Microsoft Responds to Sony’s Concerns of Call of Duty Xbox Exclusive Status

Microsoft has offered a lengthy rebuttal to Sony’s concerns over its rival making Call of Duty Xbox exclusive, if or when the Microsoft’s purchase of Activision Blizzard goes through. At the beginning of August, Sony answered a questionnaire from regulators in Brazil about the potential impact of the acquisition, believing that the Call of Duty franchise is so influential that it could be considered a gaming category all on its own. Microsoft has now accepted the challenge, refuting Sony’s claims one by one.

PlayStation Plus Game Lineup For August, Including Dead by Daylight

The game lineup has just been announced for August for PlayStation Plus, which will be available for Extra and Premium members on August 16. We have many amazing games coming this month so let’s break it down now! Yakuza 0 Zero Yakuza 0 is one of SEGA’s legendary Japanese games, the first of the series. Fight like hell through Tokyo and Osaka as a junior yakuza Kiryu and Majima. Play as a former to discover how he finds himself in a world of trouble when a simple debt collection goes wrong. Then, step into the silver-toed shoes of Goro Majima and explore his ‘normal’ life as the proprietor of the cabaret club.

PS Plus Extra and Premium Games Revealed

As happens every month, the catalog of games available on playstation plus Extra and Premium (Deluxe) will increase in a couple of days. On this occasion, the list is headed by three titles from the Yakuza seriesas well as a great horror experience, and one of the titles we saw during the PS5 launch window.
Starting next August 16all PlayStation Plus users with a subscription to the Extra and Premium category, or Deluxe for regions where cloud play is not available, will be able to enjoy the following games:
-Yakuza 0
-Yakuza Kiwami
-Yakuza Kiwami 2
-Dead by Daylight
-Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands
-Bugsnax
-Metro Exodus
-Trials of Mana
-Everspace
-ONE
-Monopoly Madness
-Monopoly Plus
With this, not to forget all the games that are already available through the basic subscription to PlayStation Pluswhere this month we find Yakuza: Like a Dragon and more.

Everyone loves Splatoon 3’s new hosts, Deep Cut

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Nintendo introduced the new hosts of Splatoon 3, Deep Cut, as part of a Nintendo Direct stream on Wednesday. The group has three characters: Shiver, Frye, and the giant manta ray Big Man, and fans are already obsessed with the trio.
Each previous Splatoon game has had a their own set of hosts that deliver news and information on maps. The first Splatoon game has the Squid Sisters, Marie and Callie, and Splatoon 2 is hosted by the Off the Hook duo, Marina and Pearl. Deep Cut will host the next newscast with a show called Anarchy Splatcast.

The Most Significant New Feature Of Madden NFL online games 23 Is Not Present In The PC Edition

The Madden NFL 23 that is available for pre-order on Steam is different from the Madden 23 that is available on the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S.It is comparable to the nearly ten-year-old last-generation PS4 and Xbox One consoles that are now on the market. That implies that Madden 23’s standout feature, an ‘influenced by physics’ animation system called ‘FieldSense,’ won’t be present in the PC version.RELATED: Doom Eternal Now Has Render Modes, Which Transform VisualsAccording to EA, FieldSense is a significant innovation to the franchise that has an impact on every play in every mode of Madden 23.

Tower of Fantasy is a shared open world anime MMORPG with deep customisation

As live-service games become the ever-popular choice for millions of players to play together, the next fantasy is being able to join them in a fully expansive world full of bountiful things to do.Tower of Fantasy could be the game to offer just that, taking the live-service framework of an open world RPG and adding unparalleled customisation as well as a huge world teeming with other unique wanderers.Developed by China-based Hotta Studio, the project was initially from a team of like-minded MMO and anime fans with a passion for sci-fi and an open world they could all play in together.

Sonic The Hedgehog 3 Gets Key Holiday 2024 Release Date

Paramount has scheduled its Sonic threequel, Sonic the Hedgehog 3, for a Christmas 2024 release, making for a two-year gap between installments.
Paramount has officially revealed the release date for Sonic the Hedgehog 3. Based on Sega’s wildly popular action-adventure game series of the same name, the Sonic film franchise has so far produced two successful installments. Most recently, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 came out in April 2022, surpassing its predecessor’s box office earnings and winning praise for its pleasing visuals, blending of humor and action, and charming performances – especially the one turned in by newcomer Idris Elba, who voiced Knuckles.

Trivium’s Matt Heafy, Arch Enemy’s Alissa White Gluz And More To Perform At Metal: Hellsinger Concert –

Photographer Credit: Raymond Flotat According to Loudwire, Matt Heafy of Trivium, Alissa White Gluz of Arch Enemy, Mikael Stanne of Dark Tranquility, Dennis Lyxzen of Refused and James Dorton of Black Crown Initiate are all confirmed to be performing at the Metal: Hellsinger concert at Gamescom 2022. The event will be held in Cologne, Germany on August 25. 

The event will be free and will also be available to livestream starting 10AM (PST)/1 PM (EST). Each of the vocalists will be performing their original songs from the Metal: Hellsinger soundtrack.

Esports Market Share Worth USD 5,199.8 Million in 2028

According to the most recent analysis by Emergent Research, the global esports market reached USD 1,165.6 million in 2020 and is predicted to grow at a rate of 20.7 % throughout the projection year. The advent of online sports cafes and higher venture capital investments are two major drivers propelling the growth of the global esports market in terms of revenue. Additionally, the market’s predicted revenue growth shortly will be fueled by an increase in the number of events with significant sponsorship deals.

Pokemon’s Motorcycle Legendary Koraidon Doesn’t Use Its Wheels and That’s Weird

The design intention of making both Koraidon and Miraidon ridable pokemon with different forms like a motorcycle was quite apparent when the two box art legendaries featured prominently in the recently released trailer for Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. The artistic decisions regarding Koraidon and how he functions as a vehicle still confound players’ minds. The fact it uses its feet to cover long distances as opposed to the wheels embedded in its rears and torso.
The Scarlet and Violet trailer comes with many revelations for the player base regarding the unique selling points of the region, Paldea, and the numerous features that the game will incorporate that weren’t covered in great length in past trailers or announcements.