NES Golf 'tribute' removed from Nintendo Switch firmware

In what is surely to become an interesting piece of gaming folklore, Nintendo have now quietly removed the hidden version of NES classic, Golf, from the firmware of the Switch.The hidden emulation of the 1984 release was found tucked away w...


Injustice 2 patch prepares for the coming of Enchantress

There is a new patch out for Netherealm's comic-book fighter Injustice 2. The January update irons out some bugs and tweaks a few individual fighters, as well as preparing the data for the coming of the game's next DLC character, Enchantres...


Input lag patch coming to Tekken 7 on PS4 this week

"Input lag" has become a particularly common phrase thrown around fighting games in recent years. Though I heard it rarely around fighting game folk in the '00s, and barely ever in the '90s, it has become a common complaint referred to when...


Clam Blitz and balance changes hitting Splatoon 2 this week

This week will see the new mode, Clam Blitz, join the ranked playlist on Nintendo's arena-shooter Splatoon 2. The mode was first revealed in a trailer last month.The new mode sees teams race to collect clams, naturally, before depositing th...


The Division's 'Resistance' update breaks loose tomorrow

The Division will be receiving its second free DLC for 2017, The Resistance, tomorrow on all platforms. This will include a new map, West Side Pier, and two new modes; one focused on PvE called "The Resistance" and one on PvP called "Skirmi...


Nioh's PC port finally gets mouse support

Nioh will finally be getting mouse support for its PC port in a new update. Coming November 30 (for Japan), Koei Tecmo will allow users to rebind keyboard controls and move the camera with the mouse. I'm shocked this wasn't in the original ...


Black Mesa's Xen chapter gets delayed yet again

It has been two years since the fan made remake of Half-Life, Black Mesa, hit Steam Early Access. Fans have been promised that the Xen chapter of the game would be coming for nearly as long as Black Mesa has been on sale. In a not so surpri...


Get your Sanic on in Sonic Forces with some free DLC

The Sonic series has seen a lot of peaks and troughs, so obviously the internet has latched onto the darker side of things and created Sonic memes. The most prominent of those is "Sanic," a poorly drawn MS Paint rendition of the blue blur w...


Splatoon 2 is getting some big updates for the holidays

Do you like free DLC and Splatoon 2? You better, because Nintendo has a bunch of new DLC lined up for the holidays. Starting tomorrow (November 23), Splatoon 2 will receive a new stage for Salmon Run and a bunch of new gear and hairstyle op...


Skyrim's day-one patch for Switch adds video capture

If you thought Bethesda's open-world adventure game would be ripe for the Switch's built-in video capture feature, then you're in for a treat. With a day-one patch, the game now supports the very limited functionality that the Switch offers...


ARMS' 4.0 update introduces Misango to the battle

We already knew ARMS' 4.0 update was landing tomorrow, but the mystery character was never shown. I guess a small hint of a temple setting should have clued us into his theme, but Nintendo has pulled back the curtain and unveiled Misango un...


Persona 4 Arena is now backward compatible on Xbox One

Fans of Arc System Works' Persona 4 Arena now have a reason to ditch their Xbox 360's. The game is finally backward compatible on the Xbox One, along with a bunch of random games that have nothing to do with fighting. For some odd reason, t...


Dead Cells' Brutal Update adds tons of new content

Dead Cells took me by surprise. The self-proclaimed 'RogueVania' takes inspiration from a handful of other games and mixes them into a challenging, rewarding mix. Though it's still in Early Access, Motion Twin's procedural platformer is a p...


Overwatch's Moira isn't as OP as they'd have you believe

Overwatch's 26th hero Moira was revealed at Blizzcon last week, and she's been available on the PC's Public Test Realm (PTR) since Monday. I've been trying the vampiric biomancer out since then, and I'll expand on her abilities below.


The Witcher 3's Xbox One X update sounds significant

The Xbox One X releases on Tuesday and if you're upgrading to the more-powerful system, you probably have some games in mind to test out (find a list of supported titles here).  Even though The Witcher 3 has been out for a while -...


Absolver has Halloween masks and a new prestige system

I can't imagine I'm the only one who finds the fashion of games like Absolver to be a major part of their appeal. With that in mind, the multiplayer combat game is celebrating Halloween right this week with not only a spooky map makeover bu...


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