Officially set for release on April 16th, 2020, Cyberpunk 2077 will feature Keanu Reeves as revealed by the actor himself at E3 2019 today. For those who don’t already know this title was adapted from the 1988 tabletop game Cyberpunk 2020 and is set fifty-seven years later in dystopian Night City, California, an open world with six distinct regions. Players assume the role of mercenary V who can reach prominence in three character classes by applying experience points to stat upgrades. Read more for the full cinematic trailer and additional information.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order basically takes place after Order 66, which started the galaxy-wide purge of the Jedi Order, players take control of Padawan Cal Kestis, one of the last surviving Jedi as he attempts to survive while chased by the Galactic Empire. In this newly released gameplay video, you’ll see Cal on the planet Kashyyyk using multiple force powers, including the ability to slow time, throw his lightsaber towards enemies, and even grab a vine to swing across a large gap. It’s set for release on November 15th on the Windows, PS4 and Xbox One platforms. Read more for the video and additional information.
Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red’s science fiction follow-up to the Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, has been teased ahead of its official E3 2019 reveal. One Polish website apparently snagged a screenshot of the game’s “Standard Edition,” which includes a map of the night city, mini art book, postcards, an in-game soundtrack and a copy of the Cyberpunk 2020 handbook. There’s no word yet on pricing or availability. Read more for another video about the game and additional information.
Saber Interactive has just announced Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered, an HD re-release of the popular action-adventure game featuring the original cast of Columbia Pictures’ classic films. This game features a unique story from Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis that captures the supernatural comedic fun and fright fans love from the franchise, while also celebrating the 35th anniversary of Ghostbusters this year. It’s expected to launch later this year on the PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Windows PC via the Epic Games store. Read more for the trailer and additional information.
Nexon America and Final Strike Games have just revealed Rocket Arena, an all-new 3v3 rockets-only shooter. Simply put, each character has their very own arsenal of bombs, traps, spells and, of course, rockets to send enemies caught within them flying. The more damage taken, the further they’ll be hurtled around by each and every strike until they’re knocked out of the arena. Read more for the reveal trailer and beta sign up link.
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Here’s a first unofficial look at the rumored Viking-themed Assassin’s Creed Ragnarök game, courtesy of seven new leaked screenshots from a pre-alpha build. According to inside sources, Northern Europe (Great Britain included), Denmark, Sweden, Finland, and Iceland will be offered as DLC and split into different”“Kingdoms”. Players assume the role of Ragnar Lodbrok, a member of the Great Heathen Army who becomes an assassin and is equipped with a hidden blade. Read more for the other screenshots and additional information.
The Farm 51’s Chernobylite is an upcoming survival horror video game for the Windows, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 platforms. Set for release in Fall 2019, you play as a physicist, formerly employed at Chernobyl Nuclear Plant, suffering from the loss of their loved one in the Chernobyl Disaster approximately 30-years ago, who returns to the disaster zone to look for their partner. Most of the gameplay revolves around exploring the 3D-scanned recreation of the exclusion zone, gathering supplies and tools while encountering “Stalkers” and hostile military personnel. Read more for a 30-minute gameplay trailer, additional screenshots and a link to the Kickstarter page.
First announced at the first ever PlayStation State of Play, Marvel’s Iron Man VR is hitting PlayStation VR exclusively this year, and it takes virtual reality to the next level. This game has you taking control of genius inventor Tony Stark, who confronts ghosts from his past—powerful forces that seek to ruin him and everything he stands for. Players will come face-to-face with iconic allies and Super Villains as they jet around the globe on a heroic mission to save not only Stark Industries, but the world itself. “We’ve set our sights on not only giving the player thrilling moment-to-moment action. But also a deeply personal, and appropriately funny, narrative that puts players in Tony Stark’s armored shoes,” said Camouflaj director Ryan Payton on the PlayStation Blog. Read more for a hands-on video impression and additional information.
NetherRealm Studios have just released two new trailers showcasing Kitana and D’Vorah. The former keeps many of her classic moves, such as fan throws as well as the ability to lift opponents off the ground and suspend them in mi-air. She also has a new teleport dive kick, teleport throat slit, and a projectile absorber. Players can choose to play as the living Princess of Edenia Kitana of the past or as the undead Princess of the Netherrealm Kitana of the present. Mortal Kombat 11 is set for release on the Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4, and Xbox One on April 23rd. Read more for the two new videos and additional information.
Seagate’s 2TB FireCuda Gaming SSHD is compatible with the PlayStation 4, and it can be picked up for just $79.99 shipped, today only, originally $94.99. It’s touted as the fastest 2.5-inch PC compute and gaming hard drive on the market, all within a thin 7mm z-height. Flash-accelerated technology delivers up to 5x faster load times for nonstop performance, play and productivity compared to standard drives, while adaptive Memory technology efficiently identifies frequently accessed data to allow for quicker operations. Product page. Read more for another hands-on video review and additional information.