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The Sims 4's Create a Sim demo is available right now, this very second, currently and immediately via TheSims.com. EA showed off the Create a Sim feature during its Gamescom press conference this morning. Be on the lookout for our own hands-on preview of The Sims 4 later today. Update: Here's ou...

August 13th 2014 at 4:51am 0 Comments
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You can break in your skates early in an incoming demo for NHL 15, announced today during EA's Gamescom 2014 presentation. The rink will open early on Xbox One and PS4 on August 26.

August 13th 2014 at 4:35am 0 Comments
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There won't be a freely available demo of Madden NFL 15 for players to download this year, an EA rep has confirmed to Joystiq. The publisher made a habit of offering a downloadable demo for its annual pro football series since December 2005, when it launched the demo for Madden NFL 2006. A demo for...

August 11th 2014 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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Fans of Wargaming's selection of multiplayer military games will be happy to hear that the naval battle MMO World of Warships will be available to play during Gamescom 2014 next month. This will be the game's first public debut as a playable demo for anyone in attendance. Gamescom will be held fro...

July 22nd 2014 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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There are demos, and then there are demos that make half the game free. Step in a new Bravely Default demo out July 28 in Japan, which will let 3DS owners play chapters 1-4 of the Square Enix game without spending a single yen. So that's something like 30 hours at least of high-quality, old-school...

July 7th 2014 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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While PlanetSide 2 has been out since the end of 2012 on the PC, it isn't due out on PlayStation 4 until later this year. At E3 2014, we got a hands-on demo of the game with lead game designer Luke Sigmund and executive producer Clint Worley to check out how the console version of the MMOFPS is com...

June 14th 2014 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Alien: Isolation is running in prototype form on Oculus Rift at E3. Two things about that: The full game isn't coming to Oculus Rift for sure just yet. It's terrifying. Creative Lead Al Hope first saw the Oculus Rift's horror potential after a demo at GDC in 2013, he told Joystiq. Creative Ass...

June 10th 2014 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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EA Sports UFC is just a few weeks from entering the digital octagon on June 17 for PS4 and Xbox One, but those looking to get a few practice rounds in can download its demo next week. The demo, which features co-cover athletes Alexander Gustafsson and reigning light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones...

May 29th 2014 at 7:05pm 0 Comments
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Nintendo has partnered with electronics retailer Best Buy to present a series of in-store demos for the upcoming Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. next month at select locations nationwide. Nintendo's "Super Smash Bros. Smash-Fest" will be held at more than 100 Best Buy locations on June 11 from...

May 27th 2014 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Xseed's recently launched PS Vita and PlayStation 3 action-RPG Ragnarok Odyssey ACE will receive a bounty of free add-on content in the weeks leading up to a demo version hitting the PlayStation Network. Starting this week, Ragnarok Odyssey ACE players can pick up the Gapap Tentacle and Homesick S...

May 5th 2014 at 8:45pm 0 Comments
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How many games have you played only to find yourself uttering the phrase, "If only I could run my own server"? Chances are, there at least one or two titles you''d love to make into a private playground for select friends using your own personal ruleset. Lucky for you, in Shards Online, you'll be a...

April 29th 2014 at 3:00pm 0 Comments