South Park: The Fractured But Whole – Black screen fix

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Since South Park: The Fractured But Whole released, a lot of us who are trying to play it on PC have been experiencing issues with a black screen upon launch. Since that really sucks, I’m going to show you how to temporarily fix it. It’s a really simple fix, all you … Read More

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. Roughly 1,000,000 more concurrent players than DOTA2 has ever managed to achieve and about 1,000,000 more than the previous record was. Since PUBG launched earlier … 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

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 – Fighting “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

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

Battlefield 1’s Multiplayer is… great!

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Battlefield 1 officially released yesterday (not counting the preorder release of Oct 18th) and since then I’ve had some time to put a few hours into the various multiplayer game modes – haven’t touched single player outside of the intro sequence, yet. BF1 is definitely a fast-paced and exciting FPS, … Read More

Hitman: Sapienza (EP2) update – My impressions

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The newest installment into the recently released Hitman game dropped yesterday, and it’s definitely adding more of what I expected from this Hitman iteration. A big open map, lots of interactions, and most importantly, lots of ways to finish the primary contract – which is also pretty interesting. The map of Sapienza is really … Read More

Bohemia Interactive’s 2016 roadmap for Arma 3

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Bohemia Interactive’s military sim Arma 3 has been around coming up on 3 years now, and there are zero signs that development is slowing anytime soon. In this freshly released video roadmap, Creative Director Jay Crowe goes over the 10 biggest/best changes over 2015 and then the 10 biggest plans for 2016. … Read More