Xbox Series X and S Being Sold at a Loss

Microsoft’s gaming subsidiary Xbox revealed on Twitter on Wednesday that they would be releasing an all-digital model for its new generation console line-up, the Xbox Series S. Along with this, Xbox also revealed the price and release dates for the Series S and Series X consoles.

Super Mario’s 35th Anniversary

Gaming company Nintendo is celebrating 35 years since the release of the original Super Mario Bros. game for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). To help celebrate, Nintendo announced on their YouTube channel the various new games and re-releases for the Nintendo Switch, as well as a remake of the original Game & Watch handheld console.

‘The Last of Us Part II’ Petitioned for Story Change

Developers Naughty Dog has released the long-awaited squeal to their popular game, The Last of Us, but it hasn’t been met with great reviews. The Last of Us: Part II (TLOU2) has had a very mixed response upon its release with the main focus being its storyline. While the critic scores promise a good thing for the game (94% on Metacritic, 10/10 on IGN), the audience scores suggest otherwise, showing a 2.4/5 on Google.

Crash Bandicoot 4 Unveiled

Coming off the success of Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy, gaming publisher Activision announced a new instalment for the series, Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time. Developed by Toys For Bob (Spyro: Reignited Trilogy), Crash 4 is scheduled to release on October 2, 2020, for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

PlayStation 5 First Look

Sony has finally given a sneak peek at their new PlayStation 5 (PS5) including the specs and upcoming games, due for release later this year. On Friday at 6 am, PlayStation’s official YouTube channel went live with a prerecorded stream. The stream was originally set for Thursday last week but was postponed to make room for the BlackLivesMatter protests.