Month: February 2018
Horizon Zero Dawn launched last year to massive critical acclaim. Fans were fascinated by the prehistoric environment filled with mysterious prehistoric dinosaurs – where did they come from? Why is this game in the future but in the past? Guerilla Games took this element of complete mystery to craft an intriguing game which resonated with fans across the globe.
So last month I covered an interesting project called, TriForce Tokens, a cryptocurrency project which, intends to create an umbrella currency for all gaming platforms using blockchain technology. This was the first introduction I got to blockchain being used for a gaming purpose, and it fascinated me, so I decided to research up other projects using blockchain for gaming. Here I came across a project just as interesting – Play2Live.
There was a time when hackers simply defaced websites to get attention, then they started hijacking them to spread banking trojan and ransomware, and now the trend has shifted towards injecting scripts into sites to mine cryptocurrencies.
ABZU the gorgeous deep-sea exploration game from Giant Squid Studios is running for 50% off for Xbox One gamers on the Microsoft Marketplace.
The first week of PUBG’s launch seemed quite fruitful for Microsoft. According to VGChartz Global Weekly Chart for the week ending December 16, PUBG sold an estimated 581,761 units at retail – this means that digital sales were not accounted for (we can assume that digital sales were likely much higher).
Epic Game’s co-op survival title, Fortnite is set to get a 60fps mode for all consoles – optimised for whichever platform you happen to own.