Valve Posts Mystery Countdown for Team Fortress 2

Well, this is odd. Valve has posted a countdown (which has under a day left) for something to do with Team Fortress 2. On the webpage, it looks as if a video will be played once the countdown hits zero, but there are no indications of what the content of the video will be. It may sound crazy, but will we be seeing a Team Fortress 3? Or perhaps Team Fortress 2 for next-gen consoles? Perhaps,…

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Super Street Fighter IV and Charlie Murder free on Xbox 360

The Games with Gold promotion by Microsoft is offering Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition and Charlie Murder for free on Xbox 360 for Xbox Live Gold members.  The month of June is having three free games (instead of the usual 2) because of the anniversary of the Games with Gold promotion. You can download Super Street Fighter here and Charlie Murder here, or you can just download them on your Xbox 360. A great part about the Games with Gold for Xbox…

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Battlefield Hardline Beta Coming To Xbox One

Feeling left out of the Battlefield Hardline beta? Fear not! DICE general manager Karl-Magnus Troedsson has stated that the beta will make it’s way to other platforms in the future. No specific date was announced and he also did confirm that the future beta will not be the same as the latest one. We will have a beta on on all platforms before release, but it won’t be this beta on Xbox. It’s not going to be the same…

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Halo 5: Guardians Beta Begins December 27th

Microsoft announced during their E3 2014 conference that the Halo: Master Chief Collection would include access to the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta and now the exact date has been revealed. Owners of the collection will be able to start playing the Halo 5: Guardians beta on December 27th of this year. It is scheduled to end on January 22nd, 2015. 343 also did say that these start and end dates aren’t final, so don’t obsess over them quite…

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Destiny will run at 1080p and 30fps on Xbox One

Bungie has revealed that Destiny will run at 1080p and 30 frames per second on Xbox One when the game launches in September. After @xboxp3 interview I've been asking devs about impact of new Xbox sdk on perf. Bungie says it will get Destiny to 1080p/30fps on XB1. — Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) June 10, 2014 Personally, this news is bitter sweet. I’m very happy to see the game will be in 1080p but I figured that on…

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Devil’s Third Now a Wii U Exclusive

Well this is a surprise. Devil’s Third, previously announced for PS3 and Xbox 360, is now a Nintendo-published Wii U exclusive. The game is the vision of Tomonobo Itagaki, and is being developed by his studio of ex-Team Ninja devs, Valhalla Game Studios. It was originally slated to be published by the now-defunct THQ. A quick glimpse at the trailer and you’ll notice one thing: this is far from your typical Nintendo fare. One has to question if the company…

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Will Link Be Female In Zelda U? (Speculation)

So, Nintendo dropped a warmly received peek at Zelda U in their E3 Digital Event this morning. Aside from the scale and beauty of what was shown, a hot topic has been the appearance of Link in the in-engine demo. At first glance, many thought he was female – some are still arguing that he is. But the most interesting thing here is that Eiji Aonuma, the Zelda director himself, commented on this speculation and…

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Halo: Master Chief Collection Coming November 11th

Well, this is a lot of Halo news. The Halo: Master Chief Collection was just announced and is coming November 11th, 2014. It is exclusive to the Xbox One and includes all of the following: Halo: Combat Evolved Halo 2 Halo 2 Anniversary Halo 3 Halo 4 Halo: Nightfall (Digital Series) Halo 5: Guardians Beta (coming in December 2014) Over 100 maps running on original engines All levels and game modes unlocked from the start…

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Happy Wars Coming to Xbox One

In the E3 Pre-show with Major Nelson, he announced that the very popular and free arcade game Happy Wars was making it’s way to the Xbox One. Also, it was announced that it would be cross platform, which is great for gamers. A 4-player split screen mode will also be available. No release date was announced; however, it’s good to see an Xbox 360 arcade game making it’s way to next-gen consoles. We’ll keep this…

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