Gamescom Archive

  • Journey, Tearaway and The Unfinished Swan Glide, Unfold and Waddle onto PS4

    Journey, Tearaway and The Unfinished Swan Glide, Unfold and Waddle onto PS4

    While actual brand new original games have been few and far between since launch last holiday season, the PlayStation 4’s library of enhanced re-releases continues to grow seemingly by the day. Three such titles have been announced today from Gamescom, including PS3 indie darlings Journey […]

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  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Sunset Overdrive Get Kick Ass Xbox One Bundles

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Sunset Overdrive Get Kick Ass Xbox One Bundles

    Folks upset about potentially having to buy an Xbox One to play the holiday 2015 exclusive Rise of the Tomb Raider may not feel too bad about the thought of forking over more cash for a new console after getting a load of these new […]

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  • Below Descends Upon Gamescom

    Below Descends Upon Gamescom

    Capy’s Steam and Xbox One indie roguelike, Below, is back and looking better than ever this week at Gamescom, showing off more of its atmospheric dungeon crawling in a new gameplay trailer set to the captivating score of Jim Guthrie. This game needs to come […]

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  • [Updated] Rise of the Tomb Raider Will Be a Timed Xbox Exclusive for Holiday 2015

    [Updated] Rise of the Tomb Raider Will Be a Timed Xbox Exclusive for Holiday 2015

    [Update] As we predicted, Rise of the Tomb Raider will not be exclusive to Xbox forever. Eurogamer has reported a conversation with Microsoft’s Phil Spencer confirming that the agreement to launch the game exclusively on Xbox 360 and Xbox One (yes, the 360 version is […]

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  • Dead Island 2 Makes the Zombie Apocalypse Look Like a Dream Vacation

    Dead Island 2 Makes the Zombie Apocalypse Look Like a Dream Vacation

    Zombie games–even the first Dead Island and its tropical setting–tend to be dark, drab and depressing. That’s not the case for Dead Island 2. At least if this first-look gameplay trailer is a fair representation of what the final game will be like. Sure, the […]

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  • Dying Light Wishes Gamescom Attendees Good Night and Good Luck

    Dying Light Wishes Gamescom Attendees Good Night and Good Luck

    Open world parkour with grappling hooks and zip lines. Intense zombie survival action. Brutal dismemberments. 4-player co-op. Character customization and weapon crafting. Dynamic shifts in gameplay dictated by the day/night cycle. Terrifying nighttime zombies that’ll eat your face off. That’s all here to see in […]

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  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Save the World From Dr. Doom’s Doomray of Doom

    LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Save the World From Dr. Doom’s Doomray of Doom

    It’s another parade of minifig superheroes and villains in the latest stack of Gamescom media for LEGO Marvel Super Heroes. You’ll see Dr. Doom, Dr. Octopus, Spiderman, Venom, the Fantastic Four, Hulk, Thor, Iron Man, Nick Fury, Wolverine, Storm, Cyclops, Daredevil, Captain Britain, Super-Skrull, Red […]

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  • Firefly Leaves Batman Nowhere to Run in Arkham Origins

    Firefly Leaves Batman Nowhere to Run in Arkham Origins

    Eight super villains are on the hunt for Bat in Batman: Arkham Origins, including Firefly, the latest assassin to be revealed in the new Gamescom gameplay trailer. The Dark Knight sure is stuck in a big ol’ pile of guano on this one.

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  • Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Sprouts Exclusive Xbox One Features, Zombie Class Details

    Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Sprouts Exclusive Xbox One Features, Zombie Class Details

    New details, along with screenshots and video footage, have emerged from Gamescom for Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, the third-person multiplayer shooter spin-off of PopCap’s casual tower defense phenom. At launch, currently slated for spring 2014, Garden Warfare will be a timed exclusive to Xbox […]

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  • Dark Souls II PS3 Closed Beta Scheduled for October

    Dark Souls II PS3 Closed Beta Scheduled for October

    This fall on PlayStation 3, Namco Bandai will host a closed beta test for Dark Souls II across North America and Europe. The beta will give players access to an entirely new area of the game world where they can test out the returning and […]

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