Pokemon Go's recently announced Raid Battles feature is now available for players who've gotten past level 35. With the feature, you can work with others to take down Pokemon in specific real-life locations. Raid Battles will be carried out at "select gyms around the world."
While Pokemon Go has gone a year without adding any legendary creatures, the wait for Legendaries could be coming to an end. An analysis of the game's latest update by The Silph Road indicates the creatures will be added shortly. Legendaries will appear in Raid Battles.
A collection of classic SEGA games is now available on mobile devices for no cost at all. The Forever collection initially comes with five titles: Sonic The Hedgehog, Phantasy Star II, Comix Zone, Kid Chameleon and Altered Beast. All are available on iOS and Android.
As it's been doing for the past couple years, PayPal has once again confirmed the start date for Steam's Summer Sale. This year it'll begin on June 22, with discounts becoming available at 1 p.m. ET. PayPal UK tweeted about the sale, continuing its tradition.
Twitch has signed an exclusive eSports streaming deal with Blizzard that'll see 20 events related to Blizzard's games solely streamed on the site. Some of the largest tournaments through 2018 for Overwatch, Hearthstone, and others will be available only on Twitch.
8Bitdo is coming out with a series of Nintendo Switch controllers, including one styled after the SNES. The upcoming SNES30 Pro has Bluetooth, USB-C, rumble vibration, motion controls, and player indicator LEDs. It has the same core design as the original SNES controller.
Many of us don't remember or have never got their hands on Atari game console, but it is now confirmed that Atari is coming back and is getting ready to launch a new console under its own name. After 24 years since its last home console, Atari announced that it will release a
The Metroid franchise remains "an important franchise" for Nintendo, says Nintendo America resident Reggie Fils-Aime. Metroid Prime 4 was announced during E3 2017, but the reaction wasn't exclusively positive due to how little was revealed about the game.
At least five additional Xbox games will be added to the Xbox Game Pass subscription every month, says Microsoft. The new Netflix-like subscription comes with access to a growing set of games that you can download while continuing to pay. It costs $10 per month.
In collaboration with Capcom, Nintendo recently announced a special edition Switch console called Monster Hunter XX. The console comes with different color design and a number of other accessories, including a production booklet, keychain, poster, carrying case, and soundtrack CD
An entire series of virtual reality games set in The Walking Dead universe is in development. Skybound Entertainment, a production company co-founded by Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, is working on the project with Skydance Interactive. A release date isn't known.
Even though it has a high price point of $500, the Xbox One X isn't going to bring in money for Microsoft. Xbox boss Richard Spencer told Business Insider that the console won't turn a profit, confirming the components cost a substantial amount. It's the most powerful console.
As the Greenlight program goes away, Valve's Steam has bulk-approved "many" of the 3400 games that were waiting on a decision from the program. The only games not approved for sale on the store are those that had "insufficient voter data or concerns about the game."
Xbox boss Phil Spencer doesn't believe the newly introduced Xbox One X is intended for the average consumer. Its $500 price tag places it out of the reach of many potential buyers, according to some analysts, but that doesn't sound like an issue from Microsoft's perspective.
Rocket League for Nintendo Switch has officially been announced by Psyonix. The new version of the game was revealed during a Nintendo event at E3 2017 and it'll be out this year. Rocket League launched two years ago and continues to be very popular.
After launching the Xbox Design Lab last year, Microsoft has finally announced that the service is now available internationally, and first countries to get it are Germany, France and the UK. Prices start at £69.99 in the UK with free shipping. The company also promised to launch
During its E3 2017 conference, Sony has announced a new feature that will hopefully bring people together socially and through co-op experiences. The new feature is called PlayLink, which by combining a smartphone or tablet, TV and PS4 console allows you and your group of
In addition to South Park: The Fractured But Whole, which will arrive later this year, a mobile game based on the series is on its way. South Park: Phone Destroyer will be available sometime in 2017 and it's coming from Ubisoft's RedLynx and South Park Digital Studios.
At the end of its presentation at E3 2017, Sony revealed some updates regarding the PlayStation 4's success. The console is now past the 60 million sale milestone (60.4 million to be exact) and it has also seen 487.8 million retail and digital game sales.
Destiny 2 for PC's release date has been pushed back such that it's now slated to arrive close to two months after the game reaches consoles. The PC version's new release date is October 24. The beta is starting in late August, whereas it'll begin in mid July on PS4 and Xbox One.