• Hideo Kojima Has Been Awarded Two Guinness World Records, But Not For What You Might Expect

    Hideo Kojima's latest game, Death Stranding, released last week. Reviews have been mixed, but our critic loved it, and the game has inspired a lot of discussion. Over the weekend, director Hideo Kojima was awarded two Guinness World Records, but curiously neither of them directly relate to the new game--he's yet to collect an award for "first strand game", or "most babies in jars in a game".Instead, Kojima has been awarded for his follower counts on Twitter and Instagram, claiming two separate a
  • Animal Crossing Pocket Camp's Subscription Service Is Live Now

    Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has introduced its paid membership tier, which we first heard about earlier this week. The new model, which follows in the footsteps of Mario Kart Tour's premium subscription, is called the Pocket Camp Club.As reported by VGC, the new Pocket Camp Club subscription service is available at two different tiers, and a one month free trial of the lower tier is also available. For $2.99 / £2.99 a month you can get the Happy Helper Plan, which will let you appoint an
  • Amazon Reportedly Planning To Announce A Stadia-Like Game Streaming Platform Next Year

    Google recently released the Stadia in certain regions, the first streaming-only console to arrive on the market. It's been a shaky launch, with many features missing from the system at launch, but reviews (including our own) suggest that there's a lot of potential in the Stadia. With Microsoft also testing Project xCloud, game streaming technology is on the rise--and it sounds like the biggest company in the world is looking to get in on it too.CNET is reporting that Amazon has their own plans
  • AHS: 1984 | Full Season 9 Review And Q&A

    Greg and Ryan wrap up American Horror Story: 1984 with their Season 9 review. Find out their overall thoughts on the story, the cast, and their favorite episode. They're also going to answer a ton of your questions!
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  • Defying U.S. pressure, South Korea to end intelligence pact with Japan

    South Korea is set to let lapse an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan on Saturday amid a bitter feud over history and trade, defying mounting U.S. pressure to maintain a key element of their trilateral security cooperation.The expiry of the General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA) is likely to intensify discord between South Korea and the United States, which wants its two Asian allies keep their dispute out of security cooperation.Seoul gave Tokyo three month's notice in Au
  • Defying U.S. pressure, S.Korea to end intelligence pact with Japan

    South Korea is set to let lapse an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan on Saturday amid a bitter feud over history and trade, defying mounting U.S. pressure to maintain a key element of their trilateral security cooperation.The expiry of the General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA) is likely to intensify discord between South Korea and the United States, which wants its two Asian allies keep their dispute out of security cooperation.
  • The Mandalorian: Check Out This Concept Art From Chapter 2

    The Mandalorian's second episode, Chapter Two: The Child, gave us plenty of great Star Wars imagery. There's Baby Yoda, of course, but there's also the chase between our protagonist and the Jawa's Sandcrawler, plus the alien beast he encounters and eventually steals an egg from. Now, with Chapter Three right around the corner, the Star Wars Twitter account has revealed some of the concept art that shaped the look of this episode.Nine images were released in total from six different artists. In t
  • Trump rebukes 'unstable' Iran over internet shutdown

    President Donald Trump on Thursday accused Iran of blocking the internet to cover up "death and tragedy" while the powerful Revolutionary Guards suggested that a wave of street protests is now over.Trump's intervention on Twitter further raised the temperature over the turmoil in Iran, which is already reeling from US-led economic and diplomatic pressure."Iran has become so unstable that the regime has shut down their entire Internet System so that the Great Iranian people cannot talk about the
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  • Half-Life: Alyx Recasts Alyx, Eli, And Others, And Features Rhys Darby

    Half-Life: Alyx has been properly unveiled with a first-look trailer ahead of the VR game's March 2020 release. We've learned a lot about the game so far, but more information continues to come in as we pore over the details. One thing that many fans were quick to spot was that some of the voices in the trailer sounded different, and one, coming out of the mouth of a new character, was instantly recognisable.New Zealand actor Rhys Darby has confirmed on Twitter that, yes, that was him in the Hal
  • PS4's Black Friday 2019 Game Sale Kicks Off This Friday

    The PlayStation Store is kicking off Black Friday early with some exciting game deals for PS4. Sony announced the digital games sale on the PlayStation Blog, including a nice offer on PlayStation Plus. The Black Friday sale will go live this Friday, November 22, at 8 AM PT / 11 AM ET and run through December 2 (Cyber Monday), with new games being added throughout.The PS4 games available starting November 22 include recent releases like Borderlands 3, Destiny 2: Shadowkeep, and The Outer Worlds i
  • Half-Life: Alyx Trailer Breakdown: What We Know So Far

    Half-Life: Alyx, Full-Length Game
    We finally have something to look forward to in the Half-Life universe; a real, full-fledged game called Half-Life: Alyx. It's been 12 years since Half-Life 2: Episode Two and many of us who have been engrossed in its wild sci-fi world over the years are excited of the prospect of exploring it in a new light. Half-Life: Alyx is built specifically for VR and will be playable on all SteamVR-compatible headsets (Valve Index, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest via
  • Rocket League: The Blueprint Update And Rocket Pass 5 Hit On December 4

    Rocket League's big update that will remove loot crates is right around the corner. A new post on the official Rocket League website has confirmed that the Blueprint update is coming on December 4 at 10AM PST, alongside Rocket Pass 5. Blueprints will replace loot crates and add transparency to the game's loot system--you know what a Blueprint is for, and it's up to you whether you want to spend the credits to build it, or whether you want to either hold onto it or trade it.Once this update happe
  • Bloodborne Influenced The Design Of One Of 2019's Best Indie Games

    This year's Neo Cab is one of the more intriguing indies in a year chock-full of fascinating games designed by smaller studios. The developer behind the game, Chance Agency, took influence from other sources of media when designing the adventure RPG--including Bloodborne.One of Neo Cab's cooler features is the Feelgrid, which allows you to get a vague approximation of main character Lina's feelings and mental state through colors. You can try to gauge how Lina is feeling based on her Feelgrid an
  • Military: 2 airmen killed in crash during Oklahoma training

    Two airmen were killed Thursday in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise at a U.S. Air Force base in northwestern Oklahoma, a military official said. The crash occurred shortly after 9 a.m. at Vance Air Force Base in Enid, about 65 miles (105 kilometers) northwest of Oklahoma City. Two airmen aboard one of the T-38 Talons were killed, Col. Corey Simmons, commander of the 71st Flying Training Wing, said during a news conference Thursday afternoon.
  • Half-Life: Alyx Ships With Community-Building Tools

    Half-Life: Alyx, a Half-Life pre-sequel, will release for all SteamVR-compatible headsets in March 2020. Valve has released a new trailer for the upcoming VR game and also revealed additional details about what players can expect--including community-building tools at launch.The Half-Life: Alyx Steam page reads: "A set of Source 2 tools for building new environments will ship with the game, enabling any player to build and contribute new environments for the community to enjoy. Hammer, Valve's l
  • Bee Simulator - Full Game Walkthrough (No Commentary)

    The life of a bee is a busy one! In this PC walkthrough of Bee Simulator, experience the life of a worker bee. While gathering pollen for the hive, explore the open world filled with animals, people, and rival insects. Bee Simulator is available for PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Switch.
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order - Chapter 5 Walkthrough (No Commentary)

    Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order picks up five years after Order 66 and the purge of the Jedi Order. Former Jedi Cal Kestis has been hiding out as a ship scrapper all these years, but is thrust into a new adventure when the Empire comes for him. This video covers Chapter 5 of the game.
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order - Chapter 6 Walkthrough (No Commentary)

    Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order picks up five years after Order 66 and the purge of the Jedi Order. Former Jedi Cal Kestis has been hiding out as a ship scrapper all these years, but is thrust into a new adventure when the Empire comes for him. This video covers Chapter 6 of the game.
  • New Gordon Freeman Figure Releases Same Month As Half-Life: Alyx

    Half-Life: Alyx isn't the only big new Half-Life release shown off this week. A new figure of Half-Life hero Gordon Freeman, based on his appearance in Half-Life 2, has been announced by Mondo. The figure, which is made to 1/6 scale, comes with various items from the Half-Life series, including a pheropod, the Gravity Gun, and the iconic crowbar. The figure will feature over 25 points of articulation, seven switch-out hands, removable eyeglasses, a stand, and various weapons to pose him with. Th
  • Fortnite Hidden T Location: Where To Search Letter T In Trick Shot Loading Screen

    A new set of Fortnite Chapter 2 challenges has arrived, and if you've been following along this season, that means there's another hidden letter to find somewhere around the island. This week, you'll need to search for another hidden T, and its location can be found in the special loading screen you unlock after completing eight Trick Shot challenges. If you're having trouble finding the letter, we show you where to go below.Where Is The Hidden Letter T Location?As previously mentioned, the clue
  • This Google Stadia Alternative Will Get A Big Discount For Black Friday 2019

    Although Google Stadia is getting all of the game streaming attention right now, there's another streaming service that's getting a Black Friday deal. The service is called Shadow, and it's been around since late 2018, but costs a monthly fee to access its date centers, which lets you stream games through a high-end Windows 10 PC. A year-long subscription averages out to $25 per month, you can get the Shadow streaming service it for a only $13 a month for Black Friday.Since you're accessing a re
  • Get An Incredible Lego Batmobile For Black Friday 2019

    The 1989 Tim Burton Barman movie celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2019, and Lego is getting in on the action. The company has released an amazing replica of the Batmobile from the film. It's easily a must-have for Batman fans new and old. Lego is releasing the set on Black Friday (November 29), and you can get it for $250. directly from Lego or any store that carries Lego.Lego DC Super Heroes 1989 Batmobile | $250 See at LegoThe massive 3,306-piece set measures at 23 inches long, 8 inches wide
  • Black Friday 2019 Deals: Nintendo Switch Lite For $175, PS4 Pro Bundle For $289, And More

    We're quickly approaching the end of November, which means Black Friday 2019 is just around the corner. This year, the big shopping day falls on November 29, and while that's still more than a week away, many retailers have already revealed their Black Friday ads. That includes Google Shopping, which will have deals on a handful of game consoles and other tech as part of its "Cyber 10" sale, which kicks off Black Friday and runs for 10 days.If you've never used Google Shopping, it's basically a
  • Fortnite: Where To Dance At Pipe Man, Hay Man, And Timber Tent (Week 7 Challenge)

    The first season of Fortnite Chapter 2 has been extended into next year, which means you have more time to complete any challenges from this season. That includes Week 7's Trick Shot missions. As usual, most of the challenges from the batch are fairly straightforward and can be completed easily enough with a little persistence, but there's at least one that may give you some trouble, and that's to dance at the Pipe Man, Hay Man, and Timber Tent. If none of that made any sense to you, don't worry
  • Black Friday 2019 Amazon Deal Gets You 3 Blu-Rays For A Great Price

    In the leadup to Black Friday 2019, Amazon is having regular deals all throughout November as part of its Happy HoliDeals promotion. This includes an ongoing deal in which you can get three UHD Blu-rays for $50, or $16.67 each. UHDs usually sell for around $30 (and that's on the low side), which means you should get in on this deal while you can.Assuming it runs until the end of the HoliDeals sale, you have until November 22 to take advantage of this promotion, but Amazon hasn't officially confi
  • Sony Has An Excellent PS4 Slim Bundle For Black Friday 2019

    PS4 Slim 1TB bundle with God of War, Horizon Zero Dawn, and The Last of Us Remastered - $200Update: Sony has confirmed the PS4 holiday bundle is real as part of its official Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2019 deals, and it'll be available at all major retailers starting next week. The PS4 Slim bundle includes three PS4-exclusive games: God of War, Horizon Zero Dawn: Complete Edition, and The Last of Us Remastered. Other Black Friday PS4 deals this year include a PS4 Pro for $300, DualShock contr
  • Persona 5 Royal Details Are Coming In 12 Days, Likely Including A Western Release Date

    Persona 5 Royal, which takes the original Persona 5 and expands upon it with new scenes, interactions, and attacks, plus an entire extra in-game semester, is coming to PlayStaion 4 in the west next year. We know that the game is due in Spring 2020, but a specific release date has not been announced, despite the game's Japanese release having already launched on October 31.Now the Atlus USA Twitter account has told us that an announcement is coming in 12 days (on December 3.) While it hasn't been
  • NBA 2K20 Black Friday 2019 Deals

    With most major retailers having unveiled their Black Friday 2019 deals, we're able to round up the absolute best deals on some of the year's most popular games. NBA 2K20, 2K's annual basketball sim, already has some great discounts on PS4, Xbox One, and Switch, and best of the bunch is at Walmart right now.NBA 2K20 (PS4, XBO, Switch) - $27 at WalmartNBA 2K20 | $27 ($60)See it for PS4See it for Xbox OneSee it for Nintendo Switch See NBA 2K20 deals at Walmart Walmart has the PS4, Xbox One, and Sw
  • Luigi's Mansion 3 Black Friday Deals: Will The Nintendo Switch Exclusive Be On Sale?

    Nintendo's released a surprising amount of first-part games this year, including Pokemon Sword and Shield, Astral Chain, and Fire Emblem: Three Houses. You shouldn't sleep on Luigi's Mansion 3, either, which brings the beloved series back to consoles for the first time since the original Gamecube game. With it being a recently-released Nintendo game discounts are few and far between, but you can get it for under retail price ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, if you know where to look.Luigi
  • The Latest: 2 airmen died while landing at Oklahoma base

    The Latest on the crash of two Air Force training jets in northwest Oklahoma that killed two airmen.An Air Force base commander says two U.S. airmen were killed in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise in northwestern Oklahoma.Addressing a news conference Thursday afternoon, Vance Air Force Base Col. Corey Simmons declined to identify the two aboard the T-38 Talon who died around 9 a.m.. He says two other airmen aboard an identical jet involved in the cra

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