The Tech Game: January 2018

Microsoft pulls indie Xbox “Suicide Forest” game241,8403.8
Rocket League Roadmap: Spring 2018158923.4
Three more Xbox 360 games come to Xbox One via Backward Compatibility312,8024
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’s Desert Map Is Getting New Improvements161,2123.6
Dragon Ball FighterZ DLC Characters May Include Vegito, Broly, &Cooler112,2453.6
Rockstar Games Humble Bundle features GTA IV and LA Noire181,0533.8
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Underperformed Due to Loot Box Controversy147054.4
Microsoft Buying EA Doesn’t Make Financial Sense, According to analyst141,1794.2
Xbox Live Deals With Gold Features Fallout 4, Naruto Titles, More111,1313.4
Fallout 4 is free to play this weekend on PC107284.4
Rumor: Microsoft Could Be Looking To Acquire Electronic Arts222,0414.2
Call of Duty: WWII’s First DLC Gets New Live-Action Trailer161,5204
Assassin’s Creed Origins Will Be Getting a New Game+ Mode107303.6
Fortnite Battle Royale: Sniper Shootout mode goes live132,5094
Monster Hunter World ships 5 million copies worldwide96563.4
Metal Gear Survive PC specs revealed45743.8
Analyst: Video Game Companies May Cut Back On Microtransactions131,0874
Xbox’s Phil Spencer Confirms More Original Xbox Games For Xbox One121,2504.7
Sea of Thieves Beta Datamining Unveils Possible Ship Customization111,3834.2
Dragon Ball FighterZ The Most Popular Fighting Game Ever On Steam61,4054
Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Games - Complete List101,0844.7
Battlefield 1 January Update and Turning Tides Part II Update71,3054
Fortnite Adding Autorun Toggle After Request from Disabled Fan81,5594.3
Call of Duty: WWII Season 2 Ranked Plans Detailed59304.4
Ubisoft rolls back price of Rainbow Six Siege standard edition71,3133.8
Gundam Battle Operation 2 For PS4 Gets New Trailer59464.5
26 Minutes of Dynasty Warriors 9 Gameplay Show Xbox One Version81,5234.1
Microsoft Execs: Stay of Decay 2 News Coming Soon81,0593.7
SoulCalibur VI — 17 Minutes of Gameplay71,0173.6
Pokémon Crystal arrives on Nintendo 3DS for $9.9964,2104
Sony Patents New Motion Controller65313.9
Ubisoft Sneaks Loot Boxes Into Rainbow Six Siege58714
Black Desert Online Is Steam's Latest Free Weekend Game56744.6
Rumor: PlayStation Plus February Free Games Leaked111,8714.1
PUBG Teams Up with Extra Life to Raise $300k for Charity Marathon137893.4
Nintendo Switch Fortnite Could Be a Reality121,1324.4
Steam Big Picture mode is getting a new interface – report56214
New Soulcalibur 6 trailer introduces Groh, the return of Nightmare91,1714.3
Switch is the fastest-selling console in Spain’s history75274.5
The Nintendo Switch Homebrew Scene Is Evolving122,4123.6
Epic Games to take Paragon offline in April71,2813.7
Xbox Free Games With Gold for February Revealed182,2024.5
Call of Duty: WW2 Gets New Trailer Showcasing “The Resistance” DLC81,3524.4
Two More Great Games Join Xbox One backward compatibility131,4214.3
Fallout 4 is free to play this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members75784.4
PUBG hits 4M players on Xbox One, handing out Battle Points121,0464
Rainbow Six Siege Price Increase Incoming, New 'Outbreak' Zombies Mode72,6804.5
Vantage - Xbox One Mod Tool now supports Modding ARK: Survival Evolved2219,4924.4
New Games Coming To Xbox Game Pass Will Be Permanent Additions119704.1
PUBG’s Test Server Updated; Improves Performance, Adds Languages121,0234.5
Star Wars Battlefront II Servers to Be Updated Today45163.6
SNES Classic Edition Bundles Are Back In Stock At GameStop111,0433.8
NVIDIA Asks Retailers to Sell its GPUs to Gamers, Not Cryptominers151,6194.1
Sea of Thieves Gets New Trailer to Celebrate the Start of the beta151,1784
Xbox Game Pass to Include All First-Party Exclusives Going Forward222,4814
Dragon Ball FighterZ Is Giving Xbox One Players One Last Open Beta107504.4
Battlefield 1, NBA Live 18, Titanfall 2, and More in This Week’s Deals128643.8
The next Steam sale is the Lunar New Year Sale, coming in February101,3493.8
Rust is leaving Steam Early Access after over 4 years108304.2
Dead Or Alive 5: Last Round’s DLC Support Has Ended67394.2
The PS4 Has Been Hacked to Enable Game Mods and PS2 Emulation283,6823.6
Far Cry 5’s PC Configuration Requirements Have Been Revealed161,0863.5
Dragon Ball FighterZ’s Trophy List Has Been Revealed [SPOILERS]107934.2
New Epic Overwatch Skins Revealed in Lead up to Cosmetics Update121,3104.4
Assassin's Creed Origins Gets New Trailer for The Hidden Ones DLC91,0484.3
Rocket League Crossplay Party Support to Launch This Year97623.8
Dragon Ball FighterZ Has Reasonable Loot Boxes141,3293.1
Call of Duty 2018 Info – Storytelling To Have “Highest Priority”222,9713.6
Humble Is Throwing a Huge Final Fantasy Sale for a Limited Time75713.7
Call of Duty: WWII Hotfix Balances Weapons, Adjusts Maps121,1894.3
343 Industries Debunks Halo 6 Loot Box Rumors116613.4
Minecraft Has Sold Over 144 Million Copies131,1273.9
Battlefield 5 Under Production, DICE Hiring Producer For The Franchise172,1624.2
Rocket League's Season 5 Rival Series Signups Open Soon111,0023.5
God of War Won’t Have a Season Pass, Director Cory Barlog Confirms91,2464
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Patch 1.1 Brings Balance Changes, and More88283.8
Dr DisRespect Returns to Twitch Next Month355,6504.3
Paul George Teams Up With PlayStation to Make the Nike PG-2 Sneakers202,2093.8
Fanatical Is Having a Sale for Games Rated Very Positive on Steam55214
New Final Fantasy VII Remake Images Revealed61,0514.1
Steam's Weekend Sale Features Watch Dogs 2, Star Trek, and More96743.7
Latest Xbox One Preview update adds additional inactivity shutdown121,0094
PUBG Testing Blue Zone Balance, Other Combat Improvements111,6114
We Happy Few’s release has been delayed into summer98854.1
PUBG planning huge wave of permanent bans for cheaters87723.9
Capcom Drops Another Big Hint That Resident Evil 2 Remake82,9744.5
Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg to step down in March122,2884.3
New Final Fantasy VII Remake Details Coming Next Week With Exhibition45194.4
Call of Duty: WWII The Resistance Event Begins Soon182,2874
Fortnite Cross-Platform Play Accidentally Activates Again203,5403.9
Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date May Have Leaked from Amazon Mexico161,6224
Battlefield 1's final expansion, Apocalypse, launches in February161,1093.8
Age of Empires: Definitive Edition out in February74114.1
Sea of Thieves Trailer Shows the Game’s Gorgeous Open World in 4K101,1564.1
Nintendo Switch Is About To Be Cracked, According To Hackers111,4234
These Call Of Duty: WWII Glitch Could Become Featured In The Game182,7654.1
Spencer: I’m Not Deaf To The Meme That We Need To Invest More97864.1
PS4 New System Software Update 5.05 Is Now Available To Download59784.3
Red Faction: Guerrilla May Be Getting Remastered71,7564.1
Ubisoft Employees Share Why They Love PC Gaming84914.6
Microsoft adds three Magical games to Xbox One Backward Compatibility232,6344.1
New Call of Duty: WWII Hot Fix Coming Today; New Update Next Week161,9803.9
Minecraft Boss Promoted to Number Two Man at Xbox141,0614.6
Rumor: New Fable Game is Reportedly Early in Development116794.6
Some Xbox One owners got Assassin's Creed Origins DLC early96074
Detroit: Become Human Development Budget Reportedly Over $35 Million66703.9
Nintendo Switch is Selling Faster Than Wii in Germany74114.3
Xbox Exec Comments on New Elite Controller Rumors151,4394.1
Fortnite Surpasses 40 Million Players Since Launch171,6954.4
Xbox Game Pass Adding Halo Wars 2, Fable Anniversary, and More85903.9
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds PC Patch Fixes Movement Issues74643.6
Majin Android 21 Confirmed for Dragon Ball FighterZ71,2364.3
Nintendo Unveils Papercraft Toy Nintendo Labo for Nintendo Switch67784
GTA Online players can grab the Grotti GT500 from today121,5184.4
Twitch Hack Targets League of Legends Streamers, Moderators151,8903.9
SNES Classic Edition In Stock at GameStop105133.8
Call Of Duty: WWII Tops Ten Million Copies Sold191,3954.7
Nintendo is revealing a “new interactive experience” for Switch today74014.3
Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets One More Day of Open Beta74984.2
Microsoft adds three games to Xbox One Backward Compatibility202,2634.1
New Adversary Mode and Vehicle Introduced in GTA's Latest Update151,0954.1
Manhunt Trademark Renewed By Take Two141,4543.8
Microsoft’s E3 2018 Conference Will See “Positive Changes” – Spencer111,0223.9
Xbox Live Deals: GTA 5, Far Cry, Rime, more96304.2
Over 120 PUBG Cheat Makers Arrested With the Help of Tencent161,3733.8
Bitcoin falls to $10,000, multiple cryptocurrencies tumble333,0684
The 2019 generation of iPhones may have a smaller notch151,3093.5
Dark Souls Remastered Won't Support Cross-Play121,7823.9
Far Cry 5 x Mondo Edition Is Available to Pre-Order Now111,0554
Xbox One Alpha Update Improves Guide and Adds Scheduled Themes121,0983.8
Free Windows 10 upgrade offer ends today181,1734.1
Xbox One Elite Controller 2 Apparently Leaked267,5984.1
Awesome Games Done Quick Raises New Record Amount For Charity127484.1
Forza Horizon 3 Update Adds Support for Xbox One X107974.1
Games with Gold: Zombi and Army of Two are now free151,1194
Netflix Is Still Considering a Nintendo Switch App125883.9
Assassin’s Creed Origins patch adds support for The Hidden Ones71,1243.9
Stardew Valley creator teases multiplayer87733.7
Destiny 2 servers down for 4 hours tomorrow106274.1
PUBG Xbox One Update Adds New Controller Option and More141,2534.4
Dragon Ball FighterZ Experiencing Network Issues, May Extend Open Beta77924.1
Fortnite Gets a Battle Royale Map Update with New Areas and Tidbits101,1824
LA man charged with involuntary manslaughter over 'CoD' swatting221,8544.3
Report: God of War Leak Once Again Points to a March Release Date83574.1
The Duke, the Original Xbox Controller, Officially Returns This March99694.3
Vantage Xbox One Modding tool updated, new game editors added and more2860,8974.3
Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December According to NPD, Switch Wins Overall148654.2
GTA Online had more players in December than at any other time since118823.7
PUBG on Xbox One has Already Surpassed 3 Million Players109624.1
Sea of Thieves Closed Beta announced for the end of January91,3144.1
Beerus Takes Center Stage in the Newest Dragon Ball FighterZ Character86304.2
Donald Trump Said He Delivered Fictional Call Of Duty Jets324,1273.5
Up to 91% off games and software at the store131,8334.2
Humble Bundle Hosting Massive Winter PC Game Sale87983.3
Twitch Prime Offering Tales From The Borderlands For Free This Month95003.6
Nintendo 3DS Sale Goes Live With Huge Discounts85334.2
Halo 5: Guardians is free to play this weekend with Xbox Live Gold85414.1
AMD Users PCs Bricked By Spectre And Meltdown Fix99854.1
Assassin's Creed: Rogue Remastered Announced131,2434
Grab some cheap FIFA 18 coins and GTA V cash this weekend131,7583.7
Rainbow Six Siege Operation White Noise mid-season patch nerfs Ela61,0714
Crackdown 3 And State of Decay 2’s Release Dates Leaked By Amazon121,8583.8
South Korea might impose cryptocurrency trading ban107294.2
YouTube cuts ties with Logan Paul151,8223.9
Fortnite Gets an Update with a New Trap, Shadowplay Highlights141,5513.9
Battlefield 1 Operations to be playable outside of Premium107884.1
Pokemon GO Ending Support for Apple Devices Unable to Upgrade to iOS11101,2513.9
Dragon Ball FighterZ Receives a New Gameplay Trailer All About Hit29623.9
Battalion 1944 Finally Hits Steam Early Access Next Month89504.5
Razer Announces Battery-Free Wireless Gaming Mouse the Mamba HyperFlux111,5194.1
Fail0verflow announce they have a coldboot exploit for Nintendo Switch81,4234.3
PUBG Xbox One: first-person support now includes Duo, Squad91,7093.8
GTA Online has a new fastest car – it’s not going to break your bank82,7223.8
Xbox One ‘Do not Disturb’ feature now in testing141,0574.2
Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Reveals 11 Playable Characters46303.8
Deals with Gold discounts on Farming Simulator 17, Blood Bowl 2, more74943.7
Gears Of War 4 Developer Hard At Work On Original IP51,3044.1
Valve is still working on that Steam UI overhaul98824.1
Over 5.9 Million PS4 Units Were Sold Worldwide in Holiday 201756674.1
Xbox One’s Latest Update Will Introduce Small But Important Features121,6013.6
Dragon Ball FighterZ Receives New Trailer Focusing on Goku Black41,5464.2
Tyler1 Demolishes Twitch Records With His Return to League of Legends71,3983.5
Microsoft stops accepting bitcoin as payment method due to volatility222,1764.4
Ubisoft servers going offline for several hours tomorrow66733.9
PUBG Xbox One patch adds first-person mode, fixes crashes172,1863.9
Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Confirmed For PS4109984.1
Ubisoft Says Server Issues Across Multiple Games Have Been Resolved78523.4
Steam breaks concurrent user record to top out at 18.5 million87604.6
Xbox One consoles not affected by recent CPU vulnerabilities77444.1
Sledgehammer Games Previews Call of Duty: WWII Weapon Changes102,1723.8
Xbox to Have Info on PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Patch Status Soon47423.8
Pokemon Go Returns to Top Spot on App Store Over Holidays161,0334.2
Call of Duty 2018: Treyarch Hiring To Develop “Realistic” Characters162,6844.2
Humble Bundle Subscription Games for January Revealed47673.8
Microsoft details how it’s issuing refunds after Marvel Heroes Omega71,0284.3
Dragon Ball FighterZ PC Version Requirements Revealed48754
Nintendo Shares List of Most Played Nintendo Switch Games46364.8
Rumor: Video of Huge Nintendo Switch Update Leaks47533.7
Halo 6 Could Potentially Feature A Battle Royale Mode102,6153.2
Ubisoft is finally fixing a weeks-old Rainbow Six Siege exploit131,6614.2
PlayStation Store US Reveals Top Downloads of 2017138824.1
January Games With Gold Live Now88174.3
Dragon Ball FighterZ Leak Reveals Potential DLC Characters31,1684.4
New Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailer Brings SSGSS Vegeta into the Fray31,8753.8
MX vs. ATV All Out for PC, PS4, and Xbox One First Gameplay Trailer141,7734.4
Call of Duty: WWII’s Double XP Weekend Goes Live181,4744
Nintendo Switch Now The Fastest-Selling Home Console of All Time in US117383.9
The Elder Scrolls Online Dragon Bones DLC Announced61,7673.9
Paladins announces free-to-play battle royale mode called Battlegrounds141,5163.8
The Steam Awards 2017 Winners Revealed107944
New Fable In Development For Xbox One – Rumor91,0794.3
Intel starts rolling out processor updates to fix vulnerable chips67284.1
Release dates: every game confirmed for 2018234,5153.9
A Leak May Have Revealed The Release Date For 'Red Dead Redemption 2'91,2864.2
Nintendo Switch: Team Xecuter have an upcoming exploit111,9454.2
Microsoft Officially Ends Production of Xbox One Kinect Adapter111,1074
Sledgehammer Teases "Something Special" for Call of Duty: WWII Players101,7004
Rocket League Has Surpassed an Insane 40 Million Players Worldwide119114.4
Tony Hawk’s Designer Explains Why We Don’t See More Skateboarding Games141,8694.1
Microsoft rolling out an emergency fix for the Intel kernel flaw today111,3214
Xbox One Physical Sales Suffer 11.1% Year on Year Decline in UK87724.4
Publisher blames PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for Lawbreakers flopping171,8774.2
Destiny 2 Allows Players to Access Iron Banner & Faction Rallies Again36003.8
Twitch Prime’s Call of Duty: WWII Free Content for January Revealed91,5564.3
Call of Duty: WWII Tops UK Sales Chart in Last Week of 201766224.1
GTA Online Celebrates the New Year With a New Ride, Big Bonuses98434.1
Steam Reveals Its Top 100 Best-Selling Games for 201772,1464
Xbox Live Deals With Gold Offers Discounts On Diablo III And More55044.2
PlayStation Holiday Sale Week 4 Deals Are Live24154.2
Shenmue 3 developer teases 2018 release, “other surprises”14213.9
PewDiePie Posts Video Blasting Logan Paul for Suicide Forest Video163,9103.6
GTA 6 Will Probably Get Announced In 2020, Release In 2021232,1524.3
Analyst Explains Why Xbox One X Is Not The Last Console From Microsoft101,1733.8
Beerus Will Be Playable During Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta41,3543.8
CoD: WWII Hits Over 12 Million Players On PS4, Almost 825K On Steam111,4164.1
Need for Speed Payback to Receive Online Free Roam in 2018119993.9
Get Rocket League Free With 3-Month Xbox Live Gold Membership97854.1
15 Unannounced Nintendo Switch Games Leaked By Amazon Listings91,6354.4
PUBG Team Wants To Make Movies And More Based On The Game141,2614.2
PS4 Hack Could Lead to Jailbreak and Homebrew Soon213,1093.9
Resident Evil 7 Gets 40% Permanent Price Drop118264.4
Jim French, actor behind Left 4 Dead’s Bill, has passed away99474
1.5 million cheaters have been banned from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds111,3824.3
SNES Classic Edition In-Stock Limited Time Only75813.4
PUBG Dev Talks PlayStation Release, Sony's "Very Strict" Guidelines81,5814.3

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