Lootboxes and microtransactions and all sorts of chicanery have been invading video games for the last few years, locking out content that used to be unlockable through in-game achievements. What happened to the days where getting hard mode meant you simply had to beat the game instead of shelling out an additional $10? While Super […]
This weekend may well be the last weekend this year when you can go outside in shirtsleeves. Do you really want to spend it playing mobile games in your bedroom with the curtains drawn? Damn right you do! It’s been a week of surprises, with major franchises popping up alongside diverting indie games, so whatever […]
We thought publishers had done away with retailer-exclusive pre-order bonuses, but it appears Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is one such exception. While all retailers and platform versions will include the same in-game digital pre-order bonuses, we’ve spotted THREE physical bonuses at different retailers if you pre-order before the Tuesday, October 10, 2017 release date. Combined […]
Paradox CEO Fredrik Wester takes an unusual approach to recruitment. He just tweeted out Paradox’s D&D-style alignment chart. It’s very good. The post What is your games industry alignment? Chaotic Good? appeared first on Gamesbrief.