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Warframe ‘Shrine Of The Eidolon’ Update Arrives Next Week

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Warframe may be the best ‘under the radar’ game being played these days, and certainly can make a valid argument for having one of the most devout gamers in their community.

For those of you who play Warframe on either the Xbox One or the Playstation will have the Shrine of The Eidolon update landing next week, which will be will be available to download for free.

The Warframe Shrine of The Eidolon update, which dropped in February for the PC edition of the gameadds new content to the Plains of Eidolon expansion.

In the update, players will be introduced to 2 new Eidolon bosses, called the Gantulyst and the Hydrolyst along with the following:

Warframe Shrine Of The Eidolon Update

GANTULYST
Legends say the Gantulyst wields an enormous boulder for an arm and radiates powerful beams of Sentient energy. The Ostrons built a shrine in its honor hoping to gain its favor.

HYDROLYST
The Ostrons believe the Hydrolyst is an omen of impending natural disaster. Stories describe a distinct, pungent aroma that precedes the arrival of this toxic beast.

RIVEN TRANSMUTATION
If you’re worthy, you’ll receive a guaranteed Riven Transmuter from the Hydrolyst. This consumable item can transmute four Riven Mods into a brand-new Riven. Combining four Rivens of the same type (i.e Rifle, Melee, Shotgun, etc.) will result in a transmuted Riven of that type.

DRIVE THE DARGYN
Take your fight to the skies by hijacking any Dargyn in the Plains. Use these to aid in your search for the new Eidolons.

WARFRAME POWER & WEAPON CHANGES
In case you missed it – we’re doing some Warframe and Weapon rebalancing! Check out our Dev Workshop to get a deep dive into what we’ve changed and why for Warframes like Ember, Atlas, Zephyr and more!

 

Expect the update to arrive on March 6th and you can get a look at it via the official trailer below:

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Soedesco Acquires Superlumen

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Game publisher Soedesco has officially acquired 100% of the share in Spanish studio Superlumen for a pricetag that has not been disclosed.

Sperlumen, which was founded back i 2015, specializes in virtual reality development, and is the team behind the point-and-click game Desolatium, which is set to make it’s official arrival later this year.

“We strongly believe the acquisition of Superlumen to be a great long-term strategic decision,” Soedesco Ibericá general manager Barnando Hernandez said in an official statement. “The studio has a talented and passionate development team, a strong brand identity and a lot of creative potential which we intend to leave uncompromised as we move forward. We’re looking forward to bringing new IPs and games to our audience in the coming years.”

“After 6 years of developing virtual experiences for prominent Spanish brands, we have decided to focus more on developing our own IP” Superlumen CEO Juan Cassinello commented. “We are eager to work and learn alongside our new colleagues and create the best possible video games for our audience.”

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Microsoft Accuses Sony of Paying Game Devs to Stay Off Game Pass

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Microsoft claims that Sony has been paying video game developers to keep their games off the Xbox Game Pass subscription service offering, according to VGC.

As part of a document sent to Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) to justify its proposed acquisition of Activision Blizzard, the company claimed that Sony actively attempts to “inhibit growth” of Game Pass by trying to prevent content from landing on Game Pass.

“Microsoft’s ability to continue expanding Game Pass has been obstructed by Sony’s desire to inhibit such growth,” the company said in the documents. “Sony pays for ‘blocking rights’ to prevent developers from adding content to Game Pass and other competing subscription services.”

Additionally, Microsoft called Sony’s concern regarding the potential that Call of Duty could become an exclusive Xbox title “incoherent”, pointing to Sony’s own exclusivity strategies related to Playstation.

“It only reveals, once again, a fear about an innovative business model that offers high-quality content at low costs to gamers, threatening a leadership that has been forged from a device-centric and exclusivity-focused strategy over the years,” Microsoft said.

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Sales Drop 15% in Square Enix Q1 Report

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Square Enix, the team behind the classic franchise Final Fantasy, has officially released their financial earnings for the three months ended June 30th, 2022, and numbers demonstrate a drop in sales.

Square Enix’s Digital Entertainment division is comprised of HD Game, MMO, and Mobile/PC browser sub segments as well.

In summary:

  • Net sales: $553 million, down 15.5% year-on-year
  • Profit: $136 million, up 45% year-on-year
  • Digital Entertainment net sales: $397 million, down 23% year-on-year
  • Amusement segment net sales: $89 million, up 27% year-over-year
  • The HD Games subsection generated $89 million, a decrease of 52.2% from the same period last year
  • Mobile/PC Browser games saw a 17% drop year-over-year, clocking $202 million
  • MMOs clocked $104 million, a 20.7% growth year-over-year

Square Enix attributed the decline of HD Games to the lack of game releases for the quarter, while also adding that its MMO Final Fantasy XIV continued to see an increase in its monthly subscribers.

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