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Zombies Are Coming To PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/26/2017
One of the most popular PC games released this year has been PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, a battle/survival game where up to a hundred players are beamed onto a large island and must hunt for randomly-placed equipment and weapons….and eventually, each other. The goal of each match is to be the last person or last team of […]
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Friday The 13th: The Game Gets A Free Green Jason

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/21/2017
To say Gun Media’s online multiplayer Friday the 13th game has problems is an understatement, but one of the issues didn’t rear its head until launch day: frequent server crashes. Though the dev studio has done its best to eliminate outages since then, there have still been occasional times when people can’t play the game. […]

The Walking Dead is Coming To VR

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/19/2017
A new type of Walking Dead game was revealed during E3 last week. The series has hosted its brand on consoles, computers and phones, but it hasn’t gotten to the new virtual reality market. Yet. Skybound Entertainment and David Ellison’s Skydance Interactive are working on that now. One would assume a Walking Dead VR experience […]

E3 2017: Sony's New Trailer For Days Gone

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/13/2017
You can count on each E3 to bring at least one high-profile game involving zombies. This year it’s Days Gone, the open-world adventure survival game where if the undead don’t get you, the other survivors will. The visuals may remind you of The Last Of Us, but instead of Joel or Ellie you’ll be playing […]

E3 2017: The Evil Within 2 Revealed, First Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/12/2017
Last night game publisher Bethesda revealed its roster for 2017, and among the titles listed was a sequel to 2014’s The Evil Within. The same team that gave us the original game is also behind the new one: Shinji Mikami (who cut his teeth on Resident Evil) and his studio Tango Gameworks. Looks as creepy […]
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Jason Is Back In Friday The 13th: The Game

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/06/2017
Until recently, the only way to live the adventure of Friday the 13th was through an ancient NES game with weird controls and confusing map navigation. As of this week, there’s a modern alternative: a new multiplayer title from developer Illfonic and publisher Gun Media. The game is a series of matches on three different […]

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Did Fear The Walking Dead Just Kill Off Travis?

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/05/2017
Viewers of Fear The Walking Dead got a big surprise last Sunday when the second of two new episodes appeared to kill off the family patriarch within minutes. As Travis and his daughter-by-marriage Alicia escaped a zombie attack by helicopter, an unknown shooter sprayed the flying vehicle with bullets. Travis, fatally wounded, gave Alicia a […]
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Walking Dead Showrunner On The Similarities Between Negan And Rick

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/31/2017
Negan is a cruel, cocky, arrogant bat-swinging baddie with little remorse for his actions. Rick Grimes is the central POV for The Walking Dead’s storyline and thus, must be more virtuous. But not by a large margin, at least not on TWD. Showrunner Scott Gimple told Comicbook.com he believes the two characters have a lot […]

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Fear The Walking Dead: Cliff Curtis Chats About The Premiere

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/24/2017
Cliff Curtis, who plays Travis Manawa on Fear The Walking Dead, revealed a bit about the state of his character when he spoke with TV Guide this week. Though he was at last reunited with his wife, he’s still dealing with the death of his son and the thought that he’s partially responsible. This, compounded […]
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AMC CEO Unconcerned By Walking Dead Ratings Slide

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/18/2017
Last season The Walking Dead saw its overall ratings share trend downward. Around 17.3 million viewers tuned in to watch Negan make Wendy’s Chili out of Abraham’s head last October, but the midseason premiere in February drew 11.35 million — a clear decline. Is this cause for concern? Josh Sapan, CEO of AMC, doesn’t feel […]