This week, new mobile releases to while away the summer. But first, the Xbox Design Lab has added features to make it even more fun to create your own Xbox One controller.Personalizing Xbox One controllers better than everWhen...Continue Reading
This week, Nintendo is bringing Switch to the PNE this summer; Limbo and Inside get packaged together this fall; and South Park returns to video games in October. But first, the Destiny 2 beta arrives next week.Destiny 2 beta begins...Continue Reading
This week, get to fighting with Injustice 2, see how good Modern Warfare looks now, and indulge your Sega nostalgia with your smartphone. But first, Nintendo has got a new mini console just for you.
New Nintendo mini console announced
Nintendo had so much...Continue Reading
I didn’t get to play any of these, but they sure do look like they’re going to be fun.God of WarPlayStation’s angry god killer Kratos has a new geography in the new game, expected early in 2018. He’s gone north, to the land of the Norse gods, and finds himself...Continue Reading
I’ll confess that there’s never enough time to properly look at all the independently developed games that have a presence at E3. I always take some time to visit the Indiecade space to see what’s going on, and the energy there is always positive and palpable. But the indie titles that caught me...Continue Reading
Today during the NHL Awards, EA Sports revealed full details of upcoming title NHL 18, coming on September 15 to PS4 and Xbox One.
A couple of weeks ago, at the EA Play event that took place in Los Angeles, I sat down with producer Sean Ramjagsingh to get a look at what's coming...Continue Reading
North America's annual video-game trade show took place in Los Angeles last week. For the first time, the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) sold tickets to the public—15,000 of them. The Straight braved the crush of humanity so you didn't have to. In a full week of pomp and pixels,...Continue Reading
While game developer and publisher Ubisoft announced new games in the weeks leading up to E3, the French company, which has a big presence in Canada with studios in Quebec and Toronto, saved something special for its showcase on Monday (June 12) at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Los Angeles....Continue Reading