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Spawn On Me Episode 26: #MikeBrown lived in Brookago too

[soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/163634795" params="color=fef600&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] As members of the black American community, we are not immune to the events of the past 10 days. We don't pretend they do not exist and we open the show, with frequent contributor Shareef Jackson, acknowledging how the uprising in Ferguson has affected us and we talk solutions. We then talk about how the gaming media tried to marry real world events to video games. While all of this craziness was happening at home, the world's largest gaming convention, Gamescom, was taking place in Germany this week and we would be remiss if...

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Rise of the Tomb Raider will be an Xbox One Timed Exclusive

Gamescom 2014 has been chock full of news announcements for Microsoft's newest console. Their latest coup is the news that the sequel to developer Crystal Dynamics' 2013 hit Tomb Raider, will be Rise of the Tomb Raider and it will launch first on Xbox One during "holiday 2015".  Just to clarify, the game will still be coming to the PS4 and PC but at a later, undetermined date. Don't believe me? Listen to what Darrell Gallagher, Crystal Dynamics Head of Studio has to say: "Dear Tomb Raider Community, As you may have seen, we've just announced that Rise of the Tomb Raider, coming Holiday 2015,...

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Bundles of Xbox One Bundles

Gamescom 2014 has been full of surprises and it's just a few hours old! Xbox head, Phil Spencer, announced three new Xbox One console bundles to go along with the Xbox One bundle announced late last week.   Madden 15 Bundle Announced last Thursday, the Madden NFL 15 Xbox One bundle will release in conjunction with the game's release on August 26th.  Aside from the prerequesite accessories included in every Xbox One (chat headset, controller, and HDMI cable) the bundle is set to include a digital copy of the game, and three Madden Ultimate Team card packs. The price for this bundle will be $399.99....

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8 Minutes of Quantum Break Gameplay…But Will You Want to Play It?

Gamescom 2014 is here and Microsoft opened the world's largest games expo with their Xbox press conference. A metric ton of games were shown and discussed during the 90 minute conference. While there were some new game announcements, most of the games were shown previously at June's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). The game that was previously announced but not shown was Remedy Games' Quantum Break. Well the wait for gameplay footage for this Xbox One exclusive is finally over with the 8 minute gameplay demo shown below: [y=nlxIj6sT4uA height=400] As you can see, graphically, the game looks absolutely stunning. Particle effects and dynamic lighting...

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You’ve Been Chosen Trailer is Cryptic As Hell

[y=32bLpcBoxT8 height=400] It looks like someone at BioWare has been tripping mean amounts of acid. Lots of Cryptic imagery rolled into some Jacob's Ladder no faced business. Who the hell knows what 's going on but no one in the trailer looks happy or calm. I guess we'll find out what's going on at Gamescom...

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Remember Me Announced From Capcom

While many of us were sleeping here stateside Capcom announced a new and interesting IP at Gamescom called Remember Me. Formerly known as Adrift, this game has you take the role of a "Memory Hunter" named Nilin. With part of your memory erased you find the tables turned in which you were once the hunter and now you are the hunted. The game mixes third person traversal with some stylized hand-to-hand combat and looks to be set in a futuristic Paris. So far I really like what I've seen of the gameplay. Here is a look: [y=m82AF52mFi4 height=400]...

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