GamingToday

Catch up on the latest articles from the gaming & modding scene and beyond. Follow the latest news, game reviews and our honest short form reporting. Game on!

Please wait...

Gaming Today ELDEN RING - All Colosseum Locations & Game Modes Guide

FromSoftware dropped a surprise free DLC update earlier today which enables various PvP Arena modes within Elden Ring. To play the new modes, however, you're going to need to find and unlock the three colosseums located across the game world. Luckily, James is here with a handy guide to the new mode...

 

Gaming Today AMD Ryzen 7000 CPUs will take gaming to the next level this September

Team red has officially revealed their new Ryzen 7000 series of processors, along with the new AM5 socket standard, with four different models launching on the 27th of September this year. The initial launch line-up will include the 6-core Ryzen 5 7600X for $299, an 8-core Ryzen 7 7700X for $399, an...

 

Gaming Today Check out this Harley Quinn boss fight gameplay in Gotham Knights

There's been a real focus on the bad guys of Gotham Knights at this year's Gamescom, including the villain trailer which revealed that Clayface, Mr. Freeze, and, of course, Harley Quinn would all feature in the game.We've now gotten a detailed look at one of these boss fights against Harley Quinn, t...

 

Gaming Today Embracer adds Square Enix, Eidos and Crystal Dynamics studios to its portfolio

Several new studios have joined Embracer Group including Crystal Dynamics, Eidos-Montreal, and Square Enix Montreal, along with a number of other associated properties.The deal has been in the works for several months, but according to Embracer, "all conditions for the transaction, including regulat...

 

Gaming Today Valve hints at a more open and capable next-gen Steam Deck

Valve has become almost infamous at this point for being "one-and-done" with its hardware products. Everything from the Steam Machine to controllers, and even (as of now) the SteamVR headset, have never seen a second-generation product come to market - and given the huge popularity of their latest e...

 

Gaming Today Dark Souls 3 multiplayer servers are finally back after 7 months

It's been a rollercoaster year for Souls fans, with the release of Elden Ring being the major highlight. There's been a few lows too, though, with Dark Souls 1, 2, and 3's online components going dark at the start of this year after security vulnerabilities were found that could compromise players'...

 

Gaming Today Skull and Bones system requirements look fairly demanding

Skull and Bones has been in development limbo for as long as I can remember now. It was originally a reaction to the success of Assassin's Creed: Black Flag, and now we find ourselves in the fall of 2022, with Ubisoft apparently hanging their hat on it as its flagship (if you pardon the pun) release...

 

Gaming Today GameFront @ Gamescom 2022 - Roundup & Reactions

There were a lot of exciting new reveals, trailers, and hype at this year's Gamescom in Cologne, Germany - the first event to be held in person since the global pandemic hit in 2020. We've had boots on the ground this past week checking out the show floor and, I have to say, its been nice to get bac...

 

Gaming Today SEGA is planning a Comix Zone and Space Channel 5 movie adaptation

This is both a little unexpected and pleasantly welcome, but it appears that SEGA, likely pleased with the performance of the two Sonic The Hedgehog movies, are looking to expand into further films based around Space Channel 5 and, of all things, Comix Zone.SEGA is apparently partnering up with Pict...

 

Gaming Today Slime Rancher 2 launches into early access on September 22nd

The sequel to Slime Rancher, the wildly gelatinous blob farming simulator-em-up, will be coming to early access on Steam, Epic Games Store and PC Games Pass next month.You'll once again take on the role of Beatrix LeBeau, tasked with building your ranch, managing your farm, and collecting sparkling...

 

Gaming Today Dataminers discover Destiny 2 and Fortnite are getting a crossover

Have you ever thought to yourself that Destiny 2 just needs more Fortnite characters in it? Well... fear, or fear not, as data miners have discovered a number of bizarre and unexpected assets within Destiny 2's game files that point to a crossover between the two games in the near future.The news br...

 

Gaming Today This Half-Life 2 total conversion lets you partner-up with a Portal turret

There are few things in life greater than Half-Life 2 and Portal's turrets, but combining the two together might just cause the universe to implode. Enter Entropy: Zero 2, a fantastic new total conversion from modder Breadmen, which sees the player take up the role of the Combine. That's right, you'...

 

Gaming Today Rockstar takes down prototype videos from GTA's original creator

Mike Dailly, one of the founding employees at DMA Design (the original creators of Grand Theft Auto, and later became Rockstar North) recently posted several videos showing some of the prototypes of the original GTA from the early 1990s, only to have those videos removed by Rockstar and Take-Two.The...

 

Gaming Today MultiVersus overtakes Elden Ring as top-selling game in July

Warner Bros'smash hit brawling game MultiVersus has managed to dethrone Elden Ring as the top-selling game during the month of July, despite still only being in open beta at the time. The data comes via NPD, who are reporting that the game was the top-selling video game last month. Even more remarka...

 

Gaming Today PUBG Battlegrounds has 80,000 new players since going free-to-play

While it's not the most popular anymore, PUBG: Battlegrounds (and its various assorted prior names) is still the originator of the Battle Royale craze, and according to Krafton, is growing in popularity since it went free-to-play back in January of this year, with revenues also increasing.According...