Looking Back to 1986 and the one that started it all: The Legend of Zelda

Watching the livestream chat for the Nintendo Direct this week, you’d think that 2021 is on a knife’s edge, and whether it plunges into 2020-like despair is dependent on how Nintendo celebrates Link’s 35th Anniversary. Would they release a compendium of every Legend of Zelda ever made: a Zelda All Stars? Perhaps they’d opt for …

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Exterminate Spiders in Kill It With Fire, Coming to PS4 in March

Casey Donnellan Games and tinyBuild (Hello Neighbor) have announced that they’re bringing their first-person action game Kill It With Fire to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and mobile devices on March 4th. Kill It With Fire has players hunting and exterminating spiders with a variety of weapons. The game boasts a “realistic” fire simulation …

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Samurai Shodown DLC character Cham Cham coming 16th March, plus a character from Guilty Gear teased

Developer SNK has announced a new downloadable content character for Samurai Shodown. Cham Cham will be coming to the game later this year and was first introduced in Samurai Shodown II. You will be able to get your hands on Cham Cham, who is voiced by Yuna Taniguchi, on the 16th March. SNK also revealed that one …

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Tencent Has Acquired a Minority Stake in Lost Soul Aside Developer, UltiZero Games

Niko Partners’ senior analyst Daniel Ahmad has revealed that Chinese giant Tencent has acquired a 10 percent minority stake in Lost Soul Aside developer, UltiZero Games. Details of the deal have not been made public by either of the companies at the time of this writing, but Ahmad said that Lost Soul Aside‘s development is “progressing …

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Media Molecule Director Says Sony Has a ‘Great’ Record of ‘Not Meddling’ With Studios It Acquires

Sony Interactive Entertainment has said on a number of occasions that it approaches acquisitions and mergers with caution, choosing instead to organically grow its in-house studios rather than going on blind shopping sprees to increase production capacity. When it does acquire studios, Sony is known for nourishing them and allowing them to craft unique, diverse …

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Xbox Series X|S FPS Boost technique “does not work on all titles”, says Microsoft

Microsoft has clarified some information about FPS Boost, the newly-announced enhancement feature that can be applied to backwards compatible games. In mid-February, Microsoft announced the first set of backwards compatible titles to take advantage of FPS Boost, a feature that improves legacy games with higher, steadier framerates to make games visually smoother. Working on a system level, …

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PS5 DualSense teardown estimates ‘417 hour life’, reveals causes of drift

Have you suffered from PlayStation 5 DualSense controller drift? A new teardown may have revealed why it keeps happening. A new video from iFixit – a veteran channel that’s been taking tech apart and examining how it works for years – shows a PlayStation 5 DualSense teardown that unearths why the new pad may be doomed to …

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PS5 Scalpers Are Having a Hard Time in India as Gamers Band Together Against Them

Instead of falling prey to scalpers, those in the market for a PlayStation 5 in India are actively working with a major online marketplace to have ads taken down. As reported by IGN India, PS5 scalpers took to popular marketplace OLX to sell the consoles. However, users reported the ads en masse, forcing the website …

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Two Of Capcom’s Legendary Street Fighters Drop Into Fortnite

We’ve seen Ryu and his buddies from the Street Fighter series in plenty of fighting games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and the SNK titles over the years, but this latest crossover is slightly different. Instead of another fighting game, this time he’ll be transported into the world of Fortnite alongside Chun-Li. To celebrate this …

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Diablo II Resurrected coming to Xbox One, Series X|S, PS4, PS5, Switch and PC later in 2021

Ready to head to hell once more? Diablo II is being resurrected! Blizzard Entertainment have had a busy few days, what with celebrating their 30th anniversary AND having dropped two new content packs to the modern day masses. But honestly, it’s probably the confirmation that they’ll be bringing Diablo II back from the dead which …

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Latest EDGE review scores

The latest edition of stringent UK video games magazine EDGE is now available for subscribers and this month’s edition contains a number of reviews. The games featured this month range from the newest entry in the Hitman series to the musou title based on Persona 5, Persona 5: Strikers. The game which received the highest …

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