October 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

For anyone unfamiliar, Pokemon is an easy series to underestimate. On the surface, it’s bright, cute, and basically the opposite of what a lot of people think when they hear “competitive multiplayer” or “deep RPG.” But as any experienced player will tell you, the core Pokemon series is full of elements like breeding, hidden abilities, and a ton of other factors that require meticulous stat tracking and battle strategies. For that reason, Pokemon: Let’s Go is designed as an entry point for kids and new players. Normally, those people might pick up a traditional Pokemon game expecting something simple and…

October 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

You’ll be spending a long time with Arthur Morgan it seems, as a new report says the game’s story will be roughly 60 hours long. Vulture, following an interview with Rockstar’s Dan Houser, reports that 5 hours of content were recently cut from the game, which stood at 65 hours long. The report also includes the detail that protagonist Arthur will have a love interest in the course of the game. The dropped content included a second romantic plot, but Houser explains that “we decided one of them didn’t work”. Other missions were also subject to cuts, including “a mission on a…

October 13, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. This week we’re discussing next-gen consoles, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Rockstar, and more. Watch the video above or download the podcast below. Download Game Scoop! Episode 501 Or subscribe in iTunes and never miss an episode. Subscribe to the Game Scoop! YouTube channel and never miss a video.Powered by WPeMatico

October 12, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

An Eevee-themed Pokémon crossover event has begun in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. The Poké Ball Scavenger Hunt event includes an Eevee costume, a variety of Poké Ball furniture and decorations, and will last until October 23. The Poké Ball Scavenger Hunt has begun! Start combing the campsite and collecting Poké Balls. You can use them to craft adorable Eevee-themed furniture and clothing items. Happy hunting, campers! #PocketCamp pic.twitter.com/BGZrB73488 — Isabelle (@animalcrossing) October 12, 2018 Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

October 12, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Like clockwork, the Call of Duty franchise has been a fixture of the first-person shooter genre with yearly installments for over a decade. And every year, the debate over which games in the series have stood the test of time rages on. So our in-office Call of Duty fans have once again pooled their collective thoughts to decide which entries deserve to be in the Top 10 spot. This list is not based on IGN reviews scores, but they have been taken into consideration (check them all out in the slideshow below) along with overall quality, lasting impact, cultural influence,…

October 12, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Plug and play retro consoles have come a long way. We still have the simple consoles with the composite video cables you can buy pretty much anywhere, but the NES Classic introduced a whole new class or boutique, collector-quality retro consoles that output through an HDMI cable. The fact the original mini, the NES Classic, was so hard to find for so long, and eventually inspired a second, much more plentiful run, shows there is enormous demand for…