Tag: Spike Vgas 2012
News Digital Exclusives Highlight the Turning of the Tide at the VGAs
Amongst classic Hideo Kojima mind tricks, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 commercials, and some lewd Samuel L. Jackson skits, this year’s Spike Video Game Awards also doled out a handful of gongs to the creators of 2012’s very best software. In the end, it turned out to be a banner year for downloadable titles, with both The Walking Dead...
Reaction The Last of Us' Launch Date Points to the PlayStation 4's Imminent Arrival
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 Yes, The Phantom Pain Is Almost Certainly Metal Gear Solid V
During the early hours of this morning, we hypothesised that The Phantom Pain trailer debuted during the Spike VGAs probably had something to do with Metal Gear Solid. If nothing else, the trailer’s main character shared a striking resemblance to Snake, even down to scars and minor details. It turns out that there’s a lot more...
News King Washington Sure Knows How to Smirk in Assassin's Creed III
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
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 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
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...