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Talking Point: Was EA's E3 2015 Press Conference Up Your Alley?

Was EA's E3 2015 Press Conference Up Your Alley?

Electronic arts

EA's been a bit disappointing in the E3 press conference department of late, but it attempted to up its game today. While it had its usual roster of sports games on display, we were most impressed by the likes of Mirror's Edge Catalyst and Need for Speed. The highlight, however, had to be Star Wars: Battlefront, which looks...

Reaction: The Remaining E3 Pressers Will Need to Be Bloody Good to Better Bethesda

The Remaining E3 Pressers Will Need to Be Bloody Good to Better Bethesda

Nailed it

DOOM, Dishonored 2, and Fallout 4. Only a handful of games were relevant to PlayStation at Bethesda's E3 2015 press conference, and this minimal focus was perhaps key to the publisher's incredibly successful showing. By concentrating almost purely on its biggest releases, the company crafted a presser that was devoid of filler, and...

Round Up: What Did Bethesda Announce During Its E3 2015 Press Conference?

What Did Bethesda Announce During Its E3 2015 Press Conference?

Megatons

Seeing as Bethesda is the new boy to the E3 2015 media briefing crowd, the publisher didn't hold back any punches during its inaugural press conference. Some of the games on display included DOOM and Dishonored 2 – but unsurprisingly, it was Fallout 4 that truly stole the show. Don't worry if you missed the presser, though, as we're...

Talking Point: Did Bethesda's E3 2015 Press Conference Blow You Away?

Did Bethesda's E3 2015 Press Conference Blow You Away?

First time plucky

And we're off. Unless you're a big Nintendo fan – we've heard that there are one or two of you out there – then Bethesda's big E3 2015 press conference may have just marked the start of your show. The company took to the stage tonight to host its first ever Los Angeles-based media briefing, where it showcased a handful of...

Guide: What Time Are Sony, Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix's E3 2015 Press Conferences?

What Time Are Sony, Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix's E3 2015 Press Conferences?

The time is now

The busiest event in gaming is upon us, and this year, it's arguably busier than ever. When it comes to all things PlayStation, there are five different press conferences to watch out for at E3 2015 – that's two more than usual, for those of you out of the loop. Newcomers Bethesda and Square Enix both have their own pressers this...

Talking Point: What Are Your Hopes and Fears for PS4, Vita at E3 2015?

What Are Your Hopes and Fears for PS4, Vita at E3 2015?

Last minute nerves

Reminder: E3 2015 is upon us. If the special homepage wasn't already a good enough giveaway – nifty, eh? – then this editor's apocalyptic stress levels are a sure sign. As gaming fans, the reason that we all love the Los Angeles convention is because it allows us to dream and despair. There are the highs, like Jack Tretton...

Poll: Take the Push Square E3 2015 Community Predictions Quiz

Take the Push Square E3 2015 Community Predictions Quiz

Can you beat E3?

With E3 hype now flowing through our veins and kicking our minds into overdrive, we thought that it might be nice to invite you lot, the Push Square community, to join in on the fun. The bottom line is that everyone likes to predict what'll happen at the biggest gaming event of the year, so we've put together twenty yes or no...

First Impressions: How Much of an Improvement Is Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0?

How Much of an Improvement Is Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0?

Bromance evolved

We live in strange times when a demo can get a hefty patch, but it's well worth downloading Episode Duscae's several gigabytes 2.0 update. In our first, pre-patch look at this early glimpse of Final Fantasy XV, we noted that it's clear that the game has huge potential: the open map is quite absorbing, the title's sense of style...

DLC Review: Golden Frieza Shines Bright in Dragon Ball XenoVerse's Final DLC Pack

Golden Frieza Shines Bright in Dragon Ball XenoVerse's Final DLC Pack

Has the season pass been worth it?

It's been a log journey, but Dragon Ball XenoVerse's days of downloadable content are over. The final slice of DLC, which is free to season pass owners, is the Resurrection of F Pack. As its name suggests, the included content is based on the Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection of F movie, so if you're busy getting hyped...

Talking Point: How Can Sony Sell You on Project Morpheus at E3 2015?

How Can Sony Sell You on Project Morpheus at E3 2015?

Making virtual reality a reality

Assuming that Project Morpheus isn't delayed, it'll be on store shelves by the time that E3 2016 rolls around. This means that Sony will presumably want to start shaping the promising PlayStation 4 peripheral into a real consumer product in Los Angeles next week, and that means that it's probably going to feature...

Out This Week: The Elder Scrolls Online, LEGO Jurassic World, Payday 2 PS4

The Elder Scrolls Online, LEGO Jurassic World, Payday 2 PS4

Time fillers

T'was the week before E3 and all around the web, nary a video game publisher dared raise its nervous head. A nice introductory ditty that may be, but there are a couple of new games to look forward to this week. The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited's the big one, but LEGO Jurassic World and Payday 2: Crimewave Edition are worth...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 71

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 71

Choo! Choo!

All aboard, all aboard – the WAYP train is about to leave the station. We've a carriage full of Push Square staffers all gagging to share their weekend gaming plans – and we've brought a few new faces along for the ride. Of course, this isn't a one-way trip – don't forget to drop your gaming agenda in the comments section below...

Retrospective: Returning to the Wastelands of Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas

Returning to the Wastelands of Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas

Back to nothing

The Fallout franchise has been hanging around like an irradiated ghoul since 1997, but it was Bethesda Game Studios and the memorable Fallout 3 that cemented the series as a mainstream property. Releasing in 2008 on the PlayStation 3, Fallout 3 was essentially a fusion of Bethesda's open world expertise that it had showcased with...