Bonk! *game over music plays* Super Mario Sunshine is finally available to play on a modern console thanks to the release of Super Mario 3D All-Stars, and just as it did in the early 2000s, it’s absolutely doing everyone’s head in. As those of you who have played the game will know, a number of
A group of former Skullgirls and Indivisible developers from Lab Zero Games have launched an “employee-owned cooperative game development studio” called Future Club, following resignations and layoffs from Lab Zero last month. In August, a number of Lab Zero devs resigned, saying they could no longer tolerate the inappropriate behaviour of the owner, Mike Zaimont.
With the launch of Nvidia’s RTX 3080 and the imminent arrival of AMD’s Big Navi GPUs on the horizon, now is not a great time to be buying a new graphics card. Prices for older cards haven’t fallen as low as you might expect given they’re about to be replaced by something newer and shinier,
By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 22 September 2020 10:46 GMT Xbox’s unified experience approach is extending to mobile. Microsoft has rolled out a feature-rich update to its Xbox app on mobile. Currently available in beta, and only on Android devices, the new Xbox app brings together Xbox’s various services and offerings under the one umbrella. The
The heavily rumoured Mass Effect Trilogy Remaster release won’t be coming to Nintendo Switch as previously expected, according to VentureBeat’s Jeff Grubb. In a newly posted YouTube video, Grubb – known for his insider knowledge of the industry – briefly discusses the rumoured title, noting that Mass Effect is “definitely not” one of the seven
A new trailer has been released for King of Seas, an action-RPG planned to launch on Switch this autumn. The video shows off some of the gameplay you can expect to enjoy when the game releases later this year, including quick glimpses of its all-important ship-based combat. It comes with the following description: King of
By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 22 September 2020 09:51 GMT Xbox Game Pass has gained over 5 million new members since April. Tucked away in Microsoft’s official press release announcing its acquisition of Bethesda’s parent company ZeniMax and all of its studios and IPs, was the reveal of a new record for Xbox Game Pass subscribers.
Well, that was unexpected. Andro Dunos might not be at the top of your list of must-have side-scrolling blasters from the early ’90s, but it’s just been announced that it’s getting a sequel, and it’s coming to Switch. The original game launched on SNK’s legendary Neo Geo system in 1992, with Visco Corporation handling development.
There have been some howlingly bad opinions on the acquisition of Bethesda by Microsoft, but the assertion that Starfield will act as a replacement for Halo Infinite this holiday season, is perhaps the most clueless we’ve come across.We understand the need to sound relevant, to convince people you understand the business and have an authoritative
By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 22 September 2020 09:01 GMT Spider-Man fans looking to check out the game’s remaster on PS5 will have to start over. The Ultimate Edition of Spider-Man: Miles Morales, which releases in November, comes with a remaster of the base PS4 game. The Ultimate Edition is only available on PS5, and those
Last week, Moon Studios’ highly praised platform-adventure game Ori and the Will of the Wisps got a surprise release on the Nintendo Switch. A gorgeous collector’s edition was also announced (containing both games was announced) by iam8bit, and it will set you back $150. If you don’t want all the extra goodies, though, the good
Nintendo has issued a DMCA take-down on Peach’s Untold Tale, a pornographic Princess Peach game. Going to the free adult game’s page will now greet you with a public DMCA message, saying that “the copyrighted works are Nintendo’s characters and audio-visual works from its Super Mario video game franchise”. The game originally launched in 2012,
During the Super Mario 35th Anniversary Direct earlier this month, Nintendo announced a special Mario pin set would be made available on My Nintendo in the US and Canada. Obviously, it’s a limited supply thing and well, that’s caused some drama. Nintendo recently ran its first wave, and according to multiple comments on social media
Celebrating 35 years by Liam Doolan 33 mins ago © Nintendo My Nintendo in the US is offering two brand new themed wallpapers based on Super Mario 3D All-Stars. Of course, it’s all part of Mario’s 35th-anniversary celebrations. Both wallpapers are available for 50 platinum points each and can be downloaded in twelve different resolutions
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (2018) Nintendo has hit another fan-made game with a copyright takedown notice, although this title is quite different from the usual ones making headlines. Peach’s Untold Tale by South American-based developer Ivan Adler, is a free hentai-style parody adult game starring the Mushroom Kingdom’s princess that’s well…far from family-friendly. Videos of
Hello, everyone! Adam Fitch, Localization Manager here at Natsume Inc. to give you some tips so you can better enjoy the world of Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition Complete! Since most of Beacon Town will be in disrepair when you first arrive, you’ll want to prioritize which buildings to fix that will unlock
This past weekend played host to the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War multiplayer Alpha exclusively on PS4. At the conclusion of the event, developer Treyarch reassured fans that the feedback and data they collected during the Alpha was already being poured into “updates to gameplay mechanics and features, as well as modifications to
Summary World of Tanks, the online game of strategic tank warfare, is launching an all-new season of content, this time in partnership with Mattel and its Hot Wheels brand. Players will progress through levels by earning points in battles. The levels offer amazing in-game rewards to every World of Tanks player, with the biggest rewards
Blizzard has announced their dates for the all digital BlizzCon experience set for February 2021. With this year’s celebration cancelled due to the continued presence of COVID-19, the Blizzard-specific convention had to make a stark pivot with many others like it. According to a recent BlizzCon update, the BlizzConline experience will take place from February 19-20, 2021.
Microsoft are buying Bethesda, or rather their parent company ZeniMax Media. Like a nesting doll, Bethesda themselves are the parents of yet other game studios that Microsoft will also own. What of, say, Id Software? One of Id’s co-founders John Carmack reckons that the Bethesda buyout is a good thing. He says that the new
As the PlayStation 5 console release draws closer, we here at PlayStation LifeStyle have compiled a list of games currently planned for the PS5. Please note that all of this information is subject to change and we will do our best to keep it as up to date as possible. Sony has confirmed 99% of
Take a look at the latest trailer for the upcoming game, available on September 24, 2020 on Steam and Google Stadia. In Serious Sam 4, humanity is under siege as the full force of Mental’s hordes spread across the world, ravaging what remains of a broken and beaten civilization. The last remaining resistance to the
Check out the latest trailer for Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time. The upcoming game features new levels, new playable characters, new abilities, and more. Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time launches on October 2, 2020 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
These ghouls certainly don’t need any more sun, but perhaps your Vault 111 escapee could use a bit of heat to even out those dweller tan lines. Biggo modding project Fallout Miami recently put out a new trailer for their “DLC-sized” addition to Fallout 4 showing some of the toasty new locales you’ll be able to
Check out the big news from The Elder Scrolls Online’s recent Dark Heart of Skyrim Year-End Preview and prepare for all-new adventures, events, and prizes! The Elder Scrolls Online: Markarth During the recent digital event, we were thrilled to announce the conclusion to the Dark Heart of Skyrim epic with a new DLC game pack:
WWE 2K Battlegrounds can be fun on a very casual level for a short amount of time if you’ve got a group of friends to play with, and it’s not quite a disaster on the level of WWE 2K20, but it is nonetheless another in a growing series of misses for WWE video games. Reviewed
Destiny 2 is getting a new quest tomorrow, but this isn’t a journey for more loot or an Exotic piece of gear. The quest will honor Vicarious Visions developer Matt Helsom, who passed away in 2019. Helsom worked with Bungie and Vicarious Visions during the Activision partnership, where VV was instrumental in helping Bungie expand
By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 21 September 2020 20:40 GMT Activision Blizzard has announced BlizzConline, an all-digital, online-only event that will be the alternative to a physical BlizzCon 2020. Earlier this year, Blizzard announced that it would cancel this year’s event – BlizzCon 2020 – ‘in light of all the health and safety considerations’ the company
With the next generation of consoles right around the corner, Xbox has announced its lineup of Xbox Series X/S accessories. While Xbox has touted far-reaching compatibility with both your existing games and accessories, the company is hopeful it is giving players reason to upgrade as the next-gen hardware nears. It all starts with new controllers. The