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Minecraft Caves & Cliffs Update Split In Two, Part Two Coming In Winter

The upcoming Minecraft Caves & Cliffs update has been delayed...sort of. Mojang says it's splitting the update in two, with part two coming in winter.

First Major Everspace 2 Update To Add New Companion And More

Everspace 2 is getting a big update later this month, with a new companion, new story missions, and more on the cards for Early Access players.

Master the Dead in the Valheim Necromancy Mod

A newly-released mod for Valheim allows your character to master the art of necromancy and lead an army of the undead into battle.

Strangeland is a Poetic Horror Adventure Coming this May

Strangeland has the player waking up in a surreal carnival where a woman cries out to you before leaping to her death. Why? Well, I guess you'll have to find out.

Mordhau Update Brings New Weapon, Gameplay Tweaks, And More

There's a new Mordhau update in town, and it's bringing some fun extras to try out, including a new weapon and some gameplay tweaks.

Forager Developers Respond to Multiplayer Cancellation

Several Forager developers have responded to the announcement of the game's multiplayer being canceled, accusing the game's creator of mismanagement.

Roblox Monopoly Revealed and Open for Pre-Orders

Roblox Monopoly and Roblox Nerf guns are debuting this year, and you can pre-order Roblox's take on the Monopoly board game right now.

Be a Social Media Star in Youtubers Life 2, Coming 2021

U-Play Online and Raiser Games have announced Youtubers Life 2, a sequel to the popular 2016 management game that has you trying to be a social media star.

Capcom Ransomware Attack Partly Caused by COVID-19 Work Changes

The Capcom ransomware attack from late 2020 was partly caused by a requirement to work from home in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Gord is a Single-Player Tactical Title Cross Between Witcher and Stronghold

Gord is an adventure strategy city-builder title with survival elements set in a dark fantasy setting, mixing RPG and Simulation/Strategy

Square Enix Reveals New Final Fantasy VII Remake Yuffie Episode Details

Square Enix has revealed new details regarding the upcoming Yuffie episode in Final Fantasy VII Remake - Intergrade on PS5.

Game And Learn How To Program with Oh My Git!

Oh My Git! is a free video game that uses card game mechanics to help players learn how to use open source git programming.

Sumo Digital Reveals Hood: Outlaws And Legends DualSense Features

Sony and Sumo Digital have revealed some of the DualSense features coming to Robin Hood adventure Hood: Outlaws and Legends on PS5.

PS5's First Major Update Includes PS5 USB Storage, New Social Features, App Update

PS5 games can soon be stored on compatible external USB drives, which is pretty cool. You'll also be able to Share Play across console generations now as well.

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Update Adds New Roguelite Mode

A new Warhammer: Vermintide 2 update is coming. The Chaos Wastes update brings with it a brand new roguelite-inspired game mode.

Watch Dogs: Legion Modding is Getting Major Improvements

Watch Dogs: Legion modding is getting some serious improvements this week with the introduction of Nomad Group's Scripthook.

Pokemon Go Friendship Day Will Let You Earn 160K XP

A new Pokemon Go Friendship Day event is coming soon and will have a higher spawn for some Grass-types and a chance to earn 160K XP.

Civilization 6 Free Update 6 is Adding Trebuchets

Civilization 6 Free Update 6 will arrive before the end of April 2021 and feature a bunch of civilization changes and the introduction of trebuchets.

Binding of Isaac Multiplayer Discovered in Latest Game

A Binding of Isaac multiplayer mode has been discovered in the latest DLC release, although it's sadly not as stable as you'd like.

Activision Sues Indie Dev Over 'Warzone" Trademark

Activision has sued Warzone.com over the Warzone trademark, despite the site being years older than Activision's game, but for an unusual reason

Source Engine Reportedly Has a Serious Exploit That Valve Ignored For Years

Valve has had reports of a zero-day exploit in Source Engine for two years, impacting games like CSGO and Tema Fortress 2 and not fixed the issue

Explorer Mod Turns Mount and Blade Warband into a Third-Person Open-World

The 1.0 release for the Explorer mod for Mount and Blade Warband turns the game into an open-world style RPG with no overworld map.

'Mighty Doom' Mobile Game is Quietly Being Tested

The Mighty Doom mobile game is quietly being testing on Android, and a new trailer suggests a public reveal is coming soon.

Yahoo! Answers Immortalized in The Typing of the Dead: Overkill

Yahoo! Answers is shutting down for good in May 2021, but it will live on forever as a very strange The Typing of the Dead: Overkill mod on Steam.

Epic Games Store Expected to Be Profitable by 2023

New court documents reveal that the Epic Games Store is expected to be profitable by 2023 and has spent over $700 million in revenue share to developers.

Datamined Fallout 76 Expedition Shows Washington D.C.

A datamined Fallout 76 Expedition has revealed what may be a location gamers can visit outside of Appalachia: Washington D.C., the setting of Fallout 3.

TimeSplitters 2 Port Finally Unlocked in Homefront: The Revolution

A secret Timesplitters 2 port was hidden in Homefront: The Revolution and a team of people have finally worked out how to unlock it.

Trials of Fire, a Deck-Building Tactical Title, is Now Out of Steam's Early Access

Trials of Fire--a deckbuilding tactical game where players guide a party of three heroes through a ruined world--has launched off of Steam's Early Access.

Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlord Mod Seeks to Recreate Azeroth

The Mount and Warcraft Reborn mod is an in-development mod looking to recreate the world of Warcraft in Mount and Blade II: Bannerlord.

Anvil Saga Is A Medieval Blacksmith Sim Coming To PC In Late 2021

New PC blacksmithing sim Anvil Saga will let you manage your own medieval smithy, complete with staff and facilities. It's coming to Steam in late 2021.