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‘Bugsnax’ arrives November 12th as a PS5 launch title

Young Horses/PlayStation Blog, Flickr Bugsnax created a stir at Sony’s June PS5 games event due to its goofy premise and memorable song, and now you know just when you’ll get to see if the game lives up to its early attention. Young Horses (the developer behind Octodad) has confirmed that Bugsnax will be available on …

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Sega’s Football Manager heads back to Xbox this fall

Sega When it comes out on November 24th, Football Manager 2021 will the first entry in the popular simulation series to make its way to Xbox consoles in more than a decade. Sega plans to release the game on Xbox One, Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X, with a single purchase getting you access …

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Epic Games offers $10 vouchers for redeeming ‘Rocket League’

Psyonix Rocket League has officially gone free-to-play on all platforms including PS4, Xbox One and Switch. Epic Games is keen that you play the rocket-powered-car-football-chaos on PC and Mac, though — and preferably by downloading the game through its own digital store. To make that option just a little bit sweeter, the company is offering …

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Apple court filing claims Epic’s ‘Fortnite’ setup is like shoplifting

Savusia Konstantin via Getty Images Apple has asked a court not to temporarily reverse the App Store ban the company issued to Epic Games shortly after it broke its developer guidelines by accepting direct payments through Fortnite (via Axios). Apple argues the current predicament Epic finds itself is one it brought upon itself. “In the wake …

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Huge video game companies are exposing Apple’s iOS hypocrisy

Tim Sweeney finally made good on his word. Epic Games is suing Apple over anticompetitive practices, after a calculated act of disobedience forced the App Store to block Fortnite from the iOS platform. On August 13th, Fortnite developers introduced an option for iOS players to make in-app purchases directly from Epic, rather than using the …

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Epic Games Store adds support for community-made mods

Epic Games Last year, Epic shared a publicly available roadmap detailing all the features it’s working on adding to its digital games marketplace. One of those, mod support, is now available — albeit in beta form.     Mod support is now in beta on the Epic Games Store, starting with Mechwarrior 5. This is an …

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Rocket League’s free-to-play transition is a red card for its Steam listing

Enlarge Rocket League / Aurich Lawson Sometime “this summer,” the popular car-soccer video game Rocket League will become fully free to play on all existing platforms. In order to pull this off, however, the game’s publishers at Epic Games are making a curious change to its PC version: it will be delisted from Steam. If …

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‘Far Cry 6’ arrives February 18th, 2021

Ubisoft Ubisoft’s Far Cry 6 announcement might have been spoiled, but there’s still more to say. The gaming giant has announced that its next open-world shooter will arrive on February 18th, 2021 for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, Stadia, PC (via the Epic Games Store and Ubisoft Store) and Uplay+. True to the …

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‘Horizon Zero Dawn’ hits Steam and Epic Games Store on August 7th

Guerrilla Games/Sony Interactive Entertainment Sony confirmed a few months back that Horizon Zero Dawn would no longer be a PlayStation 4 exclusive, and now we know when it’ll make its way to PC. Guerrilla Games’ hit action RPG will hit the Epic Store and Steam on August 7th. The PC version of Horizon Zero Dawn: …

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‘Star Wars: Squadrons’ will let you pilot an X-wing in VR

EA Motive A few days after it officially announced Star Wars: Squadrons, EA has released the first trailer and revealed a bit more about what to expect from its next Star Wars game. As expected, the EA Motive-developed title is centered around first-person dogfighting. It’s coming to Xbox One, PS4 and PC (on Origin, Epic …

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