In contemporary entertainment, women are often relegated to a handful of specific roles, usually in service to other characters or the plot itself. They’re the love interests, damsels, prizes to be won, token “badasses” who are just as competent, but rarely exceed the skill of their male counterparts. Leading roles are rarely given to women, and when they are, it’s usually in limited numbers.
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Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Strikers might be a weird online multiplayer battle arena game instead of a traditional fighter, but it does one thing those other Naruto games don’t. It lets players make their own ninja. You can never have too many.
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Nintendo’s new retro console, the SNES Classic, will come with a Rewind feature that allows you to go back in time when you screw up. It’s too bad you can’t use it to jump back to 4am and pre-order an SNES Classic.
The closed beta runs the weekend of September 16-17. Xbox One players who’d like a chance to participate in the test can sign up through the Xbox Insider program; PS4 players can register by visiting Bandai Namco’s website and following the steps listed there.
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Could this be the ultimate Switch accessory?
PlayStation people! Tommi Hartikainen here, game director of Matterfall. Everyone at Housemarque is very excited that you are finally able to get your hands on our latest game this week, and I’m taking this opportunity to tell you a bit more of some of my favourite augmentations, which are some secondary weapons and passive abilities that will help you to survive.
PS4 Pro users can look to amp-up the chaos a few notches further with a suite of technical improvements that will make Seoul’s ‘City of Tomorrow’ truly stand out.
Players can unlock wearable patches by completing tasks of varying difficult. You can also re-customize your character’s face, meaning you can finally ditch that crappy haircut you picked when you first made your character.
Niantic first unleashed the shiny-colored variant of Pikachu into the wild over the weekend, during Japan’s Pikachu Outbreak event.
These three new characters that are joining the fray in Street Fighter IV: Champion Edition come as no surprise, as Capcom released a teaser trailer in the build-up to the game’s release depicting six greyed out slots for fighters that were to be added down the line.
Ubisoft’s new studio will be headed up by Patrick Bach, the former studio manager of EA DICE.
So what exactly is the artwork, and where did it come from?
Gearbox Software’s next revealed project isn’t any of the usual suspects. It’s not Borderlands and it’s not Duke Nukem and it’s not Brothers in Arms. Instead, it’s a secret something-or-other that’s currently codenamed “Project 1v1.”
In The Shrouded Isle, released last Friday on PC, and Mac, you lead a small village whose residents all belong to a cult.
When you first start Hellblade, a new game from Ninja Theory (Enslaved, DmC) that’s out today on PC and PS4, you are greeted with an ominous warning: Die too much and you’ll lose your save file.
Blizzard revealed the new beach-based costumes on Overwatch’s official site. There’s also quite a few shots of them in action in the Summer Games trailer below:
Bringing Jeff Minter back on to head Tempest 4000 is a really solid fucking start, and that’s exactly what is happening right in time for a holiday release on PC and current-gen consoles.
Light Tracer combines platform-style movement with clever puzzles — and a unique style of game control. It launches on PS VR this September.
From August 10-13 PlayStation Plus members will be able to download and play For Honor for free on PS4. Free! This is the full game, mind you — the whole kit and caboodle.
Dell is offering up goodies at a discount. Among the more interesting products is its Inspiron 15 7000 line with gaming grade GPUs tucked inside.