Video game music label and publisher Materia Collective have come under fire after reports that they’ve missed up to two year’s worth of royalty payments to their artists. Last night, one of the musicians behind Celeste‘s B-Sides (remixed songs from the game’s OST) claimed the music label hadn’t paid him for sales or streams since 2019. Materia Collective followed up with an apology shortly after, acknowledging their mistake, but now more artists have come forward saying that Materia have failed to make payments to them too. … [Read more...] about Game music label under fire over late royalty payments
Wow, what a week! After a sleepy start to 2021 in video game news land, this week saw two explosive announcements around a resurgent LucasArts - sorry, Lucasfilm Games: a brand new Indiana Jones game from Wolfenstein developer Machine Games, and a brand new, open-world Star Wars game from Massive, the maker of The Division. … [Read more...] about The Star Wars games we’d love to see next – it’s the Eurogamer next-gen news cast!
In terms of hardware, the Nintendo Switch was the best-selling console in terms of units and dollar sales for December 2020 and the full year. The Switch's annual dollar sales in 2020 were the second highest for any platform in US history, only trailing 2008 when the sales of the Wii were higher. … [Read more...] about Top-Selling Games And Consoles Of 2020 Revealed For The US
While the AtGames Legends devices already come with a huge selection of pre-installed games, the ones available via ArcadeNet tend to be a bit more memorable. They include classic Neo Geo games like Art of Fighting 2, Garou: Mark of the Wolves, and Metal Slug as well as pinball tables from Gottlieb. … [Read more...] about Stream Classic Arcade Games With AtGames’ ArcadeNet
Though not the most-recent entry of The King of Fighters, The King of Fighters XIII is one of the more recognizable, having been on the market for six years before creator SNK dropped The King of Fighters XIV in 2016. The King of Fighters XIII features mechanics familiar to fans of the series, such as its traditional 3v3 team composition. This entry also introduces the brand-new EX mode, a buff that unleashes a more powerful version of a character's special. SNK recently confirmed that a reveal for The King of Fighters XV premieres early next month. … [Read more...] about Xbox Games With Gold (January 2021): 2 Free Games Are Live Early