Boxed PlayStation Games in Retreat
Bart Swiatek, 05 August 2020, 16:09
The sales of boxed versions of games are becoming less and less important for the PlayStation brand - in the past quarter it generated only 6% of revenues related to digital entertainment. 74% of games were sold through digital distribution and most of the money is earned by expansions and microtransactions.
2020 As Seen by Minecraft Players
Bart Swiatek, 05 August 2020, 15:11
One of Minecraft fans has created a video presenting the most important events of 2020 - from the conflict between Iran and the USA, through the pandemic, to the launch of the rocket flying a mission to Mars.
Demo of Metal Gear's Free Parody Looks Intriguing
Milosz Szubert, 03 August 2020, 16:38
UnMetal, a two-dimensional stealth game and a parody of the Metal Gear series, developed by the creator of Unepic and his collaborators, is in the works. The game's demo is now available to download for free. Full version will debut on Steam on October 2.
Minecraft - New Patch Enables Lanterns to Glow Under Water
Dameredet, 23 July 2020, 13:26
The Snapshot 20w30a update has introduced some small but useful changes to Minecraft. Among other things, from now on we can put lanterns under water.
Minecraft - Mystery of Title Screen Finally Solved
Bart Swiatek, 20 July 2020, 14:05
Members of [email protected], a research group that solves various mysteries related to Minecraft, have found the so-called seed from which the original title screen of Mojang Studios' game comes.
Minecraft - Fortune of World's Richest Man Depicted in the Game
Bart Swiatek, 14 July 2020, 13:05
A video posted on Reddit shows how much money Amazon's CEO - Jeff Bezos - has at his disposal compared to an ordinary man. Minecraft was used for the presentation.
Minecraft - Crazy Puzzle With Positive Message
Bart Swiatek, 30 June 2020, 21:05
One Minecraft players decided to create an elaborate structure, reminiscent of dominoes composed of different elements of the game world.
Minecraft 1.16 Enables Us to Set Level of Graphics to Fabulous
Milosz Szubert, 05 June 2020, 17:17
The first so-called pre-release of 1.16 update for Minecraft: Java Edition has launched. It enables us, among other things, to test a new graphics setting called Fabulous, which is intended to improve the visibility of various phenomena through transparent objects.
Minecraft Sales Exceeded 200 Million Copies
Agnes Adamus, 18 May 2020, 19:43
Microsoft boasted of the sales of Minecraft. According to the data provided, the game has sold more than 200 million copies and 126 million people play in it every month.
Minecraft Player Builds an Amazing City on Giant's Head
Bart Swiatek, 15 May 2020, 14:40
One Reddit user created an unusual location in Minecraft - a city called Dystopian Mindset, which looks like it was built on the head of a giant.
Watch Timelapses of Several Minecraft Masterpieces Made by Players
Milosz Szubert, 15 April 2020, 15:29
Minecraft is still alive and kicking. New timelapses, i.e. videos that present the process of creating spectacular structures at an accelerated pace, are regularly released online.
Minecraft - Beautiful Landscapes Created by Players
Bart Swiatek, 03 April 2020, 16:44
Players can create truly extraordinary things in Minecraft. Most often, ambitious, three-dimensional constructions and worlds attract attention, but also single scenes and pictures, which are often surprisingly realistic, have some undisputable charm to them. Some users demand changes in the game engine from developers, which would give them even more possibilities.
Terraria Sells 30 Million Copies, Mobile Versions Outnumber Consoles
Czarus, 01 April 2020, 13:05
Terraria has sold 30 million copies and the meter is still ticking. Sandbox from Re-Logic has been quite successful. On this occasion, the developers have decided to launch a special offer.
GDC 2020 Without PlayStation - Coronavirus Scared off Sony
Conrad Hazi, 21 February 2020, 13:06
Sony resigned from GDC 2020 (Game Developers Conference) due to the threat posed by the spreading COVID-19 coronavirus. This is the second event - after PAX East - dropped by PlayStation manufacturer.
Minecraft Gets Nether Update, New Rare Resource was Added
Bart Swiatek, 07 February 2020, 17:33
A new resource has appeared in Minecraft, known as Netherite. It was introduced in the Nether update - a snapshot patch that introduces a lot of changes in the Nether dimension.
Dan Houser, Co-creator of GTA, Leaves Rockstar Games
Peter Doron, 05 February 2020, 11:58
On March 11 2020, Dan Houser, co-founder of the Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption franchises, will leave the ranks of Rockstar Games. Unfortunately, the reasons for this surprising decision were not revealed.
Stardew Valley Celebrates a Great Success With Millions of Farmers
Peter Doron, 23 January 2020, 14:06
Stardew Valley, a farmer simulator by Eric Barone, boasts excellent sales. In the four years since its launch, 10 million players worldwide have bought this independent production.
How Much Time Did You Spend on Your PlayStation in 2019?
Christian Pieniazek, 14 January 2020, 21:36
PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita owners can see their summaries of the past year. Sony Interactive Entertainment allows you to check the number of hours spent at the console, as well as find out which games we have enjoyed the longest.
Sony Officially Passes Up on E3 2020
Peter Doron, 14 January 2020, 11:20
Sony confirmed yesterday's rumors - the company resigned from participating in this year's E3. Instead the Japanese company is planning hundreds of smaller events to promote the PlayStation brand.
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.
PS Vita Without Successor? Sony Loses Interest in Handhelds
Jacob Blazewicz, 04 December 2019, 23:42
Jim Ryan from Sony Interactive Entertainment confirmed that the company is not interested in creating a mobile console. The hopes for a successor to PlayStation Vita are no more.
450 Million Sold Consoles Land PlayStation a Guinness Record
Michael Kulakowski, 03 December 2019, 23:45
Sony has announced that PlayStation has been included in Guinness World Records as the most popular home console brand in history. More than 450 million PlayStation family systems have been sold in the 25 years of its existence on the market.
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.
Patch 1.4 For Stardew Valley Introduces a Lot of New Content
Bart Swiatek, 27 November 2019, 12:23
Stardew Valley, an independent RPG about farmer's life, has received the 1.4 update that adds a lot of new content and features, as well as fixes a number of bugs.
Assassin's Creed Franchise Sales Exceeded 140 Million Copies
Adrian Werner, 28 September 2019, 21:09
Ubisoft boasted that Assassin's Creed sales exceeded 140 million copies. We also got to know the results of other publisher's IP, such as Far Cry, Just Dance or Splinter Cell.
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.
Shovel Knight Dig Announced
Adrian Werner, 29 August 2019, 12:07
Yacht Club Games revealed Shovel Knight Dig, a spin-off of the popular 2D platform game. New trailers for Shovel Knight: Showdown and Shovel Knight: King of Cards were also released.
Minecraft: Super Duper Graphics Pack Update Cancelled
Bart Swiatek, 13 August 2019, 14:46
This is the end of Super Duper Graphics Pack - an ambitious, free DLC for Minecraft, which was supposed to change the graphic design of the old production. Mojang Studio has announced the cancellation of this project.
PlayStation Vita Production Officially Over
Frozen, 01 March 2019, 23:22
The unavoidable has finally happened - PlayStation Vita went out of production. Information about the end of production appears on the official Japanese website.
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.
Sony Ends Production of PS Vita
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 February 2019, 10:36
Sony Japan has informed that the company will soon terminate the production of the PlayStation Vita console. The story of Sony's last handheld console will come to an end in a few months.
February monthly games on PlayStation Plus
Michael Kulakowski, 30 January 2019, 22:06
In February monthly games on PlayStation Plus, subscribers can downloaded first season of Hitman and For Honor.
January Sale at PS Store
Konrad Serafinski, 10 January 2019, 11:52
January Sale on PlayStation Store is in full swing, in fact, it will end pretty soon, so waste no time.
FIFA 19 and PUBG the biggest bestsellers in December on PlayStation Store
Adrian Werner, 10 January 2019, 10:33
We learned about PlayStation Store's lists of bestsellers for last December. The most popular games were FIFA 19, Playerunknown's Battlegrounds and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.
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.
Steep and Portal Knights available on PlayStation Plus in January 2019
Michael Kulakowski, 27 December 2018, 13:41
Sony has submitted a list of games that will be available to subscribers of Playstation Plus in January, 2019. PS4 users will get a pack of various games.
PS Plus September 2017 games possibly leaked
luckie, 30 August 2017, 08:05
Next month Sony will apparently offer inFamous: Second Son and Child of Light for free for PS Plus subscribers.
PlayStation Plus fees to go up for Europe and Australia
luckie, 28 July 2017, 15:06
PlayStation Plus price is going to rise by 20 percent for Europe and Australia. The change is coming to life on Monday.
Get Until Dawn and Telltale's Game of Thrones in PlayStation Plus July offer
luckie, 29 June 2017, 11:16
The July offer for PlayStation Plus members includes Until Dawn and Game of Thrones: A Telltale Series for PlayStation 4.
Darkest Dungeon: The Crimson Court to hit PC on June 19
luckie, 26 May 2017, 14:35
Darkest Dungeon: The Crimson Court is first coming out on PC on June 19. As for PS4 and PSV versions, they will follow about one month later.
Full Throttle Remastered gets first trailer – it brings back memories
luckie, 05 December 2016, 13:12
Back in the days of yore LucasArts created a couple of great adventure games. One of them, Full Throttle, is getting a remastered version, which has now received its first trailer.
Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 1 free on Steam
luckie, 24 November 2016, 12:17
You don't need Windows 10 or Xbox One to play the first episode of Minecraft: Story Mode for free, just a Steam account. And if you decide to buy the full game, the ongoing Steam Autumn Sale is the perfect chance to do that.
Darkest Dungeon to get The Crimson Court DLC in early 2017
luckie, 04 October 2016, 12:52
A new playable class will come as a part of the first DLC for Darkest Dungeon entitled The Crimson Court. The add-on is scheduled for release in early 2017.
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.
Day of the Tentacle Remastered release date announced
luckie, 09 March 2016, 12:28
Day of the Tentacle Remastered will be out this month, on March 22. The new edition of the classic adventure game is up for pre-orders on GOG.com with a discount.
Full Throttle Remastered is Double Fine Productions’ next project
luckie, 07 December 2015, 15:25
Full Throttle, a classic adventure game from Lucas Arts, is getting a remastered edition. Double Fine Productions are planning to give the game brand new graphics and enhanced audio.
Nova-111: The Innovative Turn-Based Game - Will Make Its Debut on The 25th of August
Adrian Werner, 20 July 2015, 14:49
Funktronic Labs studio notified that their unusual turn-based adventure game will be released on the 25th of August. The game will be coming to PCs and nearly every console available on the market.