Recap the Events of Alan Wake in, er, Fortnite

Recap the Events of Alan Wake in, er, Fortnite

Epic Games has announced Alan Wake: Flashback, a Fortnite experience that allows players to recap the first game’s events. The experience is hosted on an island in Fortnite and can be accessed by entering the code 3426-5561-3374. The island was a collaboration between Remedy Entertainment, Spiral House and Zen Creative. The innovative fusion of two…

It’s Done: Microsoft Has Bought Activision Blizzard

It’s Done: Microsoft Has Bought Activision Blizzard

Microsoft’s long-running pursuit of acquiring Call of Duty maker Activision Blizzard has finally come to an end. The company has announced that its $69 billion purchase of the publishing giant is complete, bringing franchises like Call of Duty, Candy Crush, World of Warcraft, Diablo, Starcraft, Crash Bandicoot, and more under the Xbox fold. In a…

Redfall 60fps Patch is Here, but is it Too Late?

Redfall 60fps Patch is Here, but is it Too Late?

Arkane and Microsoft’s failed Xbox exclusive, Redfall, has finally received the promised 60fps patch – six months after the game’s release. In a new blog post, publisher Bethesda Softworks detailed the changes introduced in the 4-player co-op shooter, which includes a 60fps performance mode for Xbox Series X and Series S consoles. The patch also…

Telltale Games Lays Off “Most Of” its Employees

Telltale Games Lays Off “Most Of” its Employees

Telltales Games has joined the swaths of other game developers to conduct a layoff at their studio, with one impacted employee suggesting that almost everyone has been given the pink slip. The news first came from former Telltale cinematic artist Jonah Huang, who said the layoffs occurred in early September, and the studio had laid…

Assassin’s Creed Mirage – Review Roundup

Assassin’s Creed Mirage – Review Roundup

Ubisoft is returning to the franchise’s roots with Assassin’s Creed Mirage, a smaller, more focused action-adventure pivot from recent big-scale RPGs like Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and Valhalla. The pivot seems to have worked quite well, with critics praising the game’s world design and stealth-focused gameplay; however, the lacklustre story and mission variety keep the game…

Best Games to Play in Oct 2023: Spider-Man 2, Alan Wake 2, Assassin’s Creed Mirage

Best Games to Play in Oct 2023: Spider-Man 2, Alan Wake 2, Assassin’s Creed Mirage

2023 is shaping up to be the best year for video games in a long while, and the month of October is one reason why. With some of the most anticipated games ahead, including Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, Assassin’s Creed Mirage, Alan Wake 2, Forza Motorsport, Super Mario Bros. Wonder, and more, we are in for…

Star Wars: KOTOR Remake Might Be in Trouble As Sony Tries to Hide Announcement

Star Wars: KOTOR Remake Might Be in Trouble As Sony Tries to Hide Announcement

Sony has seemingly removed all tweets and the announcement trailer for Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Remake. KOTOR remake was first announced during the September 2021 PlayStation Showcase as a PS5 console exclusive and a PC release. However, it seems the development of the game might be in trouble. The news was first uncovered…

Fortnite Creator Epic Games will lay off 16% Of Its Staff

Fortnite Creator Epic Games will lay off 16% Of Its Staff

Fortnite and Unreal Engine creator Epic Games will lay off 830 employees, or around 16% of its workforce. In addition to the massive round of layoffs, Epic will also divest some of its recent purchases, including music service platform Bandcamp, which it acquired in 2022, and a kid-safe technology company called SuperAwesome. Around 250 people…

Game Prices Are Too Cheap, Says Capcom President

Game Prices Are Too Cheap, Says Capcom President

Do you think games are undervalued and game prices are too cheap? Even though game prices have sharply risen in this console generation, Capcom’s President thinks they should be higher. Publishers like Activision, Electronic Arts, and Sony PlayStation have started pricing their games at $70 instead of the previous industry standard of $60. However, Capcom…

Ubisoft Confirms The Division 3 is in the Works

Ubisoft Confirms The Division 3 is in the Works

Ubisoft has announced The Division 3, the third instalment in the online multiplayer shooter franchise. Massive Entertainment will once again helm the game. The news was dropped as Ubisoft also announced that the Creative Director behind their upcoming Star Wars Outlaws, Julian Gerighty, has now become the executive producer for The Division franchise. Gerighty will…

The Elder Scrolls 6 Will Skip the PlayStation Consoles

The Elder Scrolls 6 Will Skip the PlayStation Consoles

While Microsoft is open to sharing Call of Duty with other platforms after the Activision Blizzard buyout – with Xbox CEO Phil Spencer promising the franchise even for the Nintendo Switch – the company aims to keep Bethesda games under lock and key. According to new documents from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) versus Microsoft…