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Tencent Announces Plans To Acquire Full Ownership Of Funcom

Tencent Announces Plans To Acquire Full Ownership Of Funcom

Tencent Interactive Entertainment announced this week that they have made a voluntary cash offer to acquire the Norwegian game company Funcom. The company already owns a chunk of the company with nearly 29% of its shares. Tencent is offering all shareholders NOK 17.00 per share, which according to Funcom, is 27.3% higher than the closing […]

“Bartlow’s Dread Machine” Announced For Summer 2020 Release

During the New York Game Awards, Beep Games announced their upcoming indie title for the Summer of 2020, Bartlow’s Dread Machine. This is a cool looking arcade shooter created by Clayton Kauzlaric, the creator of Voodoo Vince. The game got a proper announcement trailer during the awards, but the game will officially be shown off […]

Slaying My Backlog: Splatterhouse (2010)

Slaying My Backlog: Splatterhouse (2010)

Splatterhouse – er, the remake. I once picked it up ultra-cheap during one of Amazon’s year-end sales, along with Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom, and I never really finished it at the time. The general consensus at the time was that, well, it wasn’t pretty. I didn’t expect it to be. I expected it to […]

“Neverwinter: Infernal Descent” Officially Drops Onto PC This Week

Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios have officially released Neverwinter: Infernal Descent onto the PC version this week. The latest version of the game brings in all the content of the Dungeons & Dragons 2019 adventure Descent Into Avernus. Now you get to dive through the nine layers of hell and all of the content […]

CORSAIR Announces New Partnership With Team Vitality

CORSAIR Announces New Partnership With Team Vitality

CORSAIR has announced a brand new esports partnership as they have teamed up with Paris-based Team Vitality for a multi-year deal. While the details of the partnership weren’t revealed, it’s pretty much a given you’ll now see CORSAIR branding on their jerseys as well as on all the gear they use from headsets to mice […]

Bud Light Becomes The Official "League Of Legends" Championship Series Beer

Bud Light Becomes The Official “League Of Legends” Championship Series Beer

Bud Light joins up with another esports league as their official beer, as the League Of Legends Championship Series takes on its latest sponsor. The beer brand has slowly been getting more involved with esports recently after seeing several games take off. Last year they worked with both the Overwatch League and the NBA 2K […]

The "Trials of Mana" Remake and "Mana Collection" Coming to Nintendo Switch

“Trials Of Mana” Gets A New Character Spotlight Trailer

This week, Square Enix released another character spotlight trailer for Trials Of Mana as we slowly get closer to the game’s release. This time around they decided to showcase Hawkeye and Riesz, to give you a better idea of how the character balance will come out in the wash. Trials Of Mana is set for […]

Ubisoft Reveal More Details On The Six Invitational 2020

Ubisoft Reveals More Details On The Six Invitational 2020

Ubisoft is getting ready for the finale to the 2019-2020 Rainbow Six Siege season with The Six Invitational 2020 next month, and new details are out about the event. First up, we now know all of the teams taking place in the tournament, which we have listed below. A number of returning champions and contenders […]

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“Killer Queen Black” Receives Several Additions With Hydra Update

Killer Queen Black has been doing alright since its release, bringing the arcade hit to home consoles. Now it has a new update adding more content. Liquid Bit and BumbleBear Games, have released the Hydra Update (1.60) with a ton of new additions, most of which don’t require anything online to use. The first big addition is […]

Daybreak Games Announces

Daybreak Games Announces New Names For Three Of Its Studios

Daybreak Games had an interesting announcement today as they have renamed three of their studios with newly assigned responsibilities. The three new studios are Dimensional Ink, Rogue Planet Games, and  Darkpaw Games. As far as the studio breakdown of games, here’s the plan they have moving forward. Dimensional Ink will be focusing on DC Universe Online […]

Nintendo Reveals What They're Bringing To SDCC 2019

Nintendo Gets A Jury Verdict Overturned In Wii Remote Case

Nintendo announced this morning that a federal court in Dallas ruled that a patent asserted against the company’s Wii remote was not valid. Back in 2017, a jury awarded $10.1 million to iLife Technologies Inc. over an infringed patent revolving around the remote. The two companies have actually been battling each other in court for […]

Secretlab Launches New Collaboration With Esports Team OG

Secretlab Launches New Collaboration With Esports Team OG

This morning, Secretlab announced a brand new collaboration for a gaming chair, this time with two-time Dota 2 The International champs OG. As you can see below, the “Dream OG” chair comes with the team’s official logo and branding, not to mention their team colors. Plus, as an added bonus, the right shoulder has two […]

Wale To Perform At Royal Ravens "Call Of Duty" League Home Series

Wale To Perform At Royal Ravens “Call Of Duty” League Home Series

Another performer has jumped on to perform during the Royal Ravens inaugural home series, as Wale will perform during the Call Of Duty League event. ReKTGlobal was happy to announce today that the rapper and lyricist will kick off the opening night concert for fans in attendance. Wale joins DJ Nicky Romero, who will headline […]

Bandai Namco Announces “Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions’

Bandai Namco has announced this morning a new entry into the Captain Tsubasa series, game Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions. Based on the works of Yoichi Takahashi, the game chronicles the athletic adventures and mishaps of Tsubasa Ozora. As well as the team he plays for and the success they have under his leadership. […]

"Fortnite" & TikTok Come Together For An Emote Contest

“Fortnite” & TikTok Come Together For An Emote Contest

Epic Games has gotten together with TikTok to have another crossover event in Fortnite, but this time around, there’s immortality at stake. Kinda. The two are throwing an Emote Royale, which is basically a contest to create a new emote for the game. The entry process is free and pretty simple. First, you need to […]

Check Out the Latest Video Game Releases January 21-27, 2020

Check Out the Latest Video Game Releases January 21-27, 2020

We’re still chugging along through the month of January, recovering from the holidays and the snow, waiting for video game releases to get back to normal. We got a few new ones for you this week, but the majority of what’s out are re-releases on new consoles. Plus some DLC here and there. Check out […]

“Disintegration” Is Getting A Technical Beta Next Week

Private Division and V1 Interactive have announced that there will be a technical beta taking place next week for their upcoming title Disintegration. If you’re not familiar with the game, this is the new first-person shooter from Halo co-creator Marcus Lehto‘s studio V1. We had a chance to play a little of the game at […]

Buy "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" at Best Buy For a Special Gift

Buy “Animal Crossing: New Horizons” at Best Buy For a Special Gift

If you’re planning on picking Animal Crossing: New Horizons when it debuts, you might want to put your pre-order in at Best Buy. You can get a special reusable Tom Nook badge for your trouble by doing so. It’s technically a “phone and tech badge” from the likes of Controller Gear. You can remove it […]

Team17 Announce "Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair" For E3 2019

“Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair” Is Getting A Free Demo

Some cool news from Playtonic and Team17 as Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair will be getting a free demo to try out the game. The news came down on the developer’s Twitter feed, letting fans know there will be a version of the demo for all platforms they’re releasing on. Steam will get the first […]

Sega Announces Sonic 2020 Initiative, More News to C

Sega Announces Sonic 2020 Initiative, News to Come Each Month of 2020

If you’re a Sonic the Hedgehog fan, you’re going to want to pay attention each month on the 20th from now on. Sega announced the Sonic 2020 project, which is an initiative in which the company will begin announcing additional Sonic-related information on the 20th of each month. With that in mind, the announcement website […]