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Shenmue's HD Remaster Might Have Started As An Ambitious Remake

With Shenmue HD releasing earlier this year, packaging together both Dreamcast adventure games about martial artist Ryo Hazuki searching for his father’s killer, fans were happy to see signs of life from the series beyond the oft-delayed Shenmue III releasing next year. The HD remaster, however, faced a lot of criticisms for bugs, and did [...]

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Sega Has Eliminated 80% Of Long Overtime Hours In War On Crunch

As part of Sega’s financial report, the company revealed that it has eliminated 80% of what it calls “long overtime hours,” or working more than 80 overtime hours a month.  Sega pushed forward this anti-crunch initiative in 2013 with a set goal of eliminating 100% of long overtime hours by 2020. It is important to [...]

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Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Passes Away At 65

Paul Allen, co-founder of tech giant Microsoft, has passed away at age 65 due to complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, his investment company announced today. Allen founded Microsoft with Bill Gates in the 1970s, helping to spearhead the deal that allowed Microsoft to purchase the Quick and Dirty Operating System, or QDOS, that subsequently paved Microsoft’s way [...]

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Yakuza 6 Is The First Game In The Series To Match Japanese Sales In The West

In Sega’s 2018 integrated report released over the weekend, Sega gave lifetime numbers for a lot of its major series and recent games. Part of the report broke down the shifting momentum of their Yakuza series, which has hit parity between Japan and the West for the first time with this year’s release of Yakuza [...]

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Fortnite Adding In-Game Tournaments, No Separation Between Control Types

Epic Games has announced that Fortnite will soon be getting in-game tournaments, another step toward the company’s attempts to provide an esports foundation for the battle royale shooter. Moreover, the in-game tournaments don’t segregate players based on control types, so players using a mouse, a controller, or even a touchscreen will all be competing with [...]

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Black Ops 4 Breaks Activision, PlayStation Store First-Day Digital Sales Records

Along with some pretty high praise from critics (including Game Informer’s own Dan Tack), Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has also gained some pretty high sales numbers from customers, breaking a few sales records on the digital sales front. Activision has announced Black Ops 4 has sold more digital copies in its first day than any [...]

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Check Out Some Behind-The-Cameras Secrets From Throughout The Resident Evil Series

After taking a look at what’s going on in individual games outside the purview of the cameras, Youtuber Shesez has encompassed a series’ worth of strange secrets in the latest episode of Boundary Break, which covers a few Resident Evil games. Watch for some strange tidbits from throughout the series, which include neck textures only the women [...]

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Epic Games Suing Popular Fortnite Youtuber For Promoting And Selling Cheats

Epic Games is apparently looking to “disgorge” popular Fortnite Youtuber Brandon “Golden Modz” Lucas and occasional partner Colton “Excentric” Conter of profits the two have made from promoting the use of cheats on their Youtube channel, then selling the mods they use to cheat. Engadget reports that Epic alleges that Lucas, one of the most popular Fortnite [...]

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Learn More About The Origins Of Assassin's Creed Odyssey In Did You Know Gaming's Latest Video

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey further refines the formula set about by its predecessor, Origins, creating a larger, seafaring world and emphasizing dialogue trees and choice. Game Informer reviewer Joe Juba has taken the the game’s improvements, and it seems players have too, as Odyssey has a set a sales record for the series. If you’re one of those [...]

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PS4 Players Are Allegedly Having Their Consoles Crashed By Malicious Messages

PlayStation 4 players are seemingly having their consoles made useless by messages from malicious users while online, but there’s a quick way to avoid the issue entirely. The most popular thread on the PS4 Reddit contains a warning to users to set their messages to private after they received a message from someone they were playing [...]

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