Game Scoop!: Why Video Game Movies Don’t Work

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. This week we’re discussing video game movies, Final Fantasy 15, PlayStation VR, and more. Watch the video above or download the podcast below. Download Game Scoop! Episode 407 Or subscribe in iTunes and never miss an episode. OR subscribe to the NEW Game Scoop! YouTube channel and never miss …

‘FIFA 17’ marks a new beginning for the soccer franchise

I’ve been playing FIFA since its first title launched on Super Nintendo, when characters on the screen looked like nothing more than colorful stick figures. Nowadays, thanks to the power of modern gaming consoles, the visuals and gameplay are as close to the real thing as it gets. So much so, in fact, that oftentimes when FIFA is on my …

PlayStation Plus Free Games for October Revealed

Sony has unveiled the list of free games PlayStation Plus subscribers can download for free in October. Resident Evil HD, a remastered version of the 2002 Resident Evil GameCube remake, headlines the month for PlayStation 4 subscribers, along with Platinum Games’ Transformers: Devastation. IGN gave the latest update to Resident Evil an 8.0 when it released last year, saying that …

Zelda: Twilight Princess Figurines Available for Pre-Order

Starting today, you can pre-order these amazing The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess figurines from Good Smile Shop. The Figma sculpts are made of highly articulate PVC, meaning you can set up your very own Master Sword battle on your bookshelf. There are three figurines in the set, including Link, Zelda, and a DX version of Link with extra accessories. …

PSX 2016 Date, Location Outed by Event Site

PlayStation Experience 2016 is reportedly set to take place on December 3 and 4 in Anaheim, California, a website reportedly set up for the event has revealed. Originally spotted by users on NeoGAF, PSX 2016 details have not officially been announced by PlayStation. IGN has reached out to Sony to confirm the accuracy of the website’s details and for further information …

Settling on Doom

If you’re a fan of the Doom series, you’ll be happy to see Doom 64 finally making it on SDA. While the game does have a plot, it probably doesn’t matter. Just kill demons stood in your path until none have survived. Phillip ‘ZELLLOOO’ Shanklin played on the easiest difficulty, Be Gentle!, and wrapped the 32 levels up in a …

47 Nintendo NX Concept Images Created by Fans

Rumors are swirling around Nintendo’s upcoming NX console, but so far nobody’s gotten a good look at it. We asked IGN’s community for their best and brightest concepts for what they think NX should look like based on leaks, rumors, or their own imaginations. Take a look at what they came up with. Looking for more than rumors? Take a …

Shovel Knight Guest Starring in Yooka-Laylee

Yooka-Laylee will feature a very special guest character, as developer Playtonic Games has announced that Shovel Knight will make an appearance in its upcoming 3D platformer. The studio shared the news in a post on Twitter, as well as a brand-new trailer that showcases the game’s expansive cast of colorful characters. Following a delay earlier this year, Yooka-Laylee is now …

Insomniac, Polytron React to Oculus Controversy

In light of recent revelations around Oculus founder Palmer Luckey, several indie developers have spoken out, with some even announcing they will no longer support Oculus Rift. Insomniac Games, currently working on three games for the Oculus Rift, gave IGN the following statement: “Insomniac Games condemns all forms of hate speech. While everyone has a right to express his or …

NVC: We Guess the Nintendo NX’s Real Name

Download Nintendo Voice Chat Here What will the Nintendo’s next console (or console/handheld hybrid, we suspect) actually be called? Samuel Claiborn, filling in for Jose Otero, Peer Schneider, Jared Petty, and Zach Ryan make some educated guesses based on Nintendo’s recent history. After that, we discuss the latest Nintendo NX rumors (we really dug into NX rumors last week, you gotta check that …