Fortnite Battle Royale Will Be Free Starting September 26 (Update)

Update: The original version of this post mentioned that it was a one-day event, but the mode will be free permanently. I apologize for any confusion. Fortnite‘s Battle Royale mode is going free-to-play permanently. Starting September 26, players will be able to download the mode at no charge and battle it out to…

Street Fighter V Arcade Edition Listed by UK Retailer

UK Retailer ShopTo has a listing for Street Fighter V Arcade Edition on their website. This is far from an official confirmation, as it uses an old box-art and description for the rumored PS4 title, but where there’s smoke there usually is fire. The listing says it’ll release January 16, 2018 for…

NBA 2K18 Review – Where It’s At (PS4)

If you’re a gamer and a basketball fan then you likely hold the NBA 2K series in some reverence. I first fell in love with the series when it had my childhood idol of Allen Iverson on the cover, and over the years it has established itself as the undisputed king…

Sony Published PlayLink Trivia Game Knowledge is Power Has Gone Gold

Wish Studios kicked off Sony’s PlayLink initiative (PlayStation 4 games that are played with mobile phones) with That’s You! and their second title has now gone gold. Described as a “combative trivia” game, Knowledge is Power will release October 24 on PS4. Players will be able to impact their opponent’s screens in a manner…

Japanese Sales Chart: Pro Evolution Soccer Launches at Number One

Once again there’s a new release on top of the Japanese sales chart, as Konami’s football sim managed to dethrone Destiny 2. In fact, Bungie’s first-person shooter dropped to fifth place in its second week as it managed to sell 20,000 additional copies. Ahead of it were two new releases in Uncharted:…

Review: West of Loathing

West of Loathing is a point-and-click adventure that doubles as a turn-based RPG. The artwork consists of crude stick figures, drawn in a typical western setting, with a stubbornly black and white color palette. If you’re looking for challenging combat and state-of-the-art graphics, you can stop reading right now. This,…

Angry Birds angers Everton football fans

The UK’s Premier League is now allowing teams to print sponsor logos on their shirt sleeves This is, surprisingly, a first in British football. But Everton, home to International star Wayne Rooney, have seemingly scored an own goal with their logo choice, that of mobile-game phenomenon, Angry Birds. The game’s…

Steam combats review bombing with infographics

Steam introduced histograms to its review system Tuesday to combat review bombing – a practice where users post a significant number of negative reviews to a games Steam page in a small amount of time to lower the score of the game. These changes were announced in a blog post…