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Xbox Game Pass March Lineup Will Delight Sports Fans

Game Pass is hands down the best gaming subscription service at this point and it’s a gift that keeps on giving, with new games added every month. This month it’s going to be a treat for sports fans with the addition of 5 new titles. Madden NFL 21 (Console) EA…

DOOM 3 Comes Back to Haunt in PlayStation VR This Month

Doom 3 was an outlier in the much loved series, but in a good way. The game had a very different creative direction and the end product was more of a horror game. There’s a very wide spectrum of opinions on the game, while some people hated it, others embraced…

Dark Souls Fans on a Meltdown as Leaked Elden Ring Trailer Circulates Online

Fans of the souls series are desperately waiting for any new information on Elden Ring, a game in development since 2017. The game was first announced in E3 2019 and we have heard very little since. There were rumors of some sort of a reveal in March this year but…

BioWare Officially Pulls the Plug on Anthem

When Anthem was officially unveiled at the 2018 E3, it got a lot of people very excited, and how could they not be? The initial gameplay reveal looked beautiful and it seemed like something with a lot of potential. When the game finally came out, it was just a shell…

HyperX Monitors On the Cards? As HP Acquires the Brand for a Big Sum

The gaming peripheral market is very lucrative but its tough to create a brand that is respected by both enthusiasts and mainstream buyers. One such brand that comes to mind is HyperX, the brand is well known for its value for money products that deliver both on quality and performance.…

Watch Dogs: Legion Online Multiplayer Launches March 9th

Following a delay, the online multiplayer component of Watch Dogs: Legion now has a release date for next month. Originally scheduled for release in 2020, the online co-op and PvP modes will now be out for all owners of the game on March 9th. Watch Dogs: Legion Online The Watch…

Nøkk is Getting a Significant Buff in Rainbow Six Siege’s Next Patch

During the year 6 reveal panel last night, Ubisoft detailed lots of new changes and additions headed to Rainbow Six Siege in 2021. While we won’t get to try much of the changes such as driving drones after death until later on the year, the upcoming Y6S1 patch is still…

Rainbow Six Siege Operation Crimson Heist and Year 6 Roadmap Revealed

After five years of quarterly content updates, Ubisoft has revealed its plans for year 6 of Rainbow Six Siege. In addition to a bunch of new core gameplay features, today’s reveal panel gave us our first complete look at Operation Crimson Heist. Operation Crimson Heist Flores is the first Argentinian…

Rainbow Six Siege Will Soon Allow Dead Players to Control Cameras and Drones

During the Operation Crimson Heist reveal panel today, Rainbow Six Siege developer Ubisoft unveiled a ton of changes and additions headed to the first person shooter. Year 6 of the game is filled with new content in the form of operators, weapons, map reworks, and balance changes. One of the…

Rainbow Six Siege Operation Crimson Heist “Flores” Gadget and Loadout Leaked

Ahead of the Rainbow Six Siege Operation Crimson Heist full reveal panel this Sunday, chunks of information regarding the new operator “Flores” have leaked online. Playtesting for the new update began a while ago, so naturally details about the Argentinian attacker spilled on Twitter. Flores Reputable Rainbow Six Siege leaker…

Iron Gate AB Commences Expansion of its Five-Person Dev Team As Valheim Crosses 3 Million Copies Sold

Launched at the start of this month, Valheim surpassed 1 million units sold in just a week. The success didn’t stop there, however, as the Viking survival game tripled that number and crossed 3 million sales less than three weeks after release today. To celebrate, developer Iron Gate AB posted…

New Crusader Kings 2 Subscription Service Unlocks Over $300 Worth of DLCs for $5 Per Month

Grand strategy game Crusader Kings 2 is getting a new subscription service for all of its expansion packs. Developer Paradox Interactive announced today that Crusader Kings 2 expansions are now available in the form of a affordable monthly subscription. Players will have access to the game and approximately $300 worth…

Outriders Free Demo Launches Next Week With Cross-Play and Progression Transfer

Upcoming drop-in-drop-out co-op shooter Outriders is getting a free demo next week. Ahead of the game’s full release in April, developer People Can Fly has shared a detailed breakdown on everything that is included in the demo. In a detailed Twitter thread, the Outriders studio explained that the demo will…

NVIDIA Promises To Intentionally Throttle RTX 3060’s Crypto Mining Performance, Assures ‘GeForce Is Made for Gaming’

NVIDIA has promised that the latest Ampere-based GeForce RTX 3060 Graphics Cards will remain a preferred choice for gamers. The GPU maker will intentionally throttle the Graphics Card’s performance if used for Mining Cryptocurrency. ‘GeForce Is Made for Gaming’, and not for other purposes, announced NVIDIA. The company’s GeForce RTX…

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War “Outbreak” Zombies Mode Confirmed

After an accidental leak earlier today, Activision has now revealed everything coming to Call of Duty in the upcoming season two update. In addition to the usual new weapons, game modes, and operators, the next seasonal update introduces Outbreak, a “new, large-scale zombies experience”. Outbreak “Continuing the Dark Aether story,…

Dead By Daylight Shares Update on Chat Filter and Colorblind Modes

Last year, asymmetrical 4v1 survival horror Dead By Daylight kicked off The Realm Beyond, a project which aims to improve the game in many ways. Four updates later, developer Behavior Interactive put out an update post today confirming that “we’re halfway there”. The ambitious project has to-date done a lot…

Valheim Developer Shares Preview of the Upcoming Updates

Earlier this month, survival and exploration game Valheim launched and has since been the talk of the town. Following a successful launch, developer Iron Gate shared what it has planned for the game in the form of a roadmap. Although details were slim, the studio revealed it had four major…

New Valorant Patch 2.03 Nerfs Reyna, Buffs Yoru

A series of balance changes for agents and weapons are coming to Valorant as part of its latest update. Patch 2.03 for Riot Games’ competitive first-person shooter delivers much-needed nerfs and buffs to Reyna and Yoru, respectively. Additionally, the new update marks the release of Escalation, the game’s first limited-time…

Rumor: Rainbow Six Siege Adding New Secondary Weapon That Fires Explosives Bullets

With the reveal of Rainbow Six Siege Operation Crimson Heist imminent, most of the leaks and datamined information from last year appears to be accurate. Details about the new Argentinian attacking operator Flores and his gadget have been uncovered, though it seems Ubisoft has something unique planned for other attackers…

Valorant’s New Escalation Game Mode is a Gun-Game Inspired “Quick, Low-Stress Team Deathmatch”

Valorant, the competitive first-person hero shooter by Riot Games, is getting an entirely new game mode. Inspired by the classic gun-game, Escalation is a “casual, fast-paced mode designed for fun social play and perfect for encouraging players to practice with new weapons” that will be available for free with patch…

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Latest Free Update Upgrades UK and Ireland

After a minor delay, Microsoft Flight Simulator’s World Update is out now for free. Initially scheduled for release last month, the highly-anticipated upgrade to United Kingdom and Ireland was delayed to between February 9th and February 11th. Although the team missed that window by a little bit, the new update…

Rainbow Six Siege Heads Into Year 6 With Operation Crimson Heist

Closing out year 5, Rainbow Six Siege just got its first teaser for the next operation. As with all seasonal updates, our first teaser is a short look at the new operator that is coming with Operation Crimson Heist, check it out: Getting the job done can sometimes require a…

Rainbow Six “Parasite” is Actually a Placeholder, Official Name to be Revealed Soon

Update A statement from Ubisoft to PCGamesN confirms that Parasite is merely a placeholder, though a name change is coming. “While we recently shared that we will be changing the name of Rainbow Six Quarantine, ‘Parasite’ is only a placeholder that our internal teams use. Recently, we ran an internal…

Why Google is Unlikely to Kill Stadia Anytime Soon

Google has a rapport for killing many of its products, we all know the big ones but the list really is endless. With the recent closure of all First Party Stadia game studios, many people hypothesize, this is beginning of the end for Stadia. The cloud gaming service from google…

Qualcomm Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System Can Offer 10Gbps Connection Speeds

Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System for smartphones and mobile computing devices. It’s the company’s fourth-generation 5G modem, and the first one to potentially breach 10 Gbps speeds. After Snapdragon X50, X55, and X60, Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon X65 5G Modem. However, alongside the X65, the…