Battle Royale: Where it all Began, and Where it’s Headed Next
A deep look into the genre

Deep Roots It’s the year 1997. In the wake of an alternate World War II outcome, Japan rises from the ashes as a fascist state known as the Republic of Greater East Asia. The Republic, while purporting to research military survivalism, methodically instills fear in its citizens by kidnapping a randomly-selected group of high school […]

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343’s Frank O’Connor – If you Want a Battle Royale Mode in Halo, Just Make it Yourself
Halo Franchise Development Director Tells You How to Play Battle Royale in Halo Right Now

Note: The featured image above was pulled from reddit user Dechlanhx, which was originally posted here. The internet has been chasing a news bit all day coming from a Halo livestream on Mixer where 343 Industries writer Jeff ‘GrimBrother One’ Easterling answered a fan’s question asking whether Halo: Infinite will include the rampantly popular Battle […]

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Monster Hunter: World PC Release Date and Specs Revealed
Sooner Than You Think!

After great anticipation, Capcom officially revealed today that Monster Hunter: World will be headed to Steam August 9th, 2018. In fact, you can head over to Steam right now to pre-order your copy and receive an exclusive Origin Armor Set and Fairy Wind Charm! Free updates and collaboration requests are also planned following the title’s […]

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Temtem: The Most Funded Spanish Video Game EVER
Crema Games' Kickstarter Campaign for Temtem Comes to a Close

Yesterday, Crema Games’ Kickstarter Campaign for its highly anticipated Pokémon inspired creature-collection MMO came to an overwhelmingly successful finish. When the Kickstarter originally launched, Crema Games’ goal for adequate funding was $70,000. That initial goal was shattered by a record-breaking $573,939 pledged from over 11,716 backers! Such a feat makes Temtem the most funded video […]

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Halo TV Series Headed to Showtime
Heading to Full Production in 2019

Today both 343 and SHOWTIME announced they are working in tandem on the Halo TV Series, which is currently slated to hit full production in 2019: “SHOWTIME brings its powerful legacy of experience in building stories for premium cable and together with Amblin Television and legendary storyteller Steven Spielberg, have been gracious partners in helping […]

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Pokémon GO: How to Add Friends and Increase Your Friendship Level
Friends, Trading, & Gifting Releases Later This Week

Niantic announced earlier today that the long-anticipated friendship feature will be releasing later this week for Pokémon GO. “The Friends feature will start rolling out to Trainers later this week, allowing you to connect with your real-life friends and keep track of their adventures in Pokémon GO. You’ll be able to send them items, earn […]

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Halo Infinite: Let’s Enter Slipspace Together
How 343 Plans to Implement the Halo Community Moving Forward

Aptly named after 343 Guilty Spark, 343 Industries has been directing the Halo franchise to new heights since 2007, when Bungie separated from Microsoft, and eventually, from Halo. 343 has been working tirelessly to expand the Halo franchise to new audiences while simultaneously attempting to deliver the truly nostalgic and epic Halo experience longtime fans […]

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Temtem: Pokémon-Inspired MMO May Be Headed to Nintendo Switch

For years, the Pokémon franchise has maintained a tight and increasingly successful grip on the creature-collection RPG genre. Other games have attempted to reimagine the formula for years – Fossil Fighters, Yo Kai Watch, Digimon, and Yu-Gi-Oh, just to name a few. While some of these variances have been more successful than others, none have […]

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E3 2018: Hollow Knight is Available On Nintendo Switch Right Now

During Nintendo’s E3 2018 Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced that Team Cherry’s Hollow Knight is available right now on the Nintendo eShop! Hollow Knight boasts atmospheric exploration, epic battles against ferocious foes, and the ability to befriend bizarre beasts! Learn more from the trailer below, and as always, keep here at thelootgaming.com!

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E3 2018: Déraciné Revealed for PlayStation VR
FromSoftware & SIE Japan Studio’s New Collaboration

Déraciné, A new collaborative PSVR project between FromSoftware and SIE Japan studio, was revealed during Playsation’s uniquely ambitious E3 2018 Presentation. Déraciné is an all new adventure game in an isolated boarding school where you, the player, control a “faerie,” which is invisible to the naked eye, embarking on an emotional story in a world […]

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E3 2018: Jump Force Revealed
Bandai Namco Shows off Anime Brawler During Xbox E3 Press Conference

Brawlers from Dragon Ball Z, One Piece and Naruto will be dueling it out in Jump Force, Bandai Namco revealed in a beautiful trailer during Microsoft’s E3 2018 Press Conference. It seems characters from Death Note may be making an appearance as well. This could be the brawler Xbox players have been looking for since […]

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Unravel Two is available now
Where Yarn Intertwines in a Fresh Cooperative Experience

The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2018 officially kicked off Saturday afternoon with the EA Play Conference, where EA showed off its expected big franchises such as Battlefield V, Battlefront II, its steady and consistent sports franchises, FIFA, Madden, and NBA Live – and of course, Anthem.   EA had a couple of small treats up […]

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