EVE Online Breaks Two GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ TITLES in One Day with Biggest Battle in Video Game History

Players worldwide set new records for largest multiplayer video game PvP battle and most concurrent participants in a multiplayer video game PvP battle

October 29, 2020 – Reykjavík, Iceland – CCP Games announced today that their players broke two GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS titles in EVE Online, the community-driven massively multiplayer online (MMO) game, with an enormous battle resulting from the game’s ongoing inter-player war. More than 8,000 players duked it out for territorial control in what has been called “Fury at FWST-8”, a 14-hour long clash between two of EVE Online’s largest player-run coalitions.

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Pandemic Legacy: Season 0 is Available Now

Players can experience the prequel to the iconic Pandemic Legacy series

ROSEVILLE, MN — October 23, 2020 – Today Z-Man Games and Asmodee launched Pandemic Legacy: Season 0, a spin-off version of Pandemic with an evolving story and campaign that rewards multiple playthroughs for the dedicated boardgamer. Pandemic Legacy: Season 0 is the third in the Pandemic Legacy trilogy, serving as a prequel to the prior two entries. Designed by series creators Matt Leacock and Rob Daviau, Pandemic Legacy: Season 0 takes place in 1962 during the Cold War and requires players to work together, rather than competitively, as a team of medical scientists who protect the world from a deadly Soviet bioweapon. Pandemic Legacy: Season 0 is available for purchase at a suggested retail price of 79.99 on Z-Man Games, Amazon, and other select retailers.

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Cybershoes Announced for Oculus Quest Headsets, SDK Now Available

Partners with Vertigo Games to Integrate VR Movement Accessory into Arizona Sunshine

VIENNA – October 15, 2020 – Cybershoes, the world’s first shoes for walking and running in VR, has today revealed a wireless version coming soon for Oculus Quest and Quest 2 headsets. Previously only available in wired models, this must-have VR accessory straps to the player’s feet and enables active gaming in virtual worlds. A Kickstarter campaign for wireless Cybershoes for Quest will open for pre-orders later this year, and a Software Development Kit (SDK) is now available for native integration of this technology into games.

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Rebuild New Eden at the Climax of the Year-Long Triglavian Invasion in EVE Online: Phoenix — Now Live

CCP introduces a new ability for Supercarriers, announces the return of fan-favorite in-game events, and reshapes the landscape of New Eden forever

October 14, 2020 – Reykjavík, Iceland – Today, CCP Games are excited to reveal Phoenix, the fourth and final Quadrant of 2020 coming to the deep and uniquely player-driven spacefaring MMO game EVE Online. As the Triglavian invasion comes to its year-long finale, EVE pilots will be faced with rebuilding New Eden and carving new pathways in the aftermath of star-spanning changes disrupting interstellar travel. Quadrant 4: Phoenix is now live and will see the release of free content updates to all players throughout the rest of the year.

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Risk of Rain 2 Now Available on Stadia at 20% Off

Survivors on Stadia can also untangle the limited-time exclusive stage, Sundered Grove

FRISCO, Texas – September 29, 2020Hopoo Games and Gearbox Publishing announced that Risk of Rain 2 is now available on the Stadia store. To celebrate the launch, Risk of Rain 2 will be available for a promotional price of $19.99 during its first week on Stadia, and then $24.99 starting October 7. Smooth as a Milky Chrysalis’s silk and sharp as a Soldier’s Syringe, Hopoo Games’ roguelike shooter can run up to 4K 60fps. With Stadia, players can experience its single-player and signature cooperative play across their favorite devices, including compatible mobile devices, tablets, computers, and TVs. Hopoo Games has also shared additional thoughts on the future of Risk of Rain 2 in the latest Dev Thoughts #18

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Hunters and Handlers Rejoice! Monster Hunter™ Returns to Puzzle & Dragons

Meowster, prepare for the ultimate expedition!

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – September 28, 2020 – Players and Palicoes get ready – another Monster Hunter collaboration has landed in the world of Puzzle & Dragons from now until October 11. For the fifth time, players can make their way through three limited-time collaboration dungeons with the help of some fearsome friends.

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The Blue Blur Has Arrived! Ninjala and Sonic The Hedgehog Collaboration Begins Today

Battle in true blue style as you don Sonic-themed costumes, new IPPON decorations, and transform into the big man himself with the Dr.Eggman Gum Utsusemi 

TOKYO, JAPAN — September 24, 2020 – It’s a Sonic BOOM! Everyone’s favorite blue hedgehog is speeding his way into bubblegum brawler Ninjala from now until October 21. During this limited-time collaboration, players can spin, dash, and bash their foes with a variety of Sonic The Hedgehog themed items including:

  • Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles avatar outfits
  • Sonic and Dr.Eggman IPPON decorations
  • Sonic and Dr.Eggman stickers
  • A Dr.Eggman Gum Utsusemi transformation