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Day: July 1, 2023

Day: July 1, 2023

Disney Speedstorm Launches In Full Later This Year

Gameloft has announced that Disney Speedstorm is leaving early access and will be fully released later this year on September 28. The game has been in early access since it was released in April, and new content has been added, which includes characters, race tracks, and more. Disney Speedstorm is a kart racer where you play as popular Disney characters and race each other to the finish line. Similar to Mario Kart, each race track includes a variety of power-ups you can use to help give you the upper hand. From now until September 30, you can purchase the Founder’s

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Games Are Announced Too Early | Spot On

A new Perfect Dark was revealed at The Game Awards way back in 2020, but a recent report from IGN has indicated that its release is still years away, despite Xbox’s Matt Booty saying that he played it recently. This isn’t the first time this has happened. In fact, there are many games that have been announced and then gone missing in action. Often, this can do more harm than good, and yet it still keeps happening, which begs the question: why? On this episode of Spot On, Tam and Lucy discuss the dangers that can arise when games are

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Stop Announcing Games So Early

With the news that the new Perfect Dark game is still years away, Tam and Lucy discuss why announcing games early can do more harm than good, even though there are reasons why doing so is to a developer and publisher’s benefit.

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Razer Iskur Gaming Chairs Are Steeply Discounted At Amazon

You can save up to 33% on the Razer Iskur XL gaming chair at Amazon right now. Regularly $600, you can pick up this gaming chair for only $400. All three color variants are up for grabs at this price: black, gray, and black/green. If you need a slightly smaller gaming chair, the standard Razer Iskur is $430, down from $500. See Razer Iskur XL at Amazon See Razer Iskur at Amazon The Razer Iskur XL is a pretty large chair intended for people between 6’ and 6’10” (hence the “XL” in its name) and can support up to 400lbs.

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New Super Mario Bros. Movie Toys Have Arrived

Following the massive success of the Super Mario Bros. Movie and its initial wave of toys, Jakks Pacific has unveiled a second wave of Super Mario Bros. Movie toys is rolling out at Target and other retailers over the coming weeks, and several figures are already available now. The new batch of toys features figures like Tanooki Mario and Kamek, all-new RC cars, and playsets like Bowser’s Island and the Donkey Kong arena, among many others. Let’s go over all the new Super Mario Bros. movie toys dropping over the coming weeks. And if you want to pick up some

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You Can Get This 4K LG OLED TV For More Than Half Off

Regardless of whether you actually need the thing being sold, some deals are so tough to pass up that you’ve gotta take a look. A 48-inch LG A2 OLED 4K TV for 600 bucks or less is one of those deals, and you can grab it right now at Best Buy for just $600, or just $570 if you’re a My Best Buy Plus or Total member. This deal is part of Best Buy’s massive Fourth of July sale. See at Best Buy The A2 is LG’s current entry-level OLED television (retails for $1,300), but an entry-level LG OLED is

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Best Xbox Deals Ahead Of Prime Day 2023 – Console Discount, Games, More

Some of the best deals of the year are right around the corner, with Prime Day 2023 kicking off on July 11. Ahead of the big event, however, you’ll find a bunch of great Xbox deals–making it easy to save on games and accessories today. So if you’re itching for a new adventure, there’s bound to be something of interest that’s currently on sale. Accessories are seeing steeper discounts than games–in fact, you can even snag an Xbox Series X console for $480, down from $500. Prime members will want to swing by Amazon and check out a members-only deal

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Toby Fox says there’s one area to go before Deltarune Chapter 3 “playable all the way through”

With the second instalment of Toby Fox’s reportedly seven-part “nonviolent” RPG Deltarune steadily approaching its second anniversary, fans are understandably eager to hear when more will be on the way, and while Fox mightn’t be ready to divulge that particularly bit of information yet, he has now offered a development update. Deltarune – which charts the adventures of human teenager Kris and their lizard friend Suzie in the mystery Dark World – launched its first chapter toward the end of 2018 as a free download. A second instalment – also free – arrived in September 2021, followed by the news

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Ubisoft reportedly remaking pirate adventure Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag

While it continues struggling to get one pirate adventure out the door – by which I mean its very long-in-the-works Skull and Bones – Ubisoft is reportedly prepping another: a remake of its rum-soaked high seas gem, Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag. News that Ubisoft has finally decided to give everyone what they more or less wanted in the first place comes via Kotaku, which claims, citing two sources familiar with the publisher’s plans, that the remake is “still in its earliest stages”. Ubisoft Singapore – the same studio still trying to finish the embattled Skull and Bones – is “heavily

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The Lord of the Rings: Gollum studio Daedalic reportedly lays off 25 employees, exiting game development

Daedalic Entertainment, the company behind this year’s critically lambasted The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, is reportedly set to exit game development and has laid off around 25 employees as part of the move. Additionally, a second Lord of the Rings game in development at the studio is said to have been cancelled. Daedalic’s The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, which was announced in 2019 for release in 2021, finally arrived last month, following numerous setbacks and delays. Its reception was less-than-positive, however, with Eurogamer’s Christian Donlan calling it a “well-intentioned mess” in his 1 out of 5 review. It

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