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By On 7 Nov, 2014 At 12:02 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

Japanese Metal Gear Solid publisher Konami today announced financial results for the six-month period ended September 30, showing year-over-year gains for revenue and profit. Overall, the publisher posted revenue of ¥98.7 billion ($856.6 million), up from ¥97.9 billion ($849.2 million) recorded last year. Meanwhile, profit was ¥3.3 billion ($28.6 million), an improvement over the ¥2 […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:16 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

Microsoft’s $2.5 billion deal to buy Swedish developer Mojang and the sandbox series Minecraft has now officially closed, Xbox gaming boss Phil Spencer announced on Twitter today. It’s official, today we welcome Mojang to the Microsoft Studios family. We’re excited for the possibilities ahead w/the Minecraft community. — Phil Spencer (@XboxP3) November 6, 2014 After […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:14 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

The Mushroom Kingdom’s diminutive Toad may not be as popular as Mario or Yoshi, but he’s finally getting his turn in the spotlight in Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker. The spinoff game for the Wii U is based on the Captain Toad mini games from Super Mario 3D World, where you have to navigate small levels […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:11 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developer CD Projekt Red today announced a free DLC program for the 2015 role-playing game, and it does not disappoint. The studio will release a whopping 16 add-on packs for the RPG, all of which will be completely free, and are not tied to any platform. The first bundle of […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:07 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

A year after parodying the Xbox One. vs. PlayStation 4 console war, popular animated show South Park has taken on another hot-button issue in video games today: the free-to-play business model. Last night’s episode featured the clip you see above, wherein the “principles of success” for free-to-play games are outlined. The video hits the nail […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:03 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

A previous BlizzCon BlizzCon 2014 doesn’t kick off until tomorrow, but someone is already in line for the two-day show at the Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California. As you might expect, this person–Brendan “Tibs” Thibodeau–is supremely dedicated to Blizzard Entertainment games, so much so that he has an incredible 29 level 90 World of […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:58 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

Ahead of the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection on November 11, series developer 343 Industries has now announced the Halo Championship Series. The HCS, as it will be known, is an official esports leagued dedicated exclusively to the popular sci-fi shooter franchise. According to the announcement post on Halo’s website, the HCS was […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:55 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

With the release of Xbox One game Halo: The Master Chief Collection now just days away, Microsoft has released a launch trailer for the game, which highlights everything included in the package. The trailer doesn’t shy away from boasting about Halo, either, as you might imagine. Microsoft says Halo is “the series that changed gaming […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:52 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

Although Nintendo’s first wave of Amiibo toys have yet to hit retail, Nintendo is already teasing that future forms of the NFC-powered toys could extend beyond Mario, Peach, and Zelda figures. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata explained during a recent Q&A session with analysts that not only is the company planning to make more games compatible […]


By On 6 Nov, 2014 At 12:48 PM | Categorized As Gamespot | With No Comments

Microsoft has reduced the size of Halo: The Master Chief Collection‘s massive 20 GB day-one title update down to 15 GB, according to a report today from Eurogamer, which verified the size. Even better news is that the update is now available to download now if you’ve preordered a digital copy of the game, according […]


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