10 December, 2013 | Hits:6
The holiday season is now firmly upon us and it’s time to kick your Christmas shopping into high gear. Chances are, with the way things are now, there’s at least one person on your shopping list who happens to be a gamer. While games are always an obvious choice to go with, our staff of gamers here on Cinelinx has come up with their own wish list of video game related Christmas gifts that should help you find the perfect...
09 December, 2013 | Hits:91
VGX was the new name of the Video Game Awards that Spike normally hosts annually to celebrate gaming. Spike, while a often dumbed down network, is one of the few networks to still host some video game coverage. However in terms of celebrating it every year, it’s often treated as something akin to a Frat party, despite offering some genuine thrills for gamers. VGX is without a doubt the worst attempt so far and it could possibly hurt gaming on...
09 December, 2013 | Hits:26
This past Saturday saw the first VGX show (spurring from Spike TV's Video Game Awards) and as before, a whole bunch of game trailers were shown off. Square Enix brought to the show brand new trailers for Thief and an announcement for the next-gen remake of Tomb Raider. In case you missed them over the weekend, or want to watch them again, we've got them for you here as well as a bunch of other details on the games!
09 December, 2013 | Hits:41
This morning Konami announced the release date for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, a so-called prologue to the full MGS V: The Phantom Pain which is still off somewhere in the (distant apparently) future. Fans of the franchise will get the chance to take on the role of Snake once again in March. Come inside to check out the just announced exclusive mission for Xbox One and 360.
09 December, 2013 | Hits:21
Nintendo was on hand at this year's VGX and while their announcement wasn't a brand new game as many had hoped, it's still kind of exciting for those fans of Donkey Kong Country and old-school style platformers. On top of giving the new game, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, an official release date they also announced a brand new playable character in Cranky Kong!
07 December, 2013 | Hits:299
Annual video game awards show change name, format, and broadcast exclusively online to show off amazing game footage, but is that enough?
05 December, 2013 | Hits:766
If you haven’t already, head over to our PS4 review to see what we think of the console itself. In the review we mentioned the PS4 controller needed an article on its own because there are lots of improvements and things to be talked about. Well let’s just say, the controller is finally a step up for the Dualshock, but it has one major drawback.
04 December, 2013 | Hits:49
Zen Pinball 2, one of the best virutal pinball gaming platforms out there (I can't stop playing their awesome Star Wars tables) is coming to the next generation PlayStation Console in a couple weeks with a pair of free tables, and the ability to download any table packs you've already purchased completely free! Come inside for all the details on when you can download this on your brand new system.
03 December, 2013 | Hits:74
PS4 has extended its record breaking streak to 2.1 million units.
02 December, 2013 | Hits:101
The latest news in the Metal Gear universe is that the latest game will be broken up into two parts. The first part, titled Ground Zeroes, will be released early next year for all availible consoles, including the Xbox One and PS4. Yet for some reason, next gen version of the game will not include a collectible disc.
02 December, 2013 | Hits:64
A brand new map add-on for Batman: Arkham Origins will be landing tomorrow and will put gamers in the role of Bruce Wayne (prior to donning the cowl), as he goes through the harsh training he endured to become Batman. Come inside to learn all about this new DLC and watch a trailer for it!
25 November, 2013 | Hits:148
A few rumors have been floating around over the last week that Warner Bros. next big LEGO video game would come in the form of an adaptation of the first two The Hobbit movies (An Unexpected Journey and Desolation of Smaug). This morning, TT Games and WB made it official by announcing LEGO The Hobbit coming to all platforms in 2014. Come inside to check out the official press release!
23 November, 2013 | Hits:210
Sony may be in the process of purchasing rights to Crash Bandicoot back from Activision.
21 November, 2013 | Hits:255
It’s time, time to put down everything we have to say about the PlayStation 4 into one review. Well if you want us to get to the point, PS4 is simply awesome and is every gamers dream. New sleek features make the PS4 everything the PS3 has ever hinted at come alive, and then adds even more to make it complete. Lets break down everything about the PS4 in this review!
20 November, 2013 | Hits:306
Whenever a new console comes out, it’s exciting and I love getting them on day one. Sure you have a few bugs and some lackluster launch titles, but it’s fun having something new. I’ve owned the past couple of PlayStation’s on launch and now that I've played around with the PS4, it's obvious that Sony's learned from the PS3's launch fumbles. I’m not talking entirely about supporting demand and lower prices, but from a gamer perspective it’s a better experience.
19 November, 2013 | Hits:125
For a game that takes a lot of heat all the time, they sure do a good job of selling it.
19 November, 2013 | Hits:186
Most gamers look forward to Spike TV's Video Game Awards if for nothing else other than the amazing game reveals they offer up. This year, the network is changing things up and launching VGX, a new multi-platform streaming event. While it's still essentially an Awards show, it'll break from tradition and offer up more gaming insights. Today, they've revealed the list of nominees in all of the categories. Come inside to check it out!
18 November, 2013 | Hits:96
The PS4 is currently the record holder for strongest single day launch in terms of units sold.