Also in the news: Assassin's Creed Valhalla release date, previously unknown facts about Amnesia Dark Descent, Just Cause set to make their greatest AAA game.
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity - Breath of the Wild prequel
Recently Nintendo officially announced the next game in the The Legend of Zelda universe, it was the prequel Breath of the Wild, which takes place 100 years before the events of the last game. The development will be carried out by the studio Koei Tecmo. During the announcement, new details about the game were shared with us.
As already mentioned, we have to play a hundred years before the events of Breath of the Wild in Hyrule, among the playable characters Link, Zelda and several other warriors. They will have to confront Calamity Ganon.
The game will be an action game with an emphasis on battles, where you use weapons and various magical runes in battle. In addition, spatial puzzles, crafting weapons and items have not disappeared from the game. The game will also support co-op.
The game launches on Nintendo Switch on November 20th. Now you can pre-order it for 4,499 rubles.
Xbox Series X and S specs. Both consoles will officially launch on November 10
Microsoft has officially confirmed that both of their next-generation consoles will be out on November 10th. They also revealed several details about the younger version of the line, and in general talked about the characteristics of the hardware. Let's start with the details:
Now let's go directly to the characteristics of Microsoft hardware.
We also clearly wrote out for you the main points that relate to XSS.
According to Micromoft, XSS has four times the processing power of the Xbox One, three times more GPU performance, and 40 times more bandwidth than the previous console.
The younger version of the new Xbox also supports technologies such as Dolby Atmos with Spatial Sound, and streaming apps such as Netflix, Disney + and others.
Next generation games will be optimized for both consoles. Smart Delivery technology itself determines which console you have and selects the version of the game for it.
Unknown 10th Anniversary Amnesia The Dark Descent
Amnesia The Dark Descent turns 10 this week on September 8th. In honor of this round date, the developers shared with us previously unknown information about the game on their twitter and a mountain of concept art.
Assassin's Creed Valhalla Coming November 10
After Microsoft announced that the Xbox Series X and S are coming out on November 10, Ubisoft was quick to announce that they are postponing the release of Assassin's Creed Valhalla to the same day. At the same time, the release will take place not only for Microsoft consoles, it is relevant for all platforms. However, nothing can be said about the PS5 yet, since it does not have a release date for the new Sony console yet.
The game already boasts that its next-gen version will have high-resolution textures, improved rendering, faster loading, smart delivery and cross-saving between Xbox One and Series X and S.
Just Cause 3 is looking for people to make the biggest AAA game in history
The industry does not stop changing, people continue to circulate in it, so the New York division of Avalanche Studios, known for Just Cause 3, is now looking for new artists, designers and managers.
From the description to the posts, we can conclude that the studio is working on another game in the open world, and is looking for people to create, quote: "the greatest AAA game in its history." For example, the job description for animators mentions that they have to raise the quality bar to heights never seen before in Avalanche.
Who knows what the studio is doing now. It can be as a continuation of the adventures of Rico Rodriguez, the sequel to Mad Max, or something new in principle.
That was all the big news this week. Keep calm and keep playing and we'll see you next week ... In the next digests ...
The Topic of Article: New Zelda, Xbox Series X and S Features and Official Release Date - Gaming News Digest # 2.09. Part two.