Electronic Arts is delaying the next, as-yet-untitled Need for Speed game by a year as it nudges its developer, Criterion Games, over to support EA DICE on Battlefield 6. A new report from Polygon has revealed that Electronic Arts is planning to delay the launch of the next game in the Need For Speed franchise.
By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 28 February 2021 16:42 GMT Respawn’s free-to-play battle royale title Apex Legends has hit a new concurrent user record on Steam, proving it’s still a very popular title. Apex Legends was released on Valve’s storefront back on November 5, 2020, and since then it’s been a pretty popular and enduring PvP game.
By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 27 February 2021 17:12 GMT Ghost Recon Breakpoint players can expect new content for the game to be released in the coming months. According to the developers, Ghost Recon Breakpoint players can expect updates based on feedback and a few surprises thrown in. Surprises could mean new cross-over events such as
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War‘s new Outbreak mode sees you once again facing off against a zombie threat. Before you travel to the Ural Mountains and begin your investigations into the Dark Aether, you’ll want to take some time to plan your loadout for the mission. Read on for our recommendation of the
By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 25 February 2021 17:11 GMT The action-packed arcade-style racer featuring Hot Wheels cars is now available for pre-order and will release later this year. Mattel and Milestone announced today the upcoming release of Hot Wheels Unleashed which is scheduled to release on September 30. It is coming to PC, PS4, PS5,
By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 24 February 2021 16:44 GMT New calling cards reward players for killing the undead. It looks like Zombies have been confirmed for Call of Duty: Warzone. As spotted by Eurogamer, players have started to notice new calling card challenges following Season 2 of Black Ops Cold War rolling out earlier today.
Valheim has only been in Early Access for a few weeks, but it’s already enjoyed a meteoric rise up the Steam charts — selling over three million copies in its first three weeks and boasting 500,000 concurrent players at its peak. Though the game doesn’t officially support modding, there’s no way a PC title this
By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 22 February 2021 15:53 GMT The classic SNK fighting series is returning for a fifteenth installment with The King of Fighters 15, and Chizuru Kagura will be returning with it. Chizuru – a veteran character that’s been in-and-out of the series since she debuted as the sub-boss in The King of
Have you suffered from PlayStation 5 DualSense controller drift? A new teardown may have revealed why it keeps happening. A new video from iFixit – a veteran channel that’s been taking tech apart and examining how it works for years – shows a PlayStation 5 DualSense teardown that unearths why the new pad may be doomed to
Blizzard has provided more information on Overwatch 2 as promised. Plenty of Overwatch 2 information was dropped yesterday after the BlizzConline 2021 opening ceremony in a separate segment. In it, the Overwatch 2 team provides a first look at some new locations players will travel to in the upcoming sequel, including Rome, which is the
Viking Survival game Valheim, which is available on Steam Early Access, has surpassed the three million sale mark in just 16 days. Coffee Stain Publishing and Iron Gate Studio announced the figure today. Earlier this week, it was reported the game had sold over two million copies within two weeks. Concurrent player numbers also continue
By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 18 February 2021 14:30 GMT Devolver Digital and Mediatonic’s popular gameshow-inspired battle royale Fall Guys is heading to Xbox One and Xbox Series S|X this summer. After last night’s announcement that Fall Guys will be coming to Nintendo Switch later this year, the game’s official Twitter account has also made it
By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 17 February 2021 13:55 GMT The games firm is already suing the iPhone maker in the US, UK and Australia. Fortnite maker Epic has continued its war with Apple by filing an antitrust complaint against the tech giant. In a post on its website, the games firm said that it had
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 16 February 2021 14:53 GMT Seven additional titles have been announced for the Xbox Game Pass February line-up. Microsoft has announced the latest round of games coming to the Xbox Game Pass subscription service. Kicking things off this week on February 18 is Code Vein (PC), Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire
Bokeh Game Studio has released a new video featuring Keiichiro Toyama who talks about the studio’s upcoming game, which will draw on its developers’ history with horror games. Toyama, the Japanese creator who is known for working on Silent Hill, Siren, and the Gravity Rush series of games, has revealed a few more bytes of info about about
By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 14 February 2021 13:40 GMT 343 Industries has announced that a new map is coming to Halo 3 via Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and it’ll be the first new map since 2009’s Mythic II Map Pack. In a blog post released on Halo Waypoint on Friday, developer 343 Industries announced that
By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 12 February 2021 20:01 GMT Square Enix has released a new gameplay trailer for Nier Replicant, and it shows over nine minutes of gameplay. The Nier Replicant trailer showcases gameplay in the Barren Temple, which was previously hidden in a sandstorm. In the video, you can see the Protagonist navigate ancient puzzles, defeat Shades, and
Valheim is a survival game all about finding resources and crafting your own tools — but nevertheless, sometimes you just have to buy the things you need. Enter Haldor the trader, Valheim’s premier (not to mention only) merchant character. Haldor is the exclusive source of a number of items in Valheim. This includes the ultra-rare