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Attackers hold Cyberpunk 2077 development files to ransom

CD Projekt Red, best known for its The Witcher franchise, has warned fans that attackers unknown have made off with internal files relating to upcoming sci-fi role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077 and are threatening to leak them if their demands for payment are not met. First teased by the company back in January 2013, Cyberpunk 2077 […]

Bethesda teases Doom VFR, Fallout 4 VR launches

Gaming giant Bethesda has announced it is plunging feet-first into the world of virtual reality, relaunching two of its most popular titles as new VR editions: Doom VFR and Fallout 4 VR. Unveiled during the company’s keynote presentation at the Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) this weekend, Doom VFR – the ‘F’ likely standing in for […]

Microsoft UK launches Xbox Design Lab controller customisation

Microsoft has officially launched its Xbox Design Lab service in the UK, allowing for the creation of custom-coloured Xbox One controllers with optional laser engraving. While the Xbox Design Lab platform launched in the US last year, Microsoft has been slow to make the service available internationally. Rather than having the ability to create truly […]

Nvidia bundles Destiny 2 with GTX 1080, 1080 Ti GPUs

Nvidia has announced that it is bundling copies of Bungie’s Destiny 2 with its GeForce GTX 1080 and GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards, even as publisher Activision admits the Windows release won’t arrive until a month and a half after the game’s console launch. Unveiled back in 2013 as the replacement for Halo, Bungie’s […]

Razer files for Hong Kong IPO

Ever-diversifying once-and-former peripherals specialist Razer has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) into Hong Kong’s stock market with a view to raising a rumoured £463 million in external funding. While best known for its snake-themed gaming peripherals, Razer has been on something of a diversification push in the last few years: From gaming laptops […]

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ launch window gets bumped

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, the Battle Royale-inspired massively multiplayer last-man-standing shooter, has officially received a delay to its launch schedule – though its creator is confident the title will receive a v1.0 release before the year is out. Released in alpha form under Valve’s Steam Early Access programme earlier this year, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has already proven a […]

Digital Extremes announces Warframe true-MMO update

Free-to-play multiplayer sci-fi shoot-and-slash-’em-up Warframe is to get its biggest update yet, offering a hand-crafted open world envionrment with town instances supporting up to 50 players who can venture out in groups of up to four. Announced back in 2012 by developer Digital Extremes, best known for its work on demonic first-person shooter The Darkness […]

Nvidia adds multi-track audio to GeForce Experience recordings

Nvidia is once again targeting the game streaming crowd with the announcement of a GeForce Experience beta which adds multi-track audio – the ability to record microphone audio separately from in-game audio – for the first time. Originally developed as a simple way to keep your graphics drivers up-to-date, Nvidia’s GeForce Experience package has morphed […]

Microsoft’s Project Scorpio becomes Xbox One X

Microsoft has formally announced launch details for the Project Scorpio console, now to be known as the Xbox One X and launching this November priced at £449 including VAT. Formally announced back in April, the Xbox One X represents a ground-up, mid-stream hardware refresh for Microsoft’s flagship gaming console and is positioned to better Sony’s […]

Sega brings Mega Drive games to iOS and Android

Sega has announced it is once again delving deep into its back-catalogue of 16-bit classics, launching a selection of Mega Drive titles on Android and iOS mobile platforms for the princely sum of free – or £2 if you have an aversion to adverts getting in the way of your gameplay. Dubbed Sega Forever, the […]