EA Shuts Down In-Game Purchasing for Battlefront II

After several days of backlash and criticism to their pay-to-win, microtransaction-based progression system, EA has announced via Twitter that they will be temporarily turning off in-game purchases for Star Wars Battlefront II. Today, we turned off in-game purchases for #StarWarsBattlefrontII. The game is built on your input, and it will continue to evolve and grow. Read…

Free Content and Updates Coming to Middle-earth: Shadow of War

A slew of new free updates and features are coming later this year to Middle-earth: Shadow of War. This content will be available for all players, regarldess of whether or not they have purchased the Expansion Pass. Check out the full list of updates below: Endless Siege – Defend fortresses against Sauron’s forces in the Endless Siege. (Available…

EA Cuts Price of Battlefront II Heroes by 75%

In response to extreme backlash by fans over the cost of heroes in Star Wars Battlefront II, EA has quickly made adjustments to the pricing structure. An update will be pushed out today, cutting the cost of heroes by 75%. The cut comes after feedback by players in EA Access, as well as a Reddit…

Noctis Coming to Tekken 7

Noctis, the main playable character from Final Fantasy XV is coming to Tekken 7 as the next guest character. He was revealed in a trailer during the Tekken 7 World Finals. The trailer shows Noctis fighting Tekken opponents using his signature Energy Blade. Along with his weapon, a new stage was shown off. Noctis will…

Overwatch Getting 4K Update on Xbox One X

In a conversation with Windows Central, Blizzard has announced that Overwatch will be getting a 4K update for Xbox One X. At this time, there has not been a timeline released for the update. However, Blizzard has said that more information will be coming soon. Check out the full post from Windows Central by clicking…

“The Last Jedi Season” Coming as DLC to Battlefront II

EA and Dice have announced a new set of DLC that will be coming to Star Wars Battlefront II. “The Last Jedi season” will bring new multiplayer and single-player content to the game for free after it releases. Starting on December 5, players will be able to choose a faction, siding either with the First…

GTA V Becomes Best Selling Game of All Time In USA

Anyone that follows NDP’s monthly video game sales numbers will notice that regardless of new releases, sales, or trends, Grand Theft Auto V always finds its way into the top ten. Take-Two Interactive has announced that the game has surpassed 85 million units shipped worldwide. This announcement puts GTA V ahead of Wii Sports as the…

Call of Duty: WWII Breaks $500 Million in Sales

To put it mildly, Call of Duty: WWII had a successful three-day launch. In these first few days, the game has already eclipsed $500 million in sales worldwide. These sales numbers come out to about twice as many units sold compared to last year’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. Along with worldwide sales, Activision has…

Owlboy Coming to Consoles

SOEDESCO has announced that Owlboy, the PC platformer developed by D-pad Studio is coming to consoles on February 13. The game will release simultaneously for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Owlboy is a story-based platformer, giving players the ability to mix platforming and flight based movement with combat. Check out a trailer for…

Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds Coming to Xbox One December 12th

Microsoft has announced that the console version of Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds will be coming to Xbox One on December 12. The game will launch as an Xbox One console exclusive. One major change for the console version of PUBG will the servers that it is running on. Instead of the Amazon servers being used for…

Spelunky 2 Announced

The cave diving, Rope Climbing, Jet-pack Flying Rouge like is coming back with a sequel. Spelunky 2 was announced today for PS4 and confirmed to also be releasing on PC. If the original is any indication it’ll make its way to every platform under the sun eventually. Not many details were dropped about the sequel…

Microsoft Announces November Titles Coming to Games with Gold

Microsoft has announced the free games that will be coming to Games with Gold members for the month of November. Highlighting the list are the arcade racer Trackmania Turbo and Telltale’s Tales from the Borderlands, both coming to Xbox One. Check out the full list of games for November below: Trackmania Turbo: Available November 1…

Fortnite Gets PvP and PvE Update

Epic Games has announced a new list of updates coming to Fortnite Save the World(PvE) and Fortnite Battle Royale(PvP). The updates went live today(October 26). Save the World will see a variety of Halloween themed changes through November 4. Spooky new enemies, candy, and new quests are just some of the things that players will…

Rockstar Releases New L.A. Noire Remaster Trailer

With its release several weeks away, Rockstar has released a new trailer for the upcoming remastered edition of L.A. Noire. L.A. Noire made its mark with its facial reading and police investigation systems when it was originally released in 2011. As detective Cole Phelp’s it was the player’s job to collect evidence on a variety…

Kinect No Longer in Production

In an interview with Co.Design, the creator of the Kinect, Microsoft’s hands-free, motion-based Xbox accessory Alex Kipman has announced that the product is no longer in production. The Kinect was first introduced in 2010 and was an add-on for both the Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Check out the fuller interview between Kipman and Co.Design…

Metal Gear Survive Gets Release Date of February 20th

Konami has announced that the follow-up to Metal Gear Solid V, Metal Gear Survive will launch on February 22 in North America. The game will release for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Along with a release date information about pre-order bonuses has also been revealed. Pre-ordering the game will grant players access to the…

Season Pass Details Revealed for Shadow of War

Warner Bros has released a new trailer and details for the Expansion Pass for Middle-earth Shadow of War. The pass, which comes in at $40 will give players access four expansions, which will include new orc tribes and story campaigns. Check out the full list of the expansions below: Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion The gruesome Slaughter…