WitcherCon Arrives This July, Full Schedule Promises Exciting Announcements
"WitcherCon, a digital event made in collaboration with Netflix and video game developer CD Projekt Red, will take place on July 9th. This event will host several panels dedicated to the Witcher video games, the Netflix series, comic books, board games, and more expanded content in this fantasy universe. Don't miss out on a potential first look at season 2 of Netflix's The Witcher, as well as updates on the video games and more."
PlayStation Acquires Returnal Developer Housemarque
"Returnal, this year's roguelike shooter from developer Housemarque, proved to be a critical smash hit for Sony as a PlayStation 5 exclusive. The game is currently rated as one of the best of the year, and will likely stay that way. PlayStation has now revealed that they've acquired Housemarque, bringing them into the ever-expanding PlayStation Studios family of first-party exclusive developers and teams. Housemarque will join the likes of Naughty Dog, Insomniac Games, Sucker Punch Productions, and more."
BioWare Wants Mass Effect to Become a TV Series, Not a Movie
"Mass Effect remains one of the most beloved RPG franchises in all of gaming. The original trilogy followed the adventures of Commander Shepard and his squad of diverse space explorers. It was a remarkable achievement in storytelling, and one that developer BioWare thinks would definitely work better as a television series rather than a movie. Whether or not Mass Effect does become a TV series remains to be seen, but it does seem like BioWare is interested - and maybe with Henry Cavill in mind."
Is Dead Space Making a Comeback?
"Electronic Arts' acclaimed horror franchise Dead Space went dark after the release of the third game, but that might all change soon as new reports suggest that developer EA Motive is preparing to revive the Dead Space series as a 'reimagining' of sorts. The big announcement will supposedly take place at EA Play on July 22nd, so we don't have to wait long to find out if this is true."