#Videogames

Battlegrounds Mobile India is an Indian version of PUBG Mobile. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • To have access to the beta version of Battlegrounds Mobile India, a user will have to register as a tester
  • On June 17, Krafton had granted early access to selected gamers in India
  • There is still no official word on the game's launch date

PUBG Mobile is expected to launch in June 18. (Photo Credit-Opoyi)

  • PUBG Mobile was banned in India in September last year under Section 69A of the Information Technology (IT) Act
  • Selected gamers and streamers got early access to the game on Thursday
  • There is no official statement about the release of the regular version yet

.California, USA
Cyberpunk 2077 will return to PlayStation stores from next week. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@CyberpunkGame)

  • The game was reportedly one of the most expensive ever made
  • Sony confirmed the game would be relisted this month
  • In December 2020, Sony pulled the game from PlayStation stores

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Game sensations like 'Hades' and 'Halo Infinite' are coming to Xbox.(Representational/Pixabay)

  • Microsoft unveiled a batch of new titles for Xbox at E3
  • The Xbox maker showed off 30 new games coming to its console
  • "As a company, Microsoft is all-in on gaming," said Satya Nadella 

A showcase event from Microsoft and Bethesda Softworks kicks off Day 2 of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • A showcase event from Microsoft and Bethesda Softworks kicks off Day 2 of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3)
  • Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the annual video game expo was cancelled in 2020
  • This year's event, which will take place from Monday to Tuesday, will be entirely online

.Chicago, IL, USA
EA is the maker of popular gaming titles such as "Battlefield". (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Electronic Arts said Thursday hackers managed to steal source code
  • The attack was unlikely to have an impact on gamers or business operations
  • "We are investigating a recent incident of intrusion," said an EA spokesperson

Nintendo is one of the major companies in the gaming industry, along with Sony and Microsoft. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Nintendo has announced 'Nintendo Gallery', a museum dedicated to the Japanese video game company's long history
  • Nintendo Gallery is set to open by the spring 2024
  •  Kyoto's Uji Ogura Plant will be converted into Nintendo Gallery to showcase the company's history

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Eevee is a Pokemon species in Nintendo’s Pokemon franchise.. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@EeveePositivity)

  • Eevee made its first appearance in the video games Pokemon Red and Blue
  • Eevee, a ‘Normal’-type Pokemon, has the ability to alter the composition of its body to suit its surrounding environment
  • It's unstable genetic code allows it to evolve into eight different Pokemons, which are also known as ‘Eeveelutions’

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The video gives an insight of the game (Photo Credits: Twitter/@NintendoAmerica)

  • Mario Golf: Super Rush received a new gameplay trailer which reveals all the 16 characters as well as its game modes
  • The game will be released on June 25, 2021
  • The game’s game modes allow you to play with up to four friends locally or online

.Kyoto, Japan
The firm said surging sales were propelled by the runaway popularity of the Nintendo Switch. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Net profit jumped 85.7% from a year earlier to 480.4 billion yen
  • Nintendo broke its previous profit record set in 2008-09
  • Nintendo forecast global sales at 25.5 million Switch units for this fiscal year