Phasmophobia Gets Extended Early Access and Loses PvP
Adrian Werner, 05 November 2020, 19:11
The creator of the hit horror game Phasmophobia reported that early access will take longer than planned, as the success of the game increased his ambitions for its development. The idea of PvP mode was abandoned.
New Info on Anthem 2.0 Reveals Equipment and Character Progression
Bart Swiatek, 02 November 2020, 11:51
Devs at BioWare published a blog note that introduces the basic assumptions of the rebuilt character progression and equipment systems.
The Sims 4 Will Get 100 New Skin Tones in December
Carla, 30 October 2020, 17:34
Electronics Arts announces the next update for The Sims 4. In December we will receive more than 100 new skin tones that can be customized. The same option will be available for makeup.
PUBG's First Dynamic Map Paramo Revealed on Teaser
Milosz Szubert, 13 October 2020, 18:55
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds will soon get another battlefield - the Paramo plateau. According to PUBG Corp, this will be the „first dynamic map” to appear in the hit online battle royale game.
Genshin Impact Roadmap
Frozen, 10 October 2020, 20:42
MiHoYo revealed plans for further development Genshin Impact, the popular free open-world RPG. By the end of the year the title is to receive two more updates.
For Honor Coming to Next-gen, but Without 60 FPS on Launch
Paul Wozniak, 08 October 2020, 22:46
Today, Ubisoft announced that the online action game For Honor will be released in improved versions for next-gen consoles. Players will be able to transfer their progress for free.
Among Us 2 Canceled as Devs Focus on Supporting AU1
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 September 2020, 12:06
Innersloth will not create a sequel to Among Us. Instead, the creators will focus on adding planned novelties to the original game.
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.
This Month Will Bring New Maps and Co-op Mode to Iron Harvest
Christian Pieniazek, 03 September 2020, 20:06
Developers from KING Art Games shared a short-term roadmap for Iron Harvest. Later this month, the game will see, among other things, new maps and a full-fledged cooperation mode.
Future of Escape from Tarkov - Hand Compass and Personalized Vests
Milosz Szubert, 24 August 2020, 18:34
Nikita Bujanow from Battlestate Games published a post on Reddit, in which he describes the state of development of Escape from Tarkov. We learned, among other things, that with patch 12.8, a handheld compass will appear in the game, which cannot be stolen.
The Sims 4 Will Get More Customization Options - EA Grants Player Request
Milosz Szubert, 13 August 2020, 19:19
EA Maxis representative posted a promise on Twitter that more skin tones will appear in The Sims 4 this fall. This is a response to players' comments.
GTA Online With Exclusive Content on PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X
Paul Wozniak, 04 August 2020, 15:16
Take-Two Interactive has confirmed that GTA Online on PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X will receive exclusive content.
Amazon's Crucible Rolls Back to Closed Beta One Month After Launch
Milosz Szubert, 01 July 2020, 13:50
Amazon Game Studios have announced that their free online shooter Crucible will enter beta test phase more than a month after its launch. The beta will focus primarily on closer cooperation between the community and the developers.
Valorant - New Character Every Two Months
Paul Wozniak, 30 June 2020, 14:56
In her latest video, executive producer Anna Donlon revealed the intervals at which new characters will appear in Valorant. We also found out when we can expect the next mode, maps or other major changes.
Bannerlord After 78 Patches - Summary and Roadmap
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 June 2020, 19:11
Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord debuted on Epic Games Store. In addition to making the game available on this platform at a discount of 20%, TaleWorlds has summarized the game's development to date and revealed plans for the future.
Destiny 3 Not Coming; We'll Get DLCs for Destiny 2 Instead
Adrian Werner, 10 June 2020, 11:45
Bungie announced that they have abandoned their plans to develop Destiny 3. Instead, the team will be developing Destiny 2 over the next few years, with plans for three expansions and restoration of some elements from the first installment. In addition, D2 will launch on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.
Crucible Loses Players in Spades, Devs Remove Game Modes
Adrian Werner, 08 June 2020, 14:11
Amazon's Crucible is not doing well. Less than three weeks after its launch, the game has lost majority of its players, and the developers have announced their intention to remove two of the three available game modes.
Warcraft 3: Reforged - Blizzard Fixes the Game; Patch Inbound
Smoczy, 21 May 2020, 19:00
Blizzard informed on it blog about planned updates for Warcraft 3: Reforged. Among the many promises we can also find some details.
Anthem 2.0 is a Long Way Off
Jacob Blazewicz, 16 May 2020, 14:06
Christian Dailey from BioWare Austin spoke about the planned changes in Anthem. The developer left no illusions - we will wait a long time for modifications to give the game a second youth.
2020 Roadmap for Fallout 76 - Level Scaling and Brotherhood of Steel
Paul Wozniak, 14 May 2020, 18:57
The creators of Fallout 76 shared their plans for upcoming in-game content. We found out that seasons and passes will be introduced to the game, enabling us to win valuable prizes. The roadmap also includes changes in level scaling and a storyline for the Brotherhood of Steel.
Stellaris is Just Warming Up; The Game has „Almost Infinite Potential”
Milosz Szubert, 08 May 2020, 11:46
On May 12, Stellaris, the 4X space strategy game from Paradox, will receive a major update 2.7, called Wells. The creators assured that despite being four years old, the title will still be developed in the future.
Future of Escape from Tarkov is a New Faction and Huge Urban Map
Darius Matusiak, 08 May 2020, 11:10
A lot of novelties is coming to Escape from Tarkov. The biggest ones are a huge urban map called Streets of Tarkov and a new faction of opponents - cultists.
SnowRunner's Near Future Includes New Map and Bug Fixes
Milosz Szubert, 06 May 2020, 17:44
Saber Interactive revealed its plans for development of SnowRunner in the near future. Among other things, improvements to the PC and PlayStation 4 versions of the title have been announced, as well as a new map - Taymyr.
Streamer on Warzone: Worst Battle Royale; PS5 and XSX Launch Planned
Jacob Blazewicz, 05 May 2020, 13:19
The developers of Call of Duty: Warzone have assured us of their planned long-term support for the game, including its release on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. This coincided with a commet from Jaryd „Summit1g” Lazar, who called the title the worst battle royalty on the market.
Fallout 76 Will be Developed for at Least One Year From Now
Bart Swiatek, 05 May 2020, 11:49
Developers from Bethesda Softworks - creators of Fallout 76 - informed during an AMA session that the game will be developed for another year. New content will include a storyline and a number of other interesting features and improvements.
Fallout 76 Will Probably Get Animal Companions
Paul Wozniak, 25 April 2020, 20:34
Thanks to a Q&A session with the developers of Fallout 76 on Reddit, we found out that in the near future, the game will probably introduce animal companions as well as new characters and tasks.
Even More Major Updates for No Man's Sky Inbound
Adrian Werner, 24 April 2020, 13:25
Hello Games informed that they have not finished developing No Man's Sky yet. Further ambitious updates are planned for this year.
Minecraft 2 May Never be Made
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 April 2020, 17:30
Mojang AB raised the issue of potential sequel of Minecraft. The creators stated in an interview with Game Informer that they prefer to focus on using the franchise to create games from other genres.
Artifact Will Not Die. Valve is Working on Artifact 2
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 March 2020, 15:51
Valve didn't abandon Artifact. According to Gabe Newell, the developers are working on a complete re-working. The changes are to be so serious that among the developers the project is called Artifact 2.
Escape from Tarkov Devs Prioritize Optimization and Bug Fixing
Milosz Szubert, 18 March 2020, 14:10
The representative of Battlestate Games announced update 0.12.5 for Escape from Tarkov. It will focus on optimization and bug fixes. The patch will probably debut in April.
Hearthstone - Free Deck, Ashes of Outland Expansion and Demon Hunter Class
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 March 2020, 22:50
Blizzard revealed the attractions of the Year of the Phoenix in Hearthstone. This includes the announcement of the Ashes of Outland expansion with Illidan Stormrage and a new hero class, but also a free deck for new and returning players, as well as changes in ranked mode.
Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem - Future Development Plans
Frozen, 14 March 2020, 18:23
Wolcen Studio, responsible for creating Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem, shared their plans to develop the popular hack'n'slash action RPG.
Upgrades for French Cities in Euro Truck Simulator 2
Milosz Szubert, 06 February 2020, 14:39
SCS Software has announced a new update for Euro Truck Simulator 2. One of its main features will be to improve the appearance of several French cities. The launch date of the patch is unknown.
Black Mesa - Half-Life Remake Completed
qjin, 25 December 2019, 14:29
Xen came to Black Mesa. Crowbar Collective released the complete version of Half-Life's remake yesterday. Nevertheless, it still has Early Access status, as the developers have plans for further development of the game; the devs have used the same opportunity to share the said plans with the community.
Diablo 4 - Game Development, Characters Personalization and PvP Zones
Paul Wozniak, 29 November 2019, 23:31
The extensive interview about Diablo IV provides a lot of new info about the next installment of the iconic series. The devs point out that the base version of the game is „the first chapter of a book” so that the story is to be developed long after the release of the game. They also provide details on character personalization and PvP zones.
Lords of the Fallen 2 Won't be Released in 2020
Paul Wozniak, 29 November 2019, 23:11
During a recent investor chat, the CEO of CI Games revealed that the continuation of Lords of the Fallen will certainly not be released in 2020. We also learned that developers are now planning to work on two big games and a few smaller indie titles.
Star Citizen's Gameplay Shows New Planet and Planetary System
Paul Wozniak, 24 November 2019, 23:25
Gameplay from the space simulator Star Citizen presented at this year's CitizenCon revealed a lot of new content to be released in the near future. A new planet and a journey through a wormhole to a new planetary system were shown, among other things.
Cyberpunk 2077 - Devs Consider Microtransactions in Multiplayer Mode
Paul Wozniak, 24 November 2019, 23:00
The latest financial teleconference from CD Projekt revealed that Cyberpunk 2077's multiplayer mode is at an early stage of development. We also learned that the devs consider the implementation of microtransaction system. If it will appear, though, it is to be well-thought-out and in accordance with the company's principles.
Anthem - BioWare Plans to Completely Rework the Game
Paul Wozniak, 15 November 2019, 22:15
Anonymous sources informed Kotaku about the current state of work on Anthem. It turned out that BioWare is planning to completely rework the production (perhaps even release a new, separate title). The whole structure of the game and the things that players complain about the most are to be changed.
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.
Remnant: From the Ashes Sold One Million Copies in Two Months
Jacob Blazewicz, 30 October 2019, 22:55
Gunfire Games boasted the sales of Remnant: From the Ashes. The game has already reached a million buyers. At the same time, the creators revealed their plans for further development of the game.
The Devs of Chernobylite Reveal Early Access Roadmap
Paul Wozniak, 27 October 2019, 21:51
Polish studio The Farm 51 thanked the players for their involvement in early access to Chernobylite and announced next year's updates. The game will feature a lot of new weapons, locations and missions, as well as several features that fans are most eagerly awaiting.
PayDay 2 Will Get New Paid Expansions
Adrian Werner, 26 October 2019, 23:13
Starbreeze and Overkill have changed their minds about the further development of PayDay 2. The developers have resumed work on the game and are planning new paid add-ons.
The Elder Scrolls Online Development Will Extend Past 2020
Adrian Werner, 14 October 2019, 12:13
At the PAX Australia Convention, the creative director of The Elder Scrolls Online assured fans that the game would be developed over many years.
Call of Duty Meets Goat Simulator - Goat of Duty Release Date
Jacob Blazewicz, 11 October 2019, 13:22
We know the release date of the full version of Goat of Duty. At the beginning of the year we will see the premiere edition of the game that combines Call of Duty franchise with Goat Simulator and Unreal Tournament series.
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 With 10 Years of Post-release Support
Michael Kulakowski, 01 October 2019, 23:51
Developers of the extremely ambitious Microsoft Flight Simulator have confirmed that they intend to support the title for at least ten years after its release, which is scheduled for next year. During this time, fans will receive updates, various add-ons and new game modules.
Bethesda Answers the Pleas - Fallout 76 Will Get a Test Server in 2020
Barth Faryna, 27 September 2019, 23:58
En entry has been published on the official website of Fallout 76, in which the creators listed all the important things that they intend to introduce to the game in the next few (dozen) months. Among them there was a test server, an item that was highly-anticipated by the community.
Ghost Recon Breakpoint Devs Reveal Open Beta Trailer and Roadmap
Bart Swiatek, 25 September 2019, 12:31
Ubisoft presented a trailer for the open beta tests of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Breakpoint. The developers also shared information about the planned post-release support for the title.
Development of Divinity Original Sin 2 Will be Continued
Michael Kulakowski, 22 September 2019, 23:30
Developers of the classic RPG Divinity: Original Sin II, which launched in 2017, confirmed once again that they intend to continue to develop the game and its universe.
BioWare is Busy Fixing Anthem - No Big Novelties This Year
Michael Kulakowski, 17 September 2019, 22:33
BioWare once again assured that the studio has no intention of resigning from further support for Anthem. Despite the limited active fanbase, developers do not abandon their work. However, they are giving up their previous development plans, putting more emphasis on repairing the game than providing new content/functions.