As England enters its last weekend of lockdown (but not really), there’s plenty to get up to this weekend while remaining safely inside. From Formula 1 to Rugby, there’s loads of sport to watch on TV, but who could forget about the new consoles that are providing us with some great games to enjoy? Oh, and maybe you’re doing some bargain hunting online?
Let me know what you’re planning to get up to below, but not before we take a glance at the past seven days on TSA:
In the News This Week
- Square Enix lost a huge amount of money on Marvel’s Avengers
- Red Dead Online standalone edition announced
- Sony is reportedly banning people sharing access to the PlayStation Plus Collection on PS5
- Metro Exodus is getting a free update for PS5 & Xbox Series X|S – 4A Games also announce sequel and… Metro multiplayer?
- Black Ops Cold War Nuketown Easter Egg reveals secret mode
- FIFA 21 free next-gen upgrade detailed for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S
- Greedfall will be releasing on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S, new expansion coming too
- Cuphead’s The Delicious Last Course DLC has been delayed again
- Star Wars: Squadrons update 3.0 deploys next-gen upgrade
- Nintendo eShop Black Friday deals will save you 33% on Zelda, Xenoblade Chronicles, Fire Emblem & much more
And are you wondering what freebies you can grab with your online subs next week?
- December’s PlayStation Plus includes Worms Rumble
- December’s Xbox Games with Gold features Stacking & Saints Row
Games in Review
Here’s what was in our review list this week:
- Destiny 2: Beyond Light – PS5, PS4, XBX, XBS, XBO, PC, Stadia – 8/10
- Tenderfoot Tactics – PC – 8/10
- If Found… – NSW – 8/10
- The Signifier – PS4, XBO, PC – 7/10
- Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory – PS4, XBO, NSW – 7/10
- PAW Patrol: Mighty Pups Save Adventure Bay – PS4, XBO, NSW, PC – 6/10
- Uppers – PC – 6/10
- Shadow Fight Arena – Android, iOS – 6/10
- Damsel – PS4, XBO, PC – 4/10
- Cobra Kai: The Karate Kid Saga Continues – PS4, XBO, NSW, PC – 3/10
- No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle – NSW – No Score
And we had one hardware review for our readers looking for a new controller, plus something a little different:
Elsewhere, Mahin turned their attention to R.U.S.E, the real-time strategy game, and spoke to three players about what still brings them back to the game a decade on from launch.
Finally, What We Played was packed full, and included Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Demon’s Souls & COD Black Ops Cold War.
Here’s what you in our community has been up to this week:
- Crazy_Del‘s 500th Platinum, and first on PS5 was Miles Morales. That was swiftly followed by Astro’s Playroom, MK11, Spiderman Remastered, Cencept Destruction, Watchdogs Legion, and Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. Seven Platinum’s in a week has to be a record!
- willbuchanan has been playing more Far Cry 5, and also found someone to help mop up the multiplayer trophies.
- Andrewww called AstroBot “truly excellent”, and is looking forward to returning to Demon’s Souls.
Have a good weekend and I’ll see you again soon!