Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut and Iki Island DLC Announced; Release in August
Hubert Sledziewski, 01 July 2021, 22:18
Sony and Sucker Punch confirmed the release of Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut. The title will launch in August on PS4 and PS5 and will include, among other things, a single-player DLC titled Iki Island.
I.G.I. Origins Launch Later Than Expected
Przemyslaw Dygas, 01 July 2021, 21:45
We finally got some new information about I.G.I. Origins. The developers revealed when we can expect its release and what is their attitude towards the game.
Content of Upcoming Patch for Baldur's Gate 3 to be Revealed Next Week
Michal Ciezadlik, 01 July 2021, 21:40
The developers at Larian Studios have announced the next installment of the Panel from Hell event, which will showcase a new patch for Baldur's Gate 3, which is currently in early access.
Piranha Bytes Shares New Gameplay and Info on Elex 2
Hubert Sledziewski, 01 July 2021, 20:54
Developers from Piranha Bytes have published a gameplay video from Elex 2, answering a few questions about the game at the same time. We learned something about the combat system and the difficulty level.
Sony Acquires Nixxes Software; Bluepoint Emphasizes Its Independence
Przemyslaw Dygas, 01 July 2021, 20:19
Another studio has joined the PlayStation family. This time it's the Dutch team at Nixxes Software, which is known for ports of games for various platforms. Meanwhile, Bluepoint Games very clearly announces its independence.
Take-Two Acquires Dynamixyz, Creators of RDR 2's Facial Animations
Hubert Sledziewski, 01 July 2021, 20:14
Take-Two Interactive has announced the acquisition of Dynamixyz, a company that specializes in creating facial animations. We've seen the effects of its work in Red Dead Redemption 2 and NBA 2K21, and now we'll almost certainly see it in GTA 6 as well.
Title of New Call of Duty Leaked; Return to World War II After All?
Przemyslaw Dygas, 01 July 2021, 18:27
The title of the new Call of Duty leaked on the web. The next installment of the series is to be called Slipstream, and the appearance of the logo may reveal the period in which the action will be set.
Songs of Conquest Devs Present a Beautiful Map
Przemyslaw Dygas, 01 July 2021, 17:36
The creators of Songs of Conquest, a promising strategy game inspired by the Heroes of Might and Magic series, published a status update. They revealed what elements require improvement and showed a beautiful map of one of the lands present in the game.
Microsoft Flight Simulator Will Get a Significant Performance Upgrade
Milosz Szubert, 01 July 2021, 17:28
During a recent stream, Asobo representatives talked a bit about the near future of Microsoft Flight Simulator. Among other things, we heard about upcoming improvements to the PC version and new details about the Xbox Series X/S release.
DLSS With Ultra Quality Mode - Nvidia May be Preparing Even Better Scaling
Arkadiusz Strzala, 01 July 2021, 17:08
Nvidia is probably working on an Ultra Quality mode for DLSS 2.0. That's according to some information in the Unreal Engine 5 documentation. This, of course, could be a response to an analogous setting in AMD's FidelityFX.
Apparently You Have to Pay a Lot to Advertise a Game on PS Store
Adrian Werner, 01 July 2021, 17:06
The co-founder of Neon Doctrine criticized the way the PlayStation Store service works. The procedures are slow and not very transparent, and you have to pay a lot for advertising.
Wyrmstooth Mod for Skyrim Got a Major Update
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 July 2021, 16:19
Fans of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim have only just celebrated the return of the popular mod Wyrmstooth. Meanwhile, the mod's creator has released a sizable update, numbered 19.4, on PC Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
Minecraft 1.17.1 Snapshot Saves Axolotls
Milosz Szubert, 01 July 2021, 16:16
Mojang AB released the third snapshot of the 1.17.1 update for Minecraft Java Edition. It enables us to test a few more patches that will be included in the official release of the patch.
Silent Hill Fans Divided About Bloober Team
Michal Ciezadlik, 01 July 2021, 14:41
The Internet reacted vividly to yesterday's announcement of cooperation between Bloober Team and Konami. Fans of the Silent Hill series, whose new installment will most probably be entrusted to the Polish studio, have mixed feelings.
WWW Source Code Auctioned for $5 Million
Arkadiusz Strzala, 01 July 2021, 14:12
The NFT token associated with the World Wide Web's source code was sold at auction for $5.4 million. WWW is the foundation of modern day Internet - without this technology this news would never have been written.
Diablo 4 Without „Artificial and Bland” Characters
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 July 2021, 13:44
Blizzard revealed some new information about Diablo IV. Among other things, the devs discussed the appearance of characters, which will be able to customize more than in previous installments.
Price Tag for Our LinkedIn Data Revealed
Konrad Sarzynski, 01 July 2021, 13:20
The data of 700 million LinkedIn users has gone up for sale. This is another such case, and the way the data was obtained and the price for the entire database should raise many eyebrows.
Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds With a Better Launch Than Pokemon GO
Adrian Werner, 01 July 2021, 13:02
The RPG Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds recorded one of the best mobile debuts in history. The game crossed the $100 million threshold faster than such hits as Pokemon GO and Genshin Impact.
Dead by Daylight Sets New Activity Record 5 Years After Launch
Adrian Werner, 01 July 2021, 10:26
Dead by Daylight has set a new activity record on Steam, surpassing the threshold of 100k simultaneous players for the first time. That's a big feat considering the game is now over five years old.
Minecraft Earth is Now Officially Dead
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 July 2021, 10:01
Minecraft Earth is history. The mobile spin-off of one of the best-selling games of the world has just disappeared from mobile devices.
Persona 4: Golden Went Big on PC; Great Sales on Steam
Paul Musiolik, 01 July 2021, 09:39
Persona 4: Golden is recording fantastic sales on Steam. Publisher Atlus reports that players have purchased one million copies of the game in one year since its release.