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Rapture & Dear Esther Developer, The Chinese Room, Gets Bought by Sumo Group


Posted by Evolve on Aug 14, 2018 | In: General News

Rapture & Dear Esther Developer, The Chinese Room, Gets Bought by Sumo Group

The past year or so has seen many position switches for a lot of major people and companies across the video game industry. The latest developer to find themselves in the same boat is The Chinese Room, whom you likely already know as the ones who brought us Dear Esther and Everybody's Gone to the Rapture. As first reported by GamesIndustry.biz, the studio has been bought by ever-busy Sumo Group. Sumo Group has ownership of Sumo Digital, the developers working on Crackdown 3 a...


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Devolver Digital's 'Gris' is a Beautiful Platformer Rendered in Watercolor Style


Posted by Evolve on Aug 14, 2018 | In: General News

Devolver Digital's 'Gris' is a Beautiful Platformer Rendered in Watercolor Style

Have you ever wanted to play a video game that looks like a painting brought to life? There are a few standout examples over the past couple of decades, but Gris, a new and upcoming indie game from Devolver Digital, is one of the prettiest yet. Devolver Digital has been a busy company lately; holding E3 'press conferences', teaming up with smaller studios to publish their unique games, etc. Gris is one such situation. Developed by indie group Nomada Studio, this is their firs...


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id Software Officially Unveils Doom Eternal Gameplay and Story Details


Posted by Evolve on Aug 13, 2018 | In: General News

id Software Officially Unveils Doom Eternal Gameplay and Story Details

Doom is just one of those wholesome experiences for the hardcore shooter crowd out there. id Software's 2016 reboot was met with an extremely positive reception for its return-to-roots, featuring faster-paced gameplay in larger, more expansive levels. During Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference, the developer casually dropped a cinematic trailer reveal for Doom Eternal, an official sequel to Doom. Not many details were provided past that, but id assured that it was going to be...


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Fallout 76 Features New Perk System, PvP Bounties, Private Servers, and More


Posted by Evolve on Aug 13, 2018 | In: General News

Fallout 76 Features New Perk System, PvP Bounties, Private Servers, and More

QuakeCon 2018 has been a heck of a time for the Bethesda community, especially since it served as a backdrop for some very exciting game reveals and discussions. Fallout 76 naturally had a large presence at the event, which is something game director Todd Howard and others had promised us to look forward to. Now that the fallout has settled, so to speak, there are a bunch of new gameplay details that were revealed and talked about. There will be some familiar features making ...


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Sarah Whitemane Has Come To Heroes of the Storm


Posted by Evolve on Aug 11, 2018 | In: General News

Sarah Whitemane Has Come To Heroes of the Storm

Blizzard is home to many special IPs in the gaming world, and they decided years ago to bring these great franchises together to create Heroes Of The Storm, a MOBA title where you can play as special characters from franchises like World of Warcraft, StarCraft, Overwatch, Diablo, and a few others, and one of the best things about the game is that Blizzard is constantly updating it with more content and more characters for players to try. And a new patch to the game has made i...


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New Screenshots and Gameplay Shown Off For Square's 'The Quiet Man'


Posted by Evolve on Aug 11, 2018 | In: General News

New Screenshots and Gameplay Shown Off For Square's 'The Quiet Man'

In what seems to be a busy week for Square Enix, one of their upcoming titles has finally gotten some time in the spotlight. Hear that? Ah, yes, it's The Quiet Man. For those who didn't catch the company's very brief E3 showcase this past June, you may be wondering what this is all about. Square Enix slipped in a little teaser trailer for this game amidst all their trailers of already existing properties. The trailer showed a young man in a hoodie making his way towards a cou...


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Newly Announced Super Smash Bros Ultimate Characters Will Get Amiibos


Posted by Evolve on Aug 10, 2018 | In: General News

Newly Announced Super Smash Bros Ultimate Characters Will Get Amiibos

Easily one of the biggest things Nintendo did during the Wii U era was create the Amiibo figurines. This collectible mini-statues would be able to collect or transfer data for games like Super Smash Bros, as well as give new content to gamers for games like Mario Party. But, with the announcement of Super Smash Bros Ultimate, many were curious as to whether the new characters in the game would get Amiibo...


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Discord Expanding Services With a Curated Game Store, Indie Program, and More


Posted by Evolve on Aug 10, 2018 | In: General News

Discord Expanding Services With a Curated Game Store, Indie Program, and More

Discord is, to put it lightly, fairly massive. The popular gaming chat application is home to around 150 million daily users to date, and these numbers don't appear to be slowing down any time soon. For those who may not know, Discord is an app that allows gaming communities to chat more easily through voice, video, and text while playing online. It's been a very useful tool for PC gaming groups and has even made its way to mobile games as well. Just a little while ago, Disco...


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