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EA Acquisitions Lack Industry Recognition; Apex Legends and F1 2021 Met Expectations

Hubert Sledziewski, 05 August 2021, 23:05

Blake Jorgensen, COO, and CFO at Electronic Arts are pleased with the sales results that F1 2021 from Codemasters is generating. He feels that the way EA acquired the studio should have received more recognition.

Car Mechanic Simulator 2021 Novelties on New Gameplays

Hubert Sledziewski, 05 August 2021, 23:02

A lot of gameplays from Car Mechanic Simulator 2021 appeared online. The game by Red Dot Games and PlayWay will debut on August 11, so it's a good opportunity to form an opinion about it.

Fallout 4 Turned Into Stalker; Watch Impressive Effect of 194 Mods

Przemyslaw Dygas, 05 August 2021, 22:42

Another player has proven that Fallout 4 can be turned into a completely different game. With the set of mods, it changes beyond recognition.

The Sims 4 With Major Changes; NPCs Will Get Their Own Stories

Miriam Moszczynska, 05 August 2021, 22:23

During the Inside Maxis broadcast, the developers of The Sims 4 announced their intention to refresh the game instead of introducing new content to it in the near future. „Pack Refresh” will include, among other things, one of the existing add-ons.

PS5 Broke Even and Started to Turn Profit for Sony

Martin Nothing, 05 August 2021, 17:18

Sony has confirmed that the standard version of PlayStation 5 broke even. So the Japanese company has reasons to be happy.

EA Boasts of FIFA 21's Success; FUT Engagement has Grown Significantly

Milosz Szubert, 05 August 2021, 16:57

As part of the report summarizing the first quarter of fiscal year 2022, Electronic Arts boasted the popularity of FIFA 21. According to the data, the latest installment of the famous series of football simulators has reached more than 31 million players on PC and consoles.

Grifters in LoL Go Virtually Unpunished; Players are Fed Up

Michal Ciezadlik, 05 August 2021, 16:52

According to League of Legends players, there is no good way in the game to deal with so-called „grifters”, players who intentionally make others miserable during the game.

Even the Absurdly Expensive RTX 3090 is More Popular Than All Radeon 6000s Combined

Martin Nothing, 05 August 2021, 16:11

Steam's monthly hardware survey shows which company dominates the gaming GPU market. Nvidia easily beats AMD, whose flagship chips did not appear in the list.

TES5: Skyrim Special Edition Mod Overhauls TPP Mode

Milosz Szubert, 05 August 2021, 16:08

Another modification for The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Special Edition has been released. Its task is to overhaul the TPP mode. It introduces, among others, the ability to freely rotate the camera and the option to lock the view on the target.

Battlefield Aims at Live-service Model; EA Wants Players Engaged 365 Days a Year

Adrian Werner, 05 August 2021, 15:45

Battlefield 2042 is supposed to usher in a new form of development for the franchise, one that is more like a service than a series of standalone games. Among other things, EA wants new installments released every two years. Free components are also being considered.

WoW Community is 'Trash'; Asmongold Seconds the Critics

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 August 2021, 15:38

Asmongold once again criticized World of Warcraft. This time Zack echoed other streamers comparing the game's community and that of Final Fantasy XIV, and made it clear how much the comparison is against WoW.

Nintendo Game Sales Leave no Doubt: Creators of Mario are in a League of Their Own

Ignacy Ziarkiewicz, 05 August 2021, 15:21

Nintendo has released its financial results for the second quarter of 2021. The company's games are selling in millions of copies.

USSR Update for Hearts of Iron 4 Will be Massive

Iltutmis, 05 August 2021, 15:08

Paradox Development employees are back from vacation, and so is their Dev Diary. Yesterday, new information was published regarding the Barbarossa update for Hearts of Iron 4. The Soviet Union is about to undergo a lot of changes.

New Red Dead Online Update Will Introduce Survival Mode

Michal Ciezadlik, 05 August 2021, 14:42

In addition to new quests, contracts and items, Red Dead Online will soon include a new survival mode based.

EA to Expand the Mass Effect Series After the Success of Legendary Edition

Adrian Werner, 05 August 2021, 14:26

Electronic Arts has reported that Mass Effect: Legendary Edition has sold even better than the publisher's projections.

Blizzard is Preparing New Projects in the Warcraft Universe

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 August 2021, 14:13

Players may be (temporarily?) abandoning World of Warcraft, but Blizzard isn't abandoning its development plans for Azeroth. The company is preparing two new Warcraft games.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Devs Apologize for Bugs and Promise Fixes

Darius Matusiak, 05 August 2021, 13:10

Asobo released an official statement regarding the dire condition of Flight Simulator 2020 on PC. The developers apologize and promise patches.

EA is Making a Ton of Money on Live-service Games

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 August 2021, 12:09

Live-service games like Apex Legends and FUT mode in FIFA 21 remain a vein of gold for Electronic Arts. Meanwhile, the publisher is reporting diminishing revenues from sales of its titles.

The Ascent is the Biggest Commercial Success Curve Digital's History

Adrian Werner, 05 August 2021, 11:57

The Ascent has recorded the best debut in Curve Digital's history. The small Swedish team's cyberpunk action RPG is selling well and generating a lot of interest.