In-Depth Look At Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Shows Off A Massive, Messy JRPG

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 / 2022-06-22 / kotaku.com

We finally got a full overview of Xenoblade Chronicles 3 today and the upcoming Switch JRPG looks massive. A 20-minute Nintendo Direct showed off more of the game’s existential story beats, multi-l...

The Callisto Protocol: ‘Almost Half’ of Its Combat Will Be Melee

The Callisto Protocol / 2022-06-22 / ign.com

Itchy trigger finger? You might want to conserve that ammo in The Callisto Protocol. During an in-depth look at the game’s combat over at Game Informer, design director Ben Walker revealed that alm...

Sonic Origins: Fans Don't Seem Happy About the Big Changes To Sonic 3's Soundtrack

Sonic Origins / 2022-06-21 / ign.com

Sonic Origins is meant to be an authentic celebration of the classic 2D Sonic the Hedgehog games, but not quite all of the content is making it into the compilation that launches later this week. ...

Overwatch 2 Deep Dive, Trailer Show Junker Queen Is "Terrifying To Deal With Up Close"

Overwatch 2 / 2022-06-21 / gamespot.com

Blizzard has released a new trailer of and also further information about Junker Queen, Overwatch's 2 recently revealed new hero. The character will finally be playable when Overwatch 2 enters its ...

'Almost half' of The Callisto Protocol's combat will be hand-to-hand (or hand-to-tentacle)

The Callisto Protocol / 2022-06-21 / pcgamer.com

Audio player loading… Perhaps this will shock you, but to my eyes The Callisto Protocol (opens in new tab) looks quite a lot like Dead Space. That's no doubt due to the fact developer Striking Dis...

Gotham Knights Contains The 'Biggest Version' Of Batman’s City Ever Seen In A Game

Gotham Knights / 2022-06-21 / kotaku.com

Online co-op superhero action game Gotham Knights is set in an open world. And as with all recent open-world games, people are asking: Just how big is the map? Ignoring that this is a pointless pie...

Neon White’s Steam Reviews Are Horny As Hell

Neon White / 2022-06-21 / kotaku.com

You wouldn’t believe this from reading its reviews on Steam, but Neon White is squarely a T-rated game. Seriously, people, keep it in your pants! Released last week for Switch and PC, Neon White...

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Reviews Say It’s Not For Everyone

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes / 2022-06-21 / kotaku.com

The embargo just lifted on Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, the musou-based follow-up to Nintendo’s critically acclaimed strategy game, Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Most reviewers seem to agree tha...

Save Big On Sonic Origins Preorders Ahead Of Launch This Week

Sonic Origins / 2022-06-21 / gamespot.com

Sonic Origins releases this Thursday, June 23, for consoles and PC. If you're a PC player interested in the collection (perhaps to play on Steam Deck?), Fanatical is offering a stellar preorder dea...

Star Citizen tester claims they lost their job after ‘requirement to end remote working’

Star Citizen / 2022-06-21 / videogameschronicle.com

A QA tester at Star Citizen studio Cloud Imperium Games has claimed they lost their job after “standing up” to the company’s alleged demands for employees to return to office work. Kiplan Case, wh...

The next Nintendo Direct will focus on Xenoblade Chronicles 3

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 / 2022-06-21 / polygon.com

Nintendo will stream a 20-minute Nintendo Direct presentation this week, focusing on its next major release, the Monolith Soft role-playing game Xenoblade Chronicles 3. The Nintendo Direct will ai...

Overwatch 2's Junker Queen Abilities Detailed Ahead Of Upcoming Beta

Overwatch 2 / 2022-06-20 / gamespot.com

Junker Queen is Overwatch 2's newest hero, and Blizzard has finally given fans a more details about her abilities ahead of her debut in the game's second beta. A frontline tank, Junker Queen is al...

These Neon White beginner tips will get you off to a speedy start

Neon White / 2022-06-20 / pcgamer.com

These Neon White beginner tips should soon have you speeding through Heaven and proving your demon-slaying prowess. This speedrunning, platforming, first-person shooter (with cards) might sound lik...

Xenoblade Chronicles 3-Themed Nintendo Direct Coming This Week

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 / 2022-06-20 / ign.com

Nintendo has announced that a Nintendo Direct will stream this Wednesday, and will be dedicated to Xenoblade Chronicles 3. Tune in on 6/22 at 7am PT for a livestreamed #XenobladeChronicles3 Direct...

The Callisto Protocol Developers Studied ‘Real-Life’ Gore To Influence Its Horror Vibe

The Callisto Protocol / 2022-06-20 / ign.com

If you saw the painfully bloody gameplay reveal for The Callisto Protocol at this year’s Summer Games Fest, it may not come as a total surprise that developer Striking Distance Studios studied real...

New Evil West Trailer Showcases More Than 10 Minutes Of Rootin’ Tootin’ Action

Evil West / 2022-06-20 / gameinformer.com

Evil West is the upcoming Wild West action game from developer Flying Wild Hog, the studio behind the fast-paced Shadow Warrior series, and it’s due out this September. It got an excellent trailer ...

Skull & Bones release finally looks likely, following second rating board listing

Skull & Bones / 2022-06-20 / videogameschronicle.com

Ubisoft’s much-delayed pirate game Skull & Bones has been rated again, adding further credence to the possibility it could finally release soon. As spotted by a Reddit user, the Ubisoft Singapore ...

According to a report, The Quarry and High On Life were almost Stadia games

The Quarry / 2022-06-19 / pcgamer.com

Audio player loading… According to Axios Gaming newsletter (opens in new tab) sources, both recently released horror game The Quarry and the upcoming FPS from Justin Roiland's Squanch Games High O...

Check out the demo for stylish, dynamic deckbuilder Beneath Oresa

Beneath Oresa / 2022-06-18 / pcgamer.com

Audio player loading… As this month's Steam Next Fest rolls on, a demo that's worth your time is Beneath Oresa (opens in new tab), a roguelike deckbuilding game that adds some nice positional twis...

Street Fighter 6’s take on simpler controls isn’t new, but it may finally be the right time

Street Fighter 6 / 2022-06-18 / polygon.com

For non-initiates, fighting games can seem impenetrable. The innate complexity of a series like Street Fighter is part of what makes it so beloved by fighting game fans. But it also makes it tough ...