Sony Online Entertainment's survival zombie game "H1Z1" is set for an Early Access release date of Jan. 15, 2015.
The confirmation of an Early Access release via Steam for Microsoft Windows came from the President of Sony Online Entertainment himself, John Smedley, who goes by the name of j_smedley on Reddit. He posted a thread on the site with a straightforward title, "H1Z1 Early Access Release Date – January 15th 2015."
"This gives us enough time to polish what we have and put out something we'll be proud of and hopefully you'll be excited to play," he wrote. more >>
While Valve canceled the Dota 2 Frostivirus, they released the new Patch 6.83 Shifting Snows to bring fans a bit of festive cheer and have also teased a new engine update to come next year.
Valve's new patch not just brings back the snow covered map, but is also filled with hero balancing, a lot of frosty treasures, and a sneak peek of Winter Wyvern, the upcoming hero in the game.
Patch 6.83 introduces the new Bounty Runes to replace the runes seen at the start of the game, with a prize of 100 gold and experience points to the first player to nab them. The illusions in the game also deals less damage now by as much as 25 percent. more >>
Lindsay Lohan is immersing herself in the world of gaming with the release of her new mobile game "The Price of Fame," which features the life and trials of a famous celebrity dealing with hair, clothes, fans, scandals and more.
"The Price of Fame" was released earlier in the week for free in Android and iOS devices and was created in collaboration with Space Inch, whose lead programmer is guitarist Andy Ross from the band OK Go.
In the game, the player stars as Lohan's protégé who is trying to become a famous celebrity. To achieve fame, the player has to gain as many fans as possible and generate interest from the game's paparazzi. more >>
Among the most awaited addition to the hit action-adventure video game "Grand Theft Auto 5" Online is its multiplayer Heist mode.
As of publication date, the GTA 5 Online Heist DLCs "still don't have a concrete date." However, Rockstar's GTA Online Producer and Lead Mission Designer Imran Sarwar recently sat down with IGN.com to shed light on the many questions about the much-awaited game feature.
As for the question on why it has taken too long for the studio to release the update, Sarwar told IGN "To be honest, they just turned out to be a lot more difficult than we originally thought." more >>
Following the release of the purported specs for Sony's next Xperia flagship, the Xperia Z4 smartphone, another alleged information surfaced, this time for the upcoming Z4 tablet Ultra. The leak indicated that the device could be "an actual monster," according to reports.
As stated by the website, the Chinese tech site Padnews revealed this week that Sony intended to unveil a "monstrous" 12.9-incher Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra with an enormous display resolution of 3840 x 2400 pixels 1,073,741,824 color TFT.
The snapshot of the Z4 specs also indicated that underneath the device is a powerful 2.86GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor that will be accompanied with a 6GB amount of RAM and 64GB of storage memory space. more >>
2K Sports announced this week the addition of a new player in the hit basketball simulation video game "NBA 2K15," according to reports.
The former Baylor Bears center Isaiah Austin is now added to the roster of NBA 2K15 and is accessible to play on all gaming platforms. The Austin character will be available as a playable free agent, Gamespot reported.
The initiative from 2K Sports is said to honor the said player after he was diagnosed of Marfan syndrome, a disorder that affects the skeletal system, cardiovascular system, the eyes, and skin. more >>