Gamepressure.com News 25 April 2019
Beyond Good & Evil 2 Was to be Promoted by Indian Metal
Christian Pieniazek, 25 April 2019, 23:20
There was a song that was supposed to promote Beyond Good & Evil 2, but Ubisoft eventually gave up the idea. Nevertheless, the Indian folk metal band Bloodywood decided to present their work to the world.
Mortal Kombat 11 Devs Start Fixing Grind
Christian Pieniazek, 25 April 2019, 22:58
The team at NetherRealm Studios is aware of the issues with Mortal Kombat 11. The team is working on a patch, which will not only deal with the grind but also adjust the difficulty level of many challenges.
Respawn Will Not Crunch Like Epic - Apex Legends Updated Seasonally
Bart Swiatek, 25 April 2019, 22:38
Vince Zampella from Respawn Entertainment reported that his company does not plan to apply a Fortnite-like development model, i.e. weekly updates, to Apex Legends. Devs plan to deliver new content as it is now, i.e. once a season.
30 Minutes of Minecraft With Ray Tracing
Konrad Serafinski, 25 April 2019, 22:32
A Minecraft video, lasting a bit over half an hour and presenting the game with path tracing (a less popular version of ray tracing) has surfaced on the web. All this again thanks to the SEUS modification.
Layers of Fear 2 Release Date and Other News
Milosz Szubert, 25 April 2019, 21:52
Today we're writing about the release date of Layers of Fear 2, a new studio helmed by the lead designer of Dragon Age: Origins and Baldur's Gate, sales results of Persona 5 and the announcement of Tamarin. Welcome to your daily batch of short news from the world.
Paint's Not Dead Yet. The App Will Remain in Windows 10
Bart Swiatek, 25 April 2019, 21:45
Brandon LeBlanc from Microsoft announced on Twitter that the plans to remove MS Paint from Windows 10 had been suspended. Ffor the time being, the program will remain part of the new versions of the OS.
First Reviews: Days Gone Fails to Meet Expectations
Christian Pieniazek, 25 April 2019, 16:40
Days Gone is a game that differs in terms of quality from what Sony has accustomed us to. At least, according to the first reviews of Bend Studio's latest work.
Fortnite X Avengers Endgame Launches
Christian Pieniazek, 25 April 2019, 16:23
Avengers: Endgame has debuted in cinemas around the world, while Fortnite: Battle Royale players can check out timed event inspired by the film. The Endgame module enables characters, equipped with Avengers' gear, to face Thanos and his Chitauri.
Tim Sweeney Challenges Valve to Reduce Its Revenue Share
Bart Swiatek, 25 April 2019, 16:18
Tim Sweeney – CEO of Epic Games – wrote on Twitter that his company is ready to give up acquiring exclusive titles, assuming Steam gives up 88% of sales revenue to the devs. The only condition being, that the solution would have to be implemented "without strings attached".
Microsoft's Revenue From Games is Rising, Xbox Sales in Decline
Adrian Werner, 25 April 2019, 15:35
Thanks to Microsoft's financial report, we know that the company's Xbox division is doing very well. However, this is due to the sales of games and services, as the revenue from hardware decreased significantly.
Anno 1800 and The Division 2 Prices Rising Without Steam
Agnes Adamus, 25 April 2019, 14:50
Despite the announcement that the games published on Tim Sweeney's platform are to become cheaper, an opposite trend was noticed. This can be seen in the examples of Anno 1800 and The Division 2, where availability on the Epic Games Store and Uplay alone has resulted in the average market price of both games becoming higher than before they left Steam.
Nintendo Reveals Impressive Sales of Switch and Zelda
Frozen, 25 April 2019, 14:39
Nintendo's financial report revealed how many units of Switch have sold worldwide so far and which titles issued by the Japanese company are the most popular among players.
Starlink Battle for Atlas PC Release Date and Hardware Specs
Adrian Werner, 25 April 2019, 14:35
Ubisoft announced that the PC release of Starlink: Battle for Atlas, an action game inspired by the Skylanders series, which debuted last year on consoles, is coming next week. At the same time, the devs will release an update introducing new content, and Nintendo Switch owners will be given the option to buy the characters from the iconic Star Fox series.
Capcom Plans No Additional Content for Devil May Cry 5
Bart Swiatek, 25 April 2019, 14:18
In response to a question from one of the fans, Devil May Cry 5's producer Matt Walker confirmed on Twitter that the game's development cycle has been completed. It seems that it will not receive any additional content.
Intel's 10nm Desktop CPUs Only in 2022?
ElMundo, 25 April 2019, 13:42
Infographics presenting Intel's plans for the upcoming generations of CPUs have appeared on the web. They show that desktop CPUs produced in a 10-nanometer technological process can appear no earlier than 2022.
Imperator Rome - Paradox's Latest Strategy Launches Today
Milosz Szubert, 25 April 2019, 13:37
Today marks the PC release of Imperator: Rome, a new strategy game from Paradox Interactive, which this time will take us back to antiquity.
Layers of Fear 2 Release Date Revealed
Yossarian, 25 April 2019, 12:06
We've just learned the released date of Layers of Fear 2, the follow up to the gloomy, slightly deranged FPP game from 2016. Whether the sequel can live up to the success of the original will become apparent soon.
Mortal Kombat 11 Scores Best Debut in Series' History
Adrian Werner, 25 April 2019, 10:15
The launch of Mortal Kombat 11 was a great success. The game boasts the best debut in the history of the cycle. We also learned that the devs intend to support and expand the project over the next few years.
Skills in Vampire The Masquerade Bloodlines 2
Jacob Blazewicz, 25 April 2019, 00:32
Paradox Interactive and Hardsuit Labs released further information on Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. This time the details of the main character were shared, including the available abilities.
Weekly Challenges and Survival Mode in Days Gone
Jacob Blazewicz, 25 April 2019, 00:07
Bend Studio team has revealed their plans for the development of Days Gone. The post-apocalyptic sandbox will be given a higher difficulty level after the release and weekly challenges with unique prizes.