Day: May 14, 2019

Here are the first four characters coming to board game adaptation Gloomhaven
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Here are the first four characters coming to board game adaptation Gloomhaven

With the early access release date of summer 2019 fast approaching, Asmodee Digital has now unveiled the first four playable characters of Gloomhaven, its PC adaptation of the beloved tabletop game. Reflecting the game’s key elements of strategy, planning, and making your choices count, the characters already open up a wide range of playstyles and possibilities. We’ll give you a breakdown of everything we know so far. read more

Take-Two says loot box revenue is “not material to us”
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Take-Two says loot box revenue is “not material to us”

Governments around the world have expressed varied degrees of interest in regulating the sale of loot boxes in games, and we’ve seen games like CS:GO get their loot boxes adjusted or disabled in certain regions as a result. Take-Two is one of the biggest publishers in the world, and it’s no stranger to loot boxes – but CEO Strauss Zelnick says the new legislation isn’t too worrisome, because the company doesn’t profit much from loot boxes anyway. read more

Ubisoft creative director casually confirms a new Splinter Cell on Twitter
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Ubisoft creative director casually confirms a new Splinter Cell on Twitter

Fans have been desperately requesting – okay, begging for – a new Splinter Cell game for the last half-decade. Ubisoft has been cagey about confirming development, but Division 2 creative director Julian Gerighty seems to have just confirmed that the new Splinter Cell is in development through a casual tweet. Personally, I expected an announcement at E3, but it’s 2019 and nothing makes sense anymore. read more