Dead batteries push the Playdate’s launch date to 2022
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Dead batteries push the Playdate’s launch date to 2022

The Playdate, the unique new handheld console from Panic, just had its initial release date delayed. Via both a Twitter post and an email to pre-order adopters, the company announced that consoles set to ship out in late 2021 will now get into the hands of owners in early 2022. Hi! If you’ve pre-ordered a Read more

From Splatterhouse to Resident Evil, horror games found the fun in fear
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From Splatterhouse to Resident Evil, horror games found the fun in fear

Horror is one of the most popular gaming genres out there today. Scary games are an especially big hit with the streaming generation, who love to watch their favorite content creators freak out. However, we wouldn’t have those countless jump scare reaction videos featuring the Resident Evil 2 remake’s Mr. X without years of fear-filled Read more

Shin Megami Tensei 5’s exploration is the RPG’s secret weapon
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Shin Megami Tensei 5’s exploration is the RPG’s secret weapon

After a little over a week with Atlus’s new role-playing game Shin Megami Tensei 5, it’s clear to me that the team behind it stepped up everything that I expect from the series. The character models are gorgeous, the story is louder and more intriguing than ever, the battles are fun and retain their challengingly-strategic Read more

Cyberpunk 2077 and Witcher 3 current-gen ports delayed to 2022
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Cyberpunk 2077 and Witcher 3 current-gen ports delayed to 2022

In another twist for the Cyberpunk 2077 saga, CD Projekt Red delivered bad news concerning the current-gen port of that game, as well as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5 releases of both titles are being delayed from their initial “late 2021” release to 2022. In September, CD Projekt Read more

Microsoft Flight Simulator gets a Game of the Year Edition on Game Pass
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Microsoft Flight Simulator gets a Game of the Year Edition on Game Pass

Microsoft Flight Simulator has a new Game of the Year edition coming to Xbox Series X/S, Windows, and Steam on November 18. This new update of the game brings a load of new content to Flight Simulator along with all the content updates since its 2020 launch. Microsoft Flight Simulator: Game of the Year Edition Read more

Destiny 2 is getting rid of its Forsaken campaign expansion
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Destiny 2 is getting rid of its Forsaken campaign expansion

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Close The Forsaken DLC was added to Destiny 2 three years ago and to this day is still met with the praise of being the game’s best expansion. Now, Bungie reports that it will be another piece of the game locked Read more

New World prevents players from making characters to fight server woes
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New World prevents players from making characters to fight server woes

The new massively multiplayer online game New World is currently blocking players from using its character creator in an attempt to free up server space and reduce queue times. This is only taking effect in servers that are already full. New World is a new MMO from Amazon Games. The game has already garnered a Read more

Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles shows promise, but feels incomplete
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Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles shows promise, but feels incomplete

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba — The Hinokami Chronicles is a new 3D arena fighting game based on the anime and manga series of the same name. The game comes from CyberConnect2, the same developers behind the popular Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm series. There are obviously a lot of similarities between the two, though I wasn’t able Read more

Pokémon Trading Card Game is going mobile in a confusing way
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Pokémon Trading Card Game is going mobile in a confusing way

The Pokémon Trading Card Game is making its way to the Apple Store and Google Play in the form of Pokémon Trading Card Game Live. Players will soon be able to add new cards, buy in-game booster packs, and complete daily quests on the go from the comfort of their phone or PC. Pokémon TCG Read more

Epic v. Apple case shows just how much of the App Store’s money comes from games
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Epic v. Apple case shows just how much of the App Store’s money comes from games

Over the course of the Epic v. Apple case, much has come to light about how both companies generate profit. One of the biggest shocks comes from the closing ruling of the case, which reveals that 70% of the App Store’s money comes from games. This lawsuit was brought by Epic Games in August 2020. Read more