PlayStation Studios’ First Xbox Game Comes Out In April

PlayStation Studios’ First Xbox Game Comes Out In April

As part of the new multi-year deal made between Major League Baseball and Sony back in late 2019, long running PlayStation-exclusive baseball game MLB The Show is no longer PlayStation-exclusive as of April 20. That’s when Sony releases an Xbox game with a PlayStation logo on the cover. Weird.

Report: Nintendo Gives Non-Answer When Asked About New Switch Model

Report: Nintendo Gives Non-Answer When Asked About New Switch Model

Despite years of rumours and reports indicating that upgraded Switch hardware is in the works for 2021, Nintendo continues to dance around the question of a Switch Pro. During a quarterly earnings report Q&A earlier today, company president Shuntaro Furukawa said there were no plans to announce a new Switch…

Bloomberg Report Reveals Major Dysfunction At Amazon Game Studios

Bloomberg Report Reveals Major Dysfunction At Amazon Game Studios

You may know it as the Everything Store. But there’s one chunk of “everything” Amazon has failed to crack: video games. A new report from Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier and Priya Anand sheds light on why Amazon Game Studios, backed by one of the planet’s biggest companies, can’t seem to make…

That’s A Big Horse

That’s A Big Horse

After a quick break, Snapshots is back! This week we have some very colourful photos from a wide selection of games including Horizon Zero Dawn, Immortals, God of War, Control, and more!

And GameStop’s Stock Is Still Going

And GameStop’s Stock Is Still Going

A week after its logic-defying surge began, GameStop stock is still holding strong, despite more shenanigans and goofy twists, closing at $US325 ($424) today. That’s higher than Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft. The bubble seems destined to burst any day now, but boosters on the WallStreetBets subreddit are continuing to hype…

The Super Maria Sisters

The Super Maria Sisters

Emmanuel Edeko is an artist we only featured here last year, but I loved his depictions of what he’s calling Maria, Louise and some royal himbos so much I wanted to share his stuff again.

Too Fast Too Fantasy XV: Dawn Of The Final Day

Too Fast Too Fantasy XV: Dawn Of The Final Day

Noctis drains his fifth elixir in as many minutes, rising to his feet as Prompto, Gladio, and Ignis groan on the ground. The aramusha lurks silently, waiting. When Noctis stands, the monster makes ready, body crouched, bony hand on the hilt of its egregiously long sword.

Robinhood Blocks Users From Buying GameStop Stock

Robinhood Blocks Users From Buying GameStop Stock

The stock trading app Robinhood is currently blocking users from buying any more GameStop stock citing “recent volatility” as its price soared from just under $US20 ($26) at the beginning of the month to over $US300 ($390) at the end of yesterday.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Is Too Damn Long

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Is Too Damn Long

I finally got around to finishing Assassin’s Creed Valhalla this week. And while I had a great time with the game I also parted ways on a pretty sour note, because like its predecessor, it is just too damn long.

Destruction AllStars Is Out Next Week, Here’s How It Plays

Destruction AllStars Is Out Next Week, Here’s How It Plays

If you took Psygnosis’ classic Destruction Derby game but mixed it with members of Watch Dogs‘ Dedsec crew who could all do parkour, then you’d get somewhere close to Sony’s Destruction AllStars. That’s the sense I get from the latest gameplay, anyway. The game’s launching with a surprising lack of fanfare: it’s launching…

Here’s February 2021’s PlayStation Plus Lineup

Here’s February 2021’s PlayStation Plus Lineup

February’s PlayStation Plus games are great. You get Destruction AllStars for PS5, and the storied Control: Ultimate Edition as either the PS4 version or PS5 version. As always, these games are only “free” if you have an active PlayStation Plus membership.

Japan Now Has A Super Nintendo World Train

Japan Now Has A Super Nintendo World Train

Starting today, the JR Yumesaki train line in Osaka is covered in Mario and friends to celebrate Super Nintendo World, which was supposed to open February 4. However, it has since been delayed. Again.