Just Cause 4 fixes – update details

Just Cause 4 stuck its landing about as elegantly as a Victorian flying machine made from long-johns, strawberry shoelaces and seagull wings – here’s John howling about its numerous misfires in our Just Cause 4 review – but developers Avalanche aren’t giving up on it yet. Steam reviews currently average out to the dreaded Mostly Negative, with the vast majority … Read More

Behold, Glorious Final Fantasy Sake 

Sake maker Kokuryu produces excellent sake. The Fukui-based brewery is teaming up with Square Enix to make some more. In the mid-1970s, the brewery’s owner Masato Mizuno started aging their high-grade sake after being influenced by French wine maturation techniques. Kokuryu ages its daiginjo sake (sake with a rice polishing ratio of under 50 percent) at below zero temperatures to … Read More

Insurgency: Sandstorm review | Rock Paper Shotgun

Developer: New World InteractivePublisher: Focus Home Interactive Release: December 12, 2018On: PCFrom: SteamPrice: £26, $30, €30 I don’t know if I’m cut out for this. It pains me to write that. I’m RPS’s shooty boy, the kid with the crosshairs. I chomp M4A1 rounds for breakfast. But an average round of Insurgency: Sandstorm tends to chew me up instead, then … Read More

Gris screenshot gallery | Rock Paper Shotgun

Good morning! A lot of people had their end-of-year work parties this weekend, including us. But now it’s Monday again. It’s too early for… anything. You’ve got loads of wrapping to do and because you’re not in your 20s any more, the hangovers last for three days. So here is something soothing to stare at, meditatively. Pick out little details. … Read More

Random: Here’s What Mario Would Sound Like If He Was In Sonic’s World

When worlds collide by Liam Doolan 2 hours ago If you love Japanese video game music, you might be a fan of Yuzo Koshiro. Arguably the greatest video game composer of all-time, his music has been featured in multiple titles including Streets of Rage and more recently Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. In a post on Twitter, Koshiro decided to create … Read More

Giveaway: Everspace (Switch NA)

Win one of two copies! Ladies and gentlemen, ready for lift off? How about that cheese? Were ya ready for that? Moving along, who wants to win a copy of the awesome Everspace: Stellar Edition for Switch?  WHAT IS EVERSPACE? You may ask, and let me just say; You don’t need to yell. Jeez. Here’s some details:  “EVERSPACE™ is an … Read More

A Visually and Emotionally Arresting Journey

There is no game in the past year that has looked better than Devolver Digital’s GRIS. God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Spider-Man on PS4 were more impressive technically but GRIS uses its watercolor art style to great effect to create one of the most arresting games on the Nintendo Switch (and PC) but especially the former. GRIS is short, running … Read More

Villains Win Super Smash Bros. Inspired Splatfest In Splatoon 2

The latest Splatoon 2 Splatfest joined in on the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate celebrations by asking players to side with heroes or villains. Now that the event is officially over, the results have been tallied up. The villains of the Nintendo universe – including characters such as Bowser, Ganondorf and Ridley – have won by a single point. In total, … Read More

Street Fighter V Brings Back Evil Ryu As Kage

Update: You can read the full, official balance changes accompanying this patch right here. You can find a breakdown of the character here. Capcom has announced a new character for Street Fighter V, and you can play as him right now. The introduction of Kage, who looks to be a more intensified and renamed version of Evil Ryu, would have been a … Read More