The Biggest Gaming News For October 25, 2022

The games industry slows for no one and there's plenty of big stories to get through today, so let's jump right into. For starters, Amazon gave us a special present for Fallout 25th birthday, as it revealed the first official look at its upcoming Fallout TV show via a new screenshot.

Pokemon is getting festive for the spooky season by revealing a new Ghost 'mon called Greavard, while Microsoft is bringing Age of Empires to consoles for the first time in 25 years. For more information, just read on.

Amazon Reveals First Look At Fallout TV Show

We still don't know much about Amazon's upcoming Fallout series, but we know a little bit more now thanks to a new screenshot shared by the company for the franchise's 25th anniversary. In the screenshot, we can see several Vault Dwellers presumably exiting Vault 33 for the very first time, as several are slightly intimidated by the large Vault door while one person stands in its doorway. We can also see the legs of someone on the floor, suggesting the Dwellers in the screenshot may have violently fought their way to the exit.

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Reveals Cute Ghost-Type Dog That Eats Your Soul

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet has revealed yet another new creature for fans to fawn over, this time a spooky Ghost-type Pokemon now that Halloween is right around the corner. A new trailer shows a women hunting Ghost-type Pokemon, eventually encountering a good little boy called Greavant. After playing fetch with a stick for a while, the woman collapses for some unknown reason, but it was revealed afterwards that Greavant likes to drain the life force of those he's close to. So, rest in peace that woman I guess.

Age of Empires 2 And 4 Coming To Xbox Consoles In 2023

Ever since the first game launched 25 years ago, Age of Empires has exclusively launched on PC – understandable since it's an RTS series. Well that's coming to end in 2023, as Microsoft announced that both Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition and Age of Empires 4 will be launching on Xbox One and Xbox Series X next year. We only have to wait until January 31 for Age of Empires 2, while Age of Empires 4's release date wasn't disclosed. Both titles will support keyboard and mouse, and will also feature crossplay with PC users.

This Archivist Spent Over $40,000 And 22 Years Scanning Every PS2 Manual

As we head further and further into the digital age, video game manuals are slowly becoming a thing of the past. Now, it's either a novelty or even a pre-order bonus for games to include manuals these days, but one person that doesn't want video game manuals to fade into the past is Kirkland. They revealed that spent a whopping $40,000 and over 22 years of their time scanning every single PS2 manual and archiving them online for future generations to check out for years to come.

Nine Months Of Genshin Impact Updates Potentially Leaked

The developer of Genshin Impact – Mihoyo – probably hasn't had the greatest of days today as it appears a "tsunami" of information regarding the title's future for the next nine months has leaked online. It's not quite clear whether this was a leak or if Mihoyo has been hacked, but all of this information was apparently taken from the developer's internal servers. That means if you want to keep future reveals a surprise, you may have to be more diligant on social media.

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