American Gaming News for 19 Apr 2018
Marvel Super Heroes 2 is a game that's big on referencing all your favorites from the Marvel universe, and it's about to get a little more jampacked. To coincide with the release of Avengers: Infinity... War, Marvel and Warner Bros. have announced that a new DLC is on the way that includes characters and a level inspired by the film. The DLC will let you play as the big purple dude himself, according to Warner Bros: This action-packed level offers players the chance to control Thanos, one of the most dangerous Super Villains in the Marvel Universe, and his ruthless army. No word on when the DLC actually comes out but considering the movie's out on April 27, it's probably fair to assume the DLC will hit around then. For more on Marvel Super Heroes 2, check out our review here.
A lot of gamers absolutely abhor loot boxes as a form of premium microtransactions in games. They've been desperately trying to get regulation on the loot box epidemic but to no avail. The next best... thing that some gamers were able to do was to sic the Federal Trade Commission on companies...
You might think you're smart but so far no one has beaten Maze Rescue. It's an underground game with deceptive challenges making even the smartest players question their sanity.
In April, Pokemon Go was all about sheep. In May, it is all about everyone's favorite flaming tail lizard. While choosing Charmander in Red/Blue was essentially hard mode considering the first two... gyms were Rock and Water, those that stuck it out got Charizard in the end. Starting May 19, you can relive that feeling with increased Charmander spawns, finally letting people easily attain Charizards of their own. As with most Pokemon Go special events, evolutions proffer special skills onto certain Pokemon. In this case, Charmeleons that become Charizards will get an exclusive move. In addition, shiny Pokemon are more likely during events, so getting a shiny Charizard is not unlikely. Event times vary by region, so consult this chart provided by Niantic to find out when you can start catching...
Get more bang for your buck (we know, it's a free game) by entering these oldschool cheats Gunblood.
Earn tons of extra XP and other rewards in Battle Royale mode by completing these weekly challenges.
The series that introduced Superman to the world has reached 1000 issues. Here's our thoughts on the big landmark issue.
GeForce GTX 1060 Video Card for $230, Marvel Legends Mjolnir Hammer and Star-Lord Helmet, 3 Months of Kindle Unlimited for $2, Samsung Galaxy S8 for $420.
More Marvel relaunches, Batman's wedding and the return of Cosmic Ghost Rider are just a few of the major new comics hitting in July.
Here's everything we've posted on Quantic Dream's next PlayStation exclusive so far this month.
The AAA first-person shooter scene will potentially see some big changes this year, the biggest of which is being spurred on by the current trend, battle royale modes. According to a recent report,... the next Battlefield game might include a 100-player free-for-all of its own.
The classic RPG series returns with Unreal Engine 4-based visuals and the same dark sense of humor.
The HD remake will feature English and Japanese voice options, as well as English and French subtitles.
Fortnite players "honor the greatness" of Tilted Towers by demolishing it in the wake of an incoming meteor.
Warhorse co-founder and creative director Dan Vavra has hit out at critics who he believes have attacked Kingdom: Come Deliverance and his personal character. “There’s a lot of people creating... absolutely insane conspiracy theories about what made me do it,” said Vavra at the Reboot Develop conference today. Playing up his bad boy image, Vavra’s […] The post There are “absolutely insane conspiracy theories” about Kingdom Come Deliverance development, says Warhorse co-founder appeared first on VG247.
Fortnite Mobile continues to do the business for Epic Games. Sensor Tower reports Fortnite Mobile has earned $25 million since its release on the App Store April 1. Since Epic Games opened the game up... to all iOS players , daily spend on the title has exceeded $1 million (thanks, GI.biz). This brings worldwide revenue to $25 […] The post Fortnite Mobile has earned $25 million on iOS in less than a month appeared first on VG247.
This might be the closest we get to a crossover between the MCU and Marvel's TV shows.
Epic's free to play kill 'em all game Fortnite Battle Royale is adding light-machine guns in its latest patch, as well as a host of other improvements. Time for a little of the ol' pay 'n spray! The... post Fortnite update 3.5.2 adds light machine guns and a 50 v 50 limited time event appeared first on Critical Hit.
While everyone's speculating on what the 2018 edition of Battlefield will be, DICE continues to tinker with its World War I entry. The studio has plans to support the game throughout the year. The... most interesting new feature coming to the game is Shock Operations, a more quick-hitting version of the popular Operations mode that focuses the 40-player, sectors-based firefight around one map. This should make the matches go much more quickly than the expansive skirmishes of the original mode. Shock Operations is coming to give maps – Giant’s Shadow, Prise de Tahure, Lupkow Pass, Zeebrugge, and River Somme. Though many of these maps are reserved for Premium members or those who bought expansions, they will be available to all players for Shock Operations, which launches in June. In...
The Legends hit a few bumps in the road in an entertaining but generally uneven new season.
Tokyo Ghoul:re sets up a major showdown for next week in this unremarkable episode.
Amazon is overflowing with the junkiest of junk foods, and even has some weirdo variants of your favorite snacks worth checking out.
There’s plenty in the pipeline for Battlefield 1 players into June. DICE announced it is making more maps part of the Battlefield 1 DLC They Shall Not Pass available to all players. Rupture is... available from today, and more maps from They Shall Not Pass will be released in May. In June, Shock Operations will […] The post Rupture now available to all Battlefield 1 owners, Shock Operations coming this summer appeared first on VG247.
We look at how the lighting and player agency separate the creation of Detroit: Become Human from the traditional movie-making process.
God of War releases tomorrow and it's a really good game.You can read our review here. In celebration, today we will be streaming the opening two hours of the game! We'll be starting the stream at 3... p.m. CT (four hours from this posting), and we won't discuss late-game revelations or spoilers outside of what is shown during the stream. Believe us when we say there isplentyto see later on – we promise. You can click the banner below to watch the stream onTwitch, or you can watch on YouTube byclicking here.
Blog Herding is back this week with thoughtful musings from readers about A Way Out, Pokemon Go, Bravely Default, and more. Time to get reading! Community Blogs For April 5 – April 18: Opinion:... Ghost Recon Wildland's Persistent Performance Problems Present Barrier To Entry Boo is here to write about Wildlands, which really interested me after I got hooked on The Division (I picked it up post-updates for roughly $20). Boo got to try Wildlands while it was free to play, and... the blogger isn't impressed. "If I don't want to play your game for free, what makes you think I would want to buy the full product?" Ouch. Golden Sun Needs to Rise Again When you see a blog about Golden Sun, you read it. Why? Because just like MightyMagikarp writes in his post, this series is good – and Nintendo...