Gamepressure.com News 24 January 2022
Patch 2.4 for Diablo 2 Resurrected on Test Servers Tomorrow
Agnes Adamus, 24 January 2022, 20:07
Patch 2.4 for Diablo 2 Resurrected will hit the public test servers tomorrow. This way PC players will be able to try out the changes in gameplay balance.
Cartels Recruit Smugglers in GTA Online and Other Games
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 January 2022, 19:44
The popularity of games like Grand Theft Auto Online and Call of Duty is attracting more than just cheaters. Players in these titles have apparently found themselves targeted by cartels looking for „couriers”.
Spike's Story: Last Call Event Launches in Dying Light; Trailer and Details
Agnes Adamus, 24 January 2022, 19:29
Dying Light has received an episodic timed event called Spike's Story: Last Call. The first episode launched today.
Strike at Raven Software is Over
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 January 2022, 17:56
After nearly two months and the announcement of unionization, a strike by Raven Software studio employees, started in response to recent layoffs, has ended.
Elden Ring has Gone Gold
Miriam Moszczynska, 24 January 2022, 15:57
The work on Elden Ring has been completed. FromSoftware is already preparing the first patch.
Hate and Failure - Battlefield 2042's Numbers in One Picture
Hubert Sledziewski, 24 January 2022, 15:28
Electronic Arts certainly wished the premiere of Battlefield 2042 to be a high-profile event. And that's exactly what happened, though it's probably not the sort of publicity the company dreamed of.
Kitsch on Steam - Wars & Roses Attracts With Guns and Beautiful Women
Dawid Wanat, 24 January 2022, 15:10
Combining a tactical shooter with a dating simulator sounds very bizarre, but it happened. Wars & Roses celebrates its „success” on Steam as a shoddy attempt to attract gamers with women - it already been hailed as the worst game of the beginning of the year.
Riot Sues Teamfight Tactics Copycats
Sonia Selerska, 24 January 2022, 14:03
Riot Games has sued a Vietnamese developer, accusing it of copying Teamfight Tactics. The similarities are indeed apparent.
GRID Legends Gamepley Story Mode Video Released
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 13:17
New video, over forty minutes of video footage presenting the story mode in GRID Legends, has appeared on the web.
Zombie Mode Removed From Battlefield 2042 Mere Day After Introduction
Miriam Moszczynska, 24 January 2022, 12:40
Battlefield 2042's problems and slip-ups continue. This time, DICE introduced a mode that worked as a machine for earning experience. Oddly, it was almost immediately pulled from the game.
Support Ends for Watch Dogs: Legion
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 12:32
The devs of Watch Dogs: Legion informed about the end of game's development cycle. This means no new additions, with the recently launched 5th season of multiplayer games being the last.
Assassin's Creed Was Supposed to Culminate with End of the World and Space Travel
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 January 2022, 12:31
Escaping in a spaceship during the end of the world - that's what the Assassin's Creed finale was supposed to look like a decade ago.
Learn to Play Chess With This Minecraft Mod
Miriam Moszczynska, 24 January 2022, 12:27
A Minecraft player has created a mod that enables us to learn to play chess. GameBlocks is still in beta, but it is already impressive.
Nvidia Introduces Surprize Price Hike for RTX 3000 GPUs
Dawid Wanat, 24 January 2022, 12:04
Nvidia has decided to raise the prices of RTX 3000 GPUs, including Founders editions. The company provided no explanation for the price changes.
Kotick Reportedly Ignoring Activision's Problems, Employees Irritated
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 11:53
The video conference for Activision Blizzard employees did not go as planned. Contrary to promises, CEO Bobby Kotick did not address questions from subordinates, and the entire event was actually ended sooner than scheduled.
Dying Light 2 With Free PS5 and XSX/S Upgrade
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 January 2022, 11:53
New Dying Light 2 trailers show off the graphics modes available on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S. Techland also confirmed that the game will have a free current-gen upgrade.
God of War Still Undefeated on Steam, But Chinese Competition Rises
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 11:46
The past week on Steam once again belonged to God of War, Monster Hunter: Rise and Ready or Not. The surprize was, however, the excellent debut of Warm Snow.
Steam's Record-breaking Streak Continues
Hubert Sledziewski, 24 January 2022, 11:36
Four weeks into January and four records - Steam does not slow down when it comes to the number of concurrent users. Last weekend the platform broke the 29 million threshold.
Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem - First 10 Minutes of Gameplay
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 11:31
The gameplay showing the first ten minutes of Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem is now online. The footage shows the very beginning of the campaign.
RTX 3050 Not for Miners? Gamers Rubbing Their Hands in Glee
Marcin Nic, 24 January 2022, 11:11
The release of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 GPUs is approaching. The first benchmarks suggest that this chip may not be a preference for crypto miners.
Dark Souls 3 PCs at Risk of Hacking; Dangerous Vulnerability Discovered
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 10:21
A dangerous vulnerability was discovered in the code of the PC edition of Dark Souls 3, which makes players' computers vulnerable to hacking attacks. Fans patched it with a mod, but shortly afterwards the developers shut down the PvP servers to gain some time to prepare an official update.
Horizon: Forbidden West and Gran Turismo 7 Take Up Lot of Space on PS4 and PS5
Hubert Sledziewski, 24 January 2022, 10:19
We learned the probable size of two games that will debut soon on PS4 and PS5, namely Horizon: Forbidden West and Gran Turismo 7. Owners of the digital versions will have to download a large amount of data from the PlayStation Store.
CoD: Warzone Developers Form a Union, Against Activision's Efforts
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 10:17
After weeks of striking, a group of testers from the Raven Software studio has begun the process of forming a trade union. If they succeed, it will be the first such organization formed within a large American game publisher.