August NPD: Switch Continues to Dominate, but Overall Software Sales hit 20-Year Low

Alex GibsonTwinfinite

The NPD Group has revealed its monthly sales tracking for US retail and digital video game sales, and August was a bit success for Nintendo Switch.

Borderlands 3: Can You Do Vertical Split Screen?

Zack PalmGamepur

Borderlands 3 players are discovering there's a clear issue with the current console split screen format. Is there a workaround?

Borderlands 3: how to find the One Punch Man legendary shotgun

Matt MartinVG247

Borderlands 3 has a pretty sweet One Punch Man easter egg, and yes – obviously – it results in you getting a new gun. This is Borderlands after all, it’s all about overloading you with weapons to play with. One Punch Chump legendary shotgun You’re looking for an enemy who will spawn called One Punch...

Borderlands 3 launches with a myriad of issues on PC

Sherif SaedVG247

Borderlands 3 has not had the best launch on PC.

The Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro Is Massive In-Person

Brian AshcraftKotaku

The images SNK have released do not convey the actual size of the Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro. It’s humongous.

The Merchandise Of The 2019 Tokyo Game Show

Brian AshcraftKotaku

When you go to the Tokyo Game Show, you can play games. But if the lines are too long, you can buy stuff. Your choice!

SEGA Just Released the First Trailer for ‘Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020’ Showcasing New Gameplay and the Game Is Playable at TGS 2019 for All Attendees

Mikhail MadnaniTouchArcade

This June, SEGA confirmed the name and gave us a look at Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020. Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020 is the upcoming mobile game from SEGA for 2020 Summer Olympics. This is one of three games announced by SEGA. The others are console and PC games including a Nint...

The Ashtray Maze is Control at its best and worst

Matt CoxRock Paper Shotgun

The Ashtray Maze is Control at its best and worst, though I can't say more without spoiling it.

Yakuza: Like a Dragon to Launch January 16th, 2020 in Japan and Later Next Year in Western Countries

Alessio PalumboWccftech

SEGA announced that Yakuza: Like a Dragon, the new turn-based game, will launch January 16th, 2020 in Japan and later next year in the West.

The Game Awards will be celebrating its 5th anniversary on December 12

Brad LangCritical Hit

Which is also, purely coincidentally, when the actual awards are taking place this year so clear your schedule for the annual Geoff Keighley and his Super

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel was Irrational’s last game and deserves to be remembered that way

Jeremy PeelVG247

I have three cups. Under one of these cups is Irrational Games. When I spin them around and around, will you know where the studio is? Can you be sure?

The First Three Virtual-On Games Boost Onto PlayStation 4 On November 27, 2019

Alistair WongSiliconera

Sega revealed on their livestream for TGS 2019 that the first three Virtual-On games that were announced to be ported to PS4 last year are releasing together as one package on November 27, 2019.

Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Masterpiece 1995~2001 for PS4 launches November 27 in Japan

Sal RomanoGematsu

Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Masterpiece 1995~2001 will launch for PlayStation 4 via the PlayStation Store on November 27 in Japan for 4,500 yen, Sega announced during a Tokyo Game Show 2019 stage event. The collection will include the following three titles: Cyber Troopers Virtual-On (1995) Cyber Troo...

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Ships 2.5 Million Units in its First Week

Alex GibsonTwinfinite

Capcom has announced today that the Monster Hunter World expansion Iceborne has shipped a whopping 2.5 million unit after its opening week. The number

Sniper Ghost Warrior: Contracts Gamescom 2019 Hands-On Preview – Deadly Silence

Dave AubreyWccftech

Everything in Contracts adds up to being one of the best Sniper Ghost Warrior games yet and should be added to the wishlists of stealth fans.

The Game Awards returns in December

Matt MartinVG247

This year The Game Awards will take place on December 12 and be livestreamed across 45 different streaming services. Geoff Keighley’s annual trailer reveal and backslapfest is in its fifth year, with the big man himself joined on stage by his creative development buddies. We’re pretty sure he’ll sav...

You can’t smooch Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk 2077

Kirk McKeandVG247

File this one under: not breathtaking. You can not – and I can’t stress this enough – shag Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk 2077. Keanu Reeves plays cybernetic rock star Johnny Silverhand in CD Projekt Red’s upcoming RPG. While the game will feature a bunch of romance options, Silverhand won’t be one of th...

The Persona 5 PlayStation 4 Looks Beautiful

Brian AshcraftKotaku

To mark the release of Persona 5: The Royal, Sony is releasing a special Persona 5 themed PlayStation 4 Pro. It looks quite nice!

Check out Aleister Black's entrance in WWE 2K20

ncarter@gamingnexus.comGaming Nexus

Go to for news and reviews on video games, consoles, and PCs.

‘GTA Online’ Update: The Benefactor Krieger

Drew MeadowsElectric Bento

GTA Online's weekly update sees the addition of the Benefactor Krieger, an all new supercar, as well as double rewards for Race Series.

Blasphemous review - a grotesque but surprisingly clean take on Souls and Castlevania

Review by Edwin Evans-Thirlwell, ContributorEuroGamer

Guilt! Ecstasy! Agony! The corruption and correction of the flesh! Blasphemous is all of these things and m- no, wait. Blasphemous is only these things: all else is heresy, fit to be thrown on the pyre. A gruesome pixelart hybrid of Castlevania and Dark Souls, it casts you as the Penitent One, a mus...

Why It's Taken So Long For A New Space Channel 5 Game

Brian AshcraftKotaku

It was at 1999 that the first Space Channel 5 debuted at the Tokyo Game Show. Now twenty years later, the classic music game is back.

Pokémon Masters is giving players 6,000 Gems to compensate for bugs

Cale MichaelGamepur

Two gameplay bugs were affecting players, so DeNA is giving players 6,000 Gems as an apology.

Contra: Rogue Corps Demo Is Available Now On Consoles

Landon WrightGamingBolt

Try out the unexpected return of the Contra series.

Romance Of The Three Kingdoms 14 Launches January 16, 2020 In Japan

Landon WrightGamingBolt

We have a date for the next installment in the long running strategy series.

PlayStation 4 System Update 7.00 Beta Is Now Live

Landon WrightGamingBolt

The newest update's beta is up for those who signed up.

HTC Vive Cosmos Releases October 3; Full Specs Revealed

Landon WrightGamingBolt

The newest VR headset from HTC is coming soon.

Conarium Now Free On Epic Games Store; Mystery Batman Game Teased For Next Week

Landon WrightGamingBolt

A Lovecraft styled puzzle game is free this week with something Batman related afterward.

Batman: Arkham Origins Voice Actor Possibly Teases News Coming Soon

Landon WrightGamingBolt

Has the time finally come to see what WB Montreal is working on?

Death Stranding Features Lots Of Real Life Product Placement

Landon WrightGamingBolt

America is broken, Sam. Here, chug this Monster Energy Drink

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Beta Is Live Now On PS4

Landon WrightGamingBolt

The beta is now live for those who preordered.

The Game Awards 2019 Confirmed for December 12th

Ravi SinhaGamingBolt

The award show returns for its fifth anniversary later this year.

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Passes 2.5 Million Shipments and Digital Sales

Ravi SinhaGamingBolt

Capcom's massive expansion is already a huge success.

Watch an Extended Gameplay Demo of ‘Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition’ from TGS 2019 Including a Boss Fight

Mikhail MadnaniTouchArcade

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition from Square Enix finally got a release date recently and it has been confirmed to support cross platform play. This is a pretty big deal because it isn't just cross platform play between Nintendo Switch and mobile but PS4 as well.

Have you played… Boid?

Ollie TomsRock Paper Shotgun

Boid is an RTS that I probably wouldn't have stuck with for so long if it wasn't so gosh-darn satisfying to play.

Borderlands 3: Can You Skip the Intro Sequence?

Zack PalmGamepur

Can you skip the introduction cutscene you see whenever you make a new character or begin a new game with a friend in Borderlands 3?

Anthem Joins EA Access On Xbox One, PS4

Robert WorkmanGamepur

BioWare's action/adventure game gets a second chance at an audience.

Azur Lane: Crosswave DLC production announced

Sal RomanoGematsu

Compile Heart will produce downloadable content for Azur Lane: Crosswave, the company announced. Details will be announced at a later date. Azure Lane: Crosswave launched for PlayStation 4 on August 29 in Japan, and is due out in 2020 in North America and Europe.

Batman: Arkham Origins Developers Are Teasing A New Game

Rajesh V

Roger Craig Smith, the voice actor who worked in Batman: Arkham Origins, made a comment on Twitter, hinting that a new game is in the works.

Shin Sakura Wars the Animation announced

Sal RomanoGematsu

Sega announced Shin Sakura Wars the Animation, a TV anime based on the Project Sakura Wars game, during a stage event at Tokyo Game Show 2019. It will broadcast in 2020. The anime’s staff includes: Director: Manabu Ono (Sword Art Online: Alicization, Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere, Saki series) Sc...

Sakurai: Future Smash Bros Games Won’t Have as Many fighters as Ultimate

Rajesh V

The legendary Japanese creative mentioned that there is no way that future Smash Bros games will have as many fighters as Ultimate.

Project Sakura Wars Anime And New HG Plastic Models Announced

Alistair WongSiliconera

Today at Sega’s stage event for Project Sakura Wars, it was announced that the game is getting an anime adaptation, and the Spiricle Fighter “Mugen” line will be released as plastic models via Bandai’s HG line.

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Has Already Shipped Over 2.5 Million Units

Robert WorkmanGamepur

Capcom's expansion is already a monstrous success.

‘Red Dead Online’ Update: Frontier Pursuits Available

Drew MeadowsElectric Bento

Red Dead Online gets three new specialist roles this week, along with extensive customization options in the Wheeler Rawson & Co. Club.

Monster Hunter World's Iceborne Expansion Reaches Big Milestone In First Week

Eddie MakuchGameSpot

The PS4 and Xbox One expansion is off to a great start; get all the details here.

Pokemon Sword and Shield official website updated with glitched Pokemon

Sal RomanoGematsu

The Pokemon Company has updated the official website for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield with a page for a mysterious Pokemon. The same “glitched” Pokemon image can be found floating around the top page of the official website. Clicking it loads the above page. The Pokemon Company also tweeted abou...

Yakuza: Like a Dragon TGS 2019 Day 2 gameplay

Sal RomanoGematsu

Sega debuted new footage of Yakuza: Like a Dragon during the Famitsu x Dengeki live stream and on the Sega stage on the second day of Tokyo Game Show 2019. The Famitsu x Dengeki footage highlights a few story scenes, battle (including the “Delivery Help” summon feature in which Ichiban Kasuga summon...

Guilty Gear TGS 2019 Trailer Shows Off Three New Characters

Robert WorkmanGamepur

Jam-packed with action -- and there's more to come!