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What To Expect From the Destiny 2 Beta

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Jul 7, 2017

The Destiny 2 Beta is just around the corner, launching first on July 18th for Guardians on PlayStation, July 19th for Xbox, and July 21st for the public. But what can you expect to get your hands on when Destiny 2’s beta drops? In the most recent weekly Bungie blog, Community Manager Deej shared what fans can expect from Destiny 2’s pre-release...

Overwatch Doomfist Hero Revealed, Now In Testing

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Jul 7, 2017

Overwatch’s long-awaited Doomfist hero has been revealed and is currently playable on Blizzard’s PTR for the game. In Overwatch’s story universe, Doomfist is a leader of Talon, the criminal antagonist group at odds with Overwatch. In the above animated origin story, Doomfist explains his views regarding strength and conflict. In...

Halo 5: Guardians 4K Xbox One X Update Announced

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Jul 6, 2017

One of the praises of Halo 5: Guardians is its steady 60 frames-per-second gameplay and its beautiful graphics and set pieces. However, with the announcement of the Xbox One X, many fans wondered if we would ever see a performance increase for the current mainline Halo title. Announcing a 4K update for Halo 5 with the release of Xbox One X later this...

Destiny 2 “The Farm” Social Space Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Wed, Jul 5, 2017

The Tower is attacked and destroyed by the Red Legion in Destiny 2, and that means Guardians will need a new place to gather and socialize. The Farm in Destiny 2 is the new social space for the game where players will meet with vendors, collect rewards, and interact with other players as well. Although IGN’s tour of The Farm was brief, fans are...

Ranked Play and GameBattles Will Return in CoD WWII

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Jul 3, 2017

Ranked Play and GameBattles integration, two fan-favorite features from previous Call of Duty iterations, will be returning in Call of Duty WWII. In a recent Reddit AMA, Studio Head Michael Condrey responded to fan questions regarding the upcoming Call of Duty installment from Sledgehammer Games. When asked about the studio’s vision for competitive...

X Games Rocket League Invitational Tournament Announced

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Jul 1, 2017

Psyonix Studios and the X Games have announced a $75,000 invitational Rocket League tournament as a part of the ‘X Fest’ entertainment festival at this year’s action sports competition. The tournament will run from July 14th-16th and will be streamed live on ESPN3, and likely other streaming platforms as well. “The X Games and...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Cross Platform Play is a Possibility

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Jul 1, 2017

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is coming to Xbox One later this year, but the developers of the popular “battle royale” title may take multi-platform to the next level with cross-platform play. Executive Producer of PUBG, Chang Han Kim, commented on the potential of Battlegrounds cross platform play. Although a technically simple...

Destiny 2 Loot Will Be Less Random, Says Luke Smith

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Jul 1, 2017

In an interview with Mashable Luke Smith, Game Director for Destiny 2, discussed the role of randomness in the Destiny 2 loot system and how Bungie has formatted the game’s weapon arsenal compared to its predecessor. In Destiny 1, a large amount of weapons drop for players with a random set of perks and bonuses, which encourages players to farm...

Bungie Reveals Destiny 2 Veteran Rewards

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Jun 26, 2017

Bungie will grant unique in-game Destiny 2 veteran rewards for players who participated in the first three years of Destiny. In Destiny 2, player emblems are more noticeable and detailed than ever. Pictured above, your Guardian’s emblem now takes up a larger amount of real estate on your character screen. In the most recent weekly Bungie blog,...