Spike VGAs 2012 News

Reaction: The Last of Us' Launch Date Points to the PlayStation 4's Imminent Arrival

The Last of Us' Launch Date Points to the PlayStation 4's Imminent Arrival

Final countdown

Sony, like most other publishers, is not a massive fan of mid-year releases. The platform holder has had some success launching Sucker Punch’s two supercharged inFamous titles during the sunny window, but it typically reserves its heavy hitters for the start of the year or the festive period. It’s interesting, then, that the...

News: King Washington Sure Knows How to Smirk in Assassin's Creed III

King Washington Sure Knows How to Smirk in Assassin's Creed III

Evil tyrant

Ubisoft has released a trailer for Assassin’s Creed III’s upcoming Tyranny of King Washington DLC, and it shows the aforementioned monarch looking pretty pleased with himself. We suppose you would be stoked if you got to control a whole nation and feast on apple pie every day, too. We doubt he’s going to be smirking when he gets...

News: Dark Souls 2 Will Make Your Life a Misery All Over Again

Dark Souls 2 Will Make Your Life a Misery All Over Again

Praise the sun

Do you want the good news or the bad news? Alright, we’ll start with the good: Dark Souls 2 has been announced. And the bad: Dark Souls 2 has been announced. The sequel made a surprise appearance during the Spike VGAs, sending masochists all over the globe into an uncontrollable frenzy. We were too busy thinking about Jessica Alba...

News: The Last of Us Terrifies the PlayStation 3 on 7th May

The Last of Us Terrifies the PlayStation 3 on 7th May

Dead rising

The Last of Us will send the PlayStation 3 off in style when it launches on 7th May. The date was announced at the end of a jaw dropping trailer which showed off friendly civilisation for the first time. It seems there are a fair few people at the end of the world. There are also horses. Don’t believe us? Check out the footage embedded...

News: The Phantom Pain Quizzes the Spike VGAs

The Phantom Pain Quizzes the Spike VGAs

Great name

What is The Phantom Pain? Honestly, we’re not even sure developer Moby Dick Studio knows, seeing as its website focuses on wedding photography. Still, at least the title’s added some mystery to the typically predictable Spike VGAs. [Actually, it looks like this is Moby Dick Studio's website. Whoops. - Ed.] The trailer itself shows a...