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Finally, a Space Hulk game with Genestealers that look interesting to play

When it comes to Space Hulk, we’re used to playing as Space Marines cleansing creepy abandoned spaceships of the rabid Genestealer menace. In most cases the Genestealers are mindless AI who try to bludgeon the player’s units to death – and there’s little else going on.Space Hulk: Tactics, though, looks…

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It Looks like Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Rondo of Blood Are Definitely Coming to PS4

New rating spotted.Last week, classic PlayStation title Castlevania: Symphony of the Night was rated in Korea for PlayStation 4, usually a dead giveaway that an official announcement is imminent. All eyes were on Tokyo Game Show over the weekend, but the reveal never arrived.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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With what looks an awful lot like a boss fight, has Death Stranding just shed some of its mystery?

There are few pleasures in life as rich and thrilling as those offered following the spectacle of a Hideo Kojima game as it crawls into the light. The feints! The sleights! The babies, in the case of Death Stranding, sloshing around in those fluey amber sarcophagi! Kojima is a wonderful…

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Review: This Is the Police 2 (PS4)

That’s the sound of da police.After a brief two month period of exclusivity over on the PC, This Is the Police 2 has made its way to the PlayStation 4 with new gameplay mechanics and expanded offerings in an attempt to build upon the foundations laid by the successful 2016…

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Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 Pro Bundles Announced

No fancy console, though.Sony is banking big on Red Dead Redemption 2, and for good reason — it’s going to be one of 2018’s biggest sellers. As part of its continued marketing splash, the platform holder has just unveiled a couple of PS4 bundles, packing together Rockstar’s upcoming blockbuster with…

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Bumblebee Trailer: Optimus Prime Has a Mission For Bee

Paramount has released the full-length trailer for its <em>Transformers</em> spinoff/prequel, <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/bumblebee/"><strong><em>Bumblebee</em></strong></a>. The sixth live-action <em>Transformers</em> movie overall, <em>Bumblebee</em> has the unique quality of <strong>not</strong> being…

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Box Office: September 21-23, 2018: THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS, A SIMPLE FAVOR, THE NUN, & More

  Box Office September 21-23, 2018 The House With A Clock In Its Walls premiered in the Number One spot at the box office over…

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EGX 2018: The best games from this year's show

Another year, another EGX done and dusted! Among the many highlights was a live Arcadia Baes panel, a behind-the-scenes look at Destiny’s end-game destination and some brand new Sunless Skies announcements, and whether you caught the show in person or online, we hope you had a lovely time.There were of…

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Dante returns: Hideaki Itsuno on Devil May Cry 5

Dante is back. And so, it seems, is Capcom, the Osaka-based company on a winning streak the likes of which we haven’t seen since its 90s and early 00s pomp. Resident Evil 7 successfully brought the series back to its horror roots while delivering a modern twist, and Monster Hunter World finally gave that series the recognition it deserved in the west, while on the horizon there’s the exquisite looking Mega Man 11 and next year’s sumptuous Resident Evil 2 remake. And then there’s Devil May Cry. Returning home to Capcom after Ninja Theory’s somewhat divisive DmC (which, for the…

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Aquaman's Underwater Scenes Are Nothing Like Justice League

If the way <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/justice-league/"><em>Justice League</em></a> handled <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/aquaman/"><strong>Aquaman</strong></a>'s underwater scenes had you worried, you can relax. We've seen the changes for ourselves, and Aquaman…

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Aquaman Preview: New Scene Descriptions & Plot Details

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

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From superheroes to soap operas: five ways video game stories are changing forever

The narrative designers behind Witcher 3, Alien Isolation and Destiny chat about bodies, comics and the future of video game story-tellingTen years ago, there was…

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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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HALLOWEEN (2018) International Movie Trailer 4: The ‘Heritage’ of Michael Myers & Haddonfield Explained

  Halloween International Trailer 4 A new international movie trailer, the fourth, for Halloween (2018) has premiered via Universal Pictures. This Halloween movie trailer is…

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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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Brief News: Comcast Out Bids Fox For Sky, STORMING LAS VEGAS Film is Coming, KINGSMAN 3 in 2019, & More

  Brief News about: Comcast Out Bids Fox For Sky, Storming Las Vegas, Kingsman in 2019, and More In brief, new movie news and television…

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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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