Month: January 1970

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Lost Ark Playercount Peaks at 500K on Head Start Day

The Lost Ark playercount has peaked at just over 500,000 players on its first Head Start day – and Smilegate & Amazon Games’ ARPG has yet to officially launch in the West. Lost Ark is an MMOARPG that’s been out in Korea for quite a few years now. It was largely exclusive to the Asian […]

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Star Citizen Roadmap Changes Provoke Backer Anger

A major update to the Star Citizen roadmap has changed its focus to only show what’s coming in the next quarterly update. This news, along with some delayed features, has sparked a wave of frustration among the players of this in-development game. In a recent Roadmap Roundupthe team spoke about how they remade the Star […]

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New Chernobylite DLC 'Blue Flames' Arrives April 2022

New Chernobylite The DLC “Blue Flames” will be launched in April 2022 along with PC Enhanced Edition and the next versions of the game. Chernobylite is a first-person shooter with RPG, survival, and horror scenes featuring players exploring the areas surrounding the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Physics has become a paradox in the area and […]

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Yacht Club Games' Mina The Hollower Smashes Funding Goal On Day One

From the studio that brought us the Shovel Knight series comes a new game without shovels but arguably just as much digging. Yacht Club Games made a name for themselves in 2014 with the release of Shovel Knight. Since then, this studio has gone on to release more titles with their shovel-wielding hero with their […]

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Suicide Squad Game Reportedly Delayed to 2023

A new report says that Rocksteady’s Suicide Squad game has been delayed – it looks like you’ll have to wait until 2023 to play Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League. Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League was first announced all the way back in the summer of 2020. Not much was known about the game […]

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Puzzle Quest 3 Release Date Unveiled

505 Games has revealed the Puzzle Quest 3 release date. The third game in the long-running puzzle franchise will land on Steam and mobile devices next month, and it’ll use a free-to-play model, although we don’t yet know what the monetization in the game will look like. What do we know about Puzzle Quest 3? […]

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New Safe In Our World Winter Bundle Aims To Support Mental Health

Safe In Our World Games has launched a new package. Winter Blues Bundle has 13 games and 2 DLC packs and will be there this weekend, with all the money going to support charity efforts. What’s in the Safe In Our World Winter Blues Bundle? The final group of Safe In Our World celebrated the […]

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Elder Scrolls Board Game Details Revealed

Back in May last year, Chip Theory Games announced it was to work board games for Elder Scrolls. Not to be confused with Modiphius’ licensed war games, Skyrim Call to Arms, Chip Theory has taken place from around the world following the popular RPGs of Bethesda Softworks. Now we have some very important ones on […]

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Saudi Arabia PIF Adds Stakes in Capcom, Nexon

Yesterday on Bloomberg (paywall), it was announced that the Saudi Arabia PIF (Public Investment Fund) now has stakes in Capcom and Nexon. This marks the latest acquisition by Prince Mohammed bin Salman and his investments into video games. According to Bloomberg, these stakes, which were described as “pure investment,” were purchased sometime between January 25 […]

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Bandai Namco is Working On Its Own Game Engine

Bandai Namco Entertainment is working on its own in-house game engine, although it will continue to use Unity and Unreal Engine for some of its titles. A lot of games come out from Bandai Namco Entertainment these days, and they’re rarely ordinary; its titles range from the cinematic experience of The Dark Pictures games to […]

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