Month: July 2020

2020-07-31 13:00:00by Jordan DevoreOh, right, this is still in the works It hadn’t struck me until just now that Diablo Immortal – that not-quite-right, built-for-mobile take on Diablo that we first heard about in 2018 – is still unreleased. I figured it had already slipped by. The latest footage comes from ChinaJoy 2020, and if…

2020-07-31 12:00:00by Chris MoyseGo boom from your living roomBethesda Softworks has released the live streaming schedule for its annual QuakeCon event which, as previously reported, will be going all-digital this year for the first time ever – another industry staple forced to switch things up due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Running from August 7-9, QuakeCon…

2020-07-31 11:30:00by Chris MoysePutting the ‘Battle’ in Battle AngelFledgling studio FYQD has released a new trailer for its action-hybrid title Bright Memory: Infinite. The fast-paced shooter is one of a number of games showcased in this weekend’s ChinaJOY 2020 digital entertainment expo.Bright Memory: Infinite is the final-form follow-up to paid PC demo Bright Memory, currently…

2020-07-31 11:00:00by Chris CarterLike magicIn Paper Mario: Origami King, the evil Olly transforms nearly all of the Toads in the Kingdom into various objects or creatures: it’s your job to save them. Or, forgo that optional collect-a-thon entirely and just save your loved ones. That might be more preferable. Either way, the Toads exist and…

2020-07-31 10:30:00by Brett MakedonskiThese guys need a dermatologist This is bound to be divisive no matter which way you slice it. Battletoads finally has a release date. Microsoft teased a revival for years before formally unveiling a new Battletoads at E3 2018. Jordan went hands-on with a demo at E3 2019 and reported back with the broad (but…

2020-07-31 10:00:00by Chris CarterHere’s the SanctifierI totally forgot Magic: Legends exists! While a lot of folks were clamoring for a Magic: The Gathering MMO, we got this instead at The Game Awards last year. It’s Magic by way of Diablo, which could be all sorts of great if developer Cryptic Studios can clean up the gameplay a bit.…

2020-07-30 18:00:00by Brett MakedonskiA little John Wick with your Sam FisherThat headline is a rollercoaster of emotions. Fans have been waiting for more Splinter Cell for years, and Ubisoft just simply refuses to announce that a new one is in the works. Instead, the diehards will have to settle for a Netflix-exclusive show. Splinter Cell is getting…