December 10, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Patapon 2 Remastered has been announced for PlayStation 4. According to PlayStation Blog, the sequel to the rhythm-based 2D platformer be released for PS4 sometime in 2018. This remastered port will feature 4K support on PS4 Pro, brand new mini-games, new Patapon types and evolutions, and 8 drum rhythms. Players will also be able to create their own Patapon Hero. Patapon 2 Remastered screenshot, via PS Blog.Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

December 10, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

The almost entirely sparse and dull content of Curse of Osiris for Destiny 2 makes it one of the most disappointing Destiny additions to date. It includes a brief two- to three-hour campaign with a hollow story, a tiny public space with little to do, and two new multiplayer maps (three on PlayStation 4). Its only saving grace is the fantastic Raid Lair activity, which offers real challenges, unique puzzles, and high-level loot. The unexciting campaign takes you inside the new Infinite Forest area of Mercury (when you’re not completing a fetch quest on one of the existing destinations) and…

December 9, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

At MechCon tonight, developer Piranha Games announced that MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries will release in December 2018. It was also announced that the game will have full mod support integrated with the Steam Workshop and up to four-player co-op. It’s been 17 years since MechWarrior 4, making this one hotly anticipated. Piranha told us that MechWarrior Online fans have been waiting for a campaign experience, and that they want this game to fill that role. In the campaign, you will take command of a mercenary crew, picking randomized missions across different planets while also following a main quest line as you…

December 9, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

During today’s The Last of Us, Part II panel at PSX 2017 moderated by Hannah Hart, director and writer Neil Druckmann, along with co-writer Halley Gross, as well as Ashley Johnson, Troy Baker, and several other members of the voice cast, discussed Naughty Dog’s highly anticipated sequel. Baker and Johnson kicked off the panel with a musical performance, which you can watch below: Speaking to the game’s story and whether or not Joel or Ellie might die, Druckmann teased “no one is safe, not even .” He said, like Uncharted 4, they wanted to raise the stakes for The Last of…

December 9, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

After releasing an eerie 30 second teaser during Thursday night’s Video Game Awards, FromSoftware quickly drummed up fan speculation as to what their next game might be. While Hidetaka Miyazaki, President of From and all around Souls guru, has stated multiple times that he’s uninterested in revisiting the Souls series for the time being, that doesn’t necessarily rule it out entirely. Here are our best guesses as to what “Shadows Die Twice.” might actually be pointing to. CHECK OUT THE TEASER ABOVE BEFORE MOVING ON. Remember Shadow Tower? Of course you don’t. That’s because Shadow Tower is the deepest of…

December 9, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Today at PSX 2017, Sucker Punch discussed its upcoming PlayStation 4 game Ghost of Tsushima. During a panel, hosted by IGN’s Brian Altano, creative director Nate Fox, along with art director Jason Connell, animation director Billy Harper, and associate producer Ryuhei Katami shed light on the creation of the stunning reveal trailer that was shown in October at Paris Games Week. Harper said he thinks the biggest challenge in crafting the trailer was “trying to find the voice of each character,” noting “one of the largest characters is the world.” Katami noted that they had a team in Japan who helped to make sure the trailer’s…

December 9, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

As part of the game’s re-reveal ahead of a 2018 release, Media Molecule has offered some details about Dreams’ main story mode, its creation tools, and the social aspects including in the creation-focused game. Media Molecule’s Alex Evans, Siobhan Reddy, and Mark Healey joined Double Fine’s Tim Schafer on stage during PSX 2017 to explain what exactly players can expect from the narrative in a game so focused on user-generated content. Dreams will feature three intertwined stories, which gave the developers the ability to explore different genres and gameplay ideas rather than sticking to just one. The story will focus…