We probably don’t need to tell you that the Soul series, including the very first Soul Edge, was only available on consoles and arcades. That is all about to change with the latest announcement from Brandi Namco. This time around they are tackling the PC platform and taking a cue from several large publishers that have found success migrating over to PC.
SoulCalibur VI is a different beast from those previous series. It will reveal some new weapons, add some additional mechanics, characters, and of course the story line. One new mechanic Brandi Namco is touting is called “Reversal Engine” which in essence is a counter to an opponents [...]
We all know that Sony is working on a new PlayStation 4K, and that Microsoft is hard at work getting their next console together. Console sales continue to decline, and it’s not because of a diminishing AAA game pool. It’s because streaming services are slowly eating market share. The big names behind the hardware realize this and the forthcoming consoles by these manufactures very well could be the last they produce.
No, nobody has come out and officially said: “hey, this is our last console. Get ’em while they’re hot.” However, in a recent interview with Katsuhiro Harada, the Tekken series producer, told the TechTimes, that he [...]
John Romero’s team released a video and have launched their official Kickstarter campaign for BLACKROOM. A return to classic, hardcore FPS gaming. As typical with Romero projects it’s all about the community and this shines through brightly even in the game’s early development stage. Already built into the framework of the game is the ability for players to do their own modding and create customized maps. Needless to mention how much those two aspects bring to the gaming table.
Their Kickstarter campaign is running for 32 days and they’re looking to meet a goal of $700,000. Within a couple hours of their campaign launch, they were already at [...]
Mobile gaming revenue is well on its way to surpass that of PCs and consoles by the end of 2016. Once considered a joke, and nothing to be taken too seriously by many hardcore developers in the traditional gaming industry, it is now demanding attention from them. Many have embraced the swift ascent of the mobile gaming market and are aggressively developing for it. Others are still in a somewhat state of denial.
According to CNBC, mobile gaming is projected to total $36.9 billion dollars of revenue in 2016. PC gaming is in second with $31.9 billion in sales and consoles are in a close third with $29 billion.
In the coming years, the cellphone industry will finally [...]