Platforms: PC, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One and Wii U Reviewed On: PC Developer: Size Five Games Publisher: Curve Digital Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No So, The Swindle, the newest heist style game to arrive on Steam, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One and Wii U. It’s Ocean’s Thirteen. Okay, […]
Re-Logic's 2D sandbox hit Terraria is heading to 3DS and Wii U in Q1 2016, publisher 505 Games has announced. Both versions will feature touchscreen controls with online and offline multiplayer. The Wii U version will support up to eight-player multiplayer with four-player split-screen available. Show More Summary
Ubisoft has detailed some of the changes it's made to Zombi, its recently announced rendition of ZombiU for PS4, Xbox One and PC. As detailed on the Ubiblog, one of the most notably differences is that there will be more melee weapons. Show More Summary
ZombiU relied on the Wii U’s gamepad for some of its functions, but Ubisoft found a workaround when porting the game to new-gen systems. ZombiU is a game that was built with the Wii U gamepad in mind. After all, it was one of its more interesting third-party exclusives and set out to justify the […]
Star Wars Battlefront’s latest multiplayer mode has been revealed, and its a 10v10 team deathmatch mode called “Blast”. Blast pits Rebel and Imperial factions against each other in 10v10 matches, as noted above. If your team reaches 100 kills or it is ahead of the other when the 10-minute timer runs out, you’ve won. “One […]
It’s a Worms sale kind of day. Worms 2: Armageddon is also on sale for $1.99, which is half off its usual price. It has single-player and multiplayer content aplenty, so if you like turn-based warfare, grab it while it’s cheap. The post...Show More Summary
Battles get more up close and personal in Battlefront's newly-announced multiplayer mode.
It's been a long time coming, but another Dragon Quest title is on the way -- and you'll want to keep your eye on this one. Square Enix has announced Dragon Quest XI, a solo role-playing game (no DQX-style massively multiplayer experience) that will come to the PlayStation 4, 3DS... Show More Summary
Final Fantasy Explorers will be released in Europe and North America in January. Announced for Japan during E3 2014, the multiplayer action RPG for 3DS was pegged for a western release after two trademarks filed by Square Enix in US and Europe were dug up. In the game, players search for crystals and battle summon […]
Good news for current generation Xbox gamers. The "World of Tanks" has expanded to Xbox One, over a year after it was introduced to the Xbox 360 in February 2014. The massively multiplayer online video game can now be played on the Xbox One.
Natural Selection 2 players can now enjoy a brand new map – for free. Natural Selection 2: Derelict is a hefty update adding an all-new battlefield to the aymmetrical multiplayer combat game. It’s entirely free to all current Natural Selection 2 owners, and live now on Steam. Derelict boasts four techpoints, nine resource nodes and […]
Freestyle's new multiplayer model has recurring content and a classic feel.
Platforms: PC, Xbox One Reviewed On: PC Developer: Double Fine Publisher: Double Fine Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Turn-based combat where every attack is dictated by a percentage chance of success and a world overview where you must construct new buildings and conduct research in order to continuously improve […]
These days, local multiplayer is practically a national pastime. Gaming with friends on a shared screen is a great way to kill time while you hang out, and also opens up some interesting new kinds of games that aren’t a good fit for network multiplayer. Show More Summary
Nexon is working with EA and Respawn for an online Titanfall for PC. Yes, the original Titanfall was already an online multiplayer title, so we do wonder how different it will be! The official release mentions free to play and that the game is for the Asian market. Read more...
It's been well over a year since Nidhogg first debuted on PC. Shacknews was among the outlets that enjoyed the game, but with one major caveat. As noted in our review, the online element had some severe issues, enough to take away from what was otherwise one of the best multiplayer experiences of the year. Show More Summary
Developer 343 Industries explains why Halo 5: Guardians has done away with split-screen multiplayer.
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Sebastian Gosztyla's DUAL [Free] is a fun multi-device local multiplayer game where two people square off with their devices facing each other and either blast away at each other in competitive play or work together to destroy AI eneies in a cooperative mode. Now, the game is getting its first big update this week with
Advanced Warfare's final DLC pack includes four new multiplayer maps and the finale to the Exo Zombies saga.