September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Harvest Moon creator Yasuhiro Wada plays a lot of Monster Hunter, and of all the series beasts, Rathalos is his favorite. Rathalos’ cool, aggressive nature makes it all the more exciting to hunt. In an interview with IGN, Wada said that with Little Dragons Cafe, Wada wanted to create a game where instead of dragons being the antagonist, players could be friends with a dragon they could admire. Little Dragons Cafe has only been out in the world for a few weeks, but Wada is already looking forward to potentially developing a sequel, and for good reason. About 70 percent…

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. It’s an exciting time to be an amiibo collector, with new Super Smash Bros., Shovel Knight, Splatoon, Mega Man, and Dark Souls figures all on the horizon. In total, Nintendo has announced nineteen amiibo that have yet to be released. Below, we’ve created a single destination where you can find everything you need to know about the upcoming sets, including all the available images and known release dates for each new amiibo. Mega Man 11 amiibo Release Date:…

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Fans who’ve been waiting years for Kingdom Hearts 3 won’t get to play the full game until next year, but they can at least experience some of its minigames right now. Square Enix has released an update to the Kingdom Hearts Union Cross mobile game, which brings the previously announced Kindom Hearts 3’s Classic Kingdom minigames. The minigames, which you can see in the gallery below, are modeled after portable LCD gaming systems from the ’80s. And there’s more reason for fans to play than just the intrinsic value of enjoying the minigames themselves. By playing Classic Kingdom in Kingdom Hearts…

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Talk show host and former Simpsons and SNL writer Conan O’Brien visited Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima’s studio while in Japan. Kojima shared pictures of the visit on his official Twitter account showing Conan getting a tour of the Kojima Productions facilities in Tokyo, Japan. Conan even doodled on the kitchen wall, asking “Can I have a job here?” Kojima noted in the tweet that the two men are the same age: 55-years old. It was good to meet Conan O’Brien again. He came to visit at Kojima Productions and was kind enough to sign on our kitchen wall. We…

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

We’re dropping into Fortnite on today’s IGN Plays Live to check out the game’s newest mode, The Getaway. So come join us as we stream two hours on Friday, September 7 from 1-3pm PT/4-6pm ET/9-11pm UK (Saturday, September 8 from 6-8am AET). As always, you can catch the action 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 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

While swinging around in Spider-Man on PS4, it’s hard not to notice Avengers Tower. But where are all of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in the game? We have some clues that may answer that very question. Warning: light spoilers for Spider-Man on PS4! When you take a picture of Avengers Tower for the first time as part of your side quest to photograph different Landmarks, you’re treated to a short but important bit of dialogue from Spider-Man: “Avengers Tower, so cool! Too bad they’re never around to use it. They’re on the west coast or something. Probably surfing.” Continue reading…Powered by…

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

“You’ve already played past the end of the official demo, but you can keep going if you’d like.” That’s when I knew I’d fallen in love with The Occupation, flaws and all. I’d spent the better part of an hour playing, and I didn’t even realize it until the developer tapped me on the shoulder. And then I kept going.The Occupation is going to be a tough sell I think. It’s complicated, it’s stressful, it’s buggy-sometimes-bordering-on-broken—and it’s probably the most inventive game I’ve demoed in 2018.Time is fleeting The watch is your friend. It’s also your enemy. In The Occupation,…

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Rockstar Games has slowly been doling out information about Red Dead Redemption 2 ahead of its October 26 release, including more specific story details. Speaking with THR, Rockstar San Diego Art Director Josh Bass and Rockstar North Director of Art Aaron Garbut finally let slip some details about the storyline that will revolve around Red Dead Redemption 2’s Van der Linde gang, which Rockstar recently revealed information about. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The Superior Spider-Man is about to have his own comic again, as Otto Octavius resumes his quest to prove he can be a better Spider-Man than Peter Parker. Marvel Comics revealed the news via Comicbook.com today. The new ongoing series will be written by Christos Gage and drawn by Mike Hawthorne, with covers by Travis Charest. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

September 7, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Microsoft has scheduled an event in New York City on Oct. 2, where the company is expected to release new Surface devices.Officially, the event is scheduled to update journalists on “how Microsoft is continuing to think about empowering every person on the planet to achieve more.” But it’s expected to include the launch of one and probably multiple Surface devices—though not a Surface phone. It also may include some updates to Microsoft’s services, almost certainly including the Windows 10 October 2018 Update.While competitors like Apple, Dell, and HP tend to update their flagship notebook lines on an annual basis, Microsoft…