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Feb
06
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Pioneering digital games festival returns to Steam April 24-27, aiming to attract 1.5M visitors

There are very few guarantees in life, but I'm sure of these two things -- pants are overrated, and any event I can attend without having to wear pants is a win-win.
Feb
06
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First Details for Upcoming FINAL FANTASY XIV Fan Festivals Also Announced

SQUARE ENIX® announced today that FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online Patch 5.2 will launch on February 18, as revealed in a new trailer shown off during the latest Letter from the Producer LIVE stream.
Feb
06
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Frozenbyte has released a new Starbase video.

This video will show how they filmed the Starbase - New Features Trailer, especially focusing on the scenes with a massive number of ships.
For more information on Starbase take a look also at Starbase on Steam (link below) and join the discussion with us at Starbase Discord.

Feb
06
After Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle was released in 2017, fans were desperate to find other ways to enjoy the beloved franchise. The reboot from Jake Kasdan encapsulated the magic of the 1995 classic, but had enough new ideas to entice fresh audiences.


Needless to say, the wild adventure flick inspired offerings in other media including the gaming industry. This led to a couple of good games for the mobile market, but the console title from Funsolve, Jumanji: The Video Game, was considered a failure. Now that Jumanji: The Next Level has hit screens and achieved a strong commercial response, could the developer have another go at making a more likable console option?

Jumanji: The Video Game was a Complete Flop

If you watched the above trailer and felt yourself wondering if you’d traveled back in time ten years, you’d be feeling the same as a lot of people. Despite using the Unreal Engine, Funsolve’s Jumanji game for...
Feb
05
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Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games have announced today a charity event in Black Desert Online to help fundraising efforts for the Australian bushfires and Turkey earthquake disaster. The event will run until February 19th with full details below.

Kakao Games and Pearl Abyss announced a new charity initiative to help the victims of the Australian bushfire and Turkey earthquake. Via an in-game event, players can help raise funds that will be donated to charities dedicated to providing aid for these disasters.
Feb
05
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"Poly" is world famous for their Gaming Headsets and their premium brand RIG™.

NACON, a major player in the design and distribution of video games and gaming accessories, announces the conclusion of an agreement with Plantronics Inc. (“Poly”) for the purchase of its headsets and of the premium brand RIG™. The completion of this asset acquisition transaction should take place before the end of March, 2020 after the lifting of usual prerequisites.
Feb
05
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Astragon will be showing the game for the first time during Pax East on the Nintendo Switch.

Fans of simulators will rejoice that a new installment of the Construction Simulator franchise will be making it to consoles this year.
Feb
05
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Award winning Cyberpunk Puzzle Adventure now available on consoles

Sergey Noskov's awarding winning cyberpunk puzzle adventure, 7th Sector, is now available on consoles courtesy of indie publisher Sometimes You.
Feb
05
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SQUARE ENIX® today announced that a new physical bundle of the beloved KINGDOM HEARTS series containing all chapters from KINGDOM HEARTS -The Story So Far- along with KINGDOM HEARTS III will be released in North America on March 17 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system.

KINGDOM HEARTS All-in-One Package will be available for $49.99, featuring multiple, award-winning games with hundreds of hours of content across 10 magical gameplay experiences, numerous Disney worlds and the entire Dark Seeker Saga. The massive compilation will also feature exclusive package artwork by KINGDOM HEARTS director Tetsuya Nomura, and includes the following games:
Feb
05
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The new Battle Pass in Season 2: Hunters features a FREE tier enhanced with more rewards. The price for all items in the shop has also been dropped.

Vigor is changing and this new update lays the foundation for major things to come. Veteran game development studio Bohemia Interactive is shifting into a new stage for its multiplayer shoot’n’loot game, ushering millions of Outlanders into Vigor’s second season: Hunters.
Feb
05
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On sale Feb 25th for the Nintendo Switch! Early buyers get Samurai Shodown! 2 for free!

SNK CORPORATION is pleased to announce that “SAMURAI SHODOWN”, SNK’s latest fighting game, has been chosen as a main tournament title at “Evolution Championship Series 2020” (EVO 2020) the world’s biggest fighting game tournament in Las Vegas, NV held during July 31st - Aug. 2nd 2020 (PST).
Feb
04
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For all the sci-fi and space strategy games out there, this new take on drones looks very promising.

astragon Entertainment and stillalive studios are gearing up to explore unknown regions of the galaxy in an exciting new game collaboration: In their upcoming sci-fi real-time strategy game Drone Swarm, players will assume the role of Captain Carter, who struggles to ensure the survival of the human race aboard his spaceship Argo by using an impressive swarm of 32,000 drones.
Feb
04
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Owlcat Games Shares First Look at Gameplay and More Information on Mythic Progression System, Platforms, and Release Date

Owlcat Games announces that the highly anticipated Kickstarter campaign for its classic isometric CRPG, Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous, has launched today.
Feb
04
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Multiplayer back-stab 'em up coming to the Switch on February 11th

Skymap Games is proud announce that they'll be bringing Rude Ghost's Thief Town to the Nintendo Switch next week.
Thief Town will be available on the Nintendo Switch on February 11th for $7.99 USD, and is still available now on Steam and PS4.
Feb
04
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Coming to PC & Nintendo Switch, discover life in an alien ocean as you assist a stranded xenobiologist on a journey of exploration

The human race has exhausted the earth of its resources and must travel forth to alien worlds to ensure its survival. Fellow Traveller and Jump Over the Age invite players to dip their toes into In Other Waters, a unique narrative adventure that puts players in the role of an AI assistant revealing the mysteries of the turquoise depths of an alien ocean, coming to PC, Mac and Nintendo Switch.
Feb
04
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Today marks the physical release of Doug Flutie’s Maximum Football 2019 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms!

Global video game publisher Maximum Games recently partnered with Canuck Play and Spear Interactive to physically publish the popular football video game franchise, Maximum Football. Doug Flutie’s Maximum Football 2019 was originally released digitally on September 27th 2019 but now fans can pick up a physical edition of the game at select North American retailers. The physical edition which is available for $19.99 USD contains all the recent content updates preloaded on the disc.