Developers Ditching Last-Gen To Focus On PS5, Xbox Series X/S

Developers Ditching Last-Gen To Focus On PS5, Xbox Series X/S

Picture: Warner Bros. We’re now 18 months into the life of the PS5 and the Xbox Series X/S. The PS4 and the Xbox One are officially last-gen, a fact that’s become increasingly clear to anyone who’s tried to play Elden Ring on an old console whose fan sounds like a wind tunnel. Developers are also … Read more

The Switch Lineup Is Gonna Totally Dominate The Rest Of 2022

The Switch Lineup Is Gonna Totally Dominate The Rest Of 2022

screenshot: nintendo Following yesterday’s delay of red fall and Starfield, Microsoft’s two big blockbusters for the year, the release slate for the back half of 2022 might seem especially barren. Pop quiz: Have you been paying attention to the Switch? Read More: So Much For Video Game Release Dates As my colleague Ethan Gach pointed … Read more

With Starfield and BotW 2 Delays, 2022 Loses More Big Games

With Starfield and BotW 2 Delays, 2022 Loses More Big Games

Picture: Sony/Kotaku Bethesda’s open world space rpg Starfield is the latest major 2022 release to slip into next year. But will it be the last? Probably not. So who’s next? God of War Ragnarok? Bayonetta 3? Gotham Knights? This fall, traditionally the biggest release season of the year, remains an almost entirely blank slate, and … Read more

Sony’s new PlayStation Plus is just another half-assed half-measure

Sony’s new PlayStation Plus is just another half-assed half-measure

Photo: CLEMENS BILAN/DDP/AFP via Getty Images Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend? The quiet, … Read more

In A Galaxy Far, Far Away… And Filled With Lego Bricks

In A Galaxy Far, Far Away… And Filled With Lego Bricks

Picture: WB Games/Disney After a few delays, the next entry in the Lego Star Wars series is nearly here and is arriving on Tuesday on… everything! I’m very excited to play the new Star Wars game, but I want to instead take a moment to point out something very strange to me still. MLB The … Read more

Here’s How Different Gran Turismo 7 Looks On PS4 Versus PS5

Here’s How Different Gran Turismo 7 Looks On PS4 Versus PS5

When Gran Turismo 7 was announced as a cross-generation release for both PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, some fans were disappointed the game would be curtailed so as to not take full advantage of the newer hardware. Most people who want PS5s still can’t get them, so a PS4 release was necessary to get the … Read more

Video game release dates in 2022

Video game release dates in 2022

As 2022 gets closer, so, too, do some of the most anticipated gaming releases in recent memory. Horizon Zero Dawnand Saints Row are all getting new installmentswhile the collaboration between George RR Martin and Dark Souls Studio FromSoftware, Elden Ringpromises to dominate conversations for months to come. That’s to say nothing of zombie-parkour sequel Dying … Read more