Gaming

Nemesis brings alien impregnation horror to your tabletop—and it works

Enlarge / The intruders are… unpleasant. Awaken Realms Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. You’re roused early from cold sleep. The ship’s hibernatorium—and likely the remainder of the ship—is running on half power. There’s a body nearby. More accurately, there’s a body […]

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Game delays are the new day one patch

Cyberpunk 2077 is delayed. So is Watch Dogs: Legion, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Marvel’s Avengers, and Doom Eternal. Cyberpunk 2077 developer and publisher CD Projekt Red announced on January 6 that it will move the game’s launch from April to September 2020. It’s never fun for players to hear a game is delayed, especially when years […]

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New Star Wars movie to be made by Thor: Ragnarok director?

Enlarge Aurich Mandalorian Ragnarok Over the past few years, New Zealand’s Taika Waititi has become one of our favorite directors here at Ars. And with good reason—his back catalogue of feature films includes Eagle vs Shark, Boy, What We Do in the Shadows, Thor: Ragnarok, and last year’s controversial-but-excellent, Oscar-nominated Jojo Rabbit. And soon, we’ll […]

Gaming

Cyberpunk 2077 delayed to September

Cyberpunk 2077 is delayed. The sci-fi adventure is not going to make it out for its April release date. Developer CD Projekt Red revealed today that it is now coming September 17. This gives the studio more time to polish the game (such as fixing more bugs and working on other systems) before it launches […]