Night Call, The Messenger and more coming to Xbox Game Pass soon

By Aaron Potter |

Xbox Game Pass – June 2020

The onset of a new month means that Xbox Game Pass will be getting a big old refresh extremely soon, which Microsoft has confirmed today via a new post on the Xbox News Wire. Truth be told there’s nothing too Earth-shattering coming to the Netflix-style subscription service before June ends, but there are a few…

Every big game releasing on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in July 2020

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If you thought June was a big month for big-budget blockbuster titles and just generally good games, you haven’t seen nothing yet. That’s because July marks one of the most stacked months for video games we’ve had in quite a while, with something sure to set everyone’s appetite. Whether you’re into superhero-fuelled VR simulators, sequels…

Assassin’s Creed Origins will be free to play on PC this weekend

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Lockdown may have now lifted in the UK for the most part, but that hasn’t stopped Ubisoft from giving players a way to safely stay indoors while undertaking a grand adventure. Assassin’s Creed Origins first released in 2017 as the franchise’s big transition into the RPG model. It was incredibly well received, and now you’ll…

A New Pokémon Snap game is “coming soon” for Nintendo Switch

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New Pokemon Snap

The Pokémon Company held an insightful, albeit brief video presentation earlier today where it revealed that a new entry in the Pokémon Snap spin-off series is being worked on. Aptly titled New Pokémon Snap, this sequel to the cult classic GameCube original will once again challenge players to photograph as many Pokémon as possible –…

Game Review: Desperados III

By Aaron Potter |

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Though the Desperados series has been around since 2001, it’s still incredibly fascinating to think that the shooting, looting antics of cowboys blend so well with real-time strategy and stealth. This latest entry, Desperados III, proves this yet again despite having changed developer hands and making a bold return after a 13-year hiatus. Luckily, this…

Game Review: The Outer Worlds (Nintendo Switch)

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Playing through The Outer Worlds is like finally scratching an itch you never knew existed before. A Fallout-esque RPG from the series’ original creators? A totally new IP set in a wacky space universe? Better yet, there’s not one element of online connection or any micro-transactions required? An RPG filled with such personality that also…