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Nov 25th 2017 Governments and developers split on loot boxes as gambling
Governments and developers split on loot boxes as gambling

Video games have been under scrutiny recently, with loot boxes especially. A lot of gamers have been at odds with the loot box style of revenue for a…

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Nov 21st 2017 Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is too impatient to wait any longer
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is too impatient to wait any longer

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has been announced as releasing to devices sometime in the future. Then they set a firm worldwide release date for…

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Nov 18th 2017 The Golden Joystick Awards and some Guinness
The Golden Joystick Awards and some Guinness

The Golden Joystick Awards were yesterday. Pretty much all the awards weren’t a surprise since they’re voted on by the public, but there were a few…

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Nov 16th 2017 Battlefront II AMA the good, the bad, and the ugly
Battlefront II AMA the good, the bad, and the ugly

The Reddit AMA yesterday had DICE leads for Battlefront II answer some questions from fans. The three leads that answered fan questions were John…

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Nov 14th 2017 Battlefront II's Locked Hero controversy and EA's response and fix
Battlefront II's Locked Hero controversy and EA's response and fix

EA has been under near constant fire for Star Wars Battlefront II. The beta revealed how the game gave people who paid money a clear (and often very…

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Nov 09th 2017 Microtransactions; the unstoppable wave of virtual money making
Microtransactions; the unstoppable wave of virtual money making

It seems like for many people 2017 has been the year of the microtransaction. They seem to be in more and more games, and with the bad connotation…

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