egmnow
My Games
New Games
Top Games



Christopher Holzworth

Chris Holzworth has wanted to write about games all his life. He first cut his teeth writing for enthusiast sites such as RPGFan, and after writing for just about every other enthusiast website he could came across, wound up as EGM's east coast news correspondent (read: editorial intern) before relocating to LA to serve as news editor. You can follow his rants about storytelling on Twitter @manadrive.[Meet the rest of the crew]

Feature

Weekend Play: Killer Tales of Steelport

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 05:00pm
Welcome to EGM's Weekend Play, a weekly account of what games the editors of EGM are currently playing, and an open conversation with you, the reader, about what you've been playing. READ MORE



News

Xbox Marketplace Transitioning from MS Points to Local Currency ‘Late 2013′

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 04:07pm
The Xbox Marketplace will transition from using Microsoft Points to real-world currency in the next Xbox 360 system update, chief product officer Marc Whitten announced in a post on Xbox Wire. READ MORE



News

PS4 Won’t Generate ‘Anything Like’ the Losses PS3 Did, Sony Says

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 03:10pm
Talking to Bloomberg, Sony CEO Andrew House and CFO Masaru Kato stated that PS4 sales won't generate the level of losses the PS3 did. READ MORE



News

Xbox One ‘Home Gold’ Allows Users to Share Their Gold Status (Somewhat)

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 02:41pm
In a post on Xbox Wire, Xbox One chief product officer Marc Whitten detailed how Microsoft's next console will handle sharing Xbox Live Gold benefits through a new initiative they're calling "Home Gold." READ MORE



News

RUMOR: Target Selling Both PlayStation Vita Skus for $199.99 August 18–24

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 02:24pm
According to a Target ad spotted by a Blu-ray.com forum member, the retailer will be selling "all PS Vita game systems" for $199 August 24 through August 24. READ MORE



News

Conan O’Brien Takes On the Atari 2600 in the Latest Clueless Gamer

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 02:02pm
Conan O'Brien takes on the Atari 2600 in his latest installment of the Clueless Gamer series. READ MORE



News

Guacamelee! Celebrates Its Steam Release with New Gold Edition Trailer

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 11:55am
Guacamelee! is out now on Steam today, and to celebrate developer Drinkbox Studios released a new trailer. READ MORE



News

Capybara Clarifies: Below Not an Xbox One Exclusive—Just Where It Will Debut

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 11:38am
In a post on their official website, Capybara's Nathan Vella and Kris Piotrowski clarified their their next project, Below, is not an Xbox One exclusive. READ MORE



Video

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 ‘Apocalypse’ Video Preview Shows Off New Maps, Content

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 11:21am
Developer Treyarch has released a new video preview of the upcoming multiplayer content Black Ops 2's final DLC entry adds. READ MORE



News

God of War Game Director Cory Barlog Returns to Sony Santa Monica

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 10:47am
In a post on the PlayStation Blog, God of War 2 director Cory Barlog announced his return to Sony Santa Monica after leaving the studio in 2007. READ MORE



News

Latest Splinter Cell: Blacklist Trailer Breaks Down Single-player, Co-Op, Multiplayer

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 10:20am
A new, seven-minute long trailer for Splinter Cell: Blacklist provides a thorough look at the title's single-player campaign, co-op content, and Spies vs. Mercs multiplayer mode. READ MORE



News

Everyone Has a Very Bad Day in The Bureau’s Sixth and Final Live-Action Short

By
Posted on August 9, 2013 AT 10:05am
All the narrative threads started in The Bureau's live-action web shorts come together in this, its finaly entry: "The Aftermath." READ MORE



News

Pokémon X & Y Will Reportedly Contain ‘Mega Evolutions’

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 03:01pm
Pokémon X & Y will reportedly contain "Mega Evolutions" for the titular pocket monsters, according to Serebii's translation of the most recent issue of CoroCoro. READ MORE



News

Deep Silver Creative Director Hints at the Future of the Dead Island Franchise

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 02:46pm
During a Reddit AMA, Deep Silver creative director Guido Eickmeyer mentioned how Dead Island fans should "not expect the series to stop at this point." READ MORE



News

The Last of Us Devs Respond to Claims Their Game Contains Sexist Tropes

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 02:37pm
Talking to GamesBeat, Naughty Dog's Neil Druckmann and Bruce Straley both commented on criticisms about The Last of Us's female characters perpetuating sexist tropes common in videogames. READ MORE



News

Two Former PopCap Devs-Turned-Valve Employees Returning to Indie Scene

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 02:19pm
Former PopCap developers-turned-Valve employees Jeff Gates and Tod Semple are returning to the indie scene, IGN reports. READ MORE



News

Bungie Aims to Battle Player Griefing in Destiny with Positive In-Game Gestures

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 01:58pm
Bungie hopes that mapping positive in-game gestures to the D-pad in Destiny will help curb "toxic behavior" among players, technical director Chris Butcher told Edge Online. READ MORE



News

Luigi Makes the Cut for Next Super Smash Bros. Roster

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 01:32pm
Luigi's meteoric rise in prominence continues, this time with confirmation that he'll be among the combats in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and for 3DS. READ MORE



News

Trion Worlds Shutting Down San Diego Studio, Moving Defiance Ops to Redwood

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 01:16pm
Trion Worlds is closing down their San Diego-based studio and relocating operations of Defiance and End of Nations to their Redwood City HQ, Polygon reports. READ MORE



News

PS3 Music Visualizer from PixelJunk Devs Launching on PSN Next Week

By
Posted on August 8, 2013 AT 12:17pm
Q-Games, makers of the PixelJunk series, have created a new music visualizer app for the PlayStation 3 that will be available for download on PSN next week. READ MORE



Partner Pages

Subscribe
Subscribe
Subscribe



EGM MEDIA, LLC
8840 Wilshire Blvd.,
Third Floor,
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
egm

© 2014 EGM Media LLC. All rights reserved. Trademarks belong to their respective owners.
Website Interface © 2012 EGM Digital Media, LLC.