The Walking Dead: Michonne’s first episode premieres in February

The Walking Dead: Michonne will launch next February, according to developer Telltale Games in a trailer shown during The Game Awards 2015. The San Rafael, CA-based company originally announced the three-episode miniseries at E3 this year for a fall premiere. Samira Wiley, best known as Orange Is the New Black’s Poussey Washington, will star as…

GameSentral Rewind #004: April 16, 2015

Editor’s Note: This is the GameSentral Rewind, a daily look at the day’s top gaming headlines. Destiny’s House of Wolves expansion won’t include a new raid Destiny’s second expansion, House of Wolves, will not bring a third raid to the game, according to developer Bungie. “We didn’t make this decision lightly. Our team has been…

GameSentral Rewind #002

Editor’s Note: This is the GameSentral Rewind, your daily look at the day’s top stories. Destiny’s new Item Lock protects against weapons loss Players who accidentally dismantle precious gear in Destiny are getting a useful fix. You can now lock down precious gear in the game, so it’s not accidentally deleted, according to UI Engineer…

GameSentral Rewind #001: April 10th, 2015

Editor’s Note: This is the GameSentral Rewind, which presses pause on the gaming newswire. Don Mattrick out as Zynga CEO, Mark Pincus takes his place Don Mattrick, the former Xbox executive who joined social game developer Zynga as its CEO in 2013, has left the company, according to an official announcement. Replacing him in the…

Furious cars roll into Forza Horizon 2

Most of the cars from last month’s standalone Fast & Furious-themed expansion to Forza Horizon 2 are now available in the main game as part of a $5 car pack on Xbox Live. The Furious 7 car pack features eight Fast & Furious themed cars, all of which starred in Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast…

2.5 billion zombies killed in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare players have killed 2,592,930,137 zombies and counting in the game’s Exo Zombies mode, according to developer Sledgehammer. The developer revealed the number in a new infographic that includes other figures collected from the game since its November 3, 2014 release. For example, in Advanced Warfare’s multiplayer mode, the most popular…

GTA 5: Cheat, get blown up

Grand Theft Auto V developer Rockstar Games is punishing players who use an exploit to bring a rare car from the game’s single-player mode into Grand Theft Auto Online. Instead of simply banning the cheaters or patching out the issue, the studio came up with a more clever solution. When players attempt to enter the…

Bungie bans ‘toxic’ players from Destiny matchmaking, makes some strikes easier

Bungie is working to improve the player experience in Destiny’s strikes and raids in some ways: tackling the worst bugs affecting raid bosses, making some strike bosses a little easier and banning some ‘toxic’ players from matchmaking with others. Bungie is now going into how those specific changes will affect Destiny. Brenton Woodrow, Bungie production…

Predator coming in next Mortal Kombat X DLC

Predator will hunt the rest of the playable characters in the upcoming fighting game Mortal Kombat X. According to the Xbox Store, the Predator character DLC will come with the Kombat Pack, which also includes Jason Voorhees, who got confirmed two weeks ago. The Kombat Pack DLC is available in the Mortal Kombat X Kollector’s Edition by…

Farming Simulator coming to consoles in May

After racking up nearly a million PC sales, developer Giants Software has announced that Farming Simulator 15 is coming to consoles. Giants Software has built the console version of the game on a new graphics and physics engine. Farming Simulator 15 tasks players with managing and developing their own farm. This includes harvesting resources and…

GTA Online stability patch released for Xbox consoles

Rockstar Games has announced an update is now available for the Xbox versions of GTA Online. The patch will approach the game’s stability, as well as address a few other minor fixes for both Grand Theft Auto Online and Story Mode. The update came to PlayStation consoles last Friday, but is now available on Xbox 360…