Hearthstone’s revenues are down because of “unpopular” changes, say analyst firm Superdata.
According to analyst firm Superdata, Hearthstone is on the decline. This downward trend, they say, is because of “recent gameplay decisions”.
CS:GO presentation confirms next operation in summer, Source 2, and AI cheat detection!
Yesterday, a 24-hour countdown was posted online, teasing a CS:GO-related announcement aimed at the Chinese market. That countdown led to a presentation that has now happened, and which contained some exciting news.
Overwatch kommer till HOTS i stil med Hanamura payload karta och Genji hero.
After a successful first stint with Tracer, Zarya and Lucio, another Overwatch character is heading to Heroes of the Storm. Perpetual pub-star and heal-requiring robot-samurai Genji will be making his presence felt on backlines everywhere. He’ll be doing so in his home zone of Hanamura, which has changed into a payload map during the transition to lanes and cores. Having played several games, both are minty fresh additions of the kind Heroes players have come to expect from their patches.
Star Wars Battlefront 2’s campaign är skriven av Spec Ops: The Line författaren Walt Williams
Spec Ops: The Line was pretty good, right? An average third-person shooter elevated by its story: a videogame riff on Joseph Conrad’s novel, Heart of Darkness. Set in Dubai, the game was a refreshing change from the usual gung-ho shooters, with a decidedly anti-military take on armed conflict. Well, Star Wars Battlefront 2’s single-player story is being co-written by its lead writer, Walt Williams.
Sandbox RPG Steam Hammer öppnar beta access för sugna steampunks!
Following a successful Kickstarter campaign and two years of work down in the foundry, Steam Hammer is ready to take to the air with its first major beta test. Set in a tumultuous steampunk world, Steam Hammer has up to 64 players scrambling for resources and land on the Acribo Islands, following a devastating airship crash.
Steam har (äntligen?) en stor konkurrent
Chinese megacorporation Tencent is refreshing its flagship games platform. The new service, dubbed “WeGame,” will support international users and could give the gaming world its first true competitor to Steam.
Nu kan vem som helst köpa Halo Wars: Definitive Edition denna vecka
Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, the remastered version of the 2009 real-time strategy game, will be available for individual purchase this Thursday, April 20, publisher Microsoft Studios announced today.
Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy kommer idag, kolla på launch trailern.
Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series will send the titular heroes on a path toward a confrontation with the “literal murderizing machine” known as Thanos, if the game’s launch trailer is anything to go by.
The first episode, which launches tomorrow, April 18, is called “Tangled Up in Blue.” The name comes from a 1975 Bob Dylan song; the Guardians of the Galaxy film and its upcoming sequel — which are unrelated to Telltale’s video game series — are famous for their use of popular music from the 1970s and ’80s.
Se den första 100% speedrun:nen av Zelda Breath of the Wind.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s speedrunning scene posts new world records every day, but it wasn’t until now that a player managed the game’s first completed 100 percent speedrun.
French player Xalikah streamed his 49-hour playthrough on Twitch earlier this week. You can watch the first part below; it starts around the 12-minute mark and contains the first 47 hours. The remaining two hours, nine minutes can be found on his Twitch channel.
Mer gratis-grejer till #Titanfall-2
Respawn Entertainment will release “A Glitch in the Frontier,” the next batch of free downloadable content for Titanfall 2, next week on April 25, the developer announced today.
Var en trädkramande trollkarl - spela som Warden i ESO: Morrowind!
If I had the power to summon a massive grizzly and make it attack anyone who disagrees with me, I’d definitely have my own catchphrase. I’d be dropping “bear with me” into every single conversation, fluttering my eyebrows and tilting my head towards Gary (my bear is called Gary, okay). You would laugh. If you didn’t, I would say “it bears repeating”. If you still didn’t laugh, Gary would rip off your face.
Stora förändringar i kommande LoL patch!
We’re officially halfway through League of Legends’ 2017 season, and so there’s a huge update landing on the PBE bringing many changes to kick off the 7.9 patch cycle. These include the much-anticipated tank updates, defensive item changes and the new Dark Star game mode (and skins). Overall, Riot aim to make three tanks more distinct in how they initiate fights, and to ensure that item builds feel more appropriate to the game's pacing and to the heroes who will use them.
Spela Star Wars Battlefront 2 öven en vecka tidigare, med Origin Access..
Hiss eller diss?
Star Wars: Battlefront II will get an early release on Origin Access, surprising no-one. Subscribers to EA’s premium scheme will get to take the fight to some Rebel scum on November 9.
Snart kan vi hitta Elite: Dangerous och Planet Coaster i butikshyllan!
Frontier Developments' amusement park sim Planet Coaster and its space combat hit Elite: Dangerous will both get retail releases later this year.
Vivendi kanske köper Ubisoft i år.
Update April 25, 2017: Late last year, Vivendi increased their stake in Ubisoft so they owned over 25% of the company. Things have been pretty quiet since then, but it looks like that was just the calm before the storm.