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Devil May Cry 5 Has Microtransactions for Some Stupid Reason

Oh FFS Capcom.Capcom, why? You were doing so well! Just when you’re on the verge of thinking Capgod is back, the Japanese company does something really stupid to remind you that yes, this is still modern Capcom.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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ALL AMERICAN (2018) TV Show Trailers; Season 1, Episode 1: Pilot Plot Synopsis & Air Date [The CW]

  All American Trailers, Pilot Plot Synopsis, and Air Date Seven TV show trailers and a press release have been released for All American, which will…

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GALVESTON (2018) Movie Trailer: Ben Foster & Elle Fanning Take a Brutal Journey of Redemption

  Galveston Trailer RLJE Films has released the U.S. movie trailer for Galveston (2018). The international movie trailer for Galveston can be viewed here. This…

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LEGENDS OF TOMORROW: Season 4, Episode 1: The Virgin Gary Plot Synopsis & Air Date [The CW]

  Legends of Tomorrow The Virgin Gary Plot Synopsis and Air Date A press release has been issued for Legends of Tomorrow, which will airs…

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Vampyr's patch to "de-emphasize combat" drops next week

Focus Interactive has confirmed Vampyr’s afore-promised patch to “de-emphasise” combat in the vampire action-RPG will release later this week on 26th September 2018.”Story Mode de-emphasizes combat, placing a greater focus on narrative so players can enjoy Dr. Jonathan Reid’s journey with less challenging gameplay,” states an update on Steam. “On the other end of the scale, Hard Mode makes combat much more difficult. Players will receive less experience from killing enemies too, forcing them to rely even more on embracing citizens to grow in power. Upon starting a new game, players will be given the option to choose from these…

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Vampyr's patch to "de-emphasize combat" drops next week

Focus Interactive has confirmed Vampyr’s afore-promised patch to “de-emphasise” combat in the vampire action-RPG will release later this week on 26th September 2018.”Story Mode de-emphasizes combat, placing a greater focus on narrative so players can enjoy Dr. Jonathan Reid’s journey with less challenging gameplay,” states an update on Steam. “On…

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TGS 2018: Death Stranding Continues to Confound with the Man in the Golden Mask

Tactical Eldritch Action.Oh, this is good – this is very good. Kojima Productions simply can’t resist showing off Death Stranding, and as part of its TGS 2018 stage show, it’s put up an 80 second clip introducing Troy Baker’s character, who’s aptly known as “the man in the golden mask”.…

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Destiny 2 Forsaken players think they've found the Malfeasance quest line

Destiny 2 Forsaken players believe they’ve stumbled upon the location where the quest for the Malfeasance hand cannon begins… but cannot yet find a way to trigger the quest line.As reported by Forbes, players believe they’ve located Callum’s Grave, widely thought – thanks to a little datamining – to be the inaugural step of the quest for Malfeasance, an exotic – and extraordinarily elusive – hand cannon. Callum’s grave has been found in the Dreaming City strike, The Corrupted, which wasn’t unlocked until a clan defeated Destiny 2’s latest raid, Last Wish, last week.Read more…

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Destiny 2 Forsaken players think they've found the Malfeasance quest line

Destiny 2 Forsaken players believe they’ve stumbled upon the location where the quest for the Malfeasance hand cannon begins… but cannot yet find a way to trigger the quest line.As reported by Forbes, players believe they’ve located Callum’s Grave, widely thought – thanks to a little datamining – to be…

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Troy Baker joins Death Stranding cast as the mysterious Man in the Golden Mask

The latest trailer for Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding reveals Troy Baker will be joining the English voice cast.The new teaser for Death Stranding – which debuted at Tokyo Games Show – shows new antagonist The Man in the Golden Mask pull off said mask… only for his face to be…

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Every Spider-Man PS4 Costume, Ranked Worst To Best

After a long wait, the new <em><strong><a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/spider-man/">Spider-Man</a></strong></em> game for PS4 has swung its way into players’ hands and into many a fan’s heart. Being…

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Star Wars: A New Hope Gets Anime Overhaul in New Fan Trailer

A <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/star-wars/"><em><strong>Star Wars</strong></em></a> fan released an anime-style trailer for <em>A New Hope</em> earlier this week. As the first film in the original trilogy, <em>A New Hope </em>is generally…

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Joker: Former DC Chief Deletes Twitter Account Following Tweet Backlash [Update]

Former DC Entertainment president Diane Nelson is now blocking her Twitter account from being viewed by anyone other than her followers due to overwhelming backlash…

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Telltale's The Walking Dead's Clementine celebrates her co-workers in this moving statement

Voice actor Melissa Hutchinson, who plays Telltale’s The Walking Dead’s Clementine, has posted a tribute to her TellTale colleagues after the studio confirmed it was closing down.After stating Friday had been “one of the toughest days ever”, she wrote she was “so very deeply moved by the messages of love that [she], and the folks from @telltalegames have been receiving”, and confirmed that she too remains unclear on the fate of The Walking Dead: The Final Season.Here’s the full message:Read more…

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Telltale's The Walking Dead's Clementine celebrates her co-workers in this moving statement

Voice actor Melissa Hutchinson, who plays Telltale’s The Walking Dead’s Clementine, has posted a tribute to her TellTale colleagues after the studio confirmed it was closing down.After stating Friday had been “one of the toughest days ever”, she wrote she was “so very deeply moved by the messages of love…

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2K customer support overwhelmed by NBA 2K19 complaints

2K’s customer support service is struggling to deal with the volume of complaints as NBA 2K19 players log a litany of issues, including lost in-game currency (VC), progression problems, and neverending games (thanks, Kotaku). Others are reporting that the sports series’ latest release also has issues with court conquerors and inexplicable MyCareer file deletions. At the time of writing, it appears the problems are widespread across most platforms.Right now the issues seem mostly confined to MyCareer mode, but given this is usually where players invest their in-game currency, VC – typically accumulated by purchasing the currency with real-life money or…

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2K customer support overwhelmed by NBA 2K19 complaints

2K’s customer support service is struggling to deal with the volume of complaints as NBA 2K19 players log a litany of issues, including lost in-game currency (VC), progression problems, and neverending games (thanks, Kotaku). Others are reporting that the sports series’ latest release also has issues with court conquerors and…

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Solo: Dumbest Explanations For Original Trilogy Moments

The danger in telling any origin story is that the script can get caught up in foreshadowing. <strong><em><a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/han-solo/">Solo: A Star Wars Story</a> </em></strong>is a case in…

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Supernatural: 20 Things Wrong With Sam And Dean Everyone Chooses To Ignore

<span style="font-weight: 400;">After thirteen seasons, fans of </span><strong><i>Supernatural</i></strong><span style="font-weight: 400;"> have gotten to know their two favorite demon-hunting brothers pretty well. Sam and Dean Winchester…

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Bumblebee Movie Teaser Reveals G1 Optimus & Soundwave on Cybertron

Ahead of a new <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/bumblebee/"><strong><em>Bumblebee</em></strong></a> trailer suspected tomorrow, new teaser spots have leaked online – and the latest features footage that fans have been…

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Devil May Cry 5 has microtransactions

Devil May Cry 5 will allow players to spend real money to upgrade their characters. The news came via a build of the game being shown at Tokyo Game Show, in which orbs could be bought at Divinity Statues in-game to hurry up progression – a system that had previously appeared in Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition, though given the backlash that similar systems have faced it’s still a surprise to see it return. Gamespot spoke to Devil May Cry 5 director Hideaki Itsuno about the inclusion of microtransactions in the game. “With giving people the ability to purchase…

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Devil May Cry 5 has microtransactions

Devil May Cry 5 will allow players to spend real money to upgrade their characters. The news came via a build of the game being shown at Tokyo Game Show, in which orbs could be bought at Divinity Statues in-game to hurry up progression – a system that had previously…

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BLACK LIGHTNING: Season 2, Episode 1: The Book of Consequences: Chapter One Plot Synopsis & Air Date [The CW]

  Black Lightning The Book of Consequences Chapter One Plot Synopsis and Air Date A press release has been issued for Black Lightning, which will…

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Review: RGX Showdown (PS4)

Blink and you’ll miss it.RGX Showdown’s promise of a new arcade racer from the creators of Burnout and Split/Second is a fairly empty one. It’s a minuscule indie racing game with some impressive talent behind it, and while it certainly evokes elements of your old favourites, it isn’t really in…

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Bethesda helps 12-year-old boy with rare cancer fulfil his wish of playing Fallout 76

Bethesda has helped a 12-year-old boy with a rare form of cancer fulfil his wish of playing Fallout 76.Wes, from Hampton Roads, Virginia, has battled stage four neuroblastoma for half his life after being diagnosed at just five years old.Just days after doctors told Wes’ family they thought it best…

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TV Casting: STARGIRL, THE 100, Laurie Holden in PROVEN INNOCENT, & More

  Stargirl, The 100, Proven Innocent, and other TV Show Casting Stargirl, The 100, Proven Innocent, and other TV productions have made recent TV show…

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Soulcalibur 6 online beta set for next weekend

Soulcalibur 6 hosts an online beta next weekend.The network test lets people try the online versus mode on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Bandai Namco’s upcoming fighting game.It begins at 4pm UK time on 28th September and ends 4am UK time on 1st October.Read more…

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Destiny 2 Forsaken's Dreaming City was originally very different

Destiny 2: Forsaken’s big new location, The Dreaming City, was originally planned to be very different to how it ended up. Speaking in a panel session this weekend at EGX, the show run by Eurogamer’s parent company Gamer Network, developer Bungie spilled the beans on its latest in-game destination.When work…

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Guardians Of The Galaxy: 20 Weirdest Things About Groot’s Biology

Although Groot took the world by storm after his appearance in first the <strong><em>Guardians of the Galax</em>y</strong> movie, he truly became an icon once he…

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Spider-Man Was Wrong: The Venom Symbiote Was Never Evil

<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Warning: SPOILERS for Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1</strong></p>

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Android 17 Looks Like One Speedy Geezer in Dragon Ball FighterZ

Respect nature.Well, here it is, the trailer for Dragon Ball FighterZ’s final additional character (unless Bandai Namco decides to rattle off a second season pass). Android 17 is set to join the roster later this month alongside Cooler, who we’ve already seen plenty of.Anyway, 17’s looking especially sharp in his…

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New Sekiro gameplay shows off stunning Corrupted Monk boss fight

Sony has published gameplay of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, showing off a new area and a stunning boss fight.The video begins in the snowy, enemy-littered area we’ve seen before and shows how you’re able to take on different enemies and a mid boss using various weapons and tactics.Things get really…

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How well does Call of Duty's tech handle the battle royale challenge?

Is battle royale a good fit for Treyarch’s iteration of the Call of Duty engine? Black Ops 4’s latest beta provides answers. An early demo of the new Blackout mode rolled out last week, revealing that the developer is aiming to deliver a very similar style of game, but targeting a 60fps update in a world where Xbox One has struggled to achieve smooth performance in PUBG. At its core, Blackout follows the same beats of play; up to 100 combatants fly across the map, skydive down, scavenge for weapons and armour, and then duke it out to be the…

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This week's best deals: PlayStation Classic, Super Smash Bros, Frozen Synapse 2, and more

This week’s roundup of the week’s best gaming deals is coming to you live from EGX 2018 – the show run by Eurogamer’s parent company Gamer Network – where everything is loud, lights are flashy and Wi-Fi coverage is at maximum load. There’s a whole lot of different things to take a look at this week, so before the internet completely dies, let’s get to it. As usual, we’ve got deals that’ll work in the UK, deals that’ll work in the US and some deals that will work in both the UK and US, as well as presumably many other…

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This week's best deals: PlayStation Classic, Super Smash Bros, Frozen Synapse 2, and more

This week’s roundup of the week’s best gaming deals is coming to you live from EGX 2018 – the show run by Eurogamer’s parent company Gamer Network – where everything is loud, lights are flashy and Wi-Fi coverage is at maximum load. There’s a whole lot of different things to…

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How well does Call of Duty's tech handle the battle royale challenge?

Is battle royale a good fit for Treyarch’s iteration of the Call of Duty engine? Black Ops 4’s latest beta provides answers. An early demo of the new Blackout mode rolled out last week, revealing that the developer is aiming to deliver a very similar style of game, but targeting…

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Looks Fast and Brutal in New PS4 Gameplay

Dicing with death.After a surprisingly tempered reaction to the game when it was announced at E3 2018, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is looking really impressive with each new video. This latest snippet of gameplay from PlayStation Underground drives home that, despite a plethora of gameplay changes, this is every inch…

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The Simpsons Reveals Celebratory New Logo for Season 30

<strong><em><a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/the-simpsons/">The Simpsons</a> </em></strong>celebrate a momentous milestone – an almost unheard of 30th season – with a new logo. Back in April, <em>The Simpsons<a href="https://screenrant.com/simpsons-most-episodes-prime-time-scripted-record/"> </a></em><a href="https://screenrant.com/simpsons-most-episodes-prime-time-scripted-record/">broke yet…

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Takes PS4 to Court in 2019

Objection!Yes, you read that right — Capcom’s beloved Ace Attorney series is making the jump to PS4 with Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy. Releasing in early 2019, the game packages the first three titles together, marking the first time the courtroom visual novel series has been released on a PlayStation…

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Capcom is bringing the Ace Attorney: Phoenix Wright Trilogy to Switch

Capcom had a special Ace Attorney: Phoenix Wright-themed presentation at today’s Tokyo Game Show, and it used the occasion to announce something not entirely unexpected; the Phoenix Wright Trilogy is coming to Switch, PC, PS4 and Xbox One early next year. The Ace Attorney: Phoenix Wright Trilogy first came to iOS devices back in 2013, with a 3DS version following in 2014. This new version does look different, though, with touched up artwork that should fit well on HD devices. The trailer which released to mark the occasion should help give you some idea of how it’s all shaping up.…

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Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? – Issue 238

Lightning strikes. Maybe once, maybe twice.The weekend has arrived in earnest once again, which means that it’s time to play some good old fashioned video games. As we’re on location at EGX 2018 this week, this is shorter than you’re regularly scheduled WAYP – but we weren’t going to skip…

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10 Theories About Spider-Man: Far From Home We Hope Are True (And 10 We Hope Aren’t)

The character of Spider-Man has been around since the ‘60s, and he doesn’t seem to be going away anytime soon. Over the years, the character…

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Captain Marvel Smiles More Than Literally Any MCU Hero

<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Warning: Potential SPOILERS for <em>Captain Marvel</em></strong></p>

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10 Actors Who Regretted Being In Star Wars (And 10 Who Adored It)

Over 40 years ago, George Lucas created the magnificent space opera known as <strong><em>Star Wars</em></strong>. <em>Star Wars</em> was eventually made into a whole trilogy, given…

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Review: Transference (PS4)

Orthanc was a Ubisoft tower?Transference is one of those games that’s best experienced knowing as little about what awaits you as possible. As such, we intend to remain as vague as possible when it comes to discussing narrative threads and consequences, while still giving you a good idea of how…

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Hands On: In Hitman 2, You Can Finally Claim Fatalities as a Flamingo

An assassin’s need.There’s surely a formula to the very best Hitman levels, and the good news is that Hitman 2’s new Miami stage follows it to a tee. While you get the feeling this vibrant environment could have been added as an episode to the first season, developer IO Interactive…

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Hands On: Dreams Is Going to Be a Game of the Year Candidate

If it ever comes out.Media Molecule’s showing a compilation of mini-games that it’s made in Dreams here at EGX 2018, and the highest compliment we can pay them is that many of them would comfortably hang in the indie stand. We don’t even need to get hands on time with…

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Reports Say Telltale's The Walking Dead Final Season Is Also Cancelled Following Layoffs

No more episodes.Earlier this evening, news broke that Telltale Games has laid off 285 employees, effectively closing the developer down. However, initial reports suggested that a “skeleton crew” was being kept on to finish up the final season of The Walking Dead, but now new reports are saying that isn’t…

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SoulCalibur VI Network Test Set for Next Week on PS4, Open to Everyone

Ranked matches are in.Bandai Namco has revealed that a SoulCalibur VI network test will be taking place on PlayStation 4 next week. Starting on the 27th September, you’ll be able to hit up the PlayStation Store and download the test. It then kicks off on the 28th September.Read the full…

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The Walking Dead developer Telltale Games reportedly lays off the majority of its staff

UPDATE: Following reports of significant lay-offs at Telltale Games and potential closure of the studio, the developer has now responded in an official statement:”Today Telltale Games made the difficult decision to begin a majority studio closure following a year marked by insurmountable challenges. A majority of the company’s employees were…

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Telltale Games Effectively Shuttered After Enormous Layoffs

The Wolf Among Us 2, Stranger Things seemingly canned.Telltale Games has laid off 285 employees, effectively ending the episodic developer’s operations. The studio is retaining 25 staff to complete the final season of its The Walking Dead adaptation, but online scuttlebutt suggests that its in-production Wolf Among Us and Stanger…

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Horror classic Amnesia: The Dark Descent is getting an official Hard Mode next week

Frictional Games’ terrifying Amnesia: The Dark Descent is getting an official Hard Mode next week, on September 28th, almost eight years after it first released on PC.We can can thank the recently announced Xbox One version of the Amnesia: Collection for this surprise addition. Frictional explained that that, as part…

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New Call of Cthulhu gameplay trailer reveals an assortment of unearthly horrors

Cyanide Interactive has unveiled a new gameplay trailer for its upcoming Lovecraft-inspired horror RPG Call of Cthulhu.When we last saw the game in action, Cyanide offered an extended look at its atmospheric opening hour, setting the scene for its central investigation – which sees hard-drinking private detective Edward Pierce attempting…

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More PS4 Games on Sale in North American Flash Sale

Blink and you’ll miss it.It’s the weekend, which means that Sony’s looking to shake every last cent out of your wallet with an all-new Flash Sale in the North American PlayStation Store. Scheduled to run through 8AM PDT on Monday, 24th September, the limited time promotion includes heavy discounts on…

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Quick Destiny 2 Update Makes Ace of Spades Exotic Easier to Get

That’s ace.Ace of Spades, Cayde’s trademark hand cannon in Destiny, is up for grabs in Destiny 2: Forsaken. It’s an Exotic weapon that’s yours to uncover at the end of the expansion’s main story, but actually restoring the gun’s power takes time and effort.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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BLACK 47 (2018) U.S. Movie Trailer: James Frecheville Starts a One-man Insurrection against the British

  Black 47 U.S. Trailer The United States movie trailer for Black 47 (2018) has been released by IFC Films and IFC Midnight. This trailer…

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Poll: Now That It Offers Game Downloads, Are You Tempted to Subscribe to PS Now?

In the Now.The topic of this week’s Friday poll is an obvious one. Earlier this week, Sony dropped the news that PS4 and PS2 game downloads had been added to its subscription service PlayStation Now. Previously, subscribers could only stream PS Now’s library of games, but with the option to…

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I miss getting stuck in Tomb Raider games

Whenever I hear someone talking about the great old days of games, back when the designers would just chuck you right into the middle of it all (“Getting stuck on a puzzle?” I once heard Tim Schafer say, “We used to call that content”), I think of one game that did just this, and very literally. About a third of the way into Tomb Raider 2, Lara Croft goes for a short ride on a submarine. The ride is short because the submarine crashes or explodes or something wretched and annoying like that. Anyway, the cutscene ends ambiguously and then…

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FIRST MAN (2018) Movie Trailer 3: John F. Kennedy Commits the U.S. To Landing a Man on The Moon

  First Man Trailer 3 Narrated by John F. Kennedy The third movie trailer for First Man (2018) has debuted from Universal Pictures. This trailer…

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FIFA 19's The Journey begins with an awesome throwback to 60s football and some legendary commentary

FIFA 19’s story mode, The Journey begins with a super cool nod to 1960s football.THERE MAY BE SPOILERS AHEAD.Champions, which concludes The Journey trilogy, begins with a match set in the late 60s. You play as Jim Hunter, Alex Hunter’s grandfather, who turns out in the colours of your favourite…

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