In “MLB 14: The Show,” developer Sony San Diego is channeling Selig’s 2008 mindset to reduce the amount of time needed to complete nine innings. Since this series already gives players the option to bypass the off-action moments
When certain games release, you find yourself wondering why more developers haven’t done the same thing before. “Mercenary Kings” is one of those games.
“Diablo III’s Reaper of Souls” expansion is one of the most significant turnarounds in gaming. Out of the ashes of a boring, auction house-centric grind comes a dynamic and addictive system that encourages grouping and rewards players with continual upgrades and challenges.
“Left Behind” is a prequel to the events of the main game, introducing Ellie’s friend Riley. Riley is about to skip town to join a resistance movement, and she wants to give Ellie one last night of teenage fun.
For years, competitive shooters have struggled to introduce context into a genre centered on brief flashes of action repeated ad infinitum. Much has been made of “Titanfall’s” mysterious campaign multiplayer, where story and competitive action seamlessly intertwine.
By Dan Ryckert | Game Informer Magazine (MCT)
“South Park: The Stick of Truth”
Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC
Genre: 1-player role-playing
ESRB: Mature, for Mature
In the 17 years that “South Park” has been on the air, it’s never received a video game treatment that felt like more than a quick cash-in on the [...]
For the last three decades, one of the video game world’s greatest antiheroes has been a barrel-throwing ape. He’s arrogant, ornery and not nearly as dexterous as he thinks he is.
Warner Bros. has a bona fide blockbuster with “The Lego Movie,” which has dominated the box office since opening Feb. 7. The movie grossed $31.5 million this past weekend, studio estimates indicate, bringing its domestic total take to about $183 million and its worldwide take to more than $270 million.
For more than two decades, Sonic the Hedgehog has been one of the world’s most successful video game icons. The little blue guy has more than 70 games, four animated series, and an extensive global merchandising line to his name.
Sony prepared some literal big guns for the launch of the PlayStation 4 with “Killzone: Shadow Fall,” the sixth game in PlayStation’s go-to sci-fi shooter franchise.