Gamepressure.com News 02 October 2019
Not Only Rockstar - Sony and Other Giants Avoid Paying Taxes in UK
Michael Kulakowski, 02 October 2019, 23:01
As it turns out, Rockstar is not the only company that avoids tax authorities in Great Britain. Using methods similar to those of the creators of GTA V, giants such as Warner, Sony and Sega earned hundreds of millions of pounds in tax credits. They were all beneficiaries of a scheme intended to support domestic video game developers.
Terminator: Resistance - Hardware Requirements Revealed
Krzysztof Kaluzinski, 02 October 2019, 22:40
The official hardware requirements of Terminator: Resistance have been released on Steam. The upcoming shooter with RPG elements can be fired up even on an older rig.
The Walking Dead Saints & Sinners Announced With 15 Hours of Content
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 October 2019, 22:30
Skydance Interactive Studio has revealed The Walking Dead Saints: & Sinners, a new project in the universe of the Walking Dead. The title will be a VR production, but with a fully fledged story campaign, survival gameplay and tough decisions.
Everspace 2 Without Multiplayer; Kickstarter Fundraiser Goes Live
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 October 2019, 22:11
Everspace 2 fundraiser has launched on Kickstarter and Rockfish Games shared further details on the continuation of the 2017 space shooter. The lack of multiplayer mode has also been confirmed.
Ubisoft Ends Support of Assassin's Creed Odyssey With Patch 1.5.1
Krzysztof Kaluzinski, 02 October 2019, 18:13
Ubisoft will soon complete the development of Assassin's Creed Odyssey. The patch 1.5.1 that concludes the process will coincide with the first anniversary of the game's launch, so the French team has also prepared special birthday attractions.
Xiaomi Smartphone Owners Banned in Pokemon GO
Krzysztof Kaluzinski, 02 October 2019, 15:49
Xiaomi smartphone owner were subject to mass bans in Pokemon GO. A new update of the MIUI frontend may be responsible for the incidents. The game's developer, Niantic, remains silent.
Classic Doom Launched on McDonald's Cash Register
Paul Wozniak, 02 October 2019, 15:30
A certain 19-year-old managed to launch 1993 Doom on McDonald's electronic cash register. He did it in a few simple steps and now plans to launch Sonic Adventure 2 on his „custom gaming device”.
World Championships in League of Legends Begin Today
Paul Wozniak, 02 October 2019, 12:36
Today, the play-in phase of the League of Legends World Cup starts, with 12 teams fighting to enter the group stage, where the best 12 teams are already waiting for them. This year all matches will be played in Europe and the grand finale, scheduled for November 10, will take place in Paris.
Destiny 2 - Isuess With Free-to-play Launch and Overcrowded Servers
Bart Swiatek, 02 October 2019, 12:21
Yesterday a free version of Destiny 2 debuted, as well as another paid expansion for the game called Shadowkeep. The interest in the game resulted in serious problems - developers were even forced to temporarily shut down the servers of both installments. Most of the complications have already been eliminated.
CS:GO - French Gamers Get a Lootbox Scanner With a Catch
Bart Swiatek, 02 October 2019, 11:43
French Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players now have the option - and even the obligation - to scan their equipment boxes before buying them. This feature is likely to have been implemented as a result of planned changes to the Anti-Gambling Act and its use is severely restricted.
Fallout Legacy Collection Leaked
Adrian Werner, 02 October 2019, 10:35
An unannounced position, Fallout Legacy Collection, has appeared on the website of the German Amazon. This is supposed to be a set containing most of the franchise's major installments along with their expansions.
Amazon's Sidewalk Network Can Track Millions of People
Bart Swiatek, 02 October 2019, 09:57
The recently announced new connectivity standard called Sidewalk can enable Amazon to track millions of users of its mobile devices. This also applies to people who do not intend to use the network created by the company.
Warsaw Launches - Darkest Dungeon-inspired Warsaw Uprising
Bart Swiatek, 02 October 2019, 09:56
Today is the launch of the PC edition of Warsaw from the Polish studio Pixelated Milk. The action of the title takes place during the Warsaw Uprising - we control a group of insurgents who try to defeat the German forces in the Polish capital during World War 2.