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Star Wars: Republic Commando Dev Apparently Investigating Switch Frame Rate Issues
Star Wars: Republic Commando Dev Apparently Investigating Switch Frame Rate Issues
"hopefully we'll be able to resolve them soon". If you got your hands on Star Wars: Republic Commando for Nintendo Switch earlier this week, you might have noticed - or at least heard - about some distracting frame rate issues in this version.
Humble 'Spring into VR' Bundle includes Job Simulator, Star Trek: Bridge Crew, more
Humble 'Spring into VR' Bundle includes Job Simulator, Star Trek: Bridge Crew, more
Humble has cast its net into the vast ocean of PC games for us once more and collected together a new bundle containing eight VR games, including the likes of Job Simulator, Star Trek: Bridge Crew, Borderlands 2 VR and more. The timely-titled Spring into VR Bundle offers up around $215 worth of games that can be yours for less than £11.
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.
Star Trek: Legends is a fun RPG caught between two worlds
Star Trek: Legends is a fun RPG caught between two worlds
Star Trek: Legends is one of those games I didn't know I needed in my life until I saw it; captains and crew from every generation of the show coming together in a turn-based role-playing game.
Whisker Squadron Has Serious Star Fox Vibes, But With Cats
Whisker Squadron Has Serious Star Fox Vibes, But With Cats
Falco's looking nervous. As Nintendo isn't showing much enthusiasm for Star Fox at the moment, we're in the fortunate position of having a small number of Indie developers looking to fill the gap. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
This Mario 64 PC mod adds permadeath, 60 fps support, and new moves
This Mario 64 PC mod adds permadeath, 60 fps support, and new moves
Mario 64 Plus also lets you keep exploring levels after collecting a star.
Feature: Star Wars Games - Every Star Wars Game On Nintendo Systems Ranked
Feature: Star Wars Games - Every Star Wars Game On Nintendo Systems Ranked
We sort the padawans from the poodoo. Update: Now featuring 100% more Star Wars: Republic Commando. The release of Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker may have 'ended' Star Wars as we've known it for the past four-and-a-half decades, but all it really did was tie a bow on the cinematic tales of the Skywalker clan and the nine-film saga which began way back in 1977.
Genshin Impact Yanfei banner and abilities
Genshin Impact Yanfei banner and abilities
Want to know more about the Genshin Impact Yanfei banner? Yanfei is a four-star Pyro Catalyst user that is coming in the Genshin Impact 1.5 update, and it’s highly likely that her banner won’t appear for quite some time.
Disney owns three of top five brands in US mobile games - Newzoo
Disney owns three of top five brands in US mobile games - Newzoo
Marvel, Star Wars, and classic Disney characters were among the highest revenue-earning franchises in mobile games for 2020
Review: Star Wars: Republic Commando - Not An Elegant Weapon, But Still A Blast
Review: Star Wars: Republic Commando - Not An Elegant Weapon, But Still A Blast
Super Troopers. A long time ago...well, in 2005, LucasArts took a bit of a risk and threw us all a curveball with a Star Wars offering that eschewed Jedis and lightsabers, the Force, epic dogfights and much of the fantastical heroics that fans expect from the series, in favour of a dark and gritty tactical take on everyone's favourite space opera.
Play Ventures raises $135m to invest in game studios
Play Ventures raises $135m to invest in game studios
Indian startup All Star Games has already received $1.5 million from the new funding round
Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis Is Such a Big Upgrade it Feels Like a Full Sequel
Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis Is Such a Big Upgrade it Feels Like a Full Sequel
After spending some time with PSO2: NGS in the latest Japanese Closed Beta Test, it feels like a fully-fledged sequel in every way but its name.
Star Trek Legends Is A Fun Time, Not An Annoying Grind
Star Trek Legends Is A Fun Time, Not An Annoying Grind
Star Trek Legends, recently released on Apple Arcade, plays a lot like Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes, Disney’s Sorcerer’s Arena, DC Legends and countless other turn-based mobile RPGs.
Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga has been delayed
Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga has been delayed
I felt a medium-sized disturbance in the Force.
Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga delayed again
Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga delayed again
Warner Bros. has delayed Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga again. Developer TT Games said it needed more time to make Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, which was due out spring 2021 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X, "the biggest and best ever Lego game." The Skywalker Saga was first revealed at E3 2019 and was initially expected to come out in late 2020, but in August it was delayed to spring 2021.
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Has Been Delayed (Again)
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Has Been Delayed (Again)
"we're going to need more time". Sadly, this is not a joke - it's just been posted by TT Games a few days after 1st April.
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Delayed
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Delayed
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker has been delayed past its Spring 2021 release window.
Star Wars: Republic Commando Is Getting A Limited Run Switch Release
Star Wars: Republic Commando Is Getting A Limited Run Switch Release
Pre-orders open April 16th. If there's a series of games the Nintendo Switch needs more of, it's gotta be Star Wars.
How Star Wars' Biggest Fan Wiki Found Itself in a Fight Over Trans Identity
How Star Wars' Biggest Fan Wiki Found Itself in a Fight Over Trans Identity
If you’re a Star Wars fan online, there stands a high chance that you’ve not only heard of Wookieepedia—the Fandom-owned community resource archiving eons of material from the franchise—but spent more time than you’d like to admit looking up everything from Ickabel G’ont to the history of the Grysk Hegemony.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2 fans report Xbox Series X/S crashes
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2 fans report Xbox Series X/S crashes
Xbox Series X/S owners of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2 are reporting crashes on startup, and an inability to play the game unless in offline mode. Some players say they have now refunded the game, and there's a raft of one-star reviews for the product on Microsoft's Xbox dashboard store.
Anime Tokyo Babylon 2021 Canceled Due To Plagiarism But New Version Planned
Anime Tokyo Babylon 2021 Canceled Due To Plagiarism But New Version Planned
Originally scheduled for this April, Tokyo Babylon 2021 was delayed last December after the anime had apparently based character designs on a promotional photo of K-pop star Yeri from Red Velvet as well as another source without permission.
Zen Studios Announces
Zen Studios Announces "Next-Gen" Pinball FX Game For Switch, Introduces New Battle Royale Mode
Will launch this year. Digital pinball experts Zen Studios - known for games like Pinball FX3 and Star Wars Pinball - has announced its next-generation entry in the series Pinball FX will arrive on the Nintendo Switch and multiple other platforms later this year. It's touted as Zen's "most ambitious pinball project to date" and will introduce a new "Pinball Royale" mode - a new multiplayer action mode incorporating frantic battle royale-style gameplay. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
This cursed Stellaris mod asks ‘what if the galaxy was a grid?’
This cursed Stellaris mod asks ‘what if the galaxy was a grid?’
We’ve still got a couple of weeks left to wait before the Stellaris: Nemesis expansion release date, when we can all live out our Star Wars power fantasies.
Fallout 76’s 2021 Roadmap Includes New Story Content, Daily Ops and More
Fallout 76’s 2021 Roadmap Includes New Story Content, Daily Ops and More
The post Fallout 76’s 2021 Roadmap Includes New Story Content, Daily Ops and More appeared first on Fextralife. Fallout 76 is getting an array of new content this year, including more Brother of Steel content, four-star Legendary weapons, and more! The post Fallout 76’s 2021 Roadmap Includes New Story Content, Daily Ops and More appeared first on Fextralife.
K-pop star Ailee releases new PUBG anthem, “Believe”
K-pop star Ailee releases new PUBG anthem, “Believe”
As part of the celebration of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' fourth anniversary, popstar Ailee has released a new track based on the battle royale game's original lobby theme from back in the days of Early Access.
Modded GameCube Keyboard Is The Controller Of My Dreams
Modded GameCube Keyboard Is The Controller Of My Dreams
In 2002 Nintendo released a ridiculous-looking GameCube controller with a keyboard embedded in it so that Phantasy Star Online players could type to their friends.
Massive’s Star Wars Game – 5 Eras We Would Like It To Tackle
Massive’s Star Wars Game – 5 Eras We Would Like It To Tackle
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away- but when exactly?
This modded GameCube keyboard controller is the best of both worlds
This modded GameCube keyboard controller is the best of both worlds
You probably haven't seen one of these before - back in 2002, Nintendo released an unwieldy variant of its GameCube controller with a full ASCII keyboard slap bang in the middle, allowing you to chat on Phantasy Star Online - one of the few online games on the platform.
Half-Life & BioShock Come Together In A Very Strange Mod
Half-Life & BioShock Come Together In A Very Strange Mod
Return to Rapture is a “campaign” made for Half-Life: Alyx that takes Valve’s star and drops her into the completely unrelated first-person world of 2007's BioShock. Read more...
Rule the troubled galaxy of Star Dynasties with these tips
Rule the troubled galaxy of Star Dynasties with these tips
Space after the apocalypse isn't so rosy.
Ex-Zodiac's demo is Star Fox through and through
Crapshoot: Star Trek: Voyager made better videogames than television
Crapshoot: Star Trek: Voyager made better videogames than television
We're rerunning Richard Cobbett's classic Crapshoot column, in which he rolled the dice and took a chance on obscure games—both good and bad.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Rated For Next-Gen Consoles
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Rated For Next-Gen Consoles
Star Wars Fallen Order has been rated for next-gen consoles by the German video game classification board.
Star Citizen’s Theaters of War mode gets help from UK studio Firesprite
Star Citizen’s Theaters of War mode gets help from UK studio Firesprite
At this point, you can forgive anyone who has basically given up hope of ever enjoying Star Citizen in its full form.
An outside studio is helping with Star Citizen's Battlefield-like mode
An outside studio is helping with Star Citizen's Battlefield-like mode
UK developer Firesprite has been contributing to the Chris Roberts space sim since 2019.
Meet The Star Of The New Life Is Strange
Meet The Star Of The New Life Is Strange
During today’s Square Enix Presents broadcast, the publisher revealed Life is Strange: True Colors, the next entry in the choice-driven adventure series.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order gets PS5 and Xbox Series X/S ratings in Germany
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order gets PS5 and Xbox Series X/S ratings in Germany
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has already received a next-gen optimisation patch to improve how the game runs on new hardware, but it seems a native next-gen version could also be on the way - according to the German ratings website, at least.