Gamescom 2020 Will Happen, But It Could Be Digital

E3 2020 has already been canceled, but Gamescom 2020 may still survive. The event’s organizers are still planning to hold it this August, though it could be a digital-only event in order to avoid exposing attendees to coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. In a joint statement to Gamesindustry.biz, German industry association game and Gamescom venue Koelnmesse said […]

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Arrive On Time–Digitally, At Least

Update (3/27): Square Enix has provided another update on Final Fantasy VII Remake’s physical release. Essentially, Square can’t guarantee that physical copies will make it in time for FFVII Remake’s April 10 launch as “many countries are limiting entry or closing their national and state borders and restricting the distribution and delivery of non-essential items.” […]

The PS4 Will Have A Friend Indeed When My Friend Pedro Hits The Platform Next Week

Devolver Digital has announced that quirky shoot-em-up My Friend Pedro will be coming to the PS4 on April 2, 2020. Originally released last year on PC, Xbox One, and Switch, this belated Sony edition will include the extra “Code Yellow” DLC that the previous versions got. That added heavily requested HUD features for speedrunners. For […]

Will this crisis help set autonomous AI on the right course?

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerates an automated future that’s already on its way. It serves as a wake-up call to all AI, robotics, and driverless car startups: stop building eye-dazzling demos and talking about the future possibility of general-use AI. Instead, focus on deploying real-world solutions that can run 24 hours a day with minimum human […]

Will GameStop Survive The Coronavirus?

Currently, the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, is taking the world by storm and has been driving out businesses and damaging economies as federal and local governments’ attempt to mitigate the to mitigate its effects. It’s a bad situation, and while the gaming industry has been impacted in numerous ways (particularly, regarding the routine significant conferences), there […]