18  octobre     19h26
Outriders arrives on Xbox Game Pass for PC tomorrow
   Square Enix and Microsoft have announced that Outriders is on the way to Xbox Game Pass for PC, and it’s due to arrive on the service tomorrow (October 19). And, if you’ve been playing People Can Fly’s action game on Steam, you can download a new patch that’ll let you enjoy cross-play with anyone...
Miss the Xbox 360’s blades? Well they’re back... on the Xbox website
   Microsoft is closing in on the 20th anniversary of the Xbox at an alarming rate, with the festivities set to occur on November 15, and ahead of whatever the company has planned, the Xbox site has suddenly started paying tribute to the Xbox 360 blades dashboard.If you head on over to the site right...
Salt and Sacrifice will be exclusive to Epic Games Store on PC
   Ska Studios, the developer of the souls-like platformer Salt and Sanctuary and its highly-anticipated follow-up Salt and Sacrifice, has announced the PC version of the game will be an Epic Games Store exclusive.The game has not yet got a solid release date, but we do know that it’s aiming to launch...
Ash is Apex Legends’ next playable hero, Season 11 trailer coming later this week
   Apex Legends is getting another new hero, Ash, when Season 11 - Escape - kicks off at some point in the not-too-distant future.Thanks to a brand new Stories from the Outlands trailer (embedded below) released by Apex Legends developer Respawn and publisher EA today, we know the name and backstory...
Genshin Impact Wishes - How to unlock Tuned to the World’s Sounds
   Genshin Impact Wishes is the last Archon quest in the Inazuma storyline. Read more
Tales Of Arise breaks series records, Madden NFL 22 2nd highest-selling game of 2021 - NPD
   Madden NFL 22 and Tales of Arise lead the charge in this month’s NPD report, with both games making an impressive dent on an industry that continues to grow year-on-year.First off, though, let’s look at the hardware figures - which themselves are quite impressive. As per the report, shared as ever...
Genshin Impact Star Shaped Gems and where to find Electro Seelies
   Genshin Impact Star Shaped Gems are part of the new Tsurumi Island quests, but you’ll need to finish the first couple of stages first to get a new gadget, the Peculiar Pinion. Read more
Elden Ring gets free closed network test, coming to consoles in November
   FromSoftware’s Elden Ring is getting a closed network test in November, publisher Bandai Namco has revealed today.The test, which is being held in order to improve the quality of the product will be completely free to all who get in, and will run as five sessions. You will need to register for a...
Elden Ring delayed to February
   We sadly won’t be playing Elden Ring in January next year as we previously thought. Today, Bandai Namco announced that FromSoftware’s highly-anticipated action RPG has been pushed back to February 25, 2022.Elden Ring was previously set for release on January 21, 2022 so that’s about a one-month...
Square Enix once again hints that Final Fantasy 14 could come to Xbox
   For what seems like the hundredth time, it looks like we’ve nudged a little bit closer to seeing Final Fantasy 14 come to Xbox. There’s no time like the present to be into Final Fantasy 14: the game is going from strength to strength, and Square Enix has recently announced it’s attracted over 24...
Guardians of the Galaxy PC specs revealed, needs 150GB disc space
   Square Enix has announced the system specs for Marvels’ Guardians of the Galaxy, revealing that the game will require an eye-watering storage space of 150GB on PC.As per the game’s Steam page, the game will eat up a frankly jaw-dropping 150GB of storage of disk space. Compared to other current-gen...
Call of Duty: Warzone and Vanguard’s Ricochet anti-cheat leak was planned
   Shortly after Activision announced the new Call of Duty anti-cheat, Ricochet, it came out that a build of the new software got leaked, and that cheat creators were already reverse-engineering it.But Activision is fine with that, because the company expected this to happen. Prior to Ricochet’s...
Gotham Knights trailer reminds us it’s about the Court of Owls
   Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League wasn’t the only big game at the DC FanDome, we also got a fresh look at WB Montreal’s Gotham Knights, thanks to a new story trailer.This is our first proper look at the game since last year’s FanDome. But unlike last year’s gameplay debut, this time the...
30 seconds of terrible quality Elden Ring gameplay have leaked
   Elden Ring is one of those games that managed to achieve legendary status even before it’s out, the sort of game that gets people to salivate over its every detail, no matter how small.Over the weekend, a brief Elden Ring gameplay video leaked online. Even though it was quickly taken down, mirrors...
17  octobre     16h48
Ubisoft may have leaked the Rainbow Six Extraction release date
   It looks like Ubisoft may have accidentally given us an insight as to when Rainbow Six Extraction, its upcoming, oft-delayed PvE co-op game, may launch.The game - previously known as Rainbow Six Parasite, then Rainbow Six Quarantine before the publisher changed it in the wake of the Covid-19...
FIFA issues statement taking shots at EA’s dominance of football games
   The on-going fracture between EA and FIFA seems to have widened over the weekend, as the football body issued a statement seemingly directly targeted at EA, noting that it believes football gaming and esports must involve more than one party controlling and exploiting all rights .It’s been a...
Minecraft Dungeons is getting seasons, a battle pass and more
   Hack-and-slash dungeon-crawling Minecraft spin-off, Minecraft Dungeons, will be getting even more new content later this year - with plenty more set to be added further down the line. Heroes, the adventure continues announced the official Minecraft Dungeons Twitter account during this year’s...
16  octobre     19h08
Minecraft’s Caves & Cliffs: Part 2 coming soon, The Wild update and Allay mob coming in 2022
   During Minecon Live today, Mojang introduced the next big update to Minecraft: The Wild Update.The free update will introduce new gameplay mechanics, depth, and new blocks and mobs, including mud, mangrove trees and swamps, updated swamps, frogs, and frog eggs. Players will also be able to place...
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League trailer released out of DC FanDome
   Warner Bros. Games and DC today released a new story trailer for Rocksteady’s Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League.Shown off during DC FanDome today, the brand-new story trailer sheds light on the origins of Amanda Waller’s Task Force X - also known as the Suicide Squad.Suicide Squad: Kill The...
Minecraft coming to Game Pass PC in a bundle that includes both the Java and Bedrock Editions
   Minecraft is coming to Game Pass for PC on November 2 in bundle form.The game is available through Game Pass for Xbox already and has been for a while, but this is the first time it’s being made available on the service for PC.The bundle is called the Minecraft: PC Bundle, and it includes both the...
Steam has banned games based on blockchain tech with NFTs, but Epic seems down with adding them to its store
   Valve has added a new regulation to Steam’s onboarding page which essentially bans the sale of games that make use of blockchain technology on its platform.The new regulation was noticed by SpacePirate Games which developed the game Age of Rust. This particular game makes use of blockchain...
Epic Games will give you a 10 Epic Coupon if you sign up for its emails
   Epic Games want to give you 10. But in order to earn it, you will need to hand over your email address.See, here’s the deal: Epic is handing out a 10 Epic Coupon to everyone who signs up to receive emails from the company. The emails will contain news on new releases, free game drops, and...
What are you playing this weekend?
   There’s nothing better than coming home after finishing a 40 hour workweek and spending the next couple of days doing nothing of importance. It feels great to toss your keys on the table by the door, kick your shoes off, walk into the kitchen, grab a cold one, plop down on the couch, grab the...
15  octobre     17h50
The Invincible teaser gives us a look at the upcoming sci-fi thriller where your choices have consequences
   Indie developer Starward Industries has a really neat-looking sci-fi thriller in the works called The Invincible, which is set in a retro-future timeline. Today, we get a new look at it.Announced last year, in this first-person game, you play as a scientist who wakes up on the hostile planet Regis...
Far Cry 6 Seeds of Love - All Lorenzo’s children locations
   Far Cry 6 The Seeds of Love is another Yaran Story in El Este, one with a substantial XP reward and a new charm up for grabs. Read more
The Froggy Chair is finally coming to Animal Crossing New Horizons
   On this blessed day of Animal Crossing news, one earth-shattering revelation stands out above all others: the froggy chair is coming to Animal Crossing New Horizons. The long-awaited furniture item was teased some 11 minutes into the free update section of Nintendo’s Animal Crossing Direct,...
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Happy Home Paradise is paid DLC coming in November
   Not only is Animal Crossing: New Horizons getting a free update in November, but paid DLC called Happy Home Paradise is also in the pipelineand set to release on the same day.In addition to this free update, Happy Home Paradise gives you the chance to join Lottie and the Paradise Planning team. In...
Animal Crossing: New Horizons free update lands on November 5
   Animal Crossing: New Horizons is getting a free update on November 5, and it brings Brewster to the game.Brewster will be opening a cafe on the second floor of the museum. The Roost will become available after you fulfill a certain favor for museum director Blathers. The Roost offers hand-selected...
The Xbox Series X replica mini fridge goes on pre-sale next week
   Just in time for the holidays, Microsoft has introduced the Xbox Series X replica mini fridge, which would look great in our nerd room.Starting out as a meme, and first teased during E3 2021, the real-life mini fridge was created in partnership with Ukonic , and features LEDs and surface features...
GTA Online UFO Event: All UFO locations
   Grand Theft Auto has long since abandoned its roots as a gritty gangster sim, and to go along with the flying motorbikes and bigfoot shenanigans, this weekend’s GTA Online UFO event adds an extraterrestrial edge to Los Santos and the state of San Andreas. Calling it an event might be a bit of a...
Back 4 Blood review - modern co-op done right
   The influence and legacy of Left 4 Dead were never in question, but there exists this idea that Turtle Rock and Valve’s classic co-op zombie shooter had a nebulous quality that cannot be articulated; a formula that no one has been able to replicate.In the lead-up to the launch of Back 4 Blood, the...
Sony brings back the PS5 register to buy program
   Sony wants you to register for an opportunity to purchase a PS5 console.The company has brought back its register to buy program in order for folks to have a chance at finally getting a PS5.Registering isn’t a guarantee that you will get an invite to purchase the console, but at least it’s an...
Watch the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct here
   Today, Nintendo will host a Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct showcase, and you can watch it right here with us.The 20-minute showcase kicks off at 10am ET, 3pm UK and will detail Animal Crossing’s November content update, which will see The Roost added to the game - going by a previous tease...
Lego review rejects sets based on Zelda, Metroid, Animal Crossing, and Among Us - they won’t be released
   Fan hopes for Lego sets based on Zelda and Metroid are dashed today as the latest Lego Ideas review decisions are unveiled - and several video game related sets are among those rejected.These sets have been in review for quite some time - we reported on them way back in January of this year. Since...
Back 4 Blood’s first hotfix makes it so you’re not running into special zombies constantly
   It’s only been a few days since Back 4 Blood released, and developer Turtle Rock is already addressing some of the more common concerns. The game’s first hotfix, released overnight, specifically targets the spawn rate of special zombies, and makes a few tweaks to the Swarm PvP mode.First, when...
Dungeon Encounters is interesting, deep, and probably the most mechanically rich Square Enix game in years
   What are the most important aspects of a role-playing game? Is it the characters, the story? The artistic vision of a believable yet fantastical world? Or is it the mechanics? Hiroyuki Ito definitely thinks it’s the latter.And maybe we should be listening to him. Ito’s resume speaks for itself - he...
Progress-blocking bug found in Metroid Dread, but you can avoid it
   Metroid Dread players may run into a fairly serious bug while playing. Nintendo issued a warning today, confirming that a patch is in the works to fix the bug, which could block player progression.The bug can occur towards the end of the game. It usually causes it to crash, displaying the Software...
Call of Duty: Warzone and Vanguard anti-cheat Ricochet seemingly leaked and is being reverse-engineered
   Earlier this week, Activision and Call of Duty developers excitedly unveiled Ricochet, a new kernel-level anti-cheat software for Warzone and Vanguard. The tech is supposed to be the developer’s answer to the cheating pandemic in Warzone, but it’s not off to a good start.According to Anti-Cheat...
Crysis Remastered Trilogy review - defying time
   Crysis is 14 years old. That’s such a hard fact to get my head around. That’s the same year God of War 2 released on the PS2. Even the most recent game in the trilogy included in this package, Crysis 3, arrived eight years ago. Yet, pick any game from this trio, all spruced up for modern consoles,...
Crysis Remastered Trilogy - Three classic shooters now better than ever
   Crysis Remastered Trilogy brings three iconic first-person shooters to PC and consoles on October 15, featuring a host of visual upgrades and hundreds of performance improvements that make them look and feel better than ever. Each game has been painstakingly remastered, relaunching what were...
14  octobre     17h43
Should you kill McKay or let him live in Far Cry 6?
   Whether to kill McKay in Far Cry 6 or let him live might seem like a big decision, but it really isn’t. Read more
Baldur’s Gate 3 update overhauls visuals, adds Sorcerer class and new area to explore
   The sixth major update for Baldur’s Gate 3 has been detailed by Larian.Information on the patch was provided during the fourth Panel From Hell live show. Baldur’s Gate 3’s sixth and largest major patch, Forging the Arcane, introduces a new playable Sorcerer class, as well as the new region known...
Far Cry 6 High Supply - How to find the military supply drop
   Far Cry 6 High Supply is one among many Treasure Hunts Dani can find across Yara, but the rewards make this one more appealing than most. Read more
FIFA 22 Best Pre-Contract and Free Agent Signings: Where to find the best free transfers
   For a few years in FIFA, pre-contract signings were incredibly overpowered. After just half a season, your mediocre mid-table team could pillage the benches of Europe’s top clubs and stack their squad with players that would usually be far outside of their financial capability for the upcoming...
Call of Duty: Vanguard’s Zombies mode revealed in new trailer
   It wouldn’t be a Call of Duty game without a Zombies mode, and that is exactly what Vanguard is getting courtesy of Treyarch. The four-person co-op mode continues and expands on the Dark Aether story first experienced in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. Set in World War 2 in the ruins of...
Battlefield 2042’s Hazard Zone finally detailed - Tarkov meets The Division’s Dark Zone
   Just a few weeks off from launch, we finally know what Battlefield 2042’s Hazard Zone is, how it’s going to play, and more. We even got our first look at it thanks to a new gameplay trailer.Ahead of the trailer’s release, DICE shared Hazard Zone gameplay details with VG247, and it sounds as...
Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Borderlands 3, and Dirt 5 are free to play with Xbox Gold and Ultimate
   Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate users can try three games for free this weekend.The games this weekend are Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Borderlands 3, and Dirt 5. Each is also available at a discount over the weekend, and should you make a purchase, you can continue playing while...
Far Cry 6 Paint the Town - All Paint the Town statues locations
   Far Cry 6 Paint the Town is a difficult Yaran Story you can take on after infiltrating Esperanza, but you’ll need your wits about you. Read more
Solar Ash delayed to December
   Annapurna Interactive and Heart Machine have announced a delay for Solar Ash.Originally set to release on October 26, the 3D third-person action platformer will instead arrive on PC and PlayStation on December 2.According to Heart Machine, the studio wants to game to shine, therefore, it needs...
Genshin Impact Childe build guide - The best Childe weapons, Artifacts, and F2P build
   The best Genshin Impact Childe build turns an already versatile character into a Hydro powerhouse. Read more