Rock, Paper, Shotgun

  • Rocket League is now free-to-play with a new Rocket Pass
    Vrom vrom football’s gone free-to-play and that’s far from the only change in Rocket League today. The explosive car sports game has another season of its Rocket Pass, overhauled its Challenges system, and moved to the Epic Games Store.
    - 3 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 9:45pm -
  • Baldur's Gate 3 sure is going to have some risqué romance scenes
    After a long day of questing and slaying, it’s only right for an adventuring party to return to camp for a good wind down. In Baldur’s Gate 3, that’s where things get steamy, Larian Studios say. Camp is where the party can talk about the day’…
    - 5 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 7:38pm -
  • Untitled Goose Game now has co-op for double the goose mayhem
    What’s worse than one goose loose in the local garden? Two geese, especially if they’re of one mind on how to best torture the villagers. Stealth chaos game Untitled Goose Game has launched a free update that lets you and your best goose friend t…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 6:11pm -
  • The Game Awards 2020 is scheduled for December 10th
    Just as we say “what, already?” every year when the department store shelves turn over for autumn, it’s time to clear out any thoughts of Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest and start thinking ahead to Geoff Keighley’s The Game Awards. Feels…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 5:31pm -
  • Baldur's Gate 3 has delayed its early access launch by one week
    Larian have popped up just a week before Baldur’s Gate’s 3‘s planned early access launch to say that they’re pushing the launch back to October 6th. Don’t panic, everything is not on fire. It’s just a delay of one week. The cheeks have ev…
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 3:44pm -
  • Noita leaves early access this October
    Ah, October, the spook month. What better time for the witchy roguelike, Noita, to leave early access? On October 15th, Nolla Games’ spellcasting platformer in which every pixel is physically simulated will be released in full. It’s getting a big…
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 3:38pm -
  • Hades Keepsakes list: the best Keepsakes to level up and use
    Keepsakes are a major aspect of your metaprogression throughout Hades, the fast-paced roguelite from Supergiant Games. Bartered from the various Olympians and Underworld inhabitants you’ll meet throughout your journey, these Keepsakes offer powerfu…
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 3:37pm -
  • Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 review
    Asus TUF Gaming GeForce RTX 3080 OC review specs: CUDA Cores: 8704 Base / Boost Clock Speed: 1400MHz / 1785MHz (1815MHz OC) VRAM: 10GB GDDR6X Memory Speed: 19 Gbps Power: 320W Recommended System Power: 750W Slot size: 2.7 Dimensions: 300x127x51.7mm P…
    - 10 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 3:30pm -

Binary Joy

  • Toreba – a Real World Virtual Controlled Claw Grabber
    Online Game publisher CyberStep’s crane game service, Toreba, went live yesterday! Toreba is a browser based claw game – much like you see at the video games arcades. It allows […]Source
    - 12 Apr 13, 11:18am -
  • Nintendo Wii U Direct Presentation
    Yesterday Nintendo published a new presentation from president Satoru Iwata – all about the Wii U and some of the things we can expect in the next year or so. I think Nintendo were feeling the heat – the Wii U hasn’t performed as well as they w…
    - 24 Jan 13, 10:25am -
  • Microsoft Illumiroom
    Oh my – this looks amazing. I am really intrigued to see how Microsoft Illumiroom works in reality. For me this has more potential than Kinect (although I couldn’t tell you why). Most impressed. I just hope it’s used well and is more than a ver…
    - 15 Jan 13, 9:15pm -
  • Pokemon X and Y
    There’s a new version of Pokemon coming to the 3DS. It’s been a while since I’ve played Pokemon properly and this looks like a good progression in the series from where I last left off. I especially like that the battles now happen in 3D – th…
    - 11 Jan 13, 5:55pm -
  • Link’s Triumph (Legend of Zelda)
    A fan made animation about the Legend of Zelda. I really like these things – they are a nice way to reminisce about one of the best game series of all time. According to the about blog post about the animation the animator, Phil, says the story is…
    - 2 Jan 13, 4:51pm -
  • PlayStation Vita Review
    The PlayStation Vita is the latest handheld console to be produced by Sony. In today’s market the PlayStation Vita faces tough competition from Apple and Google devices. Smartphones are getting […]Source
    - 29 Dec 12, 12:13pm -
  • Nitrome Touchy Launches on iOS & Android
    Nitrome are a browser based game developer from London, England. They have made a name for themselves by creating distinctive pixel art styled browser based games with lots of quirky ideas. And they have recently released Touchy – an app for iOS an…
    - 21 Dec 12, 12:40am -
  • What Games Should I Get for my New Nintendo Console?
    There will be plenty of people getting a new Nintendo console for Christmas and wondering what to buy next. But whether you love puzzle games, platform adventure, action or sports […]Source
    - 20 Dec 12, 10:32am -

GameSpot News

Joystiq

  • 'Amnesia: The Dark Descent' and its sequel go open source
    A little after its tenth anniversary, Amnesia: The Dark Descent is now open-source, allowing modders and aspiring game developers to delve into the title's codebase to see how the horror masterpiece was created. You can download the source code for b…
    - 3 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 10:08pm -
  • Sling's 'Watch Party' group streaming feature works with live TV
    Sling TV just launched a “Sling Watch Party” feature in beta, meaning you can now connect with friends and family via video or text chat while you watch live TV together. The streaming service is the latest to offer a “watch party” feature --…
    - 3 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 9:34pm -
  • Twitter follows up voice tweets by testing voice DMs
    It turns out audio tweets were only the beginning of Twitter's newfound interest in letting users communicate with more than just the written word. On Wednesday, the company told The Verge it’s testing a new feature, starting in Brazil, that will…
    - 4 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 8:49pm -
  • Facebook will block ads claiming victory ahead of official results
    Contrary to previous reports, a Facebook rep has confirmed that the social media site will not, in fact, allow ads claiming victory for either the Trump or Biden campaigns to run on election night.In a September 3rd blog post, Facebook’s Mark Zucke…
    - 5 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 7:34pm -
  • TikTok bans ads for fasting apps and weight loss supplements
    TikTok is introducing a new policy that cracks down on ads that “promote a harmful or negative body image.” The app’s new rules ban companies from advertising fasting apps and weight loss supplements. Advertisers also have to adhere to new, tou…
    - 6 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 7:32pm -
  • Report highlights blindspots in Facebook's fight against voting misinformation
    A tool that Facebook says can help state officials monitor voting misinformation doesn’t give users a complete picture of Facebook activity, according to a report from the Tech Transparency Project (TTP). CrowdTangle, the tool in question, can’t…
    - 6 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 7:05pm -
  • California to ban sale of new gas-powered vehicles by 2035
    As California continues to battle ever more deadly and destructive wildfires up and down the state, California governor Gavin Newsom has issued a sweeping executive order that will effectively ban the sale of new gasoline and diesel-driven vehicles b…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 6:03pm -
  • Google Maps now shows you COVID-19 stats
    Google has already released a number of COVID-related features on its Maps app, including noting potential transit delays due to the outbreak, the relative busyness of local businesses and tagging the locations of nearby COVID testing sites. On Wedne…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 5:33pm -

Got Game

  • Review | Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning
    Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning was a steller RPG that came out in 2012, which unfortunately did not get the amount of recognition it deserved, but was successful enough to earn itself a cult following. Now in 2020, THQ Nordic surprised fans by announc…
    - 4 hours ago, 23 Sep 20, 9:22pm -
  • Gaming With Killatia Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning Review
    A reckoning is coming, a RE-RECKING that is! Silly name aside killatia takes a look at THQ Nordic’s Remaster of the 2012 rpg game Kingdoms of Amalur! Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/killatia2 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/killatia Fac…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 20, 12:11am -
  • PSA: Chip’s Challenge Is Currently Free On Steam
    Steam has a special treat (especially for 90s kids)….Chip’s Challenge is free right now! Originally released back in 1989, Chip’s Challenge tasks the player with completing 149 puzzle filled levels from a top-down perspective. Operating on a gr…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Sep 20, 9:27pm -
  • Impressions from the Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War Alpha
    Activision had prepared some sort of surprise for all Call of Duty fans out there. For most of last weekend, PS4 owners could test out the newest game in the series, Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War. The Alpha version of the game was only availab…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Sep 20, 7:15pm -
  • Review | NBA 2K21 (Current-Gen)
    While there are a lot of things the NBA 2K series does well, there’s one thing it’s seemingly mastered over the last decade. Consistency, for better or worse, is something 2K has excelled at when making their yearly additions for the series. NBA…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 20, 1:00pm -
  • Microsoft acquires Bethesda Softworks, creator of Skyrim, Fallout and Doom
    This just in, Microsoft has just announced its acquiring ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, in a deal worth $7.5B. This would give Microsoft the ownership of some of the best franchises out there including: Fallout, Doom, Dishon…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Sep 20, 3:31pm -
  • Review | BPM: Bullets Per Minute
    The roguelike genre has definitely evolved quite a bit over the last few years. With so many emerging, developers have to find ways to differentiate their game from the others. Awe Interactive’s answer to this comes in the form of BPM: Bullets Per…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Sep 20, 4:00pm -
  • Monster Hunter Rise and Monster Hunter Stories 2 Revealed
    Capcom recently announced two different Monster Hunter games coming to the Nintendo Switch during today’s Nintendo Direct. Namely Monster Hunter Rise and Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings Of Ruin. The former will release on March 26, 2021, and t…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Sep 20, 11:28pm -