Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the latest game from the creators of the Dark Souls series and Bloodborne, is one of the best games of the year right now – and players seem to agree. Not only has the game sold well on PC, it’s tracking at around 125,000 concurrent users on Steam – which makes it the biggest launch of any game on Steam this year so far.
Day: March 24, 2019
Former Obsidian writer Chris Avellone has some harsh words to share with his former company over its choice to take an exclusivity deal with Epic, putting The Outer Worlds on their store – and keeping it off of Steam, at least for a year.
The reveal of Google Stadia last week was a potential sneak-peek of the future of gaming, where all our games are streamed, and we just have to worry about internet connections rather than better graphics cards. However, the main concern players have about any sort of game streaming service is input lag. Thank goodness there’s now a highly unscientific, slightly inaccurate, and moderately uninformative slow motion video to show us exactly what we need to be angry about.
British journalist Thomas Morris tells the tales in The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth. ARS T...
Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers, the third major expansion for Square Enix’s MMO, is due out this July. At a festival today in Tokyo, the publisher revealed a lot more information about the new content coming in Shadowbringers, including the announcement of the Dancer job class. However, this reveal has not received the welcome Square Enix may have expected, as fans are disappointed that Dancer appears to be a combat class.
Vampire The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2, the long-teased sequel to the beloved first-person RPG from 2004, was finally announced this week for PC and consoles – but observant fans raised their eyes at the note that the game would see a release on the Epic Games Store. However, publisher Paradox Interactive reassured those fans this weekend that Bloodlines 2 would not go exclusive to any platform.
Ubisoft killed one of my favorite franchises to save it, and I'm OK with that. ARS T...