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Koch Media and Metro Publisher Deep Silver Acquired by THQ Nordic; At Least 2 Unannounced AAA Titles In Development

THQ Nordic has acquired German media company Koch Media and its gaming division Deep Silver, the Austrian publisher has announced. The purchase was announced through an official press release from THQ Nordic.  “THQ Nordic has entered into an agreement to acquire Koch Media GmbH, including, inter alia, the games developer and publisher Deep Silver with …

Preorder and Save 20% On Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2's Long-Awaited Switch Ports

Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 are finally coming to the Switch, where they always belonged, and you only have a few days left to preorder and save 20% with your Prime membership. This is the rare Prime preorder discount that (sort of) works on a digital download; you get a physical copy of Bayonetta 2, but …

Get In On the Next Batch of Massdrop's Affordable(ish) 35" Curved Gaming Monitor

Massdrop Vast 35″ Curved Gaming Monitor | $600 | Massdrop Curved TVs are plainly pretty stupid, but curved monitors, which actually bend around your head at a very close distance? That’s something I can get onboard with. Massdrop’s Vast 35″ curved gaming monitor is back up for order again, and it’s just $600, if you …

Rare: Sea of Thieves Map Size Is Linked To The Frequency of Encounters; Ship Numbers per World Might Increase

Talking to Windows Central, though, Rare’s Executive Producer Joe Neate revealed some newsworthy details on how the map size in Sea of Thieves is intrinsically connected to the frequency of encounters with other player ships. In other games, you see developers bolting on new pieces as time goes on, but for us, the world size …

Spyro the Dragon Trilogy Remaster Reportedly Coming to PS4 This Year

Following the success of last year’s Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy collection, there have been murmurs Activision is planning to revive another late-90s platformer icon, Spyro the Dragon. Activision has yet to officially confirm anything, but reliable industry insider Laura Kate Dale is reporting that a Spyro the Dragon Trilogy remaster is indeed in the works. …

NVIDIA’s Next Generation ‘Turing’ GPU Launching Next Month According To Reuters

Just days after the “Ampere” code-name surfaced, we have another one, and this time from a much credible source: Reuters. What is particularly interesting is that this news comes just around the time the Ampere code-name leaked out putting things into a very interesting fray of rumor and speculation. Does this mean that the ‘Ampere’ …

Loot Box Laws Proposed in Hawaii, Could Restrict Access to Those 21 or Older

Controversy over the implementation of loot boxes in games like Star Wars Battlefront II and Middle-earth: Shadow of War has died down recently, but the video game industry is far from in the clear. Late last year, Hawaii state representative Chris Lee spoke out against “predatory” loot box schemes, and promised to introduce legislation to …

Devil May Cry HD Collection Trailer Drops, Original DmC to be Free with Twitch Prime

Capcom recently announced Devil May Cry HD Collection was on its way to current-gen platforms, and now you can see what Dante’s classic adventures look like on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 via a suitably stylish new trailer. Check it out, below. Devil May Cry HD Collection was originally released in 2012 on Xbox 360 and …

Square Enix Nintendo Switch eShop Titles Have Done Well; Many In the Company Want To Develop For The Console

Square Enix is among the third party publishers that have been supporting the Nintendo Switch since its release, but it has yet to release anything major for Nintendo’s latest console. Judging from what the publisher’s president recently said, however, bigger things may be coming. Speaking with EDGE magazine, as reported by Nintendo Life, Square Enix …