Mighty No. 9 - New Gameplay + Announcement

We haven't talked much about Mighty No. 9, mostly because it's deep in development. According to this most recent shot of gameplay, the game is coming along well! Comcept is also doing a good job regularly updating Kickstarter backers, with dozens of posts and videos.

The Sims 4: Extended Gameplay Video

Over the weekend Maxis released a video showcasing The Sims 4 demo that was shown to press at this year's E3 (check out our retrospective here). Narrated by Sims 4 producers Graham Nardone and Ryan Vaughan, you can check out almost 20 minutes of gameplay, from the Create-a-Sim (CAS) mode through a very strange house party. The demo is from a one-month-old beta build of the game, so there may be some bugs or changes from what is shown prior to release.

The Crew: Closed Beta Begins

When we last saw The Crew, it was in a cinematic trailer at E3. The game was looking good, but did it play well? Ivory Tower and Ubisoft sets it straight in their Closed Beta Walkthrough. They cover Story Missions, Challenges, PvP, Dealers, Tuners, Free Roam and a handful of other elements.

The International Main Event - Day Three Recap


The third day of The International has concluded with some absolutely spectacular displays of skill. Today was the dreaded “elimination day” where all of the teams, save the two in the Grand Finals, were to be eliminated. Without further ado let's get into our recap of the third day of competition at The International.

The International Main Event - Day Two Recap


The second day of The International concluded on Saturday, the 18th. Saturday's play included the first two elimination matches of the Loser's Bracket, the start of the next two series in the Loser's Bracket in which only one game was played for each, and the All-Star Game.

Moonlight Enchantments Start Tonight!

The monthly live event Moonlight Enchantments starts tonight! The grottos will open on the 20th at 12:01am PDT and close on the 21st at 11:59pm PDT. The time applies directly with no conversion to all servers. Check out our Moonlight Enchantments guide and peek at the rewards!

The International 4 Main Event - Day One Recap

Author’s Note: This recap was made possible with contributions by Andres Greer.

Friday was the first day of the Main Event at Dota 2’s biggest tournament, The International. The three matches on Friday were played in the Winner’s Bracket with three of the four teams in the bracket knocked into the Loser’s Bracket. How exactly did the day play out, you ask? Luckily you are in the right place to get caught up!

Film Friday: Seven Assorted Trailers

It's Friday, and it's time to catch up on some of this week's trailers and vids!

ArcheAge Boasts 1 Million Players in Beta

"...over one million of you have already joined our community of
ArcheAge supporters, even before the first Beta event began!"

It's no surprise: people are very interested in what ArcheAge has to offer. With an open world, intriguing economy, and mix-and-match skillsets, we're interested too! That interest has hit a crescendo, topping 1 million players signed-up for ArcheAge. Now, that number isn't active players, but it's a promising figure either way.

RIFT's Patron Benefits Get "Supercharged"

Trion Worlds has decided to reward its RIFT subscribers by enhancing the current Patron benefits! All previous existing benefits such as additional currency, boosted mount speed, discounts in the RIFT store will remain while even more is added. New benefits include: