Gaming

CD Projekt Red wants ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ quality for ‘Cyberpunk 2077’

CD Projekt Red wants the highly-anticipated Cyberpunk 2077 to have the same quality as Rockstar Games’ recently-released masterpiece, Red Dead Redemption 2. The publisher’s CEO, Adam Kracinski, was asked in a conference call with investors if CD Projekt Red thinks Cyberpunk 2077 will be good enough to earn a Metacritic score of at least 95 upon launch, […]

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October 2018 NPD: Call of Duty still outsells Red Dead Redemption II

Gaming consumers in the United States spent $ 1.545 billion in October, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. That is up year-over-year, and it’s little surprise considering two of the biggest games of 2018 debuted during the month. “October 2018 tracked spending across video game hardware, software, accessories and game cards grew 73 percent when […]

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YouTube U-turn over Red Dead Redemption 2 suffragette clips

YouTube has restored several videos showing a women’s rights campaigner being killed in a variety of ways in the video game Red Dead Redemption 2. The platform had deleted the recordings on Wednesday and in one case had banned the clip creator involved. The action had represented its first such response to depictions of graphic […]

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‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ companion app leaks ‘Red Dead Online,’ Rockstar Editor

The Red Dead Redemption 2 companion app is more than just a valuable tool for gamers —  it also has leaked details about the highly anticipated Red Dead Online and the pending arrival of the Rockstar Editor. Dataminers who dived into the companion app’s code discovered several interesting tidbits about Red Dead Online, according to […]

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Red Dead Redemption’ remains a Western frontier that’s worth saddling up for

No one has played every video game. Not even the experts. In Backlog, Digital Trends’ gaming team goes back to the important games they’ve never played to see what makes them so special … Or not. Red Dead Redemption goes a long way to live up to its name. Wearing the sand-filled boots of John […]

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Get $100 of an Xbox One when you purchase ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’

[embedded content] Red Dead Redemption 2 is less than a week away, but you might not have a current-generation system to play it on. Fear not, however, because GameStop has a deal that will help you score an Xbox One at a deep discount. From October 26 — the game’s launch date — through November […]

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Red Dead Redemption 2, Spider-Man raise game industry sales forecast for the rest of 2018

Market researcher DFC Intelligence raised its forecast for video game hardware and software sales in 2018 and 2019. The forecast improvement is based on expectations for a stronger-than-expected second half, and much of that is based on anticipation for sales of Red Dead Redemption 2, the highly anticipated sequel to Rockstar Games’ 2010 epic Western. […]