How's this for a nice Hump Day surprise? For all of you on the sideline thinking?about Destiny and spending the entire launch day watching Twitch streams, you now have an extra 17% off (that's $10) incentive to buy Destiny:
Activision likes to throw big numbers around when its franchises do well, see Call of Duty for reference. One day after their 10 year investment launched, we've found out some preliminary sales numbers. According to Activision, Destiny has sold over $500 million dollars worth of "Destiny" on launch day, "making the game the biggest new video game franchise launch in history. "
Scroll through the comments page of just about any single player game on Steam and you'll find messages like the following: "game is ok would be better with co-op". Big, impressive titles with hundreds of hours of gameplay are released on a regular basis, but there's still a legion of players out there that refuse to have fun...
It's time to talk about Destiny. The game we've been waiting for, for years, is finally here. On top of that we talk about the Lord of the Rings Card game, Madden 15, and the console version of Diablo 3. Finally we chat about cloud computing and whether or not it'll make a difference for consoles.
Season passes are becoming increasingly prevalent in an industry still fighting the dreaded trade-in market; why would you get rid of a game when you have some DLC incoming? The LEGO games are not known for this, but LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham will rectify that and the 6 pieces of DLC on offer are not bad.
Nintendo's latest Nintendo Direct focuses solely on Bayonetta 2, revealing a new costume, as well as a brand new playable character in its co-op mode. Check out some awesome "Tag Climax" mode gameplay and see how playing with a partner will add a new element to the game.
Destiny is barely 12 hours old and it already has received a patch. For anyone who's already digging into the game, this patch was applied when you first started up and it comes with some big changes since the Beta at the end of July. The most notable changes are to the different weapons and a few class tweaks.
Bungie understands that sometimes, you just don't want to sit up and play video games. Instead, you want to lay in bed in a different room than your PS4 and play from a prone position. Or maybe you want to play Destiny from across your house in secret, hidden under a sofa somewhere. Well, Bungie's new co-op FPS is on physical and virtual shelves today, and they went ahead and overhauled the Vita controls for PS Remote Play enthusiasts like myself.
The wait for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is almost over, as Team Meat announced its coming in only a couple of months away! Look forward to this November to grab the ultimate version of this dark but insanely addictive game, and with co-op.
If action RPGs are up your alley but the incessant clicking of a mouse grows tiring, rest that pointer finger and check this out: The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is heading to Xbox One. In a tweet this morning, the official Van Helsing franchise account shared a picture of the first entry in the monster hunter franchise on an Xbox One.
Those happy few who bought the Xbox One over the PlayStation 4 have basked too long in Dead Rising 3 exclusivity. Eat this, as the new Dead Rising 3: Apocalypse Edition has shambled onto Steam across the world and on disc in selected European stores.