Cancel PAX East & GDC 2020 Before Coronavirus Gets Even Worse

Companies like Sony and Kojima Productions have pulled out of various gaming events. Some people, such as the mayor of Boston, have accused them of being ruled by fear. Far from scaremongering, these decisions are an act of justified caution. The coronavirus outbreak has been one of the biggest disruptors to the gaming industry in […]

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GameStop’s Aggressive Sales Tactics Won’t Save It From Imminent Doom

GameStop seems to be going under, as they desperately employ aggressive sales tactics. These tactics appear to be pushing away their already dwindling customer base and sapping employee morale. GameStop deserves everything that is happening, even if their employees don’t. A little while ago we reported that the future of GameStop looked pretty bleak. Apparently, […]

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Metro Exodus Steam Launch Unaffected by Epic Store Exclusivity Fiasco

Embracer Group reports that the Metro Exodus Steam launch has been “great.” The first-person shooter was embroiled in a heated controversy due to publisher Deep Silver’s decision to shift to an Epic Store exclusivity deal shortly before release. Steam reviews have spawned an odd Google glitch that highlights ongoing feelings of resentment from portions of […]

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PS5 and Xbox Series X Specs Leak Reveals Boringly Similar Horsepower

New leak reportedly lays bare full PS5 and Xbox Series X Specifications. The two consoles allegedly differ very little in terms of raw performance. The leak is unconfirmed and, as such, we recommend approaching it with caution. The specifications of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X won’t diverge all that much according to the […]

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Lord of the Rings Is Better Off Without Daedalic Entertainment

Daedalic Entertainment, the developer behind the Edna & Harvey series, appears to be experiencing some financial difficulties. They recently abandoned A Year of Rain, and other financial woes put the release of The Lord of the Rings Gollum into question. This might be the best thing to happen to The Lord of the Rings franchise […]

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BioWare Is Planning a Bold No Man’s Sky-Style Overhaul of Anthem

BioWare is planning a major overhaul of Anthem. The core gameplay loop will be reinvented. The aim is to tap into the “full potential” of the game. BioWare announced today that it is planning a substantial revamp of its maligned action-RPG, Anthem. In a statement published today, the developer admitted that Anthem had fallen short […]

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Stop Praising Doom Eternal for Being Microtransaction-Free

Doom Eternal won’t include microtransactions. Creative director Hugo Martin says id Software is offering a “complete experience.” While commendable, it exposes a sorry state of affairs within the industry. In an ideal world, we would all have finished up our journeys – careening, guns blazing and backed by chugging guitar riffs – through the hellscapes […]

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Cerebral Puzzler ‘The Bridge’ Is This Week’s Epic Games Store Freebie

This week’s Epic Games Store free game is now available. The Bridge is a hand-drawn black and white 2D logic puzzle game. The game is available for free until next Thursday. It’s that time of the week again when Epic unveils the latest free game to hit its eponymous Games Store. Hot off the heels […]

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‘Biggest’ PS5 Reveal Still to Come – Sony Chief Promises ‘Unique Elements’

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) head interviewed by Business Insider Japan after CES PS5 logo reveal. Jim Ryan says bigger, unique features of the PS5 are yet to be announced. Backward compatibility certain to be among them. According to an interview published by Business Insider Japan, Sony Interactive Entertainment head Jim Ryan says the PlayStation 5 […]

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The Nathan Drake Collection Leads January PS Plus Games

PlayStation reveals free PlayStation Plus games for January 2020. They are Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and Goat Simulator. Sony continues streak of excellent PS Plus titles. PlayStation seems intent on starting 2020 in style. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and Goat Simulator are January’s duo of PS Plus free games. Although we’ve yet to […]

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