Video Games

  • Darth Vader Invades The PS4

    Posted Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Sony was at the recent D23 expo where they revealed a new limited edition PS4 that will carry the likeness of Darth Vader on it. The PS4 itself will be a 500GB system and will also include a wireless PS4 controller with a design inspired by Vader’s chest panel, furthering the ‘Star Wars’ theme. If […]

  • Could Techland Return To ‘Dead Island 2′?

    Posted Monday, August 17th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Deep Silver’s (hopefully) upcoming game, ‘Dead Island 2’ still doesn’t have a developer to finish it so far as we know, but at least we know that there are developers out there who would like to make it. In fact, Tymon Smektala, a producer at Techland, the developers of the first couple ‘Dead Island’ games before […]

  • Guillermo Del Toro Is Done With Video Games

    Posted Friday, August 14th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Well, those of us who were hoping and waiting for an epic video game collaboration between Guillermo del Toro and Hideo Kojima have suffered a serious blow. Not only was their collaboration video game, ‘Silent Hills,’ cancelled a few months ago, but in a recently-released interview at Shack News del Toro admitted at San Diego Comic Con […]

  • Video Games: More ‘Resident Evil’ HD Goodness On The Way

    Posted Friday, August 14th, 2015 04:08 pm GMT -4
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    What do you do when you’re running out of ideas for your long-running franchise and your last few games have been really hit-or-miss? For Capcom, when it comes to ‘Resident Evil ,’ the answer is easy: Just go back and remaster all the original games that everyone already loves! Back in 2002 they remade the […]

  • Update On Steven Speilberg’s ‘Halo’ TV Series

    Posted Thursday, August 13th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Fans of the ‘Halo’ series have been hungry for a major movie or TV adaptation for a long time now. While plans to make a full-on Hollywood production fell through years ago, a couple of movie-like productions have been made, but they were web series and even though one of them was produced by Ridley […]

  • PS4 Firmware Update Notes Leaked

    Posted Thursday, August 13th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Playstation 4 users will be interested to know that the upcoming 3.0 firmware release for the PS4 has gone to beta, and beta testers have already leaked the update notes, revealing what’s coming when 3.0 is released. There are a few new big features along with some other general improvements. The English version of the […]

  • New Mad Max Trailer And Gameplay Videos Bring Post-Apocalypse Mayhem

    Posted Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    The upcoming ‘Mad Max’ video game is exciting in a lot of ways. If nothing else, the ‘Mad Max’ movies have pretty much the perfect setting for a video game, and indeed, there several very popular games out there that take more than a little inspiration from them. (The ‘Fallout‘ and ‘Borderlands‘ series being the […]

  • ‘Aquaman’ Director James Wan Reportedly Signs On To Produce ‘Mortal Kombat’

    Posted Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 07:36 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Mortal Kombat’ may slay movie audiences again as James Wan has reportedly signed on to produce an adaptation of the popular video game into a live action film.  Earlier this year, Wan’s ‘Furious 7′ set record and became the fourth highest grossing movie ever.  (It has since slipped to #5.  Boo hoo!)  Wan has also […]

  • Gimme The Loot: ScienceFiction.com Unboxes Loot Crate HQ

    Posted Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 03:23 pm GMT -4
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    Convention season is in full swing as we speak. Though your local con may have already happened and San Diego Comic-Con has come and gone this year, there are still plenty of awesome pop culture gatherings on the horizon such as Baltimore Comic Con, Walker Stalker, New York Comic Con, various Wizard World cons, and more. […]

  • New ‘Quantum Break’ Trailer Has Arrived

    Posted Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    Microsoft just released a new trailer at Gamescom for ‘Quantum Break,’ the upcoming XBox One exclusive game from Remedy Entertainment. Called ‘Time is Power,’ the trailer showcases gameplay elements, in-game cut scenes, and also parts of the live-action series that will accompany the game. That’s right, for those who didn’t know yet, one of ‘Quantum Break’’s big […]

  • ‘Zombi’ Infects PC, PS4, and XBox One

    Posted Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 10:30 am GMT -4
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    Ubisoft recently announced that ‘Zombi,’ a port of the WiiU game ‘ZombiU,’ will be released on PC, Playstation 4, and XBox One. ‘ZombiU,’ a loose remake of Ubisoft’s 1986 game, ‘Zombi,’ was a launch game for the WiiU. It received mixed but mostly favorable reviews but sold rather poorly. It featured inventive uses of the WiiU’s gamepad and […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: By The Power Of Greyskull!

    Posted Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Come one, come all to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to find place […]

  • ‘Dead Island 2′ Looking For A New Developer

    Posted Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Things aren’t looking all that great for ‘Dead Island 2,’ the sequel to the 2011 hit ‘Dead Island.’ First the creators of the franchise, Techland, had to leave the game since they disagreed with Deep Silver, the publisher, over the direction of the game. (Although that decision resulted in Techland making the excellent ‘Dying Light,’ […]

  • ‘Assassin’s Creed’ And ‘Cobra’ Are Revealed As The Remaining Two Add-On Armies In ‘Toy Soliders: War Chest’

    Posted Monday, August 3rd, 2015 05:19 pm GMT -4
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    About a month ago, we reported on the new video game ‘Toy Soldiers: War Chest,’ a capture-the-flag type game which pits four toy armies against one another: WWI Era tin soldiers Kaiser Wilhelm and his period troops; fairy-like Starbright and her “girl toy” pals; Phantom, a space soldier and her high tech squadron; and the […]

  • Exclusive Interview: Peter Tomasi Talks ‘Batman Arkham Knight: Volume 1′

    Posted Thursday, July 30th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    In 2009, Rocksteady Studios and Warner Brothers Interactive blew fans away with the first ever Batman video game that actually made you feel like you really were Batman, ‘Batman: Arkham Asylum’! In 2011, they blew our minds again with the sequel, ‘Batman: Arkham City’, which took the adventure out into the open world streets of […]