Video Konami's Metal Gear V: The Phantom Pain is having server problems (a common problem in video game launches these days) but the game's main multiplayer mode isn't even live yet. Metal Gear Online isn't launching until October 6th on consoles and sometime in January 2016 for PC. That's probably a blessing in disguise at [...]
A couple of months ago I wrote a story about ReRunners, an upcoming platformer for both iPad and iPhone by Klang Games, that sounded like an interesting take on platformers. The game set out to be a multiplayer platformer where you compete with the ghosts of other players, in a way similar to the multiplayer part
Fast Side of the Moon is an online Windows Phone game where you race up to twenty players across space-based racecourses. Fast Side of the Moon offers both online, multiplayer games and an offline single player game. Graphics are nicely drawn up, the racecourses challenging, but the game is plagued by frustrating steering controls. Show More Summary
DICE has confirmed upcoming multiplayer shooter Star Wars Battlefront does not feature a server browser. Instead, it uses a new "skill-based" matchmaking system. Confirmation came from EA community manager Sledgehammer70, who took to the Star Wars Battlefront subreddit to say: Read more…
As of today, you can play all the game modes in Gears of War: Ultimate Edition across the entire map catalogue. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition developer The Coalition has updated the game’s multiplayer portion to allow for all modes to be played across all 19 included maps. This is done by removing map restrictions […]
"Guild Wars 2," the massively multiplayer online role playing game developed by ArenaNet is now free-to-play. According to an announcement on the game's website, anyone interested in playing the game for the first time can now download the game for free and play starting August 29.
Tomonobu Itagaki, best known for his work on Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden, has taken to Facebook to ponder whether the multiplayer portion of his latest game is being properly evaluated in reviews. The reviews of Itagaki’s new Wii U release have been resoundingly negative. While Itagaki concedes that some of the criticism is […]
The Humble Tom Clancy Bundle has been announced and it guarantees you access to the Rainbow Six Siege multiplayer beta. The bundle supports Extra Life and Operation Supply Drop this week, and the pay what you want titles are: Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six, Rainbow Six 3 Gold (Raven Shield / Athena Sword), Rainbow Six Vegas, […]
You won't have to wait until November to find out whether Star Wars Battlefront's large-scale online conflicts are all they're cracked up to be. EA and DICE have announced that Battlefront's multiplayer beta will launch in early October for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PCs. Show More Summary
Xbox One, PC and PlayStation 4 gamers will be able to get an early glimpse of Star Wars Battlefront in a few weeks. Publisher Electronic Arts has confirmed it will hold a beta test of the multiplayer shooter starting sometime in early October.
DICE confirmed today that there's going to be a Star Wars Battlefront beta test before the game's launch. This test will let players try out several game modes from the multiplayer shooter.Click To Continue Reading
Space combat is back again thanks to Yager's new game, "Dreadnought," which is currently in pre-alpha development.
The beta for Star Wars Battlefront will arrive on PlayStation 4 in early October. It’s a technical test featuring the Walker Assault on Hoth, and a 40-player multiplayer battle featuring Rebels and the Empire. Walker Assault will also give you the chance to play Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker. The beta will also feature the […]
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 has a re-imagined version of multiplayer map Nuketown, which debuted in the original Black Ops. Black Ops 3's version of the fan-favourite map is set in the year 2065, and has been "refreshed" to take advantage of the new movement mechanics Treyarch has introduced for this year's Call of Duty. Show More Summary
Overview of making fast-paced multiplayer networked games - the challenges and techniques to overcome them.
Ok, it didn’t literally blow up the PS4 Network, but in no surprise to anyone, it seems like everyone, but me (how did I sleep on this?) played the heck out of the Call of Duty: Black Ops III Multiplayer Beta, which began on August 19 and ran through August 23, has become the largest … Continue reading Call of Duty News – Black Ops Beta Blows Up on PS4 ?
If there's been one constant in the world of Call of Duty: Black Ops, it's been Nuketown. Nuketown was one of the more popular multiplayer maps for its small size and its design that kept the action moving at a breakneck pace. It returned...Show More Summary
Have a buddy around and are looking for a good local multiplayer game to play on your phones? Pocket Gamer has you covered with a list of Android games, many of which are also on iPhone. Check it out here. The post 9 Great Local Multiplayer...Show More Summary
Dreadnought is an upcoming free-to-play 5-on-5 online multiplayer game where each player commands a large battleship. Choose a ship type then customize it with abilities and crew members. Coming to PC in 2016.