Gamepressure.com News 22 June 2020
Microsoft Pulls the Plug on Mixer
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 June 2020, 21:57
Microsoft ceases further development of the streaming platform Mixer. Users of the service will have to move to Facebook, although not all recognizable streamers can take advantage of this offer.
Ghost of Tsushima Goes Gold
Agnes Adamus, 22 June 2020, 20:59
Sony Interactive Entertainment and Sucker Punch Productions have announced that Ghost of Tsushima has gone gold. This means that the title will no longer pass any delays.
Announcement and Trailer of Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 June 2020, 17:58
Activision announced Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time. The new installment of the series will be released this year.
Cyberpunk 2077 Trauma Team Graphic Novel Coming in September
Agnes Adamus, 22 June 2020, 16:24
In September we will receive a comic book set in the world of Cyberpunk 2077. Dark Horse Publishing House has launched another cooperation with CD Projekt. Its result is a story titled Trauma Team.
Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 Will Debut This Year
Agnes Adamus, 22 June 2020, 16:06
CI Games has announced the release date of Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2, which is expected to debut on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Q4 2020. It was also announced that the game will be released on Xbox Series X and PS5.
Streamers Accused of Sexual Harassment, Twitch Issues a Statement
Paul Wozniak, 22 June 2020, 15:52
This weekend, a group including Twitch streamers, youtubers and people associated with the video game industry were accused of sexual harassment and assault. The charges were brought by many women against various well-known personalities. Twitch issued a statement in this case.
Police Cars Disappeared From Fortnite
Milosz Szubert, 22 June 2020, 15:40
Players report that the last update for Fortnite removed police cars. Epic Games has not officially commented on this situation, but it is most likely caused by the unrest in the US.
Google Will Pay Fine, as French Court Upholds Ruling
Bart Swiatek, 22 June 2020, 15:34
Google will have to pay a fine of 50 million Euros for violating user privacy and improperly obtaining permission to display personalized ads. The ruling concerns a case from January, last year.
Kingsman Prequel With New Action-packed Trailer
Milosz Szubert, 22 June 2020, 15:26
20th Century Studios presented another trailer of The King's Man, the prequel of the popular movie series directed by Matthew Vaughn, loosely based on the comics by Dave Gibbons and Mark Millar. The movie will have its premiere on September 18.
EA Sports UFC 4 - Announcement Date Revealed
Adrian Werner, 22 June 2020, 15:16
Dana White, the head of Ultimate Fighting Championship, has confirmed that the next installment of the EA Sports UFC series will be announced next month.
New Quality in Video Games - Last of Us 2 Dev on Face Animation System
Bart Swiatek, 22 June 2020, 14:54
Roger Clark - actor known from Red Dead Redemption 2 - praised facial animations in The Last of Us: Part II. Thanks to a response from one of the devs at Naughty Dog, we learned that the system developed by animator Keith Paciello plays an important role in the final effect. It allows for automatical adjusting of animations to the emotions felt by the characters.
Titanfall 2 Revives After Steam Launch
Adrian Werner, 22 June 2020, 13:05
The latest list of the biggest Steam bestsellers is dominated by older productions, which only recently came to the website. It is worth noting especially Titanfall 2 - multiplayer servers of Respawn Entertainment's title revived after thee games debut on Valve's platform.
Chrome Will Use Less RAM on Windows 10
Bart Swiatek, 22 June 2020, 12:49
The new version of Chrome browser will use less memory. Google's programmers will use a different way of managing RAM - the so-called SegmentHeap, known from Microsoft Edge.
Cyberpunk 2077 - DLC and Multiplayer Mode Also Delayed
Bart Swiatek, 22 June 2020, 12:36
Adam Kicinski and Michał Nowakowski from CD Projekt informed during a recent investor call that the postponed release of Cyberpunk 2077 will also affect the release date of the planned multiplayer mode and expansions for the aforementioned game.
Batman: Gotham Knights is the New Batman Game
Bart Swiatek, 22 June 2020, 10:35
The registration of two new domains indicates that the next game starring the dark knight could be Batman: Gotham Knights. It looks like we will also get a game about Suicide Squad.