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Gaming Today Apex Legends heading to Steam and Nintendo Switch

EA confirmed at their EA Play event this past week that Apex Legends would be heading both to Steam and Nintendo Switch, and will be fully cross-play compatible. It's addition to Steam isn't too surprising, given EA have started moving their games back to the House of Gaben, but it's interesting to see the game will also be getting a new Nintendo Switch vers...

 

Gaming Today Are these images our first look at Dragon Age 4?

While there was no official reveal of Dragon Age 4 during the EA Play live stream this past week, there may have been a few early screenshots snuck in there, according to an observation by PC Gamer.They noted that several images appeared during a montage video that, when you pause and look at them, seem very Dragon Age-esque. They were featured as part of a...

 

Gaming Today Cyberpunk 2077 has been delayed including DLC releases

I was hoping it wouldn't happen, but unfortunately, Cyberpunk 2077's release date has been pushed back from September this year to November 19th. I suppose, despite previous reassurances from CD Projekt Red, it's not entirely surprising given the impact COVID-19 has had on workflow to businesses around the globe.According to CD Projekt Red's Michal Nowakowsk...

 

Gaming Today Apex Legends bunker now has a countdown timer

Season 5 of Apex Legends brought with it a new, mysterious bunker in the cliff face of the Broken Coast area of Kings Canyon, and players have been wondering just what it was all about ever since. Recent data mining had shown plans for the bunkers to start opening up across the map at some point in the future, and that seems to have been confirmed as a timer...

 

Gaming Today PAX Online is set to be a nine day super-extravaganza

EGX, PAX Australia, and PAX West have all been cancelled this year, for obvious reasons, but taking their place will be a nine-day super-event, organized by all three, known as PAX Online.The event is set to take place between the 12th and 20th of September this year and will be free for everyone. It'll be running for 24 hours a day during the whole nine-day...

 

Gaming Today Get The Witcher 3 on GOG Galaxy if you own it elsewhere

If you already own The Witcher 3 on another platform such as Steam, you can grab the game on GOG Galaxy 2.0 for free, too. If you've only owned the game on Xbox or PS4, this is worth doing if you own a decent enough PC for one simple reason: mods. There's a plethora of graphics, gameplay, and other mods for the game that can really transform the experience,...

 

Gaming Today Gearbox suing 3D Realms over Duke Nukem rights

Yup, again. Duke Nukem can't see to stay out of legal trouble, and now Gearbox is suing 3D Realms again over the intellectual property rights for the character, in relation to last year's lawsuit from composer Bobby Prince over music rights last year.Prince filed suit against Gearbox for the use of music in Duke Nukem 3D, when they re-released the game for i...

 

Gaming Today Valorant entering esports scene with Ignition Series

Riot has confirmed its plans for the Valorant sports scene by announcing the Ignition Series, which will start next week. The new series seems loosely based on the Overwatch League and will see multiple events taking place worldwide, with the first being the G2 Esports Valorant Invitational and the Rage Valorant Japan Invitational, both of which will be held...

 

Gaming Today Fortnite Device event featured interesting cutscenes

Fortnite's Device event has now ended, and it contained a few surprises for those in attendance, including for the first time ever several cutscenes that revealed more of the game's lore.The event saw several towers raise out of the water around the Agency and a giant electrical storm cause players to float around before being warped into several cut scenes...

 

Gaming Today Devolver Direct is being planned for next month

Devolver Digital is planning to hold its annual Devolver Digital showcase next month, according to an official Tweet from the developer. Devolver specializes in publishing indie games and is working on some major titles including Serious Sam 4. We'd expect to see a fair number of indie titles announced at the show, which usually happens during E3 week, at th...

 

Gaming Today Star Citizen has netted over $300 million in backing

Star Citizen is still technically unreleased and under development, albeit available to play right now in beta, but that hasn't stopped it netting over $300,000,000 in crowdfunding to date, making it one of the highest grossing games to date, in a way.The game doesn't make sales in the traditional sense, instead, access to the game is currently offered by ba...

 

Gaming Today Vampire: The Masquerade: Bloodlines character returning

Paradox has revealed the characters which will feature in Bloodlines 2, and it would appear that characters from the first game will be returning in its sequel.Bloodlines 2 will be set in Seattle instead of Los Angeles, but one character has come along from the first game, namely Damsel, the den mother of the Anarch faction. She'll be played by the same voic...

 

Gaming Today Star Wars: Squadrons will be revealed next week

Three months ago, a new Star Wars game, supposedly known as "Project Maverick," was leaked online thanks to a Twitter bot mishap. EA has now officially confirmed that the game is indeed real, and will be known as Star Wars: Squadrons.A further leak this past week, this time on Xbox.com, showed a new, "Pilots wanted" image released along with a broken link to...

 

Gaming Today Everspace 2 will be the game that was originally intended

Everspace was an excellent game, but due to limitations in its budget, it wasn't quite the game that the developers, Rockfish Games, had set out to make, according to developer Michael Shade, as he spoke at IGN's Summer of Gaming.The original title was supposed to be an open-world RPG but had to be cut back in scope and ended up closer to being a procedurall...

 

Gaming Today Skill-based matchmaking dropped from Destiny 2 PvP

As the Season of Arrivals gets underway, changes are afoot for Destiny 2, and this time it's the turn of the majority of PvP modes, with Bungie, confirming they've removed skill-based matchmaking in all playlists except Elimination, Survival, and Survival: Freelance.According to Bungie, the change is in response to player feedback and will shorten the queue...