NBA 2K14 Xbox 360, PS3 Gameplay Features Unveiled

The upcoming Xbox One and PS4 release dates have developers industry-wide scrambling to complete games for multiple generations. The NBA 2K14 development team is among that group, as they work to iron out different gameplay features for the next-gen and current-gen systems. Today, 2K unveiled the NBA 2K14 Xbox 360 and PS3 gameplay features, as well as a list of several core gameplay improvements coming to NBA 2K14 on current generation platforms. The company did not reveal which of these enhancements and features would be making it into NBA … [Read more...]

Hot Wheels World’s Best Driver Coming to Xbox 360, PS3

While we're all stoked to get behind the wheel of next-gen racing games like Need for Speed Rivals and Forza Motorsport 5, there's a current generation of consoles that still deserves your attention. Sure, there's Gran Turismo 6 for PS3, but Warner Bros. Interactive wants you to know there's a fun multi-platform game headed your way too: Hot Wheels World's Best Driver. Hot Wheels World's Best Driver will ship September 17 on five platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and PC. In Hot Wheels World's Best Driver, players join the ranks … [Read more...]

GTA Online Free with Purchase of GTA 5 – New Video

Grand Theft Auto Online, known by most folks outside Rockstar as GTA Online, presents up to 16 players with a dynamic and persistent online world that will allow the Grant Theft Auto experience to evolve well after the game launches. That's all well and good, but Rockstar Games today said three words together that gamers will like to hear even more: GTA online free. That's right: everyone who purchases GTA 5 will get GTA Online free. It was not clear whether getting GTA Online free via your GTA 5 purchase is the only way to get the game, or … [Read more...]

Call of Duty: Ghosts Perks – The List So Far (and Effects)

Call of Duty: Ghosts perks

With the Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer reveal now in the can, a whole host of questions are entering gamers' minds. Things like the number of new weapons (30), the number of new kill streaks (20), and the list of all the Call of Duty: Ghosts perks in Infinity Ward's next game. Activision has been quite tight-lipped, going so far as to completely hide the available slots in the hands-on multiplayer sessions we participated in during the reveal event. But we still came away with intel about more than one dozen Call of Duty: Ghosts perks. And … [Read more...]

Call of Duty: Ghosts Whiteout Multiplayer Map Impressions

Call of Duty: Ghosts Whiteout multiplayer map

Throughout its Call of Duty: Ghosts Multiplayer Reveal event, Activision talked about the importance of having a memorable game world. Much of the commentary revolved around gamers customizing their worlds and making them their own, which COD: Ghosts certainly allows. But after playing through three of the Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer maps, including Octane and Strikezone, it’s clear that Activision has made the pre-fabricated maps equally memorable. And of the three we played today, the Call of Duty: Ghosts Whiteout multiplayer map was by … [Read more...]

Call of Duty: Ghosts Strikezone Multiplayer Map Impressions

Call of Duty: Ghosts Strikezone multiplayer map

Activision showed several maps during its Call of Duty: Ghosts Multiplayer reveal event, giving attendees a taste of the different sizes, layouts and environments that are in store when the game ships this November. Some environments felt thoroughly abandoned, while others felt almost alive. One Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer map, Strikezone, felt like an interesting combination of the two, almost as if it was preparing to welcome an entire population back to town at the drop of a hat. Strikezone is a medium-sized map, which means it … [Read more...]

Call of Duty: Ghosts Octane Multiplayer Map Impressions

Call of Duty: Ghosts Octane multiplayer map

We had the good fortune to play through three different multiplayer maps at the Call of Duty: Ghosts Multiplayer Reveal event. For five hours, we lived, breathed and died (repeatedly) COD: Ghosts multiplayer. The maps Activision had on display spanned different sizes and design elements. Of the three maps we played, Octane was the smallest and most intense. The Call of Duty: Ghosts Octane multiplayer map (shown above) is immediately recognizable by its centerpiece landmark, which you’ll see blown up time and again in the Call of Duty … [Read more...]

Batman Arkham Origins Collectors Edition Details

Warner Bros. Interactive and DC Entertainment today unveiled a new Batman Arkham Origins Collectors Edition for Xbox 360 and PS3. The package will ship on October 25 for both systems, in limited quantities of course, and retail for $119.99. But when you see the Batman Arkham Origins Collectors Edition details, you'll see that it's likely worth the price. Interestingly, when you go through the Batman Arkham Origins Collectors Edition details, you'll see a PS3-exclusive item: the Knightfall pack as exclusive content. The Xbox 360 often sees … [Read more...]

Call of Duty Ghosts Multiplayer Reveal Live Stream

We're on location for the Call of Duty Ghosts Multiplayer Reveal event in Los Angeles -- and we're far from alone. There are people here from around the world, including at least four from London. Their flight schedule is horrid -- they head back home tomorrow -- but you'd probably love to be in their shoes. Well, now you can, sort of. The video below will let you watch the Call of Duty Ghosts Multiplayer reveal live stream right here. Hosted by Xbox, the Call of Duty Ghosts multiplayer reveal is one of the most anticipated gaming events … [Read more...]

2K Unveils WWE 2K14 30 Years of WrestleMania Mode

OK, old-school fans of the squared circle, 2K Sports has some killer news today regarding WWE 2K14: a new mode called WWE 2K14 30 Years of WrestleMania Mode. This single-player campaign will feature iconic WrestleMania matches and a roster spanning three decades of WWE history. Andre the Giant vs Hulk Hogan, anyone? Yep, it's in there. Starting with the inaugural WrestleMania, the nostalgic single-player journey takes players through more than 45 matches, including the legendary match between Hulk Hogan vs Andre the Giant for the WWE … [Read more...]