You Can Now Customize Your Xbox Controllers Once Again
Back in 2016, Microsoft launched the Xbox Design Lab. This is a service that basically lets users order customized Xbox gaming controllers, but the company later put it on hold. The good news is that if you managed to get your hands on the Xbox Series X/S and want a customized controller, the Xbox Design Lab is back.
GTA Online Will Shut Down For PS3, Xbox 360 At The End Of 2021
GTA 5 is an old game, but the folks at Rockstar have managed to keep milking the series with GTA Online. This allows GTA gamers to continue enjoying the game with their friends online, kind of like an MMO of sorts. Unfortunately for those who are still playing on the PS3 or Xbox 360, the fun is coming to an end.
Pete Hines Apologizes For Starfield’s Xbox Exclusivity
The other day, Bethesda officially took off the wraps of Starfield. This is the company’s first brand new IP in quite a while, where prior to this they were mostly known for their other franchises like Fallout and Skyrim. However, during the announcement of the game, it was revealed that Starfield was going to be an Xbox and PC exclusive.
Cyberpunk 2077 Will Be Making Its Return To The PlayStation Store
Cyberpunk 2077 was one of 2020’s most anticipated games. Given the pandemic and lockdowns taking place around the world, many were looking forward to a game that they would sink their teeth into. Unfortunately, the buggy launch and various issues put many gamers off, especially those on consoles who found the game near unplayable.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sequel Will Arrive In 2022
Back in 2019, Nintendo confirmed that they were working on a sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. However, apart from confirming the game’s existence, not much else is known about it and when we can expect to see it released, at least until now where during a Nintendo Direct stream, the company confirmed it will be coming in 2022.
Razer’s Raptor Gaming Monitor Gets A Refresh
Back in 2019, Razer announced their first gaming monitor in the form of the Razer Raptor. It was a 27-inch monitor with a 144Hz refresh rate, something that you might expect from a gaming monitor. However, we are in 2021 and demands and expectations have changed, so a refresh to the monitor did not come as a surprise.
Amazon’s Luna Game Streaming Service Will Be Open To Prime Members This Month
Back in 2020, Amazon announced their entrance into the game streaming market by launching its Luna service. Unfortunately, as the service hasn’t been fully launched yet, the only way you could get in on it was to get an invite, but the good news is that if you’re an Amazon Prime customer, that will change this month.
Turtle Beach Launches A $350 Flight Simulator Controller
Microsoft’s Flight Simulator has one of the best visuals for a video game, and given that it’s meant to simulate the experience of flying around the world, it kind of has to have excellent graphics. However, if you felt that the experience could stand to be more immersive, then you’re in luck.
Netflix Releases Teaser Trailer For Cuphead Animated Series
A couple of years ago, Netflix announced that they would be developing an animated series for the indie hit game, Cuphead. The good news is that it looks like that time is almost upon us because Netflix has since published a teaser trailer for the upcoming series, and we have to say that we’re pretty excited.
Netflix Confirms Castlevania Spin-Off Series In The Works
The fourth season of the Castlevania animated series on Netflix was confirmed to be the last, but it was also reported that Netflix was interested in expanding on the Castlevania universe. The good news for those who have enjoyed the series is that Netflix has since confirmed that a new spin-off series is in the works.
Ubisoft Launches Rocksmith+ Subscription That Teaches You How To Play Guitar And Bass
Want to learn a new musical instrument? If you do, some of you might recall that Ubisoft attempted to go down this path back in 2011 with Rocksmith. There was a sequel in 2014, but things have quieted down since then, at least until today where Ubisoft has announced the revival to its Rocksmith series with Rocksmith+.
Square Enix Announces ‘Pixel Perfect’ Makeovers For Final Fantasy 1-6
Over the years, we’ve seen Square Enix remake and remaster some of its Final Fantasy titles to make them more playable on modern day PCs and consoles. However, it seems that the company isn’t done remaking its titles just yet. At E3 2021, Square Enix announced that Final Fantasy 1-6 will be getting “pixel perfect” makeovers.
Diablo 2: Resurrected Will Be Released September 23
After releasing the technical alpha for Diablo 2: Resurrected earlier this year, Blizzard has since announced the release date for the game itself at E3 2021. For those who have been looking forward to getting their hands on it, Diablo 2: Resurrected will now be released on the 23rd of September later this year.
Microsoft Unveils The Xbox Mini Fridge
At Microsoft’s E3 showcase, the company showed off their next Xbox product, but it’s something that you might have never guessed – an Xbox Mini Fridge. Yes, you read that right, Microsoft will be making a mini fridge shaped like its new Xbox Series X console. It might sound like a joke, but Microsoft seems serious about it.
Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass Will Be Playable Through Safari In A Few Weeks
The rules required to get a game streaming app approved by Apple seems rather troublesome, which is why we’re seeing many companies work around it by making their services streamable through Safari, and Microsoft is one of them. The company has been testing out its xCloud service on iOS for the past few months, and it looks like they’re close to launching it.
Microsoft Working With TV Makers To Bring The Xbox Experience To The Masses
Right now the problem with consoles is that it comes at an additional cost, meaning that for some, it’s going to be an “either-or” choice. This is fine, but at the same time it means that some consoles usually end up doing better than others. To help boost their market share in the console space, Microsoft has come up with a unique solution – integrating the Xbox experience into TVs […]
Hackers Have Stolen Source Code For EA’s FIFA 21 And Frostbite Engine
You would assume that a company as big as EA would have invested a lot of money and resources into developing a system that would protect its IPs from being stolen. There’s a good chance that they might have, but at the same time, it seems that hackers have also come a long way in terms of skill and tools because a bunch of EA’s IPs have been stolen.
Battlefield 2042 Announced, Will Be Released On The 22nd Of October
If you’re a fan of EA’s Battlefield series, then you’ll be pleased to learn that the company has since officially announced the next title in the franchise called Battlefield 2042. The game is currently set for a release on the 22nd of October later this year and will be launching on PC as well as current-gen and previous-gen consoles.
Overwatch Is Finally Getting Cross-Play On PC And Consoles
As the world starts becoming more interconnected, the video game industry is still one in which platform exclusives are still a thing. Even when games are released on multiple platforms, they aren’t always playable with each other. While we can’t speak for other games, the good news is that if you’re an Overwatch player, you’ll be pleased to learn that the game will finally be getting cross-play support.
Razer’s Hammerhead True Wireless X Earbuds Are Designed For Gamers
When it comes to true wireless earbuds, Razer is definitely no stranger to that scene. However, the company has since debuted a new set of earbuds in the form of the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless X, which they claim are a set of true wireless earphones that have been optimized with gamers in mind.