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Diablo 2: Resurrected Announced

Blizzard Entertainment reveals long-rumored remaster of action RPG classic Diablo II for PC and consoles. Diablo II: Resurrected Announced Earlier in May 2020, reports of a high-definition remake of action role-playing hack-and-slash game Diablo 2 surfaced on French gaming site ActuGaming, followed by a Bloomberg article last month only to hype up long-time series fans. As one of the highlights of BlizzConline 2021 today, developer/publisher Blizzard Entertainment officially announces Diablo II: Resurrected to arrive in 2021 for Nintendo Switch , PC , PlayStation 4 , PlayStation 5 , Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S . RELATED: The Great Ace Attorney for PC, PS4 and Switch Leaked Diablo 2: Resurrected gets announced through a brand-new official trailer during BlizzConline digital event. RELATED: Resident Evil Movie Reboot Release Date Since there has been confusion among fans last year regarding whether Diablo 2: Resurrected a remake or remaster, series executive producer Rod Ferg

FUSER and Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr on Xbox Free Play Days

Xbox Free Play Days adds FUSER and Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate this week. FUSER and Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr on Xbox Free Play Days Subscribers of Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate can get ready to enjoy a weekend full of fun as a brand-new lineup of free game trials has arrived on Xbox Free Play Days weekly event for a limited time on Xbox consoles. Log into your account and visit Microsoft Store starting from February 18, 12:01 AM PST/3:01 AM EST for getting access to download FUSER and Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr until February 21, 11:59 PM PST/2:59 AM EST. RELATED: The Great Ace Attorney for PC, PS4 and Switch Leaked Play from a massive library of songs of all genres and mix them up to create your own tune in rhythm game FUSER . Customize a unique look for yourself as a DJ and share your own freestyle music with your friends and people online. Set within sci-fi world of Warhammer 40,000 , acti

Electronic Arts to Decide Future of Anthem This Week

Future of Anthem will be decided soon after Electronic Arts review its overall progress later this week. Electronic Arts to Decide Future of Anthem This Week Despite being one of the most-anticipated games of 2019, multiplayer action role-playing game Anthem from developer BioWare and publisher Electronic Arts had a disappointing launch and failed to live up to player expectations. Electronic Arts will be having a meeting this week to officially decide whether they will continue trying to improve " Anthem 2.0 " reboot or to entirely give up on a planned overhaul altogether, according to report from industry insider. RELATED: Judgment Coming to PS5, Stadia and Xbox Series X Bloomberg reporter Jason Schreier has reportedly talked to a number of studio stuff recently, who chose to remain anonymous and reveals that EA executives will evaluate current state of Anthem Next to decide their next move. Following a piss-poor reception at launch, BioWare assembled a small team t

Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2 Won't Be Coming Soon in 2021

Activision/Blizzard fourth quarter earnings call reveals Diablo IV and Overwatch 2 won't be released in 2021. Diablo IV and Overwatch 2 Won't Be Coming in 2021 Fans that were waiting for a release date reveal for highly-anticipated Diablo IV and Overwatch 2 this year will have to wait furthermore since none of them are coming in 2021, according to a recent earnings call of Activision / Blizzard . In their fourth quarter earnings call, Activision / Blizzard stated that they have made some major progress in development. There are some other key intellectual properties currently in works to launch throughout next year and beyond. RELATED: Judgment Coming to PS5, Stadia and Xbox Series X Following huge success of Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy and Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2 , another remastered title is coming soon. A rumor from last month hints that a Diablo II Remake is under development at Vicarious Visions . Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2 are both follow-up sequel of

For The King and Metro Last Light: Redux Free on Epic Store Now

Epic Games Store is giving away free copies of For The King and Metro Last Light: Redux for this week. For The King and Metro Last Light: Redux Free on Epic Store Now Ever since launch back in 2018, Epic Games has been driving players on PC platform to their digital distribution storefront Epic Games Store once a week to collect their giveaway titles as part of a long-running promotional campaign. As revealed earlier, Epic Store is adding PC version of 2018 strategic role-playing game For The King and post-apocalyptic horror shooter Metro Last Light: Redux to claim it and own forever until February 11, 9:00 AM PT/12:00 PM EDT. RELATED: Judgment Coming to PS5, Stadia and Xbox Series X Rather than getting into a deep narrative lore, For The King by developer IronOak Games and publisher Curve Digital explores various aspects of Roguelike genre into its gameplay mechanics while using a slot system to engage in combat. Last Light: Redux is definitive version of 2013 first-person

Diablo 2 Remake Reportedly in Development by Vicarious Visions

Vicarious Visions is reportedly working on a high-definition remake of Diablo II after joining Blizzard Entertainment. Diablo 2 Remake Reportedly in Development by Vicarious Visions In a surprise announcement, known video game publisher Activision officially reveals merging its subsidiary studio Vicarious Visions with Blizzard Entertainment only days ago to serve as a support team for various ongoing projects. A report on Bloomberg claims that Vicarious Visions is currently working on action role-playing hack-and-slash game franchise Diablo , including a planned remake of classic dark fantasy RPG title Diablo II for some time since last year. RELATED: NieR: Automata Player Finds Secret Cheat Code to Skip Entire Game Blizzard reportedly had Team 1 working on development of projects like Heroes of the Storm , StarCraft: Remastered , StarCraft II and Warcraft III: Reforged before assigning them for highly-anticipated Diablo 2 Remake until last year. After a disastrous launch, Re

Overpass, Pathfinder: Kingmaker and Warhammer: Chaosbane on Xbox Free Play Days

Free Play Days adds Overpass, Pathfinder: Kingmaker and Warhammer: Chaosbane for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate this weekend. Overpass, Pathfinder: Kingmaker and Warhammer: Chaosbane on Xbox Free Play Days Start your fun-filled weekend with Xbox Free Play Days event and get a taste of its latest lineup of free game trials with Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership while sitting at home on your Xbox family of consoles. Head over to Microsoft Store after signing into your account from January 7, 12:01 AM PDT to start playing Overpass , Pathfinder: Kingmaker Definitive Edition and Warhammer: Chaosbane for free up until January 10, 11:59 PM PDT. RELATED: NieR: Automata Player Finds Secret Cheat Code to Skip Entire Game Moving away from usual motor racing genre tropes, Overpass takes you to an off-road ride on buggies and quads across challenging tracks, where you are to learn how to drive over extreme obstacles instead of relying on sheer speed. Definitive Edi

Kingdom Come: Deliverance Switch Release Rumor Denied by Developer

Warhorse Studios denies rumor of a Nintendo Switch version release for Kingdom Come: Deliverance despite leaks. Kingdom Come: Deliverance Switch Release Rumor Denied by Developer Only a day ago, a listing for Nintendo Switch version of 2018 action role-playing game Kingdom Come: Deliverance Royal Edition has been spotted by a Reddit user most recently on upcoming release index of Nintendo Japan 's website. A source within developer Warhorse Studios points out lately that reports of a Switch port for KCD: Royal Edition is merely a rumor and someone may have accidently listed it on Nintendo 's site regardless of any official plans just yet. RELATED: The Sinking City is Back on Stores PR manager Tobi Stolz-Zwilling on behalf of Warhorse Studios reveals that an alleged listing of KCD Switch release for February 18, 2021 was actually an error and apologized on social media as they are not sure who posted it out there. One person pointed out that neither official accounts of

NieR: Automata Player Finds Secret Cheat Code to Skip Entire Game

Final secret of NieR: Automata has been found nearly 4 years after release, which lets you skip to ending. NieR: Automata Player Finds Secret Cheat Code to Skip Entire Game More than three years after launch in February 2017, action role-playing game NieR: Automata from developer Platinum Games and publisher Square Enix has officially managed to sell over 5 million copies worldwide by December 2020. In less than a week after reaching a major sales milestone lately, a well hidden secret was found within 2017 sequel of NieR nearly four years of initial release, in form of an in-game cheat code that allows you to skip directly to final ending. RELATED: Resident Evil Village Character and Plot Details Leaked There has been an abundance of Easter eggs and hidden secrets in Automata that many players have already unlocked. However, it was teased by developers a few years ago a "final secret" is yet to be discovered by anyone until recently. Fans kept digging for what else ther

Kingdom Come: Deliverance May Come to Switch Next Month

An accidental listing of Kingdom Come: Deliverance Royal Edition reveals a Nintendo Switch version is coming soon. Kingdom Come: Deliverance May Come to Switch Next Month Successfully crowdfunding from Kickstarter campaign, 2018 action role-playing game Kingdom Come: Deliverance from developer Warhorse Studios and publisher Deep Silver invites players to a story-driven adventure in medieval era. An accidental listing for Kingdom Come: Deliverance Royal Edition was spotted on release index of official Nintendo Japan website lately, hinting at a potential Nintendo Switch port that clearly aligns with a report from Famitsu magazine. RELATED: Halo Infinite Devs Denies Rumors of Xbox One Version Cancellation A user on Reddit found a KCD: Royal Edition listing on upcoming release schedule of Nintendo Japan . Set to arrive on February 18, 2021, Switch version of KC: Deliverance will be distributed within the region by publisher DMM Games . Japanese video game magazine Famitsu repor

Bethesda Teases Elder Scrolls 6 Location

Possible location for The Elder Scrolls VI, highly-anticipated upcoming open-world action RPG has been teased by Bethesda. Bethesda Teases Possible Location for The Elder Scrolls VI Ever since an official announcement for upcoming action role-playing game The Elder Scrolls VI with a brief teaser video during E3 2018 event, developer/publisher Bethesda Softworks didn't share any development update till date. After being quiet for long, Bethesda may have started teasing a possible location for The Elder Scrolls 6 lately. Fans were teased with a cryptic Tweet on New Year's Eve that features a map of Skyrim province, hinting at TES VI location. RELATED: Capcom to Launch Resident Evil Online Portal in Early 2021 People who already played 2011 open-world action RPG title The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim quickly recognized a few obvious details like two candles placed on province of Hammerfell, which is a potential site for next Elder Scrolls game. Due to Bethesda remaining silent

Elden Ring Reportedly is Like Dark Souls With Larger Map

Newly leaked report claims that Elden Ring is more like Dark Souls series but with "much larger" maps. Elden Ring Reportedly is Like Dark Souls With Larger Map Ever since an official reveal during E3 2019 , upcoming action role-playing game Elden Ring from developer From Software and publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment has yet to share a launch window or any development update. A recently emerging leak reveals that the widely-anticipated dark fantasy title will feature much larger maps than Dark Souls series, much to the delight of "Soulsborne" players but still remains a rumor without official confirmation. RELATED: Bethesda Teases Possible Location for The Elder Scrolls 6 Alleged leaker Okami13_ has revealed that forthcoming From Software game to have gameplay style similar to Dark Souls franchise but players will be exploring a much bigger map with day-night cycle and dynamic weather system. Okami13_ also claims that Elden Ring to take place in a "No

PlayStation Plus Free Games for January 2021

PlayStation Plus will add Greedfall and Shadow of the Tomb Raider to PS4 free games lineup, Maneater for PS5 in January 2021. PlayStation Plus Free Games for January 2021 Closing down a pandemic-ridden year for good, Sony Interactive Entertainment reveals a brand-new lineup of PlayStation Plus to start 2021. These freebies will become available on January 5, 2021, for PlayStation 4 and next-gen console. PS Plus members are to get access to action role-playing game GreedFall and action-adventure title Shadow of the Tomb Raider . Owners of PlayStation 5 can also get their hands on Maneater , popular shark RPG from Tripwire Interactive . RELATED: Hades Adds PC Cross-Save on Nintendo Switch Taking place in a 17th century fantasy setting; GreedFall is an action RPG experience by Spiders and Focus Home Interactive that sends you to Teer Fradee, a remote island of secrets that has been invaded by foreigners to discover fate. A third entry into origin trilogy, 2018 action-adventure ga

Torchlight 2 Free on Epic Games Store Now! Again!

Epic Games Store is giving away PC version of Torchlight II for free in 15 days of free games giveaway. Torchlight II Free on Epic Games Store Now! Again! As ongoing year comes to a close, Epic Games brings back annual Holiday Sale 2020 and kick-started daily giveaway madness in 15 days of free games on their digital distribution storefront Epic Games Store for a very limited time. On today's lineup, Epic Store is adding action role-playing dungeon crawler game Torchlight II , which is a returning entry. Anyone can get a copy to own it forever within next 24 hours until December 31, 9:00 AM PT/12:00 PM EDT. RELATED: Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Confirmed to Be Timed PS5-Exclusive Working on sequel to original Torchlight , developer Runic Games and publisher Perfect World Entertainment took major inspiration from Diablo series and originally considered making it an MMORPG but eventually canned that idea. You step into a fantasy open-world and choose a character from four pl

My Time at Portia Free on Epic Games Store Now

Epic Games Store is giving out free copy of My Time at Portia for PC on tenth day of annual daily free games giveaway. My Time at Portia Free on Epic Games Store Now Inviting ongoing season of giving with open arms, Epic Games recently launched annual Holiday Sale 2020 on their digital distribution storefront Epic Games Store while bringing back year-end daily promotional giveaway for everyone. Epic Store is offering up PC version of simulation role-playing game My Time at Portia in today's lineup. Anyone interested can jump in and grab a free copy to own forever within 24 hours until December 27, 9:00 AM PT/12:00 PM EDT. RELATED: Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Confirmed to Be Timed PS5-Exclusive A lighthearted RPG experience by developer Pathea Games and publisher Team 17 , you will be exploring the town of Portia, where you make friends with its inhabitants, begin to raise cattle, grow crops and restore a family workshop. Though supposed to be set in a post-apocalyptic lan

Cyberpunk 2077 Pulled from PlayStation Store, Sony Offers Refunds

Sony is offering refunds for PS4 version of Cyberpunk 2077 and removes the game from PlayStation Store. Cyberpunk 2077 Pulled from PlayStation Store, Sony Offers Refunds Despite many promises, open-world sandbox action role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077 from developer/publisher CD Projekt Red has been a broken experience for current-gen consoles but is running stably on Google Stadia and PC . Following a week-long fiasco regarding a messy launch of Cyberpunk 2077 for last generation of consoles, Sony finally decided to remove the game from PlayStation Store and offering refunds to anyone who purchased CP2077 digitally. RELATED: Xbox Game Pass to Add Control, Dragon Quest XI and More Sony Interactive Entertainment came to a conclusion of entirely delisting Cyberpunk 2077 from PlayStation Network after receiving extensive complaints about quality of CP2077 and came to offer a full refund to any unhappy customers. Sony released a statement on social media before removal of CP2077

Black Desert, Resident Evil: Resistance and Unturned on Xbox Free Play Days

Free Play Days adds Black Desert, Resident Evil: Resistance and Unturned for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate this weekend. Black Desert, Resident Evil: Resistance and Unturned on Xbox Free Play Days Enjoy a weekend full of fun with Xbox Free Play Days event featuring an exciting new lineup of free game trials for members of Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate as the world gets in a festive mode ahead of holiday season. Starting from December 17, 12:01 AM PDT/3:01 AM EDT, sign in to your account and head over to Microsoft Store to play and enjoy Black Desert , Resident Evil: Resistance and Unturned until December 20, 11:59 PM PDT/2:59 AM EDT. RELATED: Resident Evil Village Character and Plot Details Leaked Venture into an expansive open-world for a fantasy MMORPG experience in Black Desert from developer Pearl Abyss as you create a unique saga for your customized character through fast-paced combat action, unlock skills and more. Take stand against a sinister Masterm

Hades Adds PC Cross-Save on Nintendo Switch

Supergiant Games adds cross-save feature for Nintendo Switch version of rogue-like dungeon crawler Hades. Hades Adds PC Cross-Save on Nintendo Switch After successfully completing Early Access period for over a year, roguelike action role-playing game Hades from developer/publisher Supergiant Games saw full release on PC via Epic Games Store and Steam as well as Nintendo Switch . They originally wanted to include a cross-save feature between PC and Switch at launch but it was delayed due to issues at testing phase. Supergiant releases a new update today that allows players to transfer cross-platform file saves. RELATED: The Last of Us 2 Bashed on Reddit Over The Game Awards 2020 Switch owners can now transfer save data between PC and handheld device from main menu screen by choosing "Cross-Saves" feature. Then connect either of your Epic Games or Steam account to launch upload file saves to cloud. Before you start uploading, make sure that your version of the gam

Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Will Get Promised Bonuses Despite Metacritic Threshold

CD Projekt Red will pay developers bonuses regardless of certain Metacritic score for Cyberpunk 2077. Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Will Get Promised Bonuses Despite Metacritic Threshold Eight years after original announcement, highly-anticipated action role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077 from developer/publisher CD Projekt Red has finally launched this week on Google Stadia , PC , PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms. Despite best efforts from studio staffs, CP2077 suffered a buggy launch and CDPR executives have decided to give developers bonus pay even if it fails to meet Metacritic score, according to a recent industry report from Jason Schreier . RELATED: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone: Season 1 Story Trailer Due to negative fan reception for a messy launch of Cyberpunk 2077 , studio executives at CD Projekt Red have taken responsibility by changing pay structure and giving developers bonuses regardless of meeting Metacritic threshold. It appears that, CDPR developers were promised bon

Cyberpunk 2077 Already Recouped Development Cost

CD Projekt Red has already made more than entire development cost of Cyberpunk 2077 from pre-orders at launch. Cyberpunk 2077 Already Recouped Development Cost Fans have been waiting for eight-long year for action role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077 to be released since it was announced by developer/publisher CD Projekt Red back in 2012, before The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt even came out. Fast forward to present day, CP2077 has launched successfully across all major platforms via digital and retail outlets, already recouping full development and marketing costs, including other expenditures in just one day at launch. RELATED:  Black Ops Cold War and Warzone: Season 1 Story Trailer CDPR has gone through an extensive development cycle and several delays for Cyberpunk 2077 , pushing its scheduled release multiple times. There are still a number of bugs, frame rate drops and performance issues on PS4 and Xbox One . Despite widespread technical problems, CP2077 is doing very well in terms of