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Apple Co-founder's Job Application Sold For $340 Thousand

Martin Nothing, 30 July 2021, 21:56

Steve Jobs' first job application went up for auction for the fourth time and reached a record amount. An NFT version was also put up for sale, but it did not have the success of the paper original.

Horizon: Forbidden West Not Until 2022, Claim Jeff Grubb and Jason Schreier

Hubert Sledziewski, 30 July 2021, 20:10

Horizon: Forbidden West will most probably be delayed. The game was supposed to debut around this year's Christmas, but according to Jeff Grubb its release will be delayed to 2022. The journalist's reports were confirmed by Jason Schreier.

Twitch Adjusts Subscription Prices to Match Earnings in Different Countries

Konrad Sarzynski, 30 July 2021, 20:02

Twitch subscription price differentiation is gaining momentum. After tests in Mexico and Turkey, the changes gradually extend to other countries.

Valve Responds to Wolfire Games' Lawsuit Over Monopolistic Practices on Steam

Hubert Sledziewski, 30 July 2021, 19:44

Valve has responded to April's lawsuit by Wolfire Games, which accused the company of monopolistic regulations. Steam's owners deny the allegations and claim that they are nothing more than an attack on the popular, consumer-acclaimed platform.

Not Silent Hill, But Metal Gear Suggested by New Leak About Abandoned

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 July 2021, 19:34

Gamers are still speculating about Abandoned from Blue Box Games. A recent leak from a relatively reliable source suggests that it won't be Silent Hill (as some thought), but a new installment or a remake of the Metal Gear series.

Top WoW Youtubers Abandon Blizzard's MMO

Milosz Szubert, 30 July 2021, 19:25

Preach Gaming and MadSeasonShow, some of the biggest YouTube channels covering World of Warcraft, are will no longer create videos about the famous MMORPG. The reason for this is the recent Blizzard controversy and the general condition of the game.

New Steam Client Beta Brings Better Data Management

Michal Ciezadlik, 30 July 2021, 19:03

Since yesterday, the beta of the new client can be tested by Steam users. The next version of the overlay refreshes the interface and makes the download manager more readable.

Dark Souls 2 - New Version of SOTFS Ascended Mod RPG Goes Live

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 19:01

A new version (11.5) of the SOTFS Ascended Mod RPG project, one of the best mods for Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin, has been released. The project changes the campaign and expands the RPG elements.

Half-Life 2 Gets a Fan-made Remaster With Valve's Blessing

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 July 2021, 18:29

Half-Life 3 is still a meme, but there's a chance for the series to return in a different form. If recent reports are to be believed, Valve has given its blessing to the developers of Half-Life 2: Update to create a collection of remasters of the second installment.

Forza Motorsport 7 About to be Pulled From Sale

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 18:04

Forza Motorsport 7's story is slowly coming to an end. The game will soon disappear from sale and Game Pass offer.

Radeon RX 6600 XT Announced - RTX 3060 Slayer Inbound?

Arkadiusz Strzala, 30 July 2021, 17:33

„Amazing gaming at 1080p resolution.” Such a slogan is advertising the AMD's new GPU model, the Radeon RX 6600XT. It is supposed to be the answer to the RTX 3060 from Nvidia.

The Ascent Launched to Positive Reviews; Gamers and Experts Delighted

Michal Ciezadlik, 30 July 2021, 16:55

Yesterday marked the release of The Ascent, an isometric action RPG in cyberpunk style. Both players and reviewers assess Neon Giants' game positively.

Battlefield 2042 Will Launch Without Esports and Ranked Modes

Paul Musiolik, 30 July 2021, 13:29

Battlefield 2042 will not receive esports and ranked modes on launch day. The situation may change, however, if the community suggests the need to add them.

Yves Guillemot Responds to Allegations of a Thousand Ubisoft Employees

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 July 2021, 13:23

Yves Guillemot has responded to the open letter from Ubisoft employees supporting Activision Blizzard's developer protest. Around a thousand people employed by the French publisher have reportedly signed the document.

The Witcher: Monster Slayer Brought in Over $500K in One Week

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 30 July 2021, 13:14

According to Sensor Tower's estimates, within a week of its release The Witcher: Monster Slayer achieved a revenue of over $500 thousand and was downloaded at least a million times. Will the creators manage to maintain the game's popularity?

Unusual Lovecraftian Horror RPG Dredge Announced

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 13:12

Black Salt Games team is working on Dredge, an unusual fishing RPG with horror elements, inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft.

Black Panther Coming to Marvel's Avengers on August 17

Paul Musiolik, 30 July 2021, 12:34

Black Panther will debut in Marvel's Avengers on August 17 this year along with a major update adding a new story, location and enemy faction. What's more, a free weekend with the game starts today.

Activision Blizzard Hires Law Firm Known for Sinking Unionization Attempts

Michal Ciezadlik, 30 July 2021, 12:15

Recent reports claim that Activision Blizzard has partnered with law firm WilmerHale. This is a well-known and prestigious firm, but also controversial - its services are used by Amazon, among others.

Aragami 2 Gone Gold; Impressive Pre-order Sales

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 11:41

The team at Lince Works announced that Aragami 2 is complete and will debut as planned, this September. The devs also boasted impressive pre-order results.

The Stanley Parable and Gone Home Devs are Making a Game Together

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 30 July 2021, 10:55

The creators of The Stanley Parable and Gone Home have founded a new studio - Ivy Road. The soundtrack for their first project will be created by the composer of music for Minecraft.

Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye - BAFTA's 2019 GotY Will Get an Expansion

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 10:05

Annapurna Interactive and studio Mobius Digital have announced the Echoes of the Eye expnsion for Outer Wilds, the space adventure game that won a BAFTA award for Best Game of 2019.