"A living being seeks above all else to discharge its strength. Life itself is will to power. Nothing else matters."
In a world where gunpowder is banned, nations just stab each other instead to solve problems. We jump right in.
With a completely overhauled engine and a new first-person mode, is GTA V's next-gen release worth your time?
Above anything else, the Far Cry series is about power. At its most base level, the player character gets guns, and uses those guns to shoot many lesser enemies. But the concept of power runs far deeper than that, permeating the series at a thematic level, for better and for worse.
At this year’s PAX Australia, we (along with thousands and thousands of others) got to sit down for a few rounds of Battlecry — I’m sorry, Bethesda, but I’m not going to spell it BATTLECRY – the new F2P MOBA-thing that Bethesda are hoping to use to crack open the lucrative freemium market so currently dominated by games like League of Legends.
The failure of a publishing deal has forced Tim Schafer’s studio, Double Fine, to let go of 12 staff. Schafer confirmed the bad news to GamesIndustry.biz but stressed that Grim Fandango Remastered, Broken Age and Massive Chalice would not be impacted by the redundancies. “One…
The modern stable of Grand Theft Auto titles are arguably the best life simulator available in the land of video games. This is a game where you can follow police cars on patrols, sit at a traffic intersection for an hour and watch a true day and night cycle, complete with sunsets, rush hour, traffic jams and drive-by shootings. It’s also a game where you can push people in front of buses, and murder practically everyone that exists with almost zero consequences.
So when the PS4 iterative update of GTAV dropped in my lap, I figured this would be a good opportunity to see if Rockstar was able to improve on what was already an impressive feat of software engineering.