovering lost memories in order to escape a nightmarish world. This world is one in ruin, with buildings collapsed and ghastly ghouls at every corner.You play as a Revenant, a member of a secret society called Vein. Revenants have traded their memories for powerful abilities and an unrelenting thirst for blood. These abilities play an important role in the minute-to-minute gameplay experience, allowing you to perform flashy attacks in addition to transitioning between various forms that each have their own strengths and weaknesses.While the world has a dark atmosphere you won't be alone. A companion will accompany you as powerful bosses and swarms of enemies try to take your life.Code Vein has notably attractive graphics that are stylized with an anime aesthetic. Its presentation will play a major role in both the game's high-paced gameplay and "engaging … [Read more...] about Code Vein Is A Newly Announced Vampire Action RPG Coming In 2018