What's Next For the Xbox One

Microsoft considered delaying some Xbox One launch games and even holding Halo 4 for their new console before committing to last week's unusually diverse and rich day-one Xbox One line-up, the company's head of game development told Kotaku. And now Microsoft is planning to give early adopters a lot more to… » 11/25/13 12:45pm 11/25/13 12:45pm

Crytek Dev Calls Dinner Tweet 'Boneheaded,' Praises Work Conditions

After a couple of weeks of silence, we're finally hearing from people who worked at Crytek, the game development studio where more than 11,500 dinners were proudly served to "crunching" developers. Two people on the game are saying that Crytek is a pretty good place to work, despite a recent controversial Tweet about… » 11/06/13 2:15pm 11/06/13 2:15pm

Ryse is Gonna Beat the Truth Out of You. Or Stab It, Whatever Works.

If Ryse's main character, Marius Titus, is on a truth-finding mission, as this live-action trailer for the Xbox One game suggests, then he has a rather confrontational approach to conducting an inquiry. » 10/28/13 11:30am 10/28/13 11:30am

Xbox One Game Tweet Backfires Badly

Next-gen kicks off this November. That means there are a ton of developers out there busting their butts off to get launch games out on time—and Ryse: Son of Rome, an Xbox One exclusive developed by Crytek, is no different. » 10/15/13 8:01pm 10/15/13 8:01pm

The Official Xbox One Doritos And Mountain Dew Are Here

A new flavor of Mountain Dew Game Fuel, a shiny bag of Doritos and a card explaining what these things have to do with the Xbox One arrived on my doorstep bright and early this morning, so I made a video and drank some soda. For you. » 8/30/13 9:00am 8/30/13 9:00am

Have You Ever Seen Ryse: Son of Rome's Co-Op Gladiator Movie?

We've seen plenty of combat in Xbox One's Ryse: Son of Rome, but where's the love? Why, it's in the game's cooperative multiplayer mode, which combines the thrill of gladiatorial combat with the convenience of modular furniture. It's like fighting to the death with friends in Ikea. » 8/20/13 9:40am 8/20/13 9:40am

Ryse: Son of Rome Looks like a Better Video Game Version of 300

Originally teased as Kinect game, Crytek’s ancient war game will be an Xbox One game, with inputshandled by the gamepad controller. Check out the video above to see how it looks. » 6/10/13 1:06pm 6/10/13 1:06pm