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Dead Space is the latest on the house title for PC through EA Origin

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 21:24 GMT Nothing’s more romantic than blasting zombie-alien hybrids in space. For some of us anyway. Visceral Games’ first entry in the Dead Space franchise is the latest game to be made available on the house by EA through its Origin service. This is the second time EA …

Blanka is coming to Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition next week

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 16:57 GMT Blanka will be making his debut in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition on February 20. Blanka is a classic Street Fighter character, but has somehow been missing from Street Fighter 5 all this time. Capcom corrects this next week when he joins the game’s roster as …

Destiny 2’s Crimson Days event returns with new take on The Burning Shrine, really nice rewards

Crimson Days has returned to Destiny 2 along with a 2v2 Crucible playlist and a new take on Destiny 1 map The Burning Shrine set in a future timeline. Bungie has provided more details on this week’s Crimson Days event in Destiny 2. The Valentine’s Day-themed event returns after a hiatus last year, and like …

Xbox Live Deals: Call of Duty: WW2, XCOM 2, Destiny 2, Hitman, Rocket League, more

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 15:52 GMT It’s a pretty busy week as far as deals go on the Xbox Game Store. This week’s round-up of deals includes big games such as Call of Duty: WW2, Destiny 2, and a whole host of non-Activision published titles like 2K’s XCOM 2, The Bioshock Collection, …

Since we never got a live-action trailer for PUBG in the West, here’s the Chinese trailer for the mobile version

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 13:45 GMT The situations PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds players find themselves in every match, and the setup for battle royale itself, can work really well in a live-action format. Although the idea of bringing PUBG to the world of live-action has yet to be explored in the West, whether in …

Fortnite: after SMG removal, expect more items and weapons to be removed from play

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 11:31 GMT Fortnite Battle Royale is not afraid of removing weapons after adding them if it means the overall balance improves. In the most recent Fortnite Battle Royale developer update, Epic Games revealed a bunch of exciting updates it’s currently working on for the game, including a 60fps …

Overwatch is free to play this weekend on PC, PS4, Xbox One

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 09:44 GMT It seems we’re getting an Overwatch free weekend every month now, as Blizzard just announced a new one taking place this weekend. The upcoming Overwatch free weekend kicks off on Friday, February 16 and goes on until Monday, February 19. The free weekend includes unlimited access …

Sea of Thieves PC specs revealed

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 09:05 GMT Rare has unveiled the full list of PC requirements for Sea of Thieves. With Sea of Thieves releasing on both PC, and Xbox One on the same day, we were bound to get the PC specs at any moment. Today, developer Rare has sent out six …

Blanka is coming to Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition next week

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 12 February 2018 19:38 GMT Blanka will be making his debut in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition on February 20. Blanka is a classic Street Fighter character, but has somehow been missing from Street Fighter 5 all this time. Capcom corrects this next week, when he joins the game’s roster as …

Blizzard has no plans for Hearthstone on Nintendo Switch

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 12 February 2018 16:55 GMT Blizzard has confirmed that it’s not working on a Nintendo Switch version of Hearthstone. Last year, a rumour made the rounds online about an impending Hearthstone port for Nintendo Switch. It made sense, the portable on-the-go nature of the Switch makes it an ideal platform for …