Rainbow Six Siege will be on PS5 and Xbox Series X on day one and support cross-play with current-gen

Ubisoft will bring its longest-running, most successful live service game to next-gen consoles. As if there was any doubt, Ubisoft has revealed its commitment to bringing Rainbow Six Siege to PS5 and Xbox Series X at the launch of the next-gen consoles this holiday season. Game director Leroy Athanassof wasn’t able to provide a date, for obvious […]

Nvidia claims RTX laptops will beat PS5 and Xbox Series X to be the most popular ‘game console’

Nvidia’s CEO Jensen Huang had plenty to share in the company’s Q4 earnings call, including the promise held by RTX graphics and ray tracing, and in particular GeForce-toting gaming laptops. As documented by Seeking Alpha, Huang was super-confident (as is his job) on many different points, not the least of which was the claim that […]

Need for Speed goes back to Criterion, ending Ghost Games

Ghost Games, makers of the last three Need for Speed games for Electronic Arts, has been dissolved and the racing series is being handed back to Criterion Games. Electronic Arts confirmed the franchise overhaul in a statement to GamesIndustry.biz, acknowledging that as many as 30 positions at Ghost Games could be at risk. The remaining […]

Rainbow Six Siege coming to PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, cross-play in the works

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege continues to scale, with Ubisoft now committing to plans for the next two years for its hit multiplayer shooter. It comes as the title consistently tops its portfolio of live-service experiences, bolstered by regular tri-monthly seasons and free content updates. And as Ubisoft shares its vision for a sustainable content […]

Google Stadia Soon to Be Available on 20+ Android Devices Beyond Google’s Own Pixels

Since its debut in November 2019, Google Stadia has only been available for Google’s own Pixels smartphones when it comes to mobile devices. Of course, that’s in an official capacity, as smart Android developers had figured out ways to unlock the Google Stadia app for a much broader selection of smartphones. Those methods involve rooting […]

Lair of the Clockwork God launches with a surprise prequel • Eurogamer.net

Lair of the Clockwork God, the next title by Size Five Games, is due to launch only next week – but developer Dan Marshall has somehow managed to make a second game at the same time, as a surprise prequel called Devil’s Kiss has also been announced. Oh, and it’s also being bundled in for […]

Metroid Prime 4 studio hires another Super Lucky’s Tale designer

Nintendo’s Retro Studios has hired a pair of game designers as it continues to ramp up production of Metroid Prime 4. The Texas studio’s latest hire is New Super Lucky’s Tale designer Mark Capers from nearby Playful. Capers has previously acted as a designer for Epic Mickey and its sequel, so he will be familiar […]