Tag: 2k

  • Rumour 2K Gearing Up for Mafia Announcement

    But don't go snitching

    A rumour is currently doing the rounds, suggesting that we could learn more about 2K's plans for the Mafia series' future (or perhaps past) in the days ahead. A new game was confirmed to be in development back in 2022, potentially a prequel, and we've heard virtually nothing since. But the source says the reveal could just as...

  • News Borderlands Film Shares First Look at Its Live-Action Cast

    Hits theatres on 9th August

    With the Borderlands film set to be screened in theatres across the globe on 9th August 2024, producer Lionsgate has shared a first look at the cast. In a People exclusive, you'll see Cate Blanchett as Lilith and Florian Munteanu's take on Krieg. Catch the two shots below. In the main shot, you will also see Kevin Hart...

  • News WWE 2K24 Celebrates 40 Years of WrestleMania, Out for PS5, PS4 on 8th March

    New match types, more wrestlers, better modes

    WWE 2K24 has today been confirmed for an 8th March 2024 release on PS5 and PS4, with main eventers such as Cody Rhodes, Roman Reigns, Rhea Ripley, and Bianca Belair fronting the reveal trailer. To mark 40 years of WrestleMania, the game will feature "a collection of some of the most unforgettable,...

  • News New Mafia Game Confirmed in Development

    It's official

    Regular readers may remember a rumour that was doing the rounds back in May. The word on the street was that Hangar 13 — the developer behind the Mafia series — was working on a new instalment. Fast forward a few months and here we are, with publisher 2K officially confirming that the next Mafia game is in the works. It's early...

  • News Marvel's Midnight Suns Delay Could Mean a 2023 Release Date on PS5, Later on PS4

    No longer 7th October

    Marvel's Midnight Suns is the latest game to be hit with a delay, but said delay may not be quite as long as you think. Take-Two's latest earnings report reveals that the upcoming RPG has been moved out of its previous 7th October release slot, and no new date has been given. However, the publisher says that it's still...

  • News Marvel's Midnight Suns Shares How It Plays in First Gameplay Footage

    Heart of the cards

    XCOM developer Firaxis Games has today shared the first public glimpse of Marvel's Midnight Suns gameplay ahead of its launch in March 2022, detailing what it will be like to fight alongside the superheroes of the comic book universe. In short, it doesn't really play like the tactical titles the studio is known for. You will...

  • News Marvel's Midnight Suns Is XCOM Team's Take on the Superhero Universe

    Coming to PS5, PS4 in March 2022

    As previously rumoured, Marvel's Midnight Suns is the next game from XCOM team Firaxis Games. However, the developer's take on the superhero universe may not actually play quite so like the tactical series. The announcement trailer above introduces some of the famous faces appearing in the game, including Wolverine,...

  • News Mafia: Definitive Edition Looks Like a Grand Remake in Latest Trailer

    Welcome to the family

    Mafia: Definitive Edition has already proven that it'll offer a much better experience than its series counterparts when it comes to re-releases, and this latest trailer debuted at Gamescom Opening Night Live strengthens the claim even more. The remake looks like any other game released on PlayStation 4 nowadays with footage...

  • News Mafia: Definitive Edition Delayed to Late September

    Extended look in two weeks

    If you thought we had come out the other side of delays related to COVID-19, you might want to think again. Mafia: Definitive Edition, which was originally scheduled to launch next month, has been delayed to 25th September 2020. Developer Hangar 13 cites the ongoing coronavirus pandemic as the reason why, but it hopes to...

  • News Mafia: Definitive Edition Looks Incredible in First Trailer

    Redesigned world

    Seriously, how has developer Hangar 13 managed this? Mafia: Definitive Edition looks absolutely amazing in this first, proper trailer for the PlayStation 4 remake. It may be a short but sweet one, but the world of the PlayStation 2 original is said to be redesigned to make driving easier and more manageable. Facial scanning and...

  • News Mafia 3's Definitive Edition Patch Somehow Removes PS4 Pro Support

    Dev team is working on a fix

    As if the absolutely terrible remaster that is Mafia II: Definitive Edition wasn't enough, Mafia III has also been handed a raw deal on PS4 Pro. Following the game's 'Definitive Edition' update, the title now reportedly runs worse than ever on Sony's enhanced system. According to this detailed Reddit post,

  • News Mafia II: Definitive Edition Is Not the Remaster Many Were Hoping For on PS4

    Numerous issues reported

    Mafia II: Definitive Edition launched on PlayStation 4 yesterday (at the time of writing) and... Well, let's just say that it leaves a lot to be desired. This is a remaster of Mafia II, which launched on PS3 all the way back in 2010. It's the same game, but it's been given a bit of a visual overhaul. Better textures,...

  • News Mafia II: Definitive Edition's PS4 Trophy List Is Awfully Familiar

    An exact replica

    This shouldn't come as much of a surprise, but Mafia II: Definitive Edition comes complete with a set of Trophies. The PlayStation 3 title is coming to PS4, and it of course brings its own collection of trinkets. So, what does the Trophy list look like for the remaster? Well, it looks like the Trophy list for Mafia II. Indeed, the...

  • News Mafia II: Definitive Edition Appears to Launch on PS4 Next Week

    Lots of screenshots

    Update: Here's a first look at Mafia II: Definitive Edition, courtesy of a leaked trailer shared on Twitter. Original Story: Well, the Mafia Trilogy was teased just a few hours ago with the confirmation of a full reveal coming next week. However, the Mi

  • News Mafia Trilogy Announcement Teased for Next Week

    I kill for my family

    Update: Mafia II: Definitive Edition will launch on 19th May and Mafia: Definitive Edition is a full remake, due out on 28th August. Original Story: After teasing an announcement over the past couple of days, publisher 2K has officially confirmed that M

  • News Borderlands 3 Plans a Handsome Heist Just Before Christmas in First DLC

    Handsome Jack is back, sort of

    After dabbling with various limited-time events since its September release, Borderlands 3 is about to get its first major chunk of downloadable content in the form of Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot. That's quite the mouthful, but you'll be playing it on PlayStation 4 before the year is out. It's scheduled to...

  • News Borderlands 3's Bloody Harvest Event Tricks and Treats its Way Onto PS4 Later This Week

    New skins, weapon, and boss

    Numerous Games as a Service will be making the case for you to check out their Halloween events over the next couple of weeks, one of which is Borderlands 3. Already announced a handful of weeks back, the free Bloody Harvest event will bring terror to PlayStation 4 players in just a few days from Thursday 24th Octob

  • News Borderlands 3 Moves More than 5 Million Copies in 5 Days

    2K's fastest-selling game

    It's safe to say that Borderlands 3 has been a hit. Publisher 2K has revealed that the looter shooter sold more than five million copies over its first five days on the market, making it the fastest selling release in the company's history. An impressive result. Interestingly, 2K says that over 70 per cent of those sales...

  • News Borderlands 3's Split-Screen Co-Op Is a Mess on PS4

    2K says it's aware

    Thinking about buying Borderlands 3 and playing it with a friend or significant other on the couch? Well, you might want to hold off for the time being. Split-screen co-op is currently a trainwreck on the standard PlayStation 4, and it's pretty bad on PS4 Pro, too. Players across the web are reporting significant issues...

  • Poll Borderlands 3 Is Out Now, But Which Will Be Your Starter Class?

    Making the big decision

    Borderlands 3 just went live on PlayStation 4, but before you boot up one of 2019's biggest games for yourself, let us know which class you'll be starting the adventure with. It's quite a big decision to make at the start of the experience, with various abilities and skill trees exclusive to particular characters. If you...

  • News Borderlands 3's Trophy List Looks Like a Fairly Easy Platinum

    Raining Platinums

    Alright, hands up, we're cheating a little bit here. A list of trinkets for Borderlands 3 has popped up on Exophase, but they're for the Xbox One version of the game. We're sorry, but there is never a single difference between an achievement list and the PlayStation 4 counterpart, so we're taking this as official. Nevertheless, it...

  • News Borderlands 3 Cinematic Launch Trailer Feeds the Hype for Friday's Release

    Like, comment, obey

    Another day closer to the release of Borderlands 3, another pretty good trailer. The game's two-minute cinematic launch trailer is a bit of a wild ride, showcasing baddies, goodies, and everything in between. But let's face it, if you're a big Borderlands fan, then you already know what's in store. This video's just designed to...

  • News New Borderlands 3 Trailer Tells You Everything You Need to Know About the Bombastic Sequel


    Bloody hell, 2K's really pumping out these Borderlands 3 trailers, eh? This latest video is well worth watching, though -- especially if you're still not completely clued up on what the upcoming sequel is all about. Clocking in at just over six minutes, the trailer gives a fairly comprehensive overview of what to expect from next month's...

  • News Here's a Huge Amount of New Borderlands 3 Gameplay to Assault Your Eyes With

    What the FL4K

    Bloody hell, the floodgates have opened! A tidal wave of new Borderlands 3 gameplay has hit the web, with various sites, channels, and streamers uploading recently recorded preview sessions. These videos gives us our best look at the upcoming looter shooter yet, with in-depth looks at combat and specific character abilities. Above, you...

  • News New Borderlands 3 Trailer Is Loud, Dumb, and Pretty Hype


    Borderlands 3 has a new trailer, and... Well, it's exactly what you'd expect from a Borderlands 3 trailer. It shows off the game's four playable Vault Hunters, gives a general overview of what Borderlands 3 is all about, and takes pride in being loud. As the headline of this article says, it's actually a pretty hype trailer. With Borderlands...

  • News Borderlands 3's Beastmaster FL4K Finally Spotlighted in Character Trailer

    Release the hounds

    FL4K has always looked like one of the more interesting playable characters in the Borderlands 3, and he's finally been given some time to shine. This latest (and we assume, final) character trailer shows the mean machine take command of his tamed beasts in combat. We're loving his design, and hopefully his unique skills are fun...

  • News Borderlands 3 on PS4 Pro Will Let You Choose Between 60FPS or 4K

    Also supports HDR

    Due out in just over a month from now, Borderlands 3 is closing in fast, and so some of the game's finer details are starting to spill out into the open. In particular, Gearbox has said that the title will come with two performance modes on PlayStation 4 Pro. You can either "favour resolution", or you can "favour performance"...

  • News Borderlands 3 Is Back with a Character Trailer for the Explosive Moze

    Boom boom boom

    We've seen Zane in action, and now it's Moze's turn to shine in the Borderlands 3 spotlight. The game's latest trailer focuses on the scrappy fighter and her pivotal mech, giving us a little more insight into her background and character. In case you didn't already know, she's one of four playable Vault Hunters in the upcoming looter...

  • News Borderlands 3 Goes Gold Ahead of September Release Date

    Golden gun

    And it's official: Borderlands 3 has gone gold, meaning that the game's ready to ship ahead of its 13th September release date. The announcement comes direct from developer Gearbox, which posted on Twitter: "We are pleased to announce that #Borderlands3 has gone GOLD! Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make this happen! We’ll...

  • News Borderlands 3 Trailer Introduces Zane and His Irish Accent

    He's so zany

    We honestly didn't expect Zane to have an Irish accent, but here we are. One of Borderlands 3's four playable characters, Zane is a specialist in high tech gadgets and subterfuge. This new trailer gives us a short but sweet rundown of his personality. He seems like a laugh, despite the fact he's a trained killer. Think you'll be...

  • News Microtransactions Described as 'An Unfortunate Reality' by NBA 2K19 Producer

    Fortunate for some

    Today in "holy cow, someone mentioned microtransactions!", NBA 2K19 producer Rob Jones has offered a somewhat frank take on in-game purchases. Speaking to Trusted Reviews, Jones describes microtransactions as "an unfortunate reality of modern gaming". Of course, 2K's NBA series is no stranger to controversial...

  • News BioShock Vita is "Something Completely Different"

    Show and tell

    BioShock Infinite may be the emphasis for Ken Levine’s Irrational Games right now, but the luminary has not forgotten his PS Vita announcement from last year’s E3. In fact, according to Levine, BioShock Vita is in the works as we speak – the developer is just not ready to talk about it yet: We're working on it. We're trying to...

  • News BioShock Infinite Introduces Motorized Patriot

    Be afraid

    BioShock had the Big Daddies. BioShock 2 had the Big Sisters. Thus it’s only natural that BioShock Infinite should have a fearless enemy type of its own. That part is to be played by the Motorized Patriot, a clockwork porcelain interpretation of George Washington armed with a Gatling gun and a haunting stare. You can learn more about the...

  • News NBA 2K12 Legends Showcased in New DLC

    Back to court

    NBA 2K12 is one of the best sports games of recent times, even though its PlayStation Move features aren't everything we'd hoped for. Anyone still rattling the rim with Jordan, Bird and company might want to check out the new Legends Showcase DLC that hits the PlayStation Store this week. Costing £6.30 in the UK or $9.99 in North...

  • News Move Controls in BioShock Infinite "Would Cheat Gamers"

    So says Ken Levine

    The anticipated scurry of first-person franchises over to PlayStation Move hasn't quite materialised yet: Portal 2 does not feature Move, although EA is considering Move for Battlefield 3. 2K sequel BioShock Infinite won't be using the motion controller though, and why not? According to BioShock creator Ken Levine, it's so users...

  • News Navigation Support is Not Coming to NBA 2K11 After All

    Will be in 2K12 though

    If you've been playing the superb NBA 2K11 with PlayStation Move, you might have been disappointed that the Navigation sub-controller is unsupported, leaving you with a Move in one hand and DualShock 3 in the other. Whilst we presumed Navigation support would be introduced later in the game's cycle, 2K Sports' Community...

  • Out Today NBA 2K11

    Ball your eyes out

    If you've always fancied yourself as a bit of a basketball wizard, the first incarnation of the sport to use PlayStation Move is out this week. NBA 2K11 is out in Europe today having already been released in North America this past Tuesday, and is the first basketball game in donkey's years to let gamers play as iconic baller...

  • News Be Michael Jordan with Move Support in NBA 2K11

    Well, not really, but you get the picture

    If you've always wanted to be Michael Jordan but don't have the money, talent or advertising pull, perhaps it's time you dialled your expectations down a little and thought about a Michael Jordan simulator. The upcoming NBA 2K11 should fill those Nike shoes quite comfortably, with Move support promising to...