Category:  News

By Thomas Bloom, August 27, 2012 0 Guild Wars 2, News

  It’s almost impossible to bring old school MMO gamers back into any MMO-styled game, even if it happens to sport a number of really cool features. In the case of Guild Wars 2, the new non-subscription MMO does just… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 24, 2012 2 Dark Souls, News

  If you’ve purchased the latest Dark Souls PC port and don’t have access to a gamepad (PS3/Xbox360 controller), then I feel very bad for you. Just to give you an idea how challenging it is to play this game… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 18, 2012 0 Day Z, FPS, News, Planetside 2

  FPS gaming has been continually redefined over the years thanks to games like Doom, Quake, Battlefield, and yes even Call of Duty. But now, a new breed of shooters has began to shape the entire genre of FPS gaming… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 11, 2012 0 Mods, News

  The Witcher 2 modding tools (known as REDkit) is the latest piece of software goodness to be launched by The Witcher 2 developer CD Projekt, allowing players to alter Geralt’s adventures in any way they please. Set to be… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 10, 2012 1 Battlenet, Blizzard, News

  Leading to a slew of tech and gaming websites to sound the alarm, Blizzard has announced a concerning¬†breach of Battle.net security resulting in the illegal accessing of customer email addresses. Blizzard says at the present time it does not… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 9, 2012 0 News, Steam, Valve, Windows 8

  Has the super controversial Windows 8 store driven Valve to launch an ‘app store’ counter-attack? Valve announced today via press release that Steam will introducing a host of new software items that are outside the realm of gaming starting… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 7, 2012 2 Day Z, Mods, News

  The inevitable Day Z standalone version just went official. Just one day after it was announced that the Day Z alpha had hit 1 million unique players (an amazing feat for a mod still in the early design phase),… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 7, 2012 2 Day Z, FPS, News

  The Day Z alpha mod is still gaining traction. Amid a slew of zombie games promising the world to players with endless features and the latest graphic options, a buggy alpha mod known as Day Z reigns supreme. Now… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 6, 2012 0 MMO, News, Planetside 2

  If you’ve been following Planetside 2 over the past several months, chances are you’re probably quite excited for the Planetside 2 beta — the first chance for many to not only get their very first hands-on experience with the… Read More »

By Thomas Bloom, August 5, 2012 3 MMO, News, World of Warcraft

  Is Mists of Pandaria the answer to Activison Blizzard’s subscription problems? The long-standing titan known as World of Warcraft has been shedding subscribers over the past several quarters after peaking during Burning Crusade times (~2008), but the subscription numbers… Read More »