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Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen Confirmed For PC, Launching This January

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A few years ago Capcom surprised pretty much all fans of action role playing games with Dragon’s Dogma. The game later received an updated version called Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen which included new features, new locations, new enemies and a variety of tweaks which expand and improve the experience considerably.

With the game heavily inspired by Western role playing games, many expected Capcom to port Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen on PC. It took the company some time, but their action role playing game is finally coming to PC early next year.

In a new press release sent to us a few minutes ago, the Japanese publisher has confirmed that Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen will be released on PC on January 15th. The game will not be released digitally but also at retail with both versions of the game costing EUR 29.99 / GBP 24.99 / $29.99.

The PC version of Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen will come with high resolution graphics with increased fidelity as well as full Steam platform support, Xbox 360 and Xbox One controllers support and a traditional keyboard and mouse control scheme. For the rest, Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen will include the same content of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions such as all the Dragon’s Dogma content plus the Bitterblack Isle area, new challenging enemies and quests and additional high level weapons and armor sets. If you love role playing games, Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen is a game you definitely need to play.

Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen is now available on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in all regions. The game will be released on PC on January 15th 2016 in all regions. More on the PC version of Dragon’s Dogma Dark Arisen will surely come in the next few weeks so stay tuned for all the latest news on Capcom’s nice action role playing game.

 

As a long time gamer, Francesco has survived more zombie invasions, meteor strikes, magic spells than he can count. He still keeps fighting today to bring hope into countless gaming worlds. Or destruction, depending on his mood. Writing about video games was only the natural step for such a dangerous life.

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Star Wars Outlaws has Ubisoft’s biggest marketing budget ever, and the company expects it to have a strong launch

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Ubisoft is putting everything they have into Star Wars Outlaws, which comes out next month on August 30th for PS5. The fact that the name includes “Star Wars” shouldn’t come as a surprise when you learn that the company is putting a lot of money into marketing the project and thinks it will do very well.

The CEO of Ubisoft, Yves Guillemot, made the bold claim during the company’s recent earnings call Q&A (thanks, MP1st), though some investors thought it was even more daring than they thought. Based on Ubisoft’s guidance, Nick Dempsey of Barclays came up with a rough estimate of five million units sold and asked if the company was being too cautious. This is what Guillemot said:

“What we expect is for Star Wars Outlaws to have a strong launch.” One reason is that it’s one of the most anticipated games of the year, which shows how positively the community feels about it. Another is that we’re launching the biggest marketing campaign Ubisoft has ever done for a game.

We’d like to know how much Ubisoft spent to market this and what the company expects to get back from it. We had some small worries when we played the game in person at Summer Game Fest, but we’ll keep an eye on things before and after launch.

Are you excited about how soon Star Wars Outlaws will be out? Do you think the game’s supposedly huge marketing budget has an impact on your life? Leave a comment below and let us know.

 

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Amazon’s great Fallout TV show is nominated for 16 Emmys

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Critics and fans alike went crazy for Amazon’s take on the famous role-playing game series Fallout. There were a lot of nominations for 16 Emmy awards, including Best Actor and Outstanding Drama Series. The show was able to reach audiences outside of gamers and got a lot of attention from the industry.

Eurogamer has been keeping track, and now that all the votes are in, Fallout is tied for fifth place with 23 nominations for the 76th Emmy Awards, which are put on by the US Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. With 25, The Bear has the most nominations, followed by True Detective: Night Country with 23, and Shogun with 19.

It shouldn’t be a surprise that Walton Goggins is up for Best Actor for his performance as The Ghoul. Although games will always be our first choice, it’s great that adaptations of games don’t have to be awful, and we can’t wait for the next season of the shows.

Are you surprised by how well Amazon’s version of Fallout has done in the mainstream? Is the curse of movies based on video games finally over? Leave a comment below and let us know.

 

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Sets Dates for the Next Multiplayer Beta

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 is getting closer and closer, and Activision has announced when players will be able to get their hands on the next game. This means that there will be several chances to try it out before it comes out. If you paid a lot, you might be able to play for more than a week at the end of August and beginning of September.

Call of Duty Early Access will run from Friday, August 30th, to Wednesday, September 4th, as announced on its blog. This is two days after the Call of Duty Next showcase, which is set for August 28th. To play, you must have already bought Black Ops 6.

The open beta is the following weekend, and anyone who wants to can join. The fun will start on Friday, September 6th, and end on Monday, September 9th. The full release is set for October 25th of next month on PS5 and PS4.

How excited are you for the next Call of Duty game? Are you going to play Black Ops 6 in either the Early Access or Open Beta versions? Leave a comment below and let us know.

 

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