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Nintendo President Retiring in June, With Replacement Already Decided


Posted by Evolve on Apr 27, 2018 | In: General News

Nintendo President Retiring in June, With Replacement Already Decided

As many in the gaming industry and community probably recall, Nintendo's current president, Tatsumi Kimishima, stepped up to the plate after the unfortunate passing of then-president Satoru Iwata in mid-2015. It was a difficult time for Nintendo and Nintendo fans alike. Satoru Iwata had been one of the most well known and loved faces of the company during many of Nintendo's most important years, and his passing timed up with the in-between era of the Wii U failing to meet sal...


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Hollow Knight: Lifeblood Is a Free Upgrade that Offers Tons of New Content


Posted by Evolve on Apr 27, 2018 | In: General News

Hollow Knight: Lifeblood Is a Free Upgrade that Offers Tons of New Content

If you haven't picked up Hollow Knight in a while, be sure to load it up soon as a free, automatic update has just been released. This patch, called Lifeblood, augments the base game by including various optimizations and tweaks. During the time that Hollow Knight was in public beta, various abnormalities were called into question, which should now be squandered with the fixes Lifeblood offers. Despite this patch not being included in the DLC updates or being announced with a...


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Belgium Has Declared Certain Loot Boxes Illegal


Posted by Evolve on Apr 27, 2018 | In: General News

Belgium Has Declared Certain Loot Boxes Illegal

Last year was a major year for gaming in both best ways possible and the worst ways possible. On one hand, games like Breath of the Wild, Persona 5, Horizon: Zero Dawn, and more led the way for what may have been the greatest gaming lineup in recent memory. And with the arrival of the Nintendo Switch, gamers got to feel a whole new experience in gaming. However, on the dark side of things, Loot Boxes continued to grow and expand beyond their initial intentions, and with games...


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Wallace and Gromit Creators Announce New WWI-Focused Game '11-11: Memories Retold'


Posted by Evolve on Apr 26, 2018 | In: General News

Wallace and Gromit Creators Announce New WWI-Focused Game '11-11: Memories Retold'

Those of you who grew up through the 90s and early 2000s may be familiar with the company Aardman Animation Limited. While the name may not sound familiar, you'll probably recognize the various works they've created, like Wallace and Gromit and the film Chicken Run. The studio is famous for their stellar clay stop-motion animation that was used to create these works. Aardman is looking to get into something a little different this time around though: A video game. And surpris...


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Apocryph is an Upcoming Old-School Shooter Making its Way to Steam


Posted by Evolve on Apr 26, 2018 | In: General News

Apocryph is an Upcoming Old-School Shooter Making its Way to Steam

Apocryph is an upcoming old-school fantasy shooter that's ready to bring forth an action-adventure reminiscent of first-person shooter classics, such as Painkiller, Hexen, and Heretic. Developed and published by Bigzur Games, Apocryph is set in a dark fantasy world and packed with forgotten castles. Along with tight shooting mechanics, expect some intense sword and sorcery action as you make your way through sinister shrines and decrepit dungeons. You'll be surrounded by grim...


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Metroidvania-Style Game Faeland Arrives On Kickstarter


Posted by Evolve on Apr 25, 2018 | In: General News

Metroidvania-Style Game Faeland Arrives On Kickstarter

Indie games used to be very hard to make and publish. For a while, you could make the game and then find a way to get it to your audience. Now, while making games can still be difficult depending on what you want to make, getting them out there isn't as hard, nor is raising money to get them. Why? Because of crowdfunding services like Kickstarter that allow people to pledge to projects they want to see made. Over the years Kickstarter has brought many incredible games to life...


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Battle Royale Game 'H1Z1' Gets a Reimagined Version For PS4 Next Month


Posted by Evolve on Apr 25, 2018 | In: General News

Battle Royale Game 'H1Z1' Gets a Reimagined Version For PS4 Next Month

It seems like, these days, if you throw a rock in any direction, it's bound to land on a new battle royale game for PC and consoles. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Epic Games' Fornite Battle Royale have been the two juggernauts of the conversation, both competing on the same platforms with large amounts of fans on either side. Boss Key Productions jumped in on the action with the release of an early test version of their battle royale game Radical Heights. Now, consoles ar...


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Splatoon 2's 3.0 Update Shoots Away Numerous Bugs In Preparation for Octo Expansion


Posted by Evolve on Apr 24, 2018 | In: General News

Splatoon 2's 3.0 Update Shoots Away Numerous Bugs In Preparation for Octo Expansion

Splatoon 2 has had healthy support from Nintendo all throughout its almost year-long life so far, with numerous free updates and fixes being applied to the game on a daily basis, similar to the first. Nintendo announced today on the support section of their official website that the multiplayer shooter will be receiving an update later today, April 24th, bumping it up to version 3.0.0. This update is one of the biggest ones yet, containing an extensive list-full of bug/glitch...


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