LeBron James is coming to Fortnite

LeBron James is the newest Fortnite Icon skin. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar, and soon to be Space Jam 2 leading man, will arrive in the game with his own unique outfits and accessories on Wednesday. James’ Fortnite skin includes three specially designed outfits for players to choose from. Among these skins is a Taco […]

Kung fu brawler Sifu delayed to early 2022

Absolver developer Sloclap announced that its kung fu brawler, Sifu, is delayed to early 2022. The announcement came at the end of a new teaser trailer presented during PlayStation’s State of Play event on Thursday. The game was originally slated to come out in 2021. In the game, you are tasked with uncovering an “ancient […]

Marvel’s Avengers introduces Captain America’s abs

You can now play Marvel’s Avengers as a shirtless, buff Captain America. The most recent patch for the game adds some Black Widow-related goodies, just in time for her feature film debut, and a new Volcanic skin line. There’s one guy who doesn’t quite fit in, though. Steve Rogers is just rockin’ a beach bod […]

Ubisoft’s next Assassin’s Creed will be a live service game

The next game in Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise will unfold across multiple historical settings and receive persistent updates, according to a report from Bloomberg. The game, which is currently codenamed Assassin’s Creed Infinity, will join the likes of Fortnite and Apex Legends by offering ongoing updates to keep players engaged. Ubisoft later confirmed it is […]

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC is done as NetherRealm shifts to next project

NetherRealm Studios, the company behind the Mortal Kombat series, is moving on to a new game — and won’t be producing any more Mortal Kombat 11 content, the company announced Friday. The studio is “now focusing on its next project” after supporting Mortal Kombat 11 for more than two years, it said in a tweet […]

id Software shelves Doom Eternal’s Invasion mode, making Horde mode instead

Doom Eternal’s multiplayer Invasion Mode, which would have let players invade other players’ campaigns as demons, has been shelved, according to an update from id Software executive producer Marty Stratton. Instead, id is focusing its efforts on a new single-player Horde Mode for Doom Eternal and a “refresh” of Battlemode, the 2v1 multiplayer experience that […]

Loki brings his shenanigans to Fortnite for the July Crew Pack

Loki, the self-proclaimed god of mischief, will be bringing his tricks and pranks to Fortnite. Marvel’s anti-hero is the headliner for July 2021 Crew Pack, which features his iconic green outfit — complete with cape and “back bling” — as well as his Scepter Pickaxe (“the glow stick of destiny”), the Chitauri Chariot Glider, and […]

Left 4 Dead doesn’t need spiritual successors, it needs updates

Nearly 12 years after the release of Left 4 Dead 2, the genre it popularized has crossed back into the spotlight. At E3 2021, and in the weeks after, studios and publishers have announced nearly half a dozen games inspired by Valve’s co-op shooter. But even after a decade of innovations that other developers could […]

Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut announced for PS5, PS4

Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut — outed by an ESRB rating earlier this week — will launch Aug. 20 on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, developer Sucker Punch Productions announced Thursday. The re-release will add a new area and gameplay chapter to the open-world adventure, as well as several PlayStation 5-exclusive features. Iki Island is […]

Sony adds PC port developer to PlayStation Studios

PlayStation Studios appears to be stepping up its Windows PC porting efforts, thanks to a new addition to the “PlayStation family.” Head of PlayStation Studios Hermen Hulst announced Thursday that Sony has acquired Nixxes Software, a technical developer based in the Netherlands whose credits include PC ports and optimizations for games like Marvel’s Avengers, Deus […]