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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.

Remedy Discusses Future of Control - Major Add-ons and Free DLC

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 September 2019, 22:18

Remedy Entertainment has announced the roadmap for Control. The game will receive free content and new role-playing missions. The latter will probably also shed light on the memorable events of Alan Wake.

What's up With Anthem and Dragon Age 4? BioWare's Blog Note Answers

Bart Swiatek, 06 September 2019, 12:30

Casey Hudson, Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian developer BioWare, has published a note on his corporate blog. The entry is dedicated to Anthem and Dragon Age 4. There is also a mention about the team moving from Edmonton to a new office.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint - Beta-test Schedule and Live Action Trailer

Adrian Werner, 04 September 2019, 12:05

Ubisoft informed about the details of the upcoming closed beta of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Breakpoint. A new live action trailer was also released, along with the plans for the development of the game after the launch.

Cyberpunk 2077 – Multiplayer Officially Confirmed!

Adrian Werner, 04 September 2019, 11:43

Big news – CD Projekt RED has announced that it's actually working on a multiplayer module for Cyberpunk 2077. However, it will be released some time after the game's launch.

Borderlands 3 - New Info on Endgame and Post-release Support

Paul Wozniak, 31 August 2019, 22:00

The devs of Borderlands 3 provided the world with information about what awaits the players after the end of the story campaign. In addition, we also learned a bit about the updates and add-ons that will appear after the game's release.

Remnant: From the Ashes Gets an Adventure Mode

Paul Wozniak, 25 August 2019, 19:06

Creators of Remnant: From the Ashes have announced that in about a week's time the game will feature an adventure mode that will make it easier to acquire items and get to know other bosses. In addition, new content will be constantly added to the production.

Battlefield 5 - DICE Drops 5v5 Mode

Adrian Werner, 23 August 2019, 13:47

Despite previous announcements, Battlefield V will not get a 5v5 mode. DICE decided that it was better to focus on improving other aspects of the game.

Blizzard Will Continue to Support Diablo 3

Paul Wozniak, 14 August 2019, 20:19

In an official announcement, Blizzard assured that Diablo 3 will continue to be supported. Work is currently underway on the introduction of new thematic seasons. In addition, we learned that the form of public testing has worked very well, so it will not be changed.

Roblox Revenues Rising; New Features on the Way

Christian Pieniazek, 13 August 2019, 21:04

The devs of Roblox announced the introduction of a number of novelties to their game to improve the work of home-grown designers. We're talking about improved lighting, new terraing textures and moving Roblox Studio app to the cloud.

Mordhau Roadmap Includes New Maps, Modes and More

Adrian Werner, 20 July 2019, 13:53

Triternion revealed the roadmap for Mordhau. The devs are currently working on two new maps, an additional game mode and fuctions that will serve to reduce toxicity in the gaming community.

Marvel's Avengers Bets on Single-player

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 June 2019, 19:55

More information about Marvels' Avengers appeared on the web. Representatives of Crystal Dynamics confirmed that the game can be completed without connecting to the Internet, and new heroes and locations will be released for free.

Gears 5 - Microtransactions, but no Season Pass, Looboxes or Paid Maps

Milosz Szubert, 21 June 2019, 23:05

The Coalition has announced what the post-release monetization of Gears 5 will look like. We learned that the title will not have a Season Pass, lootboxes and paid maps, but will include microtransactions.