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Halo Wars 2 Review: RTS Awakens From Cryosleep

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Feb 16, 2017

When I first bore witness to the reveal of Halo Wars 2, I wasn’t quite sure where to set my expectations. The original installment, Halo Wars, was a fascinating new perspective for the Halo franchise. The title injected the real-time strategy genre into a franchise that was predominantly comprised of first-person shooter games. Nevertheless, Halo...

Beyond x ASTRO February Tournament Schedule

By : Beyond Entertainment | Wed, Feb 15, 2017

We will be hosting ASTRO Tournaments with Halo 5: Guardians and Rocket League across multiple platforms. Check out the entire February schedule below!   ASTRO Spartans Halo 5 $200 FFA: When: Tuesday – February 21st, 2017 Start Time: 7PM EST System: Xbox One Prizing: 1st: $200   ASTRONAUTS: Rocket League $1,000 3v3: When: Tuesday...

Blizzard Introduces Overwatch Server Browser

By : Ryan Cox | Wed, Feb 8, 2017

As a part of the ongoing effort to refine and improve Overwatch, Blizzard’s development team are once again going above and beyond to implement new tools and additions for their community. On February 7th, a new test patch went live on Overwatch’s Public Test server, introducing new changes to heroes, new Custom Game options, and the much...

Halo Wars 2 Launch Trailer Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Feb 6, 2017

With just a few short weeks remaining until the game’s launch, 343 Industries, Microsoft, and Creative Assembly have unveiled their launch trailer for the newest real-time strategy installment in the Halo franchise—Halo Wars 2. The trailer once again highlights Halo Wars 2’s campaign storyline, showcasing Captain James Cutter and the...

Xbox February Games with Gold Announced

By : James Glaze | Fri, Feb 3, 2017

It’s the first of the month Xbox fans and you know what that means, another four free games up for grabs through Microsoft’s Games with Gold!  Check out the games are available to download for free this Februrary! Xbox One Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime:  February 1 – 28 Pilot your spaceship and fend off enemies by firing lasers and...

HITMAN January Content Update Revealed

By : Jason Segalla | Wed, Feb 1, 2017

Coming January 31, HITMAN will release its January content update to coincide with the release of The Complete First Season on physical disc. The physical release will have a Steelbook Edition option for purchase that grants players exclusive items and access to the bonus missions from the Summer Bonus Episode. The content update includes a slew of...

Prey’s Release Date Revealed

By : James Glaze | Thu, Jan 26, 2017

Today Bethesda Softworks revealed the release date of their upcoming game Prey which will be dropping on May 5th 2017 for Xbox One, PS4 and PC.  Alongside this announcement, a new trailer was released that shows off the main character Morgan Yu as attempts to fend off and defeat opposing aliens. Along with the release date announcement and video,...

New Battlefield 1 DLC Announced

By : Connor Murphy | Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Almost four months to the day following the release of Battlefield 1, EA DICE has announced the first expansion for the popular World War I shooter. The DLC, titled They Shall Not Pass, brings four new maps, a new game mode, new behemoths, and a new elite class to Battlefield 1. The expansion’s theme also creates room for a new faction: the French...

Overwatch Year of the Rooster Event Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Wed, Jan 25, 2017

The Overwatch team at Blizzard always seem to have a new trick up their sleeves. With their most recent seasonal Christmas event coming to a close, very few were expecting a new seasonal event to be right around the corner. A short while ago, Blizzard teased their newest seasonal event—Overwatch Year of the Rooster, which has since been revealed....

Halo World Championship Power Rankings – UGC St. Louis

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Jan 19, 2017

With two Pro League seasons behind us, and multiple ranking periods logged away, it’s time for the next chapter of Halo esports—the 2017 Halo World Championship. With this years annual worldwide tournament now featuring LAN qualifiers, professional and amateur teams are more dedicated than ever to grind Halo 5: Guardians and fight for a chance...