The State of Games Journalism

An introspective look at what gaming journalism, ourselves included, could do differently.

The State of Games Journalism

The State of Games Journalism

An introspective look at what gaming journalism, ourselves included, could do differently.

Hearthstone's First...
Hearthstone's First Adventure, Curse of Naxxramas, Now Live

The first singleplayer Adventure is split into five parts, with the first part free until early September.
Wednesday 23 Jul 4:42pm | PC | iOS | 1

Dragon Age:...
Dragon Age: Inquisition, Battlefield Hardline Delayed

Dragon Age: Inquisition will release in late November, while Battlefield Hardline has been pushed back to early 2015.
Wednesday 23 Jul 9:48am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 12

Naughty Dog Open to...
Naughty Dog Open to New Crash Bandicoot, Jak & Daxter Games

Naughty Dog has no plans to return to its beloved earlier franchises, but would consider it when it "makes sense to."
Wednesday 23 Jul 8:58am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | 3DS | 6

Public Doom Reveal Not...
Public Doom Reveal Not Likely Until Next Year

id Software hadn't planned to show any Doom footage at all until next year, but revealed the game at QuakeCon to quell concerns.
Tuesday 22 Jul 12:43pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 6

New Mighty No. 9...
New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Shows Off Mega Man's Spiritual Successor

Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune and his new studio, Comcept, have released a new gameplay trailer for Mega Man's spiritual successor.
Tuesday 22 Jul 9:16am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | 3DS | 4

Graphic Novel Review:...
Graphic Novel Review: Dragon Age Library Edition

The 12 issues of the Dragon Age comic, written by series writer David Gaider, are now available in one neat volume.
Tuesday 22 Jul 8:00am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 1

For a Brief Moment,...
For a Brief Moment, Dota 2 Was on ESPN's Front Page

Though it was taken down before long, a headline pertaining to The International 2014 was posted to's home page today.
Monday 21 Jul 6:15pm | PC | 4

The State of Games...
The State of Games Journalism

We sack up, take our own advice and get honest with you guys on what games journalism could do differently.
Monday 21 Jul 11:00am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | 3DS | 13

Microtransactions on...
Microtransactions on the Rise in Subscription MMOs

The number of global MMORPG subscribers has fallen from 30.6 million in 2010 to 23.4 million in 2013, offset by a rise in in-game spending.
Monday 21 Jul 10:57am | PS4 | PS3 | PC | 5

The Sims 4 Create A...
The Sims 4 Create A Sim Hands On Preview

The new Create A Sim tool is something that EA has been talking up for The Sims 4. We get creative with a demo of it, to see if it lives up to..
Monday 21 Jul 8:00am | PC | 2

The Evil Within...
The Evil Within Release Date Brought Forward

Shinji Mikami's new survival horror game will release on October 16, instead of the previously announced October 23 date.
Friday 18 Jul 5:18pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 6

Doom Reboot Revealed...
Doom Reboot Revealed Exclusively to QuakeCon Attendees

QuakeCon attendees have been given an exclusive first look at the new Doom game, with a media blackout ensuring it's something special.
Friday 18 Jul 1:51pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 12

Crypt of the...
Crypt of the NecroDancer Coming to Early Access This Month

The rhythm-based roguelike dungeon crawler from Brace Yourself Games will be available on Steam Early Access from July 30.
Friday 18 Jul 10:19am | PC | 1

The Walking Dead:...
The Walking Dead: Season Two, Episode 4 Out Next Week

The penultimate chapter of the five-part series will be available July 23 for PC, July 24 for Xbox 360 and PS3, and July 25 for iOS.
Friday 18 Jul 9:04am | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS | 6

Rainbow Six: Siege E3...
Rainbow Six: Siege E3 Awards Trailer Released

Ubisoft have released a new trailer for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege to celebrate the awards it won at E3 last month.
Thursday 17 Jul 6:05pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 5

Neil Gaiman's Wayward...
Neil Gaiman's Wayward Manor Now Available

Today's launch of Neil Gaiman's humorous horror puzzle game is accompanied by a new gameplay trailer.
Wednesday 16 Jul 6:22pm | PC | 3

Mortal Kombat X Likely...
Mortal Kombat X Likely to Have Guest Characters

There won't be any superheroes from DC Comics among them, however, despite NetherRealm's success with Injustice: Gods Among Us.
Wednesday 16 Jul 6:01pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | iOS | 8

BioWare Wants Your...
BioWare Wants Your Input for Mass Effect 4

BioWare have launched a new survey to find out what players want and expect from Mass Effect, and from RPGs in general.
Wednesday 16 Jul 3:10pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 7

Pharrell Williams to...
Pharrell Williams to Curate NBA 2K15 Soundtrack

The person behind the hit song Happy will select the songs for NBA 2K15's soundtrack; box art for the game has also been released.
Wednesday 16 Jul 2:27pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 9

DIGITAL NATIONZ Returns for 2014

DIGITAL NATIONZ is returning in 2014 and is joining forces with the Gizmos, Gadgets and Technology Show.
Wednesday 16 Jul 10:16am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | 3DS | 15

Assassin's Creed Unity...
Assassin's Creed Unity Gameplay Trailer Released

As well as a new gameplay trailer, Ubisoft have released a historical feature providing some information about the French Revolution.
Tuesday 15 Jul 6:54pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 13

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