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PC users for Public test realm will receive a new update for Diablo III and its big, bringing with it a bunch of balance changes. A number of abilities have been strengthened in the 2.6.1 patch, buffing their corresponding classes. The latest patch will fix some class skills to make it more balance for the game.
Diablo III Update 2.6.1 PTR Patch Notes
Many Legendary and Set items have had their drop chance increased
Bracers of Destruction
Seismic Slam deals 300–400% 400-500% increased damage to the first 5 enemies it hits.
Bracers of the First Men
Hammer of the Ancients attacks 50% faster and deals 150–200%300-400% increased damage.
Fury of the Vanished Peak
No longer rolls Legendary-strength bonus to Seismic Slam damage as an inherent affix. Can still roll 10-15% as a random affix.
Reduces the Fury cost of Seismic Slam by 40-50% and increases its damage by 400-500%.
Note: Existing versions of this item will also be changed to...
Street Fighter V DLC costumes has been announced by Capcom, consists of four new outfits that will release later this month to coincide with the series' 30th anniversary. Beginning August 29, Street Fighter V players will be able to purchase fancy new threads for M. Bison, Guile, Ibuki, and Karin. Like previous DLC costumes, each one retails for $4 apiece.
Capcom has been offering a regular stream of DLC costumes for Street Fighter V since its release. Last month, Capcom released a trio of retro costumes that were inspired by older Street Fighter titles. The publisher also introduced three sports outfits, as well as a premium Champion's Choice costume for Guile.
Street Fighter V's newest DLC character, Abigail, also released last month. The beefy bruiser originally appeared in Capcom's Final Fight series and is the tallest Street Fighter character to date. Abigail can be purchased individually for $6 or as part of the game's $30 Season 2 Character Pass, which also includes...
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End update will be launched on August 22 which adds a new character from the Lost Legacy of Uncharted, Asav, along with skins for Chloe and Nadine based on their appearances in the upcoming standalone game. Asav, the new character, is the antagonist of The Lost Legacy. He's playable in Uncharted 4's Survival and Multiplayer modes, and he has uniquely menacing VO.
It's a spin on on the Survival mode that introduces "over 100 new waves" with never-before-seen enemy types, Siege zones, and other wave modifiers. People who successfully clear the waves will get items like the Savage Starlight Skeleton skin.
As announced previously, The Lost Legacy includes Uncharted 4's multiplayer mode, and Lost Legacy players will be grouped with owners of the main game.
source via Uncharted 4 Website
The Divisions next big patch is coming, Update 1.7 has been announced by Ubisoft which will overhaul the existing system and shall introduce a new type of activity. Most significant are Global Events, which are limited-time events with special gameplay modifiers that pay out exclusive rewards. Update 1.7 overhauls Feats and renames them as Commendations. These will now be tied into an integrated achievement system that gives players new tasks.
New gear is also of course on the way, including reworked versions of existing gear sets called Classified gear sets. These offer better primary stat rolls, new recalibration options, and new five and six piece set bonuses. There will also be new face masks to help customize your look.
Finally, there are encrypted caches, which hold a type of loot box with random customization items and emotes. These are opened with keys that can be found through regular gameplay or by purchasing them with real-world money. Update 1.7 launches for free...
Developer Hello Games is still gonna support the No Man's Sky Game that has been out about over a year, A new update and its huge is coming named Atlas Rises, PlayStation 4 and PC release are out already, adding some new join exploration and graphical overhaul plus 30 hours of new story content. Multiplayer was a much-requested feature after No Man's Sky launched in 2016, and finally you can play with other humans sort of.
No Man's Sky Update 1.3 Patch Notes
Increased variety in weather, planet, and structure names
More base building parts have unique names
Prevented trees spawning on sheer cliffs
Improved object placement on slopes
Improved grass placement and density
Changed the default starting ship model
Regenerated galaxy to remove differences between survival, normal, and creative game modes
Improved building distribution
Increased distribution of heridium deposits
Improved generation of beaches along shorelines
Repositioned player bases to accommodate generation...
Rainbow Six Siege next major update is just a few weeks away. The release date and contents of the game's big update has been announced by Ubisoft, though we don't yet know many of the specifics. Operation Blood Orchid, as the next update is called, launches on August 29 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. It adds a new map and three Operators--one more than these expansions typically include.
All three Operators will be available to season pass owners on August 29; everyone else will be able to purchase them with in-game currency beginning on September 5. The map unlocks for free to all players on August 29.
The map and characters will be fully revealed during a livestream at the Rainbow Six Pro League Finals. The stream is scheduled for August 26 at 10:15 AM PT / 1:15 PM ET / 6:15 PM BST on Twitch. The Finals themselves will be broadcast over that weekend, August 25-26, as part of Gamescom.
source via Ubisoft
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe new patch has arrived, but it doesn't add any features or functionality to the Nintendo Switch racing game. Update 1.21 has been released today fixes a problem that could make it take longer to get back to the lobby in some situations.
This is the third patch for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe since its release in April. The most recent one before this tweaked the online mode to give players who fell behind items that help them catch up more frequently. An update in May, meanwhile, removed one of Inkling Girl's gestures that was deemed offensive.
source via Nintendo Everything
Today, the developer announced that the update is now also available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Among the myriad changes Playtonic made to the game is a new optional camera system, which gives players much greater control over how it's positioned.
In addition to the new camera system, the update also makes improvements to the game's flying and first-person aiming controls, gives players the ability to skip cutscenes and dialogue, introduces an option for shorter "gibberish" voice acting, and much more. Playtonic outlined the full list of changes it made to the game on its website, but some of the more notable ones include:
Pagies have added signposts to Hivory Towers to help guide players to new worlds
Design tweaks to all arcade games
Improved speed when scrolling through Totals Menu
New moves section added to pause menu, with image guide
Restart option added in the pause menu during arcade games and Kartos challenges
"Sonar-able" objects now have clearer visual identity...
For Honor swordfighting game has not finished its support yet. The publisher today announced that the biggest-ever third season, called "Grudge & Glory," will arrive on August 15 for all platforms. It adds new content in the form of new heroes and maps, along with features like a 1v1 mode and other updates to the gameplay experience.
All of the maps and updates are free when the update hits. The new heroes, Highlander and Gladiator, will be available on August 15 for people who own the Season Pass. Everyone else can buy them with 15,000 Steel credits a week later, on August 22.
You can see official descriptions for Highlander and Gladiator below, written by Ubisoft:
Highlander (Viking Hybrid) – Highlanders are patient heroes capable of switching between two different fighting forms. Their defensive form allows forcounter-attacking and trading blows, while their offensive form empowers them to unleash their deadliest attacks at the expense of being able to block. Wielding the...
Dynasty Warriors 9 has been confirmed on which platform to play on the upcoming open world announced by Koei Tecmo. We had previously known that it will launch on PlayStation 4, but today the studio revealed that the game will also see a release on Xbox One and PC via Steam. Dynasty Warriors 9 is the latest mainline installment in the long-running action series. While it still retains the large-scale battles and hack-and-slash combat the series is known for, the game diverges from past installments in some dramatic ways, most notably in its level design.
In addition to its open world, Dynasty Warriors 9 introduces new gameplay and combat mechanics to the series. A new combo system allows players to chain together attacks that adapt to the enemy's state before devastating them with a decisive Finish Attack. The game also boasts a context-sensitive Interactive Action system that lets players interact with the world around them.
source via Koei
Beginning of this month will be the start of Call of Duty: WWII multiplayer beta, Special bonus for everyone that may able to participate announced by Activision. Take part in the beta and you'll get the MP Private Beta Combat Pack, which includes a helmet, calling card, and emblem that you can use to show off that you played the beta. The extra items will be available when Call of Duty: WWII launches on November 3, Activision clarified on Twitter.
The Call of Duty: World War II beta starts August 25 on PS4 for people who pre-order the military shooter and runs until August 28. The Call of Duty websiteshows that a second wave of the beta will be available on PS4 and Xbox OneSeptember 1-4. In addition to beta access, everyone who pre-orders Call of Duty: World War II gets a wicked cool-looking weapon camo for Zombies mode.
source via COD Twitter
Final Fantasy XV upcoming Comrades DLC closed beta starts tomorrow, August 3, but players can begin preparing for it by installing it now. The beta will be available for download from Xbox Stores and Playstion but only for Xbox Live Gold and PS Plus subscribers.
The Comrades expansion is a cooperative multiplayer mode for the previously single-player RPG. Players will be able to create and customize their own avatar and take on quests with up to three other players.
The full version will offer a wide variety of new weapons, attack patterns, sigils, quests, and more, but only a small sampling will be available to try in the closed beta. The closed beta is scheduled to run until August 8. Only players who've purchased Final Fantasy XV's $25 Season Pass and have either a PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold subscriptions will be able to participate in it.
source via FFXV
Guild Wars 2 second expansion has been announced. The expansion launches on September 22 named Path of Fire. Also coming to Guild Wars 2 in the Path of Fire expansion are mounts, which will allow players to move through the world faster. Path of Fire takes players back to the Crystal Desert region from the first Guild Wars, along with another area called Elon, from Guild Wars: Nightfall.
The Path of Fire standalone expansion will cost $30, though you can also get it in a $50 bundle that includes the previous expansion, Heart of Thorns, too. All purchases come with an instant-boost that raises one character's level to 80 and this also includes an allotment of gear and gold.
ArenaNet also announced the bonuses players get for pre-purchasing. These include the following:
The Spearmarshal's Gift - A special gift from an anonymous friend in Elona. Players will use this to choose one weapon skin from the Sunspear Weapon Set.
"Elonia Envoy" title - Whether a new arrival to Elona or...
The Xbox One and PC Gears of War 4 update launches today with a lot of content, The August update introduces new events, maps and many more. Starting with the maps, the first of these is Forge Blitz. An updated version of Forge, this map is set in a factory that's been damaged by the elements. Microsoft said that the newer version will be more faster, tactical and lastly more intense.
The Gears of War 4 August update also offers an increase to the bonus you get for your first win of the day. In August, you'll get 500 credits for your first win, up from 100. Additionally, there will be new Versus and Horde events in August. On August 18, Gears of War 4 will add a new Horde variant, while the One Shot One Kill mode on Canals will go live on August 25.
source via Xbox News
PS4 game's Dark souls esque action game Nioh has been launched for around six months, but if you've been wanting a reason to return to it, there's some good news today. Nioh's Defiant Honor DLC pack is available now and adds new enemies, weapons, and more. The major additions in Defiant Honor. Chief among them is Sanada Yukimura, a new samurai that you can fight.
Defiant Honor costs $10 / £10 on the PlayStation Store, but it's free if you own the season pass. This is the second DLC pack for the game; the first, Dragon of the North, launched back in May. There's a third pack in the works, called Bloodshed's End, but Team Ninja hasn't said anything about it yet.
source via PSN Blog
The new DLC has been revealed by 2K and Firaxis which will introduce Nubia, Led by the queen Amanitore, Nubia features the unique Ta-Seti ability. This offer bonus production when creating ranged units, and those units gain experience more quickly in combat. Amanitore's unique ability is Kandake of Meroe, providing bonus production when constructing districts, which themselves are improved if a Nubian Pyramid.
A release date for Nubia was not announced; we only know it's coming "soon" along with a Gifts of the Nile scenario, where you play as Nubia or Egypt and attempt to the control the Nile River. If you own the Digital Deluxe edition of Civ VI, you'll automatically receive the Nubia DLC for free. A price also was not announced, but other civ/scenario packs sell for $5.
source via Civilization
The Original Crash Bandicoot super hard level that was cut before finally set to make it into players hands today. Everyone will finally have the opportunity to die countless times on the level, Stormy Ascent, as Vicarious Visions has announced a DLC pack that adds it to Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy.
This was announced today to coincide with a panel at San Diego Comic-Con, where team members from Vicarious Visions (developer of N. Sane Trilogy) and Naughty Dog (creator of the Crash series) are sharing stories about developing Crash. Stormy Ascent is a level that shipped on the original Crash Bandicoot PS1 disc but was not accessible without the use of a GameShark or--later on--an emulator.
Stormy Ascent is available now on the PlayStation Store. It will be free during its first month of availability, and after that, players will be able to purchase it for $3.
source via PSN
The latest update details for Pokemon Go has been announced by Developer Niantic. While not a major one on par with the recent update that introduced Raids, it does make some improvements. The update is rolling out now and brings the Android version to version 0.69.0 and iOS to 1.39.0. The Pokemon Collection screen's search functionality has been improved, while Pokemon info screens will now house an icon that shows how it was caught.
Pokemon Go Update 1.39.0 (iOS) / 0.69.0 (Android) Patch Notes
Added icons to the Pokemon information screen to indicate how the Pokemon was caught.
Added the ability for Trainers to spin the Photo Disc at a Gym after completing a Raid Battle.
Added the ability for Trainers to send Berries to their Pokemon defending Gyms through the Pokemon info screen when they are not nearby. Motivation regained will be less effective through this method.
Added the ability for Trainers to give Berries to Pokemon defending Gyms if their motivation meter is full....
A new update for Doom has introduced a very welcome sounding improvement, Most notably, Bethesda and id Software are doing away with Doom's $40 season pass and unlocking its multiplayer DLC for all players. That means that everyone who owns the game--or anyone who now picks it up will get their hands on nine additional maps, three guns, three demons, and new armor and equipment options for free.
Doom Update 6.66 Patch Notes
Fixed an issue where textures appeared to glow on the player's character.
Fixed an issue in Multiplayer where players would respawn frozen at the beginning of a Freeze Tag round.
Fixed an issue in Multiplayer where parts of the player model appeared transparent in some circumstances.
Fixed an issue where players would disconnect from a match under certain conditions.
Fixed an issue in Infernal Run where picking up the ball when out of ammo would cause problems with passing or receiving the ball.
Fixed an issue with the Multiplayer Challenge "Aimbot...
The new DLC for Titanfall 2 has been revealed, Its coming July 25 next week, and its biggest addition is Frontier Defense, and the mode and two new maps will be free to all players. There are five waves of increasingly strong enemies to defeat, and killing them gets you money that you can spend on tools and items. Frontier Defense has five difficulty levels to choose from, and a new Titan progression system that unlocks upgrades for your Titan.
In a blog post today, developer Respawn announced that Frontier Defense is on the way and will support five maps at launch. It's a four-player co-op mode that's much like other horde modes, although this one will, of course, feature Titans. It's very similar to the Frontier Defense mode that was added to the first Titanfall in a post-launch update.
source via Respawn
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