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SIE Worldwide Studios Ex-CEO: Industry Consolidation is Killing Game Diversity

Michael Kulakowski, 27 July 2021, 22:36

Shawn Layden, formerly one of the key figures in the decision-making process for Sony Interactive Entertainment, expressed his concern over the recent consolidation in the digital entertainment industry. According to Layden, the merger of development studios and major companies is a threat to game diversity and will hinder the further growth of interest in gaming platforms.

Mass Effect: Legendary Edition Player Choices in Numbers

Filip Wegrzyn, 27 July 2021, 21:59

Check out the numerical breakdown of Mass Effect: Legendary Edition's most popular player decisions shared by the series' official Facebook page.

Red Dead Online Update Introduces New Opportunity and More

Filip Wegrzyn, 27 July 2021, 21:31

Just two weeks after the launch of Blood Money, the next big expansion for Red Dead Online, and already today we received another update with content. Among other things, a new Opportunity, a quest, as well as a lot of deals on items appeared in the game.

Blizzard Employees Outraged by Exec Response to Latest Lawsuit [UPDATED]

Michal Ciezadlik, 27 July 2021, 20:39

Former and current Activision Blizzard employees have written an open letter to the studio's management. In their opinion, the reaction of company's authorities to recent allegations of harassment and mobbing is „abhorrent”.

Lord of the Rings and FIFA on List of Possible Fortnite Crossovers

Michael Kulakowski, 27 July 2021, 20:14

Epic Games is sending out surveys to Fortnite fans asking about their interest in possible crossovers. The list includes 160 titles of live-action and animated series, movies, games, as well as personalities from the world of music and other celebrities.

WWII Shooter Hell Let Loose Leaves Early Access; Roadmap Revealed

Filip Wegrzyn, 27 July 2021, 20:10

Today, realistic online shooter Hell Let Loose leaves early access on PC. In conjunction with the game's release, quite a bit of new content has been made available, including the Eastern Front of World War II and large maps inspired by it.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Launches on XSX|S

Hubert Sledziewski, 27 July 2021, 20:07

Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available on Xbox Series X and S consoles, and a beautiful trailer for the game has hit the web to mark the occasion.

EA Wants to Dominate Sports Games; Aims at 500 Million Clients in 5 Years

Hubert Sledziewski, 27 July 2021, 20:04

EA Sports plans to increase the audience of its games to 500 million players within five years. The company's expansion is to be accomplished by implementing new business models and acquiring audiences in new regions of the world.

Intel Changes the Rules of the Game; Forget About Nanometers

Arkadiusz Strzala, 27 July 2021, 16:51

Intel is changing the rules of the nanometer race. It stops using this measure in naming lithographic processes. After „10nm”, the next step in technology development is simply „Intel 7”.

Shattered Paradise - Fan-made C&C: Tiberian Sun Expansion Gets New Version

Adrian Werner, 27 July 2021, 16:36

A new version of the Shattered Paradise project, a standalone expansion mod for Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun, has been released. This is pretty much a free game built on the foundations of this iconic RTS.

Here's a Charming Fairytale Village Created by a Fan in The Sims 4

Agnes Adamus, 27 July 2021, 13:56

A fan of The Sims 4 decided to use the tools introduced with the July update to create a charming fairytale village.

Unreal Engine 5 Impresses in The Coalition's Demo; Is This What Gears 6 Will Look Like?

Adrian Werner, 27 July 2021, 13:45

Gears of War owner The Coalition unveiled an impressive tech demo showing off the capabilities of Unreal Engine 5.

GTA V Will Soon Leave Xbox Game Pass

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 27 July 2021, 13:04

GTA V will be removed from the Xbox Game Pass service within the next two weeks.

Company of Heroes 3 Alpha Can Now be Played on Axis Side Thanks to a Mod

Przemyslaw Dygas, 27 July 2021, 12:29

One of the players managed to modify the pre-alpha version of Company of Heroes 3, which enabled him to play as German forces. Interestingly, the developers don't mind such actions.

Minecraft Map so Realistic It Gets Confused for Real Photo

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 27 July 2021, 12:26

User qwryzu created an incredibly beautiful and detailed map for Minecraft. Anyone can download and explore it on their own.

Valve Shows Off Steam Deck's Brilliant Gyroscope Performance

Adrian Werner, 27 July 2021, 12:04

Valve showed off the ingenious gyroscope system in Steam Deck. Together with analog knobs and trackpads, it is supposed to provide an experience close to mouse and keyboard controls.

Forza Horizon 5 Screenshots Show the Beauty and Diversity of Mexico

Przemyslaw Dygas, 27 July 2021, 11:45

More screenshots from Forza Horizon 5 have been released online. The developers revealed them to show the players just how diverse Mexico's landscapes are.