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E3 2014 Trailerpalooza – EA Edition

E3 2014 Trailerpalooza got off to a great, if somewhat bloated start with a press conference from Microsoft, but EA wasn’t about to let Big Green steal the show.  They took the stage with brand new looks at Star Wars Battlefront, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, The Sims, and much more.  Read on to check out everything they had to show off.

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E3 2014 Trailerpalooza – Microsoft Edition

Yes, it’s that time again.  Gamer Christmas.  Also known as E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo.  We at Save Game cut through the filler every year, and deliver what you want most: game footage.  So read on to experience Trailerpalooza: everything that Microsoft had to show off at their big pre-E3 press conference.  Spoiler alert: Halo.  Halo everywhere.

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Transistor – Review

8.5 out of 10 Great Recommended

“Oh! An indie game with a silent protagonist, how philosophical,” you mutter to yourself sarcastically as you pick up the controller to play Supergiant Game’s new action RPG, Transistor. Yet in the context of this game, the silence actually has something profound to say. In Transistor you play as the enigmatic Red, a prolific singer and resident to the city of Cloudbank who loses her voice following an assassination attempt at one of her shows. Cloudbank, the city much of the game inhabits, is eerily beautiful. Its contrasting pastel colors and noir style reflect a future that is not far […]

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Crytek announces Hunt: Horrors of the Gilded Age

Ahhhhh, the week before E3.  The time when studios make announcements that would otherwise probably get buried during the big event.  This time, it’s Crytek, unveiling a new four player online shooter called Hunt: Horrors of the Gilded Age.  Think Left for Dead crossed with Red Dead Redemption.  Oh wait, they already did that.  Anyway, read on for the details.

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Twitch TV announces its full E3 streaming schedule

If you can’t attend E3 this year, the next best place is definitely going to be on your couch, watching the events unfold on Twitch TV.  The streaming service is about to kick off its first year as the official streaming platform of the big event, and they’ve just published their full schedule.  Spoiler alert: lots and lots of games.  Read on to see it for yourself.

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Save Game Sunday Kickday – Together: Amna & Saif

These days, it seems like every game has a multiplayer component.  But modern multiplayer is played almost exclusively online.  Even co-op gaming has become largely dependent on the internet.  Even as broadband allows us to play with friends all over the world, something very important has been lost.  That intangible connection between two people, sitting on a couch, playing on a single screen is quickly fading away.  Our choice for this week’s Kickday, Together: Amna & Saif, hopes to bring that experience back.

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New Sunset Overdrive trailer shows off a teddy bear gun

Who doesn’t love teddy bears?  They’re cute, cuddly, collectible; they’re one of the greatest inventions in the history of humankind.  But haven’t you ever wanted to, you know… blow one up?  Strap a stick of dynamite to one and hurl it at your enemies?  Well, in Sunset Overdrive, you can apparently do that.  And other wacky things.  Read on to check out the new trailer.

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Take Two CEO hints at Red Dead Redemption, Bioshock Sequels

Believe it or not, it’s been four years since the release of Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption.  The game was a runaway commercial and critical success, selling millions of copies, and earning numerous game of the year awards.  Last year, Bioshock Infinite won similar amounts of praise.  Now, we’ve got news on the status of both franchises.  Read on for the details.

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Sony to stream E3 presentation to movie theaters

In the past, there were two ways to enjoy E3.  First, was actually being there to experience gaming’s grandest spectacle.  Second, there was sitting on your couch with your laptop, praying that the video stream doesn’t crap out.  Now, Sony is giving you a chance to do something a little in between.  They’re giving you the chance to watch their press event in a move theater.  Yep.  Read on for the details.

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Minecraft: Halo Edition launching tomorrow

Like most Halo fans, I’ve been going through some serious withdrawals lately.  Halo 4 is becoming a distant memory, and Halo 5 is still over a year away.  So what is there to tide us over during this long stretch with no Master Chief?  Well, starting tomorrow, we’ll be able to dive into Minecraft: Halo Edition, and it’s a lot more than just a few re-skins.  Read on for all the details.

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