Free FUSER Demo Lets You Try Out the Innovative Music Mixing Rhythm Game for Yourself, Update 1.3 Coming Soon

Harmonix’s latest rhythm game, the music-mixing phenomenon FUSER, now has a demo so you can try mixing tracks for yourself, dropping discs to the beat and creating unique sounding mixes that make you feel like a true DJ. Available today on PS4 (and PS5 via backwards compatibility), Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC via Steam, the …

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Immortals Fenyx Rising’s first DLC arrives tomorrow

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 27 January 2021 18:16 GMT Immortals Fenyx Rising’s first DLC, A New God, releases tomorrow, January 28. A New God will task Immortals Fenyx Rising players with overcoming the Trials of the Olympians in order to take their rightful place as part of the Greek pantheon. The DLC will allow players …

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Balan Wonderworld and the creation of its positivity-powered costumes

Hello everyone and thank you for visiting this blog. We are excited for the upcoming release of the Balan Wonderworld demo on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 tomorrow, January 28. This is Naoto Ohshima from Arzest, and I worked on development and production of Balan Wonderworld. I was involved at many different stages, from the …

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Destruction AllStars, Control: Ultimate Edition and Concrete Genie are your PlayStation Plus games for February

Next month’s PlayStation Plus lineup is all about creativity. Dazzle the crowds with creative chaos as you run, ram, and slam in the vehicular combat of Destruction AllStars, showcase your artistic side with some magical portraiture in Concrete Genie and get inventive with supernatural abilities in order to save your skin in Control. Destruction AllStars …

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Balan Wonderworld Demo Preview – Dress for Success (PS5)

Balan Wonderworld has been front and center on my Must Play Games in 2021 list. That initial announcement trailer from Square Enix just five months back sold me instantly with its vibrant aesthetic and kawaii as hell art direction. A demo of Balan Wonderworld is out tomorrow on the PlayStation Store, giving players a chance …

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Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy Review – Easy Alchemy (PS5)

The first Atelier Ryza served as a softer introduction to the Atelier RPG series, boasting some serious eye candy in character design, accessible combat, and light story. A little over a year later, the sequel has already landed on our desks. Read our Atelier Ryza 2 PS5 review to see if this sequel is a …

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Project 007 May Become a Trilogy, IO Interactive Expanding Their Studios

Much to everyone’s surprise earlier this year, IO Interactive revealed they’d been granted the James Bond video game license and were planning to make a new title, temporarily titled Project 007. In an interview with Danish site DR, IO Interactive’s director Hakan Abrak revealed there’s the potential for the game to be turned into a …

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UK PS5 Physical Game Sales Rose 324% Last Week, Hitman 3 Takes Top Spot

Physical game sales on PS5 rose by 324% in the UK last week. According to GamesIndustry.biz, this in mostly thanks to the arrival of a lot more PlayStation 5 stock across the country. There was also the arrival of Hitman 3, of course, which unsurprisingly managed to claim the top spot in the sales charts. …

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Award-Winning Puzzle Adventure Game, Arrog, Releasing on PS4 and PS5 in February

Award-winning indie puzzle adventure game, Arrog, will release on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on February 5th. Already available on PC and mobile devices, Arrog explores the subconscious of a dying person who has to accept their death. The game is developed by Peruvian developers LEAP Game Studios and Hermanos Magia, and will be published by Nakana.io. …

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Someone has completed Hitman 3’s Dubai level in 9 seconds

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 24 January 2021 15:54 GMT Hitman 3 only came out this week, and already we’re seeing players absolutely smash the completion time of its first level. If you’ve looked at the leaderboards since the game officially came out, you’ll know that some enterprising players are already smashing the six levels in …

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Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.1 Update Available Now, Patch Notes Detail Bug Fixes and Stability Improvements

Nine days ago, CD Projekt Red promised Cyberpunk 2077’s first major patch within 10 days, and they’ve delivered. Cyberpunk 2077 patch 1.1 is available now as an update across all platforms, with the size running 6.7 GB on Steam and 17 GB on consoles. CD Projekt Red says the focus of this first update was …

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Report: Resident Evil 4 Remake Development Sees Change in Leadership and Direction

While it was reported last year that a Resident Evil 4 remake was in the works, following the successes of both the Resident Evil 2 and 3 remakes, new reports suggest that development leadership may be shifting amidst ongoing negative feedback about Resident Evil 3. Originally it seems Studio M-Two was charged with the task, but VGC …

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Sherlock Holmes Chapter One Gets New Info About Length, Side Quests, Customization, and Voice Cast

In a new Sherlock Holmes Chapter One question and answer video from Frogwares, the developer has answered a few of fans’ burning questions about the upcoming origin story for the young Sherlock, including how much playtime players can expect, and the number of cases they’ll be able to solve. Sergey Oganesyan narrates the video over …

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Genshin Impact Version 1.3 releases February 3 — Celebrate the New Year in Teyvat

Greetings, Travelers! Genshin Impact’s developers here. As we march on into 2021, Teyvat will see its own new year arrive in an update to be released on February 3. We would like to invite all Travelers to celebrate Lantern Rite in Liyue Harbor and usher in a new year of adventure! Play Video Travelers will …

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Resident Evil Village Release Date Set for May, New Gameplay and Details

Today’s Resident Evil Showcase brought a lot of new information about Resident Evil Village, including a release date, new trailers, details on special editions, demos, and more. The Resident Evil Village release date is set for May 7th, 2021, and the development team confirmed it will be coming to last-gen consoles as well, including both …

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Resident Evil Village ‘Maiden’ Demo Available Exclusively on PS5 Today

Resident Evil Village may not be available for a a few more months, but PS5 players can immerse themselves in the stunning visuals and creepy audio of the game starting today with a free demo exclusive to Sony’s next-gen console. The Resident Evil Village “Maiden” demo puts players in the role of a character the …

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Ghost Recon Breakpoint Gets Free Play Weekend, Players Can Try Out Operation Amber Sky

Ghost Recon: Breakpoint began a new live event, Amber Sky, today. So that as many players can take part as possible, Ubisoft has combined the start of the event with a free play weekend. The weekend is already live and will run until Monday, January 25. Players can access the full game throughout the four …

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Wales Interactive tease new dark psychological thriller – I Saw Black Clouds

Wales Interactive fast made a name for themselves as the go-to creator of multiple interactive movie style games. With the likes of Five Dates, Maid of Sker, The Complex and more under their belt, if you’re looking to kick back for an evening with an interactive movie in tow, it’s a Wales Interactive game you …

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Another PS5 Scalper Group Brags About Getting 2,000 More Units To Oversell

Many Sony fans have been anxiously awaiting a chance to nab an elusive PlayStation 5 but low stock and scalpers have made that task exceedingly difficult. Instead of lying low and quietly having no scruples, one scalping group is publicly boasting about securing another 2,000 PS5 units during a recent GAME restock to flip for $1,000+.  …

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Another Cyberpunk 2077 Lawsuit Filed by Investors Against CD Projekt RED

Another lawsuit related to Cyberpunk 2077 has been filed by investors against studio CD Projekt RED, claiming that the company misled investors about the state of the game on last-gen consoles. This second civil suit was announced in a regulatory announcement from CDPR to investors. It indicates that the content of this lawsuit is the …

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PlayStation Store Update Worldwide – January 19, 2021

Each week Sony brings PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PlayStation VR, and PlayStation Plus owners new content, add-ons, games, and more. Here is the complete global PlayStation Store update. PlayStation LifeStyle catalogs the PlayStation Store updates for the major regions across the globe. Check back every Tuesday to keep up to date with each week’s PlayStation …

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Hitman 3 Review

Hitman 3. While it doesn’t stray from the killer chord combination developer IO Interactive crafted for 2016’s Hitman – and continued to use in 2018’s Hitman 2 – it’s abundantly clear here that the studio has well and truly mastered its act.With some of the most surprising and imaginative levels in the series so far, …

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Balan Wonderworld demo launches on Nintendo Switch 28th January

Square Enix has confirmed this afternoon that a playable demo for Sonic the Hedgehog creators new project Balan Wonderworld will be released on the Nintendo Switch eShop next Thursday. The Balan Wonderworld demo features Acts 1 and 2 of Chapter 1, Act 1 of Chapter 4, and Act 1 of Chapter 6. The full game …

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Scalper Group Says it Secured Another 2000 PS5s, Claims it ‘Keeps Getting Easier’

More than two months after launch, it’s still almost impossible to find a PS5 in stock anywhere. Stock scarcity means that scalpers are still at it, scooping up the console that’s in high demand and low supply before legitimate consumers can get their hands on it. Another scalper group claims it recently locked in another …

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Bloodborne is Getting a Fan-Made PlayStation X Demake

Bloodborne celebrated its fifth anniversary last year, and Sony seemingly has no plans to change the game’s PlayStation 4 exclusivity even after all this time. A fan has decided to take things into her own hands instead, but perhaps not for the platform you expected. Lilymeister, otherwise known as @b0tster on Twitter, is demaking the …

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Daily Reaction: Let’s Talk About That New York Times Article About Increased Screen Time for Children

Ah, the good old wheel of video game discourse keeps on spinning. It seems we’ve landed back on the “too much screen time/video games/ internet is harmful to children” topic, with the ongoing pandemic leading to increases in screen time/video games/internet for children—and let’s be honest, increases for most people. The latest surge in the …

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Only Hitman 2 Players Can Carry Progression Into Hitman 3, Launch Trailer Introduces a New World of Assassination

When Hitman 3 is released later this week, players will be able to play the entire World of Assassination trilogy within the game. Those who’ve already played Hitman 2 can carry their existing progression into the game. If you’ve only played Hitman and don’t own Hitman 2, you’re out of luck. Hitman 2 players can …

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Acclaimed Puzzle Platformer The Pedestrian Headed to PS4 and PS5 Later This Month

Skookum Arts has announced that its beautiful 2.5D side scrolling puzzle platformer, The Pedestrian, will release on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on Friday, January 29th. The game first released on PC a year ago to positive critic and user reviews. Players will step into the shoes of a 2D character navigating signs in a …

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Cyberpunk 2077 staff didn’t think game should ship in 2020, the 2018 demo was ‘entirely fake’ and more – report

A new report has given us a deeper insight into the development and launch of Cyberpunk 2077, with comments from the studio challenging the contentious write-up after its publication. According to Bloomberg, Cyberpunk 2077’s development was even more troubled than the studio let on – even in spite of the months of delays the game …

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