In 2019 79% of Japanese Console Market Belonged to Nintendo
Adrian Werner, 09 January 2020, 14:33
Thanks to Famitsu, we have learned the scale of Nintendo's domination on the Japanese market. As many as 76% of the consoles sold last year were models from the Switch family.
Priest Sets up a Minecraft Server to Fight Caustic Behavior
Bart Swiatek, 02 December 2019, 11:13
Jesuit Robert Ballecer decided to create his own Minecraft server, located in the Vatican. The aim is to combat toxic behavior and to enable the establishment of bonds that can eventually be transferred to the real world.
Call of Duty and The Outer Worlds Dominate US Sales - NPD report
Jacob Blazewicz, 15 November 2019, 21:07
The NPD analytical group published a report on the American gaming market in October. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and The Outer Worlds had an outstanding launch, and the shooter from Activision is already the best-selling production of 2019.
Minecraft Going Strong - Over 110 Million Players Every month
Adrian Werner, 16 September 2019, 11:18
Microsoft has announced that more than 112 million people play Minecraft every month. That's an increase of several dozen millions since last year.
Minecraft is Second Biggest Hit of August in the USA
Adrian Werner, 14 September 2019, 21:55
According to the NPD group's ranking, in August the US market was conquered by Madden NFL 20 and Minecraft. The strategy game Age of Wonders: Planetfall also made a very successful debut. On the other hand, Nintendo Switch was the best among consoles.
Detective Pikachu and Pokemon Masters Sequel Announced
Adrian Werner, 29 May 2019, 19:31
Pokemon Masters and the continuation of the adventure game Detective Pikachu have been announced. Pokemon HOME and Pokemon Sleep are also planned. All these novelties were revealed at a conference organised by The Pokemon Company in Tokyo.
Notch Won't Participate in the 10th Anniversary of His Game
Agnes Adamus, 29 April 2019, 22:44
Markus "Notch" Persson, the creator of the iconic Minecraft, will not take part in the celebration of the 10th anniversary of his work, as informed by Microsoft's press spokesman. The decision was dictated by the controversial views of the Swede.
Village & Pillage - Major Update to Minecraft
Bart Swiatek, 26 April 2019, 11:17
In recent days, Minecraft has received Village & Pillage, a major update that changed many aspects aspects of the gameplay and added a lot of new things to Mojang AB's title. A new NPC faction, crossbows, and pandas have been added to the game.
Bowser Takes Over Nintendo of America
Bart Swiatek, 22 February 2019, 14:19
On April 15, Reggie Fils-Aime will resign as the CEO of Nintendo of America. His duties will be taken over by Doug Bowser, currently the company's Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Kingdom Hearts 3 and Switch Dominate US Market in January
Adrian Werner, 21 February 2019, 14:46
In January, the US gaming market was dominated by Kingdom Hearts III and the Nintendo Switch console. Also, the survival horror Resident Evil 2 fared very well.
Last Two Shovel Knight Expansions Delayed and Other News
Milosz Szubert, 19 February 2019, 16:42
Today's collection of short news: the last two expansions for Shovel Knight, as well as the SIGIL mega mod from Johna Romero are delayed, Steam info corner gets a new layout.
God of War with twelve D.I.C.E. Awards nominations
Adrian Werner, 11 January 2019, 13:41
The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Group has announced a shortlist for the D.I.C.E. Awards. God of War and Marvel's Spider-Man were among the titles with the most nominations.
Red Dead Redemption 2 mows down competition – Metacritic's 2018 best of
Milosz Szubert, 04 January 2019, 18:46
Metacritic has traditionally compiled lists of highest-rated games of the past year. They feature Red Dead Redemption 2 and Nintendo Switch, which boasts the highest number of titles with an average rating above 90/100.
The Most Anticipated Games of 2019
Adrian Werner, 26 December 2018, 13:45
Today we have prepared a list of the most anticipated video games in 2019. Many big titles are in the works and we have high hopes that developers will deliver.
The most popular games on GamePressure in 2018
Adrian Werner, 25 December 2018, 17:26
In the second part of this year’s summary we discuss the most popular games of 2018 in general, regardless of their release date.
The hottest releases of 2018 - summary by GamePressure
Adrian Werner, 24 December 2018, 14:39
We invite you to read our brief summary of video games industry concerning this year. In the first news series we discuss the most popular premieres of 2018.
Nintendo Switch sets new sale records in US
Bart Swiatek, 29 November 2018, 14:33
During the five-day period from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday, Nintendo beat several sales records in the US. The main driving force was, of course, the Nintendo Switch hybrid console.
Specter Knight will be the protagonist of the next Shovel Knight campaign
Meehow, 23 June 2016, 11:35
Specter Knight will make a return in the third free campaign for Shovel Knight, an arcade platformer game by Yacht Club Games.