Why The Gears of War People Decided to Make Fortnite Less Dark

There are things that go bump in the night in Epic Games' next title. Fortnite is like many games put into one, but at its crux it's a survival, building game. So when the monsters start coming out, you've hopefully constructed some safe ground to defend against them. » 9/05/12 2:00pm 9/05/12 2:00pm

Dead Island: Riptide's Zombies Will Pull You Off Of Your Boat

Dead Island was a great game. It had its problems, sure, but there was something particularly wonderful about Techland's open-world, survival horror, melee-focused game. » 9/04/12 5:00pm 9/04/12 5:00pm

PAX Attendees Trade in Bottle Caps for an Engagement Ring At Bethesda's…

Two PAX attendees in Fallout » 9/04/12 9:30am 9/04/12 9:30am cosplay thought they might be able to trade in months' worth of bottle caps savings for some cool swag at Bethesda's booth in Seattle this past weekend.

The Mechromancer Class in Borderlands 2 Lets You Stack Abilities.…

The Mechromancer class DLC will be released on October 16, Gearbox revealed at their PAX Prime panel today. It will be free with pre-order, but $10 to those who do not. » 9/02/12 8:19pm 9/02/12 8:19pm

Brothers In Arms: Furious Four Is No More. It's Now An Entirely New…

You won't be seeing Brothers In Arms: Furious Four anymore, developer Gearbox announced at their PAX Prime panel today. They haven't canceled the game, though. They've just changed it so much that it's now an entirely new game. » 9/02/12 7:44pm 9/02/12 7:44pm

Aliens: Colonial Marines Will Indeed Have Female Characters, Gearbox…

You'll be able to play and customize lady marines in Aliens: Colonial Marines, developer Gearbox assured fans during a panel at PAX Prime today. You can hop in the clunky metal shoes of Jennifer Redding during co-op play and even customize an array of female avatars for competitive multiplayer. » 9/02/12 7:38pm 9/02/12 7:38pm

Watch Mass Effect's Geth Dance to Dance Central 3

If you're at PAX Prime this weekend be sure to head over to Harmonix's booth, where cosplayers dancing on stage is hilarious. You can also pick up some fancy slap watch bracelets that make me feel like I'm I'm elementary school again. » 9/01/12 4:30pm 9/01/12 4:30pm

Escape from Aliens: Colonial Marines at PAX Prime

Sometimes you stand and fight. Aliens: Colonial Marines new Escape multiplayer mode, debuting this weekend at PAX Prime, is not one of those times. » 8/30/12 8:30am 8/30/12 8:30am