January 2014 Archive

    1. Infinite Crisis closed beta now available to Russian players
    2. Tomodachi Collection: New Life being considered for western release - report
    3. Zachary Quinto signs on to star in Hitman film Agent 47
    4. Elder Scrolls Online Imperial Edition gets unboxed
    5. Xbox Live Gold members gain GoPro Channel on Xbox One and 360 later this year
    6. Activision evaluating future of Call of Duty: Strike Team development studio
    7. ZX Spectrum game developers concerned over Elite Systems Kickstarter
    8. Pac-Man Museum out on PC, PS3, Xbox 360 next month - Wii U, 3DS versions canned
    9. EverQuest Next Landmark Alpha accessible to Founder's Pack purchasers today
    10. Ouya 16GB model available from today for for $129.99
    11. Call of Duty Championship Regional Final takes place March 8-9 in sunny Florida
    12. Dead Island confirmed for Games with Gold along with Toy Soldiers: Cold War
    13. Nintendo should "abandon" old business assumptions, considering mergers and acquisitions - Iwata
    14. Star Swarm - 3D benchmark tech demo of Nitrous Engine now available through Steam
    15. Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen and Shroud of the Avatar backers to receive cross-game reward
    16. Master Reboot to release on PS3 in February
    17. Ready to Run is an RC racer coming to PS4
    18. Remember Me studio Dontnod dismisses bankruptcy reports
    19. Dark Souls 2 video features Peter Serafinowicz lending his voice to Mild-mannered Pete
    20. Global Game Jam 2014: inspiration and innovation for the future
    21. Battlefield 4: Second Assault PS4 trophies appear, suggesting incoming release
    22. Call of Duty: Ghosts' Extinction double XP weekend starts today
    23. Saints Row 4 gets official clothing line
    24. Killer Instinct: Spinal gameplay video shows bony bugger in action
    25. Prison Architect Alpha 17 out now, video overview inside
    26. Rambo: The Video Game dated for February UK launch, DLC in development now
    27. Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare Xbox One achievement list appears in full
    28. Senior publishing source confirms new, cheaper Xbox One release for 2014
    29. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 achievements list appears online, revealing new challenge tier system
    30. Dark Souls 2 DLC: "There is definitely potential," says dev
    31. Forza 5: Smoking Tire DLC pack revealed, out next week
    32. Microsoft seeks legal action against Xbox One leaker - report
    33. Sony officially buys Wii U DRAM manufacturing plant for ¥7.51 billion
    34. GTA Ville: Zynga buys into console business with NaturalMotion deal
    35. Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments gets new PS4 & PS3 trailer
    36. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze trailer drops in Japan, watch it here
    37. Dead Island rumoured as February's first free Xbox Live Gold game
    38. Lego Ghostbusters kit successfully pitched on Cuusoo by Satellite Reign developer
    39. The Witness: 'last-minute area' screen suggest project is nearing completion
    40. Legend of Kay: PSone re-release hits PSN today, trailer inside
    41. PS Plus subscriptions have tripled since PS4's launch
    42. Yakuza Ishin screens reveal supporting cast
    43. Smash Bros. Wii U & 3DS: Pokemon Lucario added to fight roster
    44. Ultra Street Fighter 4 beta patch addresses balance, 'W' Ultras, Red Focus & more
    45. Battlefield 4: PS4 patch preps for Second Assault DLC, notes inside
    46. Dark Souls 2 gets 9-minutes of raw gameplay footage, screens
    47. Evil Within screens & art show creepy locations, enemies, more
    48. Thief shares Dishonored's lineage, but is a very different game
    49. Plague Inc: Evolved headed to PC next month
    50. Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth character trailers continue with Rei and Zen
    51. Batman: Arkham Origins Wii U DLC cancelled, Warner. Bros. confirms
    52. PayDay 2: gage weapon pack 02 in action - video
    53. Killer Instinct "jail" to punish rage-quitting players
    54. World of Tanks season three finals set for February 8-9 in San Francisco
    55. Razer signs on to produce Xbox One accessories
    56. Hakuoki: Stories of the Shinsengumi limited edition includes four Japanese items
    57. Little Tail Story is Cyberconnect2's latest Namco Bandai project
    58. GTA Online class action lawsuit dismissed
    59. Ranko Tuskugime's Longest Day coming west, gets first English trailer
    1. Funcom: developer "fully co-operating" with Økokrim, business as usual
    2. Microsoft CEO will be Nadella, will also replace Gates as chairman - report
    3. Payday 2 screenshots show off GAGE Weapon Pack #02 DLC contents
    4. Octodad: Dadliest Catch - let's play part 1, weddings are chores
    5. Dark Souls 2: Peter Serafinowicz to voice Mild-mannered Pete
    6. Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 2: Sisters Generation trailer shows gameplay
    7. Mind Zero heading west in May, according to GameStop listing
    8. King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North - Ice and Fire now available through Steam
    9. Zynga buys NaturalMotion for $527 million, cuts workforce by 15%
    10. Stronghold Kingdoms players can soon download the European Warfare update
    11. Warlock 2: The Exiled announced, pun-filled trailer released
    12. Ace Combat Infinity goes into open beta on PS3 next week
    13. SEGA Cup 2014 to feature Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown tournament
    14. Humble Weekly Sales features Overlord, DiRT 3, other Codemaster titles
    15. EA Salt Lake hit with layoffs as studio switches to mobile
    16. 2K iOS sale discounts XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Civilization Revolution, more
    17. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle's western release includes Arcade Mode
    18. State of Decay developer hires ArenaNet co-founder Patrick Wyatt
    19. Nintendo: 2DS has sold 2.1 million units, Animal Crossing: New Leaf surpasses 7.38 million units
    20. Xbox One disc-free console - analyst weighs in on rumor
    21. Octodad: Dadliest Catch now available on Steam
    22. LocoCycle releasing on Xbox 360 and PC next month
    23. Octodad: Dadliest Catch releases on GoG and Steam today for Linux, Mac, PC
    24. Titanfall accessories announced, Amazon Germany lists exclusive steelbook game cover
    25. Surge Deluxe will release on Vita next week
    26. Halo: Spartan Assault arrives on Xbox 360 tomorrow
    27. Next Car Game made over $1 million during first week through Steam Early Access
    28. Total War: Rome 2's update 9 is live
    29. PS Plus North America offerings for February confirmed
    30. Dungeon Keeper now available through App Store and Google Play
    31. Call of Duty: Ghosts title update is live for all platforms
    32. QuakeCon 2014 dates announced
    33. Microsoft offering $100 of store credit when you trade in a PS3 or Xbox 360
    34. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Special Edition comes with Dark Horse comic, various extras
    35. Final Fantasy 10/10-2 HD first-print purchasers receive Yuna DLC for Lightning Returns
    36. Nintendo NA eShop date, January 30: Super Indie Sale, A Link to the Past, Four Swords Anniversary
    37. Injustice: Gods Among Us mobile hits 1 billion play sessions, free power credits offered in celebration
    38. Conception 2: Children of the Seven Stars releasing in Q2 as digital-only title in Europe
    39. inFamous: Second Son gets official character art
    40. PS Vita: difference between new and old screens "relatively imperceptible"
    41. Project Spark: Minecraft re-created in Team Dakota's sandbox - video
    42. Tropico 5 PS4 announced for 2014 release
    43. Assassin's Creed games given away free with Elder Scrolls Online orders
    44. No discount on old Vita model, stock "all but sold out"
    45. Eve Online: The Bloodbath of B-R5RB stats break down the game's biggest battle to date
    46. Xbox One: first major system update due March - rumour
    47. PS Vita Slim & regular model get photo comparisons
    48. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 progression similar to 'Metroidvania' titles
    49. Battlefield 4: AMD Mantle update now live, will evolve over time
    50. Killer Instinct: Spinal to get move-list reveal & patch notes tomorrow
    51. Forza Horizon 2 could hit Xbox One in September at 1080p - rumour
    52. PS4 stock levels in the UK "still not enough," says Sony
    53. PS4 Lab broadcasts to air in Japan ahead of console launch
    54. Nintendo: Iwata "not ruling out" games on smartphones
    55. Contrast PS4 & PS3 passes 1 million downloads, is currently discounted
    56. PS Vita slim launches in UK Feb 7, priced £180
    57. Play.com: PS4 games outsold Xbox One titles 3:1 over holidays, PC software outselling both consoles
    58. Sony announces new PS Vita indie game Megapack & console bundle
    59. The Order 1886 being referred to internally as PS4's first 'Naughty Dog' game - rumour
    60. Gears of War Xbox One will "define next-gen" says industry insider - rumour
    61. Hearthstone: 100-200 card expansion & adventure mode discussed by Blizzard
    62. Office of Fair Trading posts in-app content guidelines, effective April 1
    63. Battlefield 4: weapon balancing updates outlined by DICE
    64. Dark Souls 2: 12-minute gameplay video shows combat, light mechanic & more
    65. Call of Duty Ghosts: Onslaught - Michael's Mire
    66. The String Arcade: orchestral game cover album coming February 11
    67. Redux: Dark Matters may jump from Dreamcast to 3DS, Wii U
    68. Xbox One: white retail SKU, disc-free console inbound - rumour
    69. World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor will add universal PvP toggle
    70. DayZ's latest test server patch adds disconnect penalties,
    71. Mario Kart 8 dated, Nintendo Network platform, "quality of life" platform inbound - Nintendo briefing
    72. Dota 2 New Bloom Festival now in full swing
    73. Nintendo not targeting children enough - Iwata
    74. Ikaruga developer plans to bring more games to Steam, and not just ports
    75. Final Fantasy 4: The After Years now on Android, iOS
    76. Titanfall server updates won't interrupt gameplay
    77. Lego Star Wars: Microfighters pops up on iOS App Store
    78. Google Glass gets five mini-games demonstrating tech's potential
    79. American McGee's Spicy Horse has lost $1.7 million on Akaneiro - so far
    1. Halo 2: Anniversary Edition heading to Xbox One November 11 - rumour
    2. Bravely Default artist joins Unsung Story team
    3. Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls Collector's Edition has been revealed in all its glory
    4. AMD Ruby Tech demo images show remarkable detailing
    5. Killzone Shadow Fall sales exceeded 2.1 million units as of January 15
    6. PlayStation Vita Slim to cost £189 with game, pre-orders tomorrow - source
    7. Sony Flash Sale discounts Killzone Shadow Fall, Knack, Assassin's Creed 4, more
    8. The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 'Red Band' trailer features Bigby interrogating a suspect
    9. Octodad: Dadliest Catch supports four player local co-op
    10. Basement Crawl delayed into Q1 2014
    11. Grand Theft Auto 5 PC pre-orders start Friday, according to Norwegian retailer - rumor
    12. Microsoft's SkyDrive will soon become OneDrive
    13. Dark Souls 2 includes content inspired by community Shield Design Contest
    14. WildStar screenshots and latest DevSpeak video highlight various customization options
    15. Elder Scrolls Online Imperial Edition announced, new cinematic trailer hails "The Arrival"
    16. EU PS Store update, January 29: PS Plus goodies, Toukiden demo, Tomb Raider: Definite Edition, more
    17. Wii Fit U trial ending this week
    18. Lightning Returns video takes an 16-bit look at Final Fantasy 13's storyline
    19. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare video demonstrates split-screen co-op
    20. Curve Studios Indie Mega Bundle contains Proteus, Thomas Was Alone, more
    21. Sengoku Basara 4 tops Media Create, Saints Row 4: Ultra Super Edition debuts strong
    22. Space Hulk released for Linux
    23. Kingdom Come: Deliverance video update explores the RPG's world
    24. Tomb Raider: Definitive PS4 & Xbox One assets identical, Square insists
    25. YouTubers respond to EA's paid content incentives, "no opinions are bought"
    26. Second Life: Linden Lab CEO departs company
    27. Star Wars: Assault Team coming to mobile & tablets, is turn-based card battler
    28. Bluetooth ZX Spectrum keyboard funded on Kickstarter, works with Android, iOS & Windows
    29. UPDATE: Secret World developer Funcom charged on suspicions of trading infringement - report
    30. Assassin's Creed: current story arc already has ending, but won't necessarily end the series
    31. Titanfall: EA must search for open relationship after Xbox One exclusive
    32. Toukiden: The Age of Demons PS Vita demo hits Europe today
    33. Destiny artwork shows the Moon & Mars landscapes
    34. Sony Santa Monica moves from Santa Monica, begins recruitment drive
    35. Square Enix teasing reveal tomorrow
    36. NES Remix update adds various controller support
    37. Battlefield 4 launch instability will be learned from, vows EA
    38. Titanfall to launch without local dedicated servers in Australia
    39. Xbox One: "New IP is critical," says Spencer, comments on new Gears of War
    40. Smash Bros Wii U & 3DS gets Kid Icarus stage screen
    41. Nintendo: Iwata will take 50% pay-cut following financial report
    42. Dead Rising 3 TV show mentioned in new report - rumour
    43. Rovio denies involvement in NSA data surveillance
    44. The Forest: survival, horror and the guilt of killing - interview
    45. Wonder Momo game & anime revival coming from WayForward
    46. Redux: Dark Matters is a new Dreamcast game, and we've reviewed it
    47. Nintendo: Wii U Zelda HD, Super Mario 3D World sell "over 1m units"
    48. Dota 2 Bloom Festival adds second new hero, replay Takeovers
    49. Final Fantasy 14 tops AbleGamers 2013 Accessibility Awards
    50. Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition update adds eight player co-op
    51. Shadowrun Returns Dragonfall expansion coming next month, new trailer
    52. The Room 2 headed to iPhone this week, coming to Android next month
    53. Super Smash Bros. will include Legend of Zelda's beetle item
    54. Star Wars: Assault Team CCG rolling out on mobile
    55. Chinese TV company working on Xbox-like console - report
    56. Pokémon X & Y Global Link online tournament kicks off next month
    57. PlayStation Now beta invites sent to PS3 owners - report
    58. PS4, PS3, Vita wireless headset briefly listed by retailers
    59. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt gets three new screenshots of Geralt doing various things
    60. FIFA franchise has been played for 34,000 years, and other startling EA facts
    61. The Elder Scrolls Online: Imperial Edition pops up on Amazon
    1. Metal Slug 3 coming to Steam next month
    2. Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number coming in the third quarter
    3. "Father of PlayStation" to receive GDC Lifetime Achievement Award
    4. Broken Age Act 1 now available, launch trailer tracks development
    5. Gran Turismo 6 updated with Red Bull X Challenge part 2, two new cars and more
    6. Our Darker Purpose brings indie horror to PC this week
    7. US PS Store update, January 28 - Tomb Raider: DE, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z, more
    8. Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught - extinction episode 1: 'nightfall' gameplay
    9. Soul Fjord out now exclusively on Ouya
    10. GOG's DRM-free Time Machine Sale puts you in charge of bargain's lifetime
    11. DC Universe Online War of the Light Part 1 out now on PC, PS3 and PS4 - trailer, details
    12. EA Q3: Titanfall DLC in development, sales forecast conservative due to platform exclusivity
    13. World of Warcraft - 100 million accounts created since launch in 2004
    14. Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon director working on new project with "dream team"
    15. The Order: 1886 - four new images show Ready at Dawn's latest
    16. Battlefield 4 Player Appreciation Month starts February 1
    17. Buy an Nvidia GeForce GTX 650-class graphics card, get a free digital copy of Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn
    18. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 developer video delves into the game's world
    19. PS1 and PS2 local emulator in the works for PS4 - report
    20. Call of Duty Ghosts: Onslaught DLC livestream from 6:30pm GMT
    21. Crusader Kings 2: Rajas of India - sixth expansion to the series coming in spring
    22. Xbox Fitness may be extended to platforms outside of Xbox One
    23. FPS Warriors 2 bundle for Steam contains Zeno Clash, Hard Reset, Painkiller Overdose, more
    24. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z video shows off various character skins
    25. The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 - Smoke & Mirrors screenshots prep you for next week's release
    26. Elder Scrolls Online does not require a PlayStation Plus membership on PS4
    27. Nintendo dimisses report that it's bringing content to mobile platforms
    28. SOE's unannounced MMO is not a new Star Wars title, clarifies Smedley
    29. DayZ video diary #1: the meet
    30. Sly Cooper movie teaser trailer released
    31. Guild Wars 2's latest WvW map Edge of the Mists launches next week
    32. Call of Duty: Ghosts - Onslaught drops today
    33. Xbox Games Store deals of the week include Crimson Dragon, EA publisher sale
    34. Let's Play Payday 2 - Pro bank heist stealth solo play
    35. Eve Online's biggest battle resulted in over $200,000 in damages
    36. Titanfall artbook detailed, pictured
    37. Outlast PS4 trophies appear, get the list here
    38. Xbox Live sale discounts FIFA 14, Need for Speed: Rivals & more
    39. inFamous Second Son: raw PS4 gameplay footage emerges, watch it here
    40. Dark Souls 2: hollow players can still be invaded, match-making & covenant PvP discussed
    41. Alien: Isolation playable at EGX Rezzed on Xbox One, PS4 & PC
    42. BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea - Ep 2 trailer shows returning character - spoilers
    43. Battlefield 4: multiformat update tweaks vehicles, full patch notes here
    44. Call of Duty: Ghosts title update adds Gun Game, more modes & fixes
    45. Call of Duty Ghosts: future DLC map names leaked, Dome may return
    46. Nintendo 3DS console sales pass 15 million in Japan
    47. Sony to buy Nintendo DRAM manufacturing plant for ¥7 billion - rumour
    48. GungHo Entertainment projects $1.2 billion revenue for year
    49. Yakuza Ishin Japanese TV spots show story & mini-games
    50. Amazon's Android console to launch this year priced below $300
    51. Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes tested with Sony's head-mounted display, box prototypes snapped
    52. Gears of War: Black Tusk job postings reveal emotional character-driven story, multi-screen & more
    53. Ultra Street Fighter 4: changes & new challengers - interview
    54. Sly Cooper movie coming 2016, gets first images & plot details
    55. Need for Speed Movie: behind the scenes footage show camera cars in action
    56. The Witch and the Hundred Knight gets English gameplay footage & screens
    57. Angry Birds among apps now accessible to NSA data capture - report
    58. Gears of War sale won't bring Epic changes to Xbox's second-best core IP
    59. Dota 2 Bloom Festival to introduce new hero, Terrorblade
    60. Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught videos walkthrough new maps
    61. Titanfall Xbox 360 developed by Bluepoint Games
    62. Unreal Engine 4: majority of in-development titles are new IP, says Epic boss
    63. Titanfall beta confirmed, rumour suggests start date of February 14
    64. Only one in three Kickstarter projects have made it to backers on time - report
    65. The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot goes into open beta next month
    66. 1 vs. 100 spiritual successor still coming to Xbox One
    67. Legend of Grimrock 2 set on the Isle of Nex, will have new kinds of puzzles
    68. Borderlands 2 getting colourblind mode in upcoming update
    69. Madden 25 picks Denver Broncos to win Superbowl XLVII
    1. Crimson Dragon updated with multiplayer, new difficulty level
    2. Smart As free to US PS Plus subscribers this week
    3. League of Legends attracts 27 million players each day
    4. Apple sets new quarterly iPad and iPhone sales, revenue records
    5. Left 4 Dead 2 rebuilt in Source Engine 2.0, according to leaked image - rumour
    6. Nintendo to unveil smartphone demos for console-exclusive games this week - report
    7. Redux: Dark Matters is out now on the Sega Dreamcast
    8. Cliff Bleszinski will not be working on the new Gears of War
    9. Skyrim has sold over 20 million units, Bethesda announces
    10. Battlefield 4 to receive a patch end of January, patch to address stability issues
    11. King CEO issues an open letter responding to cloning & trademark criticism
    12. Far Cry 4 is in the works at Ubisoft Shanghai, according to a LinkedIn CV
    13. Black Tusk: Xbox One game was concept never intended for release, says Spencer
    14. Crackdown dev's new title confirmed as part of Square Enix indie collective
    15. inFamous: Second Son trailer shows Sucker Punch re-creating Seattle on PS4, game runs at true 1080p
    16. Europa Universalis 4: Wealth of Nations expansion coming Spring
    17. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition review round-up, all the scores here
    18. VG247 forum to return this week
    19. Criterion: new studio boss discusses road ahead, “beyond cars”
    20. Gears of War IP acquired by Microsoft, Rod Fergusson & Black Tusk to helm series
    21. VG247 relaunches: the new features and what they mean to you
    22. Microsoft on Sony: "they've done a nice job with PS4," says Spencer
    23. Freedom Wars: first PS Vita screens show characters, battles & more
    24. Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call trademarked in Europe
    25. Call of Duty: Ghosts - Onslaught achievement list appears
    26. Thief: Xbox One achievement list appears, reveals full pacifist play-through - spoilers
    27. Project Spark "will never truly be finished," says dev
    28. Dead Rising 3: Xbox One achievement images reveal playable DLC characters - report
    29. Halo 5: 'leaked' screens debunked by 343 Industries
    30. Sony's stock reduced to 'junk' status by investor service
    31. King is "deceitful and hypocritical": Pac-Avoid dev responds to King cloning accusation
    32. UPDATE: Microsoft & Crackdown studio teases new game announcement for tomorrow
    33. inFamous: Second Son won't have multiplayer, Sucker Punch confirms
    34. Lego Movie Videogame screens show Batman, brick explosions & more mayhem
    35. Red Dead Redemption sequel "is in the works potentially for a 2014 launch"
    36. UK game charts: FIFA 14 still at number one as top three remain unchanged
    37. Loading Human is Oculus-powered adventure game with no interface, inspired by Monkey Island
    38. Thief PS4: game customisation options let you mod a classic Thief experience
    39. Games could help companies assess potential new-hires, says consultancy
    40. Get Even: a trans-reality shooter for the connected age - interview
    41. Street Fighter rock opera available to stream & buy online now
    42. EA and Microsoft paying YouTubers for endorsements complies with FTC guidelines
    43. Spin The Bottle gets six new mini-games
    44. Video game comes to life in live-action zombie shooting event
    45. Glyph "Mobile Personal Theatre" Kickstarted right before your eyes
    46. Halo TV series pilot may be directed by Neill Blomkamp - rumour
    47. Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen adds Crusader class
    48. Global Game Jam 2014 keynote video now online
    49. Meet the man walking to the end of Minecraft
    50. The Banner Saga creators want your help designing a banner
    1. Quadrant teasers show off indie horror, 70s style
    2. Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn gets PS4 release date
    3. Cave is reducing its western presence
    4. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is coming to the West in 2015
    1. YouTube rejects Terry Cavanagh's copyright appeal on VVVVVV
    2. PlanetSide 1 will go free-to-play in April
    3. World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition beta servers going down "for a few days" starting January 29
    4. Retro City Rampage will be released for 3DS in February
    5. Omg HD Zombies! is coming to Steam for PC in mid-February
    6. Namco Bandai will now be known as Bandai Namco worldwide
    7. Linden Lab CEO Rod Humble announces departure in order to start a new company
    8. EverQuest Next Landmark Alpha PC requirements posted, will likely support Oculus Rift
    9. Kingdom Come: Deliverance will be "quite open to modding,” says Warhorse
    10. SOE's unannounced MMO "dedicated" to Star Wars Galaxies players, says Smedley
    11. Evolve: why Turtle Rock feels four players is enough
    12. The Witness will support VR devices, says Blow
    13. Jazzpunk video mixes live-action and gameplay with bizarre yet entertaining results
    14. Steam users can now cancel pre-ordered titles, refund will be deposited into Steam Wallet
    15. EverQuest Next confirmed for PlayStation 4, PlanetSide 2 coming first half of 2014
    16. Minecraft on PS3 has sold over 1 million copies, original version surpasses 13.8 million
    17. SOE sunsetting Vanguard, Free Realms, Wizardry Online, Clone Wars Adventures
    18. SOE All Access: $14.99 monthly nets access to EQ Landmark, other MMO PC titles
    1. Firefall set to launch this year thanks to $23 million in funding
    2. King removes Pac-Avoid from its website, states it does not "clone other people's games"
    3. Moon Chronicles announced as episodic first-person shooter from Renegade Kid
    4. Yoshi's New Island promises to be one Shell of a Time
    5. South Park: The Stick of Truth video goes behind-the-scenes with Trey Parker and Matt Stone
    6. Battlefield 4 Premium players can earn double XP starting tomorrow
    7. Alien: Isolation was born from the desire to make an Alien game Creative Assembly wanted to play
    8. WindForge releasing on Steam in March, pre-release version available to those who pre-order
    9. Road Not Taken images show lead character's design evolution
    10. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 screenshots show Kraven the Hunter
    11. Xbox One advertisement updated with Titanfall viral marketing promotion
    12. Zombie Driver HD temporarily taken off Xbox Live Arcade Marketplace worldwide
    13. Magicka: Wizard Wars video shows Duel Mode which is coming soon to Steam Early Access users
    14. Ultra Street Fighter 4 includes direct upload to YouTube feature
    15. Madden suit against EA dismissed by US court judge
    16. Uplay service inaccessible to BT Infinity customers in the UK, Ubisoft investigating issue
    17. Mighty No. 9 images show alpha stage of Comcept's platformer
    18. Thief: Garrett steps out of the shadows as pacifist or predator
    19. Thief: new screens show stealth takedowns, characters & city streets
    20. The Forest early alpha release coming to Steam in a few months, new screenshots are spooky
    21. Sony teases new ‘slim’ announcement
    22. UPDATE: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor uses Assassin's Creed assets, says ex-Ubi staffer
    23. Titanfall player count criticism comes from assumptions of other shooters, says Respawn
    24. [Update 3] Watch Dogs Wii U: UK retailers still taking preorders, Ubisoft responds
    25. Ultra Street Fighter 4, Freedom Wars & Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z gameplay escapes Taipei Game Show
    26. Fable Legends: villain players wont fight heroes directly, Lionhead explains role
    27. Xbox One: competitive digital pricing is "on the agenda", says Nelson
    28. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition launch trailer bigs up next week's release, watch here
    29. Uncharted 4 & The Last of Us GOTY Edition in 2014 “doubtful” says Naughty Dog
    30. Nintendo stock rises again after profit loss dip
    31. Tekken Revolution hits 2.5 million PS3 downloads, triple XP offered in celebration
    32. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition PS4 & Xbox One each had different developer
    33. Killer Instinct: Thunder is now free to all
    34. Kingdom Come: Deliverance funded on Kickstarter, first episode due December 2015
    35. Warframe PS4 11.5 Update ‘The Cicero Crisis’ out now, patch notes & trailer inside
    36. Battlefield 4 balancing tweaks will continue, DICE wants your thoughts on what needs fixed
    37. Call of Duty: Ghosts double XP weekend starts today ahead of Onslaught DLC
    38. Titanfall will not have microtransactions, DLC season pass still unconfirmed
    39. Dark Souls 2: entire Japanese site translated by fan, offering new item & character details
    40. The Last of Us: Left Behind is final story DLC, says Naughty Dog
    41. 'Not on Steam' Sale makes a case for Steam Greenlight as profile-booster
    42. Namco Bandai teases new CyberConnect2 game
    43. D.I.C.E. Awards to be livestreamed, Felicia Day, Freddie Wong to host
    44. The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot now hosting final open beta event
    45. Snow trailer shows off latest additions to open-world winter sports title
    46. Console homebrew may not be illegal, European Court of Justice rules
    47. Xbox Entertainment Studios snaffles AMC's Ari Mark
    48. Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Edition screens compare old and new textures
    49. Demon Gaze western release dates set, first English screens released
    50. Team Fortress 2 update adds Valve server-only quickplay option
    51. Strider reboot drops next month, new trailer shows enemy types
    52. Apple TV to serve as a games console with next hardware refresh - rumour
    53. Candy Crush Saga developer commisioned clone of Scamperghost, indie dev alleges
    1. Basement Crawl hits PS4 in Europe this month, new gameplay trailer released
    2. Ubisoft to create 100 new jobs in Quebec through 2016
    3. Guild Wars 2 PvP Community Tournament schedule announced
    4. Paradox reiterates next-gen console plans, also pushing for mobile
    5. Humble Weekly sale: Paranautical Activity, Dungeons of Dredmor, and The Binding of Isaac when you pay over $6
    6. Microsoft Q2 FY14: Xbox One ships 3.9 million units, Xbox 360 3.5 million
    7. WoW: Warlords of Draenor revamped character models detailed in latest blog post
    8. Hearts of Iron 4 announced for early 2015 release
    9. PlayStation Network will be offline for maintenance on Monday for approximately six hours
    10. The Evil Within video goes behind-the-scenes with special effects crew
    11. Call of Duty: Ghosts video provides insight into Extinction: Episode 1 Nightfall
    12. Agarest: Generations of War Zero is heading to Steam
    13. The Debut 9 Bundle from Indie Royale is live
    14. Might & Magic 10: Legacy is now available on PC
    15. Dead Rising Collection announced for March release in Europe
    16. Paradox announces new Norse mythology RPG RuneMaster
    17. UPDATE: Tomb Raider Definitive PS4 confirmed at 60FPS, Xbox One still unconfirmed
    18. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Nemesis System creates procedurally-generated enemies
    19. The Elder Scrolls Online's voice cast is a star-studded affair
    20. Epic Games and Staffordshire University partner to form the Epic Games Centre
    21. The Bureau: XCOM Declassified - Mac version now available on Steam, 75% off this weekend
    22. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 video delves into the battle system
    23. Age of Wonders 3 video reveals Rogue Leader as the latest class
    24. Nintendo NA eShop update, January 23: Mighty Bomb Jack, Fractured Soul sale, more
    25. Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2: new trailer shows Gabriel, Zobek, more
    26. Suits and Swords is a free-to-play mobile game which blends RPG elements and blackjack
    27. Minecraft Xbox 360 video shows off the Marvel skin pack
    28. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer is full of web-slinging action
    29. Watch Dogs DLC plans were being made before delay, lots of stories to tell, says Ubisoft
    30. Yoshi's New Island: European 3DS release date confirmed
    31. Senran Kagura Burst 3DS pre-orders open in Europe, bonus detailed
    32. Fable Anniversary: original Xbox to Xbox 360 comparison video
    33. LEGO Movie Videogame Xbox 360 achievements surface, full list here - spoilers
    34. Strider Xbox achievements appear online, get the list here
    35. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z delayed in Europe, Tecmo Koei confirms
    36. Dragon Age: Inquisition lead writer calls romance options a "pandora's box," discusses challenge of equality
    37. Source code for Half-Life mod Natural Selection released for free
    38. [Update] "Nintendo was dead to us very quickly," says EA source
    39. Alienware Steam Machines can be upgraded, manufacturer explains - statement
    40. Powerstar Golf gets first content update on Xbox One, adds new gear & more
    41. World of Tanks finally gets nation vs. nation combat mode
    42. Nintendo 3DS gets new firmware update
    43. Monster Monpiece publisher issues statement over western censorship
    44. Aion: Steel Cavalry expansion drops for free on January 29, trailer inside
    45. Capcom CEO promises to hire 100 new developers each year
    46. Battlefield 4: Battlelog update drops - PS4 crash fix, new features & full notes inside
    47. DayZ will “increase difficulty” as vehicles, hunting, bow & arrows are introduced
    48. Witcher 3 "fairly close" to maxing out PS4 & Xbox One, PC specs teased
    49. Cyberpunk 2077 will be "true RPG game", CD Projekt RED promises
    50. League of Legends will hopefully last "decades" says Riot
    51. Hearthstone open beta now open in Europe, Blizzard confirms
    52. Star Wars: Attack Squadrons closed beta begins, invites rolling out now
    53. Lords of the Fallen is difficult, epic, and a little bit evil - interview
    54. Rain World alpha footage shows stealth, platforming and predators
    55. A Story About My Uncle getting Steam release via Sanctum developer
    56. EverQuest franchise video discusses the year ahead for EQ, EQ2 and EQ Next
    57. Barmark trailer is light on details, heavy on atmosphere, mystery
    58. Assassin's Creed film to be helmed by Safe House director - rumour
    59. Ace Attorney 123: Wright Selection trailer shows off 3DS port compilation
    60. Samurai Warriors 4 spawns second, equally ridiculous gameplay trailer
    61. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare pre-order trailer is 30 seconds of fun
    62. Planetside 2 Hossin continent expected by May
    63. Storm is "Payday in Space", Starbreeze investor note claims
    64. The Golf Club coming to PC, PS4 and Xbox One in northern spring
    65. Shovel Knight trailer accompanies new release date
    66. PayDay 2 update allows for "Infamous" prestige progress wipes
    1. Team Fortress 2, Half-Life, Left 4 Dead Steam Library issues fix available
    2. Activision Blizzard appoints former Warner Bros. boss to board of directors
    3. Yo-Kai Watch trademark gives hope of western release for Level-5 ghost hunter
    4. The Banner Saga sequel blocked by King's trademark claim
    5. Skywind trailer shows off latest improvements to Morrowind-reconstructing Skyrim mod
    6. Gone Home developer outlines links with BioShock, System Shock
    7. The Elder Scrolls Online's M rating not ideal, but won't be challenged - Zenimax
    8. WildStar developer diary delves into the MMO's Guild system
    9. IGF 2014 Student Showcase winners announced
    10. GTA Online: 10 new Rockstar verified jobs now available during Freemode sessions
    11. EverQuest and EverQuest 2 players have plenty of new content headed their way
    12. Conception 2: Children of the Seven Stars North American release set for April
    13. GameStop has PlayStation 4 back in stock but quantities are limited
    14. XCOM creator Julian Gollop to launch Chaos Reborn Kickstarter soon
    15. Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story: Missing Link in development for PS3
    16. DCUO War of the Light Part I releases early for subscribers
    17. Blackguards sneaks onto Steam and GoG two days early
    18. Steam in-home streaming beta now open to non-Steam games
    19. SteamOS beta testers can now dual-boot and create a custom partition
    20. Star Citizen funding hits $37 million, users create 4,900 orgs in 12 hours
    21. The Last of Us: Left Behind opening cinematic and developer video released
    22. SOMA's latest screenshot and radio transmission reveal that something has gone rogue
    23. Metro: Last Light confirmed for February PlayStation Plus
    24. Cut the Rope: Triple Treat releasing on 3DS in early 2014
    25. Styx: Master of Shadows is an infiltration RPG in the works at Cyanide Studio
    26. DayZ livestream: VG247 goes scavenging for survival
    27. Elder Scrolls Online developer video explores group content
    28. EU PS Store update, January 22: OlliOlli, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z, Lightning Returns demo
    29. Kirby: Triple Deluxe maintains top spot on Media Create charts
    30. GRID 2 Reloaded out now for PS3 & PC, includes bundled DLC
    31. Infinite Crisis video reveals Superman as latest champion
    32. Tomb Raider hits Mac tomorrow, pricing and details inside
    33. Assassin's Creed 3: alleged insider discusses troubled development
    34. The Banner Saga trademark dispute explained by King - statement
    35. FIFA 14 Xbox One update out today, full patch notes inside
    36. Fable Anniversary video preview: is a HD makeover enough for this Xbox classic?
    37. Kingdom Come: Deliverance to be split into 3 episodes, Kickstarter now live
    38. Homefront 2 early test footage shows remote-controlled car, multiplayer menus & more
    39. Smash Bros. Wii U: edge-camping can now be countered, Sakurai explains
    40. inFamous: Second Son gets accolades trailer, with familiar footage
    41. PSN: Final Fantasy sale discounts classic titles, Final Fantasy 14 & more
    42. AMD: PS4 & Xbox One sales boost company's Q4 financials, $1.59 billion revenue posted
    43. Battlefield 4 maps compared to real-life locations with impressive results
    44. Xbox One to get 60 frames per second live sports channels
    45. Brutal Legend: Schafer would love to revisit the IP, "Jack Black might be up for it"
    46. Xbox One: paid Machinima videos to be labelled as adverts, says Microsoft
    47. SpyMaster developer PlayRaven nets $2.3 million investment
    48. Deus Ex: The Fall out today on Android devices, screens & pricing inside
    49. GTA 5 PC listed on Amazon France & Germany
    50. Pokemon Bank re-released in Japan following withdrawal
    51. Star Citizen community Organization System goes live
    52. Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians Kickstarter adds PS4 stretch goal
    53. Driveclub brand guidelines video leaked, contains new PS4 footage
    54. Smash Bros: Palutena Wii U & 3DS images spark playable fighter rumours
    55. Titanfall Xbox One and Xbox 360 pre-order offers $10 Xbox Live credit
    56. The Division: new screens show ravaged streets, flares & more
    57. Driveclub release pegged for June, according to Official PlayStation Magazine Italy
    58. Call of Duty: Ghosts artist reveals artwork of new Onslaught DLC weapon
    59. Rain World: a ray of indie sunshine in a murky January - interview
    60. Aerial dogfighter Strike Vector to release Jan 28th
    61. Dead Rising 3 shipments pass 1 million
    62. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney original trilogy headed to 3DS
    63. World of Tanks passes 1.1 million concurrent users
    64. Earth Defense Force 2025 arrives in North America next month
    65. Diablo 3 launcher to be upgraded to Battle.net desktop client
    66. Rymdkapsel arrives on Linux, Mac and PC this month
    67. EA has also paid for YouTube promotions
    68. Rain World, Catlateral Damage included in latest Steam Greenlight approvals
    69. The Banner Saga also hit by King trademark claims
    70. Candy Jam cocks a snook at King's trademark claim
    71. Wii U Deluxe refurbished units available through NoA online store
    72. Angry Birds downloaded 2 billion times, has as many MAUs as Twitter
    73. Yakuza Restoration video compares PS3 and PS4 versions
    1. Hearthstone copycat hit by Blizzard lawsuit - report
    2. US PS Store update, January 21 - OlliOlli, InFamous: Second Son pre-orders, Lucifer Ring
    3. Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft now in open beta in North America
    4. Killzone: Shadow Fall clan system expected in February, expansion announce coming soon
    5. Xbox One YouTube paid promotion "typical", Xbox team "does not review" content - Microsoft
    6. Hitman: Contracts now available for individual purchase on Steam
    7. StarCraft 2 patch 2.1 makes custom maps free to Starter Edition owners
    8. Valve believes "compelling" consumer-priced VR hardware is "feasible" by 2015
    9. Counter Strike: Global Offensive's Operation Bravo event extended into February
    10. SWTOR players treated with surprise Rakghoul Plague live event
    11. Bravely Default: Flying Fairy story trailer released
    12. Nintendo is working on a new console and handheld called Fusion DS and Fusion Terminal - massive rumor
    13. Fable Anniversary launch trailer released by Lionhead
    14. Call of Duty: Ghosts live-action video preps you for Onslaught
    15. Boulder Dash: 30th Anniversary in the works for Android, iOS, PC and other platforms
    16. Deep Down video provides a short look at the PlayStation 4 exclusive
    17. Anno Online update adds Monuments to the free-to-play, browser-based world-builder
    18. Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Edition releases on PC next month
    19. Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc releases next month on Vita
    20. GTA Online Xbox 360 livestream: nobody moves, nobody gets hurt
    21. Blackguards demo on Steam includes first full chapter, saves transfer over to full game
    22. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z's first developer diary delves into the game's Bloody Beginnings
    23. Arma 3: The East Wind - Episode 2: Adapt now available
    24. Alienware Steam Machines to release annually, "there will be no customization options"
    25. BBC still plans to bring its iPlayer to Wii U, Xbox One "in the future"
    26. Guild Wars 2: Origins of Madness launches today
    27. To the Death from ex-Infinity Ward developers lands on Kickstarter
    28. Early registration open for gamescom 2014 exhibitors
    29. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition producer discusses next-gen tech in latest video
    30. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 demo hits Xbox Live, later today on PSN in North America
    31. PS Now: retailer GAME views it as an "opportunity," interest in streaming teased
    32. OlliOlli: the Vita skating sim breathing life into an abandoned genre
    33. Happy Wars is now free-to-play without Xbox Live Gold, with some exceptions
    34. Xbox Live sale discounts Dark Souls, Call of Duty: Ghosts & more
    35. King responds to 'Candy' trademark concerns - statement
    36. Command & Conquer free shooter Renegade-X out next month, trailer inside
    37. Battlefield 4: Second Assault PC due February, says EA rep
    38. UPDATE: PS4 error 'ce-34878-0' sees saves corrupted as more gamers lodge complaints
    39. Borderlands 2 PS Vita release date revealed in error, 2K says
    40. Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes special edition's novel artwork snapped by Kojima
    41. Demon's Souls: exclusive PS4 spin-off teased by industry tipster - rumour
    42. Don't Starve PS4 has over 1 million players, PS Vita edition being investigated now
    43. UPDATE: Wii U price-cut knocks premium black console down to original Wii launch price
    44. La-Mulana 2 Kickstarter launched, prototype screens & details inside
    45. Fable Legends online features inspired by Dark Souls, Lionhead confirms
    46. Soul Calibur: Lost Swords gets Ivy screens & trailer, skeleton opponent revealed
    47. Halo 4 playlist update adds plasma paintball, other crazy game modes
    48. King trademarks "Candy", begins asking developers to remove games from iOS store
    49. Dead Rising 3: Operation Broken Eagle DLC trailer shows new hero, combat & more
    50. Dead Rising 3 13GB update explained by Microsoft, DLC contents confirmed
    51. Lionhead confirms it's working on non-Fable projects
    52. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition and the gateway to next-gen - interview
    53. Sportsfriends delayed for "some more weeks" to finish PlayStation versions
    54. Dead State demo expected soon, possibly before the end of January
    55. Final Fantasy 6 Android glitches to be rectified in imminent update
    56. League of Legends updates blocked by UK's anti-porn filter - report
    57. PlayStation 4's "better terms" make it "easier" for indies, says Gone Home dev
    1. Monster Monpiece headed to Europe and North America later this year
    2. The Seeds of Salvation trademarked by Square Enix in the US
    3. IGF Awards finalists added to Steam Greenlight
    4. PS Vita PLAY campaign offers four weeks of SEN credits and PS Plus discounts
    5. Xbox One promotion offers financial return for positive coverage only - report
    6. Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons free in this week's US PlayStation Plus update
    7. Moon and Dementium developer will reveal 3DS FPS this week
    8. Dead Rising 3 DLC will be single-player only
    9. Skyrim memory tweak allows for 300+ NPC battles, better mod support
    10. Xbox One console had over 75 initial designs, 200 controller concepts: designer recalls process
    11. YouTube personalities to stream War of the Vikings and Magicka: Wizard Wars this week
    12. Gadget Show Live dated, tickets now on sale
    13. Xbox One gets price cut at Zavvi
    14. No Mario on smartphones, says Iwata
    15. Call of Duty Ghosts Xbox One livesteam: VG247 gets Cranked
    16. inFamous: Second Son gets LittleBigPlanet tease from Sony
    17. Project Zomboid multiplayer coming soon, dev reveals
    18. Titanfall beta is a possibility, says Respawn
    19. Razer signs as Insomnia eSports sponsor in 2014, large League of Legends prize pool promised
    20. Resogun developer working on DLC & an unannounced PS4 project
    21. Rune Factory 4 European release cancelled, publisher confirms
    22. Ultra Street Fighter 4 community man teases 5th character reveal
    23. Deadbreed: the MOBA fuelled by pen-and-paper RPGs and a midlife crisis
    24. Rain World console editions a possibility, dev discusses Slugcat character
    25. Tomb Raider: Definitive runs at 30FPS on PS4 & Xbox One, producer confirms
    26. Super Smash Bros. Wii U & 3DS gets new screen, single-player suspected
    27. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 strategy guide available for pre-order now
    28. Namco Bandai most powerful games company in Japan, as Nintendo tumbles down yearly list
    29. Evolve's medic class hunter detailed: weapons, skills & more revealed
    30. Titanfall gameplay details leak out of alpha test, load-outs, mechs & more
    31. Dead Rising 3 gets 13GB update, links to Operation Broken Eagle DLC suspected
    32. Nintendo downloads Europe: Ninja Gaiden 3 & Unepic lead the week
    33. Booth babes don’t work & can’t convert interest to sales, according to test case
    34. PS3 and Xbox 360 price-cuts as early as February due to publisher demands, says Pachter
    35. Rambo: The Video Game footage shows stealth gameplay, watch it here
    36. UK game charts: FIFA 14 holds at first, positions largely unchanged
    37. League of Legends: $624 million revenue generated in 2013
    38. YouTube Content ID: Angry Joe posts video update, confirms that claims are being resolved
    39. Metal Gear Solid 5: 'Quiet' PlayArts figure snapped by Kojima
    40. Rust has already made 40% of GMod's full 9-year takings, says Newman
    41. Nintendo shares plummet 18% following loss warning
    42. Dark Souls 2 achievement list appears online, see it here
    43. The making of Assassin’s Creed 4: origins, reparations & uncharted waters
    44. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Shenmue character now available on PC
    45. GTA 5 PC: more evidence of anticipated port found in bug log
    46. Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet removed from PSN, Xbox Live
    47. Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls pre-download now available
    48. Earthbound translator's book blocked by Nintendo
    49. Shroud of the Avatar reaches $3 million in crowdfunding
    50. GAME UK to return to stock market this year - rumour
    1. Harmonix Xbox One project cancelled
    2. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt signed to Namco Bandai in Australia
    3. Sony patents modular AR controller
    4. Alien: Isolation screens show synthetic blood, xenomorph close-ups, and interior detailing
    5. Titanfall Xbox One alpha footage makes it online, but maybe not for long
    1. Star Wars 1313 trademark abandoned by Disney
    2. Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures removed from digital outlets
    3. EA Sports UFC - watch our video featuring the roster so far
    4. Thief system requirements released by Eidos Montreal
    5. Humans Must Answer now available through GoG, Humble Bundle, 30% off on Steam
    6. EverQuest Next Landmark Twitch stream details claims, producer video hints at alpha
    7. DayZ Experimental patch kills infinite backpacks, adds a shotgun and hacksaw
    8. Disney Infinity has sold 3 million starter packs worldwide since August
    9. Titanfall's closed alpha test has started for select Xbox One users
    10. Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare video shows the Suburban Flats map
    11. Fable Trilogy to release in February, includes Fable Anniversary
    12. Destiny screenshots take you to Mars and Venus
    1. Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag multiplayer participants to receive double XP on PS3, PS4 this weekend
    2. Divinity: Original Sin is now available through Steam Early Access
    3. NPD December: 3DS bestselling hardware of 2013, GTA 5 top game
    4. Sony readying updated hardware to better support PlayStation Now - report
    5. Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth character videos star Akihiko and Chie
    6. Tomb Raider was profitable and "in the black" by the end of 2013
    7. Warlords of Draenor pre-purchase nets automatic level 90 boost
    8. Analyst: Nintendo should go third party, Iwata says it's not as simple as "moving Mario to smartphones"
    9. PS4 and Xbox One will both "sell a ton" because "consumers have choice," says Microsoft
    10. Deception 4: Blood Ties heading to Europe and North America in March
    11. Battlefield 4 Xbox One livestream: join the VG247 Friday firefight
    12. Forza Horizon 2 rumors surface again over Ultima Sports Facebook post
    13. 2K and Bethesda bundles releasing in North America next month
    14. VG247 Scotland issue #1: Where's the best place to sell games?
    15. Bound by Flame screenshots and concept art show a dangerous world
    16. Square Enix closes its Core Online streaming service
    17. Bethesda hiring next-gen talent to push "bleeding-edge of RPG development"
    18. It's time for Iwata to step down from Nintendo - opinion
    19. Etherium: sci-fi RTS gets its first trailer & details
    20. Let's Play - Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs part 3
    21. Project Spark beta tester makes Fable's Oakvale in-game
    22. Twitch: 2014's main goal is to focus on the console space, new features discussed
    23. Titanfall dev discusses dedicated dual-core server, cloud functions work 'like loading a webpage'
    24. Puyo Puyo Tetris gets new four-player footage
    25. Ninja Gaiden 3 coming to 3DS eShop next week
    26. NBA 2K14 patch 4 incoming, 2K Sports confirms
    27. Nintendo financials: Iwata will not resign, president denies management reform
    28. Don't Starve: indie sandbox offers more than a Minecraft substitute
    29. Don't Starve: Reign of Giants DLC gets teaser trailer, watch here
    30. Microsoft will "act expeditiously" to complaints of cloned games on Windows store
    31. Driveclub release date coming "shortly," Sony states
    32. Battlefield 4: PC server update reportedly breaks spawn mechanic, fix rumoured for today
    33. Evolve: Trapper & Support classes detailed, new images inside
    34. League of Legends: Little Wraith team members handed ban after server crackdown
    35. Sly Cooper spin-off Bentley's Hackpack releases on iOS & Android
    36. Nintendo: “Sales will fail to meet forecast by a large margin”, $336m loss expected
    37. TF2, Dota 2 creators have earned an average of $15,000 each
    38. Gran Turismo documentary to air on Hulu next week
    39. EA Sports UFC adds Forrest Griffin, Chan Sung Jung and Costas Philippou to roster
    40. Halo's Cortana to voice Microsoft's Bing search by April - rumour
    41. US digital games market grew 11% in 2013 - report
    42. The Wonderful 101 sequel could incorporate Miis
    43. Call of Cthulhu inbound from Sherlock Holmes developer Frogwares
    44. Valve VR prototype won't be coming to market, company to collaborate with Oculus Rift
    45. Loadout boasts 44 billion possible guns, releases this month
    46. Killer Instinct's Spinal gets first images
    47. PS3 getting HBO GO app, PS4 version to follow
    48. Animin AR pets to debut at London Toy Fair
    49. Dark Souls 2 screens introduce new characters, items and locations
    1. Sid Meier's Covert Action now available on GOG
    2. Invisible, Inc alpha trailer shows off latest build of game formerly called Incognita
    3. BioShock movie concept art shows a new take on Rapture
    4. Square Enix aiming for "openness and transparency"
    5. Dragon Age: Inquisition concept art shows people, landscapes, structures
    6. GoG's November Charity Promotion raised $1.9 million
    7. The Last of Us leads 2014 D.I.C.E. Award nominees with 13 nods
    8. Steam Machines to be "as open as possible," EA's Origin on it would be "fine," says Newell
    9. Company of Heroes 2, Saints Row 4 are on sale and free this weekend on Steam
    10. Humble Weekly sale features DayZ mod, other titles from Bohemia Interactive
    11. Call of Duty: Ghosts Xbox 360 title update addresses Broadcaster mode stability issues, more
    12. J-Stars Victory VS includes playable Younger Toguro and Aizen Sousuke
    13. Tetris is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One courtesy of Ubisoft
    14. War Thunder closed beta adds new set of tanks
    15. DualShock 4 light bar will not be disabled in future update, says Yoshida
    16. Dragon's Prophet receives large mounted combat update, new level cap and dungeon
    17. Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced Edition now available for iPad
    18. Stronghold Crusader 2 is a Steam exclusive, boxed copies will require the service as well
    19. Nitrous engine demonstration shows battle featuring over 10,000 spaceships
    20. Sony takes you behind-the-scenes of its OXO Tower take-over for PS4's launch
    21. Watch our Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light livestream today at 5pm GMT
    22. Surgeon Simulator update will make anti-dentites cringe on iPad
    23. Total War: Rome 2 - beta version of Assembly Kit now available through Steam
    24. Twitch had over 45 million unique viewers in 2013, compared to 3.2 million in June 2011
    25. Nintendo North America eShop update, January 16: Unepic, Castlevania 2: Simon's Quest, more
    26. Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare sees slight delay on Xbox One and Xbox 360
    27. Gabe Newell to participate in Reddit AMA providing donations to Seattle Children's Heart Center hit $500,000
    28. Octodad: Dadliest Catch releasing on Linux, Mac and PC later this month
    29. Hitman team taking an "open, non-linear level design" approach to next iteration
    30. Watch Dogs: pre-delay budget was $68 million, producer claims
    31. Project Phoenix adds PayPal funding tiers & rewards
    32. Battlefield 4 stability update hits Xbox 360, patch notes inside
    33. GTA Online cheaters will be subject to in-game penalties & bans, Rockstar warns
    34. Assassin's Creed Liberation HD review round-up, all the scores inside
    35. Titanfall: Xbox One limited edition controller priced in the UK
    36. Dark Souls 2 next-gen ports have been given no thought, says dev
    37. Broken Age review round-up, get all the scores here
    38. Senran Kagura Burst dated for European 3DS eShop & retailers
    39. Steam Greenlight "going away" is probably a good thing, but why? - opinion
    40. Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light now free on Xbox Live Gold
    41. Ghost Recon Online: Ubisoft explains Steam Early Access release
    42. Gone Home DLC 'Gun Home' isn't real, but you'll wish it was - video
    43. Titanfall: Xbox One alpha registration entries live, current invites are for "limited technical test"
    44. Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes Xbox 360 achievement list appears
    45. Pillars of Eternity: Obsidian shares new area screen and character sheet update
    46. Xbox multimedia exec leaves Microsoft over company's new direction
    47. Broken Age: a new era of adventure dawns, but looks familiar
    48. Steam in-home streaming beta goes live
    49. Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes - Kojima posts Xbox One second-screen photo
    50. DriveClub has been delayed in Japan, will miss PS4 launch
    51. Plastic Surgery kid's games pulled from App Store, Google Play
    52. Adam's Venture Chronicles headed to PS3
    53. Final Fantasy 6 now available on Google Play
    54. Ouya co-founder Muffi Ghadiali exits micro-console start-up
    55. Steam to add 12 new currencies including AUD, NZD
    56. Kodoku's first teaser makes no sense, is therefore delightful
    1. "Sales screw your fans," says Castle Doctrine dev
    2. RaiderZ now available on Steam
    3. Steam Controller gets face buttons in place of touchscreen, uses AA batteries
    4. 38 Studios out-of-court settlements "clearly worthwhile", says RI Commerce Corp lawyer
    5. World of Warcraft migrations available free due to long queue times
    6. Origin users spent 61 billion minutes playing games in 2014
    7. Game development budgets list shows some whopping expensive titles
    8. Star Trek Online Season 8.5's release to coincide with 4th anniversary festivities later this month
    9. Bodycheck hits Vita this year, is "a sports game for people who don’t necessarily like sports"
    10. Guild Wars 2 sales tail better than forecast, population "very healthy"
    11. Call of Duty: Ghosts Winter Invitational kicks off January 20
    12. Harvest Moon: Connect To A New Land screenshots are full of adorable critters
    13. League of Legends - new players to receive a "static roster of free champions" for first few levels
    14. Atelier Escha & Logy - Alchemists of the Dusk Sky screenshots are lovely
    15. Apple agrees to $32.5 million settlement with FTC over unauthorized in-app purchases
    16. Alienware plans on releasing its Steam Machine in September
    17. Valve to eventually offer TV, music, and movies through Steam Machines, SteamOS
    18. Steam has 75 million active users, Valve’s “goal is to make Greenlight go away”
    19. No Man’s Sky "won't" be delayed despite Hello Games studio flood
    20. Killzone Shadow Fall free multiplayer maps Cruiser and Hangar coming soon
    21. Assassin's Creed Liberation HD launch trailer released
    22. Lords of the Fallen dev reflects on Dark Souls comparison, is not a franchise
    23. Let's Play - Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs part 2
    24. Silence: The Whispered World 2 screenshots showcase Sadwick and Renie
    25. Assassin's Creed Liberation HD livestream from 5pm GMT
    26. Grand Theft Auto Online servers being brought down for maintenance tonight
    27. Unity 4.3 support now available for PlayStation Vita
    28. Vapor Trail Bundle from Indie Royale features PixelJunk Shooter, Gun Monkeys, more
    29. EU PS Store update, January 15: Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD, more
    30. Xbox One Titanfall limited edition wireless controller will run you $64.99
    31. Kirby: Triple Deluxe debut moved over 214,000 units on Media Create charts
    32. Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD now available through Xbox Live, lands on Steam later today
    33. Conception 2: Children of the Seven Stars heroines detailed
    34. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 preview screens drop, see them here
    35. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 shows that time isn't the best healer
    36. US PS Store update, January 14: Assassin's Creed Liberation HD, Guacamelee! Bundle Fantastico, more
    37. Competition Time - Win a Turtle Beach Earforce PX4 Wireless 5.1 Headset! (UK only)
    38. Tearaway soundtrack out now on PS Store
    39. Unofficial version of Minecraft: Pocket Edition could hack your phone - report
    40. League of Legends patch 4.1 is about “refinement and retuning," contents discussed
    41. Tomb Raider Definitive is studio "putting our hands around the entire franchise"
    42. Battlefield 4: Xbox One stability patch out now, patch notes inside
    43. Next Car Game hits Steam Early Access, pricing and contents inside
    44. Evolve: assault class hunter Markov detailed, players are 'planet tamers'
    45. Braid clones named and shamed by Jonathan Blow
    46. PS4 vs Xbox One: console specs are "fairly marginal," says Microsoft
    47. Quantum Break is "the ultimate Remedy game" says dev, as new plot details revealed
    48. UPDATE: Lionhead job posting mentions Fable Legends and unannounced project
    49. Starbound beta patch will wipe progress "hopefully" for the last time, dev promises
    50. GAME UK sales jumped 90% in December
    51. Diablo 3 Xbox One spotted on retail sites, Blizzard responds
    52. Offensive Combat studio U4iA Games to close - statement
    53. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 trailer shows Caius boss battle
    54. Strider: the reboot-proof hero gets his second coming - interview
    55. The Last of Us: Left Behind DLC due February 14, Naughty Dog confirms
    56. Tomb Raider: Definitive footage shows PS4 vs PS3 comparison
    57. Rovio: less than half of company's staff are working on games, says exec
    58. Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes PS4 remote play snapped by Kojima
    59. Battlefield 4: Hainan Resort easter egg discovered, watch it here
    60. Killzone: Shadow Fall update 1.08 out now
    61. BioWare Austin working on "several unannounced projects," according to job ad
    62. Brutal Bundle rounds up ten indie games for $5
    63. Doctor Who MMO is shutting down
    64. New Dark Souls II trailer? Curses!
    65. Broken Age's male protagonist gets launch trailer
    66. Starbound gets new game modes and weapons
    67. Steam adds VR support to its interface
    68. ArcheAge is mostly translated, says Trion
    69. Has the UK games industry shrunk?
    70. Destiny – new screenshots emerge
    71. Majesco revenue down; no next-gen Zumba games for a while
    1. Humble Indie Bundle X adds three more games
    2. Pokemon HeartGold & SoulSilver soundtrack now on iTunes
    3. Games industry expected to be worth $100 billion by 2017
    4. Yakuza Restoration PS4, DualShock 4 features detailed in Dengeki PlayStation magazine
    5. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Online launching for Steam Early Access
    6. Call of Duty:Ghosts – Onslaught screenshots show Extinction: Episode One – Nightfall, maps
    7. Broken Age: Double Fine imposes post-launch review embargo on Kickstarter backers [Update]
    8. The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 – Smoke & Mirrors releases first week of February
    9. Nintendo apologizes for delay of TVii in Europe, says to look for it "in the near future"
    10. SimCity offline mode has been in the works for six-and-a-half months, says lead engineer
    11. Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians from Yasumi Matsuno lands on Kickstarter
    12. Soul Fjord from Airtight Games to launch exclusively on OUYA this month
    13. Former WoW lead systems designer Greg Street joins Riot Games
    14. Guacamelee! Bundle Fantástico arrives on PSN next week in Europe
    15. GameStop global holiday sales hit $3.15 billion, hardware sales up 99.8% thanks to next-gen
    16. Broken Age skipping Early Access, adds season pass, Act 1 releases January 28, new video
    17. OlliOlli screenshots show various skating moves
    18. Saints Row 4 Stone Age Pack DLC now available
    19. The Banner Saga releases today, watch the launch trailer here
    20. Peter Molyneux, Richard Bartle, others announced for Casual Connect Europe 2014
    21. Don't Starve livestream: watch VG247 embrace the inevitability of death
    22. Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD releases today on PS3, tomorrow on PC, Xbox 360
    23. Kane Kosugi not starring in Tekken: A Man Called X, management firm apologizes for the error
    24. Guild Wars 2: Origins of Madness detailed by ArenaNet, screenshots released
    25. Rabbids Invasion debuts in the UK next month on Nicktoons
    26. Evolve pre-orders open today, bonus DLC detailed
    27. In defence of Knack, the review-proof game
    28. Swordsmiths forge Sephiroth's Masamune katana from Final Fantasy 7, see it in action here
    29. Battlefield 4: PS4 patch addresses stability and bug fixes, notes inside
    30. GameFace VR headset offers Android alternative to Oculus Rift
    31. Splinter Cell series still "evolving" on its own terms, says Ubisoft
    32. Halo movie: Ridley Scott rumours killed by Microsoft
    33. Call of Duty next-gen rumours begin as Sledgehammer Games posts new job ads
    34. Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes PS4 launch photos teased by Kojima
    35. Sony Japan & Asia to get "aggressive" in 2014, "various games incoming"
    36. Black Tusk Xbox One project hiring lead writer, project promises to be cinematic
    37. Wasteland 2 beta to get tactical combat improvements
    38. Valve releases SteamVR beta for Oculus Rift
    39. Play as a nomadic slugcat in new indie platform adventure Rain World
    40. PS4: how indie plugged the early days gap with resounding success
    41. Gran Turismo 6 sold around 300,000 units during December in US - analyst
    42. 1m DayZ alpha builds sold is proof indie is "big and serious business"
    43. Lord of the Rings Online license extended to 2017
    44. Inside the development crunch pandemic - part two
    45. The Interactive Canvas, a book on the artistic merit of games
    46. Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager adds new features
    47. Catlateral Damage lets you trash a room as only a cat can
    48. Everquest creator's new fantasy MMO is now on Kickstarter
    49. EA VP Jeff Brown leaves company
    50. TRIHAYWBFRFYH gives you 20 minutes to explore before the world ends
    51. Magic: The Gathering movie rights bought by Fox
    52. Hearthstone closed beta receives last balance update
    53. DayZ alpha has sold a million copies in four weeks
    1. Road Redemption gets new footage
    2. Binding of Isaac creator explains art style change for Rebirth
    3. Indie gem Nidhogg now available on Steam
    4. The Last of Us DLC, Left Behind, gets new story trailer
    5. Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught lets you play as Halloween’s Michael Myers
    6. More PSOne Classics to be released starting tomorrow, original Double Dragon included
    7. Obsidian hiring for next-gen game
    8. UK: Xbox 360 and Nintendo 3DS top hardware sales in 2013
    9. Xbox One: new TV spots are all about immersing play, watch them here
    10. Dead Rising Collection spotted on Amazon, Capcom says it isn't confirmed
    11. Let's Play - Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs part one
    12. HMV: Oxford Street store to close, Hilco confirms
    13. PSN: 14 for '14 sale starts this week, savings list inside
    14. Strider: Double Helix reboot and Grin's canned game are not linked, Capcom shares details
    15. The Last of Us livestream: witness VG247 get torn apart in multiplayer
    16. Super Noah's Ark 3D SNES re-issue will cost you $65 per copy
    17. Gran Turismo 6 to receive Toyota FT-1 Concept Coupe in tomorrow's update
    18. SimCity to finally get offline mode in free update
    19. UK games retail made £600m in December - report
    20. Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call gameplay videos emerge online
    21. Lords of the Fallen: new screens show combat
    22. Rhythm Thief back on iOS App Store following pull
    23. Assassin's Creed Liberation HD: Xbox 360 achievements list revealed
    24. PS Vita: “People look at it as the iPod of handheld gaming,” says Sony boss
    25. DIRT 4 to be more rally-orientated, Codemasters confirms
    26. Xbox One shouldn't be last Microsoft console, says Spencer
    27. Pratchett: "2013 was a pretty good year for female characters," new interview suggests diversity is improving
    28. Battlefield 4: PC stability patch out today, memory leak addressed
    29. Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate getting February update, new fighter Marie Rose due spring
    30. GTA Online update adds anti-cheat measures
    31. Metroid Prime studio could work on Miyamoto-led project, says Nintendo
    32. Titanfall has been tough to market due to lack of single-player, says Respawn
    33. Tekken movie prequel confirmed, first details revealed
    34. Halo movie in the works courtesy of Ridley Scott, source claims
    35. PS Plus February: free Outlast PS4 and BioShock Infinite confirmed
    36. Lord of the Rings Online to receive no new dungeons, server merges off the table
    37. Aliens: Colonial Marines surges in slumping UK charts
    38. China lays down rules for console ban lift, blocks anything "hostile to China"
    39. Codemasters releases Drive: USA on iOS, is free endless racer
    40. Nintendo eShop Europe: Dr. Luigi, Mario Party & Castlevania 2 lead the week
    41. Halo 5: 343 Industries hires former Halo pro player
    42. Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC map looks like Scrapyard remake
    43. Are big publishers interested in virtual reality? "Probably," says Oculus CEO
    44. Burrito Galaxy 64 hits Steam Greenlight, is a Doom-like romp based on spicy treats
    45. Call of Duty Ghosts: Onslaught DLC dated, Infinity Ward posts teaser
    46. Sony trailer offers fleeting look at Driveclub, features Spike Lee
    47. Inside the development crunch pandemic – part one
    48. Wii U complaints based on pre-retail SDK, console not more difficult than rivals, devs say
    1. Nintendo executives unfamiliar with PSN, Xbox Live, says anon dev
    2. Xi3 Piston isn't a Steam Machine so it can play non-Steam games
    1. Oculus Rift 'Crystal Cove' prototype designed as "a seated experience," says founder
    2. Amazon lists its top games of 2013, puts most on sale
    3. Windows 9 “Threshold” to be announced during BUILD 2014 in April – rumor
    4. DDO Player Council announced by Turbine
    5. SimCity now supports mods providing all guidelines established by Maxis are met
    6. Call of Duty: Ghosts - Onslaught contents, release date purportedly revealed via GameStop display
    7. Game of Thrones: Ascent coming to Android and iOS with cross-platform play
    8. Kirby: Triple Deluxe video shows almost 30 minutes worth of gameplay
    9. AbleGamers Foundation raised $100,000 in 2013
    10. Silicon Knights loses appeal against Epic Games, $9.2 million judgment upheld
    11. Inazuma Eleven pulled from Nintendo's North American release schedule
    12. Godus is 50% off on Steam, Torchlight 2 is 75% off and free to try this weekend
    1. Comic Studio 3DS app which allows you to create manga or comics heading west
    2. EverQuest Next Landmark's latest developer video focuses on advanced building tools
    3. StarCraft 2 patch 2.1 increases level cap, six Carbot-themed portraits and decals
    4. Beyond: Two Souls sold over 1 million copies in 2013, moved 70,088 in France alone
    5. State of Decay developer Undead Labs extends agreement with Microsoft Studios
    6. Broken Age: Part One will be released to Kickstarter backers next week
    7. VG247 Community Games of the Year Part Three: and the winner is…
    8. Quake Live standalone client released, remains free-to-play
    9. Disney Infinity has five new Toy Boxes available created by the community
    10. Blackguards now available to Mac users through Steam Early Access
    11. GDC 2014 adds sessions from Adam Orth, Naughty Dog, EEDAR, Squad, more
    12. Total War: Rome 2 patch 8.1 now available, adds a more "aggressive and tactically-focused AI"
    13. Until Dark Alpha screenshots show lovely landscapes
    14. MXGP: The Official Motocross Videogame will be released in March
    15. Fable Anniversary pre-order bonuses detailed
    16. Project Cars in-game screenshots show off latest PC development build
    17. Gaytality: Ultimate Gay Fighter kicks seven shades out of the rainbow
    18. Rambo The Video Game has a new trailer available
    19. Rayman Legends PS4 and Xbox One release date brought forward
    20. 3DS software sales up 45% in 2013, lifetime hardware sales pass 11.5 million in US
    21. Yoshi’s New Island and Disney Magical World dated for North America
    22. Nvidia responds to AMD's answer to G-Sync tech
    23. Jazzpunk: IGF finalist will launch on February 7, trailer inside
    24. Deep Down's Panta Rhei engine to unlock "full potential" of PS4 & next-gen hardware
    25. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance PC issues should be fixed now, says Koji Pro
    26. PS4 was the UK's fastest-selling console in 2013, 3DS top overall
    27. Chibi-Robo! Photo-Finder has digital arse censored out of American build
    28. Falcom may announce mystery PS4 project during January 25 live event
    29. Alien: Isolation co-op was considered, but won't feature in final build
    30. CES 2014 round-up: Steam Machines, PS Now, Nvidia & Razer owned the show
    31. Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth gets two new trailers starring Mitsuru and Yosuke
    32. Project Spark Xbox One beta tipped for February, but could slip again cautions dev
    33. 2K Czech's Prague studio to close, no word on Mafia 3 development
    34. Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare gets 24-player gameplay footage with commentary, watch here
    35. Bayonetta 2 Wii U gameplay footage shows insane city battle
    36. Deep Down: new PS4 screen shows giant spider monster, armour set
    37. Marvel's Agents of Shield accused of copying Mass Effect 3 environment art
    38. Yakuza Ishin's play spots replace arcades, activities detailed inside
    39. Tengami: how paper and play gave life to the Wii U's indie darling - interview
    40. Sir, You Are Being Hunted dev releases free procedurally generated racer
    41. Smash Bros. Wii U, 3DS add King Dedede to fight roster - images inside
    42. Midwinter remake coming in 2015 from Chilli Hugger Software
    43. Halo Xbox One concept art surfaces in wake of art director switcheroo
    44. Hitman movie to star Homeland's Rupert Friend
    45. Planetside 2 content preview teases Hossin continent, Nexus Battle Island and more
    46. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance PC offline play issues blamed on Steam API - report
    47. The Last of Us, Assassin's Creed 4 among Writers Guild of America Awards nominees
    48. Halo, Destiny lead writer rejoins Microsoft after jumping ship from Bungie
    1. Bloodnet now available on GOG
    2. OlliOlli arrives on Vita later this month
    3. RoboCop: The Official Game out now on iOS, is free-to-play
    4. Dragon Age: Inquisition concept art shows diverse landscapes
    5. SteamOS update adds AMD graphics support
    6. Titanfall: freedom of movement makes higher player counts "uncomfortable"
    7. Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians cross-play makes console release chances iffy
    8. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 lets you turn into a dragon
    9. Volume concept art shows Thomas Was Alone dev's new aesthetic
    10. Roundabout casting call wants to record fans in "glorious 1080p"
    11. Hearthstone Test Season 2 has started, more beta invites coming
    12. Rhode Island General Assembly proposes bill to encourage settlement in 38 Studios lawsuit
    13. Banished to fulfill your medieval city building needs next month
    14. Humble Weekly Sale featuring Frozenbyte titles is live
    15. Energy Hook: successfully funded Kickstarter project coming to PS4 and Vita in 2014
    16. World of Tanks European Season 3 Finals take place January 24-25 with €100,000 prize pool
    17. NASCAR ’14 cover features Tony Stewart, releases on February 18
    18. Metal Gear Rising: Revengence now available for PC through Steam
    19. Kickstarter: $202 million pledged to over 8,000 gaming projects in 2013
    20. Shaq-Fu sequel "coming soon, graphics look crazy," says Shaquille O’Neal
    21. MercurySteam's next title releasing on Xbox One, PS4 and PC, but not Wii U
    22. Gone Home, The Last of Us and Tearaway lead nominations for 2014 Games Developer Choice Awards
    23. EU and NA PlayStation Charts: Minecraft tops PS3, sports and shooters take PS4 honors
    24. IA Labs loses patent portfolio to Nintendo after failing to pay lawsuit costs and fees
    25. Far Cry The Wild Expedition dated, includes Far Cry 1-3 and Blood Dragon
    26. Rhythm Thief & The Paris Caper is now available on the App Store
    27. DICE Summit 2014 speakers include Keiji Inafune, Vlambeer, CCP, Oculus VR
    28. LittleBigPlanet DC Comics DLC video shows off Premium Level Pack
    29. Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls preload targeted for later this month
    30. Nintendo NA eShop update, January 9: Code of Princess, Etrian Odyssey 4, others on sale
    31. Second annual Call of Duty Championship to take place in March, finals will be played on Xbox One
    32. The Choices 2013 Bundle from Indie Royale is now available
    33. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 gets new modern day screens & artwork
    34. Assassin’s Creed Pirates will receive its first update today
    35. VG247 Community Games of the Year Part Two: pirates, tombs and cats
    36. Titanfall's 6v6 player cap is nothing to worry about - opinion
    37. Continue?9876543210 stars a dead videogame character, out now on Steam & iOS
    38. Luigi's Mansion 2 developer signs exclusively with Nintendo
    39. Mega Man: The Board Game gets 20 minute play-through video
    40. Evolve info blowout: alien evolution, class abilities and more revealed
    41. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 takes a second bite of Konami’s franchise
    42. Inazuma Eleven 3: Team Ogre Attacks gets new 3DS trailer, watch it here
    43. Xbox One owner changes gamertag to 'Xbox Sign Out,' trolls CoD: Ghosts players hard
    44. Don't Starve PS4 out now on PS Plus, launch screens inside
    45. The Raven: Legacy of a Master Thief out now on PSN
    46. Pillow Castle unveils first-person puzzler prototype, watch it in action here
    47. Assassin's Creed Liberation HD gets PS Vita comparison shots
    48. Chillingo founders "hard to replace", Gibeau could be next exec to leave EA
    49. Xbox 360 Pizza Hut app made $1 million in just four months
    50. PS Vita crystal white consoles on sale at Amazon for $200
    51. Robotoki offices almost burgled: Rob Bowling confronted robbers, footage inside
    52. WWE Network coming to consoles and mobile next month, offering PPVs, more
    53. Xbox One: major update to address Xbox Live service, interface & more
    54. Valve's VR SDK is "days away" from release, says Coomer
    55. Battlefield 4 updates teased: gun balancing, grenade spam & spectator mode mentioned
    56. Call of Duty: Ghosts spawns being improved soon, eSports rule patches incoming
    57. GameStop hopes to sell PlayStation Now subscriptions
    58. The Banner Saga weaves a tapestry of loss, morality and hope - impressions
    59. Skyrim PS4, Xbox One listed on website in error, Bethesda explains
    60. Planetside 2 to update weekly on Wednesdays
    61. Xbox One direct Twitch streaming still a few months away
    62. Steam Machines: streaming boxes would be "awesome", but partners want native support
    63. Hitman: Absolution gets three new platform-specific contracts
    64. Halo 4 art director steps down, will continue working with 343 Industries
    1. Guild01's missing game rated by Australian Classification Board
    2. Steam Controller not suitable for pro Dota 2 players, Valve staffer says
    3. Star Wars 1313 creative director back with Sony
    4. Starcraft 2 returns to Major League Gaming in Americas-only GamerOn league
    5. GOG retrospective video celebrates DRM-free digital distributors's accomplishments
    6. Pathfinder Online CEO defends Elder Scrolls Online sub-model, estimates $100M generated monthly from MMO subs
    7. Steam Family Options now available to all users in the main client
    8. Sony's ultimate goal with PlayStation 4 is to make it economically viable, says Koller
    9. Ian Livingstone opening school to "train kids today for jobs that don't yet exist"
    10. Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 confirmed for release on PlayStation 4
    11. Sony recommends a 5MBPS+ connection to use PlayStation Now, information sign-ups live
    12. First part of Dark Souls 2: Into the Light digital comic now available
    13. The Witcher Adventure Game coming to tabletops, iOS and Android
    14. Pokémon Winter Regional Championships to debut Pokémon X & Y competition
    15. Basement Crawl screenshots show off maze-based arenas
    16. Slender: The Arrival releasing on PS3 and Xbox 360 during Q1 2014
    17. Valve has no plans to bring its own Steam Machine to market, at least not yet
    18. From subtle to shocking, Origin & Alienware are creating two very different Steam Machines
    19. EU PS Store update, January 8: King Oddball Ends the World, Don't Starve, AC4: Illustrious Pirates Pack
    20. Infinite Crisis champion spotlight video showcases Atomic Poison Ivy
    21. VG247 Community Games of the Year Part One: from shooters to RPGs
    22. Toki Tori developer Two Tribes' new focus going forward will be on designing games
    23. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds rings in the New Year on Media Create charts
    24. Mirror's Edge reboot won't be written by Rhianna Pratchett, writer unhappy with original script
    25. Xbox One: selling single player offline games is challenge, but mid-tier is key, says Spencer
    26. PS Mobile users get free Bike Rider DX and Rock Boshers DX today
    27. Driveclub gets ESRB rating, suggesting that the wheels are moving
    28. Nintendo explains why Super Mario 3D World didn't have online multiplayer
    29. Wargame: Red Dragon gets dramatic teaser trailer, watch here
    30. H-Hour: World's Elite gets first pre-alpha gameplay footage, watch it here
    31. Steam Machines: overhyped, overpriced, over-complicated - Opinion
    32. Alien: Isolation Wii U version isn't on the cards, says Sega
    33. Turtle Beach signs with Sony to create official PS4 headsets
    34. PlayStation Now must fight hard to sway cloud naysayers – opinion
    35. PS4 live TV cloud service in the works, supports DVR & on-demand viewing
    36. PSN sale adds new titles, including Far Cry 3, DuckTales, more
    37. Get Even: The Farm 51 officially announces its next-gen shooter, trailer inside
    38. PlayStation Now "not necessarily the future of PlayStation," is philosophical change, says Koller
    39. Jonathan Blow in the market for someone working on PS4 & Xbox One
    40. Chillingo co-founder departures have "no direct impact on the business," says COO
    41. China console ban lift boosts Nintendo's share price
    42. Square's 'Destiny-VIII' teaser revealed as mobile title Glorious Blades
    43. PlayStation Now will benefit content creators, says Kaz Hirai
    44. KickBeat heading to Steam on January 20, new songs & content revealed
    45. PS Vita Welcome Box bundle hits Japan, offers console, demos & games
    46. Assassin's Creed 4: Illustrious Pirates DLC out now, adds new single-player mission & more
    47. DayZ standalone beta no sooner than "end of 2014," says dev
    48. Sony CEO: restructuring is "an ongoing process"
    49. Titanfall's maximum player count is six on six
    50. Killing Floor 2, Arkham Origins Blackgate listed in Steam leak - rumour
    51. Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn free-to-play for veterans this weekend
    52. Microsoft's new CEO won't be Alan Mulally
    53. Depression Quest, Shadowgate, The 7th Guest 3 among latest Steam Greenlight approvals
    54. Evolve will have single-player, environments play an important role
    55. Amnesia Collection 60% off on Steam
    56. Razer's Project Christine makes PC modularity easy
    1. Walking Dead, Wolf Among Us developer keen on James Bond game
    2. Oculus Rift developing games internally, Carmack on board
    3. Thief development troubles not "all that different" to other projects - Bucci
    4. The Stanley Parable, Device 6, Papers Please among IGF finalist favourites
    5. US PS Store update, January 7 - Don't Starve PS4, Tiny Brains, Assassin's Creed DLC
    6. VVVVVV mobile, Ouya and Vita ports expected in 2014
    7. Evolve boxart shows monster's footprint
    8. PlayStation Now announce punctuated by GameStop stock dip
    9. Humble Bundle X includes Joe Danger 2, To The Moon, Papo & Yo
    10. Steam Machines promo runs through gameplay, OS, library and more
    11. Twisted Metal invades Payday 2 with Sweet Tooth mask
    12. PlayStation Now: PS4 & Gaikai streaming service renamed, detailed
    13. PlayStation 4 sells through 4.2 million units, says Sony
    14. PS4 accounted for 20% of Twitch activity over holidays
    15. South Park: The Stick of Truth release slips by a few days
    16. Far Cry: Wild Expeditions is full series compilation, out February
    17. Evolve is Game Informer's February cover, is next-gen shooter from Turtle Rock
    18. GTA: San Andreas mobile out now on Android, iOS & Kindle, trailer inside
    19. Alien: Isolation trailers reveal CA's horror project
    20. Alien: Isolation gameplay and screens reveal Amanda Ripley & her xenomorph nemesis
    21. Alien: Isolation's survival horror format brings the fear factor - interview & impressions
    22. The Banner Saga: Journey composer opens soundtrack pre-orders
    23. First impressions: the Steam Machine and its confounding controller
    24. Need for Speed movie gets behind-the-scene cars shots & stunt details
    25. Nosgoth inviting more players into testing phase as trial moves into closed beta
    26. Saints Row 4 anime costume pack hits Steam, is nuts
    27. Level-5 boss teases something new for 2014
    28. Apple's App Store topped $10bn in sales during 2013
    29. Halo TV series: "I definitely don't think of it as filler," says Spencer
    30. Guild Wars 2 trailer teases end of Living World story, next chapter coming Jan 21
    31. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 making of trailer discusses time system & more
    32. Nintendo eShop Europe: Contra 3 & Mario Bros. lead the week
    33. Future UK appoints new managing director
    34. Tacos, Bluegrass, & Videogames event is this weekend, more tickets on the way
    35. Yakuza Ishin: PS Vita cross-play gets trailer, watch it here
    36. PS4 consoles back in stock at GAME UK
    37. EGX Rezzed gets DayZ developer session and interview
    38. American McGee's Grimm out now on Steam
    39. The Division delayed into 2015, source suggests - rumour
    40. Crysis 3 development manager Katharina Hautz joins Rovio Stockholm
    41. Hitman statement: IO Interactive project still ongoing, Square Montreal doing mobile games
    42. Gabe Newell shrugs off Xbox One sales figure, touts Steam user count
    43. Destiny: Bungie explains how its server tech works
    44. Steam Machines: Valve posts official brochure online
    45. Alien: Isolation product listing appears on Xbox.com with synopsis & screens
    46. Oculus VR founder, Stanley Parable writer & more make Forbes '30 Under 30' list
    47. Smash Bros. Wii U & 3DS have different trophy sets
    48. Sony Online Entertainment considering single subscription model over all games for $14.99
    49. China game console ban temporarily lifted, report suggests
    50. CES 2014: Sony unveils new head-mounted display, offers virtual 700-inch screen
    51. Nvidia's Tegra K1 is the unsung hero of CES 2014 - opinion
    52. Outrise in development by industry veterans, blends Shadow of the Colossus & Left 4 Dead
    53. World of Warcraft: Connected Realms program continues as more servers merge
    54. Hideo Kojima teases 'super confidential project' with photo
    55. Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project arrives on iOS this week
    56. Tales of Zestiria screens show heroes, environments, and a dragon
    57. Intel at CES 2014: dual-boot Windows and Android PCs, Steam Machine support
    58. Oculus Rift used to design prototype vehicles at Ford facilities
    59. Secrets of Rætikon hits Steam Early Access, Humble Bundle this week
    60. Steam Machine: 13 models priced & detailed, 250 games running on SteamOS
    61. PlayStation app on new Xperia phone for easy PS4 second-screen use - CES 2014
    62. Next-gen exclusive reveal coming with next Game Informer
    63. Guerrilla Cambridge recruitment suggests major console project
    1. Alienware Steam Machine coming late 2014, X51 to make the jump
    2. MLB 2K series won't be renewed for 2014
    3. Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes rated M, gets content warning for sexual violence
    4. Don't Starve, DmC: Devil May Cry free with US PS Plus this week
    5. Pokémon X & Y going offline during Nintendo Network maintenance
    6. Joe Danger Infinity expected on iOS this week
    7. Starbound sales top 1 million after one month on Steam Early Access
    8. Nintendo to pay royalties on every 3DS sold following patent dispute
    9. Halo Xbox One "journey" begins in 2014, Microsoft PR promises
    10. Xbox One sold 3 million units worldwide in 2013
    11. CyberPower's Steam Machines cost $499 & $699, full spec sheets here
    12. Snoop Lion's latest rap video pays tribute to Pokemon games
    13. Dark Souls 2 digital comic starts Wednesday, prepare to read!
    14. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster's development was outsourced to Chinese developer Virtuos
    15. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition will not come as a PC upgrade
    16. Kingdom Under Fire 2 coming to PlayStation 4 this summer with exclusive content
    17. Sonic 2 cover-artist Greg Martin dies
    18. Mantle update for Battlefield 4 delayed as leaked images from CES show 45% advantage over DirectX
    19. Titanfall will support multiple controller layouts, including 'Bumper Jumper'
    20. Army of Two: The Devil's Cartel dev reveals negative morale among team, leading to "underwhelming production"
    21. Daylight receives chilling new PC & PS4 trailer
    22. Sony to shut down multiplayer servers for Gran Turismo 5, Resistance series, more
    23. inFamous: Second Son's moral tree will bring out your inner jerk - interview
    24. Latest Oculus Rift build to appear at CES 2014
    25. Xbox One console delays: "it never feels good," says Spencer
    26. Elder Scrolls Online devs explain how to become Emperor and what it means
    27. Thief studio working on unannounced 3rd-person action title for PS4 & Xbox One
    28. Half-Life 3: Newell explains why Valve doesn't pump out sequels
    29. DICE: Frostbite 3 "truly takes advantage of the next gen machines," Bach talks up engine's future
    30. LittleBigPlanet: Sony trademarks 'LBP' in the UK
    31. Hitman next-gen: Square Enix Montreal's project cancelled, according to CV
    32. Nintendo game sales dominate the Japanese holiday period
    33. PrioVR gaming exoskeleton suit appears at CES 2014
    34. Nvidia G-Sync monitors coming Q2 2014, manufacturers revealed at CES 2014
    35. Chillingo founders leave EA for reasons unknown
    36. Codemasters teases multiple rally games for 2014
    37. Deep Down PS4 screens show monster types, enemy bios revealed
    38. UK game chart: FIFA 14 holds firm at the top
    39. PlayStation 4 has slight sales advantage in US following holiday supply issues
    40. Nvidia Tegra K1 gets Unreal Engine 4 tech demo, watch it here
    41. Half-Life mod Faceless now coming in free and paid releases after Valve intervention
    42. Welcome to 2014: predicting this year's biggest trends
    43. New MOBA Deadbreed from ex-Just Cause dev rises from the grave
    44. CES 2014: SteelSeries announces wireless 'Stratus' controller for iOS, out today
    45. League of Legends player turned back by US border control
    46. Nvidia announces GameStream certifications
    47. Nippon Ichi teases new title for 2014
    48. Xbox One OS: Microsoft "listening to the feedback every single day"
    49. DayZ sales have passed 800,000 in under one month
    50. Nvidia Tegra K1 mobile CPU more powerful than PS3 or Xbox 360, CEO claims
    51. Don't Starve Vita possible, Klei looking into it
    52. Far Cry 2, Splinter Cell designer departs Valve after just 18 months
    53. Steam Machine: 12 prototypes on show at CES 2014 via Alienware, Gigabyte, more
    54. Zynga testing Bitcoin payments for selected free-to-play games
    55. Steam Family Sharing now requires two-factor authorisation
    56. Battle.net parental controls to disable in-game purchases by default
    57. Ultra Street Fighter 4's new character is female, tipster teases relation to comics
    58. Missing eSports CEO owes tens of thousands to players, staff - report
    59. Drakengard 3 director hasn't got the budget for next-gen, promises something new this year
    60. Resident Evil: Outbreak back online via fan server
    61. Tales of Zestiria story features dragons, battle system will have a "big surprise" for fans
    1. Inazuma Eleven listed for North American release by Nintendo
    2. Gamevice mobile controller coming from WikiPad
    3. NES Remix global contest cancelled after players capitalise on exploit
    4. Morrowind recreation Skyrim mod progressing nicely in latest trailer
    1. Twitch personality claims home was raided following DDoS - report [UPDATE]
    2. Rekoil releasing on PC later this month, releasing as Rekoil: Liberator on XBL
    3. SOE making changes to premium membership benefits for some of its MMOs
    4. The Evil Within concept art surfaces
    5. Throne Together now available through the Windows Store for W8.1
    6. RuneScape celebrates 13th anniversary by "going back to its roots"
    7. Windows 8 gaining traction with Steam users, Windows 7 still most popular OS
    8. Xbox One Gold members users granted early access to new FX show Chozen
    9. GDC 2014 adds sessions from Crytek, Insomniac, and Sunstone Games
    10. The Witch and the Hundred Knight screens and video show gameplay
    1. Rust from Garry's Mod creator has sold over 150,000 copies through Steam Early Access
    2. SEC subpoenaes RICC for more information pertaining to 38 Studios investment, subsequent lawsuit
    3. Stardock's Star Control to be a prequel, release date to be decided next year
    4. Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen announced as next MMORPG from EverQuest designer Brad McQuaid
    5. Blizzard warns World of Warcraft users over "dangerous Trojan" being used to compromise accounts
    6. StarCraft 2 Season One 2014 league play has commenced
    7. Criterion Games co-founders Alex Ward and Fiona Sperry leave EA to found new studio
    8. Phil Spencer applauds Sony's commitment to new IP, discusses importance of "long-term commitment" to franchises
    9. Next Car Game Early Access sales doubled over Christmas
    10. Most-anticipated games of 2014: VG247's staff share their picks
    11. Killer Instinct: 675MB patch makes Sabrewulf free, adds new skins & tweaks
    12. Dragon Age: Inquisition keep-building mechanic revealed
    13. Bravely Default's Western release sees female costumes censored, ages increased
    14. Child's Play charity raised a record $7.6 million in 2013
    15. Deep Down: Capcom trademarks PS4 exclusive in North America
    16. Dragon Age: Inquisition dev discusses Mass Effect 3 plot comparisons, strategy & more
    17. The grim inevitability of hacking: any fool can throw rocks
    18. Knife That Guy dev releases free puzzler Pill Popper on iOS & Android
    19. Sony patent concerns cloud-based game emulation
    20. Nvidia hosting CES livestream this weekend, details inside
    21. Battle.net & League of Legends services down, following DDoS attacks
    22. Renegade Kid teases 3DS announcement for FPS fans this month
    23. Battlefield 4 Premium: double XP event kicks off today, times inside
    24. Hearthstone beta: next test season delayed until further notice
    25. Steam hit by DDoS attack as Twitter users claim responsibility - report
    26. EA Origin servers down, hacker group claims responsibility
    27. Lords of the Fallen like "'all the best games you’ve played before", says producer
    1. Wii Fit U coming to US retail next week
    2. Steam Holiday Sale brings back favourite deals for final day
    3. Fallout games coming back to Steam, Bethesda promises
    4. Riot all about building "engagement", not "money hungry" ARPU metrics - Merrill
    5. Project Spark beta keys mailed out
    6. Titanfall won't have mod support at launch, but Respawn to reevaluate
    7. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX screens show off visual upgrade
    8. Machinarium, Windosill, Samorost 2 and Lume featured in Humble Weekly Sale
    9. Europa Universalis 4: Conquest of Paradise pre-order and Colonial States videos released
    10. MLG to exclusively air UMG Philadelphia Call of Duty tournament through MLG.TV
    11. PopCap CEO Dave Roberts to retire, co-founder John Vechey to take over position
    12. Steam Holiday Sale ends with encores on the cheap
    13. PS4 to outsell Xbox One by 30% through 2016 - analyst
    14. Carmageddon: Reincarnation video shows suspension technology
    15. VG247 Community Game of the Year nominees highlighted in teaser reel
    16. Letter from the new editor: allow me to introduce myself...
    17. Nintendo NA eShop update, January 2: Bravely Default demo, Atlus sale, Mario Tennis
    18. Contra 3: The Alien Wars to release in Europe on Wii U Virtual Console
    19. Guinness World Records 2014 Gamer’s Edition now available for purchase
    20. Final Fantasy 10 HD Remaster video shows two hours worth of Vita gameplay
    21. Deep Down prologue video and screenshots show off the upcoming PS4 RPG
    22. Killzone: Shadow Fall to get exclusive launch content in Japan
    23. The Last of Us PS4: "We'll see what the future brings," says Naughty Dog
    24. GTA Online no longer 'static', will evolve with fan feedback, says Rockstar
    25. ESL dispensed $2.5 million in eSports prizes last year, 2014 events teased
    26. Valkyria Chronicles 3 gets fan-made English translation
    27. Microsoft trademarks new title Throne Together
    28. Matt Martin joins VG247 as editor
    29. Call of Duty: Ghosts fan-made dog and soldier figures sell on eBay for $90
    30. Uncharted series was almost called something else, Naughty Dog reveals
    31. Xbox One coined as 'disc-less' console for some time, Spencer reveals
    32. 3DS & Wii U eShop went down over holidays, Nintendo issues apology
    33. Titanfall: quick-scoping & no-scoping are 'ineffective', says Respawn
    34. VG247's Christmas podcasts, episode 5: the one with the entire team
    35. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition PS4 trophy list emerges
    36. UK game charts: FIFA 14 takes final top spot of 2013
    37. nDreams confirms development of PS4 title & Oculus Rift project
    38. Steam charts: DayZ emerges as Christmas number one
    39. 'Destiny-VIII': Square Enix teaser site counts down to January 8 reveal, is crossover
    40. PS4 TV spot ramps up for Japanese launch, watch here
    41. Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn patch 2.2 underway, Leviathan is coming
    42. To The Moon coming to Linux, Mac soon
    43. FTL: Advanced Edition includes all new alien race, extra features
    44. Nidhogg gets new trailer, long-awaited release date
    45. Where's My Water? 2 drops energy system in latest patch
    46. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed mobile gets Shenmue character
    47. Lords of the Fallen "might be infinite", main quest takes 15 hours
    48. Samurai Warriors 4 may get a western release this summer
    49. Tekken producer hopes to announce two new titles this year
    50. Red 5 co-founder Mark Kern steps down as CEO
    51. Sleeping Dogs free as first January Games with Gold title
    52. Joe Danger, No Man's Sky developer flooded during Christmas storms
    1. Pixeljunk Eden Steam life-to-date income doubled during sale
    2. Deadpool, Spider-man, X-Men games removed from digital storefronts
    3. Warframe age rated for Xbox One
    4. MGS 5: The Phantom Pain "hundreds of times larger" than Ground Zeroes
    5. Devil's Third almost complete, expected in 2014 - Itagaki happy with independence
    6. Batman: Arkham Origins story DLC inbound, tease suggests Mr Freeze
    7. VG247 Christmas podcasts, episode 4