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Nintendo eShop releases for May 24, 2018

<b>Here is this week’s jam-packed lineup of Nintendo eShop releases for the Nintendo Switch, 3DS, and Wii U.</b><p>The avalanche of video games coming to the …

Retrogaming

Call of Duty boss on lack of single-player: “We’re telling stories differently”

<b>A Call of Duty high-up has defended the lack of a single-player campaign in the upcoming Black Ops 4.</b>In an interview with Gamespot, <i>Call of Duty</i> …

Call of Duty

Rainbow Six Siege update is set in Tuscany

<b>The next big update for Rainbow Six Siege, called Operation Para Bellum, will take players to sunny Tuscany.</b>Starting in June, the update will add two …

Rainbow Six Siege

Resident Evil 7 is coming to Nintendo Switch, sort of

<b>Capcom has announced that Resident Evil 7 will be released for Nintendo Switch, as a streaming game.</b>So, the Nintendo Switch can stream games now? We …

Nintendo Switch

The Week in Video Games – May 20, 2018

<b>This week in video games: Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 revealed, multiplayer comes to No Man’s Sky, and Halo comes to the arcades. Here’s our roundup of</b> …

Gaming

Cut Scenes: GTA: San Andreas vs. Terminator 2: Judgement Day

<b>Cut Scenes is Josh Wise’s regular column on the intersection between films and video games. This week, it’s GTA: San Andreas vs. Terminator 2:</b> …

San Andreas

Xbox One digital game releases for May 21-25, 2018

<b>Here’s your roundup of the new video games coming to the Xbox One between May 21-25, 2018.</b><p>Xbox exclusive <i>State of Decay 2</i> heads the list of nine new …

Gaming

PlayStation Store releases for May 22, 2018

<b>Here’s the full rundown on next week’s PlayStation Store releases for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.</b>A packed week on the PlayStation Store …

Dark Souls

Save up to 75% in the new PlayStation Store Flash Sale

Pick up a video game bargain this weekend in the latest PlayStation Store flash sale.The post Save up to 75% in the new PlayStation Store Flash Sale …

PlayStation

PUBG Mobile reaches 10 million daily users

<b>Tencent and PUBG Corp. reveal a new milestone for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on mobile.</b><p>Despite the hysteria surrounding the success of a certain …

Gaming Industry

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 revealed, no single player mode

<b>Activision revealed Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, with a handful of trailers, and confirmed prior suspicions that there would be no single-player.</b>First …

Gaming Industry

Ubisoft talks The Division 2

<b>Ubisoft has revealed some details on The Division 2, the sequel to 2016’s commercial success, and is focussing on improving the end-game.</b>During an …

Ubisoft

No Man's Sky to get full multiplayer, and an Xbox One release, in July

<b>Hello Games announce that No Man’s Sky will be released on Xbox One in July, along with a full multiplayer mode for all platforms.</b><p>We’re just gonna …

No Man's Sky

New My Nintendo rewards discounts are live

<b>Nintendo has updated the My Nintendo rewards programme with a new selection of game discounts.</b>The latest batch of rewards – which are available to My …

Retrogaming

Ubisoft delays the launch of Skull & Bones

<b>Ahoy shipmates, we have bad news from Justin A. Farren, creative director of Ubisoft Singapore’s upcoming pirate combat game, Skull & Bones.</b><i>Skull &</i> …

Sea of Thieves

Play Fallout 4 and Rainbow Six Siege for free on Xbox One

<b>The Xbox Free Play Days initiative returns this weekend with access to free online multiplayer, and two free games to play on Xbox One.</b><p>Xbox Live …

Rainbow Six Siege

Chrono Trigger on Steam gets a second patch

<b>Square Enix have released the second patch for the maligned PC version of Chrono Trigger.</b><i>Chrono Trigger</i>‘s rehabilitation on PC continues with the …

Chrono Trigger

Metro Exodus release date pushed back by Deep Silver

<b>Metro Exodus is delayed into 2019, but we can still expect to see new gameplay from this year’s E3.</b>Contrary to popular (read: angry internet) …

Technology

Ubiosft now taking registrations for The Crew 2 closed beta

<b>Ubisoft has opened registrations for the closed beta of open world racing game, The Crew 2.</b>We have to admit, we’re rather excited for <i>The Crew 2</i>. That …

Nintendo Switch

Last chance to save in three big Humble Store sales

<b>You’ve got less than 24 hours remaining to save on the Bethesda, Rockstar, and THQ Nordic sales on the Humble Store.</b>The Humble Store spring sales …

Nintendo Switch

Cage against the machine: Thoughts on Detroit: Become Human

<b>To understand David Cage – his desires and shortfalls, his ambition and madness – you need only look at the opening tutorial in Fahrenheit.</b>What a …

Windows 10

When is the E3 2018 PC Gaming Show?

<b>Here’s the confirmed the time and date of the E3 2018 PC Gaming Show.</b>The PC Gaming Show returns to E3 once again for its fourth-annual event.This …

PC Gaming

Save up to 80% in the PlayStation Publisher Party Sale

<b>The new PlayStation Pub Party Sale discounts games from THQ, Deep Silver, and Codemasters.</b>There’s a new sale in full flow over on the US PlayStation …

Gaming

Get $104 worth of games in the Humble multiplayer bundle

<b>The Humble multiplayer bundle – or the Humble Hooked on Multiplayer 2018 Bundle, to use its Sunday name – is now live. Here’s what’s included.</b>The …

Rocket League

F1 2018 release date confirmed by Codemasters

<b>F1 2018, the officially licensed game of the 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship, is – you guessed it – coming out in 2018.</b>The 2018 Formula One …

Motor Racing

New Nintendo Switch eShop sale has gone live

<b>A new Nintendo eShop sale has gone live in the US, and this one looks a bit special.</b><p>For starters, there is the Ubisoft sale, with <i>Mario + Rabbids</i> …

Nintendo Switch

The Miramar desert map comes to PUBG Mobile today

<b>Today’s update for PUBG Mobile adds the Miramar desert map.</b>The much-anticipated 0.5.0 update for <i>PUBG Mobile</i> is rolling out around the world today, …

App Store

The Miramar desert map comes to PUBG Mobile today

<b>Today’s update for PUBG Mobile adds the Miramar desert map.</b>The much-anticipated 0.5.0 update for <i>PUBG Mobile</i> is rolling out around the world today, …

App Store

Mafia III studio Hangar 13 opens UK office

<b>Hanger 13, the developer behind Mafia III, is opening a studio in the UK, based down in Brighton.</b>Publisher 2K has announced that Nick Baynes is going …

Gaming Industry

Zone of the Enders 2 remaster gets release date

<b>Konami has given Zone of the Enders 2 a release date of September 6th, for PlayStation 4 and on Steam.</b>After being delayed back in March, the release …

Gaming