Game Informer’s Ben Hanson, Leo Vader, and Suriel Vazquez share exclusive, new details on Bungie’s upcoming expansion Destiny 2: Forsaken based on our cover story trip. Then Kyle Hilliard joins the show as we bid on which 2018 game releases we’re most excited to play, from Spider-Man on PS4 to Red Dead Redemption 2. After … Read moreGI Show – Destiny 2: Forsaken, 2018’s Biggest Games, Back Of The Box Trivia
It’s hard to believe we’re halfway through the year and we’ve already had our share of fantastic games. Including God of War and Monster Hunter: World, the first half of the year delivered plenty of top-tier experiences. With a quieter summer and plenty games from your backlog to complete, the fall boom is just around … Read moreReader Discussion: What’s Your Most Anticipated Game Of Fall 2018?
The Mega Man franchise is all about conquering difficult stages and besting the Robot Master at the end to acquire their abilities. While we already knew about Block Man and Fuse Man, we now know the third Robot Master: Blast Man. As the name implies, Blast Man is a volatile adversary with an undying love of … Read moreBlast Man Explodes In As Latest Robot Master
Kyle Hilliard has a reputation for being a bit of a pyromaniac, in addition to being known for his love of consuming vast quantities of poultry. It only makes sense that he’d be into Bomb Chicken, an upcoming Switch game where you control a chicken who solves puzzles with a little help from her explosive … Read moreNew Gameplay Today – Bomb Chicken
In issue 302, we asked readers what historical moment or era they’d like to see explored in a video game. Now it’s your turn to weigh in. Video games have explored a number of time periods over the years, from decades-old conflicts in series like Battlefield and Call of Duty, to the time-traveling tourism of … Read moreQuestion Of The Month: What Historical Era Should Games Explore?
Though it hasn’t held up as well as some other SNES titles, Star Fox is a notable part of Nintendo’s history. It was one of the few 3D titles for the console, showcasing the power of the system many thought couldn’t handle polygonal graphics. As it turns out, however, three young British programmers, none of … Read moreLearn The Story Of How Three Teenagers Helped Nintendo Create Star Fox In This Video
Anticipating the new PlayStation 4 Spider-Man is hard. It’s like your spider sense is constantly going off because it’s so close, yet so far away. Marvel is feeding off this anticipation and is prepared to harvest just a bit of it with their newest Spider-Man event, Spider-Geddon. The event, which commences with Spider-Man #800, is … Read moreInsomniac’s Spider-Man Makes First Comic Appearance In Spider-Geddon
There’s been a lot of Overwatch nendoroids, so I assume they must be selling pretty well. There aren’t that many Overwatch nendoroids that are straight psychopaths, though, and that’s where Junkrat comes in. You can check out the newest nendo in the image gallery above. He comes with his gun, a landmine, and a trap … Read moreJunkrat Does The Opposite Of Blowing Up In New Nendoroid Form
In early May, PUBG Corp. suspended trading of personal items between players online, partly due to abuse but mostly to ensure they get their cut of sales on the Steam marketplace. This change made it so players ended up taking their skin trading to third party gambling sites, but a recent shutdown of one has cost … Read morePUBG Skin Traders Lose One Million Dollars In Value After Trading Site Is Shut Down
Announced earlier this year, the Donkey Kong Adventure DLC for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, has finally released for everyone. Season pass holders got their hands on the campaign last night, but it is purchasable today on the Switch eShop. The new campaign puts Donkey Kong on a team with Rabbid Peach and Rabbid Cranky … Read moreMario + Rabbids Donkey Kong Adventure DLC Is Available Today
Update: Blizzard is still teasing something, now with a ball rolling through the previously seen alleyway. I think we can safely guess that this is a new character, and that character is Fred Durst. Rolling through. pic.twitter.com/T3fPXbTMQl — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) June 26, 2018 We’ll be sure to update when Durst is confirmed. The original story … Read moreBlizzard (Still) Teasing Something New For Overwatch
Update 6/24/2018: A miracle happened last week. After announcing it on June 18, trading was finally added to Pokémon Go a few days ago. It only took over 1,000 days to implement one of Pokémon’s core mechanics to what may be its mostly popular entry ever. Now we can start the countdown for trainer-to-trainer battling! Update 5/5/2018: … Read more[Update] Niantic Adds Trading To Pokémon Go After Teasing It 1016 Days Ago
Hot on the heels of the character being featured in Mario Tennis Aces, Did You Know Gaming is spotlighting longtime Mario mischief maker and notable Super Smash Bros. Ultimate playable roster absentee Waluigi, giving is a quick look at his history. The video details how Waluigi came to be created a doubles partner for Wario … Read moreFigure Out What Waluigi’s Whole Deal Is In This Did You Know Gaming Video
We recently played through all of Ape Escape in one sitting, and have been itching to see how the second game in the series held up. We usually try to space recurring game series out over time, but a recent hour-long discussion about apes in the office made us go back on our stance. In … Read moreReplay – Ape Escape 2
Like all forces of nature, World of Warcraft continues to endure. The long-running MMORPG has had more hours played than most games have had hours thought about. As the Battle for Azeroth expansion nears, Blizzard is giving players a chance to return to the world (of warcraft) and play with their friends. Until June 24, … Read moreWorld Of Warcraft Offering Free Weekend
PUBG Corp. announced today that some new features are making their way to the mobile version of the popular battle royale game. First off, the first-person mode from the bigger screen versions of the game is making its way to mobile. This allows players to get up close and personal with their gun. Much like … Read morePUBG Mobile Adds First-Person Camera, Arcade Mode, And A Battle Pass
Mega Man 11 is out in a few months in both normal and limited edition flavors, but we got our first look at the Japanese version of the LE today via the series’ Japanese Twitter account. In it, we get our first look at Dr. Wily and Dr. Light when they were young scientists with … Read moreJapanese Mega Man 11 Limited Edition Shows First Look At Young Wily And Light
As part of an interview with the Toronto Star, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime talked a little about about the curious case of how well certain Nintendo series sell better in Canada than anywhere else. “There are certain franchises that overperform in the Canadian market,” Reggie said. “Legend of Zelda is one. I can’t tell … Read moreThe Legend Of Zelda Overperforms In Canada, Says Reggie
It’s Father’s Day, which means fathers around the world are getting phone calls and cards and ties that someone at JCPenny assured you that your dad would want. Gaming has a long history of fathers and relationships between a father and a child, whether it be the journey of Kratos and Atreus, Lara Croft exploring the … Read moreReader Discussion – Who Are The Best Fathers In Video Games?
In this excerpt from The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Kimberley Wallace, and Brian Shea talk about seeing the behind-closed-doors gameplay demo for Control from Remedy and how it compares to Quantum Break. You can read more of Brian Shea’s impressions of the game here. You can also subscribe to the audio … Read moreWatch Us Discuss Why Control Was One Of Our Favorite Games At E3