Destiny reviews are quite mixed

Destiny

Before its shooter Destiny came out last week, Bungie, a game developer known for creating the Halo series, warned that early reviews of its new game won’t likely reflect the actual experience. Well, it’s been almost a week since Destiny’s release and the trickle of reviews have now turned into a steady stream of analyses.

Here are some snippets from a few notable Destiny reviews:
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Alien: Isolation system specs revealed

Alien Isolation Xenomorph

This Xenomorph is crossing her fingers (offscreen) because she’s not sure if Alien: Isolation would be good.

You’re probably hoping that Alien: Isolation would be the great Alien game that Aliens: Colonial Marines never was. However, we’ll never know this for sure until the game is actually released. Fortunately, the wait isn’t too far off: according to developer Creative Assembly, Alien: Isolation has gone gold.

Not only that–Creative Assembly has also revealed the system requirements for Alien: Isolation on the PC. They are as follows:

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GTA V release dates for PS4, Xbox One, PC finally announced

GTA V Michael

It’s official: Grand Theft Auto V is coming to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on November 18, 2014. And finally, after a tumultuous wait (which involved a petition with more than 700,000 signatures), GTA V will arrive on the PC on January 27, 2015. According to Rockstar Games, these three versions of GTA V will […]

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Gears of War: Tactics gameplay leaked

Gears of War Tactics

In 2009, Microsoft gave Halo the real-time strategy treatment with Halo Wars. Apparently, Gears of War was supposed to be next. But there’s a twist: the aptly-named Gears of War: Tactics was going to be for the Kinect. VG Leaks recently got hold of some leaked footage for the game, but you’ll have to head on over there to see it. Based […]

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How to drive better in Watch Dogs

Want to drive better in Watch Dogs? Learn to drift.

Many don’t seem to be too pleased with the Watch Dogs driving mechanics. If you browse through enthusiast blogs, forums, and social media websites, you might notice that a number of gamers are criticising Watch Dogs’ driving experience, saying that it’s “floaty”, “slippery”, and “inaccurate”. The disapproval is understandable though; there are several vehicles in Watch […]

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Arkham Knight’s Batmobile could break Batman’s no-guns rule

This Batmobile seems laughably lethal.

Have you seen the new Batmobile trailer for Batman: Arkham Knight? Batman fan or not, you may have noticed that the Batmobile trailer focused on one thing: big fricking guns. From a gameplay perspective, it makes plenty of sense. Batman’s ride is a mix between sports car and tank, so it should have things that […]

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