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Bethesda Previews DOOM: The Dark Ages, Indiana Jones, and Starfield: Shattered Space

Punch demons, punch Nazis, punch space, punch ghouls, punch Khajiit.

Bethesda showed off a bunch during the Xbox Game Showcase today, including a reveal for Doom: The Dark Ages. The studio also shared a new look at Indiana Jones and the Great Circle, Starfield's Shattered Space expansion, and more for Fallout 76 and The Elder Scrolls Online.

DOOM: The Dark Ages
id Software shared the first look at the next entry in the DOOM franchise. DOOM: The Dark Ages is a new...
 

Review: 5-hour Energy Gamer Shot

You ever write a three-page review for an energy supplement?

In early May 2024, 5-hour ENERGY (hereto after shown as 5-hour Energy) released a new Gamer Shot line of energy drink supplements. We got some news about it because this is a video game website that posts video game related news. That is how these things work. These 5-hour Energy Gamer Shots are available in three flavors: Pineapple Charge, Rocket Raspberry, and Apple Bash. Unless things have suddenly changed in the fe...
 

Band Together in Terror: The Outlast Trials Review

The Outlast Trials proves that survival horror can be more fun with friends.

The Outlast Trials is a four-player PvE game taking place in the Cold War era. The game's opening moments and lore paint a gruesome and wicked scene that will be familiar to series veterans but disquieting to those new to the Outlast universe. Players work their way through a series of experiments, each of which plays out on various large maps like a police station, a courthouse, a carnival, and more. The g...
 

Microsoft Shutdown Arkane Austin, Tango Gameworks, Alpha Dog Games, and Roundhouse Games

The company valued at over $3 trillion just closed several game studios.

Arkane Austin, the studio behind Redfall and 2017's Prey, has been shutdown by Microsoft. Tango Gameworks, the studio behind The Evil Within series and the multiple award-winning Hi-Fi Rush, has been shutdown by Microsoft. Alpha Dog Games, the studio behind the mobile game Mighty Doom, has been shutdown by Microsoft. Roundhouse Studios will not be shutdown but will instead be absorbed by The Elder Scrolls Online...
 

TikTok Ban Signed Into Law by President Biden

Owner ByteDance has 270 days to sell off TikTok.

On April 24, President Joe Biden signed a foreign aid package that also included a bill that could ban TikTok in the United States. This ban can only be averted if the China-based company that owns TikTok, ByteDance, sells off the popular social media app before the 270 day time limit is up.

This gives ByteDance until January 19, 2025 to sell TikTok. An additional 90 day extension could be offered by President Biden if...
 

Ubisoft Pulls Licenses for The Crew, Makes the Game Completely Inaccessible to Buyers

From the same company trying to sell you a $130 version of Star Wars Outlaws.

From announcing a $130 edition of Star Wars Outlaws to pulling game licenses from those that bought The Crew, Ubisoft sure is on a roll this week.

The Crew was Ubisoft's open-world racing game that was pulled from sale back in December 2023. As of March 31, 2024, Ubisoft shut down the online servers for The Crew. This effectively made the game unplayable across all platforms, including: PC,...
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  • Mecha Break Announced

    Mecha Break Announced

    Giant battle mechs are so back.

    Amazing Seasun Games announced their multiplayer mech shooter Mecha Break at Summer Game Fest this past weekend. This shooter features mech designs from artists such as Takayuki Yanase and Junya Ishigaki. Together, these two have worked on designs for Metal Gear, Gundam, Armored Core, Death Stranding, Xenogears, Gundam, and Macross.

    Mecha Break is currently looking at a 2025 release for PC and Xbox Series X. Ahead of launch there will...
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  • Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred Expansion Arrives October 8

    Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred Expansion Arrives October 8

    Find out the fate of Neyrelle as you explore new lands.

    The first full expansion for Diablo 4 was revealed over the weekend. Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred will task players with searching for Neyrelle in the new region of Nahantu. Neyrelle is having a bit of a bad go of things after she chose to imprison the Prime Evil Mephisto and went off in search of a way to destroy him.

    Vessel of Hatred will also add the new Spiritborn class. This is an entirely new class to Diablo...
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  • Fallen Aces: Episode 1 Releases June 14

    Fallen Aces: Episode 1 Releases June 14

    There will be three episodes in total.

    The first Episode for Fallen Aces will be out before you know it on Friday, June 14. This first Episode includes five levels "with lots of replayability, a ton of weapons and ways to play em and fully hand drawn and voice acted comic book style cutscenes." In total, there will be three Episodes for Fallen Aces released, but release dates on those next two Episodes were not yet shared.

    In the wait for the next two Episodes,...
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  • Conscript Launches July 23

    Conscript Launches July 23

    Because the first World War wasn't scary enough.

    Conscript, the survival horror game set in the first World War, will release on July 23 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC. A demo for Conscript is available right now as part of the Steam Next Fest.

    In Conscript, you play as a French soldier navigating the trenches of Verdun in a search for your missing brother. The game offers multiple difficulty settings, multiple endings,...
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  • Tales of Kenzera: ZAU Free Demo and Discount Coming Soon

    Tales of Kenzera: ZAU Free Demo and Discount Coming Soon

    Demo now, discount soon.

    A free demo for Tales of Kenzera: ZAU is now available via Steam. This demo includes the quality-of-life and bug fixes that have been added to the game since launch. A free trial for the game will hit PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S on June 13th.

    Tales of Kenzer: ZAU is an action-adventure platformer from Surgent Studios and EA Originals. Surgent Studios founder is the BAFTA-nominated actor, Abubakar Salim. You may recognize him as the voice...
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  • FragPunk Announced, Closed Alpha this Month

    FragPunk Announced, Closed Alpha this Month

    Alter the world in this competitive action game.

    FragPunk is an upcoming 5v5 hero shooter with a bit of a twist. Players will be able to modify and alter the game world around them using a card system. FragPunk will be a free-to-play title and is aiming for a 2025 release on Xbox Series X|S and PC.

    Before 2025, FragPunk will host a closed alpha test through Steam. This test will run from June 27 through July 1. You can either register through the FragPunk website or...
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  • Madden NFL 25 Cover Athlete is Christian McCaffrey of the 49ers

    Madden NFL 25 Cover Athlete is Christian McCaffrey of the 49ers

    EA Sports showing the 49ers a little Madden love.

    EA Sports Madden NFL 25 will feature San Francisco 49ers player Christian McCaffrey as the cover athlete. Though I wish he was still in a Carolina Panther uniform, it's nice to see the NFL Offensive Player of the Year gracing the cover of a Madden game.

    McCaffrey will be featured on the cover of the game when Madden NFL 25 releases on August 16 for PlayStation4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via the...
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  • NewsBits: Steam Next Fest June 2024 Edition

    NewsBits: Steam Next Fest June 2024 Edition

    Demos and more demos.

    If you still need a gaming fix in spite of the onslaught of gaming shows that aired over the past several days, maybe you should check out the new Steam Next Fest. Steam Next Fest for June 2024 just kicked off, and once again offers a week of new game trailers, developers talks, and free demos.

    Actually, you know what? I'm going to mention every single game here that I received an email about today as having a demo available on this Next Fest. Between...
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  • New STALKER 2 Trailer from Summer Game Fest

    New STALKER 2 Trailer from Summer Game Fest

    A new look at the long-awaited sequel.

    GSC Game World shared a new look at S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chornobyl ahead of its release on September 5, 2024. ...
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  • Destiny 2's First Episode, Echoes, Launches June 11

    Destiny 2's First Episode, Echoes, Launches June 11

    Bungie released two new trailers today.

    Bungie shared not one, but two new trailers today for what lay ahead for Destiny 2. First and foremost, players will get to dive into the first ever Destiny 2 Episode on Tuesday, June 11. These Episodes will replace Destiny 2's Seasons and each will play out across three Acts.

    Echoes is the first Episode and will find Guardians chasing after "mysterious objects of immense power" that they call Echoes, which were "strewn...
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  • Resident Evil 7 and Resident Evil 2 Coming to Apple Devices

    Resident Evil 7 and Resident Evil 2 Coming to Apple Devices

    Will arrive on devices with the M1 chip or newer.

    Capcom announced that both Resident Evil 7 biohazard and Resident Evil 2 (the remake) are coming to Apple hardware starting on July 2nd. Resident Evil 7 will hit the App Store first on July 2, 2024 for the iPhone 15 Pro, iPhone 15 Pro Max, and all iPads and Mac devices with the M1 chip or newer.

    The remake of Resident Evil 2 does not yet have a release date. Capcom is currently developing this title for iPhone, iPad,...
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  • Phantom Line is a Tactical Paranormal Shooter that You Can Play Now

    Phantom Line is a Tactical Paranormal Shooter that You Can Play Now

    Join a paranormal SWAT team.

    Former members of the development teams behind Cyberpunk 2077 and BioShock just revealed their new game from their new studio, Antistatic Studios. Revealed during the PC Gaming Show, Phantom Line is a PvE cooperative tactical shooter that is set in a post-nuclear environment that has become overrun by paranormal activity.

    Players will work together to explore an open world inhabited by all sorts of anomalies and remnants of civilization....
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  • First Perfect Dark Reboot Gameplay Trailer

    First Perfect Dark Reboot Gameplay Trailer

    Joanna Dark is finally back.

    We got a first look at the gameplay in the Perfect Dark reboot coming to Xbox and PC from The Initiative and Crystal Dynamics. These studios, with the help of other partners, are collectively called Team Perfect Dark because, I assume, they are working together on this new Perfect Dark game.

    Perfect Dark is a first--person "secret agent thriller" that is set in a near-future world. Specifically, this trailer shows off the game's...
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  • Stormgate Early Access on August 13

    Stormgate Early Access on August 13

    A new RTS from former Blizzard RTS leads.

    Frost Giant Studios is a development company founded by former members of the StarCraft 2 and Warcraft 3 development teams at Blizzard Entertainment. Today, Frost Giant Studios announced that their new RTS, Stormgate, will enter Steam Early Access on August 13, 2024. Those that pre-purchase the Early Access bundle can begin playing on July 30th. You do not need to spend anything though, as the full game will be free-to-play.

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  • Dragon Age: The Veilguard Trailer Introduces Your New Companions

    Dragon Age: The Veilguard Trailer Introduces Your New Companions

    Meet your new travelling companions.

    BioWare and Electronic Arts premiered a new cinematic trailer for Dragon Age: The Veilguard during today's Xbox Game Showcase. The new trailer offers fans a look at the new cast of companions that will join players through their adventure, a look at the game's decidedly different art style compared to the previous titles, and a look at the slight change of tone compared to previous games.

    Dragon Age: The Veilguard is a new single-player...
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