CD Projekt Red Showcases Witcher 3 Free Netflix DLC Update, Out December 14th

CD Projekt Red Showcases Witcher 3 Free Netflix DLC Update, Out December 14th

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on Youtube In case you missed it, CD Projekt Red’s award-winning video game The Witcher 3 is receiving a “next-gen” update on December 14th. As part of this, there’ll also be some Witcher Netflix DLC added to the game – even on the Nintendo Switch. In a new live stream, CDPR … Read more

God Of War Ragnarök Director ‘Would Love’ A Shot At Castlevania

God Of War Ragnarök Director ‘Would Love’ A Shot At Castlevania

“Is that you, BOY?” —Kratos, definitely.Image: Sony/Nintendo/Konami/Kotaku God of War Ragnarok just came out, and yet, there appears to be some hopefulness around the action-adventure game getting DLC. 2018’s god of war didn’t get any sort of expansion after launch, so why this follow-up would when it’s supposed to conclude the rebooted series is a … Read more

Netflix Buys Up Yet Another Games Developer

Netflix Buys Up Yet Another Games Developer

Netflix is ​​tripling down on its mission to be more than a streaming service. The platform and production company is also a burgeoning video game developer. On Monday, as an expansion of the company’s foray into gaming, Netflix announced it has acquired Spry Fox—a formerly independent game-maker based in Seattle. The developer is the sixth … Read more

Xbox Now Says It Will Have To Increase Prices, But To What?

Xbox Now Says It Will Have To Increase Prices, But To What?

Xbox Series S Microsoft While Microsoft was happy to announce no current plans to increase Xbox-related prices even as Meta and PlayStation started to raise their asking price on hardware, the emphasis there was on “current” plans. Now, facing a global recession and ever-increasing costs, Phil Spencer is now saying price hikes likely will be … Read more

Netflix Turns Things Around After Months-Long Struggle

Netflix Turns Things Around After Months-Long Struggle

Netflix has gained more than 2.4 million paying subscribers over the past three months, the company announced in its 2022 third quarter earnings report. The uptick in customers is more than enough to make up for the back-t0-back drop in memberships the streaming service incurred earlier in the year. The number also exceeds expectations. Back … Read more

The Difference Between a Monopsony and a Monopoly (and Why It Matters for Your Favorite TV Show)

The Difference Between a Monopsony and a Monopoly (and Why It Matters for Your Favorite TV Show)

Photo: Manuel Esteban (Shutterstock) You’ve probably noticed your favorite streaming giants, the likes of Netflix, Hulu, and HBO Max—once the haven for creators lured in by the freedom to make shows that would never fly on broadcast TV—are increasingly resorting to tactics like subscription price hikes and a shift to cheaper, more formulaic (aka “safe”) … Read more

Why Are We Ignoring the Disturbing Allegations Against ‘Squid Game’ Star Lee Jung-jae?

Why Are We Ignoring the Disturbing Allegations Against ‘Squid Game’ Star Lee Jung-jae?

Lee Jung-jae took home Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series at Monday night’s Emmys for his role in Netflix’s global smash Squid Gamebesting the likes of Better Call Saul‘s Bob Odenkirk and Succession‘s Jeremy Strong and Brian Cox. In the process, he made history as the first Asian man to win the Lead Actor … Read more

Netflix Is Helping Make A New Assassin’s Creed Game

Netflix Is Helping Make A New Assassin’s Creed Game

Photo: Mykolastock (Shutterstock) Netflix seems determined to make its name in the gaming space. During Saturday’s Ubisoft Forward showcase, where the French company is highlighting its latest and greatest, the streaming giant came onstage to announce a new partnership that will see the release of three exclusive mobile games. Beyond a new Assassin’s Creedyou can … Read more

‘The Crown’ To Pause Filming Following Queen Elizabeth’s Death

‘The Crown’ To Pause Filming Following Queen Elizabeth’s Death

“The Crown” is expected to pause production following the death of Queen Elizabeth II out of respect for the British monarch, according to the writer of the Netflix historical drama. ″’The Crown’ is a love letter to her and I’ve nothing to add for now, just silence and respect. I expect we will stop filming … Read more