June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Due to the ongoing legal disputes over the Friday the 13th franchise, Friday the 13th: The Game will receive no future content. This news comes from an official forum post from the game’s co-creator Wes Keltner, who said of the issue: “Development on games can’t just pause indefinitely and pick back up again; it doesn’t work that way. We can’t keep building content that may never see the light of day. We can’t either. We can’t add any content, whatsoever. Nada.” The legal dispute in question is complicated, involving the original film’s scriptwriter, the 1976 Copyright Act and the future proceedings…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Legendary Pokemon Regice will be available in Pokemon Go starting today. According to Pokemon Go’s official site, Regice will begin spawning in raids today and will remain in the game until 1:00 PM Pacific Time on July 19. Regice will be followed by Legendary Pokemon Regirock and Registeel later this summer. Regice is the sixth Legendary Pokemon to appear from generation 3, following Groudon, Kyogre, Rayquaza, and Latios and Latias in the last few months. Once Regice, Regirock and Registeel are all released, this will mean every Legendary Pokemon from generation three has been added to Pokemon Go, though the…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Flip Grip is a new accessory on Kickstarter that’s designed to allow the Nintendo Switch to be played in vertical mode while playing the system on the go. On Kickstarter, accessory and apparel retailer Fangamer has outlined its solution to vertical gaming on the Switch. By flipping the Switch by 90 degrees, a whole host of games become much more accessible to play, including Ikaruga, Gunbird and more. The project is being helmed by Jeremy Parish of the Retronauts podcast and hardware engineer Mike Choi. Fangamer has finished designing and prototyping the product, but in order to execute manufacturing and ensure…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. This week we’re who had the best single-player lineup at E3, which includes a lot of Cyberpunk, Anthem, and PlayStation. Watch the video above or download the podcast below. Download Game Scoop! Episode 488 Or subscribe in iTunes and never miss an episode. Subscribe to the Game Scoop! YouTube channel and never miss a video.Powered by WPeMatico

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The official Overwatch Twitter account posted a six-second video clip Thursday, potentially teasing either its 28th hero or a new map. The short video shows off a dimly lit alley, most notably featuring a series of tattered posters, the most center of which depicts a monkey and a dog space suits. The text below them reads “no bots,” and a separate poster to the right advertises Horizon Lunar Colony. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit now has global release dates. Developer Dontnod Entertainment tweeted today that the free Life Is Strange sequel will release June 25 in North America and Europe and June 26 in Australia. Captain Spirit was first announced last week during Microsoft’s E3 media showcase. Set three years after Life Is Strange, Captain Spirit tells the story of a 10-year-old boy named Chris who either is or believes he is the titular superhero — it’s not clear which is the case. Although Chris is new to the series, the choices players make for him will affect the events…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The fanbase for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds isn’t happy. Yesterday, the PUBG Corp. revealed PUBG would get its first Event Pass this Friday on PC with the new map Sanhok. The Event Pass will be a timed event in which players can earn limited-edition customization items. If it sounds a lot like Fortnite’s Battle Pass, that’s because it is. And like Fortnite’s Battle Pass, PUBG’s Event Pass will cost $10. But there’s been a backlash to the Event Pass. On social media and Reddit, fans have blasted the game’s developers for what they see as greedy business practices and failing to deliver an improved…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Three Fields Entertainment, led by Criterion Games founders Alex Ward and Fiona Sperry, has announced Danger Zone 2 and Dangerous Driving. Both titles will be arriving on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One and look to be spiritual successors to the beloved Burnout franchise. Danger Zone 2, sequel to 2017’s Danger Zone, allows players to take their crashing antics out of the “Test Area” of the first game and onto public roads, including “the Freeways of the USA, the Motorways of the UK and the Autovias of Spain.” Furthermore, There will be “23 of the world’s most notorious accident blackspots…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Fans of the infamously challenging Bloodborne and Dark Souls games won’t have to worry about developer FromSoftware going easy on them with its next game. In fact, it turns out Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is likely to be even more difficult than those games. “We think the level of enjoyment is going to really vary and be very broad from player to player,” FromSoftware president Hidetaka Miyazaki told GameSpot. “If you are that player who likes to take their time and carefully piece things together and learn the enemies’ weaknesses and positioning, and observe everything, you’re going to have a…

June 21, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Death Stranding fans have discovered a secret message in the E3 trailer that may offer further clues about the game. Polygon reports that an image from the newest Death Stranding trailer links back to a music video for the song Give Me An Answer. Lindsay Wagner’s Death Stranding character is wearing a coded Quipu necklace.Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico