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The Last of Us 2 With Record Number of NAVGTR Nominations

Jacob Blazewicz, 20 January 2021, 22:19

After winning major awards at The Game Awards and the Golden Joystick, The Last of Us: Part II restablishes its dominance. Naughty Dog has received a record number of nominations in the NAVGTR poll.

Apex Legends Devs Accused of Plagiarism

Michael Kulakowski, 20 January 2021, 22:12

The developers of Apex Legends have been accused that the game's newest playable characters is a plagiarism of an existing character featured in the indie shooter BulletVille. The developers have not yet addressed the allegations.

God of War: Ragnarok Devs are Working on Unannounced Game

Jacob Blazewicz, 20 January 2021, 22:00

Sony Santa Monica is preparing for us something more than just God of War: Ragnarok. This is confirmed by a job ad posted by the developer, looking for an art director for an unannounced project.

MicroProse Will Publish RTS HighFleet

Michal Ciezadlik, 20 January 2021, 21:52

Yesterday a new trailer for HighFleet: Deus in Nobis was published, revealing gameplay footage. Konstantin Koshutin is responsible for developing the game, and the title will be published by MicroProse.

Civilization 6 Gets New Nation and Game Mode

Milosz Szubert, 20 January 2021, 21:44

The team from Firaxis Games published a video in which they present the new features in Sid Meier's Civilization 6 introduced in the fifth DLC from the New Frontier pass. Among other things, we can expect a new civilization - Vietnam - and another game mode.

Unofficial Black PS5 Cases Back on Sale

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 21:37

The company that sold custom PlayStation 5 cases and had to stop doing so after an encounter with Sony's lawyers, has reintroduced its product to the market.

Nvidia to Respond to RTX 3000 Shortages With RTX 2060

Arkadiusz Strzala, 20 January 2021, 21:26

Ampere GPUs are still a rare visitor on store shelves, and it often takes a lot of luck to acquire one. Does Nvidia have an idea to remedy the situation? According to some information, the company may reintroduce RTX 2060 to the market.

House of the Dragon Filming Begins in April

Adrian Werner, 20 January 2021, 21:10

The start date of filming for House of the Dragon has been announced. The work on the set of the Game of Thrones prequel will begin in April, this year.

Charging Car Batteries Will Take Only 5 Minutes

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 21:03

Israeli company StoreDot has developed a new type of battery using cells with silicon nanoparticles. With this technology, a high-capacity battery - for example in an electric car - can be charged in about five minutes.

Manufacturers Prepare RTX 3000 Models for Cryptominers

Bartlomiej Sagan, 20 January 2021, 20:54

Poor availability of GPUs from the Ampere family makes it difficult for both gamers and cryptocurrency enthusiasts to buy a new GPU. However, recent reports indicate that an alternative will emerge for the latter group.

Among Us Devs Explain Slow Development

Milosz Szubert, 20 January 2021, 20:48

A post appeared on the official website of InnerSloth, in which the creators describe what news in Among Us we can expect in the coming weeks. There is also an explanation why the development of the game proceeds quite slowly.

Snowpiercer Season 2 Premiere Inbound; Show Renewed for Season 3

Karol Laska, 20 January 2021, 15:08

Season 2 of Snowpiercer hasn't even aired yet, and TNT is already planning the third one. It's a brave move as the series doesn't enjoy overly enthusiastic reviews.

Uncharted 5 in Development in Sony's Secret Studio?

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 14:39

Everything seems to indicate that Sony has a yet undisclosed development studio, which will deal with the development of PlayStation franchises. It's possible that the first game to be developed will be the much-loved Uncharted series.

The Witcher With Better CGI Thanks to Pros From Vikings and Stranger Things

Karol Laska, 20 January 2021, 14:36

The producers of The Witcher have been working hard to make the special effects look a little better in season 2. Therefore, they established cooperation with even more CGI experts.

Hitman 3 Offers Interactive Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 14:19

The developers of Hitman 3 have decided to add an interactive benchmark to their title, enabling us to test our PC's performance on one of the maps.

CS:GO Gets Randomly Generated Map With 30 Million Variants

Michal Ciezadlik, 20 January 2021, 14:18

The CS:GO community continues to impress. This time, outstanding creativity was demonstrated by Russian moderator OrelStealth, who prepared a 100% procedurally generated map in Steam Workshop.

Farming Simulator 19 Gets DLC With Potato Equipment

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 14:11

GIANTS Software informed that the next DLC for Farming Simulator 19 will be released in a few days. GRIMME DLC will introduce several new machines helping in potato cultivation.

Insider Reveals Fallout New Vegas 2 Release Date

Christian Pieniazek, 20 January 2021, 13:59

Work is reportedly already underway on Fallout: New Vegas 2. YouTuber Tyler McVicker, formerly of Valve News Network, has stated that he has information on this and other Bethesda projects. What's more, he shared their approximate release dates.

The Medium System Requirements Revealed

Adrian Werner, 20 January 2021, 12:56

The system requirements for The Medium have been revealed. They're pretty dizzying, especially if we would like to play with ray tracing enabled.

Free Prequel Spirits of Amazonia Scheduled for Green Hell

Christian Pieniazek, 20 January 2021, 12:12

Creepy Jar released a trailer and revealed the release date for Spirits of Amazonia update for Green Hell. The update, which will debut later this month, will introduce a new mode, offering a prequel to the main storyline.

Hitman 3 Launches

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 12:02

Today marks the release of the stealth game Hitman 3. The highly rated conclusion to the World of Assassination trilogy will launch on PC as well as last and current-gen consoles.