Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition Racing onto PS4, Xbox One

Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition

One of the best arcade-inspired racing games of all time, Need for Speed Rivals, is getting a revamp for the next-gen consoles. And it's going to race onto PS4 and Xbox One much sooner than you might expect. Electronic Arts has taken the wraps off Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition, announcing that the game will ship for the next-gen consoles on October 21 in North America and October 24 in Europe. A PS3 and Xbox 360 version of Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition will also be available, though the focus is … [Read more...]

PlayStation Plus October 2014 Free Games List Taking Shape

PS4 DualShock 4 controller

With the September PS Plus lineup starting to wear thin, PS4 and PS3 owners are increasingly on the lookout for information about the PlayStation Plus October 2014 free games list. Sony hasn't yet revealed the full lineup of free games for PS Plus owners next month, but the company did divulge some great news for PS4 owners. The PlayStation Plus October 2014 free games list will include three games, not two, for PS4 gamers. It's unclear whether PS3 and PS Vita PS Plus subscribers will also get three free … [Read more...]

The List of Villains You Can Trap in Skylanders Trap Team

Skylanders Trap Team Chef Pepperjack

In some extended hands-on time with Skylanders Trap Team last week we played the new Kaos Doom Challenge and several full levels that left the impression that the level designs are much improved. We also left the Toys for Bob studio with a few pieces of Trap Team gold. One of which is the almost complete list of villains you can trap in Skylanders Trap Team. Trapping villains is the new mechanic in this year's Skylanders entry. Using one of the new elementally aligned traps, players can "suck" any of the 40+ bosses … [Read more...]

Get Exclusive COD: Advanced Warfare In-Game Gear with Mt. Dew and Doritos

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

Mt. Dew and Doritos are no stranger to the video game scene. Not only are the drinks and chips a staple of many gamers' kitchens, they're also regularly involved in exclusive game-related promotions. The next one kicks off in October, and it could net you exclusive COD: Advanced Warfare in-game gear. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare doesn't really need the extra publicity or promotion, but the exclusive in-game content through this promotion is bound to entice fans to crunch and guzzle more than normal. The … [Read more...]

Swery65’s D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die Coming to Xbox One Friday

Xbox One controller

The Xbox One continues to see an influx of indie games, even as Sony has announced its Unity development tools have gone free. The next indie Xbox One game, D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die, will release this Friday. D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die is billed as a "Japanese mystery game," which is to say it's unlike a title most Xbox One owners would often play. The concept seems straightforward and interesting. Players take the detective protagonist on a time-traveling journey to solve and ultimately prevent his wife's … [Read more...]

What’s New in the Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Mode?

Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Mode Marvel

The Disney infinity 2.0 release date is just around the corner (Sept. 23), and we've heard a lot about the toys and characters. The franchises and their associated characters are so important, in fact, that Disney has given the game a "Marvel Super Heroes" subhead even though plenty of other characters will be available. But toys and franchises aside, what's new in the Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Mode? After all, that's where most gamers will spend the majority of their time, no matter the toy they place on the … [Read more...]

Full Just Dance 2015 Songs List Includes Disney’s Frozen

Just Dance 2015 screenshot

I just can't Let It Go. The full Just Dance 2015 songs list makes me want to Walk This Way to my local video game retailer. Is the Best Song Ever included in the soundtrack? Yes, sort of. But so are those other two songs, plus 37 others. Ubisoft has unveiled the full Just Dance 2015 songs list, which includes the aforementioned catchy tune from Disney's Frozen, the classic Run DMC and Aerosmith track, and the self-aggrandizing song by One Direction. Just Dance 2015, the latest installment in the dance game … [Read more...]

Xbox Free Games with Gold List for September is Now Halo: Reach

Halo Master Chief Collection

Microsoft changed its Games with Gold free games program several months ago to include a different free game for Xbox 360 during the first and second halves of the months. The Xbox One free games are consistent for the entire time. So, now that we've entered the tail end of the month, the Xbox free Games with Gold list for September has changed. For these next two weeks of September 2014, Halo: Reach is the new Xbox 360 free Game with Gold. Halo: Reach replaces the previous free games for September, Monaco: What's … [Read more...]

Dying Light Release Date Coming Early for PS4, Xbox One Owners

Dying Light

Dying Light was supposed to be one of the premier zombie games for the PS4 and Xbox One as the consoles completed their second holiday season. Then the Dying Light release date got pushed back to February 2015, sending zombie slayers everywhere into a deep depression. You can start to emerge from that funk now, folks. Techland and Warner Bros. Interactive have confirmed an earlier Dying Light release date than planned. And this time they even provided a specific release date rather than a month-long window. The … [Read more...]

Six-Player Destiny Raids Begin Today with The Vault of Glass

Destiny vehicle

With a week of Destiny gameplay under our collective belt, Bungie has decided to release the first wave of six-player Destiny raids. The first of the six-player Destiny raids, The Vault of Glass, launches today and adds some new content to the game. The new six-player Destiny raids, or at least this one, does not require an additional fee. This isn't DLC. Instead, The Vault of Glass is free Raid content for players who have reached a certain point in the game. Bungies calls The Vault of Glass "the most intense and … [Read more...]