Everything You Need To Know About Next Week’s Outriders Demo

People Can Fly delayed Outriders’ release to April 1, but softened that blow by announcing a rather large demo for fans to check out starting on February 25. That’s just a few days away, so the developer took to Twitter (first spotted by Eurogamer) to give excited players the rundown on what to expect from the …

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Call of Duty League Super Week is Seven Straight Days of Competition in Response to Power Outages in Texas

Sometimes unexpected events force the need to shift schedules. Call of Duty League is no stranger to these turns of events, being forced to completely change how the 2020 season was handled amid the pandemic. After coming back stronger than ever for the 2021 season, with the opening weekend breaking League viewership records, freezing temperatures …

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Rustler, aka ‘Grand Theft Horse’, is out and has a demo

The demo has returned! Between the limited-time abundance of the quarterly Steam games festival, the spread of standalone ‘Prologue’ releases, and just straightforwardly available demos on Steam game pages, it seems clear that it’s not a fad. Thank heck?

Here’s the latest game to have a demo: Rustler, a topdown medieval action game that frequently refers to itself as ‘Grand Theft Horse’. It’s out in early access today.

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Minecraft Is Getting New Ore Textures, Except For Diamond, Which Is Already Perfect

The lead artist of Minecraft, Jappa, just tweeted out a teaser of some updated ore textures, saying that they were designed with colourblind players in mind. All of the ores look a little chunky and have a little more depth to them, and some even have different shapes and colouring to stand out better in …

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Massive Bungie Studio Expansion Prepares for a New IP and Expanding the Destiny Universe into Other Media

Bungie is planning a massive studio expansion that will help the independent, employee-owned developer launch a new IP within the next four years and bring the Destiny Universe to even more mediums outside of games. The expansion comes with a new studio space nearly triple the size of the current studio, as well as a …

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Embracer Group Has 150 Games in Development, More Than 70 are Premium Titles Releasing Next Financial Year

Embracer Group has been on a spending spree over the last few years, acquiring developers left, right, and center to create their own gaming empire. The result is they now own 113 studios, and between them they have 150 games in development according to the company’s latest financial report. Of those projects, more than 70 …

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Rage 2 and Absolute Drift are free on the Epic Games Store, Sunless Sea is free next week

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 18 February 2021 20:40 GMT Your weekly freebies on the Epic Game Store are live. This week on the Epic Games Store, you can grab Rage 2 and Absolute Drift: Zen Edition for free. In Rage 2, gangs roam the roads and the Authority wants to bring you down. As Walker, the …

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Second Extinction prepares to come to life through Xbox Game Preview

You could be mistaken for thinking that there were only two dinosaur-themed games worth worrying about over the last week, what with the promise of a Dino Crisis remake on the cards and us spending time chatting to Frontier Developments in regards the brilliant Jurassic World Evolution. But you’d be wrong and Avalanche Studios have …

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Bloober Team Stokes Silent Hill Rumors Again, Working on a Horror IP with “Very Famous Gaming Publisher”

Bloober Team has teased a new project they’ve been working on at the same time as their recently released game The Medium. In an interview with GamesIndustry.biz, Bloober’s CEO Piotr Babieno said they’d been working on “another gaming project, another horror IP” for over a year, and it’s a collaboration with a “very famous gaming publisher.” …

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Incoming Intel: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone Season Two releases on February 25

Season Two of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone live on February 25 on PlayStation, and with it comes a whole lot of new content. Let’s take a look: Play Video Outbreak: A new Zombies experience Interconnected with the Dark Aether storyline, Outbreak tasks players with objective based play across the largest …

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Pokemon Masters EX – Piers & Obstagoon sync pair live with new trailer, including new story updates

We’re excited to share that Pokémon Masters EX’s latest sync pair featuring Galar region Gym leader Piers, and his partner Pokémon Obstagoon, is live for players to add to their teams now until March 10 at 9:59 p.m. Pacific Time. The Dark-type sync pair of Piers & Obstagoon can be obtained in the Piers Spotlight Scout, and an all-new trailer rallying the people of Pasio to get ready to …

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Mortal Kombat Film Debuts With A Bloody, Action-Packed Trailer

The first trailer for Mortal Kombat has arrived and, frankly, it actually looks pretty damn good. The film is set to premiere April 18 in theaters and as well as HBO Max on the same day. Director Simon McQuoid promised the series’ signature gore, namely Fatalities, would be represented in the film and, so far, …

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Welcome to Knockout City

Summary It ain’t dodgeball… it’s dodgebrawl Learn about the action-packed world of Knockout City Knockout City is coming May 21 Welcome to Knockout City, the dodgeballiest of multiplayer games, coming your way on May 21 to Xbox Series X|S (through backwards compatibility with enhancements), Xbox One, and PC. Knockout City is full of bright-eyed, bushy-tailed …

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Revisiting NieR Replicant’s ethereal soundtrack 11 years on

When NieR Replicant launched in 2010, one of the most memorable facets of the PS3 action RPG was its soundtrack, masterfully created by Keiichi Okabe. Since then, the 51 year old Japanese composer has revisited that haunting sci-fi world on multiple occasions. Outside working on arrangement albums and live concerts, he returned for acclaimed series’ …

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Introducing Knockout City, A New Dodgeball Game From The Developer Of Mario Kart Live

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville wasn’t the only EA game on show during Nintendo’s latest Direct broadcast. Knockout City was also announced. It’s handled by Velan Studios. If that name sounds familiar it’s because this is the same team behind last year’s Nintendo game, Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. In short, Knockout City requires …

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Nintendo’s Shuntaro Furukawa: “we aren’t just blindly acquiring companies”

Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa‘s interview with Nikkei, which has been getting reported on throughout the day today, has had multiple noteworthy moments. Well, you can now add another one of them to that list. And this time, it’s about a subject that Nintendo isn’t asked that often. Nintendo‘s acquisition of Next Level Games, announced last …

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Stubbs the Zombie Makes His Triumphant Return to Xbox This Spring

Stubbs here. That’s right, baby. I’m back and better than ever. Well, I’m actually exactly the same as I was back in 2005. I was already pretty great though, so there’s that. I’m here today to get you in on the ground floor of an exciting opportunity: Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse, …

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Samurai Warriors 5 announced for PC and consoles, out this summer

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 18 February 2021 01:50 GMT The latest entry in the series has been announced, and it’s due for release this summer. Koei Techmo has announced Samurai Warriors 5 for PC and consoles. The latest iteration of Omega Force’s fan-favorite 1 vs 1,000 action series is currently in development so details on …

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