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First Reviews: Biomutant - Metacritic Divided

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 May 2021, 21:53

Biomutant has lived to see its first reviews. Debuting tomorrow, the game has divided the reviewers, garnering both staunch supporters and disappointed critics.

Rumor: Nioh Devs Working on Final Fantasy Origins for PS5 and PC

Agnes Adamus, 24 May 2021, 21:26

More rumors about yet unannounced Final Fantasy game. It is to be subtitled Origins and inspired by the Dark Souls series. Team Ninja known from the Nioh series is responsible for its development. Initially, it's supposed to launch on PS5, and later also on PC.

GeForce RTX 5000 Series Could Offer as Much as 100 TFLOPS

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 May 2021, 19:35

We'll be waiting a long time for GeForce RTX 5000 GPU series, but apparently, they'll be worth it. Reliable sources suggest that the new chips based on Hopper architecture can offer up to 100 TFLOPS.

GTA 6 Will Feature CircoLoco Records Radio Station? Rockstar Starts a Music Label

Agnes Adamus, 24 May 2021, 19:27

Rockstar Games started a collaboration with CircoLoco, as a result of which the CircoLoco Records music label was created. The first songs produced by the label will be heard on June 4. It is currently unknown if these songs will be used in the GTA series.

Invading Nazis in New Gameplay of Land of War: The Beginning

Milosz Szubert, 24 May 2021, 17:57

MS Games published another gameplay from Land of War: The Beginning, a first-person shooter set in the early days of World War II. The title will launch on May 27, this year.

Far Cry 6 Collector's Figurine Trailer has Leaked

Przemyslaw Dygas, 24 May 2021, 17:45

A trailer for a collectible figurine from Far Cry 6 has surfaced online, featuring Anton Castillo and his son Diego.

Dying Light: Platinum Edition's Release Date Leaked on Microsoft Store

Milosz Szubert, 24 May 2021, 17:35

The page of Dying Light - Platinum Edition has appeared on Microsoft Store. It's supposed to be another special edition of Techland's game, whose release date is set for May 27. According to the description, the package, in addition to the game itself, will include 4 expansions and 17 skin packs.

Chia Cryptocurrency Eats SSDs, but Remains Popular

Przemyslaw Dygas, 24 May 2021, 17:04

Chia is eating up SSDs at an alarming rate, but this does not discourage its miners. The popularity of the new cryptocurrency is growing all the time.

AMD Zen 4 to Require New AM5 Socket; Big Changes Inbound

Arkadiusz Strzala, 24 May 2021, 16:54

Leaks suggest that the next generation of AMD Zen 4 processors (including Ryzen 7000) will require a new socket - AM5. It will bring very big changes, including, above all, support for DDR5 RAM.

Apex Legends Devs Vaguely Explain High Skin Prices

Hubert Sledziewski, 24 May 2021, 14:24

Respawn Entertainment has responded to player criticism over the high prices of cosmetic items in Apex Legends.

As Many as 91 New Block Types are Coming to Minecraft

Przemyslaw Dygas, 24 May 2021, 14:22

Minecraft developers have revealed more new features that await players in the Caves & Cliffs update. The popular sandbox will be enriched with 91 new types of blocks such as copper or snow powder.

Sony's New Patent May Enable PlayStation to Detect Your Smile

Adrian Werner, 24 May 2021, 14:10

The patent applications suggest that Sony is planning a system to recognize players' facial expressions and send emotes based on that knowledge. Another idea from the company is to automatically detect when we're not doing well in a game and give us help in the form of video content.

Rumor: Dragon's Dogma 2 to be Powered by Resident Evil Village Engine

Hubert Sledziewski, 24 May 2021, 12:54

A well-known insider informed that Dragon's Dogma 2 is being developed on the RE Engine, used in Resident Evil Village. Capcom hasn't officially announced the game, although its launch is expected at the latest next year.

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Benchmarks on PS4 and Xbox One

Bart Swiatek, 24 May 2021, 12:07

The editors of Digital Foundry have checked how 8th-genconsoles handle the Mass Effect: Legendary Edition collection. Some of the test results are quite surprising.

Days Gone Wins the Hearts and Wallets of Steam Users

Adrian Werner, 24 May 2021, 11:26

Last week's debut of Days Gone on PC turned out to be a big success. The game took the first place on the Steam bestseller list and met with a very positive reception among the users.

Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2 Are Not Blizzard's Only Projects

Bart Swiatek, 24 May 2021, 09:48

One of the employees of Blizzard Entertainment - Ion Hazzikostas, i.e. the director of WoW - admitted in a press interview that apart from Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2, the aforementioned studio is also working on other productions.

Age of Empires 4 Leak Reveals Civilizations and Possible Beta Test [UPDATED]

Adrian Werner, 24 May 2021, 09:05

An entry in the Korean age rating agency's database suggests that Microsoft may be preparing an open beta of Age of Empires 4. A list of as-yet-undisclosed civilizations has also leaked online.