Some Need for Speed Games Are Pulled From Digital Stores Today. Forever
Jacob Blazewicz, 31 May 2021, 21:19
Today, Need for Speed Carbon, Need for Speed Undercover, Need for Speed Shift, Need for Speed Shift 2: Unleashed, and Need for Speed The Run will be pulled from digital distribution. EA also plans to end online support for all of these games after the holidays.
Games With Gold June 2021 - Injustice: Gods Among Us, Shadows: Awakening and More
Angelika Kaldus, 26 May 2021, 21:23
June's offer of Games with Gold for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers includes Injustice: Gods Among Us and Shadows: Awakening.
Watch Dogs Started Out as Driver Reboot
Przemyslaw Dygas, 25 May 2021, 11:47
It turns out that Watch Dogs was supposed to be a completely different game. Ubisoft wanted the new title to be a reboot of the Driver series.
New Features in GTA Online and Red Dead Online Summer Updates
Gabriela Sicinska, 19 May 2021, 15:40
GTA Online and Red Dead Online will receive new content. The first of Rockstar Games' summer updates for the games will arrive next week.
GTA 5 Completed in 9 Hours Without Damage
Bart Swiatek, 19 May 2021, 13:28
A player known as UnNameD managed to complete Grand Theft Auto 5's story campaign in nine hours without suffering a single wound. The feat took a lot of work.
20 Years of Halo and Xbox; Microsoft Announces New IP
Przemyslaw Dygas, 14 May 2021, 16:01
Microsoft is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Xbox console and the Halo series. As part of the anniversary, the company is releasing special gadgets. It has also announced the creation of a new IP.
Games with Gold for May 2021 (LEGO Batman, Tropico 4 and More)
Agnes Adamus, 26 April 2021, 19:03
The titles that will appear in the Games with Gold service in May have been announced. Next month, subscribers will be able to pick up LEGO Batman: The Videogame and Tropico 4, among others.
CI Games Reveales 2020 Sales Results
Bart Swiatek, 20 April 2021, 15:30
CI Games summed up 2020 in its recently published financial report. The company earned almost $2M during this period. The document also included information on the sales of individual games.
Dragon Age 2 Dev Wanted Better Kirkwall and Regrets Canceled Expansion
Bart Swiatek, 14 April 2021, 15:47
David Gaider - a well-known developer and former employee of the Canadian studio BioWare, who worked, among others, on the Dragon Age series - told us how the improved version of the second installment of the series could have looked like.
Ubisoft Shuts Down Servers of Popular Games
Michael Kulakowski, 13 April 2021, 20:34
Ubisoft unveiled a list of twelve games whose servers and online features will be shut down this year. The list includeds games like The Settlers 7, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas 2, Assassin's Creed 2 and Anno 1404.
THE Essential Skyrim Mod is Here and Finally Enables Us to Pet Dogs
Przemyslaw Dygas, 02 April 2021, 16:14
Skyrim has just been enriched with probably the most important of all available mods. Thanks to the Pet The Dog - Animations mod we can, you guessed it, pet dogs.
Games With Gold for April 2021 (i.a. Dark Void and Vikings: Wolves of Midgard)
Karol Laska , 30 March 2021, 21:16
We know what games will be available to in April as part of the Games with Gold service. Next month, subscribers will be able to test Dark Void or Vikings: Wolves of Midgard, among others.
Gears of War 2 Remaster Coming Soon? Mysterious Picture Revealed [UPDATED]
Bart Swiatek, 24 February 2021, 08:38
An image posted on Gears of War's Twitter account seems to indicate an imminent announcement of a remaster of the second installment of this iconic shooter series.
Red Dead Redemption 1 and 2 Will Teach US History
Sarafan, 16 February 2021, 13:56
One of the American universities came up with an unusual idea. It intends to use Red Dead Redeption 1 and Red Dead Redeption 2 to teach US history.
Bioware Impressed by Indoctrination Theory From Mass Effect 3
Paul Musiolik, 13 February 2021, 18:47
Mass Effect 3's screenwriter is full of admiration for the fans who came up with the indoctrination theory. He admits it's not true, but that doesn't stop him from being impressed by fan creativity.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown Was Supposed to be an RTS With Vehicles
Adrian Werner, 08 February 2021, 14:58
Some interesting information regarding XCOM: Enemy Unknown has come to light. It turns out that initially, real-time combat was planned instead of a turn-based system. The devs also wanted to introduce vehicles to the battlefields.
Up to 8 Years in Prison for Stealing CS:GO Skin
Bart Swiatek, 05 February 2021, 17:54
A Czech CS:GO player was robbed of a rare Talon Knife | Fade skin while trying to sell the virtual item. The perpetrator of the crime faces up to eight years in prison.
Canceled Remaster of Goldeneye Available Online
Ness, 04 February 2021, 21:05
13 years ago, Microsoft canceled the release of a remastered edition of the iconic Bond game GoldenEye. This week, inquisitive internet users found a file with the nearly completed version of the game.
Here's Why Shadow of Mordor's Nemesis System Wasn't Used in Other Games
Bart Swiatek, 31 January 2021, 18:58
It turns out that the Nemesis system used in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Middle-earth: Shadow of War in 2015 were patented by Warner Bros.
BioWare Reveals Concept Art From Jade Empire's Spiritual Heir
Tom Borys, 21 January 2021, 22:50
One of BioWare employees has shared graphics from Revolver, the studio's unfinished project. There is a lot to look at.
Star Wars 1313 Will Not be Resurrected
Bart Swiatek, 13 January 2021, 13:51
The resurrection of Lucasfilm Games has some gamers hoping for the return of the promising canceled project Star Wars 1313. According to Jason Schreier such a scenario will not come true.
Darkening of Tristram Returns to Diablo 3 in January
Bart Swiatek, 30 December 2020, 12:32
Blizzard Entertainment announced that in early January 2021, Diablo 3 will see the next edition of Darkening of Tristram.
New Footage From Canceled Doom 4
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 December 2020, 18:42
The fourth instalment of the Doom series could have looked completely different. The new video shows what Doom 4, a canceled part of id Software's series, would have looked like.
Minecraft Snapshot 20w48a Adds New Useful Rock
Bart Swiatek, 26 November 2020, 18:37
Minecraft has received another test update, so-called snapshot, 20w48a. The patch introduces new material, makes a few changes in the interface and fixes a number of known bugs.
40 Years of Console Hitory in One Picture
Sodar, 17 November 2020, 20:36
One Reddit user showed his gaming experience in one picture. It shows 30 consoles - both the cutting-edge PS5 and Xbox X/S and devices from almost 40 years ago.
XSX/S Compatibility Was Tested Across 500 Thousand Hours of Gameplay
Bart Swiatek, 29 October 2020, 17:54
Jason Ronald from Xbox informed on Twitter about the backwards compatibility range of Xbox Series X / S. We also learned how much time has been spent testing the feature.
PlayStation and Xbox Still Trailing Behind Nintendo
Dameredet, 20 October 2020, 20:59
A list showing sales of consoles from Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft over the years appeared on the web. The Japanese company continues to take first place, while the Xbox is performing exceptionally poorly.
Minecraft 1.16.4 Will Introduce Highly-anticipated Feature
Bart Swiatek, 16 October 2020, 17:47
Another small update to Minecraft - patch 1.16.4 - will enable the players to mute other users in the chat.
Final Patch for Terraria; New NPC and Achievements
Bart Swiatek, 13 October 2020, 12:24
Re-Logic's sandbox game Terraria will receive its last content update today. The patch includes, among others, another NPC.
Here's How Those Impressive Minecraft Maps are Made
Bart Swiatek, 12 October 2020, 17:48
Extremely impressive maps for Minecraft are not always created directly in the game. Their creators often use additional programs, such as WorldPainter.
Minecraft Players Will Vote for New Mob
Dameredet, 28 September 2020, 20:16
Another vote for the new mob is coming up. Soon one of the three monsters proposed by Mojang will appear in Minecraft. Here's a look at the candidates.
Big Update Coming to Minecraft, More Details in October
Sodar, 27 September 2020, 17:54
At the upcoming Minecraft Live event, we'll learn the details of a major update planned for the game. Mojang has announced the broadcast for October 3, at 9 AM PT.
How Bethesda Tricked Morrowind Into Running on Xbox
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 September 2020, 21:11
Phil Spencer, Todd Howard and Pete Hines recently took part in a Microsoft podcast. During the conversation, Bethesda's revealed how the team managed to launch The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind on the Xbox.
Nolan North Battles Marvel for Another Deadpool Game
Karol Laska , 19 September 2020, 20:37
The actor playing Deadpool in the video game, Nolan North, is trying hard to convince Marvel to create another part of the title. The actor would also see Ryan Reynolds in it, known for his movie version of merc with a mouth.
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.
Minecraft Speedrunner Cheats During Stream, Gets Boned on Finish Line
Paul Wozniak, 24 August 2020, 15:33
While speedrunning Minecraft, streamer BeasttrollMC, knowing that he couldn't break the record anymore, decided to resort to cheating and crafted an item needed to activate the portal. However, karma caught up to him quickly and he had to finish the game.
The Witcher 1 and 2 Analyzed by Fan Across 9 Hours of Videos
Milosz Szubert, 12 August 2020, 14:01
Youtuber Joseph Anderson has started a series of videos on his channel, in which he analyzes games from The Witcher series. So far, two videos are available - the first one focuses on CD Projekt RED's 2007 debut game and the second one on its continuation. They last a total of over nine hours.
GTA 5 - Player Flew a Plane With Kinect
Agnes Adamus, 10 August 2020, 20:28
An interesting project using the Xbox Kinect controller appeared on Reddit. One of the users of the service used the tool in such a way as to allow to fly an airplane in GTA V using the leaning of his body.
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.
Xbox 360 Hits Appeared in Microsoft Store
Paul Wozniak, 04 August 2020, 19:50
The hits originally released on Xbox 360 have returned to the Microsoft Store, allowing Xbox One console owners to purchase and play such titles as Battlefield 2: Modern Combat, Silent Hill: Downpour, DiRT 3 or Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. For the time being, it is not known whether these game will also be available on PC via Microsoft Store.
Free GTA 5 Increased Game's Sales
Bart Swiatek, 04 August 2020, 13:54
Data from Take-Two Interactive's financial report indicate that after the giveaway of Grand Theft Auto V on Epic Games Store, sales of the game have increased. According to the company's CEO Strauss Zelnick, this is related to „increased audience”.
Israel is Testing Tank Operated Using Xbox Controller
Bart Swiatek, 30 July 2020, 13:12
Israeli company Aerospace Industries is testing a prototype of a tank operated with an Xbox controller. The interface also uses tablets, which display typical information known to FPS fans. The goal is to create a system that will be easy to understand and master for young soldiers.
Evolution of Minecraft Depicted in 4 Minutes
Paul Wozniak, 29 July 2020, 13:54
One of Reddit users shared a video, which shows how Minecraft has evolved over the last 11 years. Using a Let's Play formula, the author showed one of the first versions of the game, as well as its latest update.
Batman Arkham City Sold Over 12.5 Million Copies
Adrian Werner, 26 July 2020, 20:50
Thanks to a CV of a former marketing specialist at Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, we learned that Batman: Arkham City sales exceeded 12.5 million copies.
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.
12-month Xbox Live Gold Subscription Disappears From Microsoft's Offer
Bart Woldanski, 20 July 2020, 22:31
Microsoft has officially stopped selling a one-year Xbox Live Gold subscription in its store. The reasons for this decision were not provided.
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 Mobs You Won't See in the Game
Dameredet, 17 July 2020, 20:31
Mojang's cubic game has been developing continuously since 2009. Over the years, the creators' ideas have evolved and some elements of the game have been removed, others changed, and still others never made it to the game.
Gameplay of Come Midnight - Canceled Horror Game by People Can Fly
Karol Laska , 16 July 2020, 19:41
Adrian Chmielarz, one of the founders of the Polish team at People Can Fly, shared the details of the canceled TPP horror game Come Midnight. He shared a lot of game materials, including gameplays, cutscenes, screenshots and concept arts.
Here's GTA San Andreas Map Recreated on Unreal Engine 4
Milosz Szubert, 14 July 2020, 21:34
A group of three friends from South America recreated the whole map from Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on Unreal Engine 4. Unfortunately, the whole thing only exists in non-playable form.