Battle Royale Games Projected to Net Over $20 Billion Next Year

Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, H1Z1, and tons more have all had that sweet, sweet taste of victory in the gaming community with their intricate battle royale experiences. So much so, that many more developers have since tried to replicate that success with their own version of the growing genre. Some are exciting, like the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 'Blackout' mode, while others seemed ...read more

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Microsoft “Investing Aggressively” in Gaming Content and Cloud Service

During Microsoft’s quarterly financial conference call for investors and analysts, Chief Operating Officer Satya Nadella and Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood talked about the current situation of the Xbox business. Nadella underlined that this fiscal year Microsoft’s gaming business passed ten billion dollars in revenue for the first time, and mentioned that the company is aggressively ...read more

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Microsoft Reaches $10 Billion In Gaming Revenue For the Year

For those of you that think Microsoft may be in trouble compared to the stellar sales of the PlayStation brand, you may want to get a good look at these stats. Based on numbers that were revealed with the company’s financial report earlier today, it revealed that it has managed to cross $10 billion in annual gaming revenue for the year. In fact, the grand total came in around $10.3 billion, ...read more

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No Man's Sky Originally Meant to Have Multiplayer

No Man's Sky was a game that had insurmountable levels of hype surrounding it, which inevitably made the crash at launch all the more noticeable. The massively (and we mean massively) open-universe game received record-breaking negative reviews when it first hit shelves, which prompted waves of negative feedback, threats, and even a temporary dev communication shut down. Luckily, the crew at ...read more

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Overwatch is Getting a Free Weekend on PC from July 26-30

While it released over two years ago now, Blizzard’s Overwatch has evolved into one of the biggest multiplayer games on the planet alongside its very-popular eSports scene, and now those looking to jump into the game have a perfect opportunity starting next weekend. Developer Blizzard Entertainment has announced that a Free Weekend will be available for Overwatch from July 26th-30th, 2018, ...read more

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Call of Duty: WWII Gets a Free-to-Play Weekend

Sledgehammer Games is giving PC players the chance to play Call of Duty: WWII for free, but only for the weekend. The free weekend was announced just recently through Steam and Sledgehammer Games’ weekly update and is now live until July 22. It’s just for PC players and only opens the multiplayer portion of the game to all players, but if you’ve still never played the newest Call of Duty ...read more

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Battle Royale Games Projected to Net Over $20 Billion Next Year

Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, H1Z1, and tons more have all had that sweet, sweet taste of victory in the gaming community with their intricate battle royale experiences. So much so, that many more developers have since tried to replicate that success with their own version of the growing genre. Some are exciting, like the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 'Blackout' mode, while others seemed ...read more

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Microsoft “Investing Aggressively” in Gaming Content and Cloud Service

During Microsoft’s quarterly financial conference call for investors and analysts, Chief Operating Officer Satya Nadella and Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood talked about the current situation of the Xbox business. Nadella underlined that this fiscal year Microsoft’s gaming business passed ten billion dollars in revenue for the first time, and mentioned that the company is aggressively ...read more

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Microsoft Reaches $10 Billion In Gaming Revenue For the Year

For those of you that think Microsoft may be in trouble compared to the stellar sales of the PlayStation brand, you may want to get a good look at these stats. Based on numbers that were revealed with the company’s financial report earlier today, it revealed that it has managed to cross $10 billion in annual gaming revenue for the year. In fact, the grand total came in around $10.3 billion, ...read more

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No Man's Sky Originally Meant to Have Multiplayer

No Man's Sky was a game that had insurmountable levels of hype surrounding it, which inevitably made the crash at launch all the more noticeable. The massively (and we mean massively) open-universe game received record-breaking negative reviews when it first hit shelves, which prompted waves of negative feedback, threats, and even a temporary dev communication shut down. Luckily, the crew at ...read more

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Halo Developers Not Interested In Battle Royale for Halo Infinite

With battle royale moving from becoming its own standalone thing, and being added to every popular multiplayer game – Call of Duty, for example, will be adding a battle royale mode this Fall, as will Battlefield shortly after its launch – one might expect every shooter to include one going forward just to maintain some parity. However, 343 Industries, the folks who bring us Halo, at least, ...read more

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Jurassic World Evolution has Surpassed One Million Copies Sold

Frontier Developments has announced that their dinosaur park management sim Jurassic World Evolution has now sold one million copies a little over a month after release. These sales are totaled from both the digital and physical versions of Jurassic World Evolution. Originally, the game released digitally last month on June 12 with physical copies releasing on PS4 and Xbox One earlier this ...read more

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Battle Royale Games Projected to Net Over $20 Billion Next Year

Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, H1Z1, and tons more have all had that sweet, sweet taste of victory in the gaming community with their intricate battle royale experiences. So much so, that many more developers have since tried to replicate that success with their own version of the growing genre. Some are exciting, like the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 'Blackout' mode, while others seemed ...read more

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No Man's Sky Originally Meant to Have Multiplayer

No Man's Sky was a game that had insurmountable levels of hype surrounding it, which inevitably made the crash at launch all the more noticeable. The massively (and we mean massively) open-universe game received record-breaking negative reviews when it first hit shelves, which prompted waves of negative feedback, threats, and even a temporary dev communication shut down. Luckily, the crew at ...read more

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Jurassic World Evolution has Surpassed One Million Copies Sold

Frontier Developments has announced that their dinosaur park management sim Jurassic World Evolution has now sold one million copies a little over a month after release. These sales are totaled from both the digital and physical versions of Jurassic World Evolution. Originally, the game released digitally last month on June 12 with physical copies releasing on PS4 and Xbox One earlier this ...read more

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Rocket League Gets Even More Free WWE Content

If you’re a WWE fan, you might want to jump into Rocket League and celebrate its third birthday in style with some free goods. Today it was revealed that, via a special code, you can unlock even more World Wrestling Entertainment goods within the game. All you need to do is put in RLBIRTHDAY (to go alongside the previously revealed POPCORN, WRESTLEMANIA and WWEDADS codes), and you’ll be ...read more

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Mystery Box Edition Officially Announced

If you are a zombies fan and you were saddened that none of the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 special editions catered to you, then you’re in luck. Today, during their San Diego Comic-Con panel, Treyarch announced the Mystery Box Edition for the first-person shooter and this one is all about the zombies. Just like the other special editions, players will obviously get the base game, as well as ...read more

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Todd Howard on outsourcing future Fallout games:'I wouldn't say never'

Fallout: New Vegas is the best Fallout in the series. Better than 3, 4 and that isometric carry on from a million years ago. Developed by Obsidian Entertainment, New Vegas may also be the last Fallout game Bethesda outsources for third party development. In conversation with The Guardian, company director Todd Howard says Bethesda is in a position now where in-house projects make the most ...read more

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Battle Royale Games Projected to Net Over $20 Billion Next Year

Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, H1Z1, and tons more have all had that sweet, sweet taste of victory in the gaming community with their intricate battle royale experiences. So much so, that many more developers have since tried to replicate that success with their own version of the growing genre. Some are exciting, like the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 'Blackout' mode, while others seemed ...read more

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Microsoft “Investing Aggressively” in Gaming Content and Cloud Service

During Microsoft’s quarterly financial conference call for investors and analysts, Chief Operating Officer Satya Nadella and Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood talked about the current situation of the Xbox business. Nadella underlined that this fiscal year Microsoft’s gaming business passed ten billion dollars in revenue for the first time, and mentioned that the company is aggressively ...read more

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No Man's Sky Originally Meant to Have Multiplayer

No Man's Sky was a game that had insurmountable levels of hype surrounding it, which inevitably made the crash at launch all the more noticeable. The massively (and we mean massively) open-universe game received record-breaking negative reviews when it first hit shelves, which prompted waves of negative feedback, threats, and even a temporary dev communication shut down. Luckily, the crew at ...read more

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Overwatch is Getting a Free Weekend on PC from July 26-30

While it released over two years ago now, Blizzard’s Overwatch has evolved into one of the biggest multiplayer games on the planet alongside its very-popular eSports scene, and now those looking to jump into the game have a perfect opportunity starting next weekend. Developer Blizzard Entertainment has announced that a Free Weekend will be available for Overwatch from July 26th-30th, 2018, ...read more

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Call of Duty: WWII Gets a Free-to-Play Weekend

Sledgehammer Games is giving PC players the chance to play Call of Duty: WWII for free, but only for the weekend. The free weekend was announced just recently through Steam and Sledgehammer Games’ weekly update and is now live until July 22. It’s just for PC players and only opens the multiplayer portion of the game to all players, but if you’ve still never played the newest Call of Duty ...read more

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Halo Developers Not Interested In Battle Royale for Halo Infinite

With battle royale moving from becoming its own standalone thing, and being added to every popular multiplayer game – Call of Duty, for example, will be adding a battle royale mode this Fall, as will Battlefield shortly after its launch – one might expect every shooter to include one going forward just to maintain some parity. However, 343 Industries, the folks who bring us Halo, at least, ...read more

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Pokemon GO Is Teasing the Addition of Gen 4 Pokemon

There s a schism that exists in Pokemon. Diamond/Pearl/Platinum, which marked the fourth generation of the series, was the final time Pokemon games dared to be expansive, willing to let the player get lost within their worlds, chock full of secrets, and hours of content even after the game was complete. After this, Pokemon games would become steadily more linear, holding the player’s hand, ...read more

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Intel announces the hexa-core Xeon E-2100 family

Intel announced the Xeon E-2100 family of CPUs, which are aimed at entry-level workstations. These include devices that were also announced today, such as Dell's Precision workstations and Lenovo's ThinkStation P330 family. The new chip family has six cores, just like the desktop family of Core CPUs, and it's hyperthreaded for a total of 12 threads. The 95W CPU clocks in at 3.8GHz, with a ...read more

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Epic Games Officially Teases Season 5 of Fortnite in New Tweet

After two more than two months, Season 4 of Fortnite is finally coming to a close. While we don’t know exactly what the theme will be, Epic Games began to tease the upcoming season both in the third-person shooter and now outside of it. Today, the developer released a brand new tweet on their official Twitter account and fans are speculating. The tweet shows an image of what appears to be a ...read more

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Nintendo Switch Predicted To Be Top Selling Console, RDR2 Top Selling!

It seems like, in spite of the last few months having seen slower (but still solid) sales for Nintendo’s Switch compared to the mad rush from last year, it is still expected to end this year as the top selling console, at least in the United States. In a new update, NPD’s Mat Pistacella confirmed that the firm predicts the Switch to end up as the top selling console in the US for this year, ...read more

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Pokemon Go has surpassed $1.8 billion in revenue worldwide

We all know Pokemon Go has made tons of money, but and latest estimated figure shows just how much money folks have thrown at it. Sensor Tower estimates total revenue for Pokemon Go has surpassed $1.8 billion, up from $1 billion in January 2017. According to the research firm, worldwide spend comes in at $2 million per day. The majority of revenue is attributed to the US ($607 million) ...read more

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Pokemon GO Has Made $1.8 Billion Since Launch

Let no one ever tell you that Pokemon GO ever died down. While we already know that the game is now at its most popular since the initial rush and popularity died down, the scale of its success can be a bit hard to fathom for some. So, here goes, okay? According to SensorTower, an analyst and research firm that studied the mobile game, Pokemon GO has made a staggering $1.8 billion since its ...read more

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Two Point Hospital Arrives Next Month on August 30

Sega and Two Point Studios have today announced that Two Point Hospital will finally launch next month for PC, Mac, and Linux on August 30. Two Point Hospital was first revealed earlier this year and is a spiritual successor to the classic 90s sim Theme Hospital. For the uninitiated, Two Point Hospital is a business management sim where you create and then have to upkeep different aspects of a ...read more

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Forza Horizon 4 Gets Lots of Gameplay Showing Autumn, Online and Solo

Microsoft and Playground Games showcased a ton of gameplay of their upcoming open-world racing game Forza Horizon 4. This time around the focus is on autumn (following up from summer last week), showing some nice weather effect which include rain and puddles. Perhaps one of the most interesting elements of the whole video is the seamless toggle between the online Horizon Life mode, with ...read more

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Zombies Blood of the Dead Gets First Trailer

A few days ago we got a brand new trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s first two Zombies maps XI and Voyage of Despair, but of course Treyarch isn’t slowing down. Today, during their panel at San Diego Comic-Con, the developer released a brand new trailer for third, and probably most mysterious map, Blood of the Dead. The trailer in and of itself is actually the opening cinematic for ...read more

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Gay Tony Returns to Grand Theft Auto Online in New After Hours Trailer

The bright lights of Los Santos are set to shine even brighter this month as Grand Theft Auto’s Gay Tony returns to the series in GTA Online’s After Hours. Rockstar games is ready to bring a massive update to GTA Online which will allow players to operate a top-shelf nightclub called Tony’s Fun House as a front for their criminal activities. After Hours will feature a torrent of ...read more

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No Man’s Sky NEXT update – here’s a look at multiplayer gameplay

Hello Games has released a trailer showing off the multiplayer for No Man’s Sky NEXT. No Man’s Sky will arrive next week on Xbox One, and a video showing off the NEXT update’s multiplayer has been released. The update includes the aforementioned multiplayer mode, and builds upon previous updates Atlas Rises, Foundation, and Pathfinder. The NEXT update will be released for all ...read more

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Sea of Thieves' Huge Free Cursed Sails Update Adds Skeleton Ship Crews

Sea of Thieves players will soon receive the Cursed Sails update, the largest one yet that introduces ships for three-player crews and skeleton AI that man their own ships. Rare and Microsoft teased the release of upcoming Sea of Thieves updates back at E3, and just a month after that preview, the Cursed Sails update is being teased once again. With a new teaser trailer released along with a ...read more

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