Blizzard delays World of Warcraft’s Shadowlands expansion until “later this year”

Blizzard has announced that World of Warcraft’s Shadowlands expansion, which was originally due to launch on 27th October, will be delayed until some time “later this year”. Announcing the news in a statement on the World of Warcraft website, Blizzard explained that while it had made “significant progress iterating and polishing the core gameplay and […]

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Ubisoft overhauling sci-fi battle royale effort Hyper Scape to reach its “full potential”

Hyper Scape, Ubisoft’s reasonably entertaining entry in the already well-represented free-to-play battle royale genre, has only been out three months but already the publisher is looking to overhaul the experience in order to reach its “full potential”. Writing in a new blog post on the Hyper Scape website, Ubisoft explained that while it considered the […]

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Minecraft Smash Bros. talks began “at least five” years ago

Yesterday’s news Minecraft characters will join Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. was an announcement more than five years in the making. Talks to get Minecraft’s Steve and Alex in Smash began “at least five” years ago, according to Mojang’s former production designer Daniel Kaplan. “Guess when these discussions started?” Kaplan, now at Goat Simulator developer Coffee […]

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Valve just updated Team Fortress 2

13 years after its release, Team Fortress 2 has received a brand new update. Four new community maps designed to celebrated Halloween – sorry, “Scream Fortress XII” – have been added to the game. These are: Megalo, Bloodwater, Hassle Castle and Moldergrove. 22 new community cosmetics have also been added, plus 19 new community effects […]

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