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PUBG Loot Boxes and Desert Map New Details

After Electronic Arts encountered negative feedback for adding microtransactions that affect gameplay to Star Wars Battlefront II, it seems that all major developers wary of loot boxes. When it comes to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, the option to customize your player via buying gear packs is present for a while. However, their focus has solely been on cosmetic items, and they plan to keep it tha...[Read More]

Street Fighter V Arcade Mode Features Six Paths and 200 Endings

Capcom has finally revealed more details about the upcoming Street Fighter 5 Arcade Edition. In fact, their new post discovered juicy particulars about the Arcade solo campaign that will be available from January 16, 2018. It has been 30 years since the original Street Fighter appeared on the arcades (can you believe it?). At that time, you could only play as Ken or Ryu. Ever since then more than ...[Read More]

Final Trials of Gods and Other December Updates for Assassin’s Creed Origins

Ubisoft announced what we could expect during December as far as Assassin’s Creed Origins is concerned. And the good news is that there are massive additions to content that will delight fans around the world. Let’s start with the title update which they will release soon. For starters, the developers listened to community feedback and implemented the enemy scaling feature. Thanks to this option, ...[Read More]

PUBG Mobile Set to Release Soon…in China

We recently discussed that Bluehole agreed with Tencent to release a modified version of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds for the Chinese market. That agreement came after the government of that country criticized the violence in PUBG and expressed their concerns whether the game is in line with “core social values of China.” Just a couple of days, Tencent also released that it is working on an adapt...[Read More]

PUBG 1.0 Will Feature New Weapons and Modified Desert Map

Long live data miners! I am sure that is what an average PUBG fan (hint: me) thinks whenever we get new information about the 1.0 edition of the game, which was tested during the last couple of days. New reports reveal information about three new weapons (or four, depending what you believe is worthy to be named a gun), as well as some changes made to the desert map. Let’s discuss arms first as th...[Read More]

PUBG Coming to China with “Appropriate Changes”

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is undoubtedly one of the favorite games worldwide at the moment. However, the government of China seems to be among those few that aren’t exactly the biggest fans of the Battle Royale shooter. In fact, they believe that the game doesn’t line up with the social values of their country, which is why they even announced the possibility of banning it. That forced Bluehol...[Read More]

Play Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Demo for Free on Steam

Are you still considering whether Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is worth your while (or money)? If that is the case, you might be interested in the news that Bethesda is offering you an opportunity to play the trial version of the game for free. The high-paced first-person shooter already received a bunch of positive reviews and exceeded expectations, and the publishers are hoping that they wil...[Read More]

Belgian Gaming Commission: “Star Wars In-Game Purchases ARE Gambling”

As if problems with adverse player reactions about Star Wars Battlefront II loot boxes weren’t enough, Electronic Arts have also been under the investigation of authorities. It was the Belgium Gaming Commission that revealed last week they will look into the gambling aspect of the game’s microtransactions. Earlier today, they published their ruling and concluded that there is an element of gamblin...[Read More]

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Adds Two New Weapons to Test Servers

Bluehole Studios is not hiding that they were surprised by the massive popularity of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. While it might seem a bit weird that we haven’t seen a 1.0 PC release yet, the good news is that that day is getting close. The latest report from the official PUBG website revealed that the third update is on its way to the test servers. The most significant new feature seems to be ...[Read More]

Did Disney Force EA to Withdraw Unfair Microtransactions from Star Wars Battlefront II?

Thigs are not dull in the gaming community these days thanks to the storm that has risen around the news that Electronic Arts had planned to implement microtransactions that affect gameplay in Star Wars Battlefront II. The studio did eventually withdraw in-game purchases that can provide unfair gaming advantage, but they emphasized that the move was only temporary. Although we were all convinced t...[Read More]

New Hybrid Map Called Eichenwalde Available in Overwatch PTR

Blizzard released a new patch for Overwatch, but it is currently only available to the players in the Public Test Realm. You can take a look at the entire list of changes here, but there is no doubt that the most exciting addition is the new Blizzard World Hybrid Map. It is an Escort/Assault map that celebrates the universes of Diablo, StarCraft, and Warcraft. The location is an amusement park in ...[Read More]

Two Ways EA Is Considering for Bringing Back Star Wars Battlefront II Microtransactions

A couple of days ago we learned that the Electronic Arts had agreed to remove microtransactions from Star Wars Battlefront II temporarily. That only came after the gaming community responded very negatively after the initial inclusion of loot boxes that can provide an unfair advantage to some gamers. However, the developers did emphasize that they will be reinstating microtransactions with certain...[Read More]