Gaming News Headline Updated on 20 December 2019

The headline on 20 December 2019

Regions of Ruin by Vox-Games/Poysky Production and JanduSoft S.L. is available now on PS4. Nintendo Switch will be available on December 23th and XBOX on December 25th!

Warner Bros. UK releases the LEGO® Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Sizzle from TT Games arrives in 2020.

LEGO Builder’s Journey, available now exclusively on Apple Arcade.

StarGem Inc. and Gaijin Entertainment announce the release of a Major Content Update, ‘A New Threat’, for Star Conflict.

The headline on 18 December 2019

Wreak Havoc and Help Evil Triumph Over Good — Headup announces Pumpkin Jack for PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One will be available in Q4 2020! Pumpkin Jack on Steam.

Nifty Games and has teamed up with the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) to bring an authentic NBA basketball game to mobile devices.

THQ Nordic and the Drone Champions League AG announce the worldwide release of Drone Champions League out now for PC, PlayStation®4, and Xbox One™. Order here.

  • Standard Edition PC: USD 29.99 / EUR 29.99 / GBP 24.99 / RUB 999
  • Standard Edition Consoles: USD 39.99 / EUR 39.99 / GBP 34.99 / RUB 1866

The headline on 19 December 2019

Production Exabilities and UNTIES (Sony Music Entertainment Japan) announce the opening of the Steam page for Wing of Darkness, slotted for a Q1 2020 release and is now available for wish listing.

Modus Games and Stormind Games shared a new look at the Ashmann Inn, the ominous home away from home guests will settle into when Remothered: Broken Porcelain releases on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC and Xbox One in 2020.

Team17 and Black Matter launched Winter Warfare update for Hell Let Loose with with new map called Sainte-Mère-Église and customisation helmets, heads, available between now and January 13th, 2020.

Team17 and Moi Rai Games launched free update to Monster Sanctuary which includes a community-designed monster and online player-versus-player combat.

The headline on 18 December 2019

Modus Games, ACE Team and Giant Monkey Robot announced that Rock of Ages 3: Make & Break’s chaotically creative fans can barrel into the game’s Closed Alpha on Steam starting January 10, 2020.

Metro VR Studios (MVRS) announces it’s ready to deliver Orion13, scheduled for release in Feb. 2020 and will be available for the HTC and Oculus headsets.

Denali Publishing announced that Spies in Disguise: Agents on the Run will launch alongside the film on December 25, available as a free download on the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Mighty Kingdom and Funcom announce February 25th, 2020 as the release date of Conan Chop Chop on PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

The headline on 16 December 2019

Dead End Job, is available on Apple Arcade, and for €16.99, £13.99 or $16.99 on Windows PC and Linux via Steam, Xbox One, PS4 and Nintendo Switch.

Team17 has announced a new partnership with Bad Yolk Games to support the development of Main Assembly.

Dispatch Games announced that Japanese Rail Sim: Journey to Kyoto is scheduled to release in spring of 2020 on Nintendo SwitchTM- It will be available in both digital and packaged form for the North American market.

NX-Activity-Log Version 1.1 Release: Now it can override User Page and view recent play activity. Source: GitHub > NX-Activity-Log

All 153 ImmortalFaith Guides updated to 7.23d patch. Source: Steam > ImmortalFaith

Ghost of Tsushima box art, releasing Summer 2020.

Ghost of Tsushima box art, releasing Summer 2020
Ghost of Tsushima box art, releasing Summer 2020

The headline on 13 December 2019

Röki demo available for 48 hours from 6 pm GMT/10 am PT on Steam’s dedicated page.

Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs update released today by Resolution Games for Rovio Entertainment’s (ROVIO) feathered friends, players can now – for the first time in any Angry Birds game – design and play their very own levels.

 

Team17, SMG Studio, and DevM Games have announced that the Moving Out will launch in Q2 2020 on Nintendo Switch, PC (Steam), PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. A demo of Moving Out will be available on Steam for a limited 48 hour to play from 6 pm GMT today until 6 pm GMT Saturday 14th December, features four levels of 1-4 player, couch-co-op, madcap mayhem that gives players the chance to experience some of what the full game has in store next year.

 

The headline on 12 December 2019

Keybol Games and Drix Studios announce the release of Grand Guilds for Nintendo Switch and Steam in Q1 2020.

Atmosphere 0.10.1 released, bundled with hbl 2.3, and hbmenu 3.2.0. Source: GitHub > Atmosphère 0.10.1

JaffaJam releasing Slam Dunk Santa, utilizing its framework BubbleGum, a development toolset for the Unity platform.

Slam Dunk Santa for iOS
Slam Dunk Santa for Android

 

SOEDESCO and Tropical Puppy publish Fantasy Farming: Orange Season, available for Early Access on Steam with a 94% ‘very positive’ rating out of 110 total ratings.

 

The headline on 11 December 2019

Capcom unveiling a completely reimagined Resident Evil 3. Resident Evil 3 will be available on PlayStation4, Xbox One and Steam on April 3, 2020.

 

SQUARE ENIX unveiled a teaser trailer for BABYLONN’S FALL, gives viewers an early look at the game’s fluid, action gameplay and striking art style delivered by the original “Brushwork Filter”.

 

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries from Piranha Games is now available for download on the Epic Games Store ($49.99 standard, $59.99 collectors edition.)

 

The headline on 10 December 2019

Vertex Pop announced that Super Crush KO is coming to the eShop for Nintendo Switch and Steam on January 16th, 2020.

 

Gameforge introduces Act 7: The Orcs and the Celestial Spire, the biggest update for NosTale with new maps, monsters, and quests, as well as an enhanced game experience in the fantastic world, enriched with extensive features.

 

Gunlord X from developer NGDEV will be available digitally for PS4 on December 10th in North America and December 11th in Europe for US$9.99 and €9.99.

 

Portal Games announce the second expansion for Empires of the North: Roman Banners to be published in 1Q 2020, includes two brand new Roman decks and additional island cards. Source: Portal Games announces brand new expansion to Empires of the North: Roman Banners

Checkpoint 3.7.4 released with Atmosphere 0.10.0 compatibility and QoL fixes. Source: GitHub > Checkpoint 3.7.4

Bounty Rune Update which locked to 5-minute intervals in terms of their gold values (so getting a 6-minute bounty isn’t higher than a 5 minute one). Source: Steam > DOTA 2 UPDATE – DECEMBER 9TH 2019

New BioShock Announced, Being Developed by New Developer Cloud Chamber, but don’t expect this new game shortly. Source: IGN > New BioShock Game Announced, Being Developed by New 2K Studio Cloud Chamber

 

The headline on 9 December 2019

SX OS v2.9.3. Beta updated to support FW 9.1.0 and game titles that use newer encryption, available on the SX OS download page and as an OTA update using the SX OS builtin updater. Source: Team Xecuter > SX OS v2.9.3. Beta Announcement

SX OS v2.9.3. Beta updated to support FW 9.1.0 and game titles that use newer encryption
SX OS v2.9.3. Beta updated to support FW 9.1.0 and game titles that use newer encryption

Atmosphère 0.10.0 released which bundled with hbl 2.2, and hbmenu 3.1.1. Source: GitHub > Atmosphère 0.10.0

The headline on 7 December 2019

Warsaw, Poland | Space Pioneer released now on Nintendo Switch for 10 USD / 10 EUROS.

 

Skybound Games and Sheffield announced that Gang Beasts is now available in PlayStation4 and Xbox One at retail locations across North America on the 3rd December and all other territories on the 6th December for $29.99 / €24.99/ £19.99.

 

Private Division and Panache Digital Games launched Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey for PlayStation4 and Xbox One.

 

The headline on 5 December 2019

Goat of Duty is going free on Steam for one weekend only starts from today 6 pm GMT/7 pm CET/1 pm ET/10 am PT until the end of Sunday 8th.

 

Private Division and Squad announced that Kerbal Space Program Enhanced Edition: Breaking Ground Expansion is now available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, focused on increasing the objective possibilities once celestial bodies have been reached by adding more interesting scientific endeavors and expanding the toolset.

 

Raiser Games and Protocol Games reveal that Song of Horror will launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Q2 2020.

 

System Update version 9.1.0 for Switch released on December 4, 2019. General system stability improvements to enhance the user’s experience, including a solution for the following:

  • Resolved an issue where the color animation was not displaying correctly when attaching a Joy-Con controller to the Nintendo Switch console.
  • The titles’ .*info files are now available (title descriptions were also updated if needed/successful), see the report title-listing.
  • Started sysmodule SwIPC-generation task. The output will be available with the above .info files via the report title-listing page, this will take a while to finish for all sysmodules.
  • Security flaws fixed.


Source: Switch 9.1.0 report, SwitchBrew, and Nintendo Switch System Updates and Change History

The headline on 3 December 2019

Rebellion has brought three classic titles to Steam for the first time. The trio of golden oldies are Free Running, World War Zero, Gunlok, and all three games are available at a special 15% launch week discount.

SOEDESCO and Rain Games celebrate the release of the 2D puzzle platformer Teslagrad 5 years ago.

 

Skybound Games and Beamdog announced that the physical and digital enhanced edition of Neverwinter Nights can be purchased at major retailers globally for £39.00/€49.99/$49.99 on the PlayStation4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.

The headline on 2 December 2019

uLaunch 0.2 released, with Quick Menu, Settings, controller menu applet, and uViewer. Source: GitHub > XorTroll/uLaunch

Reality Clash offers tokenized in-game weapons in the world’s first blockchain-based digital gaming vending machine. Reality Gaming Group has joined forces with Silica neXus to provide arcade gamers with in-game tokenized assets via the world’s first blockchain-based vending machines which will be available across family entertainment centers, arcades and theme parks globally in the US.

 

Farming Simulator 20 released on Nintendo Switch and for Android and iOS devices, features over 100 faithfully reproduced farming vehicles and tools from a wide range of industry-leading manufacturers.

 

Weakless is coming to Xbox One on December 13th. Weakless PC release is coming in the first quarter of 2020.

 

The latest update of Kitty Powers’ Matchmaker is now available in French, Italian, and German. Kitty Powers’ Matchmaker is available on Steam, Xbox One, Playstation 4, Android and Apple devices.

LABS Works announced that Castle in the Darkness 2 is now in development, offers a similar brand of high-speed, action-RPG exploration to the first game.

 

Good Luck 3, Inc. initiated a Crowdfunding campaign through “FUNDINNO” on November 27, 2019, the project received 10,000,000 JPY (USD 100,000) within 3 minutes after going live. The fund will be used towards further growth of existing projects, including Japan’s first blockchain game, Crypt-Oink, and blockchain content platform RAKUN.

Slitherine LTD in collaboration with Sony Pictures Consumer Products announced “Starship Troopers – Terran Command,” a real-time strategy game based on TriStar Pictures’ iconic 1997 movie to be released for PC in 2020.