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Ubisoft launches online channel gTV in UK tomorrow
Ubisoft launches online channel gTV in UK tomorrow
Ubisoft is launching a new online channel in the UK with original talk show, comedy and documentary series. gTV will stream online via Twitch, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and feature series focused on the wider world of video games culture - not just Assassin's Creed. In Ubisoft's words, the channel will "feature a wide range of original programming inspired not only by Ubisoft, but by the video game industry at large, going behind-the-scenes on how games are created and celebrating the the people who make and play them, as well as the biggest events in the gaming calendar".
The Overwatch League will make a limited return to live events in China
The Overwatch League will make a limited return to live events in China
Though in some cases, only one team will be playing on stage.
Apex Legends new event introduces five new game modes over the next two weeks
Apex Legends new event introduces five new game modes over the next two weeks
Over the last year or so, Respawn have been trying out loads of new game modes during Apex Legends' various events.
Red Dead Online’s weekly update ups rewards on Free Roam missions, events
Red Dead Online’s weekly update ups rewards on Free Roam missions, events
Red Dead Online has got its weekly reset today, so now we know how to busy ourselves for the coming seven days, partner.
RDO: Claim Prizes for Ranking Up, Bonus Free Roam Rewards, and More
RDO: Claim Prizes for Ranking Up, Bonus Free Roam Rewards, and More
This week in Red Dead Online, claim bonuses in Free Roam Missions and Events, tons of Rank Up bonuses, and much more.
Capcom Confirms That No Credit Card Info Was Stolen During November's Cyber Attack
Capcom Confirms That No Credit Card Info Was Stolen During November's Cyber Attack
The company's investigation is now complete. Capcom has shared a statement regarding the ransomware attack it suffered in November 2020, confirming that its investigations are now complete and assuring customers that no credit card information has been compromised. The message – a lengthy read that covers the entire timeline of events from November last year up until the present day – details the root cause of the attack itself and the security measures introduced by the company to ensure this doesn't happen again.
Witcher 3 Fans Build A New Quest With Perfect Geralt Voice Acting
Witcher 3 Fans Build A New Quest With Perfect Geralt Voice Acting
A Night to Remember is a brand new, fan-made quest for The Witcher 3, set after the events of Blood & Wine, and while I’m keen to check out new writing and new battles, I’m also interested in the AI tech being used here to simulate the trademark sounds of Doug Cockle, Geralt’s voice actor. Read more...
Muslim Civil Rights Group Calls For Microsoft, Sony, And Valve To Deplatform Six Days In Fallujah
Muslim Civil Rights Group Calls For Microsoft, Sony, And Valve To Deplatform Six Days In Fallujah
Calling the controversial first-person shooter that aims to recreate the events of the Second Battle of Fallujah an “Arab murder simulator,” Muslim civil rights and advocacy group CAIR, the Council on American–Islamic Relations, is requesting that Microsoft, Sony, and Valve avoid hosting or distributing Six Days in… Read more...
Talking Point: A Digital-Only E3 Makes Sense, But In-Person Events Are The Goal
Talking Point: A Digital-Only E3 Makes Sense, But In-Person Events Are The Goal
Games are born at events like these. When E3 revealed that it would run a digital event this year, it drew interest because of some notable participants – in particular, Nintendo and Xbox – but also plenty of weary sarcasm to match the buzz.
GTA Online’s weekly update is a callback to the Freemode Events update
Previously PlayStation-exclusive FMV thriller Erica heading to Steam
Previously PlayStation-exclusive FMV thriller Erica heading to Steam
Erica, the formerly PlayStation-exclusive interactive live-action thriller from developer Flavourworks, is heading to Steam on 25th May. Initially released on PS4 back in 2019 as a PlayLink title before making its way to iOS earlier this year, Erica tells the story of the eponymous Erica Mason (played by Holly Earl) who finds herself embroiled in a murder investigation after receiving something sinister in the mail. As events unfold, Erica is forced to revisit the events of her youth in order to uncover the truth - with players helping guide the narrative in new directions by interacting with objects or choosing how to respond to the action at various junctures along the way. Read more
Sea of Thieves teases new additions ahead of Season 2's launch next week
Sea of Thieves teases new additions ahead of Season 2's launch next week
Sea of Thieves will be raising anchor and embarking on its second official season - bringing new content, fresh player progression, and associated rewards - next Thursday, 15th April. There's not a lot to report on Season 2 just yet, but - barring minor tweaks to the formula - it should continue the template established by Sea of Thieves' current, inaugural season, offering a three-month-long schedule of content updates and events, built around a fresh battle pass. Expect another 100 levels of rewards in the free tier - progressed through by completing various activities while out on the ocean - plus a small selection of Pirate Emporium goodies and exclusive cosmetics that can be unlocked by purchasing the paid Plunder Pass. Read more
E3 returns for 2021 with an online show June 12-15
E3 returns for 2021 with an online show June 12-15
After skipping last year due to the pandemic, E3 will officially return in 2021 with a free online show running June 12-15th.
It's Official: E3 Returns As An All-Digital, All-Free Event June 12
It's Official: E3 Returns As An All-Digital, All-Free Event June 12
Following the cancelation of 2020's event due to covid-19, and much rumor and speculation regarding this year’s iteration of what was once the most important video game trade show in the world, the Entertainment Software Association today announces E3 2021, a free all-digital event running June 12 through 15.
Arkansas Governor Belatedly Realizes Wanting Trans Kids to Die Is Perhaps a Bad Look
Arkansas Governor Belatedly Realizes Wanting Trans Kids to Die Is Perhaps a Bad Look
On Monday, in a rather surprising turn of events, Arkansas’s Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson vetoed HB 1570, a bill that would ban gender-affirming care for trans youth in the state, which sailed through Arkansas’s Republican-dominated legislature.
Microsoft Will Host Smaller Xbox Event in the Coming Weeks – Rumour
Microsoft Will Host Smaller Xbox Event in the Coming Weeks – Rumour
It will reportedly be one of several smaller "What's Next" events.
Warzone Audio Bang podcast: the Captain Price Is right
Warzone Audio Bang podcast: the Captain Price Is right
Ed and I have continued to pop into Verdansk for post-work shenanigans despite the wish for more wild events in our favourite danger zone.
The Summer Game Fest Returns This June
The Summer Game Fest Returns This June
Day of the Devs is also back. As we get closer to the halfway mark of 2021, more video game events are beginning to get underway.
NASR’s Samurai on Street Fighter League and the Capcom Pro Tour
NASR’s Samurai on Street Fighter League and the Capcom Pro Tour
In a time where esports events are so far and few between during the ongoing pandemic, Street Fighter League was a welcome sense of normalcy.
PAX East cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
PAX East cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
The annual convention will be replaced by PAX Online 2021 digital event running July 15 to July 18
PAX East 2021 Isn't Happening, But PAX Online Returns This Summer
PAX East 2021 Isn't Happening, But PAX Online Returns This Summer
PAX West hopes remain "cautiously optimistic". ReedPop and Penny Arcade have confirmed that PAX East 2021 won't be able to take place this year, but the fun continues thanks to the return of PAX Online. While physical events are still impossible due to the current climate, PAX Online hopes to engage with fans "in new ways", including an Indie Showcase that'll take place between now and the event's start on 15th July.
Steam Game Festival rebrands as Steam Next Fest ahead of June show
Steam Game Festival rebrands as Steam Next Fest ahead of June show
The realities of the pandemic over the last year and in 2021 have resulted in plenty of cancelled events and a shift into a different working arrangement for many.
Mario Kart Tour's Next Event Is Now Live, Bringing Us A Second Yoshi Tour
Mario Kart Tour's Next Event Is Now Live, Bringing Us A Second Yoshi Tour
18-month anniversary bonuses are now live. Mario Kart Tour's been celebrating two events in recent weeks.
Llama-Rama returns to Rocket League with flashy new cosmetics
Llama-Rama returns to Rocket League with flashy new cosmetics
Rocket League is continuing its spree of events with another Fortnite crossover.
Six Days in Fallujah is Complicated and Painful For Those Connected to the Real Events
Six Days in Fallujah is Complicated and Painful For Those Connected to the Real Events
Those with connections to the Second Battle of Fallujah discuss the Middle East in media and mistrust of the US military, and ask who Six Days in Fallujah will empathize with.
Genshin Impact Chongyun hangout guide
Genshin Impact Chongyun hangout guide
Looking for a Chongyun hangout event walkthrough? Genshin Impact Hangout events arrived with the game’s 1.4 update.
Elder Scrolls Online Jester’s Festival Starts March 25th
Elder Scrolls Online Jester’s Festival Starts March 25th
The post Elder Scrolls Online Jester’s Festival Starts March 25th appeared first on Fextralife. Join in on the pie throwing fun, as the Jester's Festival returns with 100% XP boost, new rewards, new daily events and more! The post Elder Scrolls Online Jester’s Festival Starts March 25th appeared first on Fextralife.
Uh, GamesCom Thinks People Will Be Attending In 2021?
Uh, GamesCom Thinks People Will Be Attending In 2021?
Like every other major event, GamesCom took 2020 off, swapping its enormous in-person show for a series of online presentations.
Marvel's Avengers: 2021 Roadmap Revealed, Includes Black Panther, MCU Tie-Ins and More
Marvel's Avengers: 2021 Roadmap Revealed, Includes Black Panther, MCU Tie-Ins and More
Marvel’s Avengers’ 2021 content roadmap includes new mission types, events, MCU-inspired outfits, plus the introduction of Black Panther and Wakanda.
Genshin Impact Noelle hangout guide
Genshin Impact Noelle hangout guide
Looking for a Genshin Impact Noelle hangout guide? Hangout events are fun, story-driven quests in which you spend time one-on-one with a character, getting to know them better, and attempting to hold a conversation with them that doesn’t end with them running away. There are six possible endings to Noelle’s hangout events, excluding the ones where she ditches you entirely.
Genshin Impact Barbara hangout guide
Genshin Impact Barbara hangout guide
Looking for a Genshin Impact Barbara hangout walkthrough? Hangout events were introduced in the 1.4 update, and they’re a great opportunity to get to know some of the best Genshin Impact characters a little better, particularly those four-star characters who don’t have their own story quests. There are five endings for Barbara’s hangout event - some of them better than others.
Genshin Impact: Barbara Hangout Event — All endings and choices guide
Genshin Impact: Barbara Hangout Event — All endings and choices guide
Your favorite free-to-play healer is someone you can buddy up with during “Wellspring of Healing.” Here’s our guide to help you with Barbara’s Hangout Event dialogue choices and endings in Genshin Impact. Note: For more information about the game, check out our Genshin Impact guides and features hub as well as our main guide for the Hangout Events feature.   Genshin Impact: Barbara Hangout Event guide – Choices and endings Barbara’s Hangout Event story in Genshin Impact is called “Wellspring of Healing.” The first part is “Sister Victoria’s Vexation” where you’ll need to speak to a nun in front of Mondstadt’s cathedral.
Genshin Impact: Hangout Events guide — Endings and rewards
Genshin Impact: Hangout Events guide — Endings and rewards
With Genshin Impact‘s version 1.4 update, “Invitation of Windblume,” players now have a chance to spend some time with various characters.
Close To 190 Employees Have Reportedly Been Laid Off By Activision Blizzard, Due To Impact Of The Pandemic
Close To 190 Employees Have Reportedly Been Laid Off By Activision Blizzard, Due To Impact Of The Pandemic
Including "50 employees" in live events. It has been tough times for a lot of industries over the past year, and perhaps one of the hardest parts of the pandemic for the video game industry has been the cancellation of live shows including expos and e-sports events. As these in-person events are no longer happening, Activision Blizzard has made the decision to lay off employees across various departments, according to a report from Bloomberg's Jason Schreier. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Activision Blizzard lays off roughly 50 esports employees as online events grow in priority
Activision Blizzard lays off roughly 50 esports employees as online events grow in priority
Activision Blizzard Esports isn't looking to move away from live events completely, but it is changing with the times.
Activision Blizzard lays off 50
Activision Blizzard lays off 50
Publisher cites impact of pandemic on esports business, says live events "still very much a part of both the Overwatch League and Call of Duty League strategies"
Genshin Impact dating sim – how hangout events work
Genshin Impact dating sim – how hangout events work
Want to know how to get the best ending in the Genshin Impact hangout events? In the Genshin Impact 1.4 update, players get to enjoy a break from the adventuring action, and take some time to hang out one-on-one with some of the best Genshin Impact characters. There are four characters who you can choose to spend some time with, but more will be added in future updates.
Crusader Kings 3 is getting in on that viking action
Crusader Kings 3 is getting in on that viking action
New Norse events, plus winter, duels and poetry
Genshin Impact KFC Crossover Events In China Shut Down Over Covid-19 Concerns
Genshin Impact KFC Crossover Events In China Shut Down Over Covid-19 Concerns
A weekend crossover event between the wildly popular Genshin Impact and Kentucky Fried Chicken had to be shut down at Shanghai and Hangzhou locations after apparently violating China’s ongoing covid-19 prevention measures, the fast food chain announced on Chinese social media site Weibo today. Read more...
Immortals Fenyx Rising's second DLC Myths of the Eastern Realm gets March release date
Immortals Fenyx Rising's second DLC Myths of the Eastern Realm gets March release date
Immortals Fenyx Rising, Ubisoft's greek mythology inspired open-world adventure, will be getting its second helping of paid post-launch DLC on 25th March. Myths of the Eastern Realm, as it's known, moves away from Immortals' usual Olympian action, instead following a new hero, Ku, on a journey - taking place long before events of the main game - across a new open-world map inspired by Chinese mythology. "When a brutal war breaks out between Heaven and Earth," explains Ubisoft, "humanity is turned back into the clay that the Goddess Nuwa formed them from.
Six Days in Fallujah dev: “we could’ve done a better job” explaining what it’s about
Six Days in Fallujah dev: “we could’ve done a better job” explaining what it’s about
Earlier this week, the developer of the controversial FPS game Six Days in Fallujah said it understands that the events it's setting out to depict "are inseparable from politics", and that its goal is to tell the story of the second battle of Fallujah from a variety of perspectives.
Are we entering the new era of mobile social gaming?
Are we entering the new era of mobile social gaming?
GameRefinery's chief game analyst for China, Kalle Heikkinen explores the rise of social features and events in games
This Stardew Valley mod lets you have platonic relationships
This Stardew Valley mod lets you have platonic relationships
Have you ever wanted a way to max out your relationships with Pelican Town's citizens and see all their heart events without, you know, having to date all of them? There's a Stardew Valley mod for that. Amaranthacyan's platonic partners and friendships mod gives you a configuration option to choose marriage candidates you want to have a non-romantic, non-dating relationship with.
Watch Dogs: Legion Online Mode is Now Available
Watch Dogs: Legion Online Mode is Now Available
Co-op missions, random events and Spiderbot Arena available now on consoles and Stadia.
World of Tanks and World of Warships: Legends Deliver New March Updates
World of Tanks and World of Warships: Legends Deliver New March Updates
March is coming in hot with new events, ships, and projects in World of Warships: Legends on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One! There’s a new campaign to earn a multi-role Russian cruiser, plus two new legendary ship projects, the full release of British heavy cruisers, and some events to dive into.
Six Days in Fallujah publisher does a 180, now says the game is 'inseparable from politics'
Six Days in Fallujah publisher does a 180, now says the game is 'inseparable from politics'
"We understand the events recreated in Six Days in Fallujah are inseparable from politics."
Six Days in Fallujah publisher now says project is
Six Days in Fallujah publisher now says project is "inseparable from politics"
Six Days in Fallujah publisher Victura has issued a new statement on its upcoming controversial shooter set during the US-led invasion of Iraq. The statement, issued via the company's Twitter this afternoon, repeatedly states that "the events recreated in Six Days in Fallujah are inseparable from politics", in contrast to widely-criticised remarks suggesting the opposite made last month by Victura boss Peter Tamte during an interview with GamesIndustry.biz. "Players need that context to understand why they're in the city fighting those Al-Qaeda people," Tamte said previously.
Six Days In Fallujah Publisher Seemingly U-Turns on Politics Comments
Six Days In Fallujah Publisher Seemingly U-Turns on Politics Comments
Six Days In Fallujah publisher Victura has said that it understands the events of its game are "inseparable from politics", somewhat contradicting the comments of company CEO Peter Tamte last month.
Genshin Impact – Windblume Festival, Bonding Events and More Coming March 17th
Genshin Impact – Windblume Festival, Bonding Events and More Coming March 17th
New mini-games, a new boss and 4-star character Rosaria also in-bound.
Future Games Show Returns On March 25th For A Spring Showcase
Future Games Show Returns On March 25th For A Spring Showcase
40 different games will feature. E3's absence last year left quite a gap in gaming events, one that was quickly filled with no end of independent alternatives.
Crusader Kings 3's next update will let you torture people with your awful poetry
Crusader Kings 3's next update will let you torture people with your awful poetry
Beautiful, awful randomly generated poetry is coming to Medieval grand strategy game Crusader Kings 3 as part of its next update, and players will even be able to torture enemies into submission with the very worst of their verse. Expanding substantially on Crusader Kings 2's Poet trait, Crusader Kings 3's attempt will bring reworked stats, character interactions, and, most importantly, randomised poetry generation, meaning you can bask in the digital ditties conjured by rhyme-loving folk all day long. Poetry will be generated in-game by combining a particular subject with one of five overarching themes - romance, legacy, mourning, strife, and incompetence - enabling characters to influence events with a catch rhyming couplet or two.
The Last of US Part 2 secures a record 13 BAFTA nominations
The Last of US Part 2 secures a record 13 BAFTA nominations
Naughty Dog's game nominated in all but four categories, with PlayStation exclusives accounting for 41 nominations overall
Xbox Marketing Boss Says 'Nothing Coming Soon' for Game Announcement Events
Xbox Marketing Boss Says 'Nothing Coming Soon' for Game Announcement Events
Xbox's Aaron Greenberg has addressed the rumour mill, saying there is "nothing coming soon" with regards to Xbox events that would feature big game announcements or world premieres.
Call of Duty Zombies: How to Complete All Dark Ops Challenges in Outbreak
Call of Duty Zombies: How to Complete All Dark Ops Challenges in Outbreak
Whether it's completing world events, opening a set number of chests, eliminating Zombies, or even Exfiling, we have you covered in our complete Dark Ops challenge guide for Outbreak in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.
I Love The Roku Screensaver
I Love The Roku Screensaver
The past six months (or more) have been a whirlwind of shit news, terrible events, and moments of pure absurdity and horror.
Introducing Pokémon Legends: Arceus, An Open-World Prequel To Diamond And Pearl
Introducing Pokémon Legends: Arceus, An Open-World Prequel To Diamond And Pearl
Launching on Switch in 2022. Alongside the news that Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl would be launching on Switch later this year, today's Pokémon Presents showcase also unveiled a brand new title, Pokémon Legends: Arceus. A prequel to Diamond and Pearl, the game has players exploring a vast, open-world version of Sinnoh "as it existed in the past." The goal here is to create the region's first ever Pokédex, setting the scene for the new trainers and events that follow in previously released games. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Returnal – Narrative Events Randomized Each Run, Travel Between Biomes Possible
Returnal – Narrative Events Randomized Each Run, Travel Between Biomes Possible
Housemarque shines a bit more light on the creepier aspects of Returnal.
Games included in the GSA BAFTA Student Awards for the first time
Games included in the GSA BAFTA Student Awards for the first time
Awards for Games and Immersive to be presented at the online ceremony in July this year
Square Enix announces two new Final Fantasy 7 mobile games
Square Enix announces two new Final Fantasy 7 mobile games
Square Enix has announced two new Final Fantasy 7 mobile games. Final Fantasy 7 The First Soldier is a battle royale game set in Midgar 30 years before the events of Final Fantasy 7.
Introducing Sifu, an intense Kung-Fu experience coming in 2021
Introducing Sifu, an intense Kung-Fu experience coming in 2021
The Sloclap team has been working hard for the past two years and we are all very proud to announce Sifu, our new game coming to PS4 and PS5 this year.
New gameplay and story details revealed in moving Kena: Bridge of Spirits trailer
New gameplay and story details revealed in moving Kena: Bridge of Spirits trailer
We know you have been waiting to learn more about Kena: Bridge of Spirits.
Deathloop’s ‘Déjà Vu’ trailer: a stylish look at Colt’s journey through Blackreef
Deathloop’s ‘Déjà Vu’ trailer: a stylish look at Colt’s journey through Blackreef
Everyone knows the feeling of déjà vu – that sensation that you’ve experienced something before.
Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade arrives on PS5 June 10, 2021
Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade arrives on PS5 June 10, 2021
Today we’re excited to announce Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade, an enhanced and expanded version of last year’s critically acclaimed adventure.
Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier and Ever Crisis Announced for Mobile
Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier and Ever Crisis Announced for Mobile
Square Enix has announced Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier, a battle royale game set in Midgar before the events of Final Fantasy 7, and Final Fantasy VII: Ever Crisis, a "chapter-structured single player game covering the whole of the FFVII timeline - including the events of the original game and the FFVII compilation titles."
See PS5 enhancements in action with a new Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time deep dive
See PS5 enhancements in action with a new Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time deep dive
You thought Crash was wild before? Just wait until you get your hands on the upcoming PlayStation 5 version of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time.
Dive into the abyss with all-new Returnal gameplay
Dive into the abyss with all-new Returnal gameplay
Hi Everyone! We here at Housemarque are in the midst of finalizing our latest and greatest project to date, Returnal, and the time for unleashing the tentacles will soon be here! We are so excited to have the privilege of Returnal featuring in a State of Play, getting to really dive deeper into the game, […]
Subnautica: Below Zero leaving early access and launching in May
Subnautica: Below Zero leaving early access and launching in May
Subnautica: Below Zero, the standalone expansion to Unknown World's brilliant 2018 underwater survival adventure, will finally be getting its full version 1.0 release on 14th May. Below Zero will have been in early access for nearly two and half years by the time May comes around (its predecessor, by way of contrast, was in early access development for slightly longer, at just over three years), and it's full launch will see the game make the leap to Nintendo Switch, alongside Xbox, PlayStation, and PC. If you've not been keeping up with developments, Subnautica: Below Zero takes place one year after the events of the first game, and challenges players - through building, crafting, and exploration - to survive a disaster at an alien research station. Read more
Bugsnax's Ending Was Originally Even Darker, Here's Why It Changed
Bugsnax's Ending Was Originally Even Darker, Here's Why It Changed
Bugsnax's writer spoke with IGN about the much darker, original ending to Bugsnax - and how a few drastic changes drastically changed the events on Snaktooth Island.
Asus PC DIY highlights voices from the Women Who Build ahead of new PC building events this February
Asus PC DIY highlights voices from the Women Who Build ahead of new PC building events this February
Hear from the Women Who Build and their experiences in the PC building space, and learn more about the upcoming Asus PC DIY campaign this February
State of Play returns this Thursday, February 25
State of Play returns this Thursday, February 25
Time for another State of Play! This Thursday, a State of Play broadcast will serve up new updates and deep dives for 10 games coming to PS4 and PS5, including new game announcements and updates on some of the third-party and indie titles you last saw in June’s PS5 showcase.  The show is clocking it […]
OverActive plans Toronto esports arena
OverActive plans Toronto esports arena
Owner of Toronto Ultra and Toronto Defiant says 7,000-seat, $500 million venue projected to be complete in 2025
When does Watch Dogs Legion multiplayer come out? Online co-op release date and details
When does Watch Dogs Legion multiplayer come out? Online co-op release date and details
Looking for the Watch Dogs Legion multiplayer release date? If you're keen to jump into Ubisoft's open-world game with pals, the co-op feature isn't currently available in Watch Dogs Legion, but it is coming. The free updates features new missions and dynamic events designed for co-op play.
GDC goes online in 2021 with full digital events throughout the year
GDC goes online in 2021 with full digital events throughout the year
In 2020, plenty of events were cancelled or postponed in the face of the COVID-19 threat.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla gets Black Flag items – you have less than one week to get them
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla gets Black Flag items – you have less than one week to get them
The RPGification of Assassin's Creed might actually be the MMORPGification of Assassin's Creed, judging by the volume of online-focused challenges, seasonal events, and repeatable content that have been populating Ubisoft's open-world games.
GDC is going digital in 2021 with online events running throughout the year
GDC is going digital in 2021 with online events running throughout the year
The first GDC Showcase will run in March, while the IGF and Game Developers Choice Awards will take place in July.
GDC drops in-person plans for 2021 event
GDC drops in-person plans for 2021 event
The conference shifts focus to online content, community, and networking due to health concerns
Reggie Fils-Aimé on E3: "If the ESA doesn't figure out how to do this, someone else will"
Reggie Fils-Aimé on E3: "If the ESA doesn't figure out how to do this, someone else will"
Playable content is "key to a successful E3," the former Nintendo exec said
Reggie Wants E3 And Platform Holders To Find A Way To
Reggie Wants E3 And Platform Holders To Find A Way To "Digitally" Enable Fans
"I think that would be huge". Since the global pandemic hit, gaming conventions around the world have become all-digital events.
RDO: Claim Bonuses for Completing New 'A New Source of Employment' Missions This Week
RDO: Claim Bonuses for Completing New 'A New Source of Employment' Missions This Week
This week in Red Dead Online, take on special telegram missions, get special rewards for completing them, claim special bonuses for Naturalist Free Roam Events, and more.
Valheim: A Complete List of All Cheats and Console Commands
Valheim: A Complete List of All Cheats and Console Commands
From enabling god mode, killing all nearby enemies, spawning unlimited items, and even starting random events, we have you covered with every console command and cheat that is available to use Valheim.
Huge Stardew Valley 1.5 update released for consoles
Huge Stardew Valley 1.5 update released for consoles
Stardew Valley has now been updated to version 1.5 on Switch, PlayStation and Xbox, bringing with it a raft of new items, events, and local split-screen co-op. Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone, the game's creator, surprised fans by announcing the news this morning via Twitter.
Blood Bowl 3 celebrates new August release date with a fake beer ad
Blood Bowl 3 celebrates new August release date with a fake beer ad
One of the biggest sporting events in the world may have just passed, but sports fans have something new to look forward to in the gaming space.
Dota 2 fans are throwing a Valentine’s Captain’s Mode tournament
Dota 2 fans are throwing a Valentine’s Captain’s Mode tournament
Ah, Valentine's Day. Whether its very mention conjures images of roses, chocolate, and hearts or a gush fest of crowded restaurants and overpriced teddy bears, there's no denying its arrival does herald a bunch of fun in-game events.
Pokémon World Championships 2021 cancelled
Pokémon World Championships 2021 cancelled
Competition still planned to take place in London next year, all Play! Pokémon events remain suspended
Pokémon World Championships 2021 cancelled due to coronavirus
Pokémon World Championships 2021 cancelled due to coronavirus
For the second year running, the Pokémon World Championships - which feature various competitive events based around the series' trading card game and numerous video game incarnations - have been cancelled in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. "The safety and well-being of our competitors, organisers, employees, local communities, and partners continues to be our top priority," the Pokémon Company wrote in a statement posted to its website, "and is the primary consideration with every decision we make." "After careful review and pursuant to guidance set forth by local, regional, and national health authorities, as well as the World Health Organization, Public Health England, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention," the statement continues, "we have made the difficult decision to move out the next Pokémon World Championships to 2022." Read more
Rainbow Six Siege fans see Invitational delay, create a “Memevitational” instead
Rainbow Six Siege fans see Invitational delay, create a “Memevitational” instead
It always sucks to see your favourite events cancelled or delayed, especially when we're talking about huge annual esports tournaments like the Rainbow Six Siege Six Invitational 2021, which was recently postponed.
Epic Games Store's Spring Showcase and sale starts this Thursday
Epic Games Store's Spring Showcase and sale starts this Thursday
Epic Games is donning its discount hat again this Thursday, 11th February, with a two-pronged attack of events arriving in the form of a Spring Showcase livestream and digital storefront sale. Things get underway at 7pm in the UK/11am PT with Epic's inaugural Spring Showcase, a half-hour Twitch event combining "news and extended looks at some of the games coming this year".
Summer Game Fest 2021 will be “condensed” to “less than one month”
Summer Game Fest 2021 will be “condensed” to “less than one month”
Friends, I gotta tell you - I was not prepared for today, February 8, to be the day we all start talking about E3-style game events for 2021.
E3 skipping in-person event again
E3 skipping in-person event again
ESA confirms it is "transforming" trade show, is reportedly planning a digital event with two-hour keynote briefings
Minecraft boss Helen Chiang joins GI Live: Online
Minecraft boss Helen Chiang joins GI Live: Online
Twitch, Makers Fund, Galaxy Interactive and more investors join April event
14-month wait ended as Dota 2 Singapore Major kicks things off in 2021
14-month wait ended as Dota 2 Singapore Major kicks things off in 2021
The past year has been a major headache when it comes to events, and for the esports scene, the impact is felt even more so.
Major events in the Mass Effect timeline
Major events in the Mass Effect timeline
From the birth of the reapers to humanity's first contact to the Andromeda Initiative.
Endwalker, Final Fantasy XIV Online’s next expansion, is coming Fall 2021 to PS5 and PS4
Endwalker, Final Fantasy XIV Online’s next expansion, is coming Fall 2021 to PS5 and PS4
Greetings, everyone! Matt “Bayohne” Hilton here from the Final Fantasy XIV community team, hoping you enjoyed our first ever Announcement Showcase! While we weren’t able to see everyone in person at our Fan Festival events this year, we are all very excited to have been able to bring you a first look at Endwalker, our […]
Genshin Impact photo event guide – how to get the Kamera
Genshin Impact photo event guide – how to get the Kamera
Wondering how to use the camera to take a photo in Genshin Impact? The latest Genshin Impact update is finally here, and - alongside the arrival of Genshin Impact Xiao - there are a host of limited time events now running, which earn you various rewards upon completion.
Live events may come to Apex Legends one day, just not anytime soon
Live events may come to Apex Legends one day, just not anytime soon
There is no doubt that Respawn Entertainment’s Apex Legends is an awesome battle royale game.