Call of Duty WW2’s promises a return to the roots of the franchise. The laser beams, perks, and jetpacks have been retired. Developer Sledgehammer is advertising that the game’s flashy mechanics have been stripped away in order to create a more “grounded” shooter.
Yesterday at the PlayStation E3 conference Sony showed off some impressive gameplay footage of Insomniac’s upcoming Spider-Man. The nearly nine-minute gameplay video is an adrenaline pumping thrill ride that switches effortlessly between fluid combat and stunning cinematic moments.
EA’s Saturday press conference was largely focused on new gameplay and buzz surrounding Battlefront II, but the developer titan also had a couple more surprises up its sleeve. One of these reveals was a new title called Anthem created by Mass Effect developer, BioWare.
EA’s Press Conference kicked off this Saturday with several new reveals that got fans’ attention like the Sci-Fi title, Anthem, as well as the co-op prison escape game, A Way Out. But, let’s get real. The main attraction was all the new news about Star Wars Battlefront II.
Last week in a quiet announcement developer, Ubisoft, pulled a bait and switch on players of Rainbow Six Siege. With gamers expecting the release of new operators and a new map, when a very different announcement appeared the community was not too pleased.
Written by Andrew Busch // Edited by Drew Beyer // Header Image courtesy of Activision In the last couple of years the first-person shooter market seems to have been oversaturated with hyper-futuristic games that emphasize high mobility and utterly ridiculous weaponry. The Call of Duty series has certainly taken this direction of future war to heart, pumping out title after […]
Written by Andrew Busch // Edited by Drew Beyer // Header Image courtesy of Blue Hole The wind whistles past my character as I skydive toward a small cluster of houses in the middle of a giant grassy island. Right as I near the ground my character pulls the rip chord and my parachute deploys. My dive this round is […]
Written by Colin Burns // Edited by Andrew Busch // Header Image VG247 Video game music is sometimes so understated that you can make it through a whole game without even acknowledging it. When the game is stripped away, you can really begin to appreciate some of this incredible music. Every week I will share a few of my favorite […]
Here are all the games the Game FES staff is playing this weekend (4/8/17). What are you playing? What are your thoughts on these games?
Video game music is sometimes so understated that you can make it through a whole game without even acknowledging it. When the game is stripped away, you can really begin to appreciate some of this incredible music. Every week I will share a few of my favorite songs from one of my favorite games. Some of these games will be classics while others may have been regrettably forgotten or overshadowed. This week we face out, hold out and reach out for Persona 4!
Written by Aidan Falk, Dyllan Rodrigues-Miller, Nate Bentley // Edited by Andrew Busch // Illustrations by Andrew Busch An editor, a let’s play-er, and an artist all talk favorite games for a second round of Choose Wisely! Read through and feel free to talk about your favorites with us! AIDAN FALK: THE WITCHER 3: WILD HUNT To choose a favorite game from my […]
Take a look at some of the fan art our staff has made for the games and movies we love as well as ones we are excited about! We will update this frequently with our newest works!
The Nintendo Switch was finally released on March 3rd. Supply hasn’t been a disaster like the NES Classic Mini Whatever, but it is a new console so it’s still going to take some time to get the system into the hands of everybody who wants one. Because I’m someone who managed/decided to get a Switch on launch day, I will lay out my experiences so far. Behold!
When you were younger, what was your favorite type of music? Did you have a cool older sibling who got you started in the right direction or did you get lost in the doldrums of Kidz Bop and the like? No matter what you listened to in your parents cars, if you’re reading this site, chances are the music you heard most as a kid was video game music. That’s where bands like Bit Brigade come in.
Written and Uploaded by Drew Beyer // Edited by Andrew Busch // Header image courtesy of Nintendo Everything (This is an extension of my section from the “meet the team” feature.) Nothing excites me more about the prospect of impending doom than seeing “dawn of the first day. 72 hours remain.” pop up on a television screen. I hope you know […]
One of our editors spent the last week taking a close look at Wildlands and gathering his thoughts.