Author: David Quigley

Server problems plague Rainbow 6 Siege

For each of the past two weekends, the multiplayer servers of Rainbow 6 Siege have been making the game difficult to play across all platforms, but most notably on PlayStation 4. Players are finding themselves being removed from games in the middle of matches or unable to even connect in the first place. A quick look at popular discussion sites like reddit, NeoGAF, and even the official Ubisoft forums show numerous topics discussing the outages. On February 11 around noon, a 10 minute “emergency” server maintenance period was announced. The problem was said to be resolved after 6:00pm, but...

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Review: Double Dragon IV

Double Dragon is back, with all the 80’s flair you’d hope for and all the downsides that come with it. Storywise, it’s a sequel to Double Dragon II, but you’re not here for the plot. Double Dragon IV looks, feels, and plays like an NES beat ‘em up. It will scratch that nostalgia itch you may have, but ultimately you’ll be reminded of how far gaming has come. Blast from the past Arc System Works nailed the NES aesthetic with Double Dragon IV. Sprites look like they could have been ripped straight from the original games. There’s a retro...

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Double Dragon IV stream

Over the weekend I streamed some live gameplay from Double Dragon IV on PlayStation 4. My review is coming soon, but in the mean time you can check out the archived stream...

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TimeSplitters: Rewind to release in 2017

The first official teaser trailer for TimeSplitters: Rewind has just been released, revealing the game will launch this year. The TimeSplitters franchise has been dormant since TimeSplitters: Future Perfect, all the way back in 2005 on GameCube, PlayStation 2, and Xbox. The series garnered a cult following for it’s local multiplayer and comedic styling. TimeSplitters 4 was cancelled sometime by April 2012. If you’re interested in more information on Rewind, head on over to their website...

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For Honor Season Pass, post-launch content detailed

Ubisoft has announced the content for the For Honor season pass, confirming earlier leaked information, as well as some of their post-launch plans. The Season Pass will include six new playable heroes with a seven day early access window, along with season pass exclusive outfits for those characters. Owners will also receive a 30 day Champion Status XP boost, three scavenger crates for gear unlocks, three exclusive emblem outlines, and an exclusive sunbeam effect on emotes. For Honor is taking an approach similar to Rainbow 6 Siege with the Season Pass. While players must use in-game currency to unlock...

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