Weekly News Roundup – Week of August 10th

Weekly News Roundup – Week of August 10th

Welcome to the Weekly News Roundup, where you can find all of the latest news, reviews and highlights in one easy place! To say last week was wild would be an understatement, but luckily that’s the way we like it! So pull an ice-cold drink out of the fridge, get comfy and lets roundup the week!

Weekly Content

The Indie Highlight of the week goes to the absolutely awesome game, Unfortunate Spaceman! It is a co-op/multiplayer features horrible shape shifting alien abominations, one of which is in your squad! Seriously, trying to describe this game in a sentence is impossible – just check out the highlight, you’re going to LOVE it!

This week’s Game Recommendation is Death Mark! This visual novel game features spooky ghosts, great art and a mysterious story all combine to create a good-to-great horror game! Learn more about this interesting game here!

The Highlight of the Week is some fantastic news about Final Fantasy XIV! The MMORPG is expanding its free-trial period from level 1-30 to level 1-60, allowing you to experience more of the game than before! There’s also way more information about the most recent update, learn more about it here!

Sweet, Precious News!

Sometimes, guys fall, other times we fall on guys, but this time; Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout scores some big numbers! Since its launch on August 4th 2020, the game has accumulated over 2 MILLION sales on PC alone. Yea, this game is huge, come check out all the buzz about the game and why these numbers are so important.

Meruem from Hunter X Hunter is the next character joining the roster of Jump Force! He will be armed with an overwhelming physical prowess & horrifying potent Nen abilities. Learn more about your next favorite character or opponent here!

Little Witch Academia: VR Broom Racing will be sweeping onto the Oculus Quest in 2021! Based on the popular anime show, you will be partnering up with beloved characters as you learn how to ride a broom! Learn more about this upcoming VR experience here!

While it may not be a new Splinter Cell game, legendary icon Sam Fisher will be joining Rainbow Six Siege under the new code-name of Specialist Zero. With more information coming soon, come check out the initial reveal here!

Next Generation Updates!

If you somehow haven’t heard the news by now, Halo Infinite has been delayed from Holiday 2020 to sometime in 2021. This is very good news as it gives 343 Industries more time to prefect the upcoming game, even if we sadly won’t be able to play the game this year. Our article covers all the information you need to know about this delay, so read up Spartan!

Despite Halo Infinite’s delay, the Xbox Series X has been officially announced to still be releasing in November 2020. While we have no launch date or price quite yet, there will be thousands of games to play at launch! Read up on all the current information we have about the upcoming launch!

Cyberpunk 2077 may be no stranger to delays; and luckily it looks to still be on track to release in November as CD Projekt Red has released a few new trailers and behind the scenes content! One trailer covers the character backstory choices, a sneak peak at the epic gun armoury, and a 30+ minute behind the scenes look at development on the game. There’s a ton to look at here, lets check it out!

Pixel Guys: Ultimate News

Lots of news, lots of updates, all in one plays as always! We hope you enjoyed that ice-cold beverage as you caught up on the Weekly News Roundup ! Get ready for a new week chock full of news and updates on your favourite games!

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Listen to my personal project, The Noble Core Podcast on Spotify and Apple. Our weekly Podcast primarily focuses on Halo news and content – and of course DOOM as well!. Follow us on Twitter @TheNobleCore, you can also find me @TheNobleGrunt and my co-host @JonTheChief117 as well. Join us as we get absolutely hyped about Halo Infinite, despite the delay!