Fan-Created Just Cause 3 Launch Trailer Features Original Explosion Rap

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Fan-Created Just Cause 3 Launch Trailer Features Original Explosion Rap

You might recall that back in October, Square Enix invited fans to help create the Just Cause 3 launch trailer. The winning video by CoolTwinSkittles, bested approximately 1,200 other entries. We suspect it’s because of the explosions.

The trailer below features an original rap. And while most artists in the genre pride themselves on mixing up their rhymes, CoolTwinSkittles sticks to what works: Explosions. 

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See Skull Kid In Action In Japanese Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

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See Skull Kid In Action In Japanese Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

Skull Kid is among the newcomers heading to Hyrule Warriors on 3DS, and a new trailer shows his collection of attacks.

Skull Kid is joining the roster for the 3DS port of the game alongside Toon Link, Tetra, the King of Hyrule, and original character Linkle. The game will also have new Wind Waker-inspired stages and the ability to switch between characters on the fly.

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Glimpse The Game's Campaign Map In A New Trailer

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Glimpse The Game's Campaign Map In A New Trailer

Total War: Warhammer, the fantasy warfare strategy game from Creative Assembly, showed off its campaign map for the first time today. The new trailer tours cities and wastelands prime for conquest.

The cinematic trailer flies across the map, surveying faction strongholds and chaotic battles, as one of Grimgor Ironhide’s goblin underlings babbles about pillage and slaughter.

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Star Wars Goes Mobile Today With EA’s Galaxy Of Heroes

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Star Wars Battlefront is only one week old, but EA’s already locked and loaded with another entry in the franchise. The publisher turns its attention to mobile today with Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes.

The RPG involves collecting heroes from the various films and television shows. You’ll be able to create teams of light side and dark side heroes, upgrade character abilities, and play alone or against others.

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Final Dev Diary Spotlights The Technology Behind The Destruction

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Final Dev Diary Spotlights The Technology Behind The Destruction

Just Cause 3 gives players the power to destroy almost anything in whatever manner they see fit. To help players understand the technology behind the mayhem, Avalanche Studio's final developer diary highlights the capabilities of its Avalanche Engine.  

The video discusses how the engine is able to layer together a myriad of mechanics, such as the grappling hook and wing suit, to grant players the flexibility to pull off any crazy ideas they concoct . For more on Just Cause 3, check out previous dev diaries centered around protagonist Rico Rodriguez and design challenges. 

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Warhammer 40K MOBA Dark Nexus Arena Conquers Early Access December 9

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Warhammer 40K MOBA Dark Nexus Arena Conquers Early Access December 9

The Warhammer 40K franchise has reached out to touch nearly every genre imaginable at this point. One of the few unconquered territories, MOBAs, is next on the list.

Warhammer 40,000: Dark Nexus Arena brings together factions from across the universe. Dark Eldar are kidnapping warriors and making them fight to the death.

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Take A Long Flyover Look At The Island

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Jonathan Blow's The Witness is nearing release, and a new blog from the creator discusses the game's soundtrack (or lack thereof) and offers an interesting look the the island.

The Witness won't have music in the same way Blow's last game, Braid, did. It will, however, have ambient noise which is being handled by Wabi Sabi Sound who did work on games like Dead Space and Ori and the Blind Forest. You can more details about the game's sound by reading Blow's latest blog on the game here.

The Witness is coming to PlayStation 4 and PC on January 26.

Star Citizen Offers Up A Very Brief Introduction To Mark Hamill's "Old Man" Colton

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Roberts Space Industries has an impressive cast of actors supporting Star Citizen and new short video introduces the character Mark Hamill will be playing in the game.

Here's what we know about Lt. Cdr. Steve "Old Man" Colton based on the video below. He's played by Mark Hamill; he's a pilot; he goes faster than the people flying behind him and that can be frustrating. We also know he's part of Squadron 42.

Also joining the cast of Squadron 42 is Gillian Anderson (X-Files, The Fall), Andy Serkis (Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Planet of the Apes), and John Rhys-Davies (Lord of the Rings, Indiana Jones) among others. You can find out more about the cast here.

World Of Tanks On PS4 Enters Open Beta Next Month And Is Giving Players A PlayStation Tank

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If you've been holding out on getting into a tank until you could on PlayStation 4, make sure to set aside some time during the first weekend of December.

The PlayStation 4 version of the game, which you can learn about here or in the video below, will be in open beta for three days starting December 4. If you're ignoring the beta to wait and play the full game, you may want to check in. Those who play during the beta will get a PlayStation 20th anniversary exclusive M22 Locust US light tank, adorned in a tribute PlayStation grey color scheme honoring the original PlayStation along with a special emblem.

When World of Tanks sees full release on PlayStation 4, it will be free-to-play and will not require a PlayStation Plus membership.

Just Cause 3 Gets The Pre-Rendered Treatment In The Latest Trailer

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The latest trailer for Just Cause 3 has plenty of new gameplay footage, but it does begin with a pre-rendered sequence.

In the trailer, Rico Rodriguez laughs at the idea of physics, surfs on top of a car, and hangs upside down from the bottom of a helicopter to blow up a tank on a bridge.

Just Cause 3 arrives on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on December 1.