Daily Archives: 11/10/2017

Respawn's Vince Zampella On EA Acquisition: "We Are Still Respawn"

In an interview with GamesBeat, Respawn’s Vince Zampella and EA’s Patrick Soderlund sat down to talk about EA’s acquisition of Respawn announced yesterday. There has been a fear that EA’s owning influence will change Respawn for the worse. The message

Opinion – I Don't Trust EA With Titanfall 3

I love Titanfall 2. Respawn Entertainment’s second entry in its velocity-focused first-person shooter series is one of the best games I’ve ever played. Yesterday, news hit that another title “in the Titanfall franchise” is on the way. Under normal circumstances

Minecraft: Story Mode – Season Two: Below The Bedrock Review – Dragging Its Feet Toward The Finish

Whether you’re talking about a television series or an episodic adventure video game like Minecraft: Story Mode, a season’s penultimate episode best serves the story when it raises the stakes of ongoing narrative and sets the table for a thrilling

Humvee Makers Sue Activision Over Vehicles In Call Of Duty

AM General, the manufacturer of the well known Humvee military vehicles, has filed lawsuit against Activision for extensive use of Humvees in Call of Duty over the years. The lawsuit alleges that Activision have taken advantage of AM General’s “goodwill

Funny To A Point – The Dreaded Question: Vol. II

A little over a year ago (good lord, has this column lasted that long?), I shared what has become something of a tradition in my house when it comes to video games: My wife sees me playing a new game,

60 Questions And Answers About Monster Hunter: World

With Monster Hunter: World, Capcom is taking a leap from the 3DS to the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Naturally, fans have a lot of questions about what’s in store with this ambitious, new entry. Our new cover story on

Report: Nintendo To Dramatically Ramp Up Switch Production Next Year

Nintendo’s popular console could see as many as 30 million units produced within the next fiscal year. In a new story published by the Wall Street Journal, sources close to Nintendo say the company projects continued strong sales of the

Splatoon 2's Next Splatfest Pits Sci-Fi Against Fantasy

Nintendo has revealed that the next Splatfest, kicking off November 17, will be Sci-Fi vs. Fantasy. Splatfests pit two teams against each other over two days of multiplayer matches, with the teams picking their sides and sometimes being very, very

Bossa Studios Cancels Splatoon-Like Decksplash After Unpopular Free Week

Bossa Studios, the developers behind Surgeon Simulator and I Am Bread, have cancelled their Tony Hawk-meets-Splatoon after their free week for the game failed to hit a 100,000 player milestone. Back in March, Bossa Studios took the strange tact of

Destiny 2 – Xur's Gear Rewards And Location For The Weekend Of November 10

Everybody’s working for the weekend – and the exotic gear that Destiny 2’s mysterious merchant Xur brings for those three days. This time around Xur is set up near the Watcher’s Grave fast travel point on Nessus. In Destiny 2,