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Over 25 PS5 Exclusives Planned; Sony Invests in New IPs

Jacob Blazewicz, 12 May 2021, 21:32

More than 25 games for PlayStation 5, including plenty of new IPs. That's what Sony Interactive Entertainment's plans look like according to Hermen Hulst.

Alan Wake 2 Increasingly Likely; Remedy and Epic Games to Cooperate on Two Games

Przemyslaw Dygas, 12 May 2021, 21:26

Remedy Entertainment will create two new games in partnership with Epic Games. One of them might be Alan Wake 2.

First Reviews: Wrath of the Druids DLC for Assassin's Creed: Valhalla

Angelika Kaldus, 12 May 2021, 21:09

Assassin's Creed: Valhalla - Wrath of the Druids DLC is collecting relatively positive reviews. The expansion's release is scheduled for tomorrow.

AI Boosts Realism of GTA 5 Visuals

Jacob Blazewicz, 12 May 2021, 21:03

What would REALLY realistic graphics look like in video games? This question is answered by an experiment in which researchers presented photorealistic (though not necessarily beautiful) graphics of Grand Theft Auto V.

Steam Games on Consoles; Gabe Newell Thinks About Expansion

Gabriela Sicinska, 12 May 2021, 20:57

Steam may be heading to consoles. Gabe Newell, founder of Valve, promises more information before the end of this year.

Total War: Warhammer 3 Cinematic Trailer; Gameplay Show Tomorrow

Michael Kulakowski, 12 May 2021, 20:53

Thanks to a mistake of someone at Creative Assembly, the cinematic trailer of the highly anticipated strategy game Total War: Warhammer III leaked online. Shortly after that it was released officially. The two-minute video shows the army of Chaos and Kislev warriors.

How to Train Your Dragon DLC for Minecraft and Hidden Depths for Minecraft: Dungeons Announced

Filip Wegrzyn, 12 May 2021, 20:51

Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition and Minecraft: Dungeons will receive new expansions. Standard Minecraft will feature content from How to Train Your Dragon movie series, while in Minecraft: Dungeons will enable us to explore the depths of the ocean in the Hidden Depths DLC.

EA With Record Revenue; Plans to Develop Live-service Games

Angelika Kaldus, 12 May 2021, 20:43

Electronic Arts boasted record revenue in last fiscal year, with as much as $4 billion coming from live-service games (LGS). CEO Andrew Wilson talks about further development of the category.

Chia Cryptocurrency Can Damage SSDs in the Span of Few Weeks

Martin Nothing, 12 May 2021, 20:32

It turns out that the increasingly popular Chia cryptocurrency does not only affect the availability and prices increase of SSDs. First information about the increased failure rate of SSD media, which wear out very quickly during the mining proces, appeared on the web.

Sniper: Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 Gameplay Trailer; Minimum Requirements Revealed

Milosz Szubert, 12 May 2021, 20:27

Sniper: Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 received another trailer. It focuses on the presentation of how the gameplay will look like in the upcoming production by CI Games. Its release is scheduled for June 4, this year.

GameDevPaidMe - Developers Reveal Their Earnings on Twitter

Adrian Piotrowski, 12 May 2021, 20:17

Hashtag #GameDevPaidMe is trending on Twitter again, and just like a year ago, developers are revealing their earnings and encouraging fellow developers to break the conspiracy of silence.

Realpolitiks II Leaves Early Access

Przemyslaw Dygas, 12 May 2021, 17:08

Strategy game Realpolitiks 2 launches today. The game is available on PC on Steam.

Fortnite Might Soon Get a New PvE Survival Mode

Michal Ciezadlik, 12 May 2021, 17:02

New information indicates that Fortnite will soon receive Daybreak mode - a PvE open-world mode focused on survival.

Broken Arrow - World in Conflict and Wargame Inspired RTS Announced

Bart Swiatek, 12 May 2021, 16:42

Slitherine Software and Steel Balalaika announced the strategy game Broken Arrow. The title is to draw inspiration from the Wargame series and World in Conflict.

Stargate: Timekeepers Announced

Adrian Werner, 12 May 2021, 16:15

Polish studio CreativeForge Games announced Stargate: Timekeepers, a strategy game set in the universe of the Stargate series.

Master of Magic Remake Announced

Bart Swiatek, 12 May 2021, 15:29

Slitherine Software announced a remake of the classic 4X strategy with RPG elements - Master of Magic. A trailer for this game has also appeared online.

Overwatch 2 PvP Gameplay Next Week

Adrian Werner, 12 May 2021, 15:05

A two-hour stream is planned for next week, showcasing the PvP mode in Overwatch 2.

Hour of Gameplay Materials From New World

Paul Musiolik, 12 May 2021, 14:37

The upcoming MMO from Amazon Games - New World - received a release date and new video that shows gameplay after changes made since the recent tests.

Skull & Bones Launch No Sooner Than Next Year

Bart Swiatek, 12 May 2021, 13:35

Ubisoft announced that the pirate action game Skull & Bones will be released in April 2022 at the earliest. However, we may have to wait for this title even until March next year.

Ubisoft Wants to Make More Free-to-Play Games From Their Major Franchises

Adrian Werner, 12 May 2021, 12:55

Ubisoft intends to change its development strategy. The publisher wants its biggest brands to get free-to-play installments.

Battlefield 6 Launch in Q4 2021, PS4 and Xbox One Versions Announced

Bart Swiatek, 12 May 2021, 12:53

Electronic Arts representatives confirmed, during a recent investor call, that the next part of the Battlefield series will hit the market in the fourth quarter of this year. The game will be released on PC, as well as current and last-gen consoles.