Gamepressure.com News 01 April 2022
Everspace 2 Stinger's Debut Update Launches
Hubert Sledziewski, 01 April 2022, 19:32
Everspace 2, the gorgeous space simulator available in Early Access, has received this year's first major update. The game has gained a new class of fighters and significant changes to the crafting system.
US Senators Have Concerns About Microsoft's Acquisition of Activision
Dawid Wanat, 01 April 2022, 17:59
U.S. senators are concerned about the planned acquisition of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft. Their concerns include the treatment of employees and the position of Bobby Kotick, who has also been involved in sexual harassment controversies.
Battlefield 2042 Players Have Spoken; DICE Comments on Maps
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 April 2022, 16:49
DICE has summarized the comments coming in over the month regarding planned map changes in Battlefield 2042. It looks like fans are wishing for fixes for more than just Kaleidoscope.
Vampire The Masquerade: Bloodhunt Release Date
Milosz Szubert, 01 April 2022, 16:36
Sharkmob announced that Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodhunt, a free-to-play battle royale game set in the World of Darkness universe, will officially debut on April 27, this year. The title had been in early access since September 7, 2021.
The Sims 4 Devs Fixed Weddings, But Annoyed Players
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 April 2022, 15:04
The new patch fixed many of the problems of The Sims 4: My Wedding Stories DLC, although it did not get rid of all the glitches.
Terraria Patch 'Labor of Love' Brings Improvements to Inventory
Milosz Szubert, 01 April 2022, 14:03
The developers of Terraria have announced that an upcoming update for the game, numbered 1.4.4, will significantly improve the use of inventory. The patch is expected to debut later this year.
Sony Lays Off PlayStation Employees as Part of 'Global Transformation'
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 April 2022, 13:55
About 90 PlayStation employees have said goodbye to their jobs as part of Sony's „global transformation,” presumably meaning an emphasis on direct product sales, bypassing the retail market.
Classic Angry Birds Returns Without Ads and Microtransactions
Miriam Moszczynska, 01 April 2022, 13:53
Angry Birds is back in a revamped version titled Rovio Classics: Angry Birds. The game is available on both Google Play and App Store.
Abandoned Devs Deny Rumors of Game's Cancellation
Milosz Szubert, 01 April 2022, 13:38
Blue Box Game Studio has addressed the recent commotion related to the removal of a large number of posts related to their upcoming game - Abandoned - from Twitter. According to their assurances, work on the title is progressing.
Hyper Light Breaker - Sequel to Action RPG Hyper Light Drifter Announced
Adrian Werner, 01 April 2022, 13:07
Hyper Light Breaker, the sequel to the action RPG Hyper Light Drifter, has been announced. Compared to the original, we will get, among other things, three-dimensional graphics and a co-op mode.
Capcom Will Pay People More And It's No April Fool's Joke
Miriam Moszczynska, 01 April 2022, 12:58
Capcom, on a wave of success, is making management changes. One of them is to increase employee salaries by 30%.
Sony's New Studio is Working on Horror Game Powered by Unreal Engine 5
Miriam Moszczynska, 01 April 2022, 12:32
Studio Firesprite works on a new AAA game. As we can deduce from available information, it will be an adventure horror game powered by Unreal Engine 5.
Game Pass May Get Family Plan; Cheap Option For 5 People
Adrian Werner, 01 April 2022, 11:21
Credible reports have surfaced online that Microsoft is preparing a family plan for its Game Pass service.
E3 2022 Cancelled [UPDATED]
Hubert Sledziewski, 01 April 2022, 10:17
It's happened - E3 2022 has been officially cancelled. The event will return in 2023 at the earliest.
Minecraft Preview Gets Ray Tracing on Xbox Series X/S [UPDATED]
Michael Zegar, 01 April 2022, 10:01
Minecraft Preview received ray tracing on Xbox Series X/S consoles. At this point it is unknown when this option will appear on the PS5 console, although it is unlikely that we should wait for long.