GameStop already made one good call during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, with the company deciding to cancel all midnight launch events at their stores for some time. Various AAA and other releases have been impacted by this policy shift, but there are still some major issues. According to internal memos and testimony from anonymous employees,
505 Games and Remedy have revealed some new details about the DLC for their latest collaboration, Control. A new trailer released for Control‘s Foundation DLC showcasing new and interesting story elements in the cryptic style that this game seems to thrive on. There are hints that a new enemy is coming to the Astral world
Does Doom: Eternal have multiplayer? The short answer here is yes, Doom: Eternal does indeed have a few different multiplayer options. Although it’s worth noting that the options are not traditional, at least for this genre classic of the FPS legacy. There is, of course, the standard campaign first up. Although sadly, no, Doom: Eternal does
The Last Campfire is the newest game from Hello Games, yes that one. The indie company is focusing fully on their latest project, opting for an entirely different feel to their previously released efforts. The game was first revealed in a teaser in 2018 at The Game Awards, with a very different tone to previous
A copy of Half-Life: Alyx comes for free for anyone who purchases a new HTC Vive Cosmos Elite. This new VR headset offers an upgraded tracking solution with more robust construction. Players who buy into this bundle will also get a free 6-month premium membership to VIVEPORT Infinity, the premium app store subscription for the HTC Vive
Activision and Infinity Ward have finally added a solos queue to Call of Duty: Warzone, this allows players to set up for games as a single player, rather than having to be part of a team. This has been a pretty common criticism of the game since it launched, as players needed to have some
The events for midnight launches of games at GameStop are taking a break for a while, per an announcement from the video game retailer. Up first, the next two big releases of Animal Crossing and Doom Eternal will no longer get nighttime releases. GameStop has announced the plans amid the global panic over COVID-19 and
The spread of COVID-19 or novel coronavirus has turned 2020 into a year of cancelations, economic instability, and panic. As countries around the globe struggle to contain the new disease amid thousands of deaths, the crisis has wreaked havoc on the world economy as stocks and futures dive. Companies across various economic sectors revise their
A new set of announcements as part of a Q&A from Nintendo have revealed plans for save data management and new features for Animal Crossing: New Horizons, due out this month. The questions answered revealed a few key elements of the game, like the ability for players to have more than one island, as well
This past weekend Steam has set a new record for concurrent users on the platform, with a peak of 20,313,451 players logging in and playing games on March 15th. CS:GO, Dota 2, PUBG, GTA V, and Rainbow Six Siege held the honor of being some of the most-played games on the platform these past few days.
According to a new announcement, Gamescom 2020 is “continuing as planned” this year. This comes as events around the globe are canceled or rescheduled and governments are advising against gathering in public, including taking extreme quarantine procedures like shutting down public spots and restaurants. The event will be held in Cologne, Germany, on August 25th
The most popular streamer in South Korea, professional gamer Faker, has made a huge contribution to the struggle against the deadly new virus in the country. The streamer and gamer is regarded by many as the best LoL player in the world, and that has given him incredible popularity and wealth within Korea. The pro
Developer Guerrilla announced earlier this week that the PC port of their smash-hit Horizon Zero Dawn is getting some interesting changes. Some new details have revealed that Sony and the team at Guerrilla have been working on an interesting new element for the game. On the game’s Steam forums users noted something interesting. According to a
The global spread of the COVID-19 strain of coronavirus has gone far beyond any hope of reasonable containment, short of a massive interruption to daily life. As more and more activities around the globe grind to a halt, more and more countries are essentially entering lockdown. The US has just announced a wide range of
Animal Crossing: New Horizons will let players adventure across their towns and network with friends in whole new ways. The new gameplay trailer shows off an adventure-themed island that lets players within the Switch game have a good bit of fun. The island also includes some terraforming tools for shaping your ideal tropical paradise. With
If you just jumped on to take a gander at Destiny 2: Season of the Worthy, you may have noticed some issues. One of the most commonly reported issues is that the game appears to be applying a framerate lock, regardless of individual user settings for V-Sync and the like. So if you haven’t enabled
Activation Blizzard has announced that Daniel Alegre, Google’s president of global retail and shopping, will be named as their new president and COO. The former Google exec will take over primary operations duties as Activision-Blizzard works to develop more content for their current and future slate of titles. Alegre will replace Cody Johnson beginning April 7.
Riot Games has been pimping Valorant, their new 5v5 shooter for the last few weeks, revealing plenty of interesting news. We know that the game is due to launch this Summer, barring major delays. We know that it will have a unique roster of powerful heroes with their own unique abilities. And we know that
Monster Hunter World Update 12.11.00 launched this week, bringing new quarry for hunters to track and some other minor updates. The big new content this week comes in the form of two new sub-species, Safi’Jiiva and Stygian Zinogre. As part of the second free title update to Iceborne, Capcom has introduced two new monsters. Safi’Jiiva
Path of Exile 3.10 is almost here, we’re just a few days away from the new nightmare being unleashed upon Wraeclast. And now, developer Grinding Gear Games has been teasing the crap out of the fanbase this week. The most recent reveal detailed all of the new Cluster Jewels coming in Path of Exile 3.10.
Psyonix has deployed the latest patch to Rocket League. The Rocket League March Update, bringing with it a variety of new content and updates to the racing sport title. The update enables some new Blueprint trade-ins that will let players trade up for rarer items. There’s also some better inventory filtering as well. Some nice
So in a move literally everyone saw coming, E3 2020 is canceled. After months of issues relating to publishers and producers dropping out, the general consensus was that the event would be heavily scaled back. The advent of COVID-19 outbreaks worldwide has made it a complete certainty that the event would be canceled, and that’s
The patch notes for Path of Exile 3.10 have just dropped, and folks want to know what skills are on-meta this league, same as any other POE challenge league. The 3.10 patch packs in tons of new mechanics for the Delirium league content, but also brings home a ton of changes to skills, as is