Hideo Kojima wants to work with manga artist Junji Ito on a horror game

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Hideo Kojima wants to work with manga artist Junji Ito on a horror game

Ever since Konami killed off Kojima Productions' Silent Hill, leaving us with just the playable teaser, PT, people have been keeping their fingers crossed that Hideo Kojima will return to horror. These hopes have been stoked by the designer himself, but we still don't know what the studio's next game will be. According to manga artist Junji Ito, however, a horror game is on the cards. 

"Gigaleak" of alleged Nintendo source code includes major games from N64 and NES

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An anonymous poster on message board 4chan has leaked a massive trove of alleged source code and internal documents from Nintendo. The leak includes the source code, and development versions of code, for many famous and popular Nintendo games of the 1990s Nintendo 64 and SNES eras. The material is apparently fully authentic.

Space station sim Spacebase Startopia now has beta access for pre-orders

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Space station sim Spacebase Startopia now has beta access for pre-orders

Kalypso has announced that upcoming sim Spacebase Startopia now includes closed beta access for anyone who pre-purchases on Steam. If you were holding off on this one because you wanted the Steam version, and you'd like to play the (unfinished) game now: Congratulations. Spacebase Startopia is developed by Realmforge, creators of the Dungeons series, which is underrated but pretty hard to get into.

Apex Legends crossplay will not match PC with Console by default

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Apex Legends crossplay will not match PC with Console by default

Apex Legends is getting crossplay this fall across its Origin, Steam, Xbox One, PS4, and Switch versions, which dredges up the age-old crossplay problem of "people on PC with a mouse and keyboard and an ultrawide and a jacked up FOV keep winning." Okay, maybe only parts of that are age-old problems. (Apex legends is also coming to Steam.) 

Magic: The Gathering Arena won't get cards from "The List" in Zendikar Rising

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Magic: The Gathering Arena won't get cards from

King of card games Magic: The Gathering announced a new kind of card pack yesterday for upcoming set Zendikar Rising, the Set Booster. These new Set Boosters have a different mix of cards, and rarities of cards, than normal card packs. They've got 14 cards in them, but only 12 of those cards are guaranteed to be Magic cards, as opposed to the 15 in a Draft Booster. To make up for that, those 12 cards have a higher-than-normal chance of including rare and mythic rare cards.