Author: Hot Game

Every eye in Days Gone is permanently filled with tears and dilated pupils, and I’m not sure how I feel about that

Days Gone is full of bikers, Freakers (think 28-days later infected for reference, but in hordes), and bandanas, but one of the things that players have really noticed is how darned good its characters’ eyes look. In an AMA on Reddit the Lead Rendering Programmer Graham Aldridge revealed the tricks they use to make the characters’ eyes stand out, and…

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The Order: 1886 developers are working on a new AAA console game

Remember The Order: 1886? We’d forgive you if you’d forgotten about the divisive PS4 exclusive from 2015, which focused on the daring adventures of steampunk knights fighting the supernatural in Victorian London, but developer Ready at Dawn hasn’t fallen off the wagon since.  Following the game’s release, the studio has been churning out VR games for the Oculus Rift but,…

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Dauntless is so popular the waiting times are over three hours

Dauntless, the free-to-play co-op fantasy RPG, is rather popular. How popular, I hear you ask? Popular enough for players to be reporting a three-hour wait to even get into the game, with many encountering Dauntless’ matchmaking in progress bug. If you’re one of those players eagerly waiting to sample it for yourself, you’ll be happy to know that Phoenix Labs,…

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A disturbingly cute squad of dumpling skins is coming to Fortnite this season

Dataminers have found a handful of unannounced skins and gameplay changes that are coming to Fortnite later this season. One standout is the fan dubbed “Dumpling Man” that features four different styles of dumpling—chicken, beef, pork, and vegetable stuffings—in their design.  Some fans believe the “Bao Bros” is the official name for the skin variations, although the source of that…

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We just got more evidence pointing to a Nintendo Switch port of Darksiders II coming later this year

After a mistake that gave us an early EB Games listing, another leak for the Nintendo Switch version of Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition has surfaced. This time an official European distribution page for the game launched ahead of time, giving us plenty of details about the unannounced version of the hellish hack and slash. The leak comes from Koch Media,…

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“Why did you leave Starfleet?” – Captain Picard is back in a new teaser that gives us more info on Star Trek: Picard

A new teaser for Star Trek: Picard featuring Patrick Stewart and a few lines of dialogue dropped earlier today. A brittle Jean-Luc Picard listens to a woman off-screen as shots of a vineyard fill the screen.  It’s a subtle showing, but it does give us more information about what the show might include plot-wise. The voice in the trailer talks…

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Looks like Elder Scrolls 6: Redfall might be back on track, as that trademark dispute is over

Update: Well, the trademark dispute over what could be Elder Scrolls 6 Redfall is finally over, with ZeniMax and BookBreeze having finally come to an agreement. They released a short statement today, which reads:  “ZeniMax Media Inc. and Bookbreeze.com are pleased to announce that they have amicably resolved a pending trademark dispute related to the Redfall trademark,” reads a short…

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