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Assassin's Creed Shadows

After people asking for years, Assassin's Creed is finally headed to Japan in Assassin's Creed Shadows. The game follows the intertwined story of Naoe, an assassin, and Yusuke, a legendary samurai.…

May 21, 2024 | 01:44 EDT

Fragile exhaling smoke and smiling slightly in Death Stranding 2

Death Stranding 2 Filming and Recording Completed, Kojima Says

Death Stranding 2 mastermind and legendary auteur Hideo Kojima has revealed that the filming and recording process for the upcoming sequel is complete. In a recent radio interview (via Famitsu, with…

May 20, 2024 | 09:15 EDT

A shot of Yasuke in samurai armor in Assassin's Creed Shadows

Assassin’s Creed Shadows Won’t Be Always Online After All

Ubisoft has clarified that Assassin's Creed Shadows won't require an online connection to play, although you won't technically be able to play the game without being online at least once. In a post…

May 16, 2024 | 10:35 EDT

Assassin's Creed Shadows' main characters Naoe and Yasuke

Assassin's Creed Shadows Officially Revealed, Launches In November

Ubisoft has officially unveiled Assassin's Creed Shadows, the latest game in the long-running Assassin's Creed series, and it's got a release date already as well. Assassin's Creed Shadows will…

May 15, 2024 | 12:34 EDT

Jin looking out over a red flower field in Ghost of Tsushima

Ghost of Tsushima Is Unsupported on Steam Deck Due to PSN

Ghost of Tsushima's multiplayer mode won't be playable on Steam Deck, Sony and porting studio Nixxes have announced, and the reason once again involves PSN. In a post on X outlining the game's…

May 14, 2024 | 12:02 EDT

Kril holding a healing heart in Another Crab's Treasure

Another Crab's Treasure Sales Top 150k as Devs Promise to Fix Bugs

Developer and publisher Aggro Crab has announced that Another Crab's Treasure sales have hit a major milestone, and the studio has also shared its plans for the game going forward. In a post on…

May 3, 2024 | 09:01 EDT

The cast of The Umbrella Academy rendered as Funko Pops in the crossover action-adventure game Funko Fusion

Funko Fusion Release Date Brings Mashup Madness in September

10:10 Games and Funko have announced the Funko Fusion release date, with the game bringing 20 franchises to life in Funko form on PC and consoles later this year. Funko Fusion will officially launch…

April 30, 2024 | 11:31 EDT

Alan typing on a typewriter in Alan Wake 2

Alan Wake 2 Still Hasn't Earned Back Its Budget

Remedy Entertainment has released its financial statement for the first quarter of 2024, and it looks like survival horror sequel Alan Wake 2 has yet to make back its development and marketing budget…

April 29, 2024 | 11:22 EDT

A close-up of Akuma, the next DLC character for Street Fighter 6

Street Fighter 6 Akuma Release Date Revealed in Demonic Gameplay Trailer

Capcom has announced the Akuma release date for Street Fighter 6, and you'll be able to play as everyone's favorite demonic warrior next month. Akuma will be released (or perhaps that should be "…

April 29, 2024 | 09:34 EDT

Jin playing his flute while silhouetted by the sun in Ghost of Tsushima

Ghost of Tsushima PC System Requirements and Crossplay Details Revealed

Sony has announced the Ghost of Tsushima PC system requirements, and as you might expect, you're going to need a pretty hefty machine if you want to play the game at 4K and 60fps. The port is being…

April 17, 2024 | 08:56 EDT

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Another Crab's Treasure Review - Crab Battle

I'd like to start this Another Crab's Treasure review with an admission: I didn't know things were so brutal under the sea. Did you know crabs are literally killing each other down there with…

April 24, 2024 | 12:00 EDT

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Another Crab's Treasure

Set deep under the sea, Another Crab's Treasure is an all-new soulslike game from the team at Aggro Crab. With mechanics familiar to the genre, Another Crab's Treasure has the twist that you'll be…

April 6, 2024 | 12:09 EDT

A close-up of Hecate, the new god in Smite 2

Smite 2 Reveals First New God Alongside Silky-Smooth Unreal Engine 5 Gameplay

Smite 2 developer Titan Forge Games has revealed the first brand new god to be making their way to the upcoming MOBA sequel, and it's none other than the Greek goddess of witchcraft Hecate. In case…

March 22, 2024 | 10:32 EDT

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Marvel 1943: Rise of Hydra Led by Amy Hennig Revealed With Amazing Visuals and 2025 Release

During the State of Unreal panel from GDC 2024, Skydance New Media and Marvel Games just revealed the previously teased Marvel project helmed by Amy Hennig of Uncharted fame, Marvel 1943: Rise of the…

March 20, 2024 | 01:41 EDT

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Street Fighter 6 Reveals New DLC Character Akuma, Year 2 Content Already in Development

During a livestream hosted today, Capcom showcased the next character coming to its fighting game Street Fighter 6, Akuma. We get to see a short video showcasing Akuma, who has been confirmed to be…

March 11, 2024 | 06:21 EDT

Princess Peach dressed as a swordfighter in Princess Peach: Showtime!

Princess Peach: Showtime! Demo Arrives Alongside Trailer Revealing New Gameplay

Nintendo has released a free demo for the upcoming action-adventure game Princess Peach: Showtime!, alongside a brand new trailer revealing some new gameplay. The new trailer begins with a typically…

March 7, 2024 | 08:52 EST

Ghost of Tsushima Director's Cut Key Artwork

Ghost of Tsushima Announced for PC With NVIDIA DLSS 3, AMD FSR 3, Unlocked Frame Rate, and More

Today Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that the excellent Ghost of Tsushima is finally coming to a PC near you.  We're getting the Director's Cut version, including the Iki Island expansion…

March 6, 2024 | 11:38 EST

Alan Wake with his arms outstretched in a music video that features in Alan Wake 2

Minimum Alan Wake 2 PC Requirements Lowered After Remedy's Optimization Efforts

Remedy has announced that it has lowered the minimum PC requirements to play survival horror adventure Alan Wake 2. The studio says it's been working to optimize the popular sequel, which is Remedy'…

March 6, 2024 | 09:16 EST

Harley from Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League and flying on griffons in Hogwarts Legacy

Warner Bros Executive Believes AAA Console Market is "Very Volatile," Eyes Mobile and Live Services

JB Perrette, Warner Bros. Discovery CEO for Global Streaming and Games spoke about the company's gaming business at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference. During the…

March 5, 2024 | 02:37 EST

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Pacific Drive Review - Beep Beep

This Pacific Drive review will tell you how we get on during our West Coast adventure in this atom-flavored, mad-science romp.  If you enjoy this review, you might want to check out our other…

March 5, 2024 | 01:30 EST

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Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders Resources Guide | Where to Find Crafting Materials

Our Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders Resources Guide will tell you where you can find the crafting resources you need to make your equipment! Shortly after completing the tutorial in Robin Hood -…

February 29, 2024 | 10:09 EST

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Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders Map and Locations Guide

Our Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders Map and Locations Guide will show you the Map and tell you about the Regions of the game. Once you've grasped the basics of Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders, you'll…

February 29, 2024 | 10:09 EST

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Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders Guide | Tips and Tricks for Beginners

Our Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders Guide will teach you the basics, explain the HUD, and give you a walkthrough for the first hour of the game! Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders has you taking on the…

February 29, 2024 | 10:09 EST

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Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders

Robin Hood - Sherwood Builders puts you in the shoes of the legendary English outlaw. Fight against bandits and the crown in exciting action-adventure gameplay while also building up Robin's Village…

March 1, 2024 | 04:19 EST

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Nintendo Sues Creators of Switch Emulator Yuzu

Nintendo has filed a civil lawsuit against creators of the popular free Switch emulator Yuzu Tropic Haze with the US District Coury of Rhode Island in an attempt to shut down a major player in the…

February 27, 2024 | 05:54 EST

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Pacific Drive Resources Guide

Our Pacific Drive Resources Guide will show you where to get all of the important resources in the game and that best ways to farm them quickly when you need a lot of them in a hurry.  If you enjoy…

February 25, 2024 | 10:33 EST

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Pacific Drive Starter Guide - How to Drive to Survive

Our Pacific Drive starter guide will walk you through the stuff you need to know to make your road trip across The Zone as safe as possible, as well as some of the tips and tricks that the game…

February 25, 2024 | 10:32 EST

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Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League's Sales Disappointed, Hogwarts Legacy Is a "Big Win"

Today Warner Bros Discovery presented its financial results for Q4 2024, and highlighted the continued strong performance of Hogwarts Legacy and the underperformance of Suicide Squad: Kill the…

February 23, 2024 | 10:03 EST

Promotional artwork of the Tomb Raider Shadows of Truth RPG book.

Tomb Raider: Shadows of Truth TTRPG Announced by Evil Hat Productions

The world of Tomb Raider has been revitalized recently. A Netflix animated series is coming. Tomb Raider 1 - 3 Remastered came out, bringing Lara Croft's adventures to a modern audience. Now, Evil…

February 22, 2024 | 02:49 EST

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Skull and Bones Review - Dead and Buried Already

As I set sail in Skull and Bones I am reminded of many experiences. There is a vague glimmer of the remnants of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag here occasionally, but most of the time I recall a lot…

February 21, 2024 | 10:05 EST

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Alan Wake 2 Sales Reach 1.3 Million, Fastest-Selling Remedy Game So Far

Remedy has revealed sales figures for survival horror sequel Alan Wake 2, and it's the studio's fastest-selling title to date. Per an official announcement, Alan Wake 2 sold a million copies by the…

February 16, 2024 | 03:17 EST

Princess Peach singing in her new Mermaid transformation in Princess Peach: Showtime!

Princess Peach: Showtime! Gets Brand New Trailer Showing Off Four Fun Transformations

Nintendo has revealed four new transformations making their way to the upcoming action-adventure title Princess Peach: Showtime! next month. Last month, we got an in-depth look at some of the…

February 14, 2024 | 09:24 EST

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Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden Review – Frontier Spirits

Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden continues developer Don't Nod's history of ambitious interactive narratives. It is a refinement of the team's character-driven thematic storytelling while still…

February 12, 2024 | 12:00 EST

Artwork of Ed from Street Fighter 6

Next Street Fighter 6 DLC Character Ed Gets Release Date and Gameplay Reveal

Capcom has revealed the release date of Street Fighter 6's next DLC character, Ed, alongside a first look at his gameplay.  Ed will launch on February 27 and will be the 21st playable character of…

February 8, 2024 | 07:04 EST

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GTA6 Publisher Senses "Much Higher" Anticipation Compared to GTA5, Discusses Ominous Cost Reduction

During Take-Two Interactive Software's financial conference call, CEO Strauss Zelnick and CFO Lainie Goldstein talked about Grand Theft Auto 6, but also about a much more ominous topic. Speaking of…

February 8, 2024 | 06:02 EST

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Ubisoft CEO Expects GTA6 Release to Benefit His Own Games as Well, Comments on Microsoft Rumors

Today, during the quarterly financial conference call for investors and analysts, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot commented on Grand Theft Auto 6, the future of Xbox, and Skull and Bones. Guillemot was…

February 8, 2024 | 01:52 EST

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Genshin Impact Competitor Wuthering Waves Introduces Jianxin, Closed Beta Date Announced

Kuro Games released a new trailer of its upcoming action RPG Wuthering Waves, introducing a new character named Jianxin, and announced the start date of the next closed beta. The second phase of the…

February 7, 2024 | 04:53 EST

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Nintendo Switch Has Sold 139.36 Million Units, Super Mario Bros. Wonder Sold 11.96 Million Copies

Today Nintendo announced its financial results for the first nine months of the fiscal year, related to the period between April 2023 and December 2023, including an update on Nintendo Switch unit…

February 6, 2024 | 01:40 EST

The Living Doll and Fragile in Death Stranding 2: on The Beach

Hideo Kojima Discusses Death Stranding 2's Living Doll and Cliff's Absence

Following the new reveal of Death Stranding 2: on The Beach, Hideo Kojima himself has been offering more insight into several aspects of the game. Today we hear more about the peculiar living doll…

February 4, 2024 | 06:02 EST

 Death Stranding 2: on the Beach - Léa Seydoux as Fragile

Hideo Kojima Explains Additional Hands on Fragile's Shoulders in Death Stranding 2: on the Beach

The trailer of Death Stranding 2: on the Beach showcased at the latest PlayStation State of Play featured prominently an additional set of hands on Fragile's shoulders.  The character, who plays a…

February 2, 2024 | 09:05 EST

Red and Antea in key art for the Don't Nod game Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden

Don't Nod's Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden Shows Off Combat, Exploration, and More

Don't Nod has released a gameplay breakdown trailer for Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden, showing off how you'll explore the titular New Eden and fight the enemies that populate it. After last week's…

February 1, 2024 | 09:59 EST

Ilkka Villi as the writer Alan Wake in Remedy's Alan Wake 2

Alan Wake 2 Update Finally Lets You Choose Your Chapter

Remedy has released a brand new Alan Wake 2 update, and it's bringing a much-requested feature to the survival horror game. The biggest new feature included in this update is Chapter Select, which…

January 31, 2024 | 09:54 EST

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Capcom Announces Strong Financial Results on Track to Achieve 11 Consecutive Years of Profit Growth

Capcom published its financial results for the 9 months ended on December 31, 2023, and they continue to be extremely strong.  According to the documents shared by Capcom, net sales for the whole…

January 31, 2024 | 02:52 EST

The four members of the Suicide Squad lined up and looking incredulously at something off-camera in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Pulled From Early Access Over Game-Breaking Bug (UPDATED)

Update January 30th 8:47AM: Rocksteady has confirmed the Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League servers are back online. A fix for the below problem has also been implemented. Original story follows…

January 29, 2024 | 08:51 EST

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Granblue Fantasy: Relink Review - A Grand Adventure

If you asked me what Granblue Fantasy was before December of last year, I wouldn't be able to tell you anything. It was after the release of the stellar Granblue Fantasy Versus: Rising that I…

January 31, 2024 | 10:00 EST

Will Arnett playing Deadshot in the new Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League live-action trailer

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Gets Zany New Live-Action Trailer Featuring Will Arnett

Rocksteady and Warner Bros. have released a brand new live-action trailer for upcoming superhero action game Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, and it stars none other than Will Arnett himself…

January 26, 2024 | 11:38 EST

Harley Quinn with a  Wonder Woman Costume in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Reveals Early Access Times and Showcases Deluxe Edition

Today Rocksteady and Warner Bros. Games showcased the Deluxe Edition of Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League and revealed the global times for the early access you get by pre-ordering it. …

January 25, 2024 | 02:50 EST

A pirate in Skull and Bones

Skull and Bones Reveals Endgame Content and Year 1 Live Service Roadmap

Today Ubisoft revealed what players can expect from the endgame of the upcoming pirate game Skull and Bones, on top of the roadmap for live service seasons during the first year.  The endgame…

January 25, 2024 | 01:03 EST