Elden Ring Director Says There’s A ‘Small Element’ Players Still Need To Find In Base Game In a revealing interview with IGN, Hidetaka Miyazaki, the mastermind behind the critically acclaimed Elden Ring and its predecessors, opened up about the journey since the game's release two years ago. Delving into his developmental philosophy and FromSoftware's path ahead, he shared that the immense world of Elden Ring still holds secrets yet uncovered by players.
Especially intrigued by an undisclosed "small element" within the game, Miyazaki encouraged the community to dive deeper into the game's lore and landscapes. This hidden nuance, according to him, remains waiting for either a new interpretation or to be stumbled upon through dedicated exploration. The...
Feb 28, 2024
Rise of the Ronin FAQ Reveals Character Creator, Online Multiplayer, And More The PlayStation Store has updated its page for the eagerly anticipated open-world action-adventure title, Rise of the Ronin, introducing a comprehensive FAQ section. This update reveals a trove of details about the game, many of which Team Ninja, the developers behind this engaging experience, hasn't discussed in previous interviews. What makes this even more intriguing is the enhanced accessibility and features of the game that were previously unknown.
Situated in the tumultuous late 1800s of Japan, Rise of the Ronin throws players into a significant historical era as a Ronin. As these masterless samurai, players navigate through a time rife with...
Feb 28, 2024
Developer Behind Silent Hill 2 Criticizes Recent Trailer for the Game Bloober CEO Piotr Babieno has expressed discontent with Konami and its marketing strategies following backlash from players regarding the latest Silent Hill 2 game trailer. Babieno has now spoken out, indicating that the trailer fails to capture the game's true essence.
Furthermore, this is not Bloober's first instance of unhappiness with Konami. Near the end of the previous year, Bloober raised concerns about the scarcity of communication, subtly pointing the finger at Konami for not adequately managing the information flow. Viewers are encouraged to watch the trailer that has drawn criticism.
Feb 15, 2024
In The Latest Trailer For "Princess Peach: Showtime!", Peach Transforms Into A Mermaid, Dons Superhero Garb, And Slips Into The Role Of A Stealthy Thief When we caught a glimpse of Princess Peach's impressive array of outfits in the initial Princess Peach: Showtime! trailer, we thought we had seen it all. However, Nintendo had some surprises up its sleeve we didn't anticipate.
The second transformation trailer has just been unveiled, and it showcases a variety of new professions and corresponding game levels that players will experience when the game makes its debut exclusively on the Switch on March 22. The roster of transformations includes some we were already excited about, like the cowgirl, ninja, baker, and detective. But now, Peach dazzles us further as she dons...
Feb 14, 2024
The most recent update for Helldivers II on the PS5 features enhancements to the matchmaking system Helldivers II has made a monumental debut on PC as the most successful PlayStation PC launch to date, yet persistent matchmaking issues have been tarnishing the player experience.
Arrowhead Game Studios has responded to the widespread complaints by releasing a new patch for PS5, following its earlier deployment on PC. Game director Mikael Eriksson acknowledged that while the update mitigates some matchmaking concerns, they are diligently developing a comprehensive fix, which requires "a few more days" for testing.
Eriksson stressed, "The key takeaway is that we've implemented further enhancements to the matchmaking process. We’re in the midst of finalizing a complete matchmaking...
Feb 12, 2024
Phil Spencer confirms Xbox's dedication to producing gaming consoles for employees For the past week, the gaming sphere has buzzed with speculation that popular Xbox games might soon appear on various platforms. In response to these swirling rumors, Xbox head Phil Spencer took to X with news of an impending "business update" slated for the following week to clarify the situation.
In anticipation of this forthcoming announcement, Spencer convened a company-wide town hall on the preceding Tuesday to reaffirm the organization's dedication to the production of gaming consoles. Renowned journalist Shannon Liao reported that, during this meeting, Spencer also confirmed the intention to bring first-party Xbox titles to a broader array of...
Feb 11, 2024
Reviving an RPG Classic: Geneforge 2 – Infestation Set to Charm Veterans and Newcomers Alike For fans of traditional computer role-playing games, a cherished classic is getting a modern facelift. Spiderweb Software's Geneforge 2, part of the prodigious Geneforge Saga, is returning with a remastered version dubbed "Geneforge 2 – Infestation". With its original release captivating gamers two decades ago, this reimagined title anticipates reeling in enthusiasts of intricate storytelling and deep, strategic gameplay.
The premise of the Geneforge series is a compelling blend of science fiction and fantasy, placing players in a world where life itself can be woven and unwoven. The saga revolves around the Shapers, mighty beings with the miraculous ability to craft...
Feb 01, 2024
Google One Approaches a Milestone: 100 Million Users Embrace Cloud Mastery In a world where digital content reigns supreme, the cloud storage wars are intensifying, and it appears Google has been gaining ground with a key player—Google One—nearing a landmark 100 million subscribers. The tech titan's Q4 2023 earnings call was abuzz with this announcement, accentuating the service’s growth since its 2018 inception. For Google, Google One has become more than just a storage solution; it has evolved into a suite of services that increasingly bind users to its ecosystem.
The tangible benefits Google One offers have been pivotal in its ascension. With starting plans at just $1.99 a month, the value...
Jan 31, 2024
The Florida Joker Is Now Upping His Monetary Demands From Rockstar Lawrence Sullivan, nicknamed the Florida Joker, is escalating his financial demands against Rockstar Games. The heavily tattooed man previously warned that he might litigate against the company, alleging they appropriated his image for a character in Grand Theft Auto VI without permission.
Rockstar has remained silent in the face of Sullivan's potential legal challenge, even after he took the initiative to send them a written correspondence. In reaction to this silence, Sullivan has increased the compensation he's seeking from an initial $2 million to a now steeper $5 million.
In a final attempt to communicate before proceeding with the lawsuit, Sullivan has...
Jan 02, 2024
Infestation 88 features Mickey Mouse as the lead character in its terrifying gameplay In 2022, the beloved character Winnie the Pooh entered the public domain, paving the way for the unconventional film "Winnie the Pooh: Blood and Honey" from the previous year. This release sparked imaginations about the potential unfolding when Disney's iconic "Steamboat Willie" and its rendition of Mickey Mouse transitioned to the public domain in 2024. Now, we've been given a preview.
Ryan McCaffrey from IGN had the opportunity to showcase "Infestation 88," a new episodic first-person survival horror game. The gameplay might ring a bell, with up to four players banding together to combat waves of enemies and contain various types...
Jan 01, 2024
TikTok Tailors a Sleek, New Experience for Tablet and Foldable Device Users Welcome to the era where your favorite bite-sized videos are getting a significant makeover, at least when it comes to how you view them on larger screens. TikTok, the platform synonymous with trendy dances and viral challenges, is branching out to enhance the user experience on devices that boast a little more screen real estate: tablets and foldables.
In the heart of innovation, TikTok's latest update is more than a subtle tweak. It's a transformation that caters to the user's eyes and fingers as they navigate through endless streams of creativity. This change prioritizes a cleaner feed, slick navigation, and multitasking-friendly...
Dec 19, 2023
Unlocking Maximum Gaming Performance on Intel Core Ultra Laptops: The 16GB Dual-Channel Imperative The technological landscape is constantly advancing, and nowhere is this more apparent than in the high-octane world of gaming laptops. Intel has upped the ante with its latest directive for the Core Ultra lineup, setting the bar high by establishing a 16GB dual-channel memory requirement for those seeking the summit of gaming performance. This move speaks to an unwavering commitment to delivering a superior visual experience for gamers and creatives alike.
As Intel ventures further into the realm of high-fidelity gaming with its new Meteor Lake chips, the specifications for optimal performance become more stringent. These processors are integrated with potent...