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Risk of Rain Returns update 1.0.4

Heads up for Risk of Rain Returns as a new version 1.0.4 update has been made available.

New bug fixes, balance changes, and overall gameplay improvements are a part of the patch. Going into more of the specifics, it also comes with changes for Providence Trials and aiming.

Here’s the full rundown:

Risk of Rain Returns launch trailer

Risk of Rain Returns has now launched, and we have a new trailer to celebrate. This is a redone version of the series’ first game that’s just come to Switch.

A ton of information can be found in the following overview:

Risk of Rain Returns, Risk of Rain 2: Survivors of the Void release date

Gearbox and Hopoo Games today announced a release date for both Risk of Rain Returns and Risk of Rain 2: Survivors of the Void. Both are due out on November 8, 2023.

Risk of Rain Returns is a complete remake of the original game from the ground up with additional features, enhanced visuals, and new music from composer Chris Christodoulou. Also revealed as Pilot, a highly mobile and context-sensitive Survivor for the game. He’s equipped with a range of utility, direct, and airborne abilities and his signature move, Clusterfire, is a triple burst shot that can damage groups of enemies or finish them off.

Have a Nice Death physical

Original (10/11): Pix’n Love is teaming up with Gearbox Publishing and Magic Design Studios for a physical release of Have a Nice Death on Switch, the company announced today. It will be available in late 2023.

Pix’n Love says more details will follow at a later date. However, we know that each copy will come with a reversible cover and instruction booklet.

UFO: Unidentified Falling Objects gameplay

New gameplay is in for UFO: Unidentified Falling Objects, a puzzle platformer Gearbox brought to Switch this week. 17 minutes of footage is available.

For those interested in learning more about it, check out the following overview:

UFO: Unidentified Falling Objects launch trailer

A fresh launch trailer has arrived for UFO: Unidentified Falling Objects. This week, Gearbox Publishing brought it to Switch.

We have more information in the following overview:

Have a Nice Death update August 2023

Have a Nice Death got a new update on Switch this week, and it comes with some notable improvements. Per usual we have the patch notes.

Magic Design Studios has improved performance, implemented new “quality of death” improvements, and fixed many known issues. A bunch of balance adjustments are included as well.

UFO: Unidentified Falling Objects

Gearbox Publishing and developer Andrew Morrish announced today that Unidentified Falling Objects (UFO) is making its way to Switch. You can pick it up on July 18, 2023.

UFO: Unidentified Falling Objects is a puzzle platformer that drops players directly into the puzzle board to dodge falling obstacles, set up combos, and blast blocks to survive as long as possible and achieve a high score. The game has a single-player campaign plus for support for local multiplayer in one versus one battles as well as online play in which you can compete against up to 19 other players.

Have a Nice Death update

Have a Nice Death just released its first update, and it’s now available on Switch.

Improvements are included such as improved loading times and better performance. Several fixes have been implemented as well.

The full patch notes for the Have A Nice Death update are as follows:

Blanc update 1.1.2

Blanc was given a new update on Switch this week, bumping it to version 1.1.2.

Various improvements have been made across the board relating to gameplay, connectivity, controls, and more. Players will also find a more stable experience thanks to  bug fixes.

The full patch notes are as follows:


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