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Half-Life Alyx Reveal Trailer, 4K Screens, and Release Date Announced

Valve is back.

It's been over 12 years. 12 years since the last Half-Life game was released. While it may not be Half-Life 3, Valve did today reveal Half-Life Alyx to the world. This is a new VR title for the PC that is set between the events of Half-Life and Half-Life 2.

Valve is straight up calling this a "full-length" game that just happens to require a VR device to experience. Pre-orders are available now, months ahead of the game's currently planned release in March 2020. A pre-order discount brings the $59.99 (USD) price down...
 

Google Stadia is Out Today and Reportedly a 'Monumental Flop'

It's time for "good news, bad news."

For Google, today is a bit of a mixed bag. The good news for them is that they just soft launched their first dedicated gaming platform, Stadia. The bad news is that it's reportedly a "monumental flop."

Today, those who purchased the $130 Founder's Edition of Stadia are probably awaiting its delivery. The physical contents largely consisting of a unique Stadia controller and a Chromecast Ultra. Though you had to plunk down $130 for this, there was actually no guarantee that you would get...
 

Hey, Valve Just Announced a New Half-Life Game

Half-Life: Alyx is a flagship VR game from Valve.

It's taken 12 years, but Valve has finally announced a new Half-Life title. The studio formerly known for developing hats has just announced a "flagship VR" title called Half-Life: Alyx.

The company has billed it as a "flagship VR" game. It's reportedly prequel to at least Half-Life 2 and will be VR exclusive. We will have more information on this when the main reveal comes this Thursday, November 21. ...
 

Review: Journey for Elysium (PC VR)

A short trip to the afterlife.

For the past several months now, we have offered up glimpses of the story-driven VR adventure title Journey for Elysium. We saw a game that had a unique visual style, the promise of a story that would take us all to an afterlife, a world filled with architecture inspired by Greek mythology, and mind-bending puzzles to solve. The unique visual style was certainly eye catching, but I often wondered if the rest of the game would be able to hold up to this aesthetically pleasing presentation.

With the release of Journey...
 

Desert Bus for Hope 2019 Charity Event Underway

Better late than never.

We're just a few days late in sharing this news with you, but when it comes to charity: Better late than never, right?

The latest annual charity drive (get it?) that is Desert Bus for Hope is well underway. A group of people have already spent three days driving across the desert, in real time, in an effort to raise money for charity. In three days and 6 hours, the crew has already raised over $388,400 for the Child's Play charity. The team is still going strong after all this time.

For those that don't know,...
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  • Persona 5 Royal E3 Trailer

    Persona 5 Royal E3 Trailer

    A new trailer for Persona 5 Royal.

    Atlus released a new trailer for Persona 5 Royal at this year's E3 and this is it. This is the first English-voiced trailer for the game that adds to and remixes a lot from the original release of Persona 5. ...
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  • The Outer Worlds Release Date Set for October 25, 2019

    The Outer Worlds Release Date Set for October 25, 2019

    Nu New Vegas.

    Private Division and Obsidian entertainment (Fallout: New Vegas) announced that their upcoming FPS-RPG The Outer Worlds will be released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Epic Games Store and the Microsoft Store on October 25, 2019. It will come to other PC retailers in a year after its initial release, presumably at or around October 25, 2020.

    Today's announcement of a release date goes hand-in-hand with pre-orders going live for the game for your platform of choice. ...
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  • Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Announced

    Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Announced

    The game formerly known as Project Z.

    A new Dragon Ball Z game was announced this week from Bandai Namco. It's called Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot, which is the now final name given to the game formerly known as Project Z. This latest Dragon Ball game was announced during Microsoft's E3 conference. However, it will be made available for multiple platforms like the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC in early 2020.

    Kakarot is being called the "most accurate, dramatic, and epic telling of the Dragon Ball Z canon storyline - the story of Kakarot - the Saiyan better known as Goku." It is an action-RPG. ...
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  • Tales of Arise Announced by Bandai Namco

    Tales of Arise Announced by Bandai Namco

    A new "Tales of..." game announced.

    This past weekend, the latest in the popular Tales of... games was revealed during Microsoft's E3 press conference. The new game is called Tales of Arise and is the latest chapter in the RPG series that is quite popular throughout Japan. The head of God Eater franchise, Yusuke Tomizawa, is taking the lead of the development team for Tales of Arise.

    This latest entry in the series is slated to be released in the Americas in 2020. The planned release platforms are the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. ...
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  • Elden Ring Announced by FromSoftware and George R.R. Martin

    Elden Ring Announced by FromSoftware and George R.R. Martin

    Game of Souls.

    Hidetaka Miyazaki, the director for some of FromSoftware's most notable releases and best-selling fantasy writer, George R.R. Martin, are teaming up for a brand new action-RPG title from FromSoftware. Martin may be better known as the author behind the fantasy series, A Song of Ice and Fire, which served as the basis for most of the entire Game of Thrones TV series. Miyazaki is best known for creating the various Souls titles, Bloodborne, and the recently released Sekiro.

    Their joint venture is called Elden Ring, an "epic...
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  • Blair Witch Game Announced from Layers of Fear Creators

    Blair Witch Game Announced from Layers of Fear Creators

    A horror filled trip back in time.

    Bloober Team, the studio that created some horror classics like Layers of Fear and Observer, announced a new game at this E3. It's called Blair Witch and, as you probably assumed from the title, it is a first-person psychological horror game set in the Blair Witch universe. It's a completely original story that is looking to be released on August 30, 2019 for the Xbox One and PC.

    The game will be released at a $29.99 (USD) pricepoint. It will also be available through the Xbox Game Pass at release. It is said to be a game that "studies your reactions to danger and stress." ...
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  • Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Be Released March 3, 2020

    Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Be Released March 3, 2020

    Announced rather quietly via a new trailer.

    Square Enix quietly announced a release date for Final Fantasy VII Remake during a new trailer shown off at a concert in LA this evening. Square Enix says that there will be "further announcements" made tomorrow, presumably during their E3 2019 conference.

    Their conference is scheduled for June 10 at 6PM (PT). ...
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  • Phantasy Star Online 2 Coming to North America Spring 2020

    Phantasy Star Online 2 Coming to North America Spring 2020

    Xbox One has first dibs.

    Phantasy Star Online 2 is slated to make its debut in North America coming Spring 2020. This comes years after it was had become one of Japan's biggest online RPGs. However, it won't be available for anything other than the Xbox One platforms at its initial release. In fact, I'm not sure when it will hit other platforms or even what those other platforms will be. All I see is that it's debuting in North America on the Xbox One come Spring 2020.

    When it releases, Phantasy Star Online 2 will be free-to-play for everyone...
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  • Cyberpunk 2077 Dated for April 16, 2020 as Pre-Orders Open

    Cyberpunk 2077 Dated for April 16, 2020 as Pre-Orders Open

    Also, Keanu Reeves is in the game.

    CD Projekt RED showed off a new trailer today for Cyberpunk 2077 during Microsoft's E3 conference. Not only did they show off a new story segment, but they also announced a release date and the fact that Keanu Reeves is in the game.

    Cyberpunk 2077 will be released on April 16, 2020 on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam, or GOG, and "coming soon" to Epic Games Store. There is also a physical release of a Collector's Edition that fans can also pre-order. This includes the game along with a variety of "high-quality collectibles." ...
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  • FIFA 20 Announces VOLTA Mode - It's Basically a FIFA Street Mode

    FIFA 20 Announces VOLTA Mode - It's Basically a FIFA Street Mode

    Soccer. Football.

    EA Sports announced the new VOLTA Football mode for FIFA 20. This mode is new to the game but it's essentially a new and improved version of FIFA Street that you used to play. EA Sports FIFA 20 will be released on September 27, 2019 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

    Fans can pre-order the game now for their preferred platform. ...
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  • Battlefield V - Introduction Videos for Marita and Al Sundan Maps, Iwo Jima Returning this Fall

    Coming this July.

    During EA Play 2019, DICE and EA provided some introductory videos for Marita and Al Sundan (pictured above). Marita will be released this July while Al Sundan will be out on June 27 for Battlefield V.

    But then again, we already knew about this.

    We have both introductory videos for Marita and Al Sundan below. Two additional maps coming at a date "to be determined" is Lofoten Island and Provance. The final map revealed was Operation Underground, which is slated for October. Yes, this is the Operation Metro...
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