Ever since Metal Gear Survive was first announced, the game has been heavily criticized by fans of the franchise, both for being a major departure from series norms as well as the lack of involvement by Hideo Kojima. While many have already written Metal Gear Survive off, those willing to give it a chance will have an opportunity next week, more than a month before its official launch. As announced by Konami, the open beta for Metal Gear Survive will take place from January 18 to 21 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. No PC beta has been announced yet, but PS4 and Xbox One gamers will have a chance to try out the game’s online co-op functionality next week. The beta will give players the opportunity to test the game’s building mechanics as well as its wave-based survival gameplay. Anyone participating in the Metal Gear Survive open beta will be happy to learn that playing it will yield some rewards for the main game. Specifically, participating in … [Read more...] about Metal Gear Survive Beta Begins Next Week, New Trailer Released
It is well known that The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim is no stranger to mods from its faithful gaming community. One of the new and upcoming mods for the game goes under the title of Lordbound, and the developers behind the mod have released a new trailer showcasing the environment of Druadach Valley, a region between High Rock and Skyrim. Lordbound is described as “a DLC-sized expansion mod for Skyrim, taking place in a dense new region known as the Druadach Valley. The mod features over 30+ hours of gameplay through new quests, dungeons, and locations for you to enjoy.” In the trailer, Lordbound flashes from scene to scene, showing off the beauty of Druadach Valley. It highlights everything from underground Dwemer ruins, frozen shrines, and a beautiful lake with a bridge to dark skies and an all-mighty fortress. For gamers interested in the stunning expansion, it can be found on ModDB under Lordbound. Check out the environment showcase here: While Lordbound has a lot to … [Read more...] about Fan-Made Skyrim Expansion Releases New Trailer
Capcom has detailed the precise release dates for Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition in Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Australia, and New Zealand, revealing that those buying the game for the first time will get it a little later than players upgrading from the existing version.The confirmed in a Twitter post that both the physical and digital versions of Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition will be available to purchase on PlayStation 4 on January 19. However, if you already have Street Fighter V, you'll be able to upgrade to Arcade Edition and begin playing from January 16.The Steam release of Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, meanwhile, will also launch on January 16 regardless of whether you're buying for the first time or upgrading. Capcom has not yet provided an exact time for when the Arcade Edition upgrade patch will be available or when it will go live on Steam yet.Capcom has not indicated there will be a similarly staggered launch for Arcade Edition in the US. We have asked the … [Read more...] about Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition Release Date Is A Little Later For New Players In Europe And Australia
Death Stranding is one of the most anticipated PlayStation 4 exclusives and fans are waiting for Hideo Kojima to announce the release date for the game and while we are not about to get one but Kojima has revealed that Death Stranding has come out of the experimental phase and is quite near its completion. In a recent interview, Kojima revealed that Death Stranding has come out of the experimental phase saying “Currently, we have surpassed the experiment phase, and by entering the next step, we’re feeling the response to the new gameplay”. The game seems to be quite near its completion and there is a possibility that the game’s release date will be announced soon. Nothing is known about the game but we are sure that the singleplayer campaign for Death Stranding, however, the game will also feature a multiplayer component too. According to Kojima himself, the game’s multiplayer will be different. However, he didn’t reveal any specific details. … [Read more...] about Hideo Kojima: Death Stranding Development Has Come Out Of The Experimental Phase, Release Date To Be Revealed Soon?
Eidos announced on theircommunity forumstoday that they have decided to keep Tomb Raider in the incubator until an undetermined time in the first quarter of 2013. It was originally scheduled for release in Fall 2012. "We’re doing things that are completely new to Tomb Raider in this game and the additional development time will allow us to put the finishing touches into the game and polish it to a level that you deserve," said Darrell Gallagher, head of Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics. "We believe this is the right choice and I guarantee it will be worth the wait. The game is looking amazing and we can't wait to show it to everyone at E3 in a few weeks." As mega-behemoth releases have turned into annual best-sellers (Call of Duty, Assassin's Creed) it's no surprise to see game makers fleeing those months entirely. These days there's home for maybe two or three other games in those months, but not much else. And with the departure of Bioshock Infinite and Tomb Raider, we're … [Read more...] about Tomb Raider release date delayed