Hands-On With Mike Bithell’s Volume

by on March 5, 2015

“It will probably be the only time in my life when I have no responsibilities, didn’t owe anyone any money, didn’t have staff that I had to worry about. Absolute freedom to do what I want. I wasn’t going to use that to make a sequel to a reasonably well-received puzzle-platformer.” I’ve asked Volume lead […]

Video: Here’s How Ken Block Shakes Down the 845-hp Hoonicorn Mustang

by on March 5, 2015

Remember Ken Block’s insane, 845-hp, all-wheel-drive “Hoonicorn” ’65 Mustang? It was the vehicular star of Gymkhana 7, 12 minutes of absolute tire-shredding fury filmed in the wild streets of Los Angeles. Today comes video of Block doing a shakedown run in the Hoonicorn, entirely naked and doorless. No, no, the car was naked and doorless, you […]

This Viewtiful Joe Statue Will Make You A-Go-Go

by on March 5, 2015

First 4 Figures has revealed the first of its upcoming Capcom All-Stars statue line, and it’s none other than Movieland maverick, Viewtiful Joe. Set to swoop in sometime Fall 2015, this exclusive statue is currently up for pre-order and can be yours for $209.99. Take a look by clicking through our slideshow gallery. Based on […]

Azure Striker Gunvolt is Getting a Sequel

by on March 5, 2015

A sequel to 2014’s action platformer Azure Striker: Gunvolt is in the works, reports developer Inti Creates. “Gunvolt is coming to strike once again!” says the developer’s blog. “Thanks to the outpouring of support we have received from our amazing fans, we have decided that we are going to make Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 for […]

State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

by on March 5, 2015

Pre-ordering State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition from select US retailers will net you one of three in-game knives, Microsoft and Undead Labs revealed today. If you pre-order from GameStop, you’ll receive The Avalonian, a unique blade found on the body of a fantasy enthusiast. Pre-ordering from Amazon gets you The Android, a state-of-the-art box […]

Video: Self-Drifting BMW M235i vs. Human Formula D Champ

by on March 5, 2015

BMW’s self-driving 2-series isn’t just about accomplishing the boring commute without your pesky human hands: It’s an experiment to help the autonomous cars of tomorrow better understand how to react to unpredictable moments. But that doesn’t sound nearly as gee-whiz as “self-drifting BMW.” And lest you say that the stoic engineers at Bayerische Motoren Werke don’t have a sense of humor, […]