Gaming and VR News Headlines Update on March 30, 2021

Play Barotrauma for free now

Daedalic Entertainment and FakeFish and Undertow Games announced that Barotrauma is playable for free starting 23rd March at 10 am PST / 6 pm CET until Thursday, March 25th, same time. Barotrauma is currently in Early Access and receives free updates and new content on a regular basis. Barotrauma will also be on sale at 55% off until Friday, March 26th at 10 am PST / 6 pm CET.

New Pokémon Snap – New Gameplay Today

New Pokémon Snap released, Brian Shea and Alex Stadnik are here to quickly discuss all the newest additions to the formula made popular by the classic N64 entry.

Team17 partnership with Void Interactive for Ready or Not

Launching under the independent games label, headed to Steam Early Access.

Insurmountable Released on Steam

Insurmountable from ByteRockers’ Games will release on April 29, 2021, for PC on Steam at a reduced price of €17.99 / $17.99 USD / £17.99. Starting May 6, Insurmountable will be available for purchase at the fixed price of €19.99 / $19.99 / £19.99. A console release for PlayStation 4/5 and Xbox One X/S will follow later. A console release for Nintendo SWITCH is being considered. Tasks players with utilizing different strategic tactics and overcoming risky challenges with each run-through.

The King of Fighters XV Team FATAL FURY unveiled

SNK CORPORATION unveil Team Fatal Fury in the upcoming THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV (KOF XV), comprised of TERRY BOGARD, ANDY BOGARD, and JOE HIGASHI.

Ferrari eSports Series Season 2021 Open for Registration

2021 Ferrari Esports Series will begin this April, using Kunos Simulazioni’s Assetto Corsa and will feature four of Ferrari’s real-world vehicles, including two exclusively available to drivers who register for the Series – the Ferrari 488 Challenge Evo and the brand new Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo. Registrations are now officially open to European entrants, (including the UK). The winner will receive a life-changing opportunity to join the famous Ferrari Driver Academy Esports Team at Ferrari HQ in Maranello! ​​​​​​​

All the action will be streamed on the Ferrari Esport Twitch Channel on the last Tuesday of the month from later August until the end of the season.

Nintendo: Super Mario 3D All-Stars digital version will be leaving Nintendo eShop on March 31st

You can still play the game after March 31st if you’ve already purchased the digital version. You will still be able to re-download any time if you have removed the game from your system.

Nintendo: Super Mario 3D All-Stars digital version will be leaving Nintendo eShop on March 31st
Nintendo: Super Mario 3D All-Stars digital version will be leaving Nintendo eShop on March 31st

Wonderland Engine 0.8.3 Released

Include important bug fixes and workflow improvements for WebXR on HoloLens such as SSL support in the Wonderland Editor’s web server and cross-origin isolates web pages for SharedArrayBuffer support. Refer to Wonderland Engine 0.8.3 Changelog here for more detail.

Sophistry is due to release on Kickstarter, April 1st

The official campaign starting date is 20 days away, Early Bird package will only be available for the first 48 hours of the campaign. Sophistry playable demo on Steam and Itch.io.

Dread Templar Release in Steam Early Access in Fall 2021

1C Entertainment announces Dread Templar which developed by the indie studio T19 Games, Dread Templar is planned to release in Early Access in Fall 2021 on PC via Steam and other digital platforms with a full release planned in 2022. #indiegame #RetroGaming #FPS #gaming

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge – Reveal trailer

Dotemu, Nickelodeon, and Tribute Games released the latest trailer of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge. Wishlist on Steam now. #TMNT #Nickelodeon #retrogaming