Here’s something to brighten up a reigny Monday morning: RimWorld’s free 1.1 update is rolling out to everyone today, and better still, a surprise DLC called Royalty has launched. Don’t worry, it’s not a battle royale. The expansion means some rather glamorous figures can grace your space hovel, as the DLC introduces a new “honour-bound culture wield[ing] hyper-advanced technology”. Despite their sci-fi capabil...

Kojima Productions has cancelled both of its GDC 2020 sessions. Death Stranding developer Kojima Productions is the latest developer to decide not to attend this year’s Game Developers Conference (GDC). The developer announced the news this morning, predictably citing concerns over coronavirus. Kojima Productions previously had two sessions planned for GDC 2020. The first, taking place on March 16, would be hosted by AI programmer Eric Johnson....

The experience of playing Rainbow Six Siege as a solo player could be getting better soon. One of the more frustrating aspects of Rainbow Six Siege, as in any team-based game, is that you sometimes have to play it alone. Unfortunately, Siege does not queue up solo players with other solos, causing them to instead end up in matches with stacked teams. This is a problem Siege developers are aware of, as it’s not a particularly new issue. However,...

Photo: Matt Patches/Lucasfilm A new storytelling picks up the Jedi in the High Republic era Continue reading…...

Click here to watch embedded media Sometimes, you just have an appetite for nonsensical mayhem. Totally Reliable Delivery Service fills that void and then some, as you and up to three friends can become the world’s worst deliverers. You traverse an open world, drive strange vehicles, and haul packages in the most ridiculous ways. We’re Five Games level designer Brent Boehner joins the show to guide Jeff Cork, Ben Reeves, and Joe Ju...

The current season of Fortnite Chapter 2 could come to an end on April 30. The end date for this season, which was initially spotted by PCGamesN, appears in an in-game message when you purchase the Battle Pass. The message refers to a refund policy for the pass and suggests that Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 2 will come to an end in 10 weeks time. While Epic has yet to publicly announce the end date for this season, it is worth noting that Fortnite ...

Thunder Lotus Games, the Montreal studio behind Jotun and Sundered, has released the first proper gameplay trailer for Spiritfarer, its upcoming “cosy management game about dying”. Spiritfarer casts players as Stellar, a ferrymaster to the deceased, charged with roaming the seas and fulfilling the final requests of lost souls so that they may pass on to the afterlife. “Spend relaxing quality time with your spirit passengers,R...

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Overwatch will finally get its Experimental Card mode on Tuesday, game director Jeff Kaplan has revealed. The upcoming mode will enable players to test out planned changes in a similar vein to a public test realm. But unlike a traditional PTR which is restricted to PC systems, the Experimental mode will be available to all players across all platforms and will be focused on gameplay changes rather than bug testing. In addition, progress made in t...

Surprise! RimWorld launches Royalty DLC
Other / 25. 2. 2020

Here’s something to brighten up a reigny Monday morning: RimWorld’s free 1.1 update is rolling out to everyone today, and better still, a surprise DLC called Royalty has launched. Don’t worry, it’s not a battle royale. The expansion means some rather glamorous figures can grace your space hovel, as the DLC introduces a new “honour-bound culture wield[ing] hyper-advanced technology”. Despite their sci-...

Kojima Productions is also skipping GDC 2020
Other / 25. 2. 2020

Kojima Productions has cancelled both of its GDC 2020 sessions. Death Stranding developer Kojima Productions is the latest developer to decide not to attend this year’s Game Developers Conference (GDC). The developer announced the news this morning, predictably citing concerns over coronavirus. Kojima Productions previously had two sessions planned for GDC 2020. The first, taking place on March 16, would be hosted by AI programmer Eri...

Rainbow Six Siege developers aware of desire for separate solo queues
Other / 25. 2. 2020

The experience of playing Rainbow Six Siege as a solo player could be getting better soon. One of the more frustrating aspects of Rainbow Six Siege, as in any team-based game, is that you sometimes have to play it alone. Unfortunately, Siege does not queue up solo players with other solos, causing them to instead end up in matches with stacked teams. This is a problem Siege developers are aware of, as it’s not a particularly new issue...

New Gameplay Today — Totally Reliable Delivery Service
Other / 25. 2. 2020

Click here to watch embedded media Sometimes, you just have an appetite for nonsensical mayhem. Totally Reliable Delivery Service fills that void and then some, as you and up to three friends can become the world’s worst deliverers. You traverse an open world, drive strange vehicles, and haul packages in the most ridiculous ways. We’re Five Games level designer Brent Boehner joins the show to guide Jeff Cork, Ben Reeves, ...

Fortnite Chapter 2’s current season comes to an end this April
Other / 25. 2. 2020

The current season of Fortnite Chapter 2 could come to an end on April 30. The end date for this season, which was initially spotted by PCGamesN, appears in an in-game message when you purchase the Battle Pass. The message refers to a refund policy for the pass and suggests that Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 2 will come to an end in 10 weeks time. While Epic has yet to publicly announce the end date for this season, it is worth noting that...

“Cosy management game about dying” Spiritfarer gets first gameplay trailer
Other / 25. 2. 2020

Thunder Lotus Games, the Montreal studio behind Jotun and Sundered, has released the first proper gameplay trailer for Spiritfarer, its upcoming “cosy management game about dying”. Spiritfarer casts players as Stellar, a ferrymaster to the deceased, charged with roaming the seas and fulfilling the final requests of lost souls so that they may pass on to the afterlife. “Spend relaxing quality time with your spirit passe...

Overwatch is getting its new experimental mode tomorrow
Other / 24. 2. 2020

Overwatch will finally get its Experimental Card mode on Tuesday, game director Jeff Kaplan has revealed. The upcoming mode will enable players to test out planned changes in a similar vein to a public test realm. But unlike a traditional PTR which is restricted to PC systems, the Experimental mode will be available to all players across all platforms and will be focused on gameplay changes rather than bug testing. In addition, progress...