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2 April 2020

Microsoft eyes impact of Xbox Series X software developed from home

"I can feel it in the teams - they're stretched."

No, Scalebound isn't back in production

"It's something we've all moved past."

Sony sets up $100m COVID-19 relief fund

$10m goes straight to the frontline.

Digital FoundryIntel announces 10th-gen Comet Lake H laptop CPUs with up to 5.3GHz turbo

All Core i7 and Core i9 chips turbo boost to 5GHz or higher.

Digital FoundryHands-on with the dual-screen, ultra-premium Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15

With 10th-gen Comet Lake H processors and RTX Super graphics.

1 April 2020

FeatureSomeone tried to rob me in Animal Crossing

To the victor, go the spoiled turnips.

Bethesda will skip holding digital event in June

"Given the many challenges we're facing due to the pandemic."

Rayman Legends is currently free on PC until the end of the week

As part of Ubisoft's month-long stay-at-home event.

Digital FoundrySave up to Ł60 on PC hardware, gaming laptops and 4K TVs at Ebay today

Plus: MacBooks! Desktops! iPads! Smartphones! Monitors!

Digital FoundryResident Evil 3 demo analysis: the game's brilliant but something's up with Xbox One X

UPDATE: Release code unchanged, Capcom investigating a "solution".

GAME furloughs staff on full pay until end of April

But it cannot guarantee jobs afterwards.

Jelly DealsXbox Game Pass Ultimate is 50% off

Get six months for the price of three.

31 March 2020

Valve says Artifact's reboot will no longer let players buy cards or decks

All cards unlocked through play in new version.

InXile's post-apocalyptic RPG Wasteland 3 delayed until August

Due to coronavirus-related "logistical challenges".

This year's 25th anniversary QuakeCon is cancelled due to coronavirus

"Gathering is the last thing any of us should be doing right now".

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Remaster launches tomorrow

UPDATE: Activision finally confirms - and announces PS4 timed exclusivity.

Minecraft Dungeons gets a May release date on consoles and PC

Also coming to Xbox Game Pass on launch day.

The Outer Worlds lands on Nintendo Switch in June

Prepare your memory cards for launch.

Fan-made Animal Crossing site makes sharing designs easy

And someone's created a companion app for fishing.

Best streaming accessories for gaming on Twitch 2020

Tested and recommended: mics, lights, cameras and more.

More details emerge on Nintendo's Mario remasters

And a Paper Mario which returns to series roots.

Digital FoundryGet up to Ł30 off Fnatic's excellent gaming keyboards on Amazon today

Three of our absolute favourites, bristling with Cherry MX mechanical switches.

30 March 2020

Pokémon Go will let you raid with friends from home

While this summer's Go Fest events will be redesigned.

Police stop Stevenage man playing Pokémon Go while driving

"Not essential travel" during coronavirus lockdown.

Digital FoundryNvidia teams up with Minecraft creators to show off new ray-traced worlds

Plus technical talks and guides to explain how it all works.

FeatureAs Riot bids to take on Blizzard and Valve, the studio faces challenges of its own making

"There are no limits" co-founder Marc Merrill tells us, as a new world order emerges.

Last Oasis pulled offline days after rocky launch

"Our coders have been working day and night."

Long-running Official Xbox Magazine shuts down

Future bosses say they've taken pay cuts to reduce lay-offs.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake street date broken as Square Enix issues release warning

UPDATE: Fans asked not to spoil game as European copies arrive.

29 March 2020

GameStop is closing another 300+ stores this year

"These closures are part of our de-densification plan."

These latest Fortnite glitches almost guarantee a win

All you need is a Choppa and a grapple gun.

"Upgraded" Nier Replicant announced for PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Plus there's a new mobile game, Nier Reincarnation, too.

28 March 2020

Netflix is making a Dragon's Lair live-action movie

And Ryan Reynolds is set to star.

27 March 2020

Here's a look at Half-Life: Alyx being played without VR

Courtesy of a leaked pre-release build.

Shantae and the Seven Sirens is coming to PC and consoles in May

And Part 2 arrives on Apple Arcade today.

Someone's built the entire Earth in Minecraft - to scale

And he wants your help to add buildings.

Xbox and PlayStation eye impact of coronavirus on game development

"The health and safety of our teams is our top priority."