Persona 5 Review

In stark contrast to the slow burn of epic-length cutscenes that greet you in previous Persona games, Persona 5 starts its long journey with a bang by throwing you directly into a fast-paced foot chase through a vibrant, stylized Tokyo casino. That’s a bold move, and it’s emblematic of the…

Blizzard Overhauls Heroes of the Storm in 2.0 Update

Heroes of the Storm will update and overhaul its leveling and reward systems – as well as add a new character – in an update significant enough for Blizzard to dub it “Heroes of the Storm 2.0”. The MOBA will now feature no level cap for either player or hero…

Rocket League Dev on Game's Growth, Future Plans

One of the biggest challenges facing Rocket League developer Psyonix, according to the studio’s Vice President Jeremy Dunham, is keeping up with the pace of the game’s rapid growth. “It’s sort of a race, to grow the company at a rate somewhat comparable to how fast the game is growing,”…

Watch Dogs 2's Multiplayer DLC Will Now Be Free

Showd0wn, Watch Dog 2’s multiplayer mode, will be available for free across all platforms from April 17, 2017. Showd0wn – described as an “endgame challenge for experienced players” on the Ubisoft blog – will offer three competitive matches: Steal the HDD, a King of the Hill-style match called Doomload, and a…

Shadowverse: Talking Tempest of the Gods with Cygames

I’ve had a blast playing Shadowverse over the last year. Developed by Tokyo-based Cygames (a studio well-known in Japan for its hits Rage of Bahamut and Granblue Fantasy) this anime-infused card game takes cues from Magic the Gathering and Hearthstone, but is ultimately gratifyingly unique. That’s partly because of its…