Marvel’s Avengers Prequel Novel Announced With Release Date

With five months remaining until Marvel's Avengers finally comes out, it's been announced that fans will soon have something Marvel's Avengers-related to fill the time before then. advertisingWhile there are plenty of existing comics to read in preparation for Marvel's Avengers, the novel in question, Marvel's Avengers: The Extinction Key, will take place in the game's version of the Marvel universe. That will give fans enough time to read the book, get hyped, and be ready for Marvel's Avengers

By | 2019-12-06T12:12:02+00:00 December 6th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dark Crystal Netflix series strategy game gets release date for PC and consoles

One of the best Netflix series of recent months, Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, is getting a video game port – and it's a turn-based strategy game. The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics has been announced for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, and will let you fight back against the wrath of the Skeksis overlords on your own terms in a tactical RPG featuring a brand new story. The game was first announced back at E3 2019, though this is the first time we've seen an official release d

By | 2019-12-05T12:20:20+00:00 December 5th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

20 things we learned from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker prequel novel Resistance Reborn

And after that, nothing… The period between Episode 8 and the upcoming Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is the storytelling equivalent of the Unknown Regions. GamesRadar+ has read the novel and picked out 20 things we've learned from Resistance Reborn that you need to know before you watch Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. But she's walking and talking a few days later in Resistance Reborn, so her injuries can't have been that bad. So it's not surprising R2's making himself a bit scarce in Resis

By | 2019-12-03T15:45:10+00:00 December 3rd, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rise of Skywalker director J.J. Abrams reveals his favourite Star Wars prequel scene

"There's just something about that scene," Abrams explained. The interviewer, Dalton Ross, replied that his favourite Prequel scene was that of Phantom Menace's climactic lightsaber battle between Darth Maul, Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn, and his apprentice, Obi-Wan Kenobi. "The reason I didn't love that was only because I remember the posters that advertised Darth Maul – the feeling of 'Oh my god, here we go!' Interestingly enough, Abrams is bringing back Ian McDiarmid, the shining light of his fav

By | 2019-11-27T12:20:43+00:00 November 27th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Read an exclusive excerpt from the MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries prequel books

After several substantial delays, MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is ready to launch for Windows PC on Dec. 10 as an Epic Games Store exclusive. The developers at Piranha Games are ready to let loose with the first in-the-cockpit BattleTech simulation in nearly 16 years. Below is an exclusive excerpt from the third installment of MechWarrior 5 Origins, titled Endless War. You can read the first two installments, in EPUB or MOBI format or automatically through a selection of ereader services, at the M

By | 2019-11-24T16:00:00+00:00 November 24th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Game of Thrones has an alternate ending, according to Tormund Giantsbane

Kristofer Hivju, who portrayed Tormund Giantsbane in HBO's Game of Thrones, says the series has an alternate ending we'll probably never see. Fans of Game of Thrones and anyone within a hundred-mile radius of pop-culture knows a good chunk of the community would gleefully accept an alternate ending, but it doesn't sound like the Thrones crew filmed a proper alternate ending. Talking with Metro at a Game of Thrones event, the actor said the scene was shot "mostly for fun," adding that he probably

By | 2019-11-22T00:10:48+00:00 November 22nd, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Half-Life: Alyx is Valve’s VR-exclusive, full-length prequel to Half-Life 2

As promised, Valve officially unveiled a new Half-Life game on Thursday: Half-Life: Alyx, a full-length game designed for virtual reality. In other words, Half-Life: Alyx will not move the Half-Life story forward after Episode Two, but will fill a gap in the story during which protagonist Gordon Freeman was in stasis. Half-Life: Alyx is priced at $59.99, but will be free for owners of Valve's Index VR headset. Images released for Half-Life: Alyx show off environments that will be familiar to any

By | 2019-11-20T16:00:00+00:00 November 20th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Clues point to Half-Life: Alyx being more than than just a prequel

Today the world was introduced to the first footage of Half-Life: Alyx, a VR action game from Valve Software. When last we saw Alyx Vance, she was battling alien overlords with Gordon Freeman (the longstanding silent protagonist of the Half-Life series), and Eli Vance, her father. In Half-Life: Alyx, players will control the titular character in events presumably leading right up to the beginning of Half-Life 2. Just that call-out alone would make Half-Life: Alyx not so much a prequel as taking

By | 2019-11-20T16:00:00+00:00 November 20th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Legend of Bum-Bo, a prequel to The Binding of Isaac, is out now

(Image credit: Edmund McMillen)Edmund McMillen, he of The Binding of Isaac, Super Meat Boy and The End is Nigh fame, has just released a new game. The Legend of Bum-Bo is a "puzzle based deckbuilding roguelike" which undoubtedly looks like a McMillen game, except it has a gloriously unusual cardboard cut-out aesthetic. Co-developed with James Interactive, it's described as a prequel to The Binding of Isaac, and one of its features is "poop". "...Players collect hordes of items that can be modifi

By | 2019-11-13T01:05:40+00:00 November 13th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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