Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

News

Collapse
 

Valve Cracks Down on Using VPNs to Buy Games Cheaper

This should hopefully lead to more fair regional pricing.

For several years now, users were able to make use of a loophole that allowed them to buy games for cheaper if purchased from certain regions. Users were able to trick Steam into thinking they lived in one region where a price of a game was more favorable to them due to exchange rates. This had the unfortunate side-effect of developers and publishers having to increase prices in these regions to put a stop to those using VPNs...
 

Halo Infinite 4K Gameplay and New Screenshots

Halo Infinite running at 4K 60FPS on the Xbox Series X.

Microsoft and 343 Industries showed off quite a bit of Halo Infinite today as part of the Xbox Games Showcase. The show opener included a lengthy gameplay segment, which you can now see below.

Halo Infinite is in development for the Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC. You can actually add it to your Steam Wishlist right now. Halo Infinite is expected to be released this Holiday season. ...
 

Mafia: Definitive Edition 4K Gameplay Reveal

First look at gameplay.


The first look at the gameplay for Mafia: Definitive Edition was just revealed. Not only do we get a look at the gameplay for the first time, but it's presented in 4K resolution for those with monitors or televisions that support that resolution.

Mafia: Definitive Edition will be released on September 25, 2020. This follows a short delay that hit the game once already that pushed the game from an August release. ...
 

Metacritic Finally Does Away with Day One User Scores

Perhaps done in an effort to suppress user score review bombing.

According to a new report by Paul Tassi, via Forbes, Metacritic seems to be doing away with allowing users to submit scores on games until at least a day after release. Tassi notes that user scores for the just released Ghost of Tsushima only has critical scores posted for the game. The user scores are currently showing a message that user reviews will be permitted starting July 18 at 12PM (PT).

The message...
 

Donkey Kong Country is Finally Coming to Nintendo Switch Online

It's about time.

Those of you who wanted a little bit of the big DK in their lives may finally get their wish. Nintendo just announced that they will be adding Donkey Kong Country to Nintendo Switch Online starting on July 15, 2020. This SNES classic will be joined by two other titles: Natsume Championship Wrestling from the SNES and The Immortal from the NES.

Nintendo of America's tweet, seen below, does not indicate the pricing for any of these titles. ...
  •  
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Final Fantasy XIV 5.3 Trailer and Update Information

    Final Fantasy XIV 5.3 Trailer and Update Information

    A Realm Reborn quests are about to get an overhaul.

    Square Enix delivered some fresh news on the upcoming patch 5.3 for Final Fantasy XIV, their popular MMORPG. First off, the company revealed that their game has surpassed 20 million registered users. Secondly, they detailed some of the details for patch 5.3 that is coming on August 11 for Final Fantasy XIV.

    Patch 5.3 offers up the finale of the Shadowbringers story. Shadowbringers being the latest expansion for Final...
    See more | Go to post

  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon Confirmed for the PlayStation 5

    Yakuza: Like a Dragon Confirmed for the PlayStation 5

    Confirmation comes after months of speculation.

    Today, Sega made some big reveals for Yakuza: Like a Dragon, the next main entry in the Yakuza franchise. While we knew for a while now that Yakuza: Like a Dragon was coming to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and the Xbox Series X, we did not hear anything about a PlayStation 5 version. People began to speculate that maybe it was exclusive to the Xbox Series X for the next-generation.

    Today, Sega says that no it's not exclusive,...
    See more | Go to post

  • Star Wars: The Old Republic Now Available on Steam

    Star Wars: The Old Republic Now Available on Steam

    Get your galactic MMO on.

    EA has brought over another one of their titles to Steam today. The game that was brought over was none other than Star Wars: The Old Republic, the free-to-play MMORPG set in the Star Wars universe.

    Today's release is still very much a free-to-play release that is available as a standalone offering outside of Steam. There are optional subscription offerings that will get you additional content bonuses, but they are not a requirement to play the...
    See more | Go to post

  • As it's Pulled from Steam, Rocket League Goes Free-to-Play

    As it's Pulled from Steam, Rocket League Goes Free-to-Play

    Will go F2P to coincide with Epic Games Store launch.

    Later this Summer, Rocket League will launch on the Epic Games Store. At that time, two things are going to happen. First off, Rocket League will be pulled from Steam. The Steam version will still get updates and fixes alongside other versions of the game, but it will no longer be sold or "available" for new acquisitions through Steam. If you own the Steam version now, it will still be available for download.
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Risk of Rain 2 Leaving Early Access in August

    Risk of Rain 2 Leaving Early Access in August

    Will come with a new boss and survivor.

    Risk of Rain 2 has spent a fair amount of time in Steam Early Access. Throughout most of its time in Early Access, you would be hard pressed to see much, if anything, that screamed "Early Access" release. It was already full of fun and exciting content that has just grown in size since its earliest days.

    Risk of Rain 2 is about to take the next major step in its development. On August 11, it will leave Early Access and...
    See more | Go to post

  • GOG Galaxy 2.0 Adds Official Support for Epic Games Store

    GOG Galaxy 2.0 Adds Official Support for Epic Games Store

    It is not clear what this really means.

    GOG announces that their GOG GALAXY 2.0 client now includes "official" support for Epic Games Store integration. It is not very clear what this means though since their cross-store client already supported games from the Epic Games Store.

    Maybe their official announcement for today's update will shed a bit more light on what is going on....
    See more | Go to post

  • Sea of Thieves Surpasses 1 Million Sold on Steam

    Sea of Thieves Surpasses 1 Million Sold on Steam

    All platforms have surpassed 15 million players.

    Sea of Thieves has managed to sell a whopping 1 million units just on Steam since it was released there on June 3, 2020.

    To date, Sea of Thieves has now surpassed over 15 million players across all platforms since its release back in March 2018. This includes Xbox One, the Windows 10 Store version, the Steam version, and those who played the game through Xbox Game Pass and Game Pass Ultimate. Even still, this 15 million...
    See more | Go to post

  • Gorillaz Play Tribute to Pac-Man with New Song and Music Video

    Gorillaz Play Tribute to Pac-Man with New Song and Music Video

    A new song and video pays homage to the iconic yellow pie chart.

    The virtual band, Gorillaz, have released a new track and music video that pays homage to the iconic yellow character of Pac-Man. The track is simply entitled "Pac-Man" and is "an audio-visual delight bursting with nostalgic sounds and sights."

    The song features Grammy-nominated rapper ScHoolboy Q. The video also contains retro-style visuals that draw inspiration from the classic Pac-Man...
    See more | Go to post

  • Watchdog Man and Garou Added to One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows

    Watchdog Man and Garou Added to One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows

    Added today as DLC.

    Watchdog Man and GAROU were both released for One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows today. Watchdog Man is an "S-Class hero and the defender of Q-City." GAROU, is the fourth Character Pack that was also released today for fans and for Hero Hunters to use in battle.

    Both DLC packs includes new customization items, special moves, and missions. The packs can be purchased as part of the Character Pass or separately.

    One Punch Man: A...
    See more | Go to post

  • Mei Hatsume Coming to My Hero One's Justice 2

    Mei Hatsume Coming to My Hero One's Justice 2

    She arrives this Summer.

    Bandai Namco announces that Mei Hatsume will be the next paid DLC character coming to My Hero One's Justice 2. She will be added this Summer.

    Players will be able to purchase Mei Hatsume separately or they can buy the Season Pass for $19.99 (USD). The Season Pass includes Mei Hatsume, Hawks, and three other not yet announced DLC characters. There will also be a cheerleader outfit released for Mei Hatsume because of course there will be. Look for...
    See more | Go to post

  • Metacritic Finally Does Away with Day One User Scores

    Metacritic Finally Does Away with Day One User Scores

    Perhaps done in an effort to suppress user score review bombing.

    According to a new report by Paul Tassi, via Forbes, Metacritic seems to be doing away with allowing users to submit scores on games until at least a day after release. Tassi notes that user scores for the just released Ghost of Tsushima only has critical scores posted for the game. The user scores are currently showing a message that user reviews will be permitted starting July 18 at 12PM (PT).

    The message...
    See more | Go to post
There are no articles in this category.
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts
Please log in to your account to view your subscribed posts.

Follow Us On

Collapse

TGN on Twitter TGN on Facebook
widgetinstance 282 (Latest Blogs) skipped due to lack of content & hide_module_if_empty option.
Working...
X