November 18, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. This wee we’re discussing the PS4’s fifth birthday, Prima Games shutting down, Streets of Rage, and more. Watch the video above or download the podcast below. Download Game Scoop! Episode 506 Or subscribe in iTunes and never miss an episode. Subscribe to the Game Scoop! YouTube channel and never miss a video.Powered by WPeMatico

November 17, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Welcome, Battlefield fans! This year, we’ve broken up the review into its single-player and multiplayer components to give fans of each style of play a better idea of what’s up. This review covers only the multiplayer mode – read the single-player review here, and stand by for the overall Battlefield V review, coming soon. With all of the development muscle behind EA DICE’s massive shooter, I didn’t expect going in that playing Battlefield V’s multiplayer would feel so much like discovering a very promising early access game. It appears that there’s a sizeable number of modes and major bug fixes…

November 17, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. If there’s one card in the current competitive Pokemon scene that could be agreed upon as the most powerful of them all, it would be Tapu Lele-GX. Though it might not look like much to the uninitiated, the combination of its Supporter-searching ability, dependable colorless-energy attack, and lack of weakness make it so strong that it’s a must-have for virtually every deck. Most players use at least one copy, but it’s not uncommon to see multiple copies in a…

November 16, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Today brought some unexpected but very welcome news for fans of Netflix’s Castlevania animated series. As showrunner Adi Shankar revealed exclusively to IGN’s Jacki Jing, work has begun on a Devil May Cry animated series that will exist as part of a shared multiverse with Castlevania. Suddenly, two of the biggest franchises in the gaming world have become intertwined. While at first glance these might seem like very random pairings of AAA franchises, there’s actually a lot of potential in linking Castlevania and Devil May Cry. Here’s how we think these two shows will connect with each other and begin…

November 16, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

IGN can confirm that an animated-series adaptation of Capcom’s popular video game franchise, Devil May Cry, is in the works. The series will be developed by Castlevania executive producer Adi Shankar. Shankar, in an exclusive interview with IGN’s Jacki Jing, also revealed that his Devil May Cry series “will join Castlevania in what we’re now calling the bootleg multiverse.” While Shankar didn’t give us any specifics in terms of what this all means for the series’ overall story, he did inform us that he “acquired these (Devil May Cry) rights myself so the jabronis in Hollywood don’t f*** this one…

November 16, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

A recent rumor suggests that Microsoft is considering a new Xbox One SKU that removes the disc drive as a cost-reducing measure. As reported by Thurrott, this console would very much be part of the Xbox One family of devices and not the next-generation group of hardware that could compose Scarlett. This rumored Xbox One is expected to be released sometime in 2019, possibly as early as spring, and sell for $200 or less. The rumor also maintains that any Scarlet consoles would end up coming later, sometime in 2020. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico