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.

Sony to Pay $17.5M...
Sony to Pay $17.5M Over 2011 PSN Data Breach

Plaintiffs will be compensated with games, PS3 themes, PlayStation Plus and Music Unlimited subscriptions, and SOE Station cash.
Thursday 24 Jul 6:07pm | PS3 | PSP

Tetsya Nomura's Batman...
Tetsya Nomura's Batman Looks Like a Final Fantasy Boss

Square Enix has unveiled a new Play Arts KAI Batman figure designed by Tetsuya Nomura, the first in a planned Batman series.
Thursday 24 Jul 5:01pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | 3DS | 3

The Walking Dead:...
The Walking Dead: Season Two, Episode 4 Review

The previous episode was something of a weak point in the series, but can Telltale get it back on track with the penultimate chapter?
Thursday 24 Jul 4:00pm | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS

In-game Pride Parade...
In-game Pride Parade Celebrates Final Fantasy 14's Same Sex Marriage

The Rough Trade Gaming Community, one of the largest LGBTQ guilds in the world, has thanked Naoki Yoshida for including same-sex marriage in..
Thursday 24 Jul 11:41am | PS4 | PS3 | PC

Hohokum Dated, PS Plus...
Hohokum Dated, PS Plus Launch Offer Revealed

The colourful indie game will be available for PS4, PS3, and Vita on August 14, with Cross-Buy support and a week-long 20% PS Plus discount.
Thursday 24 Jul 10:14am | PS4 | PS3 | Vita

Uncharted Film Gets a...
Uncharted Film Gets a Release Date

A movie adaptation of Naughty Dogs hit series, Uncharted, has been pencilled in for release on June 10, 2016.
Thursday 24 Jul 9:31am | PS4 | PS3 | PC | Vita | 6

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 | 14

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 | 8

Bungie Wants Destiny...
Bungie Wants Destiny Characters to Carry Over to Sequels

Destiny isn't out yet, but Bungie already has plans for the future of the series, which include bringing characters to new games.
Tuesday 22 Jul 11:43am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | 5

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

The Last of Us Getting...
The Last of Us Getting a One-off Stage Performance

The show is in California and tickets are sold out, but it will also be broadcast worldwide on Twitch, YouTube, and PSN.
Tuesday 22 Jul 8:10am | PS4 | PS3 | 11

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

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 | 14

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

PlayStation Store...
PlayStation Store Update: 17 July, 2014

This week's new releases include Crimsonland, Abyss Odyssey, and ConstantC, and a range of DLC.
Friday 18 Jul 7:14pm | PS4 | PS3 | Vita | 4

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

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

Stitch and Tinker Bell...
Stitch and Tinker Bell Coming to Disney Infinity 2.0

Two of Disney's most popular characters, from 2002's Lilo and Stitch and 1953's Peter Pan, will be brought to life in the new game.
Thursday 17 Jul 3:16pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | 3

No Upgrade Offer for...
No Upgrade Offer for The Last of Us Remastered

There will be no PS3 to PS4 upgrade offer for The Last of Us, Sony has confirmed, and no pre-loading functionality for the digital version.
Thursday 17 Jul 2:20pm | PS4 | PS3 | 11

The Last of Us Sales...
The Last of Us Sales Exceed 7M, New Multiplayer DLC Incoming

The Last of Us will get at least one new multiplayer map pack, but there is no more singleplayer DLC in development.
Thursday 17 Jul 8:49am | PS4 | PS3 | 9

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

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