Call of Duty: Warzone finally has the mode everyone’s been asking for

After weeks of pleading, Infinity Ward has finally added duos mode to Call of Duty: Warzone battle royale—and it’s available to play now on all platforms.  The news was announced in a tweet from the official Infinity Ward account, which confirmed that, thanks to the new playlist update, Warzone now has solos, duos, trios, quads […]

Valve patent hints at a new Steam Controller

Valve may not have had much success with its original Steam Controller but a recently published patent suggests that the company could be considering another version.  The original Steam Controller launched in 2015 but, after four years of struggling to find its feet, it was discontinued and finally sold out at the tail end of […]

Dates have been set for E3 2021

The Entertainment Software Association has announced (via GamesIndustry.biz) that E3 2021 will be taking place and that it will occupy its traditional June slot, specifically running from June 15 to June 17, 2021.  This announcement comes only a month after the ESA confirmed the cancellation of E3 2020 in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  […]

Doom Eternal can run at 1000 FPS with the right hardware

When it comes to Doom Eternal id Software is going big, with glorious 4K visuals and, apparently, a frame rate that maxes out at 1000 frames-per-second. If you have the right hardware, of course.  In a recent video with IGN, id Software’s lead engine programmer, Billy Kahn, explained that big improvements with the id Tech […]

Activision has plans for ‘several’ remastered games in 2020

Activision Blizzard has announced that it’s planning to release “several” more “remasters and reimagined experiences” in 2020.  The news comes from a recent financial call Activision held with investors and analysts. Although the majority of the call was spent going over the company’s financial performance for Q4 2019, Activision did take some time to talk […]

Fortnite is celebrating Batman Day with a caped crossover event

It’s the 80th anniversary of Batman and to celebrate Fortnite creator Epic Games has announced a caped crossover.  With a blog post and a video announcement, Epic Games confirmed that the long-rumored event will run until October 6 and will see the Rift Zone transform Tilted Towers into Gotham City.  Aside from this themed location, […]

Ubisoft tackles XP farming in Assassin’s Creed Story Creator

Ubisoft is taking action against players who are using Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Story Creator mode to exploit the game’s character levelling system.  Announced at E3 2019 and released shortly after, the Story Creator Mode is supposed to allow players to make their own quests for the game and then share them with other players.  It’s […]

Ubisoft’s Gods and Monsters is a ‘lighthearted’ game narrated by Homer

Ubisoft has started releasing some more details about its upcoming mythological adventure, Gods and Monsters.  First announced at E3 2019, the game is currently being developed by the team behind Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey. At the time of its announcement, we didn’t get too much information on the game (though there was a tone-setting trailer) but […]

Public testing is underway for Halo: Reach but it’s very exclusive

343 Industries has confirmed that the first public beta test for Halo: Reach, part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, is underway but it’s currently only accessible to fewer than 1000 Halo Insiders. 343 Industries has taken to the Halo Insider forums to announce that this first test is “just the beginning” and that it’s […]