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Blade in Marvel's Blade's trailer

Development of Marvel's Blade by Arkane Lyon "Has Just Begun"

During The Game Awards, Arkane Lyon and Marvel Games announced Marvel's Blade, but you may want to read on before you get too excited.  Bethesda mentioned on X (formerly Twitter) that they're…

December 9, 2023 | 04:18 EST

A promotional image for the Undergrove Kickstarter, showing the boardgame on an overgrown mushroom table.

Undergrove Kickstarter Ends Campaign Over 6000% Funded

Back in November, Elizabeth Hargrave launched the Undergrove Kickstarter. The campaign's success would go on to fund the developer's next major board game after the massive success of the bird-…

December 8, 2023 | 08:31 EST

The cover art of Fate/Extra CCC

Legendary PSP JRPG Fate/Extra CCC Finally Available Now in English Thanks to Fan Translation

With the recent release of Fate/Samurai Remnant, many may find themselves wanting to delve deeper into the complex Fate franchise, and a new opportunity has been made available thanks to the newly…

December 8, 2023 | 05:28 EST

Harley Quinn looking concerned in the rain in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Will Eventually Be Playable Offline, Rocksteady Confirms

Rocksteady Studios has confirmed that Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League will feature an offline mode, but it won't be available at launch. According to a message on the official Kill the…

December 8, 2023 | 11:17 EST

The player holding a hand aloft as crops grow around them in Harvest Moon 64, one of the new games on Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Switch Online Gets Three Retro N64 Gems Including Jet Force Gemini

Nintendo has announced three new games for the Nintendo Switch Online N64 lineup. Technically, today's announcement only contains two new titles, since we already knew that Jet Force Gemini was…

December 8, 2023 | 10:00 EST

Two characters wielding guns in the key art for Genshin Impact version 4.3

Genshin Impact Version 4.3 Release Date Revealed Alongside Genshin Concert Details

HoYoverse has announced the release date for Genshin Impact version 4.3, as well as new details about an upcoming Genshin Concert broadcast. Version 4.3, titled "Roses and Muskets", is coming on…

December 8, 2023 | 08:47 EST

Metaphor: ReFantazio Cutscene and Key Art

Metaphor: ReFantazio Reveals New Details About Story and Characters, Screenshots, and Music

Following the reveal of a new trailer at The Game Awards 2023, Sega reached out with a press release with new details, images, and music of the JRPG of Metaphor: ReFantazio.  The game, which was…

December 8, 2023 | 04:52 EST

A magic-using character wielding a staff and surrounded by magic effects in Blue Protocol

Blue Protocol Japanese PS5 and Xbox Series X|S Release Date Set for Next Week

Bandai Namco has announced the Japanese console release date for its anime MMO Blue Protocol. The game, which launched on PC in Japan back in June, will arrive on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S…

December 8, 2023 | 03:45 EST

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Cid and Vincent Valentine

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Reveals Vincent, Cid, and More With Gorgeous Art and Screenshots

Following the reveal of the theme song at The Game Awards 2023, Square Enix shared a press release with tons of new images of the JRPG Final Fantasy VII Rebirth. We get to see the remade looks of…

December 8, 2023 | 02:59 EST

OD logo and Sophia Lillis

Hideo Kojima Announces New Game "OD" in Partnership With Xbox and Filmmaker Jordan Peele

During The Game Awards 2023, Hideo Kojima himself announced Kojima Productions' next game, titled "OD." OD is a horror game that intends to explore "the concept of testing your fear threshold."…

December 8, 2023 | 02:07 EST

Cover artwork of Pathfinder Second Edition Lost Omens Legends, featuring a group of adventurers and an undead looming behind them.

Pathfinder Second Edition Legacy Bundle Brings Golarion To Humble Bundle

Paizo has announced another Pathfinder book bundle on Humble Bundle. The aptly named Pathfinder Second Edition Legacy Bundle will provide players with books from an earlier version of the popular…

December 7, 2023 | 06:50 EST

 Elphelt Valentine in New Guilty Gear -Strive-

New Guilty Gear -Strive- DLC Character Elphelt Valentine Leaked Ahead of The Game Awards

Every major industry event has its share of leaks, and The Game Awards is no exception, enter Guilty Gear -Strive-'s new DLC character, Elphelt Valentine. The leak comes courtesy of the Asian branch…

December 7, 2023 | 10:50 EST

Edward Carnby and Emily Hartwood looking unsettled in Alone in the Dark

Alone in the Dark Delayed to March to Avoid Christmas Crunch

Publisher THQ Nordic and developer Pieces Interactive have announced another Alone in the Dark delay. The game was originally supposed to launch in October, but was pushed back to January 2024,…

December 7, 2023 | 09:54 EST

Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 Ventrue Art

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Reveals Ventrue as Fourth Playable Clan

Today Paradox Interactive and The Chinese Room revealed that the fourth playable clan for the upcoming action RPG Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 is Ventrue.  If you pick Ventrue as the clan…

December 6, 2023 | 02:10 EST

The artwork of Day of the Devs 2024

Day of the Devs 2023 Recap - Check out All the Indie News, Trailers, & Reveals

Double Fine and Iam8bit hosted Day of the Devs, focusing on plenty of upcoming independent games from a variety of developers from all over the world. Before we delve into The Game Awards tomorrow,…

December 6, 2023 | 12:55 EST

A soldier looking intimidating against a red backdrop in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Warzone Season 1 Patch Notes Revealed

Sledgehammer Games and Treyarch have revealed the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Season 1 patch notes, alongside the update notes for battle royale title Call of Duty: Warzone. As previously teased…

December 6, 2023 | 11:06 EST

Key Artwork for Fortnite Festival

Fortnite Festival Song Setlist Revealed Including Lady Gaga, Gangnam Style, and The Cranberries

Today Epic Games revealed the launch setlist for its rhythm game-within-a-game Fortnite Festival, which will will soon launch within Fortnite. On top of several songs by The Weeknd, who is featured…

December 6, 2023 | 11:05 EST

An upper-body shot of Sergei Dragunov in Tekken 8

Tekken 8 Dragunov Gameplay Trailer Introduces the White Reaper

The latest Tekken 8 gameplay trailer has been revealed, and this one's all about the cold-blooded Spetsnaz operative Sergei Dragunov. He's a man of very few words, so Steve Fox probably wouldn't…

December 6, 2023 | 09:18 EST

Kazuma Kiryu in a high-collared coat looking back wistfully in Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name

Like a Dragon Gaiden Is Getting Its English Dub This Month

Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio has announced that the English dub for Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name is incoming sometime this month. In a post on X (formerly known as Twitter), RGG Studio…

December 6, 2023 | 08:39 EST

Baldur's Gate 3 1.3 million player statistic and Shadowheart

Baldur's Gate 3 Has Been Completed by 1.3 Million Players

Today Larian Studios released a new batch of statistics about its popular game Baldur's Gate 3, and there are certainly some impressive numbers in the bunch. The numbers were provided by the…

December 5, 2023 | 02:47 EST

Shots of characters or elements from EA Sports WRC, Hello Neighbor 2, and Insurgency: Sandstorm, representing layoffs at Codemasters, tinyBuild, and New World Interactive

Fresh Wave of Layoffs Reported at Codemasters, tinyBuild, and New World Interactive

A fresh wave of layoffs has seen staff let go at three prominent gaming studios. EA Sports WRC developer Codemasters, Hello Neighbor publisher tinyBuild, and Insurgency: Sandstorm studio New World…

December 5, 2023 | 09:52 EST

A close-up of a boar in a snowy forest in the new Planet Zoo expansion Eurasia Animal Pack

New Planet Zoo Expansion To Bring Eight New Eurasian Animals and More Next Week

Frontier Developments has announced a brand new Planet Zoo expansion pack which will bring eight new creatures to the game. The game's Eurasia Animal Pack will, as the name suggests, add new animals…

December 5, 2023 | 09:08 EST

Artwork of Karn, The Great Creator from Magic: The Gathering.

Latest Magic: The Gathering Banned and Restricted List Announcement Changes The Game

Recently, Wizards of the Coast updated its Magic: The Gathering Banned and Restricted list. This list spans many different forms of play for the wildly popular card game. It also signals the start of…

December 4, 2023 | 07:01 EST

The logo and a screenshot of Dragon Age: Dreadwolf

Dragon Age: Dreadwolf Will Be Fully Revealed in Summer 2024; Official Steam Page Available Now

Today is Dragon Age Day, and BioWare is celebrating by releasing a new teaser trailer for the next chapter of the fantasy RPG series, Dragon Age: Dreadwolf. Unfortunately, it looks like we'll have…

December 4, 2023 | 12:34 EST

A wizard character holding a staff in Project Baxter, the new Starbreeze D&D game

New Live Service Multiplayer D&D Game Announced by Payday Developer Starbreeze

Starbreeze, best known for developing co-op heist shooter Payday, has announced Project Baxter, a brand new multiplayer game based on the Dungeons & Dragons property. In an announcement post,…

December 4, 2023 | 11:01 EST

Many of the characters in the upcoming soccer RPG Inazuma Eleven: Victory Road

Long-Awaited Soccer RPG Inazuma Eleven: Victory Road Also Coming to PC, Level-5 Confirms

Level-5 has announced that Inazuma Eleven: Victory Road will also be making its way to PC alongside the other platforms for which it's slated. The game was previously announced to be coming to…

December 4, 2023 | 10:20 EST

A closeup of main character Cutter Slade in Outcast: A New Beginning

Outcast: A New Beginning Release Date Follows Up a Cult Classic in March

THQ Nordic and Appeal Studios have announced the Outcast: A New Beginning release date. The long-awaited sequel to the late 90s cult classic RPG is officially arriving on PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox…

December 4, 2023 | 09:08 EST

The key artwork of Hookah Haze portraying its characters

Hookah Haze by Tenchu Developer Mixes Visual Novel Storytelling and Adorable Pixel Art

Japanese developer  Acquire and publisher Aniplex revealed a brand new upcoming visual novel titled Hookah Haze.  The game is inspired by the Hookah lounges (or Shisha lounges) that are rather…

December 4, 2023 | 03:43 EST

Gran Turismo 7 Logo and Bulgari Aluminium Vision GT

Gran Turismo 7 Reveals Bulgari Aluminium Vision GT in Collaboration With Italian Luxury Brand

Today, during the world finals of the Nations Cup of the GT World Series 2023, Sony and Polyphony Digital revealed a collaboration between Gran Turismo 7 and the Italian luxury brand Bulgari.  The…

December 3, 2023 | 12:43 EST

Lego Fortnite, Fortnite Festival, nd Rocket Racing

3 New Fortnite Games Announced as Big Bang Live Event Brings Servers to Their Knees

During its Big Bang Live event hosted today, Fortnite creator Epic Games announced three brand new games that will become playable within Fortnite itself. The first is LEGO Fortnite, coming on…

December 2, 2023 | 09:10 EST

Gran Turismo 7- Genesis X Gran Berlinetta Vision Gran Turismo

Gran Turismo 7 Reveals Gorgeous Genesis X Gran Berlinetta Vision GT Concept

Today, at the beginning of the Gran Turismo 7 Manufacturers Cup World Finals, Polyphony Digital and Genesis Motor announced a new Vision Gran Turismo concept car. It's called Genesis X Gran…

December 2, 2023 | 02:16 EST

Fortnite OG Key art

Fortnite Will Bring Back OG in 2024 After it Shattered Records with 100 Million Players in November

Fortnite's OG season has proven incredibly successful, so much so that many players have demanded its permanence. Luckily, Epic Games is listening.  While the original map and content from Chapter 1…

December 2, 2023 | 01:03 EST

The Rockstar logo above an announcement of the time and date for the first Grand Theft Auto 6 trailer, flanked by palm trees

First Grand Theft Auto 6 Trailer Premiere Date Revealed for Next Week

Rockstar has officially revealed the premiere date for the first Grand Theft Auto 6 trailer. The hotly-anticipated first look at the upcoming open-world crime sandbox (we assume, at least) will…

December 1, 2023 | 09:26 EST

Phil Spencer in the middle of saying something while sitting on a sofa during an Xbox interview

Xbox Head Phil Spencer Says Microsoft Is Planning a New Mobile Gaming Store

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has announced that Microsoft is talking to "partners" about opening a new mobile gaming store to rival those of Apple and Google. Speaking during a Sao Paulo comics convention…

December 1, 2023 | 09:11 EST

PlayStation Awards Grand Prize Winners - Final Fantasy XVI, Genshin Impact, Resident Evil 4

Genshin Impact, Resident Evil 4, Final Fantasy XVI Win Grand Awards at PlayStation Partner Awards

Today Sony Interactive Entertainment has revealed the winners of its annual PlayStation Partner Awards, which focus on the Japanese and Asian markets. The event was previously simply named "…

December 1, 2023 | 05:35 EST

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Banu Haqim Art and Logo

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Reveals Banu Haqim as Third Playable Clan

Today Paradox and The Chinese Room revealed the third playable clan for the upcoming action RPG Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2, Banu Haqim. This is the third clan revealed as playable in the…

November 30, 2023 | 09:25 EST

 A promotional image of Disey Lorcana, featuring Mickey Mouse in a muskateer outfit, surrounded by cards.

Disney Lorcana TCG Is So Popular Amazon Created A Special Queue

If you are a part of the card game community, chances are you've heard of the Disney Lorcana TCG. A new card game so popular, multiple retail stores and platforms are having trouble keeping it in…

November 30, 2023 | 07:25 EST

A screenshot of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl showing a character holding a lucky charm

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl Has Entered the Final Phase of Development

Today Ukrainian developer GSC Game World announced that the development of the highly anticipated game S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl has entered its final phase.  The game is still slated for…

November 30, 2023 | 03:30 EST

Three Guardians standing on a cliff in Destiny 2

Destiny 2 Starter Pack Removed From Sale After Massive Fan Backlash

A massive fan backlash has caused Destiny 2 developer Bungie to pull the game's new Starter Pack from sale. In a post on X (formerly known as Twitter), Bungie says that it's been "monitoring the…

November 30, 2023 | 09:56 EST

Two characters, one holding a bottle and one holding a small dog, in Far Cry 6, a game in the Xbox Game Pass December 2023 lineup

Massive Xbox Game Pass December 2023 Lineup to Include Major AAA Games and More

Xbox has unveiled the Xbox Game Pass December 2023 lineup - yes, all of it at once - and it looks pretty impressive. While previous months might have been slim pickings for Xbox fans, there's no…

November 30, 2023 | 09:34 EST

Songbird in close-up in a high-end club-style venue in Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 Update 2.1 To Bring "Hotly Anticipated" Changes Alongside Ultimate Edition Release

CD Projekt Red has announced that Cyberpunk 2077 update 2.1 will land alongside the launch of the game's Ultimate Edition. Announced earlier this month, the Ultimate Edition will launch across PC,…

November 30, 2023 | 08:40 EST

A close-up of the Shiva summon in Final Fantasy VII Ever Crisis

Final Fantasy VII Ever Crisis PC Release Date Confirmed By Square Enix

Square Enix has announced the Final Fantasy VII Ever Crisis PC release date. The gacha RPG, which is currently available on iOS and Android devices, will land on PC via Steam on December 7th,…

November 30, 2023 | 08:18 EST

Vampire Dynasty Key Art and Screenshot

Vampire Dynasty Announced as New Game of Toplitz' "Dynasty" Open-World Simulation Series

Publisher Toplitz Productions and developer Mehuman Games announced Vampire Dynasty, a brand new game of the "Dynasty" series. The game will place the players in the fanged role of vampres in the…

November 29, 2023 | 04:58 EST

A shot of an ape from the movie War for the Planet of the Apes, overlaid with the Unity and Weta Digital logos

Unity To Lay Off Hundreds of Staff Members and Close Weta Digital as Part of Company-Wide "Reset"

Unity has announced it is to lay off over 250 employees as part of what interim CEO Jim Whitehurst is calling a company-wide "reset". According to Reuters, 265 of Unity's overall staff will be laid…

November 29, 2023 | 10:13 EST

Steve cockily throwing a punch at the camera in Tekken 8

Tekken 8 Steve Gameplay Trailer Shows A Boxing Legend In Action

Bandai Namco has released another new Tekken 8 character introduction trailer, this time for British boxing legend Steve Fox. Along with Leo and several others, Steve was technically unveiled…

November 29, 2023 | 09:35 EST

Professor Layton and Luke looking up at something off-screen in Professor Layton and the New World of Steam, one of the games shown at the Level-5 Vision II showcase

Level-5 Vision II Showcase Reveals New Info On Fantasy Life, Professor Layton, And More

During today's Level-5 Vision II showcase, we got a bunch of new information about some of the studio's most anticipated upcoming projects, including Professor Layton, Inazuma Eleven, and more. The…

November 29, 2023 | 08:47 EST

Terra hugging a moogle while Kain Highwind looks on in Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia Is Shutting Down in February

Square Enix has announced that mobile RPG Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia is shutting down in February. In a post on the game's official X (formerly known as Twitter) account, the publisher…

November 29, 2023 | 03:57 EST

Official box art of the Street Masters board game on a white background.

Steamforged Games Acquires Street Masters Board Game

Fans of retro-inspired board games have just gotten some great news. Steamforged Games, the tabletop developer that has made its name with crafting bespoke tabletop experiences, acquired the rights…

November 28, 2023 | 07:08 EST