From January 3, PS Plus subscribers will get access to the universe-spanning adventure Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, the post-apocalyptic RPG Fallout 76 and the pixelated space-set indie title Axiom Verge 2. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is structured like a Souls-esque, with a steep leveling system, puzzles galore, and punishing bosses that require strategic approach. Visit the far reaches of the Star Wars universe and meet new characters, creatures and an adorable flying droid named BD-1. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order will be available to play on PS4 and PS5. PS Plus January 2023: Axiom Verge 2Explore a vast alien world, brimming with ruins of an ancient, high-tech civilization in Axiom Verge 2.
Sydney:New Zealand’s former COVID-19 response minister Chris Hipkins will replace Jacinda Ardern as prime minister after receiving the sole nomination from fellow MPs, the ruling Labor party said on Saturday. “The Labor Party caucus will meet at 1pm on Sunday to ratify the nomination and confirm Chris Hipkins as party leader,” said a statement from senior Labor Party member Duncan Webb. As leader of the governing party, Hipkins will also become Prime Minister if Ardern resigns. Former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark said Ardern had “faced a level of hatred and vitriol” that was “unprecedented in our country”. ‘Incredibly strong’But Allan praised Hipkins as decisive, saying she believed he would make “an incredibly strong Prime Minister”.15 days ago knownews
FIFA 23’s World Cup mode goes live on November 9 on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series S/X. FIFA 23 World Cup: Game ModesEA Sports adds a brand new segment to FIFA 23, with a World Cup themed interface, where you can choose between different game modes. The new FIFA 23 World Cup mode also brings a new update to the matchday experience with special cutscenes, stadium clothing and two stadiums, including the venue for the final: Lusail Stadium. Then there’s the ‘Your FIFA World Cup’ mode, which states that you can “inherit a team’s FIFA World Cup progression in Tournament mode and make your own history.” Think of it as a “live” tournament mode, where you can jump into a match and change the course of the tournament. FIFA 23 World Cup: Ultimate TeamAhead of launch, EA Sports promised some World Cup theme changes for its Ultimate Team segment.5 days ago knownews
BBC broadcasting legend Ken Bruce leaves Radio 2 after 31 years presenting his weekday morning show. He will join Greatest Hits Radio station in April. The broadcaster began working with the company in 1977 as a presenter for BBC Radio Scotland. “However, I feel that after 45 years of full-time broadcasting on BBC Radio it is time for a change. He said: “What better way to celebrate my 45 years in radio than with a new adventure and a brand new show on Greatest Hits Radio.18 days ago knownews
Everything Everywhere All At Once leads the Oscar nominations, while blockbuster films triumph in the best picture category. Asian and Irish talent shone in all acting categories, and it was a particularly successful year for novices, with 16 of the 20 actor nominations being first-time nominees. The best actor category saw five nominees for the first time, with Nighy, 73, receiving his first nomination for his portrayal of a button-down businessman learning to enjoy life. Photo: Apple TV+In the Best Supporting Actress category, Condon takes on Angela Bassett — whose nod to Black Panther: Wakanda Forever marks the first acting nomination for a Marvel film — barring Chadwick Boseman’s 2021 posthumous nod. Nominations in 23 categories were announced by Oscar winner actor and producer Riz Ahmed and Girls star Allison Williams.11 days ago knownews
Imran Khan said Qamar Javed Bajwa’s behavior changed after his 2019 renewal (File)Islamabad:The behavior of former Pakistani army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa changed after he was granted an extension as head of the army in 2019, Pakistani Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan claimed, The News International reported. During an interview with a private channel, the former prime minister said: “General Bajwa changed after the extension and compromised with the Sharifs. Khan added that the former diplomat began lobbying against him in the United States and promoted General Bajwa, according to The News International. Speaking about the attempted assassination of him, Mr Khan claimed that he knew that Prime Minister Shehbaz Shehbaz, Home Minister Rana Sanaullah and a senior officer planned the attack. The former prime minister called the people of Sindh and Karachi the most oppressed given the state of the city and the delays in its progress.13 days ago knownews
The initial exuberance and relief following Bob Iger’s return as Disney’s CEO has given way to concern as speculation about an impending corporate restructuring mounts – and with it rumors of the layoffs likely to follow. And then there’s the future of the executive ranks of Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution. As DMED is dismantled, there are questions about how the disbandment will take place and the fate of the remaining executives. Another area that draws a lot of speculation is Disney Television Studios, which consists of 20th Television, ABC Signature, 20th Animation, and Walt Disney Television Alternative. Meanwhile, 20th Television Animation was made a separate division headed by Marci Proietto, and ABC Studios was renamed ABC Signature with Jonnie Davis at the helm.9 days ago knownews