Among Us 2 Canceled as Devs Focus on Supporting AU1
Jacob Blazewicz, yesterday, 12:06
Innersloth will not create a sequel to Among Us. Instead, the creators will focus on adding planned novelties to the original game.
Fall Guys is the Biggest Digital PC Debut Since Overwatch
Jacob Blazewicz, 23 September 2020, 21:49
SuperData analytics group summarized the global digital distribution in August. The industry has had a very successful month, but the biggest winner was the debuting Fall Guys, which outclassed all competition on PC.
BlizzOnline Will Replace BlizzCon Next Year
Adrian Werner, 22 September 2020, 11:03
Blizzard Entertainment has announced BlizzOnline, a virtual event to replace the BlizzCon.
Trump Postpones Ban on TikTok
Bart Swiatek, 21 September 2020, 15:19
The US president Donald Trump has decided to postpone the planned TikTok bank in the USA for a week. This is related to a new agreement between TikTok and several American companies, under which they will take a controlling interest in the Chinese company and provide it with new network infrastructure.
Among Us Conquers Steam Despite Looking Like a Cheap Flash Game
Bart Swiatek, 21 September 2020, 10:55
Created by the independent studio Innersloth, Among Us broke another record on Steam - 388,000 players simultaneously. This means that the title outstripped PUBG, becoming the third most popular game on the platform.
No More TikTok for US Citizens as Donald Trump Keeps His Word
Karol Laska , 19 September 2020, 19:19
Donald Trump's regulation to prevent Americans from further downloading of TikTok and WeChat applications will come into force this Sunday. The information was confirmed by the administration of the current US President.
Revolutionary EVE Online Technology Tested in Minecraft
Jacob Blazewicz, 15 September 2020, 18:58
Mojang has partnered with Hadean to use Aether Engine in Minecraft. Thus, the engine, which allowed for battles involving up to 14,000 ships in EVE Online's technology demo, may turn the popular sandbox into an even bigger sandbox.
PUBG Mobile Earned 5x More Than Fortnite
Adrian Werner, 15 September 2020, 11:07
PUBG Mobile makes money like crazy, leaving other battle royal games far behind. This year's revenues have already exceeded 1.8 billion dollars, 500 million of which were in the last two months.
Epic Games' CEO Passionately Plays Fortnite, Always Anonymously
Dameredet, 12 September 2020, 22:21
Tim Sweeney confessed to playing Fortnite. Using a mysterious nickname, he played over 1600 matches. He also confessed that he sold his car collection to become a landowner.
Stardew Valley 2 Possible
Christian Pieniazek, 10 September 2020, 17:40
Developer ConcernedApe is currently busy working on a 1.5 patch for Stardew Valley and is not thinking about the future of the franchise. However, the chances for getting made Stardew Valley 2 are good... same as the original receiving patch 1.6 and more.
Apple Countersues Epic as the Battle for 30% Profit Cut Continues
Milosz Szubert, 09 September 2020, 15:47
In response to Epic Games' accusations, Apple has filed its own lawsuit, in which it accuses Tim Sweeney's company of breach of contract. The company demands compensation.
Among Us Continues to Amaze and Sets a New Record
Adrian Werner, 08 September 2020, 13:07
Among Us does not stop setting new activity records. Last weekend, 1.5 million people played the game at the same time.
Fortnite's Losses on iOS; Epic Demands the Game be Returned to App Store
Jacob Blazewicz, 06 September 2020, 18:23
The removal of Fortnite from App Store and Google Play remains unresolved. However, Epic Games has filed a court order to put pressure on Apple to restore access to the popular battle royale on iOS devices. Reason: Epic Games' „irreparable damage” and a significant decline in the number of players.
Stardew Valley Dev Teases Novelties in Version 1.5
Frozen, 05 September 2020, 17:59
Concerned Ape continues to tease the upcoming Stardew Valley update number 1.5. The game's creator has uploaded a screenshot presenting some of the new features that are coming with it the next update.
Doom and Doom II Get a Massive Updated Years After Release
Conrad Hazi, 05 September 2020, 17:03
As it turns out, even nearly thirty-year-old titles can expect big patches. Courtesy of Id Software, Doom and Doom II have just received a lot of updates that touch both the technical aspects and the gameplay itself.
Cyberpunk 2077 Without Delays; CD Project RED's Game Sales on the Rise
Jacob Blazewicz, 04 September 2020, 21:12
CD Projekt boasted outstanding financial results for the first half of 2020. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt still sells superbly, but other games also did not bring shame to the Polish publisher. It was also assured that we will receive another report after the launch of Cyberpunk 2077, which, this time, will be released as planned.
PUBG Mobile and Over 100 Other Apps Pulled in India Due to Conflict With China
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 September 2020, 20:50
The Indian government has increased the list of mobile applications blocked in the local versions of Google Play and App Store. PUBG Mobile was hit, probably because of the game's Chinese publisher.
Among Us Falls Victim to Its Own Success
Milosz Szubert, 02 September 2020, 17:27
The team from Innersloth reported that as a result of the recent jump in popularity, the servers of Among Us are at maximum capacity. This applies especially to North American region.
Apple Achieves Total Domination in Smartphone Sales
mikos, 02 September 2020, 14:39
Apple has dominated the top ten best-selling phones in the world. Poor performance of the competition.
Activision's Lawsuit Scared Cheaters Into Apologizing
Jacob Blazewicz, 31 August 2020, 19:04
Cheat maker and retailer group CXCheats.net has suspended support for their Call of Duty products and apologized for the „pain they caused players”. Reason? A lawsuit from Activision, which apparently decided to get rid of the problem at source.
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Available, but There's a Catch
Adrian Werner, 31 August 2020, 17:59
A few days after the announcement of The Witcher: Monster Slayer, an early version of the game was released. Unfortunately, for now only New Zealanders can explore the Witcher world using augmented reality technology.
Battle of Web Browsers Across the Last 25 Years
Bart Swiatek, 31 August 2020, 12:52
Pie Chart Pirate channel published a video, showing the evolution of popularity of individual web browsers between 1994-2019.
New Bridge Constructor Set in The Walking Dead Universe
Karol Laska , 27 August 2020, 20:48
The devs of the Bridge Constructor series once again join forces with another universe. This time we will build bridges in the world of The Walking Dead.
Game About Betrayal in Space - Among Us Experiences a Renaissance
Jacob Blazewicz, 27 August 2020, 18:30
Fall Guys is not the only independent multiplayer game conquering the Internet right now. The work of Mediatonic is followed by the 2018 Among Us, which has become very popular in recent months.
Facebook Will Earn Less on iOS 14 as Our Data Will be Better Protected
Bart Swiatek, 27 August 2020, 17:59
Facebook reported that the changes that Apple plans to introduce in the iOS 14 operating system could contribute to a very significant decrease in revenues from Audience Network advertising. It may turn out that further offering it on Apple's platform will be pointless.
Iron-Man and Other Marvel Heroes in Fortnite; No Update for iOS
Jacob Blazewicz, 27 August 2020, 16:15
Fortnite received the second chapter of season 4. Thanks to this, Iron-Man, Dr. Doom, Wolverine and other characters from Marvel universe appeared in the game. Unfortunately, the update did not reach iOS mobile devices.
Minecraft - Pickaxe Race Shows Differences in Quality
Jacob Blazewicz, 26 August 2020, 20:35
An unusual race conquered the Minecraft sub-forum on Reddit. More than 100,000 fans liked a video showing... comparison of pickaxes.
The Witcher: Monster Slayer Announced
Michael Kulakowski, 26 August 2020, 20:15
The Witcher: Monster Slayer is a new mobile game based on the Witcher saga, visibly inspired by the hit Pokemon GO. The game, using augmented reality technology, is the responsibility of the debuting Polish studio Spokko.
iPhones With Fortnite Sold for Several Thousand Dollars
Paul Wozniak, 26 August 2020, 19:39
Various auction services offer iPhone with Fortnite installed. Prices for such devices can reach several thousand dollars.
Worst Smartphone Sales Since 2013
mikos, 26 August 2020, 16:19
Smartphone sales results from the first half of 2020 show biggest drops in history.
Epic vs Apple - Fortnite is Not Coming Back, but Unreal Engine is Safe
Dameredet, 25 August 2020, 17:38
There's been a verdict on the Epic Games vs Apple case. Fortnite will not return to the App Store, but developers will not lose access to development tools.
Patch 1.0 for PUBG Mobile is Said to be a Game-changer
mikos, 25 August 2020, 14:07
On September 8, another major update for PUBG Mobile will debut, which will significantly improve the performance and appearance of the game.
Thor and Galactus Coming to Fortnite
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 August 2020, 22:36
Epic Games is teasing Fortnite players. The comic book released in the game seems to confirm the imminent debut of Thor and Galactus in season 4 of the popular game.
Microsoft Supports Epic Against Apple While Charging 30% in Its Store
Bart Swiatek, 24 August 2020, 14:39
Microsoft has made a statement in court criticizing Apple's decision to cut Epic Games from iOS and MacOS development tools. According to the Redmond giant, the move will have a detrimental effect on many video game development companies.
Epic's Fight With Apple Will Move to Fortnite
Karol Laska , 22 August 2020, 14:42
The great conflict between Apple and Epic Games will move for several hours from the courtroom to Fortnite. The devs have prepared a number of different attractions for the players to fuel the rebellious moods associated with the removal of the game from App Store.
Free Pokemon Cafe Mix With 5 Million Downloads
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 August 2020, 20:43
The Pokemon Company boasted 5 million downloads its free game titled Pokemon Cafe Mix. As thanks from the creators, the players will receive a small gift after logging into the game.
Smartphone Will Check Whether We're Drunk?
Bart Swiatek, 19 August 2020, 13:23
Researchers from Stanford University and the University of Pittsburgh are working on a technology to detect the state of alcoholic intoxication by analyzing the way a smartphone user moves.
Minecraft and Jurassic World in New DLC
Karol Laska , 18 August 2020, 20:36
Mojang Studios has prepared a new Minecraft expansion that will move the players to the universe of Jurassic Park. It will be possible to train dinosaurs and build our own dino reserve.
US Secret Service Bought Information About Smartphone Users
Michael Kulakowski, 18 August 2020, 19:46
Vice reports that the U.S. Secret Service has circumvented laws requiring it to obtain a court order to track citizens. It was doing so by buying geolocation data from mobile app manufacturers using proxies. The practice was used for many years.
Apple Patents its Own Game Streaming on 5G
Sodar, 18 August 2020, 18:46
An Apple's patent for streaming games over the 5G network has recently been made public. According to it, a game is to be played on a server and the mobile device is only to display the transmitted image.
Apple Responds to Epic Games' Suit, Targets Unreal Engine
Czarus, 18 August 2020, 17:31
Epic Games' battle against Apple continues. The court has received an application from Tim Sweeney's company to issue an injunction against the cellphone giant. We can read in it that Epic may soon lose access to development tools on Apple's devices.
Fortnite - Batman Returns; Joker Announced
Dameredet, 16 August 2020, 16:06
New cosmetic items are coming to the game. These include the skins of Joker, Poison Ivy and Midas Rex.
As Much as Half of Young Americans Would Like TikTok Back
Karol Laska , 15 August 2020, 19:24
A survey conducted on TruePublic was used to gather the opinions of US citizen on the ban imposed on TikTok. Most people disagree with Donald Trump's decision.
Over 3 Billion Inhabitants of Earth are Gamers
Frozen, 15 August 2020, 18:51
According to the latest report of the analytical company DFC Intelligence, gamer represent as much as 40% of the world's population.
Fortnite Pulled From Apple and Google Stores; Epic Goes to War
Bart Swiatek, 14 August 2020, 11:36
Apple and Google have removed the shooter Fortnite from their respective app stores. Epic Games has responded with actions against both entities. The reason for the commotion is the high, 30% revenue share on these digital distribution platforms, which Tim Sweeney does not accept.
EVE Online Available on Phones
Adrian Werner, 13 August 2020, 11:46
Finally, the day has come for the launch of EVE Echoes, a space MMO and a mobile spin-off to the PC version known as EVE Online.
Minecraft Running in Minecraft - Impressive Use of Phone
Paul Wozniak, 12 August 2020, 17:01
One of Reddit users boasted of his project, thanks to which he managed to run Minecraft on a phone created in Minecraft.
Minecraft - End of Support For Some Systems
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 August 2020, 20:16
Mojang has announced the end of support for Minecraft on some platforms. This includes older versions of iOS and Android as well as Gear VR and Windows 10 Mobile.
WB Games Not For Sale; Devs of Mortal Kombat and Batman Remain With WarnerMedia
Adrian Werner, 09 August 2020, 15:41
Rumors that WB Games would be taken over by another publisher were denied. The WarnerMedia Group does not intend to dispose of its games division.
Apple Confirms: Stadia and xCloud Unavailable on iOS
Jacob Blazewicz, 07 August 2020, 21:48
Apple has confirmed what we have long expected. Streaming services like Google Stadia and Project xCloud are against App Store's regulations. In other words, we won't see any of them on iOS devices.