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Platinum is making a 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' game

It's been a bit since we had a new <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i> game and an <i>even longer</i> time since we had a good one. But that could soon change when Platinum Games unleashes <i>TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan</i> this summer on PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Yeah, that's right: the …

Evo 2016 lineup announced: Street Fighter 5 and Pokkén are in, Smash Bros. to return

New games, some returning favorites and a huge venue<p>This year's Evolution Championship Series — better known as Evo — will feature nine games as part of the main competition, including Capcom's soon-to-be-released <i>Street Fighter 5</i> and an old fan-favorite, Nintendo's <i>Super Smash Bros. Melee</i>. Evo …

Star Wars Battlefront
Unreal Engine
DC Comics
Indie Gaming

Hard Reset Redux announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC

Shadow Warrior developer Flying Wild Hog is bringing its formerly PC-exclusive first-person shooter Hard Reset to PS4, Xbox One and PC as Hard Reset …

Fire Emblem Fates DLC maps launching weekly, first one free

Kicks off Feb. 19<p><i>Fire Emblem Fates</i>' first map pack will include eleven episodes, which Nintendo will release on a near-weekly basis. According to the game's recently opened official website, North American players will have access to a variety of free and paid downloadable maps, with the first to …


'The Witness' causes motion sickness in some players

Some first-person games -- including <i>Skyrim</i>, <i>Fallout 4</i> and <i>The Talos Principle</i> -- trigger motion sickness and nausea in certain players, and <i>The Witness</i> is the latest addition to this list. <i>The Witness</i> is <i>Braid</i> creator Jonathan Blow's latest game, and it's a vast, introspective puzzler populated with …

Virtual Reality
Indie Gaming

Tekken 7: Fated Retribution is bringing back Nina

The Irish assassin returns<p>Nina Williams, who's been part of the Tekken series since 1994, is returning to the ring in <i>Tekken 7: Fated Retribution</i>, Bandai Namco's update to the arcade fighting game. The Tekken team revealed Nina's return last night alongside the Evo 2016 tournament game lineup …

Gaming Industry

Tron Run/r release date confirmed for PS4, Xbox One and PC

Tron Run/r, a third-person running game set in Disney's neon cyberspace, is due on 16th February, Disney has announced.<p>The game will task players …

Star Wars Battlefront
Mass Effect Andromeda
Virtual Reality
PlayStation 4

Almost every comment on EA's Instagram is "Skate 4"

EA's Instagram is about a lot of things you'd expect: EA games already out such as Madden and FIFA, and EA games coming out soon, such as Unravel.<p>But …

Plants vs. Zombies
Gaming Industry

Funcom announces Conan multiplayer open-world survival game

Funcom is making an open-world multiplayer survival Conan game. It's called Conan Exiles and it's coming to Early Access on PC this summer, then PC …

The wonderful surprise in Torment: Tides of Numenera's first two minutes

Here I am, Mr Smartarse, thinking I know all about role-playing games and what the boundaries are - the lines developers will cross and won't. And …

Indie Gaming
TV shows

The Division's post-release plans revealed

The Division will offer three expansion packs as part of its Season Pass, Ubisoft has announced. Each will include new gear and types of gameplay.<p>The …


Song of the Deep is Insomniac's new aquatic Metroidvania

Ratchet & Clank and Sunset Overdrive developer Insomniac Games has revealed its previously teased title as the underwater metroidvania adventure Song …

On the failure of Fallout 4 at the hands of The Witcher 3

Fallout 4 funnels you into violence, The Witcher 3 invites you to dance<p>Games are a medium just like film is a medium, although we never hear about something being criticized for not "being a movie," the same way that claim is held against certain games. A part of this may be due to the fact that …

Grand Theft Auto

The Tomorrow Children lets you fight giant monsters and also bureaucracy

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>The Tomorrow Children</i> is one of the strangest games I've played in recent memory, and keep in mind, that list includes an asymmetrical babysitting deathmatch and a showering simulator. At its core, <i>The Tomorrow Children</i> is about collecting resources …

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