The Last of Us was praised as a game that elevated videogames towards a new emotional maturity.Exactly it really isn’t.[caption id="attachment_1217491" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The ending was what made the story of the game truly memorable to many players Courtesy of Naughty Dog.[/caption] Joel Is Justified When Joel starts shooting Firefly soldiers as he looks for Ellie, he[...]
Blizzard has said that Warcraft 4 isn't on its current docket, saying fans shouldn't get too excited. The Warcraft brand has been taken over by the visage of World of Warcraft for nearly 15 years now. (If you don't count Hearthstone.) It's understandable too. WoW is one of the biggest games ever released. It has […]
Words and Photos courtesy of Bleeding Cool's Alex Arevalos: There are a lot of ways to show off one's love of their fandoms. Many use T-shirts with nerdy messages. Others have their love showing on their skin as they walk around. Some even share their fandom with their kids through cosplay. San Diego Comic-Con is a […]
On Sunday afternoon at San Diego Comic-Con, I played three minutes of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at a demo on the exhibit floor. The Nintendo Switch booth featured rows of consoles and screens with controllers. When I went, I waited in line for about a half-hour, and then attendants escorted me to the gaming area […]
Killer Queen, the arcade-style strategy game where you and other players slay each other's queen bees, is receiving a console release on the Nintendo Switch. This was revealed at Nintendo's E3 2018 press conference. The new game will be called Killer Queen Black and will be coming to the Nintendo Switch this winter according to the one-minute […]
A new game in the Fire Emblem series has been revealed courtesy of Nintendo's E3 2018 press conference. It's called Fire Emblem: Three Houses and will presumably be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The release date wasn't yet revealed, though one could intuit it will be coming out at some point in the next year and a half. […]
During the latter portion of Sony's E3 2018 stream, they showed a lot of gameplay for Sony and Insomniac's new Spider-Man game. The footage looks gorgeous, and the gameplay looks like an absolute dream. There was only one problem for those keeping a close eye on the footage. Spider-Man appears to kill a few dudes in it. […]
Sony dropped a 12-minute trailer for Last of Us Part 2 at their E3 2018 press conference tonight. It focused upon Ellie, whom we already knew would be the main protagonist for this game. In the opening scene she and a couple of friends are dancing at a bar while listening to country-folk music, reinforcing the Southern […]
As Bethesda was wrapping up its E3 2018 press conference, it graced us with a pair of big reveals. The first of which, which we will be discussing here, is Starfield, their first new game franchise in 25 years. It was a very soft reveal, mind you. The build-up was more interesting than the payoff. This […]
A new Wolfenstein game was revealed at Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference. This one takes place in 1980, using that sweet 1980's aesthetic the kids are talking about, and stars the twin daughters of Wolfenstein protagonist BJ Blazkowicz taking up the fight against the Nazi regime. This one tauts cooperative gameplay, as the two players take up the roles […]
Elder Scrolls: Legends is receiving a relaunch courtesy of the folks at Bethesda later this year, and it's being ported to the Nintendo Switch, the Xbox One, and the Playstation 4. This came in after the Rage 2 segment and trailer and was actually the first Elder Scrolls property they showed a trailer for, even though they had already mentioned Somerset. […]
And of course, videogames like this one Franchises and fictional worlds become popular when their audiences want to live in those worlds, and GTA V lets the players feel like they’re running around in a world spawned by Miami Vice[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gh0oSrjLlwY[/youtube]The uncanny thing about the game is how much moving around in the game actually[...]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13D1I5s236o[/youtube] You'll want to watch this for 16-minutes-and-chang to believe it. But a short Scribblenauts Unleashed: A DC Comics Adventure clip shown at E3 by Nintendo, appeared to highlight the much-neglected-of-late Stephanie Brown. Or rather Scary Stephanie Brown. Here are some screencaps as proof. I hope Dan DiDio wasn't drinking a foamy cup of coffee […]
[audio:http://nerdyshow.com/podpress_trac/web/31751/0/nerdyshow141.mp3] The Nerdy Show guys write; E3 2013 is here! This year, the biggest event in gaming is more intense than ever with two new consoles vying for superiority and shifting paradigms of the industry. Nerdy Show is back in LA covering E3 for Bleeding Cool and this is our take on Day 1. The […]
If you are a fan who has been saying for years that Street Fighter deserves a live action adaption made by people who actually care, now is your chance to put your money where your mouth is.
Back in June of last year, we learned that Amazing Spider-Man producer Matt Tolmach tried engineer a crossover between his film and The Avengers, if only in a very subtle way. It didn't happen, but...
Are Rocksteady involved? Is Arkham about to be come a shared franchise? Did somebody lie or somebody get something wrong?
It's not that easy bein' mean.
Not only does this Grand Theft Auto: Hill Valley mode skin everything in Back to the Future designs – you play as Marty, there's a DeLorean to drive – it also enables actual in-game time travel. That's right: have the time circuits on, be fuelled up with plutonium and hit 88 miles per hour and […]
This one is, if you'll pardon the expression, really pushing my buttons. On the occasion of their film being announced as part of the 2012 Sundance Festival competition selection, the folk behind Indie Game: The Movie have released a new, and very attractive trailer. Maybe its because I spend a lot of my time staring […]