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Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals announced
Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals announced
The wonderfully creepy narrative adventure Oxenfree is getting a sequel, developer Night School Studio has announced. Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals was announced during this evening's Nintendo Indie Direct, and it'll launch for Switch in 2021 (and presumably other platforms too). Oxenfree 2's announcement comes a welcome surprise - it's been five years since the original Oxenfree launched and its developer has since been busy with other projects, such as its drunk-in-hell adventure Afterparty and a Mr Robot spin-off. Read more
Creating Returnal’s otherworldly enemies: VFX-driven tentacle tech and deep-sea inspirations
Creating Returnal’s otherworldly enemies: VFX-driven tentacle tech and deep-sea inspirations
Hi everyone! We are very excited to be approaching the launch of Returnal, on April 30, and we wanted to share a few more details on Selene’s journey.
Warframe Now Optimized for Xbox Series X|S and Call of the Tempestarii Update is Live
Warframe Now Optimized for Xbox Series X|S and Call of the Tempestarii Update is Live
We are so incredibly excited to finally announce that today is our official next-gen release and the launch of a new free game update, Call of the Tempestarii.
New Pokémon Snap Director Explains How They Decided Which Pokémon Would Make The Cut
New Pokémon Snap Director Explains How They Decided Which Pokémon Would Make The Cut
“The selection of Pokémon was truly hard”. Pichu and Grookey confirmed! One of the biggest controversies surrounding the launch of Pokémon Sword and Shield on Nintendo Switch was its incomplete Pokédex.
Microsoft Flight Simulator's world update 4 polishes France and Benelux
Microsoft Flight Simulator's world update 4 polishes France and Benelux
Microsoft Flight Simulator was no slouch at launch, but since release its developers have been been applying extra polish to its world map country-by-country.
Latest Mass Effect Legendary Edition trailer shows off graphical upgrades
Latest Mass Effect Legendary Edition trailer shows off graphical upgrades
It’s nearly time to fill the shoes of Commander Shepard once again and take on the Reapers. Mass Effect Legendary Edition is set to launch on May 14, just barely more than a month away.
Age of Empires 3 DE will get a new civ today, and a new expansion later this year
Age of Empires 3 DE will get a new civ today, and a new expansion later this year
April 13, 2021 The US civ is due to launch today on Steam and Windows for $4.99 USD, or by completing the 50 state challenge. The Age of Empires fan preview event today blew the lid on Age of Empires 4 and gave us a first glimpse at what it’s going to be like.
Graphics card stock got you down? A reported 788% one-month rise in 'bad bot activity' might be to blame
Graphics card stock got you down? A reported 788% one-month rise in 'bad bot activity' might be to blame
Firm claims to show the sheer scale of bot use around the launch of next-gen consoles and PC hardware.
Cyberpunk 2077 1.2 Patch Is 'a Step' Towards Bringing the Game Back to PlayStation Store
Cyberpunk 2077 1.2 Patch Is 'a Step' Towards Bringing the Game Back to PlayStation Store
CD Projekt plans to continue patching up and supporting Cyberpunk 2077 after its rocky launch, which may include a return to the PlayStation Store on PS4 and PS5.
Nintendo Switch Lite Gets a New Blue Edition
Nintendo Switch Lite Gets a New Blue Edition
Nintendo has announced a new blue edition of Nintendo Switch Lite, which will launch in May.
Civilization 6's final free game update adds three new units, two new maps, and more
Civilization 6's final free game update adds three new units, two new maps, and more
Firaxis has detailed Civilization 6's final free game update "of the season" ahead of its launch next Thursday, 22nd April, with new additions set to include three new units, two new True Start maps, plus a whole heap of balancing tweaks for older civilisations. On the map front, players will be given the opportunity to sprawl their way across new Mediterranean and Huge True Start maps, and those will be accompanied by three new units for use by all civilisations: the Line Infantry, Man-At-Arms, and the Trebuchet. Firaxis says it's re-examined and adjusted unit strength "across the board" in order to make its latest units feel like "appropriately weighty upgrades", and AI has also been tweaked to ensure civilisations make better use of naval units.
New Pokémon Snap Gets Its Very Own Custom Twitter Emoji
New Pokémon Snap Gets Its Very Own Custom Twitter Emoji
For a limited time. Looking forward to New Pokémon Snap launching later this month? Want to show off your passion for the game in style? Well, it looks like Nintendo has you covered. Yes, just like the custom Tom Nook emoji which appeared on Twitter for last year's Animal Crossing: New Horizons launch, a new Meganium emoji is now available for this month's pocket monster photo fest.
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Ubisoft "Very Happy" With Immortals Fenyx Rising, Developing For Switch Was A "Challenge"
"We are very happy with the results on all platforms". Immortals Fenyx Rising has now been available on Nintendo Switch for almost four months, with regular DLC and updates arriving since launch.
A Planet Zoo player has bred an ostrich taller than the Statue of Liberty
A Planet Zoo player has bred an ostrich taller than the Statue of Liberty
There was a brief and special period, just after the launch of delightful menagerie management game Planet Zoo, during which the game’s simulated global economy went deeply and deliciously wrong.
Outriders crossplay is back, but inventory wipes remain
Outriders crossplay is back, but inventory wipes remain
Looter shooter Outriders hasn't had the smoothest of starts, with cross-platform play being borked since launch, and a bug that's wiped player inventories.
WWE 2K22 will attempt to get the series back on track
WWE 2K22 will attempt to get the series back on track
WWE 2K22 will launch later this year and attempt to right the wrestling sim series after a rocky couple of years. Announced during this weekend's WrestleMania 37 event, WWE 2K22 was briefly glimpsed in a short teaser which promised more details - including release date and launch platforms - would follow. After a successful run of WWE games made by Yuke's and Visual Concepts, the latter took on sole development duties for the widely-panned WWE 2K20. Read more
Outriders Bug Is Still Costing Players Dozens Of Hours Of Lost Progress
Outriders Bug Is Still Costing Players Dozens Of Hours Of Lost Progress
Outriders had a few bugs at launch, like most online games do, but the worst was one that simply wiped player’s inventories, robbing them of hours of progress.
Ghost Recon Breakpoint's first
Ghost Recon Breakpoint's first "major title update" should be out soon
We already knew that Ubisoft had promised new updates were coming to Ghost Recon Breakpoint throughout 2021, and now we have the detail courtesy of a content roadmap and information about two "major title updates". In an blog on the official website, the team says it is "thrilled" to be bringing free content throughout 2021, stating that its "vision is to continue adding on to what we have built together since the launch of the game, including more customisation, progression, and added replay-ability, among others".
Square Enix Celebrating SaGa Frontier's Return With Special Launch Stream
Square Enix Celebrating SaGa Frontier's Return With Special Launch Stream
Game arrives next week. To celebrate the release of SaGa Frontier Remastered on the Nintendo Switch on 15th April, Square Enix has announced it will be airing a celebratory live stream broadcast featuring multiple members of the development team.
Epic is losing hundreds of millions of dollars in its war against Steam
Epic is losing hundreds of millions of dollars in its war against Steam
In its bid to take on Steam with the Epic Games Store, the company behind Fortnite is burning through hundreds of millions of dollars on exclusives and free games. The Epic Games Store releases free games every week, and has snapped up a number of eye-catching PC launch exclusives since it went live in December 2018. Of course, it's expected that providing so many free games and timed exclusives would cost Epic cold hard cash - but the sheer numbers at play are eye-watering, and it's all spent at a loss. Read more
Outriders patch adds cross-play between PC and PlayStation
Outriders patch adds cross-play between PC and PlayStation
Despite publisher Square Enix and developer People Can Fly delaying Outriders out of 2020 for cross-play, the feature still wasn’t fully ready at launch.
The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV is out now on PC
The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV is out now on PC
After its previous PS4 launches, The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV has now landed a worldwide launch on PC.
Here's a look at Resident Evil Village's sprawling map
Here's a look at Resident Evil Village's sprawling map
If you're a particularly impatient sort and simply can quell your hunger for all the Resident Evil Village news ahead of its launch next month, Capcom has you covered with a spoiler-filled peek at the game's sprawling, countryside-spanning map. To be fair, when I mean map, I mean map.
New Pokémon Snap's Latest Trailer Shows Off Six Minutes Of Gameplay Footage
New Pokémon Snap's Latest Trailer Shows Off Six Minutes Of Gameplay Footage
And there's a TV commercial starring Machamp's butt. April is now well and truly underway, which means one very important thing: yes, we're finally in the launch month of New Pokémon Snap! The game launches three weeks from today, and The Pokémon Company has shared a brand new, six-minute video to its Japanese YouTube channel.
Outriders gifting players
Outriders gifting players "appreciation package" to apologise for launch woes
People Can Fly's new third-person looter shooter Outriders had a rough start to life when it launched last week, with performance issues on PC and a fair amount of server downtime.
Borderlands 3 Director’s Cut is Now Live, Launch Trailer Showcases New Content
Borderlands 3 Director’s Cut is Now Live, Launch Trailer Showcases New Content
Adds a new raid boss, murder mystery quests and behind-the-scenes content.
Outriders post-launch patch addresses crashes and inventory wipes
Outriders post-launch patch addresses crashes and inventory wipes
Outriders by People Can Fly is certainly a good game.
Outriders 'Appreciation Package' Will Reward Those Hit By Server Issues
Outriders 'Appreciation Package' Will Reward Those Hit By Server Issues
After a launch filled with server issues, the developers of Outriders are awarding any player who tried the game in its first two weeks a Community Appreciation Package.
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Outriders "appreciate package" planned to make up for server issues
Square Enix and People Can Fly are preparing an "appreciate package" for launch window players to make up for server issues. The popular looter shooter was unplayable for many in the handful of days after it came out as connectivity issues prevented login.
Capcom pulls RE:Verse open beta offline seven hours after launch
Capcom pulls RE:Verse open beta offline seven hours after launch
Capcom has pulled the RE:Verse open beta offline just seven hours after launch. In a tweet, Capcom said issues with the matchmaking service sparked the decision to suspend the open beta until further notice. "We will continue to investigate, and we apologise for any inconvenience caused." Read more
Bethesda delays Deathloop again
Bethesda delays Deathloop again
Bethesda's PC and PlayStation 5 console exclusive Deathloop has been further delayed, and will now launch on 14th September 2021. In a statement issued this afternoon, developer Arkane Lyon said it wanted to priority the health and safety of everyone working on the game.
Stellaris 3.0 ‘Dick’ patch notes – planets rework, intel and many, many bug fixes
Stellaris 3.0 ‘Dick’ patch notes – planets rework, intel and many, many bug fixes
We’re a week out from the release of Stellaris’ Star Wars expansion, Nemesis, and the development team has just released the patch notes for both the DLC pack and the free update that will launch alongside it - 3.0 ‘Dick’. It’s worth reading the patch notes in full, especially as it sets out clearly what you’ll need to pay for in the expansion, versus what you get for free.
Baldur Gate 3 Will Make “Significant” Story Changes Before 1.0 Launch Even in the First Area
Baldur Gate 3 Will Make “Significant” Story Changes Before 1.0 Launch Even in the First Area
Larian Studios CEO Swen Vincke says that in addition to gameplay additions and improvements, narrative changes are being worked on as well.
Edge Of Eternity is getting a full launch and complete story this summer
Edge Of Eternity is getting a full launch and complete story this summer
Lovely-looking RPG Edge Of Eternity has been battling its way through early access for over two years now and the quest has nearly come to an end.
Crysis Remastered gets upgraded for Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5
Crysis Remastered gets upgraded for Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5
Crysis Remastered is being patched with support for the new wave of consoles and Digital Foundry managed to get access to Xbox Series X and Series S builds of the upgrade ahead of launch.
Immortals Fenyx Rising's 1.3.0 Update Has Landed - Here Are The Full Patch Notes
Immortals Fenyx Rising's 1.3.0 Update Has Landed - Here Are The Full Patch Notes
Including support for the new 'The Lost Gods' content. Immortals Fenyx Rising has been updated to Version 1.3.0, adding support for the new 'The Lost Gods' additional content as well as several stability and performance improvements. A fair number of updates and content drops have been unveiled for the game since its launch in December last year, including not one, but two full chunks of DLC.
The complete Crusader Kings 2 DLC guide
The complete Crusader Kings 2 DLC guide
Crusader Kings II is the grand strategy game that launched a thousand DLCs, spawning an (at the time) unprecedented system of post-release support that could see expansions releasing nearly a decade after the original launch.
Call of Duty: Warzone players are seeing nukes launch and land early - with hilarious results
Call of Duty: Warzone players are seeing nukes launch and land early - with hilarious results
Call of Duty: Warzone's upcoming nuke event doesn't officially begin for another two weeks, but some players have seen the missiles launch and land early - with hilarious results. Redditor AmedeeO10 uploaded footage of a King Slayer Trios match of the battle royale in which the nukes launched into the sky then fell back to earth with no accompanying graphical effect.
BioWare offers detailed breakdown of Mass Effect Legendary Edition's extensive changes
BioWare offers detailed breakdown of Mass Effect Legendary Edition's extensive changes
Mass Effect Legendary Edition is almost upon us, and in the run-up to its launch on 14th May, BioWare has detailed its multitude of tweaks and enhancements in an thorough new blog post. The Legendary Edition, if you're unfamiliar, bundles all three games and single-player DLC from the original Mass Effect trilogy and gives the whole thing a modern-day sheen, with support for 4K and HDR, and 60 FPS on PC and consoles from PS4 Pro/Xbox One Series X onwards. Most of the Legendary Edition's top-level improvements - which include extensive work on the original Mass Effect, ranging from dramatically improved environments to overhauled Mako driving - have been detailed previously, but a new post on the BioWare website breaks these down still further, giving fans a comprehensive list of everything due on launch day. Read more
Talking Point: The Build-A-Bear Animal Crossing Collection Is A Bit Rubbish
Talking Point: The Build-A-Bear Animal Crossing Collection Is A Bit Rubbish
Today's launch saw many fans disappointed. Build-A-Bear is a horrific child's play-shop where your young ones can watch their new best friend being turned from an empty, lifeless skin into a fluffed and stuffed bear-shaped thing.
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
Borderlands 3’s variety-packed Director’s Cut DLC hits April 8
Borderlands 3’s variety-packed Director’s Cut DLC hits April 8
You’ve heard this before, but it bears repeating: every single video game launch is a minor miracle.
Here's Everything Coming To And Leaving Game Pass Soon
Here's Everything Coming To And Leaving Game Pass Soon
Xbox Game Pass started April strong with the day-one launch of Outriders, but that’s not the only major addition to Microsoft’s games-on-demand service this month.
Intel Alder Lake CPUs: What are they, when will they launch, and how fast will they be?
Intel Alder Lake CPUs: What are they, when will they launch, and how fast will they be?
The next-gen Alder Lake processors will heat up the AMD vs.
Oddworld: Soulstorm is Out Now for PS4, PS5 and PC
Oddworld: Soulstorm is Out Now for PS4, PS5 and PC
Launch trailer showcases Abe's struggles to rescue the Mudokons.
Microsoft Flight Simulator: Five more free add-on essentials
Microsoft Flight Simulator: Five more free add-on essentials
Every month that goes by since the launch of Microsoft Flight Simulator we’ve received a variety of new add-ons from the freeware community.
Outriders Dev Says They Hope To Share More Specifics On Bumpy Launch
Outriders Dev Says They Hope To Share More Specifics On Bumpy Launch
The developer acknowledges that there's been some issues with the game's online functions.
Outriders’ Post-Launch Support Will Likely Feature “Significant Expansions With Self-Contained Stories”
Outriders’ Post-Launch Support Will Likely Feature “Significant Expansions With Self-Contained Stories”
Game director Bartek Kmita says the Outriders universe has "many more stories to tell."
Wolcen's major update adds lots, tweaks more
Wolcen's major update adds lots, tweaks more
Action RPG Wolcen felt like it burned bright and fast, attracting a peak of over 100k concurrent players at launch last February, and retaining only a little over a thousand a few months later.
Outriders servers “are continuing to improve”
Outriders servers “are continuing to improve”
Unfortunately, Outriders has not had the smoothest launch, suffering server issues as soon as the full version became available.
Get three Oddworld games on one Switch cartridge with The Oddworld: Collection
Get three Oddworld games on one Switch cartridge with The Oddworld: Collection
The Oddworld: Collection will launch on Nintendo Switch on 27th May. The bundle - which includes Oddword: New'n'Tasty, Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee, and Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath - was announced on 1st April, leaving some fans uncertain if the news was real or an elaborate April's Fool joke, particularly as all games are already available separately on the Nintendo eShop.
Black Ops Cold War griefers and quitters warned to
Black Ops Cold War griefers and quitters warned to "play nice or pay the price"
ICYMI, Black Ops Cold War League is "escalating match penalties" suspensions for players that habitually quit or indulge in friendly fire. We've already detailed many of the major changes that came with the launch of Season Two Reloaded earlier this week, but Treyarch also confirmed that it's doubling down on its efforts to curb the mayhem caused by griefers and players who quit.
Outriders team hopes to share
Outriders team hopes to share "specific details" about what went wrong at launch
The Outriders team says it is still "working through" the shooter's numerous connection and server issues, but revealed it would, "in the near future", "share more specific details about what [went wrong] and what we've been doing about it". As servers suffered for the third consecutive day since the shooter launched on 1st April - with some still reporting issues even today - players are now calling for a "proper post-mortem" to explain "what went wrong and lessons learnt".
Random: Balan Wonderworld Accused Of Including
Random: Balan Wonderworld Accused Of Including "Knock-Off" Ghostbusters Song
There's something strange going on. It's been a bumpy launch for Balan Wonderworld - a boss section in the game was identified as being able to potentially trigger epileptic seizures and there's a suspicious amount of positive user reviews on Metacritic, raising plenty of eyebrows. If all of this wasn't already enough, Yuji Naka's latest release is now being accused of featuring a " beat for beat knock-off" of an original Ghostbusters track.
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders has launched big, although tech issues are hampering its release. People Can Fly's looter shooter hit over 100,000 concurrent players on Steam, where it is currently the top-selling game at £49.99. As a point of comparison, Square Enix's high-profile flop Marvel's The Avengers hit a peak concurrent player count of 28,145 on Steam when it launched in September.
PlayStation game MLB The Show 21 launches on Xbox Game Pass day one
PlayStation game MLB The Show 21 launches on Xbox Game Pass day one
PlayStation Studios' MLB The Show 21 launches on Xbox Game Pass day one, Microsoft has announced. MLB The Show 21 is the first PlayStation Studios game to launch on Xbox Game Pass.
Outriders Online Outage Hampers Successful Launch
Outriders Online Outage Hampers Successful Launch
Outriders' servers are being taken down for a short time to fix the many issues players have been experiencing.
MLB The Show 21 Coming to Xbox Game Pass At Launch
MLB The Show 21 Coming to Xbox Game Pass At Launch
Microsoft has confirmed that the once-PlayStation exclusive MLB The Show 21 will be arriving on Xbox Game Pass on its launch day of April 20, 2021.
Outriders launch issues affect crossplay and DX12 performance
Outriders launch issues affect crossplay and DX12 performance
Square Enix promises that fixes are incoming.
Monster Boy And The Cursed Kingdom Is Getting A Collector's Edition
Monster Boy And The Cursed Kingdom Is Getting A Collector's Edition
"this is real". FDG Entertainment has announced a "limited special reprint" of the Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom physical edition for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. It'll take on the form of the collector's edition contains "all" of the launch edition goodies, a two-disc soundtrack, 64-page composer signature booklet and a cloth map.
Outriders is suffering login issues on launch day
Outriders is suffering login issues on launch day
Outriders is suffering launch day login issues as a raft of problems have emerged. People Can Fly's looter shooter launched today across PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and S as well as straight into Xbox Game Pass and Google Stadia, and it is struggling to cope with the influx of players. I've spent some time this evening stuck on the initial authentication screen, which has prevented me from playing at all.
Final Fantasy 14 PS5 Open Beta Coming Later This Month
Final Fantasy 14 PS5 Open Beta Coming Later This Month
The PS5 Open Beta for Final Fantasy 14 will launch this month.
Outriders Review in Progress (Launch Day Update)
Outriders Review in Progress (Launch Day Update)
We've updated our initial impressions of Outriders for launch.
Japanese Charts: Huge Debut For Monster Hunter Rise Sends Switch Sales Through The Roof
Japanese Charts: Huge Debut For Monster Hunter Rise Sends Switch Sales Through The Roof
1.3 million physical sales in three days. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 28th March, revealing that Monster Hunter Rise has had a – ahem – monstrous launch in Nintendo's home region. The game sold a whopping 1,302,132 physical copies in its opening weekend, dominating the charts and leading the pack by a ridiculous margin.
Returnal: hands-on preview
Returnal: hands-on preview
Returnal launches on April 30. This PS5 exclusive is the result of four years of meticulous crafting by Housemarque, the Finnish studio known for the twitch-based thrills of the likes of Super Stardust, Nex Machina, and acclaimed PS4 launch title Resogun.
PlayStation Plus April games announced
PlayStation Plus April games announced
Sony has announced April 2021's PlayStation Plus titles, all of which will be available to download from 6th April to 3rd May. First up, Oddworld: Soulstorm, which as we knew already will launch on 6th April directly into PlayStation Plus.
Backward Compatibility Reaches the Clouds for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Members
Backward Compatibility Reaches the Clouds for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Members
There’s a magical moment when you open up Kameo, an original launch title for Xbox 360, and it shows you last played in 2008, and you’re able to jump right back into the game like you never left.
CD Projekt won't market new games until 'much closer' to launch
CD Projekt won't market new games until 'much closer' to launch
The company plans to start "parallel AAA development" next year, but if a new Witcher RPG is in the works, it won't say.
CD Projekt Red is changing its strategies to avoid another Cyberpunk 2077 fiasco
CD Projekt Red is changing its strategies to avoid another Cyberpunk 2077 fiasco
CD Projekt Red is determined to avoid a repeat of its tumultuous Cyberpunk 2077 launch.
Dota 2 Dragon Knight Pick Rate Increased Following Netflix Show
Dota 2 Dragon Knight Pick Rate Increased Following Netflix Show
The pick rate for Dragon Knight in Dota 2 has increased following the launch of Netflix's Dota anime.
Intel will launch its anti-toxicity voice chat AI in beta later this year
Intel will launch its anti-toxicity voice chat AI in beta later this year
A new software from Intel aims to filter out harmful language before it reaches your ears.
Intel's Core i5-11600K strikes back at AMD's Ryzen 5 5600X
Intel's Core i5-11600K strikes back at AMD's Ryzen 5 5600X
After their 10th Gen Comet Lake CPUs got well and truly whomped by AMD's Ryzen 5000 series at the end of last year, Intel have come back fighting with the launch of their 11th Gen Rocket Lake CPUs.
Biomutant is Coming to EA Play Pro at Launch
Biomutant is Coming to EA Play Pro at Launch
The action RPG will be included EA's premium subscription service for PC.
New Switch Platformer Stitchy in Tooki Trouble Gives Off Strong Donkey Kong Country Vibes
New Switch Platformer Stitchy in Tooki Trouble Gives Off Strong Donkey Kong Country Vibes
Update: Release date revealed! Update: We now have a release date! Stitchy in Tooki Trouble will launch on Nintendo Switch on 15th April, and a new trailer has arrived to celebrate the occasion.
Assassin’s Creed is getting its own take on Where’s Wally?
Assassin’s Creed is getting its own take on Where’s Wally?
As long-time fans of the action-adventure games series will well know, Assassin's Creed has taken us to many different places and time periods since its launch in 2007.
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Sees Huge Sales Spike Ahead Of Its Removal From Stores This Week
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Sees Huge Sales Spike Ahead Of Its Removal From Stores This Week
And Monster Hunter Rise goes straight to number one. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 27th March, revealing that Monster Hunter Rise has claimed top spot in its debut week. According to GamesIndustry.biz, Monster Hunter Rise's physical launch sales were "more than twice the size" of those achieved by Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate on 3DS, but 43% lower than Monster Hunter: World – although the latter did launch across both PS4 and Xbox One, we shouldn't forget. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
EA Announces EA Sports PGA Tour, a “Next-Gen” Golf Game
EA Announces EA Sports PGA Tour, a “Next-Gen” Golf Game
More details, including a launch date, will be confirmed later.
Super Mario 3D All-Stars sales spike 276% in final week | UK Boxed Charts
Super Mario 3D All-Stars sales spike 276% in final week | UK Boxed Charts
Monster Hunter Rise is the second biggest launch for the franchise in the UK
Wreckfest comes to PS5 with $10 upgrade in June
Wreckfest comes to PS5 with $10 upgrade in June
A PlayStation 5 version of Wreckfest will launch on 1st June, publisher THQ Nordic has announced.
Capcom ships 4m copies of Monster Hunter Rise
Capcom ships 4m copies of Monster Hunter Rise
Number of launch units in the channel for Switch exclusive is only one million shy of 2018 hit Monster Hunter World
Crash Bandicoot 4's launch was dogged by server issues
Crash Bandicoot 4's launch was dogged by server issues
While Crash Bandicoot 4 is mostly singleplayer with some local multiplayer, the game does require on online connection on PC.
Monster Hunter Rise’s First Major Post-Launch Update Adding New Monsters This April
Monster Hunter Rise’s First Major Post-Launch Update Adding New Monsters This April
The post Monster Hunter Rise’s First Major Post-Launch Update Adding New Monsters This April appeared first on Fextralife. Monster Hunter Rise Update 2.0 will add more monsters including the Chameleos and more.
Monster Hunter Rise shipped 4m copies in three days
Monster Hunter Rise shipped 4m copies in three days
Nintendo Switch exclusive Monster Hunter Rise has shipped 4m units since launch last Friday, publisher Capcom has said. For comparison, Capcom announced it had shipped 5m copies of Monster Hunter World back in January 2018, though that was released for both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Capcom's "shipped" figures (rather than "sold") includes digital copies as well as physical copies sent out to retailers but not yet picked up by punters.
Microsoft lists 22 ID@Xbox games coming to Xbox Game Pass
Microsoft lists 22 [email protected] games coming to Xbox Game Pass
Microsoft held an [email protected] showcase last night, and as part of it listed 22 games coming to Xbox Game Pass. Some of the games in the list below are already out on PC (Art of Rally, for example), and some we already knew were set to launch into Xbox Game Pass at launch (Narita Boy, for example).
Xbox Highlights 20 Indie Titles Coming To Game Pass At Launch
Xbox Highlights 20 Indie Titles Coming To Game Pass At Launch
As well as others already on the service or non-Game Pass indies.
Will Wright asks Sims modders to beta test his new game
Will Wright asks Sims modders to beta test his new game
Legendary game designer Will Wright hasn't been in the public eye much since the launch of Spore, but he is currently at work on a new project - one he apparently wants the community of Sims modders to help bring to life.
The Bus lets you drive round a simulated Berlin now
The Bus lets you drive round a simulated Berlin now
As the sort of virtual tourist who plays American Truck Simulator largely for sightseeing, I am well up for the early access launch of The Bus yesterday.
Monster Hunter Rise's first major post-launch update bringing new monsters in April
Monster Hunter Rise's first major post-launch update bringing new monsters in April
Monster Hunter Rise has only just arrived, but already Capcom is talking up the game's first major update, which is set launch toward the end of April, bringing new monsters, an unlocked HR cap, and more. As confirmed on the game's official website, Monster Hunter Rise's first Free Title Update will expand the current creature roster by welcoming in Chameleos - a mist-themed Elder Dragon that debuted in 2006's Monster Hunter 2.
So Many Games! What We Shared At /twitchgaming Showcase: ID@Xbox
So Many Games! What We Shared At /twitchgaming Showcase: [email protected]
Wow, what a show! We held our very first /twitchgaming and [email protected] showcase that spotlighted over 60 games coming to Xbox, including over 20 of your favorite indie games that will launch day one with Xbox Game Pass.
How To Win Your Pet a Chance to Become a Monster Hunter Rise Pet Pal
How To Win Your Pet a Chance to Become a Monster Hunter Rise Pet Pal
In celebration of the launch of Monster Hunter Rise, we are giving YOUR pets a chance to become a pet pal in in the Monster Hunter universe.
Crash Bandicoot: On The Run downloaded 8m times on launch day
Crash Bandicoot: On The Run downloaded 8m times on launch day
Crash Bandicoot mobile spin-off On The Run is off to a speedy start on the iOS App Store and Google Play. The free-to-play runner was downloaded 8.1m times yesterday, 25th March, according to Sensor Tower data shared with Eurogamer.
Outriders Details Changes Made From Demo Build To Launch Game
Outriders Details Changes Made From Demo Build To Launch Game
Several things have been tweaked based on feedback from the demo.
Balan Wonderworld's seizure-inducing effects will be fixed in a launch update
Balan Wonderworld's seizure-inducing effects will be fixed in a launch update
Pre-release playthroughs revealed some shocking strobing effects during a certain boss fight.
Square Enix warns players to update Balan Wonderworld to avoid epilepsy risk
Square Enix warns players to update Balan Wonderworld to avoid epilepsy risk
Platform game Balan Wonderworld released earlier today, but the launch day has been troubled by reports that the final boss fight contains a potential epilepsy risk.
Biomutant’s Mercenary Class Can be Purchased Separately Post-Launch
Biomutant’s Mercenary Class Can be Purchased Separately Post-Launch
Pre-order incentive is meant to provide a "slightly better deal."