NetherRealm Studios’ upcoming Mortal Kombat 11 game is the eleventh main installment in the series and a sequel to 2015’s Mortal Kombat X. It’s scheduled for release on April 23, 2019, across the Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms. Those who pre-order the game will be given access to the character Shao Kahn, and, on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, access to the game’s beta phase, which is set to start in March 2019. There will also be a Mortal Kombat 11 Kollector’s Edition that includes the main game, Kombat Pack, Scorpion mask bust, exclusive steel case, commemorative magnet coin and authenticity plate. “I’ve been a lifelong Mortal Kombat fan, and Sonya Blade was the first kick-ass, female video game character that I related to. Now I get to voice her in Mortal Kombat 11. It’s a dream come true to be a part of the Mortal Kombat franchise that I grew up playing,” said Ronda Rousey. Read more to watch the matches from today’s gameplay reveal event.
Bungie officially announced today that it’s parting ways with Activision Publishing and will self-publish all future Destiny titles. They partnered in 2010 after Bungie sold its Halo rights to Microsoft and started work on what would become 2014’s mega successful online multiplayer / shooter RPG hybrid called Destiny. The franchise’s downfall may be somewhat due to the popularity of free-to-play games like Fortnite and PubG that make all of its revenue with microtransactions. “Looking ahead, we’re excited to announce plans for Activision to transfer publishing rights for Destiny to Bungie. With our remarkable Destiny community, we are ready to publish on our own, while Activision will increase their focus on owned IP projects,” said Bungie. Read more for another video and additional information.
Sony has decided to commemorate selling 500-million PlayStation consoles – 525.3-million to be exact – by releasing a limited edition PS4 Pro. Limited to just 50,000 units worldwide, the bundle includes a translucent-blue console with matching DualShock 4 controller, a stand, headset, and a PlayStation Camera. Continue reading for an unboxing video, more pictures and information.
WD’s 2TB My Passport X USB 3.0 Gaming Portable HDD is compatible with Xbox systems, the PS4, and many other devices, all for $62.99 shipped, today only, originally $89.99. My Passport X takes just minutes to set up. Plug it in, follow the easy on-screen instructions and you’re locked and loaded to take on armed marauders, aliens and opponents of all types. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video review and more information.
You’ve probably seen more than enough concept vehicles in video games, but the Audi E-Tron Vision Gran Turismo isn’t just a digital dream, as the automaker has brought this supercar to life. At 3,197-pounds, it’s powered by three electric motors – one driving the front wheels and the other two channeling power to the rear axle – each one outputting 268hp, for a total combined output of 804hp. This means it goes from 0-62mph in a mere 2.5-seconds, also thanks in part to its 1.78kg per horsepower power-to-weight ratio and a 50:50 weight distribution between the front and rear axle. Continue reading for a driving video, more pictures and information.
The Evil Within 2 takes the acclaimed franchise to a new level with its unique blend of psychological thrills and true survival horror, and it’s being offered for just $19.99, today only, originally $59.99. Sebastian Castellanos has lost everything, including his daughter, Lily. To save her, he’s forced to partner with Mobius, the shadowy group responsible for the destruction of his former life. For his last chance at redemption, the only way out is in. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.
Sony’s PlayStation VR Skyrim Bundle reimagines the complete epic fantasy masterpiece with an unparalleled sense of scale, depth, and immersion, all for $349.99 shipped, today only, originally $449.99. This bundle vault you into the world of Skyrim in virtual reality, including a PlayStation VR headset, PlayStation Camera, two PlayStation Move controllers, and the Skyrim VR game. From battling ancient dragons to exploring rugged mountains and more, Skyrim VR brings to life a complete open world for you to experience any way you choose. Product page. Continue reading for an unboxing video and more information.
Call of Duty: WWII (Xbox One) lets players land in Normandy on D-Day and battle across Europe through iconic locations in history’s most monumental war, all for $37.99 shipped, today only, originally $59.99. This game creates the definitive World War II next generation experience across three different game modes: Campaign, Multiplayer, and Co-Operative. Featuring stunning visuals, the Campaign transports players to the European theater as they engage in an all-new Call of Duty story set in iconic World War II battles. Multiplayer marks a return to original, boots-on-the ground Call of Duty gameplay. Product page. Continue reading for an extended gameplay video and more information.
The GAEMS Vanguard Black Edition turns your PS4 / Xbox One into a portable system in minutes, all for $349.99 shipped, today only. It allows you to transform any space into your own Personal Gaming Environment. No matter where you are, all you have to do is pop it open, plug it in and play. Immerse yourself in every detail with the Vanguard’s non-reflective 19″ 720p (1080p scaled) El-LED display. Unleash the power of its metal-coned chambered speakers, or make your experience a little more personal by utilizing its dual output jacks. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
Sony’s PlayStation VR offers seamless visuals that keep you connected to the virtual world through an expansive 5.7″ OLED 1080p display running at up to 120 frames per second, all for $399.99 shipped. 3D Audio with PlayStation VR means that you’ll be able to pinpoint sounds above, below, and all around you. Instinctively turn your head to the source of a single footstep and be able to judge its distance, just as you would in real life. Product page. Continue reading for a Batman VR walkthrough and more information.