Day: October 10, 2019

Data caps would kill Google Stadia for a reported 17% of gamers
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Data caps would kill Google Stadia for a reported 17% of gamers

Stadia lands soon, and Google’s big play for streaming your games still has a lot to prove. One of the biggest concerns players have had is about data caps. Internet service providers continue to put hard limits on your data usage, and 4K streaming at 60fps is heavy on the bandwidth. According to one survey of broadband users, average gaming habits mean that 17% of players would find their hobby stymied on Stadia. read more

Riot says it’s totally willing to use the full name of Hong Kong Attitude on stream
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Riot says it’s totally willing to use the full name of Hong Kong Attitude on stream

As fans push back against Blizzard’s action against a Hearthstone pro’s comments in support of the protests in Hong Kong, players are starting to put increased scrutiny on other companies with big interests in China. (Which, admittedly, is most major publishers in 2019.) Now, Riot Games has had to assure fans that it is not directing broadcasters to avoid mentions of Hong Kong during the League of Legends World Championships. read more

FromSoftware Head Seemingly Would Be Willing To Develop Bloodborne 2 But Not His Decision
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FromSoftware Head Seemingly Would Be Willing To Develop Bloodborne 2 But Not His Decision

The Souls series was a massive hit as it brought in some difficult gameplay that forced players to carefully maneuver their character around the map otherwise it could lead to an early demise. While we got a few main installments to the Souls series, we did get a spin-off style release known as Bloodborne. A video game that released exclusively for the PlayStation 4 back in 2015 became an acclaimed hit. Now years later, most may be wondering just where a sequel is for this game. read more

Epic Games Store Now Offering Surviving Mars For Free
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Epic Games Store Now Offering Surviving Mars For Free

Epic Games Store received a ton of shade when it first hit the market. It was a competitor to Valve’s Steam platform that had the funds to compete. As a result, there were plenty of video game titles picked up and made a timed exclusive for the marketplace launcher. As a result, those who wanted to pick the game up on the Steam platform were left with another long wait. read more