5 Likely April Fool's Rumors You Should Preemptively Discard

April Fool's Day is a hectic day for gamers. Damn near every company in the industry releases fake news to make their fans laugh and maybe get a little publicity for their upcoming games in the process. Some fans and sites pitch in with jokes of your own.

A lot of the fabricated news turns out to be really funny. However, it also creates plenty of confusion because many publishers are also releasing real news, too. More than a few April Fool's jokes have been taken seriously by accident.

Here are a few examples of pranks you should watch out for this year.

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Kal8531600d ago (Edited 1600d ago )

No. No one is allowed to make another Fallout 4 hoax. My poor, teased heart couldn't stand the disappointment again. How about a real announcement Bethesda? I'll predorder the collector's edition right now if it helps.

LAWSON721599d ago (Edited 1599d ago )

It should include a life size quality built Power Armour guy. I have seen that thing in some game sites game areas on Youtube and it is badass. That would be the Ultimate collectors edition.

Wni01599d ago

what? fallout 3 was half the game that fallout 2 was

ironfist921599d ago

Cant we just disprove of any articles which are obvious April Fools hoaxes?

Im sick to death of not knowing which articles are genuine and which are wasting my time.

JohnathanACE1599d ago (Edited 1599d ago )

I remember there were some really funny ones last year(though it was pretty obvious they were all jokes) and I especial liked the Dishonored dev diary one. Hope to see some good ones tomorrow. :D

nope1111599d ago (Edited 1599d ago )

The Journey Rocket deathmatch DLC had me laughing.

whybag1599d ago

When Valve does eventually announce HL3, they should make the official announcement on 1Apr just to mess with people's heads.

cyguration1599d ago

That's the sort of thing that will give people aneurisms.

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