Capcom Triumphs on Golden Joystick Awards 2019
Agnes Adamus, 15 November 2019, 21:50
The winners of this year's Golden Joystick Awards have been announced. The biggest winners of this edition of the poll are Capcom, which received three statuettes.
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.
Obsidian Entertainment is Working on a Number of RPG Titles
Jacob Blazewicz, 15 November 2019, 14:55
Eurogamer learned a little bit about the intentions of Obsidian Entertainment. The creators plan not only Grounded and the development of The Outer Worlds, but also many RPGs. How many exactly? „More than one, less than forty" apparently.
Fortnite x Star Wars - Stormtroopers Invade Epic Games' Hit
Bart Swiatek, 15 November 2019, 11:46
A thematic event connected with the Star Wars universe has just begun in Fortnite. For now, the original Stormtrooper skin is available, but it cannot be ruled out that more prizes will be awarded.
Minecraft Dungeons Release Date and Special Event in Minecraft Earth
Christian Pieniazek, 14 November 2019, 22:44
Minecraft Earth and Minecraft: Dungeons received their „five minutes” on this year's X019. For fans of the former, there is a special event, while the players waiting for the latter can mark the month of its release in the calendar.
West of Dead Announced With Ron Perlman
qjin, 14 November 2019, 22:19
West of Dead, a new game from Upstream Arcade, was presented during the ongoing X019. Ron Perlman, an actor known for Hellboy, provided the voice of the main character. From now on, the game is available in beta for Xbox One users.
Commandos 2 and Praetorians Remasters in January; Beta-tests Announced
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 November 2019, 23:22
Kalypso Media company informed that the remasters of Commandos 2 and Praetorians will not be released this year. In December there will be closed beta-tests of both productions to be held for consolation.
Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield Reviews; Dexit Affair Continues
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 November 2019, 21:52
Two days before the release of Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield first reviews of both games appeared on the internet. In the meantime, the players got to the game files, and their findings reignited the controversy around the so-called Dexit.
Witcher 3 - CDP Red Regrets Not Talking More About Ciri's Tattoo
Laty, 13 November 2019, 10:03
Witcher 3 was one of the greatest successes of CD Projekt Red. Co-writer of the game Jakub Szamalek still regrets that his team did not have enough time to tell the story of Ciri's tattoo.
Minecraft has Nearly Half a Billion Players Worldwide
Konrad Serafinski, 12 November 2019, 13:11
Minecraft has the highest number of players in the world. Analyst Daniel Ahmad reports that the title has assembled a community of 480 million players. What is more, the production also has 112 million active users per month.
Pillars of Eternity 3 Unlikely to be Made
Adrian Werner, 11 November 2019, 13:43
The chief designer of the Pillars of Eternity series confessed that the chances of creating the third installment are low. The reason is not only the commercial failure of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, but also the fact that the creators do not fully understand the reasons for the flop.
The Outer Worlds is a Big Success - Great Sales and Ratings
Bart Swiatek, 08 November 2019, 11:00
Take-Two, the owner of the Private Division publishing brand, is very pleased with the sales results and reviews of the action RPG The Outer Worlds. The sale of the title is said to have „exceeded expectations”.
Professional Fortnite Player Gets Lifelong Ban for Using Aimbots
Milosz Szubert, 04 November 2019, 22:08
Jarvis Kaye, a member of the famous FaZe Clan sports organization, has been permanently banned from Fortnite. It happened after he posted videos on his YouTube channel, on which he uses aimbots when playing Epic Games' title.
Let's Watch the Opening Ceremony of BlizzCon 2019
Adrian Werner, 01 November 2019, 19:00
The BlizzCon will begin tonight. New projects will be revealed during the opening ceremony. Rumors include Overwatch 2, Diablo 4, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands and a game inspired by Auto Chess.
Ubisoft Plans: Cross-play in Every Game and Better Communication
Christian Pieniazek, 31 October 2019, 20:56
In order to avoid another commercial disaster, Ubisoft intends to better communicate to players what the the games it announces will actually be. In addition, by default each title is to be equipped with a cross-play function.
Apex Legends Has 70 Million Players, EA Boosts Investment in Live-service
Adrian Werner, 30 October 2019, 13:43
70 million people have already played in Apex Legends. The success of the production, as well as the FIFA Ultimate Team and Madden Ultimate Team modes, has increased the importance of digital sources of revenue to EA and the company intends to invest more in live-service games.
EA Plans - New Games From Criterion, DICE, BioWare and More
Christian Pieniazek, 30 October 2019, 11:58
Electronic Arts has shared its plans for the future. These are ambitious, including the release of new works from Criterion Games, DICE, BioWare, Motive and Maxis, unannounced productions from EA Sports, and the continuation of EA Originals program.
The Outer Worlds Can be Completed in Half an Hour
Christian Pieniazek, 29 October 2019, 20:11
Although it takes on average more than ten hours to complete The Outer Worlds, it can be done much faster. YouTube has released a video that proves that the latest game from Obsidian Entertainment can be completed in... a little over half an hour.
Overwatch 2 Will Copy Fortnite Chapter 2 and Replace Previous Version?
Adrian Werner, 28 October 2019, 13:29
There are new rumors about Overwatch 2, claiming that the game will not be available in parallel with the first installment of the game. Instead, it will replace the original, and the entire community will be automatically moved to the second game. In addition, the franchise plans to switch to a free-to-play model.
Epic Games Sue Person Responsible for Fortnite Leaks
Paul Wozniak, 27 October 2019, 20:23
Epic Games is suing a player who used Twitter to inform fans about what new season of Fortnite will bring. It turned out that he took part in the testing of the new content in September and, by revealing what he learned, broke the confidentiality agreement.
Witcher 3 on Switch in Top Ten Most Frequently Purchased Games
Paul Wozniak, 25 October 2019, 22:03
According to the Games Sales Data report, the Nintendo Switch version of The Witcher 3 is selling very well, thanks to which the game returned this week to the top ten best-selling games in the EMEAA region. FIFA 20 still reigns in the first place.
Techland Announces Call of Juarez Gunslinger on Nintendo Switch
Bart Swiatek, 25 October 2019, 09:48
Techland announced that the shooter Call of Juarez: Gunslinger will hit the Nintendo Switch console on December 10. The release will use a number of features specific to the platform. The first trailer was also presented.
Assassin's Creed Dev Apologizes for the Towers
Frozen, 23 October 2019, 13:41
Patrice Désilets, chief designer of Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey and the first installments of the Assassin's Creed series, apologized to players for creating the mechanics of unveiling game map by climbing high objects. He believes that developers are abusing this system in current games.
First Reviews: The Outer Worlds - Worthy Successor to Fallout: New Vegas?
qjin, 22 October 2019, 16:55
The first reviews of The Outer Worlds were published online. The new game from Obsidian Entertainment should meet most of the expectations of RPG fans, especially players looking for a spiritual heir to Fallout: New Vegas. However, the game got hit for using dated technology and for combat.
Techland Begins Advertising Call of Juarez Gunslinger on Switch
Bart Swiatek, 21 October 2019, 11:09
It seems that Call of Juarez: Gunslinger may soon appear on the Nintendo Switch console. Polish developer Techland has started an advertising campaign, which leaves no doubt in this respect.
Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York Gets Release Date
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 October 2019, 22:49
Draw Distance has revealed the release date of the PC edition of Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York. The adventure game set in the World of Darkness is developed by a Polish team and will launch on PC in December; a console port will be released next year.
The Outer Worlds Hardware Requirements
Bart Swiatek, 18 October 2019, 11:30
Developers from Obsidian Entertainment shared the official hardware requirements of their latest production - the action RPG The Outer Worlds. The title will appear on the market in a week's time.
The Outer Worlds on Xbox One Will Require 38 GB Patch
qjin, 17 October 2019, 22:58
Obsidian Entertainment warned potential buyers of the boxed version of The Outer Worlds on Xbox One that on the day of release a 38 GB patch will b waiting for them. PlayStation 4 users can reast easy as the patch is supposed to be half as big for them.
New Video From The Outer Worlds Presents Over an Hour of Gameplay
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 October 2019, 15:57
Giant Bomb published an over an hour of gameplay footage from The Outer Worlds. The video presents the first steps of the character on the planet Halcyon, as well as some of the residents of the corporate colony.
Problems Between Blizzard and Nintendo Result in Overwatch Refunds?
Bart Swiatek, 17 October 2019, 15:38
There are reports on the web that Nintendo does not promote Overwatch - at least not in the USA. Some users also report problems with the game's availability in the eShop and the alleged possibility of refunds of the title. Is the case somehow related to the events in Hong Kong? Or is it just a simple misunderstanding?
Tenth Anniversary of League of Legends - Summary of Riot Games' Announcements
Adrian Werner, 16 October 2019, 21:26
We have gathered all the major announcements of Riot Games in one place. These included several new games, League of Legends port to consoles and mobile devices, and an animated show set in the LoL universe.
Fortnite is Back From the Black Hole! Chapter 2 Now Available
Adrian Werner, 15 October 2019, 12:50
A patch has debuted that updates Epic Games' popular shooter to Fortnite Chapter 2. The devs have also released two new trailers.
Football Manager 2020 Release Date and Price
Konrad Serafinski, 15 October 2019, 12:30
SEGA and Sports Interactive revealed the official release date of Football Manager 2020 - the game will launch on the PC, Android and iOS devices on November 19, 2012.
Fortnite Chapter 2 Rumors - Trailer, Map and Season 11 Launch Date
Adrian Werner, 15 October 2019, 09:59
A lot of information about Fortnite Chapter 2 leaked into the web. The first trailer appeared, images of the new map were found, and curious fans probably also discovered the release date of the new season.
Fortnite Goes Offline; Black Hole Swallowed All, Social Media Wiped
Bart Swiatek, 14 October 2019, 12:33
The tenth season has ended in Fortnite, and with it... the whole game, at least apparently. Epic Games megahit's servers have been shut down and social media channels only show a mysterious video / image of a black hole.
Blizzard Removes Mei Figure From its Store
Jakub Mirowski, 14 October 2019, 11:23
Blizzard removed Mei figure from its store. Players suspect that the reason for getting rid of this Overwatch character is the fact that she has become one of the symbols of the ongoing protests in Hong Kong.
Fortnite: Chapter 2 Will Offer New Map and Motorboats?
Adrian Werner, 12 October 2019, 20:13
Thanks to a leak, we learned that the next stage of Fortnite's development will not be the usual eleventh season. Instead, the game will be renamed Fortnite: Chapter 2 and will receive a new map where we will be able to use motorboats.
Corruption and Collapse of Values - ex-Blizzard Employee on Chinese Influence
Bart Swiatek, 11 October 2019, 12:23
Mark Kern, former Team Lead at Blizzard Entertainment, responded on Twitter to the high-profile Hong Kong protest scandal. In his opinion, the company is acting against its own values. The developer also quotes several stories that illustrate the extent of influence and methods of Chinese companies in the gaming industry.
FIFA 20 has 10 Million Players; EA Thanks and Gives Rewards
Bart Swiatek, 11 October 2019, 10:11
Electronic Arts corporation boasted the popularity of the latest installment of its football series - FIFA 20. 10 million players around the world have already played the title. The publisher decided to celebrate this moment by giving away Volta coins.
Playable Doom Eternal at PGA 2019
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 October 2019, 22:34
Polish publisher of Doom Eternal, Cenega, will enable us to play the demo version of the game at the upcoming Poznan Game Arena 2019. Participants will be able to check out the title at a special stand, which should sweeten the delayed release of the production.
Tim Sweeney: „Epic Will not Punish Fortnite Players for Talking Politics”
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 October 2019, 22:47
Tim Sweeney from Epic Games referred to the controversy surrounding the suspension of Chung „blitzchung” Ng Wai by Blizzard for a political statement during a Hearthstone tournament. The CEO assured that he would not allow Fortnite players to be punished for their political statements.
Doom Eternal Delayed; Doom 64 Will Go To PC And Other Platforms
qjin, 08 October 2019, 23:04
id Software revealed that Doom Eternal is going to have a few months of delay. The decision is based on the desire to improve the game and meet the high expectations of the players. What's more, Doom 64 will appear not only on Switch, but also on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince - Reviews
Jacob Blazewicz, 07 October 2019, 21:29
Reviews of Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince started appearing on the web. Critics agree that Frozenbyte managed to return to good form and delivered a worthy continuation of the series.
Epic Games Accused of Not Telling us Fortnite Might be Addictive
Bart Swiatek, 07 October 2019, 12:05
A Canadian law firm accuses Epic Games of deliberately making Fornite an addictive game and not informing users of the resulting threat. Lawyers are preparing a class action lawsuit, indicating, among other things, this year's World Health Organization ruling and a similar case against a cigarette manufacturer.
Everspace 2 Without Multiplayer; Kickstarter Fundraiser Goes Live
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 October 2019, 22:11
Everspace 2 fundraiser has launched on Kickstarter and Rockfish Games shared further details on the continuation of the 2017 space shooter. The lack of multiplayer mode has also been confirmed.
Warsaw Launches - Darkest Dungeon-inspired Warsaw Uprising
Bart Swiatek, 02 October 2019, 09:56
Today is the launch of the PC edition of Warsaw from the Polish studio Pixelated Milk. The action of the title takes place during the Warsaw Uprising - we control a group of insurgents who try to defeat the German forces in the Polish capital during World War 2.
Arnold Schwarzenegger in Action on a Gameplay From MK 11
Bebop, 01 October 2019, 18:00
A new trailer from Mortal Kombat 11 shows the moves of the T-800 Terminator. Arnold Schwarzenegger's Fatality is impressive.
Doom Eternal's Multiplayer Will Avoid Discouraging Weaker Players
Bart Swiatek, 01 October 2019, 14:57
The Doom Eternal is designed to have a deeper gameplay that increases player engagement. This also applies to multiplayer games. It will be based on the asymmetrical Battle Mode, which has been designed so as not to detract from players with less skill.
Cuphead Celebrates Second Birthday and Impressive Sales Results
Milosz Szubert, 30 September 2019, 21:46
Cuphead celebrates its second anniversary. On this occasion, the game from MDHR was discounted by 20% on all platforms. In addition, the creators once again boasted sales results of their hit.
Minecraft Dungeons - Co-op Gameplay From MINECON
Adrian Werner, 29 September 2019, 19:04
A new gameplay from Minecraft: Dungeons has appeared on the web. The footage was registered during the MINECON event. It shows the local co-op mode in action.