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CD Projekt Red on The Witcher 3 Switch port changes

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CD Projekt Red on The Witcher 3 Switch port changes

When rumours of [The Witcher 3 coming to the Nintendo Switch started making the rounds, many, myself included thought it was nigh impossible that it would turn out true. CD Projekt surprised all of us by confirming the news last week during E3.

The announcement came via a short trailer, which left many wondering exactly how such a massive game would make the transition to the Nintendo Switch hardware and what concessions would have to be made to ensure a framerate beyond single digits.

Speaking to VGC, UI coordinator Alvin Liu stated that despite the hardware trade-offs, the studio is "really happy with how Witcher 3 is playing on Switch."

When it came to bringing [The Witcher 3 to the Switch, CD Projekt Red passed development duties to Saber Interactive as the two studios worked together "in close cooperation".

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Cyberpunk 2077 private E3 demo will go public during PAX West

Cyberpunk 2077 private E3 demo will go public during PAX West

At this year's E3, CD Projekt Red showed a behind closed doors demo featuring new gameplay for Cyberpunk 2077.

Fans at the show and those watching from home were treated to an impressive new trailer but weren't lucky enough to see the new gameplay.

Thankfully, we won't have to wait too long as a recent string of tweets confirmed that the E3 demo would be made public during PAX West, which takes place from August 29 to September 2.

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Fallout 76's LTE battle royale could be here to stay

Fallout 76's LTE battle royale could be here to stay

What was meant to be a free trial period now looks to be an ongoing feature, as Bethesda confirmed today that the battle royale mode Nuclear Winter will continue indefinitely.

"With all the excitement and popularity, we wanted to let you know that the pre-beta sneak peek of Nuclear Winter will remain on and continue to receive updates," said Bethesda on its official blog.

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Report: New Nintendo Switch models in production

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Report: New Nintendo Switch models in production

Rumours of a new updated Nintendo Switch have been making the rounds for several months now, and it looks like we'll see them this year.

According to a new report via The Wall Street Journal, Nintendo has moved manufacturing from China to Southeast Asia in an effort to avoid proposed United States trade tariffs on tech made in China. If the tariffs do go through,m companies could see themselves forking out a whopping 25 percent tax on any electronics made in China.

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Destroy All Humans remake set to invade next year

Destroy All Humans remake set to invade next year

If you're feeling the need to subjugate the human race, THQ Nordic has some great news for you – a remake of Destroy All Humans is on the way.

Announced just before E3 with a catchy trailer set to Rammstein's 'Ich Will,' the cult classic remake will be coming to consoles and PC next year.

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Making the second FFVII game will be "more efficient"

Making the second FFVII game will be "more efficient"

Final Fantasy VII Remake may have taken five years from its announcement to release, but Square Enix is saying that won't be the case for subsequent games in the series.

In a series of tweets, producer Yoshinori Kitase noted that "due to the work already done on the first game we anticipate development of the second game to be more efficient."

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New Stranger Things mobile game a location-based RPG

New Stranger Things mobile game a location-based RPG

A new location-based mobile game is in the works, this time set in the world of Netflix's Stranger Things.

Details emerged today during the streaming company's E3 panel, where gameplay would see players "explore The Upside Down hidden around you and work together with other players to overcome its emerging evils."

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Torchlight II coming to consoles this September

Torchlight II coming to consoles this September

With all of the massive news at E3 this year, it's easy to miss the smaller announcements.

Nestled amongst all of the big news, we today learned that the Switch magicians, Panic Button and publishers Perfect World Entertainment have announced that Torchlight II is making the leap to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch this September.

Torchlight II originally released on PC in 2012 to critical acclaim and holds an impressive 88 on review aggregate site, Metacritic. Developed by Runic Games on PC, Torchlight II sees players making their way through randomly-generated dungeons as one of four character classes. During their journey, players will come up against increasingly challenging foes, all the while bagging a tonne of new loot, weapons and gear.

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A sequel to Breath of the Wild is in the works

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A sequel to Breath of the Wild is in the works

A sequel to the hugely successful The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is in the works.

Nintendo made the announcement this morning as part of its E3 Direct.

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Friday 21 June

Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Review
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Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Review
Crash and his kart-racing pals are back and better than ever!
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Thursday 20 June

CD Projekt Red on The Witcher 3 Switch port changes
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CD Projekt Red on The Witcher 3 Switch port changes
Perfect for first time players.
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Tuesday 18 June

Cyberpunk 2077 private E3 demo will go public during PAX West
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Cyberpunk 2077 private E3 demo will go public during PAX West
CDPR wants you hungry for more
Fallout 76's LTE battle royale could be here to stay
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Fallout 76's LTE battle royale could be here to stay
No end in sight for the Nuclear Winter

Monday 17 June

Report: New Nintendo Switch models in production
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Report: New Nintendo Switch models in production
Nintendo sticks to what it does best.
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Destroy All Humans remake set to invade next year
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Destroy All Humans remake set to invade next year
Just in time for the US Elections.

Friday 14 June

Making the second FFVII game will be "more efficient"
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Making the second FFVII game will be "more efficient"
Although they still don't know what will go in it.

Thursday 13 June

New Stranger Things mobile game a location-based RPG
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New Stranger Things mobile game a location-based RPG
Explore the Upside Down
Torchlight II coming to consoles this September
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Torchlight II coming to consoles this September
Diablo is about to get some more competition.

Wednesday 12 June

Nintendo Direct E3 Highlights
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Nintendo Direct E3 Highlights
BOTW Sequel, The Witcher 3, No More Heroes 3 and more.
A sequel to Breath of the Wild is in the works
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A sequel to Breath of the Wild is in the works
Don't expect a 2020 release though.
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Tuesday 11 June

Square Enix E3 Showcase Highlights
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Square Enix E3 Showcase Highlights
Final Fantasy VII Remake, Marvel's Avengers and not much more.
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Ubisoft E3 Showcase Highlights
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Ubisoft E3 Showcase Highlights
Dogs, Details, and Developers.

Monday 10 June

Bethesda E3 2019 Showcase Highlights
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Bethesda E3 2019 Showcase Highlights
Deathloop, Wolfenstein, Doom and more. Still no Starfield.
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Microsoft E3 2019 Highlights
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Microsoft E3 2019 Highlights
Halo, Gears, Project Scarlett and more.
Watch the Xbox E3 briefing live right here
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Watch the Xbox E3 briefing live right here
Big announcements inbound

Friday 7 June

Larian studios announces Baldur's Gate 3
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Larian studios announces Baldur's Gate 3
Take heart fellow adventurers, for you have curried the favor of Boo
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New Destiny expansion detailed, core game goes F2P
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New Destiny expansion detailed, core game goes F2P
Cross-save also confirmed.

Thursday 6 June

Everything from today's Pokemon Direct
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Everything from today's Pokemon Direct
Legendaries, Raids, Giant Pokemon and more

Wednesday 5 June

Xbox body wash is coming to help you smell the part
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Xbox body wash is coming to help you smell the part
Mmmm nothing like the smell of achievements in the morning
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It looks like Destiny 2's next expansion just leaked
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It looks like Destiny 2's next expansion just leaked
"That expansion came from the moon..."

Tuesday 4 June

The Russo brothers are bringing Magic The Gathering to Netflix
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The Russo brothers are bringing Magic The Gathering to Netflix
At the end of turn, proliferate all bank accounts

Friday 31 May

Wednesday 29 May

Sea of Solitude set to release this July
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Sea of Solitude set to release this July
Ride the waves of loneliness
Konami confirms Contra: Anniversary Collection lineup
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Konami confirms Contra: Anniversary Collection lineup
Retro shoot-em-ups galore.
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Blood & Truth PSVR Review
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Blood & Truth PSVR Review
Can SIE London provide the ultimate VR getaway?
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Tuesday 28 May

No new PSVR for the PlayStation 5 launch
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No new PSVR for the PlayStation 5 launch
Will only need to sell one kidney initially
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Report: Altered Carbon showrunner scripting KoTOR film
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Report: Altered Carbon showrunner scripting KoTOR film
First part of a potential trilogy...
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