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PS Vita-ported JRPG Tales of Hearts R will arrive in Europe next month with a collection of in-game bonuses for pre-order customers, publisher Bandai Namco announced this week. Players who pre-order Tales of Hearts R in Europe will receive three exclusive DLC costumes inspired by previous series e...

October 8th 2014 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Hyrule Warriors who are looking for a test of skills that goes beyond the game's Adventure Mode will be glad to hear that, as reported by Nintendo World Report, developer Koei Tecmo will be releasing a day-one patch that adds Challenge Mode to the game when it releases in North America on September...

September 14th 2014 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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MLB 14: The Show was expected to be available on PSN as a day-one digital download for PS4 this morning at 12:01 a.m. Eastern. Those that pre-ordered the game have not been able to download it at all however, as indicated by a 70-page PlayStation Forums support thread. Sony San Diego acknowledged...

May 6th 2014 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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You may need to set aside 15 to 20 minutes of fidgeting time when you get your Xbox One on November 22. Chief Platform Architect Marc Whitten told IGN. Microsoft expects the day one update to take around that long to download for most users. Day one updates are becoming part and parcel of game lau...

October 1st 2013 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Grand Theft Auto 5 is available for pre-order on PSN now. The "Day 1 Digital Version" will be available for players to download the day the game launches, September 17. By pre-ordering GTA 5 on PSN, players also receive 75 percent off any full Rockstar game, such as Red Dead Redemption or Grand Th...

August 21st 2013 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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Wargaming.net has has acquired Chicago-based Day 1 Studios for $20 million. The latter firm will be rebranded as Wargaming West according to a blurb on its official website. The new studio will also "focus exclusively on the development of an unannounced console title," according to a Wargaming p...

January 29th 2013 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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As Kickstarter has taken off like – well, a popular Kickstarter project – over the past year, especially in the gaming sector, backers have noticed a few inconsistencies with the platform. For one, projects aren't vetted for plausibility or quality outside of a standard registration for...

July 19th 2012 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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There's been some dispute as to whether Modern Warfare 2 had the biggest first-day sales presence in the entire entertainment industry. Sure, its $401 million launch day revenue topped literally every other piece of entertainment media ever released, but in terms of units sold, it was surpassed by...

April 21st 2010 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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While it's technically the first day for most attendees, we've actually been here since Sunday, preparing for the big event. Yet, yesterday marked the first time the show floor was opened and we all got a look at the new E3.After last year's disappointing showing, the organizers more than made up f...

June 3rd 2009 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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One of our secret correspondents inside an EB Games store forwarded us this picture of an internal email sent out to the videogame retail company, saying that not only was the week of WotLK's launch the biggest sales week of the year, but it was the biggest week ever outside of last year's Christma...

November 28th 2008 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Unless you've been hiding under a rock somewhere, you've probably heard that World of Warcraft's second expansion Wrath of the Lich King releases this Thursday -- or more properly, Wednesday night. As our sister site, WoW Insider has covered, there are Midnight launch events planned for both stores...

November 10th 2008 at 8:00am 0 Comments