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Gaming Today PS4 classic God of War is releasing on PC early next year

God of War, one of the crown jewels of the PlayStation 4, is finally making its way to PC next year, with listings now appearing on Steam and an official announcement confirming the release date as January 14th, 2022.There's been a lot of speculation lately that the game, which has previously been P...

 

Gaming Today Microsoft says it's 'definitely not done' buying game studios

Xbox's Phil Spencer has gone on record to say that Microsoft is still not done buying up game studios, although it will have to be the right studio for the right reasons.Speaking at a Wall Street Journal Tech Live event, via VGC, Spencer stated that "I'm really proud of some of the creators that hav...

 

Gaming Today There could be a new Splinter Cell game in development

There could be a new major Splinter Cell release currently in development, according to a rumour highlighted by VGC, which alleges that "development sources" have suggested Ubisoft have green-lit a new "mainline" game within the series.If true, the game would be very early in production but could be...

 

Gaming Today Microsoft Flight Simulator GotY update will add DX12 support and more

Microsoft Flight Simulator is finally getting the much-awaited DirectX 12 support on PC in the Game of the Year Edition next month, along with a new military fighter jet, the first of it's type to be featured within the game.It'll be just one of five new planes that are going to be added to the game...

 

Gaming Today Elden Ring delayed a further month until February 2022

Elden Ring has been delayed again according to developer From Software, with the game now being pushed back a further month until February 25th, 2022.The announcement was made on Twitter, and revealed that the team needed an extra month to finish off work on the game, and that "the depth & strategic...

 

Gaming Today Half-Life 2 update fixes decades-old bugs and adds ultrawide support

With the Steam Deck on the horizon, Valve is revisiting its game catalogue with a view to ensuring all its games are fully compatible with the new handheld device. As a part of this work, Half-Life 2 just got an awesome QoL update that brings a number of bug fixes (some of which are decades old) as...

 

Gaming Today Guardians of the Galaxy needs a whopping 150GB of space

We've got the official system requirements for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy thanks to an update on the official Steam page, and while the hardware requirements are fairly light in terms of graphics horsepower and CPU, you're potentially going to want to shovel some files off your SSD to make roo...

 

Gaming Today Xbox is working on a cloud-native MMO game with Mainframe

Xbox Game Studios are apparently working with Finnish developer Mainframe on a cloud-native MMO title, according to a recent episode of The Xbox Two Podcast.According to Windows Central's Jez Corden, who features on the podcast, Microsoft and Mainframe are allegedly working on the game, stating that...

 

Gaming Today Short clip of Elden Ring gameplay has leaked online

A short, 27-second clip of gameplay footage from FromSoftware's upcoming Elden Ring has leaked online via the YouTube channel Games Anime. The video has since been removed and the channel closed by YouTube, but not before the footage started to spread across social media. The clip showed a character...

 

Gaming Today Respawn warns Apex players to avoid animated banner poses

Respawn has issued a warning to Apex Legends players not to equip animated poses, as it continues to investigate a bug that leads to game crashes when they're used. According to a tweet from the developer this weekend, unequipping the poses will "help cut down on crashes" until the team can roll out...

 

Gaming Today Minecraft The Wild update is releasing next year and more

Minecraft's next major update was announced yesterday and will be known as The Wild, featuring the much anticipated Deep Dark biome along with a host of other new updates.The news was announced as part of Minecraft Live 2021, where Mojang confirmed that the new update will also include Wardens, a ne...

 

Gaming Today Rainbow Six Extraction release date may have accidentally leaked

The release date of Rainbow Six Extraction, a new zombie co-op entry in the Rainbow Six series, has been leaked accidentally by Ubisoft, and if accurate would mean the game will launch on the 20th of January 2022.There's been no official announcement or release date as of yet, but we did know alread...

 

Gaming Today This New World mod adds a much-desired minimap to the game

If there's one thing that stands out about New World (other than the huge wait times for servers and exploding graphics cards) it's the lack of minimap on the game's HUD. While it gives the game a very clean look, it's a little disorientating at times when you don't have a handy little map to help y...

 

Gaming Today Deathloop update adds DLSS support and fixes framerate drops

Deathloop's first major update has now gone live, officially adding support for Nvidia's DLSS technology, in addition to fixing a few issues with frame drops and stutters during gameplay.The new update, which weighs in at 11GB, also fixes a bunch of bugs and general issues. The big new addition thou...

 

Gaming Today Our Top 5 Essential Monster Hunter: World Mods

With the announcement that the upcoming Iceborne expansion will be the final major content update for the rather brilliant Monster Hunter: World, it got us a thinkin' - the fun doesn't have to end there, right? Mods allow us to add new enhancements and content all the time, and Monster Hunter: World...