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4th July 2022

06:00
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My Hero Academia Ultra Rumble Fights Its Way West Closed Beta SignUps Available Now

Be the hero you always imagined.My Hero Academia: Ultra Rumble is a 24-player battle royale set in the uber-popular My Hero Academia universe, and it has just officially been announced for a Western releaseThe free-to-play title got a Japanese closed beta earlier in the year, but now Western players will get a chance to try the title for themselves, with applications for another round of beta testing being open now.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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4th July 2022

05:00
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Outlandish Fighter JoJos Bizarre Adventure AllStar Battle R Gets a New Gameplay Trailer

Focusing on the ladies of Green Dolphin Street Prison.JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R is an upcoming fighting game developed by CyberConnect 2, and set to launch on PS5 and PS4 on 2 September. We got another look at the game in action in a new trailer, and it's pretty wild stuff.A remaster of the PS3's JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle, this over-the-top fighter features 50 playable characters from across the entire JoJo length and breadth of the mange on which it is based, written by Hirohiko Araki.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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4th July 2022

04:00
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Right Wrongs in JRPG Monochrome Mobius Rights and Wrongs Forgotten

The next entry in the Utawarerumono series.Monochrome Mobius: Rights and Wrongs Forgotten is an upcoming JRPG set in the same universe as the Utawarerumono series, but one that tells an all-new story.We got an extended look at gameplay in a new trailer, and this title is looking like something fans of the genre are going to want to keep on their radar.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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3rd July 2022

23:00
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Mini Review Tour de France 2022 PS5 Tactical Sports Sim Is Overly Familiar

It's two tired.While you may expect a title based on the historic three week, 3,000km Tour de France cycling tournament to be a little like a racing game, this adaptation is actually much more of a strategy experience. Those already familiar with Nacon and Cyanide’s biking excursions will know that, of course, as Tour de France 2022 is largely identical to its predecessor – which was already similar to 2020’s title, and so on.The gameplay loop, whichever mode you’re playing, largely revolves around energy management. You need to carefully consider breakaways, your position in the peloton,…

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3rd July 2022

15:25
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FZero fan buys 30k in Nintendo shares to ask if theres a new game coming

Some people occasionally have too much money to spend, as a Nintendo fan bought around £30k on Nintendo stock to ask if the company might make an F-Zero sequel.There are plenty of series that Nintendo have just kind of left in the dust. Kid Icarus is one such series, not having had a new title since 2012. Despite its cult status and re-releases of the first two games, the Earthbound/ Mother series hasn't seen much love either. And over in the world of racing games, only Mario Kart has managed to hang on, with F-Zero's last release being in 2004.Enter the hero we didn't expect: Momiji, who…

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3rd July 2022

14:54
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Two Fallout London mod developers have been offered jobs at Bethesda

Bethesda has offered jobs to two developers that have been working on the incredibly impressive looking Fallout London mod.Earlier this week (June 30), the Fallout London Twitter account had some news to share regarding the Fallout 4 mod. Specifically, that one of the developers working on the mod, Ryan Johnson, was leaving the team to go work at Bethesda as an associate level designer.Johnson had served as the lead technical advisor on the mod, where he gave advice (as the name suggests) to the team's level designers. The announcement noted that the Fallout London team had known about the move…

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3rd July 2022

11:17
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Sorry Sly Cooper fans Sucker Punch confirms theres no new game in development

Despite recent rumours suggesting a new Sly Cooper is on the way, original developer Sucker Punch Productions has confirmed this isn't the case.Whenever there's a supposed leak or rumour going around, it's always best to take it with that famous pinch of salt. One of the more recent rumours has been that a new Sly Cooper game is in the works. Well, Sucker Punch itself is here to put that to bed, alongside any speculation of a new Infamous game, as it has put out a blog post confirming no such projects are in development. "As our games continue to grow in scale and complexity, they require the…

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3rd July 2022

10:23
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Ubisoft is shutting down online services for titles like Assassins Creed 2 and more

Ubisoft is shutting down a number of online services for some of its older games, including titles like Assassin's Creed 2.Nothing lasts forever, especially in the world of video games. The latest case of video games losing their online services was announced by Ubisoft earlier this week, with a number of older titles losing their multiplayer. Worse still, PC versions of some games will also no longer let you download DLC for them.Explaining in the announcement post, Ubisoft wrote "Closing the online services for some older games allows us to focus our resources on delivering great experiences…

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3rd July 2022

09:45
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Sony gets serious about PC gaming with its new lineup of monitors and headpones

Sony has revealed a new line of hardware called Inzone that's targeting the world of PC gaming.Late last month, Sony revealed a trio of new headsets and a couple of new monitors, which certainly makes it seem like the company is ready to get serious about PC gaming again. The new lineup of tech, called Inzone, seeks to deliver "features that will immerse gamers into the action with total focus," according to a press release.First is the Inzone M9, a gaming monitor with HDR, 4K resolution, and "Full Array Local Dimming," which is just fancy talk that means you can change the brightness on specific…

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2nd July 2022

23:30
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God of War Ragnarok Dev Sony Santa Monica Demands Respect After Unsavoury Week

"Passion should not be toxic".According to reliable but ultimately second hand sources, God of War Ragnarok was due to be dated for PS5 and PS4 this week. Reports corroborated by multiple noteworthy sources suggest Sony had a PS Blog post lined up, with details on Collector’s Editions, pre-orders, and development progress ready to roll. After a change of plan was pre-empted by the previous entry’s director Cory Barlog, however, all hell broke loose.Things turned particularly sour when it emerged that some unscrupulous “fans” had been sending penis pictures to employees in “exchange”…

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2nd July 2022

23:00
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Guide New PS5 PS4 Games This Week 4th July to 10th July

Phantasy reverie.What new PS5 and PS4 games are releasing in physical retailers and as part of the PS Store update this week? While it's not the largest release schedule this week, there is a lot to look forward to, with the return of Klonoa perhaps the biggest highlight. For a full list of all new PS5 game release dates in 2022 and all new PS4 game release dates in 2022, click through the links.New PS5, PS4 Games This Week (4th July to 10th July)Below you'll find a list of all new PS5 and PS4 games available between 4th July to 10th July. This page will be updated daily, so be sure to check back…

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2nd July 2022

22:00
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Inspired by Danganronpa the Social Thriller Game Inescapable Launches on PS5 PS4 Next Year

11 contestants compete for $500,000.Revealed today at Anime Expo 2022, Inescapable is a new "social thriller" game from Finnish developer Dreamloop that takes clear inspiration from Spike Chunsoft's visual novel series Danganronpa. The studio is wearing that on its sleeve, though, with an initial announcement that hopes to capture the attention of fans of the series. Confirmed for release on PS5 and PS4, it'll launch at some point next year. Check out the announcement trailer above.Here's the setup: 11 contestants have been kidnapped and taken to a tropical island where they are forced to compete…

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2nd July 2022

16:45
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Square Enixs The DioField Chronicle Out in September for PS5 PS4

Demo available on 10th August.Square Enix has revealed its strategy RPG The DioField Chronicle will release for PS5, PS4 on 22nd September 2022. A demo will be made available on the PS Store before then — on 10th August 2022 — which includes the full first chapter of the game. You'll then be able to carry your save data over into the full title.While it is presented entirely in Japanese, you can catch over an hour of gameplay in the video above. The questionable name aside, The DioField Chronicle looks to be shaping up nicely. You'll get a good glimpse at cutscenes, gameplay, and what happens…

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2nd July 2022

14:30
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Poll Are You Happy With Your PS Plus Essential Games for July 2022

Plus or minus?The PS Plus games for July 2022 have been officially announced, and as always, we want to know what you think of the selection. Just to be clear, we're talking about the PS Plus Essential line up here — we need to make that distinction now that PS Plus Extra and PS Plus Premium are a thing!A quick recap: July 2022's PS Plus titles include Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time on PS5 and PS4, The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan on PS4, and Arcadegeddon, also on PS5 and PS4. To be honest, the overall reaction to this trio has been quite positive — at least here on Push Square…

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2nd July 2022

14:00
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Genshin Impact version 28 Summer Fantasia details revealed live July 13

Greetings Travelers! This is your Genshin Impact dev team, inviting you into the summertime of Teyvat with Genshin Impact’s Version 2.8, Summer Fantasia, coming on July 13!  The Golden Apple Archipelago is once again open with a different look, bringing a variety of plots, stories, challenges, and rewards. Get ready to delve into realms you’ve […]

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2nd July 2022

09:00
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Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend Issue 433

One more time.We made it to July, everyone. All the Not-E3 nonsense has passed, Stranger Things 4 has wrapped up, and we're one step closer to playing God of War Ragnarok later this year. Well, maybe. Hopefully. Until then, there's plenty of other gaming to do.Robert Ramsey, Deputy EditorI regret to inform everyone that I've started playing through the Trails of Cold Steel series again in preparation for Trails from Zero's release in September. Can I beat at least two of them before it arrives? Find out next time on 'Rob Loves Replaying 100-Hour RPGs for Some Stupid Reason'!Read the full article…

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2nd July 2022

05:00
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Go Behind the Scenes with Insert Coin The Making of Arcade Paradise

Go behind the cabinet.Arcade Paradise combines arcade games with some light management sim elements and looks like its going to be a fun experience.We saw some new gameplay in a recent release date trailer (Arcade Paradise launches on 11 August), and today we got to go behind the cabinet and learn how the digital sausage gets made.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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2nd July 2022

04:00
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Final Fantasy XIV Is Getting a Farming Simulation Mode in Patch 62 Buried Memory

Chocobo chicks and building bricks.In the ever-expanding universe of Final Fantasy XIV, few stones have been left unturned in terms of content. We learned that yet more is coming to the massively popular MMO during yesterday's Letter From the Producer livestream.There have been casino-style minigames, returning card games from previous games in the franchise (like Triple Triad), Chocobo raising, fashion shows, submarine expeditions, gardening, hunts, and so much more.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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