The Tech Game: January 2018

Microsoft pulls indie Xbox “Suicide Forest” game241,4263.8
Rocket League Roadmap: Spring 2018157923.4
Three more Xbox 360 games come to Xbox One via Backward Compatibility312,4364
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’s Desert Map Is Getting New Improvements161,1273.6
Dragon Ball FighterZ DLC Characters May Include Vegito, Broly, &Cooler111,8843.6
Rockstar Games Humble Bundle features GTA IV and LA Noire189343.8
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Underperformed Due to Loot Box Controversy146054.4
Microsoft Buying EA Doesn’t Make Financial Sense, According to analyst148044.2
Xbox Live Deals With Gold Features Fallout 4, Naruto Titles, More119943.4
Fallout 4 is free to play this weekend on PC106394.4
Rumor: Microsoft Could Be Looking To Acquire Electronic Arts221,6204.2
Call of Duty: WWII’s First DLC Gets New Live-Action Trailer161,4004
Assassin’s Creed Origins Will Be Getting a New Game+ Mode106673.6
Fortnite Battle Royale: Sniper Shootout mode goes live132,2994
Monster Hunter World ships 5 million copies worldwide96063.4
Metal Gear Survive PC specs revealed44983.8
Analyst: Video Game Companies May Cut Back On Microtransactions139304
Xbox’s Phil Spencer Confirms More Original Xbox Games For Xbox One121,1234.7
Sea of Thieves Beta Datamining Unveils Possible Ship Customization111,2594.2
Dragon Ball FighterZ The Most Popular Fighting Game Ever On Steam61,1734
Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Games - Complete List101,0144.7
Battlefield 1 January Update and Turning Tides Part II Update71,2414
Fortnite Adding Autorun Toggle After Request from Disabled Fan81,4104.3
Call of Duty: WWII Season 2 Ranked Plans Detailed58714.4
Ubisoft rolls back price of Rainbow Six Siege standard edition71,1923.8
Gundam Battle Operation 2 For PS4 Gets New Trailer58784.5
26 Minutes of Dynasty Warriors 9 Gameplay Show Xbox One Version81,3434.1
Microsoft Execs: Stay of Decay 2 News Coming Soon87893.7
SoulCalibur VI — 17 Minutes of Gameplay79223.6
Pokémon Crystal arrives on Nintendo 3DS for $9.9962,1834
Sony Patents New Motion Controller64553.9
Ubisoft Sneaks Loot Boxes Into Rainbow Six Siege57864
Black Desert Online Is Steam's Latest Free Weekend Game55864.6
Rumor: PlayStation Plus February Free Games Leaked111,6884.1
PUBG Teams Up with Extra Life to Raise $300k for Charity Marathon136753.4
Nintendo Switch Fortnite Could Be a Reality129784.4
Steam Big Picture mode is getting a new interface – report55604
New Soulcalibur 6 trailer introduces Groh, the return of Nightmare91,0204.3
Switch is the fastest-selling console in Spain’s history74604.5
The Nintendo Switch Homebrew Scene Is Evolving121,7953.6
Epic Games to take Paragon offline in April71,1073.7
Xbox Free Games With Gold for February Revealed181,9654.5
Call of Duty: WW2 Gets New Trailer Showcasing “The Resistance” DLC81,2704.4
Two More Great Games Join Xbox One backward compatibility131,2624.3
Fallout 4 is free to play this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members75214.4
PUBG hits 4M players on Xbox One, handing out Battle Points129334
Rainbow Six Siege Price Increase Incoming, New 'Outbreak' Zombies Mode72,2954.5
Vantage - Xbox One Mod Tool now supports Modding ARK: Survival Evolved2216,0604.4
New Games Coming To Xbox Game Pass Will Be Permanent Additions118854.1
PUBG’s Test Server Updated; Improves Performance, Adds Languages128674.5
Star Wars Battlefront II Servers to Be Updated Today44563.6
SNES Classic Edition Bundles Are Back In Stock At GameStop118603.8
NVIDIA Asks Retailers to Sell its GPUs to Gamers, Not Cryptominers151,4454.1
Sea of Thieves Gets New Trailer to Celebrate the Start of the beta159924
Xbox Game Pass to Include All First-Party Exclusives Going Forward222,0574
Dragon Ball FighterZ Is Giving Xbox One Players One Last Open Beta106454.4
Battlefield 1, NBA Live 18, Titanfall 2, and More in This Week’s Deals127313.8
The next Steam sale is the Lunar New Year Sale, coming in February101,2543.8
Rust is leaving Steam Early Access after over 4 years107374.2
Dead Or Alive 5: Last Round’s DLC Support Has Ended66484.2
The PS4 Has Been Hacked to Enable Game Mods and PS2 Emulation283,3503.6
Far Cry 5’s PC Configuration Requirements Have Been Revealed169703.5
Dragon Ball FighterZ’s Trophy List Has Been Revealed [SPOILERS]107254.2
New Epic Overwatch Skins Revealed in Lead up to Cosmetics Update121,1974.4
Assassin's Creed Origins Gets New Trailer for The Hidden Ones DLC99034.3
Rocket League Crossplay Party Support to Launch This Year96703.8
Dragon Ball FighterZ Has Reasonable Loot Boxes141,1513.1
Call of Duty 2018 Info – Storytelling To Have “Highest Priority”222,6033.6
Humble Is Throwing a Huge Final Fantasy Sale for a Limited Time75043.7
Call of Duty: WWII Hotfix Balances Weapons, Adjusts Maps121,0684.3
343 Industries Debunks Halo 6 Loot Box Rumors116013.4
Minecraft Has Sold Over 144 Million Copies139153.9
Battlefield 5 Under Production, DICE Hiring Producer For The Franchise171,9814.2
Rocket League's Season 5 Rival Series Signups Open Soon118653.5
God of War Won’t Have a Season Pass, Director Cory Barlog Confirms91,0324
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Patch 1.1 Brings Balance Changes, and More87063.8
Dr DisRespect Returns to Twitch Next Month354,8424.3
Paul George Teams Up With PlayStation to Make the Nike PG-2 Sneakers201,8603.8
Fanatical Is Having a Sale for Games Rated Very Positive on Steam54494
New Final Fantasy VII Remake Images Revealed69834.1
Steam's Weekend Sale Features Watch Dogs 2, Star Trek, and More95743.7
Latest Xbox One Preview update adds additional inactivity shutdown128304
PUBG Testing Blue Zone Balance, Other Combat Improvements111,4274
We Happy Few’s release has been delayed into summer97624.1
PUBG planning huge wave of permanent bans for cheaters86703.9
Capcom Drops Another Big Hint That Resident Evil 2 Remake82,6934.5
Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg to step down in March121,8954.3
New Final Fantasy VII Remake Details Coming Next Week With Exhibition44664.4
Call of Duty: WWII The Resistance Event Begins Soon182,1244
Fortnite Cross-Platform Play Accidentally Activates Again203,2303.9
Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date May Have Leaked from Amazon Mexico161,1694
Battlefield 1's final expansion, Apocalypse, launches in February169313.8
Age of Empires: Definitive Edition out in February73574.1
Sea of Thieves Trailer Shows the Game’s Gorgeous Open World in 4K101,0724.1
Nintendo Switch Is About To Be Cracked, According To Hackers111,3074
These Call Of Duty: WWII Glitch Could Become Featured In The Game182,6474.1
Spencer: I’m Not Deaf To The Meme That We Need To Invest More97344.1
PS4 New System Software Update 5.05 Is Now Available To Download58854.3
Red Faction: Guerrilla May Be Getting Remastered71,5094.1
Ubisoft Employees Share Why They Love PC Gaming84164.6
Microsoft adds three Magical games to Xbox One Backward Compatibility232,1724.1
New Call of Duty: WWII Hot Fix Coming Today; New Update Next Week161,8453.9
Minecraft Boss Promoted to Number Two Man at Xbox149544.6
Rumor: New Fable Game is Reportedly Early in Development115894.6
Some Xbox One owners got Assassin's Creed Origins DLC early95514
Detroit: Become Human Development Budget Reportedly Over $35 Million66183.9
Nintendo Switch is Selling Faster Than Wii in Germany73094.3
Xbox Exec Comments on New Elite Controller Rumors151,3384.1
Fortnite Surpasses 40 Million Players Since Launch171,4484.4
Xbox Game Pass Adding Halo Wars 2, Fable Anniversary, and More84913.9
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds PC Patch Fixes Movement Issues74033.6
Majin Android 21 Confirmed for Dragon Ball FighterZ71,0904.3
Nintendo Unveils Papercraft Toy Nintendo Labo for Nintendo Switch65914
GTA Online players can grab the Grotti GT500 from today121,2044.4
Twitch Hack Targets League of Legends Streamers, Moderators151,4683.9
SNES Classic Edition In Stock at GameStop104613.8
Call Of Duty: WWII Tops Ten Million Copies Sold191,2194.7
Nintendo is revealing a “new interactive experience” for Switch today73444.3
Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets One More Day of Open Beta74284.2
Microsoft adds three games to Xbox One Backward Compatibility201,7924.1
New Adversary Mode and Vehicle Introduced in GTA's Latest Update159024.1
Manhunt Trademark Renewed By Take Two141,2793.8
Microsoft’s E3 2018 Conference Will See “Positive Changes” – Spencer116693.9
Xbox Live Deals: GTA 5, Far Cry, Rime, more95224.2
Over 120 PUBG Cheat Makers Arrested With the Help of Tencent161,2013.8
Bitcoin falls to $10,000, multiple cryptocurrencies tumble332,6954
The 2019 generation of iPhones may have a smaller notch151,1773.5
Dark Souls Remastered Won't Support Cross-Play121,5623.9
Far Cry 5 x Mondo Edition Is Available to Pre-Order Now119204
Xbox One Alpha Update Improves Guide and Adds Scheduled Themes129433.8
Free Windows 10 upgrade offer ends today181,0484.1
Xbox One Elite Controller 2 Apparently Leaked266,0624.1
Awesome Games Done Quick Raises New Record Amount For Charity126894.1
Forza Horizon 3 Update Adds Support for Xbox One X107144.1
Games with Gold: Zombi and Army of Two are now free159384
Netflix Is Still Considering a Nintendo Switch App125133.9
Assassin’s Creed Origins patch adds support for The Hidden Ones79273.9
Stardew Valley creator teases multiplayer86713.7
Destiny 2 servers down for 4 hours tomorrow105694.1
PUBG Xbox One Update Adds New Controller Option and More141,1534.4
Dragon Ball FighterZ Experiencing Network Issues, May Extend Open Beta77034.1
Fortnite Gets a Battle Royale Map Update with New Areas and Tidbits101,1114
LA man charged with involuntary manslaughter over 'CoD' swatting221,6754.3
Report: God of War Leak Once Again Points to a March Release Date82994.1
The Duke, the Original Xbox Controller, Officially Returns This March98534.3
Vantage Xbox One Modding tool updated, new game editors added and more2844,9904.2
Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December According to NPD, Switch Wins Overall147624.2
GTA Online had more players in December than at any other time since117683.7
PUBG on Xbox One has Already Surpassed 3 Million Players106804.1
Sea of Thieves Closed Beta announced for the end of January91,1964.1
Beerus Takes Center Stage in the Newest Dragon Ball FighterZ Character84884.2
Donald Trump Said He Delivered Fictional Call Of Duty Jets323,5313.5
Up to 91% off games and software at the store131,7124.2
Humble Bundle Hosting Massive Winter PC Game Sale87323.3
Twitch Prime Offering Tales From The Borderlands For Free This Month94443.6
Nintendo 3DS Sale Goes Live With Huge Discounts84644.2
Halo 5: Guardians is free to play this weekend with Xbox Live Gold84624.1
AMD Users PCs Bricked By Spectre And Meltdown Fix98524.1
Assassin's Creed: Rogue Remastered Announced131,0294
Grab some cheap FIFA 18 coins and GTA V cash this weekend131,5773.7
Rainbow Six Siege Operation White Noise mid-season patch nerfs Ela69014
Crackdown 3 And State of Decay 2’s Release Dates Leaked By Amazon121,4593.8
South Korea might impose cryptocurrency trading ban106444.2
YouTube cuts ties with Logan Paul151,4873.9
Fortnite Gets an Update with a New Trap, Shadowplay Highlights141,3733.9
Battlefield 1 Operations to be playable outside of Premium106934.1
Pokemon GO Ending Support for Apple Devices Unable to Upgrade to iOS11108293.9
Dragon Ball FighterZ Receives a New Gameplay Trailer All About Hit26593.9
Battalion 1944 Finally Hits Steam Early Access Next Month88494.5
Razer Announces Battery-Free Wireless Gaming Mouse the Mamba HyperFlux111,3284.1
Fail0verflow announce they have a coldboot exploit for Nintendo Switch81,2564.3
PUBG Xbox One: first-person support now includes Duo, Squad91,5433.8
GTA Online has a new fastest car – it’s not going to break your bank82,4553.8
Xbox One ‘Do not Disturb’ feature now in testing148694.2
Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Reveals 11 Playable Characters45743.8
Deals with Gold discounts on Farming Simulator 17, Blood Bowl 2, more74253.7
Gears Of War 4 Developer Hard At Work On Original IP51,2034.1
Valve is still working on that Steam UI overhaul98044.1
Over 5.9 Million PS4 Units Were Sold Worldwide in Holiday 201755674.1
Xbox One’s Latest Update Will Introduce Small But Important Features121,3813.6
Dragon Ball FighterZ Receives New Trailer Focusing on Goku Black41,1104.2
Tyler1 Demolishes Twitch Records With His Return to League of Legends71,3383.5
Microsoft stops accepting bitcoin as payment method due to volatility221,6414.4
Ubisoft servers going offline for several hours tomorrow65873.9
PUBG Xbox One patch adds first-person mode, fixes crashes171,9903.9
Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Confirmed For PS4109134.1
Ubisoft Says Server Issues Across Multiple Games Have Been Resolved77513.4
Steam breaks concurrent user record to top out at 18.5 million86394.6
Xbox One consoles not affected by recent CPU vulnerabilities76824.1
Sledgehammer Games Previews Call of Duty: WWII Weapon Changes102,0693.8
Xbox to Have Info on PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Patch Status Soon46803.8
Pokemon Go Returns to Top Spot on App Store Over Holidays169074.2
Call of Duty 2018: Treyarch Hiring To Develop “Realistic” Characters162,4454.2
Humble Bundle Subscription Games for January Revealed46943.8
Microsoft details how it’s issuing refunds after Marvel Heroes Omega77094.3
Dragon Ball FighterZ PC Version Requirements Revealed48023.9
Nintendo Shares List of Most Played Nintendo Switch Games45824.8
Rumor: Video of Huge Nintendo Switch Update Leaks46743.7
Halo 6 Could Potentially Feature A Battle Royale Mode102,1673.2
Ubisoft is finally fixing a weeks-old Rainbow Six Siege exploit131,5634.2
PlayStation Store US Reveals Top Downloads of 2017137954.1
January Games With Gold Live Now87484.3
Dragon Ball FighterZ Leak Reveals Potential DLC Characters31,0624.4
New Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailer Brings SSGSS Vegeta into the Fray31,6883.8
MX vs. ATV All Out for PC, PS4, and Xbox One First Gameplay Trailer141,5384.4
Call of Duty: WWII’s Double XP Weekend Goes Live181,3524
Nintendo Switch Now The Fastest-Selling Home Console of All Time in US116543.9
The Elder Scrolls Online Dragon Bones DLC Announced61,4693.9
Paladins announces free-to-play battle royale mode called Battlegrounds141,3713.8
The Steam Awards 2017 Winners Revealed107064
New Fable In Development For Xbox One – Rumor99234.3
Intel starts rolling out processor updates to fix vulnerable chips65994.1
Release dates: every game confirmed for 2018234,1373.9
A Leak May Have Revealed The Release Date For 'Red Dead Redemption 2'91,2124.2
Nintendo Switch: Team Xecuter have an upcoming exploit111,7714.2
Microsoft Officially Ends Production of Xbox One Kinect Adapter117394
Sledgehammer Teases "Something Special" for Call of Duty: WWII Players101,6284
Rocket League Has Surpassed an Insane 40 Million Players Worldwide117324.4
Tony Hawk’s Designer Explains Why We Don’t See More Skateboarding Games141,6314.1
Microsoft rolling out an emergency fix for the Intel kernel flaw today119784
Xbox One Physical Sales Suffer 11.1% Year on Year Decline in UK86374.4
Publisher blames PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for Lawbreakers flopping171,6804.2
Destiny 2 Allows Players to Access Iron Banner & Faction Rallies Again35513.8
Twitch Prime’s Call of Duty: WWII Free Content for January Revealed91,4094.3
Call of Duty: WWII Tops UK Sales Chart in Last Week of 201765474.1
GTA Online Celebrates the New Year With a New Ride, Big Bonuses97214.1
Steam Reveals Its Top 100 Best-Selling Games for 201771,8234
Xbox Live Deals With Gold Offers Discounts On Diablo III And More54274.2
PlayStation Holiday Sale Week 4 Deals Are Live23674.2
Shenmue 3 developer teases 2018 release, “other surprises”13513.9
PewDiePie Posts Video Blasting Logan Paul for Suicide Forest Video163,2023.6
GTA 6 Will Probably Get Announced In 2020, Release In 2021231,9384.3
Analyst Explains Why Xbox One X Is Not The Last Console From Microsoft108863.8
Beerus Will Be Playable During Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta49933.8
CoD: WWII Hits Over 12 Million Players On PS4, Almost 825K On Steam111,2584.1
Need for Speed Payback to Receive Online Free Roam in 2018117973.9
Get Rocket League Free With 3-Month Xbox Live Gold Membership96854.1
15 Unannounced Nintendo Switch Games Leaked By Amazon Listings91,3664.4
PUBG Team Wants To Make Movies And More Based On The Game141,0634.2
PS4 Hack Could Lead to Jailbreak and Homebrew Soon212,8063.9
Resident Evil 7 Gets 40% Permanent Price Drop117354.4
Jim French, actor behind Left 4 Dead’s Bill, has passed away98514
1.5 million cheaters have been banned from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds111,2294.3
SNES Classic Edition In-Stock Limited Time Only75043.4
PUBG Dev Talks PlayStation Release, Sony's "Very Strict" Guidelines81,4104.3

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