Archive For Housemarque Tag

Returnal PC Port Seemingly Spotted in Developer’s GDC Presentation

Returnal PC Port Seemingly Spotted in Developer’s GDC Presentation

Multiple leaks in recent weeks have claimed that Housemarque's roguelike third person shooter is headed to PC soon.

Returnal’s Rumoured PC Port Will Apparently Launch with Steam Deck Support

Returnal’s Rumoured PC Port Will Apparently Launch with Steam Deck Support

The SteamDB page for the roguelike sci-fi shooter was recently updated again, suggesting the game might be optimized for the Steam Deck at launch.

Returnal’s SteamDB Listing is Still Being Updated, Achievements Localized Into 19 New Languages

Returnal’s SteamDB Listing is Still Being Updated, Achievements Localized Into 19 New Languages

Following various leaks, the PC port of Housemarque's roguelike shooter is rumored to be releasing sometime this Summer.

Housemarque Wants to Use Unused Returnal Ideas for its Next Game

Housemarque Wants to Use Unused Returnal Ideas for its Next Game

Senior narrative designer Eevi Korhonen also talked about the difficulties the development team encountered while trying to inculcate story elements and manage pacing in a roguelike.

Sackboy: A Big Adventure and Returnal Are Both Coming to PC This Summer – Rumour

Sackboy: A Big Adventure and Returnal Are Both Coming to PC This Summer – Rumour

New details and screenshots on the PC ports of the two PlayStation exclusives have also allegedly leaked, lending further credence to the rumour.

Returnal Could be Coming to PC, SteamDB Listing Discovered

Returnal Could be Coming to PC, SteamDB Listing Discovered

A listing for "Oregon" contains references to Helios, Tower of Sisyphus and Returning along with several tags describing the shooter.

Returnal Patch 3.03 is Live, Balances Tower of Sisyphus Difficulty

Returnal Patch 3.03 is Live, Balances Tower of Sisyphus Difficulty

Balance changes haven't been revealed but there are bug fixes for co-op like crashes and black screens when traveling between biomes.

Returnal Director Discusses Difficulty and Accessibility, Says it’s Always Hard to “Find That Sweet Spot”

Returnal Director Discusses Difficulty and Accessibility, Says it’s Always Hard to “Find That Sweet Spot”

Game director Harry Krueger opens up about the importance of accessibility in game design and the lack of difficulty options in Returnal.

Returnal: Ascension Update is Now Live, Adds Co-op and Tower of Sisyphus Mode

Returnal: Ascension Update is Now Live, Adds Co-op and Tower of Sisyphus Mode

Two players can team up and tackle the story together, while solo players can challenge the new endless survival mode and net a high score.

Returnal Showcases Over 18 Minutes of Tower of Sisyphus Gameplay

Returnal Showcases Over 18 Minutes of Tower of Sisyphus Gameplay

Housemarque shares an extended look at the upcoming endless tower game mode called the Tower of Sisyphus, coming later this month.

Returnal: Ascension Update Brings Co-op, Tower of Sisyphus on March 22nd

Returnal: Ascension Update Brings Co-op, Tower of Sisyphus on March 22nd

Play through the entire story with a friend or challenge the various "phases" of the tower, each offering 20 floors of enemies and other dangers.

Returnal Developer Housemarque is Working on a New IP

Returnal Developer Housemarque is Working on a New IP

"We’re quite proud of what we accomplished with Returnal, and we’re quite excited to pursue that same trajectory as a company," says Returnal director Harry Krueger.

Returnal Could Get More Save Options Down The Line, Says Developer

Returnal Could Get More Save Options Down The Line, Says Developer

After the positive response to the last update that allowed a temporary save state, more options could follow for the roguelike shooter.

Returnal Developer Might Possibly be Teasing a DLC Announcement

Returnal Developer Might Possibly be Teasing a DLC Announcement

A cryptic tweet from the game's official account could be suggesting that the roguelike shooter will be getting new content soon.

Returnal Wins Develop: Star’s Game Of The Year Award

Returnal Wins Develop: Star’s Game Of The Year Award

Hoursemarque's roguelike shooter Returnal was awarded the Game of the Year award during the recent Develop: Star awards.

Returnal Update 2.0 Allows for Suspending Cycles, Adds Photo Mode

Returnal Update 2.0 Allows for Suspending Cycles, Adds Photo Mode

Housemarque finally addresses one of the biggest complaints with its rogue-lite shooter, allowing the creation of a mid-run suspend point.

Returnal Might be Getting a Major New Patch Very Soon

Returnal Might be Getting a Major New Patch Very Soon

It seems like a big upcoming update for Returnal recently went into beta, suggesting the game could see some significant changes soon.

Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Has Sold Over 1.1 Million Copies, Returnal Crosses 560,000 Units

Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Has Sold Over 1.1 Million Copies, Returnal Crosses 560,000 Units

Meanwhile, Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales, available on PS5 and PS4, currently stands at over 6.5 million units sold worldwide.

Returnal Update 1.4.1 is Live, Unlocks Platinum Trophies

Returnal Update 1.4.1 is Live, Unlocks Platinum Trophies

Housemarque's latest update for the rogue-lite shooter also fixes issues with Daily Challenges, save game corruption and some visual issues.

Other “Major Players” Besides Sony Were Also Interested in Acquiring Housemarque

Other “Major Players” Besides Sony Were Also Interested in Acquiring Housemarque

Housemarque CEO Ilari Kuittinen says the "usual suspects" from Sweden, China, and the United States were also looking to acquire the studio.