Gamepressure.com News 25 June 2020
Steam Summer Sale 2020 Begins
Christian Pieniazek, 25 June 2020, 19:34
Steam users can prepare their wallets. This year's edition of Steam Summer Sale has started. For the next two weeks, hundreds of titles can be purchased at a special prices.
Cyberpunk Edgerunners Anime Coming to Netflix in 2022
Paul Wozniak, 25 June 2020, 18:58
During the Night City Wire show we learned that the universe known from Cyberpunk 2077 will see its own anime. Renowned Japanese anime studio Trigger is responsible for its production and the title will be released in 2022 on Netlfix.
Cyberpunk 2077 Night City Wire - New Trailer, Gameplay and Hands-on
Milosz Szubert, 25 June 2020, 18:35
Today, at 9 AM PT, the Night City Wire event will begin, where we will see a new trailer and gameplay from CD Projekt RED's Cyberpunk 2077. Livestream will be available on Twitch.
Hitman 3 Will be Darker Than the Previous Parts
Paul Wozniak, 25 June 2020, 18:15
During today's stream, the developers from IO Interactive discussed the upcoming Hitman 3 in more detail. We got to know the main characters that will appear in the game, and learned that the new installment is to be darker and more mature than the earlier parts of the trilogy.
QuakeCon 2020 Will Take Place After All - On the Web
Christian Pieniazek, 25 June 2020, 17:07
Bethesda Softworks and id Software found a way to celebrate the 25th birthday of QuakeCon. As it turns out, this year the event will take place exclusively in digital form. The organizers, however, do not intend to „take it easy” and have prepared numerous attractions.
RPG Tales of Arise Delayed
Paul Wozniak, 25 June 2020, 17:03
Bandai Namco informed that we will have to wait a little bit longer for the next installment of the Tales of jRPG series. The release of Tales of Arise has been postponed due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the industry.
Beyond a Steel Sky Release Date
Christian Pieniazek, 25 June 2020, 16:38
Beyond a Steel Sky, a sequel of the iconic Beneath a Steel Sky, has been released. Apple Arcade subscribers will be able to check the title soon, while PC players will wait for it a little longer.
Path of Exile 2 Delayed
Christian Pieniazek, 25 June 2020, 16:26
Planned beta-tests of Path of Exile 2 have been delayed to the end of this year. Therefore, it can be assumed that the release of the full version of PoE 2 will also be postponed.
Minecraft 1.16 - Here's a Useful Trade Table
Bart Swiatek, 25 June 2020, 16:17
One player has created a table that enables us to get a better idea of the trading mechanics in the latest version of Minecraft. A pack of realistic textures is also created. In addition, developers from Mojang Studios have recently released a small update numbered 1.16.1, which eliminates stability issues for user-generated servers.
Former PlayStation Exec: AAA Game Development Cost is Unsustainable
Bart Swiatek, 25 June 2020, 16:06
Shawn Layden, former president of SIE Worldwide Studios, who worked for Sony for 25 years, says the cost of creating games is becoming too high and something has to change in the industry. In his opinion, the solution could be to focus on shorter, more condensed games.
Help NASA Drive Curiosity Rover
Arkadiusz Strzala, 25 June 2020, 15:39
The Martian rover Curiosity needs your help. Ai4Mars web application was created to improve the algorithms of the AI driving vehicles on Mars.
Silent Hills Borrowed Phantom Pain's Budget? Kojima Responds
Jacob Blazewicz, 25 June 2020, 15:29
Kojima Productions referred to recent rumors about Silent Hills - an article of Gameblog.fr, according to which the creators took money for the project from the budget allocated to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, and the demo was created without Konami's knowledge.
Cyberpunk 2020 Creator: Games are Inherently Political
Adrian Werner, 25 June 2020, 15:10
Mike Pondsmith, the creator of the world of Cyberpunk 2077, spoke on the political elements in video games. He stated that politics is a natural aspect of art, but at the same time is should not resemble sermons.
Sony Launches Bug Bounty Initiative on PS4 and PSN
DS, 25 June 2020, 14:49
Sony Interactive Entertainment has just launched the Bug Bounty initiative, thanks to which users will be able to report various errors related to PS4 and PSN. Significant rewards are awaiting the best bug hunters.
The Witcher and Picard United, i.e. Cavill Converses With Stewart
Karol Laska, 25 June 2020, 13:54
Henry Cavill and Patrick Stewart had an online chat where they exchanged their feelings about their roles and adventures during their careers. The topics discussed by the actors included The Witcher, Star Trek and Superman.
Ryzen R9 3900XT Only Slightly More Efficient Than 3900X
Bart Woldanski, 25 June 2020, 13:47
The official presentation of AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPUs, a refreshment of the Matisse series, is behind us. Now, even before their launch in stores, the CPUs have appeared, including the top-shelf Ryzen R9 3900XT, in the Geekbench benchmark database, so we got to know their performance. What increase can we expect?
Don't Starve: Newhome Announced
Bart Swiatek, 25 June 2020, 13:42
Chinese company Tencent announced Don't Starve: Newhome - a free sequel to the popular roguelike from Klei Entertainment, developed for smartphones. The game's closed beta tests will take place next month.
Mafia 1 Remake Without Repetitiveness But With Mafia 3 Mechanics
Jacob Blazewicz, 25 June 2020, 12:25
What changes should we expect from Mafia: Definitive Edition? Haden Blackman, CEO of Hangar 13, revealed that the team will use Mafia III's achievements, but he took to heart the fans' criticism of the repetitive side missions.
George R. R. Martin on Progress on The Winds of Winter
Milosz Szubert, 25 June 2020, 11:59
In the latest entry on his official blog, George R.R. Martin shared the progress on The Winds of Winter, another part of the A Song of Ice and Fire saga. The writer hopes that the novel will be completed next year.
Only 25% Players Completed Ori and the Will of the Wisps and That's a Good Result
Adrian Werner, 25 June 2020, 11:39
Moon Game Studios reported that more than 2 million players played Ori and the Will of the Wisps and only 25% of them completed the main story. This result may seem low, but in fact the devs have no reason to be ashamed.
Today's Stream of Marvel's Avengers Will Show Gameplay [Updated]
Adrian Werner, 25 June 2020, 11:30
Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics will organize a stream today, during which we will be able to see some gameplay footage from the Marvel's Avengers project.
Biomutant Almost Ready; Watch New Gameplay
Adrian Werner, 25 June 2020, 11:23
New video from Biomutant has been uploaded to the web. The almost 10-minute video presents extensive gameplay fragments Experiment 101's upcoming action RPG. The creators also revealed that the project is virtually ready - now they are mainly dealing with ironing out technical issues.