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Humankind Now Available on Game Pass; Many Hits on Offer for August

Hubert Sledziewski, 17 August 2021, 20:54

We've learned the list of games coming to Xbox Game Pass in the second half of August. Many of them, including Humankind, which debuts today, will be available at launch, e.g. Psychonauts 2, 12 Minutes and Myst.

People Can Fly Doesn't Know Outriders' Sales Figures

Michael Kulakowski, 17 August 2021, 20:47

Developers from People Can Fly still do not know how many copies of Outriders they have officially sold. They have not received any information from the publisher, Square Enix. This data is very important to them because it is the base on which they can demand royalties from the Japanese company.

Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.3 Changes; Info About First DLCs

Filip Wegrzyn, 17 August 2021, 20:27

CD Projekt RED revealed the full list of changes that patch 1.3 will bring to the game. In addition to a really impressive amount of fixes, the first free, but unfortunately small DLCs will be released.

Jack Sparrow Attracted a Record Number of Players to Sea of Thieves

Michael Kulakowski, 17 August 2021, 18:32

In just a little over a month after the release of the free update of Sea of Thieves, whose biggest attraction are the missions featuring characters from Pirates of the Caribbean, the creators announced that in June the game broke another activity record.

Destiny 2 Devs Recap The Year; New Features to be Announced Soon

Hubert Sledziewski, 17 August 2021, 18:30

Bungie released a trailer summarizing the events taking place in Destiny 2 over the past nine months. The developers have laso announced a presentation for next week, presenting what awaits us next year.

Impostors is Fortnite's New Mode Inspired by Among Us

Filip Wegrzyn, 17 August 2021, 18:28

Epic Games' billion-dollar game Fortnite added an Impostors mode, inspired by last year's popular hit Among Us.

Valorant Could Get Music Groups Like LoL's K/DA

Adrian Werner, 17 August 2021, 14:45

Riot Games is considering enhancing the Valorant brand with virtual musicians. This approach has already worked well for League of Legends.

Intel Reveals Arc, Competitor to GeForce and Radeon

Arkadiusz Strzala, 17 August 2021, 14:19

The color palette in the GPU market will be supplemented by the color blue. Soon, in addition to GeForce from Nvidia and Radeon from AMD, gamers will be able to choose Arc from Intel.

How Much Does a Gamedev Make? Apparently Up to $1 Million

Miriam Moszczynska, 17 August 2021, 14:02

A spreadsheet has been published on Twitter that summarizes the salaries of various positions in the video game industry. The record holder made over $1 million last year.

Xbox Series X Test Update Introduces 4K Interface

Paul Musiolik, 17 August 2021, 13:56

Xbox Series X has received a test system update. Alpha Skip 2109.210813-2200 adds support for high-resolution interface.

Battlefield 2042's Hazard Zone Resembles Escape from Tarkov, Data Miner Reveals

Przemyslaw Dygas, 17 August 2021, 13:50

Hazard Zone in Battlefield 2042 may have taken a lot of inspiration from Escape from Tarkov. This is what a certain data miner came to, who revealed information about the aforementioned mode.

Far Cry 6 Producer Emile Liang has Left the Company

Adrian Werner, 17 August 2021, 13:24

After more than two decades of working at Ubisoft, Emile Liang, the producer of, among others, Far Cry 6, said goodbye to the company. However, this should not negatively affect the sixth installment.

Spider-Man Coming to Marvel's Avengers on PlayStation Later This Year

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 17 August 2021, 12:53

One of the devs of Marvel's Avengers stated that we will most likely see a PlayStation-exclusive DLC featuring Spider-Man later this year.

Part of Battlefield 2042's Weapon List Discovered; There's a Crossbow

Przemyslaw Dygas, 17 August 2021, 12:33

A partial list of weapons that we'll find in Battlefield 2042 has appeared online. Among them we can distinguish many familiar piecese, as well as a few new ones.

New Names in The Witcher Prequel Cast; Director Revealed

Patrick Kubiak, 17 August 2021, 12:28

Netflix continues to squeeze The Witcher universe for content. As we've known for some time, there will be a prequel for the TV show. Now we get more information about the team involved in The Witcher: Blood Origin.

Innovative Adventure Game Road 96 Appreciated by Players

Adrian Werner, 17 August 2021, 12:00

Procedural adventure game Road 96 recorded a successful debut, meeting with a very positive reception on Steam. The game is also receiving good reviews in industry media.

The Last of Us 2 Could Have Gotten a Battle Royale Mode

Przemyslaw Dygas, 17 August 2021, 11:25

Naughty Dog may have been working on a battle royale mode for The Last of Us 2, info found by a data miner suggests.