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Consolidation of the video game industry

The video game industry is currently at a very unique point in its history. Microsoft has announced its intention to acquire Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billionJanuary 18. After the many successes of Activision trial and struggles, Microsoft hopes to save the company from its own internal turmoil. The deal “will play a key role in […]

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Video Game Engines Market Analysis, Demand, Share, Growth Estimate, Developing Trends and Forecast 2028

The latest research report on Video Game Engines Market informs the stakeholders about all the crucial factors positively or negatively impacting the performance of the industry to help them take fruitful decisions for the future. It also compares past and current industry scenarios to validate the predictions offered in the paper. Moreover, it elaborates on […]

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Every video game delay that happened in 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you purchase through links on our site. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, video game release dates have become less and less certain. While developers have had time to adjust, working from home still has its challenges, and sometimes release dates are just too ambitious for […]

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DAEMON X MACHINA is the latest free PC game on the Epic Games Store

The latest free PC game available on the Epic Games Store is DAEMON X MACHINE, developed by Marvelous Inc. and published by XSEED Games. Anyone can permanently add it to their library until Thursday, February 3 at 5 p.m., when it will be replaced by the platformer Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair from Playtonic. DAEMON […]

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God of War is finally available on PC

Daniel Alvarez | January 14, 2022 The development of the PC version took at least two years. The time has finally come for Kratos to make his PC debut. Jetpack Interactive and Santa Monica Studio have announced that the PC edition of God of the war – which first launched on PS4 in 2018 – […]

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Ubisoft announces new PC game The Settlers Reboot

Ubisoft has revealed a The settlers restart, release March 17, 2022. The settlers the reboot will be a Ubisoft Original and a departure from the original series. Instead of focusing on building the city, the new Settlers the game will instead focus on its RTS elements. This will surely disappoint fans, but Ubisoft feels confident […]

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Hitman 3 New Modes Revealed, Hitman Trilogy Coming to Xbox/PC Game Pass

Hitman 3 developer IO Interactive is celebrating the game’s first anniversary on January 20 in a big way, starting with the release of The Hitman Trilogy, which will debut in the Game Pass library on Windows PC and Xbox, the studio announced Thursday. The pack includes all three games of the World of Assassination trilogy […]

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‘God of War PC’ game review: Kratos would be proud of this perfect port of a classic

Need another reason to hate graphic card scalpers and crypto miners? ‘God of War PC’ will give you one, with a PC port that looks amazing. When God of War was released in 2018, the much-loved game ushered Kratos and company into the Norse Gods era, and it was unanimously one of the most magnificent […]

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Video game companies should think twice about NFTs

The video game industry is at a crossroads. Attracted by the prospect of easy profits, game publishers and even a retailer like GameStop Corp. seize the opportunity presented by the hottest buzzword of the moment: blockchain-enabled non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. But they should reconsider. Frustrated by weak sales of popular titles, game makers are looking […]

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Weekend PC gaming deals: new aftermarket limbo packs and specials

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. Another year of free giveaways from the Epic Games Store ended with the Grave robber trilogy gift. It looks like the […]

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Scarf is now available on PC

Daniel Alvarez | December 23, 2021 HandyGames delivers its first Christmas present, an amazing adventure platformer. Scarfa breathtaking 3D platforming adventure with a complex setting and surprisingly deep narrative, was released today by HandyGames in collaboration with developer Uprising Studios. An adventure that will clearly surprise you. […]

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Free PC game on December 22, 2021 already unveiled again

Once again, famous leaker Billbil-kun revealed Free PC game for Epic Games Store today, or from 22 December 2021. The video game we can claim in a few hours is Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden. Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden is a strategy adventure game that combines turn-based combat in XCOM with a […]

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Free PC game December 22, 2021 already unveiled again

Once again, famous leaker Billbil-kun revealed Free PC game for Epic Games Store today, or from 22 December 2021. The video game that we can claim in a few hours is Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden. Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden is a strategy adventure game that combines turn-based combat in XCOM with […]

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Square Enix ushers in a new era for PC game pricing

Square Enix could usher in a new era in PC gaming and its prices with their new price hike. The gaming industry has become incredibly lucrative. This, of course, calls for meeting the growing demand within the industry. ADVERTISING The article continues under this ad In order to meet this demand, Square Enix increased the […]

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Rocket League Mobile Game Sideswipe Launches Season 1

Rocket League Sideswipe Season 1 begins now and coincides with the introduction of a crossover event with the original Rocket League. Epic Games and Psyonix announce Rocket league Blow to the side Season 1 is now available to play in the rocket-powered mobile game. A simplified spin-off of Rocket league, Blow to the side has […]

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The best PC game deals for Black Friday

Black Friday’s bacchanal of consumerism typically focuses on physical items – you can’t really market a “doorbuster” for a subscription to your local newspaper. But there are also plenty of digital game stores that are having fun this time of year. Definitely worth a look if you can find some deals, especially if you want […]

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Best Black Friday 2021 PC gaming deals

Did you know that Black Friday is not, as any reasonable person would assume, a celebration of the coal mining country of the West Midlands? It’s actually a big annual sales event that Americans love so much that they spend an entire day thanking it. They have shiny buckle hats and go on pilgrimage to […]

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Video Game Engines Market: Latest Key Trends and Opportunity Analysis

“ Global Market Vision announces the publication of a market research report on video game engines. The market is expected to grow at a sustained rate in the coming years. The 2021 Video Game Engines Market Research Report presents an analysis of the market size, share and growth, trends, cost structure, statistical and comprehensive data […]

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Video Game Engines Market Size Development Trends, Competitive Landscape and Key Regions 2026

New titles of research reports Global Video Game Engines Market Report 2020 by Key Players, Types, Applications, Countries, Market Size, Forecast Till 2026 which studies all the vital factors related to the global video game engines market which are crucial for the growth and development of the businesses in the given market parameters. The report […]

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Warhammer III will be released on PC, Game Pass in February 2022

The list of great games that will be released in February 2022 is getting longer and longer. Today, Sega and developer Creative Assembly announced that Total War: Warhammer III releases for PC on February 17, 2022 – and as the first day launch for Game Pass. In addition to this announcement, the companies also unveiled […]

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‘Where Cards Fall’ puzzle game launches on PC and Nintendo Switch – The Hollywood Reporter

The Independent Gamer is an organized roundup of independent gaming news, landing here every other Friday. Puzzle Where the cards fall Launch on PC and Nintendo Switch From Los Angeles-based developer The Game Band and Canadian publisher Snowman (Skate town), Where the cards fall is a slice of life isometric puzzle game combined with a […]

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A great adventure, leak claims

Information leaked via SteamDB indicates that Sackboy: A Big Adventure will be the next PlayStation exclusive to receive a PC port. Recently leaked information suggests Sackboy: a great adventure will mark the next big Playstation exclusive to migrate to computer. This isn’t the first time leaked details have hinted at Sackboy’s Adventure 2020 potentially appearing […]

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PUBG Mobile is the world’s most downloaded mobile game | Pocket Gamer.biz

Sensor Tower has published its Q3 2021 data collection which covers the period from July 1 to September 30, 2021. Mobile games were the most downloaded category of apps on the App Store and Google Play. Game downloads from the App Store reached 2.1 billion installs, down 8% year-on-year. By comparison, game downloads from Google […]

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Weekend PC Game Deals: Get Battle Rifles, Bottle Caps, and Batarangs

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The next stop on the free train from Epic Games Store was Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse, who […]

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Weekend PC game deals: Check out loads of demos, Warner Bros. specials and more

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. We’re starting things off with the only giveaway that’s happening right now. The last Epic Games Store giveaway this week was […]

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PC Game Weekend Deals: Racers, Sega Specials, Tropico Collections and More

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The Tropic series of city building and management games where you play ‘El Presidente’ of a chain of Caribbean islands are […]

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Bridge of Spirits, an open-world adventure video game?

This week saw the release of Kena: Bridge of Spirits on multiple systems. The game was developed by Ember Lab, an independent studio made up of just 14 people who went viral thanks to their fan animation of The Legend of Zelda: The Mask of Majora. According to co-developer Josh Grier, making a video game […]

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World War Z: Aftermath is out on consoles and PC

Daniel Alvarez | September 21, 2021 Waiting for World War Z: Aftermath is finished! The next evolution of Saber Interactive’s zombie shooter has arrived. Saber Interactive today announced the release of its new chapter in the Second World War series, World War Z: Aftermath. Based on the hit Paramount Pictures film, Consequences is the next […]

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Video Game Engines Market Analysis Report by Product Type, Industry Application and Future Technology 2026

The business intelligence report on Video Game Engines Market offers a detailed assessment of historical data and recent developments to provide reliable predictions regarding industry growth patterns for years to come. Additionally, all projections included in the study have been verified by industry analysts using reliable research methodologies. The study further incorporates several recommendations to […]

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Weekend PC game deals: get a huge amount of strategy and retro games

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. In a rare sight, giveaways are available in the Epic Games Store and Steam flavors this week, with two games available […]

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Among Us Drives Rapid Growth in ‘Impostor’ Themed Mobile Games | Pocket Gamer.biz

Consumer spending on mobile games with an “impostor” theme saw immense growth in the United States for the first half of 2021. According to Sensor tower, gamer spending on impostor-themed games was the fastest growing of all themes, increasing 2,554%, almost 26 times, year-over-year for the first half of 2021. At $ 8.4 million, the […]

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Everything we know so far about the game from the Indian startup; read

Bengaluru-based Indian startup raised $ 830,000 in a fundraiser for a card-beater game called Kurukshetra: Ascension. When converted into Indian currency, the amount is roughly equal to Rs. 6 crores. Studio Sirah is founded by two brothers, Abhaas Shah and Prateek Shah and the Kurukshetra mobile game will be inspired by Indian mythology and history. […]

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PC games weekend deals: get a stealth pack and go on a journey with the Saints

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. Humble released a new game pack this week, a rare sight when a store-wide sale is also taking place. This collection […]

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Townscaper launches on Switch and PC

Daniel Alvarez | August 27, 2021 After a great time on Steam Early Access and an appearance at Gamescom, Landscaper is out now. Landscaper is an Oskar Stålberg and Raw Fury city building game. It is now available on Nintendo Switch and PC. Previously accessible only in early access, everyone can now discover this captivating […]

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PC Gaming Weekend Deals: Explore Tamriel, Conquer Mordor, and Fill Up on Sims

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. Kicking off our special with a game pack again, Humble released the Seven Deadly Sims Collection this week. As the name […]

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Weekend PC game deals: Quake sales and hordes of free events spice things up

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. We start with bundles. One of Humble’s latest game packs puts your strategic skills to the test, with the Big Brain […]

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Weekend PC gaming deals: bundled roguelikes, new picks and more

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. A week after the start of August, Humble is now offering a new selection of Choice games to build your own […]

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New independent Metroidvania Grime releases on PC

Daniel Alvarez | August 2, 2021 Dirt, Clover Bite’s highly anticipated indie action RPG Metroidvania, is out now for PC. The day of Clover Bite has arrived. The independent studio, which announced its next big project on October 29, announced the release of its new game, Dirt. The game is a fast-paced and brutal action-adventure […]

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Weekend PC game deals: it’s raining franchise sales

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. Bundle space grew this week with Humble’s Early Access All-Stars bundle. As the name suggests, this collection focuses on games in […]

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Weekend PC gaming deals: try the Olympics and experience war games

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The latest pack to come out of Humble comes from the vaults of Paradox Interactive. If great strategic war games are […]

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PC games weekend deals: complete your collections and fly

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The freebies you can claim on the Epic Games Store this week are Obduction and Extraterrestrial trading company, who arrive as […]

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Epic Game is a free puzzle game

Free games: you can download these games for free July 04, 2021 at 9:00 p.m. You can currently download a puzzle game as a free PC game from the Epic Games Store. The offer is only valid for a short time and you need to hurry. “The Spectrum Retreat” can be downloaded for free from […]

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Prices for NISA PC games are increased

NIS America, the (shockingly) US arm of Japanese company NIS, has announced that it will increase the price of a variety of its games on PC platforms. This will impact all expected versions of the PC store including Steam, Epic Games Store, Microsoft Store, in addition to Google Stadia. The NISA PC price hike will […]

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Sony acquires Nixxes software for Big Windows PC Game Port Push

In early June, Xbox chief Phil Spencer mocked Sony about its PlayStation-to-PC porting strategy, explaining that “others [Sony] bringing console games to PC years later, not only by forcing people to buy their hardware up front, but by charging them a second time to play on PC. It looks like Sony is working on this […]

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PC game developers still have to pay Microsoft 12% of revenue, but it’s the best in the market

Source: Daniel Rubino / Windows Central When Microsoft announced Windows 11, it announced a new revenue model for app developers. As of July 28, 2021, if an app in the Microsoft Store uses a third-party commerce system, such as Adobe Creative Cloud does, its developer can keep 100% of its revenue. It’s a big change […]

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Weekend PC game deals: immerse yourself in demos until the summer sales

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The Epic Games Store wrapped up its mystery giveaways this week with Control being the last, and returning to his regular […]

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Puzzle game Icky World of Goo gets free remaster on PC – Destructoid

Just in time for the Epic Games Store giveaway The critically acclaimed puzzle game World of Goo is getting a free PC remaster soon. Bringing the game up to Switch port quality standards, PC owners will now be able to play the gooey, gooey game at higher resolutions than 800×600. Much of the artwork has […]

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The best PC games deals at the Epic Games Store mega-sale

The Epic Games Store mega-sale is offering up to 70% off some of the biggest PC games, and here are the best deals available so far. The Epic Games Store has been generous enough to provide players with incredible games at no cost. Last week, the Epic Games Store offered NBA 2K21 for free, which […]

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Microsoft cut PC game sales to 12%: now Valve should do the same

Microsoft recently announced that it was reducing its share of profits on the Windows Store to 12%. Beginning August 1, developers posting to the company’s PC platform will receive 88% of every sale; previously they only received 70%. This change was designed to make the Windows 10 Microsoft Store more attractive to game developers and […]

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Microsoft will soon offer PC game developers a bigger share of sales

PC game developers (including Assassin’s Creed Valhalla) will soon get a bigger share of the Microsoft Store. Sarah Tew / CNET In an effort to bring more games to Windows 10, Microsoft is updating its store terms to give PC game developers a bigger share of game sales. From August 1, developers will earn 88% […]

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Doing It In Unreal: How The Indie Puzzle Game Filament Makes Space Cozy

The filament is deliberately a bit of a mystery. Space age fantasy, comfortable puzzle game, storytelling adventure – each of these descriptions fits a part of what Filament is, and the result equals genius. So let’s start at the beginning. What is the filament? Well, as you might have guessed by now, it’s a puzzle […]

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Blaseball developer will bring ‘slice of life’ puzzle game to PC next year

Blaseball – not baseball, Blaseball – is a browser-based sports game simulation that mixes the great American pastime with unrelated oddities and the occasional cosmic horror. The first season ended with the forbidden book being opened, for example – “Referees’ eyes turned white, the Moab desert was swallowed by a Hellmouth, and a player named […]

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I Am Dead is a charming puzzle game about the afterlife on a quiet island

I Am Dead, the next game from Wilmot’s Warehouse creators Richard Hogg and Ricky Haggett, is the story of a museum curator named Morris and his dog Sparky, both of whom are dead. Their real problem, however, is that they are now tasked with preventing the eruption of a volcano that threatens to destroy their […]