D23 had a lot of wonderful news to share with fans this past weekend (see our post on the major points) but of particular interest to me was in regards to the video game series, Kingdom Hearts.
Category : GAMES
A video game that puts you into the shoes of a blind character? That’s definitely new. Also, a female protagonist that suffers from a disability and doesn’t let that stop her from exploring a haunted mansion?! That makes this game even better!
Ubisoft officially announced Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate this morning. The game will be available on PS4 and XBox One on October 23, and to PC a little later. This time around, the story will take place in Victorian-era London and you’ll be able to switch between twin assassins, Jacob and Evie Frye, during the Industrial Revolution. They rally other gangs to overthrow the Templar power controlling their city.
Indie games are becoming more and more popular by the day. More often than not, you’ll find gamers flocking to Steam or snatching up self-published card games from conventions rather than staring at the bland shelves of their local video game store. But why have the indies taken over the giants of gaming? GameLoading: Rise of the Indies explores this topic in a Kickfunded documentary that had Lester Francois and Anna Brady following top names in the community and joining their journey.
They are all capable of murder!This week USAopoly – in association with HBO – released a Game of Thrones edition of the classic game night favorite, Clue.
It’s time to stock up on Disney Infinity characters because the toys-to-life game experience is coming to an end. Aside from the obvious sadness that comes up with no longer having access to these great looking toys, with the toys-to-life genre losing a major player, it also means the company is closing Avalanche Software, will leave 300 employees jobless.