GPS Episode 25: Observer, Agents of Mayhem, Uncharted and More

Episode 25 of our gaming podcast, The Gamer Professionals Show (GPS) is now live! Gamescom is happening right now in Germany and we’ve got some news from that to discuss. From this point forward in the year, it’s a pretty steady flow of game releases which will certainly keep us busy. In the news, SNESContinue reading “GPS Episode 25: Observer, Agents of Mayhem, Uncharted and More”

Bungie Releases Destiny 2 Launch Trailer

Yesterday during the Sony Conference at Gamescom 2017, Sony first showed the Destiny 2 launch trailer. In the action-packed trailer, a few details really stand out. Most notably is how the game’s main villain, Dominus Ghaul, is set up to be a power and dangerous threat. The original Destiny suffered from boring villains so this comes as a relief. TheContinue reading “Bungie Releases Destiny 2 Launch Trailer”

Details released for the Star Wars: Battlefront II Beta

The Star Wars: Battlefront II open beta will begin on October 6th and will contains two playable game modes which are Galactic Assault and Starfighter Assault. News broke today that the open beta for Star Wars: Battlefront II will run from October 6th till October 9th and be available for the PS4, Xbox One, andContinue reading “Details released for the Star Wars: Battlefront II Beta”

Impressions of Star Citizen’s 3.0 Update

After years of development and criticism, Star Citizen is starting to shape up. During Gamescom Roberts Space Industries showcased the games’ 3.0 alpha build. The alpha gameplay was thoroughly impressive. The showcase began already showing off features that other space exploration games sorely lack such as the ability to have other players as part ofContinue reading “Impressions of Star Citizen’s 3.0 Update”

50 Minutes of Final Fantasy XV Gameplay

After the announcement of Final Fantasy XV‘s two month delay, Game Director Hajime Tabata promised there would be a massive gameplay demo released at Gamescom. And boy did he deliver. The video (seen above), highlights elements of Final Fantasy XV, from the battles systems to journal layout and quests. It even shows of the back-and-fourth banter between theContinue reading “50 Minutes of Final Fantasy XV Gameplay”

Dawn Of War III Gamescom Preview

We don’t know a whole lot about Dawn Of War III just yet, but we do know that this game is going to be drastically different from the past two titles in the series. The gamescom gameplay showcased the Blood Ravens chapter battling Eldar, with a surprise Wraith Knight appearance. Dawn Of War III willContinue reading “Dawn Of War III Gamescom Preview”

Steep Gold Edition and Release Date Announced

Ubisoft has had a major showing at this year’s Gamescom. Highlighting games like Watch Dogs 2 and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands, the publisher is aiming for a strong game lineup for the coming months. And now, one of the hidden gems from their E3 showcase, Steep, finally has been given a release date. ForContinue reading “Steep Gold Edition and Release Date Announced”

Watch Dogs 2 Online Multiplayer Trailer

During their presentation at Gamescom, Ubisoft released new footage of the sequel of their open world, hacking based game: Watch Dogs 2. In the trailer, we see the game’s protagonist, Marcus, teaming up with other player-controlled allies to take part in some hacking shenanigans. Watch Dogs 2 brings back the seamless online gameplay from theContinue reading “Watch Dogs 2 Online Multiplayer Trailer”

Destiny: Rise of Iron New Gameplay

Destiny promises to re-energize their space-based first-person shooter with the upcoming Rise of Iron expansion. One thing players have been asking for is more player-vs-player gameplay options. With the Rise of Iron expansion, Bungie is giving player the ability to set up private matches so friends can test their skills against one another. In it,Continue reading “Destiny: Rise of Iron New Gameplay”

Ghost Recon Wildlands Customization Trailer

Earlier today, Ubisoft released a new trailer highlighting the customization in Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands. In true Tom Clancy fashion, you can customize every aspect of your weapon, from the stock to the muzzle. You can also change the color of your weapon to properly camouflage with the different surroundings in Ghost Recon Wildlands. AsContinue reading “Ghost Recon Wildlands Customization Trailer”

Metal Gear Survive Revealed at Gamescom

After Metal Gear series creator Hideo Kojima’s departure from Konami, fans everywhere have been wondering what the fate of the Metal Gear franchise would be. Today, at Gamescom, Konami announced the next chapter in the long running series: Metal Gear Survive. Sets as a kind of epilogue, Metal Gear Survive takes place immediately following theContinue reading “Metal Gear Survive Revealed at Gamescom”

New Overwatch Map Revealed: Eichenwalde

Overwatch‘s first permanent, free map, Eichenwalde has been revealed at Gamescom 2016. This is among the first of the free maps that Blizzard will release during Overwatch‘s lifespan. Fans are on the edge of their seats for this new Overwatch map. Eichenwalde is a German village, where a key battle in the Omnic crisis occurred. Balderich von Alder,Continue reading “New Overwatch Map Revealed: Eichenwalde”