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Tomb Raider Will Get a TV Series From Netflix

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 January 2021, 22:18

Netflix has revealed a plan to create a sequel to the Tomb Raider video game series reboot trilogy. It will take the form of an anime series from Legendary.

Tencent Buys Shares of Life is Strange Devs

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 January 2021, 22:05

Dontnod Entertainment has signed an agreement with Tencent, which acquire a stake in the French studio. This is another investment of the Chinese giant among Western game developers.

Hitman 3 Breaks Even in Less Than a Week

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 January 2021, 21:53

Hitman 3 is a huge success for IO Interactive. The first independent publication from the Danish developer took less than a week to repay the development costs.

Racing Wheel Manufacturer Suggests Gran Turismo 7 Launch in Q3/Q4 2021

Michael Kulakowski, 27 January 2021, 21:35

Fanatec, manufacturer of steering wheels and controllers for racing game, included a curious information in its financial report, indicating that Gran Turismo 7 will debut in the second half of this year on PlayStation 5.

First Reviews: The Medium - Mixed Reception Between Two Worlds

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 January 2021, 21:25

The first (numerous) reviews of The Medium have hit the web. The new work of the Polish studio Bloober Team can boast a decent average score, but there's no denying that the game divided the reviewers.

Skate 4 Developed at EA's New Studio

Michal Ciezadlik, 27 January 2021, 21:10

Newly formed devteam at Full Circle is to take on the development of the next installment of the Skate series. This is the first significant information about the project since it was announced during the EA Play Live conference last year.

The Medium has Optimization Issues

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 January 2021, 20:59

Launch of The Medium's is just around the corner, but we already receive information about problems with the game's optimization. According to DSoG, the Polish game is too much even for RTX 3080, which has problems with maintaining 60 fps in 1080P without ray tracing enabled.

The Sims 4 Paranormal Stuff Pack Launches

Agnes Adamus, 27 January 2021, 20:51

Yesterday, the expansion for The Sims 4, titled Paranormal Stuff Pack, made its debut As it turns out, the pack met with warm reception of the community, which praises the new furniture and is pleased with the return of Bonehilda.

Capcom Rejects Gacha Mechanics and Lootboxes in Its Games

Michael Kulakowski, 27 January 2021, 20:30

In its annual business and investment report, Capcom outlined its official position on lootboxes and gacha-type random loot mechanics in its games. The company firmly disassociates itself from such practices in the future.

AMD With Record Earnings in 2020

Arkadiusz Strzala, 27 January 2021, 20:22

AMD reported strong revenue increase in 2020. The emphasis on remote working and the resulting high demand for electronics are the effects of the on-going coronavirus pandemic.

Clues Suggest KOTOR 3 is Developed by Aspyr Media

Milosz Szubert, 27 January 2021, 15:33

RPG Codex forum users have noticed some interesting activity of Aspyr Media. The studio from Texas is actively recruiting new people to work on a big RPG. Combined with the fact that it employs quite a few BioWare veterans, speculation has arisen that this is the team responsible for creating Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 3 (or a remake of one of the previous installments).

Disney Reveals Runtime of Black Widow

Adrian Werner, 27 January 2021, 15:23

We've learned the runtime for Black Widow. Marvel's movie will hit theaters this May.

Vikings: Valhalla Casts Actors From The Witcher and Game of Thrones

Karol Laska, 27 January 2021, 15:19

The cast of the upcoming Netflix series Vikings: Valhalla has been announced. In the crew we will find actors who had a chance to appear in The Witcher, Game of Thrones or Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.

The Last of Us 2 With More GotY Titles Than The Witcher 3

Paul Musiolik, 27 January 2021, 15:00

The Last of Us: Part 2 dethroned The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Naughty Dog's latest PS4-exclusive boasts the most awards in the game of the year category in history.

Xbox Game Pass Has 18 Million Subscribers

Bart Swiatek, 27 January 2021, 14:52

Thanks to Microsoft's financial conference, we learned that over 18 million gamers have subscribed to the Xbox Game Pass service.

Yakuza Remastered Collection PC System Requirements

Ness, 27 January 2021, 14:43

Tomorrow, the next three installments of the Yakuza series will be made available on PC. Today we got to know the minimum and recommended system requirements.

The Lord of the Rings in Minecraft Show Minas Tirith in Ray Tracing

Bart Swiatek, 27 January 2021, 14:40

A well-known content creation group for Minecraft - Minecraft Middle-Earth - has recreated a famous location from the Lord of the Rings movie series. The creation displays the capabilities of ray tracing.

Deep Rock Galactic Records Good Sales

Christian Pieniazek, 27 January 2021, 13:31

Ghost Ship Games celebrates the success of Deep Rock Galactic, which received a very warm reception from players. The devs revealed the sales results and published an infographic with various interesting facts.

Blackwood Expansion for ESO to Launch Mid-year

Bart Swiatek, 27 January 2021, 13:21

ZeniMax Online announced in a press release that the Blackwood expansion for the MMORPG The Elder Scrolls Online will be released in early June, this year.

Resident Evil Village May Have Three Playable Characters

Adrian Werner, 27 January 2021, 11:00

Interesting rumors appeared on the net, suggesting that Resident Evil Village will feature as much as three playable characters, including one female.

Free Festivale Update Comes to Animal Crossing

Matt Buckley, 27 January 2021, 09:11

The actual day of Festivale won’t be until February 15th, but a free update to Animal Crossing: New Horizons drops on Janurary 28th. Look for Pave the dancing peacock in the plaza! .