Sonic Origins co-developer is 'very unhappy' about the state of it

Sonic Origins / 2022-06-27 / pcgamer.com

Audio player loading… Fans were pretty excited at the prospect of Headcannon, one of the developers of the best Sonic game of recent years (opens in new tab), being involved with the Sonic Origins...

Only the Umbrella Academy showrunner knows what the cube is saying

The Cub / 2022-06-26 / polygon.com

The new season of The Umbrella Academy brings seven new(ish) Hargreeves siblings into the fold. In this reality, enigmatic millionaire (and alien?!) Reginald Hargreeves adopted a different set of s...

Overwatch 2 Will Replace The Original Overwatch When It Enters Early Access

Overwatch 2 / 2022-06-24 / gameinformer.com

It is important to keep in mind what is going on within Activision Blizzard at this time regarding ongoing allegations about the work culture. The ongoing lawsuit from the California Department of ...

Sonic Origins Developer 'Very Unhappy' With Current State of the Remastered Collection

Sonic Origins / 2022-06-24 / ign.com

Sonic Origins developer Simon Thomley has hit out at Sega following a rocky launch of the remaster collection. Thomley, who is the founder of Headcannon, the co-development studio for Sonic Origin...

Escape Academy does an impressive job of recreating the escape room experience

Escape Academy / 2022-06-23 / pcgamer.com

The best thing about escape rooms is being physically present in a completely unique space: a twist on the classic secret passage-filled mystery mansion. Escape Academy (opens in new tab), which I ...

Overwatch 2 Will Replace The Original, Making It Unplayable In October

Overwatch 2 / 2022-06-23 / kotaku.com

If you had a sneaking suspicion that Blizzard’s currently in-beta hero shooter Overwatch 2 would affect the 2016 original game in some way, you were absolutely correct. It turns out that when the u...

New A Plague Tale: Requiem Trailer Reveals October Release Date

A Plague Tale: Requiem / 2022-06-23 / ign.com

Focus Enterainment and Asobo Studio have announced that A Plague Tale: Requiem will launch this October. The news accompanies a new, extended gameplay trailer that shows off over ten minutes from t...

Michael Jackson Sonic urban legend finally put to rest by Sonic Origins

Sonic Origins / 2022-06-23 / polygon.com

Sonic Origins, a compilation of four classic Sonic the Hedgehog games, is out today, giving Sega fans a chance to revisit the mascot’s 16-bit era. It’s an authentic experience, with one exception: ...

Hyenas Is a New Multiplayer Shooter From the Team Behind Alien: Isolation

HYENAS / 2022-06-22 / ign.com

Sega and Creative Assembly have announced Hyenas, a PvEvP shooter from the team behind Alien: Isolation and Halo Wars 2. Set in a future where billionaires have colonized Mars and made Earth inhos...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

Everyone Wishes Sonic Frontiers Looked More Like This Speedy Indie Game

Sonic Frontiers / 2022-06-17 / kotaku.com

When developer Wilhelm Nylund shared a video of the upcoming Haste: Broken Worlds on Twitter earlier this week, it almost immediately blew up. The preview has since garnered almost 1 million views ...