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Get Your Sean Bean On! Civ VI: Rise and Fall Expansion Announced

After the flurry of free updates and game mechanic updates, the Civilization VI team was expected to release more information on their first official expansion for the beloved series. Rise and Fall expansion aims to expand game mechanics even further by duplicating the uneven nature of actual history. Before the …

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DiCE Suspends ALL Microtransactions in Star Wars: Battlefront II

Consumer complaints regarding Star Wars: Battlefront II’s microtransaction system hit boiling point with the game’s official release today. Amidst the turmoil, DiCE general manager Oskar Gabrielson released a statement on Twitter announcing the suspension of the “Crystal” transaction system. Today, we turned off in-game purchases for #StarWarsBattlefrontII. The game is …

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Sexual Harassment Accusations Have Begun To Move into the Gaming Community

Why wouldn’t sexual harassment and aggressive inappropriate behavior not exist in game related businesses if it exists everywhere else? The latest accusation comes from former IGN employee Kallie Plagge. In her tweet three days ago, she lists multiple advances by IGN editor Vince Ingenito: After hearing everyone else’s sexual harassment stories, …

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Obsidian with a Strange Tweet Leaves Gamers Guessing

Earlier today Obsidian Entertainment posted a strange tweet listing their games in chronological order ending in a “???”. It has been hours since this was posted with hundreds of gamers guessing and no new news. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords Neverwinter Nights 2 Alpha …

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Bungie: “400 users banned” For Threatening Destiny 2 PC Ecosystem

This morning we posted a story regarding a number of PC users complaining on Reddit and other forums that they were banned from playing Destiny 2. These stories were posted with screenshots, and led readers to believe they were banned for using third party video capture software. Being so specific …

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Is EA’s Perception of the Game Market Accurate?

On October 17th publisher Electronic Arts announced the closure of one of its studios, Visceral Games. The studio was working on an unnamed Star Wars game with an anticipated release date of late 2018/early 2019. The project was headed by Amy Henning, ex-writer and co-creator of the Uncharted Series for Naughty …

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Players Reporting Being “Instabanned” From Destiny 2 PC Version

UPDATE: More users on other forums are reporting similar stories of being banned. The common thread appears to be that some point they activated their overlays, and recorded footage. After a few hours, when they tried to log back in they were surprised to find their accounts were banned. The …

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Dwelvers Developer Returns After Long Hiatus

Dwelvers is a real time strategy and dungeon management game that has been in Early Access for nearly three years now. If this seems like an excessive amount of time for a game, just keep in mind this is being developed by just one person: Rasmus Llunggren. Dwelvers caught my …

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Star Control Bundle Appears!

  When Stardock acquired the Star Control license nearly four years ago, they made known their plan to reboot the series. Things remained quiet for a couple of years, and I assumed, this was just another hopeful promise that wouldn’t materialize. However, in the last year Stardock has been definitive …

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Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Delayed Until Early 2018

Age of Empires : Definitive Edition has been delayed. Its previous release date was set for this week, October 19th. We’ve been a part of the closed beta for some weeks now, and while it has been a pleasure to revisit this classic title. There was some concern with the …

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