Destiny artwork, info revealed

By Eddie Makuch Ahead of Bungie‘s expected announcement of Destiny on Sunday, artwork and information about the game has leaked out of GameStop. Joystiq has obtained a double-sided poster and other documentation, which not only reveals artwork for the game, but also gameplay elements. According to the documentation, Destiny will be a first-person shooter set in an “always-connected” universe that allows gamers to create a character and earn customizable weapons, … Continue reading Destiny artwork, info revealed

The Muppets…Again Adds Inglourious Basterds’ Til Schweiger

By:  Eric Eisenberg If there’s a Muppet movie in development, that means that big celebrity cameos are in the works. It’s been a part of the Muppet legacy for the franchise’s entire existence, and continued in 2011 when The Muppetsfeatured great names like Neil Patrick Harris, Alan Arkin, Donald Glover, Emily Blunt, Zach Galifianakis, Sarah Silverman, Mickey Rooney, Ken Jeong, Jim Parsons, Jack Black, and many, many … Continue reading The Muppets…Again Adds Inglourious Basterds’ Til Schweiger

PlayStation 4 will stream PlayStation 3 games – Report

By: Martin Gaston The PlayStation 4 will be able to stream PlayStation 3 games over the Internet, according to a report published by The Wall Street Journal. Citing sources “familiar” with Sony’s plans, the WSJ reports that “the new technology, to be unveiled Wednesday along with the new console, will allow users to play games delivered over the Internet, these people said. The streaming service, they added, is designed to use … Continue reading PlayStation 4 will stream PlayStation 3 games – Report

Star Wars Speculation: Which Han Solo Story Will Be Told In Episode VII?

By:  Sean O’Connell Slowly but surely, the blurry picture regarding the new Star Wars trilogy continues to come into focus. J.J. Abrams has been added as the director, and a major casting rumor connects Harrison Ford to the feature in his iconic role of Han Solo. But is it going to be a cameo? A significant part? Does Ford’s involvement point toward a possible direction of the story? … Continue reading Star Wars Speculation: Which Han Solo Story Will Be Told In Episode VII?

Sex in video games talk at GDC

By: Eddie Makuch BioWare senior writer David Gaider will lead a discussion called Sex in Video Games next month at the 2013 Game Developers Conference, organizers have announced. Gaider, who has worked at BioWare since 1999 and is currently lead writer onDragon Age III: Inquisition, will discuss the issues of sexism and sexuality in contemporary games. “Games have reached the point where realistic portrayals of sex and adult relationships … Continue reading Sex in video games talk at GDC

Lightning Returns Q&A video taps questions from the community

By:  Erren Van Duine Last month media the world over got to catch a glimpse at Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII for the first time. While this month will largely focus on FFXIV, Square Enix UK has given Lightning fans another small taste of what’s to come. Much like our own encounter, the community team sat down with Producer Yoshinori Kitase and Director Motomu Toriyama – … Continue reading Lightning Returns Q&A video taps questions from the community

Chris Hemsworth Teaming With Michael Mann For Cyber Attack Thriller

By:  Katey Rich It’s been a long four years since Michael Mann last released a film in theaters, and for his fans it might feel even longer, since neither Public Enemies or Miami Vice before that seemed up to his usual standard. Is it finally time for him to come back into everyone’s good graces? It sure can’t hurt that he’ll be teaming up with golden boy Chris Hemsworth, who … Continue reading Chris Hemsworth Teaming With Michael Mann For Cyber Attack Thriller

PS4 prototype controller revealed?

By:  Eddie Makuch [UPDATE] A “trusted source” has confirmed to IGN that the leaked PlayStation 4 controller image is indeed real, but is only a prototype. The final design could change. The original story follows below Sony will reveal the future of the PlayStation brand at a New York City event next Wednesday, but one of the company’s surprises may have just leaked. Destructoid has obtained an image of what is … Continue reading PS4 prototype controller revealed?

Is Peter Dinklage Playing The Main Villain In X-Men: Days Of Future Past?

By:  Eric Eisenberg Late last night Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage became the first new actor to join the X-Men franchise since pre-production began on Bryan Singer’s Days of Future Past. Unfortunately, the casting news came without one key detail: who he will be playing. This the announcement many fans have speculated about names like Puck and MODOK, but the former isn’t a mutant and the latter still belongs to … Continue reading Is Peter Dinklage Playing The Main Villain In X-Men: Days Of Future Past?

Mass Effect 3 DLC news next week?

By: Eddie Makuch BioWare will finally reveal details on the next Mass Effect 3 expansion “hopefully” next week, community developer Chris Priestly wrote onTwitter recently (via OXM). “We’ll reveal details as soon as the team is comfortable it is locked and complete. Hopefully next week,” Priestly said. BioWare last month released two new“teaser” images believed to be for upcoming Mass Effect 3 downloadable content. The content is rumored to be … Continue reading Mass Effect 3 DLC news next week?