Where according to Variety, the man in question is none other than Superman Henry Cavill - an avid gamer in his own right that has not only played through The Witcher games but is a fan of the books too. Not that being a fan makes one the perfect candidate, but it does add some context to the casting as this could very well be a dream role for the talented actor best known for playing Superman in the recent DC Cinematic Universe version of the character.
Overnight the Destiny 2 expansion Forsaken became playable across PC, PS4, and Xbox One. The more personal story will see Guardians travel to the edge of the solar system to avenge the death of a beloved character. In addition to all the new stuff to see and do campaign wise there's also the all-new cooperative meets competitive mode Gambit and a reworked endgame that takes place in The Dreaming City.
Where in addition to a rework of the Hereford Base map, two new game changing Operators also join the ranks - Maverick and Clash. And really though it's all about Maverick who has a high-tech melty-gun thing that can burn holes through just about any wall or barrier leading to some very cool opportunities.
Planet Alpha, created over a number of years by a small three-person indie team is without a doubt one of the most visually impressive sci-fi releases of the year. Not only in terms of the art direction, but technically and in the sheer variety of ideas and wonderful locations that make its Another World meets Oddworld: Abe's Odyssey-like experience.
With up to 90% off certain titles and flash deals meaning that there's a bargain or two up for grabs every hour or two. As of writing Torment: Tides of Numenera is 65% off at $24.49 AUD and the classic Tropico 4 for $4.09 AUD. Of course there are regular deals lasting the duration of the sale with many classics available - including Theme Hostpital, Sim City 4, Crysis, and many more.
To celebrate the upcoming release of Forza Horizon 4, Xbox is bringing a a real-world Forza Horizon Drive-in cinema to Sydney on Friday. Part car-show, thanks to the Forza McLaren 720S, part Forza celebration with hands-on time with the upcoming game, and all round awesome time with a screening of Mad Mad Fury Road - this event will definitely please all the car aficionados in the Sydney area.
Gunfire Games Senior Designer Richard Vorodi and the entire development team have been working hard to bring Darsiders 3 to the world for a number of years now. After making its debut last generation, with a planned arc covering multiple releases, the closure of THQ put the series' future into question. Which means Darksider 3 has been a long time coming, and will be released in a climate where the original game is seen by many as a source of inspiration.
Set in the DOTA universe Valve's Artifact is quite unlike any strategy card game we've seen before. Even after spending several hours in Blizzard's Hearthstone, Bethesda's Elder Scrolls Legends, and CD Projekt RED's GWENT, this looks - well - confusing. In a new 20-minute gameplay preview courtesy of IGN we get to see an entire Artifact match playout.
From starting off simple with Magneto floating above an intersection using street signs to cause all kinds of chaos to then lifting a freight train and finally a plane - yeah, you've got to see this. It all looks amazing too and comes from well-known GTA V modder JulioNIB, who takes the Marvel villain and expertly integrates him into Grand Theft Auto V's Los Santos.
With Columbia, as depicted in Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and IO Interactive's Hitman 2, showcasing a different type of stealth environment. Instead of blending into the crowd, players will need to use the overgrown jungle and rainforest to their advantage. Something tells me this probably has something to do with drugs.
Which is what BioWare and EA are calling it when it's made available to players on February 1 as a pre-launch VIP demo - and not Beta. The demo will be available to all that pre-order Anthem, in addition to Origin Access and EA Access members. As for the new trailer we get an updated glimpse at the main hub world Fort Tarsis and some impressive real-time cinematics.
One that features an all-star cast including Anthony Mackie (Avengers, Altered Carbon), Haley Joel Osment (The Sixth Sense, Silicon Valley), Michael Rapaport (Atypical, White Famous), Aldis Hodge (Straight Outta Compton, Hidden Figures), and Rob Huebel (Transparent, Bob's Burgers). The Prelude is available now on PS4 and Xbox One.
With The Independent speaking to Sony chief executive Kenichiro Yoshida at the recent IFA technology show in Berlin, who stated that the PlayStation 4 is currently the best console available right now. Which means cross-play for a game like Fortnite shouldn't be an issue, because, you know PS4 is the best.
And I can't wait. Having finished the original game after several restarts during its time in Early Access and Xbox One Preview, and thoroughly loving every second of it, to know we'll be heading back to Planet 4546B under different circumstances and in an ice-themed location, with the potential for more unique and interesting biomes... well, the heart just flutters.
With limited prints available, signed by CD Projekt Red concept artist Bernard Kowalczuk, showcasing three themes - Doing Business, Street Life, and Trauma Team. Each piece naturally looks incredible, so if you're looking for a daily reminder of just how awesome Cyberpunk 2077 looks then it doesn't get much better than this.
Right. Even though it may still feel like 4K is the latest and greatest in display technology, no doubt thanks to the amazing clarity of LG's OLED line and Samsung's own QLED line-up, that's about to change. Well, sometime in the future. With both companies showcasing 80-inch plus 8K screens in Berlin recently, with LG noting that it plans to sell 5 million by 2022.