Netease Connect 2022 to premiere on May 20th, revealing six new games

NetEase Connect 2022

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The giant Chinese gaming and technology company NetEase Games, has just announced their NetEase Connect 2022 event that will take place on May 20th. During the event the company is going to reveal more information about their popular titles including Harry Potter: Magic Awakened, The Lord of the Rings: Rise to War and more upcoming … Read more

Elden Ring Has Sold 13.4 Million Copies Worldwide in Just Five Weeks

Elden Ring Copies Sold

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Bandai Namco has announced that sales of the action open world RPG Elden Ring have exceeded 13.4 million copies since its release in February 2022. The company shared the statistics in its annual report covering financial results. The game quickly became more popular than FromSoftware’s other title, Dark Souls III, which was released in 2016. … Read more

Nintendo’s Metroid Dread Is Now the Bestselling Title in the Series

Metroid Dread Highest Selling in Metroid Series

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Selling over 2.9 million copies worldwide, Metroid Dread is now the bestselling title of the Metroid games franchise. Nintendo announced that Metroid Dread, the latest installment in the popular sci-fi franchise, has become the best-selling game in the series, surpassing Metroid Prime. Launched in October 2021, Metroid Dread quickly became one of the favorite games … Read more

Riot Filed a Suit against Moonton for Copying League of Legends: Wild Rift

Riot Suing Moonton for Copying League of Legends

Riot Games, Inc. is suing MOONTON for copyright infringement, arguing that Mobile Legends Bang Bang (MLBB) is a blatant copy of their Wild Rift title. Interestingly enough, this is not the first time that Riot is suing MOONTON Games. In 2018, the company behind the super popular League of Legends game has sued Moonton Technology … Read more

Tales of Luminaria to Shut Down on July 19, after a Lifespan of 8 Months

Tales of Luminaria Shuts Down

Bandai Namco announced the closure of Tales of Luminaria, a mobile game based on the Tales series. Tales of Luminaria will shut down globally on July 19th at 19:00 PDT, according to a statement from the official website. The game will not receive any more new episodes after the Final Episode is released with the … Read more

Stardew Valley Crosses the 20 Million Copies Sold Milestone

Stardew Valley Sells 20 Million Copies

Stardew Valley, the popular farm life RPG simulator released in 2016, has now sold more than 20 million copies across all platforms. The game’s official website revealed that by March 2022, 13 million copies had been sold on PC alone. The game has sold over 1 million copies in the two months following its release … Read more

EA Announces Lord of the Rings Heroes of Middle-earth Mobile Game

Heroes of Middle-earth

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EA is making a Lord of the Rings game for mobile devices. The company is partnering with Middle-earth Enterprises to develop The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth, which will be a free-to-play title. The company released a press released earlier today and described that the free-to-play mobile game The Lord of the Rings: … Read more

China to Ban Children From Tipping Streamers & Watching After 10 P.M.

China Bans Children Streaming and Tipping

New regulations by the Chinese government going into effect, will restrict children from watching streaming shows after 10 PM, tip other streams, or even streaming themselves without parental consent. The National Radio and Television Administration requested that live streaming platforms increase their controls for those under the age of 18 and also implement a “youth … Read more

Lost Ark May Update Will Include New Destroyer Class, Raids, and Quests

Lost Ark May Update

Amazon Game Studios has revealed that their latest update for Lost Ark will be called Destined for Destruction and will be released in May. The update includes a new warrior character class “Destroyer” (which the update is named after) as well as the development of an in-game raid system. The new Destroyer Warrior advanced class … Read more

FTC Has Opened an Investigation into Sony’s $3.6 Billion Bungie Purchase

FTC Investigates Sony Over Bungie Purchase

The FTC has launched an investigation into Sony’s $3.6 billion acquisition of Bungie, a video game developer behind the immensely popular Destiny franchise. The federal agency is also reviewing Microsoft’s $70 billion purchase of Activision Blizzard. The Federal Trade Commission’s latest probe shows the government agency’s firm stance toward mergers in the technology sector, particularly … Read more