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EA has announced that Battlefield 2042’s Season 3: Escalation will be available on November 23, and will feature the map Spearhead, Specialist Rasheed Zain, multiple weapons, a unique multi-mode tank, a loaded Battle Pass, the highly anticipated Specialist rework, and much more. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGHl_jKD2tg In Battlefield 2042 Season 3, players will be taking the fight to the untamed wilderness in Sweden, which features semi-automated manufacturing facilities of high-tech weaponry. In the midst of the chaos, players can also take control of Egyptian-born Specialist and security expert Zain and his XM370A Airburst Rifle, who can also recharge his health after taking out an enemy. There’s also a weapon for every type of engagement in Season 3. The Rorsch Mk-4 Railgun launches unbelievably fast projectiles and features multiple firing modes, while the double-barreled semi-automatic NVK-S22 Smart Shotgun is ideal for close-quarters situations. Rounding out the field is the long-barreled NVK-P125 Bullpup Pistol, ideal…

Square Enix has released a new trailer for Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Reunion, and with it, revealed the resolution and frame rates of each platform it will be launching on. The new trailer, entitled “More than a remaster,” showcases how the game has been upgraded to take advantage of modern hardware. It’s certainly a big change and will be an experience to look out for as fans get their hands on the game when it launches on December 13, 2022. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fH3App7EPf8 Additionally, Square Enix has also revealed the resolution and frame rate numbers for the game. The full breakdown can be seen below: PS5 – 3840×2160, 60 fpsPS4 Pro – 3840×2160, 30 fpsPS4 – 1920×1080, 30 fpsXbox Series X – 3840×2160, 60 fpsXbox Series S – 1920×1080, 60 fpsXbox One X – 3840×2160, 30 fpsXbox One S – 1920×1080, 30 fps (to be patched to 60 fps)Xbox One – 1920×1080 resolution, 30 fpsSwitch (TV Mode) – 1280×720, 30 fpsSwitch (Handheld Mode) – 1280×720,…

Ubisoft and Riot Games have announced the “Zero Harm in Comms” research project, the first cross-industry research initiative to fight disruptive behavior. This research initiative aims to create a cross-industry shared database and labeling ecosystem that gathers in-game data, which will better train AI-based preemptive moderation tools to detect and mitigate disruptive behavior. Both active members of the Fair Play Alliance, Ubisoft and Riot Games firmly believe that the creation of safe and meaningful online experiences in games can only come through collective action and knowledge sharing. As such, this initiative is a continuation of both companies’ bigger journey of creating gaming structures that foster more rewarding social experiences and avoid harmful interactions. “Disruptive player behaviors is an issue that we take very seriously but also one that is very difficult to solve. At Ubisoft, we have been working on concrete measures to ensure safe and enjoyable experiences, but we…

SEGA has released the lyric video for Undefeatable, the battle BGM for the first Sonic Frontiers Titan, GIGANTO. This song features front-man Kellin Quinn from Sleeping with Sirens, a post-hardcore rock band from Florida. Take a listen below! https://youtu.be/wL7kvFV0mkc When we were designing the soundtrack for the game, we put an emphasis on having a varietyof stillness and motion,” Tomoya Ohtani, Sound Director of Sonic Frontiers, shares. “The Super Sonic battles are the pinnacle of action and the climax of the gameplay cycle, so we decided to pair them with extremely impactful metalcore/post-metalcore songs. We hope you enjoy the music in the lyric video!” Previously, ONE OK ROCK was revealed to have performed the ending theme of the game. Sonic Frontiers is now available for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch, and PC.

Capcom has announced that Free Title Update 3 for Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak will be released on November 24, 2022. The free update will include the addition of new monsters such as Chaotic Gore Magala, Risen Teostra, and Risen Kushala Daora. Additionally, players will be able to challenge Master Rank Quests and Anomaly Research Quests with Followers under single-player. https://youtu.be/pzuXd1C4AZM Capcom also revealed the updated roadmap that players can expect for Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak. After title update 3, players can expect a new elder dragon as part of title update 4, which is scheduled for Winter 2023. Spring 2023 will play host to title update 5, but details about its inclusions have yet to be revealed. Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak is now available for the Switch and PC.

SEGA has announced that the Gyutaro Character Pack for Demon Slayer The Hinokami Chronicles is now available for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC via Steam. The Gyutaro character pack, which adds Gyutaro as a playable character in versus mode, also includes new profile photos and quotes that players can use to further customize their game experience. https://youtu.be/wEr6p-f286g Additionally, the Gyutaro character pack is also available as a set, which features a series of paid downloadable content featuring characters from the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc anime that can be used in the Versus Mode. Demon Slayer The Hinokami Chronicles is now available across all major platforms and most recently, for the Nintendo Switch.

Ubisoft has announced that the Rainbow Six Siege Jönköping Major will run from November 21 to 27, where the playoffs will take place in front of a live audience during DreamHack Winter. The top 16 Rainbow Six Siege teams across Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and North America will compete for the title and prize money. As the final Six Major of the season, this will be the last chance for teams to score points in the Global Standings to qualify for the Six Invitational 2023. Starting with the group stage on November 21 to 23, only eight teams will qualify and move on to the playoffs, which will be played at one of the largest esports festivals, DreamHack Winter, in the Elmia Congress Center in Jönköping, Sweden. Attendees will be treated to a merchandise store, meet and greets with professional players, demo booths, and more. Here are the teams that…

EA and Criterion Games have revealed the official soundtrack for Need for Speed Unbound, featuring curated tracks from trailblazing global artists from the worlds of electronic music and hip-hop. The range of global talent featured on the list includes A$AP Rocky, Brodinski, Lous and the Yakuza, Alina Pash, Slikback, Villano Antillano, The Synaptik, COUCOU CHLOE, Balming Tiger, and Shirin David. For the first time ever, players will even get the ability to customize their cars with decals from a selection of music artists featured in the soundtrack. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2Y8XCe7F9E You can view the full Need for Speed Unbound tracklist below: A$AP Ant, A$AP Rocky The God Hour A$AP Ferg feat. A$AP Rocky Shabba A$AP Rocky Babushka Boi A$AP Rocky Palace A$AP Rocky Shittin Me Alina Pash Воїн Alison Wonderland Eyes Closed Amir Obe WISH YOU WELL Ammar 808 ft. Kali Dass Ey Paavi Anna Lunoe Ice Cream (feat. Nakamura Minami) Ash-B ft. Mckdaddy BOOTY Balming Tiger Kolo Kolo (ft. Omega Sapien, bj wnjn)(prod. Unsinkable) Bicep Apricots Big Hass, Taffyraps, Little G Fresh, Rann, Medusa TN, Nayomi & Big Moe Arab Femcee Cypher Bizarrap & Villano Antillano Villano Antillano: BZRP Music Sessions Vol. 51 Bonez MC & AK AUSSERKONTROLLE In meinem Benz Botany She Will Be Brodinski ft. Peewee Longway Split Buku Front To…

Geoff Keighley has announced the full list of nominees for The Game Awards 2022 during a special nomination announcement that was live-streamed earlier today. To no surprise, God of War Ragnarok was one of the big headlines for The Game Awards 2022, bagging 10 nominations, compared to the 7 nominations each that both Elden Ring and Horizon Forbidden West got. Stray, Xenoblade Chronicles 3, and A Plague Tale: Requiem round out the 6 games nominated for the Game of the Year category. A new category for The Game Awards 2022, Best Adaptation, sees great entries as well, featuring the likes of Arcane: League of Legends, Cyberpunk Edgerunners, The Cuphead Show, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and Uncharted. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRmtd9PS-gE Here’s the full list of nominees for The Game Awards 2022: The Game Awards 2022 – Full List of Nominees GAME OF THE YEARA Plague Tale: Requiem (Asobo Studio/Focus Entertainment)Elden Ring (FromSoftware/Bandai Namco)God of…

CD Projekt Red has announced that the highly-anticipated next-gen update for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is coming on December 14, 2022, and will be free for everyone who already owns the game. The update is said to include “a range of visual and technical improvements — including ray tracing and faster loading times — across the base game, both expansions, and all extra content.” The update will also see a variety of mods integrated into the game. A separate physical edition will be released soon after. No release date was mentioned. The company promised more gameplay details during a special gameplay reveal that will be streamed on the CDPR Twitch channel. https://twitter.com/witchergame/status/1592177211481944068 Additionally, the PS4, Xbox One, and Switch versions of the game will also be getting an update that will feature numerous additions and improvements, along with Netflix Witcher-inspired content. Release details will be announced soon. Related -…

NCSOFT has unveiled Project LLL, an upcoming open-world MMO shooter that’s currently in development for consoles and PC. In an interview with Project Leader Seeder Jaehyun Bae, he shares new gameplay footage along with a developer video that reveals new information about the game, which is being built in the latest version of Unreal Engine and is currently scheduled for 2024. “We wanted to create a new genre that is completely different from the recently popular looter shooter or battle royale. We want to create a new market that is exclusive to NC with a new IP that incorporates the keywords ‘shooter,’ ‘MMO,’ and ‘open world,'” shares Bae. “We are developing a project that combines different play styles and elements from NC’s previous games, and we are very excited to share a sneak peek with our community.” Bae also states some of the inspiration of the team for the lore of the game,…

Hogwarts Legacy isn’t releasing until February 2023, but as early as today, we can already see the PlayStation Trophy list of the upcoming game, and it is looking to require full completion of the game. The list comes courtesy of powerpyx, a trusted name in the industry when it comes to trophy guides. The game is said to contain 46 trophies and is based on the Epic Games Store PC achievements. As such, some values may change when the PS4/PS5 versions are released next year. Since the list may contain spoilers, we won’t be posting it directly on this page, so if you want to spoil yourself and strategize on how to get the trophies next year, you’re free to do so but you have been warned! https://youtu.be/ecgrvh4kQRU Overall, the Hogwarts Legacy trophy list is looking to be aimed at true completionists of games, with the Platinum requiring quite possibly…

Square Enix has announced that Tactics Ogre: Reborn is now available for the PS4, PS5, Switch, and PC via Steam. Additionally, early purchases of the physical edition will provide customers with an original postcard set, featuring key visual illustrations by Akihiko Yoshida. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fziaA_mfMws Here’s an overview of the game: Tactics Ogre, crown jewel of the tactical role-playing genre, is reborn!Based on the 2010 release, the game features improved graphics and sound, as well as updated game design, bringing to life a new Tactics Ogre that remains true to its roots.Key FeaturesA tactical role-playing game depicting the struggle for control of the Valerian Isles.Your choices affect how the story unfolds, and even how it ends, with a game system that allows for multiple paths through the game and multiple endings. The story takes place through the eyes of a young man named Denam. The decisions he makes will alter the fate of those around him,…

Square Enix and Luminous Productions have released the latest “Exploring Athia” trailer for their upcoming open-world action RPG, Forspoken. This 3-and-a-half-minute deep dive trailer showcases many of the activities players can partake in while exploring the vast lands of Athia, which holds many secrets as well as treacherous enemies that Frey Holland will have to deal with. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zekyTtdXTw You can also check out other previously published trailers for the game, giving a deep dive into its acrobatic Magic Parkour and fast-paced Magic Combat. Forspoken is scheduled to be released on January 24, 2023 for the PS5 and PC.

Gravity Game Hub has announced that their newest mobile SRPG, Ragnarok Arena, is now available for pre-registration across South East Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Oceania, and other regions on the Google Play Store, Apple App Store, and Huawei AppGallery. Ragnarok Arena is a combination of RPG, strategy, and idle game, where players will follow a storyline and collect over 99 well-known and MVP monsters from the classic Ragnarok Online who will fight alongside their main character to clear the game. To celebrate Ragnarok Arena’s Pre-Registration; with each milestone met, players can win a bundle of in-game rewards and stand a chance to win amazing physical prizes. Pre-registration milestone in-game rewards and physical items are as follows: 50k Pre-registration:In-game reward: Dead Branch x 10Physical Prize: Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Earbuds x 1 100k Pre-registration:In-game reward: ACC Potion x 5 200k Pre-registration:In-game reward: Bloody Branch x 10Physical Prize: iPad Air…