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Microsoft Acquires ZeniMax for $7.5 Billion

It's official.

Microsoft has confirmed that they are in the process of acquiring ZeniMax Media for a cool $7.5 billion (USD) in cash. ZeniMax is the parent company of studios like Bethesda, creator of The Elder Scrolls, as well as id Software, the developer behind DOOM.

This acquisition is reportedly the "biggest video game purchase ever" for Microsoft.

At present, Bethesda has two games that are slated to arrive in 2021. Those include Deathloop...
 

PlayStation 5 Starting at $400, Launches Starting November 12

$400 for digital-only, $500 for the full system.

The next-gen is now fully in gear. With Microsoft announcing the price and release date of their Xbox Series X, the only piece of the puzzle that remained was what Sony would do with the PlayStation 5. Today, the company announced that the Digital Edition will retail for $399.99 (USD) while the "regular" version with a disc drive will retail for $499.99.

Both consoles are expected to launch in select countries...
 

EA Kills Off Origin

Origin to be replaced by more generic naming convention.

First, EA ditched their EA Access and Origin Access branding in favor of EA Play. This happened almost exactly one month ago in August 2020. Now, EA is ready to ditch their Origin desktop client with something a little more generic.

EA is changing the name of their Origin client to "EA Desktop." EA is calling their new app a "next-generation PC gaming platform."

This renaming will...
 

Xbox Series X Officially Launches on November 10 for $499

Next-gen begins on November 10.

Microsoft has kicked down the doors of the next-gen waiting room and come out swinging. Yesterday, they revealed that the Xbox Series S would be released on November 10 for a price of just $299 (USD). Today, Microsoft reveals that the more powerful Xbox Series X will also launch on November 10 for a very affordable $499 (USD).

Pre-orders for both consoles will begin on September 22.

In addition to this, Microsoft announces that...
 

Review: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2

Feeling younger in my mind.

When you think of the heyday of Tony Hawk titles, you probably think back to the games prior to weird skateboard controllers and the abysmal Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5. You think back to a time in your childhood when you would turn on your old CRT television, power on the PlayStation, and digitally pull off some sick tricks while Goldfinger's Superman blasted in the background. The first couple of Tony Hawk games hold a special place in a lot of our hearts...
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  • Dark Souls Remastered Rumor Surfaces Following Release Date Photo Leak

    Dark Souls Remastered Rumor Surfaces Following Release Date Photo Leak

    According to a tweet made by @bdsassy on Twitter, not only is Dark Souls Remastered a potential game but it's also looking like it might be a PlayStation 4 exclusive.

    In what looks like a photograph of a pre-order slip, the game lists "Dark Souls Remastered" for the PlayStation 4. The date indicates May 24, 2018, which may be the release date (at least in Japan).
    Real? Fake? Why not the Xbox? Will the PC see any of the potential improvements too? WHERE ...
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  • CS:GO Update for January 10: Panorama UI for CS:GO is... Still Not Here

    CS:GO Update for January 10: Panorama UI for CS:GO is... Still Not Here

    The moment you're all waiting for is finally here. The moment where you are again disappointed at the lack of the Panorama UI for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Oh well, you should be used to this kind of disappointment by now. At least now you know how your parents feel.

    However, today's update instead ends the Holiday Cheer event, and provides a couple of minor changes.

    Changelog for CS:GO for January 10, 2018
    MISC
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  • Total War: Three Kingdoms Announced, Coming Fall 2018

    Total War: Three Kingdoms Announced, Coming Fall 2018

    SEGA Europe announced today Total War: Three Kingdoms will be coming Fall 2018. As always, this is a PC only release, but you probably expected this by now.
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  • Darkest Dungeon Out on Switch January 18

    Darkest Dungeon Out on Switch January 18

    Darkest Dungeon is slated to be released on the Nintendo Switch on January 18. This release of the dark and difficult dungeon crawler will also be released alongside the game's two DLC. The game itself will run you $24.99 (USD) while The Crimson Court DLC will go for another $9.99 and The Shieldbreaker is $3.99.
    Darkest Dungeon is a challenging gothic RPG about the stresses of dungeon crawling. You will lead a band of heroes on a perilous side-scrolling descent, dealing with a prodigious
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  • New Dragon Ball FighterZ Hit Video Available

    New Dragon Ball FighterZ Hit Video Available

    Apparently, Dragon Ball includes a character named Hit. Imagine my confusion when the headline for the press release reads "New Dragon Ball FighterZ Hit Video Now Available." The game is a hit? It's not even out yet. Yeah, that wasn't super confusing or anything.

    This game. I swear.

    Here's a new trailer for the character of Hit from Dragon Ball FighterZ.

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  • Call of Duty: WWII: Resistance Trailer Shows Off New Nazi Zombies DLC

    Call of Duty: WWII: Resistance Trailer Shows Off New Nazi Zombies DLC

    A new trailer, entitled The Darkest Shore, came out today for Call of Duty: WWII. The trailer is for the upcoming Resistance DLC for the Nazi Zombies mode in the game. Call of Duty: WWII: Resistance is slated to be released on the PlayStation 4 on January 30. Other platforms will probably get it the DLC in early March. You know how these timed exclusives work by now.
    The Resistance DLC for Call of Duty: WWII brings three new multiplayer maps to Call of Duty: WWII, along with a new
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  • de Blob 2 Coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on February 27

    de Blob 2 Coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on February 27

    Man, it seems like only yesterday we were talking about de Blob coming out on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Amazingly, the game already has a sequel coming out and it arrives on February 27! Ah, memories. But that was yesterday, today is tomorrow, and tomorrow is today so that means it's time for news about de Blob 2's upcoming release!
    About de Blob 2 Comrade Black is back and so is his war on Color. There will be no stopping him or his brainwashing new cult from taking over
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  • Tamar to Lead Georgia in Civilization VI: Rise and Fall

    Tamar to Lead Georgia in Civilization VI: Rise and Fall

    Tamar was revealed as the leader of Georgia today for the upcoming Rise and Fall expansion for Sid Meier's Civilization VI. The official Civilization blog has some of the major details on Tamar's life along with some insight on her unique content.
    Born around 1160 (dates of her birth vary) to King George III and Queen Burdukhan, Tamar would be in for an early fight to keep her crown. The nobles of the court preferred her cousin, Prince Demna, to be next in line of succession and by
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  • Last Encounter Blends Roguelikes with Twin-Stick Shooters Later this Year

    Last Encounter Blends Roguelikes with Twin-Stick Shooters Later this Year

    Last Encounter aims to blend a roguelike experience with twin-stick shooter gameplay later this year. Specifically, we're looking at a Q2 2018 release window on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam.

    Those looking to try out Last Encounter for the first time, will be able to do so at the PAX South event. PAX South is apparently just three days away, so that's like really, really soon. Those at PAX South this week can check it out in booth 10657. ...
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  • 'Tis The Season To Be a Gamer - A Brief Guide To Some of the Most Popular In-Game Christmas Content

    Christmas is undoubtedly a time for family - well, unless you're a gamer that is. Whether you're a proud owner of a PS4 or Xbox One or simply enjoy online gaming on your PC, there's a pretty decent chance that you'll wake up on Christmas morning to the game you've been waiting on for months. As luck would have it, holiday seasons and specifically Christmas, in particular, are the best times to get playing the latest games due to the fact that developers often like to get in on the fun.

    Since the invention of internal in-game clocks, developers have been hiding fun little Easter eggs within their games, introducing festive DLC and releasing Christmas themed games to aid you in your celebrations. So, put down your eggnog and feast upon this list of some of the best in-game Christmas events, both past and present, which are bound to get you in the mood for a bearded stranger breaking into your home and leaving random gifts under your tree....
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  • Sci-fi Mystery Game The Station Announced for PS4, XB1, and PC

    Sci-fi Mystery Game The Station Announced for PS4, XB1, and PC

    On February 20, the sci-fi mystery game, The Station, will be released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows, Mac, and Linux. The game was announced today and is coming to you courtesy of a "team of AAA veterans."

    The development team includes Dave Fracchia, a former Studio Head at Radical Entertainment, plus Les Nelkin who worked on Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning as a designer, and Duncan Watt who composed music for games like BioShock Infinite and League of Legends. ...
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