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Hours before launch, EA strips micro-transactions from ‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’

Just hours before the full launch of Battlefront II, Electronic Arts has announced that they’re removing in-game micro-transactions entirely from the title for the time being as they look to rethink their pricing strategy. What drove EA to take micro-transactions out of one of the company’s biggest releases this year? A backlash that was rippling through the online gaming community ... Read More »

The best Xbox One prices, bundles and sales in Australia (November 2017)

UPDATE: Microsoft is offering the best bundles at the moment by a long margin, with either the 500GB or 1TB models coming with a very impressive collection of four games, two of which are the new Call of Duty and Assassin’s Creed. With the recent unveiling of the Xbox One X, the Xbox One S has seen some impressive price ... Read More »

The best PUBG Steam key and Xbox One prices pre-Black Friday 2017

PUBG or PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Steam keys are one of the most in demand items for PC gamers right now. It’s already sold twenty million copies since launching in March 2017 and that number’s set to swell further with the imminent Xbox One release. As for PC gamers though, contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to buy all your Steam ... Read More »

Hulu is Nintendo’s first video streaming app for the Switch

Nintendo has released a list of the new releases for its Switch console eShop available today, and North Americans will be able to download Hulu, according to the list. The app should go live with the rest of the eShop updates when the store refreshes its content, which usually happens at 12 PM ET. The arrival of Hulu marks the ... Read More »

Cyberpunk 2077 release date, trailer and news

Update: Very little is known about Cyberpunk 2077 at the moment, other than the fact that it’s still in development. However, one developer has drawn the attention of fans on Twitter recently by asking gamers what their “dream RPG” would involve.  Associate design director, Kevin Rowley, specifically asked this question with regards to side activities away from the main quest. ... Read More »

Niantic acqui-hires Evertoon to add a social network to Pokémon Go and other apps

Niantic, the company behind the hit mobile game Pokémon Go and its predecessor, Ingress, announced today it has acquired the team from the startup Evertoon to help it further build out its mobile products. Deal terms were not disclosed, but from how it’s described, the move seems to be more of an acqui-hire focused on gaining access to talent, rather ... Read More »

The best Nintendo Switch prices, bundles and sales in Australia (November 2017)

UPDATE: The bundles are thin on the ground at the moment, but if you’re after the latest Super Mario Odyssey title, scroll down for the best deal we’ve found on an Odyssey console bundle. Considering how fresh the Nintendo Switch is, we’re not expecting any major savings at this early stage, and probably not much in the way of competition ... Read More »

StarCraft II will be free to play starting November 14

It was only in April that Blizzard made the original StarCraft free to play, and now the company has done the same for its sequel. StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty, which is certainly the most-played real-time strategy game ever made, will be free for anyone to play starting on November 14. Of course there’s a catch, but nothing nefarious. The ... Read More »

Animal Crossing Pocket Camp: everything you need to know about the mobile game

Update: Data miners have already started digging into the code for Animal Crossing and may have uncovered some as-yet-unconfirmed features that could be coming to the game. According to Shacknews When sifting through the game’s APK, they uncovered plans for garden mechanics which involved different kinds of plants, plant and soil conditions and even plant breeding information.  There were also ... Read More »

GameStop is launching a game rental subscription called PowerPass

GameStop, the video game store that has fallen from grace in the era of digital downloads, will start offering a subscription rental program, according to Mashable. Over the past decade, it’s become incredibly easy to get your hands on a new video game without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Alongside Steam, both Sony and Microsoft offer digital download ... Read More »

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