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Tales of the Shire a lord of the rings game written artistically over a showing of pastoral England type area

Cozy Hobbit Game Tales of the Shire Announced

Last year Private Division announced that it was partnering with special effects masters Weta Workshop to create a new Lord of the Rings game, drawing on the studio's expertise with Middle-Earth from…

September 21, 2023 | 08:21 EDT

Phil Spencer During the Xbox livestream at Tokyo Game Show 2023

Phil Spencer: Japanese PC Gaming Market Doubled & PC Game Pass Subs in Asia Quadupled in 3 Years

Today Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer appeared during a livestream hosted by Xbox to celebrate Tokyo Game Show revealing some interesting details about the company's business in Japan and Asia.…

September 21, 2023 | 07:07 EDT

Baldur's Gate 3 - a Magic Mirror that lets you change your appearance

Baldur's Gate 3 Will Let You Change Appearance, Pronouns, & More With New Update

Today Larian Studios revealed a major piece of kit that will be included in the next update of Baldur's Gate 3, a magic mirror for your camp.  According to the announcement made on X (formerly…

September 21, 2023 | 05:34 EDT

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Moonstone Island Resource Guide

This Moonstone Island Resource Guide will teach you how to get your hands on the more obscure materials you need in the game.  Several items are needed pretty early on, but won’t make themselves…

September 21, 2023 | 03:50 EDT

A planning scene in Tom Clancy's The Division 2

Ubisoft Quietly Drops Tom Clancy's The Division 3 Announcement

When you think about the announcement of a new AAA game, you probably expect spectacular trailers and fanfare, but this wasn't the case with Tom Clancy's The Division 3.  Ubisoft announced that …

September 21, 2023 | 01:28 EDT

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Embracer Looking Into Alternatives to Layoffs, but There Will Be Further Studio Closures

Embracer Group is hosting its annual general meeting of shareholders, and CEO Lars Wingefors discussed the current restructuring and future initiatives to continue it.  Wingefors started his…

September 21, 2023 | 12:02 EDT

Moonstone Island Key Art showing a white-haired girl sat at a writing desk late at night with a banner on the left side containing the logo.

Moonstone Island Starter Guide

Our Moonstone Island Starter Guide will show you the basics of the new farming-sim/monster-collecting game as well as how to get yourself set up with all the best equipment you need to get started…

September 21, 2023 | 03:50 EDT

Dragon's Dogma 2 Advanced Vocations Mystic Spearhand and Magick Archer

Capcom Reveals Dragon's Dogma 2 Gameplay, Apollo Justice Ace Attorney Trilogy Release Date, & More

Capcom just hosted its presentation from Tokyo Game Show, and the Japanese developer had a lot to share about its upcoming games and DLC. If you didn't manage to watch it live, you can find all the…

September 21, 2023 | 11:03 EDT

A character with a gun walking towards the camera in the first Everywhere gameplay trailer

Build A Rocket Boy Reveals First Everywhere Gameplay Footage

Build A Rocket Boy has revealed the first Everywhere gameplay footage, giving us an idea of what to expect from this highly ambitious sandbox endeavor. Everywhere was first unveiled in 2017 as the…

September 21, 2023 | 09:34 EDT

Artwork for the Dyson Sphere Program combat system update, depicting a sinister enemy launching ships to attack you

Dyson Sphere Program Combat System Coming In December Update

If you've been waiting for a Dyson Sphere Program combat system update to liven up your factory-building efforts, then you're in luck. Developer Youthcat Studio and publisher Gamera Games have…

September 21, 2023 | 09:18 EDT

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Witchfire Preview - I Keep Dying, But I Know It's My Fault

The Souls-like genre is booming with every permutation imaginable. Hot off the heels of Lies of P we have Witchfire, an FPS roguelite 'tough-as-nails' shooter that absolutely delivers on key elements…

September 21, 2023 | 04:42 EDT

Artwork for Hotel Barcelona, a collaboration between legends Suda51 and Swery, describing the game as "2.5D slasher film parodic action".

Hotel Barcelona Gameplay Showcase Reveals The Fruits Of Suda51 And Swery's Labor

During today's Xbox TGS 2023 showcase, we got a first look at Hotel Barcelona, the upcoming collaboration between industry legends Suda51 and Swery. It looks exactly as crazy as you'd hope. The…

September 21, 2023 | 08:52 EDT

Grotesque-looking undead rush the player, who wields an axe to fight them off, in Dying Light 2

Dying Light 2 Roadmap Promises New Missions, Crossovers, And More

Techland has revealed the Dying Light 2 roadmap for fall and winter, showcasing what's coming to the open-world zombie-slaying game for the rest of the year and beyond. Over the next few months, you…

September 21, 2023 | 08:21 EDT

Rusty Rabbit - Stamp Rides His Mecha

Netease Games Announces Rusty Rabbit; Project Mugen Gets Impressive New Video

Today Netease Games had a couple of interesting releases to make at Tokyo Game Show, starting with a brand new announcement, Rusty Rabbit. The game is a 2.5D Side-Scrolling Action Adventure game…

September 20, 2023 | 11:35 EDT

The Callisto Protocol - Jacob Lee Kneeling in Dismay

Dead Space Co-creator “Pursuing New Opportunities” Less Than a Year After Callisto Protocol’s Release

Striking Distance Studios CEO and Dead Space co-creator Glen Schofield is leaving the studio. As reported by Bloomberg, parent company Krafton confirmed Schofield's departure to "pursue new…

September 20, 2023 | 05:54 EDT

Unicorn Obverlord - Illenoa, Alain, and Scarlett

Vanillaware's Unicorn Overlord Gets Gorgeous Screenshots and Gameplay & Story Details Aplenty

Today Vanillaware and Atlus revealed tons of details, screenshots, and artwork of Unicorn Overlord, the beautiful tactics RPG revealed at the latest Nintendo Direct.  The story is set in the…

September 20, 2023 | 04:33 EDT

Soldiers charge into battle in Battlefield 2042

Criterion Joins Development of Next Battlefield Game

Electronic Arts is working on the next Battlefield game with its EA Entertainment arm, and a new studio just joined the party. Said studio is Criterion Games, as announced by a post signed by Vince…

September 20, 2023 | 12:26 EDT

The player wielding two flaming axes and fighting off a wolf-like monster and his handler while a massive monster roars in the background in Lords of the Fallen

Lords Of The Fallen Length, Difficulty Level, And More Revealed In New Q&A

A new Lords of the Fallen Q&A has revealed a number of key facts about the game, including how long it should take to finish, whether there will be difficulty options, and more. The FAQ can be…

September 20, 2023 | 09:39 EDT

Key art for the Core Keeper Shimmering Frontier update, depicting a character firing a laser while monsters gather around him

Core Keeper Shimmering Frontier Update To Add Shiny New Biome And More In October

Pugstorm and Fireshine Games have revealed the Core Keeper Shimmering Frontier update release date, and it's heading your way soon. The next major content drop for the sandbox survival-craft-'em-up…

September 20, 2023 | 09:19 EDT

Miyamoto Musashi blocking a skeleton warrior's spear with his sword in the Onimusha anime

First Onimusha Anime Trailer Has Plenty Of Stylish Samurai Action

Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming Onimusha anime, and it looks like exactly what you'd want from an Onimusha adaptation. The series is being produced by the same company that…

September 20, 2023 | 09:06 EDT

Takaya and Jin from Strega in Persona 3 Reload

New Persona 3 Reload Trailer Spotlights Strega, Shows Off Goofy Humor

Atlus has released a new Persona 3 Reload trailer, in which we're introduced to the antagonistic Strega group of Persona users. As the trailer's voiceover says, Strega is a "new threat" to the SEES…

September 20, 2023 | 08:46 EDT

A spread-shot cover of Jusant, showcasing the games logo, and the main character walking towards a rocky pillar that goes off-screen.

Jusant Interview - Sea-less Oceans, Moebius, & Hope

2023 is shaping up to be Don't Nod's year, with a fat handful of games showcasing a new direction for the studio. Starting in June with Harmony: The Fall of Reverie, the warm reception received is…

September 21, 2023 | 10:15 EDT

Synduality: Echo of Ada - A Magus on a Couch in the main menu of the Synduality Tokyo Game Show Demo

Synduality: Echo of Ada Delayed; Gameplay Teaser Trailer Revealed

Just before the start of Tokyo Game Show, Bandai Namco announced that its anime-style mecha game Synduality: Echo of Ada has been deleted beyond 2023.  According to the message shared by Bandai…

September 20, 2023 | 02:48 EDT

Synduality: Echo of Ada Preview hero image showing a Cradle Coffin and a Magus

Synduality: Echo of Ada Preview - A Promising New Anime-Style Mecha IP

At last year's Tokyo Game Show, Bandai Namco revealed Synduality, a mixed media project including both a video game and an anime.  While the anime series Synduality Noir has already been made…

September 20, 2023 | 02:00 EDT

Like a Dragon Infinite Wealth - Kazuma Kiryu and Ichiban Kasuga Stare at the Camera

Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth Gets a Release Date; RPG Gameplay Confirmed

Today Sega hosted a new Ryu Ga Gotoku summit focusing on Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name and its sequel, Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth. The first reveal is the opening cutscene of…

September 20, 2023 | 12:25 EDT

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Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Preview - Twofold Reunion

Very few games elicit an emotional response from me like anything related to Final Fantasy VII does. The original game is undoubtedly one of the most iconic games of all time; I think most people can…

September 20, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

Starfield Ship Performing a GravJump

Starfield Achieves Over 10 Million Players

Bethesda's sci-fi RPG Starfield has achieved another player milestone according to a post made on X (formerly Twitter). The developer mentioned that the game has now passed 10 million players, up…

September 19, 2023 | 06:57 EDT

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Xbox Boss Phil Spencer Casts Doubt on Massive Leak: "So Much Has Changed"

Earlier today, Microsoft was affected by a massive leak of unredacted documents from the litigation against the FTC, and Phil Spencer himself has taken to X (formerly Twitter) to provide some clarity…

September 19, 2023 | 05:42 EDT

Tekken 8 - Azucena

Tekken 8's New Character Azucena Is a Homage to the Peruvian Fans

Back at EVO 2023, Bandai Namco delighted Tekken 8 fans by revealing the brand new character Azucena, and some may wonder why she was chosen to fill that slot.  Today I asked Bandai Namco's own …

September 19, 2023 | 04:55 EDT

The main character, V, jumps from a great height, with Dogtown’s pyramid building seen in the distance.

Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty Review — High-Stakes Espionage

I felt a bit of trepidation prior to writing our Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty review. Partly, it’s due to how the base game was mired in a lot of controversy during its initial launch three years…

September 20, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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FTC Prompts Fortnite Players Charged for Unwanted Items to Apply for Refund

Today the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it has started a claims process to provide refunds to Fortnite players who may have been charged for items they did not really want. This…

September 19, 2023 | 01:13 EDT

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Final Fantasy XVI Sales "In Line With Expectations;" Square Enix Wants to Upgrade IPs to AAA Status

Today Square Enix published the transcripts from the latest financial results briefing, including interesting insight into Final Fantasy XVI's sales. During the Q&A session, recently appointed…

September 19, 2023 | 12:07 EDT

Nightwing shouldering an escrima stick and looking moody in Gotham Knights, one of the Xbox Game Pass September 2023 Wave 2 titles

Xbox Game Pass September 2023 Wave 2 Includes Superhero Shenanigans And More

Microsoft has announced what's coming as part of the Xbox Game Pass September 2023 Wave 2 lineup, and there's a big surprise waiting in the (bat) wings. First up, starting today, Belle Epoque…

September 19, 2023 | 09:29 EDT

Two blocky voxel people in a bathroom in the new Shadows of Doubt Cheats and Liars update

Shadows Of Doubt Cheats And Liars Update Checks Into A Seedy Motel Next Week

ColePowered Games and Fireshine have announced that the Shadows of Doubt Cheats and Liars update will be available next week. The update, which launches on September 25th, marks the first major…

September 19, 2023 | 08:31 EDT

A close-up of the newly-announced Tekken 8 fighter Feng Wei

Tekken 8 Reveals Feng Wei, New Closed Beta Test, And The Return Of Tekken Ball

Bandai Namco has announced another new addition to the Tekken 8 roster in the form of Feng Wei. The martial artist joins other Tekken stalwarts like Raven, Nina Williams, and Jin Kazama on the…

September 19, 2023 | 09:13 EDT

Two guards apprehending the player in Dishonored 2, meant to represent the Xbox leak that includes a mid-generation Series X refresh, Dishonored 3, and more

Xbox Leak Reveals Mid-Generation Xbox Series X Refresh And Much More

Update: Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer commented casting doubt on the leak, mentioning that the documents are old and much has changed since, also promising to share the real plans in due time.…

September 19, 2023 | 04:12 EDT

Four heist crew members in a vault in Payday 3 key art

New Payday 3 Video Shows Heisters Playing The Game In An Actual Prison

Starbreeze has released a video showing the results of a competition that gave one lucky Payday 3 fan, plus three content creators, the chance to try out the an actual prison. The four…

September 18, 2023 | 11:30 EDT

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024 Interview - Airbus A400M

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024 Interview - Jorg Neumann on The Future of The Ambitious Franchise

Microsoft Flight Simulator will soon undergo a new transition with the new Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024 coming next year, while work continues on the 2020 edition. At Gamescom in Cologne,…

September 18, 2023 | 04:09 EDT

Handing a Cryptic Vessel over to Venigni in Lies of P.

Lies of P Cryptic Vessel Guide

Our Lies of P Cryptic Vessel Guide will go over how to find each of these hidden collectables, and where to find the rewards they hint at. What are Cryptic Vessels in Lies of P Cryptic Vessels are…

September 18, 2023 | 11:20 EDT

A Trinity Sanctum Door in a dimly lit ruin.

Lies of P Trinity Sanctum Guide

Our Lies of P Trinity Sanctum Guide will go over how to find and unlock each of these mysterious rooms and get the End of Riddles achievement. What are Lies of P Trinity Sanctums Trinity Sanctums…

September 18, 2023 | 10:44 EDT

Idris Elba as Solomon Reed looking out of a train window in Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty

Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty Launch Timings Around The World Revealed

CD Projekt Red has announced the global Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty launch timings, so we now know when each region will get to enjoy the upcoming expansion. The timings were announced earlier…

September 18, 2023 | 09:49 EDT

A ship sailing in the twilight in the new Dredge update

Dredge Update 3 Brings Boat Customization And More

Team17 and Black Salt Games have released a new Dredge update, and it's tailor-made for you if you want to make your boat feel more personal. Previous Dredge updates have let you take pretty…

September 18, 2023 | 09:23 EDT

The player character and a ghost in the titular spooky house in Atari's Haunted Mansion

Haunted House Release Date Revealed Just In Time For Spooky Season

Atari has announced a Haunted House release date, meaning you'll be able to play the upcoming roguelite retro revival just in time for spooky season. Per a press release, Haunted House launches…

September 18, 2023 | 09:03 EDT

Microsoft Flight Simulator Boeing 757

Microsoft Flight Simulator Boeing 757, Tijuana, & Miyako Airports Get New Screenshots & Trailer

Third-party developers have showcased new assets about upcoming add-ons for Microsoft Flight Simulator, while another airport has been released.  We start with the Boeing 757 by BlueBird Simulations…

September 17, 2023 | 09:55 EDT

Genshin Impact's Dehya Burns Unity's Logo

Unity Apologizes for "Confusion and Angst" Due to Runtime Fee Policy; Promises Changes

After shocking the industry by publishing a new pricing structure for developers using its engine, Unity took to X (formerly Twitter) to apologize and promise change.  The company said on Sunday…

September 17, 2023 | 08:07 EDT

Palworld Tanzee

New Palworld Trailers Show More Pokemon-Like Mayhem & How You Cook Them

Developer Pocketpair shared new trailers of its upcoming Pokemon-style game Palworld, showing two more of the "pals" that we'll be able to play with. We start with Tanzee, a small Pal that has…

September 17, 2023 | 07:12 EDT

Dragon Quest Monsters The Dark Prince key art featuring Psaro and Rose copy

Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince Gets Cute Video Bringing Back Memories of Dragon Quest IV

Square Enix released a cute video focusing on the story of Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince and its connection with Dragon Quest IV.  The protagonist of the upcoming monster-collecting JRPG by…

September 17, 2023 | 05:51 EDT

AirportSim Racing a Boeing 737

AirportSim Release Date Announced & The Trailer is Pretty Wacky

While most people who approach the simulation of the aviation industry may enjoy Microsoft Flight Simulator, AirportSim shows you the other side of that world. While flight simulator let you play…

September 17, 2023 | 03:25 EDT