Nothing will ever be like The Phantom Menace again (not even The Force Awakens)

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is going to be different. The difference isn’t the newly emphasized practical effects, after the CG-fest of the prequels. It’s not the return of legacy cast members reprising iconic roles, either. Nor is it the movie’s blank slate, with a big bright future free of established continuity, waiting to be […]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – a guide to the key locations

Star Wars newbies might think the franchaise”s key location is “just space”, but we know better. The original trilogy played out over many different planets, including Tatooine, Hoth and Dagobah, while the prequels introduced us to Naboo, Coruscant and Mustafar. With The Force Awakens out this week, fans are getting ready to once again delve […]

Resident Evil 0 HD has modern upgrades, old-school fashion sense

Resident Evil 0″s graphics aren”t the only thing that”s shiny and new in the upcoming RE0 HD remaster. Capcom has revealed that those who pre-order the game will get access to two special costumes: a cheerleader outfit for Rebecca, and an “80s action star-inspired ensemble for Billy. Eagle-eyed fans might recognize both of these outfits […]

Destiny will get an update bigger “than anything since The Taken King” in early 2016

Even without paid expansions like House of Wolves, Bungie plans to keep new stuff flowing into Destiny throughout the next year on a regular basis. The Halloweeny Festival of the Lost came and went and the Sparrow Racing League is live for another three weeks, but Bungie says that the rest of Destiny”s Year 2 […]

Nintendo NX controller may use Free-Form Display tech to go beyond your thumbs

Nintendo patents are sprouting up like weeds. Yesterday we showed you ideas the House That Mario Built had for creating a network of devices to “increase the speed or quality of a user”s gaming experience,” and today a newly uncovered patent might give us the first look at the Nintendo NX controller. Patent application 20150355768 […]

To close the book on Metal Gear Solid 5, we need to work together

Everything surrounding Metal Gear Solid 5 has an air of finality to it. All of the trailers seem to imply that it”s not just series creator Hideo Kojima”s final Metal Gear, but that it”s the last Metal Gear ever. And while many fans have already pored through every main mission, completed every side op, and […]