The third part of Blizzard Entertainment’s StarCraft II trilogy, the Protoss-centered Legacy of the Void, has been officially announced at BlizzCon 2014 today. The RTS will feature the conclusion to the epic story arc started in StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty and continued in its expansion Heart of the Swarm. Legacy of the Void will be a standalone title, not requiring either the previous StarCraft II games be present to play. Continue reading StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void To Be A Standalone Game
Earlier today, a NeoGAF user discovered that publisher Bethesda Softworks had trademarked something called Fallout: Shadow of Boston in Germany, and the gaming press rushed to spread the word. “Shadow of Boston” was even trending on Twitter this afternoon. Continue reading Fallout: Shadow of Boston Proves To Be A Hoax
UPDATE 16:20 EST: Bethesda Softworks has indicated that this filing is a fake. See our post for details.
A trademark application has been filed in Germany for the brand “Fallout: Shadow of Boston” by Bethesda Softworks, publisher of the Fallout games since 2008’s Fallout 3. Continue reading Bethesda Registers Trademark for Fallout: Shadow of Boston (UPDATED)
It’s officially a month since Activision and Bungie launched Destiny, and we have a clan ready for brave Hammer Guardians to work together to defend Earth and push back the Darkness! Bungie saw fit to leave clan management features out of the game itself, however, and some have expressed confusion about how to join up and wear the [HG] tag with pride. Today, we show you how it’s done. Continue reading How to Join the Hammer Gaming Destiny Clan
A special week-long Crucible event starts today in Bungie’s Destiny. The Iron Banner features special PvP playlists, exclusive items, and allows players to exercise the full might of their level and gear for the first time in player-vs-player matches. Continue reading Destiny’s Iron Banner PvP Event Starts Today
BioWare has officially announced that the upcoming third expansion to their free-to-play sci-fi MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic will be entitled Shadow of Revan and will release on 9 December 2014. Continue reading Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Shadow of Revan Expansion Hits 9 December
Bungie today deployed patch 1.0.2 for Destiny across all four console platforms, addressing a number of issues and making sweeping changes to Engrams. Continue reading Destiny Patch 1.0.2 Ends Cryptarch’s Reign of Terror; Brings Loot Consistency
Chris Roberts’ Star Citizen has officially crossed the US$55 million crowdfunding barrier. In his latest letter Roberts announced that the project, previously in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest crowdfunded game of all time, has now become the largest crowdfunded endeavor of all time. Continue reading Star Citizen Sets Crowdfunding Record at $55M, Updates Arena Commander
Destiny’s infamous “Loot Cave,” a popular farming location for Guardians looking for quick loot and cash, has been shutdown. Bungie rolled out a patch this morning to address the phenomenon as well as other game issues.