May 23, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Sunset Overdrive could be coming to PC following its exclusive debut on Xbox One. A listing for ‘Sunset Overdrive PC’ was spotted by Twitter user Nibellion on the Korean Game Ratings Board. Roughly translated, the application for the rating was made by ‘Microsoft Corporation Korea’. “Sunset Overdrive PC” has popped up on the Korean Game Ratings Board website https://t.co/uSXmFYFyBP pic.twitter.com/LpDWwD4PXE — Nibel (@Nibellion) May 23, 2018 Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

May 23, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Take Two CEO, Strauss Zelnick, has promised that Red Dead Redemption 2 won’t suffer any further delays and is on track for its October release. “Hand on heart, it’s October 26,” Zelnick assured Mad Money host Jim Cramer, telling him that the entire team at Rockstar team is on track for the latest release date of the upcoming game. Rockstar is a subsidiary of Take Two. The title was initially scheduled for a fall 2017 release but was pushed back to a spring 2018 release this time last year, with Rockstar explaining that the extra time was needed “to deliver the best…

May 23, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The PlayStation 4’s DualShock 4 controller is the best-selling gamepad of all time when it comes to dollar sales. Sony’s recent NPD revealed the news, stating: “The PlayStation 4 DualShock 4 Wireless Controller Black is now the all-time best-selling Gamepad in dollar sales.” Note that this doesn’t necessarily mean the DualShock 4 has sold the greatest number of units of any controller. The statement also singles out the standard black controller, not taking into account total controller sales figures from any other console it’s up against. While the console itself is entering the final phase of its life cycle according to Sony…

May 23, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Update: Nintendo UK has responded to our request for comment, saying there are no plans to release this bundle in its region. “This is in Japan only. We have no plans to release this in our region. Different regions make different decisions based on a variety of factors.” Nintendo Japan has announced a new, cheaper Switch bundle that only includes the base unit, two Joy-Con and wrist straps. Detailed on the Nintendo Japan website, the handheld-focused bundle comes in at ¥5,000 (around $45 USD / £33 / $60 AUD) cheaper than the original Switch bundle. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

May 22, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Since its release, I’ve been sinking a considerable amount of time into Uppercut Games’ City of Brass. I recently caught up with Ed Orman and Andrew James, the game designer and art director respectively, who let us in on their top tips for players looking to improve their runs. If you’re not caught up on the Arabian Nights-inspired first person rogue-lite, be sure to check out our five cool things video or our IGN Happy Hour chat with the devs, but for now, here are some crucial tips from the devs help you reach the heart of the City of…

May 22, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is a turn-based strategy adventure game, and Donkey Kong has been patiently waiting for his turn to join in on the action. So, get ready to go bananas with DK as a playable hero in the up-and-coming single-player DLC. When Ubisoft began work on Donkey Kong as a playable character for Kingdom Battle they knew they had an opportunity to play around with some exciting new abilities. So, they gave him some fun new tricks that add an entirely new layer of strategy to an already superb tactics game. Some battle maps have special platforms…

May 22, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

According to sales figures released by analysts at The NPD Group, Sony’s God of War and PlayStation 4 were the best selling game and the best selling console for last month. God of War “achieved the highest ever launch month dollar sales,” for a PlayStation exclusive, according to NPD. April was a good month for the PlayStation platform, with software sales for PS4 settings “an all-time April high” for any console since NPD began tracking game software in 1995. In terms of “dollar sales,” the PS4 Pro 1TB Limited Edition God of War bundle was the top earner for April, while…

May 22, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Hideo Kojima has confirmed a new Death Stranding trailer will be shown at this year’s E3, and his latest tease has fans searching for hidden meaning in a bed of moss. The teaser image, posted by Kojima on Twitter, is presumably an in-engine screenshot from Death Stranding’s upcoming E3 trailer. Alongside the photo (seen below) Kojima wrote, “+1 on the T-minus 3 weeks. #E32018” and “Decima×Kojima=DS.” Kojima’s latest Death Stranding teaseContinue reading…Powered by WPeMatico