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God of War on PS5 Will Run at 60 FPS and Transfer Game Saves

Players will be able to run God of War (2018) on PlayStation 5 at 60 FPS and transfer game saves from PS4.
With hype surrounding upcoming release of PlayStation 5 console next month, fans are busy speculating which new games will be playable on next-gen hardware as more titles are being revealed for PS5 by developer studios.
Following recent development, fans assumed that God of War and God of War III Remastered will be coming to PlayStation 5. Later, developer Santa Monica Studio officially confirmed both of these games will run at 60 FPS on PS5.

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Shortly after receiving updates recently, fans already started speculating that God of War and GoW 3 Remastered are coming to PS5. Santa Monica Studio eventually made things official on social media just to clear out any doubts.
By using Favor Performance option, players can run God of War or God of War III Remastered at 60 frames per second. Thanks to save files support on PlayStation 5, anyone…

Red Dead Redemption 2 Had a Darker Opening

Official cast reveals in a 2019 panel that Red Dead Redemption 2 originally had a much darker opening planned.
Undoubtedly one of the best games in recent years, 2018 Western action-adventure title Red Dead Redemption 2 from developer/publisher Rockstar Games did exceptionally well in open-world gameplay and engaging storytelling.
Both protagonists of Red Dead Redemption and RDR2 are tragic characters that went through a lot. It was revealed in a 2019 panel that Arthur Morgan was supposed to have a notably darker opening, which involved his newborn son.

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Players may come across a few moments of comedic relief every now and then but none of the main characters get their true happy ending. Arthur Morgan may come as a cynical guy at first but he had his share of pain to begin with.
Rockstar dev team originally intended for Arthur's son Isaac to be included during intro of Red Dead Redemption 2. Arthur will try protecting his infant child after…

Sekiro: Game of the Year Edition Announced

From Software will be launching Sekiro: Game of the Year Edition and free content update on October 28, 2020.
A widely popular sleeper-hit of last year, action-adventure game Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice by developer From Software and publisher Activision has won over universal acclaim and multiple awards on launch, including "Game of the Year".
From Software announced to add new gameplay and social features for Sekiro via a free update on October 28, 2020. At the same day, Sekiro: Game of the Year Edition will be released globally over PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms.

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Sekiro: GOTY Edition highlights all upcoming free content update through a brand-new trailer recently.

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Latest update for Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice adds unlockable skins and extra challenges to keep single-player experience interesting. If story campaign was not already punishing enough, ther…

Destroy All Humans!, Fallout 76 and UFC 4 on Xbox Free Play Days

Free Play Days adds Destroy All Humans!, Fallout 76 and UFC 4 for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate this weekend.
Starting of a new weekend brings a brand-new, exhilarating lineup of limited time free game trials for members of Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate to enjoy on Xbox Free Play Days event on Xbox One family of consoles.
Sign in to your account on October 22, 12:01 AM PDT/3:01 AM EDT and visit Microsoft Store for free access to download and enjoy Destroy All Humans!, Fallout 76 and UFC 4 that you can play until October 25, 11:59 PM PDT/2:59 AM EDT.

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A modern-day remake of 2005 action-adventure game Destroy All Humans! makes an expected return to let you play as evil alien Crypto-137, who arrives in 1950s America to harvest DNA of puny humans and destroy anything on sight.
Celebrate annual "Bombs Drop Day" event as online action role-playing game Fallout 76 from developer/publisher Bethesda Softwork…

Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Adds Cyberpunk-Style Graphics

Cyberpunk-styled fan mod for Grand Theft Auto V lets you makeover Los Santos though a major graphical overhaul.
Because of immense popularity among players, 2013 crime action-adventure game Grand Theft Auto V from developer/publisher Rockstar Games has been a subject of interest for modding community since its release on PC platform.
A series of Cyberpunk-style screenshots from a modded version of Grand Theft Auto 5 has just been shared on social media lately, showing city of Los Santos turned into a cyberpunk reality through mod by Twitter user Petri Levälahti.

RELATED: God of War: Ragnarök Rumored to Release in February 2021
GTA 5 is one of the most popular open-world games out there and another much-anticipated title Cyberpunk 2077 is finally coming out next month after almost a decade-long period of tease to dethrone Rockstar's iconic release.
After a successful stint on The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, developer/publisher CD Projekt Red has already showcased notable action RPG aspects of…

God of War: Ragnarök Rumored to Release in February 2021

IMDB listing suggests God of War: Ragnarök is going to release for PlayStation 5 console on February 2021.
A sequel for PlayStation 4-exclusive action-adventure game God of War from developer Santa Monica Studio and publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment has long been anticipated due to immense popularity among player-community.
Last month, Sony revealed a teaser for God of War: Ragnarök during PlayStation 5 Showcase event, hinting at a 2021 launch window and GoW will seemingly release on February next year, according to a recent listing found on IMDB.

RELATED: God of War Director Hints at Sequel Plot
An early placement on IMDB suggests upcoming God of War sequel is currently scheduled to arrive on February 5, 2021. No sooner have this leak spread out online, official site was quick to remove any related information as expected.
Newly revealed release date could also be guesswork of a fan given anyone can edit a page on IMDB. Santa Monica has yet to confirm whether God of War 2021 will b…

The Last of Us 2's Rat King Was Inspired by Bloodborne and God of War

Naughty Dog was inspired by characters from PS4-exclusives Bloodborne and God of War to create Rat King for The Last of Us 2.
Set in a post-apocalyptical world, PlayStation 4-exclusive action-adventure game The Last of Us Part II from developer Naughty Dog and publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment presents you with many challenges during story campaign.
One of the most brutal and challenging boss-fight you will come across in TLoU2 is when player character would encounter Rat King, a gruesome monstrosity that Naughty Dog took inspiration from Bloodborne and God of War to create.

While playing The Last of Us 2, you will get into a fight with Rat King at Seattle hospital, where Abby was looking for some supplies. She becomes terrified at its ghastly sight and tries her best to get out of its reach as soon as she could.
Through an amalgamation of a number of Stalkers, Clickers and a Bloater, Naughty Dog created a…

Ghost of Tsushima: Legends and New Game Plus Release Date

Sucker Punch releases Version 1.1 free update for Ghost of Tsushima, adding online co-op mode Legends and New Game Plus.
In response to immense positive feedback, developer Sucker Punch Productions and publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment are adding a free co-op mode for PlayStation 4-exclusive action-adventure game Ghost of Tsushima soon.
To acknowledge overwhelming fan-support, Sucker Punch will be releasing Ghost of Tsushima: Legends, a brand-new online co-operative multiplayer mode through Version 1.1 update and New Game Plus mode on October 16, 2020.

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An official trailer is released to highlight details for Ghost of Tsushima: Legends and New Game+ mode.

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Players who own a copy of Ghost of Tsushima can download Version 1.1 free update to access new co-op multiplayer mode. Fight as a group with up to four players by standing your ground together i…

Yakuza 0, Yakuza Kiwami and Yakuza Kiwami 2 on Xbox Free Play Days

Free Play Days adds Yakuza 0, Yakuza Kiwami and Yakuza Kiwami 2 for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate this weekend.
In anticipation of release for upcoming role-playing game Yakuza: Like a Dragon later this year, Xbox Free Play Days has arranged a massive bonanza of Yakuza franchise for members of Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.
Starting from October 1, 12:01 AM PDT/3:01 AM EDT, you can get free access to download and play Yakuza 0, Yakuza Kiwami and Yakuza Kiwami 2 by heading over at Microsoft Store before October 4, 11:59 PM PDT/2:59 AM EDT.

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In early 2020, publisher Sega has launched three fan-favorite Yakuza titles to Xbox One platform for a new audience. Free Play Days this week will be a great jumping point for those who never played a single installment of Yakuza series.
Story premise is focused on protagonist Kazuma Kiryu who gets into a gang war among various criminal factions. While protecting a young girl named Haruka…

Mafia: Definitive Edition Out Now

A remake of 2004 action-adventure game, Mafia: Definitive Edition from Hangar 13 and 2K Games is available now on PC, PS4 and Xbox One.
A modern remake of 2002 critically-acclaimed crime action-adventure game, Mafia: Definitive Edition from developer Hangar 13 and publisher 2K Games is out now on PC via Epic Games Store and Steam, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Nearly two decades ago, Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven made its historic debut and became an instant hit among players for its realistic portrayal of organized crime in America from 1930s and iconic story of mobster Tommy Angelo.

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You play as a young Tommy who is a cab driver in Lost Heaven that came across an Italian crime family, causing him to lose the job. He then joins Salieri crime family as its newest member and will take on any jobs on behalf of Don Salieri.
Tommy Angelo earns his keep with Salieri by breaking laws and completing challenging missions throughout entire story of Maf…

Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Will Still Release for PlayStation 5

Microsoft will honor past deals made by Bethesda by releasing Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo first on PlayStation 5.
Ahead of jumping into next-generation of console launch in November 2020, entire video game industry was surprised by a sudden reveal of Microsoft acquiring publisher Bethesda Softworks and its parent company ZeniMax Media.
Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer assures fans that despite recent buyout, Microsoft will be honoring prior deals made by Bethesda, confirming both Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo to get a timed exclusive release for PlayStation 5 console.

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Bethesda already had plans for two of the upcoming above-mentioned games to make their console debut on PS5 system even before everyone came to know about Microsoft's latest takeover of ZeniMax via official announcement.
Both games from Arkane Studios and Tango Gameworks were part of PlayStation 5 Reveal Event in June and showcase earlier. Currently schedul…

Kena: Bridge of Spirits Delayed to Q2 2021

Ember Lab studio moves release date for Kena: Bridge of Spirits from PlayStation 5 launch window.

Amidst an ongoing global pandemic of COVID-19, schedule for many highly-anticipated video games are unfortunately postponed due to workplace restrictions but next-generation consoles are still set to arrive for this holiday season.

Revealed during PlayStation 5 Digital Event back in June, upcoming action-adventure game Kena: Bridge of Spirits from developer/publisher Ember Lab has now been delayed to Q1 2021, moving its release from PS5 launch window.

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Bridge of Spirits follows an ill-fated path, where its expected launch gets moved back from next-gen console launch period. Coronavirus outbreak has made it very difficult for studios to keep up with their anticipated release calendar.

Ember Lab stated that working from home has slowed down development progress more than they ever hoped for and therefore, they had to come up with decision…

Control Publisher Lied About Ultimate Edition Upgrade

Players accidentally receive Ultimate Edition for Control on PlayStation Store, exposing excuse given by 505 Games for next-gen.

Ahead of first launch anniversary, developer Remedy Entertainment and publisher 505 Games announced Ultimate Edition for sci-fi adventure game Control and sparked controversy among fans for not offering free next-gen upgrade.

505 Games eventually offered an explanation why players across all platforms who already own all content can be upgraded to new generation of console for free but most recently, fans have caught them lying about free next-gen version.

RELATED: Control Won't Give Free Next-Gen Upgrade to All Players

Many who bought Digital Deluxe Edition of Control on Sony consoles noticed briefly having access to newly released Ultimate Edition on PlayStation Store, which fully contradicts with what 505 Games tried to clarify back in August.

505 Games said to have been unable to upgrade existing owners of Deluxe Edition from last-gen systems to PlaySta…

Prince of Persia Series is Discounted on Steam

Steam is offering 80% discount on Prince of Persia action-adventure platforming series for PC platform.

Reinventing one of the fan-favorite classic series, developer/publisher Ubisoft has revealed to have been working on Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake during UbiForward event, which is set to launch on January 21, 2021.

To celebrate upcoming release for Sands of Time Remake and spike fan-interest to one of their critically-acclaimed IPs once again, Ubisoft has deep discounted iconic Prince of Persia franchise from mid-2000 at 80% on Steam storefront.

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For a limited time, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Warrior Within, The Forgotten Sands, The Two Thrones and 2008 rebooted title are currently available on Valve's online store in a promotional offer, until September 14, 2020.

Many of these games may feel dated in terms of graphics but their complex puzzles and action platformer gameplay still has its…

Cancelled Arkham Knight Sequel Game Scrapped Batman Concept Art Revealed

Latest scrapped concept art from a cancelled Batman: Arkham Knight sequel reveals futuristic version of Batman.

Upon cancelling several projects following release of Batman: Arkham Knight in 2015, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive finally settled working on Gotham Knights and Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, revealed at DC Fandome.

After a spectacular reveal of scrapped design for villainous King Shark earlier, concept artist Jerad S. Marantz has recently shared a batch of futuristic Batman art from an alleged sequel of Arkham Knight game that got cancelled.

RELATED: Cancelled Batman Game Scrapped King Shark Concept Art Revealed

Freelance designer Jerad Marantz often shares many of his work on ArtStation and Instagram. Last week, he shared concept arts for a fearsome King Shark and revealed artwork for a high-tech Batsuit from a cancelled game lately.

In a first glance, anyone can mistake it for Flashpoint Batman character art from a live-action movie based on DC Comics crossov…

Prince of Persia Remake May be Revealed at Ubisoft Forward

Ubisoft may reveal Prince of Persia Remake at Ubisoft Forward event next week for possible franchise revival.

For nearly a decade, developer/publisher Ubisoft has been sitting idly on one of their most popular action-adventure platform franchise Prince of Persia, following release of Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands back in 2010.

Ubisoft has announced to hold their next Ubisoft Forward digital event on September 10, 2020 to showcase new games and some recent rumors suggest that Prince of Persia Remake will be revealed at upcoming event very soon.

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In August, a leaked listing for Prince of Persia Remake was found at retailer site, which was quickly removed. It was set to arrive for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch with a primary release window of November 2020.

On latest episode of Triple Click podcast, Bloomberg reporter Jason Schreier casually mentioned that Ubisoft is planning to reveal Prince of Persia Rema…