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‘Don’t complain if there’s no sequel if you didn’t buy it full price’ says Days Gone developer

Days Gone director John Garvin has responded to the unraveling story about Days Gone 2.The writer and creative director of Days Gone took to David Gaffe’s podcast to state that players shouldn’t “complain if a game doesn’t get a sequel” if they didn’t buy it “at fucking full price”.“I do have an opinion on something that your audience may find of interest, and it might piss some of them off,” Garvin said on the podcast (thanks, VGC). “If you love a game, buy it at fucking full price. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve seen gamers say ‘yeah,…

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The best PS5 external hard drives to pick up right now

If you have a PlayStation 5, congrats! I’m sure you know that they’ve been difficult to get. The future isn’t all roses, either, because with only 1TB of storage, you might find yourself running out of space quickly. But, there are easy solutions with some of the best PS5 external hard drives below! Best PS5 external hard drive overall Cheapest PS5 external hard drive Fastest PS5 external drive Best PS5 external hard drive overallWhen you need to keep your data safe, you really can’t go wrong with Western Digital, or WD. They’re reliable, affordable, and generally come in a huge…

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Deathloop Delayed To September

Arkane’s Deathloop has been delayed to September 14, the studio announced on Twitter this morning. The game was originally set to release May 21.“We’ll be using this extra time to accomplish our goal: create a fun, stylish, and mind-bending player experience,” the studio wrote. “We apologize for the extended wait and thank you all for your passion and excitement.”In a video attached to the announcement, game director Dinga Bakaba and art director Sebastien Mitton call the delay a “very hard decision” and explain that “we need to do everything we can to ensure the health and safety of everyone at…

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Cinematic survival shooter Abandoned coming to PS5 later this year

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 8 April 2021 08:58 GMT Blue Box Game Studios has announced that its first-person survival shooter, Abandoned,  will be landing on the PlayStation 5 later this year.In a new post over on the PlayStation Blog, the Dutch developer explains the premise of the photo-realistic game and outlines what players can expect from the “cinematic, first-person horror survival shooter set in a highly detailed open world environment” that runs at 60fps in 4K.“The story is centred around Jason Longfield, who wakes up in a strange forest,” writes Hasan Kahraman, game director at Blue Box Game Studios. “Abandoned and not…

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Check out 15 minutes of Outriders pyromancer gameplay

By Dorrani Williams, Thursday, 1 April 2021 12:42 GMT See what it’s like to play as the pyromancer in People Can Fly’s brand-new shooter.Outriders, the co-op class-based shooter from Square Enix and People Can Fly, is out now, but you might be wondering how the final game shaped up. We’ve been playing the game for a bit and have captured some footage from beyond the demo.In the video above you can see Outriders gameplay as a pyromancer – the class that uses fire to obliterate enemies. It’s pretty neat. There are three other character types to choose from, which we’ve…

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PS5 DualSense teardown estimates ‘417 hour life’, reveals causes of drift

Have you suffered from PlayStation 5 DualSense controller drift? A new teardown may have revealed why it keeps happening.A new video from iFixit – a veteran channel that’s been taking tech apart and examining how it works for years – shows a PlayStation 5 DualSense teardown that unearths why the new pad may be doomed to drift issues.iFixit claims that PlayStation, Nintendo, and Xbox controllers have “a long history of predictable, preventable issues” thanks to stock joystick hardware in their pads.As per the video below, the DualShock 4, the Xbox One, and Xbox One Elite controllers “could easily exceed their operating life in just…

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Crash Bandicoot 4 Comes To PS5, Xbox Series X|S And Switch March 15

The excellent if a bit sadistic Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time is about to get two upgrades and hopefully not too much of a downgrade on March 15, when the game launches for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Nintendo Switch. Activision announced the next-gen and friend releases this morning, along with a PC version coming to Blizzard’s Battle.net later this year. Whose ready for Crash Bandicoot running at 4K, 60 frames-per-second? That’s what Activision and developer Toys for Bob are delivering to the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles (upscaled on the Series S, of course), along with…

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God of War PS5 patch drops tomorrow, adds default 60fps/4K mode

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 1 February 2021 20:05 GMT Sony’s Santa Monica Studio has announced that 2018’s PlayStation 4 exclusive, God of War, will be getting a dedicated PS5 patch on February 2.Sony Santa Monica published a new statement on its website announcing that God of War is getting a free patch that “replaces the current video graphics mode option” with a new default setting that will “offer the best of both performance and resolution to our PlayStation 5 players”.“On the PlayStation 4 Pro version of God of War (2018), you have a choice between two graphics modes: one that favors…

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The Last of Us Part 2 may be getting a PS5 patch, according to industry insider

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 28 January 2021 12:08 GMT The Last of Us Part 2 may be getting a dedicated PlayStation 5 patch in the not-too-distant future, according to one industry insider with a decent track record.Naughty Dog’s 2020 survival horror hit may be due to get a PS5 patch, according to someone with a recent history of reliable news leaks. ResetEra forum member Navtra replied to a comment in a PS5 thread stating that “a patch was in the work at some point” for the record-breaking Game of the Year award winner, but they aren’t sure “if it’s still happening…

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PS5 game release dates quietly removed from CES 2021 trailer

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 17 January 2021 11:31 GMT After revealing a suite of release dates for a number of third-party PS5 exclusives during its CES 2021 keynote, Sony has quietly removed the info from its uploaded trailer.Earlier this week, Sony’s CES conference introduced us to some unexpected information thanks to a sizzle reel that included footage from a number of upcoming PS5 games with release dates tacked onto the end of the trailer.Amongst the information listed, we saw dates for Capcom’s Pragmata (pushed back to 2023), Square Enix’s Project Athia (listed as January 2022), cat-based indie game, Stray (October 2021), Kena: Bridge of Spirits (March 2021), Solar Ash (June 2021),…

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Coheed And Cambria Frontman Writes Mournful Song About PlayStation 5 Shortages

I want a PlayStation 5. I have tried on multiple occasions to acquire a PlayStation 5. I do not have a PlayStation 5. At the rate things are going, these words will likely be the first in my autobiography and on my tombstone—and perhaps yours as well. It is only right, then, that somebody has decided to immortalize our current, dire moment in song. It is only righter that the somebody in question is Claudio Sanchez, frontman of sci-fi-flavored progressive rock band Coheed and Cambria.

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CD Projekt could face lawsuits from investors over Cyberpunk 2077

By Patrick Dane, Sunday, 20 December 2020 15:28 GMT More trouble for CD Projekt is brewing in the face of Cyberpunk 2077’s release.It’s being reported that several investors of CD Projekt are eyeing up a move to potentially sue CD Projekt over its handling of the release of Cyberpunk 2077.It’s been a historically rough time for the company since it released the game the other week. What should have been a time of celebration has turned into an ever-growing pile of complaints from all corners. It’s seen the game pulled from PlayStation stores and a mass of refunds requests, especially…

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Space Force soldier demoted after skipping training in order to get a PS5

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 17 December 2020 14:48 GMT A soldier in the United States’ always controversial Space Force has been demoted for ditching drills in order to acquire a PS5, a document has revealed.Remember the USSF? That is, the United States Space Force, the Trump-backed space service branch of the U.S. Armed Forces that attracted ridicule and parody when it was established in December last year? Well, it’s making headlines again.This time, it’s because a member of the force turned up 30 minutes late for a fitness lesson after he was apparently out scouring nearby Target stores in search of…

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Cyberpunk 2077 cheats on PC are unlocked with this mod

Cyberpunk 2077’s console commands are now at your whims.One of the joys of a game like Cyberpunk 2077 is getting lost in its world. Experiencing the crafted experience and sinking tens of hours into a bustling open world certainly can be an intoxicating experience.However, sometimes you just want to break that world, too. Cheats and mods often allow players full control to mess with a game to their whims, like a child in their sandbox. Cyberpunk 2077’s Night City is one such sandbox begging to be busted open.And now you can, providing you play on PC (via PC Gamer). The…

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PS5 and Xbox Series X/S will be back in stock at Best Buy soon

By James Pickard, Tuesday, 15 December 2020 15:00 GMT It’s been a struggle to find any PS5 stock or Xbox Series X stock right now, but Best Buy will have more consoles at any moment from now.Announced as part of its upcoming 3-day sale, the PS5 and Xbox Series X restock will go live “sometime after 8am Central Time,” according to Best Buy. That time has now passed and the store pages for every console are still displaying ‘Coming Soon’ so you’ll want to keep an eye on them over the next few hours. That refresh button is going to…