It goes without saying that zombies are in at the moment. Between the success of AMC’s The Walking Dead TV series and a slew of zombie infested movies and games, the flesh-eating undead are perhaps one of the most lucrative concepts for developers and publishers. What’s surprising is how diverse they’ve managed to stay; Dead Island, DayZ, Left 4 Dead and Telltale’s The Walking Dead game have all taken the same monster and come up with something different from a gameplay perspective.
Microsoft Studios and Iron Galaxy have revealed a new character trailer for Killer Instinct Season 2, showcasing the new character named Omen. The new Omen trailer is available below.
Xbox One console exclusive Ori and the Blind Forest has been delayed to 2015, Moon Studios announced today.
Undead Labs has announced that State of Decay has sold over 2 million copies on the Xbox 360 and PC. The 2 million copies refers to the original State of Decay on Steam and Xbox Live Arcade, and doesn’t include DLC.
According to voice actor Lester Speight, Augustus “Cole Train” Cole will be in the next Gears of War game.
Microsoft Studios has acquired rights to the Gears of War IP, including rights to all future and existing games, merchandise and entertainment experiences from Epic Games.(more…)
At gamescom today, Microsoft Studios together with Crytek, debuted Gladiator Mode, the cooperative multiplayer experience of Ryse: Son of Rome and an in-depth look at never-before-seen features and refinement to the game’s combat.(more…)