The Witcher 3 a Step Away From New Popularity Record on Steam
Adrian Werner, 29 December 2019, 17:23
Netflix's Witcher series drives the popularity of CD Projekt RED's trilogy. Yesterday, The Witcher: Enhanced Edition set a new record of activity on Steam, and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt can repeat this feat any moment now. Andrzej Sapkowski became the most popular writer on Amazon.
End of Windows 7 Support is Nigh; Switch to Windows 10 for Free
Bart Swiatek, 30 December 2019, 12:22
In January, Microsoft will officially end its support for the popular Windows 7 operating system. It is worth noting that the option of free upgrade to Windows 10 is still available, although officially it was supposed to expire in July 2016.
Leak: Launch Date and Setting of GTA 6
Konrad Serafinski, 28 December 2019, 17:46
This year's holiday season was abundant with new reports on GTA VI. One Twitter user suggests that the title will be released in 2021, and an employee of Rockstar Games brags about gifts from the company, which include patches with flags of Colombia and Jamaica.
Worst Video Games of 2019 - PS4 Games Dominate
Konrad Serafinski, 22 December 2019, 16:12
Metacritic published a list of the worst-rated games in 2019. Contrary to appearances, many of the productions from the top ten have been published by major publishers. The dominance of titles from PlayStation 4 is also surprising.
SUPERHOT VR Earns $2 Million in a Week
Milosz Szubert, 30 December 2019, 12:03
SUPERHOT VR from the Polish developer SUPERHOT team earned more than $2 million during the Christmas week. The title is available on PC and PlayStation 4.
Morrowind Mod Adds 60 Quests and New Region
Bart Swiatek, 23 December 2019, 12:14
The creators of the Tamriel Rebuilt mod for The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind have released its next version, numbered 19.12. The modification introduces the Aanthirin region, which is located south of the island of Vvardenfell, as well as several dozen new side quests.
Ori and the Blind Forest Devs are Working on New RPG
Bart Swiatek, 23 December 2019, 11:37
The creators of platform game Ori and the Blind Forest (and its continuation, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, which will debut next year) are looking for employees for a new project. Their next work will be an action RPG and, according to the developers, is to revolutionize the genre.
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Remaster Mod Available for Download
Milosz Szubert, 30 December 2019, 13:16
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Shadow of Chernobyl Remaster, a fan visual mod for the popular game from GSC Game World studio, will soon be launched. A new trailer made its debut online.
Netflix's Witcher Among Most Popular Titles of 2019
Agnes Adamus, 30 December 2019, 23:14
The end of the year is a time for summaries. Therefore, Netflix has provided lists of the most popular productions from several countries. It follows that The Witcher has become very popular around the world. The series ranked first in the Polish, Austrian and German rankings.
New Year's Gameplay From Iron Harvest
Jacob Blazewicz, 30 December 2019, 22:53
KING Art Games has released new gameplay from Iron Harvest. The video also presents a summary of work on the title in 2019.
Escape from Tarkov's Records Popularity Explosion on Twitch
Darius Matusiak, 02 January 2020, 12:27
Escape from Tarkov is now more likely to be viewed on Twitch than League of Legends or Fortnite. But there's a reason for that.
The New Cats is Being Patched Like a Video Game
qjin, 23 December 2019, 13:45
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film Cats, directed by Tom Hooper, received a post-premiere patch like a video game. This is the first time that a film is updated while it is still being shown in cinemas.
New-Old DualShock 4; Sony Patents New Version of PlayStation Pad
Darius Matusiak, 30 December 2019, 11:48
DualShock with two additional buttons. Sony has just patented a new version of its gamepad and it is probably not designed for PlayStation 5.
Sea Power - New RTS Shows World War III on Sea
Adrian Werner, 05 January 2020, 21:13
One of the devs of the well-received Cold Waters is working on a new naval war strategy called Sea Power: Naval Combat in the Missile Age, which can be described as the spiritual heir to Jane's Fleet Command.
Nvidia Shows a Beautiful Video From Microsoft Flight Simulator
Adrian Werner, 31 December 2019, 09:23
Nvidia shared a new video from Microsoft Flight Simulator. It shows the impressive level of detail in the game.
Last Year was the Best Year Ever for Pokemon GO
Adrian Werner, 10 January 2020, 11:12
Last year, Pokemon GO made nearly $900 million. Thus, the record result from 2016, when the game had its spectacular launch, was broken.
Assassin's Creed and Thor's Hammer - New Rumors on AC Ragnarok
Darius Matusiak, 04 January 2020, 21:28
Assassin's Creed: Ragnarok with Thor's hammer? A new batch of rumors about the latest installment of the series from Ubisoft has appeared online.
Cyberpunk 2077 on PS5 and New Xbox? CD Projekt Red: „It's possible”
qjin, 13 January 2020, 22:26
CD Projekt RED once again expressed a positive opinion on the possible porting of Cyberpunk 2077 to next-gen consoles. At the same time, the representative of the Polish company emphasized that at the moment the main goal is to release the game on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Leak: PS5 Pre-orders will Launch in March
Paul Wozniak, 05 January 2020, 22:57
According to unofficial information, pre-orders of PlayStation 5 will start as early as March this year. On January 7, during Sony's conference, we may see the next-gen console for the first time.
Tower of Time For Free on GOG
qjin, 30 December 2019, 22:24
Just before the end of the Holiday Sale, another free game is available on GOG.com. This time, we can get the fantasy RPG Tower of Time. The offer is valid for 48 hours.
Rumor: New Installment of Prince of Persia is Called Dark Babylon
Milosz Szubert, 09 January 2020, 15:07
There was an alleged leak on Reddit, concerning the new installment of the Prince of Persia series. It is to be subtitled Dark Babylon and be a direct continuation of the Sands of Time trilogyThe game is to be announced in February and launch in 2021.
Jason Schreier: „PS5 and Xbox More Powerful Than RTX 2080”
Bart Swiatek, 13 January 2020, 15:44
Industry journalist Jason Schreier said during a recent podcast that he thinks the next generation of consoles, the PS5 and Xbox, will be more powerful than GeForce RTX 2080-like GPU. The platform designers are said to look to the future, ensuring that they have enough power in the years ahead.
Rockstar's Official Explanation for GTA 4 Disappearance From Steam
Agnes Adamus, 13 January 2020, 23:03
We've learned the reason why GTA IV can no longer be bought on Steam. It turns out that the fact that the PC version of the game was created for the now-unsupported Games for Windows Live platform is to blame. Currently Rockstar Games is looking for a solution to this situation.
Hong Kong Protesters are Fighting on the Streets in GTA Online
Laty, 27 December 2019, 20:19
Protests on the streets of Hong Kong continue, and the Chinese government remains steadfast. As a result, gamers decided to move the demonstrations also to the streets, but the streets of Los Santos, the main city of GTA V.
George Lucas Wanted to Include Fallout Devs in LucasArts
Christian Pieniazek, 02 January 2020, 22:37
Less than two years before the release of the first Fallout, George Lucas convinced Brian Fargo that Interplay Productions should go under the wings of LucasArts. Who knows what the video game industry would look like today if such a transaction were to take place.
Star Citizen - Financial Year 2018 With Record Revenue
Adrian Werner, 22 December 2019, 15:17
Cloud Imperium Games published a report that reveals that the 2018 financial year was a record year for Star Citizen. The game earned $48.9 million in revenue. An increase was recorded in all categories, including crowdfunding contributions from players. The game also received the Alpha 3.8.0 update.
Black Mesa - Half-Life Remake Completed
qjin, 25 December 2019, 14:29
Xen came to Black Mesa. Crowbar Collective released the complete version of Half-Life's remake yesterday. Nevertheless, it still has Early Access status, as the developers have plans for further development of the game; the devs have used the same opportunity to share the said plans with the community.
More Sex and Combat - Disco Elysium Dev Talks About Plans For Sequel
Agnes Adamus, 13 January 2020, 22:31
In the latest episode of GameSpot's Audio Logs series, Robert Kurvitz from ZA/UM shared plans for the future of Disco Elysium. He also revealed that he wants the game's sequel to be for the first installment what Baldur's Gate II was for Baldur's Gate.
Extensive Gameplay From Final Fantasy VII Remake Leaks Online
Adrian Werner, 02 January 2020, 12:00
A half-hour gameplay from Final Fantasy VII Remake leaked into the web. The footage shows combat, exploration and cut-scenes from the new version of the iconic jRPG.
Teenager From England Saved by Gamer 5,000 Miles Away
Bebop, 13 January 2020, 15:32
Aidan from England had a seizure during an online game session, and his parents at home had no idea. Luckily, the boy was saved by a friend from the game. Dia, who lives in the United States, called for help.