Tag Archive: Players

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order passes 10 million players

Continued success for Respawn’s latest adventure.

What you need to know EA has released its financial results for Q4 FY20. In the notes, EA confirmed that Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has crossed over 10 million players. FIFA 20 has crossed 25 million players. Apex Legends was the most downloaded free-to-play game on PlayStation 4 in 2019.

Electronic Arts (EA) has released its Q4 financial results for FY20, ending March 31, 2020. The company posted a total  [Read More…]

Doom Eternal breaks series launch records, hits 100,000 concurrent players

id Software’s new shooter is seeing some impressive numbers at launch.

What you need to know Doom Eternal is the latest first-person shooter from id Software. According to published Bethesda Softworks, Doom Eternal broke franchise launch records. Doom Eternal also crossed 100,000 concurrent users on Steam. Doom Eternal is available on PlayStation 4 for $ 60 at Best Buy.

Doom Eternal just hit a few days ago and it is already putting up some impressive sales achievements.  [Read More…]

Lies Beneath from Oculus Studios looks to scare the pants off players

An exclusive game inspired by Japanese macabre horror comics.

What you need to know Lies Beneath is a horror game inspired by Japanese horror comics and graphic novels. This Oculus-exclusive game is coming to Quest on March 31 and Rift on April 14. Players can expect a frightening landscape inspired by Silent Hill and Resident Evil.

From the developers of Robo Recall: Unplugged comes a brand new horror game slated exclusively for Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift  [Read More…]

Pokémon HOME: How to trade Pokémon with other players on Android devices

You might just get some rare or shiny Pokémon while trading in Pokémon HOME.

After you’ve transferred your Pokemon over to Pokémon HOME from your 3DS or Nintendo Switch, the real fun can begin. Grand Oak wants you to complete the Pokémon HOME Pokédex, and one of the best ways to do that is to trade with other players. If nothing else, you might get lucky and receive a rare or shiny Pokémon via trade. There are  [Read More…]

Overwatch has reached 50 million players across all platforms

Nice numbers but otherwise not too much out of the ordinary.

What you need to know Activision has shared its Q4 earning report for the year. Of note was the fact that Overwatch has crossed 50 million players across all platforms. A new Call of Duty game was also confirmed for 2020.

Activision-Blizzard has shared its Q4 financial results, with insight into the company’s new bookings and particular stats for different games. Net revenue was $ 1.986  [Read More…]

Players will be waiting a while longer for Destiny 3, according to Bungie

You’ll be waiting for a while before there’s news of Destiny 3.

What you need to know Destiny 2’s latest major event, the Season of Dawn, recently kicked off. In a recent interview, Bungie stated that it’ll be a while before there’s any news on Destiny 3. Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Deluxe Edition is $ 60 for PlayStation 4.

Destiny 2 first released in 2017 and since then, it’s seen plentiful new expansions and updates, alongside some bold  [Read More…]

PUBG Mobile invites players to hit the slopes with Winter Festival update

Celebrate the start of winter with some vehicular combat and much more!

What you need to know Version 0.16.0 update is rolling out starting today with a slew of new features, weapon rebalances, and bug fixes. The most exciting addition is the new RageGear mode featuring team-based vehicular combat with roof-mounted guns. You can also try your hand at snowboarding on Erangel, one of the more intriguing features added with this Winter-themed update.

Christmas has arrived early  [Read More…]

Stadia will perform better than consoles by predicting players’ moves

Google is using machine learning to create “negative latency.”

What you need to know VP of engineering Madj Baker expects Stadia to outperform local gaming systems in ‘a year or two.’ This would be accomplished by making use of Google’s machine learning technology to create ‘negative latency.’ In order to do this Google will attempt to buffer gameplay and even predict what buttons a player will press next.

Back when Google was testing out Stadia under the  [Read More…]

Can non-VR and VR players play together in No Man’s Sky?

Is this going to be a free-for-all or will we be sectioned off, like VR pariah?

On August 14, 2019, Hello Games are giving us the biggest update to No Man’s Sky we have ever seen, and we have seen some big’uns. This latest update, called Beyond, has three major components: VR, 32-player multiplayer, and a bump to version 2.0 with lots of smaller changes.

The big question though is whether all of those things talk to  [Read More…]

Here are the best players on every team in Madden NFL 20

Some make a lot of sense while others will definitely surprise you.

Madden NFL 20 is here and so are the thousands of players and their newly minted rankings. One of the most treasured parts of buying a new Madden game is seeing which players got their ratings up into the 90s, or even possibly attaining the perfect 99 rating.

Only four players got the coveted 99 rating in fact, and funnily enough, none of them were  [Read More…]