Battlefront 2 gets cosmetic microtransactions April 18th

Updated: April 15th, 2018Author: BrantonCategory: Gaming & NewsLeave a Comment

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“It’s an amazing brand that’s been built over many, many years, and so if you did a bunch of cosmetic things, you might start to violate the canon, right?” After massive backlash, getting the most down-voted comment in Reddit history, and completely redesigning the core foundations of an already released game, … Read More

Calling out USA Today – The best games of 2017

Updated: April 8th, 2018Author: BrantonCategory: Gaming & News2 Comments

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 was not one of the best games of 2017. Neither was Destiny 2 nor NBA 2K18. In fact, these were easily some of the WORST games of 2017, without a doubt. USA Today, what are you doing? The massive USA Today recently published an article outlining the … Read More

When are loot boxes gambling?

Updated: August 8th, 2018Author: BrantonCategory: Gaming & NewsLeave a Comment

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With the recent announcement of a US legislator proposing a new law to put age restrictions on games that include RNG loot boxes, I wanted to take this time to talk about when loot boxes are gambling, when they’re not, and why that matters. To really understand this issue, one … Read More

Star Wars Battlefront 2 – So very disappointing

Updated: November 14th, 2017Author: BrantonCategory: Gaming & NewsLeave a Comment

Well, Battlefront 2 released last night for those with preorders. Wow, what a disaster. From loot boxes focused around driving microtransactions to limits on how many credits you can earn in a set amount of time in Arcade mode. What. A. Disaster. To be honest, it shouldn’t be that surprising … Read More