Game Developer Explains Why New Racing Games Suck at Car Damage

Gran Turismo 5 (2010) was the first game in the series to depict visual damage, but only the World Rally Championship-class rally cars received the fullest level of damage, losing doors, hoods, and other body panels.Screenshot: Sony Interactive Entertainment “We all know racing games claim to be real,” former NASCAR driver Jason Jarrett once said … Read more

Naughty Dog says bringing its games to PC is a ‘pivotal and transformative’ moment

Naughty Dog has described bringing its games to PC as a “pivotal” and “transformative” moment for the Sony-owned studio. Having debuted on PS5 earlier this year, Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection—which bundles remasters of Uncharted 4 and its expansion The Lost Legacy—is released for PC today via Steam and the Epic Games Store. It’s the … Read more

Gears 6 is reportedly The Coalition’s next game after two other titles were cancelled

The Coalition has reportedly shifted its full attention to the next entry in the Gears of War series after two other games in development at the studio were cancelled. During his Game Mess Mornings show on Thursday, Giant Bomb reporter Jeff Grubb claimed Xbox‘s Canadian studio was now ‘full steam ahead’ on Gears 6. The … Read more

‘Hogwarts Legacy’ Is The Best-Selling Game On PS5, Xbox Series X And PC Pre-Launch

‘Hogwarts Legacy’ WB Even in a year that is supposed to produce a larger than usual number of video game blockbusters, Hogwarts Legacy looks like it might top all its competitors. Its freedom as a multiplatform release combined with the continued strength of the Harry Potter IP even in the face of controversy means that … Read more

Pokemon Go trainers praise Niantic for new inventory design rollout

Philip Trahan   ❘   Published: 2023-02-02T19:23:23   ❘   Updated: 2023-02-02T19:23:32 Pokemon Go players are pleasantly surprised by the game’s new inventory update, which now sorts items into categories in a grid layout. Any trainer who’s played Pokemon Go for a long time knows that there are plenty of items that get accumulated over … Read more

The Backbone Preludes Review in 3 Minutes

Tails: The Backbone Preludes is a post-noir adventure game from Eggnut that follows the stories of four anthropomorphic animals before the events of Backbone, the previous game in the series. Each scene begins by telling you which character you’re playing as and when it occurs. You spend scenes with Howard in each year of university … Read more

Sony Dualsense Edge PS5 controller review: features beyond compare

More than two years on from the PS5’s release, Sony’s new DualSense Edge controller offers a premium upgrade over the gamepad bundled with the console – and a rival to Microsoft’s Xbox Elite controller. It’s a competition-focused pro gamepad with back paddles, fully remappable buttons, adjustable triggers and swappable parts. The Edge costs a steep … Read more