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Free Content for New Pokemon Snap to be Included in Next Surprise Update

Nintendo has announced a surprise new update for New Pokémon Snap, that adds three new areas and a new size change mechanic. They say you can never predict Nintendo and that’s certainly true today, as they’ve suddenly announced a fairly substantial free update for New Pokemon Snap – and it’s out next week. The update will add…

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Astro’s Playroom PS5 Development Team is Staffing up Ready to Create its Next Game

PlayStation’s most recently established developer, Team Asobi, is the studio responsible for the fantastic PS5 pack-in game, Astro’s Playroom (and, of course, the awesome Astro Bot on PS4). The Japanese team has enjoyed lots of acclaim for its small, but mighty platformer, and it looks as though it’s gearing up for its next adventure. Spotted by Gaming Route, an…

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Death Stranding Sells over 5 million Copies

Kojima Productions today announced sales of Death Stranding have surpassed the five million mark worldwide, as of March 2021. That figure accounts for both the PS4/PC versions ahead of Death Stranding: Director’s Cut, releasing on the PS5 in September. Speaking to GamesIndustry.biz , head of publishing Jay Boor said: “With Death Stranding being the first title developed out…

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Activision Blizzard Sued by State of California

The maker of Call Of Duty and World Of Warcraft has been hit with a lawsuit that paints a damning picture of the company’s work environment, with allegations that Activision Blizzard not only fostered a ‘frat boy’ workplace culture, but also allowed unequal pay for women and other discriminatory practices. The lawsuit was filed, not by any individual,…

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Sumo Digital (Creators of Sackboy and Team Sonic Racing) sold to Tencent for over £900 million

Late last year, UK publisher and developer, Codemasters, found itself in a bidding war between Take-Two and EA; one which EA ultimately won to acquire the studio. Now, another one has just been bought out by a large publisher – the Sheffield based Sumo Digital. They will become a part of Tencent. According to Reuters, the Chinese…

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