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  • Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood Launches On Consoles Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood Launches On ConsolesWhat can you play the latest ESO chapter on? As of now, it doesn’t matter what you game on…the console version of Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood has officially launched, but is it any different than the PC version?
    The answer is no…the console and PC versions of Blackwood are the same game. Both add at least 30 hours of content to the game, and both introduce a year-long storyline set in a time 800 years before Elder Scrolls IV. Blackwood is the domain of dastardly Daedric Prince Mehrunes Dagon, and packs in all these things:

    A new zone
    A fiendish main storyline that ...

  • Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood Now Available On PC, Mac And Stadia Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood Now Available On PC, Mac And StadiaWhich machines can play Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood as of today? The dedicated computer bunch (and the handful of Stadia users)…what can they expect in this latest expansion?
    Blackwood introduces a year-long saga that will tell the tale of the villainous Daedric Prince Mehrunes Dagon, who gave Tamriel’s denizens a miserable time 800 years before the events of Elder Scrolls IV. The chapter adds at least 30 hours of playable content to ESO, and packs in all these things:

    A new zone: Blackwood
    A fiendish main storyline that ties into the Gates of Oblivion adventure
    The new Companions system
    A new 12-player Trial: Rockgrove
    New world ...

  • Check Out The New Tales Of Arise Trailer Check Out The New Tales Of Arise TrailerWhat does Tales of Arise, the latest game in Bandai Namco’s long-running Tales series, look like? Lots of polygon-composed anime-styled characters, presumably? This time it’s a bit more than just that. This will be the first Tales game of the new console generation, and Namco’s come up with a way to give Tales a new visual flair.
    They call it the “Atmospheric Shader” and it gives the rendered graphics a nifty hand-drawn look. the planet of Pahna, setting of the new Tales and the home of an oppressive regime that has enslaved the Dahnian people for three centuries. It’s up to ...
  • The World Of Biomutant Is Pretty But Dangerous The World Of Biomutant Is Pretty But DangerousWho will save the beings of Biomutant? Who will come to their rescue? The planet is in trouble, but that goes without saying for post-apocalyptic worlds like this one. A vicious plague is poisoning life of all kinds, including the all-important Tree of Life that the entire living system runs on. Communities are divided and prejudice toward each other is rampant. The world needs a hero. Enter you.
    Biomutant is what developer Experiment 101 refers to as a “Wung-Fu fable RPG.” The combat is heavily martial arts based, and as your character mutates they will gain additional moves and abilities to ...
  • An Introduction To The World Of Outriders An Introduction To The World Of OutridersWhat happened to the planet Enoch while you were in stasis? And what will you find once you awaken? That’s the question at the center of Outriders, the new loot shooter from Square Enix that releases today.
    30 years from the start of the game, mankind arrived on the planet and set up a network of colonies — and wound up awakening some kind of biological defense mechanism they termed The Anomaly. The planet’s life forms changed into horrific monsters, the settlements were destroyed and thousands lost their lives…except for your character and a few others, who were asleep in pods ...
  • Endwalker Revealed: Final Fantasy 14’s Next Expansion Arrives This Fall Endwalker Revealed: Final Fantasy 14's Next Expansion Arrives This FallWhat’s coming next in the world of Final Fantasy 14? Square gave us the answer today….what will be added once the new Endwalker expansion hits?
    First off, yes, the level cap is being raised. It will change from 80 to 90. Second, a new healer job will be added to the game. Named Sage, it requires a special type of weapon called a Noulith that has the ability to cast a shield around allies, as well as shoot energy blasts. Not entirely defenseless, but best used in a healer position alongside a Scholar or Astrologian (a job that’s being tweaked to ...
  • ESO Expansion Gates Of Oblivion Begins With Blackwood ESO Expansion Gates Of Oblivion Begins With BlackwoodWe knew a new expansion to ESO was arriving this year, but the question was….when? Thanks to today’s reveal event held by Zenimax and Bethesda, we now have an answer…how does June sound?
    That’s when Bkackwood will launch, the first chapter in ESO’s year-long Gates of Obliivion expansion. Blackwood introduces a year-long saga that will tell the tale of the villainous Daedric Prince Mehrunes Dagon, who gave Tamriel’s denizens a miserable time 800 years before the events of Elder Scrolls IV. The chapter will add at least 30 hours of playable content to ESO, and pack in all these things:

    A new ...

  • Meet Zed: Star Of Disgaea 6 Meet Zed: Star Of Disgaea 6Can the Disgaea series ever be stopped? Will it outlive us all? The sixth installment is on its way to Nintendo Switch next summer, and we found out a lot about it this week…the storyline, the gameplay and more.
    As the game opens, the Darkest Assembly is in turmoil over the threat of the God Of Destruction, who annihilates all in his path. It seems nothing can defeat him…until a small young zombie named Zed pipes up and says there is a way. Hoe does such a lowly zombie know this, they scoff in his face? Zed says he knows how ...
  • SaGa Frontier Charts A New Frontier SaGa Frontier Charts A New FrontierDo you remember SaGa Frontier? Does Square remember the game? It would appear they suddenly recall making it…a remaster of the Playstation RPG is now in the works, due out next summer for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC and mobile devices.
    We’re pleased with what we’re hearing about this one. Unlike Square’s previous reissues, they’re actually going back and adding content that was deleted due to time and/or budget. Fuse will be playable in this version, and there will be events and cutscenes no one’s ever seen before. Plus an HD polish for the backgrounds and sprites (about time too; Square ...
  • NEO: The World Ends With You Is Coming NEO: The World Ends With You Is ComingRemember The World Ends With You for the Nintendo DS? The 2007 cult hit has received renewed attention from Square recently, including an anime adaption now in production and a full-on remake for the Switch, but is there now more on the way?
    Square has announced NEO: The World Ends With You, a follow-up for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. The game’s new main character, Rindo, will play the same role as Neku from the original: sucked into the Reaper’s Game, he’ll be given seven days to fight for his life on the streets of Shibuya.
    While this could be a sequel, ...