- Scheduled Launch of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Pushed to 2024 Three months ago, Paradox Interactive surprisingly divulged that Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 would make a comeback and be exhibited again in September. This was exciting news, given the previous update on the project was a delay to 2022, and an unexplained swap in developer studio. Thankfully, the publisher made good on its promise and delivered more this time.
Paradox Interactive has presented more than just a new Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 trailer. They've revealed that The Chinese Room, renowned creators of Dear Esther, Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs, Everybody's Gone to the Rapture, and currently working on... Continue reading
- Journey Beyond "Lost Ark" - Top 5 Alternative Games to Explore "Lost Ark" has captured the hearts of many gamers, striking a perfect balance between compelling storylines, immersive worlds, and dynamic gameplay. However, a passionate gamer is always hunting for new landscapes and experiences. If the charm of "Lost Ark" has you hooked but you're looking for something new – rejoice! We have compiled a list of top five alternative games in a similar orbit. Get ready to lose yourself in vast worlds, engage in thrilling combats, craft unique characters, and uncover gripping stories.
1. Diablo III
Introduction to Diablo III
Topping the list is Blizzard's iconic game, "Diablo III". Ranked as one of... Continue reading
- Warhammer 40,000: Darktide Introduces Enhanced Challenges in Comprehensive Update Warhammer 40,000: Darktide is slated to roll out its class overhaul and Xbox Series version in October, and concurrently introduces tougher Nurgle hordes.
In our conversation with Mats Andersson, the lead combat designer, we queried if the additional customizability in character choice and associated higher character builds would equate to stronger in-game antagonists.
"The Tide series, Darktide included, truly excels when faced with a higher difficulty level," commented Andersson. "The office mantra is 'die horribly screaming together'. As we were designing the builds and talent tree, we've not only balanced but also increased enemy strength and health pools, and made alterations to... Continue reading
- Final Fantasy XVI Developer Expresses Desire for a Single Universal Gaming Console Naoki Yoshida, producer of Final Fantasy XVI, recently expressed his opinion that having a single console would be beneficial for the gaming industry. According to an IGN-translated interview, Yoshida wishes for there to be "only one console", which he believes would improve things for both consumers and game developers. Currently, there are three main consoles, excluding PCs. Having only one console, however, would eliminate issues such as exclusivity debates and console tribalism. Additionally, a single console would solve the technical problems faced during the development of new games for less powerful consoles like the Xbox Series S, by providing a... Continue reading
- Xbox to Amplify Investment in Tango Gameworks, Expresses Satisfaction The video game Hi-Fi Rush unexpectedly made a splash in the gaming world, receiving positive reviews and attracting an impressive number of players. Now, seven months after its release, it's clear that Hi-Fi Rush has been a major success for Xbox. It's been disclosed that the game has amassed over three million players since launching, a fact that has reportedly pleased Microsoft greatly.
These insights were shared by journalist Jeff Grubb on his podcast, where he stated that Microsoft is highly satisfied with Tango Gameworks' performance to date, predicting a bright future for the studio. Microsoft also reportedly plans to increase... Continue reading
- Top 5 Alternatives to "Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War" Exploring Diverse Battlefields While "Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War" has undeniably left an impact in the realm of first-person shooters, there's a broad universe of alternative titles that equally deserve a share of the limelight. Each of these games brings with it unique gameplay mechanics, diverse storylines, and exciting settings that keep the adrenaline rush going. Let's delve into five such powerhouse titles that provide a thrilling alternative to the iconic COD franchise.
1. Battlefield 4
Battlefield 4 continues to be a coveted title within EA's Battlefield series. Built with the power-packed Frostbite 3 engine, the game is known for its destructible... Continue reading
- Baldur's Gate 3 Readies for Debut with Final Technical Information The much-anticipated game Baldur’s Gate 3 is now only a breath away as it prepares to make its 1.0 debut on the computer platform. The wait has been long, with the previous edition of the game, Baldur's Gate 2, having made its debut back in 2001! Fans are bristling with anticipation, and developer Larian Studios didn’t disappoint, sharing crucial technical information with the community right before the launch.
The most notable technical information involves the AMD FSR 2. While expectations were high that the AMD FSR 2 would be available at launch, Larian Studios made it crystal clear that it won’t... Continue reading
- Google Removes AI Test Kitchen App from Mobile Stores to Focus on Web Google has decided to retire its AI Test Kitchen application from both the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store, intending to concentrate exclusively on its web platform. Introduced to the public last year, the AI Test Kitchen application served as an experimental platform where users could interact with various AI-powered projects. Renowned AI models, such as LaMDA 2, were some of the key players that powered these engaging and educational experiments.
The AI Test Kitchen was initially launched with a series of experiments to test artificial intelligence's capabilities and potential. Among these initial experiments was the task of breaking... Continue reading
- Spark Your Gaming Adventure: The Ultimate List of Top 10 Transformers Games Transformers, the franchise that has captured the imagination of millions for decades, is now making a powerful resurgence in the PC gaming world. The immersive storylines, thrilling action, and the iconic Autobots and Decepticons battling it out all translate into an epic gaming experience. Here’s our hand-picked list of the top 10 Transformer games that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
1. Transformers: Fall of Cybertron
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron tops our list as one of the finest Transformers games ever made. The game beautifully narrates the final epic battle between the Autobots and Decepticons on their home planet... Continue reading
- Elden Ring: An Enigmatic Possibility for Microsoft's Game Pass Offering In an unexpected turn of events, software giant Microsoft has fueled the speculation fire about the popular game title Elden Ring, potentially launching on its Xbox Game Pass. The speculation comes in the wake of a cryptic tweet that Microsoft's official Game-Pass-profile on Twitter posted recently, which hinted at the FromSoftware-developed game making its way to the Game Pass lineup soon.
Microsoft has been investing heavily in expanding its Game Pass library, adding high-quality games from diverse genres to cater to its broad user base. The potential inclusion of Elden Ring, a high-fantasy action RPG developed by FromSoftware and published by... Continue reading
- Valve Reschedules Future Counter-Strike 2 Majors Valve Corporation, the powerhouse behind the popular online multiplayer game Counter-Strike 2, has decided to change the schedule of future major tournaments significantly.
Valve has confirmed that the initial Counter-Strike 2 Major will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark, in March 2024. However, changes are expected in the scheduling of future Majors after this event. As pointed out by HLTV, Valve is adjusting Majors to occur in the middle and end of a competitive season. Specifically, in 2025, a Major is anticipated between June 9-22 and December 1-14, while in 2026, the Majors are slated for June 8-21 and November 30- December... Continue reading
- Roblox: A Unique Gaming Cult Stepping Into the Future Roblox coalesces the gaming world into a category of its own, emerging as a unique sphere uniquely distinct from other mainstream games. A cult game with a loyal fan base, Roblox has encapsulated a style that offers a surreal melange of creativity, adventure, and innovation, thus making it an undeniable force in the gaming industry.
The inception of Roblox dates back to 2004. It was initially named DynaBlocks during its inception phase, and by 2005, astonishingly morphed into Roblox. The brainchildren behind this arresting enterprise were Erik Cassel and David Baszucki. The duo launched the beta version in 2005 and officially... Continue reading