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This retro Space Alien Organ Trader game is awesome 8-bit gallows humor

Space Warlord Organ Trading Simulator is a new 8-bit style video game on Steam that, well, is exactly like the title says: ORGANS.Everyone has them, and everyone wants them. You are an Organ Trader, the funnel for fleshy meat parts into a strange, evolving, and desperate universe full of clients. — Read the rest
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Review: Gal Gun 2

I’m pretty sure I’m now wanted by the law in at least 11 states after playing this game ... maybe all 50 after giving into my completionist tendencies and going for all the “achievements.” But, hey, at least I still haven’t watched Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya ? Developed by Initi Creates and published by PQube Limited, Gal Gun 2 is a rail/light shooter where the player fills the pants of a high school boy who is touched by an angel named Risu to help in her demon hunt. Heaven and Hell ha...
Tags: Video Games, Ink, Steam, Anime, Risu, Gal Gun, Chiru, Nanako, Initi Creates, Initi, AR Co Angel Ring Company

Forget about 'Animal Crossing' and the PlayStation 5: 2020's biggest sellers in gaming were 'Call of Duty' and the Nintendo Switch

Julian Stratenschulte / Picture Alliance via Getty Images In 2020, more people bought and played video games than in any year prior. Despite all the hype around "Cyberpunk 2077" and the PlayStation 5, two "Call of Duty" games dominated sales for the year — and Nintendo's Switch was the best-selling console. "Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War" and "Call of Duty Modern Warfare" took the top two sales spots for the year, followed by "Animal Crossing" and this year's "Madden" entry. Visit Busi...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Xbox One, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Nintendo, Playstation 4, Call Of Duty, Ps4, Switch, Glassdoor, Afp

Warner Bros. Unveils First New Mortal Kombat Movie Images!

Warner Bros. Unveils First Images From New Mortal Kombat Adaptation! While fans eagerly await for the theatrical and streaming debut of the latest adaptation of the beloved Midway Games fighting franchise, Warner Bros. has finally unveiled the first images from the new Mortal Kombat film! The first-look photos can be viewed at the link below! It’s time for #MortalKombat! Director Simon McQuoid previews the blood, gore, and, for the first time, fatalities that are on the way. https://t.co/35...
Tags: Games, Movies, Video Games, China, Warner Bros, Jackson, Kano, Scorpion, Larry Kasanoff, Paul W S Anderson, Movie News, Tadanobu Asano, Mehcad Brooks, Tom Jerry, Ludi Lin, Naaman Marshall

Sony's PlayStation 5 remains hard to find months after its launch - here are the latest details on where to buy the next-gen console

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Sony Sony's PlayStation 5 launched with two models- the $500 standard PS5 and a $400 digital edition with no disc drive.The console has been consistently sold out since release, but major retailers have been restocking every few weeks.We'll continue to update this post with purchase options if a restock is announced and if we learn any new details about the PS5's long term availability.For detailed...
Tags: Reviews, Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Trends, Tech, Features, Playstation, Sony, Gamestop, Tech Insider, Sony Sony, Kevin Webb, PlayStation 5, PS5, Best Buy Target Walmart

Ani-Gamers Podcast #151 – Reading Indie Manga with Glaeolia 2

The boys are back from their New Year’s break! Evan kicks off 2021 with a review of Glacier Bay Books’ fascinating new indie manga anthology Glaeolia 2 . Before that he and David discuss the big “FUNimation bought Crunchyroll” news, then Star Wars Squadrons and Final Fantasy IV in the Queue segment. Topics include: fans win, a whole town dedicated to hating the player, and Wario’s entrepreneurial spirit. Runtime:  51 minutes Direct Download RSS Feed iTunes Spotify Stitcher ...
Tags: Star Wars, Video Games, David, Sony, Kenya, Tokyo, Anime, Manga, Crunchyroll, Final Fantasy, Wario, Lisa, Evan, INA, Evan Minto, Funimation

In the wake of the 'Cyberpunk 2077' debacle, the studio's CEO apologizes: 'I and the entire leadership team are deeply sorry.'

CD Projekt co-founder Marcin Iwinski. CD Projekt RED After years of development, "Cyberpunk 2077," finally launched on December 10 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. But just one week later the game was pulled from the PlayStation digital store, and both Sony and Microsoft were forced to offer full refunds to anyone who bought the game on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Now, one month later, the co-founder of the studio behind the game issued a lengthy apology video: "The console version of...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Xbox One, Trends, Sony, Xbox, Playstation 4, Ps4, Apology, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider, CD Projekt Red, Playstation 4 pro, Ps4 Pro

The ‘Harry Potter’ Video Game ‘Hogwarts Legacy’ Has Been Delayed Until 2022

Video game fans will have to evanesco the upcoming RPG Hogwarts Legacy from their most anticipated games of 2021 lists. Warner Bros. has delayed the Harry Potter game to next year, giving developers time to perfect the first open-world video game set in the Harry Potter universe. Warner Bros. announced Wednesday that Hogwarts Legacy, the first-ever open-world action role-playing game set in the Wizarding World, will be launching in 2022 instead of 2021, as had been originally announced. “We ...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Fantasy, Harry-Potter, Disney Infinity, Warner Bros, Warner Brothers, J K Rowling, Hogwarts, Action/Adventure, Hogwarts Legacy

5 Non-Star Wars LucasArts Game Franchises Needing a Revival

5 non-Star Wars LucasArts game franchises needing a revival This week brought the exciting news that Lucasfilm Games would be taking over on solely handling development and licensing for all of its properties, much like the former LucasArts used to do, and with new Star Wars and Indiana Jones games already announced, we’ve decided to look back at the incredible roster of titles not related to the latter franchises that deserve a proper revival. RELATED: Lucasfilm Games and Ubisoft Announce ...
Tags: Star Wars, Games, Movies, Video Games, Disney, Features, Sony, Ubisoft, Lucasfilm, Casablanca, Indiana Jones, Ron Gilbert, Caribbean, James Anderson, Telltale Games, Schafer

It's official: Disney's long-standing exclusivity deal on 'Star Wars' games just ended

"Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" was the most recent "Star Wars" game from EA. EA/Respawn Entertainment Since 2013, "Madden" and "FIFA" maker Electronic Arts has held exclusive rights to make "Star Wars" games, per a deal with Disney. The agreement officially ended Wednesday with the announcement of a new "Star Wars" game made in partnership with "Assassin's Creed" maker Ubisoft. "EA has been and will continue to be a very strategic and important partner for us now and going forward," Disney...
Tags: Gaming, Star Wars, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Disney, US, Trends, EA, Fifa, Ubisoft, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, Bethesda Softworks, Bethesda, Assassin

New ‘Star Wars’ Open-World Video Game Coming from Ubisoft

Earlier this week, Lucasfilm Games was announced as the overall new identity for all gaming titles from Lucasfilm, and they followed it up with the big announcement of a new Indiana Jones video game. But Lucasfilm Games will also help expand the roster of Star Wars titles with the announcement of a new story-driven, open-world game from Massive Entertainment, the Sweden-based game studio that falls under Ubisoft, creators of video game franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Watch Dogs, Far Cry, G...
Tags: Star-Wars, Movies, Sweden, Video Games, Sci-fi, EA, Sequels, Ubisoft, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, Reilly, Assassin, Electronic Arts, Star Wars: Battlefront, Julian Gerighty, Massive Entertainment

How to fish in Stardew Valley

Fishing is surprisingly difficult in Stardew Valley. Here's everything you need to know about the popular pastime before heading out to the local waterways.
Tags: Gaming, Games, Video Games, Trends, How-to, RPG, Stardew Valley

A New ‘Indiana Jones’ Video Game is Coming From Bethesda and Machine Games, the Developer of ‘Wolfenstein’

A new Indiana Jones video game is on its way. Bethesda, the video game developer and publisher behind such hit games as Fallout and The Elder Scrolls, has announced a new Indiana Jones being made by their studio Machine Games, whose recent Wolfenstein games brought punching Nazis back into the zeitgeist. Bethesda announced the development of a new untitled Indiana Jones video game from their studio Machine Games, in collaboration with Lucasfilm Games. The game will feature an original story,...
Tags: Movies, Microsoft, Video Games, Lucasfilm, Indiana-Jones, Jones, Bethesda, Todd Howard, Wolfenstein, Action/Adventure, Elder Scrolls, Machine Games, Lucasfilm Games Bethesda

Over 2.4 million people watched a Spanish 'Fortnite' streamer reveal his in-game skin, and it smashed through Twitch records for concurrent viewers

David Cánovas Martínez, aka "The Grefg." Twitch Twitch streamer "The Grefg," whose real name is David Cánovas Martínez, smashed through Twitch records on Monday afternoon with over 2.4 million people watching concurrently at one point. People were watching as Martinez revealed his in-game skin for the wildly popular game "Fortnite." Previous Twitch viewer records were held by the likes of Tyler "Ninja" Blevins and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, which Martinez surpassed by millions of viewe...
Tags: Amazon, Gaming, News, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Nasa, Streaming, Twitch, Streamers, Martinez, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider, Fortnite, Tyler Ninja Blevins, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez

The world's largest video game retailer was poised to fail before it was buoyed by the pandemic - and now GameStop has the backing of one of Wall Street's darlings

Chewy co-founder and former CEO Ryan Cohen. Courtesy of Ryan Cohen On Monday, GameStop announced that Chewy co-founder and former CEO Ryan Cohen is taking a board seat at the company and installing two other board members from his investment firm. Together, they'll make up a third of the company's new board. In September, GameStop's stock price leapt as Cohen bought up a boatload of shares. He currently owns over 12% of the company's stock. GameStop is by far the world's largest video game...
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, CMO, Stock Market, Gamestop, Cohen, NPD Group, NPD, Tower Records, Chewy, Ben Gilbert, Xbox Store, Tech Insider, Ryan Cohen

How to Use an Xbox Series X or Elite Controller With Steam

One of the conveniences of playing games through Steam is the app’s built-in controller support. The client automatically recognizes dozens of controllers when you connect them to your PC, and more are added all the time—including the new Xbox Series X and Xbox Elite controllers. Steam even supports the Series X’s…Read more...
Tags: Video Games, Steam, Xbox, Lifehacks, Pc Gaming, Controllers, Xbox Elite

Staff Picks: Our Favorite Video Games of 2020

Those of us not working essential jobs have spent most of 2020 indoors, avoiding physical contact with others. In a bit of dark irony (considering the ghastly human toll of COVID-19), this has made 2020 a banner year for home entertainment, particularly video games. Gaming, more than any other medium, allows us to escape our surroundings, craft new experiences, and in the case of online games, interact with our friends. For some these features are merely a fun distraction. For others they’re lit...
Tags: Video Games, Anime, Jupiter, Bandai, Final Fantasy, Mike, Matt, Yang, Picross, Matt Chapman, Brothers Chaps, Gundam, Evan Minto, Animal Crossing, Inaki, Robert Yang

From a new 'God of War' to the long-awaited 'Horizon Zero Dawn' sequel, these are the 18 biggest PlayStation 5 games scheduled to launch in 2021

"Horizon Forbidden West" is the sequel to 2017's hit PlayStation 4 game "Horizon Zero Dawn." Sony Say goodbye to the PlayStation 4! With the launch of the PlayStation 5 in mid-November, Sony's flagship console just got much more powerful. In 2021, Sony's new console is getting its first crop of games that will more fully take advantage of its horsepower. "Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart" is scheduled for the first half of the year, while the long-awaited sequel to "Horizon Zero Dawn" is ex...
Tags: Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Features, Playstation, Sony, Tokyo, Gran Turismo, Hitman, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider, Ratchet and Clank, God Of War, Horizon Zero Dawn, Horizon Zero Dawn Sony, PlayStation 5

Nintendo is buying the North American studio behind 'Luigi's Mansion 3,' a rare move for the 132-year-old Japanese company

"Luigi's Mansion 3" on the Nintendo Switch has sold nearly 8 million copies since it launched on October 31, 2019. "Luigi's Mansion 3"/Nintendo In a rare move, Nintendo is outright buying a game-development studio: Next Level Games, the Canadian firm behind the smash-hit Nintendo Switch game "Luigi's Mansion 3." Next Level Games and Nintendo have worked closely in the past, with Next Level taking on major franchises like "Punch-Out!" and "Luigi's Mansion." Their most recent collabo...
Tags: Apple, Google, Gaming, Japan, Texas, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Nintendo, Luigi, Nintendo 3ds, Purchase, Acquisition, Nintendo Wii, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider

A new Nintendo Switch, the first major PS5 games, and the next 'Halo' entry: These are the 5 biggest things to expect from gaming in 2021

Will the next "Halo" game finally arrive in 2021? It's supposed to! 343 Industries/Microsoft In 2020, "Animal Crossing" took the world by storm and Sony's PlayStation 5 was nearly impossible to find. So, what does 2021 hold in store? Rumors have been swirling for months about a new version of Nintendo's Switch with more power, and a handful of major games are expected to launch for Sony and Microsoft's new game consoles. Here's everything we know about the coming year in video games! V...
Tags: Apple, Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Halo, Trends, Pc, Features, Playstation, Epic, Sony, Xbox, Nintendo, Mario, Tokyo

ComingSoon.net’s Top 10 Video Games of 2020

ComingSoon.net’s Top 10 Video Games of 2020 2020 shook the entertainment industry to its core, making video games more relevant than ever. With that in mind, we present our  Top 10 Video Games of 2020 . Check out our list below! RELATED: ComingSoon.net’s 10 Most Anticipated 2020 Video Games PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCo...
Tags: Games, Movies, Video Games, Halo, Marvel, Netflix, Sony, Square Enix, Harlem, Miles, Joel, Assassin, Abby, Ellie, Miles Morales, Tsushima

A key selling point of the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X can't be used on the vast majority of TVs

"Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales" was a marquee launch game for the PlayStation 5. Sony Microsoft and Sony recently launched their latest Xbox and PlayStation video game consoles. The PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X are capable of producing more dazzling visuals than ever before with 4K resolution at 120 frames per second. Like previous console generations, that visual leap requires a new type of television that's capable of supporting such high-resolution gameplay, and those TV...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Playstation, 4k, Sony, Xbox, Hdmi, Televisions, Sony Microsoft, Microsoft Sony, Miles Morales, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider

A key selling point of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X can't be used on the vast majority of TVs

"Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales" was a marquee launch game for the PlayStation 5. Sony In mid-November, Microsoft and Sony launched next-gen Xbox and PlayStation video game consoles. The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X are capable of producing more dazzling visuals than ever before with 4K resolution at 120 frames per second. Like previous console generations, that visual leap requires a new type of television that's capable of supporting such high-resolution gameplay, and those TV...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Playstation, 4k, Sony, Xbox, Hdmi, Televisions, Microsoft Sony, Miles Morales, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider, HDMI 2.1

How to get a PlayStation 5: Resellers give their 6 best tips to help you buy the difficult-to-find console

Both versions of the PlayStation 5 are sold out everywhere, and stock resupplies are sporadic. Best Buy The PlayStation 5 is officially available worldwide, but it's been nearly impossible to buy one since launch. Sony has struggled to keep up with demand, and retailers have struggled to keep their online stores operational as buyers flood each resupply. That insatiable demand has created a robust resale market for Sony's latest game console, with the $500 model regularly selling for just...
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The Fictional Characters, TV Shows, and Movies We Lost in 2020

It was a rough year for all of us in the real world, but those fictional universes we spend so much time in didn’t get off scot-free. A lot of television shows ended their runs this year, and a lot of our favorite characters from sci-fi, fantasy, and horror took their final bows as well. Here are most of who and what…Read more...
Tags: Science, Television, Movies, Video Games, Supernatural, Birds Of Prey, Westworld, The Expanse, Year In Review, Spoilers, Legends Of Tomorrow, Lovecraft Country, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Io9 Year In Review, She Ra And The Princesses Of Power, The Mandalorian

Video-game industry revenues grew so much during the pandemic that they reportedly exceeded sports and film combined

"Animal Crossing: New Horizons" was one of 2020's biggest hits, with Nintendo reporting Nintendo Video games had a huge year, with more people than ever buying and playing games during lockdowns caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The video-game industry's revenues are expected to exceed both sports and film combined in 2020, according to a new report from market intelligence firm IDC on Marketplace. Between explosively popular hits like "Animal Crossing: New Horizons," which sold near...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Xbox One, US, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Retail, Nintendo, Playstation 4, World Health Organization, Ps4, Switch

'Cyberpunk 2077' sales have already topped 13 million despite the game being pulled from the PlayStation 4

Night City in "Cyberpunk 2077." CD Projekt Red "Cyberpunk 2077," the year's most anticipated video game" has sold over 13 million copies, according to its publisher — and that number takes into account the people who returned the game. Players reported major bugs after "Cyberpunk 2077" finally launched on December 10 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.  The game suffers from particularly bad performance issues on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.  Just one week after launch, the game was pul...
Tags: Apple, Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Xbox One, Sales, Trends, Pc, Steam, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Retail, Playstation 4, Ps4

15 last-minute gifts you can still get for the gamer in your life

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Shuttershock Finding gifts for the gamers on your shopping list can be tough since there are so many new games and gadgets to choose from.We've put together a list of our favorite gaming gifts, ranging from customizable controllers to exclusive collectibles.Before buying games or accessories, it's helpful to know if your gamer prefers PlayStation, Switch, Xbox, or PC when playing.For more gift idea...
Tags: Reviews, Microsoft, Video Games, Seagate, Halo, Xbox One, Trends, Features, Playstation, Sony, Nintendo, Ps4, Gift Guides, Hdr, Gamestop, Western Digital

Get Paid $1,000 and a PlayStation 5 to Review the Console

Are you a fan of video games? Have you ever been told that spending all that time, energy and money on new consoles and games was a waste? Or that you’d never get paid to sit on the couch and play video games all day? Well, it turns out, you sort-of can. That’s right: it’s time for this week’s dream job contest, and…Read more...
Tags: Video Games, Playstation, Lifehacks, Dream Job

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