This Gorgeous Soul Art Tribute Was Made in Virtual Reality

From artist The Sabby Life. Screenshot: YouTube/Disney This tribute to Disney and Pixar’s Soul is impressive, and even moreso when you find out how it was made. Virtual reality is a cool medium for a lot of things. One of those is art—programs like Tilt Brush let artists like That Sabby Life create three-dimensional art …

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Archipel are making the best videogame documentaries on YouTube

Most videogame documentaries look like early ’00s webcomics. There’s usually a couch, some talking heads, maybe the occasional establishing shot of a building, to let you know that the couch is inside a building. Archipel is something else entirely. A YouTube channel dedicated to creating documentaries about Japanese artists and creators, it has raised the …

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You can now “play” this cancelled Tomb Raider remake

Tomb Raider: 10th Anniversary Edition was a remake of the original Tomb Raider under development for the PSP by series creators Core Design. The project was cancelled in 2006 and re-skinned as an Indiana Jones game, which was also cancelled. Now, thanks to the Internet Archive and some Tomb Raider super fans, you can play …

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Feature: Dicey Dungeons’ Terry Cavanagh And Chipzel On Inspirations, Characters, And The Crystal Maze

© Distractionware Roguelite deckbuilder Dicey Dungeons surprise-launched on Switch in the middle of December and has been keeping us busy over the holidays with its addictive blend of eye-catching art, cheeky humour, brilliant soundtrack and — of course — dice-based dungeon crawling. We recently caught up with designer Terry Cavanagh and composer Chipzel via email …

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Planetary Annihilation: Titans is still being updated after five years, under new management

One of Valve’s yearly, player-voted Steam Awards is called the “Labor Of Love” award. It’s designed to reward a developer that has been continually updating a game for years. Naturally, the award goes to games with big, satisfied communities with lots of players to vote, and in 2020 the award went to Valve’s own Counter-Strike: …

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Valorant Episode 2 arrives January 12 alongside the new agent Yoru

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 9 January 2021 20:24 GMT Valorant Episode 2 will arrive on January 12 alongside a new agent, Riot has announced. The new agent for Valorant is Yoru, who has the ability to teleport for short distances. You can see Yoru in action in the trailer for Episode 2 below. Yoru’s abilities …

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1993 Sega CD Game Ground Zero: Texas Headed to the PS4 and PC

Developer Screaming Villains has announced that it’ll be releasing 1993 Sega CD full motion video game, Ground Zero: Texas, on the PlayStation 4 and PC on March 2nd. Physical copies for the PS4 will be available via Limited Run Games, with preorders set to go live on January 22nd. Ground Zero Texas – Nuclear Edition PS4 & …

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Epic Games Acquires Company Behind PS5 Compression Tech, RAD Game Tools

Epic Games has announced the acquisition of RAD Game Tools, the company behind compression tech Oodle, which Sony has licensed for its consoles. Epic plans to integrate RAD’s technology with Unreal Engine. “We know first-hand how impressive RAD’s compression technology is, having used it to improve the load time and quality of our most popular games – …

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Ubisoft Shares List of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s Incoming Fixes and Issues Under Investigation

Ubisoft has shared a list of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla‘s known issues that are under investigation and those that will be fixed with an incoming patch. The developer didn’t say when the next update will drop, but promised further updates “soon.” Here’s what Ubisoft is working on: ISSUES ADDRESSED IN FUTURE UPDATE ALL PLATFORMS Cannot proceed with several …

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Learn a Little More About the Special Bond of Wario and Waluigi (and Snag Both of These Plushies for $35)

Best Gaming DealsBest Gaming DealsThe best deals on games, consoles, and gaming accessories from around the web, updated daily. Waluigi Stuffed Plush | $16 | AmazonWario Stuffed Plush | $17 | Amazon [UPDATE: Liz here. So, an earlier version of this deal, left below in its entirety, speculated that Wario and Waluigi are brothers— a …

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Treat Yourself To a $164 Ficmax Ergonomic Massage Gaming Chair

Best Gaming DealsBest Gaming DealsThe best deals on games, consoles, and gaming accessories from around the web, updated daily. Ficmax Ergonomic Massage Gaming Chair | $164 | Newegg You’ve had a hell of a long year. We all have. Why not treat yourself to something nice now that it’s 2021? You can snag this Ficmax …

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Scott Pilgrim vs The World: The Game – Complete Edition getting a physical release

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 9 January 2021 15:03 GMT If you want to pick up a physical edition of Scott Pilgrim vs The World: The Game – Complete Edition, you will be able to thanks to Limited Run Games. Limited Run Games are releasing three versions of Scott Pilgrim vs The World: The Game – …

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Fire Emblem: Three Houses Voice Actor Brad Venable Has Passed Away

A scene where Claude and Nader join forces in Fire Emblem: Three Houses (Image: YouTube) It’s been revealed the voice actor Brad Venable has passed away at 43 years of age. No cause of death was announced. Venable was credited on movies, television shows, anime and video games, and was perhaps best known within the …

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Ian Flynn says that the Sonic Netflix show won’t be based on the IDW comic series

During the recent BumbleKast Q&A session American comic book writer Ian Flynn mentioned that the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog series, which is exclusive to Netflix, won’t be based on the IDW Publishing Sonic the Hedgehog comic series. The Sonic the Hedgehog series is by the creators of Ben 10 and Mega Man Fully Charged and …

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