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Category: Gaming News

Pokémon Shield and Sword are Coming to the Nintendo Switch

The next pair of Pokémon games have officially been announced. Nintendo and The Pokémon Company have announced Pokémon Sword and Shield. The Nintendo Direct showcased the first footage of the newest Pokémon title and it was revealed that it will take place in the Galar region. The three new Pokemon see above in the cover ...

EA’s ‘Apex Legends’ Reaches 25 Million Players After One Week

Today, Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella announced on the official EA blog that Apex Legends has reached 25 million players since its launch last Monday. The game had over 2 million concurrent players at its peak over the weekend. The newly released free-to-play game had initially reached one million concurrent players, and 10 million players over its initial ...

Sony Interactive Entertainment Appoints Jim Ryan as President & CEO

After assuming temporary leadership of Sony last year, Jim Ryan has officially been appointed the new President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment. The new role will officially become effective on April 1st. According to Sony: "Current SIE President and CEO John (Tsuyoshi) Kodera will dedicate his focus on creating innovative user experiences and further enhancing the network ...

Ubisoft Releases First ‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Legacy of the First Blade Images & Trailer

Today, Ubisoft announced the release dates for the episodes of the first post-launch story arc of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Legacy of the First Blade. The first episode, Hunted, will release December 4 across all available platforms. Throughout Hunted and the following two episodes, players will continue their grand Greek Odyssey to encounter Darius, the legend ...

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Smashes Records, Earns $725 Million Opening Weekend

Rockstar Games' Red Dead Redemption 2 is out now for console players and immediately upon its release, it garnered acclaim from both critics and fans with praise being geared towards the narrative, graphics and performances. It should be of no surprise that the title saw an amazing opening weekend, but what may come as a shock is that ...

Interview: ‘Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’ Narrative Director Melissa MacCoubrey on Choosing the Setting, DLC’s & More

Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey was unleashed upon the gaming community on October 5th, 2018. Since then, the game has been enjoying great success, as it currently holds a Metacritic average of 86 on all three platforms on which it was released. Seeing as there is no game in the series planning on being released in ...

Toronto Overwatch League Team Name Revealed: Toronto Defiant!

The Overwatch League is making it's way to the 6ix. The first season of the e-sports league for the wildly popular game Overwatch has concluded with 12 teams, and as 2019's season approaches, the OWL will be adding 8 new teams, including a team based in Toronto and Vancouver! The Toronto team's name was officially ...

Interview: ‘Starlink: Battle for Atlas’ Art Director Daniel Ebanks Discusses Inspirations, Game Development & More

After 5 long years of work, STARLINK: Battle for Atlas, Ubisoft Toronto’s first unique AAA intellectual property has gone gold. To celebrate the upcoming release of the game, I was invited to try it out and celebrate this momentous achievement with the game developers. During the event I was able to conduct a short interview ...

‘Starlink: Battle for Atlas’ Gameplay Preview

After 5 long years of work, STARLINK: Battle for Atlas, Ubisoft Toronto’s first unique AAA intellectual property has gone gold. To celebrate the upcoming release of the game, I was invited to try it out and celebrate this momentous achievement with the game developers. I was able to play the game for around an hour ...

Telltale Games Studio Facing Closure, Massive Layoffs Occurring

Telltale Games, which is most famous for its episodic games based on notable licensed properties, is reportedly reducing its staff dramatically and might actually be forced to close in the some time in the future. Kotaku reports that the company has laid off a large number of their developers, with social media reports from some of ...

Sony Announces Launch of Retro Video Game Console ‘Playstation Classic’ in December

Sony's next video game console is going... back in time! The electronics giant announced early Wednesday it will sell the PlayStation Classic, a miniature version of its first PlayStation console, on Dec. 3. Instead of requiring discs to play games, the PS Classic will come pre-loaded with 20 retro games, including Final Fantasy VII and ...

‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Post-Launch Stories Revealed + First Look at Season Pass

Today, Ubisoft announced the Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey post-launch plan introducing a brand new episodic format. Season Pass and free narrative content will release on a regular basis, giving players a constant flow of new stories to experience. Additionally, all Assassin’s Creed Odyssey players will have access to recurring free in-game events, introducing challenging enemies and ...

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