Guitar Hero Live nixes traditional DLC in favor of pay-per-play streaming

Developer Freestyle Games revealed its plans for Guitar Hero Live's add-on content this week, announcing that players can use in-game currency to purchase individual sessions with streamed tracks.

Multiple high-profile iOS games delisted, removed from iTunes user purchase histories

Capcom's adventure game Ghost Trick is among several iOS apps that recently disappeared from iTunes user purchase histories, rendering them inaccessible with no option to redownload at a later date.

Far Cry Primal takes the series to the Stone Age next February

Worried about Far Cry franchise fatigue after the similar Far Cry 3 and Far Cry 4? Rest easy, because the latest installment, Far Cry Primal, goes back to its roots ... or, rather, humanity's roots: the Stone Age.

Cyberpunk 2077 will dwarf The Witcher 3, according to developer

A developer from CD Projekt Red has explained that Cyberpunk 2077, the studio's next project, will be even large than its monumental The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. It' based on Mike Pondsmith's pen-and-paper RPG, Cyberpunk 2020, first published…

Metal Gear Solid 5 ‘FOB insurance’ protects against invading players for a fee

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain has introduced "FOB insurance" as part of its latest software update, giving players the option of protecting the goods stashed in their Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) from invading rivals.

Microsoft acquires physics middleware creator Havok

Microsoft has acquired middleware developer Havok, creator of flexible physics software that powers popular games like Dota 2, The Last of Us, the Dark Souls series, and the Assassin's Creed series.

Microsoft demonstrates HoloLens with Project X-Ray

Microsoft showcased Project X-Ray, a mixed-reality HoloLens game, at this morning's Windows 10 devices event, and announced that applications for a $3,000 developer kit are set to begin today.

Dell’s ‘Oculus Ready’ PCs will pack Radeon R9 GPUs

AMD's LiquidVR appears to have appealed to Oculus the most, as Dell's Alienware systems that are certified, "Oculus Ready," will come packing AMD R9 GPUs. Announced as a large partnership among the trio of firms, the starting price for the…

Razer Music launches with tutorials, content sharing, and more for electronic artists

Razer isn't just about gaming. The company announced the launch of Razer Music Tuesday, a new platform featuring video tutorials, insight into music production, and artist features.

This insane GTA V ramp truck mod destroys all cars and lands on reddit’s front page

The Simple Trainer GTA V Mod has given birth to a new ruler of the game, and its name is the Omega Ramp. All bow before Omega Ramp. Such are the spawn of nefarious YouTuber BlackSmoke Billy: melded vehicles of mass destruction.

Rocket League has free Halloween DLC inbound

Psyonix's breakout hit Rocket League has more DLC incoming in October, with a paid update followed soon by a free infusion of limited-availability Halloween-themed rewards available to all players.

Criterion founders tease Burnout series ‘spiritual successor’

British indie developer Three Fields Entertainment announced plans to produce a "spiritual successor" to a popular racing game series, likely hinting at a Burnout revival for modern platforms.