Massive layoffs have reportedly affected MMO developer Trion Worlds today, the studio behind MMOs like Rift and most recently Atlas Reactor. Reports indicate that the company slashed its staff across its U.S.-based studios to only 25READ MORE

Spider-Man is getting its first DLC tomorrow. The Heist is the first of three planned DLC additions, which is all part of The City that Never Sleeps initiative. The Heist follows the exploits of BlackREAD MORE

With Fallout 76, the first online-multiplayer game in the series, on the horizon, Bethesda is eager to start talking about the game. The beta itself launches tomorrow on Xbox One and a week later onREAD MORE

Director Explains the Need for Ammo Conservation Xbox is on the cusp of its beta for Fallout 76, but the “break it early” testers may only scratch the surface of what promises to be a robustREAD MORE

Jade Raymond Has Stepped Down There’s been a shakeup within EA, as Montreal studio head Jade Raymond has stepped down from her position at Motive and Electronic Arts. She is being succeeded by Samantha Ryan,READ MORE

Save The World Not Free to Play This Year Although Fortnite is best known for its massive Battle Royale mode, the game actually has a campaign that you can like, pay for. If this soundsREAD MORE

Madden 19’s launch in August didn’t go as smoothly as developer EA Tiburon hoped. A host of bugs surfaced, and the game’s new RPM motion system wasn’t an unqualified leap forward for the series, amongREAD MORE

Warner Bros. Media The latest Wonder Woman movie, the sequel to DC’s most highly-acclaimed superhero film so far, has been pushed seven months from its November 2019 date into June 2020, occupying a similar summerREAD MORE

Fallout 76 feels like the biggest enigma of the holiday releases. While a lot of the most popular games are known quantities, no one is entirely sure what to expect from Fallout 76. It could beREAD MORE

Intellivision Entertainment unveiled its plans this morning to re-enter the console market with the Amico home video game console. The company has some experience in this field, having released a console almost 40 years ago,READ MORE

Koei Tecmo has announced that Dynasty Warriors 9’s co-op and split-screen patch will be going live tomorrow. As the name suggests, it will bring cooperative multiplayer to the latest installment of the Warriors series. ThereREAD MORE

All month long we’ve been rolling out exclusive information on Dreams from Media Molecule. Now’s your chance to ask the game’s developers anything you want about the upcoming PS4 game! In an upcoming episode of TheREAD MORE

Over the past two decades, Rockstar Games has emerged as a force to be reckoned with in the games industry. Rising up from quirky Scotland-based developers with a taste for pulp and crime fiction, RockstarREAD MORE

EA announced some big organizational changes today. Jade Raymond, the head of EA Motive, the studio focused on Star War properties, is leaving her position. During Raymond’s time, Battlefront II was released, but we knewREAD MORE

All month long with out latest cover story on Dreams, we’re highlighting the creative potential behind the next game from the creators of LittleBigPlanet. With the video above, we spoke with creative director Mark Healey and MediaREAD MORE

Win a Copy of Soulcalibur VI for PC It’s time for another contest here at COGconnected and this time around we’re busting out the big guns! That’s right, we’re giving one lucky reader a digitalREAD MORE