It's been almost a year since David Cage's games were released on PC, specifically on the Epic Games Store. They are now priming the games to be released on Steam by placing live their storefront for customers to pre-order.
Much like the other major gaming events worldwide, BlizzCon falls victim at the hands of the pandemic. While being in-person might be unavailable after this announcement. Blizzard is looking at ways to bring the event to the digital platform.
Ubisoft's long-standing city builder series finally gets a collection release incorporating all the games and their DLC. While it does not contain all of the Anno games to date (2070, 2205, and 1800), it contains the first four titles in the series 1602, 1503, 1701, and 1404. Each title will be available separately if you so wish, but if you wanted the collection (Uplay only) then it will cost the same as if you purchased them separately, but with added bonuses for Anno 1800 (if you own it already).
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is now free on Epic Games Store
If you've ever wondered what Borderlands is like, then now's a great reason to hop into the shooter looter genre. The collection contains only two games: Borderlands 2 and Borderlands The Pre-Sequel.
Factorio to be released early before Cyberpunk 2077 launches
If the Cyberpunk 2077 name isn't big enough, being pushed back to the same release window as an Indie developer's masterpiece is going to hurt it's sales considerably. So Wube Software is releasing the game sooner to 14th August to push it ahead of Cyberpunk 2077's release.
PlayStation 4 games must work on PlayStation 5 if launching from July onwards
With the announcement that PlayStation 5 will have backwards compatibility with PlayStation 4 games, it's now concrete that PlayStation 4 games, starting July, must adhere to working natively on the PlayStation 5. This means that games like The Last of Us part II may not work natively on PlayStation 5 unless they patch the game.
Call of Duty: Warzone gets duos mode
It's been a long time coming but Activision has finally released a duos mode for Warzone. We've often delved into Warzone but always had to add another player to our team when we can't communicate with them. Now, for those with two players, we can finally play together without the need for others to interfere or cause yourself to die in a horrific mess.
Satisfactory arriving on Steam this June
The 3D Factorio game that people flocked to after Factorio was played to death. With its surprise move to Epic Games Store for its first year, it's finally coming to Steam in June.
The Last of Us part II leaks have not affected pre-sales
Whilst TLOU2 has had a lot of leaks of major game spoilers have been circling the net (we highly recommend to not spoil anything and read any news on the game from this point onwards), the preorders are still massive.