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Top 10 Futuristic Technologies From Video Games We Wish Actually Existed
on April 21, 2015 at 05:30 PM
Stepping into a virtual world where anything is possible, from having superhuman strength to casting magical spells, is one of the most appealing aspects of video games. Some games mix fantasy with a hint of realism, such as a cyberpunk universe exploring futuristic technologies. Believing or hoping...
Top 10 Worst Side Activities
on February 27, 2015 at 06:00 PM
Everyone has come across a side activity in a game that they find infuriating. Whether they're out of place, overly long, or just poorly made, engaging with them feels more like a chore than a game. These are the 10 worst side activities, excluding "collectathon" style diversions, Game...
From First To Last – Comparing Developers’ Early Work To Later Work
on August 20, 2014 at 05:15 PM
Development studios, even highly successful ones, like to change things. As the old adage goes (I assume), if it ain’t broke, try something different to see if that also works. Studios like Naughty Dog may have made a name for themselves with a jumping cartoon bandicoot named Crash, but that doesn’t...
Gaming Disguises That Shouldn’t Work But Did
on June 07, 2014 at 06:15 PM
Getting around without your enemies recognizing you is a key component in many games. Often times, our heroes don a disguise in order to hide their identities and sneak around. In some cases, however, the disguises are so weird or outlandish that they just shouldn’t work. We take a look at a few...
Watch Dogs Tips And Strategies
on May 27, 2014 at 05:59 PM
The complex mechanics of Ubisoft Montreal's newest open-world adventure can result in information overload for new players. Here's a spoiler-free list of tips and strategies I learned over the course of the game to help you get your bearing. Open Things Up Most open-world games try to strike...
Live Stream – Watch Dogs
on May 27, 2014 at 02:46 PM
Update : The live stream is over, but be sure to check out the archive. After being stripped from Xbox One and PlayStation 4's launch lineups, Ubisoft's Watch Dogs is finally upon us. Starting today at 3 p.m. CT, Game Informer's Dan Tack and Andrew Reiner are taking a look at the game's...
Playing As A Giant Robot Spider In Watch Dogs
on May 27, 2014 at 02:05 AM
Watch Dogs presents players with a great big open world to explore, and packs it with side missions and other diversions. Some of these gameplay options are sillier than others. Take Spider-Tank for instance; this "digital trip" transforms Aiden into a giant robotic spider. In addition to being...
Test Chamber – Watch Dogs
on May 27, 2014 at 02:00 AM
Ubisoft Montreal is no stranger to making massive open-world games and letting players run amok in them. Watch Dogs eschews the historical settings of the Assassin's Creed series for a modern-day Chicago that's been infused with technological wizardry. Andrew Reiner and I take a look at some...
Breaking Down Watch Dogs' Multiplayer Modes – Will They Be Meaningful?
on April 23, 2014 at 07:33 PM
Watch Dogs is only a month away and while we had extensive hands-on time with it, we haven't yet explored the online play. Today, Ubisoft Montreal released a 9-minute trailer showing off three different ways the game incorporates multiplayer. Here is a breakdown of what's shown and if we think...
Analysis - Game Delays Show Publisher Faith In Developer Vision
on March 07, 2014 at 12:17 PM
There was a time in my life, before I began writing about the video game industry and before other demands made time the most precious resource, that I lamented every delay. What I’ve learned along the way has revealed that extending the development cycle has varied and numerous implications. Developers...
Gaming's Competitive Jabs Of 2013
on December 05, 2013 at 02:00 PM
Ever since the days of "Sega does what Nintendon't" a degree of (usually) healthy competition has existed between various consoles and publishers. The gaming landscape is generally more polite in modern times, but the occasional jab still manages to make its way through. Here are three...
The Next-Gen Launch Lineups: Strengths And Weaknesses
on November 11, 2013 at 06:41 PM
The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are nearly here, and their respective software launch lineups are finalized. Do both systems offer something for everyone? We break down the software lineups by genre to see how the early offerings compare. First-Person Shooters First-person shooters are immensely popular...
Opinion: Why I’m Happy About Watch Dogs’ Delay
on October 16, 2013 at 06:35 PM
Confession: I silently celebrate when some games are delayed. I sighed with relief when I heard Ubisoft’s ambitious open-world hacking game, Watch Dogs, was delayed earlier this week . I’m not some Grinch who finds joy imagining the game missing from a hopeful gamer’s Christmas stocking...
Aisha Tyler On Voicing Watch Dogs And Gamer Cred
on October 11, 2013 at 02:00 PM
Celebrities are no strangers to video games, but they usually voice a relevant protagonist whichever game they’ve signed on for. Aisha Tyler ( Archer, Whose Line is it Anyway? ) is playing herself as a minor character in Ubisoft’s upcoming open world techno-thriller Watch Dogs . We caught...
Here's What It Will Cost New PC Owners To Play Watch Dogs
on October 03, 2013 at 08:26 AM
This week, Ubisoft revealed the PC specs for upcoming open-world action title Watch Dogs . The requirements and recommended settings are higher than some gamers expected. With the next-generation of consoles coming (both of which have eight-core CPUs), we're expecting that developers are going to...
The Best Games And Biggest News Of Gamescom 2013
on August 26, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Gamescom 2013 has shut its doors. With record-breaking attendance and no shortage of news to come from the event, the German gaming convention has solidified its place in the industry. Sony and Microsoft continued their duel on the way to the console launches this fall, games were announced, and fans...
Five Collector's Editions To Empty Your Wallet For
on July 30, 2013 at 06:11 PM
Recently, there has been no shortage of developers severely misjudging what the average gamer is looking for in a collector's edition. Not that we're pointing any fingers, Codemasters . We decided to round up a few that might be worth a second glance. Read on to see the most fun, bizarre, and...
Video Recap - Ubisoft's E3 Press Conference
on June 11, 2013 at 01:40 PM
To spare you an hour of executives reading scripts and Aisha Tyler trying her hardest to be entertaining, we wanted to share our gut-reaction impressions of Ubisoft's E3 2013 press conference. Game Informer's Kim Wallace and Kyle Hilliard were slightly underwhelmed, but some interesting game...
The PlayStation 4’s Big Unanswered Questions
on February 21, 2013 at 06:40 PM
We’ve learned a lot about the PlayStation 4 since Sony revealed the console yesterday . New details concerning the system’s Blu-ray player and compatibility with second-hand games continue to trickle in, but we’re still left with some big questions. The remaining mysteries include things...
The Games Of PlayStation 4
on February 20, 2013 at 08:00 PM
From new Killzone and Infamous titles to Bungie's Destiny and Blizzard's Diablo III, companies announced a slew of games at Sony's PlayStation 4 presentation today. Here's a round-up of every story we wrote about the known PlayStation 4 games. Deep Down - Capcom Deep Down is a fantasy...
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