World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Patch 9.0.5 to Restore Valor Points
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 February 2021, 22:53
The developers of World of Warcraft: Shadowlands have started testing a new update. Patch 9.0.5 is not the biggest one in the bunch, but it will reintroduce Valor Points, which will make it easier to play for PvE fans.
Source Code of The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077 Auctioned for $1 Million
Michael Kulakowski, 10 February 2021, 22:37
Source code of The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077, as well as other data stolen during a ransomware attack on CD Projekt's servers, will be auctioned off on one of hacker internet forums. The starting price for the files is one million dollars.
Epic Reveals MetaHuman Creator Tool
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 February 2021, 21:01
Epic Games has revealed the capabilities of MetaHuman Creator. The new tool will make it easy to create super-realistic virtual actors on the Unreal Engine.
Windows 10 February Update Available; Users Report Problems
Paul Musiolik, 10 February 2021, 20:54
Microsoft has released the February update for Windows 10. It contains a lot of fixes, but some users are complaining about problems with installation.
A Million Vikings Roam Valheim Week After Launch
Michael Kulakowski, 10 February 2021, 20:32
The creators of Valheim, Steam's latest survival game hit, have reasons to be happy. Just a week after its debut, the game has already been purchased by over a million players. Currently, the title is available only in early access.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Premiere Date Announced
Ness, 10 February 2021, 20:28
Sonic the Hedgehog movie will receive a sequel. It will appear on cinema screens on April 8, 2022.
Fan-made Texture Pack to Deliver Minecraft x LEGO Crossover
Szarmancki, 10 February 2021, 19:56
A fan-made texture pack for Minecraft inspired by the popular LEGO bricks is being created. In addition to great performance, the pack is also expected to support advanced shading.
Ubisoft Will Publish Fewer AAA Games
Ness, 10 February 2021, 19:23
Ubisoft has announced that it will not be releasing as many AAA games next fiscal year as it has been doing so far. Their place will be taken by smaller titles and F2P games.
Ubisoft With Record Q3 Results Thanks to Assassin's Creed Valhalla
Adrian Werner, 10 February 2021, 14:53
Ubisoft reports record financial results. The key factor in this became the launch of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, which earns better than any previous installment of the series.
Is This What Android 12 Will Look Like?
Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2021, 14:33
Thanks to several screenshots, discovered by the editors of one of the industry websites, we learned what the new version of Google's mobile OS - Android 12 - will probably look like.
Ubisoft Still Considers $70 Price Tag for Games
Milosz Szubert, 10 February 2021, 14:21
During an investor call summarizing the third quarter of fiscal year 2020, Ubisoft's CFO Frédérick Duguet stressed that it has not yet been decided whether the French giant will increase the prices of its games. Previously, such a move was taken by Take-Two Interactive, among others.
Cyberpunk 2077 Completed by Surprisingly Many PS4 Players
Ness, 10 February 2021, 14:02
Despite its poor technical condition, Cyberpunk 2077 has been completed by about 21 percent of players who own the title on PS4.
Ubisoft's Star Wars Game Shouldn't be Expected Anytime Soon
Paul Musiolik, 10 February 2021, 13:59
Star Wars game from Ubisoft is being developed by Massive Entertainment. However, we are years away from its launch. The developer does not want to say anything about it.
Valheim Takes Up Only 1 GB, Gamers are Delighted
Michal Ciezadlik, 10 February 2021, 13:46
Available in Steam's Early Access, Valheim provides new reasons for being praised. Players appreciate many things about it, including the fact that the game only takes up 1GB of storage space.
Chinese Steam Launches With 53 Games and No Forum
Przemyslaw Dygas, 10 February 2021, 13:32
China finally got its own version of Steam. Due to restrictions and censorship it is very limited.
Hackers Publish Gwent's Source Code on the Web
Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2021, 13:19
It seems that yesterday's attack on CD Projekt has its first visible consequences. The source code for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game has been leaked. It is possible that other files will soon start surfacing, including the code of the studio's latest game, Cyberpunk 2077.
Fan-made Tomb Raider 2 Remake Gets New Demo
Adrian Werner, 10 February 2021, 13:02
1.2 demo of Tomb Raider: The Dagger of Xian, a fan-made remake of Tomb Raider 2 on Unreal Engine 4, has been released.
Anno 1800 Will Get Three New DLCs
Paul Musiolik, 10 February 2021, 12:10
The third season pass for Anno 1800 has been announced. Three add-ons included in it will be released over the next few months.
Riot Games Sued For Harassment and Discrimination, Again
Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2021, 11:51
Riot Games is facing more allegations of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, as well as a new, relevant lawsuit. This time the accusations directly involve the studio's current CEO, Nicolo Laurent.
Embracer Group Exceeds Ubisoft in Terms of Market Value
Adrian Werner, 10 February 2021, 11:39
Ubisoft is no longer the most valuable company in the European games industry. Yesterday it was overtaken in terms of market capitalisation by Embracer Group, which includes THQ Nordic and Deep Silver, among other entities.
First Reviews: Persona 5 Strikers - Successful Sequel in a Different Direction
Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2021, 11:10
First reviews of Persona 5: Strikers, the sequel to the successful 2017 jRPG that expands the themes from the base game but makes some big changes to the gameplay, have appeared online.
Free Items in Minecraft Dungeons to Celebrate 10 Million Users
Adrian Werner, 10 February 2021, 10:19
More than 10 million people have already played Minecraft: Dungeons. As a thank you, players will receive free items in the next patch.