Sid Meier’s Civilization VI Hands-on Preview

Last month my colleague and I were invited to 2K Games’ offices in Sydney for a hands-on preview of their upcoming 4X strategy title, Civilization VI. They say time is a flat circle (hexagon in this case) – what has come before will come back again, and this is certainly the case with Civilization VI. Building off of the success of Civilization V, and learning from the mistakes of Beyond Earth, Ci...

Mafia III ‘Cassandra: The Voodoo Queen’ Trailer Released

2K Games is continuing with their series of character trailers and while the first one introduced the main protagonist Lincoln Clay, who is described as “The Soldier,” this time around the focus is on Cassandra “The Voodoo Queen.” This video gives us a brief introduction as to who Cassandra is and why she is targeting the mob. As first-hand witness to the mob’s ruthle...

2K Releases New Mafia III Live Action Trailer

2K released a brand new trailer for their upcoming open world shooter Mafia III. The live action trailer entitled “Death Suits You” features Lincoln Clay avenging the death of two of his mafia brothers in New Bordeaux. The trailer is sharply edited and tells a great story without a single word uttered. The game is set in the fictional city of New Bordeaux in 1968. Black mobster Lincoln...

Mafia III ‘Lincoln Clay’ Trailer Released

2K Games and Hangar 13 have released a new trailer for Mafia III and it is the first in what will apparently be a series of six videos for the game and this one happens to be called “Lincoln Clay: The Soldier” as it gives us a look at what drives Lincoln in Mafia III. You see, Lincoln was robbed of his family and orphaned at an early age, forced to grow up on the streets of New Bordeau...

WWE 2K17 ‘NXT Edition’ Collector’s Edition Revealed and Detailed

Big fans of WWE, especially those who happen to adore the NXT roster, will be delighted to hear that 2K Games is planning on releasing a special collector’s edition for WWE 2K17 that focuses almost entirely around the NXT roster. Limited to only 50,000 copies worldwide, this special “NXT Edition” of WWE 2K17 is priced at $149.95 AUD/ $159.95 NZD and will be released alongside the...

Civilization VI Title Track to be Composed by Christopher Tin

After snagging the first ever Grammy Award for a song composed for a video game, Christopher Tin will be returning to the Civilization series with the new track “Sogno di Volare.” In English, the song title translates to “The Dream of Flight” and will serve as the title track for Sid Meier’s Civilization VI. “I wanted to write a piece that captured the essence of expl...

Mafia III E3 3016 Trailer and Gameplay Reveal Released

2K released a new trailer for Mafia III, setting the stage for Lincoln’s adventures. The trailer kicks off with a man admitting to helping Lincoln murder Sal Marcano and his crime family. Next, we see Lincoln being rescued from a burning bar by a priest and Lincoln’s lengthy recovery. As the last piece of Lincoln’s recovery, he prepares to go to war with the Marcano family, as th...

XCOM 2 Heads to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on September 6th

2K Games and Firaxis have announced that they are planning on releasing the previous PC exclusive XCOM 2 on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on September 6th in North America and September 9th elsewhere. The company stated that those who pre-order this console release will be given the Resistance Warrior Pack,” which includes additional soldier customization options like bonus outfits, headgear, and...

WWE 2K17 Revealed, Features Bill Goldberg as a Pre-Order Bonus

WWE and 2K Games have announced some news that many fans were expecting would come eventually and that is that WWE 2K17 will be released sometime in October 2016. What comes as something of a surprise is that the company is choosing to keep the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of the game alive while bringing the title to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One as most would expect. Something that might...

Mafia III Release Date Revealed and Story Trailer Released

2K Games has announced that they plan on releasing Mafia III for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC worldwide on October 7th. At launch the game will be available in your standard format, a limited deluxe, and limited collector’s edition. The $79.99 deluxe version will include the game, digital bonuses that have not been revealed, as well as access to all of the game’s future DLC as i...

Tales from the Borderlands Retail Release Revealed

Although it may have began before Minecraft: Story Mode and Telltale’s Game of Thrones, Tales from the Borderlands has yet to be given a retail release while the other two titles have. Thankfully it seems that that is going to change as Telltale Games and 2K have announced that they plan on releasing Tales from the Borderlands in disc format for both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with the t...

XCOM 2 Review

XCOM 2 Developer: Firaxis Games Publisher: 2K Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux Release Date: 5th of February, 2016 Price: $59.99USD – Available Here Overview Off the bat; I’m going to tell you that XCOM 2 is a bloody great game. From the highs of XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Firaxis continues to reach even higher. I was a fan of the original XCOM series back in the day and I’m not ashamed to say that I’m a...

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