Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pre-Order Bonus Episode 20 – Fabula Nova Crystallis

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On the inaugural B-TEN episode of Pre-Order Bonus,  Tyler and Simon review The Wolf Among Us Episode 4 – In Sheep’s Clothing, The Walking Dead Episode 3 – In Harm’s Way. They also discuss their E3 predictions as well as the latest and greatest in news and trailers. PODCAST ART 2

E3 2014 Rumors: Nintendo and Its Rumors To Save Wii U

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by Jes Taylor

With E3 2014 close, we here at B-TEN wanted to take some time to go over some of the rumors around what we will see at E3 this year. Starting us off, is Nintendo and most of it’s rumors surround the Wii U.

Take-Two Interactive CEO Gives Updates On ‘Red Dead Redemption’ & ‘Bioshock’

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by Zach Waller

Strauss Zelnick, the CEO of Take-Two Interactive (parent company of both Rockstar and 2K Games), recently spoke at an analysts conference about the company’s sales figures and the status of several of its IPs. The biggest takeaway was that a sequel to 2010’s Red Dead Redemption may very well be on the cards.

Leaked Video Shows PS4’s Project Beast In Action

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by Matthew Bandeira

Earlier this month, screenshots emerged for the rumored PS4 game “Project Beast,” which is apparently being developed by From Software and Sony Studio Japan. The screenshots showed a man holding a shotgun, and they looked similar to the other Souls games, which have been developed by From Software.

The Wolf Among Us – Episode 4: In Sheep’s Clothing Review

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by Olivia LeClair

WARNING! Major spoilers ahead!

Up to this point, The Wolf Among Us has progressed as one might expect a detective story to progress; we’ve followed Fabletown’s sheriff as he has moved from lead to lead, collecting evidence and apparently closing in on Fabletown’s serial killer. But when we last saw Bigby Wolf, the story took a sudden dramatic turn, and he was left lying broken and defeated in a dark ally, with Snow White kneeling over him, all of their hard work suddenly seeming meaningless. If you’re at all like me, you were probably left gaping at your screen, and then let out a long, loud “NOOOOOO!” as the words “Next time on…” flashed across the black screen.

Watch Dogs, Is it Worth It?

by Daniel Campbell

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    Many have considered Watch Dogs to be one hell of a game, and from what I have seen of it 20 hours in, it really is amazing! From the very beginning I was hooked; from Aiden Pierce’s gritty attitude to the world around him, to the masquerade that is the ctOS network, my mind was completely immersed in the virtual world of Chicago.

Coming to PS Plus this June!

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by Jack Barnett

A new month means new PS Plus goodies for PlayStation fans, here is what you can expect:

 

PS4 – Pixeljunk Shooter Ultimate

Next ‘Battlefield’ Game Announced!

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by Zach Waller

Early this morning the next installment in EA’s blockbuster Battlefield franchise leaked upon the discovery of a logo and press release on an EA press assets site. As a result, EA decided to officially announced Battlefield Hardline via the series’ website.

Warner Bros. Interactive Announces ‘LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham’

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by Zach Waller

The next installment in the wildly popular LEGO franchise has officially been announced. LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is coming to Xbox One, PS4, Wii-U, Xbox 360, PS3, PlayStation Vita, 3DS, and PC early this fall.

‘The Order: 1886′ Delayed Until Early 2015

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by Zach Waller

The upcoming PS4 exclusive The Order: 1886 has been confirmed to be delayed until early 2015 according to a post on the Official PlayStation Blog.

More costumes arriving for Little Big Planet!

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       by Jack Barnett

To celebrate the upcoming football World Cup, LBP2 and LBP on PS Vita players will be able to download a new ‘Assets Pack’.

Three Japanese Adventure Games Announced For Xbox One

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by Zach Waller

Three new games were just announced from Japanese sister companies, 5pb and Mages, during a presentation via Japanese streaming service Niconico.

Developer of ‘Papers, Please’ Announces Next Project

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by Zach Waller

Lucas Pope, the developer behind 2013’s award-winning indie game Papers, Please, has announced his latest project: The Return of the Obra Dinn

Ten Signs of Football Manager Addiction

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by Jack Barnett

For many people like me, Football Manager is more than just a game. What starts off as a small hobby can soon take over your life! Dedicated to ‘the beautiful game’, Football Manager consistently breaks PC gaming records year after year and has accumulated some of the most dedicated (and slightly crazy) fans around.

X-Men: Days of Future Past Review

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by Gabe Carey

The following post may contain spoilers for the entire X-Men movie franchise, including X-Men (2000), X2: X-Men United (2003), X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), and The Wolverine (2013). Just to be safe, let’s add X-Men: First Class (2011) to that list as well.