A random assortment of videos for your midweek pleasure
For those of you in Southeast Asia, I hope you enjoyed the public holiday, Hari Raya Haji, or I guess if you're in the US, hope you had a happy Columbus day, and in Canada hope you had a happy thanksgiving day! A nice mid week break for most of us and I hope these videos keep you up to date on some of the latest gaming news.
Steam Controller Demonstration
[youtube_sc url="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eeAjkbNq4xI&feature=player_embedded"] Here's a quick look at some games being played with the prototype version of the Steam Controller. According to Valve, this is the same version that they'll be shipping to 300 Steam users later this year for the beta. We can look forward to more demonstrations like this soon, including footage of some other game developers using the controller to play their own games.
SOMA Gameplay Teaser Trailer
[youtube_sc url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TWHVkMIP1b8"] Another game that is totally up Jed's alley. This is a new sci-fi horror game from the creators of the Amnesia and Penumbra series. Still a long ways off though as it's only coming to PC and PS4 in 2015. Plenty of time to man up and prepare yourself psychologically for the intensity that is this game.
The Wolf Among Us: Faith REVIEW! Episode 1 of 5
[youtube_sc url="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UuoRI0wcf9E"] Episode 1 of Telltale's The Wolf Among Us is out on steam. It's Telltale's latest release since the hugely successful episodes of The Walking Dead. Watch Tara of Rev3Games review to hear her thoughts on the game, its story, and how the new combat system stands up against Telltale's previous games.
How the PS4 and Xbox One Launches Are Different Than Last Time - PLUS: GTA Online's Woes
[youtube_sc url="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcOoiZjIdAo"] This week on Sessler's... Something, Adam looks back at the launch of the Xbox 360 and the PS3, and ponders how different the surrounding environment was. Plus: how bad are GTA Online's problems, and what should consumers expect?
Have I missed any other interesting this last week? What did you think of my picks? Leave a comment and let me know.