PIF Picks: The Top Gaming News from December 4-8, 2023

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PIF Picks: The Top Gaming News from December 4-8, 2023

Dive into the most exciting gaming news from December 4-8, 2023. Keep up with the latest in eagerly anticipated game releases and major developments shaping the gaming world. Our weekly roundup delivers a thorough overview and the most important highlights from the gaming industry.

Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth’s English Trailer Unveiled

The gaming world is excited as Sega unveils the English dub trailer for “Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth.” This eagerly awaited game will be released on January 26 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The trailer giv

es fans a glimpse of what to expect in the English version, featuring the voices of Daniel Dae Kim as Masataka Ebina and Danny Trejo as Dwight. In the game, Ebina leads the Seiryu Clan, a powerful yakuza group, while Dwight heads the Barracudas gang in Hawaii, overseeing a massive counterfeit goods operation.

Starbreeze Reveals ‘Project Baxter,’ A New D&D Multiplayer Adventure

Starbreeze, known for titles like “Payday 3” and “Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons,” is partnering with Wizards of the Coast to create a new cooperative multiplayer game in the Dungeons & Dragons universe. Codenamed “Project Baxter,” this game is set to launch in 2026 on all major platforms with cross-play support.

Built on Unreal Engine 5, “Project Baxter” aims to offer an immersive co-op experience. It emphasizes Starbreeze’s strengths in multiplayer gaming, community engagement, and delivering expansive adventures. While the specific genre remains unconfirmed, the game promises to uphold the essence of D&D’s role-playing legacy.

GTA VI Sets New Benchmark with Record-Breaking Trailer Views

The gaming community is abuzz with the record-breaking success of the “Grand Theft Auto VI” trailer, which skyrocketed to over 100 million views within just 24 hours of its release. This achievement not only smashed the previous record held by YouTuber Mr. Beast but also positioned “GTA VI” as a trailblazer in the digital world. 

Currently, the trailer has 104 million views on YouTube. Rockstar Games, the developer behind this much-anticipated title, has been reveling in the milestone, engaging with notable figures like Lebron James and featuring Tom Petty’s song “Love Is A Long Road” in the trailer. “Grand Theft Auto VI” is slated for release on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S in 2025, marking a new chapter in the storied franchise​.

GameSpot Names Baldur’s Gate 3 Best Game of 2023

“Baldur’s Gate 3” has been crowned GameSpot’s Game of the Year for 2023. This is a testament to its exceptional quality and immersive gameplay. This accolade highlights the game’s deep narrative, innovative mechanics, and engaging design. This have resonated strongly with players and critics alike. 

Larian Studios, the game’s developer, has crafted a dynamic experience that challenges players’ decision-making skills. This offer players with multiple pathways and outcomes based on their choices. The game’s intricate plot, top-notch voice acting, and intelligent enemy AI create a captivating world full of surprises and discoveries. The random nature of dice rolls in the game also adds an element of unpredictability​.

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