A serene view from Just Cause 3. Of course, Rico will likely take over the chopper in the next minute or so and drop it on the heads of several panicking soldiers. All in a day's work. The picture's part of a batch of 21 new screenshots recently sent out by Square Enix—you can find the other 20 below. » 12/12/14 8:30am 12/12/14 8:30am

Reminder: There's Going To Be a Mad Max Game, Too

One of the biggest hits at this year's Comic-Con International was the fresh look at Mad Max: Fury Road, the new take on George Miller's classic dystopian opus. With all the buzz around the new trailer, it's a good time to remind ourselves that there's going to be a game set in the same grungy future wasteland. » 7/29/14 5:14pm 7/29/14 5:14pm

The Insane Just Cause 2 Multiplayer Will Soon Be Even More Insane

The ridiculous mod that allows folks to play with each other in Just Cause 2's map has always been wild, but now the enterprising people behind it are continuing to add features that will expand upon the madness. » 3/08/14 12:30pm 3/08/14 12:30pm

A Love Letter To One Of The Most Beautiful Game Worlds

In case you've forgotten just how gorgeous Just Cause 2's Panau Islands look, YouTuber ultrabrilliant is back with an amazing clip in which he revisits all the memorable locations of this amazing open world. » 8/30/13 9:30am 8/30/13 9:30am

Now that the Mad Max game is going to have an Australian-accented star, who's it going to be? One man has already put his hand up: Mel Gibson's brother (and professional voice actor) Donal. Who like Mel isn't actually Australian, but having spent time here growing up can do the accent pretty damn well. » 7/25/13 1:30am 7/25/13 1:30am

An Hour Inside Disney Infinity's Toy Box Was Not Enough

As my hour with Disney Infinity's Toy Box mode at the San Diego Comic-Con came to a close, producer John Vignocchi had dressed up The Incredibles' Dash in the wings from 1981's Condorman and was attempting to recreate the movie's flight scene. » 7/24/13 9:00am 7/24/13 9:00am

Mad Max’s First Gameplay Trailer Looks Hopeless, in a Good Way

The thing about the Mad Max movies is that it looks like somebody already tried to save the world and failed at it. And what we see are the terrible remains. The newest trailer for Avalanche Studios’ Mad Max puts its headbutting, car-combat action smack dab in the middle of that world. Thank goodness. Granted, it's… » 7/15/13 10:20am 7/15/13 10:20am

Today Is A G'Day: Mad Max Will Have Aussie Protagonist After All

When Stephen saw it or, rather, heard it, Mad Max's characters had no Australian accents and developers Avalanche Studios had no plans to include them, upsetting Mad Max devotees of all national origins. That posture has been officially reversed. » 7/02/13 3:30pm 7/02/13 3:30pm

The New Mad Max Game Will Be Vast, Violent and Not Sound Australian

I detected nary an Australian accent from the characters in the new Mad Max game that made its surprise debut at E3 earlier this week. There will be no Australian voices, one of the game's creators told me. OK. At least Max's steering wheel's on the right. What else have they got here? » 6/26/13 10:40am 6/26/13 10:40am

The Just Cause Guys Are Making A Mad Max Game

Avalanche Studios, the developers of the Just Cause series, are making a Mad Max game. We don't know much about it, since only a short clip and logo was shown, but if you remember a few months back some blurry teaser images were shown which suggest the game is basically a post-apocalyptic Just Cause. With Australians. » 6/10/13 10:42pm 6/10/13 10:42pm

Developer Says Its Wii U Dev Kits Are "Collecting Dust"

Those hoping for a Just Cause game - or any game from developers Avalanche - on the Wii U had better not hold their breath, because while the studio is in possession of some development kits for Nintendo's console, it's certainly not using them. » 5/08/13 11:30pm 5/08/13 11:30pm

Just Cause Devs Nearly Made A Star Wars Game

Ah, what could have been. In the wake of EA and Disney's blockbuster deal to make new Star Wars games, the developers of the Just Cause series have come out and said that, a few years back, they came very close to making a game for former owners Lucasarts. » 5/08/13 12:30am 5/08/13 12:30am

This Teased Image Sure Looks Like Just Cause 3

You know what game was a lot of fun? Just Cause 2. But as delightful as it was, it had more than its share of flaws. So, you know what game will probably be really fun? Just Cause 3. And this image shared by Avalanche head Christofer Sundberg on Instagram suuuure looks like a new Just Cause game. » 2/27/13 5:00pm 2/27/13 5:00pm

A Blurry Tease For What Might Be Just Cause 3

Avalanche, the Swedish team behind the Just Cause series, are currently working on three games. Two are licensed properties, while the other, code-named "Project Mamba", is likely to be a new Just Cause game. » 2/13/13 11:30pm 2/13/13 11:30pm

Just Cause 2 PC Players Can Get a Taste of That Sweet Fan-Made…

So, you've read all about the ambitious multiplayer add-on that that a group of modders has been working on for the PC release of Avalanche's hit sandbox action game. You've seen the insane stuntsand unscripted chaos, and said to yourself, "Man, I want me some of that." » 9/07/12 8:00pm 9/07/12 8:00pm

A Guy Tried to Get His Girlfriend to Play A Video Game. Here’s Why It…

So you're lucky. Your significant other wants to sit down and play a game. And not just any game, either. The title that's piqued interest is Just Cause 2, Avalanche Studio's stunt-tastic open-world shooter. But Reddit user rfry11 found his lady love stymied by what he says are poor design choices and bad tutorials… » 5/08/12 11:00am 5/08/12 11:00am

Just Cause Studio Says 'Intelligence' Points to Next-Gen Consoles in…

We'll have plenty of time to scrimp, save and perhaps land a second job to afford the next generation of video game consoles. Avalanche Studios, creators of Just Cause and the forthcoming Renegade Ops, believe 2014 is when we'll get them. » 6/20/11 8:30pm 6/20/11 8:30pm

Just Cause Creators Go Downloadable With Renegade Ops

Avalanche Studios unveils Renegade Ops, a downloadable vehicle-based action game with up to four-players battling to save the world from terrorists. Renegade Ops is coming to the PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 later this year from Sega. » 3/30/11 12:50pm 3/30/11 12:50pm

The Difference Between A Pinata Kill And A Hang Kill

I played Just Cause 2 today, the "sandbox Rambo" game others at Kotaku have raved about. My "Rambo," named Rico, got killed by ninjas, but not before I learned some new terms and laws of physics. » 2/25/10 3:00pm 2/25/10 3:00pm