ZeniMax Will Operate in a Separate Company Under Microsoft [UPDATED]
Jacob Blazewicz, 12 February 2021, 11:20
Microsoft intends to create a new company - Vault. ZeniMax Media, the publisher recently purchased by the Redmond giant, will be incorporated into its structures, along with Bethesda Softworks. As it turns out, Vault will be absorbed by ZeniMax and after the merge the company will operate under Microsoft.
Diablo 2: Curse of Tristram Gets Final Update
Jacob Blazewicz, 12 February 2021, 14:17
Diablo 2 remaster is still just a rumor, but that was enough for the developers of Curse of Tristram. Because of this, the mod has just received its final beta update and will not be developed further.
Mandalorian's Gina Carano Fired by Disney
Jacob Blazewicz, 12 February 2021, 01:00
Gina Carano has been fired from LucasFilm. This follows a recent controversial post by the actress in which she used an unusual comparison to the Holocaust.
Mandalorian Fans Want Gina Carano Replaced by Lucy Lawless
Jacob Blazewicz, 12 February 2021, 15:18
Who will replace Gina Carano in The: Mandalorian? Fans already have their favorites to replace the fired actress in the role of Cara Dune: Lucy Lawless (Xena: Warrior Princess) and Lana Parrilla (Once Upon a Time).
Assassin's Creed Valhalla Will be Supported Longer Than Odyssey
Adrian Werner, 12 February 2021, 13:40
Ubisoft announced that owners of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla can expect longer support and more new content than in Assassin's Creed: Odyssey.
The Medium and Observer: System Redux Will Get Boxed Editions
Ness, 12 February 2021, 18:37
Bloober Team will release its two latest games in boxed versions. The Austrian company Koch Media will handle the distribution.
Game of Thrones Prequel Reveals Full Cast
Adrian Werner, 12 February 2021, 14:23
HBO has announced the next actors to appear in House of the Dragon, a fantasy series set in the Game of Thrones universe.
Indie Developer Changes Name to 'Very Positive' on Steam
Sarafan, 12 February 2021, 11:55
One of the developers publishing indie games on Steam decided to mislead users with a not-so-sophisticated method.
PS5 and Xbox Series X|S Failed to Best Sales of PS4 and XOne
Ness, 12 February 2021, 15:00
Analysts at Ampere Analysis say Microsoft's latest consoles failed to beat the Xbox One's score from seven years ago, while Sony equaled PlayStation 4's achievement. Nintendo, on the other hand, broke its own record.
Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One Gets Gameplay Teaser
Bart Swiatek, 12 February 2021, 11:16
Devs at Frogwares released a gameplay teaser of their next game, the adventure game Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One.
Mastercard and Uber Plan to Accept Bitcoin Payments
Bart Swiatek, 12 February 2021, 13:51
Mastercard will soon allow customers to pay in cryptocurrencies. The transportation company Uber may also make a similar decision.
Will Laptops Share the Fate of PS5 and RTX 3000? Experts Predict Shortages
Bart Swiatek, 12 February 2021, 11:57
Component availability issues related to various industry and global events may result in laptop market shortages and higher laptop prices.
Evil Genius 2 PC System Requirements
Adrian Werner, 12 February 2021, 10:59
Rebellion has revealed the system requirements for Evil Genius 2: World Domination, a sequel to the popular strategy game heavily inspired by classic spy movies.
Chivalry 2 Release Date and Beta Test Schedule
Bart Swiatek, 12 February 2021, 10:45
Developers from Torn Banner Studios announced that Chivalry 2 will launch on June 8, this year. The game will be available on PC, as well as last- and current-gen consoles.
CD Projekt Examined by Polish Consumer Protection Office
Paul Musiolik, 10 January 2021, 22:27
Polish Office of Competition and Consumer Protection initiated proceedings against CD Projekt RED. The office examines the launch of Cyberpunk 2077, work on fixes and game's refund procedures.
AC: Valhalla Will Get Major Update and New Game Mode
Ness, 14 February 2021, 17:01
Ubisoft assured that the February release of the free update called The River Raids, scheduled to add a new game mode, is not threatened. The developers are also preparing another patch to fix the most serious bugs.
Valheim Plagued by World-destroying Bug; Devs Seek Solution
Paul Musiolik, 14 February 2021, 16:22
The extremely popular Valheim is struggling with a serious bug that removes player worlds. The studio responsible for the game knows about the issue, but is unable to reproduce it and thus fix it quickly.
$100 Million Worth of Crypto Stolen From Celebrities
Sodar, 14 February 2021, 16:45
Ten people have been arrested in connection with the theft of $100 million in cryptocurrencies. The criminals used a method called SIM-swap, which means taking over a victim's phone number to withdraw funds from their bank account.
Former Overwatch Writer Is Creating a New “Multiplayer Character Action Game”
Mathias Zulpo, 14 February 2021, 01:23
Blizzard’s ex-senior writer for Overwatch – Michael Chu – is reportedly working on an ambitious triple-A multiplayer title. And it won’t be an Overwatch reskin.
Justice League Snyder Cut Gets Official Trailer
Ness, 14 February 2021, 17:56
A trailer full of darkness and pathos. Justice League in Zack Snyder's version is coming soon. The trailer features, e.g. Joker, Darkseid and tons of destruction.