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Abandoned for Free as Compensation for Buyers of Blue Box's Unreleased Game

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 August 2021, 22:56

Hasan Kahraman from Blue Box Game addressed the recent controversy surrounding Abandoned. The creator also promised that the game will be available for free - as long as we bought the (yet) unreleased The Haunting: Blood Water Curse.

EA Apologizes for Removing Older Games From GOG

Michael Kulakowski, 18 August 2021, 21:56

Following protests from gamers over the pulling of classic Electronic Arts hits such as Ultima Underworld 1 2, Syndicate Plus and Syndicate Wars from sale, the publisher has apologized for the situation and promised to change its policy on old titles.

First Reviews: 12 Minutes - Good Original Adventure Game With Hollywood Stars

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 August 2021, 21:22

First reviews of Twelve Minutes have started appearing in online. The title is collecting high ratings, though it's clearly not a game for everyone.

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord With Full Release Date; Future Plans Revealed

Damian Gacek, 18 August 2021, 20:43

The developers of Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord will not be appearing at the gamescom 2021 event, but the fans weren't left with nothing. In a lengthy article, TaleWorlds addressed the game's full release date and development plans.

Pokemon: Brilliant Diamond, Shining Pearl and Legends: Arceus in New Trailers and Screenshots

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 August 2021, 20:09

Today's Pokemon Direct brought with it the presentation of Brilliant Diamond, Shining Pearl, and Legends: Arceus. Nintendo also revealed a handful of information about the games and unveiled an exclusive edition of Nintendo Switch Lite.

Among Us Devs Comment on Fortnite's Impostors Mode

Filip Wegrzyn, 18 August 2021, 20:02

The folks at Innersloth have commented on Fortnite's new Impostors mode, which draws heavily from their popular game Among Us. In addition to expressing their disapproval for the lack of originality, the developers regret that Epic Games did not contact them for a collaboration.

Dying Light 2 Will be at Gamescom - Info on New Trailer

Hubert Sledziewski, 18 August 2021, 19:49

Dying Light 2 will get a new trailer in August. Techland confirmed its presence at gamescom 2021, where the game's lead designer, Tymon Smektala, is expected to talk about the combat system and parkour mechanics.

YouTube With Improved Search Engine; Google Tests New Features

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 August 2021, 19:42

Google is preparing new features for YouTube. The popular service will receive various search engine improvements, such as chapter display and automatic video translation.

New Version of Arx Extended Mod for RPG Arx Fatalis Goes Live

Adrian Werner, 18 August 2021, 19:40

We lived to see the new version of the excellent mod Arx Extended. The project expands the gameplay of the RPG Arx Fatalis, making it less linear and offering more freedom.

PS1 Games on Xbox Series X and S in 4K and 60 FPS

Hubert Sledziewski, 18 August 2021, 19:13

The creators of the Modern Vintage Gamer channel on YouTube have used the Xbox Series S console to emulate the first PlayStation. Thanks to the properties of the software and the power of the new hardware, the games run at 4K and 60 fps.

Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.3 and DLC Presentation Disappointed the Community

Michal Ciezadlik, 18 August 2021, 18:47

Presented during yesterday's live broadcast, the new features that will be coming to Cyberpunk 2077 were a disappointment for the fans, to say the least.

Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.3 Released; Over 30 GB of Data to Download

Michal Ciezadlik, 18 August 2021, 18:44

Patch 1.3 for Cyberpunk 2077 was released today, and users of all platforms need to prepare themselves for a sizable update that reaches over 30 GB in size.

Biomutant is a Hit; Game Broke Even After a Week

Adrian Werner, 18 August 2021, 18:26

Embracer Group boasted impressive sales results for Biomutant, Valheim, and Chivalry 2. The company also acquired three more development studios.

Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut Purchased Before Release [UPDATED]

Przemyslaw Dygas, 18 August 2021, 18:16

Single copies of Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut randomly appeared on the shelves of a Walmart store. This enabled the player to share details about the game online.

4 Hours of Gameplay From Skyblivion

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 18 August 2021, 18:07

Skyblivion looks really good already. The developers showed off their progress on a nearly 4-hour gameplay.

RPG Death Trash Loved by Players; Game Broke Even Instantly

Miriam Moszczynska, 18 August 2021, 17:51

The developer of Death Trash announced via Twitter that the game broke even in less than two weeks after its early access release. This is a great success for the developers, especially since it was achieved in such a short time.

Assassin's Creed x Watch Dogs: Legion Crossover Gets a Trailer

Przemyslaw Dygas, 18 August 2021, 17:34

We finally got a trailer for the upcoming crossover between Watch Dogs: Legion and the Assassin's Creed series. A new female protagonist and two story missions await the players.

Humankind With Great Debut on Steam

Adrian Werner, 18 August 2021, 16:04

Humankind recorded an excellent debut on Steam. The game is selling very well and achieving impressive activity numbers.

Marvel's Avengers Catches Second Wind? Positive Reviews on Steam

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 18 August 2021, 15:58

Marvel's Avengers is getting more and more positive reviews on Steam. Will the game regain the audience lost after the launch?

Skyrim's Iconic Intro Sequence was a Nightmare for Developers

Przemyslaw Dygas, 18 August 2021, 13:37

It turns out that the opening sequence of Skyrim was a real nightmare for the developers. The source of the problems were inconspicuous bees.

Myst Remake in Game Pass Will be a Visual Feast in 4K

Adrian Werner, 18 August 2021, 13:13

We've learned the technical details of the Myst remake, which will hit Xbox Series X/S and Game Pass consoles next week.