Sleeping Dogs

United Front Games Reportedly Shuts Down

Well this came out of nowhere. It seems that United Front Games, the developer behind Sleeping Dogs, Modnation Racers and LittleBigPlanet Karting, has reportedly shut down. The studio was developing the title Smash + Grab which hit Steam Early Access on September 27th. That title is no longer available to purchase. Last year the studio…

New Game Releases

New Game Releases for the Week of August 28th

This week sees a ton of games releases, but not any big releases. If you haven’t picked up The Witcher III, this week would be as good a time as any as The Witcher III: The Complete Edition drops for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Also out this week is Livelock and some big DLC in the form of Fallout 4’s Nuka World and World of Warcraft: Legion. It’s all inside in this week’s installment of Gaming Vortex.

Neverwinter PS4

Review: Neverwinter (PS4)

Neverwinter (PS4 [Reviewed], Xbox One, PC) Developer(s): Cryptic Studios Publisher: Perfect World Entertainment Genre(s): MMORPG Released: July 19, 2016 (PS4), March 31, 2015 (Xbox One), June 20, 2013 (PC) ESRB Rating: T – Teen Neverwinter is a free-to-play MMORPG that released on PS4 over a month ago, but has been available on PC for three years and Xbox One for a…

Dishonored 2

Dishonored 2 Gameplay Trailer

Check out the new gameplay trailer for Dishonored 2 that Bethesda released during their E3 conference tonight. Dishonored 2 features a new setting, Karnaca, that is a”dazzling Mediterranean-inspired metropolis with distinctly different culture and style.” Players will return to Dunwall too, as that location is where Dishonored 2 will begin and end. Players will also get to…

Prey

Bethesda Announces New Prey Game From Arkane Studios

Bethesda announced a new Prey game tonight called, Prey. Prey 2 was originally announced all the way back in 2011 and was being developed by Human Head, and the project was later taken over by Arkane Studios. However, in 2014, Bethesda announced that they had cancelled Prey 2. This new Prey is also being developed…

Doom

DOOM Demo Available Now For One Week

Bethesda has made the first level from the new DOOM available for everyone to play this week in the form of a demo. That demo is up now on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Just do a search for “Doom Demo” on your platform of choice. PS4 owners, go to the Doom page and scroll…

Skyrim

Skyrim: Special Edition Announced For PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Bethesda has officially announced that The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is heading to PS4 and Xbox One with a remastered version dubbed “Skyrim: Special Edition.” The Special Edition is sporting enhanced graphics, including things like “volumetric god rays,” and will be bringing the PC mods to console. If you own Skyrim and all of the…

Watch Dogs 2

Watch Dogs 2 World Premiere; Release Date November 15, 2016

Ubisoft has officially revealed Watch Dogs 2 and it’s coming out this year, November 15th to be exact. You can watch the world premiere video that Ubisoft released today below, but first the description of the game: Watch_Dogs 2 is an open world action-adventure game where the San Francisco Bay Area is your living playground…

Rocket League

Rocket League Gets Free “Hoops” Mode Next Week

Next week, the popular vehicular soccer game Rocket League gets a free update that is bringing a different sport to the game… basketball. The “Hoops” mode will be available for free via a game patch on Tuesday, April 26th. And since you’ll be playing car basketball, developers Psyonix have partnered up with NBA to bring official…