Day: September 10, 2020


Pokemon Leaker Drops Major Hint About Next Game

A prominent Pokemon leaker and insider has dropped a major hint about the series’ next game, and it sounds like the next release from the franchise is going to be a divisive one, or at least it won’t be popular among fans who don’t want the series digging up older installments and re-releasing them. The hint more specifically comes way of “Nintend’Alerts,” who more or less suggests the next Pokemon game will revisit the catalog rather than expand it. read more


Black Ops Cold War Scraps Controversial Modern Warfare Feature

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War’s multiplayer was revealed today alongside our first look at the game’s Zombies mode. In addition to providing our first proper dive into the PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, and PC game’s multiplayer, Treyarch, Raven Software, and Activision also revealed a slew of finer details about the online mode, including when its open beta is going down. And as you would expect, this open beta is coming to PS4 first, just like Modern Warfare’s open beta did. read more


Civilization Creator Shoots Down Our Memories Of A Nuke-Happy Gandhi

It’s common knowledge that you don’t mess with Gandhi in Civilization. Despite the real Indian revolutionary’s dedication to peaceful resistance, his video game counterpart’s proclivity for threatening the player with nuclear weapons is infamous. A popular theory states that this was caused by a bug in the game’s programming, but what if it was all just a shared delusion? read more


Xbox Details Expansion of All Access

Following the announcement of the Xbox Series X’s release date and price, Microsoft also revealed its plans for expanding Xbox All Access. The service is currently available on Xbox One, PC, and Android devices, and will be available on the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S at launch. The service will also expand to more countries this holiday season, and will give subscribers much more options, including a plan that includes the new consoles. While gamers have been hesitant when it comes to video game streaming, the service could go a long way towards getting players to embrace the option. read more