For Honor update 1.17 is live on all platforms for players to download, and it is a pretty major update.
Day: December 18, 2017
Lootboxes are quite possibly one of the most toxic additions we’ve seen happen in modern gaming – and it seems that the developers behind Fallout: New Vegas, Obsidian agrees. In their forums, the developer stated that “The answer is simply: ‘no.’ No microtransactions, of any kind, in our game.”
Funcom, the team behind the survival PC title, Conan Exiles has announced a new company, Heroic Signatures, in association with Cabinet Group LLC. This company will hold and manage the interactive rights for licenses such as Conan the Barbarian, Solomon Kane, Mutant Chronicles, Dark Agnes, Kult, Kull of Atlantis, Mutant: Year Zero, and El Borak – in total they will be in a possession of 29 licenses.
Last week Bluehole Studio’s smash-hit, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds launched for the very first time on console. Due to a publishing deal with Microsoft, PUBG’s first appearance was on the Xbox One. According to the game’s creator Brendan Greene, the Xbox One launch was a massive success, he took to Twitter to state that the game reached 1 million players on Xbox One after just two days.
When Payday 2 was originally announced for Nintendo’s hybrid console, the Switch, during Nintendo Direct earlier this year, we didn’t know much about it except that we could expect the title in 2018. Now we’ve received a solid release date, with the title launching both physically and digitally on February 27 in the Americas and February 23 in Europe.
The problem with playing too many video games—and don’t tell your doctor this—is you start to see them almost everywhere. It might sound ridiculous, but ask anyone who plays Candy Crush or Tetris and they can verify this claim. There’s actually a cognitive phenomenon named after Tetris which happens when you put so much attention into an activity it starts to consume your thoughts and pattern your dreams. In my case, I began imagining point and click puzzles whenever I came across fire hydrants after playing the excellent graphic adventure Samorost 3. But as you’ll see below, my story isn’t unique in the slightest. In no particular order, here are 10 places in the real world that will make you think of video games. Feel free to add your own in the comments.
One of the most common network security solutions is the branch firewall. Branch firewall appliances can pack into a single device a wide range of security capabilities including a stateful or next-generation firewall, anti-virus, URL filtering, and IDS/IPS.
WASHINGTON – Adult actress Mia Khalifa reportedly exposed FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai via Instagram with a screenshotted post of Ajit Pai sliding in her Twitter direct messages. Although Mia reportedly deleted the post in less than 5 minutes, it gained over 2,000 likes, 300 comments, and was screenshotted by many followers.
Security researchers have discovered and disclosed details of two unpatched critical vulnerabilities in a popular internet forum software—vBulletin—one of which could allow a remote attacker to execute malicious code on the latest version of vBulletin application server.