Publisher GIANTS Software announced a partnership with Volvo Construction Equipment and Volvo Trucks to introduce the Swedish manufacturer – alongside other new brands and machines for Farming Simulator 22.
Platinum Expansion includes Volvo Group & other new brands
Platinum Edition contains Farming Simulator 22 base game + expansion
Digital/retail release on November 15th for PC & consoles
More than 40 new vehicles and tools, 500+ overall
New map, gameplay-mechanics & production chains
Heavy Upgrades & Happy Little Trees
IMPEX, John Deere, Koller, Komatsu, Pfanzelt, Schwarzmüller, and many other brands alongside Volvo Group are represented in the expansion with more than 40 authentic vehicles and tools to enrich the farming and forestry experience. That includes the Volvo L200H High Lift wheel loader that was only recently unveiled to the public, the John Deere 843L-II and the John Deere FD55 wheeled feller buncher. More machines will be announced soon.
Adding Silverrun Forest, inspired by the Pacific Northwest with its woody landscapes, the Platinum Expansion extends the game with a new map and many new possibilities: Players grab tree markers to take on new forestry missions, plant new types of trees and even build a boat at the shipyard and other evolving projects – as Silverrun Forest is rife with points of interest and production chains that develop based on the delivery of logs.
Counting 500 Machines for Fields & Forest
“What we cultivated here by reaching platinum state, is the most extensive and diversified virtual farming experience the genre has to offer”, comments Boris Stefan, Head of Publishing at GIANTS Software. In the Platinum Edition, more than 500 authentic machines and tools by over 100 renowned agricultural manufacturers from all over the world are at the players' disposal to take on agriculture, forestry and animal husbandry.
Farming Simulator 22 will continue to grow in the future. A Year 1 Season Pass is available and includes the Platinum Expansion as well as previous official DLCs.
Farming Simulator 22 is available for Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, Mac, and Stadia.
Minion Masters' new “KaBOOM Kingdom” season of content, which expands the hit deck-building tower defense strategy game with a big visual overhaul and the biggest balance update yet, is now available to download for free on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Steam! Steam Users Can Grab Minion Masters’ New Premium DLC Free for a Limited Time!
Minion Masters is an Insanely simple and deceptively fun fast-paced online battle game. Choose your Minion Master and collect an army of Minions to go head-to-head with other players online, in a real-time Minion battle! Your Minions await you!
Strap in for patch 1.37 with a rework of all arenas in the game as well as a brand new adventure!
“KaBOOM Kingdom” Features:
Brand-New Arenas & Other Visual Updates: All arenas in the game have received a complete visual overhaul, and several cards have received new card art. A new arena is also available in the Season Pass!
New Adventure - Play Solo or in a Team: Embark into the KaBOOM Kingdom solo or together with a friend! New playable master: Siege Imperator Ruby brings the pain and allows you to bombard the arena in cannon fire. Many new relics have also been added to allow for a much wider array of playstyles.
New Season Pass: Earn two new cards – the electrifying Zipp’s Zappinator (legendary) and the reckless Rocket Scrat – in the free track of the Season Pass, with even more good stuff in the premium track.
Biggest Balance Update Ever: Over 40 cards and Masters have been reworked or rebalanced for improved play.
In addition, Minion Masters has released a separate new premium DLC pack on Steam and Xbox featuring a variety of cards and other bonuses. This DLC is available for $14.99, but it is free to keep on Steam for anyone who claims it between now and July 14.
Download the update for free today on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC via Steam, with full cross-play support.
Bohemia Interactive announced that it's latest update for DayZ is OUT NOW on Xbox, PlayStation and PC. Bringing explosives and weapons galore, update 1.18 also introduces train wrecks as a new dynamic event. You'll find more information in the press release below, including a new trailer too.
he update also offers a new dynamic event - this time in the form of train wrecks - which can lead to unexpected encounters on railroads located all around the map. Finally, the update includes the compact Derringer, as well as sawed-off variants for the Blaze rifle and community favourite Revolver.
Let's take a look at the Update 1.18 Dayz Update Trailer.
With update 1.18, base raiders can now use the Grenade Launcher M79 to break the spirits and bases of unfriendly survivors. The M79 offers quite the big bang, with 3 types of 40mm ammunition available. Players can search for and find smoke grenades, explosive grenades, and even rare P-OX grenades that contain deadly gas.
If you’re looking for even more bang in your life, then you’re in luck, because you can now set a timer on new plastic explosives and craftable improvised explosives, as well as search for a detonator to trigger them remotely. There’s also the possibility to cover your flanks in a firefight with the famous Clamore Mine, which offers immense directional damage at close range. And once you’ve run away with all that loot, you can celebrate the occasion with fireworks, which have managed to find their way into this explosive update.
Dovetail Games announced that Spirit of Steam, the first steam route for Train Sim World 2, is now available for Xbox One, Xbox One X, and Xbox Series X/S, PS4, PS5, and PC via Steam and the Epic Games Store for £24.99/€29.99/$29.99. Check out the official launch trailer!
Step back in time and discover the soot and sounds of the romantic steam era; climb aboard iconic living locomotives hungry for coal and water, and work hard on busy passenger and freight services through historic Merseyside and Cheshire.
Master the art of steam simulation, the firebox and boiler create the ultimate balancing act to keep these machines alive and powerful. Take on the challenge of the 1950s - with no modern comforts to rely on, the only safety system is your wit! Learn the finesse and rhythm of each locomotive to determine your speed and keep to the timetable.
Immersed in the middle of the British Railways steam era, take control of the famous LMS Jubilee Class locomotive, resplendent in nostalgic BR Brunswick Green livery, adorned with BR’s late crest. Carry passengers on a journey of a lifetime along the West Coast Main Line, over the Runcorn Railway Bridge and right into the heart of Merseyside with this express 4-6-0. Additionally, be in charge the hard-working LMS Stanier 8F Class locomotive, it’s rugged BR Late Black guise and 2-8-0 wheel configuration better suited to hauling lower speed, heavy freight trains.
Choose how you want to play; drive trains, ride around as a passenger or in the guard’s van, complete the route tasks, or simply pick a vantage point and watch the action unfold. Create your own experiences with the Scenario Planner and Livery Designer and share them with Creators Club. Whatever you choose to do, there's lots to see and experience in Train Sim World 2: Spirit of Steam.
Train Sim World 2: Spirit of Steam features include:
36-mile (58 km) route from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe, as it was in 1958
Historically accurate details, trackwork and infrastructure
15 authentic stations
LMS Jubilee Class Steam Locomotive in BR Late Brunswick Green livery
LMS Stanier 8F Class Steam Locomotive in weathered BR Late Unlined Black livery
Mk1 FK, TSO, BSO and BG Coaches in BR Maroon and Blood & Custard liveries
16t Mineral, 5-plank, Conflat and Standard Van Wagons, and a 20t Brake Van
All-new authentic steam locomotive simulation
Highly detailed, feature-rich, driving cabs with accurate true-to-life performance and handling
Authentic and detailed sound recordings, recorded from the real locomotives
Journey Mode featuring over 24 hours of activities for you to master
Accessible Training Modules and 5 detailed and engaging scenarios
Extensive 24-hour Timetable
A selection of Route Tasks to complete
Livery Designer, Scenario Planner and Creators Club compatible
Powered by Dovetail Games’ proprietary SimuGraph® vehicle dynamics engine and Unreal Engine 4® technology
Train Sim World 2: Spirit of Steam is available for Xbox One, Xbox One X, and Xbox Series X/S, PS4, PS5, and PC via Steam and the Epic Games Store for £24.99/€29.99/$29.99.
GIANTS Software (@GIANTSSoftware) announced that the Kubota Pack, a new brand in high demand is coming to Farming Simulator 22 on June 28th for PC & consoles. The brand new pack is available pre-order with a physical release in selected regions and is included in the Year 1 Season Pass.
The Kubot Pack introduces the multinational corporation Kubota that originated from Osaka, Japan over 130 years ago to the globally acclaimed series. Eleven new vehicles and tools by the industry-leading brand are included in the pack.
Featuring Kubota M8 – The Farmer’s “Office With A View”
Included in the pack is the Kubota M8, the largest Kubota tractor to date. With its spacious cab interior and an all-round view to oversee fields, the tractor promises virtual farmers the best seat in their farming “office”.
Also featured are M5, M6, and M7 tractors, as well as skid steers, track loaders and utility vehicles, to handle day-to-day farming tasks like loading and transporting goods with modern, versatile and powerful tools.
With two capable utility vehicles, including the fast and agile Sidekick and the versatile and durable RTV-X1140, players can quickly deliver products or discover and roam the lands – even together with some companions in the passenger seats. New outfits are added to the wardrobe, too. Players can put Kubota-branded clothes on to show off their brand affiliation.
Physical Release In Selected Territories
While the Kubota Pack is digitally available world-wide, it will receive a physical boxed release on PC in selected regions such as Germany, France and the UK. The Kubota Pack releases on June 28th for Farming Simulator 22.
Farming Simulator 22 is available for PC, Mac, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, PlayStation 4,, and Stadia. A Year 1 Season Pass is available, extending the game with even more content in the future – the Kubota Pack is included. GIANTS Software will also continue to release free content updates and user-generated content on the official ModHub.
World of Warships, the world’s biggest naval MMO across PC and console, launches its monthly shipment of fresh content this week on all platforms.
World of Warships on PC introduces a new fleet of French Cruisers for players to captain, alongside new Azur Lane content as part of their partnership with the immensely popular mobile game and anime. Alongside this, console players on World of Warships: Legends can experience the new Pan-European Destroyers in Early Access and take on the five-week-long Back to Belfast Campaign to earn the powerful Tier VII version of Belfast ‘43.
New ships, seasons and more in World of Warships PC
Three new French cruisers make their debut appearance in this update. Available in early access players will be able to take the helm of the Tier VIII Cherbourg, Tier IX Brest, and Tier X Marseille, all complete with large-calibre guns and deadly close-range firepower.
Azur Lane also returns to the high seas. Available from the 27th of May to collect are ship camouflages for the Iowa, Indomitable, and Shōkaku, alongside 6 new commanders including the famous Bismarck and New Jersey as well as commemorative flags. The AL Aurora and AL Azuma will expand the roster of Azur Lane ships in the game.
To close out the update, players will also be able to research the full complement of Italian Destroyers, take part in brand new seasons of Ranked and Clan Battles, and test their speed and ferocity in the return of the fan-favourite Arms Race game mode in Random and Co-op battles. You can find the full patch notes and assets here.