Month: July 2017

I wasn’t sure how the Pikmin series would feel making the jump from real-time strategy to side-scrolling platformer. Luckily Nintendo has proved that it can take even its most unique franchises and give it a completely new makeover. Hey! Pikmin is a surprising treat that Nintendo 3DS owners shouldn’t miss out on. The game’s premise is very simple. On
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Recently, 2K Sports revealed the first set of official screenshots for their upcoming basketball game NBA 2K18 and they showcase the character models that we will see in this year’s version of the game. The images are relatively straightforward but they do show off some of the NBA’s best players. To begin, the first image we see
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Today Nintendo announced its financial results for the first quarter of the current fiscal year, ended on June 31st, 2017, and they’re definitely solid. The hardware manufacturer and software publisher from Kyoto ended the quarter with all numbers in the black. Sales are up 148.6% year-on-year, with profit figures definitely improved compared to the negative
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Nintendo announced today its financial results for the first quarter of the current fiscal year, and like every quarter, they updated the total number of consoles shipped to retailers. You can check out the new figures below.   The Switch shipped 1.97 million units during the quarter (Between April 1st and June 30th), while 8.14
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To coincide with today’s launch of Fortnite entering early access, a new trailer for the game was also released today. This trailer highlights the gameplay elements from Fortnite specifically and showcases some of the combat and building mechanics that the game boasts. If you’re unfamiliar with Fortnite, it is a co-op sandbox survival game developed by Epic Games and
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Battle Royale games are all the rage right now. Between H1Z1: King of the Kill and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, it’s clear that gamers are looking for a professionally developed winner-take-all, fight-to-the-death game that can provide that heart-pumping experience, without being married to a myriad of bugs, glitches, and cheats. Whether it be people who play these types
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Last week, Capcom hosted a panel dedicated to Monster Hunter World at San Diego Comic Con. Unfortunately the panel was not livestreamed, but thanks to YouTube user TheJackalope, you can now watch the full thing. The panel was hosted by Producer Ryozo Fujimoto and Director Kaname Fujioka. We hear how the game includes a living and breathing
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While looking through the PlayStation Store, it’s clear to see the rogue-like genre has become a staple of any gaming catalogue with an influx of new titles being released every week. These range from the stellar The Binding of Isaac and Rogue Legacy, to the not-so-great shovelware of titles flooding the marketplace. Trying to stand
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Today, Austria-based publisher — who you may recognize from the upcoming Darksiders III release or from indie hits like This is the Police — announced its Gamescom 2017 line-up, which apparently is its biggest ever. Further — and more salient — is news that the publisher will be announcing two new games during the show, a new IP and
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Indie developer and publisher Digital Extremes have released the highly anticipated Warframe update, “Chains of Harrow“, on PS4 and Xbox One. Originally released on PC on June 28, 2017 the new update brings loads of new content including a new Warframe, quest and much more. The latest update to hit Warframe brings with it a
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Spike Chunsoft launched the Steam page for Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony, coming to PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PC on September 26. Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony continues the story of the Danganronpa series and boast as being the”biggest, most exhilarating episode yet”. The them of the game’s environment is labeled as “psycho-cool” and stars a cast
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Samus Aran is making her long-awaited return on the Nintendo 3DS in the upcoming Metroid: Samus Returns later this year, and those that happen to have some of the Metroid amiibo (or plan to pick up the new figures later this year) will be able to unlock some helpful bonuses and more. The official Japanese website for Metroid: Samus
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Today legendary Final Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakahuchi himself appeared in a new video from his studio Mistwalker Corporation. The video showcases the gameplay of the upcoming JRPG Terra Battle 2, showing features on top of similarities and differences with its predecessor, Terra Battle. While specific battles are handled pretty much similarly to Terra Battle, we
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When DualShockers’ Co-Founder, Joel Taveras, successfully managed to land his pre-order for the highly-anticipated SNES Classic Edition at Walmart, we knew in an instant that the scenario was too good to be true. In a flurry of pre-orders from nostalgia-prone gamers and Nintendo fans alike, the SNES Classic Edition sold out mere minutes later. But just
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The Danganronpa series has many dangerous surprises presented throughout each of the titles. The mastermind behind these unexpected hindrances is usually no other than the series’ antagonist, Monokuma. Players have been drawn to the two toned bear since he was first introduced in Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc. Since then he has been a staple for despair
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Today developer Saber Interactive and publisher Mad Dog Games announced that their game NBA Playgrounds will be getting some brand new content in the upcoming Hot Update for the game. The most significant feature in this update is the addition of 33 all new characters to play as. Also included is a new rebounding system, a 3-point contest mode,
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Today Koei Tecmo released a tidbit of interesting information about the upcoming open world Musou game Dynasty Warriors 9. We learn that the recently-revealed Liu Bei will appear with and without his iconic mustache and beard. His looks will change automatically with the progress of the story, that will span several years. Another example of
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Following its announcement and reveal at E3 2017, Skull & Bones, Ubisoft’s new pirate-themed IP, had seemed to have vanished from the industry’s mind share. But apparently it hasn’t. According to Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot, Skull & Bones has seen a “huge” unprecedented fan response, something that is backed by the fact that it achieved record beta registrations. In other
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