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We're Going to Learn a Lot More About DeNa's Pokemon Masters Mobile Game Later This Week

The Pokemon Company is prepping a livestream event just for Pokemon Masters.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order's Full E3 Demo Released, Shows Exploration and Crew Interactions

The longer cut gives a glimpse at how you'll tackle the story at large.

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We're Going to Learn a Lot More About DeNa's Pokemon Masters Mobile Game Later This Week

The Pokemon Company is prepping a livestream event just for Pokemon Masters.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order's Full E3 Demo Released, Shows Exploration and Crew Interactions

The longer cut gives a glimpse at how you'll tackle the story at large.

Limited Run Games is Releasing New Star Wars NES and Game Boy Cartridges and They Look Brilliant

Those old Star Wars games can be yours if you're that attached to them.

New Areas Uncovered in The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening E3 Demo

Check out the Tal Tal Heights and more in a new Link's Awakening demo video.

Capcom Still Wants to Make New IP, Even as Established Franchises Find New Life

Capcom hasn't given up on new franchises, but older ones are doing better than ever.

Yakuza: Kenzan Could Be Suitable for a Kiwami-Style Remake, Producer Says

The never-before-localized Yakuza spinoff could make it to the west if remade.

Late Nintendo CEO's Iwata Asks Feature to be Compiled Into a New Book

Satoru Iwata's popular feature will be the basis of a new book.

Hearthstone Swaps Around Classic Set, But Initial Reactions Seem Mixed

The new cards are getting a lukewarm reaction online.

Fortnite Kicks Off 14 Days of Summer With a New LTM Every Day

Enjoy some fun in the sun...indoors with Fortnite.

Mario Royale Becomes "DMCA Royale" To Avoid Copyright Issues

Now starring Infringio and his brother, Copyright Infringio.

After a Rough Fiscal 2019, EA Executives Give Up Their Bonuses

After struggling with Anthem and Apex Legends, EA's top execs lose their bonuses.

The Dream of a New Ape Escape Game Might Not Be Dead

A 20th anniversary celebration seems to be teasing something more on the horizon.

It's Been a Week of Euphemisms, Mistranslations, and Disingenuous Spin in the Video Game Industry

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | The industry trades in gameplay for wordplay and we get a week full of misrepresentations and misunderstandings

Summer Games Done Quick '19 Starts This Weekend—Here Are Some Runs To Watch For

The Link to the Past-Super Metroid randomizer mash-up is sure to be a blast.

Elden Ring Will Have Horse Riding, Among Other New Details Shared by Souls Creator Hidetaka Miyazaki

Also, we learn more about George R.R. Martin contributions.

Nintendo France President: Switch Has the Highest Attach Rate of Any Nintendo Console Ever

The Switch is seeing success all around the world.

StarCraft is Getting a Kid-Friendly Graphics Pack Courtesy of Carbot Animations

StarCraft is getting a new look courtesy of the YouTube animation team.

US Super Mario Maker 2 Players May Not Get a Stylus, But There is This Sweet Lunchbox

Do not attempt to use your lunchbox in the place of a stylus, though.

Fan-Made "Mario Royale" is a Blast, For As Long As It Sticks Around

But the creator is anticipating a letter from Nintendo.

You Won't Be Dismembering Legions of Stormtroopers in Fallen Order, Due To Disney Guidelines

Alien monsters and droids, on the other hand...

Gran Turismo Sport Demos Stunningly Realistic Rain Weather Effects for the First Time

Gameplay footage genuinely looks live-action.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NES Fans Create Awesome-Looking Original Retro Throwback

Pizza Power! Cowabunga! And other exclamations made popular by '80s pop culture.

Extended Tales of Arise Trailer Shows More Gameplay, Plot Details

Plus, we finally get some names.

CD Projekt Red Says It Won't Hold Any Cyberpunk 2077 Content Back for Future DLC

Its approach sounds similar to how The Witcher 3's DLC was handled.

NHL 20: Doc Emrick is Out and Battle Royale is in as EA Releases First Details and Trailer Featuring Auston Matthews

NHL 20 borrows from Fortnite, Overwatch, and more in its latest update.

Xbox Beats Out PlayStation and Nintendo for Spot on 100 Most Valuable Brands List

Both Sony and Nintendo failed to make the list.

Bloodstained Studio Says Early-Bird Players Stuck On Bug Have To Restart Their Game [Update: Statement From 505 Games]

We regret to inform you that Bloodstain's launch is a bit of a mess.

PlatinumGames Studio Head Says It's "Hard To Get Excited" About Next-Gen

He's looking to places like cloud platforms for innovation.

Twitch Lawsuit Blames Artifact Porn Streams for Permanently Pushing Users Off the Platform

Twitch reveals the extent of the damage caused by the Artifact stream attack.

EA Defends Loot Boxes as "Quite Ethical and Quite Fun" Amid Questioning by U.K. Parliament

EA and Epic continue to defend "surprise mechanics" following recent government inquiries.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake New Details: Original Events, Honey Bee Inn Cross-Dressing, and More

Tetsuya Nomura reveals even more details for Final Fantasy 7 Remake.

The Witcher 3 Switch Devs Reveal How They're Adapting to Less Powerful Hardware

The bigger changes are apparently in the controls and UI.

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer: "The Business is Not How Many Consoles You Sell"

Spencer says you shouldn't worry about the hardware side of things.

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Patch Has Completely Broken Progress For Some Players

The patch came through and opened all the good treasure chests already.

Breath of the Wild 2 Was Born Out Of "Too Many" DLC Ideas For the First Game, Says Aonuma

DLC alone could not contain what they have in store for Breath of the Wild's sequel.

Super Mario Maker 2 Puts Mario at the Mercy of an Anti-Union Boss

Yeah, it's a pretty weird subplot.

You Have to Unlock the Night Theme in Super Mario Maker 2

The night theme is in the game, but it's not readily available.

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Launches Later This Week, Pokemon Go Fest-Style Event Possibly This Summer

We have a release date for Niantic's Harry Potter AR game.

NPD: Mortal Kombat 11 Is Now the Bestselling Game of 2019 So Far

Mortal Kombat scores a second win.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake E3 Trailer Hides a Nostalgic Easter Egg

The original 7th Heaven gets a shoutout.

Niantic Buys a Digital Board Game Company to Form New London Office

Niantic is also on a buying spree.

Astral Chain, Platinum's Upcoming Cyberpunk Switch Exclusive, Began as a Fantasy Game

Astral Chain wasn't always set in a cyberpunk future.

The First Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Beta is Exclusive to PS Plus Members on PS4 and Available Very Soon

Sony console owners will get the first shot at the new monsters in Iceborne.

Leaked Monster Hunter Movie Trailer Gives First Look at the Monsters

Thank you, shaky cam footage person.

Dr. Mario Brings Viral Contagions and Timers to Mobile in July

Who gave Dr. Yoshi a practitioner's license?

Destiny 2 Daily Active User Count Surges as Interest for Series Returns

The player count hit over one million for the first time in a while.

Nier: Automata Fan Art Forces Elon Musk Off Twitter

Elon Musk felt the weight of the world.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Won't Use Cloud Saves to Avoid Time Manipulation

Nintendo knows what you've been up to.

Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Post-Launch Roadmap Revealed, Including Eden Raid Release Date

Here's when you can jump into the first raid for Shadowbringers.

Fortnite Came Close to Being Canceled

There's an alternate timeline out there without Fortnite.

Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes Re-Listed At $100 Apiece On Xbox Store To Deter New Purchases

A high price to pay to play Story Mode before it disappears.

"If We Are Going to Do [E3] as an Industry, Then We Need to Be Into It"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | The theme of this year's E3 2019? Subscriptions and streaming, with every major company either participating or at least weighing in on the coming wave of services.

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer Says E3 Just Isn't the Same Without Sony

Without the friendly rivalry, E3 suffered a little bit.

Cyberpunk 2077 Will Let You Create Transgender Characters

CD Projekt Red ultimately wants a robust character creator.

Amazon Game Studios Reportedly Lays Off Dozens of Employees

The studio still has yet to ship an original console game.

Phantasy Star Online 2 Will "End Up on All Platforms," Phil Spencer Confirms

The popular MMORPG will eventually come to PlayStation and maybe even the Switch.

"No Plans" to Change Marvel's Avengers Character Designs, Crystal Dynamics Says

Crystal Dynamics is sticking to its guns.

After Six Months, Fallout 76 Players are Finally Getting a Canvas Bag

Put your power armor helmet where it belongs.

Mr. Resetti Will Be on the Job Hunt in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossings' angriest mole won't be tunneling through your front yard anymore.

Splatoon 2's Final Splatfest Detailed, Private Splatfest Mode Coming in July

The festivals are coming to an end with one last climactic battle.

We've Learned a Lot About Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Including Why It Was Delayed

Here's what we learned about Animal Crossing: New Horizons from E3.

Keanu Reeves Has the Second Most Dialogue in Cyberpunk 2077

You'll be hearing a lot from Johnny Silverhand in Cyberpunk 2077.

CD Projekt Red on Cyberpunk 2077 Controversies: "There are a Lot of People [...] That Really Care About These Subjects and We Want to Do it Right"

CD Projekt Red is determined to regain fan trust after a slew of controversies dating back to last year.

Vote Here for the USG Best of E3 2019 Community Award!

What did you love most from E3 2019? We want to hear from you!

Gears Tactics Still In Development, Gears of War Producer Confirms

The missing Gears game is still okay.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Support Next-Gen Consoles, Square Enix CEO Confirms

So whether you're on the PS4 or PS5, you'll have Final Fantasy 7 Remake.

Square Enix is Mulling Over a Subscription Service for Classic Games, if It Can Find Them First

Square Enix may have misplaced a few classic video game source codes.

Yu Suzuki Says Shenmue 3 Will Get Us 40 Percent Through Ryo's Story

There's still a lot more Shenmue where that came from.

Sadly, You Probably Can't Hook Up With Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk 2077

Sleeping with NPCs does not seem to extend to digital ghost Keanu Reeves, unfortunately.

Riot Games Under Investigation by the State of California For Gender Discrimination [Update]

Riot Games has allegedly refused to cooperate with the state over an investigation into gender discrimination.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Replaces Longtime Cloud Strife Voice Actor

Steve Burton will be stepping down from the role after 17 years.

Borderlands 3 Wants to Give Loot Ninjas Fewer Excuses

Loot stealing is thankfully becoming a thing of the past.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Will Have Romance, but Only After a Five-Year Time Skip

Also, there will be dual-audio options for the whole game.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Avatar Byleth's Appearance Won't be Customizable Outside of Gender, Nintendo Says

Nintendo reaches out to clarify customization options for Byleth.

CD Projekt Red Says Capitalism is the Reason for Controversial In-Game Cyberpunk 2077 Ad

CD Projekt Red addresses controversial in-game ad in Cyberpunk.

Will PS5 and Scarlett be the Last Console Generation? Execs Disagree

Phil Spencer's view on the future of consoles differ from Ubisoft's top executive.

Report: Nintendo Starting Production of New Switch Models in Southeast Asia

We may finally have some details on the rumored revisions of the Nintendo Switch.

Elden Ring Will Be Just as Tough as Past Soulsborne Games, Hidetaka Miyazaki Says

We'll see how well George R.R. Martin's mythos meshes with FromSoft's gameplay.

Konami Announces a Surprise TurboGrafx-16 Mini Console, Initial Lineup Includes R-Type

Konami's surprise E3 announcement was for another mini console.

One Exchange in Final Fantasy 7 Remake That Shows Just How Bad the Dialogue Can Get

They really need to tone down the swearing in Final Fantasy 7 Remake.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Director Returns for the Sequel, Will be a Continuation of the First Game

Hidemaro Fujibayashi is taking the reigns again for the Breath of the Wild sequel.

Halo Infinite's E3 2019 Trailer Was All Running in 343's Newest Game Engine

It's actually the opening cinematic to the Halo Infinite campaign.

Microsoft Talks About Desire to Buy Japanese Studio, What Needs to Happen With Game Pass Exclusives

Phil Spencer and Matt Booty are still keeping things about Xbox's future a secret.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Part 1 Will be Set Solely in Midgar, Second Episode Being Outlined Now

Square Enix isn't sure how many episodes there will be.

Microsoft Open to Possibility of Services Like Xbox Game Pass on Switch as It Seeks to Blur the Lines Between Devices

"If any game developer or platform holder wants to come talk about cross-play, I'll be the first one in that meeting," says Microsoft's Mike Ybarra

Mario Maker 2 "Making Changes" That May Make it Possible to Play With Friends Online

Nintendo making some changes after outcry.

Entire The Witcher 3: Complete Edition Will Fit on the Notoriously Small Switch Cartridge

Saber Interactive found a way to get The Witcher 3, and all the expansions in a single cartridge.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Won't Have Full National Pokedex, Locking Some Pokemon Out

Only monsters from the Galar Pokedex will be transferable through Pokemon Bank.

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