Video Games

  • Ubisoft Officially Announce ‘Assassin’s Creed: Unity’

    Posted Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    After pictures leaked online last week, developer Ubisoft decided the cat was already out of the bag and officially announced the next chapter in the ‘Assassin’s Creed‘ franchise,  ‘Assassin’s Creed: Unity’. Here’s what the developer had to say about the game: “Qu’ils mangent de la brioche [Let them eat cake]! We have been working on […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Adventurers and Creatures Galore

    Posted Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Ahh, another week goes by and here we are for another Toy News Tuesday! In case you’re new (which, I’m honestly kind of hoping at least a FEW of you are), Toy news Tuesday is a pretty self explanatory column where ScienceFiction.com’s resident toy-fiend Jordan DesJardins gives you all the news you need to know […]

  • ‘Splinter Cell’ Movie Adaptation Gets ‘Bourne Identity’ Director

    Posted Monday, March 24th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    The movie adaptation of ‘Splinter Cell’, the Ubisoft developed video game, is moving ahead with reports that Doug Liman is in final negotiations to direct. ‘Splinter Cell’ is a stealth video game where players control agent Sam Fisher, a highly trained special operative in a fictional black-ops division known as Fourth Echelon. Together he and […]

  • ‘SimCity’ Offline Mode In ‘Final Testing’

    Posted Thursday, March 20th, 2014 05:39 pm GMT -4
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    EA have announced they are officially launching an offline mode of ‘SimCity’ in the upcoming update 10. When EA released the ‘SimCity’ reboot in 2013 it was released as an online only game which made absolutely no sense and resulted in a tide of backlash when no one could actually connect to the EA servers […]

  • Sony Officially Unveils Project Morpheus

    Posted Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    “Unfortunately, no one can be told what The Matrix is. You’ll have to see it for yourself.” This will no doubt hold true with Sony’s new VR headset prototype, appropriately named ‘Project Morpheus’. Hold on tight boys and girls, cause sh*t is about to get unreal. Today Shu Yoshida President of SCE Worldwide Studios formally […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Robots, Reptiles, and Aliens!

    Posted Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Welcome back to the next installment of Toy News Tuesday! For all of you newbies out there, this is our fantastic new weekly column where ScienceFiction.com gives you a rundown on all the cool stuff going on in the toy industry every week! Whether you’re a hardcore collector or just mildly curious as to what’s going […]

  • Sony To Unveil VR Headset At GDC 2014

    Posted Monday, March 17th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Rumours have been circulating for a while now that Virtual Reality will be the next big thing in entertainment. Oh wait, that was the 80’s. Fast forward 30 years and it looks like the fantasy future of fully immersive Virtual Reality might actually be here at long last. Thanks to start ups like the Oculus […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: A Taste Of Things To Come

    Posted Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Welcome to another installment of Toy News Tuesday! For all of you newcomers, this is our awesome weekly column where ScienceFiction.com’s resident toy-guru Jordan DesJardins takes you on a quick walk through all the cool happenings in the toy industry each week! Whether you’re a collector or just kind of curious as to what’s going […]

  • ‘Last of Us’ Movie Officially In Development

    Posted Monday, March 10th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    If ever there was a video game that begged to be turned into a film it would have to be ‘The Last of Us’. Ok there’s a few but ‘The Last of Us’ has the potential to be something truly special. One of the most cinematic, intense and emotional games ever made, it almost plays […]

  • Watch The Trailer For ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 06:07 pm GMT -4
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    Earlier, rumors of a new Batman game began making the rounds on the interweb. To everyone’s surprise the rumours turned out to be true. GameInformer got the drop on the low down and has revealed the first details online about the game. Developer Rocksteady, who practically made Arkham a household name with ‘Batman: Arkham Asylum’ […]

  • BBC To Re-Release ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy’ Game For It’s 30th Anniversary

    Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Arthur C. Clarke once said Douglas Adams’ use of the words “don’t panic” was perhaps the best advice that could be given to humanity. Personally I couldn’t agree more. These are two words I always try to live by. Recalling these two words in a moment of crisis is probably the only reason I’m still […]

  • Warner Bros. Acquires ‘Minecraft’ Movie Rights

    Posted Saturday, March 1st, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    After building a massive success in the form of ‘The Lego Movie’, Warner Bros. has added an extremely popular video game to their toy box. The studio has recently acquired the film rights to ‘Minecraft’, one of the most popular video games in recent history. From Swedish indie game developer Mojang AB, the beta version […]

  • Seth Rogen And Evan Goldberg To Write And Direct Console Wars

    Posted Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 07:16 pm GMT -4
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    Seth Rogen is one busy dude. Recently linked to the ‘Uncharted’ movie, he is apparently the new go-to-guy in Hollywood for scripts. Seth and fellow comedy writer Evan Goldberg (no relation to Whoopie) have been brought in by Sony to write and direct ‘Console Wars’, an adaptation of the upcoming book “Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo […]

  • DREAMATION 2014: Gaming At Its Finest

    Posted Monday, February 24th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Are you a fan of Role Playing Games? How about Live Action Role play? Have you ever found yourself wanting to play that new table-top game you’ve discovered, but not had enough players to round out the game and actually make it fun? Well, have you ever thought about how awesome it would be to […]

  • ‘Bioshock’ Developer Irrational Games To Shut Down

    Posted Thursday, February 20th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Earlier this week Irrational Games co-founder Ken Levine formally announced that after 17 years the company will be winding down. In an open letter on their website. Ken explains, “I am winding down Irrational Games as you know it. I’ll be starting a smaller, more entrepreneurial endeavor at Take-Two. Seventeen years is a long time […]