Category ‘Gaming’

Justice League review: Who will revenge these shortchanged heroes?

reader comments 180 This week’s feature-length Justice League film advantages as much as it suffers from a “can’t get any worse” reputation. Between the abating earnings of Zack Snyder as a filmmaker, a swarming expel of new-to-film DC characters, and the impossibly stinky shade of Batman V Superman, you’d be ridiculous to go into the […]

Star Wars: Battlefront II review: Nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope [Updated]

reader comments 162 Game details Developer: DICE/CriterionPublisher: EAPlatform: Xbox One (reviewed), PS4, WindowsRelease Date: November 17, 2017ESRB Rating: T for TeenPrice: $60Links: Official website I’ve tried to give the new video diversion Star Wars: Battlefront II a acceptable shake, and we tried to do so by 3 forms of fandom, at that. we really puncture Star Wars—and I’ve […]

The universe of Skyrim is stirring and injured in VR

reader comments 41 Since consumer-grade virtual reality became a thing last year, there’s been some critique over the miss of lengthy, tasty VR practice that can draw players in an epic story for dozens of hours. As if to answer that criticism, Bethesda has released Skyrim VR, a PlayStation VR disdainful chronicle of one of the […]

New Deadpool 2 trailer is delightfully violent and contains 0 spoilers

reader comments 57 At last, Deadpool has given us the answer to the age-old doubt of how you tell fans all about a new film but actually revelation them anything that happens in the movie. That’s right—this is a totally spoiler-free trailer for Deadpool 2, in which all you’ll do is watch Deadpool portrayal some […]

After fan outcry, EA kicks real-money purchases out of Battlefront II

reader comments 79 Just hours before Star Wars Battlefront II‘s sell launch Friday, Electronic Arts and developer DICE announced that they are “turning off all in-game purchases… and all course will be warranted by gameplay.” The warn proclamation promises the ability to squeeze in-game crystals (used to squeeze randomized rob boxes filled with in-game items) […]

Devs guarantee to change Battlefront II until players are happy

reader comments 196 Amid a still-roiling debate over viewed “pay-to-win” microtransaction pattern in Star Wars: Battlefront II—which now includes an EA orator post that became the most-downvoted criticism in Reddit history—game developer DICE offering 3 high-ranking designers to attend in an Ask Me Anything Reddit village talk yesterday. The overarching summary in many of their responses […]

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are the near-instant remakes we deserve

reader comments 32 The 3DS ought to be circuitous down by now. The Switch is distant from a finish failure, at slightest for the time being, and Nintendo has already begun to pull its biggest and brightest franchises onto the new hardware. Pokémon, the general catch-and-battle disturb that only fit my owning 3 opposite Game […]

Russian military cites diversion screenshot as “evidence” of US ISIS support

reader comments 92 In now-deleted social media images, the Russian Ministry of Defense used what is almost positively a screenshot from a mobile diversion as partial of its ostensible justification that the United States military was ancillary ISIS troops in Syria. The posts, which went up on Facebook and Twitter Tuesday morning, enclosed pictures that […]

With so much behind-the-scenes Samsung drama, NBC may make a TV series

reader comments 21 Sleepy Hollow showrunner Albert Kim will work on an untitled family play for NBC featuring a expel almost wholly of Asian actors, The Hollywood Reporter reported today. Even nonetheless no commander sequence has been done yet, the proclamation carries stress given new studies about the miss of Asian-American illustration on TV (Masters of None, Dr. […]

Can EA fix what’s broken with Star Wars: Battlefront II’s economy? [Updated]

reader comments 299 Before we broach a correct outcome for Star Wars: Battlefront II, we wish to take a moment to speak about the game’s troubling, multilayered economy. The online multiplayer shooter is now strictly accessible for profitable EA Access subscribers, which offers a 10-hour hearing of the diversion forward of its Nov 16 launch […]