Plague Inc. Removed From Chinese App Store for „Illegal” Content [Updated]
Paul Wozniak, 02 March 2020, 19:31
Plague Inc. was removed from the Chinese App Store. The reason for this is „content that is illegal in China as determined by the Cyberspace Administration of China”. For the time being we do not know the exact reasons for such a decision, although it can be assumed that it is related to the ongoing coronavirus epidemic.
Beautiful Desolation Devs Ask Pirates for Support
Konrad Serafinski, 01 March 2020, 15:51
The creators of Beautiful Desolation, The Brotherhood, appealed directly to pirates, asking them for any support they can afford. There is even a special website where you can pay at least a dollar to ensure the future of the two-person devteam.
CS:GO Breaks Another Activity Record on Steam
Paul Wozniak, 01 March 2020, 16:18
According to SteamChart data, the online FPS Counter Strike: Global Offensive beat another Steam activity record yesterday. The current increase in popularity may be caused, among others, by the currently ongoing Intel Extreme Masters tournament in Katowice, which takes place without the participation of the audience.
Rumor: PS5 Pro Will Match Xbox Series X; Microsoft Plans Weaker Version of the Console
Paul Wozniak, 01 March 2020, 17:20
According to the latest leak from NeoGAF, the PlayStation 5 Pro console will match the power of Xbox Series X, new details of which have recently been revealed. We also learned that Microsoft is preparing a weaker version of the ninth generation console, with performance similar to that of PS5.
Bethesda is Surprised That Fallout 76 Players Prefer PvE Content
Paul Wozniak, 01 March 2020, 17:50
Bethesda's vice president of public relations and marketing department, Pete Hines, says that developers are surprised that Fallout 76 players prefer PvE content to PvP. He admits, however, that devs may not have understood their audience at first.
Grounded - First Gameplay From Obisidian's New Game
Bart Swiatek, 02 March 2020, 10:15
At the PAX East 2020, Obisidian Entertainment showed the first gameplay from its upcoming production - the survival game Grounded. The material presents the basic premise of the game. During the presentation, the developers answered questions from the audience.
Last Week in Gaming – Catch up With all the Important News (February 24 – March 1)
Mathias Zulpo, 02 March 2020, 12:02
Catch up with last week’s news and features to get back into the loop again. From February 24 to March 1, 2020, here’s everything that mattered.
Valorant - Official Announcement and Gameplay From New FPS by LoL Devs
Adrian Werner, 02 March 2020, 11:36
Riot Games, the studio known for League of Legends, has officially announced the online shooter Valorant. We got to know the release date and first details about the game. A gameplay video has also been published.
New GPU From Nvidia Outclassed GeForce RTX 2080 Ti in Benchmark
Bart Swiatek, 02 March 2020, 11:51
New models of Nvidia GPU have appeared in Geekbench database. Both chipsets performed better in the benchmark than GeForce RTX 2080 Ti. We're most likely dealing with Quadro GPUs (not for gamers), but top gaming products from Nvidia may have similar specs.
The Long Dark Removed From GeForce Now at Dev Request
Czarus, 02 March 2020, 12:50
The Long Dark has been removed from GeForce Now streaming service. One of the creators of the game, the founder of Hinterland Studio - Raphael van Lierop, commented on the matter. He informed that the owner of the platform - Nvidia - has never asked for permission to share their content.
First Gameplay From Trackmania Nations Remake
Adrian Werner, 02 March 2020, 13:55
A recording of the presentation of Trackmania Nations Remake, a new version of the popular racing game from Ubisoft Nadeo, appeared online. The video shows, among others, gameplay and the track editor.
Record Viewing Numbers of CS:GO at IEM 2020; NaVi Wins
Paul Wozniak, 02 March 2020, 14:00
Yesterday's final of the CS:GO tournament, held as part of the Intel Extreme Masters 2020 event, attracted a record number of users before the screens. Thus, it is the best result among non-major rank games. This year's tournament was won by NaVi, beating G2.
Valorant - PC Hardware Requirements
Paul Wozniak, 02 March 2020, 14:08
Riot Games has released the official PC hardware requirements for Valorant. As announced, the game can be launched on virtually any hardware.
Final Fantasy VII Remake Demo Available on PS Store
Mat1K, 02 March 2020, 14:12
Square Enix released a demo version of Final Fantasy VII Remake. Anyone interested can test the upcoming jRPG before buying the full version.
Steam Wishlists Top 10 – Baldur's Gate 3 and Outriders Go Up
Bart Swiatek, 02 March 2020, 14:24
We present the next edition of the list of the most popular games on Steam wishlists. Larian Studios and People Can Fly have the biggest reasons to be happy this week - both Baldur's Gate 3 and Outriders have went up.
LoL Official Forum Will be Closed
Paul Wozniak, 02 March 2020, 15:33
Riot Games has announced that the official forum of League of Legends will close on March 16, this year. The community has launched an action to backup all threads and files.
Coronavirus vs. Video Games
Kristian Smoszna, 02 March 2020, 20:00
The effects of the expansion of the coronavirus are hitting the market harder and harder, which we could see first-hand, when local authorities in Katowice banned audience from attending the most important e-sport event of the year in Poland, the Intel Extreme Masters.
10 Minutes of New Half-Life Alyx Gameplay Feature a Miniboss Fight, Among Others
Mathias Zulpo, 02 March 2020, 21:22
Three new gameplay videos from Half-Life Alyx feature a minigun-wielding miniboss fight, some pretty City 17 landscapes, and killing zombies like there was no tomorrow.
FIFA 20 - Rock, Paper, Scissors Decides on Winner of E-sports Match
Paul Wozniak, 02 March 2020, 23:22
During FUT 20 Champions Cup qualifications two players decided to settle the match by playing „rock, paper, scissors” due to problems with the servers. In recent days, connection errors have also been reported by the players of other Electronic Arts titles.
Release Date of Death Stranding on PC
Agnes Adamus, 02 March 2020, 23:31
The publisher of Death Stranding on PC - 505 Games - announced the game's release date. The latest work of Hideo Kojima will go to Steam and Epic Games Store on June 2, this year.