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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.


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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 Max.com.gt, 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…

Immortals: Fenyx Rising Release Date and Screenshots Leaked on Microsoft Store

Ahead of Ubisoft Forward event, Microsoft Store leaked release date and screenshots for Immortals: Fenyx Rising.

During E3 2019 press conference, developer/publisher Ubisoft announced upcoming action-adventure game Gods & Monsters, which was originally scheduled to release on February 2020 but was delayed indefinitely until this year.

Ubisoft recently re-branded the game as Immortals: Fenyx Rising and only a week ahead of its planned reveal at next Ubisoft Forward event, a set release date for December 2020 and a few screenshots got leaked on Microsoft Store.


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Microsoft eventually removed it quickly but not before official release date for Fenyx Rising is revealed to be December 3, 2020. ESRB has yet to confirm a rating for Immortals and players who pre-order are to receive a bonus quest.

Immortals leak has also confirms its arrival on both current-gen and next-gen console family of PlayStation and Xbox hardware. Those who w…

Cancelled Batman Game Scrapped King Shark Concept Art Revealed

Scrapped concept art of King Shark from a cancelled Batman game offers a terrifying sight to DC Comics villain.

Breaking a long-hiatus after release of Batman: Arkham Knight back in 2015, a long-anticipated Batman game titled Gotham Knights was recently announced during DC FanDome digital event, which takes place out of Arkhamverse canon.

Before they even finalized Gotham Knights, there have been one or two Batman projects that got cancelled and a scrapped concept art from one of these games reveals a terrifying look of DC Comics villain King Shark on social media.


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Posting an image of King Shark on Instagram, former concept artist Jerad S. Marantz publicly shared lately that he has created a number of creature design for an alleged Batman game earlier that eventually got canned permanently.

King Shark is a founding member of brand-new Task Force X team in The New 52 timeline of DC Comics, who wanted to become a crime boss…