Month: November 2017

Money in Games: Is 80$ for a Game Too High?

Many people are fretting about the cost of games, claiming that spending 80$ for a game is too much money. This is something I have often heard when people talk about the value of games like Star Wars Battlefront II. However, is it too much money? What goes into making a game, and were they less expensive back in the day? What Goes Into A Game? It is easy to claim that a game company should just m...

Raiders of the Broken Planet: Wardog Fury Campaign released this month

Raiders of the Broken Planet is an online action-adventure game from developer MercurySteam. The game received its first campaign earlier this year, and now fans of the online game will be getting a brand-new campaign very soon. The next campaign for the game is called “Wardog Fury” which features four new epic story missions that can be played in various ways. All of these missions can be played ...

Neverwinter Nights: Enhanced Edition is coming soon

Beamdog, a Canadian-based development studio has announced in a live stream that they will be working on an enhanced edition of the classic game: Neverwinter Nights. Neverwinter Nights is a third-person role-playing game initially developed by Bioware. This is just the latest of many remakes that Beamdog have been doing. They have also remade Icewind Dale, Baldur’s Gate, and Planetscape. This is d...

Plants vs Zombies creator Fired For Opposing Microtransactions?

In 2011, Electronic Arts acquired the company PopCap, which, among many popular titled, also made Heavy Weapon, AstroPop, and Bookworm Adventures. However, instead of focusing on the creation of new content, it focused primarily on sequels and spinoffs. So when it came time to create and publish Plants vs Zombies 2: It’s About Time, Electronic Arts decided it wanted to load the game with mic...

Clicker Heroes 2 Rejects Free-To-Play

Playsaurus has an upcoming idle clicker game known as Clicker Heroes 2. An Idle Clicker game is when the player has to do pretty much nothing else other than click their mouse in order to play. A good example of this kind of game would be the notorious Cookie Clicker. However, future similar games would come with monetization options, like ads, or microtransactions. Playsourus decided to uproot th...

Twitter works on the verifiation guidelines

Twitter is working on a new guideline for the verification of Twitter Accounts/People, which many users cannot understand. The new guideline says, that the verification is based on the user’s behavior. But if you think about that, how can your behavior change your identity? 4 / We're working on a new authentication and verification program. In the meantime, we are not accepting any publi...

Game and Tech Convention at Stuttgart Fair

You don’t know what to do on the Weekend? Whether with the classics or bestseller in the fall – for the passion for gambling is no limit set. But even for technical enthusiasm is plenty of room.

The Incredibles 2 Teaser shows us how dangerous babys can be

The first peek at The Incredibles 2 is here. The sequel to Pixar’s 2004 superhero film and will pick up right after the end of the first movie.The trailer shows off one thing: Babies are destructive anyway but with superpowers, they are extremely dangerous, and you should never let them out of sight. Take a look at the first teaser of the new film. The Incredibles 2 will hit theaters on June 15th,...

Money in Games: Microtransactions – A Problem The Gamers Created

The latest backlash that hit EA is due to its abundant use of microtransactions. This is something that EA is personally known for, and microtransactions have been around for awhile. However, it begs the question: is EA the issue when it comes to microtransactions, or is it us?It is us gamers that are the reason for their continued existence. Microtransactions started in the mobile market, where y...

Nintendo Animated Movie and Switch named One of The Best Inventions of 2017

Time Magazine is known for their lists of influential people of the year. Now they have made a list of the best inventions of 2017, and the Nintendo Switch made the cut.

Marvel Heroes Players Demand Refunds After Shut Down

The popular MMORPG game Marvel Heroes will be closing their doors soon, according to Disney. This came after Disney ended their agreement with Gazillion Entertainment, who owns the rights to the game. Many fans did not like how Disney handled the shutdown.

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Set to Launch In 2018

After launching a teaser trailer for the new game in development, the game creators have claimed that the newest installment in the Valkyria Chronicles series is set to launch in 2018. It is meant to hit the western market before the end of next year and will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. The game is set in the same time period as the first game, yet has a different...

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