EU Could Force Apple to Use USB-C on iPhones From 2024
GRG, 22 September 2021, 15:56
The European Union may soon force Apple to introduce USB-C in iPhones. Draft regulations for a standarized charger will be unveiled tomorrow.
New Pokemon Card Game to Replace Pokemon Trading Card Game Online
Qskan, 21 September 2021, 13:43
The Pokemon Company has decided to retire its previous card game and replace it with a new updated version - Pokemon Trading Card Game Live.
Thirteen New Games Coming to Xbox Game Pass and a Big App Update for Windows 10
GRG, 14 September 2021, 20:40
Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox Game Pass offer for the second half of September. Thirteen new games were added, and the dedicated Windows 10 app received a major update.
Genshin Impact Patch 2.1 Brought the Devs Over $150 Million in a Week
Hubert Sledziewski, 12 September 2021, 18:57
Within a week after release, patch 2.1 for Genshin Impact brought in over $150 million in revenue for miHoYo. Despite the developers' efforts, more information about update 2.2 has leaked online.
Epic Games vs. Apple; Court Rules on App Store Transactions
Hubert Sledziewski, 11 September 2021, 20:25
A court decision has been made in the battle between Apple and Epic Games, judging that apps available on the App Store may allow purchases bypassing the platform's payment system.
Genshin Impact Devs Fed Up With Info Leaks; Studio Will Sue
Przemyslaw Dygas, 07 September 2021, 10:45
Studio responsible for Genshin Impact sued popular Chinese website Bilibili. The reason are constant leaks of information about the game.
Stardew Valley Remains Without Update 1.6 as Dev Focuses on New Game
Hubert Sledziewski, 06 September 2021, 13:06
Update 1.6 for Stardew Valley will have to wait. That's because developer Eric „ConcernedApe” Barone is busy working on a new title that may be announced soon.
eFootball Release Date and Roadmap
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 September 2021, 17:14
The free-to-play game eFootball will be available soon. Konami has revealed the release date of its new football game, as well as plans for the title's development.
Apple Will Track Our Movements to Save Energy
Pingwin, 02 September 2021, 10:31
Both cameras and data from other Apple hardware will be used to detect if we are using the device at any given time.
Xbox Game Pass for Early September 2021; Final Weeks With Forza Motorsport 7
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 September 2021, 19:08
Forza Motorsport 7 will soon be gone from stores and Xbox Game Pass. As a consolation, we've learned the list of games that will appear on Microsoft's service in September.
Hearthstone - Mercenary Mode in Extensive Gameplay
GRG, 01 September 2021, 11:29
We've learned the details of the new Mercenaries mode in Hearthstone and seen an extensive gameplay footage.
5.8 Million Hacking Attacks on GTA 5, Minecraft and The Sims 4 Players
GRG, 31 August 2021, 13:41
Kaspersky has stopped 5.8 million malware attacks on users of bootleg versions of GTA 5, Minecraft, The Sims 4 and other games.
Gwent After Chinese Censorship - Swords Turn Into Spoons
mokosh, 30 August 2021, 14:33
Gwent has experienced Chinese censorship, with some of the cards receiving only minor changes, while others a whole new look. Nothing is left of the original violence, nudity or blood.
Fortnite's New Event Features the Speech of Martin Luther King Jr
Hubert Sledziewski, 26 August 2021, 21:17
Fortnite does not cease to surprise. Another well-known figure who appeared in the battle royale game is Martin Luther King Jr. His presence is associated with the event „March through time”.
PC Accounts Only For 14% of the Market in Europe; FIFA 21 in the Lead
Gacek, 26 August 2021, 13:12
ISFE and EGDF federations published a joint report summarizing the situation of the European game industry in 2020. We found out, among others, that the best-selling game on the Old Continent was FIFA 21.
Chip Shortages Affect All Companies Except One
SteamPunker, 26 August 2021, 11:56
The chip deficit continues and there is no indication that this situation will end anytime soon. Apple as it seems is immune to the problems for now.
Aloy in Genshin Impact - New Gameplay From Gamescom 2021
Jacob Blazewicz, 25 August 2021, 23:02
MiHoYo released a gameplay trailer dedicated to Aloy's appearance in Genshin Impact. Apart from the heroine of Horizon: Zero Dawn we also saw a teaser of a concert celebrating the 1st anniversary of the game's release.
Let's Watch Gamescom Opening Night Live 2021 [UPDATED]
Iltutmis, 25 August 2021, 22:40
For the second time the international video game trade show gamescom will be held exclusively online. Watch the latest previews and trailers together with us. The main event starts at 11 AM PT.
Elden Ring With Most Nominations at Gamescom Awards
Adrian Werner, 25 August 2021, 14:14
The list of games nominated for the Gamescom 2021 awards has been published, and the leader is Elden Ring, which will compete for a statuette in five categories.
Aloy in Genshin Impact Will Appear in Early September
Paul Musiolik, 21 August 2021, 16:46
The release of Update 2.1 to Genshin Impact is scheduled for September 1. Then we'll get new locations, four heroines (including Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn) and the ability to fish.
Lineage W to be Series' Magnum Opus; Release This Year
Jacob Blazewicz, 20 August 2021, 19:44
Magnum opus and playground for players from all over the world - this is what the freshly-revealed Lineage W is supposed to be for the well-known MMORPG series. The game will be released later this year on PC, PS5, Nintendo Switch and mobile devices.
Among Us Devs Comment on Fortnite's Impostors Mode
Szarmancki, 18 August 2021, 20:02
The folks at Innersloth have commented on Fortnite's new Impostors mode, which draws heavily from their popular game Among Us. In addition to expressing their disapproval for the lack of originality, the developers regret that Epic Games did not contact them for a collaboration.
YouTube With Improved Search Engine; Google Tests New Features
Jacob Blazewicz, 18 August 2021, 19:42
Google is preparing new features for YouTube. The popular service will receive various search engine improvements, such as chapter display and automatic video translation.
Humankind Now Available on Game Pass; Many Hits on Offer for August
Hubert Sledziewski, 17 August 2021, 20:54
We've learned the list of games coming to Xbox Game Pass in the second half of August. Many of them, including Humankind, which debuts today, will be available at launch, e.g. Psychonauts 2, 12 Minutes and Myst.
Impostors is Fortnite's New Mode Inspired by Among Us
Szarmancki, 17 August 2021, 18:28
Epic Games' billion-dollar game Fortnite added an Impostors mode, inspired by last year's popular hit Among Us.
Chinese Version of Age of Empires in Development
Czarus, 14 August 2021, 20:00
A mobile version of Age of Empires called Return to Empire is in production. The game, staying faithful to its RTS roots, will debut in China.
Epic Trolled Fortnite Data Miners
Qskan, 13 August 2021, 14:27
As it turns out, speculations about a crossover between Fortnite and Family Guy were debunked. The alleged Peter Griffin skin turned out to be only a joke by the creators.
Fortnite as Open-world RPG? Leaked Image May Hint at New Gameplay Mode
Gacek, 11 August 2021, 17:42
Circumstantial evidence has emerged that suggests Fortnite will get an open-world mode reminiscent of RPGs.
Blizzard Lost Nearly 50% of Players in the Last Four Years
Qskan, 11 August 2021, 17:34
The latest figures are devastating for Blizzard Entertainment. The latest report shows that the number of active users of the studio's games has almost halved.
Ariana Grande's Fortnite Concert Was a Huge Hit; Recording Now Available
Paul Musiolik, 08 August 2021, 20:41
Ariana Grande gave a concert in Fortnite. Rift Tour was prepared on a grand scale, which was appreciated by the community, crowding the servers.
Ariana Grande's Fortnite Tour Coming This Weekend
Qskan, 06 August 2021, 13:22
Fortnite is hosting a special event this weekend. Ariana Grande will perform several concerts on the virtual stage. The event will run from August 6 to 8.
Breaking Bad Lab Recreated in Stardew Valley
Przemyslaw Dygas, 06 August 2021, 00:24
Stardew Valley doesn't have much in common with Breaking Bad. However, it was the series that inspired the layout of a shed prepared by certain player.
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.
Diablo Immortal Will Launch Only in 2022, but With Many Improvements
Adrian Werner, 04 August 2021, 16:11
The release of Diablo Immortal has been postponed to next year. The devs need more time to make major changes to the game, based on player impressions and suggestions from alpha tests.
Hades, Skate 3 and Many More Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass
Hubert Sledziewski, 03 August 2021, 17:40
We have learned the list of games that will hit Xbox Game Pass in the first weeks of August. Of particular note are Hades and two installments of the Skate series.
The Essence of Minecraft in 23 Seconds; Community Delighted
Przemyslaw Dygas, 03 August 2021, 11:11
The entire spectrum of Minecraft experience presented in just over twenty seconds? That's exactly what one of the Reddit users presented, prompting admiration from the community.
Konami on eFootball - Paid DLCs, Cross-play Rules and Online Mode Changes
Karol Laska , 02 August 2021, 19:28
Konami answered the most frequently asked questions about eFootball, the upcoming installment of the Pro Evolution Soccer series. Topics discussed included paid DLCs for the game and cross-play features.
Xiaomi on Its Way to the Smartphone Throne - Only Samsung Left to Beat
Adrian Werner, 02 August 2021, 16:17
Samsung remained the leader of the smartphone market in the second quarter of this year. Xiaomi however, breaths down its neck, having already overtaken Apple.
Jose Mourinho on Fortnite: 'This Game is a Nightmare'
Ness, 01 August 2021, 13:27
Popular Portuguese football manager Jose Mourinho has commented on the impact of Fortnite on footballers in a few blunt words.
Apple Co-founder's Job Application Sold For $340 Thousand
Nicek, 30 July 2021, 21:56
Steve Jobs' first job application went up for auction for the fourth time and reached a record amount. An NFT version was also put up for sale, but it did not have the success of the paper original.
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Brought in Over $500K in One Week
Gacek, 30 July 2021, 13:14
According to Sensor Tower's estimates, within a week of its release The Witcher: Monster Slayer achieved a revenue of over $500 thousand and was downloaded at least a million times. Will the creators manage to maintain the game's popularity?
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Downloaded a Million Times
Jacob Blazewicz, 29 July 2021, 10:33
The Witcher: Monster Slayer doesn't slow down. The mobile game by Polish studio Spokko has already been downloaded a million times by Android users.
SIE Worldwide Studios Ex-CEO: Industry Consolidation is Killing Game Diversity
Michael Kulakowski, 27 July 2021, 22:36
Shawn Layden, formerly one of the key figures in the decision-making process for Sony Interactive Entertainment, expressed his concern over the recent consolidation in the digital entertainment industry. According to Layden, the merger of development studios and major companies is a threat to game diversity and will hinder the further growth of interest in gaming platforms.
Lord of the Rings and FIFA on List of Possible Fortnite Crossovers
Michael Kulakowski, 27 July 2021, 20:14
Epic Games is sending out surveys to Fortnite fans asking about their interest in possible crossovers. The list includes 160 titles of live-action and animated series, movies, games, as well as personalities from the world of music and other celebrities.
Mortal Kombat is Now the Best-selling Fighting Game Series in History
Jacob Blazewicz, 26 July 2021, 16:59
Mortal Kombat 11 is officially one of the best-selling fighting games in history. The excellent result of the last installment of the brutal series helped NetherRealm's series become the most popular franchise in the history of the genre.
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Performance Impresses; TOP 10 Most Popular in the USA, UK and Germany
Adrian Werner, 26 July 2021, 12:04
The Witcher: Monster Slayer is doing very well on Android. The number of downloads exceeded half a million, and the game made it to the top ten most popular titles in the US.
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Downloaded 100K Times
Jacob Blazewicz, 23 July 2021, 14:09
The first days of The Witcher: Monster Slayers turned out to be successful for the game. The work of Spokko is well rated by players and has already been downloaded more than 100 thousand times.
Genshin Impact Will Get Aloy From Horizon: Zero Dawn as Free Character
Adrian Werner, 23 July 2021, 12:45
Aloy, the heroine of Horizon: Zero Dawn, will soon be coming to Genshin Impact as a free playable character.
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Bug Instantly Launches Players to Level 40
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 July 2021, 16:49
The curse of AR games has not spared Witcher: Monster Slayers. After yesterday's launch some players received a huge number of experience points for... completing the tutorial. In fact, some people managed to reach the maximum level of 40.
Stardew Valley Has a 'Secret' Convenience That was Overlooked by Players
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 July 2021, 14:25
Fans of Stardew Valley found out about the helpful feature thanks to a post from the game's developer. Funnily enough, this useful option related to the community center is not new at all.