Pocket Gamer Connects returns to London, February 14-15

Pocket Gamer Connects, Europe’s leading b2b mobile games industry conference, returns to London for its flagship show after more than two years of digital conferencing. The event takes place on February 14-15 and will welcome 1,500 professionals representing more than 700 leading companies spanning the entire games industry ecosystem. This February, the Steel Media team is embarking on their most ambitious conference yet, with Pocket Gamer Connects London not only standing tall as the flagship show in the series, but this edition also offers a brand new experience as a…

Italian Battleships Cruise Their Way Into World of Warships: Legends

Wargaming, publisher and developer of the naval multiplayer free-to-play game World of Warships, are bringing in the new year a range of Tier III-VII Italian battleships in the first update of 2022. Alongside this, Azur Lane returns by popular demand, a new five-week campaign is rewarding Brandenburg battleship, and emerging for the first time in World of Warships, Xbox and PlayStation crossplay divisions are being flanked by a solo player versus player mode within Ranked battles. Italian fleet drops anchor into Legendary port Kicking off the update, a new line…

Backbone and The Longest Road on Earth Come to Consoles

The soothing greyscale pixel art and enchanting music of The Longest Road on Earth will be landing on consoles early next week on Thursday, January 27. Originally released on PC in May of 2021 this title tells everyday stories which focus on the beauty of the mundane found in the world around us though four wordless chapters. The meaning behind each story is completely open to personal interpretation. With minimal controls and no fail state, anyone can pick up this game and instantly get lost in the artwork and the…

Game Music Festival brings the music of Cuphead and Ori to Royal Festival Hall London, 5-6th of March 2022!

The Game Music Foundation is pleased to announce its popular Game Music Festival event, (usually held in Warsaw, Poland) is coming to London this March. GMF London is set to feature a big-band ensemble playing the jazz age soundtrack of legendary run-and-gun title, Cuphead, followed by a symphonic concert featuring music from Ori and the Will of the Wisps, as well as Ori and the Blind Forest – all performed live at London’s Royal Festival Hall! As well as the performances, an educational programme will also take place on the…

Blackwind Blasts Through Alien Scum on PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, PC, Mac Today

Blackwind, the sci-fi action-platformer with hack-and-slash combat, from Drakkar Dev and publisher Blowfish Studios, touches down today on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC and Mac via Steam and GOG, as well as the Mac App Store. Physical versions lock-on to retail shelves courtesy of Perp Games on Friday, 21 Jan 2022, in European regions with North American copies arriving at a later date. The alien-infested planet of Medusa-42 acquires an unexpected savior when James Hawkins, a regular teen with no prior military experience,…

Play it Again and Again – Time Master is Out Now on Steam

MorpheusZ Games is thrilled to announce that the puzzle-filled platformer Time Master is now available on Steam. Time Master combines beautifully crafted graphics with tightly timed repeatable puzzles, featuring a charming, fully voice-acted story filled with surprises and laughs. Time Master follows the story of Zeno, a wizard who has regrettably banished his sister to a prison vortex (whether it was an accident or sibling rivalry remains to be seen). After swearing never to use time magic again, Zeno is faced with the dilemma of using it to free his…

Dark monster taming RPG Monster Crown hits the stores on February 22 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

SOEDESCO and Studio Aurum have announced that dark monster taming RPG Monster Crown will be coming to PS4™ and Xbox One on February 22, 2022. The game, which saw its digital and physical release on PC and Nintendo Switch of October last year, is a great fit for fans of the retro pixel art monster taming era and for those who enjoy and a turn-based combat gameplay. In a recent tweet, Canadian solo developer Jason Walsh promised a prosperous year for Monster Crown and looks forward to bringing the game…

World of Warships launches Pan-Asian cruisers into Early Access

Wargaming, publisher and developer of the naval multiplayer free-to-play game World of Warships, is setting out to sea with a brand new range of Tier V-X Pan-Asian cruisers this update. On top of this, rentals of superships are being made available for Random Battles, Asymmetric Battles make a grand return, and the Armory has been freshly fitted out with some powerful new additions. Pan-Asian Cruisers: Part One In the first new event of the year, players can take the helm of six Pan-Asian cruisers for the very first time –…

Arnold Schwarzenegger Wishes All World of Tanks Players a Happy New Year

World of Tanks, a popular online game, has an interesting tradition: on the eve of the winter holidays, the developers invite a famous guest to wish all their tankers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The guest becomes the main hero of Holiday Ops, a large-scale in-game event with a ton of exciting missions and gifts. Last year, you could meet Chuck Norris in the special holiday-themed garage (aka the game’s lobby). He arrived in his signature image: in a classic American pickup truck and wearing a cowboy…

World of Tanks Enlists Arnold Schwarzenegger to Join in the Holiday Ops Celebrations

World of Tanks has just dropped a trailer for its eagerly anticipated festive event, Holiday Ops 2022, and it features a true action hero, Arnold Schwarzenegger! For years, the forums and social media have been abuzz of tankers calling for Arnie to come to World of Tanks and while the team are keeping their cards close to their chest, it might just be the community’s dreams are coming true. The trailer tells the story of Little Johnny and his letter, which had been left undelivered for almost 30 years. Even…