News | Blizzard gives more details new Overwatch 2 character

Blizzard has shared more details about Junker Queen, a new character coming to Overwatch 2.

The frontline tank Junker Queen can deal a lot of damage at close range with her axe and shotgun. Her axe which is called Jagged Blade, can also be thrown. She also has a Carnage move and Rampage as ultimate, which inflicts injuries on enemies. Those wounds do damage over time and also give Junker Queen health through her passive move Adrenaline Rush.

Junker Queen will be playable in the upcoming Overwatch 2 beta. The beta begins on June 28 on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X and S, Xbox One, and PC via Battle.net. Here players can already try out all kinds of content, including the 5v5 matches.

Overwatch 2 will be released as a free-to-play game on October 4. The Early Access version will be out that day on Xbox Series X and S, Xbox One, PC, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch.


News | Gameplay footage of Evil West released

A ten minute gameplay video of Evil West has been released.

The images were published via IGN and show, among other things, battles with enemies and a boss.

In Evil West, players are one of the last agents in a vampire hunting institute and must protect the American Frontier. The gameplay consists of ‘stylish’ firefights and expanding your arsenal with weapons and perks. The game’s campaign is also playable in co-op.

Evil West is out September 20 on Steam, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X and S, and Xbox One.


News | Metal: Hellsinger will release September 15th

The release date of Metal: Hellsinger has been announced: the game will be released on September 15th. A free demo is now available.

Publisher Funcom and developer The Outsiders announced this tonight during the Summer Game Fest Kick Off Live show. The game was already postponed to this year last year.

Metal: Hellsinger offers classic first person shooter gameplay with a unique aspect: shooting demons to the beat of the metal music can earn more points. The game features exclusive vocals from several metal singers, including Matt Heafy of Trivium, Björn Strid of Soilwork, Alissa White-Gluz of Arch Enemy, Serj Tankian of System of a Down and Mikael Stanne of Dark Tranquility.

The story of The Outsiders is explained in the game by Troy Baker, known for games such as The Last of Us and God of War. Players control The Unknown, a hybrid between a human and a demon who fights his way through hell with a variety of weapons. The game’s director is David Goldfarb, known for games such as Battlefield: Bad Company 2 and Payday 2.

Metal: Hellsinger releases on Steam, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X and S on September 15. A demo is available now on all these systems.


News | Singer System of a Down makes song for Metal: Hellsinger

Serj Tankian, the lead singer of metal band System of a Down, has created a song for the upcoming game Metal: Hellsinger.

The song is called No Tomorrow and contains the very recognizable vocals of the frontman. The instruments also resemble a System of a Down song, although other band members did not help.

Metal: Hellsinger offers classic first person shooter gameplay with a unique aspect: shooting demons to the beat of the metal music can earn more points.

Other people who have lent their singing voices to the game include Trivium’s Matt Heafy, Soilwork’s Björn Strid, Arch Enemy’s Alissa White-Gluz, and Dark Tranquility’s Mikael Stanne.

Metal: Hellsinger is set to release sometime later this year on PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X and S.


News | Call of Duty: Mobile arrives on October 1

Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Mobile launches for iOS and Android on October 1.

Earlier this year was announced that the shooter for iOS and Android would come to the West, but now a release date has actually been announced.

The free-to-play game contains characters, weapons, maps and modes from various Call of Duty games, including the Black Ops and Modern Warfare series. According to Activision and developer Tencent, the launch includes modes such as Team Deathmatch, Search and Destory and Free-For-All. Maps like Nuketown and Crash are available from day one. The battle royale mode will also available on the day of launch. After the launch, Tencent continues to deliver new content for the game.

People can now register for the game via the Call of Duty website. The game has been available in beta form for some time in certain countries, but only people who are registered have a chance to win an invitation.