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Sega has just released the intro trailer for Giyu Tomioka from Versus Mode of Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles and he is voiced by none other than Takahiro Sakurai, who reprises his role from the anime into the upcoming game. Tomioka is the Water Hashira who led Tanjiro towards joining the Corps. He fights using his “Water Breathing” in Versus Mode, which featured trademark moves such as Striking Tide and Dead Calm. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAmVjcEPnl4 He will join previously announced characters like Tanjiro, Nezuko, Inosuke, and Zenitsu. Demon Slayer will be making its way to Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea and Southeast Asia on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC. No release date has been announced just yet.

Amplitude Studios’ upcoming historical turn-based strategy game, Humankind has officially reached closed beta. In closed beta, which will run until June 21, you can now play through five eras of history. You’ll also have access through to the end of the Industrial era or 200 turns, whichever comes first. This is 5 out of the 6 total eras that are expected at launch. Use railways It also features: Try out 10 new industrial era culturesExploit coal and oil to push your economyBuild railways to cheaply and quickly move goods and troopsFight the biggest battles and support your troops with long range artillery bombardment as well as take to the skies Battle in the skies To gain access to closed beta of Humankind, you can either pre-purchase the game on Steam or the Epic Games Store or get keys via Twitch drops. Long range artillery Some of the Twitch streamers dropping…

After testing your might in the Barrens for a couple of months, now it’s time to face the first dungeon – Wailing Caverns. The dungeon is Hearthstone’s latest mini-set. Join forces with a team of Adventurers to fight through the beasts and awaken Archdruid Naralex from his slumber. The new mini-set is a 66-card set including four Legendary cards, one Epic card (x2), 14 Rare cards (x2), and 16 Common cards (x2). It will be available to purchase in-game or in the webshop starting June 4 for USD 14.99 or 2000 gold. The mini-set includes: 35 new collectible cards; can be obtained from Forged in the Barrens card packsMinions featuring Spell SchoolsSummon 2/2 tokens with bonus effects like Poisonous, Taunt, Divine Shield, etc.4 new Legendary cards featuring iconic characters from the Wailing Caverns Watch the cinematic below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOwV2yzqEL4

With the World of Warcraft Burning Crusade Classic launching on June 2, Blizzard releases “Odes of Return”, a tribute to the many old and new players taking a trip back in time. The song pays homage to the adventures awaiting the opening of the Dark Portal. The video features actor, musician, and gamer Jordan Fisher that gives some of the highlights of the adventures that the expansion brings for players. Watch the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oP9eGesY45M What are your favorite memories of the Burning Crusade? Do you remember Karazhan and the Sunwell and how this expansion had some of the best content of its time? World of Warcraft Burning Crusade Classic will be available tomorrow, June 2!

MiHoYo has launched the Honkai Impact 3rd v4.8 [Phantom of the Theater] update. It introduces the S-rank battlesuit – Starchasm Nyx, server-wide event – Stan Wars, and a new story chapter – The Legion Theater. In addition, players will be able to vote for their favorite characters in the Stan Wars. Starchasm Nyx is Seele’s new QUA battlesuit that allows her to deal massive Ice damage with a scythe and chain claws, sweep enemy groups in Burst mode, and pass on damage through Nightmare Thorns. will be implemented after the update Stan Wars, a new challenge event – Threshold Breach, and Chapter XXIV – The Legion Theater will be released in succession after the update. By partaking in the new events, missions, and challenges, players can earn Valkyrie Fragvyom [S], stigma, outfit, and Crystals for free. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0YM0Wo2To4 You can download Honkai Impact 3rd on Google Play store, Apple App Store,…

DITO Telecommunity Corporation (DITO) following its launch on March 8, 2021, has reached 16 cities and one municipality in Metro Manila. The third telecommunications company is already present in 100 cities and municipalities and available in more than 3,000 stores nationwide, which could mean big things for mobile gaming as we get more choices and alternatives that will offer the service. DITO Chairman and CEO Dennis A. Uy attested to the company’s fulfillment of its promise of bringing stronger connectivity in the country. “Our commercial activities began with 15 cities na sinimulan natin doon sa Cebu at sa Davao with our ongoing CSR program of providing free service to our front liners in ten cities as one of the pillars of our launch. Last April 16, we added 21 more cities. In just another two weeks, 18 cities were added, reaching as far north as Nueva Ecija in Central Luzon…

Following the Breeze Map Update, Riot Games has just introduced a new game mode named Replication Game Mode and the Tethered Realms skin line to Valorant. Valorant Replication Game Mode Replication has the same rules as an unrated match but all players on the same team use the same agent and the goal is to reach 5 round wins. Unlike unrated and competitive though, in Replication, guns, shields, and abilities (except the Ultimate) are refreshed every round. In addition, you’ll have a set amount of Creds each round regardless of win/loss and it is as follows: 900240039006000 It will replace Escalation temporarily but the company has said to keep it up for two weeks. After which, the team will follow a mode rotation strategy but details on this is will be announced later on. “With Replication, we are looking to create exciting and novel moments by widening the player theorycrafting…

Clash of Clans held a KOL Showmatch for FRIENDSHIP dubbed – ‘Clash of Clans – Tropical Clash’. It combined 12 top CoC influencers from Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, and the Philippines. Clash of Clans – Tropical Clash teams These were separated into two teams – ‘Battle Builder’ the team comprised of Malaysia and Thailand and ‘Jungle Clasher’ comprised of Indonesia and Philippines for a series of friendly Clan Wars. The representatives from the countries include MasterRamen, Ombong haha, and HarrisGameboy from Malaysia; Iwan Clasher, Kelvin Afiando, and Benny Moza from Indonesia; Cherizawa, L3bron, and Kayla Heredia from the Philippines; and the Black gamer, ZadistiX, and VRZO from the Thailand. Clash of Clans – Tropical Clash challenges Three challenges took place – the Epic Jungle Challenge – Who is the fastest?, Challenge My Base – Can you beat me?, and Friendly Clan War. The Epic Jungle Challenge – Who is the fastest?…

VALORANT has just released Episode 2 Act III, which introduces the new Breeze Map, a new Forsaken skin line, and a new Battlepass. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLYnq0eA89w Valorant Breeze Map Breeze is a new map set within the southern part of the Bermuda Triangle. It has a bright, playful, and colorful enviornment with wide open spaces and opportunities for long range encounters. “One of the main goals we had with Breeze was building larger and more open spaces with longer sightlines than the other maps in the pool. This provides an opportunity for different weapons and Agents to shine. Each map should provide different strengths and weaknesses for the Agents in the roster to explore while supporting different types of strategies and team compositions,” said Sal Garozzo, Senior Game Designer at Riot Games. Valorant Forsaken skin line The new Valorant Act also introduced the Forsaken skin line for the Vandal, Operator, Spectre, Classic,…

UniPin, the leading digital content enabler in Southeast Asia, has just announced the UniPin Ultimate Plays Call of Duty: Mobile (CODM) tournament in the Philippines. “The eSports tournament series featuring the hit shooter with over 100 million downloads will be the first of many more tournaments to come; Filipino gamers can rejoice as this signifies that there will be more battle arenas in the future for them to show off some jaw-dropping skills,” stated Debora Imanuella, the Senior VP of Community. “More than just being an epic showdown between top local CODM teams competing against one another, it serves as a path for gamers across Philippines to realize their dreams in eSports.” UniPin Ultimate Plays is a CODM tournament series separated into a male category and a female category with a total prize pool of PHP 20,000. It will feature 32 top local teams with five to six player each…

Codemasters and EA have announced that F1 2021 is making its way to the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam on July 16. F1 2021 is the first F1 title to be published by EA Sports, who also recently announced EA Sports PGA Tour, and will feature the teams, drivers and, circuits for the 2021 FIA Formula One World Championship. https://youtu.be/mrJ8PddAMIw The game also introduces a new story mode, an expanded Career mode with two-player option, and three new circuits – Portimão, Imola, and Jeddah, available to all players as free post-launch content. The new story mode, Braking Point, lets you embark on an epic journey to rise from the ranks of Formula 2 to a shot at stardom in the world of Formula 1. It also re-introduces players to Devon Butler who makes his return having debuted in F1 2019. F1 2021…

Riot Games has announced an expansion for VALORANT, its tactical shooter titled VALORANT: Agents of Romance. VALORANT: Agents of Romance will be Riot Games’ first game in the dating sim genre. This follows the success of League of Legends’ Spirit Blossom event, which featured dating sim components. The new title will allow you to take on the role of a new recruit as you train to be a VALORANT Agent. As an Agent in Training, you’ll be building meaningful relationship with each of VALORANT’s Agents, collecting items, going on dates, and maybe even saving the world. “We’ve been looking into ways to expand and explore the VALORANT universe, even prior to launch, and when we landed on a dating sim, it just made sense,” said Anna Donlon, Executive Producer of VALORANT. “We believe that everyone can relate to and enjoy the Agents of VALORANT, whether they’re tac-shooter players or dating…

After a hiatus last year, Acer has confirmed that the Asia-Pacific Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final will push through and will take place from April 6 – April 11, 2021. The Asia-Pacific Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final has four sub-tournaments – two for Dota 2 and two for PLAYERUNKNOWN’S Battlegrounds (PUBG) with teams pre-assigned to their sub-tournament. Teams will be comepeting for Acer Predator products, the Asia-Pacific Predator League Shield, and a piece of the USD 400,000 prize pool. Six teams will be representing the Philippines these are ArkAngel Esports, TroubleMaku, and Gamers Lounge for PUBG and Neon Esports, Reckoning Esports, and TNC Predator for Dota 2. Building up the hype of the tournament, Predator is also giving up to PHP 40,000 discount on select Predator laptops, desktops, and monitors. Support and cheer our local teams as the season begins on April 6 to April 11, 2021. Matches will be…

Electronic Arts continues the EA Sports FIFA Global Series Face-off – its two-part live competition game show that brings together A-list celebrities, top EA Sports professionals and influencers, and four contestants from the EA Sports FIFA community tomorrow. The EA Sports FIFA Face-off features celebrities such as Jason Sudeikis, Brendan Hunt, Trevor Noah, Becky G, and Nicky Jam who will be competing on the FIFA 21 pitch. Meanwhile, FIFA influencer “Castro 1021” hosts the competitive gaming entertainment event. Celebrities and FIFA pros pair up and select their rosters through FIFA Ultimate Team, and compete in a two-legged competition to win a share of a USD 25,000 prize pool on behalf of FIFA fans. Fans were selected after winning a video submission community contest. In addition to the competition, mini games wil lbe played throughout the show featuring additional talent and viewer contests. Day one was held last week where Nicky…

Riot Games Southeast Asia has announced the League of Legends: Wild Rift Southeast Asia (SEA) Icon Series Summer Season will kick off on April 3. The Wild Rift SEA Icon Series will be the first tournament produced by Riot Games Southeast Asia in partnership with its regional partners. It is a foundational step to establish the regional legacy that the SEA players and teams can bring to the global mobile MOBA esports scene. Teams across the region have been competing for the title of local Wild Rift Preseason champions from February to the end of March. These top teams will compete over a two-month period in the Summer Season before the winners meet for the Summer Super Cup. At the Summer Super Cup, the best players and teams from each local will be crowned. “We’ve had an exciting preseason for the League of Legends: Wild Rift Southeast Asia Icon Series,…