Nintendo has no plans to update the base Switch hardware in the foreseeable future, though the company does aim to increase the hybrid console’s number of peripherals in its second year on the market.
Funcom and Swedish-based games outfit Bearded Ladies have hit the post-human Earth ground running with Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden, a brand new tactical expedition. On the development team are former Hitman and Payday designers (Ulf Andersson), so as you’d expect, there’s a good blend of stealthy action.
With the reveal of today’s Media Create charts we’ve now learnt that Sony has sold almost a total of 6.5 million units since the release of the PS4 in Japan back in February 2014. The grand total now sits at 6,485,416 units, which means that 2,083,974 units were sold during the fourth year of the console’s lifetime.
Released back in 2015, H1Z1 was one of the first battle royale titles bringing the free-for-all experience to PC players via Valve’s marketplace, Steam. Unfortunately, 2017 came along and titles such as PUBG and Fortnite: Battle Royale completely overtook the genre, dominating the market leaving H1Z1 wondering what exactly happened.
The affinity for the past never seems to die. Since Microsoft announced the backward compatibility program for Xbox One during E3 2015, gamers have spent a massive 840 million hours on games from the previous generation. While we don’t know the exact number of Xbox One units that have been sold, we do have an idea. Coming from the insider and Niko Partner analyst Daniel “ZhygeEx” Ahmad, claims that around 35 million Xbox One. This equates to around 24hrs spent on 360 games per gamer.
Gran Turismo Sport, the racing title from Polyphony Digital has just received a new update. Sitting at 2.7gb the update is no short from major – introducing a wide variety of fixes, as well as introducing a host of new content. Players can now expect 12 new cars to slide into, as well as 3 new events for the GT league.
When Lionhead closed just over two years ago, everyone thought Fable 4 was off the table. The Fable creator was shut down in early 2016, and with it went Fable Legends, the free-to-play, multiplayer version of the classic open-world series. And of course, the dream of Fable 4 went too. Or so we thought.
A couple days ago, Nintendo announced the introduction of user reviews onto the digital marketplace place, the eShop. The new functionality was quite exciting for players, allowing you to rate a game, state what kind of a player you are, and even drop some text if you want to go a little bit more in-depth about the title.
March is shaping up to be a heck of a month for PlayStation Plus subscribers.