Street Fighter 5
Street Fighter 5: Take a look into the Story mode and cancelled characters from the game
2:00 pm PDT 01/07/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Street Fighter 5 fans have been eagerly anticipating the story mode expansion and Capcom seems to have just given the players a treat with the trailer of “A Shadow Falls”, which will be coming for free. The story mode portrays a story where all the fighters of the world unite in order to subdue the treacherous villain M. Bison and his villainous organisation Shadaloo’s plans to cripple the world by something they have created called the ‘Black Moon’. As Capcom … Read More

New trailer of ‘Pokemon Sun and Moon’ shows off brand new Pokemons
6:00 pm PDT 30/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Details about the upcoming edition of Pokemon Sun and Moon were revealed recently and shed the much anticipated details on the Alola region and the new world of Pokemons including the two legendary ones, namely, Solgaleo and Lunala. Now, after an alleged overnight leak of gameplay footage and a bunch of new Pokemons revealed, Nintendo has confirmed that the footages were indeed real and the Pokemon Company was quick to upload a new trailer with the same seven new Pokemons … Read More

Reliance Games launches the official mobile game of ‘The BFG’ movie
4:00 pm PDT 30/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Reliance Games today announced the launch of ‘The BFG Game’, a dream-matching adventure based on the Steven Spielberg movie The BFG, due to be released on 1 July, 2016. Fans of ‘The BFG‘ get to embark on a journey through spectacular worlds with the BFG and Sophie by mixing dream jars in exciting match-3 puzzles. The game will be available worldwide for free on iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets. The game experience includes switching and matching colourful dream jars … Read More

Overwatch surpasses ‘League of Legends’ to become the most played game in Korea
5:30 pm PDT 28/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Blizzard is one of those studios in the industry which has massive amount of loyalists in regards to their immersive games like World of Warcraft which defined the genre of massive multiplayer online (MMO) games, Starcraft; which has been one of the longest running IPs for the company and few others. The company recently released Overwatch, a FPS (First-person shooter), objective based shooter game, from the scraps of their cancelled game, Titan. The game has now reportedly taken over League … Read More

‘Animation Throwdown: The Quest for Cards’- Mobile game to assemble American Dad, Bob’s Burgers, King of the Hill, Family Guy and Futurama
6:30 pm PDT 27/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

The animated shows from Fox Entertainment have won many hearts for years, providing everyone with a good dose of humour. After all who has not cracked up at the quirky one-liners from Hank Hill or laughed heartily at the comic statements of Peter Griffin. While they were all great as individual properties, bringing them together would just mean a treat for the fans. Now, from the recent announcements, it seems that all the animated shows from Fox Entertainment are coming … Read More

Gaming console
10 gripping game releases to look out for in July
10:00 am PDT 27/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

With the excitement of E3 finally fading, everyone is looking forward to new game releases as June did not have really much to offer in terms of in-hand new content. Although July does not seem to be heavily packed with exciting game releases, here are 10 of them which might intrigue you. 1> Romance of the three Kingdoms XIII: Koei Tecmo had announced the release date of this game a few months back. A version of the game was already … Read More

Steam’s summer sale is back and here’s all that you need to know
10:00 am PDT 25/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Summer has arrived and gaming enthusiasts from across the globe have another reason to rejoice about. Steam, the hub for great PC games is back with its summer sale titled, ‘Steam’s Summer Picnic Sale’. For those who do not know much about this, every year around the end of June, Steam offers a discount on prices for a lot of games (yes, a lot). This is one of the many discount events that Steam offers throughout the year, the summer … Read More

Vishal Gondal.
Gaming veteran Vishal Gondal shares his perspective and plans in respect to the Indian gaming industry
6:00 pm PDT 22/06/2016 By Krishanu Ghosal

Vishal Gondal has undoubtedly been a celebrated personality in the gaming industry of India. Being the founder of ‘Indiagames’, one of the most noted gaming companies India had seen, he created a name for himself as a polished veteran in the industry. He departed from the Indian gaming scene in 2012 after Disney acquired Indiagames for $100 million. Now, he is planning to make a comeback and contribute to the country’s gaming industry. AnimationXpress reached out to Vishal Gondal in … Read More

Chinese web giant Tencent acquires Supercell of ‘Clash of Clans’ fame
12:30 pm PDT 22/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Clash of Clans and Clash Royale have been dominating the mobile gaming space for some time now. According to a SuperData report which was published a few months back, both the games from the Finland based developer Supercell garnered revenues of over $100 million each. Now, as the news comes, China’s biggest gaming group and arguably the largest gaming company of the world in terms of revenue, Tencent Holdings has acquired a majority stake in Supercell from Japan’s SoftBank Group … Read More

Is the genre of FPS games about to be redefined?
2:00 pm PDT 17/06/2016 By Krishanu Ghosal

Shooting games occupy an irreplaceable portion in the history of gaming. It all started with DOOM and eventually the way was paved for a genre of shooter games which went on to become the harbinger of multiplayer games and the competitive gaming. From Counter Strike to Call of Duty, the ever evolving genre of multiplayer shooters have always enthused players throughout the globe. Although there was a huge player base for games like Team Fortress 2 and Quake, they never … Read More

Minecraft Realms to usher in cross-play across all platforms
11:00 am PDT 16/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

This year’s E3 has been full of superb game reveals, exhilarating trailers and much anticipated hardware releases. But an announcement that was made by Mojang during the Microsoft conference sent a ripple of joy among the Minecraft enthusiasts. The company introduced Microsoft Realms, which will allow players from Xbox One, Windows 10, iOS, and Android to play together in the sand-box, building game. Minecraft Realms allows players to play on a group server whenever they see fit. This will improve player … Read More

Star Wars
Star Wars and Star Trek to take you on VR experiences into the heart of space
7:30 pm PDT 15/06/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

With a plethora of games joining the VR bandwagon, it seems that the future of gaming will be an absolutely immersive one. After Oculus Rift and HTC Vibe, Sony has finally revealed the dates for the release of their much anticipated PlayStation VR (previously known as Project Morpheus) at E3. The device will come set with around 50 VR compatible games. Carrying the trend forward in a different way, two games have been announced from franchisees which have immense fan … Read More