Although formulaic and somewhat one-note, Sonic Boom: Fire and Ice is a fast-paced platformer in a similar vein to classic side-scrolling Sonic the Hedgehog games. It combines the same enjoyable spin-dashing, looping courses, and ring collecting of old with some new–albeit vapid–ideas. The story comes down to the classic struggle of Sonic and friends trying to clean up the mess left in the wake of Dr. Robotnik’s shenanigans. The only difference, however, is the fact that mysterious rifts in the world have integrated with the tech worn by Sonic and his buddies, temporarily granting them their newfound fire and ice powers.
Never reload, never take your finger off the trigger. Here’s where to find a laser rifle with guaranteed unlimited ammo capacity.
It’s also worth noting that Nintendo’s booth is right next to Nvidia. I bet the two are happy to buddy up next to each other this year!
Webzen, a global publisher and developer of Free-to-Play games, today celebrates its global game portal’s 7th anniversary! Webzen has certainly come a long way, and I still remember the period where the company was silent for months. MMO Culture and Webzen have teamed up to provide game coupons for everyone, depending on which game you are playing. More details can be found below.
Last month, Bungie detailed how Destiny 2’s Clan system will work. In short, if you created a Group in Destiny 1, you’ll have to convert it to a Clan to take advantage of Destiny 2’s Clan features. Starting today, that conversion process is now live.
Daum Games today announced that a pair of new classes is coming to Black Desert Online on April 20. The highly anticipated Musa and Maehwa bring unique abilities and a very different play style from the roster of characters currently available. The Musa’s focus on AoE (area of effect) and the Maehwa’s powerful single-target attacks make the pair an excellent choice for group fights.
Battlerite, developed by Stunlock Studios, recently entered the Early Access phase on Steam. Touted as the “spiritual successor” of Bloodline Champions, a semi-popular arena PVP game, Bloodrite is developed with a similar gameplay style in mind. There are currently just 2 vs 2 and 3 vs 3 modes available. Battlerite, costing a small sum now, will launch as a Free-to-Play online game in 2017.
With all of the hype surrounding Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens, I appreciate Microsoft kicking it old school with a new Star Wars Classic Skin Pack.
Nexon and NAT Games announced that Heroes of Incredible Tales (HIT), the hack-and-slash RPG powered by Unreal Engine 4, is now available worldwide on the App Store for iPhone and iPad and on Google Play for Android devices. HIT is the debut mobile title from NAT Games, founded by Yong-Hyun Park, the renowned lead designer behind popular online games including Lineage II and TERA.
There’s a new version of Yo-kai Watch 2 coming to North America and Europe this fall. Yo-kai Watch 2: Psychic Specters includes the core game, plus all the content from the Bony Spirits and Fleshy Souls versions. It also includes new quests, locations to explore, and the ability to befriend Wicked Yo-kai, which have been purely enemies up until now.