As per a new report, Microsoft has expressed interest in acquiring WB Games from AT&T, although there's currently no timeline in place, nor do we know how much the Redmond giant is willing to pay.
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Quite a few things happened this week, among which the renewal of the Fable trademark, the announcement of a slew of features coming to OneDrive, new Insider builds, and more. Be sure to catch up.
After an absence of nearly 10 years, a new Test Drive game is set to be unveiled soon. Developed by Kylotonn, the studio behind V-Rally, WRC, and TT Isle of Man, it'll be fully revealed on July 7.
Microsoft has recently filed for renewal on its 'Fable' trademark, and the application was accepted today by the US Patent and Trademark Office. It also seems to be marked as 'intend to use'.
Microsoft has announced that it will be holding a six-day demo event for the Xbox One between July 21 - 27, as part of the Summer Game Fest initiative. No date yet on the first-party event.
This week saw the announcement of the forthcoming closure of Mixer and the majority of Microsoft's retail stores, as well as the reveal of a few more bugs in Windows 10 v2004. Be sure to catch up now.
CDPR sister site GOG is giving away a bunch of Cyberpunk 2077 goodies, including concept and steelbook art, wallpapers, screenshots, posters, and more. These are yours to claim until July 4.
In this week's roundup, we take a look at some changes to the Insider Program on Windows, the first 20H2 and 21H1 builds, a detailed approach to Smart Delivery, and much, much more.
In a development update shared via Twitter, CDPR has stated that Cyberpunk 2077 is now pushed back to November 19. The game is complete though, so the delay is for polishing reasons.
Westwood and SSI's original Eye of the Beholder Trilogy is being given away for free for the next 48 hours on GOG. In addition, there's also a Dungeons & Dragons-themed sale until June 25.
Today, Microsoft took to Xbox Wire to reveal a bit more about Smart Delivery, the feature which allows you to buy a game once and get the right version for each Xbox system at no additional cost.
With Patch Tuesday, and a number of gaming-related news meant this past week was pretty packed. Version 2004 was offered to more people, and Surface owners got updates too. You can catch up below.
Echtra Games' latest ARPG, Torchlight III has now entered Steam's Early Access program, complete with two acts to play and a number of nifty enhancements over the predecessor. It's priced at $29.99.
A day after the reveal of Hitman III, GOG and IO Interactive have now announced that the 2012 title Hitman: Absolution will be free to claim on the DRM-free store for the next 72 hours.
Today during the PS5-related event, Capcom announced Resident Evil Village, its upcoming mainline title in the long-running series. It'll be out in 2021 on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Steam.
The next iteration in Oddworld Inhabitants' planned series is Oddworld: Soulstorm, a title which is headed to the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and is exclusive to the Epic Games Store on PC.
During its dedicated PS5 event today, Sony also unveiled the next iteration in Polyphony DIgital's lineup, namely a brand new mainline Gran Turismo game. It unfortunately has no release date.
To cap off its event dedicated to PlayStation 5 games, Sony unveiled not only the design of its upcoming console, but a digital-only variant, as well as a slew of accessories, but no pricing.
Beyond the arrival of Sea of Thieves on Steam, this week also saw some game-related leaks, a new Insider build, new updates to Edge, and more. Be sure to catch up via our handy overview.
Classic title Total Annihilation can be claimed for free on GOG for the next two days. Joining it, though deeply discounted, are Supreme Commander and Supreme Commander 2, DRM-free for the first time.
Night City Wire, CDPR's event focused on its upcoming RPG Cyberpunk 2077, has been delayed until the second half of the month due to the current events surrounding the death of George Floyd.
This week saw the May 2020 Update finally reach GA, as well as the release of Minecraft Dungeons, Alpha 3 of Flight Simulator, and so much more. Make sure to catch up via our overview.
As is tradition around this time, GOG has begun its Summer Sale. On this occasion, you'll be able to play demos for seven upcoming games, get DRM-free copies of Prey as well as Metro Exodus, and more.
Due to the current pandemic and following in the footsteps of other events scheduled to take place this year, Activision Blizzard has canceled BlizzCon 2020. It's likely to return "early next year".
Unsurprisingly, Microsoft's Build 2020 virtual event took place this week, where the firm announced new things coming to Azure, Edge, plus much more. Be sure to catch up via our overview.
At its Build virtual event today, Microsoft took the wraps off of a few details about Project Cortex, the latest addition to its Microsoft 365 suite of services. It's targeting GA for this summer.
It wouldn't be a Microsoft developer-focused event without announcements focused on security. As such, Azure AD External Identifiers, the GA of the Azure Secure Score API and more have been unveiled.
As part of the array of announcements from its dev-focused Build event, Microsoft shared that an Azure Mixed Reality solution is now GA, and that HoloLens 2 is heading to more markets this year.
The Redmond giant's full-stack open ecosystem aimed at developers who want to leverage both the power of the cloud and quantum computing, Azure Quantum, is now available in limited preview.
At Build today, the software giant unveiled an array of infrastructure improvements for its Azure cloud, covering Azure Stack and Stack Hub, Azure Peering Service, Azure Monitor and more.
At its Build 2020 virtual conference, Microsoft announced a slew of Azure dev tools enhancements from .NET 5 Preview 4 to GitHub Discussions, Visual Studio Codespaces, and much more.
Celebrating the 11th anniversary of Minecraft, the Swedish dev has decided to unveil a brand-new logo and a tweaked name: Mojang Studios. It's planning a feature film and live show, among others.
This week saw the release of a bunch of Surface devices, Halo 2 Anniversary on PC, the May 2020 Update to MSDN and so much more. Be sure to check out our overview to catch up on all the news.
Today, coinciding with the fifth anniversary of Mad Max: Fury Road, CD Projekt RED showed a Mad Max-inspired vehicle of its own, which will be in Cyberpunk 2077. We also got to see the Badlands.
Microsoft showcased a number of next-gen titles at its Inside Xbox event this week, then went on to launch a few new Surface products and of course, released Insider builds. Catch up below.
Today's special episode of Inside Xbox was pretty packed with third-party announcements and world premiers. From JRPGs to co-op shooters and adventure games, here's everything else that was announced.
During Inside Xbox today, Microsoft showed a world premiere trailer for the cyberpunk-themed isometric ARPG The Ascent. It's coming this year to PC, Series X, and Xbox One, with Smart Delivery.
The latest title from Bloober Team, psychological horror title The Medium was unveiled today during Inside Xbox. Featuring the talents of Silent Hill composer Akira Yamaoka, it's coming Holiday 2020.
During today's special episode of Inside Xbox, Serbian development studio Ebb Software took the wraps off a new trailer for its upcoming Giger-esque horror game Scorn. Coming to PC, and Series X.
This week we got to see Microsoft's Q3 FY2020 earnings report, a couple of new Insider builds, and even confirmation that we'll see Series X gameplay next week. Catch up via this overview.