Month: January 2020

Following its re-reveal last year during Microsoft’s press conference at E3 2019, the western iteration of Phantasy Star Online 2 finally has announced when its closed beta phase will begin. Phantasy Star Online 2’s long-awaited closed beta will finally kick off next week on February 7. The beta phase is set to last for a little
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The next generation of consoles is upon us. Later this year, we will be introduced to the future of gaming with brand new consoles. Microsoft has been much more upfront with the Xbox Series X, the newest iteration of Xbox’s console lineup. Taking a less traditional approach to console launches, it will certainly be interesting
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DOOM Eternal will not have any transactions whatsoever, and cosmetics will be unlockable only by earning experience points. At least that’s what creative director, Hugo Martin has confirmed through a Facebook comment. In a Facebook comment that has been screen-capped and shared online, Hugo Martin has confirmed that the upcoming DOOM Eternal will contain cosmetics, but players
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Developer Daybreak Game Company, previously known as Sony Online Entertainment and Verant Interactive, has now split off into three new development studios: Dimensional Ink Games, Rogue Planet Games and Darkpaw Games. Each of the three new studios individually focuses on specific franchises: DC Universe Online, Planetside, and EverQuest, respectively. With this news comes a possible
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On one hand, we at DualShockers are very bummed that Final Fantasy VII Remake got delayed. On the other hand, the recent swell of attention and news is driving a ton of new and impressive FFVII cosplay. And some of the best of the bunch? New takes on fan-favorite Tifa Lockhart, including a fantastic photoshoot from cosplayer Shade Cramer
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Plague Inc.‘s official Twitter account reported that its site went offline due to an all time high concurrent player count on Steam. And the cause of this anomaly? The Coronavirus outbreak that’s currently affecting China. And in response Ndemic Creations released a statement addressing that very reason: The Coronavirus outbreak in China is deeply concerning
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Ninja characters have always been popular in video games. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice obviously showed that, but it’s been true for decades now Sega was one of the first companies out there who focused on this theme with the Shinobi series. The Sega Ages Switch release of the very first Shinobi game is a great
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Fans of the recent entry in the Pokemon franchise, Pokemon Sword and Shield, are divided about Ball Guy: a seemingly benevolent man who gifts the player with different Pokeballs throughout the game. Some think of him to be truly friendly with good intentions, while others believe he has more sinister motives. This gender-bending cosplay, called
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During an interview with game director Hugo Martin from id Software reveals his own opinions on the Nintendo Switch exclusive Animal Crossing: New Horizons that shares a March 20th release date with the upcoming DOOM Eternal. And said opinions are refreshingly positive, especially considering how polar opposite these two titles are in genre, graphics, and
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In the day before Destiny and Warframe, there was PlanetSide. This sci-fi MMO series has always managed to have an impressive scale, even through its ups and downs. We are coming off a particularly rough year for the series as PlanetSide Arena divided fans of the series, flopped and subsequently shut down. That being said,
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Earlier this month it was announced that Enter the Gungeon had surpassed three million copies sold. The popular run and gun roguelike has made an ever-growing community and has continued to deliver. Developer Dodge Roll Games released its follow up Exit the Gungeon back in October 2019 as an Apple Arcade exclusive, but it looks like it will
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Along with APEX Legends announcing season 4 coming next month, Battle Royale behemoth Fortnite shares that Season 2 will be making its way to players on February 20. Epic Games shared this information through its official website stating that Season 2 will feature new inclusions to the game but are not ready to share what specifically to
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