The Tech Game: February 2018

Nintendo Removes New User Review Feature157744.4
Injustice 2: Legendary Edition includes all Fighter Packs131,1665
Fortnite’s next weapon is the Hunting Rifle221,3545
Activision Teases More Remasters of its IPs Coming this Year211,3444.8
PUBG leaderboards have been reset, patch to fix infinite loading149524.7
Witcher 2, Crackdown, and More Among New Xbox One X Enhanced 360 Games189565
Fortnite and PUBG Made Some Serious Money In January221,1703.5
Humble Brawler Bundle Brings Big Savings On Fighting Games125344.5
Xbox Live deals: Forza 7, Dead Island, more EA games155954.5
PS4 Exploit: 5.05 Webkit exploit released, 4.55 functional Jailbreak223,7874
Tony Hawk No Longer Working With Activision on Pro Skater Series189344.3
Sea of Thieves Pre-orders Driven By Twitch Streams126624.8
Dragon Ball FighterZ February Patch Detailed, Fixes Incoming84274.3
GTA Online Update Brings Hot New Sports Car and Huge Discounts98344
Rumour: Vanquish 2 Might Be An Xbox One Exclusive85064.5
GTA Online Gets New Trademarks117523.7
Payday 2 Is Now Available on Nintendo Switch, Check Out the Trailer106334
PUBG's Next Xbox One Update Will Focus on Stabilization151,2984.8
CoD: WWII's First DLC Gets Release Date For Xbox One and PC191,4024.8
Two Point Hospital Receives First Gameplay Video97404.3
Xbox Game Pass March Titles Revealed; Sea of Thieves and More147694
Emergency Battlefield 1 patch fixes stuttering in Apocalypse patch63644.5
Spend $100 and get $15 in new limited-time PSN promo93794
New Nvidia drivers boost PUBG performance131,1444.5
Report: Apple really does plan three new iPhones in 2018181,5645
Nintendo Switch is the fastest-selling games console in France115084.8
Fortnite Battle Royale Is Getting Jetpacks Soon242,8753.2
Microsoft CEO Talks About Owning Both Xbox and PC Gaming149234
Cyberpunk 2077 Confirmed for Steam Release106503.5
Sledgehammer Games' New Studio Head Writes Letter To Fans202,4984.3
A Battlefield 2018 Reveal Trailer Is Underway141,3854.8
Someone left a hidden message in Metal Gear Survive122,1454.7
Rocket League's Tournaments Beta Has Been Extended94524.2
Speedrunner Conquers Super Mario Bros.’ Minus Worlds In Record Time111,3403.8
Grab Assassin's Creed Origins For $30 Right Now At GameStop103864.2
Rumor: Little Nightmares May Be Coming To Nintendo Switch95894.2
Samsung announces the Galaxy S9 with 'the most advanced camera ever'211,4704.7
Rise of the Tomb Raider Is Coming to Xbox Game Pass177014.8
343 Industries Wants Halo Players' Feedback on Master Chief Collection189874.9
H1Z1 has lost 91% of its players in the last seven months242,2744
Little Nightmares DLC 'The Residence' Releases Today76223.8
Angry Birds maker Rovio loses over half of its value85443.3
Gran Turismo Sport Update With 12 New Cars Coming Next Week77394
Sea of Thieves stress test open to Xbox Insiders149244.8
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 beta has kicked off on Steam121,0634.3
Fortnite: Time Played stat disabled to combat server stress141,2084
Destiny 2's Upcoming Patch Introduces Nightfall Strike Scoring134773
Turok 1 and 2 Remaster Launch on Xbox One on March 2121,4214.5
Pokémon Go Kicks Off Legendary Week Through March 5116203.7
Hunt: Showdown PC Requirements Announced, Now Available157424.8
Call of Duty: WW2 New Update Speeds Up Gamplay, Balances Quickscoping171,9124.3
Assassin’s Creed Origins: Curse of the Pharaohs DLC Delayed111,3254
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Infinite History DLC Gets Release Date91,6504.3
Pokémon Switch Generation 8 Starter Pokémon Reportedly Leaked131,8074
New Battlefield Will Be Playable At EA Play This Year Before E3127384.3
Konami Is Charging Real Money For 'Metal Gear Survive' Save Slots211,7714
Dark Souls 3 Humble Bundle Includes the 'Ashes of Ariandel' DLC114635
Fable Fortune Available on Xbox One and PC Right Now101,2324
A New Map for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds to Be Announced Next Month211,2783.5
Gabe Newell's son thinks Valve needs to try something new159364.5
EA Play Returns to Hollywood Ahead of E3 2018 this June156614.3
Super Smash Brothers Reportedly Making Its Way to the Switch168773.6
Upcoming Dragon Ball FighterZ patch will address connectivity issues95085
‘Super Mario Odyssey’ gets its Balloon World update126294.3
Video game sales topped $1 billion in January, the best in seven years239084.3
The countdown has begun for the end of net neutrality211,6803.5
Sony Bans PSN Account 8 Years After Creation Due To Username Violation342,9743.7
Call of Duty: WW2 multiplayer is free to play on Steam this weekend127523.8
Sea of Thieves’ Skeleton Forts Revealed in New Video81,1844
SoulCalibur 6 New Trailers Confirm Ivy and Zasalamel81,2764.2
Burnout Paradise Remastered Will Not Feature Microtransactions198064.3
Major Nelson Teases Major Xbox One Changes221,2983.4
All editions of Fortnite are 50% off right now201,3513.4
PUBG: PC test patch hits live servers today, comes with 2 new crates141,0943.7
Dragon Ball FighterZ clips show off DLC characters155853.7
FIFA 18 Update Makes Much Needed Changes to Ultimate Team155723.8
My PlayStation gives users web access to their PSN profile124153.7
Xbox Games With Gold for March Announced271,7154.1
Xbox One Adds Three New Titles to the Backwards Compatibility231,2244.4
Rocket League Receives DC Super Heroes DLC Pack Next Month176493.7
Sony Revisits the PlayStation 4 Announcement Five Years Later177193.8
Xbox Live deals: Shadow of War, Halo Wars 2, and more166863.8
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Is Testing Ping-based Matchmaking156523.5
Burnout Paradise Remastered announced for a March release181,0604.6
Call of Duty: WWII Developer Co-Founders Depart from Sledgehammer221,5194.2
Rumor: Diablo III Coming to Nintendo Switch134883.8
Battlefield 1 Update Adds Apocalypse DLC and More, Full Patch Notes158924.5
Age of Empires: Definitive Edition could release on Steam at somepoint103734.3
Rainbow Six Siege Operation Chimera, Outbreak now live on test server91,2764.3
Rainbow Six Siege Outbreak gameplay is tactical Left 4 Dead241,8284
Microsoft: We Won’t Ban the Use of Keyboards and Mice With Our Games231,1353.7
EA Publisher Sale Kicking Off Tomorrow For Xbox One And Xbox 360209524
Overwatch Players Find Major RIP-Tire Bug147103.6
The future of Rainbow Six Siege: 100 operators in 10 years, no sequel158913.6
Fable Fortune is Leaving Early Access and Going Free-to-Play153944.5
Controversial Counter-Strike Streamer "PhantomLord" Sues Twitch261,9314.7
Cities: Skylines - Xbox One Edition to get user-created mods for free177384
Epic Games Adds 30 More Tiers to Fortnite's Battle Pass263,3114.2
Assassin’s Creed Origins Update Brings Discovery Tour and New Game145924
Twitch Delays New Community Guidelines146164
Star Wars Battlefront II Update Scheduled for Release155485
400-Player Battle Royale Mavericks: Proving Grounds Trailer Released302,9424.2
Rainbow Six Siege Devs Have No Plan For A Sequel156704.4
CoD: WWII Weekly Update Includes Double XP, Scorestreak Tuning171,2633.8
Fortnite Is Fixing the Pump Shotgun211,5824.6
Twitch had more viewers than CNN in January178224
Grand Theft Auto V Premium Edition Listed On Amazon221,7464.1
Rainbow Six Siege is getting a pick and ban phase147764.2
Forza Motorsport 7 Update Now Available With New Features136994.3
Assassin’s Creed III could be getting an Xbox One remaster139234.2
Location for Halo World Championship 2018 Finals Revealed146473.5
Overwatch Is on Sale for a Limited Time; Includes All Versions125703.7
Bardock and Broly are two DLC Characters in Dragon Ball FighterZ99243.8
Friday the 13th: The Game on PC Is Half-off84234.3
Play Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Free on PC for the Weekend176824.2
Xbox One X and Xbox One S Will Soon Get 1440p Resolution Support281,6394.8
New SoulCalibur VI Trailer Is All About Mitsurugi122,2123.8
Sony Offering Discounts on PlayStation VR Bundles and Headsets219023.8
Kentucky governor says video games are to blame for school shootings372,3394
Street Fighter V Blanka Gameplay Video Shows Off His Moves In-Game75144.5
Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Chimera Trailer Reveals Two New Operators91,7134.3
Human: Fall Flat Reaches 2 Million Copies Sold156754.3
Rumor: New Sonic Kart Racing Game Won't Feature Any Other Sega Characters137384
Dungeons 2 is free for the next couple of days on GOG125834.2
Tax Refunds in Grand Theft Auto Online Announced291,8324.3
Latest Steam update adds sorting and filtering options to the wishlist176304.6
Dead by Daylight Patch Brings Howling Grounds Event and More, Now Live136444.5
PUBG Hits 30 Million in Sales, Player Count Experiences First Big Dip221,1274
Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Chimera Trailer Reveals Two New Operators147374
Xbox Live multiplayer free for all Xbox users this weekend195224.3
Fortnite update 2.5.0 is live – here’s the patch notes139354
Steam’s Lunar New Year Sale Is Now Live231,1264.2
PUBG developer promises to share development roadmap soon221,0084
Farming Simulator 19 Announced For Fall 2018 Release172,0983.3
Stardew Valley Multiplayer Beta Currently Planned For Spring124973.6
Assassin’s Creed Origins Discovery Tour Mode Gets New Images and Info103914.3
Sea of Thieves scale test coming this weekend for closed beta testers117583.8
Free Fortnite Battle Royale items if you’re a PlayStation Plus Member129013.9
Call of Duty Online Is Testing A New Battle Royale Mode444,0424
Rumor: The Lunar Steam Game Sale Could Kick Off As Soon As Tomorrow221,1204
Rocket League Tournament Beta to Begin Next Week176473.8
Valve Shut Down Developer on Steam for Reviewing Its Own Games177303.6
Dead Space is free to claim on Origin for a limited time225654
Fortnite: expect more items and weapons to be removed from play271,1674.1
Overwatch Patch Out Now With Capture the Flag Fixes154464
Spyro the Dragon trilogy remaster coming to PS4 this year – report191,4223.7
Sea of Thieves World Size Is Linked to Frequency of Encounters124864
Psyonix Teams Up with Hot Wheels to Create Rocket League RC Toy Set251,4353.8
Love Is in the Air in This Week’s Grand Theft Auto Online Update249263.8
Sea of Thieves will never have loot boxes247464
Let It Die Now At 4 Million Downloads207634.3
Xbox Live Deals: CoD: WW2, XCOM 2, Destiny 2, Rocket League, more186383.8
Epic Games Explains Why Fortnite's SMG Is Being Vaulted201,3124.1
Mafia II and Prey come to Xbox One Backward Compatibility279274.1
Hawaii Introduces New Bills to Ban the Sale of Games With Loot Boxes231,4843.9
Overwatch Getting Yet Another Free Weekend Across All Platforms205534.3
Sea of Thieves PC System Requirements and Recommended Specs Revealed157573.9
New Sea of Thieves Trailer Talks Lore and NPC Factions108793.8
Rumor: Sea of Thieves Xbox Bundles Leak On Amazon146424.1
Ubisoft Pledges to Continue Supporting Nintendo Switch237254.7
Dynasty Warriors 9 Gets Explosive Launch Trailer155743.9
Q.U.B.E. 2 Finally Gets Release Date on PS4, Xbox One, and PC159493.6
Assassin’s Creed Origins Set to Sell Twice as Much as Syndicate186953.9
Blizzard has no plans for Hearthstone on Nintendo Switch114803.9
Rainbow Six Siege Outbreak event will pit operators against 5 monsters162,4044
Fortnite Devs Respond to Skill-based Matchmaking Concerns151,2304.1
New Cyberpunk 2077 Trailer Shows How Much Death There Is In The Game117334.3
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Mobile Games Have Launched In China251,6583.8
Sony surveying users on possible PSN name change feature177353.8
DayZ coming to Xbox this year, Preorders for OG Xbox controller & more251,8723.5
Battlefield 2018 – More Evidence Suggests It Will Be Set During WW2249084.2
Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition Trailer Has "Power By Its Cuteness"115674.2
Sega Genesis Gets its First New Game in Two Decades147773.8
World of Tanks Celebrates 4 Years on Consoles with Anniversary Event175973.9
Destiny 2 changes to Prestige include curated loadouts and modifiers166863.8
Fortnite Battle Royale: daily challenge system changes, & more251,2934.1
PS4 Pro Supersampling Offers Noticeable Improvements134774.3
Twitch Updates Community Guidelines Regarding Community Toxicity157864.4
Friday the 13th Game Devs Release Single Player Trailer191,0253.8
Far Cry 5 Lands Five Minutes of 4K Footage, Showing Diverging Gameplay281,9224.3
Call of Duty 2018 Teased By Treyarch: “Can’t Wait To Share More”413,2634.1
Monster Hunter World Was #1 Selling Game on the PSN Store in January206663.8
Destiny 2 Update Provides Details for the Changes Coming to Nightfall195374.3
Worms W.M.D. Physical Release for Nintendo Switch Cancelled165363.8
Overwatch: Xbox One X vs PS4 PRO Head To Head Graphics Comparison141,1834.1
Monster Hunter World Shipments Pass Six Million Units Worldwide114123.9
Civilization 6: Rise and Fall Expansion Now Available102984
Fortnite passes PUBG with 3.4 million concurrent players321,9783.8
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction comes to Backward Compatibility198763.9
Three new Xbox Play Anywhere titles come to the Microsoft Store138553.9
Star Wars: Battlefront II Players Apparently Getting Free Crates166903.8
PS4 Name Change Rumors Circulate, But There's a Catch221,3574.2
Activision Blizzard made over $4 billion on microtransactions in 2017191,1134.2
PS Plus Extra Game Boost Expands February 2018 Line-Up136613.8
Fortnite To Get 60 FPS Mode On Consoles With New Patch201,3433.7
PlayStation's Top Downloads for January Revealed145074
Rainbow Six Siege: New Outbreak 'Briefing' Trailer181,7583.9
Nintendo Switch Has More Launch Year Games Than Any Other Console174973.9
Latest Overwatch Update Brings Much Needed Quality of Life Changes176254.1
PUBG Xbox One patch reverts changes made a week ago208584.2
Fortnite Hit 3.4 Million Peak Concurrent Players on February 4th236923.8
ARK Park Set To Release On March 22216134.2
Sea of Thieves Gets New Trailer Showcasing the Lore Behind the Game171,0204.2
Activision Confirms Next Call of Duty Is by Treyarch262,3433.4
Call of Duty: WWII, Crash Bandicoot Set Big Records For PlayStation154253.8
PS4 Rest mode exploit revealed (5.xx firmware)232,7703.7
Fortnite gets Valentine’s Day crossbow with unlimited ammo - new patch261,1624
Do Not Disturb Mode, Mini Game Hubs, and more rolling out to Xbox217854.7
The Duke Xbox Controller is Back and Available to Pre-Order241,1574
Xbox Unveils Sea of Thieves Hard Drive, Custom Controller Stand151,1223.8
Star Wars: Battlefront II May Finally Be Getting a Conquest Mode144713.8
Horizon: Zero Dawn Actually Had Working Co-Op At One Point114643.9
Grand Theft Auto V Shipments Pass 90 Million Units226434.3
Rainbow Six Siege will be free to play on all platforms next weekend226443.9
Microsoft Celebrates 4 Million PUBG Players With Free Loot Crates211,2874.4
Xbox One S PUBG Bundle Revealed, Hitting Stores Soon187644.4
Red Dead Redemption 2 — Take-Two “Confident” About New Release Date205544.6
PS4's System Software Update Includes Wallpaper Customization, & More154563.8
PUBG's New Anti-cheat Patch Goes Live, Blocks ReShade301,3024
Fortnite: Battle Royale limited-time mode Shooting Test 1 is live now271,2084.3
Rainbow Six Siege: Horrifying New Outbreak Trailer Shows Aliens292,3094.3
Pokemon Go Could Be Adding A Major New Feature in Next Update279304.1
Capcom Lays Off Members of Its Dead Rising Team Lowers Scope195204.2
MLB The Show 18 Gets Its Very First Trailer248004.1
Up to 85% off games and software at SCDKeys262,0884.3
Red Dead Redemption 2 Online Shows Housing, Battle Royale – Rumor291,4544.4
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy coming to PC and Switch this year221,0874.3
DayZ coming to Xbox Game Preview “at some point this year”, PS4 “event331,2364.1
Ark: Survival Evolved Plans to Visually Update Older Creatures228714.1
Red Dead Redemption 2- Cool Pre-order Offer Revealed261,2314.4
Sea of Thieves Beta Had an Impressive Turnout Despite Rough Start185624.3
Razer Announces Gold Razer Phone, Celebrating Chinese New Year191,1383.9
Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Coming To PS4, Xbox One, PC And Switch626,1324.2
Grab Dark Souls III + DLC for $12 with March’s Humble Monthly Bundle238574.6
Dragon Ball FighterZ Modders Are Adding in Sweet Character Costumes181,0094.6
Huge Terraria 1.3 Update Coming Soon for Xbox One192,0264.3
Overwatch achieves native 4K resolution on Xbox One X191,0524.1
Alien Horror Game The Peterson Case Announced241,3994.5
Assassin's Creed Origins Officially Cracked, According to Hackers221,5454.2
Final Fantasy XV on PC Will Allow Xbox One Crossplay175804
League of Legends' New Fighter Keystone Rune Projected for Patch 8.6107223.9
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Will Now Have A Team To Focus On Cheats227304.4
Take-Two Once Again Suggests Borderlands 3 Is Coming137404.4
Microsoft Responds to Xbox Game Pass Backlash from Retailers161,5054.3
Sony CEO Kaz Hirai is stepping down125693.9
Heaps of anime movies & series discounted on Xbox One & Windows 10158014.3
PS4 Pro Finally Getting System Supersampling With Firmware Update 5.50131,1944.1
Fortnite update schedule revised, Valentine’s & Spring events delayed181,1434.3
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Has 9 Million+ Views for Replay Daily154534
Assassin’s Creed Dynasty May be the Next Assassin’s Creed Game- Rumor131,2334.3
Fortnite bugs “Taking longer than expected to fix"301,7104.2
Far Cry 3 Classic Edition announced for PS4, Xbox One with Season Pass182,4244.2
Sony Has Shipped 76.5 Million PS4 Units By December 31, 2017185634
Xbox One Update 1802.180131-1450 comes to Xbox Preview Alpha Insider199663.8
Destiny 2’s Next DLC Coming in May With Season 3147854.2
Overwatch’s Year of the Dog Event Kicks Off Lunar New Year Next Week134833.8
Microsoft is NOT Buying Valve, Gabe Newell Confirms to Fan271,3744.2
Rainbow Six Siege 'Outbreak' zombie mode detailed, new teaser trailer211,8183.6
Xbox hardware revenue up 14% due to Xbox One X launch155754.3
Nintendo Will Support Switch For More Than 5-6 Years144394.1
SNES Classic Edition Produces Big Sales Numbers For Nintendo123223.8
Sonic CD Is Now Free On Sega Forever For Mobile Devices123894
Original Fantasy Shop Simulator Shoppe Keep Is Coming to Xbox One144883.9
Loot Boxes Are Not a Form of Gambling, EA CEO Says311,2234.2
EA Reports Loss in Wake of Star Wars Battlefront 2 Backlash185574.2
PS Plus Will Offer RIME and Knack in February164594.2
Grand Theft Auto V Tops 2017’s Best Selling Digital Games235303.9
Battlefield 2018 Will Release in October Says EA218424
CS:GO Fan Spends $60,000 On Super Rare Rifle Skin342,0824.2
Final Fantasy XV version 1.21 and PC benchmark tool now available158114.1
Rumor: God of War Might Be Getting Its Own PlayStation 4 Pro Bundle147284.1
Xbox Live now has 59 million users247154
Upcoming changes announced for Halo: Master Chief Collection166773.9
Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed Again, But Finally Gets a Release Date291,8084.1
PUBG made $712 million in 8 months, dominating the premium PC market289474.2
Call of Duty: WWII's Prop Hunt Mode Will Make a Return Next Month242,0924.1
Nintendo Switch’s Sales to Customers Are Over 13 Million Units163223.9
Fortnite Battle Royale Adds a Minigun and New Expedition Types221,7524.3
Battlefield 1 Player Count Tops 25 Million Unique Users175374.2
New Mobile App Titled Mario Kart Tour Announced by Nintendo177444.1

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