Fantastic Fraulein Mumor: Dynamic Dopplergangers

 The Sunbreeze festival is returning to Vana'diel, which means that the Mighty Maidens Mumor and Uka will be making another grand show...or they would if something hadn't happened to Mumor! What has befallen our heroine and what does this spell for the fate of the Sunbreeze festival as a whole?

 Starting July 29th and running to August 19th, the three starting nations of Windurst, Bastok, and San d'Oria, as well as several surrounding areas, will become abuzz with festivities. Special minigames, goldfish catching, special event vendors, and much more will be available to make this the best Sunbreeze celebration Vana'diel's seen!

Excited for the event's return? Let us know about it over on the ZAM forums!

WildStar Content Drop: Sabotage

The next WildStar content drop is on the horizon and Carbine is looking to drop bombs–literally. Sabotage is the name of the next content drop, for a pretty good reason, as the update brings in the new PvP Battleground, Daggerstone Pass, that boasts enough explosives and fire power to send your enemies, or your own team, flying over the sunset in a blaze of glory.

Guild Wars 2: Dragon's Reach - Part 1

ArenaNet has released a teaser trailer for the next episode of Guild Wars 2's Living World Season 2. The Dragon's Reach: Part 1 will release next Tuesday, July 29th.

The International 4 Main Event - Grand Finals


The International came to a close on Monday, July 21st with a match between Vici Gaming and Team NewBee. The match lasted through four of a possible five games. The first game went Vici's way, while the remaining three were all dominating performances by the newly crowned champions, NewBee.

Downtime - Tuesday, July 22, 2014

All servers will come down on July 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM Pacific Time for an update. The expected downtime is approximately two hours. Patch notes are available after the jump.

Nexus Talk Episode 62: PvP vs PvE Servers

Richie Procopio is back from his tropical island paradise and is ready to bring us another episode of Nexus Talk. This week join Richie as he compares PvE and PvP servers in WildStar and what his experiences have been so far.

Mighty No. 9 - New Gameplay + Announcement

We haven't talked much about Mighty No. 9, mostly because it's deep in development. According to this most recent shot of gameplay, the game is coming along well! Comcept is also doing a good job regularly updating Kickstarter backers, with dozens of posts and videos.

The Sims 4: Extended Gameplay Video

Over the weekend Maxis released a video showcasing The Sims 4 demo that was shown to press at this year's E3 (check out our retrospective here). Narrated by Sims 4 producers Graham Nardone and Ryan Vaughan, you can check out almost 20 minutes of gameplay, from the Create-a-Sim (CAS) mode through a very strange house party. The demo is from a one-month-old beta build of the game, so there may be some bugs or changes from what is shown prior to release.

The Crew: Closed Beta Begins

When we last saw The Crew, it was in a cinematic trailer at E3. The game was looking good, but did it play well? Ivory Tower and Ubisoft sets it straight in their Closed Beta Walkthrough. They cover Story Missions, Challenges, PvP, Dealers, Tuners, Free Roam and a handful of other elements.

The International Main Event - Day Three Recap


The third day of The International has concluded with some absolutely spectacular displays of skill. Today was the dreaded “elimination day” where all of the teams, save the two in the Grand Finals, were to be eliminated. Without further ado let's get into our recap of the third day of competition at The International.