Defining moment for Lara Croft
Square Enix has announced that Shadow of the Tomb Raider will be available for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC/Steam. All platforms will launch simultaneously on 14 September 2018.
South Park makes the Switch
South Park: The Fractured But Whole, an outrageously offensive superhero adventure that players can experience anywhere, anytime, will be available on Nintendo Switch on April 24.
MWC: Smartify wins the GLOMO award
Smartly's Smartify app has won a 2018 GSMA GLOMO award at this year's Mobile World Congress.
Game prices cut for Xmas
Ster-Kinekor Entertainment is slashing prices on more games to spread the Christmas holiday cheer. Starting on 13 December, customers will save up to R300 on the latest games. The following special deals are being offered:
Call of Money for WWII
Activision’s Call of Duty: WWII has passed more than $500 million in sell-through worldwide in its first three days of release, topping popular theatrical box office openings Thor: Ragnarok and Wonder Woman combined, according to company estimates.
Evil Within 2 now out
Bethesda Softworks has announced that The Evil Within 2, from survival horror mastermind Shinji Mikami and the Tango Gameworks team, is now available now for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
Black Friday starts early for SA gamers
Ster Kinekor Entertainment (SKE) is kicking off its Black Friday promotions early, with various deals running from 17 November to 26 November 2017 at participating retailers.
Harry Potter to come under augmented reality spell
Niantic, the company behind Pokemon Go, is teaming up with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to develop Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, an augmented reality (AR) mobile game inspired by J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World.
Assassin’s Creed now offers guided tours of Egypt
Ubisoft has announced the Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt game mode in which Assassin’s Creed Origins players can explore the landscapes of Ancient Egypt and learn about its rich history from audio guided tours.
LEGO Dimensions expands
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released five collectable expansion packs for LEGO Dimensions, the LEGO toy and videogame hybrid.