Category: Game Preview

Mighty No. 9 showcased at E3

  The next Mega Man-esque game to come out for the current gen systems doesn’t necessarily have to be Mega Man! At E3 2015, RFMag got some hands on time with Mighty No. 9, a new title developed by Comcept, with involvement of Inti Creates, published by Deep Silver, and produced by Keiji Inafune. To hardcore Mega Man fans, the name Keiji Inafune should sound familiar as he is the illustrator and co-designer of Mega...

Gears of War Ultimate Edition Unveiled at E3

Gears fans finally have something to look forward to – something to hold them off until the much-hyped Gears of War 4 arrives. The Xbox E3 Press Conference gave the world a look into the Xbox One exclusive remake: Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. Remastered for the Xbox One, displaying at 1080p and running at 60 fps, Gears of War: Ultimate Edition (GoW:UE) is coming out on August 25 2015 with more than just prettier...

Nintendo Pre E3: Super Smash DLC

Confirming the Reddit leaks, Roy from Fire Emblem and Ryu from Street Fighter have been confirmed as upcoming DLC for Super Smash Bros. Roy will largely control like he did in Melee with stronger close range attacks when compared to Marth. Ryu will control like no other smash fighter with varying attack strength based on how long you hold the attack button, a easy Smash Bros style specials and a stronger Street Fighter style special. This means that...

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event - Gerald Way Guitar Battle Gameplay

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event – Gerald Way Guitar Battle Gameplay

It’s an interesting year to be a rhythm gamer. Both Rock Band and Guitar Hero are making a comeback. Prior to Pax East, Harmonix revealed that they have been developing and working on Rock Band 4. Harmonix is even taking song requests for it. Yesterday morning at the Best Buy theater in New York City Activision unveiled Guitar Hero Live. Enjoy the Gerald Way Guitar Battle Gameplay! For more information regarding Guitar Hero, check out...

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event - Pete Wentz Gameplay

Guitar Hero Live NYC Event – Pete Wentz Gameplay

It’s an interesting year to be a rhythm gamer. Both Rock Band and Guitar Hero are making a comeback. Prior to Pax East, Harmonix revealed that they have been developing and working on Rock Band 4. Harmonix is even taking song requests for it. Yesterday morning at the Best Buy theater in New York City Activision unveiled Guitar Hero Live and brought Pete Wentz from Fall Out Boy play Guitar Hero Live on stage. Check out Pete...

Guitar Hero Resurrected with Guitar Hero Live – First Impressions

It’s an interesting year to be a rhythm gamer. Both Rock Band and Guitar Hero are making a comeback. Prior to Pax East, Harmonix revealed that they have been developing and working on Rock Band 4. Harmonix is even taking song requests for it. Yesterday morning at the Best Buy theater in New York City Activision unveiled Guitar Hero Live.

Splatoon Inks its Way to Wii U!

Last year, when you heard third-person shooter, you wouldn’t think Nintendo would spark up in your mind. Fortunately they have unveiled that they will be making a brand spanking new major IP coming out this May available only on Wii U. Splatoon: tactical squid based combat where you have to ink your way to victory by traversing the world as a human/squid hybrid, The Inkling. As a human you are able to use your weapons loadout...

Rock Band 4

Rock Band 4 Officially Announced for Xbox One and Playstation 4

Harmonix has been dropping hints for weeks and finally the cat is out of the bag: HARMONIX ANNOUNCES ROCK BAND 4 COMING TO PLAYSTATION®4 AND XBOX ONE™. As you tell, I am fracking excited! Harmonix is working with Mad Catz on new controllers for the Xbox One and Playstation 4. Additionally, starting everyone can preorder the game at http://www.rockband.com/preorder. Let’s continue on to check out the press release with the full details!   Harmonix is excited to...

PAX South 2015: Homeworld Remastered Collection

There are few titles that stand out when I think back on truly memorable games.  One of those titles is Homeworld and its sequel.  First released way back in 1999, Homeworld featured true 3D navigation (X, Y and Z axis), detailed animations, unique ship types, an emotionally engaging epic story and a kick ass soundtrack.  And guess what folks?  It’s getting a re-release with improved graphics, additional lines of dialog and high resolution support.  This collection...

Pax South 2015 Indie Spotlight: Broforce

Pax South 2015 Indie Game Spotlight: Broforce

When Contra first came out, it was clear to those old enough to realize that it was a sort of play on beloved action movies such as Predator and Rambo. You playfully named the “blue guy” and “red guy” after the famed heroes with little to no regard as to what their names actually were. After that, it was shoot, kill, blow up and repeat. But what if you could enjoy the side-scrolling carnage of...

CES 2015: New Audio-Technica Gaming Headsets Announced

RFMag dove into Audio-Technica’s gaming headsets in the middle of last year when we reviewed their closed-ear gaming headset, the ATH-AG1. It was quite the high-end headset with a “high-end” price. Still, those willing to take such a financial plunge were rewarded with the rich high-quality sound one should expect for that cost. However, many gamers seldom stray beyond $250 when they’re in the hunt for a gaming headset. At the International CES 2015, Audio-Technica...

CES 2015: Kingston HyperX Showcase & Cloud II Headset Announced

At the International CES 2015, Kingston showcased a slew of their latest HyperX products. Kingston continues to cater to gamers and PC-modding enthusiasts as they stretch the performance in their storage components and gaming accessories as far as they possibly can. Their showcase included the DataTraveler Locker+ G3 Secure Personal Storage, the HyperX Predator PCIe SSD, and a new microSD UHS-I Speed Class 3 card. They even teased the release of the new Hyper X...