Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds has been captivating players with its gameplay since it dropped in 2017. The battle royale styled game didn't offer the best graphics on consoles, but it gave gamers a more realistic experience than Fortnite. For the past two years, the game has been evolving and upgrading through patches and new level drops that have expanded the title's fanbase. Now that the PUBG Corp has taste success with one game, they are ready to build something fresh.
According to a report from GameSpot, Glen Schofield a new Playerunknown's Battlegrounds game is in development. The game's publisher, Bluehole, made the announcement without revealing much else. They did reveal that a new studio called Striking Distance will build the new game, and it will be headed by Call of Duty and Dead Space developer Glen Schofield. PUBG Corp.'s press release stated that the game is an "original narrative experience within the PUBG universe," while Schofield has led fans to believe it won't be a battle royale game. "As a creative, the freedom to explore the PUBG universe has me excited about the possibilities, which I view as beyond the battle royale genre," Schofield explained. He also tweeted that the new game is not a sequel to PUBG.
"Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" Box Art Reveals New Characters
It's been a minute since a "Star Wars" single player game was poppin'.
As diehard Knights Of The Old Republic fans wax poetic on its glorious legacy, the rest of the world has been patiently waiting for a new Star Wars game to satisfy them. After all, it's been a minute since the Star Wars franchise has catered to the single-player experience, though The Force Unleashed certainly had its moments. Luckily, Respawn and EA have teamed up to unveil Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, a new game (PC, PS4, Xbox One) set to arrive on November 15th.
Though details aren't exactly bountiful, it has been announced that the game will follow a fugitive Jedi on the run throughout an Imperial-led galaxy, calling back to the devastating effects of "Order 66." Expect plenty of action and RPG elements, as The Force looks to be a large component of this one. Today, Respawn has shared a new look at the box art, which features the game's protagonist Cal Kestis in the center, flanked by friends and enemies alike. From the look of it, the main villain "Second Sister" will be channeling notorious badass Darth Maul.
See for yourself below. Are you interested in checking this one out?
Jordan Brand & Microsoft Team Up For Custom Xbox One X Giveaway
Jordan heads and gamers are going to want to take part in this.
Jordan Brand recently held its 18th annual Jordan Brand Classic and to celebrate, the classic sneaker brand has teamed up with Microsoft and Xbox for a new giveaway that will bring sneakerheads and gamers together. Xbox's latest console is the Xbox One X, meanwhile, Jumpman's latest silhouette is the Jordan Proto React. This giveaway will see the console and the shoes bundled together for two lucky winners.
What's interesting about the console is that it will be modeled after the shoe that is being given away. Proto React details can be found on each console, with each Xbox receiving inverse colors. For instance, one of the consoles will be white with black highlights while the second will be black with white highlights. As for the shoes, they will feature a white upper and a black react midsole.
If you're looking to enter the contest and have a shot at winning this awesome prize pack, simply retweet the Tweet below before May 3rd which is the day the contest officially wraps up. Contest rules can also be read in the post below.
Good luck to all of those who enter.
Microsoft Unveils "Phantom White" Xbox One Controller
Xbox avid gamers now have a possibility to say their "phantom" at any event.
Microsoft's Xbox One has just lately unveiled one thing destined to please the aesthetically-inclined: the Phantom White Special Edition controller. The controller itself, which you'll be able to try Twitter beneath, is definitely interesting to the attention, boasting a slick, futuristic design. The slight clear casing enhances the vibe, giving avid gamers an intensive peek at their controller's interior workings.
The launch follows a earlier mannequin in black (with a white backside), equally clear. The addition of a white variant suggests a willingness to proceed the "collection," prompting hypothesis of quite a lot of colorways. Could you think about an "Atomic Purple" one, evocative of the enduring Game Boy Color? Obviously, Nintendo and Xbox are totally different firms, however a real gamer has dabbled in each.
What do you concentrate on the "Phantom White" Xbox controller? In the meantime, try some nearer seems on the glossy design, which formally drops on April 2nd. Should you be taken with copping one, so you can also go ghost within the phantom, it will set you again a decent $69.99.
Microsoft’s Next Console To Be Called "Xbox Scarlet": Report
It seems as if a brand new Xbox is coming for 2020.
The Xbox One got here out in November 2013 which implies that we’re creeping up on the six-year anniversary of the console. While the Xbox One is a fairly highly effective console, one of many points folks have had with it’s the lack of fine exclusives that include the console. Not to say, with six years already underneath the console’s belt, it’s anticipated that Microsoft goes to unveil a model new console quickly. The Xbox One has already had some 4K updates and even sleeker , however now, in response to On Smash, a model new console is reportedly on the best way.
As per the report, Microsoft is ready to unveil the “Xbox Scarlet” at E3 in June of this 12 months, with a launch date of Holiday 2020 on the horizon, which suggests it’s going to come out simply in time for Christmas. The report states that there can be two variations of the console, one and not using a disc tray, one other one with the tray. The disc-less console can have 12GB of GDDR6 Ram at 1080p, whereas the disc model will truly be 4K with 16GB of GDDR6 ram.
It is unclear what the worth level can be simply but, though it seems as if Halo Infinite would be the console’s first launch title.
Stay tuned for any updates on this new console. For now these are simply experiences and we’re nonetheless ready on affirmation and additional particulars from Microsoft.
"Gears Of War four" Free To Play This Weekend With Xbox Live Gold
Get your recreation on.
Everybody likes a free deal. An opportunity to get one thing with out giving something up, the hookup, the freebie. Microsoft understands that holding their prospects joyful will, in flip, hold their very own pockets full. That’s why they’re providing players an opportunity to play Gears of War four without spending a dime this upcoming weekend. The brutal and exhilarating recreation shall be free to play for Xbox Live Gold members all through the weekend, beginning on January 31 and ending on February three. Gears of War four will flip three years previous this Fall, so it is not like Microsoft is blessing players with a brand new title. Still, the replay worth is excessive on the brutal third-person shooter… and free is free.
Gears of War is predicated in a post-apocalyptic alternate Earth the place creatures from underground stand up and wipe out most of humanity. Gamers should play as a member of the Coalition, a navy program that goals to destroy the underground enemies. The whole Gears of War collection can be accessible as a part of Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass subscription service, so you possibly can dive into your complete story. Gears of War four will run at as much as 60fps in 4K with HDR in case you’re gaming on the Xbox One X, giving gamers the crispest search for the free recreation.
Xbox Reveals Games With Gold Titles For February 2019
Xbox players can have some new free video games quickly.
Ever for the reason that Xbox One launched in November 2013 alongside the PlayStation four, the console wars have been in full impact, with Sony and Microsoft battling it out to see who has the most effective console. While Sony has some nice exclusives, Microsoft is understood for supporting indie builders and providing free titles to its gamers. One of these initiatives that carry free video games to customers, is the Xbox Live Games With Gold marketing campaign which sees free titles make their method to the Xbox One each single month. Sometimes these video games are older and different occasions they are a bit extra modern.
Today, Major Nelson of Xbox introduced which video games shall be coming to players totally free in February. Among the titles are Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon, Super Bomberman R, Assassin’s Creed: Rogue and Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. According to IGN, the primary two video games had been initially launched on the Xbox One, whereas Assassin’s Creed was an Xbox 360 and Star Wars was an authentic Xbox sport.
Back in January, Xbox launched Far Cry 2, Celeste, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, and WRC 6 as a part of Games With Gold.
Do any of the video games popping out subsequent month excite you or will you be holding off till March to obtain one thing?
"God Of War" Receives Perfect Scores From Nearly Every Gaming Publication
Being hailed as the best video game in the God War series is no easy feat. Kratos has led gamers on some the most epic adventures all time throughout his time as Sony's most brutal and engaging star character. I have always been a Nintendo and Xbox player, but after playing the first God War at a friend's house almost four years after its initial release, I went and bought a PlayStation 2 from a pawn shop just to play the first two titles at home. Then, when God War III dropped, I planted myself at my homie's house to use his PlayStation 3 to play the game. There has been no game series that fers epic boss battles and an engaging and suspenseful story that satisfies gamers bloodlust better than the God War series... and this is coming from an Xbox One gamer.
The latest entry in the series, simply titled God War, is a st reboot that takes Kratos out his normal Greek setting and instead places him against Nordic deities. God War is currently one the best-reviewed games all time. Metacritic, which aggregates reviews media products in the same method Rotten Tomatoes takes scores from all over the web to find an average, currently has the game sitting at 95%. That is based on dozens perfect reviews from trusted entertainment sites such as IGN, Polygon, The Guardian and Giant Bomb, which all gave the game a perfect score. Game Informer and Gamespot gave God War near perfect reviews, which stopped it from reaching an aggregated perfect score.
Pick this game up. If you don't have a PlayStation 4, do what I am going to do and cop one. Trust me.
10 Best Hip-Hop Video Game Soundtracks Of All Time
In the realm virtual reality, when most people think the word “score,” they think about points. In whatever format the game was developed, there was undoubtedly a scoring system. A way to accumulate virtual currency, gain power-ups, or literally purchase items. "Score" has another definition in the world music. To score a soundtrack, for example, would mean to produce and arrange music for a specific purpose. Scoring a video game soundtrack is a very important task, although it is vastly overlooked. Everybody who played video games in their childhood can hum at least one video game theme song. For me, the regal horns Starfox’s level in the original Super Smash Bros. comes to mind. Music is a vital piece how players experience games. Flipping through the radio channels while gunning down a rival gang in San Andreas made the experience feel genuine and spontaneous.
The games that featured distinguished hip-hop soundtracks became mainstays in the rap community. To this day, people still discuss the Def Jam video game series, which meshed multi-player melee with rap superstars and dope music. NBA Street Vol. 2 introduced millions kids to classics by Pete Rock & CL Smooth and Lords Of The Underground. Just like in the real world, hip-hop music took the virtual world by storm. The absolute necessity for a great soundtrack to set the backdrop loading and menu screens is even more apparent in sports games. Franchises like Madden and NBA 2K have partnered with artists to curate or create music specifically for their games.
Of course, there has been a multitude games with dope hip-hop soundtracks throughout the years, but these are the best ones. These soundtracks weren’t just thrown together to eliminate the staleness silence. Instead, these soundtracks made the entire gaming experience better, or may have been the best part the gaming experience altogether. From DJ Hero to Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, here are the greatest video game soundtracks all time.