Darksiders III showed itself at Gamescom 2018

At Gamescom 2018, THQ Nordic has released lots of content for Darksiders III, including a brand new trailer and lots and lots of gameplay. Enjoy the trailer below.

And here you can watch up to 40 minutes of gameplay (via Gematsu)

Darksiders III is headed to PS4, Xbox One and PC on November 27.

 

Gamescom 2018 gives us a closer look at Biomutant

During Gamescom 2018 and after skipping E3 2018, THQ Nordic have released a lot of content for their upcoming title, Biomutant. You can watch the Gamescom 2018 trailer below. (via Gematsu)

In addition, you can enjoy tons of gameplay in the videos below, offering a look at character creation, combat, exploration and more.

Biomutant is expected to release on PS4, Xbox One and PC at some point this year.

 

 

Saints Row: The Third headed to Nintendo Switch

Just announced at Gamescom 2018, Saints Row: The Third will release on Nintendo Switch at an unspecified point in the future. Deep Silver will publish the game on Nintendo’s system but development will fall on the hands of Fish Labs, the team behind the Galaxy on Fire mobile MMO series.

More details will be disclosed soon.

Until Dawn developers announce The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan [UPDATE]

At Gamescom 2018, Until Dawn developer Supermassive Games have announced a project called The Dark Pictures Anthology. While its content remains to be seen, we might be looking at a collection of games with a narrative focus, following Until Dawn‘s focus on horror.

The first of those games is called Man of Medan and will release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in 2019, published by Bandai Namco. You can see the mysterious debut trailer below.

UPDATE:

Game overview via Bandai Namco

From the developers of Until Dawn…

Enter the world of The Dark Pictures – A series of standalone cinematic horror games. Players will be challenged to explore and uncover each story with the knowledge that all their choices have consequences and all playable characters can live, any and all can die…

Man of Medan is the first game in The Dark Pictures anthology, bringing supernatural horror to the South Pacific. Five friends set sail on a holiday diving trip with a rumored WWII wreck to find. As the day unfolds and a storm rolls in, their
trip soon changes into something much more sinister. Who will live? Who will die? It’s down to you. Can you save them all?

A NEW TERRIFYING EXPERIENCE
Supermassive Games delivers a new, horrific narrative journey where you will have to confront your deepest fears.

CAN YOU SAVE THEM ALL?
All payable characters can live and all can die. The choices you make will decide their fate. Death could be just around the corner…

WHAT WILL YOU DO TO SURVIVE?
Each choice you make has a consequence which can mean life or death for your character. Will you keep your head whilst struggling to survive? What decisions will you make?

E3 2018: Soul Calibur VI Coming October 19th

Deluxe and Collector’s Editions detailed.

A brand new trailer for Soul Calibur VI has just dropped. It focuses on the game’s story mode, which features a timeline that characters traverse through at different moments. No more details on how progression works have been given, but we now know the game will debut on PS4, Xbox One and PC on October 19 this year.

The game’s Collector’s Edition features a 120-page artbook, the game’s Original Soundtrack, a 12″ Sophitia figure, a steelbook with an integrated soundbox that cites quotes from the game and of course the game itself.

The game’s Deluxe Edition includes the specified steelbook and soundtrack plus the game’s Season Pass including 3 character and 2 armor packs.

You can enjoy the story trailer and some screenshots below.

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E3 2018: Octopath Traveler Second Demo Out June 14

Progress from this demo will carry over to the full game.

During Nintendo’s E3 2018 Direct presentation, we learnt that Octopath Traveler will have yet another demo. This one, out June 14, will feature the first chapter of each of the 8 heroes you can choose from. What’s more, progress made in the demo will carry over to the full game once it comes out on July 13.

You can enjoy the game’s E3 2018 trailer below.

 

E3 2018: Fire Emblem Three Houses Announced, Coming Next Year

During Nintendo’s E3 2018 Direct presentation, a brand new Fire Emblem title was revealed. The game is called Fire Emblem Three Houses and it will debut on Nintendo Switch at some point during Spring 2019. Following Nintendo’s promise to deliver a Fire Emblem Switch title in 2018, the date announced today implies a delay has occurred. Nonetheless, the game looks rather impressive and we are sure to learn more about it in the coming days.

An overview of the game via Nintendo.

About

A brand-new Fire Emblem game with a new story and characters is coming to the Nintendo Switch system. The game takes place on Fodlan, where the Church of Seiros exercises great power over the land and its people. As the main character, the player must not only fight on the battlefield, but also can move the character freely and interact with other characters to build relationships and gather information at some parts. This turn-based tactical RPG will put new strategic twists on battling, with formations of troops supporting individual units on the battlefield. Do you have what it takes to survive and conquer in this brand-new Fire Emblem game?

Key Features

A traditional turn-based tactical RPG that puts new twists on strategic battling. Now when the player maneuvers a unit, formations of troops move with them and support them in battle.
In some parts, the player can move the main character freely, and interact with other characters, and gather information.
The game is set in a new world—Fodlan, where the Church of Seiros exercises great power over the land and people.
Your protagonist meets three main characters—Edelgard, Dimitri, and Claude—who play important roles in the story.

You can enjoy the announcement trailer and some screenshots from the game below.

 

E3 2018: Microsoft Establishes Close Relationship With 5 Studios

One notable presence in their ranks is Hellblade developer Ninja Theory.

At their E3 2018 media briefing, Microsoft made clear that they want to create the best place to play the best games. In the middle of the barrage of games premiered and presented, head of Xbox Phil Spencer announced that Microsoft Studios have acquired 5 new teams of creative developers to join their productive portfolio. The teams joining in are The Initiative, led by the former head of Crystal Dynamics; State of Decay developer Undead Labs; Forza Horizon creators Playground Games and Compulsion Games, the team behind We Happy Few.

The fifth and most notable studio in the list is Ninja Theory, who recently relased the critically acclaimed Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice.

We look forward to seeing the extent of this partnership and what it will bring to Xbox players.

E3 2018: Dying Light Gets a Sequel

3 years after the release of Dying Light, a sequel has been announced.

At Microsoft’s E3 2018 media briefing, Dying Light developer Techland announced a sequel is in the works, named Dying Light 2. People at Techland have labeled the game ‘a bold sequel’ in that a lot of changes will be made. One of those changes is the engine, which is brand new for the sequel. A 25-minute gameplay demo will debut at some point during E3 starting Tuesday.

Dying Light 2 will release on Xbox One, PS4 and PC at some point in 2019. You can enjoy the lengthy gameplay and reveal trailer below.

E3 2018: Ori and the Will of the Wisps Gets a Gameplay Trailer

The game looks dashing in brand new gameplay footage.

Ever since its reveal during Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference, we had not seen Ori and the Will of the Wisps so fans of the series were struggling to handle the thirst. Earlier today, during Microsoft’s E3 2018 press conference, a brand new trailer for the game debuted featuring a first look at the game’s thrilling gameplay and a sample of Gareth Coker’s work on the game’s soundtrack.

You can enjoy the trailer below.