Square Enix today revealed a first-look at the free playable demo for Outriders, the RPG-Shooter from People Can Fly and Square Enix External Studios.
Broadcast #5 ‘Into the Fray’, gives a look at the content on offer in the Outriders demo, coming February 25th, where players will be able to experience the entire opening chapter of the Outriders campaign. With around 3 hours of gameplay available, players can create multiple characters and try out all four classes in the game: Devastator, Pyromancer, Technomancer and Trickster.
Progress in the campaign will transfer to the full game for players who purchase Outriders on the same platform. Additionally, Broadcast #5 includes a deep dive into the PC version of Outriders.
Today Square Enix revealed the opening cinematic, “Attract Movie,” for NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… showcasing the title’s upgraded visuals, voiceover and soundtrack for the beoved title. The cinematic also introduces an unlikely cast of characters in a dark, apocalyptic world, as they join together with the protagonist on his quest to cure his sister of a deadly disease – a quest which will in turn make them question everything. NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… will launch for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam on April 23rd.
Due to the recent cyber attack on the studio’s IT infrastructure, CD Projekt Red announced that Patch 1.2 for Cyberpunk 2077 has been delayed and is now aiming for release in the second half of March.
Team17 and Studio Koba today revealed that its digital adventure Narita Boy will release on March 30th for PC, PlayStation 4 (and backwards compatible on PS5), Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One (playable on Xbox Series X|S via backwards compatibility) including on release day with Xbox Game Pass for PC and console. The narrative-driven RetroVania adventure is inspired by the electronic pop culture of the 1980s, with a synthwave soundtrack and neo-retro aesthetic to match, as players are sucked into the Digital Kingdom to fight for its freedom… and for the memories of its human creator.
NIS America today announced that its first PlayStation 5 title, Void Terrarium++, is releasing on May 18th. Void Terrarium++ looks and performs better than ever on PS5, and comes bundled with additional content like new emotes, outfits, hairstyles, diseases, and an all new environment to explore while maintaining the visual style, roguelike gameplay, and caretaking system from its predecessor.
Aspyr Media today announced that they are bringing Star Wars Republic Commando to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on April 6th. The game was originally released in 2005 on Xbox and PC, this re-release will feature updated controls and trophy support.
Starting today, Anno 1800 players can build in Docklands, the first DLC of Anno 1800’s third season. Players will be able to build a modular warehouse district starting with the main building inspired by the world-famous “Speicherstadt,” the world’s largest warehouse district and an UNESCO World Heritage site in Hamburg, Germany. Each added module comes with a different effect, including increased loading speed or faster repair times. Docklands can integrate naturally into every game session, giving players more options for individualization and ways to reach certain goals easier.
Alongside the first DLC of Season 3, Anno 1800 is releasing a free Game Update #10 for all players, containing:
The first major patch for Hitman 3 has gone live, bringing several enhancements and new content to the game including the following:
Sony Interactive Entertainment has revealed the first details about its next-generation VR system coming to the PlayStation 5. In PlayStation’s latest blog post, Senior Vice President, Platform Planning and Management Hideaki Nishino provides an early update about the VR system, with more details to come in the future.
The new system will bring dramatic leaps in performance and interactivity. Features will include single-cord connectivity which will enable a high-fidelity visual experience and improve ease-of-use, among other enhancements. Nishino says one of the innovations PlayStation is excited about is a new VR controller, which will incorporate some of the key features found in the DualSense wireless controller.
Atlus today announced that Persona 5 Strikers is available now for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. As the Phantom Thieves investigate a series of strange cases occurring across Japan, they discover another realm where innocent people are being jailed and forced to forfeit their hearts’ desires by the whims of its ruler. In typical Phantom Thieves style, they’re going to use everything they’ve got to liberate the imprisoned, return their hearts, and strike back against the corruption.