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Latest Final Fantasy XV Screenshots Introduce Continent, Ido & Lestallum

Latest Final Fantasy XV Screenshots Introduce Continent, Ido & Lestallum

Square Enix released three new screenshots off their upcoming action role-playing game, Final Fantasy XV. The screenshots introduce the game’s locations, check them out below: Continent The four continue their drive along the clear river, passing through the coniferous trees. Should they go full speed... 

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Report: Call of Duty: Black Ops most pirated game in 2010

Report: Call of Duty: Black Ops most pirated game in 2010

TorrentFreak‘s annual report on the most pirated games of the year has Activision‘s Call of Duty: Black Ops taking the dubious top honor for 2010. Even with Activision’s attempts to play “good cop” with pirates, Black Ops is estimated to have been downloaded 4.27 million... 

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Capcom calls Dead Rising 2: Case Zero ‘most dynamic sales weapon’ it’s ever had

Capcom calls Dead Rising 2: Case Zero ‘most dynamic sales weapon’ it’s ever had

“It’s the most dynamic sales weapon we have ever had in our arsenal, giving us the equivalent exposure of a multi-million pound TV campaign,” Capcom’s UK product manager Karl Reader told MCV. “We foresee other publishers will follow suit.” And why shouldn’t... 

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How Ellen DeGeneres got Matthew Perry his role in Fallout: New Vegas

How Ellen DeGeneres got Matthew Perry his role in Fallout: New Vegas

Who should ex-Friends star Matthew Perry thank for landing his latest job, a role in Fallout: New Vegas? Not his agent. According to senior producer Jason Bergman, Perry’s role was cemented thanks to talk show host Ellen DeGeneres. On the April 24, 2009 show, Perry appeared not only to promote 17... 

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Dead Rising 2 Fortune City Map Revealed

Dead Rising 2 Fortune City Map Revealed

Over on Fortune City’s visitor guide website, you’ll find tons of info relating to Dead Rising 2’s world. One of the key elements revealed is a spiffy map of Fortune City to give you all a head start when playing the game. Be sure to head on over to www.visitfortunecity.com to check... 

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Left 4 Dead 2 New Changes Designed To Make It Less Rage Quit-y

Left 4 Dead 2 New Changes Designed To Make It Less Rage Quit-y

Valve is making some noteworthy changes to the way Left 4 Dead 2 plays, the way it scores and the way it can sometimes infuriate players. When Valve polled zombie apocalypse enthusiasts on their rage quitting reasons, this was why. The official Left 4 Dead site outlines some, but not all, of those impending... 

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Driver: San Francisco coming to 360, PS3, Wii and PC

Driver: San Francisco coming to 360, PS3, Wii and PC

Ubisoft has announced even more details about its upcoming relaunch of its gritty, open-world franchise, now titled Driver: San Francisco. We make it out to San Francisco for a few days every year for GDC, but we’ve never witnessed a single act of gritty crime, so we’re not sold on how eventful... 

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Microsoft no longer making current Xbox 360 console

Microsoft no longer making current Xbox 360 console

Microsoft has confirmed during its post- press conference / mass console giveaway “media roundtable” that it is no longer manufacturing the original Xbox 360 hardware in any form. A Microsoft representative has told Joystiq that the now-outdated machine will continue to be sold until stock... 

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Fallout: New Vegas vaporizing mutants on Oct 19 in US, Oct 22 in EU

Fallout: New Vegas vaporizing mutants on Oct 19 in US, Oct 22 in EU

What more do we need to say? We’ll be heading back into the future ’50s world of Fallout, sculpted by Obsidian, on October 19 in the US and October 22 in Europe. In case you hadn’t already seen in the recently released E3 trailer, the Las Vegas … er, New Vegas setting is... 

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Hulu Coming to Xbox Live? [RUMOR]

Hulu Coming to Xbox Live? [RUMOR]

Microsoft reportedly has a juicy reveal up its sleeve for the upcoming Electronic Entertainment Expo mid-June: Inside sources say Hulu is coming to the Xbox Live service on the Xbox 360 console. Gear Live reports that in addition to Project Natal details, Microsoft will be unveiling the Hulu service... 

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Left 4 Dead 2’s The Passing Is Coming Next Week

Left 4 Dead 2’s The Passing Is Coming Next Week

The first downloadable episode for Valve‘s southern fried zombie shooter Left 4 Dead 2 didn’t make its originally scheduled “late March” release. Thankfully, it looks like “The Passing” campaign will make a late April release. Valve updated the official Left 4 Dead... 

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Left 4 Dead 2 ‘The Passing’ DLC pushed back, priced at 560 Microsoft Points (always Free on PC)

Left 4 Dead 2 ‘The Passing’ DLC pushed back, priced at 560 Microsoft Points (always Free on PC)

We’re not exactly used to finding out hot scoops on Valve‘s game projects from Xbox Live’s “Inside Xbox” feature “SENTUAMESSAGE,” so it was especially odd to us when we heard that Left 4 Dead 2‘s upcoming Left 4 Dead 1 crossover DLC “The Passing”... 

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This post about Portal 2 concept art is free of Portal jokes

This post about Portal 2 concept art is free of Portal jokes

As a safe haven for all the world’s thinking people, we’d like to happily announce that though this post is about a new look for Portal protagonist Chell in the upcoming Portal 2, you’ll find no sly, winking references to the original game anywhere in sight. We’re fresh out... 

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Xbox Live Deal of the Week: Fallout 3 DLC

Xbox Live Deal of the Week: Fallout 3 DLC

This week’s Xbox Live deal ain’t too shabby, if you haven’t got yourself a copy of Fallout 3: GOTY Edition or already downloaded all of the game’s DLC onto your hard drive. Each of the five episodes continuing the adventures of our strong, silent hero (or villain, if you prefer... 

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First screens from Fallout: New Vegas surface, feature glorious beards

First screens from Fallout: New Vegas surface, feature glorious beards

Around these parts, we’re all avid supporters of a thick, lustrous beard. Though our tastes for the gaming industries various genres differ greatly, we can all get behind any game so long as it includes characters with copious amounts of facial hair. For this reason alone, a recent batch of screenshots... 

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‘Guardian of Light’ a co-op Tomb Raider action game

‘Guardian of Light’ a co-op Tomb Raider action game

Boy, when Crystal Dynamics said it would be creating “something completely new and very different”for Lara Croft, it wasn’t kidding around. GameSpot has posted a first look at Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, and we don’t know where to begin. It’s downloadable,... 

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First Screens Of Left 4 Dead 2’s “The Passing,” New Infected, New Weapons

First Screens Of Left 4 Dead 2’s “The Passing,” New Infected, New Weapons

Valve released new details on the first downloadable add-on for Left 4 Dead 2 today at Microsoft’s X10 event, explaining how “The Passing” will handle the meet up with the original Left 4 Dead survivors. Now, let’s have some media. These ten new screens of the new episode, coming... 

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Analyst: Mass Effect 2 outsold everything else 6-to-1

Analyst: Mass Effect 2 outsold everything else 6-to-1

If you bought Mass Effect 2 and you like being on the winning “team” when it comes to game trends, high five. According to DFC Intelligence, BioWare’s latest spacefaring adventure sold an estimated 1.1 million copies (of the Xbox 360 version) in January — six times the sales... 

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