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Here's a look at the Dead Cells animated TV series' first proper trailer

Published: May 20, 2024 23:52

Last June, Dead Cells developers Motion Twin revealed its acclaimed rogue-like action-platformer was being turned into a 10-episode animated series, and a first proper trailer has now been shared ahead of its arrival this June. Dead Cells' TV series is…

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown's second free update is out today with new modes, a classic outfit, and more

Published: May 20, 2024 16:54

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown, the excellent side-scrolling revival of Ubisoft's beloved platform series, has just received the second of three previously announced free post-launch content updates, this one adding a new Boss Rush mode and more. Once…

Songs of Conquest review - fantasy tactics that favours breadth over depth

Published: May 20, 2024 16:00

When you first meet Songs of Conquest's Captain Xavier Silkspool (a brilliant fantasy name if ever I heard one), his role begins and ends as a boss tutorial for your first main campaign hero, Cecelia Stoutheart. He gives you a little runaround the game's…

V Rising PS5 release date announced, and it's soon

Published: May 20, 2024 15:03

If you have been waiting patiently for the PlayStation 5 release date for vampiric survival game V Rising, I have some fang-tastic news for you to sink your teeth into. Developer Stunlock Studios announced V Rising will make its way to Sony's console…

MultiVersus adds The Matrix's Agent Smith, Jason Voorhees

Published: May 20, 2024 14:31

Free-to-play platform fighter MultiVersus has confirmed the inclusion of Jason Voorhees from Friday the 13th and Agent Smith from The Matrix, ahead of the game going live (again) next week, on 28th May. Warner Bros' take on Super Smash Bros originally…

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 cut ending mystery looks to have been solved after 13 years

Published: May 20, 2024 11:33

What looks to be a previously-unseen Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 post-credits scene has been uploaded to YouTube after 13 years, solving a mystery surrounding unused audio in the game's files, and offering a bleaker coda to the hugely-popular shooter's…

Popular iPhone emulator in legal trouble - but not from Nintendo

Published: May 20, 2024 10:05

Delta, the popular app that allows users to emulate thousands of Nintendo games on iPhone and iPad, has finally found itself in legal hot water - but not from Nintendo itself. Instead, Delta's developers were accused of copying their app's icon from…

This fan-made Mario Builder 64 game looks spectacular

Published: May 20, 2024 10:04

Fans have released Mario Builder 64, a PC toolbox to create levels based on the N64 classic. Where Nintendo's own Super Mario Maker games allow players to create 2D courses using NES, SNES and modern visuals, Mario Builder 64 allows for 3D courses filled…

Tesla pulls Steam from new vehicles as its new "gaming computer is no longer capable of playing Steam games"

Published: May 19, 2024 17:46

Less than 18 months after it was first rolled out, Tesla is allegedly pulling Steam support from its vehicles.Back in December 2022, Tesla confirmed games like Cuphead, Sonic, and Cyberpunk 2077 could be played as part of a native beta Steam app in the…

Palworld to announce "long-awaited features" next month

Published: May 19, 2024 16:30

Palworld developer Pocketpair wants you to know it's been hard at work developing some "long-awaited features" that we "don't want to miss".In a statement posted to social media, the Palworld team teased that the viral game will be stopping by at next…

Stardew Valley's cookbook is here, and it "brings the Valley's incredible flavours to the dinner table"

Published: May 19, 2024 15:26

A cookbook featuring over 50 recipes inspired by Stardew Valley is now available.The recipe guide – which includes step-by-step instructions for delectable delights like Strange Bun and Seafoam Pudding – is written in collaboration with Stardew Valley…

The Legend of Zelda movie is being made in "close collaboration" with the "true genius" of Miyamoto

Published: May 19, 2024 14:29

The live-action adaptation of The Legend of Zelda is being developed in "as closest possible collaboration" with the "true genius" of Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto.In an interview with Deadline, as spotted by The Gamer, Sony Motion Pictures Group chair Tom…

Elden Ring DLC features "fearsome foes of unfathomable power" – and here's one of them

Published: May 19, 2024 12:54

FromSoft has dropped a new tease about the "fearsome foes of unfathomable power" that await us when Elden Ring DLC Shadow of the Erdtree drops next month.The image – which is about as hard to describe as the creature will inevitably be to beat – shows a…

Assassin's Creed Shadows pre-orders are "looking very strong"

Published: May 18, 2024 17:59

Assassin's Creed Shadows pre-orders are "looking very strong".That's according to notable – and often accurate – leaker Tom Henderson, who claims that "no one in the know [at Ubisoft] is disappointed" with the number of pre-orders the highly-anticipated…

Here's when you can play Star Citizen for free

Published: May 18, 2024 17:16

Star Citizen is free to play until 29th May 2024.The free play period – timed to mark Invictus Launch Week 2954 – enables players to download and play the game for free during the event and "test pilot all 87 military vehicles for a limited time", with all…

Stardew creator won't rush Haunted Chocolatier: "better to have a good delayed game than a bad game on time"

Published: May 18, 2024 16:19

Stardew Valley creator Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone says he's "not too concerned with the pressure" of releasing Haunted Chocolatier, saying, "it's better to have a delayed game that's actually good than a bad game that's on time".In an interview about his…

Bonfires are still my favourite FromSoftware idea

Published: May 18, 2024 09:00

Year three, at least, and I continue to play Dark Souls very, very slowly. Actually, that's not true. Sometimes I play in frantic bursts. At others I let it lie for months and months with no progress at all. I'm still relatively early on, deep in a dungeon…

Fallout is coming to Fortnite

Published: May 17, 2024 20:22

In news that should be of no surprise to anyone given Fortnite's all-consuming nature, post-apocalyptic RPG series Fallout will soon be making an appearance in the battle royale game. Fallout is, of course, currently enjoying a bit of a renaissance thanks…

Redfall final update on the way after all

Published: May 17, 2024 16:07

A final update is on its way to Redfall after all. Following the news Microsoft was closing a number of Bethesda studios including Redfall developer Arkane Austin, it was reported the team was working on DLC and updates - including an offline mode - until…

Xbox adding ability to pre-download updates

Published: May 17, 2024 11:10

Microsoft is adding the ability to pre-download game updates before their scheduled release. The feature, which is already available on PlayStation, allows you to download hefty game updates days before their release. Then, when the update is formally…

Fae Farm developer Phoenix Labs lays off staff and cancels projects in significant restructure

Published: May 17, 2024 10:46

Fae Farm and Dauntless developer Phoenix Labs is undergoing a significant restructure, cancelling all other projects and laying off around 140 staff. The studio shared the news in a LinkedIn post, stating that after a "long period of evaluating how to…

GTA 5 sales have topped a staggering 200m

Published: May 17, 2024 09:38

Rockstar's GTA 5 has now sold over 200m copies. This news, said Take Two CEO Strauss Zelnick, exceeded the company's forecast. By its previous financial report, GTA 5 had sold 195m copies - so that's another 5m copies since February. "We are thrilled…

Darksiders developer's Wayfinder ditches free-to-play and online following split from Warframe studio

Published: May 16, 2024 23:52

Wayfinder, the free-to-play online action-RPG from Darksiders developer Airship Syndicate, has been reworked and reannounced as a single-player paid title following Warframe developer Digital Extremes' decision to hand back publishing rights late last…

Take-Two boss claims publisher hasn't shut down OlliOlli and Kerbal Space Program 2 studios

Published: May 16, 2024 23:13

Take-Two Interactive chief exexutive officer Strauss Zelnick has claimed the publisher has not shut down OlliOlli developer Roll7 and Kerbal Space Program 2 studio Intercept Games, despite reports and evidence to the contrary earlier this month. Word of…

Rap star Doja Cat says only "horrible and garbage" players use Fortnite's most over-powered weapon

Published: May 16, 2024 16:44

US rapper Doja Cat has fired off a series of social media posts blasting "horrible" and "garbage" Fortnite players who use the game's powerful (many would say over-powered) Chains of Hades weapon. The Grammy Award-winning artist, whose hits include Say…

Activision opens Polish studio to develop "narrative-based and genre-defining AAA franchise"

Published: May 16, 2024 16:04

Activision has announced a new game development studio opened in Poland named Elsewhere Entertainment. Based in Warsaw with additional resources in the US, the studio is developing a "new narrative-based and genre-defining AAA franchise". It's the second…

Star Wars: The Clone Wars looks to be joining PS Plus next month

Published: May 16, 2024 11:53

It looks like PS2 game Star Wars: The Clone Wars will join PS Plus next month. As spotted by PlayStation Store price tracker PS Deals (thanks Gematsu), the game will release on 11th June and will likely be part of the next wave of classics available to…

After Super Mario Movie stars suggest Danny DeVito as Wario, the Always Sunny actor gives the perfect money-grabbing response

Published: May 16, 2024 11:19

Always Sunny in Philadelphia star Danny DeVito has been asked whether he'd take on the role of Wario in a Super Mario Bros. Movie sequel, after having been suggested for the role by Luigi voice actor Charlie Day and Mario performer Chris Pratt. Day, who…

Ubisoft focusing on open world and live service games, continues to invest in generative AI

Published: May 16, 2024 10:03

Ubisoft will now focus on open world and live service games, as it invests in AI to assist development. The strategy was outlined in the company's latest financial report, which claims record annual sales - in particular for the Rainbow Six and Assassin's…

Ubisoft's free-to-play shooter The Division Heartland cancelled three years after being announced

Published: May 15, 2024 19:57

Ubisoft has cancelled its upcoming free-to-play shooter The Division Heartland, as it moves to refocus its resources on "bigger opportunities". The Division Heartland was announced for PC and consoles back in May 2021, when it was original set to launch…

Microsoft bosses reportedly pushing for no "red line" around which Xbox games launch on PlayStation

Published: May 15, 2024 17:56

A fresh report into the inner workings of Microsoft and the influence of its top boss Satya Nadella has shed new light on the pressure for Xbox to release more of its games on rival platforms in a bid to boost profits. Windows Central states that the…

Assassin's Creed Shadows details "premium" editions, collector's edition, plus season pass with exclusive quest

Published: May 15, 2024 16:41

Following a flurry of pre-announcement leaks, Ubisoft has shared first official details of its feudal Japan-set Assassin's Creed Shadows - including confirmation of its 15th November release date and information on its various "premium" editions, a…

Hi-Fi Rush studio breaks silence to announce one last patch

Published: May 15, 2024 14:14

Hi-Fi Rush studio Tango Gameworks has shared its first social media post since it was shut down by Microsoft last week.In a message on X, the team thanked its followers for their "continued support". It then reaffirmed what Limited Run Games said last week…

Microsoft using AI to tackle community safety in voice chats, but there's still a long way to go

Published: May 15, 2024 12:06

Microsoft is utilising AI to assist with identifying harmful content and ensure the gaming community is kept safe when playing games online. In a blog post for its Xbox Transparency Report, the company reiterated its "advancements in promoting player…

Five of the Best: Shape changes or shifts

Published: May 15, 2024 11:23

Five of the Best is a weekly series for supporters of Eurogamer. It's a series that highlights some of the features in games that are often overlooked. It's also about having your say, so don't be shy, use the comments below and join in!Oh and if you want…

Watch the Assassin's Creed Shadows reveal right here

Published: May 15, 2024 11:17

Ubisoft is finally ready to lift the lid on Assassin's Creed Shadows, the upcoming entry in its historical stabathon series due to launch later this year, and set in fedual Japan. The first Assassin's Creed Shadows trailer will go live today at 5pm UK…

Mario Game Boy classic added to Nintendo Switch Online

Published: May 15, 2024 10:05

Nintendo has added more Game Boy classics to the Nintendo Switch Online subscription catalogue today, including the legendary Super Mario Land. The new arrivals come as Game Boy passes its 35th birthday, and all date back to the handheld system's first…

Sony reportedly shipped five times more PS5 consoles last quarter than Microsoft did with Xbox

Published: May 15, 2024 09:57

Sony shipped five times more PlayStation 5 consoles than Microsoft managed with Xbox Series X/S in the last quarter. That's according to Niko Partners analyst Daniel Ahmad, who's done some digging after Sony's latest financial report released yesterday. …

Behind Infinite Craft, one of the internet's favourite time-killers, its creator wrangles with AI "alchemy"

Published: May 15, 2024 09:00

Infinite Craft is a browser game with a simple premise. You begin with four elements – water, fire, wind, and earth – and combine two of them to make a new element. Water and fire make steam, steam and fire make an engine, steam and engine make a train.…

American Truck Simulator's Nebraska expansion out this week

Published: May 14, 2024 20:30

American Truck Simulator's determined trundle across the picturesque highways and byways of the United States continues this week with the launch of its latest paid expansion - and 15th explorable state - Nebraska, on 16th May. Nebraska was revealed to be…

Ghost of Tsushima PC multiplayer crossplay will come with beta label attached, following PSN debacle

Published: May 14, 2024 16:16

Ghost of Tsushima Director's Cut is set to launch on PC in two days, and developer Nixxes has made the interesting move of stating that the game's crossplay functionality - which requires the much-contested PSN login on PC - will now launch with a "beta"…

Dread Delusion is more than the retro Skyrim comparisons, it's a deep, dark, and nauseatingly good RPG

Published: May 14, 2024 15:39

The first thing you'll likely notice about Dread Delusion is that it's hideous, albeit artfully so; a queasy nightmare of blocky textures and shimmering, lurching geometry that builds its world around the low-poly constraints of 90s and early 2000s gaming…

Fallout 4 mods are broken again following update

Published: May 14, 2024 14:29

Bethesda is known for its glitchy releases. In fact, in the run up to Amazon's TV adaptation of Fallout, showrunner Graham Wagner even reminisced about a bug he came across while playing The Elder Scrolls 2: Daggerfall, stating that adding 'glitches' into…

From superheroes to soap operas: XCOM's Jake Solomon unveils first details of his new studio and next-gen life sim

Published: May 14, 2024 13:00

The games industry is in a worrying state of flux right now. Beloved and storied studios are being shut down left, right and centre; others are having their teams gutted from the inside out. It's hard to know which games and teams will even still be around…

Monster Hunter series has sold over 100m copies as anticipation grows for Monster Hunter Wilds

Published: May 14, 2024 10:08

Capcom's Monster Hunter series has now sold over 100m copies. Monster Hunter: World, released in 2018, is the main driver of this, with sales now totalling over 25m units globally. The game has consecutively sold over 1m units each year since release and…

Helldivers 2 now PlayStation's fastest-selling game ever

Published: May 14, 2024 09:45

The hugely-popular Helldivers 2 has sold 12m copies on PC and PlayStation 5, enough to become Sony's fastest-selling PlayStation game of all time. Thanks in large part to its wild success on Steam, the PlayStation-published breakout hit shifted around 1m…

Sony announces two PlayStation CEOs to replace Jim Ryan

Published: May 14, 2024 09:40

Sony has announced who will replace Jim Ryan as the company's CEO.In a change, the company will be led by two CEOs, with Hermen Hulst and Hideaki Nishino both stepping into new leadership positions.Hulst will serve as CEO of the new Studio Business Group,…