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Japanese Regulator Rules in Favor of Microsoft's Activision Blizzard Acquisition

Today the Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) published the results of its investigation on the proposed acquisition of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft.  According to the announcement, the antitrust…

March 28, 2023 | 11:48 EDT

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New Tekken 8 Gameplay Trailer Reveals Jun Kazama in Action

Today Bandai Namco released another brand-new trailer of the upcoming fighting game Tekken 8. This time around, the trailer showcases one of the most relevant returning characters that will make an…

March 28, 2023 | 10:14 EDT

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Dungeons & Dragons and Minecraft Cross Over For D&D DLC, and Minecraft Mob Stat Blocks

The Dungeons & Dragons Direct this year is doing a lot more than just announcing the next books for the popular TTRPG. This year at the Dungeons & Dragons Direct one of the biggest…

March 28, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

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Agony: Lords of Hell Hits Kickstarter Promising Plenty of Brutal RTS Gameplay

Today the developers at Madmind Studio launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund its upcoming Agony sequel Agony: Lords of Hell. The game departs from the genre of the original Agony and its spin…

March 27, 2023 | 02:09 EDT

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MultiVersus Open Beta Will Close in June; Full Release Coming in Early 2024

Warner Bros. Games and Player First Games provided an update about the fate of the open beta of its fighting game MultiVersus.  If you didn't even know that the current release of the game was an…

March 27, 2023 | 12:53 EDT

Image of Leon In Front of The Lake Hexagon Puzzle In Resident Evil 4

Resident Evil 4 Hexagon Pieces Locations & Solution

As you make your way past the Church by the cemetary, you'll have to make your way over to the lake in Resident Evil 4. After dropping into the caverns under the church, and making your way to the…

March 26, 2023 | 10:33 EDT

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Diablo 4 Beta Hotfixes Rolling Out to Improve Performance

Today Blizzard Entertainment announced that it's working on rolling out a series of hotfixes to improve the performance of the ongoing beta of its RPG Diablo 4. According to the announcement made on…

March 25, 2023 | 05:15 EDT

Future Games Show Spring Showcase

Here Are All the News & Trailers of Future Game Show Spring Showcase

Today the Future Game Show Spring Showcase has been hosted, providing a look at several upcoming games for PC and consoles.  In case you missed the show or simply prefer to check out all the…

March 23, 2023 | 08:29 EDT

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Sonic Origins Plus Announced by Sega for PS5, PS4, Xbox, Switch, & PC

If you loved Sonic Origins, Sega just announced a brand new treat that you'll likely love, Sonic Origins Plus.  The compilation includes the Sonic Origins lineup with Sonic the Hedgehog 1, Sonic the…

March 23, 2023 | 12:44 EDT

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Elden Ring Update 1.09 Brings Ray Tracing To The Lands Between

Elden Ring update 1.09 is here, and there's good news if you're playing on Xbox Series X, PlayStation 5, or PC. This update adds ray tracing to the Lands Between, which should enrich your visual…

March 23, 2023 | 09:44 EDT

Several feathered dinosaurs running in the new Jurassic World Evolution 2 DLC

New Jurassic World Evolution 2 DLC Brings Feathered Dino Friends Next Week

Frontier has announced a brand new Jurassic World Evolution 2 DLC pack, bringing four new feathered dinosaur species to the forefront. If you thought feathered dinosaurs weren't cool, this DLC's…

March 22, 2023 | 10:37 EDT

Cars racing through the streets in Lego City Undercover, an image meant as a stand-in for Lego 2K Drive

Open-World Racer Lego 2K Drive Revealed For May

After multiple teases and leaks, Lego 2K Drive has officially been revealed, and it's coming in May. It'll be an open-world racer developed by WWE 2K studio Visual Concepts, and it's launching for PC…

March 22, 2023 | 10:01 EDT

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Resident Evil 4 Charming Vintage Anime Trailers Get Hilarious Episode 2

Today Capcom released the second episode of the anime-style trailers they've been releasing to advertise the upcoming Resident Evil 4 Remake.  This episode, which follows directly where the first…

March 21, 2023 | 11:17 EDT

An in-game screenshot with The Wreck logo in focus, showcasing Junon walking down a hallway, spotless and shiny.

The Wreck Review

There’s no real easy way to introduce this, so let’s get to the main event: The Wreck! A 3D visual novel and the latest game from French developers The Pixel Hunt, known for releasing games like the…

March 23, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

Shredder key art for Call of Duty Modern Warfare II & Warzone 2.0

Shredder from TMNT Stalks Into Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 & Warzone 2

Today Activision unleashed The Shredder from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2.0 via the Tracer Pack.  The package, which was teased a few days ago, can be…

March 21, 2023 | 03:16 EDT

Morbius in Marvel's Midnight Suns alongside Blade and the Hunter

Marvel's Midnight Suns Celebrates Morbius' DLC Release With New Trailers Showing His Powers

Today 2K Games and Firaxis released the third DLC for Marvel's Midnight Suns alongside two trailers.  The new DLC is titled "The Hunger" and it focuses on the memetastic antihero Morbius, making him…

March 21, 2023 | 02:05 EDT

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Crash Bandicoot Goes Game-as-a-Service With Crash Team Rumble; Release Date & Closed Beta Announced

Today Activision and developer Toys For Bob announced the release date and more details about the next Crash Bandicoot game, Crash Team Rumble. It'll launch on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox…

March 21, 2023 | 01:34 EDT

Cell Max in the new Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 update

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Update Brings Cell Max Raid And More This Week

Bandai Namco has revealed that the next major free Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 update is due to arrive on Thursday. It'll bring a new raid boss in the form of the terrifyingly gargantuan Cell Max, as…

March 21, 2023 | 10:41 EDT

Several squad members standing around in a distinctly Alien-themed location in Aliens: Dark Descent

Aliens: Dark Descent Release Date Revealed For June

Focus and developer Tindalos Interactive have revealed the Aliens: Dark Descent release date. The tactical squad-based action game is coming to PC and consoles on June 20th, and to accompany the…

March 21, 2023 | 09:49 EDT

Diablo IV Altar of Lilith Locations Guide - Cover Image Sorceress Standing Next to an Altar of Lilith in the Snow

Diablo IV Fractured Peaks Altars of Lilith - Locations Guide

The starting zone of Diablo IV is very large, and Our Diablo IV Fractured Peaks Altars of Lilith Locations Guide will tell you how Altars of Lilith work and where you can find them in the world of…

March 24, 2023 | 08:12 EDT

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Diablo IV Starter Guide

Our Diablo IV Starter Guide will tell you what you need to know to get started playing Blizzard Entertainment's action RPG set in the world of Sanctuary. Quicklinks: HUD Explanation | Starter Guide…

March 24, 2023 | 08:12 EDT

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Code Vein Has Shipped 3 Million Copies Worldwide

If you loved Bandai Namco's vampire Souls-like JRPG Code Vein, you may be happy to learn that it turned out to be rather successful.  Today the publisher announced on Twitter that the game has…

March 20, 2023 | 10:15 EDT

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Sizing Up Smalland: Survive the Wilds

Surviving in this world is all about perspective. Each and every survival game gives you unique challenges to overcome that you wouldn't encounter in real life such as a deadly plague, terrifying…

March 27, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

A train speeding by in the new Cities: Skylines Hubs & Transport update

Cities: Skylines Hubs & Transport Update Detailed In New Dev Diary

Colossal Order has released a new dev diary detailing what you can expect from the upcoming Cities: Skylines Hubs & Transport update. As you might imagine, the update is mostly focused on…

March 20, 2023 | 11:51 EDT

Super Sonic soaring towards an enemy in Sonic Frontiers

Sonic Frontiers Update Adds Photo Mode And More This Week

The first major Sonic Frontiers update of 2023 is on its way, bringing new content and features. The long-awaited Photo Mode is making its debut in this update, and you can also look forward to new…

March 20, 2023 | 11:20 EDT

Three brightly-colored characters posing in Apex Legends by Respawn

Respawn Opens New Wisconsin Studio To Support Apex Legends Development

Apex Legends developer Respawn Entertainment has announced that it's opened a new studio in Wisconsin. The studio will support the ongoing development of the battle royale hero shooter and will be…

March 20, 2023 | 10:16 EDT

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Smalland Potions and Medicine Guide

Our Smalland Potions and Medicine Guide will tell you how to restore health, how to craft healing items, and how to get the best potions in the game! Quicklinks: How to Restore Health | How to Get…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

The multi-limbed boss Godrick the Grafted in Elden Ring

Elden Ring Infographic Shows Just How Many Malenia Attempts There Have Been

Bandai Namco has shared a new Elden Ring infographic that contains some fascinating stats about the game. If you've played it (and even if you haven't), you'll know From Software's action RPG is…

March 20, 2023 | 09:47 EDT

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Resident Evil 4 Goes Vintage Anime With Nippon Animation... No, Really

The release of the Resident Evil 4 remake is just around the corner, and Capcom came up with a rather... unexpected way to advertise it. If there's one thing that is probably difficult to associate…

March 19, 2023 | 10:37 EDT

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Diablo IV Will Consume Your Life

I am going to lose so much time to Diablo IV... This line permeated through my head as I played Diablo IV, and you'll find that many people think the same. Now, I had a healthy dose of skepticism…

March 21, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure All-Star Battle R Keicho Nijimura

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure All-Star Battle R DLC Character Keicho Nijimura Gets Release Date

Today Bandai Namco Entertainment announced the release date of the next DLC character that will come to JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R. We already knew that the next character to join…

March 19, 2023 | 09:40 EDT

Exoprimal characters in action

Exoprimal Reveals Full Version of Theme Song "Funky Jumping" by Da-ice in New Trailer

Capcom has released another trailer of its upcoming dino carnage third-person shooter Exoprimal. A few days ago, we saw a shorter trailer with the reveal of the theme song "Funky Jumping" performed…

March 18, 2023 | 08:20 EDT

A Vigil for Lance Reddick in Destiny 2

Destiny 2 Players Are Paying Homage to Lance Reddick by Standing Vigil in Front of Commander Zavala

Following the news of the passing of Lance Reddick, Destiny 2 players have decided to pay homage to the actor who played Commander Zavala, a character they have been interacting with since the…

March 18, 2023 | 12:33 EDT

Strayed Lights

Strayed Lights Gets New Demo & Vibrant Trailer

Today independent developer Embers Games announced that a demo has been released for its upcoming action-adventure Strayed Lights. The demo is available only for PC via Steam at the moment, albeit…

March 17, 2023 | 05:51 EDT

King appears in Tekken 8

New Tekken 8 Gameplay Trailer Reveals King in Action

Today Bandai Namco released another brand-new trailer of the upcoming fighting game Tekken 8. This time around, we get to see another of the Tekken series' traditional characters, the Leopard-masked…

March 17, 2023 | 11:23 EDT

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Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty Ver1.04 Update Features Further Fixes For PC Players And More

Team Ninja has rolled out another Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty update that addresses more PC qualms and fixes some fairly major gameplay issues, too. Mouse camera controls have been improved further, and…

March 17, 2023 | 10:37 EDT

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Resident Evil 4 Review

It's hard to understate how influential Resident Evil 4 has been on the industry. One of its prototypes would branch off and become the famous Devil May Cry series. Games like Gears of War, Uncharted…

March 17, 2023 | 03:05 EDT

Sea of Stars

Sea of Stars Also Coming for Xbox Series X|S & Xbox One on top of PS5, PS4, Switch, & PC

The developers of Sea of Stars at Sabotage Studio announced another pair of platforms for their adorable pixel-art RPG.  It certainly appears that the studio likes to stagger its announcements as…

March 16, 2023 | 07:00 EDT

Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin

Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin Finally Coming to Steam; All Platforms Get Price Cut

Today Square Enix finally announced the Steam release date of its action JRPG Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin.  The game will launch on Valve's popular PC storefront on April 6, 2023. Just…

March 16, 2023 | 06:31 EDT

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Microsoft, Sony, Activision, & Third-Party Developers Respond to UK Authority's Findings on Acquisition

Today the British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) published Microsoft's, Sony's, and Activision's responses to its provisional findings, on top of comments from third-party developers. …

March 16, 2023 | 12:35 EDT

A killer silhouetted by a window while a survivor hides in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Release Date Revs Up In August

Sumo Digital and publisher Gun Interactive have revealed that upcoming asymmetrical horror multiplayer game The Texas Chain Saw Massacre launches across PC and consoles on August 18th. The game will…

March 16, 2023 | 10:42 EDT

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Cities: Skylines World Tour Part 2 Marks The Beginning Of The End For City-Builder

Paradox has revealed the final content packs making their way to Cities: Skylines. The last stops on the Cities: Skylines World Tour will take you to the African continent, expand your sporting…

March 15, 2023 | 10:54 EDT

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How to Get a Mount in Smalland

Getting across the expansive map of Smalland can be a struggle, especially when dealing with areas filled with aggressive creatures. Thankfully, it's possible to tame a number of animals that act as…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

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Smalland Animal Taming Guide

You'll have to deal with a number of creatures during your adventures in Smalland. While all will either ignore or attack you, it's possible to tame certain creatures and have them follow you. This…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

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Smalland Building Guide

As you'd expect from a survival game, Smalland has its own building system that lets you construct bases in a number of ways. However, you'll be limited to only a few building options to start with.…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

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Smalland Cooking and Food Guide

Our Smalland Cooking and Food Guide will tell you how to get Food, how Cooking works, and how to get the best Smalland Cooking recipes! Quicklinks: How to Get Food | Best Smalland FoodHow to Unlock…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

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Smalland Armor Guide

While you'll start with some basic equipment in Smalland, crafting new armor is a must if you want to take on harder enemies and bosses. Some armor even has its own special effects that can help in…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

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Smalland Weapons and Tools Guide

  Quicklinks: How to Craft Weapons and Tools | Weapon Damage TypesBest Smalland Weapon | Weapon and Tools List How to Craft Weapons and Tools in Smalland   Smalland Weapon Damage Types, Explained…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST