In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

MAJOR NEWS

Sony reps the PS5 hard in PlayStation Showcase 2021:

After skipping the majority of the mid-year gaming news season, Sony Interactive Entertainment brought its AAA game to the fore with a brilliant 40-minute showing.

Insomniac Games announces Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 and Marvel’s Wolverine

Okay bubs, Insomniac’s first announcement of the show was…


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

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  • Ben enjoyed seeing Button City in action but found that its “poor interactive elements and a general lack of polish” kept it from making an impact beyond its laid back aesthetic.

MAJOR NEWS

Sony backtracks and makes PS4-PS5 upgrades free again, commits to no more free upgrades

Following severe backlash from fans and journalists, Sony Interactive Entertainment President & CEO…


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP

MAJOR NEWS

The Singaporean government is investigating the country’s Ubisoft office for potentially breaching workplace laws

Ubisoft seemed determined to beat out Activision-Blizzard as…


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP

MAJOR NEWS

Penny Arcade & Reed Exhibitions cancel PAX Aus 2021 as well

PAX Aus’s organisers have announced that, for the second year running…


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP

  • In the latest Doublejump Radio episode, John & Abir discussed the ongoing toxic workplace saga at Activision-Blizzard & Ubisoft, the Aussie government’s campaign to lure foreign game investment, and the games shown off at Annapurna Interactive’s first digital showcase.

MAJOR NEWS

Blizzard’s President steps down, sponsors distance themselves from and tournaments

During the third week…


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP

  • Callum traded cabbage for guns to review Hungry Couch Games’s Black Skylands and found it to be “an engaging title with plenty of promise”.
  • In the latest Doublejump Radio episode, John & Abir talked about the beginnings of the turmoil at Activision-Blizzard, EA Play…

In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP

  • Callum reviewed Phantom Abyss in early access form and found it to be “an engaging roguelite platformer” even if its multiplayer feature doesn’t add much to the experience.
  • John took us back to the heady days of 2020 to analyse Nioh 2 and its…


In the spirit of keeping our readers up to date with what’s happening in the video game industry, the Doublejump Digest is a brief collection of the major news stories from the past week. Keep an eye out for the Digest every Sunday night, and head on into the archive for news from weeks gone by!

FROM DOUBLEJUMP

MAJOR NEWS

Valve unveils its first portable system, the Steam Deck

Valve Corporation and IGN jointly-announced the former’s latest foray into gaming hardware, a portable and handheld gaming PC called the…


Six Days in Fallujah’s re-announcement this past February came as a shock to pretty much everyone. It’s one of the most controversial shooters in recent memory, and I feel pretty confident in saying that nobody would have thought it was coming back after original developer Atomic Games went bankrupt in 2011… yet here we are, a decade later, with a new trailer from a new team taking another chance on a game based on one of the most brutal military engagements in recent history.

With that trailer now out in the wild, and Highwire Games’ commitment to finishing and releasing…

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