Category: Gamer’s

Nintendo Left Gamers Vulnerable Long Before Shocking Data Breach
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Nintendo Left Gamers Vulnerable Long Before Shocking Data Breach

It seems like Nintendo may have suffered a severe data breach lately. 160,000 accounts appear to have been illicitly accessed since the start of April. This latest breach shows that companies need to make some changes to the way their online services work. Nintendo has suffered a pretty serious security breach, exposing user privacy. Around…

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23 Million Gamers on Global Pandemic Lockdown Shatter Steam Records
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23 Million Gamers on Global Pandemic Lockdown Shatter Steam Records

Steam broke yet another peak user record yesterday with 22,678,529 users. The most popular game was Counter-Strike global offensive, which again set a concurrent player record above 1 million. The surge in activity is attributed to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown measures across the globe. Steam broke another record this weekend, hitting…

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Entitled Gamers Cheer as PlayStation’s Last of Us 2 Enters Crunch Mode
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Entitled Gamers Cheer as PlayStation’s Last of Us 2 Enters Crunch Mode

Crunch is an unfortunate games industry staple. Some gamers defend the practice, claiming it’s the only way for envelope-pushing titles. Nintendo has gotten by without crunch. Why must this remain the norm? Crunch and the games industry, unfortunately, go hand in hand. Big projects require a consistent effort, but some companies struggle with time management,…

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Gamers Win. Nioh & Outlast 2 Are November’s Free PlayStation Plus Games
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Gamers Win. Nioh & Outlast 2 Are November’s Free PlayStation Plus Games

Sony announces November PlayStation Plus Free Games. Nioh and Outlast 2 are available to download from November 5. Sony’s excellent run of titles in recent times are helping boost the service’s subscriber base. Sony has lined up another fantastic month of free PlayStation Plus games. The gaming giant announced that for November, subscribers will be…

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Aussie Gamers Welcome 6-Month Blizzard Ban for Hong Kong Protest
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Aussie Gamers Welcome 6-Month Blizzard Ban for Hong Kong Protest

Blizzard’s Hearthstone eSports division has issued a six-month ban to the American University Hearthstone team after the trio of 19-year olds displayed a sign supporting the Hong Kong protest movement during an official live stream for the Collegiate Hearthstone Championship last week. Blitzchung and AU Live Stream Protests The suspension comes in the wake of…

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