Star Wars: Battlefront 2 And Micro-Transactions

Another year brings another broken gaming model. This time it takes the form of a beloved franchise in Star Wars: Battlefront 2.

These days we’re use to games that break out of the box and companies that release tons of garbage that could have been programmers’ weekend projects.

When you pay $60 for a new game from a top company you expect a full gaming experience. You don’t expect Farmville-style up-selling spam. So gamers were rightfully angry when they found out Battlefront 2 would ship with a pay-to-win storefront (game companies are calling this a “mechanic” now).

October 19, 2016

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How Many People Does It Take to Stop a Plane

This is probably the stupidest thing I’ve seen all day… so of course I had to share it with you!

How many people does it take to stop a plane in Grand Theft Auto V.

Ted Cruz plays video games

May 31, 2015

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Gamer for President?

Would you want a gamer for President? According to Senator Ted Cruz if he were to be elected to the White House, America would have exactly that.

Gamers are Professional Athletes

May 30, 2015

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Gamers Are Professional Athletes

If the thought of gamers as professional athletes makes you smirk, look no further than ESPN’s latest coverage of Blizzard’s Heroes of the Dorm tournament.

The training regiment may involve hundreds of stationary hours rather than gruelling sweat, but proponents argue that “cyber athlete” is a real thing.

May 29, 2015

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Red vs Blue

An early example of machinima – and arguably one of the best – was the Halo-inspired Red vs Blue. Now available on Netflix, which is about as good a reason as any to subscribe. This show just keeps getting better.

May 28, 2015

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Truck Carrying Splatoon Amiibo Stolen

A truck carrying a shipment of Special Edition Splatoon Amiibo has been stolen in Europe. Tough luck, says Nintendo to the hapless customers who pre-ordered toys that will never arrive.

More Street Fighter in HD

May 27, 2015

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Capcom Sees Payday in HD Remakes

What does the future of Capcom look like?

HD Remakes and Digital Downloads, according to its financial briefing.

May 26, 2015

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Couple Weds at a GameStop

A year after meeting during a game of Mario Kart, this couple returned to the video game store for a Legend of Zelda themed wedding. A Super Smash Bros tournament was had during the reception.

If male characters were posed like female characters tend to be

May 24, 2015

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Redneck Avengers

Amazing how a new soundtrack can make a film even better…

Tetris as you have never heard it before

May 23, 2015

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Tetris Live Concert

You’ve never heard the Tetris theme song done this way.

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