September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

How many tombs could a Tomb Raider raid if a Tomb Raider could raid tombs? Beats us, but we do know that IGN has reviewed a whole lot of Tomb Raider games in the past two decades. As you can see in the slideshow below, there’s been no shortage of adventures by everyone’s favorite gender-swapped Indiana Jones knockoff, and she’s had more than her fair share of ups and downs. Take a look and let us know which ones you remember as being awesome and which as… less so. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The third chapter of the rebooted saga is almost here, but if you want to get an early look at the first two hours of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, we’ve got you covered. Join Daemon and Ryan on Tuesday, September 11 from 1-3pm PT/4-6pm ET/9-11pm UK (Saturday, September 12 from 6-8am AET) and catch the action live. As always, you can watch right here on the front page of IGN.com, or you can find us on YouTube, Twitch, and Mixer. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Marvel’s Spider-Man is now available, and with it has come a special edition PS4 Pro, as well as a collector’s edition including a spoiler-y statue. In addition to those editions being available, IGN was provided a copy of a very limited edition, and unavailable for purchase, Spider-Man bundle, packaged in a gorgeous red and white box that highlights both Insomniac Games’ Spider-Man adventure and their Spidey’s place within Spider-Man history. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The newest trailer for Pokemon: Let’s Go! Pikachu and Pokemon: Let’s Go! Eevee revealed a replacement for HMs and ride Pokemon, along with additional exclusive moves for both partner Pokemon, Pikachu and Eevee. Specifically, new “Secret Techniques,” will replace the original HMs and the more recent Ride Pokemon system. Much like HMs, Secret Techniques grant Pokemon the ability to overcome obstacles to help you get around. Chop Down cuts down trees in your way, Sea Skim lets you surf on water, and Sky Dash replaces Fly as a form of fast travel between cities. Sky Dash might look a little…

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

According to a project administrator working on Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, FromSoftware is aiming to include Japanese audio in every version of the game. Chief project administrator Bob Simpson, who works in translation and interpretation, replied to a fan on Twitter who asked if European players could use the game’s native Japanese audio with English subtitles. Simpson responded “The plan is to have JP audio as an option in every version.” The plan is to have JP audio as an option in every version. — Bob Simpson (@bobiodon) September 10, 2018 Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

While PlayStation 4 owners around the world celebrate the release of Marvel’s Spider-Man, Insomniac’s open-world game could have just as easily featured another Marvel character. In this month’s episode of IGN Unfiltered, Ryan McCaffrey sat down with Insomniac CEO Ted Price to discuss how the team got the opportunity to make a game featuring everyone’s favorite wall-crawler. Be sure to check out the preview clip above, in which Price talks about the studio’s decision-making process. “Connie Booth, who is a great friend, and also one of our partners at Sony, was down at Insomniac,” Price said, “and she said to…

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

With so many new games and movies coming out, it can be hard to keep up. Lucky for you, IGN is here to help with a weekly round-up of the biggest releases each and every week. Check out the latest releases for this week, and be sure to come back next Monday for a new update. Note: The prices and deals compiled below are accurate at the time we published this story, but all are subject to change. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Insomniac’s Spider-Man has swung its way to the top of the UK sales charts. Not only was Spider-Man the best-selling game of last week – despite only being out for two days – but it’s the fastest-selling game of the year in the UK, reports GamesIndustry.biz. Far Cry 5 previously held the distinction of being 2018’s fastest-selling game, making Spider-Man’s accomplishment all the more impressive considering Far Cry 5 launched on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Spider-Man is a PlayStation 4 exclusive, and it blew away the year’s previous best-selling exclusive, the PlayStation 4’s God of War, by nearly twice as…

September 10, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Want to get an early look at Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s upcoming battle royale mode? Come hang out with us as we livestream our initial reactions to it as we dive into the Blackout beta on IGN Plays Live. The action begins on Monday, September 10 from 10am-12pm PT/1-3pm ET/8-10pm UK (Tuesday, September 11 from 3-5am AET), right here on the front page of IGN.com, or on YouTube, Twitch, or Mixer. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico