Planet Coaster calls Dan Akroyd and the Ghostbusters for a new DLC crossover

Planet Coaster is not messing around with its new Ghostbusters DLC. It’s packed the spooky update with an interactive Ghostbusters Experience ride,  a Slimer-themed RollerGhoster, Ghostbusters HQ, ECTO-1 and the prestigious vocal talents of Dan Akroyd. Akroyd will voice his classic character Raymond Stantz, and William Atherton, who played Walter Peck in the movies, also puts in an audio appearance….

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PS5 backwards compatibility will let you play multiplayer with friends on PS4 too

PS5’s backwards compatibility will go beyond letting you boot up your PS4 games and play them by yourself. In the same corporate strategy meeting where Sony technically debuted the first PS5 gameplay video (it was just Spider-Man PS4 loading really fast), two of the company’s higher-ups gave more context to how PS5 backwards compatibility will work, including for multiplayer games,…

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Dota Auto Chess is getting a standalone game from Valve

Dota Auto Chess is one of the surprise hits of 2019: a unique Arcade mode that turns a demanding MOBA into an approachable turn-based game of strategy and luck. Soon you won’t even need to install Dota 2 to play it, as Valve confirmed on the Dota 2 Blog that it’s working on a standalone version of Auto Chess with…

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New Frostbite hair physics montage is one part technical wizardry, two parts nightmare fuel

With the PS5 and Xbox Project Scarlett right around the corner, developers around the world are preparing their software kits and in-house engines for a significant upgrade to processing power, rendering, and more.  DICE, the studio behind Battlefield 5 and Star Wars Battlefront 2, is one such developer, whose famous Frostbite engine is notorious for both its visual might and…

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