The Game Awards 2016 Were a Blast

It seems that The Game Awards becomes more legitimate and important every year. Just like last year, 2016 was filled with incredible games from a wide range of genres. I once again struggled with time management and “too many games to play” — not exactly the worst thing in the world. The Game Awards areContinue reading “The Game Awards 2016 Were a Blast”

Why ‘That Dragon, Cancer’ Winning The Games for Impact Award is Important

At the 2016 Game Awards, the incredibly evocative game That Dragon, Cancer was honored with the prestigious ‘Games for Impact’ Award. This award presents the winner with a specific kind of recognition within the industry. To have a title that wins the ‘Games for Impact’ award establishes that the game stood above all others in termsContinue reading “Why ‘That Dragon, Cancer’ Winning The Games for Impact Award is Important”

Mass Effect Andromeda Gameplay Revealed

Gameplay was revealed for Mass Effect Andromeda at The Game Awards 2016. Fans of the series will be happy to see that there are a lot of similarities to the “original trilogy”. The fight for a new home is not without its conflicts — some of which are displayed in this trailer. While there were optionsContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Gameplay Revealed”

Breath of the Wild Shows a New Area, More Gameplay

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild got its second showcase at The Game Awards. Following its beautiful environmental trailer, the anticipated game got an even more detailed spotlight. A new area of the game is revealed which shows Link searching for shrine with the help Kass, a bird-like minstrel who plays an accordion.Continue reading “Breath of the Wild Shows a New Area, More Gameplay”

Prey Gets a Full Gameplay Trailer

Prey got a new trailer at this year’s The Game Awards. In the year 2035, Morgan Yu lives on an isolated research facility in outer space. A first person shooter, the gameplay is based around exploring the lonely station which has been overtaken by a hostile alien force. It was also revealed that Prey would beContinue reading “Prey Gets a Full Gameplay Trailer”

Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy Announced

A very brief teaser for Telltale’s new Guardians of the Galaxy game was shown at this year’s The Game Awards. The long-awaited Marvel project from Telltale has finally been officially revealed. Though there are hardly any information on this game, it’s very exciting, especially given the popularity of the hit blockbuster film. Stay tuned to Gamer Professionals asContinue reading “Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy Announced”

New Death Stranding Footage Revealed

During The Game Awards 2016, new footage for Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding was shown. This is the first actual in-engine footage that we have seen thus far in 4k resolution on a PS4 Pro. Prior to this, there was only a live action teaser. The footage shows a bizarre display of what appears to be aContinue reading “New Death Stranding Footage Revealed”

New Breath of the Wild Footage Revealed

New footage for the highly-anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was revealed tonight at The Game Awards 2016. During the pre-show, the game’s gorgeous landscapes were showcased with some brand new footage. Additionally, the game won the award for “Most Anticipated Game”, which comes as no surprise. The Legend of Zelda: Breath ofContinue reading “New Breath of the Wild Footage Revealed”