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Valheim passes 6 million units sold, upcoming update teased

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 20 March 2021 13:32 GMT Iron Gate Studios have announced Valheim has hit another sales milestone.Released a little over six weeks ago through Steam Early Access, Valheim has now sold 6 million units. Just two weeks ago, the game stood at 5 million sold.Alongside the news, the team has offered a teaser image of an update currently in the works. You can see the image of the raven below.The first big update to the game, Hearth and Home, is currently in playtesting with bug fixes being addressed.The team is also working on more high-priority bugs and…

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Ghost of Tsushima is PS4’s second-most completed open world game

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 15 March 2021 20:43 GMT Ghost of Tsushima is a pretty popular game for PlayStation 4 players, it turns out – over 50% of players have finished it.According to some number-crunching courtesy of the folks over Ungeek, we’ve learned that 50.2% of players have unlocked the Mono No Aware Trophy in Ghost of Tsushima – meaning that have half the players that have booted the title up (and synced their Trophy Data) have finished the game. That’s not a bad number, considering the game has sold at least 5 million copies since its release in July 2020.That’s a…

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Watch Dogs Legion online multiplayer modes – finally – land in March

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 22 February 2021 17:25 GMT Watch Dogs Legion‘s delayed online multiplayer will be coming to Xbox, PlayStation, and PC in March now that the developer has squashed all those troublesome bugs.Ubisoft has announced that the online mode for Watch Dogs Legion (which was delayed back in November 2020) will be available on March 9, and it will be free for all owners of the game via a free update on consoles and PC.The main sell of the update is four new modes that will allow you to wreak havoc across the game’s interpretation of London, and you’ll…

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Avalanche Studios co-founder sets up new developer Liquid Swords

By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 2 December 2020 17:54 GMT New venture to focus on explosive open-world games.The co-founder of Sweden’s Avalanche Christofer Sundberg is opening his own development studio.In a post on Facebook, the Just Cause maker’s former chief creative officer said that his new outfit would be called Liquid Swords. This firm is set to focus on open-world action titles with memorable moments, targeting next-gen consoles, streaming platforms, and PC.“I’ve taken a one year break from the games business and it was a very much needed break indeed. It has given me time to think about what I really…