[embedded content] In the spirit of a new decade of games, movies, TV shows, and comics, we at IGN have a special announcement: we’re making a change to our scoring system and dropping the decimal from our traditional 100-point scale. That means there’ll be no more 7.1s or 8.9s – not even 6.5s. Just nice
[embedded content] Star Wars Battlefront 2 reviewed by David Jagneaux on PC. Also available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. “Almost since the beginning, Star Wars has been a story of redemption from darkness. So, in an ironic sort of way, Battlefront 2 is a better Star Wars game because of its initial fall to
[embedded content] Boneworks reviewed by Gabriel Moss on PC with Oculus Rift S. “What happens when you throw headcrabs, crowbars, and advanced physics puzzles into a dystopian cityscape? If the first thing that comes to mind is Half-Life 2, you’re only half right. Boneworks, by developer Stress Level Zero, is a clear homage to that
[embedded content] Phoenix Point reviewed by Dan Stapleton on PC. “As far as I’m concerned, the more takes on the classic X-COM formula of battling alien invasions on both a tactical and global scale the merrier. Phoenix Point has the distinction of being designed by the original creator of that formula, Julian Gollop, and it
[embedded content] MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries reviewed on PC by T.J. Hafer. After a tense run-in with some House Kurita forces, I see that one of my employed MechWarriors is apparently going to be out for 57 days wit h injuries. Oh, come on! That’s more paid time off than I’ve ever had in my entire
[embedded content] The Horsemen ride again in Darksiders Genesis, an isometric action adventure featuring two of the four horsemen of the apocalypse, War and Strife. Reviewed by Mitchell Saltzman on PC. Also available on Stadia. Console versions releasing on February 14, 2020.
[embedded content] Shenmue 3 Reviewed by Kyle Hilliard on PlayStation 4. Also available on PC. The story of Shenmue began 20 years ago, and for its time the original game was an undeniable marvel in video game storytelling and world-building. You lived Ryo Hazuki’s life, developing relationships and maintaining a day job in your Japanese
[embedded content] Planet Zoo reviewed by T.J. Hafer on PC. From Frontier Developments, the makers of Planet Coaster, comes a new kind of theme park sim. This one takes after Zoo Tycoon, letting you build your dream zoo and take care of the animals within. #ign #gaming #planetzoo
[embedded content] Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order reviewed by Dan Stapleton on PC, Xbox One X, and PlayStation 4 Pro. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is the first new single-player Star Wars game in a long time and is developed by Respawn, the creators of Titanfall, Titanfall 2, and Apex Legends.
[embedded content] Pistol Whip reviewed by Kyle Hilliard on Oculus Rift. Also available on Vive and Oculus Quest. My favorite virtual reality games to date are the ones that find the middle ground between giving you full control over movement and having you stand in place. Pistol Whip deserves comparison to virtual reality highlights like
[embedded content] Terry Bogard DLC Review for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, reviewed by Mitchell Saltzman on Nintendo Switch Terry Bogard is better than okay, he’s kind of amazing in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Here’s our review and impressions on the Fatal Fury’s star in Smash.
[embedded content] Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 reviewed by David Jagneaux on Nintendo Switch. As we’ve come to expect from these bi-annual crossover minigame collections, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games: Tokyo 2020 packs a colorful and recognizable cast and a fair amount of fun into exciting, bite-sized mini-games that
[embedded content] Luigi’s Mansion 3 is so much fun, so charming, and so smartly designed that, moving forward, I really hope we get more than three of these games every 20 years. Subscribe to IGN for more!http://www.youtube.com/user/IGNentertainment?sub_confirmation=1 ———————————Watch more on IGN here!——————————— DAILY FIX: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_e1aXYckPE&list=PLraFbwCoisJCYFqFP7e7UQnHHZL05LooZ&index=2&t=0sGAME REVIEWS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCJmeQyJk1E&list=PLraFbwCoisJBTl0oXn8UoUam5HXWUZ7ES&t=0s&index=2MOVIE REVIEWS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCJmeQyJk1E&list=PLraFbwCoisJBTl0oXn8UoUam5HXWUZ7ES&t=0s&index=2TRAILERS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hr1dfwy4n90&list=PLraFbwCoisJA6xInpo8WhMSrR3Y7CjatL&index=2NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ctgzg7MZiZ8&list=PLyN6dWP9XPgpzD7LJttHSs_peWliw7QSW #ign
[embedded content] Moons of Madness reviewed by Matt Kim on PC. You can tell that a lot of great Lovecraftian games are crafted with love for the 20th-century writer’s vision of horror, but Moons of Madness often feels more like an interactive movie than a video game. I can’t help but wonder if it could
[embedded content] Doraemon Story of Seasons reviewed by Nic Vargus on Nintendo Switch, also available on PC. This licensed spin-off of the Story of Seasons series mixes Doraemon, one of the biggest manga series in the world, with developer Marvelous. It’s similar to Harvest Moon, Stardew Valley, and little bit of Animal Crossing too. And
[embedded content] MediEvil reviewed by Travis Northup on PlayStation 4. It’s downright impressive that, even after more than 20 years, the bulk of MediEvil’s DNA hasn’t lost an ounce of its charm. That’s due in part to the fact that the original hack-and-slash adventure was ahead of the times for 1998 in many ways, and
[embedded content] Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Single-Player Campaign reviewed by Ryan McCaffrey on Xbox One X, PlayStation 4 Pro, and PC. Multiplayer and overall reviews coming next week! After taking a year off in 2018, Call of Duty’s single-player campaign has come roaring back in the revival of the Modern Warfare name. For my
[embedded content] Technical issues make Overwatch on Switch a less satisfying way to play one of the most satisfying games ever. Overwatch – Nintendo Switch Trailer:[embedded content] Subscribe to IGN for more!http://www.youtube.com/user/IGNentertainment?sub_confirmation=1 ———————————Watch more on IGN here!——————————— DAILY FIX: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_e1aXYckPE&list=PLraFbwCoisJCYFqFP7e7UQnHHZL05LooZ&index=2&t=0sGAME REVIEWS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCJmeQyJk1E&list=PLraFbwCoisJBTl0oXn8UoUam5HXWUZ7ES&t=0s&index=2MOVIE REVIEWS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCJmeQyJk1E&list=PLraFbwCoisJBTl0oXn8UoUam5HXWUZ7ES&t=0s&index=2TRAILERS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hr1dfwy4n90&list=PLraFbwCoisJA6xInpo8WhMSrR3Y7CjatL&index=2NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ctgzg7MZiZ8&list=PLyN6dWP9XPgpzD7LJttHSs_peWliw7QSW #ign