Vermintide 2 the newest game with a PS5 update • Eurogamer.net

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 has received a performance and graphics update for PlayStation 5. The upgrade for Fatshark’s melee co-op game includes an increased frame rate of 60 fps at a resolution of 1440p, improved shadow quality and cast, higher scatter density and screen space reflections. A similar update to the game was released for Xbox …

Death Stranding has sold 5 million copies • Eurogamer.net

“It worked pretty well.” Death Stranding has sold 5 million copies, Kojima Productions confirmed. In an interview with GamesIndustry.biz, Kojima Productions Publishing Director Jay Boor said that Death Stranding did “pretty well”. Death Stranding first appeared on PlayStation 4 in November 2019 and then hit PC in July last year. It’s coming to PlayStation 5 …

Splitgate developer “blown away” as “Halo meets Portal” -FPS is becoming increasingly popular • Eurogamer.net

Splitgate developers never expected its open crossplay beta to become this popular. The free sci-fi multiplayer shooter dubbed “Halo meets Portal” launched an open cross-play beta on July 13th. With it, players from PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and S as well as Xbox One can play with and against each other …

Sniper Elite 4’s free next-gen upgrade is now available for PS5 and Xbox Series X and S • Eurogamer.net

Sniper Elite 4’s free next-gen upgrade is now available for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X and S. The upgrade provides full 4k resolution on PS5 and Xbox Series X, faster loading times and 60fps support, said developer Rebellion. The video below shows this improved edition of the game. Sniper Elite 4 was released in …

EVGA Says It Will Replace Any Failed RTX 3090s • Eurogamer.net

EVGA has announced that it will replace all failed RTX 3090s following issues related to Amazon’s MMO New World. “Yes, any failed 3090s will be replaced,” EVGA told PC Gamer. Amazons New World is a huge hit on Steam where it peaked with over 190,000 concurrent players. At the time of this writing, 132,246 people …

Blizzard developers criticize company statements on recent allegations • Eurogamer.net

A number of Blizzard developers have criticized company statements posted on social media about recent allegations against the company. This week, the state of California sued Activision Blizzard for allegedly “frat boy” culture that “created a breeding ground for harassment and discrimination against women”. The lawsuit alleges a culture of “constant sexual harassment,” primarily at …

PlayStation website reveals PS Plus August games • Eurogamer.net

Plants against zombies! Tennis world tour 2! Hunter arena! The PlayStation website apparently revealed the PS Plus games for August ahead of an official announcement. The website currently mentions Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville, Tennis World Tour 2, and Hunter’s Arena: Legends as a download for all PS Plus members starting August 3rd. Plants …

Football Manager finally gets women’s football • Eurogamer.net

Football Manager will get women’s football in the future, developer Sports Interactive announced. This is not done via a separate standalone Football Manager game, but rather through full integration into the Mainline Football Manager. The inclusion of women’s football will not make it into FM22, Sports Interactive boss Miles Jacobson told Eurogamer today in an …

Everything announced during EA Play Live 2021 • Eurogamer.net

Dead space! Grid legends! Battlefield Portal! More! EA Play Live 2021 is over – everything is announced here during the show. Codemasters, fresh from the release of F1 2021, announced Grid Legends for 2022. The catch here is a live-action story mode with actors like Ncuti Gatwa (Eric Effiong in Sexual Education). Command & Conquer …

Long-time Art Director of Assassin’s Creed, Raphael Lacoste, is leaving Ubisoft and moving to Haven Studios • Eurogamer.net

Longtime Art Director of Assassin’s Creed, Raphael Lacoste, has left Ubisoft to move to Haven Studios. Lacoste is leaving Ubisoft after 16 years with the company after working on eight Assassin’s Creed titles. Lacoste played a key role in the creation of the Assassin’s Creed franchise alongside Jade Raymond, with whom he is now working …