Saints Row reboot developer becomes part of Borderlands maker Gearbox

Saints Row developer Volition will become part of Borderlands maker Gearbox, Embracer announced today. The announcement by Embracer – the parent company of both studios – comes on the same day Volition finally released the “Bright Future” update for its beleagured Saints Row reboot, which belatedly fixes several hundred bugs present since the game’s launch […]

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The Devil in Me leak reveals next Dark Pictures Anthology game to be a sci-fi horror

The Dark Pictures Anthology’s first season will conclude tomorrow with Supermassive Games’ The Devil in Me. As with previous entries in the series, the game concludes with a trailer for the series’ next title – which has already been posted online. However, unlike previous entries to the series, the upcoming game – known as Directive […]

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Pentiment wouldn’t have been possible without Game Pass, says Obsidian’s Josh Sawyer

Obsidian’s Josh Sawyer has said Pentiment never would have been made without Game Pass. The medieval-em-up is definitely something of a unique experience and is the latest exclusive to hit the Xbox subscription service. Speaking to Waypoint Radio, Sawyer said the game was only possible because Game Pass allows for unusual, niche games alongside blockbusters. […]

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NetEase boss blames “damage” done by “a jerk” for Activision shutdown of World of Warcraft, Overwatch in China

A senior figure at NetEase, the Chinese publisher of World of Warcraft and Overwatch, has blasted the actions of an unnamed “jerk” for the breakdown in relationship between his company and Activision Blizzard, which is run by the controversial Bobby Kotick. WOW, Overwatch, Hearthstone, Diablo 3, Heroes of the Storm and the StarCraft series will […]

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