‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ Augmented-Reality Game to Launch in 2019

Fans of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World can look forward to an immersive new augmented-reality game coming sometime in 2019, co-developed by Niantic, the company behind AR hit “Pokémon Go.” In “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,”…

Fans of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World can look forward to an immersive new augmented-reality game coming sometime in 2019, co-developed by Niantic, the company behind AR hit “Pokémon Go.” In “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” players will be able to explore real-world surroundings to unravel a global mystery, cast spells, and encounter fantastic beasts and iconic […]

Video Game Review: ‘Hitman 2’

That we’re even getting another Hitman game feels like something of a miracle. After developer IO Interactive was cut loose by Japanese publisher Square-Enix in 2017, it was unclear who would retain the rights to develop Hitman games, and whether…

That we’re even getting another Hitman game feels like something of a miracle. After developer IO Interactive was cut loose by Japanese publisher Square-Enix in 2017, it was unclear who would retain the rights to develop Hitman games, and whether they would continue at all. But in a remarkable display of good will and good […]

Sean Bean Stars in ‘Hitman 2’ Live-Action Trailer (Watch)

With the release of “Hitman 2” looming, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developer IO Interactive Friday released the game’s live-action trailer, starring Sean Bean (“Lord of the Rings,” “Game of Thrones&#8…

With the release of “Hitman 2” looming, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developer IO Interactive Friday released the game’s live-action trailer, starring Sean Bean (“Lord of the Rings,” “Game of Thrones”). In the trailer, Bean plays the role of Mark “The Undying” Faba, an in-game character who will be featured in the upcoming Elusive Target […]

‘Hitman 2’ Reveals Game’s Six Murderous Locations

“Hitman 2,” due out on PlayStation 3, Windows PC, and Xbox One on Nov. 13, drops Agent 47 into just six locations as he goes after targets. That may not sound like a lot, but if Miami and Columbia — the first two locations already rev…

“Hitman 2,” due out on PlayStation 3, Windows PC, and Xbox One on Nov. 13, drops Agent 47 into just six locations as he goes after targets. That may not sound like a lot, but if Miami and Columbia — the first two locations already revealed in previews — are any indication, that means there […]

Competitive 1V1 Multiplayer Ghost Mode Coming to ‘Hitman 2’

“Hitman 2” is getting a one versus one competitive multiplayer mode, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developer IO Interactive announced on Friday. Called Ghost Mode, the feature pits the world’s deadliest assassin…

“Hitman 2” is getting a one versus one competitive multiplayer mode, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developer IO Interactive announced on Friday. Called Ghost Mode, the feature pits the world’s deadliest assassin, Agent 47, against himself. During a match, the two players compete to see who can assassinate five targets first. Those targets are […]

Warner Bros. Interactive Will Distribute ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ in North America

Developer CD Projekt Red is partnering with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to distribute its upcoming role-playing game “Cyberpunk 2077” in North America, it announced on Wednesday. WBIE is bringing the game to PC, PlayStation 4, an…

Developer CD Projekt Red is partnering with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to distribute its upcoming role-playing game “Cyberpunk 2077” in North America, it announced on Wednesday. WBIE is bringing the game to PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in North America and it will be responsible for distribution and promotion. It previously teamed up with […]

‘LEGO Harry Potter Collection’ Brings Remastered Updates to Xbox One and Switch This Fall

Muggles, rejoice: “LEGO Harry Potter Collection” is heading to consoles this October, just in time for witchcraft and wizardry galore. Remastered versions of “LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4” and “LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7…

Muggles, rejoice: “LEGO Harry Potter Collection” is heading to consoles this October, just in time for witchcraft and wizardry galore. Remastered versions of “LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4” and “LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7” will be included in the package when it lands on Nintendo Switch and Xbox One for the first time ever. Now, […]

Looney Tunes Battle Game on Deck from Warner Bros., Scopely

Get ready for a battle royale featuring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote, Yosemite Sam, Tweety Bird and other Looney Tunes characters — complete with plummeting ACME anvils, exploding presents, and giant space lasers. Mobile game “Loo…

Get ready for a battle royale featuring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote, Yosemite Sam, Tweety Bird and other Looney Tunes characters — complete with plummeting ACME anvils, exploding presents, and giant space lasers. Mobile game “Looney Tunes: World of Mayhem,” slated to be released this fall, will bring together more 70 Looney Tunes […]

Scopely To Bring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck And Other Looney Tunes Characters To Mobile Gaming

Game publisher Scopely has struck a deal with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to bring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and scores of other Looney Tunes characters to a new mobile game.
Looney Tunes: World of Mayhem, due out this fall, allows players to c…

Game publisher Scopely has struck a deal with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to bring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and scores of other Looney Tunes characters to a new mobile game. Looney Tunes: World of Mayhemdue out this fall, allows players to collect their favorite characters, build personalized Toon Towns, and battle it out with animated neighbors in prank-filled combat. The multiplayer role-playing game seeks to preserve the slapstick comedy and irreverence of…

‘Hitman 2’ Teased, Accidentally Announced

A logo for “Hitman 2” popped up briefly on publisher Warner Bros. Games website Monday night. The apparently accidental image posting came after the official “Hitman” Twitter and WB Games accounts posted a couple of Hitman teasi…

A logo for “Hitman 2” popped up briefly on publisher Warner Bros. Games website Monday night. The apparently accidental image posting came after the official “Hitman” Twitter and WB Games accounts posted a couple of Hitman teasing tweets Monday. “Hitman 2” would be the tenth Hitman game released for the franchise, which was created by […]

‘Shadow of War’ DLC ‘Desolation of Mordor’ Gets a New Cinematic Trailer

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed the opening cinematic from “Middle-Earth: Shadow of War’s” latest DLC story expansion, “Desolation of Mordor.” The all-new content arrives May 8 and focuses on Baranor, Capta…

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed the opening cinematic from “Middle-Earth: Shadow of War’s” latest DLC story expansion, “Desolation of Mordor.” The all-new content arrives May 8 and focuses on Baranor, Captain of Minas Ithil, who has escaped the ruined city and reunited with his long-lost brother Serka. Together, they will hire an army of mercenaries, […]

‘Harry Potter’ Game Launch Date Set With Maggie Smith, Other Actors Lending Their Voices

Dame Maggie Smith and other actors from Warner Bros.’ Harry Potter films will be giving voice to characters in the new “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery” role-playing game, which is officially slated to launch April 25. In the game, players create a personalized student avatar to experience life as a student at the famed Hogwarts School […]

Dame Maggie Smith and other actors from Warner Bros.’ Harry Potter films will be giving voice to characters in the new “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery” role-playing game, which is officially slated to launch April 25. In the game, players create a personalized student avatar to experience life as a student at the famed Hogwarts School […]

Harry Potter Role-Playing Game Set at Hogwarts on Tap For Spring 2018 Release

Whip out your virtual wands: Another Harry Potter game is coming in 2018. J.K. Rowling’s multibillion-dollar wizarding franchise will get a new mobile game, “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery,” set to be released next spring. It’s billed as the first game in which players can create their own characters — and experience life as a Hogwarts student. […]

Whip out your virtual wands: Another Harry Potter game is coming in 2018. J.K. Rowling’s multibillion-dollar wizarding franchise will get a new mobile game, “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery,” set to be released next spring. It’s billed as the first game in which players can create their own characters — and experience life as a Hogwarts student. […]

Harry Potter Augmented-Reality Game From ‘Pokemon Go’ Maker Set for 2018

Harry Potter’s wizarding world will be coming to an augmented-reality mobile game in 2018 from Niantic Labs, the company behind AR game hit “Pokemon Go.” Niantic Labs is developing the augmented-reality game, “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s newly created Portkey Games division, TechCrunch reported. For now, there aren’t any additional […]

Harry Potter’s wizarding world will be coming to an augmented-reality mobile game in 2018 from Niantic Labs, the company behind AR game hit “Pokemon Go.” Niantic Labs is developing the augmented-reality game, “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s newly created Portkey Games division, TechCrunch reported. For now, there aren’t any additional […]

‘Game of Thrones: Conquest’ Multiplayer Strategy Mobile Game Launch Date Set

The war for the Iron Throne will soon be joined on smartphones. “Game of Thrones: Conquest” — a massively multiplayer mobile strategy game based on HBO’s hit series — is slated to be released Oct. 19 on Apple’s App Store and Google Play. The game was developed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s Turbine studio, under license […]

The war for the Iron Throne will soon be joined on smartphones. “Game of Thrones: Conquest” — a massively multiplayer mobile strategy game based on HBO’s hit series — is slated to be released Oct. 19 on Apple’s App Store and Google Play. The game was developed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s Turbine studio, under license […]

‘Cars 3’ Console Video Game in Works From Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Lightning McQueen and the rest of the anthropomorphic autos from this summer’s “Cars 3” movie from Disney-Pixar will be revving their engines in a new console-based video game. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will develop and publish the “Cars 3” video game, slated to be released sometime in 2017, under a pact with Disney Consumer Products and… Read more »

Lightning McQueen and the rest of the anthropomorphic autos from this summer’s “Cars 3” movie from Disney-Pixar will be revving their engines in a new console-based video game. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will develop and publish the “Cars 3” video game, slated to be released sometime in 2017, under a pact with Disney Consumer Products and... Read more »