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May Xbox Update Arrives With Dynamic Backgrounds and Quick Resume Improvements Cover

May Xbox Update Arrives With Dynamic Backgrounds and Quick Resume Improvements

The Xbox May update has finally arrived with improvements to many prominent Series X/S features such as quick resume and dynamic backgrounds, as well as brand new features and settings to help you get the best out of whichever console. Here...

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Could a TSM Esports Skin Come to Apex?

Artwork for a TSM-themed Wraith skin has surfaced on Twitter - could it make its way into Apex Legends? No official acknowledgment has occurred, though eSports fans and those of Team SoloMid support the concept, nonetheless. A potential sk...

Tattoo Punk Announced for Nintendo Switch and Steam

Tattoo Punk Announced for Nintendo Switch and Steam

Ink your way through a cyberpunk future in Tattoo Punk. Announced for the Nintendo Switch and Steam, the game’s announcement trailer provides an overview of the game. Available to wishlist on Steam now, Tattoo Punk’s release date is expecte...

SEGA Announces Lost Judgement, Sequel to Judgement

SEGA Announces Lost Judgment, Sequel to Yakuza Spin-Off Judgment

SEGA announces Lost Judgment, the sequel to Judgment, the fantastic detective thriller released back in 2019. However, unlike last year’s massive Yakuza: Like a Dragon, it will be retaining a real-time combat system, sticking closer to the ...

Nintendo Switch Sales Milestone Reached, Taking 4th Place

Nintendo Switch Sales Milestone Reached

A new Nintendo Switch sales milestone has been reached according to the most recent data from Nintendo. Nintendo's previously 4th best selling console has now relinquished that title to the formidable Switch hybrid system. With big games co...

Mojang Sets a New Minecraft Active Users Record

Mojang Sets a New Minecraft Active Users Record

Mojang has set a new Minecraft monthly active users record, as the humble indie game turned juggernaut continues to be incredibly successful. This and a bunch of other information comes from a recent Minecraft franchise fact sheet released ...

Chernobylite, coming to PC and Consoles July 2021

Chernobylite Is Coming to PC and Consoles This July

Privat Stalker! Developers The Farm 51 and publishers All In! Games are set to unveil their near-photorealistic depiction of The Zone via Chernobylite, launching on PC, Xbox One and PS4 in July. Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5 versions wi...

Nintendo Launches Game Builder Garage Reveal Trailer

Nintendo Launches Game Builder Garage Reveal Trailer

Nintendo has just unleashed a reveal trailer for Game Builder Garage, a new educational game creation software. Launching in early Summer with a cheap price tag, it looks to be a great little toy to teach newcomers about game design. Ninten...

EA Releases Mass Effect Legendary Edition Performance Details

EA Releases Mass Effect Legendary Edition Performance Details

Want to know what FPS and resolution the upcoming Mass Effect remastered trilogy will run at on your console? Now, you can find out the newly released Mass Effect Legendary Edition performance details for all systems the trilogy is being re...

Gaming News #151

Gaming News #151 – Ratchet & Clank: A Rift in Time Gameplay, Toys For Bob Shifted to CoD: Warzone, Konami Skipping E3 2021

Fresh news on Toys For Bob being shifted to work on Call of Duty: Warzone, the amazing gameplay showcase of Lost Soul Aside and Ratchet & Clank: A Rift in Time, Returnal releasing to great reviews, Konami not attending this year's E3, and m...

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Rumor: Screenshots of Total War: WARHAMMER III Leaked

Images showing Katarin Bokha defending against Chaos forces in the Chaos Wastes have been leaked. The leak came from an anonymous source on the /vg/ thread on 4chan, who also revealed that a gameplay trailer would likely be released in mid-...

Xbox Exclusive Sunset Overdrive Trademark Registered by Sony

Xbox Exclusive Sunset Overdrive Trademark Registered by Sony

Sony Interactive Entertainment has registered a trademark on Sunset Overdrive, an Xbox and Windows exclusive developed by Sony-owned Insomniac Games. It does not necessarily mean anything, but it could depending what Sony does with the IP. ...

Partnership With Discord Announced By PlayStation

PlayStation has announced a partnership with Discord, acquiring a minority interest in the communication service. In a blog post, Jim Ryan, President and CEO of PlayStation, provided details on the deal, including plans to begin integrating...

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Cloud9 Returns to Apex Legends

Cloud9 has picked up a new Apex roster after having dropped their first in 2019. This signing comes just in time for the Apex Global Series Championship, which boasts a massive prize pool. The popular org, already established in League and ...

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Xbox Releases Huge Backwards Compatibility Enhancement Drop

Xbox releases a batch of backwards compatibility enhancements for old and new games alike. From FPS boosts to visual enhancements, over 90 titles now take advantage of these features. Players will be able to enjoy these improvements from to...

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Songs of Conquest Closed Alpha Invitations Coming May 2021

Songs of Conquest is nearing its closed alpha testing phase. The indie developers behind the project - Lavapotion, have announced that the first batch of invites for small-scale testing and feedback are scheduled to go out by late May 2021....

Halo Infinite Gameplay Teased for Summer by Developer

In the newest Inside Infinite blog, the developers hinted at new Halo Infinite gameplay coming this Summer. Jeff Guy, Producer for Infinite, and Mike Romero, Development Lead on the game, gave additional details on the PC version of the gam...

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Konami will Skip E3 2021 and Show Future Projects in the “Coming Months”

Konami has announced via Twitter that they will not be attending E3 2021. However, the publisher will reveal information on future projects within the "coming months" and has stated that a number of projects are "in deep development". Konam...

Titanfall 2 Is Free-to-Play for a Limited Time

Respawn announces that Titanfall 2 is free-to-play. The 2016 title that mixed fast paced Pilot gameplay with mechanized Titan skirmishes is experiencing a resurgence in popularity ahead of the Apex Legends Legacy update. Titanfall 2 is free...

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Toys For Bob Gets Hit With Layoffs and Shifted To Call of Duty Development

Toys For Bob has suffered layoffs and has been moved to work on Call of Duty. Now, every company under the Activision umbrella works on Call of Duty in some capacity. Toys For Bob is best known for the recent Spyro, and Crash Bandicoot rema...

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Lost Soul Aside 18 Minute Gameplay Trailer Released

Lost Soul Aside is a fast-action RPG created by UltiZero Games, a Chinese development studio with an 18-minute gameplay trailer that was just released, featuring fast-paced fights and stunning visuals. This Sony game is now optimized for th...

New Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Gameplay Revealed at State of Play Cover

New Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Gameplay Revealed at State of Play

PlayStation dropped a supersized gameplay video for the new Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart at today's State of Play. The lengthy demo offered an in-depth look at some core parts of its gameplay, as well as its stunning visuals. Rift Apart will...

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Among Us Coming to PlayStation Consoles Later This Year

The unexpected hit game of 2020, Among Us, will arrive on PlayStation later this year. A trailer shown at PlayStation's State of Play revealed some console-exclusive cosmetics, and crossplay functionality. This latest news signals that Amon...

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New PreShow Interactive App Will Let Users Convert Their Time Into In-Game Currency

The PreShow Interactive app comes from MoviePass co-founder Stacy Spikes. It is designed to provide in-game currency in exchange for time watching ads. The mobile app will have no third-party platform or game integration and includes facial...

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Is Coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X This Summer

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order will be getting an upgrade for PS5 and Xbox Series X this summer. This new show of support shows that EA and Respawn's single-player adventure game still has some strong legs even after a little over a year. St...

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Next-Gen Cyberpunk 2077 Testing a Top Priority, CDPR Assure Investors

CD Projekt Red representatives reassured investors that QA testing will be a top priority for Cyberpunk 2077's next-gen console launch. The team is looking forward to returning to the PlayStation Store, but the final decision lies with Sony...

Returnal Debuts With Great Reviews.

Returnal Debuts With Great Reviews

Returnal has debuted with a score of 86 on Metacritic, pointing to fantastic reviews for this anticipated title. It is the latest release from Housemarque. The PS5 exclusive is a sci-fi roguelike that has you fighting to stay alive in const...

Apex Legends: Legacy Ranked Details Revealed

In a news update from Respawn, Apex Legends: Legacy Ranked was announced. New details regarding maps and split dates for the upcoming season of Ranked were given. Respawn provided statistics on player distribution between ranks for Season 8...

Gaming News #150

Gaming News #150 – Knights of the Old Republic Remake, Captain America 4 Announcement, Battlefield 2021 Information

Fresh news on Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic remake, upcoming mainline and mobile Battlefield games, Captain America 4 movie announcement, Days Gone 2 petition, and more. The past week brought about a healthy mix of news from all co...

The Last of Us Part 3 Has a Written Outline, but Not in Development

The Last of Us Part 3 Has a Written Outline, but Not in Development

Neil Druckmann and Halley Gross have an outline written for The Last of Us Part 3, but it is not in development. Naughty Dog is currently having internal discussions about the next game, whether that is Part 3 or a new IP. Regarding The Las...

Crowbar Collective Drops Black Mesa Xen Museum Update

Crowbar Collective Drops Black Mesa Xen Museum Update

Crowbar Collective, the excellent developers of Black Mesa, just dropped the Black Mesa Xen Museum update. The bulk of it is an interactive, virtual museum in the form of an official mod for the game. This is a very cool idea, an interactiv...

Monster Hunter Rise Update 2.0 New Monsters and More

Monster Hunter Rise Update 2.0 – New Monsters and More

Capcom has released the Monster Hunter Rise 2.0 update, unleashing new monsters Chameleos, Kushala Daora, Teostra and more. Your hunter rank will also increase once certain conditions are met, unlocking more of the update's content for play...

Super Mario Party Adds Online Modes Almost 3 Years Later

After nearly 3 years, Super Mario Party adds online support for 3 game modes. The game now supports online play for Board Game Mode, Partner Party, Free Play (minigames), along with multiple ways of inviting friends to play online. In an ...

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What’s Going On With Shiv’s Twitch Ban?

Shiv received a one-week Twitch ban for raging against an infamous hacker, known as Tufi, during an Apex match. This article expands on the argument made by him and his fans that the suspension is undeserved, considering the stress brought ...

iOS Update Adds PS5 and Xbox Controller Support

The latest Apple update, iOS 14.5, has officially added support for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S controllers. All you need to do is download the update, and iOS 14.5 will natively support PlayStation and Xbox Series X/S controllers on compatible...

Arenas Gameplay Trailer Reveals Info on Mode and Legend

Respawn has unveiled the permanent game mode called Arenas. New details about this mode have been announced through an Arenas gameplay trailer and news update. In addition, new info on Valkyrie has been revealed along with new changes to Ol...

Days Gone 2 Petition Gathers Over 86,000 Signatures

A petition campaigning for the development of Days Gone 2 on Change.Org has amassed over 86,000 signatures. Following claims of a Days Gone sequel being turned down by Sony, fan outcry for a follow-up has been louder than ever before. Start...

Respawn Dev Says Valkyrie Might Be Overpowered

Valkyrie Might Be Overpowered According to Respawn Dev

Apex Legends Season 9 introduces Valkyrie to the arena. Daniel Klein, lead designer on the game, thinks Valkyrie might be overpowered. Here is a breakdown of some of her possible abilities including Hover and Flight Core based on what is kn...

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Captain America 4 Announced With Falcon and The Winter Soldier Writing Team

Captain America 4 has been officially announced! Malcolm Spellman and Dalan Musson will co-write the feature film, but that's all that is known about the film. Spellman was the showrunner for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, and Musson, a...

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EA Games Get 120FPS Support on Xbox Series X/S

An assortment of EA games on Xbox Series X/S is getting the platform's featured FPS Boost, delivering up to 120FPS. Made possible by the Xbox backwards compatibility team, more titles are now getting the smoother-than-ever frame rate. Let's...

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