'PUBG Mobile' update adds Sanhok desert map and new weapons

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'PUBG Mobile' update adds Sanhok desert map and new weapons

PUBG Mobile's recruited 20 million daily active users (outside of Korea, Japan, and China) in just six months. To celebrate, Bluehole is giving gamers a massive update led by the arrival of the Sanhok map. That also means new weapons (Flare Gun, QBZ, Muscle Car and Bulletproof UAZ), along with a new Season Page that shows all your data -- including titles, highest tier reached and more -- and the usual gameplay improvements, this time tweaking the chat system, clan rankings, air drop items, and friends list, among others.

Watch the 'Civilization VI' trailer for Nintendo Switch

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Watch the 'Civilization VI' trailer for Nintendo Switch

Civilization VI is invading Nintendo Switch on November 16th, and now its creators have dropped a trailer showing what you can expect from the empire builder. In early September, 2K and Firaxis Games accidentally revealed the game's arrival's on the console in an announcement that they also quickly took down. You don't have to worry, though: the game is truly set to invade the platform with its expansions and scenario packs in tow.

'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' will head to Switch as a cloud game

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'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' will head to Switch as a cloud game

Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed: Odyssey will also land on the Switch, but in a way that probably wouldn't please a lot of people. The upcoming title is following in Resident Evil 7's footsteps and will be available for the platform as a cloud game on October 5th, 2018. Yes, that means players will have to stream it to play it and won't be able to download the whole game in one go. Also, the Switch version seems to be scheduled for release in Japan only for now.

'Pokémon' developer is releasing a Switch RPG called 'Town'

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'Pokémon' developer is releasing a Switch RPG called 'Town'

Game Freak, the Japanese video game developer behind Pokémon, is working on a turn-based RPG simply called Town. Thankfully, that's only a working title for the new IP, so they might still come up with something more memorable. Nintendo has announced the game during its latest Direct presentation, showing some of its characters and a short preview of its gameplay. Apparently, the game is a new story set "in a village with a secret to hide." Under the protection of a castle, the village's residents enjoyed peace until giant monsters started showing up and wreaking havoc. The villagers now have to team up and fight off the fiends with their smarts and their tools.

'Final Fantasy VII' and other classics are heading to Switch

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'Final Fantasy VII' and other classics are heading to Switch

If you've always wanted to play classic Final Fantasy titles on your Nintendo Switch, well now you can. Nintendo has just announced that a whole array of older Final Fantasy games will be available on its flagship console either later this year or in 2019. Final Fantasy XV pocket edition is available now, World of Final Fantasy Maxima will drop on November 6th, Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon will be available this winter, while 2019 will see the arrival of Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles, Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy IX, a HD remaster of Final Fantasy X/X-2 and Final Fantasy XII: the Zodiac Age.

'Katamari Damacy Reroll' on Switch upgrades the original for HD

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'Katamari Damacy Reroll' on Switch upgrades the original for HD

The original Katamari Damacy game is coming back, and this time it's in high definition. Katamari Damacy Reroll is a remastered version for the Switch that's due in "winter 2018," complete with motion control via Joy-Con, HD Rumble support, and a two-player mode. We don't have much else in the way of details as it was just announced during today's Nintendo Direct stream, but we've got the trailer queued up for you to watch below.