The Critical Hit Best of the Year Awards 2019 – Best soundtrack

Darryn BonthuysCritical Hit

There’s no overall winner for 2019’s glorious soundtracks, but there are multiple champions! Video game scores which we’ve had repeat since the year kicked off, worn out headsets listening to and have made streaming service subscriptions aThese are the soundtracks that moved us, that opened our hear...

Ghost Recon Breakpoint – Battle Rewards Deactivated Due to Issues

Ravi SinhaGamingBolt

However, the developer hopes to have it back up by the beginning of Act 3.

Sword Art Online: Aclization Lycoris Shows Kirito Fight Quinella in New English Sub Trailer


Bandai Namco shared the latest English sub trailer for Sword Art Online: Aclization Lycoris. In the trailer we get to see Kirito face one of the main

News: Fortnite will premiere a never-before-seen scene from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker


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A statue of One Piece’s Sanji has been erected in Mashiki, Kumamoto Prefecture in Japan.


A statue of One Piece’s Sanji has been erected in Mashiki, Kumamoto Prefecture in Japan. Eiichiro Oda hails from Kumamoto and the statue is a sign of support for the prefecture, which was hit by a series of strong earthquakes in 2016.

A New Crash Bandicoot Game Might Be Revealed This Week

Richard WakelingGameSpot

Speculation, leaks, and Crash figurines suggest a new game might be on the way from the orange mascot.

My Hero One’s Justice 2 Shows Sir Nighteye and More in Latest Japanese TV Spot


Bandai Namco shared a glimpse at Sir Nighteye and more in a new TV spot for My Hero One's Justice 2 in Japan.

Get a $30 Amazon Credit When You Buy a Nintendo Switch


Nintendo Switch with Gray Joy-Con + $30 Amazon Credit | $300 | Amazon | Promo code D3E2CDJ6GB6S

Life is Strange 2 is the most important game of 2019

Kirk McKeandVG247

Life is Strange 2 is a game about familial bonds, power dynamics, adulthood, and an intolerant, hypocritical America. The first Life is Strange was excellent, but I’ve been putting off getting stuck into the second because of the wait between episodes. Now they’re all out, I’ve binged my way through...

This Red Dead Redemption 2 mod lets you spawn a flyable hot air balloon

PC Gamer

I'm still waiting patiently for the day when the modding community figures out how to get airplanes and helicopters into Red Dead Redemption 2, but until then this hot air balloon mod by Krank will have to do. Once installed you can conjure up a balloon wherever you are and fly it around freely, get...

Kingdom Hearts III ReMIND To Include Final Fantasy Characters; Releases Next Month

Francesco De MeoWccftech

A new Kingdom Hearts III ReMIND DLC trailer confirmed that Final Fntasy characters will make an appearance. The release date has also been revealed

First Humble Choice bundle launches featuring Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Blasphemous and more

Deals by James Pickard, Commerce EditorEuroGamer

Back in October, it was announced that the Humble Monthly subscription service would be undergoing a rework to become Humble Choice. Well, the first edition of the new bundle format is live.Now, instead of paying a regular fee upfront and getting access to a mystery bundle of games each month, Humbl...

News: The Bayonetta & Vanquish 10th Anniversary Bundle trailer is pure Platinum


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AVICII Invector (Xbox One) REVIEW – A Fitting Tribute

Ashley BatesCultured Vultures

Between AVICII Invector and Sayonara Wild Hearts, 2019 has been an absolutely brilliant year for rhythm action games.

Death Come True is an FMV game from the creator of Danganronpa

PC Gamer

Danganronpa creator Kazutaka Kodaka is working on a mystery FMV game, Death Comes True, announced today. Details are slim at the moment, but the characters have been teased and the lead actor will be revealed tomorrow, once the countdown on the official site ends. The Danganronpa series only came to...

Hunter X Hunter, The King Of Hiatus Manga, Continues To Be AWOL


Yoshihiro Togashi is best known for two things: creating Hunter x Hunter and taking breaks from Hunter x Hunter. The last issue this year of Weekly Shonen Jump has been published, and the popular manga was not in it.

News: Square Enix accidentally leaks Kingdom Hearts 3 ReMIND release date


(Baymax voice) “I am not fast.”

New Content for ‘The Elder Scrolls: Legends’ Is No Longer in Active Development, Game Will Continue to Be Playable on Existing Platforms

Mikhail MadnaniTouchArcade

We've been covering The Elder Scrolls: Legends for a while now across its many expansions through card reveals and more. At E3, Bethesda has always announced interesting things in the form of either expxansions or ports for The Elder Scrolls: Legends.

This AI text adventure generator lets you do anything you want

Matt CoxRock Paper Shotgun

Over the weekend I successfully got a wizard to invent the internet, thanks to spotting Robert Yang's attempts to make an AI gay. We've both been mucking about

Sony Wants to Make Every PS5 Game Multiplayer with Cloud Controller Sharing

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So says yet another patent

Rocket League’s new blueprint system catches a tonne of flak despite getting rid of loot boxes

Sherif SaedVG247

Rocket League players have not received the game’s new blueprints system well. Rocket League developer Psyonix recently rolled out the big blueprints update to the game. The patch mainly overhauls how rewards are doled out. The most significant change in this update is the removal of loot boxes and ...

‘Nine Witches’ Explores a Witchcraft-Infused Alternate World War II

Julia CoutureIndie Games

Nine Witches takes a look at World War II if things had shifted into the paranormal. Luckily, you will be taking on the role of a Professor and his assistant who specialize...

Elden Ring News Possibly Teased For The Game Awards By New Trailer

Francesco De MeoWccftech

A new trailer released for this year's edition of The Game Awards show features sequences from Elden Ring, teasing news related to the game

Hands on with GTFO, the best way to panic as a group since Killing Floor

Matt CoxRock Paper Shotgun

I'm surrounded by three people, each trapped in a vertical cot. We're staring at each other from respective cages as we plunge into the depths of our prison,

The Critical Hit Best of the Year Awards 2019 – Best Indie Game

Darryn BonthuysCritical Hit

Once again, the year that was 2019 was a showcase for the scene that rolled out hit after hit with nary a break to catch your breath between each release. Here’s a look at the best indie games of 2019.

Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout Review – A Potent Recipe

Nick MangiaracinaMonsterVine

I’ve attempted to get into the Atelier series a few times now, and the games that I’ve tried have been long-winded upfront, and a chore to begin. Hard set deadlines in a JRPG that consumes time with almost everything you do was a huge barrier of entry for me as a player. I feared the […]

Destiny 2: Xur Will Not Feature Random Roll Exotics In Season Of Dawn

Zuhaad AliVGR

Destiny 2 community has been asking for Xur to sell Random Roll Exotic weapons and armor and it seems we've got a response from Bungie.

Spirit Hunter Series Sequel Shibito Magire Gets a New Teaser Trailer


Experience started a crowdfunding campaign for the Spirit Hunter series sequel Shibito Magire last month. Check out a new teaser trailer from the publisher.

See Nausicaä Come To Life As A Life-Action Kabuki Play


Here’s the first peek at the Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind live-action kabuki play.

News: Bethesda ceases “active development” on The Elder Scrolls: Legends


Don’t count your Spriggans before they’ve sprouted

(Update) Vanquish & Bayonetta 4K remasters pop up on Microsoft Store

Chris MoyseDestructoid

[Update: A low-res leak of a trailer for the 10th Anniversary Bundle has appeared on the channel of YouTuber Shih Jing Jhang. You can check out the video at the foot of the article.][Update: It has since been noted that the original Bayonet...

New Crash Bandicoot Game May Be Announced This Week

Francesco De MeoWccftech

A new Crash Bandicoot game may be announced this week, as several happening are suggesting. The announcement may come during The Game Awards

Crash Bandicoot Gadgets Tease Incoming Game Announcement

Paolo SirioGamepur

At least seven influencers have received Crash Bandicoot gadgets ahead of the incoming State of Play and The Game Awards 2019 events.

Destiny 2: Here’s Are The Top 5 Sniper Rifles For PvP

Zuhaad AliVGR

Seson of Dawn is almost upon us. Before that starts, let's dive into the best snipers you can use inside of PvP in Destiny 2

Tekken 7 Season 3 – Ganryu and Fahkumram Revealed in New Trailers

Ravi SinhaGamingBolt

Leroy Smith and Ganryu arrive tomorrow for Season Pass owners.

Industry-backed campaign encourages gamers to vote


Gamechanger Giveaway offers prizes in effort to increase voter turnout

Rocket League fans are so upset with the game’s microtransaction pricing that they’d rather have lootboxes back

Geoffrey TimCritical Hit

Last week, Psyonix released the Blueprint update for Rocket League. It’s a notable update in that it’s the one that completely removes blind lootboxes, in favour of a much more transparent system.

TFT 9.24 patch notes – upcoming changes

Dave IrwinRock Paper Shotgun

Our TFT set 2 patch notes guide will go over the changes to TFT in patch 9.23.

Phoenix Point Vehicles & Aircraft – which faction has the best vehicles?

Ollie TomsRock Paper Shotgun

Our Phoenix Point vehicles and aircraft guide contains details explanations and stats on every single vehicle in the game belonging to each faction!

A Free Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Dynamic Theme Steps Out of the Shadows on PS4

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Holiday theme available now

News: Danganronpa creator reveals Death Come True, a new FMV game


Described as an “authentic full motion video game”

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie News Coming at The Game Awards

Paolo SirioGamepur

The Game Awards 2019 is revealing news about the incoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie, as shared by producer and host Geoff Keighley in a livestream.

Destiny 2 – Update 2.7.0 Will Buff Thundercrash, Combine Exotic and Fated Engrams

Ravi SinhaGamingBolt

Going live tomorrow, update 2.7.0 also raises the Powerful and Pinnacle cap.

Play as Snoop Dogg in NHL 20 on PS4 with Latest Free Update

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What Was Your First Console?

GrownGaming Teamgrowngaming

Regardless of whether you primarily play on a console, gaming PC or mobile, or whether you're Team Xbox, Sony or Nintendo, we're all gamers. We are all different, from our taste in games to the

Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection Releases on Switch

Dan ChallinorDaily Gaming Report

A generous Assassin's Creed package has been released for the Nintendo Switch in the form of Assassin's Creed: The Rebel Collection.

‘PUBG Mobile’ 0.16.0 Releases This Week on iOS and Android Bringing the RageGear Mode, Winter Festival, and More

Mikhail MadnaniTouchArcade

PUBG Mobile update 0.15.5 arrived early last month and since then, Tencent has revealed a few things for the big 0.16.0 that releases this week. PUBG Mobile 0.16.0 brings the Winter Festival, RageGear mode, and a lot more.

The Elder Scrolls Legends Development Officially Halted by Bethesda

Alessio PalumboWccftech

The Elder Scrolls Legends, the free-to-play collectible card game, has had its development officially halted by Bethesda.