Category: game

Review: Crucible is Amazon’s poor attempt to get into gaming

Reviewed on PC Everyone’s favourite mega-corporation is back once again to continue its venture into making games, this time setting out with the task of reinventing the hero shooter genre. Enter Crucible: Amazon‘s PVPVE shake-up to the constantly regurgitated hero shooter formula. The expected Hero Shooting experience is split between three modes in Crucible’s inaugural […]

GTA 6 actor "unable to comment" on the games existence

GTA 6 actor “unable to comment” on the game’s existence

The next entry in Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto series, tentatively titled GTA 6, has been leaked through an actor’s resume.  Actor Jorge Cansejo was brought under scrutiny this weekend after Twitter account GTA VI News and Leaks — wonder what that account is all about — spotted the upcoming GTA 6 on the actor’s CV. […]

Google announces Stadia Makers program for indie devs

Google has officially announced its Stadia Makers program for the Google Stadia, a program which the company hopes will be the “first step into an expansion of self-publishing for experienced independent game developers.” Since the Stadia’s launch in November 2019, more than 30 games and 60 game updates have been launched on the service. Another […]

Project xCloud for PC screenshots leak

We reported earlier that Xbox Chief Phil Spencer was spotted testing Microsoft’s Project xCloud game streaming service for the PC. The client is currently only officially available for iOS and Android handsets. Now screenshots of the service for PC have leaked, via The Verge. Project xCloud will allow casual gamers to play high-end games on […]

[UPDATE] Xbox Live, Support, and Mixer are all back up

UPDATE 11:39PM GMT: Xbox Live, Xbox Support, and Mixer are all back up and running as normal again. Players should be able to game, look for help with Xbox products, and watch streamers as normal once more. Players should once again be able to sign in and access Xbox Live services normally! Thank you for […]

Phil Spencer spotted testing Project xCloud for PC

Phil Spencer spotted testing Project xCloud for PC

One of the biggest disappointments of Microsoft’s Project xCloud game streaming service was that it was exclusive to iOS and Android handsets. It appears this situation may soon come to an end, with a gamer spotting Xbox chief Phil Spencer using a PC client for the game streaming service. The Xbox Game Streaming Test App […]

Doom Eternal Stadia version is only 1080p; 1440p on enhanced consoles

Doom Eternal Stadia version is only 1080p; 1440p on enhanced consoles

The Doom Eternal Stadia port is not a true 4K experience, despite Google’s claims that the game would be.  Instead, the Doom Eternal Stadia version will be running at a native resolution of 1080p. While the game will still run at a performance target of 60 frames-per-second – which is the performance target for all versions —it’s […]

Safari Zone St. Louis postponed over coronavirus concerns

Niantic has made the decision to postpone the Pokémon GO Safari Zone St. Louis event over concerns regarding COVID-19, also known as novel coronavirus. The event was originally set to take place in Tower Grove Park, St. Louis, Missouri, and run from Friday the 27th until Sunday the 29th of March, 2020. A new date […]

Death Stranding Denuvo protection controversially announced

Death Stranding Denuvo protection controversially announced

Hideo Kojima’s upcoming PC port of PlayStation 4’s recent Norman Reedus adventure may see some new controversy as publisher 505 Games has announced Death Stranding Denuvo protection.  The controversial DRM protection has been under fire since its conception for allegedly increasing CPU load compared to DRM-free options. With other games, including Borderlands 3 and Devil […]

Dunegons release date announced; launches in Game Pass

Microsoft has just released a new trailer for Minecraft: Dungeons, showing off gameplay but mainly “environments“, what Mojang calls levels. Minecraft: Dungeons is a new game set in the Minecraft universe inspired by classic dungeon crawlers. “Brave the dungeons alone, or team up with friends! Up to four players can battle together through action-packed, treasure-stuffed, […]