New VR game combines tactical stealth action with kayaking

Oculus VR game Phantom: Covert Ops has the most surprising secret ingredient in recent memory. It’s a tactical stealth-action game in which the player tries to prevent all-out war by infiltrating an enemy base. And it’s played, in its entirety, inside of a kayak. A tactical kayak. Phantom: Covert Ops is the union of two in-development projects at nDreams, the […]

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Metro Exodus Expansion Pass Details New Playable Characters

The latest entry in the Metro franchise, Metro Exodus, will receive an expansion pass that includes two new story missions featuring two new playable characters, Deep Silver and 4A Games have announced. The Expansion Pass’ contents, available on PC (through the Epic Games Store), PS4, and Xbox One, will launch in Winter 2019 and early 2020. The first piece of […]

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Rainbow Six Siege’s next operator looks like The Onion’s accountant

There’s something familiar about Rainbow Six Siege’s newest operator, the defender named Warden. While some might think he resembles season 1, episode 1 Walter White (and PC Gamer calls him “your dad cosplaying as James Bond” I think this prince Ubisoft is promising looks more like Herbert Kornfeld, the late accounts receivable supervisor for Midstate Office Supply. Not Warden.The Onion […]

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Rage 2 Reviews Roundup: What Are The Critics Saying?

Almost nine years after its predecessor launched, Rage 2 is nearly here–releasing tomorrow on May 14 for Xbox One, PS4, and PC. Now that the review embargo has lifted on the game, we know whether Rage 2 is any good. In GameSpot’s Rage 2 review, Michael Higham awarded the game a 6/10. He said the game contains a “variety of […]

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Building Baptiste: How An Overwatch Hero Is Made | Audio Logs

Designing and developing a game is daunting enough, but for many studios the process doesn’t end with its release. These days, games are supported as services, with new content offered to ensure that players stay engaged for months, and sometimes years, on end. Overwatch is one such game. The competitive multiplayer shooter initially launched in May 2016, but in the […]

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