GM Ignition-Switch Review Complete: 124 Fatalities, 274 Injuries

by on August 3, 2015

– General Motors will settle with 124 families over deaths resulting from faulty ignition switches that were installed in the 2.6 million small cars recalled last year, including the Chevrolet Cobalt and HHR, Pontiac G5 and Sky, and Saturn Ion and Solstice. This marks a somber end to a yearlong review of fatality and injury claims stemming from defects the […]

Knife Cuts to the Chase, Stabs Our Long-Term Porsche Cayman S’s Floorboard

by on August 3, 2015

– Operating the sort of test fleet we do, it is with fair regularity that we encounter the occasional cracked windshield, bent wheel rim, or chipped hood. If Michigan’s deteriorating infrastructure isn’t crumbling and subsequently being launched by other motorists at the fronts of our test cars, it’s blowing apart other folks’ tires, pieces of which […]

MGS V: The Phantom Pain Release Creeps Forward

by on August 3, 2015

Who ever knows what Konami are up to? Between the reported fallout with Metal Gear maestro Hideo Kojima and new tales of Kafkaesque working conditions, maybe even Konami don’t know. But for once, this has worked to our favour. Konami have shunted the PC release of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain [official site] […]

The Phantom Pain Gets New PC Release Date

by on August 3, 2015

The PC version of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has a new release date of September 1st, 2015, to match its console launch. It was originally supposed to hit PC two weeks later, on September 15th. Konami announced the news today on its website and on Steam, where you can now pre-order it. […]

PlayStation Now Is Coming to Vita

by on August 3, 2015

Tomorrow, Sony’s game streaming service, PlayStation Now, will support two more devices: PS Vita and PS TV. A few new games are joining the Now library as well, including God of War 3, Dynasty Warriors 8, MX vs. ATV Supercross, Bomberman Ultra, and The Last Guy. In other news, PlayStation Plus is turning 5 today. […]