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Cyberpunk 2077 creator explains why now is the right time to turn the pen-and-paper RPG into a video game

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 12 February 2018 17:43 GMT Mike Pondsmith, the creator of the pen-and-paper RPG Cyberpunk 2077 is based on, has talked a little bit about the challenges of bringing his rich world to video game form. As part of a feature called The Future is Exciting, Spanish newspaper El Pais and telecom …

Rainbow Six Siege Outbreak event will pit operators against five monster types

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 12 February 2018 16:26 GMT Outbreak, the upcoming co-op event for Rainbow Six Siege, will see operators fighting mutated monsters. Ubisoft never previously said what kid of threat we’ll be going up against when Rainbow Six Siege’s Outbreak event rolls around in March, but the developer has now revealed a lot …

Shadow of the Colossus PS4 launch week sales more than 70% higher than PS2 original

By James Billcliffe, Monday, 12 February 2018 13:04 GMT Launch week sales of the PS4 version of Shadow of the Colossus were 73% higher than the PS2 original, according to retail analysts GFK Chart-Track. Shadow of the Colossus debuted in 2006 to widespread critical acclaim, and this from-the-ground-up remake by Bluepoint Games has repeated the …

Sony surveying users on possible PSN name change feature

It’s been one of the most popular quality of life requests for years, but Sony finally seem to be formally considering allowing users to change their PSN name. In an email forwarded to PushSquare, Sony said that they are “exploring the possibility of adding a feature to PSN that lets users change their ID”, noting …

Star Wars Battlefront 2 patch 1.2 introduces major hero and villain balance tweaks and a new limited time game mode

By James Billcliffe, Monday, 12 February 2018 11:17 GMT The latest 1.2 patch for Star Wars Battlefront 2 will introduce major buffs, nerfs and tweaks for heroes and villains, as well as a new Jetpack Cargo game mode and a variety of bug fixes. Jetpack Cargo functions similarly to some variations of Capture the Flag …

Kingdom Come Deliverance has a 23GB day one patch that fixes animations, combat and persuasion

By James Billcliffe, Monday, 12 February 2018 09:41 GMT Kingdom Come: Deliverance is officially out on February 13, 2018, but early PS4 players on Resetera have reported that the game downloads a 23GB patch when you insert the disc. The patch is live in all regions and on all platforms and seems to not only …

For Honor dedicated servers launch February 19

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 9 February 2018 12:01 GMT The long-awaited launch of For Honor’s dedicated servers takes place on February 19. Ubisoft previously detailed For Honor’s Season 5: Age of Wolves. Instead of new characters, this season will focus on bringing major balance changes to many fighters, new quality of life improvements, and the …

Monster Hunter World update 1.05 fixes Celebration Pack bug, network problems

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 9 February 2018 13:24 GMT A new Monster Hunter World patch has been released on PS4, and Xbox One. The new Monster Hunter World update, version 1.05 on PS4, 1.0.0.10 on Xbox One, brings a number of network-related fixes. First, the bug that prevented some players from getting the free Celebration …

The next Overwatch PTR patch will make Sombra more effective

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 9 February 2018 13:54 GMT Sombra is the next Overwatch hero to get a rework. In an Overwatch patch that’ll soon be released on the PTR, Blizzard is making some big changes to how many of Sombra’s abilities work. This is the first rework of its kind for Sombra, who’s one …