Sony To Slow PlayStation Download Speeds In The US
With more people being forced to stay home for work or school to help flatten the curve on the number of coronavirus cases, it means that home internet use is definitely going to be a lot more than what it used to be. This means that there will be a greater strain on networks around the world.

COVID-19 Forced Couple To Cancel Their Wedding, So They Held It In Animal Crossing
The idea of getting married virtually, like in video games, isn’t exactly new. There are plenty of video games out there that already support in-game weddings, and we have also seen in the past where couples who meet in video games and end up getting married, sometimes also hold their weddings in the games that they met in.

Nintendo Switch Just Passed The Wii’s Lifetime Sales In Japan
When the Nintendo Wii U flopped really hard, many had expressed their concern that Nintendo might be losing it. However, when the Switch launched, it painted a very different story as the console started to gain a ton of popularity and favorable reviews from gamers around the world. It also led to speculation that the console could potentially beat the Wii’s sales.

Benchmarks Suggests That The Xbox Series X Could Outperform The Sony PS5
When it comes to choosing a console, different players have different needs from their gaming devices. If you’re in the camp that just loves pure power and being able to play the best-looking games possible, then you might want to consider Microsoft’s Xbox Series X as your next gaming console.

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World Of Warcraft Is Introducing 100% XP Boost To Encourage Players To Stay Home
With people around the world being advised to stay home to practice social distancing and to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, many are no doubt taking this opportunity to play games that they might not have otherwise have the time for. If you are a World of Warcraft player who has retired, now might be a good time to get back into the game.

Next Call Of Duty Title Could Be A Reboot Of Black Ops
Back in 2019, Activision released a new Call of Duty title as they always do in the form of a reboot of the Modern Warfare series. It looks like Activision isn’t stopping in their reboot of their Call of Duty titles because according to a report from TheGamingRevolution, it seems that the next Call of Duty title will be a reboot of the Black Ops series.

Students In Japan Hold Graduation Ceremony In Minecraft
With social distancing measures being put into place, it means that more people are being sent home to work or to study. It also means that large gatherings have been cancelled or postponed, such as school graduation ceremonies. Graduations are a huge part of a student’s life, which is why over in Japan, students have come up with an interesting way around the issue.

Hearthstone ‘Ashes Of Outland’ Expansion Announced
For those of you who are stuck at home working or studying, you might be pleased to learn that Blizzard has announced the latest expansion for Hearthstone in the form of “Ashes of Outland”. This is the first expansion for Hearthstone for the year of 2020 where it is expected to go live on the 7th of April.

Steam Records Record-Breaking 20 Million Concurrent Players
We all spend our time differently on the weekends. Some of us choose to spend it with friends and family at gatherings, some of us go to watch movies, some of us go for a run or a bike ride, and so on. However, with the coronavirus outbreak, it has been strongly recommended that we all practice social distancing and to stay at home where possible.

Super Mario Comes To Life In A Brand New LEGO Set
If you’re a fan of Nintendo’s Super Mario franchise, then you might want to check out this brand new LEGO set. In a partnership with Nintendo, LEGO has unveiled a brand new set that is themed around Mario where it will bring the iconic plumber to life in his own little LEGO set, that we can’t help but think is incredibly adorable.

Reporters Without Borders Has Launched A Virtual Library In Minecraft
In the past, we have seen how Minecraft can be used for all kinds of purposes, such as being used as an educational tool to teach children about technology, to being a hobbyist game where we’ve seen how some players have used Minecraft and its building tools to construct entire worlds.

Microsoft To Host Online Xbox Event In Wake Of E3 Cancellation
The ESA has recently announced that they will not be hosting E3 2020 this year. This is due to the coronavirus outbreak that has infected thousands around the world, with no signs that it is slowing down anytime soon. This means that any announcements you might have expected from developers and companies may no longer be taking place.

E3 2020 Has Been Cancelled Over Coronavirus Concerns
The coronavirus does not seem like it is slowing down, where there are more reported cases everyday. As a result, many are advising that people keep themselves at home and to stay away from crowded places where the virus could be easily spread from one person to another. As a result, several events have been cancelled.

Command & Conquer Remaster Arrives in June
These days, one of the popular things for developers and publishers to do is release remasters of older titles. In a way this is not a bad thing, especially since there are many of us who have played games from back in the day that we wouldn’t mind playing again, especially with updated visuals and improvements.