PUBG hits an all-time high for concurrent players – 2,279,084

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Everyone’s favorite record-breaking battle royale, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds aka PUBG, set a new record today in terms of concurrent players – people playing at one time. Basically, 1,000,000 more than DOTA2 has ever managed to achieve and 1,000,000 more than the previous record that had been established since March 2016. Since … Read More

Middle Earth: Shadow of War – MTs aside it’s pretty good!

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The newest entry into Talion and Celebrimbor’s saga, Shadow of War, recently released amidst what I can only describe as the microtransaction plague. But, are those microtransactions really that bad in Shadow of War? Is the end game really locked behind a pay/grind wall? Do they make the game suck? Let’s … Read More

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 open beta – Oct 6th to Oct 9th

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If you preordered Battlefront 2 you’ve already had access to the beta for a couple of days. but for all of us other people the open beta for Star Wars: Battlefront 2 fires up on October 6th – today – and officially runs until October 9th. I haven’t had a … Read More

Forza Motorsport 7 – Setup and ready for…. Microtransactions!

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Would you be surprised if I told you yet another game has been released with the loot box system that currently plagues the gaming industry? What if I told you it was Forza Motorsport 7? Probably not too surprised, are you? No? That’s the problem. So many games have been … Read More

NBA 2K18 – I have to talk about the microtransactions in MyCareer

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I’ve always been a fan of 2K’s NBA games, so much so that every time a new one is announced I preorder it on the spot without thinking, NBA 2K18 included. I think this is mostly because 2K is the only option on PC when it comes to basketball games, … Read More

Steam’s new review system – Going after “review bombing”

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If you’ve been active in the PC community for any amount of time, you without a doubt know what Steam is. If you don’t then I’m genuinely worried about you. For those worrisome few who don’t know, Steam is the biggest digital distribution platform available on PC for gaming and more … Read More

Absolver – Week 1 cheats?!

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Sloclap’s new brawler, Absolver, launched just 3 days ago on both Steam and GOG and already has cheats uploaded on one notorious website. Yes, you read that right, 3 days after launch cheats including god mode and instakill have already been released en masse. No, I won’t link to the site … Read More

Final Fantasy XV to hit PC in 2018

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Square Enix’s Hajime Tabata recently announced during Nvidia’s spot at Gamescom that the latest installment of the Final Fantasy series, 15, will be coming as a Windows exclusive sometime early in 2018, including a slew of Nvidia’s GameWorks features, 4K textures, mods, and even a first person mode. I don’t … Read More

No Man’s Sky is…. Good…?

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No Man’s Sky. I honestly can’t think of another 3 words that remind me of both overzealous death threats and video games in the same breath. NMS launched just over a year ago and since that dire day Hello Games has made some serious strides within their procedurally generated universe. Update … Read More

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS – Lots of capslock but also lots of fun

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PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS recently dropped into Steam Early Access as the most recent entry to the battle royale genre – and it’s a pretty good one as far as I’m concerned. Not just me either, but enough people to earn them over $11-million during just their opening week while hitting a … Read More