NBA’s coronavirus shutdown breaks a mode in NBA 2K20

NBA 2K20’s “NBA Today” option for its MyLeague mode, which lets players begin a Franchise mode play-through from the current day in real life, is being crashed by the real-life league’s decision last night to suspend play because of the COVID-19 outbreak. A ResetEra user first noted (and we’ve verified) that, lacking any real-life games […]

Overwatch’s 2020 Archives event goes live with new challenges, new skins

Overwatch’s annual Archives event is now live in all versions of the game, giving players a chance to revisit the game’s cooperative PvE campaign missions and earn new skins. While there isn’t a new Archives mission for this year’s edition of the seasonal event, there are new weekly variations on the existing missions: Uprising, Retribution, […]

Prince of Persia joins For Honor for three-week crossover

For Honor kicked off a Prince of Persia crossover event that runs until April 2, giving players of the hack-and-slash fighting game new skins, weapons, and bling to collect, as well as a new map to play on, and the Prince himself as an adversary to both sides in a limited-time mode. Called Blades of […]

Super Mega Baseball 3 announced, coming in April

Super Mega Baseball, the beloved series of accessible baseball games from Canadian indie developer Metalhead Software, will continue next month with Super Mega Baseball 3, the studio announced Wednesday. Super Mega Baseball 3 is in development on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows PC, and Xbox One, with cross-platform play across all four versions supported in […]

Which edition of Persona 5 Royal should you buy?

Persona 5, the hit 2016 JRPG about a team of disaffected teens who use their supernatural abilities to change the hearts of evildoers, is getting a major update. Persona 5 Royal, a re-released version of the game with new mechanics, new characters, and new locations to explore. Originally available only in Japan, Persona 5 Royal […]

GTA Online players are killing sex workers to duplicate cars

Grand Theft Auto’s inclusion of sex workers has a long-standing infamy thanks to players who supposedly kill the NPCs for money, but in modern games, such violent tendencies have subsided — it’s hardly the best way to make cash. Recently, however, GTA Online cheaters have brought the gruesome murder practice back. In early 2020, players […]

Spawn comes to Mortal Kombat 11 on March 17

Todd McFarlane’s Spawn is coming to Mortal Kombat 11 later this month, the final add-on character as part of the fighting game’s Kombat Pack. Spawn will be released on March 17 in early access (for Kombat Pack owners) and on March 24 for everyone else. Spawn’s gameplay debut trailer shows he’s a force to be […]

More esports events have been canceled over coronavirus concerns

The number of esports events canceled over the spread of the novel coronavirus continues to grow. On Friday afternoon, NetherRealm Studios announced it had canceled its Last Chance Qualifier event scheduled for Saturday, and would only permit its top 16 Mortal Kombat 11 players to compete in the Final Kombat 2020 event on Sunday. (It’ll […]

See how the Resident Evil 3 remake compares to the PlayStation original

Capcom is going to take some liberties with the gameplay of the original Resident Evil 3: Nemesis for this year’s remake. Of course, it’s also going to give it a complete visual overhaul, à la 2019’s Resident Evil 2 remake. In a new video from the PlayStation YouTube channel featuring Capcom producer Peter Fabiano, it […]