CD Projekt RED, well known for their outstanding work on The Witcher franchise as well as one of the most anticipated titles, Cyberpunk 2077, has a small number of employees. Considering the quality of the content coming out of the studio, it is possible to think the studio works its employees to the ground, but they don’t.
Day: May 20, 2019
Publisher Deep Silver and developer Warhorse Studios’ medieval RPG, Kingdom Come: Deliverance, released back in February 2018 to favourable reviews, praising the game’s realism and overall atmosphere.
Unity is one of the most popular game engines out there, powering everything from tiny pieces of hobby development to some of the biggest hits in the industry. It includes features not just intended for traditional game developers, either – it also has a suite of tools intended to help devs in the gambling industry. Now the company’s facing backlash over those gambling-focused features.
Blizzard aimed for a faithful recreation of the original game—flaws and all. ARS T...
Games reach an incredibly diverse set of people across national, linguistic, and social barriers, and that goes for religion, too. Last week, we noted that Ninja was taking meals off-screen out of respect for Ramadan, and it should be little surprise to see religious groups taking up residence inside virtual spaces. One Christian pastor now holds church in VRChat, and that even includes baptisms – no matter how ridiculous a person’s avatar.
"They said they would make a better world. But that was a lie." ARS T...
Turner Tenney, better known as Tfue, joined esports group FaZe Clan in 2018. Now Tfue has filed suit against FaZe Clan over unfair business practices and violation of California law in regards to his own contract. The complaint alleges that FaZe is siphoning as much as 80% from the player’s earnings from third-party deals, and that he was encouraged to participate in illegal gambling and underage drinking while living at a FaZe Clan home in Hollywood Hills.
Nintendo has been tapping into the smartphone mobile market lately with video game adaptations and the latest upcoming release is Mario Kart Tour. Mario Kart, in general, has been a fan favorite since its release on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. Nintendo perfected kart racers and it has been a staple video game franchise that’s expected to launch with each Nintendo platform release. However, for the first time ever, we’re getting a smartphone adaptation and its something that we know very little above. Nintendo has been keeping a tight lid on this video game but soon we’ll get an official game reveal.
A new Counter-Strike: Global Offensive exploit has been discovered, which allows players to basically reset either the fire from molotovs, or the shape of the smoke that deploys from smoke grenades. In the most extreme cases, that could allow exploiters to create one-way smokes on official servers with anti-cheat protections, but there are some limitations to how far it can go.