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Review: Crysis Remastered Is One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Maximum meh.

In 2007 the original Crysis was released for the PC. The big question on everyone's mind at the time, and even through to today, is "can your PC run Crysis?" Usually, the answer was "yes, but…" because even the beefiest of computer hardware had trouble maxing out the graphical options that Crysis brought to the table at the time.

Fast-forward to 2020 and the answer gets a bit more muddled. See, the original Crysis was very dependent on...
 

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...
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  • Harvest Moon: Seeds of Memories Announced for Wii U, Mobile, and PC

    Harvest Moon: Seeds of Memories Announced for Wii U, Mobile, and PC

    Harvest Moon: Seeds of Memories has been announced for the Wii U, mobile, and the PC this Winter.
    Natsume, a worldwide developer and publisher of family-oriented video games, today reveals the next title in the long-running Harvest Moon series, Harvest Moon: Seeds of Memories. This is the first Harvest Moon that will be on the Nintendo Wii U, as well as the first Harvest Moon ever on the PC. In addition, the title will also be the first mainline Harvest Moon title on both iOS and
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  • Free-to-Play Dirty Bomb Now in Open Beta on Steam

    Free-to-Play Dirty Bomb Now in Open Beta on Steam

    The Splash Damage (Brink, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars) developed Dirty Bomb free-to-play shooter is now available in an open beta on Steam.
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  • Fallout Website Counting Down to Something for Tomorrow

    Fallout Website Counting Down to Something for Tomorrow

    Bethesda has updated the Fallout website with a countdown that is pointing towards some sort of reveal for tomorrow. At the time of this posting, the timer is just under 18 hours remaining.


    Fallout 4? It's probably Fallout 4. Maybe.

    The page source also includes a bit of error text in case of error.
    Access Error PA system failure has occured. Shutdown of the Masterbrain has been authorized and all sensitive materials h
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  • Turbine Abruptly Announces Infinite Crisis is Shutting Down

    Turbine Abruptly Announces Infinite Crisis is Shutting Down

    Turbine announced, via the Infinite Crisis website, that their superhero themed MOBA will be shutting down on August 14.

    The game has been in beta since 2013 but it never really picked up enough steam or interest to continue the title.
    After much deliberation, we regret to announce the official shutdown of Infinite Crisis. We will end development efforts today and will close the service on August 14, 2015. Between now and August 14th, the game will remain available to play com
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  • Steam Now Offers Refunds for Any Reason, Coincides with New Client Update

    Steam Now Offers Refunds for Any Reason, Coincides with New Client Update

    Today, a new Steam client update was released alongside a new policy that will allow you to request a refund on a purchased game for any reason.
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  • GameStop Beats Hot Topic to Purchase ThinkGeek

    GameStop Beats Hot Topic to Purchase ThinkGeek

    GameStop now owns ThinkGeek. GameStop had to outbid Hot Topic in order to buy ThinkGeek. There is nothing in this news that won't make you go "what the f---" at least once.

    The parent company of ThinkGeek, the site that sells oddball "geeky" merchandise, was purchased by the retail "giant" GameStop to the tune of about $140 million. This includes $37 million in cash and "cash equivalents" as of March 31.
    "This acquisition creates value to all stakeholders involved,"
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  • XCOM 2 Announcement Trailer - Moment of Truth

    XCOM 2 Announcement Trailer - Moment of Truth

    Apparently, XCOM 2 was announced yesterday by 2K. In addition, an announcement trailer coincided with the big reveal. This is that trailer.
    In XCOM 2, the roles have been reversed, and XCOM is now the invading force. They are hampered by limited resources and must constantly evade the alien threat in their new mobile headquarters. Players must use a combination of firepower and stealth-like tactics to help XCOM recruit soldiers and build a resistance network, while attempting to expose
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  • Halo 3: ODST and Remnant Released for Halo: The Master Chief Collection

    Halo 3: ODST and Remnant Released for Halo: The Master Chief Collection

    At long last, 343 Industries has released Halo 3: ODST for all owners of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. If you ordered MCC early enough, then ODST is free for you to download! If you got it a bit later, then ODST will be available for purchase for just $4.99 (USD).

    In addition to this, the Remnant multiplayer map was released today for Halo 2: Anniversary.
    A secluded island, hidden along the coastal regions of De
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  • 12 Minutes of SOMA Gameplay Plus Release Date Reveal

    12 Minutes of SOMA Gameplay Plus Release Date Reveal

    Following yesterday's dual teaser trailers and ARG, a new 12 minute long gameplay trailer for SOMA was released by Frictional Games. In addition to this special gameplay look, Frictional also revealed that the game will be out on September 22 on both the PC and PlayStation 4.
    SOMA is the upcoming sci-fi horror experience from Frictional Games, creators of the genre-defining Amnesia and Penumbra series. Something is happening in PATHOS-2. Communications have gone dark. Key personnel h
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  • Four New Screenshots for Le Tour De France 2015 Game

    Four New Screenshots for Le Tour De France 2015 Game

    Four new screenshots were released today by Cyanide Studio for Le Tour de France 2015 game.


    Tour de France 2015 on consoles puts you in the role of a professional rider participating in the Tour. Additions this year include enhanced graphics, a new interface, 2 new competitions and a brand new game mode that will put your descender skills to the test. Pro Cycling Manager 2015 on PC, puts you in the role of a sports director leading his pro team along an exciting
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  • Overwatch - Symmetra the Architech Gameplay Preview

    Overwatch - Symmetra the Architech Gameplay Preview

    Blizzard again revealed some more gameplay today for Overwatch. Today, we can get a look at Symmetra the Architech.
    Symmetra literally bends reality. By manipulating hard-light constructs, she crafts the world as she wishes it to be, in hopes of engineering a perfect society. Following the Omnic Crisis, the Vishkar Corporation of southern India began the laborious process of creating new, self-sustaining cities to house the nation's displaced population. One such city, Utopaea, was created
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