Games & Hobbies
[LESS INFO] 48 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 07/06/12
Microsoft and Nintendo have made big claims about their console's second-screen devices, the SmartGlass and the Wii U, and Blair Herter welcomes Polygon Sr. Reporter Mike McWhertor and Gameological Society Writer Gus Mastrapa to sort it out.
[LESS INFO] 36 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 07/04/12
With an all-new assassin in an all-new time period, Assassin's Creed 3 arrives this fall with new assassin's skills on display in Boston and NY landscapes, from the high seas to snowy New England wilderness. Morgan Webb has everything we know so far.
[LESS INFO] 54 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 07/02/12
Ubisoft surprised everyone at E3 2012 with the unveiling of Watch Dogs, an upcoming tale of bullet-laden cyberwarfare and digital conspiracy. Morgan Webb goes behind the hype for a closer look at this interactive open world that has everyone buzzing.
[LESS INFO] 39 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 06/27/12
For the first time since 2007 we'll get a true, full-blown continuation of Master Chief's story in 343 Industries' upcoming Halo 4. From what we've seen there will be a new enemy and a big graphical leap forward. Morgan Webb and Blair Herter take a look.
[LESS INFO] 44 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 06/25/12
In part 1 of our Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 hands-on preview, Treyarch's Mark Lamia demonstrates for Morgan Webb the ability to fight on the front lines or control the action from above in Overwatch mode, and how success or failure will affect story.
[LESS INFO] 120 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 06/08/12
Borderlands 2 adds new class Salvador the Gunzerker, a dual-wielding native of Pandora who adds all new weapons and all new skills like "Come At Me Bro." Blair Herter gets details from Producer Matt Charles.
[LESS INFO] 84 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 06/01/12
In Darksiders 2, main character Death faces the biggest boss battle at the end of the first zone, taking on the massive Guardian. Blair Herter gets an exclusive look at footage from Creative Manager Jeremy Greiner.
[LESS INFO] 40 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/30/12
In this X-Play Exclusive, Blair Herter gets a look at Ghost Recon: Future Soldier's "Ember Hunt", a location and extraction mission into Russia, taking place right after the events of Ubisoft's short film Ghost Recon: Alpha.
[LESS INFO] 1513 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 04/27/12
Sleeping Dogs puts you in the Hong Kong underground as an undercover cop on a mission to take down the Triads, and Adam Sessler gets an early look from System Brand Manager Johnny Fournier at this, side missions, and more.