Rock, Paper, Shotgun

  • Cyberpunk 2077 patch 1.1 is out now
    CD Projekt Red have released patch 1.1 for Cyberpunk 2077, the first of several updates and fixes that they have planned throughout 2021. Patch 1.1 is largely focused on stability, CDPR say, which they will continue to improve in the following plann…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 10:48pm -
  • Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood shows off wolf stealth
    World Of Darkness ’em up Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood is just around the corner, so the developers over at Cyanide Studio have begun releasing some videos to show off a closer look at how it plays. Today’s developer diary gets into you…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 10:30pm -
  • Genshin Impact reveals update 1.3 details and new playable character
    It feels like Genshin Impact‘s 1.2 update just came out last month (because it did) but Mihoyo are already dishing out details on the next update 1.3. The new update will ring in the yearly Lantern Rite festival, a new playable character, and multi…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 9:17pm -
  • Vicarious Visions is being merged into Blizzard Entertainment
    Vicarious Visions, the studio responsible for the recent Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 and earlier Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy, is being gobbled up by Blizzard Entertainment. The studio was already owned by Activision Blizzard but, according t…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 8:59pm -
  • Exploring dioramas is lovely in this spot-the-difference game
    I’m on holiday (‘holiday’) next week, and I’ll be unwinding in part by staring at and spinning the cute wee 3D dioramas of Tiny Lands. Released today, it’s a digital version of that classic activity sheet puzzle: spotting the differences be…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 8:55pm -
  • Tencent have bought a majority stake in Don't Starve developers Klei Entertainment
    Klei Entertainment, developers of indie hits Don’t Starve and Oxygen Not Included have announced today that they’ve agreed for Tencent, the media conglomerate that’s been doing quite a lot of buying, to purchase a majority stake in the company.…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 7:39pm -
  • BioWare share artwork from the cancelled Jade Empire 2
    A long, long time ago in video game years, before BioWare were known primarily as the Dragon Age and Mass Effect studio, they were working on a sequel to their action RPG Jade Empire. After multiple internal reboots from Jade Empire 2 to Jade Empire…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 6:11pm -
  • Asus ROG Gladius II Core review
    The Asus ROG Gladius II Core is probably one of the oddest gaming mice I’ve tested in a while. Its modest DPI range of just 200-6200 puts it firmly at the lower end of the gaming mouse spectrum, but its comparatively high price of £50 / $46 sugges…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 5:00pm -

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

  • Facebook inexplicably logs out iPhone users
    Facebook isn’t down, but it did start an odd trending topic on Twitter Friday night as confused iPhone owners tried to figure out why the social network logged them out. I haven’t found an explanation for why this happened, but it appears that ev…
    - 6 hours ago, 23 Jan 21, 6:17am -
  • Microsoft reverses Xbox Live price hike, will add free multiplayer for some games
    In one of the first positive Friday night news dumps I can remember, Microsoft has not only reversed course on its poorly-received plan to raise the price for Xbox Live, it’s adding a treat. Soon, for free-to-play games (like Fortnite or Apex Legen…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Jan 21, 5:16am -
  • SpaceX's first 'rideshare' mission will launch a record number of satellites
    The SpaceX Transporter-1 mission set to launch today will put 133 commercial and government spacecraft, as well as 10 more Starlink satellites, in orbit. SpaceX says that’s “the most spacecraft ever deployed on a single mission” — the previou…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Jan 21, 5:15am -
  • NBC is shutting down its sports cable channel as the bundle contracts
    According to reports by the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg, NBC Sports Group Chairman Pete Bevacqua told staffers in a memo that the NBC Sports Network cable channel is shutting down the end of this year. While it’s unclear what will happen to s…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 Jan 21, 3:55am -
  • Amazon will start streaming Robert Kirkman's 'Invincible' on March 26th
    Amazon has shared the first trailer for Invincible. The upcoming adult animated series sees The Walking Dead’s Robert Kirkman and Steven Yeun reunite for another project. This time around, Yeun stars as 17-year-old Mark Grayson, who struggles to co…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 11:00pm -
  • The first big 'Cyberpunk 2077' patch has arrived
    As promised, the first of two early-2021 patches for CD Projekt Red’s troubled Cyberpunk 2077 has arrived. This updates the game to version 1.1 on PC, consoles and Stadia, and according to the notes it lays the groundwork for future updates, while…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 10:36pm -
  • Blizzard is gobbling up Vicarious Visions
    Game publisher Activision is folding one of its oldest support studios into Blizzard. On Friday, the company told GamesIndustry.biz all 200 team members of Vicarious Visions are now employees of Blizzard. And moving forward, they’ll be “fully ded…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 8:48pm -
  • Democrats ask Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to rework their suggestion algorithms
    A group of more than 30 democratic lawmakers led by Representatives Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) and Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) are calling on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to make substantive changes to their recommendation algorithms. In three separate letters.…
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Jan 21, 7:41pm -

Got Game

  • Horizon Zero Dawn Lead Principle Designer and Concept Artist, Mike Nash, Has Passed Away
    Video games are an art form, and easily one of the most involved art forms in the world. So many different teams of artists work together to make a game, and without all these pieces, the game wouldn’t be nearly as successful. Concept artists are a…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Jan 21, 6:45am -
  • Hitman 3 is Now Available
    IO Interactive’s final game in the World Assassination Trilogy is finally here. Hitman 3 is now available for purchase on all current platforms. Take control of Agent 47 in one of his biggest adventures yet. You can head over to YouTube and check o…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Jan 21, 1:00pm -
  • Balan Wonderworld Demo Coming Next Week
    Today, Square Enix announced that a free demo will be released next week for the upcoming action-platformer Balan Wonderworld.  The demo will be available for all to play from January 28 and will allow players to experience two hours of the game bef…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jan 21, 11:24pm -
  • Are We Seeing the Rise of the Licensed Game?
    Back in the early days of gaming, licensed games were incredibly common. Games based on TV shows and movies were rampant, and we would often get games based on properties like E.T., Home Alone, and more that didn’t exactly translate well to the med…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Jan 21, 2:00pm -
  • Bring it Back | Ganbare Goemon (Mystical Ninja)
    It’s Sunday and that means it’s time for our second entry in our Bring it Back series. After starting out last week with our Final Fight feature, this time we focus on a somewhat more obscure franchise. At least, the obscurity depends on where yo…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Jan 21, 9:41pm -
  • Review | Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game Complete Edition
    It’s been roughly six years, but Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game is finally back. Released originally back in 2010, Ubisoft Montreal’s arcade style beat ’em up was considered an instant classic. Unfortunately, due to licensing issues, the…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Jan 21, 2:00pm -
  • Nintendo SOURCE BOOK 1998 – – Beta Content & Business Guide!
    The Nintendo Source Book 1998! We cover this business binder full of partnership information as well as placeholder, unused, and beta images of Zelda 64, Conker’s Bad Fur Day, F-Zero X, Pokémon, and more!The post Nintendo SOURCE BOOK 1998 – –…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Jan 21, 12:12pm -
  • Review | Cyberpunk 2077 (PC)
    Cyberpunk 2077, in a nutshell, is a very paradoxical game. For every brief enjoyment there is a glaring flaw. It feels nigh impossible to review, because in spite of the controversy swirling around it, and in spite of the current state of the game, t…
    - 8 days ago, 15 Jan 21, 2:00pm -