DC's Infinite Crisis Has Officially Launched. Let's Play. [All Done!]

After an eternity in beta, Turbine's DC Comics-based MOBA has officially launched, complete with its own Steam page and everything. How about a celebratory stream? » 3/26/15 10:21pm Thursday 10:21pm

The PS4's China Launch Might Have Been Delayed due to Region Locking

Like the Xbox One months before it, Sony's PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita have been delayed in China until further notice. The reasoning behind the delay? Sony needs to resubmit its business plans to the Chinese government. » 1/14/15 6:40am 1/14/15 6:40am

In China, The Xbox One Is Now $80 Cheaper

Microsoft's Xbox One has had a pretty rough time in China. Despite good early sales, the system is having problems, and now with the looming PlayStation 4, Microsoft and its retail vendors have resorted to dropping the price of the console. » 12/15/14 7:00am 12/15/14 7:00am

Poised At The Dark Portal, Awaiting Warlords Of Draenor

As players on European servers prepare to pass through a very different Dark Portal than they did in 2007's Burning Crusade expansion, North American players gather in the Blasted Lands, awaiting late-night entry into World of Warcraft's fifth expansion, Warlords of Draenor. » 11/12/14 5:00pm 11/12/14 5:00pm

People in China Actually Lined Up for the Xbox One

I'll be the first to admit it: I didn't expect it to happen. But now, Microsoft has proven me wrong. The Xbox One is China's first official video game console in 14 years and, as of today, it is officially on sale. » 9/29/14 7:30am 9/29/14 7:30am

You Shouldn't Give Up On Destiny Just Yet

Win three Hearthstone matches, get an epic World of Warcraft mount. The easiest epic mount ever, or the hardest? That's all up to your collectible card gaming skills. Hearthstone is now playable by everyone for free, right here. » 3/12/14 9:00am 3/12/14 9:00am

PlayStation 4 Will Cost $1,850 in Brazil

And we thought Argentina had it bad. In Brazil, the land of high video game import taxes, PlayStation fans will have to shell out 3,999 Brazilian Real for Sony's next console come November 29. That's roughly $1,850 USD. Ouch. » 10/17/13 12:30pm 10/17/13 12:30pm

Skylanders: Swap Force Buyers' Guide: What You Need, What You Don't

You would think that on the third installment of Activision's highly-successful toys-meets-games series they'd give folks the option to just buy the game by itself. Ha ha! We're not getting off that easy. » 10/12/13 10:30pm 10/12/13 10:30pm

Not a Fun Message to See in a SimCity Game

All of the apprehension fans of the series have exhibited over the prospect of a SimCity game requiring an internet connection to play, justified in a single message in the top-left corner of my screen. » 3/05/13 5:15pm 3/05/13 5:15pm

SimCity Launch Plagued by Locked Games, Download Issues and Server…

This morning at 12:01 AM Eastern time, my copy of the SimCity digital deluxe version unlocked in EA's Origin service. For the next 20 minutes I experienced download failures, until finally the game began to come down the pipes. While it updated I napped, and when I woke at 3:30 AM the game was ready to play.… » 3/05/13 9:20am 3/05/13 9:20am

Wizardry Online Launches. Prepare to Die, Permanently.

The free-to-play massively multiplayer online extension of one of the world's oldest role-playing game franchises is now live in North America, luring players to its servers with the sweet embrace of permadeath. How long will you survive Wizardry Online? » 1/30/13 7:15pm 1/30/13 7:15pm

The Grinns Tale Launches, Charming the Pants Off of Everybody

Nexon's free-to-play social RPG The Grinns Tale, which I crowed about a few weeks back, officially launches today. Here's the opening movie. Yes, a social game with an elaborate opening movie. It's also got some interesting stats. » 11/06/12 10:55am 11/06/12 10:55am

How the Wii Pulled Off a Hassle-Free MMO Roll Out

Yesterday marked the release of Dragon Quest X » 8/03/12 7:00am 8/03/12 7:00am, the newest title in one of Japan's most phenomenally popular series. But not only is this a new game, it's also an MMORPG.

This is Only a Launch Trailer for Heroes of Ruin If You're in Europe

Square Enix's four-way online multiplayer Diablo-esque action role-playing game Heroes of Ruin is out today in Europe and the UK for the 3DS, so they can enjoy this launch trailer. North Americans are free to ignore this until next month. » 6/15/12 5:15pm 6/15/12 5:15pm

The Game That Got Me Excited About the PlayStation Move Quietly Arrives

Nearly two years ago at E3 2010, Sony showed off a game that demonstrated the true potential the PlayStation Move. Today it quietly slips onto retail shelves. Anyone excited for Sorcery? » 5/22/12 9:00am 5/22/12 9:00am

Grab a Drink, Light a Smoke, and Watch the Max Payne 3 Launch Trailer

Max Payne is so very emo. Or is that noir? Is noir just emo with more smoking, drinking, and guns? The answers to these questions and more will probably not be revealed on May 15. I'll be too busy playing Max Payne 3 » 5/10/12 12:00pm 5/10/12 12:00pm anyway.

Geralt Makes "Rated M for Mature" Sound So Sexy

The Witcher 2: Assassin's of Kings' hero doesn't get laid all the time for nothing. In this launch trailer for the Xbox 360 edition of the game, Geralt of Rivia warns of mature content in a way that'll have your parents purchasing the game for themselves. » 4/13/12 1:15pm 4/13/12 1:15pm

Let's Get All Prettied Up for the SoulCalibur V Launch

SoulCalibur V is in stores today across the U.S., where players are a lot less likely to dress up as a whip-wielding Ivy or Ezio Auditore de Firenze than the special gamers inhabiting the world of the SoulCalibur V launch trailer. » 1/31/12 8:30am 1/31/12 8:30am

Now That It's Out in Japan, How Do You Feel About the PlayStation Vita?

With our Japanese correspondent Brian Ashcraft waist-deep in the Japanese Vita launch, commenter Mykalt45 wonders if you folks think it's a worthy purchase, or purely in "3DS territory". » 12/19/11 11:20am 12/19/11 11:20am