Gaming News

Sony Unveils Updated PlayStation VR Headset

The VR headset market is improving each day, but there are still only a few products available on the market and they are rather expensive. To improve experience, Sony has now announced that its virtual reality headset received upgrades and improvements, and will be launched

HTC Bundling Fallout 4 VR With Vive

HTC has announced a new Vive bundle that'll see the virtual reality headset paired with Bethesda's Fallout 4 VR. Consumers who purchase the bundle now will receive a redemption code for the game when it becomes available later this year. It'll be available for free.

Xbox One Gains Game Gifting

Game gifting is rolling out on the Xbox One, with it initially becoming available for some members of the Xbox Insider program. With this feature, users can gift any title from the Microsoft Store to another player via Xbox Live. Microsoft didn't announce its availability.

Nintendo Wii Shop Closing Down In 2019

Nintendo is currently enjoying the popularity of its latest gaming console, the Nintendo Switch, and it looks like it wants to focus more on developing new things for the platform. With that said, the company announced that it plans to shut down the Wii Shop Channel.

Possible Price Tag Of Upcoming Ataribox Leaks Online

After being away for years, Atari is now looking to make a comeback with a new device. The new console is called Ataribox and is expected to make its official appearance sometime during spring 2018. Many details about the console are still missing, but we have now learned more

PUBG Surpasses 1.5M Concurrent Players

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds has set a new concurrent player record with over 1.5 million people in the game at the same time. That's higher than any other title on Steam, significantly surpassing the 1.29 million peak reached by Valve's own DOTA 2.

More Red Dead Redemption 2 Info Coming September 28

We'll learn more about Red Dead Redemption 2 on September 28, Rockstar Games has revealed. The company announced on Twitter that it would be releasing some news about the title at 8 a.m. Pacific on that day. People are anxious to hear the announcement given it's a big title.

Overwatch League's First Season Starts January 10

The first regular season in the Blizzard-created Overwatch League is going to begin on January 10, with preseason exhibition matches scheduled to start December 6. The Overwatch League represents one of the first attempts to bring a sports league-like model to esports.

Minecraft's Cross-Platform Update Is Now Out

An update bringing cross-platform support to Minecraft is now available for Xbox, PC, and mobile. The "Better Together" update lets people play the same version of the game with each other across systems. All of the aforementioned versions run on the Bedrock Engine.

Monster Hunter: World Arrives In January 2018

Capcom says Monster Hunter: World will be available around the world in January 2018. It's reaching PS4 and Xbox One on January 26, while the exact PC release date will be revealed at a later time. A new trailer for the game also debuted today at a press conference.

CoD: WW2 Open Beta Reaches PC This Month

An open beta for Call of Duty: WW2 will launch this month on PC, developer Sledgehammer Games has announced. The beta will arrive via Steam and will be available from September 29 to October 2. This beta differs from the console one, which was exclusive to those with preorders.

Toxic Overwatch Players Are Delaying Game Updates

Toxicity issues within the Overwatch player community have held up the release of game updates, says game director Jeff Kaplan. Commenting on those issues, Kaplan noted, "the community needs to take a deep look inward." Blizzard is dedicating to reducing toxicity.