LAST GENERATION RUNDOWN: 2019

Next-generation is here! Join us as we break down, year by year, the big comic book video game news and releases on what is now “last gen.” Previous posts: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 March of 2019 gave us the first ever State of Play, a Nintendo Direct style program from Sony meant to…

COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAMES 2021 PREVIEW

2020 is a year that everyone’s more than ready to put behind them. Outside of partners, family, and close friends, what helped many get through a tumultuous year was video games. Unlike the film and television industry which suffered production delays, and an ever shifting release schedule for major theatrical blockbusters, the video game industry…

THE GAME AWARDS 2019 COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAME ANNOUNCEMENT ROUND-UP

Last night the annual Game Awards took place, and while we didn’t get that new Batman game announcement everyone has been patiently waiting for, nor a shocking surprise like the unveiling of Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order last year, there were still a few notable reveals sprinkled throughout the evening. The first was during the…

TELLTALE GAMES WILL TELL TALES AGAIN (UPDATE)

In September last year, news broke that Telltale Games, who worked on comic properties like The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us (inspired by the Vertigo series Fables), Guardians of the Galaxy and even Batman, was closing down. Employees were given very little warning, and countless people lost their jobs, health insurance, and were left with mental health issues that…

COMIC GAMERS ASSEMBLE 2018 AND BEYOND PREVIEW

2017 was a MASSIVE year for comic book video games from sheer volume alone with long gestating titles like Battle Chasers: Nightwar finally coming out, the release of two major AAA fighting games and surprises like a remaster of Rogue Trooper and a collection of NES Disney games that included the likes of DuckTales and it’s pricey sequel, DuckTales 2. So far the…

FANS ARE GOING TO HAVE TO KEEP WAITING FOR A CONTINUATION FOR THE WOLF AMONG US

Fans of Telltale’s The Wolf Among Us, based on the Fables series of comics, had reason to get excited when an article was published on VG247 that Telltale was possibly teasing a sophomore season for the property. The reasoning provided by VG247 however was fairly thin, as they pointed to a retweet from voice actor Adam Harrington, who voiced Bigby…

COMIC GAMERS ASSEMBLE GAME OF THE YEAR AWARDS (PART 1)

The presents have been opened with care, or tore open with little to no regard in my case, and with New Year’s just around the corner, it means that 2014 is coming to a rapid close. This has been a big year for Comic Gamers Assemble and to celebrate I’m putting off the first ever…