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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Extraction Enters UK Top 5 in Opening Week

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Extraction Enters UK Top 5 in Opening Week

Publisher Ubisoft first release of 2022 Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Extraction has entered the top five best-selling video games in the UK in its opening week. Extraction - a zombie spin-off of Rainbow Six Siege has been delayed on multiple occasions. ...

Overwatch Lunar New Year Event 2022 Only Has 2 New Legendary Skins

Overwatch Lunar New Year Event 2022 Only Has 2 New Legendary Skins

Overwatch has released its Lunar New Year 2022 event, but the lack of content is clear to see. With only two new legendary skins this year and a few more epics, what happened to the usual yearly event content? Along with the update, Mercy also got a ...

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The Sims 4 Carnaval Streetwear Kit Announced

It's the season of celebration in The Sims 4, and what better way to celebrate than with some flashy new party outfits! Introducing The Sims 4 Carnaval Streetwear Kit, the latest Kit Pack that will be hitting the game on February 3rd. If you and your...

Pokémon Legends Arceus has New Hisuian Starter Evolutions

Pokémon Legends: Arceus has New Hisuian Starter Evolutions

The Pokémon Company has dropped some major news about Pokémon Legends: Arceus in a new trailer. Pokémon Legends: Arceus has New Hisuian Starter Evolutions of Quilava, Dartrix, and Dewott. This is getting fans hyped up just days before the game's rele...

Dying Light 2 Cloud Version Delayed On Nintendo Switch

Dying Light 2 Cloud Version Delayed On Nintendo Switch

In a turn of bad news, Techland has announced that Dying Light 2 - Cloud Version for Nintendo Switch is delayed. A new launch date has not yet been announced but more news on the game is incoming in spite of this. However, it is still planned to laun...

Majora's Mask Is Next In Line For Nintendo Switch Online

Majora’s Mask Is Next In Line For Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo of America has announced that The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask will arrive next month on Nintendo Switch Online. The land of Termina will once again be stricken by a terrible fate as Switch Online subscribers venture forth to stop evil onc...

Underworld Dreams is Coming Soon To Switch and PC

Underworld Dreams is Coming Soon To Switch and PC

Delve into the bowls of an old, abandoned church as you search for answers to the fate of your brother. Underworld Dreams: The False King is coming to Switch and PC sometime this spring. Inspired by HP Lovecraft, the old-school horror adventure will ...

Amazon's Lord of the Rings Series Finally has a Title

Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Series Finally has a Title

Amazon's upcoming Lord of the Rings TV series finally has a title. Fans can expect to witness events that have only ever been mentioned on-screen when the show debuts on Amazon Prime Video in September of 2022. The Rings of Power takes place long bef...

Microsoft To Acquire Activision Blizzard

Microsoft To Acquire Activision Blizzard

Microsoft has announced that they have agreed to acquire Activision Blizzard. Yet again, Xbox is expanding its team and taking another company under its wing. With talks of Game Pass additions, and the likelihood of exclusivity, what could this mean ...

Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection Announced for Switch

Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection Announced for Switch

Ubisoft is bringing Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection to the Nintendo Switch next month! This is excellent news for fans of the older games in the series, especially if they also happen to be fans of the Switch. The collection includes three game...

Pixel Art Adventure, Ocean's Heart, Sails Onto Switch

Pixel Art Adventure, Ocean’s Heart, Sails Onto Switch

Ocean's Heart has just gotten an early February launch date for the Nintendo Switch. The pixel-art adventure is heavily inspired by the Legend of Zelda series. A young girl must embark on a quest to save her father after he was kidnapped by a terribl...

Exploration Adventure, Astroneer, Lands on Nintendo Switch

Exploration Adventure, Astroneer, Lands on Nintendo Switch

Astroneer has made first contact with the Nintendo Switch along with a shiny new launch trailer. Expore and survive on mysterious new worlds as you build bases and uncover the secrets of the universe. Team up with friends to tackle even larger buildi...

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Hitman Trilogy Announced, Releases January 20th

The Hitman Trilogy has been announced, bundling Hitman 1, 2, and 3 of the World of Assassination series. The trilogy will be available from January 20th, the same day that Year 2 of Hitman 3 commences, bringing several significant updates to the game...

Sony is Tackling PlayStation 5 Shortages by Making More PlayStation 4s

Sony To Tackle PlayStation 5 Shortages by Making More PlayStation 4s

PlayStation 4 production will continue well into 2022, according to a new report from Bloomberg. Due to the shortages of chips for PlayStation 5, Sony hopes to make the PS4 a prosperous attraction in 2022. Exclusives like Horizon Fordibben West conti...

PUBG Goes Free-To-Play On All Platforms

PUBG Goes Free-To-Play On All Platforms

Nearly five years after it was initially released, the ‘original battle royale’ game PUBG: Battlegrounds has now gone free-to-play across all platforms. The changes come as similar, free titles such as Fortnite continue to dominate the gaming communi...

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Kirby and the Forgotten Land Gets March 25 Release Date

It was back in September that the newest Kirby game got a slated release window of spring 2022. There is now an official release date, as Kirby's latest adventure will drop exclusively on Nintendo Switch on March 25, 2022. It is also Kirby's 30th ann...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Top UK Charts

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tops UK Charts

It was a very impressive week for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe in the UK, as the Nintendo title was the best-selling boxed game. The arcade racer beat recent releases such as FIFA 22 and Call of Duty: Vanguard. All data is collected by analytics company GfK. ...

Disney Patents New 'Virtual-World Simulator' Technology

Disney Patents New ‘Virtual-World Simulator’ Technology

Such simulators could allow users to experience a virtual world without needing to wear headsets or glasses. By combining high speed projectors with spatial monitoring technology, the system can track where multiple simultaneous users are and display...

In-Person E3 Cancelled For Third Year Running

In-Person E3 Cancelled For Third Year Running

The planned in-person games expo will no longer be going ahead according to organiser ESA, due to health concerns regarding Covid-19. While last year’s cancelled event was replaced by a digital alternative, it’s currently unclear if a similar gatheri...

New South Park Multiplayer Game In Developed

New South Park Multiplayer Game In Development

Question Games is developing a video game based in the South Park universe. The game is likely a Multiplayer title or heavily involves Multiplayer elements. The as-yet-unnamed game was seemingly leaked due to a job listing posted by the studio. Fans...

Survival Space Horror, Syndrome, is Coming to Switch

Survival Space Horror, Syndrome, is Coming to Switch

Brutal survival horror, Syndrome, is coming to the Nintendo Switch sometime later this year. RedDeer Games made the announcement on their website, teasing switch players with a brand new trailer depicting the darkness that is yet to come. The brutal ...

Project Zomboid Announces Future Update Plans

Project Zomboid Announces Future Update Plans

Future update plans for Project Zomboid have been announced by developer The Indie Stone. Naturally, the plans are still very fuzzy, but there is plenty of detail for fans to dig into. Their news post on Steam is quite long and detailed and includes ...

Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity Hits Sales Milestone

Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity Hits Sales Milestone

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity has reached a new sales milestone for developer Keoi Tecmo. That makes it one of the best-selling of the company's recent games. The game has also received two DLC packs since its launch back in late 2020. According t...

SMITE Season 9 Introduces New Game Mode Slash and Hindu God Shiva

SMITE Season 9 Introduces New Game Mode Slash and Hindu God Shiva

Here's the round-up of what's coming to SMITE Season 9 over the next month or so, bringing huge changes to the game. This includes reworks, balance changes, huge game mode adjustments, and the release of the long-awaited God, Shiva. SMITE Season 9 is...

Spelunky 2 Finally Arriving On Xbox

Spelunky 2 Finally Arriving On Xbox

After over a year's wait, Spelunky 2 is finally making its way onto the Xbox consoles as well as Xbox Game Pass. Bringing a brand new, randomly-generated adventure each time just like its predecessor this month, here's everything you need to know abo...

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Dead By Daylight Drops ‘Racist’ Leatherface Masks

Following reports of racially-motivated harassment, developer Behaviour Interactive is removing The Cannibal’s cosmetic mask challenges in Dead by Daylight’s upcoming update. Players had condemned the cosmetics, citing the mask of Claudette Morel as ...

Behold, the Razer x Fossil Gaming Smartwatch

Razer and Fossil have collaborated to create a smartwatch targeted squarely at gamers, complete with RGB watch faces and Razer green watch straps. You had better move fast if you want to get your hands on one, this is a limited run! Razer made a show...

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Sims 4 2022 Roadmap Reveals Upcoming Game and Kit Packs

We're only a few days into 2022 and a new roadmap for The Sims 4 has been revealed. Expected soon will be two new Kit Packs, plus a new Game Pack, along with free content, community events, and even some surprises. The celebrations of New Year’...

PlayStation VR2 Announced with Specs and Launch Game Revealed

PlayStation VR2 Announced with Specs and Launch Game Revealed

The next generation of virtual reality is coming to the PlayStation. Sony have just revealed the name of their new virtual reality gaming technology, PlayStation VR2, set to be released for PS5. Also announced was a launch game, Horizon Call of the M...

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