Day: October 21, 2019

Rainbow Six Siege devs are “following a few leads” on potential Blackbeard nerfs
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Rainbow Six Siege devs are “following a few leads” on potential Blackbeard nerfs

Rainbow Six Siege will soon get its Y4S3.3 update, and while Ubisoft has already detailed several of the big changes coming in that patch – like the Warden update – there are some more substantial updates on the horizon. Final changes are still up in the air, but it looks like the developers are interested in nerfing Blackbeard and bringing buffs to Nokk and Kaid. read more

Analogue Announces The Analogue Pocket
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Analogue Announces The Analogue Pocket

When it comes to retro video games, you typically find purists sticking with the original hardware. That’s for a few different reasons and while clone devices are plentiful in the market, if you want something that performs solid then you may opt for a console created by Analogue. This is a company that goes all out on the various hardware and features. In the past, we’ve seen consoles like the Super NT and Mega SG release into the market which offers an assortment of features for the likes of the Sega Genesis or Super Nintendo Entertainment System. read more

Researchers say there’s no need to classify “gaming as a clinical disorder in its own right”
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Researchers say there’s no need to classify “gaming as a clinical disorder in its own right”

Earlier this year, the World Health Organisation voted to recognise ‘gaming disorder’ as a disease under the International Classification of Disease. The group’s discussions about taking that step had already proven controversial, and another recent bit of research suggests that the WHO’s official recognition of gaming disorder as a disease was a bit premature. read more

Steam Remote Play Together Now In Beta
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Steam Remote Play Together Now In Beta

Valve has no shortage of features being pumped into their Steam digital service. Today the beta has kicked off which would allow players to enjoy couch local gameplay virtually online. If there was ever a game that you couldn’t connect online to play with a friend then this would offer a nice little solution. In a press release that was sent over earlier today, we got word of the beta feature known as Steam Remote Play Together and you can enjoy it right now. read more

Days Gone Developers Have Started Pre-production For Next Game
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Days Gone Developers Have Started Pre-production For Next Game

After finally launching Days Gone into the market, Bend Studio is now preparing for the release of their next video game title. This will seemingly be a PlayStation 5 exclusive at this point as the developers are only in pre-production. With that said, it’s far too early for the developers to alert fans of what they are working on so it very well could be a brand new IP. Regardless, this bit of news comes out from a discovery on a Linkedin account. read more

Fortnite Players Are Now Hooking The Mythic Goldfish
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Fortnite Players Are Now Hooking The Mythic Goldfish

When it comes to Fortnite we recently were hit with a brand new chapter. Chapter 2 started after a small wait where the first map was sucked into a black hole. Now that fans are back playing the game and enjoying the map, we’re starting to see players hooking a rare item. If you haven’t already heard through data mining, Chapter 2 brings in a new weapon called the Mythic Goldfish, but it’s extremely hard to find. read more

Fatal Frame Producer Would Like To Bring The IP To Nintendo Switch
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Fatal Frame Producer Would Like To Bring The IP To Nintendo Switch

When it comes to survival horror titles, we haven’t seen too many mainstream game franchises picked up and released for current-generation platforms. Outside of Capcom’s Resident Evil series, we’re left with missing out on some of the other iconic franchises. For instance, we’ve been hearing rumors online and murmurings that perhaps a new Silent Hill title would be in the works. Unfortunately, that game turned out to be another slot machine. Now we may get another survival horror franchise return and that’s with Fatal Frame. read more

The first Rainbow Six Siege Year 5 operator might be Greek sniper Kure Galanos
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The first Rainbow Six Siege Year 5 operator might be Greek sniper Kure Galanos

We’re closing in on the end of the current year of Rainbow Six Siege, and you know what that means: it’s time to start picking apart the clues for Year 5. There’s a new one in the game’s recent mini battle pass, and it ties together a whole heap of clues going back multiple years in previous Siege updates. The short version: it’s a decent bet that the first Year 5 operator will be the Greek sniper, Kure Galanos. read more

Hitman 2 Halloween Event Begins Tomorrow
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Hitman 2 Halloween Event Begins Tomorrow

It’s the Halloween season and with it comes a slew of horror movies and video games. However, you’ll spot some non-horror genre video games also celebrating the season with in-game items. One of the video game titles that will be featuring an event for Halloween is Hitman 2. The event was confirmed to be in the works a good while ago but now details have been released letting you know just what players will encounter starting tomorrow. read more