Category: Games

Xbox Game Pass Has Turned Games With Gold Into a Wasteland
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Xbox Game Pass Has Turned Games With Gold Into a Wasteland

Xbox Game Pass has risen to be the best value in gaming.However, this service has made Games with Gold look like chump change.Should Xbox drop the service come next-gen?Xbox Game Pass is the best deal in gaming, hands down. For a low fee, players have hundreds of games on offer – all downloadable and playable…

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Epic Games launches a campaign (and lawsuit) against Apple’s App Store
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Epic Games launches a campaign (and lawsuit) against Apple’s App Store

Epic Games is launching an all-out campaign against Apple and its App Store rules. Thursday morning, Epic Games introduced a new payment mechanism through a server-side update that allowed gamers to purchase Fortnite’s in-game currency directly, allowing the app to bypass Apple’s in-app purchase framework and the substantial cut that Apple takes. Apple quickly acted…

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Xbox Games Showcase Falls Short – Delivering a Victory to the PS5
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Xbox Games Showcase Falls Short – Delivering a Victory to the PS5

Microsoft held its highly-anticipated Xbox Games Showcase today. The gaming giant showcased a range of upcoming titles, including Halo Infinite, Everwild, Fable, STALKER 2, State of Decay 3, Avowed, and Forza Motorsport. Pitted against Sony’s PS5 showcase, it fell short. After sitting through an hour of Microsoft showcasing the very best of what it’s mustering…

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We need more video games that are social platforms first, games second
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We need more video games that are social platforms first, games second

During these long, mundane physically-distant days, stretching on into an uncertain future like an ever-lengthening beigeish corridor, it’s impossible not to miss hanging out with friends. Especially the kind of hanging out where you’re not really doing anything in particular, not talking about any one thing—just kind of being. As we continue to stay physically…

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Claiming Epic Games Store Freebies Just Got Way More Annoying
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Claiming Epic Games Store Freebies Just Got Way More Annoying

Claiming the Epic Game Store weekly free games will now require users to have two-factor authentication enabled. Epic Games explains the measure is to encourage users to enhance their account security. The tedious requirement stands from now until May 21. There will now be an extra annoying hoop to jump through to secure the weekly…

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11 Free PS4, Xbox One & PC Games You Should Download Right Now
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11 Free PS4, Xbox One & PC Games You Should Download Right Now

There’s a generous spread of games available to play for free right now. Whether you’re on PS4, Xbox One, or PC, there’s something out there for everyone. Titles include Uncharted 4, Journey, Assassin’s Creed 2, Just Cause 4, and more. Has the coronavirus lockdown got you down and left you twiddling your thumbs with nothing…

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Epic Games Throws Down the Gauntlet to the Publishing Industry
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Epic Games Throws Down the Gauntlet to the Publishing Industry

Epic Games has announced its own publishing branch. The company has struck deals with developers Remedy Entertainment, genDesign, and Playdead. EGP aims to offer the most developer-friendly terms in the industry. Not content with limiting its operations to developing games and running a digital storefront, Epic Games announced today that it is taking the first…

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