Month: September 2021

Halo Infinite dev clarifies how multiplayer challenges work

There’s been some discussion over the past weeks about Halo Infinite’s progression system, with players who joined in the technical flights expressing some concern over the decision to tie all of the FPS game’s experience gain to a multiplayer challenge system. Now, developer 343 Industries has laid out how the progression system works, revealing some key new […]

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Activision Blizzard CEO reportedly subpoenaed as part of federal investigation

Activision Blizzard is under “a wide-ranging investigation” by an agency of the US government. That comes from the Wall Street Journal, which reports that the Securities and Exchange Commission has subpoenaed CEO Bobby Kotick and other senior executives as part of an investigation into how the company has responded to sexual misconduct and workplace discrimination […]

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Arcade Paradise Preview: It’s Retro-Game Inception

If you ever find yourself stuck sprucing up a rusty, beaten-down laundromat owned by your business mogul dad — who just happens to be Geralt of Rivia voice actor Doug Cockle — you might consider sticking it to the old man by secretly converting the entire thing into a classic 1990s-style arcade. If that’s up […]

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Far Cry 6 ray tracing and AMD FSR will be exclusive to gaming PCs

Far Cry 6’s release date of October 7 is fast approaching and, in a recent interview with Wccftech, Ubisoft 3D team lead programmer Stephanie Brenham reveals that both ray tracing and AMD’s FidelityFX Super Resolution (FSR) will be PC exclusive features, while console versions will forgo both to prioritise a 4K/60fps performance target. Brenham explains […]

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Halo Infinite Dev Explains Multiplayer Challenges to Ease Worries About Progression

Halo Infinite developer 343 Industries has addressed player concerns about the game's challenge-based multiplayer progression, stating that it "it should take a player 16 to 18 hours of playing" before they run out of daily challenges. On the latest Inside Infinite post on Halo Waypoint, 343's community manager John Junyszek outlined how Halo Infinite's progression […]

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Deathloop’s Lack of Accessibility Options Is Disappointing Players

Arkane Studios' Deathloop has received a lot of praise since its launch. However, its lack of accessibility options has become an important, and disappointing factor for a number of players. The issue of accessibility was raised in a thread of tweets created by user @CyclopediaBrain, which discussed further some of the issues experienced by players […]

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Call of Duty Vanguard guns: all weapon details

Wondering which guns are in Call of Duty Vanguard? After an entire year of Cold War-era weaponry, it’s time for something different. We’re going back to World War 2 in this year’s Call of Duty game, giving players an arsenal of old timey weapons to get their hands on. You should recognise a number of […]

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New World fishing – how to get rare fish

Want to know everything about fishing in New World? Fishing is one of many different trade skills in New World, and catching rare fish takes a lot of work. Sometimes a quest asks for you to catch certain types of fish. Of course, you could just buy them from the auction house, but as the […]

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Prices for Fortnite’s Collaboration With Fashion Brand Balenciaga Will Make Your Eyes Water

Epic Games is no stranger to a Battle Royale-based collaboration, but prices for its latest clothing line deal with luxury fashion brand Balenciaga are likely to make even diehard Fortnite fans' eyes water. The Fortnite x Balenciaga collaboration features a number of in-game cosmetics that fans can purchase from within the item shop. However, it's […]

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Diablo 2: Resurrected release time confirmed

It’s nearly time to play Blizzard’s remaster of Diablo 2. The official Diablo 2: Resurrected release date has long been set for September 23, but we also know when you’ll actually be able to jump into the RPG game when you’ve got it downloaded and are raring to go. Blizzard’s head of the Diablo series, […]

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