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Google Stadia

Borderlands 3 Free Play Weekend coming to Stadia

Google has announced that Borderlands 3 will be getting a Free Play Weekend on its cloud gaming platform, Google Stadia. This free play weekend will be available to all Google Stadia Pro subscribers and will run from October 14th at 9 AM PT to October 18th at 9 AM PT.

13 Oct 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Outriders' November patch said to be coming to Stadia

April 1st, 2021, Outriders launched on Google Stadia. Since then, the Stadia version of the game seemed to have been placed on the backburner. Other platforms received periodic bug fixes and updates, while those who have the game on Google Stadia have been left with the game's launch version. That

07 Oct 21 1 min read
GRIME

GRIME patch 1.1.3 on its way to Stadia

The latest patch for GRIME was just released for PC not too long ago. With it, the game introduces Armor Stats and reworked traits. Patch 1.1.3 is now LIVE on #PC, and with it comes one of the most requested features: 🛡 A R M O R - S

25 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

Chorus gets a December 3rd release date for Stadia

On Twitter, FISHLABS posted an update regarding Chorus. The game is coming out on December 3rd for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC, and Google Stadia! we. have. a launch date. CHORUS... December 3, thank us later! 🚀🎮#ChorusTheGamehttps://t.co/PNuzVW2VKl — Deep Silver FISHLABS

23 Sep 21 1 min read
Google Stadia

The Falconeer coming to Stadia on October 5th

Today, Google announced that The Falconeer: Warrior Edition will be gliding through the clouds to Stadia on October 5th. The game was developed by Tomas Sala, and in the announcement from Google, they had him answer a few questions about The Falconeer. You can check out the mini-interview here. The

16 Sep 21 1 min read
PGA TOUR 2K21

PGA TOUR 2K21 available to claim tomorrow for Stadia Pro

Starting tomorrow, September 8th, Stadia Pro subscribers will be able to claim yet another game this month for their Stadia Library. PGA TOUR 2K21 will be joining the growing list of Stadia Pro games to claim for September. Initially, Google only announced three games. Then, when September 1st came, many

07 Sep 21 1 min read
Borderlands 3

Crossplay arrives to Borderlands 3

The most recent update released for Borderlands 3 will allow players on all platforms to be able to shoot baddies with each other! The recent update will allow Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Mac, Stadia, and PC (Steam and Epic Games Store) players to enjoy crossplay with each other.

25 Jun 21 8 min read
Just Dance 2022

Just Dance 2022 is coming to Stadia on November 4th

Announced during the Ubisoft showcase, Just Dance 2022 will be making its way to the public on November 4th, 2021. Alongside the typical console releases announced, Just Dance 2022 will also be coming to Google Stadia, making it the third Just Dance game to come to the cloud gaming platform.

15 Jun 21 1 min read
Terraria

Terraria has sold over 35 million copies to date

Terraria has reported that over 35 million copies of the game have been sold across all supported platforms. This announcement came in the form of an official announcement post over on Terraria's official forums. According to Loki from Terraria developers, Re-Logic, by the end of 2020, Terraria has sold over

23 Mar 21 1 min read
Watch Dogs: Legion

Watch Dogs: Legion's multiplayer has been released for PC

Recently, Ubisoft announced that the PC version of Watch Dogs: Legion would have its multiplayer update delayed due to issues with particular GPU's causing crashes. Well, it appears that the issue has been fixed. According to Ubilnsulin on Ubisoft's Forum, Title Update 3.22 and Online Mode have been released

22 Mar 21 2 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 patch 1.2 will address police and driving

The next major patch for Cyberpunk 2077 will focus on quality-of-life improvements. You will see changes such as police not instantly showing up when you commit a crime, improvements to the driving experience,  and settings that help you drive and not fly off the road or run into people/buildings.

19 Mar 21 1 min read
CCP

Eve Anywhere allows you to play Eve Online in your browser!

It looks like even CCP is getting into cloud gaming, with "Eve Anywhere." Eve Anywhere is a Cloud Gaming solution that will allow you to play CCP's massively popular space sandbox game, Eve Online, in the cloud. Eve Anywhere will allow players to play Eve Online at 1080p resolution, 60

19 Mar 21 1 min read
Fall Guys

Fall Guys Season 4 will start on March 22nd

The next season of Mediatonic's on a battle royale, Fall Guys, will be kicking off on March 22nd. Season 4 will be sending players into the future. To the year 4041, to be exact, and it will be introducing seven new rounds to the battle royale platformer. These latest rounds

16 Mar 21 1 min read
Xbox Game Pass

Outriders will hit Xbox Game Pass the day it comes out

On April 1st, Outriders will be launching. The co-op third-person shooter will be available through the Xbox Game Pass on day one. However, you may want to take note that it will not be available for Xbox Game Pass on PC. Outriders will be available to all console players and

15 Mar 21 1 min read
Valheim

In a month, Valheim was able to sell 5 million copies.

I usually do not cover total sales of a game, but Valheim is just growing too darn fast to ignore! Launching on February 2nd, 2021, into early access on Steam, Valheim was released by a developer consisting of only five people. Since its release, the Viking-themed, progressive survival game has

05 Mar 21 1 min read
Echtra Games

Zynga acquires Torchlight III developer, Echtra Games

The studio that brought us Torchlight III, Echtra Games, has been acquired by Zynga. For those that do not know, Zynga is the game studio that brought us our most favorite Facebook game, FarmVille. Echtra Games will be joining Zynga and will be working with the developers of CSR Racing,

04 Mar 21 1 min read
Mediatonic

Epic Games acquires Fall Guys studio, Mediatonic

It looks like Mediatonic will be joining an epic family. Announced initially on Fall Guys Twitter, Mediatonic will be joining the Epic Games family, as Epic Games acquires the developer. In a blog post over on Mediatonic's official website, Mediatonic states that "With our publisher Devolver Digital supporting and

03 Mar 21 2 min read
Anthem

BioWare is canceling the development of Anthem

BioWare has announced that they will no longer continue development on the overhaul of their 2019 game, Anthem. The redesign, which was referred to as Anthem Next or Anthem 2.0, hoped to "reinvent the core gameplay loop" of Anthem. The game has received mixed reviews from fans

25 Feb 21 1 min read
Fall Guys

Cuphead skins are on their way to Fall Guys

The developers of Fall Guys, Mediatonic, have announced a partnership with Studio MDHR to bring two Cuphead skins to the game. The two skins coming to the game will be Cuphead and Mugman. Cuphead will be available this Wednesday, February 24th, for ten crowns. Mugman will be available this Saturday,

23 Feb 21 1 min read
Valheim

Valheim breaks the 500,000 concurrent player barrier on Steam

Valheim, the viral Viking survival game, has broken the 500,000 concurrent user barrier, according to Steam's player stats. With a Peak Today of 502,358, Valheim has become the third most popular game played on February 22nd. Valheim was beaten by Dota 2 with 592,737 peak players and

22 Feb 21 1 min read
Legend of Mana

Legend of Mana remaster is coming to PC

Square Enix has announced that they will be remastering their classic PlayStation 1 JRPG, Legend of Mana. The new Legend of Mana will be available on the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC (via Steam) this June 24th, 2021. Watch the Announcement Trailer on YouTube The remastered version of Legend

19 Feb 21 1 min read
New World

Amazon's upcoming MMO "New World" has been delayed yet again

Amazon is having a rough start getting into game development. With their MOBA-style shooter game Crucible shuttering after just six months after the game hit beta, many have looked at their upcoming MMORPG, New World as their savior. However, it appears that New World is not looking so hot. Initially,

18 Feb 21 1 min read
Terraria

Terraria's creator cancels the Google Stadia port

Re-Logic, the developers of Terraria, has announced that they will be canceling the upcoming Google Stadia port of the game. Why? It appears that the co-creator of Terraria, Andrew Sprinks, has had his Google account disabled for unknown reasons. To make matters worse, his google account is tied to Re-Logic's

08 Feb 21 1 min read
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker coming Fall 2021

Friday night, Square Enix announced the next expansion for their massively popular MMORPG, Final Fantasy XIV. It will be called Endwalker, and it will conclude the ten-year story of Final Fantasy XIV. Watch the Trailer on YouTube A bold move from producer Naoki Yoshida, but he could only do it.

06 Feb 21 3 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 hotfix 1.12 fixes mod vulnerability

The most recent Cyberpunk 2077 hotfix addresses a recent concern about modders' ability to exploit a vulnerability in the game to allow remote code to be executed on the machine running the mod. The vulnerability in question allowed for crafted save files to take advantage of a buffer overflow, allowing

05 Feb 21 1 min read
Destiny 2

Destiny 2: Season of the Chosen has been announced

Bungie has announced Season 13 for Destiny 2. Named Season of the Chosen, the next season for Destiny 2 will begin on February 9th, 2021, and will run until May 11th. In the announcement, which can be found over at Bungie's website, we are given a roadmap of what we

03 Feb 21 2 min read
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV 5.45 has been released today

Patch 5.45 for Final Fantasy XIV has been released today. The patch includes some quality of life changes, a level cap increase for Blue Mage, additional Save the Queen quests, and many other things. Save the Queen Image Credits: FinalFantasyXIV.com The latest patch continues the battle for the

02 Feb 21 2 min read
Crayta

Crayta's Stadia exclusivity will be ending soon

Crayta will soon be leaving the Google Stadia nest, according to its developers, Unit 2 Games. Initially a Stadia exclusive, Unit 2 Games has confirmed that Crayta will be making its way to PC "very soon." The news was initially reported by 9to5Google who cited a tweet by

30 Jan 21 1 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 now offers official modding support

CD Projekt Red recently released their first set of official modding tools for Cyberpunk 2077. If you are into modding your games, you may have already noticed that people have been modding Cyberpunk 2077 for quite some time now. However, these tools should make it easier for modders to mod

28 Jan 21 1 min read
Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves' first season goes live tomorrow

Rare's pirate adventure game, Sea of Theives, will be getting its first season tomorrow, January 28th, 2021. However, with the game only just beginning to get seasons, many do not know what this will entail. To help with that uncertainty, Rare released a blog post to explain what you should

27 Jan 21 2 min read
Fortnite

T-800 and Sarah Conner make their way to Fortnite

Fortnite has become known for their character crossover events. From Marvel characters to Star Wars characters, if you can name it, you could probably play as that character. Well, now you will be able to take on Skynet as Sarah Conner and T-800 with a Terminator crossover. The skins will

23 Jan 21 1 min read
Control

Control is coming to Xbox Game Pass for PC on January 21st

This Thursday, if you have the Xbox Game Pass for PC subscription, you will be able to play Control for free while it is available. Control, the most recent game from the Finnish studio Remedy, is a great RPG shooter that has you using your psychic powers to battle against

18 Jan 21 1 min read
Steam

Steam hit a record 120 million monthly active users in 2020

Steam released their Year In Review for 2020, and we get to see a glimpse at some relatively cool numbers for the digital gaming platform. Steam started their review with an overview of some numbers and acknowledging how the year has gone for everyone. Image Credits: Valve "As many

15 Jan 21 1 min read
Steam

Steam announces the winners of the 2020 Steam Awards

Every year, Steam has "awards" that they give out to games that have been voted for by the Steam Community. The games that receive the most votes in each category is considered the winner of the respective category. Steam has officially announced the winners of each category, and

05 Jan 21 4 min read
Runescape

Runescape turns 20 today

Twenty years ago today, one of the greatest free-to-play MMORPGs launched. That game is Runescape. Developed by Jagex, the medieval-fantasy browser-based MMORPG launched on January 4th, 2001. This makes Runescape one of the oldest playable MMORPGs available to play. Jagex states that the game has been played for 7,306

04 Jan 21 2 min read
Steam

Steam sets a new concurrent user record of 25 million users!

Steam, one of the most popular digital distribution platforms for games, has hit a new all-time high for concurrent users. On January 2nd, Steam had over 25 million users logged in simultaneously, according to SteamDB. Now, this does not mean that 25 million users were playing games at the same

04 Jan 21 1 min read
Torchlight II

Torchlight II is free on the Epic Games Store today

On the second to last day of the free Epic Games Store Holiday Giveaway, you can claim the 2012 action role-playing game, Torchlight II. You can claim the game for free by logging into your Epic Games Store account and heading to the Torchlight II EGS page. You can claim

30 Dec 20 1 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 manages to sell 13 million copies

Cyberpunk 2077 may have gotten some bad reputation because of its rather rough launch. However, CD Projekt Red announced, in a note to its investors, that the game has managed to sell over 13 million copies as of December 20th. This number of games is the "sell-through" figure.

23 Dec 20 1 min read
Stardew Valley

Stardew Valley 1.5 is out on PC today!

The long-awaited 1.5 update for Stardew Valley has been released today. Initially mentioned by Stardew Valley's developer Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone earlier this year, the update has been teased for quite some time. Today is finally the day that PC players can play the new update! Just yesterday,

21 Dec 20 2 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 bug is corrupting players save files

Cyberpunk 2077 has been the main subject in gaming news as of late. From the botched launch with an excessive number of bugs to the failer of CD Projekt Red meeting the expectations of Xbox One and PS4 gamers, it really cannot catch a break. Especially with the new game-breaking

20 Dec 20 1 min read
Riot Games

Riot Games is working on a League of Legends MMO

Riot Games, the studio behind the massively popular MOBA, League of Legends, is reportedly developing an MMO that takes place in the League of Legends universe. This news comes from Greg Street, Riot Game's VP of IP and Entertainment. In response to a user's tweet, Street mentions that the upcoming

18 Dec 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Fortnite adds a new "Performance Mode"

Fortnite developers, Epic Games, has announced a new feature that will help the game run better on lower-end computers. The new feature is called Performance Mode, and it is designed to boost FPS on computers that meet the minimum specifications for Fortnite. Performance Mode is designed to significantly boost the

15 Dec 20 2 min read
Codemasters

EA outbids Take-Two to acquire Codemasters for $1.2 Billion

Back in November, Take-Two Interactive showed interest in acquiring racing game developer Codemasters. In what would have been a deal worth nearly $1 billion, it appears that it will no longer be happening. This is not because Take-Two decided to retract their offer, but instead of the fact that Electronic

14 Dec 20 1 min read
Back 4 Blood

Back 4 Blood is the new Left 4 Dead Game!

Left 4 Dead is a classic four-player co-op game where you fight hordes of infected and attempt to make your way to a safe-houses or an escape vehicle. Although it has attracted a large player base, there were only two Left 4 Dead games. For eleven years, many have wondered

13 Dec 20 1 min read
Destiny 2

Cross-play is coming to Destiny 2 in 2021

Bungie has confirmed that there Online First-Person Shooter, Destiny 2 will be getting cross-play in 2021. However, Bungie did not specify which platforms will support cross-play, nor did they state exactly when cross-play will be available next year, we do know it is coming. This announcement follows the recent release

10 Dec 20 1 min read
Fall Guys

Fall Guys teases upcoming costumes for Season Three

Season three is just around the corner for Mediatonic's popular battle royale game, Fall Guys. To hype up the new season's release, Mediatonic has been teasing us with upcoming features and other goodies that Season Three will bring to the game. This time, they decided to tease some of the

07 Dec 20 1 min read
Epic Games

Epic is not holding any in-person events in 2021 due to COVID-19

Epic has announced that they will not be holding any in-person events in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes any in-person Fortnite tournaments. Even though they do not plan on holding in-person events, that will not stop them from having online events and tournaments. "We will continue

06 Dec 20 1 min read
Dauntless

Dauntless Reforged is out today

Dauntless, a monster hunter style game released in 2019, has released its most significant update today. Titled Dauntless Reforged, this update will be adding quite a few things to the game. Watch the Trailer on YouTube In Dauntless Reforged, you will have the opportunity to take on new hunts, fly

03 Dec 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Fortnite's Season 4 finale sees record number of attendees

Fortnite always holds an epic closure to each of its seasons. This time, we saw the end of Season 4, which involved battling against the Marvel Super Villan, Galactus. This event, like many others, has been well received, and it even broke records! Epic Games has announced that the event

03 Dec 20 1 min read
Destiny 2

Destiny 2's Trials of Osiris has been cancelled again

Due to a recently discovered bug, Bungie has announced that they will be canceling the release of Destiny 2's Trials of Osiris until further notice. This announcement came in the form of a Tweet from the official Destiny 2 Twitter account. Due to a recently discovered issue, Trials of Osiris

29 Nov 20 1 min read
Fall Guys

Fall Guys next season has been teased

Fall Guys has revealed the theme for its next season. Unsurprisingly, the new theme will be a winter theme, or as Mediatonic calls it, Fall Guys: Winter Knockout. This is not an official reveal, so we do not know all of the fine details of what will be coming in

29 Nov 20 1 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

No more delays for Cyberpunk 2077, says CD Projekt Red

Cyberpunk 2077 has been plagued with multiple delays since its original release date of April 2020. It was initially delayed until September. In June of this year, CD Projekt Red released a statement that the game will be postponed until November. It did not stop there, though, as the game

28 Nov 20 1 min read
Baldur's Gate 3

New Baldur's Gate 3 patch will break your current saves

Baldur's Gate 3 will be receiving a new update soon. That sounds good until you hear that the new update will break your current game saves! The developers explain this in a Pre-Patch Announcement. The reasoning for the incompatibility with game saves is that this patch will affect the game's

27 Nov 20 1 min read
Minecraft Dungeons

A new Season Pass is coming to Minecraft Dungeons

Mojang Studios has announced that there will be another Season Pass being made available for Minecraft Dungeons. The new Season Pass will launch alongside the release of Minecraft Dungeons' upcoming DLC, Howling Peaks, on December 9th. Although the current Season Pass included all of the existing DLC's up until now,

24 Nov 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Galactus will end Fortnite Season 4 this December 1st

Fortnite is known for having glorious events to end their seasons and begin new ones. This time, season four, which brought the Nexus War and many Marvel characters to Fortnite, will end on December 1st with the current map's obliteration. Oh, and guess who is destroying the map? It is

23 Nov 20 1 min read
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV 5.4 coming this December

As the Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers expansion starts to wind down, we will begin to start seeing the "final additions" of certain aspects. The upcoming 5.4 patch will include the final major raid of the expansion and a bunch of other additions. The forthcoming patch website is

20 Nov 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Fortnite now has in-game video chatting thanks to Houseparty

Epic Games has announced that Fortnite will support in-game video chatting with the help of the Houseparty chat app. This integration will be available for both the PC and Playstation versions of the game. The feature will begin rolling out to Houseparty iOS and Android users. To get it working

18 Nov 20 1 min read
Elite Dangerous

Get Elite Dangerous for free starting November 19th

Frontier Developments' popular spaceflight sim, Elite Dangerous, will be available for free for one week on the Epic Games Store. You will be able to get the base game, which includes the 2015 Horizon expansion, as Frontier Developments integrated the expansion into the base game at the end of October.

15 Nov 20 1 min read
Minecraft Dungeons

Minecraft Dungeons to get Cross-Play next week

Minecraft Dungeons, Mojang Studios' hack n' slash RPG spinoff of their massively popular voxel builder game, Minecraft, will be getting cross-play support next week. This will allow you to play with your friends, who may have the game on a different platform than yourself. The announcement came from the Minecraft

13 Nov 20 1 min read
Codemasters

Take-Two is looking into acquiring Dirt developers, Codemasters

Take-Two, the publishers of the famous Grand Theft Auto and Borderlands series, is in talks with Codemasters of a possible acquisition. Codemasters, a UK-based game development company that started in 1986 is the developers of popular racing series games, including F1, Dirt, and more recently acquiring the license for future

09 Nov 20 1 min read
Horizon Zero Dawn

New Horizon Zero Dawn patch fixes graphical issues

The new 1.07 patch is now live for the PC version of Horizon Zero Dawn. This patch fixes a handful of graphical issues, including a fix to anisotropic filtering that allows it to work correctly. At the start of the game, the un-skippable shader optimization has been removed and

06 Nov 20 1 min read
Guild Wars 2

Guild Wars 2's Steam Release has been delayed indefinitely

ArenaNet, the developers of the popular MMORPG Guild Wars 2, has confirmed that the Steam release of the game has been indefinitely delayed. This announcement comes as ArenaNet shifts developer focus into the upcoming expansion, End of Dragons. At the end of summer, we gave you a first look at

02 Nov 20 1 min read
Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact 1.1 will be available November 11th

Genshin Impact's first significant update is coming on November 11th. Titled 'A New Star Approaches,' it will be bringing some new cool things to the game. The update will include four new characters, a new Reputation System, the final chapter of the Liyue Main Story, the game's first seasonal

30 Oct 20 2 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 has been delayed to December 10th

It looks like CD Projekt Red has decided to delay the release of Cyberpunk 2077 yet again. This time, the release date is being moved from November 19th to December 10th. This was announced today on the official Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter account. You can find the full message below: We

27 Oct 20 1 min read
Genshin Impact

New video shows off Genshin Impact's Astrologist, Mona

Genshin Impact continues to release new characters along with detailed lore for these characters. This time, we are getting a glimpse at Mona, a five-star catalyst wielding Hydro user. MiHoYo recently released a video to detail Mona, as Mona is the character detailed in Genshin Impact's most recent event. You

26 Oct 20 2 min read
Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact's next character is Klee, the bomb throwing child

Almost a month ago, miHoYo released their massively popular open-world RPG, Genshin Impact. Soon after the game was released, miHoYo stated that they would continue to update the game consistently with new characters, events, locations, and other content. Sparkling Steps It looks like we are getting a new character today!

20 Oct 20 2 min read
Stardew Valley

Stardew Valley's next update will have split-screen Co-Op

Stardew Valley, one of the best farming RPG's that can be played, will be getting split-screen co-op in the upcoming 1.5 update. This announcement came from the game's creator on Twitter. In Stardew Valley 1.5, there will be splitscreen co-op! pic.twitter.com/n7XhPWSuSi — ConcernedApe (@ConcernedApe) October

18 Oct 20 1 min read
Phantom Breaker: Omnia

Phantom Breaker: Omnia announced for the West

Anime fighting game Phantom Breaker: Extra is getting a much-needed update, and with it, a release for the west. The new update titled, Phantom Breaker: Omnia, is a massive update adding quite a few things, as well as bringing the game to the west for the first time. Phantom Breaker:

18 Oct 20 1 min read
World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft pre-expansion patch is now live

With the Shadowlands expansion delayed until later this year, Blizzard has decided to go forth with the release of the World of Warcraft pre-expansion patch, and it brings some significant changes to the popular MMORPG. Beginning with probably the most significant change in this patch. All characters that were level

15 Oct 20 1 min read
Terraria

Terraria releases its final update! Wait... what?

Back in May, developer Re-Logic released what they called the "final" update to Terraria. It was titled Journey's End, and it added a massive amount of content to the game since it was the final update. Shockingly, Journey's End was not the final update. Re-logic has decided to announce that

13 Oct 20 1 min read
Overwatch

Overwatch's Halloween Event starts today!

Overwatch's annual Halloween event, Halloween Terror, begins today, October 13th. It will run from now until November 3rd. Ooh… Scary! Overwatch Halloween Terror begins on October 13! pic.twitter.com/3fFvG7Y4Vi — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) October 10, 2020 Each year, Blizzard holds an annual Halloween event in Overwatch that brings small

13 Oct 20 1 min read
Guilty Gear Strive

Guilty Gear -Strive- gets an April 2021 release date

Guilty Gear -Strive-, the next game in the Guilty Gear series by developer Arc System Works, has received its official release date. The Anime fighter will be available for fans on April 9th, 2021. The game, initially set to be released late 2020, was delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic

12 Oct 20 1 min read
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV 5.4 patch on its way

Final Fantasy XIV's next major patch, Patch 5.4, was recently detailed in a Live Letter from the Producer. For those who do not know what this is, the Producer, Naoki Yoshida, addresses upcoming updates, patches, changes, and other things to do with Final Fantasy XIV. It was confirmed that

11 Oct 20 1 min read
Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact hits 17million downloads for mobile!

MiHoYo hit the mark with Genshin Impact. App Annie has reported that the game has already hit the 17 million download mark in just four days! That is downright amazing. According to analyst Daniel Ahmad, the game is also on track to hit $100 million in gross revenue. With a

07 Oct 20 2 min read
Minecraft

Minecraft Caves and Cliffs update coming in summer of 2021

The next update for Mojang Studios' popular game, Minecraft, has finally been announced. The update will be titled "Caves and Cliffs," and it will bring many new features to the game. The Cave and Cliffs update will bring a much-requested update to the game. The general focus of

06 Oct 20 1 min read
GOG

GOG Galaxy will be selling Epic Games Store games directly on client

GOG Galaxy, the popular digital game distribution platform that is run by the CD Projekt Group, is currently testing an integration with the Epic Games Store. Now in an invite-only closed beta, this integration will allow you to purchase games from the Epic Games Store directly in the GOG Galaxy

05 Oct 20 1 min read
Fall Guys

Fall Guys Season 2 begins this October 8th

The next season of the popular battle royale game, Fall Guys, is set to begin next week on October 8th. Along with the new season, Fall Guys will also be introducing more rewards for players. Starting in Season 2, Mediatonic has included over 600% more golden crowns into the Season

03 Oct 20 1 min read
Torchlight III

Torchlight III launches this upcoming October 13th

The upcoming action role-playing game, Torchlight III, will be leaving early access for the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on October 13th. It will be available to purchase for $40. A Nintendo Switch version of the game will be available later this year. Torchlight III is set 100 years

02 Oct 20 1 min read
Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact is out today!

MiHoYo has blessed us with another beautiful RPG. Genshin Impact, an open-world, free-to-play role-playing game, is out today! It is currently available for PlayStation 4, PC, Android, and iOS. The game has a lot of Breath of the Wild vibes, but although the Zelda game did inspire it, it is

28 Sep 20 2 min read
Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 Early Access delayed by a week

It looks like Baldur's Gate 3 has been delayed by another week from its planned release on September 30th. Initially, when the game was announced to hit Early Access at the end of this month, Larian Studios stated that the date is not definite, and could be delayed again. Well,

25 Sep 20 2 min read
Blizzard

BlizzConline has been announced for 2021

Earlier this year, Blizzard announced that they would be canceling BlizzCon 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In replacement of BlizzCon, Blizzard will be bringing a new online convention in 2021. It will be called "BlizzConline." BlizzConline will be February 19-20th, 2021, and it will "channel the

22 Sep 20 1 min read
Microsoft

Microsoft acquires Bethesda for $7.5 Billion

Today, Microsoft has announced that they have acquired ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks. This announcement comes in the form of a news post over on the official Xbox website. With this acquisition, games such as DOOM, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, Quake, and many more big-name titles are

21 Sep 20 1 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077's campaign has been "shortend"

CD Projekt Red has stated that the story for there upcoming open-world RPG, Cyberpunk 2077, has been shortened due to player complaints that the story for The Witcher 3 was too long. This news comes from Patrick K. Mills, who is the senior quest designer for CD Projekt Red. He

21 Sep 20 1 min read
Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn PC patch 1.05 fixes more crashes and bugs

Horizon Zero Dawn for PC is still combating multiple issues. This includes crashes, bugs, and graphical errors. But, developers Guerrilla Games have been working hard on fixing these issues. This week, they released patch 1.05 to fix more bugs, crashes, and bring optimizations to the game. The patch focuses

18 Sep 20 2 min read
Rocket League

Rocket League is going free to play on September 23rd

It has been just over five years since Rocket League's debut to the world. It brought a unique game style along with it. Now, Rocket League is going free to play, and to celebrate this, both Fortnite and Rocket League will be hosting an event called "Llama-Rama." Along with Rocket

17 Sep 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Ray Tracing and DLSS coming to Fortnite tomorrow

Tomorrow marks the day that Fortnite will be getting a graphical update to those who have real-time ray tracing compatible graphics cards. Earlier this month, it was announced that Fortnite would be getting an update to allow for Ray Tracing and DLSS compatibility. That update lands tomorrow for Fortnite players.

16 Sep 20 1 min read
Fall Guys

The Big Yeetus & Anti-Cheetus update is now live on Fall Guys

Fall Guys has released there mid-season update. This one adds a new anti-cheat engine to hopefully prevent most cheaters in-game and a giant spinning hammer that is neither your friend nor enemy. BIG YEETUS & ANTI-CHEATUS is now live! Surely that's worth a retweetus? pic.twitter.com/xcBOG4b5f3

16 Sep 20 1 min read
Fall Guys

Fall Guys to get an anti-cheat soon

Fall Guys, the massively popular unique battle royale game, will soon be getting an Anti-Cheat engine. In a recent tweet by the official Fall Guys Twitter account, they apologize for all the cheaters, and that they have a "BIG" update on the way in the form of the

08 Sep 20 1 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 will have microtransactions in multiplayer only

CD Projekt Red is sticking true to not having microtransactions in the singleplayer for their upcoming RPG Cyberpunk 2077. However, they have been vague about if microtransactions will be available in the games multiplayer. However, today we finally received a clarification. Cyberpunk 2077 will not have any microtransactions. It will

08 Sep 20 2 min read
Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn PC Patch helps improve performance

Horizon Zero Dawn was recently released on PC, and although the game is a masterpiece, it has been plagued with issues since its launch. To help alleviate these issues, developers Guerrilla Games, have been releasing patches that address these issues. Their most recent patch, 1.04, focuses on fixing issues

08 Sep 20 2 min read
Dirt 5

Dirt 5 delayed again until November

Codemasters has announced that their upcoming racing game, Dirt 5, has been delayed again. This time, it will be postponed until November 6th. Initially, the game was planned to be released on October 16th, which ended up being a delayed release date as well. This news comes as Codemasters wants

07 Sep 20 1 min read
Path of Exile

Path of Exile: Heist heading your way on September 18th

Developers Grinding Gear Games have announced that the next Path of Exile League will be released on September 18th. It will be called Heist, and it will allow players to become thieves and steal from difficult strongholds. The League takes place in a new area, Rogue Harbour. You are tasked

03 Sep 20 3 min read
Google Stadia

Stadia Pro users have a new set of free games to obtain!

Today is the beginning of a new month, which means that the next set of free games is now available for Google Stadia Pro subscribers. This month, you will be able to obtain six games. These games are Super Bomberman R Online, HITMAN: Complete First Season, Gunsport, Hello Neighbor, Metro

01 Sep 20 1 min read
Electronic Arts

EA Play is live on Steam

As of yesterday, August 31st, Steam users are now able to subscribe to EA Play, Electronic Arts' subscription service. Recently, EA has decided to bring their games back to Steam after leaving nearly nine years ago to promote their game launcher platform, Origin. Although their games are slowly coming back

01 Sep 20 1 min read
Chivalry 2

Chivalry 2 will be delayed until 2021

Torn Banner Studios has announced that their upcoming medieval combat game, Chivalry 2, will be delayed until 2021. In a statement from Torn Banner Studios, "As we settle in to working together in new ways in a COVID-19 world, our development timelines are shifting to utilize this additional time

31 Aug 20 1 min read
Warframe

Heart of Deimos brings a new open-world area to Warframe

Warframe players are now able to experience something new. With the release of the Heart of Deimos expansion, players can now experience a new open-world area within the Warframe universe. This expansion is available for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One users. The Heart of Deimos expansion contains new threats,

26 Aug 20 1 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 will have both free DLC and paid expansions

Much like The Witcher 3, CD Projekt Red has revealed that their upcoming steampunk meets future RPG, Cyberpunk 2077, will have free downloadable content alongside paid expansions. This announcement comes in a somewhat interesting form, via a gif response to a Twitter user asking if the game will receive the

24 Aug 20 1 min read
Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 hitting Early Access on September 30th

Larian Studios announced that their upcoming RPG, Baldur's Gate 3, will be hitting Early Access this upcoming September 30th. However, this date is not definite, and the game could get delayed again. Watch the Trailer on YouTube Larian Studios has updated Baldur's Gate 3's Steam page Early Access info, along

20 Aug 20 1 min read
EA Play

Origin Access and EA Access renaming to EA Play

Recently, it was announced that EA Access was coming soon to Steam. With EA already having Origin Access, we thought it was just a simple rebrand for non-origin based platforms. Well, EA has announced that they will instead be renaming Origin and EA Access to a single unified name, EA

15 Aug 20 1 min read
Fall Guys

Fall Guys gets a Team Fortress 2 Scout outfit

Fall Guys will be bonking its way into the spotlight with the Team Fortress 2 Scout outfit's announcement! Now you can make your bean look like Scout and bonk your way to the top! According to the Fall Guys official Twitter account, it looks like this outfit will only be

14 Aug 20 1 min read
Games

THQ's parent company, Embracer Group, has acquired 4A Games

The parent company of THQ, Embracer Group, has announced multiple acquisitions that include a few game developers. These acquisitions include game developers such as 4A Games, New World Interactive, Rare Earth Games, and many more. The most notable of the bunch is 4A Games, who develop the Metro games. The

14 Aug 20 1 min read
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV's Moonfire Faire is live

Every year, Final Fantasy XIV has a summer event known as the Moonfire Faire event. Well, it is now live starting from August 12th to August 26th. This year's Moonfire Faire will feature a new questline to complete and a few new items. The #FFXIV Moonfire Faire has begun! 🌟 Join

13 Aug 20 1 min read
Steam

Steam Game Festival to return this October

It has been announced that there will be an Autumn Edition of the Steam Game Festival. In a recent tweet from Geoff Keighly, who announced the Summer Edition festival, it looks like we will be blessed with another Game Festival to try out some game demos on Steam. Valve is

13 Aug 20 1 min read
Control

Control Ultimate Edition will be hitting Steam this month

Remedy Entertainment's 2019 action-adventure game Control will be launching on Steam this August 27th. This was to be expected as the game, when released, had a one-year exclusivity deal with Epic Games Store. The game will be releasing on Steam with an Ultimate Edition which will include the base game

13 Aug 20 1 min read
Minecraft Dungeons

Minecraft Dungeons to get DLC on September 8th

Minecraft Dungeons has already received a few updates since its release. On September 8th, Minecraft Dungeons will be receiving its next DLC, Creeping Winters. This update comes after the recent Jungle Awakens DLC, which offered some additions to the game, alongside a free update for all Minecraft Dungeons owners. This

13 Aug 20 1 min read
Dirt 5

Dirt 5 has been delayed slighty to October 16th

Codemasters has announced that their next Dirt game will be released a week later than initially planned. Dirt 5 will be released on October 16th instead of October 9th. News: #DIRT5 will now launch on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC on October 16, with three days’ early access (Oct

12 Aug 20 1 min read
Electronic Arts

EA Access page is live on Steam.

At the end of last year, Electronic Arts announced that they would be bringing its games back to Valve's digital store platform, Steam. Recently, EA games started to pop up on Steam. EA also announced that they would be bringing their subscription-based service to Steam as well. If you use

12 Aug 20 1 min read
Steam

A Steam glitch temporarly removed games from players libraries

Steam was hit with a temporary glitch on Tuesday. Every Tuesday, Steam carries out scheduled maintenance to make sure that all systems are running normally. However, this maintenance caused some issues. Late Tuesday, players started reporting that games they have bought started showing the "purchase" button in there

06 Aug 20 1 min read
Xbox Cloud Gaming

Project xCloud will officially launch on September 15th

Microsoft has officially announced that its Cloud Gaming service, Projct xCloud, will officially release on September 15th. Those who are Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to access "more than 100 high-quality games playable from the cloud." This launch will be specific to 22 markets and

04 Aug 20 1 min read
Valorant

Valorant to get a Deathmatch game mode this week

Valorant, Riot Games first-person-shooter, will finally be getting a deathmatch style game mode this week. This game mode will drop into Valorant with the Act 2 update coming tomorrow, August 5th. The deathmatch mode will be released in beta. Each match will have ten players facing off against each other

04 Aug 20 1 min read
Ubisoft

Ubisoft announces partnership with Parsec

Cloud Gaming and game streaming services are starting to become rather popular these days. With platforms like Google Stadia, NVIDIA GeForce Now, and Shadow pretty much setting the benchmark for what Cloud Gaming could be, there are still other companies out there that can put up a fight. One of

04 Aug 20 1 min read
Epic Games Store

Epic Games Store now has Mod support and achievements

Epic Games Store finally has achievements and support for mods. This is great for the digital distribution platform because it brings them another step closer to Steam. These features have been requested for a long time, and they are finally coming to the platform. In a tweet on July 29th,

02 Aug 20 1 min read
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege patch delayed at last second

So, you know how many games are delaying patches because of reasons relating to the pandemic? Some of these games delay patches the day before, or a few weeks to a month earlier. Well, Rainbow Six Siege just took it to another level! Posted on the official Rainbow Six Siege

29 Jul 20 1 min read
Project Athia

Project Athia will be on Open-World Game

Upcoming PlayStation 5 and PC title, Project Athia, will be an open-world game. This news comes from the president of publisher Square Enix, Yosuke Matsuda. In a translation from a comment in the Weekly Toyo Keizai plus, "The game Project Athia (title tentative), which we will release for PS5,

27 Jul 20 1 min read
Avowed

Obsidian announced a new RPG for Xbox Series X and PC

During the Xbox Games Showcase on July 23rd, 2020, Obsidian announced that they are currently working on a new RPG. The name of the game will be Avowed. Avowed will be a new, first-person style, action-RPG. The game has been designed specifically for the Xbox Series X, but will also

26 Jul 20 1 min read
Everwild

Rare's next upcoming title, Everwild, got a new trailer

Everwild is the next game on its way from developer Rare. The game, which was initially announced last year at X019 in London, looks absolutely beautiful. During the Xbox Games Showcase on July 23rd, we were given a new trailer that showcases the main characters of the game. We do

25 Jul 20 1 min read
Fable

Fable reboot revealed by Microsoft

During the Xbox Games Showcase on July 23rd, Microsoft unveiled what is to be the upcoming reboot of the Fable role-playing series. The announcement of the Fable reboot confirms some rumors that have been going around. The teaser, which you can view below, was showcased alongside other next-generation games. Watch

24 Jul 20 1 min read
ExoMecha

ExoMecha, a free-to-play FPS with Mechs

Yesterday, we got a glimpse of a bunch of new games coming to the Xbox Series X. One of these is ExoMecha. This game looks like a pretty wicked looking first-person shooter game. The game takes place on the planet OMECHA with battles that appear to include different vehicles, unique

24 Jul 20 1 min read
Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact will release before October 2020

The upcoming hack and slash RPG, Genshin Impact, has been announced by developers miHoYo to be released before October 2020. This news comes after they recently held their final closed beta in July 2020. This release will be for PC, and mobile devices, with PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch versions

23 Jul 20 1 min read
Roblox

Roblox is being played by over half of US Kids

The pandemic is changing a lot of things. The main one being social interaction between people. Children still want to interact with their friends and what better way to do that than through video games? Recently, Fortnite has shown us that games can become a place for meetups and hangouts,

23 Jul 20 1 min read
Fantasy Strike

Fantasy Strike goes free-to-play

Fantasy Strike, a fighting game by developer Sirlin Games, has ditched the price tag on the game and have made it free-to-play. Watch the Trailer on YouTube This update also comes with two new fighters, Quinn and Onimaru. In an update post over on Fantasy Strike's Steam page, the developers

22 Jul 20 1 min read
League of Legends

League of Legends esports is rebranding

League of Legends is probably one of the most popular games with successful esport leagues spread throughout the world. To be exact, League of Legends has 12 different leagues spread across the globe. Riot Games decided that they wanted to make the League of Legends esports brand more accessible globally,

21 Jul 20 1 min read
Smite

Smite adding Tsukuyomi to the game

Smite, a third-person MOBA, has announced that they will be adding Tsukuyomi, the Japanese God of the Moon, to the game. This update will be available in August 2020, and Tsukuyomi will be the 111th playable character added to the game. You can check out the Teaser trailer below where

21 Jul 20 1 min read
Temtem

Temtem's next major update, Kisiwa Island, to arrive July 21st

Crema, the developers of the Pokemon-like RPG Temtem, has announced that the next major update for the game will arrive tomorrow, July 21st. Watch the Trailer on YouTube This update will bring a new island, 23 new Temtem with new attack animations, new story missions, new biome, and climbing gear

20 Jul 20 1 min read
GOG

GOG Galaxy 2.0 gets Epic Games Store integration

GOG, the company behind the GOG store and part of the CD Projekt Red group, has announced that it now offers integration with Epic Games Store on GOG Galaxy 2.0. GOG Galaxy 2.0 allows you to manage all of your games in one place. Not just GOG games,

20 Jul 20 1 min read
Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves passes the 15 million player mark

Sea of Thieves, a fun pirate simulator game released back in March of 2018, has hit a huge milestone. The developers, Rare, announced that the game had hit a total of 15 million players with June 2020 being their biggest month. In June, 3.3 million players set sail in

20 Jul 20 1 min read
World War Z

World War Z to get cross-play between all platforms

The game based on the famous Zombie Thriller novel, World War Z, will be receiving an essential update to the game on July 22nd. It will be bringing full cross-play support between all platforms! That means that if you are a PC player, you will now be able to play

20 Jul 20 1 min read
Destiny 2

Destiny 2's Beyond Light expansion delayed until November 10th

The next annual expansion of Destiny 2 has been delayed by two months. That puts the release date for the Beyond Light expansion on November 10th of this year. This news comes from Bungie over at their official website. The expansion was initially set to release in September; however, because

17 Jul 20 1 min read
Hearthstone

Scholomance Academy expansion coming to Hearthstone

Blizzard has announced that the next Hearthstone expansion will be titled "Scholomance Academy." This expansion will focus on witches and wizards and the introduction of a few new spell-based mechanics. In total, 135 new cards will be added, and it is set to release early August of this

16 Jul 20 2 min read
New World

Amazon's MMO, New World, delayed until Spring 2021

In what may be not so surprising news, Amazon's upcoming MMORPG, New World, has been delayed from its initial launch date of August 25th to Spring of 2021. The announcement comes from Studio Director Rich Lawrence. He writes that "we will be changing our launch date - and correspondingly, our

11 Jul 20 1 min read
Halo

Halo 3 has a release date of July 14th for PC

We recently saw the release of Halo 2: Anniversary Edition come to PC as part of the Halo Master Chief Collection. Soon after that release, we started hearing rumors that Halo 3 will be beginning Beta testing for a PC release. Now, here we are! It has been officially announced

08 Jul 20 1 min read
Call of Duty

Call of Duty League will be held Online

Activision has announced that the upcoming Call of Duty League postseason schedule will be held online as a virtual tournament. This announcement includes the Championship. As many other popular tournaments moved to online events, this is not a surprise from Activision, especially since the regular season took place online because

06 Jul 20 1 min read
Risk of Rain 2

Risk of Rain 2 will get a price increase at launch

Risk of Rain 2, a fun shoot em' up style game, will be launching from its early access this August. Developers Hopoo Games announced this after a relatively recent delay of the original launch. Recent updates to the game have also brought cool features, as well as include new content

05 Jul 20 1 min read
Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn coming to PC on August 7th

Horizon Zero Dawn, a game initially a PlayStation 4 exclusive, is now getting a PC release. Coming to Steam and the Epic Games Store, you can pick up Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition on August 7th for $49.99 The PC version of the game will support ultra-wide resolutions and

03 Jul 20 1 min read
Crucible

Amazon's Crucible heading back into Closed Beta

Amazon's game studio Relentless will be putting Crucible, their free-to-play shooter, back into Closed Beta after launching it in May. This move comes in a blog post published on Tuesday admitting that the game was not entirely ready and that they will be pulling it back into Closed Beta to

01 Jul 20 1 min read
Call of Duty

Call of Duty: Warzone introducing 200-Mode in new update

Call of Duty: Warzone is about to allow more players in a match. The official Call of Duty Twitter account teased that there will be an update available tonight that will increase the player maximum from 150 players to 200 players. Room for 50 More?#CallofDuty #ModernWarfare Season Four Reloaded

29 Jun 20 2 min read
World of Warcraft

Ahn'Qiraj raid on its way to World of Warcraft Classic

World of Warcraft Classic is bringing even more to the game that has brought back that original World of Warcraft feel. Coming this July 28th, Version 1.13.5 will release unlocking the Ahn'Qiraj content, bringing players back to Silithus. On the release date of the new content, players will

29 Jun 20 1 min read
Tales of Arise

Tales of Arise has been delayed... Indefinately

Tales of Arise, the next game in the long-running Tales series, has been delayed indefinitely. This comes in an announcement from publisher Bandai Namco on their EU website and their Social Channels. The reason for the delay is being pointed at the delay in development from the COVID-19 pandemic. In

26 Jun 20 1 min read
Path of Exile

Path of Exile 2 will not hit Beta until at least next year

Last year, Grinding Gear Games announced Path of Exile 2, the sequel to their successful dungeon-delving game, Path of Exile. In a forum post announcement on June 24th, Bex from Grinding Gear Games announced that the sequel would, in fact, not be hitting Beta this year, and instead, we should

26 Jun 20 1 min read
Project Cars 3

Project Cars 3 gets a release date of August 28th

Earlier this month, developers Slightly Mad Studios announced their upcoming racing sim game, Project Cars 3. We were given a reveal trailer as well as some details of the changes that are coming to the Project Cars series in the 3rd iteration of the game. Well, now we have an

25 Jun 20 1 min read
Diablo 3

Diablo 3 Season 21 begins July 3rd

If you are an avid Diablo 3 player, you would like to know that the next season, Season 21, will be available to play on July 3rd of this year. Blizzard has revealed patch notes and details for this upcoming season called Trials of Tempests. The theme for this season

25 Jun 20 1 min read
Minecraft

Minecraft Nether Update is out now!

The next big Minecraft update, The Nether Update, is out today! Hop on and play in the new underworld that is entirely different than what we already know. With nether biomes, new villager-like beings, and new enemies to fight in the Nether, this update will surely add a new challenge

23 Jun 20 3 min read
Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 delayed yet again

Originally, CD Projekt Red's upcoming open-world cyber-thriller was initially meant to be released April of this year. Unfortunately, it was delayed until September 17th of this year. Well, CD Projekt Red has made a statement announcing that Cyberpunk 2077 will be postponed until November 19th of this year. CD Projekt

20 Jun 20 1 min read
Dirt 5

Dirt 5 gets a release date of October 9th

Codemasters has officially revealed the release date of their next iteration to their Dirt series, Dirt 5. The game will allow you to hit the dirt this October 9th. Dirt 5 will be taking a different approach than that of Codemasters other Rally game, Dirt Rally 2.0. The Dirt

19 Jun 20 1 min read
Minecraft

Minecraft's Nether Update arrives on June 23rd!

Minecraft's next major update will arrive on all platforms next week on June 23rd. This date applies to the game's Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Windows 10, PlayStation 4, iOS, and Android editions, as well as the Java versions of the game. Watch the Trailer on YouTube This update brings a

19 Jun 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Fortnite server cap hit during "The Device" Live Event

On July 15th, Epic Games hosted the next major Live Event in their Battle Royale game, Fortnite. However, 30 minutes before "The Device" story event was to kick off, Epic Games tweeted that the servers were now full, and any players unable to log in would need to

17 Jun 20 1 min read
Red Sails

Red Sails, an upcoming exploration sailing game with a twist

Set sail in the upcoming sailing game, Red Sails, but not on water. This game, instead, has you sailing across the beautiful... desert? Yep, that is right. Red Sails is an adventure exploration game that features the ability to sail across a vast, endless desert that threatens to swallow the

16 Jun 20 1 min read
New World

Amazon Games' MMO New World gets release date

During the PC Gaming Show on June 13th, Amazon Games announced the release date of their new upcoming PC MMO New World. Releasing August 25th, and going into closed beta July 23rd, New World is a defining project for the reasonably new Amazon Games. The Closed Beta will be available

16 Jun 20 1 min read
Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 Early Access may begin this August

Larian Studios announced that the Early Access for their RPG Baldur's Gate 3 should be launching in August of this year. This news comes during Day 1 of the Guerrilla Collective, and Larian Studios stated that unless there are significant delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we should be able

15 Jun 20 1 min read
Gods & Monsters

Google accidently leaks Ubisoft's Gods & Monsters on Stadia

Yesterday, many Stadia users noticed a new, mysterious game appear on the Stadia Library. This game, named Orpheus, was suddenly available for players to play. To those who played it soon found out that it was the developer build for Gods & Monsters, Ubisoft's upcoming adventure game. In a statement

12 Jun 20 1 min read
Chivalry 2

Chivalry 2 to support cross-play between all platforms

Back in 2019, Chivalry 2 was announced by Torn Banner Studios and Tripwire Interactive. This year, during IGN's Summer of Gaming event, the developers shared a new trailer that showcases all the different console versions the game will support. Chivalry 2 will be coming to PC via the Epic Games

12 Jun 20 1 min read
Crucible

Crucible to Remove Two of its Three Game Modes

It has only been three weeks since Crucible launched, and they are removing two of the three game modes available in-game. In a statement from the developers, Relentless Studios noted that the two game modes, Harvester Command and Alpha Hunters, will be retired in favor of keeping the Heart of

08 Jun 20 1 min read
Valve

Steam Summer Game Festival has been delayed

Valve has announced that it will be delaying the Steam Summer Game Festival from its original dates of June 9th-14th to June 16th-22nd. Essentially it is a one week delay. Nothing has changed from the structure of how the event will run. There will still be time-limited demos and live

07 Jun 20 1 min read
World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Reveal Event has been delayed

Blizzard has announced that they will be delaying the World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Livestream originally planned for June 9th. This delay is because of the ongoing protests for racial justice and police reform that are currently happening in the United States and around the world. Blizzard had previously announced that

07 Jun 20 1 min read
Fortnite

Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 3 delayed... again.

Epic Games has announced that they will be delaying the release of the next Fortnite Chapter and "The Device" live event. This is in the wake of the protests against police violence and racism that are currently happening in the US. In a post over on the Epic

04 Jun 20 1 min read
Project Cars 3

Project Cars 3 trailer has been revealed

Slightly Mad Studios suddenly unveiled the trailer for the next iteration of their racing sim, Project Cars 3. However, this trailer seems to bring a bit of an exciting new vision of the game. The new trailer makes the game look more like Need For Speed than Project Cars. It

04 Jun 20 2 min read
WRC

Codemasters secured WRC license to create the official games

Codemasters, the creators behind the Dirt games and the official F1 games, has secured the official WRC license from 2023 to 2027. This was initially reported by GameIndustry. This is a massive win for Codemasters, as they have been creating rally games for years. Beginning with the Colin McRae Rally

01 Jun 20 1 min read
Crucible

Amazon releases Crucible, their entrance into the world of Gaming

Crucible, Amazon's first big-budget team-based action shooter game, has officially launched. You can find it over on Steam here. Amazon has opted for the free-to-play business model, most likely to compete with shooter giants like Apex Legends, Fortnite, and similar. Crucible, however, has multiple different game modes available to you.

21 May 20 1 min read
Games

Mojang rebrands to Mojang Studios

Mojang, the studio behind the award-winning block building adventure game Minecraft, has done a slight rebranding. Mojang is now known as Mojang Studios. The announcement was made on 5/16, Minecraft's 11th birthday, and is a new chapter for the company behind Minecraft and the newly released Minecraft Dungeon. Mojang

18 May 20 1 min read
Terraria

Terraria has released its final update, and it's massive!

Nine years ago, a game that I thought was just a 2D version of Minecraft launched. This game is Terraria, and boy was I wrong about my initial impressions of it. Since then, the game has gone through many major updates. Each one bringing new content, quality of life changes,

17 May 20 2 min read
Scarlet Nexus

Scarlet Nexus, an action-style JRPG, to come to PC

During the Inside Xbox Live stream a few days back, many new games were announced. One such game that intrigued many with its Anime-style, creepy monster, hack-and-slash gameplay was Scarlet Nexus. Scarlet Nexus is an action JRPG published by Bandai Namco and appears to follow similar art styles to many

12 May 20 1 min read
Yakuza: Like a Dragon

Yakuza: Like a Dragon is coming to PC!

SEGA has officially announced that the next game in the Yakuza series will be coming to PC later this year. Yakuza: Like a Dragon is an RPG that focuses around mobsters battling other mobs. The one thing that is unique about Yakuza: Like a Dragon, is that the gameplay is

10 May 20 1 min read
Halo

Halo 2: Anniversary edition arrives on PC this May 12th

Halo 2: Anniversary Edition, which is an HD remastered version of the 2004 FPS game, will be coming to PCs via Steam and the Xbox Game Pass on May 12th. This game will be part of the Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The game includes major overhauls to the game's

06 May 20 1 min read
Assassin's Creed

Assassin's Creed Valhalla announced!

Ubisoft has announced the next addition to the Assassin's Creed franchise, Assassin's Creed Valhalla. If will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Google Stadia, PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X this holiday season. Ubisoft released details on the game, as well as a cool new trailer to watch!

02 May 20 2 min read
Monster Hunter World

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne May update to be delayed

On a recent Twitter announcement made on the official Monster Hunter Twitter account, because of the production delays of COVID-19 impacting, pretty much, the whole world, Capcom has decided to delay the release of the next Monster Hunter World: Iceborne patch. This means that those hunters waiting for Alatreon's arrival

28 Apr 20 1 min read
Trackmania

The remake of Trackmania is delayed until July

Last March, Ubisoft announced that they are remaking the 2006 arcade racer, Trackmania Nations. With the new name of Trackmania, it was set to be released on May 5th of this year. However, as you may know, the world is currently dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, and this has caused

25 Apr 20 1 min read
Desperados

Desperados III has a release date set for June 16th

Developed by Mimimi and published by THQ Nordic, Desperados III is set to be released this upcoming June 16th. This tactical stealth game is the prequel to Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive, which was developed by the now-defunct studio, Spellbound Entertainment. The game brings the protagonist, John Cooper, back through

23 Apr 20 1 min read
Death Stranding

Death Stranding's PC release to be delayed to July

Announced today by Kojima Productions, Death Stranding's PC release will be delayed until July 14th, 2020. This comes after work from home orders causing the temporary closure of Kojima Productions Following the temporary closure of KOJIMA PRODUCTIONS, we have had to delay the PC launch of DEATH STRANDING to July

21 Apr 20 1 min read
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV patch 5.3 to be delayed

Originally, patch 5.3 was slated to be released in mid-June, bringing new content and story to the world of Eorzea. However, because of COVID-19, the patch will be delayed. In a blog post from the Producer & Director, Naoki Yoshida, he states that, "FFXIV relies heavily on our

16 Apr 20 1 min read
F1 2020

F1 2020 to be released this July

Codemasters has announced that the new iteration to their F1 series games, F1 2020, will be released this upcoming July for the PC, Xbox One, PS4, and Google Stadia. Watch the Trailer on YouTube The best thing about this announcement is that the game will include a new team management

15 Apr 20 1 min read
Games

ESRB to now include a warning label for Loot Boxes in games

Back in April of 2018, ESRB started assigning games that offered in-game purchases with an "In-Game Purchases" label. This was to allow for transparency to the consumer so that they know the game they are purchasing will include microtransactions. However, not all microtransactions are created equal. Some games

14 Apr 20 2 min read
Games

Minecraft with RTX to go into beta this week!

Last year, NVIDIA teased us with a statement stating that they are working on ray tracing capabilities for Minecraft. Soon, we started getting teased a bit more with pictures and examples of how Minecraft looks with ray tracing enabled. Well, it has finally come. Microsoft and Mojang are finally blessing

14 Apr 20 1 min read
Games

Resident Evil 3 hits the 2 million mark for units sold!

Resident Evil 3, which released on April 2nd of this year, has hit the 2 million mark for the number of copies sold within five days of release. An impressive feat for a video game! According to a press release from Capcom, "Capcom Co., Ltd. (Capcom) today announced that

13 Apr 20 1 min read