After Chris and Johnny's rather unusual Switch 'nonboxing' last week, Nintendo has finally given us the go-ahead to do a proper in-depth unboxing of their brand new system. Rather than tackle such a daunting task on my own, I teamed up with Digital Foundry's very own Tom Morgan for this unboxing and I think our collaboration worked out rather well. Show More Summary
How do you get banned from Disney's tween-focused Club Penguin social network in under 30 seconds? Hacking. Tool-assisted speedruns have been around since the late '90s, showing off inhuman feats in games like Doom and Super Mario Bros. Show More Summary
Welcome to Today's BIG Story for Feb. 22nd, 2017. The indie devs came out of the woodwork today to show their love for Switch. Let's take a look at 5 different indie games that are confirmed for Switch, being considered for Switch, or will be coming when if/their Kickstarter succeeds. If you like what you see, we'd love to have you subscribe!
Overwatch game director, Jeff Kaplan gave today's keynote presentation at D.I.C.E. Summit, and used the platform to talk about his team's approach to worldbuilding and character design. Blizzard's team-based shooter has been widely praised...Show More Summary
The highly anticipated NieR: Automata will release on PlayStation 4 in North America on March 7, 2017. It will also be available on PC via Steam, but the release date has yet to be announced, or has it? Square Enix released a new trailer...Show More Summary
Brian St. James is called Kephrii in the competitive Overwatch scene, and he's known as the highest ranked Widowmaker player in the world. He recently ran into a hacker impersonating his gamer tag and using cheats, but instead of getting mad, the real Kephrii got even. Show More Summary
You can now watch an official Nintendo Switch unboxing, via Nintendo Minute. In the Switch unboxing video, you’re given a look at the touch screen, where the video and audio outputs are, speakers, game card and microSD card slots, and more. A look at the Joy Con controllers is also provided along with the various […]
We’re never going to find out what the release date of the PC version of Nier: Automata is. Yesterday, Square Enix released a new Nier: Automata trailer showing off 2B’s tools of destruction. It seems, however, there were two versions of this trailer, with a glaring change in one of them. The difference, unfortunately, once […]
Better yet, how about something a little different… “Clever level design can lift unused heroes to new heights. Where many Overwatch players seem happy to have a new hero once every three months, the arrival of a new map between these vacant periods could comfortably satiate the need for something more.” Regardless of how good […]
If you’re interested in Civilization, now’s the perfect time to jump into the beloved strategy series. An Australian contingent has just been announced for Civilzation 6, which will be led by former Prime Minister John Curtain (we suppose Bob Hawke was busy). They’ll be able to build outback stations, and will have a unique ‘digger’ […]
We now know what effects The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild amiibo have when paired with Nintendo's highly anticipated adventure. As revealed by YouTuber channel GameXplain, by looking at the back of each amiibo's packaging, we can see how each figurine affects the game they're inspired by. Show More Summary
Welcome to Today's BIG Story for Feb. 21st, 2017. Nintendo is partnering up with WWE's John Cena to promote the Switch! If you like what you see, we'd love to have you subscribe!
The Valkyrie in For Honor will receive a few changes with the next update, but until then, you are free to go nuts with her. Some of the changes coming to the Valkyrie in For Honor are buffs to some of her moves and a reduction in recovery time on others. Once the For Honor […]
Speedrunner Distortion2 has set a new world record by blazing through Team Ninja's famously difficult samurai action game Nioh in one hour, 36 minutes and 51 seconds. There's still room for improvement as Distortion2 meets their maker six times throughout this frantic journey. Show More Summary
Nier: Automata's Steam release has been confirmed for 10th March in the following trailer (via Gematsu): That's the same day it's coming out on PS4 in the UK and Europe, though three days later than its 7th March North American launch. Show More Summary
See Los Santos re-imagined as a brutal wasteland. The Cold & The Dead is a new machinima project from AbsolutePab, the guy behind some of our favourite Rockstar Editor movies to date; Los Santos Vice and The Discriminating Visitor of Los Santos. Episode 1, Aftermath, is a longer take than previous flicks, using GTA 5 […]
LowSpecGamer, who we’ve previously seen destroying games like The Witcher 3, has done something very special to Half-Life 2, taking what it still a fairly decent-looking shooter and turning it into something that looks it came out of a 12-hour game jam. Read more...
Welcome to Today's BIG Story for Feb. 20th, 2017. Today's video is all about thanking you for your support. If you like what you see, we'd love to have you subscribe!
Well, they did say Doom can be played on anything, right? YouTuber Vexal is man who owns a very expensive Porsche 911. The car, like many others today, has a small computer inside and a screen that can be used to display many helpful information about it. Naturally, Vexal decided to mod this computer to […]
You know when you're playing a point & click adventure game, right? There you are, blitzing through puzzles one after another, until suddenly something stumps you. It can be a little frustrating, can't it? Embarrassing, at times. Yeah,...Show More Summary