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First Reviews: Resident Evil Village - Capcom Delivers

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 May 2021, 23:09

Reviews of Resident Evil Village have flooded the web. The title, though not without flaws, turned out to be an excellent continuation of Capcom's honored survival horror game series for many critics.

Free Mass Effect Extras Available on EA's Website

Hubert Sledziewski, 05 May 2021, 23:06

Electronic Arts has released a number of extras for Mass Effect on its website, available for download completely free of charge.

Gamescom 2021 Will be Held Exclusively Online

Hubert Sledziewski, 05 May 2021, 23:01

Organizers of gamescom 2021 have announced that this year's event will not be held in hybrid mode, as previously planned, but entirely online.

Record Number of 300,000 Apex Legends Players at Season 9 Launch

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 May 2021, 22:15

The start of Season 9 in Apex Legends translated into server problems on all platforms. Indeed, the Legacy patch attracted a record number of players and enabled the game to set a new record on Steam.

Total War: Warhammer 3 Teaser Announces Gameplay Showcase

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 May 2021, 19:08

Creative Assembly will soon present gameplay footage from Total War: Warhammer III. For now, however, we have to settle for a short teaser and an unofficial screenshot from the game.

Stadia Loses Part of Key Staff to Jade Raymond's Team

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 May 2021, 18:31

Google has parted ways with more employees overseeing Google Stadia. John Justice, vice president and head of product, has left the company's ranks, and a number of others have joined Haven Studios, founded by Jade Raymond.

Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Release Date

Milosz Szubert, 05 May 2021, 17:38

We have learned the exact release date of Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous. As announced by Owlcat Games, the indirect sequel to the 2018 RPG will debut on PC on September 2. Details on the console releases are expected to be announced soon.

xCloud Exclusivity as Microsoft's Bargaining Chip for Reduced Profit Margin

Filip Wegrzyn, 05 May 2021, 17:26

Thanks to the Epic Games vs. Apple court battle, we now know that Microsoft was planning to cut its 30% profit margin on Xbox game sales in exchange for exclusive streaming rights on xCloud. Those plans have been abandoned, at least for now.

The Witcher 3 HD Reworked Mod May be Part of The Witcher 3 on Next-gen

Milosz Szubert, 05 May 2021, 16:21

Polish modder known as Halk Hogan released a new trailer for the next version of his HD Reworked Project, beautifying The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Moreover, he shared the information that CD Projekt RED approached him with a proposal of cooperation.

Paid Subscription to CS:GO Stats Annoys Players

Michal Ciezadlik, 05 May 2021, 16:11

Among other changes, the latest update to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive includes CS:GO 360 Stats, a subscription service that gives players access to detailed stats. It costs $1 per month, but that seems like too much for the community.

Dogecoin Is Worth More Than Activision Blizzard and Twitter

Bart Swiatek, 05 May 2021, 15:14

Thanks to recent price increases, capialization of the Dogecoin cryptocurrency reached nearly $87.7 billion. This means that it has a higher market value than companies like Nintendo, Activision Blizzard, Ford and Twitter.

Activision Wants All of Its Big IPs to be Like Call of Duty

Adrian Werner, 05 May 2021, 15:13

Activision's Bobby Kotick has stated that the publisher's big brands will be developed following the Call of Duty formula in the future.

Sketches of Glory - Issue #16 - Remaster, Remake, Reforge

Filip Sulkovsky, 05 May 2021, 15:05

Blizzard Lost 29% of Playerbase in Just 3 Years

Adrian Werner, 05 May 2021, 15:01

For three years, the number of people who regularly play Blizzard's games is steadily decreasing. However, the studio is increasingly efficient in earning money on those who have not yet abandoned its games.

Epic Games Store Spent $1 Billion on Exclusives

Bart Swiatek, 05 May 2021, 14:29

Epic Games has already spent over a billion dollars on exclusive games for Epic Games Store. This is part of a strategy to capture up to half of the PC gaming market.

Modded Red Dead Redemption 2 Running on RTX 3090 in 8k Looks Stunning

Paul Musiolik, 05 May 2021, 14:12

Red Dead Redemption 2 on mods in 8K on RTX 3090 looks great. A lot of the credit for this goes to the ray tracing support feature added by a fan.

Rumor: New Star Wars Game Might Be Microsoft's Exclusive

Adrian Werner, 05 May 2021, 14:09

Credible speculations have appeared on the web, according to which Microsoft is planning an exclusive Star Wars game. It is possible that it will be a title based on The Mandalorian.

Activision Confirms Call of Duty 2021 is Developed by Sledgehammer Games

Bart Swiatek, 05 May 2021, 12:54

Activision announced that the next installment of the Call of Duty series is being developed by Sledgehammer Games. The title will hit the market this fall.