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Square Enix Is Sniping Restless Fans Who Stream Final Fantasy 7 Remake Before April 10

You can stream, but Square Enix will find you.

New Final Fantasy 9 Update on Steam Stops You Playing the Game

You now can't start, or download, the game at all.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Developers Explain Why It's a 100GB Download

Midgar takes up a lot of disc space.

Bethesda Won't Be Hosting a Digital Showcase This June

Other companies will have online events in June to replace their E3 plans; Bethesda won't.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Is Already Out in Australia

So keep an eye out for spoilers.

Trails of Cold Steel 4 Is Coming to North America This Fall

First it'll launch on PS4, then it'll come to the Switch and PC in 2021.

Wasteland 3 Delayed Due to "Logistical Challenges" of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Instead of releasing in May, inXile's RPG is now slated for August.

The Outer Worlds Gets a New Nintendo Switch Release Date After Delay

You'll be able to take Halcyon on the go this June.

Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Would Carry Preview Builds on a PC Locked in a Briefcase for Business Demos

Do they also handcuff the briefcase to the carrier?

Ring Fit Adventure Has a New Rhythm Mode With Some Killer Nintendo Jams

It features music from Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2, and more.

Bravely Default 2 Demo is Out Right Now, Full Game Set for 2020

A taste of the next Bravely Default is a short download away.

Pokemon Sword and Shield's Isle of Armor Expansion Launches in June

The Isle of Armor comes with a new dojo, a new Legendary Pokemon, and more.

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition Arrives in May With New Story Content

The Monado's true power was in our hands the whole time.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Co-Director Says Response to Red XIII's Guest Status Was Bigger Than Expected

The animal companion will still get some spotlight in the remake.

Octopath Traveler Celebrates Two Million Sales Mark With Bravely Default Crossover Art

Octopath Traveler is currently half price, too.

Toilet Paper Prices in Fallout 76 Are Inexplicably Through the Roof

20,000 Bottle Caps sound reasonable?

Wooloo's Imitation of Charizard Gives Us Life

Our sheepy boy tries his very best in the latest episode of Pokemon: Twilight Wings.

Square Enix Warns of Potential Final Fantasy 7 Remake Physical Shortages Due to Coronavirus

Those hoping for hard copies might have to wait.

This is How Persona 5 Royal Changes the Original's Infamous Gay Panic Scene

Whether or not the change is better is a matter of opinion.

There's Something Fishy About Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Sleazy Wall Market

Wall Market is holding on to all kinds of secrets, including a big one that wasn't in the original game.

CD Projekt's Next Game Is Either More Cyberpunk or Another Witcher

According to CD Projekt Red's president, development of their next single-player game begins later this year.

Nintendo on E3 2020: "Large Industry Events May Be Untenable for the Foreseeable Future"

There's still no word on the status of the E3 Direct or Treehouse streams.

Report: Rocksteady's New Game, Batman, and Harry Potter Were Set to Be at E3 2020

Warner Bros. Games hasn't hosted an E3 press conference before, and now it can't in 2020.

Phantasy Star Online 2's North American Open Beta Starts Next Week

First on Xbox One, then perhaps on PC?

Cyberpunk 2077's Reversible Cover Features a New Protagonist Design

Admit it, the first thing you're doing when you get 2077 is flipping the cover around.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Midgar is So Detailed Because Its Developers Want You To Feel Bad About Blowing It Up

Nice city you got there, Shinra. Sure would be a shame if someone... made a dent in it.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Producer Says It Would "Be a Waste" Not to Use Parasite Eve's Characters

He doesn't know about any plans for the series, though.

USG Notebook: This Week's Been All About Final Fantasy 7 Remake

The demo is out and the internet's ablaze.

There's Now Strong Evidence Suggesting Where Final Fantasy 7 Remake Part 1 Will End

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Director: "Real-Time Battles Are the Trend for Games These Days"

Nomura says the Remake was steering toward real-time since the planning stages.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Demo Has a Hidden Easter Egg That Links to Crisis Core

Apples are packed with fiber, vitamin C, and story lore.

Watch Our 15 Minute Guided Tour of Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Opening Mission

Plus scattered thoughts on summons, Mako Reactor 5, and more.

Bethesda Was “Surprised How Few People Wanted to Take Part in PvP” in Fallout 76

Pete Hines says the team wants to keep building upon the Wastelanders update.

With Baldur's Gate 3 Coming to Stadia, Larian Reacts to the Platform's Struggles

"We of course follow the news, and we know what players are thinking and why they're thinking that."

Baldur's Gate 3's New Cinematic Trailer is Seriously Squicking Me Out

Horrific neural parasites. Why does it always have to be horrific neural parasites.

The Supple-Tongued Greninja is the Most Popular Pokemon in the World

Everyone's favorite blue frog bounds away with the big win.

Pokemon Sword and Shield's New Mythical Pokemon Will Eviscerate You...If a Caterpie Doesn't Kill It First

Your only defense against this mad monkey might be some ten-year-old's butterfly.

Mewtwo is in Pokemon Sword and Shield Raid Battles, But There's a Catch

The Kanto region starters have also appeared.

Temtem Team is "Pretty Confident" About Cross-Save in Upcoming Roadmap

There's a whole host of new things coming to Temtem over the next year.

Diablo 4's Most Exciting Change Might Be Rebinding Left-Click

Blizzard's also working on co-op screen hogs.

Baldur's Gate 3 Coming to Early Access in 2020, As Hasbro Plans a New Game Every Year

Wizards of the Coast is betting heavily on digital.

Buying Cyberpunk 2077 on Xbox One Gets You a Free Series X Version "When Available"

CD Projekt Red says the game will support Microsoft's cross-gen "Smart Delivery."

Grimes' Cyberpunk 2077 Character Sounds Pretty Traumatic

Grimes sheds some light on her in-game character.

Coronavirus Outbreak Has Led to a Demand Surge and Shortages of Ring Fit Adventure

Resellers are trying to push for a price five times higher than retail.

Pokemon Home Makes Good Bank in its First Week of Life

Pokemon Home is furnishing itself with some decent revenue.

Square Enix Scales Back Its PAX East Plans for Final Fantasy 14 Due to Coronavirus

Game director Naoki Yoshida and other Japan-based staffers are bowing out.

Temtem's Take on Creature Collecting Has Already Sold Over 500,000 Copies in Early Access

The Pokemon-inspired MMO is off to a strong start.

The Witcher 3 Finally Passes Steam's $50 Million Sales Threshold, Gets Better Revenue Split

CD Projekt Red is one of only a few companies that stand to reap this benefit.

Cyberpunk 2077 Will Also Launch on GeForce Now, Nvidia’s Stadia Competitor

There'll likely be a showdown between Google and Nvidia in Night City.

THQ Nordic's Parent Company Acquires The Witcher 3's Switch Port Developer

The World War Z dev is under the Embracer umbrella.

CD Projekt Red Says "No Plans" to Bring Cross-Save to Other Versions of The Witcher 3

The Switch can share with PC, but there aren't plans to do the same for PS4 or Xbox.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's File Size Seemingly Clocks in at a Cozy 100 Gigs

Cloud Strife is a big, big boy.

We'll Be Getting Our First Look at Baldur's Gate 3 Gameplay Very Soon

Larian Studios is gearing up for a gameplay reveal at PAX East.

Game Freak's Little Town Hero Is Coming to PS4 Later This Year

It's also getting a physical release for both the PS4 and Switch.

Persona 5 Royal's Western Localization Will Make Changes to One Especially Controversial Pair

Several scenes involving Ryuji and two gay characters are getting altered.

A New Patch for The Witcher 3 on Switch Adds Cross-Save and More

It's not out in all regions yet, so you may need to wait a bit.

Untitled Goose Game Wins Top Bill at the 2020 DICE Awards

It was a wonderful night in Las Vegas, and the winner is one mischievous goose.

The Witcher 3 Sales Skyrocketed Last December, Thanks to the Netflix Show

The show and new Switch port boosted US sales 554% over last year.

A Hacked Pokemon is Wreaking Havoc in Pokemon Sword and Shield, Which Means It's Technically a Digimon

Maybe don't use Surprise Trade for a while, all right?

Get an Early Glimpse of Next-Gen With 20 Minutes of Outriders Gameplay

We captured high-end PC footage from Outriders, which will also be out on PS5 and Xbox Series X later this year.

New Screens of Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Summons Emerge, And Oh God Carbuncle No

Chocobo Chick is adorable. Carbuncle is frightening. Cactaur is Cactaur.

Sakura Wars is Finally Coming to the West in April

The long-lost RPG series returns.

Mass Effect 2 Writer Says New RPG Studio Reminds Them of "Early Days at BioWare"

It's starting to look a lot like an old BioWare reunion.

Pokemon Home's Professor Grand Oak is a Chaotic Grandpa, and the Memes Are Writing Themselves

If Grand Oak gives you some chocolate and it tastes bitter, stop eating it immediately.

Delayed Games, Canceled Events: How the Coronavirus Outbreak Has Impacted the Games Industry

A health crisis overseas has had global ramifications.

Nintendo Seems Determined to Send a Message in Punishing Pokemon Sword and Shield Leakers

Nintendo does not forgive, Nintendo does not forget.

There's an ASMR Video Featuring the Pokemon Grimer, Because Arceus Is Dead

Sound is canceled forever. No more sound.

Vagrant Story Is Getting Bring Arts Figures for Its 20th Anniversary, but Will Ashley Riot Still Forego Pants?

Vagrant Story is a great game, but it shouldn't be excused from hard-hitting questions.

Someone Forgot to Take Down the Christmas Lights in Anthem

I say leave them up all year round.

Falcom is Already Planning the Next Ys Game, Whatever It Might Be

Maybe tomorrow, Adol will want to settle down. Until tomorrow, he'll just keep moving on.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses' Basement Kids DLC Brings Back Some Classic Classes

The Dark Flier is like the Pegasus Knight, but, y'know, more goth.

Take-Two Stock Falls Following Dan Houser's Exit and Subdued Earnings Report

CEO Strauss Zelnick wants investors to know he doesn't expect more turnover at Rockstar.

The Outer Worlds' Switch Port Delayed Due to Coronavirus

Virtuos, the team leading the port, has temporarily closed its studio.

Temtem With Maxed-Out Stats Are Listed for $400 on eBay Right Now

You could collect and breed your own Temtem… or you could fork over some cash.

Pathfinder: Kingmaker Sequel Launches on Kickstarter

Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous lets you choose how you'll fight the demon hordes.

Phantasy Star Online 2 Manual Points to Potential Steam Release

It looks like Phantasy Star Online 2 will make a side hop over to Steam on PC.

Fallout 76's Long-Awaited NPCs Are Coming in April

Plus new quests and gear, including a rad compound bow.

Cyberpunk 2077 Will Have "Around 75" Bespoke Street Stories

They're not fully fledged missions, but they're not randomly generated either.

Nintendo Doesn't Think PS5 or Xbox Series X Will Have "a Significant Impact" on the Switch

Shuntaro Furukawa thinks the Switch is different enough from either next-gen console.

Wizards of the Coast Teams With Ex-BioWare Devs for New Studio

The new, autonomous studio is making a science fiction adventure.

Pokemon Day 2020 Will Provide Our First Look at a New Mythical Pokemon for Sword and Shield

We'll be meeting a new monster on February 27.

You're Not a Real Final Fantasy 7 Fan Until You Spend $2500 on These Watches

Now you can count exactly how many seconds the Knights of the Round summon sucks away from your life.

Don’t Worry, Pokemon Home Doesn’t Require Nintendo Switch Online

Also, if you have a mobile device, you'll be able to trade online freely.

The Nintendo Switch has Smashed the Lifetime Sales of the SNES

The NES record will be the next to fall.

The Outer Worlds Gets a Nintendo Switch Launch Date, But Won't Have a Cartridge

The RPG launches March 6 on Switch.

Henry Cavill Breaks Down Every Swing, Dodge, and Parry in The Witcher's Best Fight

A Blaviken blow-by-blow, if you will.

Dauntless Studio Has Been Acquired by Singapore-Based Garena

Phoenix Labs will continue to work on its free-to-play action RPG.

Pokemon Home Won't Support Pokemon Go at Launch, Makes Certain Features Premium-Only

Want to store 'em all? It'll cost you a bit.

Thronebreaker, the Gwent RPG, Surprise Dropped on Nintendo Switch Today

They did it, they just gwent and did it.

Witcher Creator Andrej Sapkowksi Still Has Zero Interest in Playing the Games

He also believes that TV and video games aren't comparable.

Torchlight Frontiers Is Now Torchlight 3, Coming This Summer as a Premium Game

Frontiers is ditching free-to-play and becoming a fully fledged follow-up.

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