Could the PS5 Actually Cure Naughty Dog’s Infamous Crunch?

The Last of Us Part II launched in June after months of well-documented crunch. Naughty Dog VP Neil Druckmann says the PS5’s fewer technical constraints gift developers a new sense of freedom. The SSD could be pivotal in reducing crunch by providing designers with less-resource intensive methods to implement Naughty Dog’s famed level of detail. …

EA’s Statement on Sexual Harassment Allegations Is Pointless & Empty

EA’s Statement on Sexual Harassment Allegations Is Pointless & Empty Home Op-ed EA’s Statement on Sexual Harassment Allegations Is Pointless & Empty EA has finally responded to the sexual harassment allegations, promising to investigate them despite its bad history. Will Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson prove again that he doesn’t care about sexual harassment allegations? …

Ubisoft Steals Fortnite’s Thunder With New Battle Royale Game

Ubisoft is preparing to release a battle royale game, sources reveal. Called Hyper Scape, the game is a futuristic first-person shooter set in a virtual world. The game could become the next big Fortnite competitor. Tweets published by esports journalist Rod “Slasher” Breslau Monday revealed that Ubisoft is developing a battle royale game. The title, …

Animal Crossing Summer Update Fails to Fix the Game’s Real Problems

Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be receiving several content updates over the next few months. The first update will add swimming, diving, and new characters to meet. As great as free content is, this doesn’t fix the underlying issues with the game. Animal Crossing: New Horizons is getting an update. Soon, you’ll be able to …

PlayStation 5 Will Still Suffer From Underpowered Parts

PlayStation 5 will suffer from “enhanced” and “graphics” modes. What’s the point of next-gen if we can’t have a baseline? Will next-gen consoles even be worth the price? Like many titles releasing over the next six months, Square Enix’s Avengers will have a next-gen version on the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5. According to …