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Suikoden creator announces Kickstarter for spiritual successor

Some of the key creators of beloved 90s Japanese role-playing game Suikoden are launching a spiritual successor on Kickstarter. Yoshitaka Murayama, Junko Kawano, Osamu Komuta and Junichi Murakami are working together on a new role-playing game called Eiyuden Chronicle, with a Kickstarter set to go live on 27th July 2020 asking for $500,000. Eiyuden Chronicle […]

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Follow-up Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis video clarifies it’s a standalone game

Following yesterday’s Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis reveal, there was some confusion over what, exactly, the newly announced experience was. Sega’s muddled messaging managed to refer to it as a both “brand-new title” and an “update”, but now the publisher has clarified it’s a completely new, standalone online action-RPG coming to Xbox and PC […]

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Fortnite screening We The People x More Than A Vote anti-racism presentation next week

Epic will be hosting a second anti-racism screening in Fortnite’s Party Royale mode – this time featuring Opus United’s We The People x More Than A Vote – starting next Tuesday, 28th July. We The People x More Than A Vote, the follow-up to Opus United’s earlier We The People presentation, is described as a […]

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Infinity Ward issues statement amid backlash over Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone cheaters

Infinity Ward has issued a warning to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone cheaters, saying a fresh banwave is coming. The statement comes amid a growing backlash to cheating in the first-person shooter’s battle royale and competitive multiplayer. Infinity Ward has spent much of 2020 trying to combat cheaters, particularly on PC and the […]

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Wycombe Wanderers legend Adebayo Akinfenwa gets FIFA 20 Ultimate Team hero card – with 99 physicality

Wycombe Wanderers legend Adebayo Akinfenwa is now a FIFA 20 Ultimate Team hero card – and it’s got an incredible 99 physicality. Akinfenwa is an English football cult hero, and is famous within the FIFA community for being Ultimate Team’s strongest player. In FIFA 20, Akinfenwa’s base card has 97 strength, putting him ahead of […]

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What’s actually going on with Halo Infinite’s graphics?

It’s fair to say that the response to Microsoft’s gameplay reveal for Halo Infinite in its July 2020 Xbox Games Showcase has proven divisive – to the point where even mainstream media are reporting about the mixed reactions, but looking at the core rendering technologies on display in the gameplay slice, what can they tell […]