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Now that Rockstar fans have had some time with Red Dead Redemption 2, the clamor for a Grand Theft Auto 6 has begun once more. Though we've had whispers in the past regarding the next step for the beloved franchise, we haven't had anything super concrete up until this point. It looks like that could be changing soon, because the studio is on a hiring spree. The Rockstar Games job site just ...read more
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In-game items being locked behind paywalls is definitely a sore topic in the gaming community. It takes the precipice of loot boxes being cosmetic-only, and has the idea toe a very fine line between "voluntary" versus inhibiting the game experience. When Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 design lead David Vonderhaar mentioned that certain Blackout characters would be locked behind said paywall after ...read more
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Looks like THQ Nordic is preparing to go on another spending spree soon. Publisher THQ Nordic has been buying up studios and old IPs for quite some time now and it doesn’t seem like they have any intention of stopping in the near future. Just yesterday, THQ Nordic raised around $225 million by issuing 11 million new Class B shares. Investors jumped on this quickly and THQ Nordic found ...read more
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This is one of those rare times in the history of the gaming industry where three viable platforms exist, and each of them has carved their own path. Sony has the PlayStation 4, a console that sells on the back of having an amazing lineup of multiplatform games and exclusives alike, and being the ultimate realization of the traditional view of the console. Nintendo has the Switch, a hybrid ...read more
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While mods have been dominant on PC for years, they’ve only recently been making ground on consoles, specifically Xbox One. Mods have also usually been confined to Steam Workshop, third-party sites, or cherry-picked storefronts created by game publishers. Today, Paradox Interactive announced that it has partnered with Microsoft to create Paradox Mods, and independent modding platform for both ...read more
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The CEO from Saber Interactive has issued a statement detailing the price drop for World War Z on the Epic Games Store. While there’s a growing trend of the Epic Games Store grabbing as many games as they can, there’s also a trend in some games being reduced in price thanks to the tempting 88% revenue share. World War Z is one of these games to drop in price leading to Saber ...read more
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AT&T has pulled all advertising from YouTube while the streaming service deals with issues regarding predatory comments being left on videos of children, according to CNBC. AT&T had reportedly only just started running ads on YouTube again after pulling them during a controversy in 2017. Disney, Nestlé, and Fortnite maker Epic Games have also pulled ads from YouTube this week. The trend ...read more
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After working with the company for over 15 years, Nintendo of America’s President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime has today announced that he will be retiring. Fils-Aime’s last day with the company will be on April 15. Doug Bowser, Nintendo of America’s current Senior VP of Sales and Marketing will then be replacing Fils-Aime as President. Fils-Aime originally joined Nintendo back in 2003 ...read more
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Treyarch has finally revealed the full list of changes that came with the Operation Grand Heist update for Black Ops 4, including Outrider's abilities. The day is finally here. At long last, the next major update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Operation Grand Heist, is finally available, at least on PlayStation 4. With its addition comes the return of Outrider, a fan-favorite Specialist from ...read more
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BioWare and EA have outlined all the updates that will be coming as part of the Day One patch for Anthem. Since launching last Friday for EA Origin Premiere subscribers on PC, Anthem has reportedly contained a lot of bugs and other various issues related to loading times. Developer BioWare has promised that they are aware of many of these problems and will be rectifying them in a Day 1 patch ...read more
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