Xbox cloud gaming allows Game Pass Ultimate subscribers to stream popular Xbox games to their Android devices and internet browsers , but that’s only the beginning. In a pre-E3 post on Xbox Wire , Microsoft revealed plans to create TV apps and dedicated streaming devices to
While this week only brings a relatively modest 26 games to the Switch eShop, it also brings Game Builder Garage , an app that can be used to make infinite games. Technically, this might be the biggest Nintendo Download yet. Oh wait nevermind, they counted Ninja Gaiden twice.
Hatsune Miku is a digital musician (also known as a vocaloid) who’s been belting out catchy, commercially successful tunes since 2007. The synthetic idol is monumentally popular in Japan and, as of this year, is a major part of Ireland’s exam for students graduating from
Just as the world keeps turning—at least, until the climate apocalypse claims us all—so too has the latest big video game announcement brought a new developer attempt at denying that their game might say something. Read more...
From a distance Lego Ideas set 21327, Typewriter, doesn’t look very Lego. With printed pieces for each of its 32 keys, a working typebar mechanism, and a new cloth Lego element replicating a typewriter ribbon, it looks every bit the vintage writing tool it’s meant to emulate.
It’s official: the next Battlefield game will be Battlefield 2042 . Battlefield 2042 is set in the near future on an Earth ravaged by ecological disaster, with the United States and Russia fighting over the planet’s rapidly diminishing resources via mercenaries. Today’s trailer
Grass is green, the sky is blue, and Bobby Kotick is still rich . Earlier this year, Activision halved the CEO’s pay and annual bonus target after he spent years pulling in tens of millions of dollars (even after laying off employees ), resulting in sustained pressure from
One of my only complaints about the original release of Final Fantasy VII Remake was the texture pop-in and weird, blurry texture of Cloud’s apartment door in the Sector 7 slums. I am pleased to report that these issues have been resolved in the PlayStation 5 version, though
I’m pretty tired of fantasy racism . At this point, portraying racism in video games through the proxies of elves forced into squalid ghettos , stateless space alien nomads , and disenfranchised robots feels a cop out . So I was surprised that I enjoyed Backbone so much, a noir
The rumors were true. The next Battlefield game, Battlefield 2042 , is set in the future, EA announced during a digital showcase today that started after a “countdown to a countdown.” A gameplay reveal is scheduled for June 13. The game releases October 22 for Xbox One, Xbox
Wholesome Games is a gaming community, focused around a Twitter account , that brings attention to gorgeous, sweet, friendly games, for no reason other than the sheer joy of it. So of course, after they recently announced a second, higher profile Wholesome Direct showcase for
Welcome to Good News Corner. As spotted by VG247 , a couple of Insomniac Games staff took to Twitter to report that Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart was created without any crunch. While it’s certainly terrible that this is an industry where such a thing merits remark, it remains
We don’t ask much of our kid-aimed cartoon-based video games, and most don’t give us much in return—just several hours of harmless, colorful fun to keep our children entertained while we adult. But Switch exclusive DC Super Hero Girls: Teen Power , with its combo-based battles,
I’m not sure if I’ve ever played a game pitched at “hardcore dungeon-crawler fans,” “home-builders and decorators,”, “explorers and completionists,” “farming fanatics, collectable hoarders,” and “people who just want to live the simple life of chopping trees as the sun goes
The Itch.io Indie bundle for Palestinian Aid , a collection of games, tools and other software put together to raise money for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency ( who are doing essential emergency work for the Palestinian people ), opened up last week with a goal of
When Lost Judgment , the latest entry in Sega’s Yakuza spin-off series, launches later this year, it will be available on the same day worldwide, a feat no game in the overall franchise has managed up to this point. But achieving a simultaneous global release comes with a cost.