Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Next Major Update Gets a Release Date

Today Microsoft and Asobo Studio released a new development update for Microsoft Flight Simulator, and it included the release date of the next major update.

We learn that Sim Update 4 will is planned to launch on Tuesday, May 25.

World Update 5, which will feature the countries of Northern Europe (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Iceland) is confirmed for June without a specific release date. Sim update 5 will follow in July if everything goes according to Asobo’s plans.

Among the improvement planned for Sim Update 4 we see work on the Garmin avionics and autopilot, live weather, the excessive icing effect, turboprop engines, ATC phraseology, LOD and density issues for trees and water, the approach flightback bug, and more.

Recently, we published our massive interview with head of Microsoft Flight Simulator Jorg Neumann, who provided a lot of new info about the present and future of the sim. Yesterday … Read the rest

6 Anime Characters Who Are Way Too OP for Their Universes

One of the best parts about anime is getting to see a bunch of powerful characters pull off moves and abilities that are way too exaggerated to ever happen in the real world. Yet, even then, there are some anime characters that exist in the genre that are so overpowered for their respective worlds that it’s kind of unfair.

Below, we’ve compiled a list of six anime characters who are way too OP for their universes. Be sure to leave any of the ones we didn’t cover, as well as any feedback, in the comments section at the bottom.

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Saitama – One Punch Man

Anime Characters Who Are Way Too OP

Image Source: Viz Media via Crunchyroll

When One Punch Man’s anime debuted in 2015, it was all anyone could talk about, even attracting a lot of mainstream attention from non-anime fans. All of that was thanks … Read the rest

Guilty Gear -Strive- Getting Second Open Beta for PS5 and PS4; Anji & I-No Will Be Playable

Today Arc System Works reached out with a press release to announce a second open beta for its upcoming fighting game Guilty Gear -Strive-.

The beta will run on PS5 and PS4 between 8:00 pm PDT on May 13 to 7:59 am PDT on May 16. A pre-download will be available for  8:00 am PDT on May 7.

This time around, the full cast of launch characters will be playable, including I-No and Anji, who weren’t playable in the previous beta.

Below you can find the modes available in the open beta.

  • Versus – Play against the CPU or another player.
  • Tutorial – Learn the basics of gameplay.
  • Training – Practice with custom settings.
  • Network – Play against others from across the globe. Player Matches (player created rooms) will not be available during the beta test.

Cross-play will be available between PS5 and PS4 and if you already have the … Read the rest

3 Reasons Naruto Fans Need to Start Watching Boruto Again

Boruto has not had the best track record with most Naruto fans, as many simply saw it as a way to milk the franchise with a spin-off that wasn’t even planned. It also didn’t help that its titular character and story were basically just rehashes of the original.

Due to this, it makes complete sense as to why a lot of viewers would drop the show. Even if you did end up ditching this sequel series, we are here to tell you three reasons why now is the perfect time for Naruto fans to start watching Boruto again. 

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Masashi Kishimoto

Image Source: CBR

The first bad sign for fans that Boruto wasn’t going to be the same quality as Naruto was when it was revealed that its series creator, Masashi Kishimoto, wouldn’t be writing the manga. Instead, he was merely a supervisor, and Ukyo Kodachi wrote … Read the rest

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Coming to Xbox According to Microsoft Store Leak

Today the Microsoft Store has leaked another upcoming announcement of another game coming to Xbox and Windows 10, Dragon Quest Builders 2.

According to the official store page (spotted by Resetera user rrc1594), the game is releasing for Xbox and Windows 10 on May 4, 2021.

It’ll also be available on Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and Game Pass for PC.

If you’re unfamiliar with Dragon Quest Builders 2, which is already available for PS4, PC, and Nintendo Switch, you can read an official description below and our review. Incidentally, it also comes with plenty of content originally released as DLC.

Dragon Quest Builders 2 is the critically acclaimed block-building RPG from Dragon Quest series creators Yuji Horii, character designer Akira Toriyama and composer Koichi Sugiyama. Embark on an epic journey and become the master Builder! Customize your character and set off to revive a forsaken world alongside a mysterious companion

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Hood: Outlaws & Legends For PS5, Xbox Series X & More Shows Coastal Map in New Trailer

Focus Home Interactive released one more brand new trailer of its upcoming multiplayer medieval heist game Hood: Outlaws & Legends.

The video focuses on one of the maps available in the game, and precisely the Coastal map of Caer Merthyr, squeezed between two foreboding keeps.

You can check it out below.

Hood: Outlaws & Legends releases on May 10 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Pre-orders grant an early access period starting on May 7.

If you’re unfamiliar with the game, you can read an official description below and check out a series of previous trailers, one on the Ranger, one on the Hunter, one on the Brawler, one on the Mystic, one on the Graveyard map, one of the Marshland map, one on the Outpost map, one on the heist gameplay loop, and one on progression.

“Faced with a merciless, unchecked state, rebels and rogues battle to

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Marvel Future Revolution Gets New Gameplay Trailer Revealing Black Widow in Action

Marvel has been quiet for quite a while on the upcoming mobile game Marvel Future Revolution developed by Netmarble. Yet, recently that have kickstarted the marketing engine once more.

Today a trailer has been revealed showcasing another playable character: Black Widow.

On top of her, more superheroes have been recently revealed on top of the original four (Spider-Man, Captain Marvel, Captain America, and Doctor Strange), Iron Man, Star-Lord, and Storm.

You can watch the trailer below, alongside official artwork.

At the moment, there is no relese date for Marvel Future Revolution, but we know that it’s coming for iOS and android.

If you’re unfamiliar with the game (which wouldn’t be surprising considering the year of silence) it’s a mobile multiplayer open-world RPG for iOS and Android.

The story is about the “Convergence,” a multiverse catastrophe in which universes collide, which means that we’ll be able to play plenty of versions of … Read the rest

Bigwest Confirms Plans to Release Macross Franchise Worldwide Including Anime, Games, Toys, & More

Following the announcement of the deal that unlocked the possibility of releasing the popular Macross franchise on the global market, Bigwest followed up with another reveal illustrating its plans.

According to the announcement, the plan is to release internationally all the works part of the franchise made after 1987 including all future titles, even beyond the Macross Delta film currently in production.

This extends beyond anime to “games, toys, live performances and other content and merchandising as well.”

The announcement was accompanied by messages from Shoji Kawamori and Haruhiko Mikimoto.

Shoji Kawamori:

“For creators like me, our work only comes to life for when it is viewed by people.
It seems that the time has just started to move, after years and years of stillness.

I’d like to express my sincere gratitude to all the people involved who have helped bring Macross to the world.
Last but not least, I

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Samurai Shodown Gets New Trailer Showing Hibiki Takane From The Last Blade 2; DLC Release Date Revealed

Today SNK is taking a short break from revealing characters coming to The King of Fighter XV, and instead we get a reveal for Samurai Shodown.

To be more precise, we get the gameplay reveal of Hibiki Takane, who will join as a guest character from SNK’s own The Last Blade 2.

Revealed back in January, she will be the second character of the third season pass for the game, and she will launch on April 28.

You can watch her in action below in the trailer alongside her first screenshots.

Hibiki Takane will be the second character of Samurai Shodown’s third season pass. She will follow on the footsteps of Cham Cham, while two more characters remain to be revealed.

That being said, we already know that another guest character is coming as a guest from another series, more precisely Arc System Works’ Guilty Gear. Incidentally, today we learn … Read the rest

Outriders Inventory Restoration Fix Will Give Players Some Weapons Back

Outriders publisher Square Enix detailed how item restoration will work for the cooperative multiplayer shooter after a bug caused players’ inventories to be completely wiped.

According to the Reddit post, players who have lost their gear to the bug will be restored. The recovered gear will have the same attributes as before, but will have “God Roll”, or the best, values. The weapons and gear will also be recovered at the character’s highest equip level, so some players may have their older gear upgraded to a higher level.

The company said the process will work differently across two groups of players affected. “Group A” consists of players who lost their inventories and their characters became unplayable by not being able to log in. “Group B” consists of players who lost gear, but their characters were still playable after the wipe.

Group A will have “all items, regardless of rarity, that … Read the rest