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I Want To Be A 'Blade Runner 2049' Skeptic But This New Trailer Is Making That Impossible

Posted on 05/08 20:18 in Deals | 0

) When I first heard of a sequel to Blade Runner, I had multiple opposing thoughts race through my brain.A new Blade Runner felt like part of this trend, especially since Ridley Scott is also churning out new Alien movies these days.

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No, Online Gaming Isn't A 'Breeding Ground' For Xenophobia

Posted on 05/11 20:58 in Deals | 0

A recent piece in Bloomberg breathlessly accuses online gaming of having become a "breeding ground" for xenophobia among young people.It's essentially a whole bunch of ink spilled over an issue that can be boiled down into one very obvious observation: People playing games online say mean stuff to one another.

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The One 'Game of Thrones' Spin-Off HBO Should Not Make

Posted on 05/14 19:19 in Deals | 0

This month, it was revealed that HBO was working on not one, but four different potential spin-offs of Game of Thrones in order to continue breathing life into the pop culture juggernaut after the main series.I don’t think there’s any earthly way we’re getting four HBO spin-offs, which is what many outlets are reporting.

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'Quake Champions' Beta First Impressions: Red Blend

Posted on 05/16 13:30 in Deals | 0

Quake Champions wants to blend the old retro arena shooter with the popular hero shooter genre and it succeeds to some degree.On the one hand, you certainly feel like you're playing an old arena shooter.

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'Pokémon GO' Announces Adventure Week, A Rock Type Event With Buddy Bonuses

Posted on 05/16 15:27 in Deals | 0

Another week, another Pokémon GO event, this one just ten days after the end of its last one, the grass type-focused Worldwide Bloom.But those are far from the only rock types in Gen 1 and Gen 2.

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NBA 2K eSports Efforts Shouldn't Be Limited To Pro-Am

Posted on 05/17 06:30 in Deals | 0

The level of fan interest is significant and with the NBA's backing, it's hard to imagine it failing.On May 6, I attended and competed in an NBA 2K tournament at Dew 3x.

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Magic: The Gathering's Amonkhet: A Creation Myth Takes Us Back To Basics

Posted on 05/17 17:49 in Deals | 0

Lately, I’ve had a difficult time getting my friends together for new Magic: The Gathering drafts.The world of Magic is a fast-moving one—several times a year, Hasbro’s Wizards of the Coast comes up with new flavor, new plotlines, and new game mechanics.

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The Cult Classic 'Phantom Dust' Is Now Playable For Free On Xbox One And PC

Posted on 05/17 19:00 in Deals | 0

The Xbox cult hit Phantom Dust has been remade for modern consoles and is now available to play for free on both Xbox One and PC.This remake of Phantom Dust updates the visual assets so that they can be displayed at higher resolutions, with the Xbox One outputting at 1080p and the PC version at 4K.

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Why Pokemon GO's Adventure Week Is The Game's Most Valuable Event Yet

Posted on 05/18 16:45 in Deals | 0

Today marks the kick-off of Pokémon GO’s “Adventure Week,” a rock type-based event that isn’t centered around any particular holiday, but fulfils Pokémon GO’s quota of at least one major event per month in order to engage players and drive revenue.I genuinely believe what I say in my title, that you shouldn’t skip this event if you still care even a little bit about Pokémon GO because this may literally be the most valuable event the game has produced yet.

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The One Thing That's Bothering Me About 'Destiny 2'

Posted on 05/20 18:34 in Deals | 0

From everything I’ve seen so far, I’m certainly pretty pumped about Destiny 2.There’s a lot that makes Destiny 2 feel like a true sequel instead of just being Destiny 1.

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I Give Up, I'm Playing 'Destiny 2' On PS4, Not Xbox One Or PC

Posted on 05/21 19:25 in Deals | 0

) I made a calculated decision to pick up Destiny for Xbox One instead of PS4.While playing Destiny on Xbox One was…fine, after the recent Destiny 2 reveal, I think I’ve finally decided on my platform of choice, and it’s going to be PS4 Pro, not Xbox One, not PC.

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'Red Dead Redemption 2' Delayed Until Spring 2018, But Here Are Some New Screenshots

Posted on 05/22 22:44 in Deals | 0

Here's the full text of an announcement from Rockstar Newswire: Red Dead Redemption 2 is now set to launch Spring 2018 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.In the meantime, please enjoy this selection of new screenshots from the world of Red Dead Redemption 2.

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These New 'Overwatch' Anniversary Skins Are So Awesome

Posted on 05/23 20:46 in Deals | 0

The Overwatch anniversary event is live, and with it comes a treasure trove of new goodies, from emotes to sprays to a whole bunch of new skins.Va was probably the most lacking Overwatch character when it came to cool skins.

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You Can Play 'Overwatch' For Free This Weekend

Posted on 05/26 16:57 in Deals | 0

If you're not one of the 30 million people already playing Blizzard's hit shooter Overwatch, now's your chance.The game is free to play all weekend long, beginning today and running through the 29th.

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