Madden NFL 22, Cover Features Both Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes

Electronic Arts Inc. announced EA SPORTS Madden NFL 22, featuring two NFL Super Bowl champions, MVPs, and icons of sport culture, Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes on the cover across all editions and Madden NFL Mobile. Madden NFL 22 leverages the power of next generation consoles to deliver the raw energy, emotion, and unpredictability of the NFL through brand-new Dynamic Gameday*, which impacts gameplay across every mode.… Read the rest

Rainbow Six: Siege, European League’s theme by the Toxic Avenger

Ubisoft revealed an extensive partnership with award-winning songwriter and producer The Toxic Avenger, for the composition of original music for the Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® European League. Building upon the Rainbow Six Siege Main Theme, the European League new music will enrich the playday streams and offer viewers original music to enjoy during their weekly esports rendez-vous.… Read the rest

British Esports Student Championships Finals Schedule on July 3rd

British Esports is introducing new branding for the upcoming live grand finals at the Confetti Metronome on July 3rd.

The British Esports Championships (aka Champs) name has now officially changed to the British Esports Student Champs.

This new name gives further recognition to the general public that the tournaments British Esports hosts are for schools and colleges across the country, as opposed to a competition that is open to all.… Read the rest

Rainbow Six: Siege, Ireland Nationals starts the group phase in July

Ubisoft announced the Summer season for the UK Ireland Nationals (UKIN). The prize for the winning team will secure a place in the 2021 Challenger League and a chance to qualify for the 2022 European League.

The group stage of the league will start on 29th June 2021 and run until 27th July 2021 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, for a total of seven playdays.… Read the rest

F1 2021, Closing in on the “next-gen” debut finish line

Codemasters® and Electronic Arts Inc. premiered the Features trailer for F1® 2021, the official videogame of the 2021 FIA Formula One World Championship. Offering players a new narrative-driven feature, Braking Point, F1® 2021 also reflects real life more than ever with new dynamic options. For My Team competitors, the stats of real-world F1® drivers update throughout the season to reflect the action on the track, while Real-Season Start allows players to jump in at any point in the calendar that has already occurred with up-to-date standings.… Read the rest

PUBG: NEW STATE, Over 17 million pre-registrations on the Google Play

PUBG: NEW STATE surpassed more than 17 million pre-registrations on the Google Play Store. This major milestone comes shortly after the company hosted the game’s first successful closed Alpha Test, which ran from 11-13 June in the U.S. PUBG Studio, the developer behind PUBG: NEW STATE, will analyse all the data and valuable player feedback it received during the Alpha Test and will focus on improving key facets of the game ahead of its full release later this year.… Read the rest

Summoners War: Lost Centuria, eSports world tournament open to all

 

Com2uS, the creators of the world-renowned fantasy RPG  franchise Summoners War, has announced that applications are now open for two upcoming online esports events, including the Summoners War World Arena Championship 2021 and Lost Centuria World Showdown. Celebrating its global seven-year anniversary this month, Summoners War: Sky Arena boasts over 100 million players worldwide and a dedicated esports community, with high stakes competitions taking place internationally in Seoul, Paris and online in previous years.… Read the rest

eSports Betting Has Exploded in Popularity Globally

Interest in eSports keeps on growing on a global scale. Currently, eSports betting is one of the hottest trends among people who love video games and gambling at the same time.

Shortly after the appearance of video games in which players pit their wits against each other, the idea of betting on who will emerge victorious started to loom. … Read the rest

DRAGON BALL Z: KAKAROT coming to Switch on September 24th

The most expansive and accurate retelling of the epic of Goku – DRAGON BALL Z: KAKAROT – is coming on NINTENDO Switch. Play the game everywhere, meeting beloved friends, battling powerful enemies and reliving one of the most iconic story from the arrival of Raditz to the final fight against Buu!… Read the rest

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot + A New Power Awakens Set – Switch in Sept. 24th

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. announced that DRAGON BALL Z: KAKAROT + A NEW POWER AWAKENS SET is coming to the Americas for the Nintendo Switch and will be launching on September 24, 2021. Based on the seminal works of the acclaimed DRAGON BALL series creator, Akira Toriyama, the game recounts the adventures of the most powerful Saiyan – the legendary Goku.… Read the rest

SMITE, Morgan Le Fay is the latest character addition

The dark sorceress of Arthurian legend Morgan Le Fay arrives to cast a dark spell over SMITE’s roster of over 110 playable gods.

A former student of Merlin’s, Morgan Le Fay turned her newfound knowledge into dark magic. Channeling her powers towards control, sorcery and manipulation, Morgan Le Fay will enchant all who stand in her way – including the best and truest knights – to secure her ultimate goal: King Arthur’s throne.… Read the rest

Opera GX, World’s first mobile browser for gamers launches

Opera  announced the launch of Opera GX for mobilethe world’s first mobile browser built specifically for gamers on the move. Opera GX mobile version is packed with many of the great features that gamers currently enjoy with the hugely popular Opera GX desktop browser (Windows and macOS), which is already the preferred choice of browser for millions of gamers worldwide.… Read the rest

Opera GX, World’s first mobile browser for gamers launches

Opera  announced the launch of Opera GX for mobilethe world’s first mobile browser built specifically for gamers on the move. Opera GX mobile version is packed with many of the great features that gamers currently enjoy with the hugely popular Opera GX desktop browser (Windows and macOS), which is already the preferred choice of browser for millions of gamers worldwide.… Read the rest

City, University of London Achieves TIGA Accreditation

TIGA, the games industry trade association, is pleased to announce the re-accreditation of the following games courses at City, University of London:

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Games Technology
    Re-accreditation – awarded
  • MSc Computer Games Technology
    Re-accreditation – awarded
  • MSci Computer Science with Games Technology
    Re-accreditation – awarded

The BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Games Technology course provides a strong theoretical underpinning to the subject’s practical application in game development.… Read the rest

Guilty Gear -Strive is available and the legacy of Guilty Gear video

Guilty Gear -Strive- the critically acclaimed new fighting game title developed by Arc System Works has released on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC. The Ultimate and Deluxe edition for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 are still available for purchase. The Deluxe Edition includes the Season Pass for the game, as well as a special color for Sol Badguy and Ky Kiske.… Read the rest