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Gamescom hopes to return to Cologne in 2021

Last week saw the 2020 iteration of the annual gamescom presentation which - like many trade shows this wretched year - was forced to abandon its usual format and transition to an online showcase due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Despite...

 
 
 
 
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Cyberpunk 2077 bags multiple 'Best of gamescom' awards

As if the gaming community wasn't already on tenterhooks for CD Projekt RED's long-awaited Cyberpunk 2077, the action-RPG adventure wowed judges at gamescom this past weekend, scooping up no less than five "Best of gamescom" awards.The futu...

 
 
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Cris Tales shows its charms with new gamescom trailer

During this weekend's Future Games Show publisher Modus Games released another trailer for its delightful-looking fantasy adventure Cris Tales, which is currently in development at both Dreams Unincorporated and SYCK for PC - as well as cur...

 
 
 
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I'm ready for the controlled chaos of Bright Memory: Infinite

As part of the Future Games Show, held this weekend as part of the gamescom festivities, developer FYQD-Studio and publisher Playism released a new trailer for the upcoming hybrid action title Bright Memory: Infinite.The new video sees spec...

 
 
 
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Spellbreak launches on PC and consoles September 3

During Thursday's gamescom Opening Night Live presentation, developer Proletariat offered up an impressive trailer for its free-to-play magic melee title Spellbreak, which launches September 3 on PS4, PC, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.The h...

 
 
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Ride the all-new 'Popemobile' to glory in Serious Sam 4

Devolver Digital has dropped another absolutely wild trailer for its upcoming shooter sequel Serious Sam 4. The new preview sees our chunkhead hero visit, of all places, Vatican City in Italy, where he takes possession of a rather... erm......

 
 
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Pharaoh: A New Era is a 2021 remake of the old city-builder

Have any room in your life for a city-builder? What about a modern take on an old classic? Dotemu and Triskell Interactive are bringing back Impressions Games' 1999 Egypt builder Pharaoh in 2021. The announcement trailer is light on gamepl...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Fall Guys has cool medieval levels lined up for Season 2

There are a few takeaways in this Fall Guys Season 2 trailer. First, I need that dragon costume. N-e-e-d it. Second, these levels – a platforming gauntlet race with swinging axes, a hill climb with movable boxes to climb up, and othe...

 
 
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I can't skip Twelve Minutes now that Willem Dafoe is in it

Annapurna Interactive is making serious moves for Twelve Minutes, a time-loop thriller in which a detective "breaks into your home, accuses your wife of murder, and beats you to death." Announced at Gamescom: Opening Night Live, Twelve Min...

 
 
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Star Wars Squadrons lets you battle in a galaxy far, far away

During today's gamescom Opening Night Live presentation, Electronic Arts gave us a new look at its upcoming intergalactic dog-fighter Star Wars Squadrons.The preview offered footage of the arcade flight sim in action, as players take battle...

 
 
 
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World of Warcraft: Shadowlands is out October 27

Did you expect to spend Halloween playing World of Warcraft: Shadowlands? During the slow-moving Gamescom: Opening Night Live stream, Blizzard announced an October 27 release for Shadowlands after dumping a ton of cool Uther lore into an a...

 
 
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Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead coming later in 2020

In perhaps one of the most surprising and most unexpected announcements of the evening, gamescom Opening Night Live that Headup Games' Bridge Constructor is crossing over with popular comic-book/TV franchise The Walking Dead."Join a group o...

 
 
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Unknown 9: Awakening announced for PC and next-gen consoles

One of the first real new showings during Gamescom: Opening Night Live was Unknown 9: Awakening, a game about a woman "raised on the streets of Kolkata and haunted by visions of her own death." The protagonist, Haroona, can "manipulate the...

 
 
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Let's watch Geoff Keighley's gamescom stream together

During a normal year, we'd all be crammed together in Cologne, Germany fighting the humidity, crowds, and heat stroke. Let me be the first to make this poignant observation: This is no normal year. In 2019, Geoff Keighley gave gamescom a l...

 
 
 
 




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