Day: September 11, 2020


“Cars, babies, farms, and bunk beds” will not be part of the next Sims 4 expansion

There have been a number of features Sims 4 players have been asking for pretty much from the start – like better babies, bunk beds, cars, and a farming system, just to name a few examples. Some of those features have been in previous Sims games, and they’re some of the most-requested features for Sims 4, but the devs say you shouldn’t expect any of them in time for the next big expansion. read more


Is Xbox Live Going Free?

Is Xbox Live Gold going free? Earlier this year, the Internet was flooded with rumors and reports from a variety of reputable sources. There was even some strange activity from Microsoft suggesting that it was preparing to make Xbox Live Gold free. However, in August, Microsoft more or less shot down these rumors, confirming that, at least right now, there are no plans to make Xbox Live free. More recently, many have begun to wonder what triggered all of these claims that the service was going free and why nobody was talking about the topic anymore. read more


Destiny 2’s Weirdo Planetary Vendors Are Finally Getting Their Due

A bristly researcher taking a one-way trip into an ancient alien cave. A gruff warrior making one last stand against the odds. A fanatical cutlist watching the abyss stare back while trapped in a time maze. A brilliant engineer set on rescuing Earth’s last, most advanced artificial intelligence from cyber-death. The unifying thread? Some of Destiny 2’s longest-standing side-characters are getting the send-off they deserve in the game’s latest lore dump. read more


How much Fortnite XP do you need to finish the battle pass? This tool will show you

We’re just a few weeks into Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 4, so there’s plenty of time left to finish off the battle pass… right? Well, if you’re concerned about how whether you’re going to have time to get that ultimate Iron Man skin, there’s now an easy way to check what it’ll take – a tool that shows exactly how much XP you’ll need to reach any given level this season. read more


Baldur’s Gate 3 will have dialogue voting for Twitch

I’m fully spoiled for RPGs at the moment, but that sure won’t stop me greedily gobbling up details about Baldur’s Gate 3 whenever Larian is ready to sprinkle them out. The more I see, the more I hope it will have the intimate, party-focused storytelling that made one of my best pals fall in love with the Dragon Age series. Which is why I’m oh so thrilled to hear a bit more about multiplayer this week. Please oh please, Larian, help me convince her to co-op Baldur’s Gate 3 with me so I can be an absolute thorn in her side the way childhood friends are meant to be. read more