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GamersHeroes Friday, December 8, 2023 12:44 PM

For those unable to make the event online or in-person at the Peacock Theater last night, Gamers Heroes has gathered the biggest announcements from The Game Awards 2023 in one place - no multipage click through required.

The post The Biggest Announcements from The Game Awards 2023 appeared first on GamersHeroes.

Kotaku Friday, December 8, 2023 1:03 PM

Developer Ninja Theory showed up and showed out during The Game Awards, dropping a new trailer for the atmospheric and brutal action-adventure game Senua's Saga: Hellblade II, and I've got chills running down my spine after watching that dark, gripping video.


Kotaku Friday, December 8, 2023 11:45 AM

Microsoft has agreed to add 77 temporary game testers the recently established quality assurance union at ZeniMax Studios. In a breakthrough moment for the industry's growing labor movement, 23 of the workers will become full-time, while all will get raises and free copies of Starfield, the open-world RPG they helped…


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Kotaku Friday, December 8, 2023 10:30 AM

The series is called The Legend of Zelda, but unless you've played something like Hyrule Warriors or Super Smash Bros., it's rare that you get to control the Hylian princess herself. That doesn't mean it might not happen someday in the main franchise, however, as producer Eiji Aonuma pulled a Justin Bieber and said "ne…


PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 1:28 PM

Against the Storm is one of the best strategy games to come from this year, and its early access alone marked it as such. Eremite Games and Hooded Horse have just released the city builder's biggest update yet, the long-awaited Against the Storm 1.0 launch. Alongside the full release comes an exciting ironman-esque permadeath game mode, the indie gem's PC Game Pass debut, and a celebratory Steam sale.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 1:17 PM

December 8, 2023: Updated the whole Fortnite map to the Chapter 5 Season 1 island.

What does the Fortnite map look like? It's time for yet another new island as we speed into Chapter 5 Season 1, meaning that we've got an entirely fresh set of locations to memorize. Luckily, there aren't all that many named places to learn at first and the themes seem to be relatively similar to what we've seen before.

As the battle royale game is constantly in flux, everything in this guide probably will change throughout the season. This goes also for the many Fortnite weapons, which have now completely changed and now include attachments. So, pull up a chair as we go through the changes to come to the Fortnite map in Chapter 5 Season 1.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:58 PM

Unraveling a good mystery brings a satisfaction like almost no other, whether it be in a more explicit format like Return of the Obra Dinn, Disco Elysium, or Danganronpa, or a more roundabout manner such as Outer Wilds or What Remains of Edith Finch. The Case of the Golden Idol is one of the most successful examples of top-notch murder mystery adventure games in recent memory, earning itself a very worthy 98% Steam rating. As developer Color Gray Games announces its '70s sequel, you can grab the excellent first game at a big discount.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:43 PM

What are the best The Finals crosshairs? Crosshairs are one of the most important things to consider when embarking on your FPS career, especially when the stakes are as high as they are in The Finals. The right crosshairs could make all the difference between winning and losing.

It's hard to say what the best crosshairs look like, as it mostly comes down to personal preference. The most important tip is something that is clear on the FPS game's maps, with a common parallel among professional FPS players being a color that stands out, usually blue or green. That said, The Finals maps are pretty bright themselves, so you might want to play around with what works best using our The Finals best crosshair settings and guidance below.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:38 PM

Is The Day Before Steam Deck compatible? It takes a truly brave soul to try and play a game like The Day Before on a device like the Steam Deck. However, there's only so much that a state of mind can do, and resolving a mountain of technical issues simply isn't one of them.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:34 PM

How do you get Lego Fortnite marble? So you've managed to build up your settlement to a decent size, but one thing eludes you. Relying on wood and granite for so long, it's easy to miss that there are other resources you can use to make better quality and more durable buildings. That is where marble comes in, and you can find the second-tier stone material in a rather familiar place.

If you've already managed to get some Lego Fortnite knotroot, you're pretty much there already. That said, this new survival game mode for Fortnite is proving to be a bit more complex than anyone initially anticipated, and since you need marble to increase your Lego Fortnite village level, we're on hand to explain exactly where you need to go to get Lego Fortnite marble, and how to mine it.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:31 PM

December 8, 2023 Added the current list of available and unvaulted weapons as of the start of Chapter 5 Season 1.

What are the new Fortnite weapons? Another new chapter, another new island, and a whole bunch more mechanics alongside it. After the wild success of Season OG, it's time to see what the future holds for the battle royale game, especially now that there are other experiences in the Fortnite platform taking the world by storm.

Once you're done having a gander at the new Fortnite map, you should probably brush up on what Fortnite weapons are now available for the battle royale game.  This includes all the exotic weapons sold by Fortnite NPCs, and even some new items that can help you greatly when it comes to sprinting across the island towards safety.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:15 PM

Typically, we associate videogames with fun, freedom, and escapism. But sometimes you want an experience that's entirely different, the brutal realities of life writ large and made grotesque. The best survival games make you feel alive because you're constantly skirting so close to death. Horde supplies. Build ramshackle shelters and weapons. Make tough decisions. Somewhere between horror, puzzle games, and RPGs lies the ideal survive-'em-up - if you were waiting for The Day Before, but you've found yourself underwhelmed by its eventual early access release, one of the greatest multiplayer survival games ever is now yours for less than the price of lunch.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 12:00 PM

December 08, 2023: We added SIX new NBA2k24 locker codes.

What are the active NBA 2k24 codes? Every new game in the 2K sports series has a selection of freebies given away, and the latest in 2K's basketball games is no exception. There are plenty of NBA 2K24 locker codes to redeem for new player cards, XP boosts, and MyPlayer gear, among others. However, you'll need to quickly snag them for yourself.

This is because many of the early NBA 2k24 codes are exclusive to relatively small thresholds of players. Some freebies in this series of sports games come and go like whispers in the wind, so you need to act fast. However, we're now starting to get some freebies that are sticking around for longer, so we've gathered these NBA 2k24 locker codes to hopefully give you a little boost.

PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:49 AM

What is the best gaming keyboard? Arming your gaming PC setup with the best keyboard for gaming will make a difference, whether you're into first-person shooters or epic RPG adventures. Sure, you can technically get by using WASD keys on any old keyboard, but your fingers will thank you if you arm them with high-quality mechanical switches and gorgeous keycaps.

PCGamesN's peripherals experts have tested a wide range of wireless keyboards, mechanical keyboards, wired keyboards, and optical-mechanical keyboards to bring you a list of the very best. No matter what your budget or preference is, you will find the right gaming keyboard to meet your needs.

Great gaming keyboards will pair well with the best gaming mouse, and will ultimately help bolster your desktop experience. If you're specifically looking for the best wireless mechanical keyboard, rather than wireless or membrane ones, then check out that guide for a full range of options.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:51 AM

December 08, 2023: We added a new Reverse 1999 code.

What are the new Reverse 1999 codes? If you're just making a start in Bluepoch's strategic RPG, you're probably burning through essential resources at a worrying rate. It can be tough going in the early game while you're still finding your feet, so we've compiled all the active Reverse 1999 codes you could need for free clear drops, dust, and much more.

Reverse 1999 is another anime gacha game available on mobile and PC, joining the likes of Genshin Impact and Honkai Star Rail in the competitive genre. If you're torn between playing them all, we've got Genshin Impact codes and Honkai Star Rail codes as well, but this guide has all the latest Reverse 1999 codes for your alt-history 20th-century Timekeeper needs. Codes aren't enough to get you through those tricky battles though, so be sure to check out our Reverse 1999 tier list featuring the best characters.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:36 AM

Let's get something out of the way nice and early. No one expected The Day Before to shake up the games industry, at least not in a positive sense. Controversy surrounded this game from the very beginning, but I held some hope that the final product, whatever it was, would at least be playable. How wrong I was.

If you want to play one of the best survival games on PC, look elsewhere, literally anywhere, because my time with The Day Before was tragic, despite initially lulling me into a false sense of security.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:07 AM

With many of the best grand strategy games on PC to its name, developer Paradox Interactive looked set to knock it out of the park with Victoria 3, the long-awaited return of its 19th-century-set fan favorite. Yet while Crusader Kings 3, Europa Universalis 4, Stellaris, Hearts of Iron 4, and 2023's Age of Wonders 4 all boast 'very positive' Steam ratings, Victoria 3 now sits at a rather underwhelming 'mixed' score, with just 66% of its total user reviews expressing overall satisfaction. As such, the developer has outlined its roadmap of upcoming free updates as it attempts to win back the hearts and minds of its audience.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:05 AM

What are The Finals Twitch drops? Twitch drops are without a doubt the easiest way to earn some sweet loot to show off in your favorite games, and now The Finals is here in the form of its open beta, the first Twitch drops are available for the upcoming FPS game.

The first The Finals Twitch drops were available during the FPS game's open beta, giving players the chance to watch the action, even if they weren't to participate. Now the The Finals release date has come and gone, here's the latest on whether you can pick up some free goodies right now.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:09 AM

While traditional controllers are fine for many types of games, when you need better control, more directional accuracy, and greater tactile feedback, only the best fight stick will do.

It's always important to make sure you've got the best PC controller for the job, and just as a PC steering wheel can make a huge difference for racing games, fight sticks, or arcade sticks, can enhance your experience in racing or retro games.

They're much more comfortable, natural and satisfying to operate, sharing out the button and stick inputs across your arms and hands rather than relying primarily on your thumbs. Trust us, when you're spamming hadoukens on Street Fighter, your thumbs will be thankful for a fight stick.

For our money, we'd plump for the Nacon Daija, a pricey stick that exudes quality and craftsmanship. Its Sanwa quality parts also offer that unmistakable arcade feel. However, you can get your hands on decent sticks for a fair bit less, such as the 8Bitdo Arcade Stick or Hori Fight Stick Alpha. Additionally, the Qanba Drone is our pick of the budget options, and handily you can swap out the parts for better components - you can find overviews of them all below.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 10:59 AM

If you were waiting for Starfield multiplayer, you're going to have to wait a little longer - or perhaps relinquish hope entirely. The creator of one of the definitive Skyrim mods, Skyrim Together, has abandoned development of a version for the new Bethesda RPG, saying that they refuse to "put my heart and soul into a mod for a game as mediocre as this." Skyrim Together allows for online co-op play in The Elder Scrolls V, with the provisionally titled Starfield Together originally intended to make multiplayer possible across the Settled Systems. Whether the Starfield mod will ever see the light of day is now in doubt, however.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 10:56 AM

Looking for a complete Blox Fruits leveling guide for solo grinding? Read on. We've sailed the seas to test our strength against pirates, marines, gorillas, and ghouls, all to outline the best Blox Fruits level grinding spots. We've even tested various community recommendations to work out the best race for leveling, the best fruit for leveling, and the best weapon for leveling. With a level cap of 2550 that's only set to increase, you'll want all the help you can get.

If this is your first sea rodeo, you might want to check out our ultimate guide to Blox Fruits and the Blox Fruits tier list before you attempt the grand grind. Another way you can help yourself along the way is by using Blox Fruits codes, too. And for word on the next Blox Fruits update, just click that link to see when it's coming, what it's bringing, and a rundown of past updates and the fruits they introduced.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 11:04 AM

Are The Finals servers down? As countless 'Contestants' swarm to The Finals all hoping to reach the finals of this fictional game show, there could be some chaos on the game's servers, alongside the chaos of the gameplay itself.

The Finals has cemented itself as one of the best new FPS games around thanks to its unique blend of a Fortnite-like aesthetic, frenzied gameplay, and Valorant-style combat. When The Finals release date hit during The Game Awards 2023, it was met with an unexpected influx of players wanting to get in on the action of its unrivaled multiplayer experience. The contestant numbers are still overwhelming, so you might need to know The Finals server status details right now, and how to fix The Finals login errors.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 10:52 AM

When is the new Blox Fruit update? Whether you're waiting for the right moment to start or are in dire need of some new content to conquer, it can be hard to understand when a new Blox Fruits patch is on the horizon. This large-scale Roblox MMORPG, unofficially based on the famous One Piece franchise, has been welcoming pirates and marines alike for years now, and it's showing no signs of slowing down. Time your sessions around updates and you're more likely to score some helpful freebies to boost you on your way to the top.

And if we just so happen to be in a bit of a Blox Fruits content drought with nothing new expected for a little while, there's still plenty more to play across the Roblox platform. For a familiar experience, King Legacy codes are always available to use. And if you just like anime in general, Anime Champions Simulator codes are worth checking out, and Anime Adventures codes can offer another convincing MMO experience for you to lose many, many hours to. Have at it.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 10:57 AM

Leverless, all-button controllers, or hitboxes - whatever you want to call them - are the latest trend in fighting controllers, and the Razer Kitsune is the first officially licensed device of its kind to hit the market. Arcade sticks have always been synonymous with fighting games, but there's been a silent revolution occurring over the past decade as more players continue to make the switch over to all-button options.

Before the launch of the Razer Kitsune, it was very difficult to get your hands on a PC controller like this. I purchased the One-Zero, my first all-button controller, from a custom arcade enclosure designer in the UK back in 2019. Even now, it's difficult to purchase a leverless fight stick device without jumping through all manner of hoops regarding import fees and taxes.

Coming in at $299.99 / £299.99, the Razer Kitsune isn't the cheapest all-button controller you can find online, but in some instances, it might be the only one you can purchase easily. Razer has learned from the history of other all-button controllers to create something that's both desirable and in many ways, completely unique.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 10:39 AM

Does The Finals have cross progression? Competing in the arena has its positives; you play for fame and fortune, the adoration of the fans, and of course, a slew of beautiful cosmetic items. Are these rewards transferable, though, and if you earn something on your PC, can you use it on your console?

As you're hard at work dominating your opponents and earning the best in-game items and The Finals Battle Pass rewards, you might be wondering if your unlocks are available across all platforms, especially given that The Finals is a free PC game. Given that we know about The Finals crossplay, it's time to find out if it also has cross progression.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 10:28 AM

How do you change your name in The Finals? You might be competing in The Finals for the first time or getting sick of seeing your given username every match, but either way we really can't blame you for wanting to change your automatically assigned username.

When you first log in to The Finals, you must create an Embark account, or login to an existing account with the developer. Upon creating your account, you're automatically given a random nickname - we got 'VirtualPerson' - so you might find you're given something you desperately want to change. You can customize a lot in the free PC game, from weapon skins and charms to Contestant outfits, some of which you can claim with The Finals Twitch drops. Here's what you need to do to change your name in The Finals.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 9:55 AM

Does The Finals have crossplay? The audience is excited, the arena is prepped, and the only thing left is for you to gather your teammates and compete for glory. The Finals is a competitive FPS game that will see you and your friends destroy the environment, and your opponents, as you aim to to be crowned champion of the new gameshow.

Competing in The Finals requires more than true aim and crisp movement, the FPS game combines environmental destruction and objective-based gameplay to add a strategic element to your gunfights. Teamwork is key, so is there crossplay so you can play with your console friends?

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 9:43 AM

Lego Fortnite is rather popular, it seems. Combining two of the biggest forms of entertainment in the world - the iconic building blocks from Denmark and Epic's behemoth battle royale - that should come as no real surprise. Yet the sheer style with which its active player count has soared to great heights, just 24 hours after it first launched, is a pretty impressive endorsement for Fortnite's attempt to take on the likes of Minecraft and Terraria.

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PCGamesN Friday, December 8, 2023 9:53 AM

What is the best The Finals class? With three to choose from in the gameshow-based FPS game, you might be wondering what the difference is between the classes in The Finals, or what they each excel at doing. If you want to dominate the destructible arenas, we've got all you need to know.

If you're itching to jump into The Finals with some friends, you might be wondering if The Finals crossplay exists. We've also got The Finals system requirements, so you can make sure your rig is up to the job.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 1:43 PM

In a reminder that 2023 continues to be a rotten ol' year for the people making games, no matter what Geoff Keighley and Gonzo might tell (or not tell) you, indie devs Triple Topping Games have laid off the entire studio's staff after declaring bankruptcy.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 12:53 PM

The reboot of survival-horror series Alone in the Dark has seen a second delay, with its release date now landing toward the end of next March. Publishers THQ Nordic ascribed the roughly two-month slip to their efforts in avoiding development crunch.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 11:56 AM

Last night, Geoff Keighley revealed dozens of trailers for upcoming video games, and interviewed some of his favourite celebrites and best palss from the games industry on stage. He also happened to hand out some awards to game developers. At his awards show. Titled The Game Awards.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 11:30 AM

RPGs are among the trickiest candidates for any kind of coverage where you can't basically book a week off to do little else, but I've had my eye on Colony Ship for a while. After a too-soon dabble in early access, I was already intrigued by its setting. You'll never guess.

It's a welcome change from dusty radiation or goddamn elves again, and the RPG structure feels flexible and fairly responsive to your actions even before you start picking sides and ideologies. It hasn't quite stolen my heart, but it may well steal some of my christmas.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 10:30 AM

Okay, okay, I know the last two of these have only been fairly lukewarm interpretations of what I'd normally consider 'good', but listen, this is the real deal folks. Roto Force is excellent, and comes with a hearty recommendation for both twin-stick shmuppers and, you know, cool people in general. It's also an excellent Steam Deck game.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 10:01 AM

This morning, in the cold, post-Game Awards light of day, it became apparent to me that, incredible as it seems, some of you out there have taken Geoff Keighley at his word that The Game Awards is something more meaningful than a flashy ad show to make money. I can't really blame you for being an open-hearted optimist, but must ask: have you never watched The Game Awards before? I have, and this year, despite not having had to stay up until 5am covering it, I'm grumpy enough to point out that we don't actually have to be nice about the great, clomping shiny trainer of marketing in 2023, the year everyone was laid off.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 8:32 AM

Zombie survival "MMO" The Day Before has brought us one of the weirdest game development sagas of 2023. Developed by Fntastic, the game has been delayed numerous times, briefly disappeared from Steam after a trademark dispute, and was repeatedly accused of being a vapourware scam, accusations Fntastic attempted to rebuff with a gameplay reveal back in February.

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Rock Paper Shotgun Latest Articles Feed Friday, December 8, 2023 8:00 AM

The eighth door on the 2023 RPS Advent Calendar leads, technically, to Hell, but the good news is that you don't have to go through it so much as stop anything coming the other way...

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Twinfinite Friday, December 8, 2023 9:30 AM
There's not much longer to wait now.

Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 2:00 PM

Palia Switch Release Date Falls During Next Week

During The Game Awards 2023, Singularity 6 shared the Palia Switch release date and a trailer for that version of the game. The life sim will be free-to-play on the console starting on December 14, 2023. 

The announcement also reaffirmed some of the things people can expect from the Switch release. For people playing Palia on the PC, they will be able to carry over progress. The Switch version will support cross-saves. Also, PC and Switch players will be able to play together via cross-play.

There will also be rewards for people who are currently playing on the PC and link their account. However, one of those items will be limited-time offers. If you link an account by January 15, 2023, you get a Leap Froggy Outfit. However, linking at any time gets someone the Mushroom Glider.

Also, all Palia players will apparently get a special log-in reward. Between December 14, 2023 and an unspecified date in March 2024, everyone gets a Froggy Bucket. 

Here's The Game Awards 2023 Palia trailer. It begins by showing the town and some of teh NPCs people will meet. Then, it shows activities like gathering resources, crafting, decorating a homestead, farming, and cooking. After that, it goes on to show what it's like to play with other people, as someone can go through the live sim alone or with other players. At the very end, it shows the Froggy Bucket, Leap Froggy Outfit, and Mushroom Glider.

However, this trailer doesn't show some of the new content coming to Palia. Its Winter Update is about to arrive. That will bring various holiday and seasonal events, quests, and items to the game.

The Palia Switch release date is December 14, 2023. The game is immediately available via PCs. The game is free-to-play on every platform.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 1:30 PM

Harvest Moon 64 and Jet Force Gemini Join Nintendo Switch Online

The Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack now includes Harvest Moon 64, Jet Force Gemini, and 1080 Snowboarding. All three are immediately available on the higher tier of the subscription service, following a tease about an update.

Harvest Moon 64 launched on the N64 back in 1999 worldwide. As usual, it tasks players with taking over a grandfather's farm and building a new life for themselves in a small town. This installment was one of the first to add a stamina system. Also, the love interests this time around are Ann, Ellie, Karen, Maria, and Popuri.

Jet Force Gemini is a Rare shooter that showed up on the N64 in 1999 as well. It can be played alone or with a partner, though it is also possible to go through one mode with four people competing. It tasks players with helping Juno, Vela, and Lupus go through different planets to stop an invasion headed by Mizar. 

Of the three games, Nintendo's 1080 Snowboarding is the oldest. It came to the N64 in 1998. Players snowboard through five different modes, either alone or against others, with some focusing on tricks and the others on actually racing.

Here's a trailer showing off all three games on the Switch. It offers an idea of how each will run on the system.

As a reminder, the Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack is the higher tier. The base subscription is $19.99 for a single user for one year. The individual Expansion Pack brings the price up to $49.99 per year. In addition to the N64 games, people get access to GBA games, Genesis games, and DLC for Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and Splatoon 2.

Harvest Moon 64, Jet Force Gemini, and 1080 Snowboarding are available on the Nintendo Switch via the NSO Expansion Pack worldwide now.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 1:00 PM

Hololive Shirogane Noel figure

Good Smile Company and Phat! Company opened pre-orders for the upcoming 1/7 scale figure of the Hololive VTuber Shirogane Noel. The figure will be available in Japan with a price tag of ¥29,800, and people residing in the U.S. and Canada can place orders for the figure on Good Smile Online Shop US for $187.99.

The 1/7 scale static figure of Noel, who is officially 158cm (5'2.2") tall, will have an overall height of approximately 260mm (10.24in). The figure's height will also factor in the pedestal's thickness and the angle of Noel's left foot. The circular pedestal will have a unique design that suits Noel's background as a knight.

Several sample images of the figure are available to view right below:

The third-generation Japanese Hololive VTuber Shirogane Noel will join the roster of scaled static figures that Good Smile Company has published. The company previously revealed a static figure of La+ Darknesss from the sixth-generation Secret Society holoX. While La+'s figure has a larger scale of 1/6, her shorter height of 139cm (4'6.72") meant that her figure would only stand at around 240mm (9.44in) tall.

The 1/7 scale figure of the Hololive VTuber Shirogane Noel will be available in Japan in November 2024 and in North America in Q2 2025.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 12:30 PM

Persona 5 Tactica event at NamjaTown

A Persona 5 Tactica collaboration event will appear at Namco's NamjaTown from late December 2023 to January 2024. The Phantom Thieves will come to decorate the indoor theme park situated inside the Sunshine City in Ikebukuro during the event.

The event will feature a stamp rally game. By paying 600 yen, visitors will receive a sheet that they can use to get stamps from Joker, Morgana, and Erina who are hiding somewhere within the venue. Gathering all three stamps will allow them to win an acrylic illustration board, an acrylic character stand, or a character badge.

Shops and restaurants inside the venue will feature event-exclusive merchandise and menus. The items will also be available for sale online via the Namco Parks web store from December 25, 2023, to January 31, 2024. Visitors will also be able to meet and take photos with Morgana and NamjaTown's mascot Najavu on January 14, 2024.

Atlus has been holding numerous collaborations to help promote Persona 5 Tactica, which is now available on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. The company is also holding another collaboration event for the same title at RED° Tokyo Tower. This event is still ongoing until December 21, 2023. That also means the Phantom Thieves will move to NamjaTown right after they're done doing business at the Tokyo Tower facility.

The Persona 5 Tactica event at NamjaTown will run from December 22, 2023 to January 28, 2024.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 12:00 PM

Blue Protocol PS5, Xbox Series X Japan Release Date Announced

Bandai Namco announced the release date for the PS5 and Xbox Series X versions of Blue Protocol in Japan. The game will appear in consoles on December 13, 2023 at 5pm JST, and it will support cross-platform play and cross-saving for all three platforms.

This means that players will be able to play online co-op together regardless of platform of choice. PC players will also be able to pick up their progress on consoles after linking their data through a Bandai Namco ID (BNID).

However, some data will not be transferable between platforms. The Rose Orb currency is limited to the original platform where it was aquired. This applies to both paid Rose Orbs and those obtained for free.

Players who are not subscribed to PlayStation Plus or Xbox Game Pass will still be able to access the game free of charge. All versions of the game will include the same story content, but some minor differences might apply if platform-exclusive campaigns are held in the future. Additionally, underwear selection and display for small body types will be restricted in PlayStation 5.

Blue Protocol the PS5 and Xbox Series X release date in Japan will fall on December 13, 2023, at 5pm JST. The game is now available on the Windows PC, only in Japan. The Blue Protocol worldwide release will be sometime in 2024, and it will appear on the PS5, Xbox Series X, and Windows PC.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 11:30 AM

Spy X Family Code White Ichiban Kuji merchandise

Bandai Spirits has revealed the merchandise that will be a part of the upcoming Ichiban Kuji lottery based on Spy x Family Code: White. Starting on January 6, 2024, people will be able to purchase a lottery ticket for 700 yen (~$4.83) and instantly win any prize listed below while stocks last.

The lottery will appear in select physical stores across Japan, such as Lawson, HMV, and United Cinemas. It will also be available digitally via the Ichiban Kuji Online website.

The full prize list for the Spy x Family Code: White Ichiban Kuji lottery is as follows:

  • "A" prize: Anya & Bond Forger figure
  • "B" prize: Choconocco chibi figure set
  • "C" prize: Rug mat
  • "D" prize: Aurora acrylic stand
  • "E" prize: Travel flat pouch set
  • "F" prize: Assorted stationeries
  • "G" prize: Rubber collection
  • "H" prize: Set of clear files and stickers
  • "I" prize: Hanging acrylic card charms
  • Last prize: Anya & Bond Forger figure - Alternate color version

And here's a gallery showing off that new Spy x Family: Code White merchandise:

The alternate color version of the Anya & Bond Forger figure will be available to not only the person who purchases the last ticket in the lineup. Bandai Spirits will also hold a Double Chance campaign until the end of April 2024, where thirty lucky people will win the exclusive figure.

The Spy x Family Code: White Ichiban Kuji lottery will be available on January 6, 2024. The prize items in this lottery are modeled after the Code: White movie, which will be available worldwide in 2024.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 11:00 AM

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth and FFVII Screenshots Compare Aerith Praying

Square Enix's latest Final Fantasy VII Rebirth and original FFVII screenshots show the scene with Aerith praying. This is a notable moment taken from a scene during the City of the Ancients in the game.

First, here's the original FFVII moment showing Aerith praying in the temple. 

Image via Square Enix

Next, here's the Final Fantasy VII Rebirth take on that same FFVII Aerith praying scene, with both screenshots showing her familiar jacket, bow, and necklace. 

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth and FFVII Screenshots Compare Aerith Praying
Image via Square Enix

In case you missed some of the screenshot comparisons showing how Final Fantasy VII Rebirth looks compared to FFVII, here is a list of some of the recent ones Square Enix shared:

While some of the images aren't exact 1:1 recreations of shots from the original game, many of them show the direct inspirations and how the PlayStation game influenced the design of the PS5 remake.

This isn't the only major screenshot release for the game. Following The Game Awards 2023, Square Enix released a batch of new images. Among them were better looks at Vincent Valentine and Cid Highwind, two characters who will be debuting in this title. That marked our first look at Vincent's face, as well as the expected confirmation that Cid will appear in the second part. Both of them also appeared alongside new footage and a theme song at the show as well.

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth will come to the PS5 on February 29, 2024, with the platform exclusivity arrangement ending on May 29, 2024. FFVII Remake is available for the PS4, PS5, and PC. FFVII Ever Crisis is on mobile devices, with a PC release planned.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 10:30 AM

See Metaphor Re:Fantazio Screenshots and Art of Characters

Atlus shared an array of Metaphor Re:Fantazio screenshots and pieces of art, many of them showcasing major characters. All of the screenshots are taken from the English version of the game.

First, here are the three pieces of concept art. One shows a city, while the other two show the party looking up at various opponents.

Next, here are Metaphor Re:Fantazio characters showing up in official pieces of art. In addition to an image showing everyone together, there are single, isolated images looking at the main character, Gallica, Heismay, Hulkenberg, and Strohl.

Finally, there are six screenshots taken from Metaphor: ReFantazio. Two are taken from cinematic scenes, with one of them showing the main character. Two are taken from fights in which players' avatar and Strohl are attacking enemies. One shows what the Royal Capital Grand Trad Regalith Grand Cathedral area looks like, with a number of vendors around. The last one shows a conversation with a character named Maria, showing players will be able to select what they say during some story segments.

This is the second recent media drop for the game. The new Metaphor: ReFantazio screenshots and character art appeared alongside a The Game Awards 2023 trailer. That footage focused on the game's story, allowing us to see characters competing for the king's throne. 

We should learn more about the game soon. Following the TGA 2023 reveal, Atlus announced a live broadcast. That will air on December 11, 2023 and feature many of the main Japanese voice actors. Some of the major characters appearing will be Gallica (Sumire Morohoshi) and the Traveling Boy (Natsuki Hanae).

Metaphor: ReFantazio will come to the PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X, and PC in Fall 2024. An official website is open now with more information about the game. The Japanese live broadcast will appear on December 11, 2023.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 10:00 AM

Japanese-style Sonic the Hedgehog merchandise

Sega revealed a new set of Japanese-style Sonic the Hedgehog merchandise, and pre-orders for the items are immediately available at Sega Store on the ebten website. Once the items are officially released in mid-December 2023, Sega will also sell the items physically at Tokyo Joypolis and the Edion store located near the Western exit of Yokohama station.

Sega also confirmed that people residing outside Japan can place orders for the merchandise as well. All items in the lineup are compatible with the WorldShopping widget, which handles international shipping.

Here is the full list of merchandise with their tax-inclusive prices in Japanese yen:

  • T-shirt (M/L/XL size): ¥3,900
  • Tote bag: ¥2,400
  • Folding fan: ¥2,200
  • Japanese teacup: ¥1,800
  • Tatami coaster mat: ¥800
  • Hand towel: ¥2,200

And here are the sample images for each item:

The merchandise collection that puts Sonic the Hedgehog on traditional Japanese illustrations has been appearing since as early as 2015. Sega also occasionally features the lineup at its merchandise store in the annual Tokyo Game Show, although it did not appear in the 2023 edition.

Sega will release the new Japanese-style Sonic the Hedgehog merchandise in mid-December 2023.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 9:30 AM

tower of fantasy evangelion

Tower of Fantasy will hold a Neon Genesis Evangelion crossover event some time in 2024. The newest update for the game, Winter's Electrifying Rhapsody, will launch on December 21, 2023. [Thanks, Dengeki Online!]

For the Neon Genesis Evangelion event, characters from the show will appear in the game. These characters are Shinji, Rei, and Asuka. There will be a limited time story, as well as exclusive costumes and mounts. More information on the crossover will appear some time in the future.

As for Winter's Electrifying Rhapsody, this will be Version 3.5 of Tower of Fantasy. It'll feature a new story, as well as new characters and weapons that you can collect. You can watch the trailer here:

Tower of Fantasy came out worldwide in 2022 for the Windows PC and mobile devices. The PS4 and PS5 versions came out in 2023. It is a futuristic MMORPG in which players can customize their own avatar and explore an open world. It features a hack-and-slash combat where players can swap between three different weapons at any time.

Tower of Fantasy is readily available on the PS4, PS5, Windows PC, and mobile devices. Version 3.5 will come out on December 21, 2023, and the Evangelion event in Tower of Fantasy will appear some time in 2024.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 9:00 AM

honkai star rail silver wolf

Since her debut in Version 1.1 of Honkai: Star Rail, there has not been another playable character quite like Silver Wolf. Even after multiple patches, her ability to boost the party's damage potential and implant a weakness remains invaluable.

Let's start with a reminder of Silver Wolf's kit. Her Skill can implant a weakness matching an on-field character into a single enemy. It also reduces the enemy's DMG RES (only if she implanted the weakness). Her Ultimate can decrease the enemy's DEF while dealing Quantum DMG. Finally, her Talent has a chance to either reduce ATK, DEF, or SPD randomly whenever she attacks an enemy target. In other words, while her ability to implant weaknesses is incredibly useful, the meat of her usage in battle will come from her ability to debuff enemies.

Silver Wolf Honkai: Star Rail Skill
Screenshot by Siliconera

The main reason that you should pull for Silver Wolf is, of course, her Skill. Silver Wolf will likely be the only character in Honkai: Star Rail who will be able to implant a Weakness into an enemy. This makes her a highly unique character with no replacement other than re-organizing your team in order to Break enemies. Silver Wolf helps to make mono element teams perform more consistently. As well, having her as your debuffer will allow you more freedom when coming up with team compositions. You won't need to worry about whether you can hit the enemy's weakness or not if you can simply give them that specific weakness, after all.

Another reason is because of Silver Wolf's ability as a supporter. So far the only other Nihility character who specifically focuses debuffing the enemy, rather than inflicting a Break Effect or DoT, is Pela. However, Pela can only lower the enemy's DEF. In contrast, Silver Wolf has the chance to lower three different stats. Granted, the debuff is quite slight, even after leveling up Traces. Her Skill also makes it easier for other characters to Break enemies, as well as gives more options depending on what kind of Break Effect you want.

Just like how no one is perfect, no single character is without their disadvantages. In Silver Wolf's case, one of the biggest disadvantages in using her is that everything is single target. This makes her difficult to use in places like Swarm Disaster, where there are a lot of enemies. Her kit also relies on luck. The ATK, DEF, or SPD debuff from her Talent is random, as is the weakness she implants. She can potentially eat through your SP if your luck is bad and you can't implant the weakness you want. However, you can mitigate this issue with a mono element team.

mono element team comp with Silver Wolf to implant Weakness in Honkai Star Rail
Screenshot by Siliconera

Finally, another disadvantage Silver Wolf has is that the threshold she needs to reliably land a hit is incredibly high. You need almost 100% Effect Hit Rate in order for her debuff to go through. Since Silver Wolf needs to reliably land her debuffs, you have to either pull for her Eidolons (which is not an easy feat for F2P players unless you decide beforehand to go all in with her) or compromise on some of her Relics in order to improve her Effect Hit Rate. Without Eidolons, Silver Wolf can only be a debuffer and not a sub-DPS.

Honkai Star Rail Silver Wolf
Screenshot by Siliconera

Silver Wolf's advantages far outweigh her disadvantages though, and she is definitely a character you want on your team. If you're F2P, I highly suggest using your Stellar Jades on her because of her Skill and general usefulness when it comes to increasing how much damage your party can do. Once upon a time, we all thought Luocha was irreplaceable as a healer. "Pull for Luocha," we said. "You won't regret it," we promised. Well, you still won't regret getting Luocha. But with Huohuo in the first part of Version 1.5, we now have a very strong contender for a Luocha equivalent. On that day, humanity received a grim reminder: power creep in a gacha game is a very real threat. Fortunately, with her unique kit, Silver Wolf will remain a strong contender in the game's meta.

Honkai: Star Rail is readily available on the PS5, Windows PC, and mobile devices. The Silver Wolf re-run is part of the second phase of Honkai: Star Rail Version 1.5, and she'll run alongside the new Physical Erudition 5-star character Argenti.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 8:05 AM

genshin impact 4.3

The 4.3 Genshin Impact release date is December 20, 2023 and the special program from HoYoVerse has teased some of the new content to expect from it. Aside from new and returning events, HoYoVerse will introduce new optimizations to the game.

The flagship Roses and Muskets event will give a new Claymore, and feature characters from Inazuma in Fontaine. Chiori, a fashion designer from Inazuma, will have prominent focus in this event. There will be multiple mini-games that you can play, including a sharpshooter one where you shoot down enemies. Other upcoming events include Arataki Blazing Armor Beetle Battle Boot Camp and Dance of Resolute Will. Returning events include Lost Riches (with Seelies that you can get and bring with you underwater) and Marvelous Merchandise.

Fontaine characters and customization options for Genius Invokation will appear in Version 4.3 of Genshin Impact as well. There will be six new character cards, as well as five new monster cards. The monster cards will be ones like Azhdaha and Signora, which means that they're likely the Weekly Bosses in the game.

There will be two new Artifact Sets to farm for in Genshin Impact Version 4.3. The new update will also include QoL changes. You can auto-lock Artifacts depending on set prerequisites, as well as search for them easier in your menu. The game will also streamline the leveling-up process, removing pop-up windows. When you restart a Domain, the game will put you right in front of the start destination. HoYoVerse plans on implementing more optimizations in the future.

Here's the Genshin Impact 4.3 trailer, which highlights some of the new characters and storylines coming to the game.

Genshin Impact is readily available on the PS4, PS5, Windows PC, and mobile devices. The 4.3 Genshin Impact release date is December 20, 2023. Navia and Chevreuse will debut in this patch, with Ayaka, Raiden Shogun, and Yoimiya re-running.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 7:40 AM

Genshin Impact 4.3 characters

During the Genshin Impact Version 4.3 special program, HoYoVerse showed off more details about new upcoming playable characters, Navia and Chevreuse, and the returning ones Ayaka, Raiden Shogun, and Yoimiya. As a reminder, both of the Fontaine characters will be Ousia ones.

Navia will be a five-star Geo Claymore character who works best with her allies, and she takes advantage of the Crystallize Elemental Reaction. Whenever a character in the party gets an Elemental Shard that she creates, Navia gains a Crystal Shrapnel charge. At max, she can have six at a time. The more Crystal Shrapnel stacks she has, she will fire more shots from her Skill, Ceremonial Crystalshot. You can also hold down the Skill button to manually aim. Navia's Burst can deal AoE Geo DMG.

Chevreuse will be a four-star Pyro Polearm character who can pull out a musket in combat. She works best with other Pyro or Electro characters, and she excels in an Overloaded-focused composition. When she uses her Skill, she uses her musket to deal AoE Pyro DMG, She can also temporarily heal the active character. Like Navia, Chevreuse can also hold down the Skill button to enter aiming mode. If the party triggers the Overloaded reaction, then Chevreuse can deal more damage. Finally, her Burst can deal Aoe Pyro DMG, with secondary explosive shells dealing Pyro DMG after a delay.

The characters in the first half of Genshin Impact Version 4.3 will feature Navia and the five-star Cryo character Ayaka. The second half will be the five-star Electro unit Raiden Shogun and Pyro one Yoimiya. Chevreuse will be on these banners in the second part of the update. Verdict will be a new five-star Claymore that you can pull for during the first half of Version 4.3.

Genshin Impact is readily available on the PS4, PS5, Windows PC, and mobile devices. Version 4.3 of Genshiin Impact will come out on December 20, 2023.

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Siliconera Friday, December 8, 2023 7:33 AM

See the Genshin Impact Primogem Codes for Special Program 4.3

Today's the HoYoVerse 4.3 Special Program day for Genshin Impact, which means three new Primogem codes. People can claim them on December 8, 2023 or until the number of available codes run out.

Here are the Genshin Impact Primogem Codes from Special Program 4.3

Every time one of these showcases goes on, HoYoVerse shares three codes people can redeem in the game. Each one gives a person 100 Primogems. They also all include a secondary bonus, like Hero's Wits experience books, Mystic Enhancement Ores for weapons, and Mora. All told, you can pull once on the gacha banner if you redeem all three, as one pull is 160 Primogems.

Here are the codes you need to pop into the game:

  • UBRQC4MCT4PZ: 100 Primogems, 5 Hero's Wits
  • 8BQ9CMMVS5PM: 100 Primogems, 50,000 Mora
  • RS99D5LVTM6V: 100 Primogems, 10 Mystic Enhancement Ores

Each platform has a different way of redeeming these codes. Those who play on the PC will go through the official site. After you log in, you can copy and paste each code to claim it. The items then show up in your inbox in-game. People playing on a PlayStation console or mobile device will need to head into their Account menu in the Settings section in-game. You can put the codes in there and redeem them to gain the items.

Genshin Impact is available for the PS4, PS5, PC, and mobile devices. The 4.3 update will arrive on December 2023. People can use and redeem the 4.3 Special Program Genshin Impact Primogem codes until the end of the day on December 8, 2023 or they run out. You can also catch the Special Program on YouTube after the showcase airs.

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