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Report: Man of Steel sequel is happening

Neither a bird nor a plane, but a sequel<p>Warner Bros. is moving ahead with a follow-up to <i>Man of Steel</i>, Superman’s most recent solo feature, according to The Wrap. The unnamed, undated sequel is entering "active development," suggesting its in the earliest stages of pre-production.<p>Although Superman’s …

Man of Steel

Survival is no joke in No Man's Sky's latest trailer

Discover the key to making it off these planets alive<p>Exploring the vast, varied worlds of <i>No Man's Sky</i> is one thing, but, according to the new look above, surviving on them is another entirely. The trailer gives players a sense of the challenges that await them on some of the more hostile of the …

No Man's Sky

If Sony Agreed, Xbox One And PlayStation 4 Players Could Be Playing Rocket League Together In ‘Hours’

A few months ago, talk of cross platform <i>Rocket League</i> appeared, meaning that Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players could play together. It very much …

Rocket League

Xbox Co-Creator Hopes Sony Will Respond to Microsoft's Invitation to Link XBL and PSN

In March, Microsoft turned heads when it publicly invited other platform holders, including potentially Sony, to have their online games connect to Xbox Live. Never before has there been cross-play between Xbox Live and PlayStation Network. While Sony did respond to Microsoft's invitation, the …

Batman: Return to Arkham Indefinitely Delayed

Holy delay, Batman!<p>Warner Bros. has confirmed Batman: Return to Arkham will not be ready for its slated July 29 release date.<p>Via a short statement on …

VR game transforms you into monstrous girl from 'The Ring'

If you've ever considered crawling into the skin of the horrifying girl from "The Ring" but don't have the chance to get trapped in a well, you may be interested in a new VR demo from Japan.<p>To celebrate the release of the latest "Ring" film in Japan --the 2002 Hollywood flick was based on Japanese …

Virtual Reality

Star Wars Battlefront To Get a Sequel Next Year

Star Wars Battlefront Sequel Coming Next Year<p>In what comes as a shock to fans and to us here at COGconnected, EA confirmed today that there will be a …

Battlefield 1 goes back to WW1... and feels like the most modern shooter of this generation

Battlefield is going back to World War 1. While Call of Duty forges ever further into the future; into space; into the supernatural, Battlefield is …

You Have Top $30 More To Get Call Of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered

While there had been rumors that the remaster would be sold as a separate game for those who weren’t necessarily interested in developer Infinity …

Call of Duty

Ben Affleck's Batman movie may have plenty of villains

Batman V Superman may have failed to propel the DC Comics Murderverse into the billion dollar mark, but the blame for that underwhelming performance …

Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Might Be A Procedurally-Generated Escherian Nightmare

Activision tend to announce each year’s Call of Duty in late April or early May, so we should be expecting the teaser trailer for the announcement …

Watch this: Outlast 2 gameplay will scare the Monday blues out of you

By Dom Reseigh-Lincoln<p><b>Outlast 2 developer Red Barrels have just released some brand new gameplay from its upcoming horror sequel, featuring a</b> …

4 Xbox One Horror Games That Deserve Your Terrified Attention (and 1 That Might)

Xbox

The Other 99 Brings Violence and Mystery to PS4, Xbox One and PC

Deck13 Signs Deal to Publish The Other 99<p>UK startup studio Burning Arrow Ltd. has teamed up with Deck13 (<i>Lords of the Fallen, The Surge</i>) to release …

After 10 Years, Microsoft Is Finally Discontinuing The Xbox 360

'The Xbox 360 helped redefine an entire generation of gaming.'<p>Microsoft has announced that it will no longer be making the Xbox 360 video games …

Mafia 3 Release Date, Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

The original soundtrack on vinyl is part of the collector's edition<p><b>CORRECTION:</b> <i>This story initially ran with a typo putting the release date at</i> …

Batman Arkham HD Collection revealed via leak

<b>UPDATE 19th April 2016 9.15am:</b> Batman: Return to Arkham now has a PEGI listing.PEGI, which age rates games in Europe, has a listing for Batman: …

Red Dead Redemption 2 map supposedly leaks

Will Red Dead Redemption 2 be even bigger than its predecessor? Probably yeah, if this leaked map turns out to be true.

Ubisoft to ban 'Division' players who exploit its shoddy coding

A community manager for Ubisoft's hit game, <i>The Division</i>, warned players against exploiting in-game glitches to gather extra end-game loot. The issue first appeared last week with the debut of the game's Falcon Lost expansion map pack, which offers large-scale raid missions and valuable rare items …

Ubisoft

These are the changes coming to The Division's Dark Zone (correction)

Extractions just got a lot more dangerous<p>The first batch of free content for Ubisoft's online shooter <i>Tom Clancy's The Division</i> lands April 12, and some of the biggest changes affect the hotly contested, player-vs-player area known as the Dark Zone. Yesterday the Ubisoft blog posted an interview …

High Level

Mafia 3 images show how the studio is bringing 1968 New Orleans to life

New pre-Alpha images for Mafia 3 have surfaced in a GDC 2016 presentation from March.<p>The presentation was conducted by Hangar 13 designer Seth Rosen …

New PlayStation 4 System Software 3.50 Update Adds Remote Play Tomorrow (video)

Sony has today announced that they will start rolling out the new PlayStation 4 system software update in the form of the version 3.5 tomorrow. …

We're shockingly unprepared for an extreme weather event that could fry Earth's power grid

In the midst of droughts, wildfires, rapidly disappearing sea ice, and El Niño, it's easy to get caught up in weather here on Earth.<p>But there's a …

The Division 'Incursions' Expansion Coming April 12th With New Loot and Gear

The first of two planned free expansions for Ubisoft’s megahit Tom Clancy’s The Division will be called Incursions, and drops with Update 1.1 April …

Told You So: Now Even Sony And Microsoft Think The PS4 And Xbox One Are Already Out Of Date

Back in September 2014 I wrote an article for Forbes called The PS4 And Xbox One Are Already Out Of Date, stating my belief that the inability of either console to offer any sort of support for 4K/UHD resolution video or gaming at a time when 4K TV sales were set to explode would lead to the …

Perception is a sound-based game of hide-and-seek

The stakes are a little higher than your average schoolyard game<p>In <i>Perception</i>, sound is both your lifeline and your downfall.<p><i>Perception</i> is a Kickstarter-funded, first-person horror game from The Deep End Games, a studio made up of developers who worked on BioShock and Dead Space. The game follows a …

Dolls

Where to find The Division's best Easter eggs

There's more than just man-shooting, gear-grinding, and collectible caps and parkas in The Division. Post-virus Manhattan is also filled with film …

Black Ops III's Nuketown goes free on PC, PS4, Xbox One

Nuketown (you can't make me swap out that "e" for a "3") was available as a pre-order / early-run bonus map in <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops III</i>, but as of …

Can virtual reality cure phobias?

Research suggests that Oculus Rift-style headsets are proving a useful therapeutic tool<p>In March 2014 Mark Zuckerberg dipped into his deep pockets to buy Oculus Rift for $2bn, proclaiming to the world that after many fits and starts, virtual reality would stick. Now Oculus Rift is on the verge of …

Virtual Reality

Sony responds to Microsoft's invite to let Xbox gamers play PS4 players

Microsoft announced earlier this week that it plans to allow Xbox gamers to play against PS4 and PC players. The software giant is opening up its platform to developers to choose whether they will support cross-network play, but it will also require Sony to support it on the company's PlayStation …