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Sony buys Demon’s Souls dev Bluepoint Games but next game is not a remake

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No more remakes for Bluepoint (pic: Sony) After months of rumours, Sony has officially announced that it’s acquired developer Bluepoint Games, maker of the Demon’s Souls remake. They might not be spending as much as Microsoft, but ever since Sony acquired Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games back in 2019 they’ve been on a mini-spending spree of […]

Far Cry 6 developer interview: ‘we approached it with as much sensitivity as we could’

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Far Cry 6 – viva la revolución? (pic: Ubisoft) Far Cry 6’s developers discuss the making of the game, as one of them reveals the very personal inspiration for one of the key plot points. In Far Cry 6 you’re given the chance to kickstart a revolution. A intriguing premise, albeit one familiar from plenty […]

Battlefield 2042 has no warnings for cheaters – just instant permabans

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Battlefield 2042 – hopefully cheat free (pic: EA) EA is planning to get serious about cheats and trolls in Battlefield 2042, as they also confirm no mouse and keyboard support for consoles. Call Of Duty has never been more popular and yet the series, both the paid-for versions and Warzone, have almost been brought to […]

Twisted Metal reboot underway at Destruction AllStars developer claims rumour

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Does anyone still care about Twisted Metal? (pic: Sony) Not only is there a TV adaptation of Twisted Metal in development but supposedly also a new game by British developer Lucid. With Horizon Forbidden West, God Of War: Ragnarök, and Gran Turismo 7 all delayed into next year, Sony’s upcoming line-up has been forced back […]

Xbox Series X and PS5 stock shortages will continue in 2022 says Phil Spencer

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The shortages will go on (pic: Microsoft) The head of Xbox has warned that next gen console stock problems will last well into next year and not just because of chip shortages. Any hopes that the new year would see an end to stock shortages for the Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5 have once […]

Rumours say Switch Pro and 4K games are real; Nintendo say they’re not

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8K will be the standard by the time the Switch Pro really does come out (pic: Metro.co.uk) The Switch Pro rumour merry-go-round has started up again, with a major source claiming developers are working in 4K – but Nintendo deny it. We’ve been here before. For months numerous, reliable sources have been talking about a […]

Cuphead DLC delayed yet again because of pandemic

Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course

Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course – still not finished (pic: Studio MDHR) Not for the first time, The Delicious Last Course expansion for Cuphead has been delayed and now it hasn’t got any release date at all. If there’s one thing no-one can accuse developer Studio MDHR of doing, it’s cashing in on the success […]