Capture the flag may be one of the oldest, most basic premises for a game ever, but it is a classic that can be easily reinvigorated with a fresh design and a few modifications. Oh My Godheads by developer Titutitech and publisher Square Enix Collective is a multiplayer combat game that is loosely based off of capture the flag, and it succeeds in keeping it engaging and fun by changing up the rules and impressing with its colorful, sharp style. With a few tweaks in gameplay, it has a bright future ahead.
IMMERSE YOURSELF IN ODE A NEW MUSICAL PC EXPERIENCE FROM UBISOFT
SAN FRANCISCO — November 27, 2017 — Today, Ubisoft announced a new experiential game for PC players worldwide with Ode, an enchanting visual and musical journey through beautiful landscapes.
Daybreak Games’ H1Z1 Invitational is back! The most watched event at TwitchCon since its debut in 2015 has returned bigger than ever with an overall prize pool of $500,000 and three action-packed tournaments. In anticipation of one of competitive gaming’s biggest showdowns, Daybreak has updated H1Z1’s look, simplifying both the in-game menus and the name. Moving forward, the game will be simply referred to as H1Z1. You can read more about the inspiration for this change in the H1Z1 community article: h1z1.com/news/new-look-new-name-h1z1-october-2017.
Rising Star Games announces global digital and physical retail release of the isometric platform adventure on Nintendo Switch
LONDON, UK – 7 September 2017 – Videogame publisher Rising Star Games, in collaboration with developer Triple Eh? Ltd. and developer Spiral House, today announced that the acclaimed title Lumo is soon to be available for Nintendo Switch digitally via Nintendo eShop and also as a physical retail release. Lumo is currently scheduled for global availability October 2017.
500 Chances to Win a Nintendo Switch System and Super Mario Odyssey Game
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Breakfast has always been the most important meal of the day. Now it’s a great meal for anyone who wants a chance to win a Nintendo Switch video game system. This fall, fans can enter codes found in specially marked packages of Post cereals for a chance to win one of 500 Nintendo Switch Prize Packs, consisting of a Nintendo Switch system and the Super Mario Odyssey game.
With Annenberg Foundation support, thousands of L.A. students will learn how to design video games that address pressing community issues.
Partners include the National Endowment for the Arts, iThrive Games, Born This Way Foundation, Unity Technologies, and Common Sense Education.
Developer Guerrilla Games has announced that Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds will be launching November 7, 2017. Set in icy territories to the north, this new chapter of Aloy’s journey adds a new area to explore, new mysteries to uncover and new, highly lethal machines to take on.
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bungie and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), announced Destiny 2’s 2017 partnerships with global brand, Rockstar Energy Drink, as well as Pop-Tarts toaster pastries. Partnering brands will feature their own custom-tailored offers to celebrate the Sept. 6 launch of Destiny 2 on PlayStation 4, and Xbox One (PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold subscription, respectively, required for significant features), the sequel to the biggest new console video game franchise launch of all-time. For the first time, Destiny 2 will also be available for PC on October 24 via Battle.net, Blizzard Entertainment’s online gaming service.
LOS ANGELES – Fans of the immersive massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) MapleStory can now venture to the mineral-rich planet of Eluna and mine valuable crystals for EXP. The interactive event only lasts for a limited time through August 29, 2017 at 4:59 p.m. PDT and is part of the new Override: Venture update from July 19.