Mitch A

Mitch is a graduate game designer and writer from Scotland interested in games focusing on the kind of topics that keep you up all night looking at ever-more-tangential Wikipedia pages.

Journey into the Jungle in Guild Wars 2 expansion Heart of Thorns!
Journey into the Jungle in Guild Wars 2 expansion Heart of Thorns!

ArenaNet has announced the first ever expansion for their fantasy MMO Guild Wars 2, titled Heart of Thorns. In the Heart of Thorns expansion, players will journey deep into the Heart... Read More

A Push for Diversity with New Overwatch Character Zarya!
A Push for Diversity with New Overwatch Character Zarya!

Two new characters have been announced for Blizzard’s upcoming first-person multiplayer shooter Overwatch – one of whom represents an increased interest of showing greater diversity in videogame characters. Those two characters... Read More

Venture to Blackrock Mountain in Hearthstone Next Month!
Venture to Blackrock Mountain in Hearthstone Next Month!

The next adventure for Blizzard’s digital collectible card game Hearthstone has been revealed to be Blackrock Mountain, a high-end region replete with blazing fire elementals, Dark Iron dwarves, Blackrock orcs,... Read More

More Details on Grand Theft Auto V Online's Heist System
More Details on Grand Theft Auto V Online's Heist System

Heists will be available in Grand Theft Auto V Online from March 10th onward, and, in preparation, Rockstar have released details on what players can expect, some tips and tricks,... Read More

New Indie Titles coming to WiiU and 3DS This Spring!
New Indie Titles coming to WiiU and 3DS This Spring!

A number of new indie titles are to make their way to Nintendo’s WiiU eShop over Spring, according to a recent Nintendo press release.  Among them are hit indie games... Read More

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain - Possibly Last MGS & Release Date Confirmed
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain - Possibly Last MGS & Release Date Confirmed

It’s been announced that the next – and possibly last – game in the Metal Gear Solid series will be arriving in September. Hideo Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid V: The... Read More

Battlefield: Hardline developer talks Advantages of PC and More!
Battlefield: Hardline developer talks Advantages of PC and More!

Prior to the game’s big release in March, more information from Battlefield: Hardline’s developers was shared with fans of the series looking to find out more about the inner workings... Read More

Mortal Kombat X Story Trailer Reveals Brand New Characters!
Mortal Kombat X Story Trailer Reveals Brand New Characters!

A new story trailer has been released for Mortal Kombat X, the next-generation title in the fighting game franchise famed for its blood, guts, and thoroughly-excessive use of force.  The newest... Read More

Far Cry 4 DLC Valley of the Yetis Coming to PS3 & PS4 in March!
Far Cry 4 DLC Valley of the Yetis Coming to PS3 & PS4 in March!

In March, players of Far Cry 4 will come face-to-face with a new, thoroughly-supernatural enemy, as they venture into The Valley of the Yetis, the next DLC expansion for Ubisoft’s... Read More

Beta-Test Upcoming Dragon Age: Inquisiton Features, including the Black Emporium, Armor Tinting and more!
Beta-Test Upcoming Dragon Age: Inquisiton Features, including the Black Emporium, Armor Tinting and more!

In a recent post to their blog, Bioware revealed that they would be undertaking a PC-only closed beta program, the DAI Patch 5 Beta program, in order to test some upcoming features... Read More

2D Fighter Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late Released Soon!
2D Fighter Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late Released Soon!

After its initial release in Japanese arcades in 2012 and following up onto Japanese-region PS3 in 2014, 2D visual-novel/fighting game Under Night In-Birth is coming to US and EU consoles... Read More

'Ultima' Successor Underworld Ascendant Greenlit!
'Ultima' Successor Underworld Ascendant Greenlit!

OtherSide Entertainment has recently announced that their game Underworld Ascendant, a spiritual successor to the popular Ultima Underworld games created by Looking Glass Studios (as Blue Sky Productions), has met a major... Read More

Victor Vran Early-Access Live on Steam Now!
Victor Vran Early-Access Live on Steam Now!

Action-RPG Victor Vran is released this week as part of an early-access initiative, allowing players to buy the game in its current (incomplete) state to try out some of the... Read More

Kirby And The Rainbow Curse Available Now on WiiU!
Kirby And The Rainbow Curse Available Now on WiiU!

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse was recently released to players in the North American region on February 20, 2015, after an initial Japanese release on January 22, 2015. Kirby and the... Read More

Diablo III Patch 2.2.0 Coming Soon - New Armor Sets, Cosmetics Menu and More!
Diablo III Patch 2.2.0 Coming Soon - New Armor Sets, Cosmetics Menu and More!

New details have emerged regarding the next patch coming soon to Diablo III, in a post on the main Diablo blog. The newest update, Patch 2.2.0, is explored in some depth... Read More

Q*Bert Rebooted Coming To Playstation Consoles in February!
Q*Bert Rebooted Coming To Playstation Consoles in February!

The classic arcade game Q*Bert is coming to Playstation consoles in the form of LOOT Entertainment's Q*Bert Rebooted this February, bringing with it a number of new modes and challenges to test... Read More

Nintendo TVii No Longer Coming to EU Region
Nintendo TVii No Longer Coming to EU Region

It's been announced that Nintendo have opted not to continue work on bringing the Nintendo TVii service to users in the European region, and are cancelling the service in the... Read More

Play as the Son of Satan in Lucius II: The Prophecy, Out Now!
Play as the Son of Satan in Lucius II: The Prophecy, Out Now!

Shiver Games have announced the release of their next game, Lucius II: The Prophecy, a sequel to the horror/stealth game of 2012 that first introduced us to little Lucius, son... Read More

New Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL Arriving This Week on Feb 13th!
New Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL Arriving This Week on Feb 13th!

Nintendo releases the next iteration of their handheld consoles this week on February 13th – the New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL! Each console comes with a number of... Read More

Majora's Mask Lands This Week on 3DS and New 3DS XL!
Majora's Mask Lands This Week on 3DS and New 3DS XL!

Friday 13th is unlucky for some, but not for Zelda fans in the EU and US! The remake of Nintendo's cult classic The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask is released... Read More

Announcement from Bungie: Destiny's House of Wolves, plus Fall 2015 Expansion!
Announcement from Bungie: Destiny's House of Wolves, plus Fall 2015 Expansion!

The second expansion for Bungie's FPS game Destiny, titled House of Wolves, has been confirmed for release sometime during the second quarter of 2015. The release was confirmed as part of... Read More

Zombie Army Trilogy Shambling Onto Windows, Playstation 4 and Xbox One on March 6th!
Zombie Army Trilogy Shambling Onto Windows, Playstation 4 and Xbox One on March 6th!

  Zombie Army Trilogy, a compilation of the Sniper Elite zombie scenarios, will be coming to Windows PC, Xbox One and also Playstation 4 on March 6th, according to an announcement... Read More

Persona 5 Trailer Reveals New Details!
Persona 5 Trailer Reveals New Details!

New details have emerged about the next game in the Persona series, after a new trailer was released online on February 5th, followed shortly by an interview and announcement providing... Read More

Evolve Coming to PC, Xbox One and Playstation 4 on February 10th!
Evolve Coming to PC, Xbox One and Playstation 4 on February 10th!

The next game from the creators of the Left 4 Dead franchise is due to be released this week.  On February 10th, Turtle Rock Studio's asymmetrical Hunters-versus-Monster multiplayer game Evolve will... Read More