e3 2021

  1. Alex Wright

    News Dead Space reimagining in the works at EA Motive

    Dead Space reimagining is in the works at EA Motive, according to a number of reports. Back in March, on Jeff Grubb's YouTube show, Grubb said that EA Motive was working on “an established IP,” recently claiming that “we’re going to see it… if we’re not dead first.” Eurogamer’s Tom Phillips...
  2. Alex Wright

    News Sea of Thieves A Pirate's Life gameplay now available

    Sea of Thieves A Pirate’s Life gameplay is now available to watch, as part of an extended showcase shown off by developer Rare and Microsoft. The new trailer, below, showcases the free expansion, coming on 22 June. A Pirate’s Life will take place across five tales alongside additional...
  3. Alex Wright

    News Xbox Games Showcase Extended offers deep dives into upcoming games

    Xbox Game Showcase Extended event will offer deep dives into a host of upcoming Xbox games, Microsoft has confirmed. The event will take place at 10am PT / 1pm ET / 6pm BST on Thursday, 17 June. Xbox said: This means that we'll get a look at Halo Infinite, Age of Empires 4, Forza Horizon 5...
  4. Alex Wright

    News Super Smash Bros Ultimate next fighter is Tekken's Kazuya

    Super Smash Bros Ultimate next fighter to join its roster is Kazuya Mishima from the Tekken fighting game franchise. The Tekken fighter will be available as part of the Fighters Pass Vol 2 expansion, which also includes Min Min from Arms, Steve & Alex from Minecraft, Sephiroth from Final...
  5. Alex Wright

    News Advance Wars 1 + 2 Re-Boot Camp coming to Switch in December

    Advance Wars 1 + 2 Re-Boot Camp is a two-game bundle of Advance Wars remakes, coming to Nintendo Switch in December, Nintendo has announced. Nintendo said: Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp heads to the Nintendo Switch on 3 December. Pre-orders are now available via the Nintendo eShop.
  6. Alex Wright

    News ESA's 'Most Anticipated' E3 2021 Awards winners announced

    Entertainment Software Associaton (ESA) has announced its “Most Anticipated” E3 2021 Awards winners. Xbox and Bethesda were the big winners, with honours for best presentation alongside “Overall Most Anticipated” for Forza Horizon 5 and “Most Anticipated Xbox/Bethesda” for Halo Infinite. The...
  7. Alex Wright

    News ID@Xbox gets a total of 38 game demos

    ID@Xbox has a total of 38 game demos available to try now, thanks to a special Summer Game Fest event. The demos below can be downloaded between now and 21 June. The following game demos are available for sample: A Juggler’s Tale (kaleidoscube) Antipole DX (Saturnine Games) Arietta of Spirits...
  8. Alex Wright

    News No More Heroes 3 gameplay now available

    No More Heroes 3 gameplay is now available to stream, as part of Nintendo Treehouse Live that took place after the E3 2021 Nintendo Direct. A description of the game reads: Check out the gameplay trailer, below. No More Heroes 3 heads to Nintendo Switch on 27 August.
  9. Alex Wright

    News Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania is a remake of the first 3 games

    Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania is a remake of the first three Super Monkey Ball games and will be available on PC and consoles from 5 October. Nintendo said: Developer Sega confirmed that the games’ 12-player multiplayer has been cut down to 4-player local multiplayer. Check out the game's...
  10. Alex Wright

    News Shin Megami Tensei V coming 12 November on Switch

    Shin Megami Tensei V is coming to Nintendo Switch on 12 November, the publisher has proclaimed. The title was first announced by Nintendo and Atlus back in 2017. Nintendo said: Check out the trailer, below. Shin Megami Tensei V heads to Nintendo Switch on 12 November.
  11. Alex Wright

    News Mario Party Superstars coming to Switch in October

    Mario Party Superstars offers a collection of Mario Party game boards from the Nintendo 64 era, coming to Nintendo Switch in October. Nintendo said: Check it out, below. Mario Party Superstars heads to the Nintendo Switch on 29 October.
  12. Alex Wright

    News Metroid Dread, a 2D adventure, coming to Switch in October

    Metroid Dread, a 2D adventure, is coming to Nintendo Switch on 8 October. Nintendo said: Pre-orders are available now, alongside a Metroid Dread Special Edition which includes: Metroid Dread ASteelBook case A 2D Metroid franchise artbook Five cards that feature box art from all the games in...
  13. Alex Wright

    News WarioWare Get it Together coming to Switch in September

    WarioWare Get It Together was announced for Nintendo Switch, coming 10 September. The title will be full of mini-games, a staple for the popular franchise. Nintendo’s press release, reads: Check out the game in action, below. Wario was listed as an underrated male character in video games...
  14. Alex Wright

    News The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 coming in 2022

    The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 is coming in 2022, Nintendo has confirmed. Nintendo calls the title “the sequel to The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild.” Nintendo’s Eiji Aonuma said the sequel will not only be darker in tone compared to the first, but it will allow Link to take to...
  15. Alex Wright

    News Microsoft Flight Simulator will run at 30FPS on Xbox, more with VRR

    Microsoft Flight Simulator will run at 30FPS (frames-per-second) on Xbox consoles, though players will be able to uncap the FPS with Variable Refresh Rate, or VRR-supported TVs. The news came following Flight Sim‘s official Twitter account posting details to a questioning fan. It reads...
  16. Alex Wright

    News Starfield is 'Skyrim in space' with help from Elon Musk

    Starfield is "Skyrim in space" with help from Elon Musk, Bethesda's Todd Howard has declared. The title was announced during the Xbox and Bethesda E3 2021 showcase. Managing Director Ashley Cheng described Starfield as “the Han Solo simulator. Get in a ship, explore the galaxy, do fun stuff.”...
  17. Alex Wright

    News Halo Infinite offers Season Passes that never expire

    Halo Infinite will add season passes that will never expire, Microsoft and 343 Industries have asserted. 343 Industries has confirmed that Halo Infinite won’t have loot boxes of any kind. It will offer paid Season Passes instead, giving players the chance to earn customisable options for their...
  18. Alex Wright

    News Resident Evil Village DLC coming, but not any time soon

    Resident Evil Village DLC is coming to PC and consoles, but not any time soon, Capcom has declared. Tsuyoshi Kanda took to Capcom’s livestream to thank players who’ve been playing the title since its launch in May. He also confirmed that the title's multiplayer Resident Evil RE:Verse will be...
  19. Alex Wright

    News Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin PS5 demo corrupting for some

    Update: The demo has now been fixed. Original story: Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin demo on PS5 is corrupting upon installation for some players. Users are taking to Twitter to complain about the same error message when trying to boot up the demo. A tooltip suggests the user to...
  20. Alex Wright

    News Halo Infinite not coming 9 November, says Microsoft

    Halo Infinite is not coming on 9 November, according to confirmation from Microsoft. Yesterday, Xbox Brazil made a post on Twitter, which has since been deleted, stating that the upcoming title will head to PC and Xbox consoles from 9 November. The tweet translates: It’s already been pointed...