Blizzard Preparing Warcraft 3 For New Multiplayer Update

Blizzard Preparing Warcraft 3 For New Multiplayer Update
At the moment it seems that Blizzard is giving all of their franchises some love, save for the Warcraft franchise which seems to have been largely untouched, or at least until more recently when Blizzard announced on the forums that Warcraft 3 will finally be getting its own PTR, and that they will be testing out some multiplayer changes.According to Blizzard, “Warcraft III’s first official PTR lives. Join us on the field of battle as we test the new Map Pools for 1’s, 2’s, 3’s, 4’s and Free-for…
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Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo Is Now Available

Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo Is Now Available
Last week we reported that Capcom would be releasing the demo for Monster Hunter XX on the Nintendo Switch this week, and sure enough it looks like the demo is now available for gamers who are interested in checking it out, although we should point out that the game is currently exclusive to Japan.However the good news is that finally after all these years, Nintendo has decided to create a region-free system with the Nintendo Switch. What this means is that gamers can create eShop accounts for a…
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Kickstarter Campaign Crowdfunds A Modern Day N64 Controller

Kickstarter Campaign Crowdfunds A Modern Day N64 Controller
It’s 2017 which means that consoles like the Nintendo 64 (N64) are clearly and obviously no longer in production, and for the most part most (if not all) gamers have moved onto newer and more modern consoles. However a company by the name of Retro Fighters has decided that in this day and age, perhaps there could still be a need for an N64 controller.The company has since launched a Kickstarter campaign for what they are calling a “next-gen” N64 controller. Basically this is a reimagining of the…
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Nintendo Sued Over The Switch’s Joy-Cons

Nintendo Sued Over The Switch’s Joy-Cons
The Nintendo Switch is pretty unique as far as consoles go, and even as far as handhelds are concerned if you were to classify it as one. This is because of the way the console has been designed where it can double up as a home console, or taken on the go, thanks to its detachable controllers.However it seems that the Switch’s Joy-Cons have recently landed the company in some hot legal water. In a lawsuit filed by accessory maker Gamevice, the company claims that Nintendo has allegedly violated …
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Hearthstone’s Knights Of The Frozen Throne Expansion Is Now Live

Hearthstone’s Knights Of The Frozen Throne Expansion Is Now Live
For fans of Blizzard’s digital card game Hearthstone, if you’re looking forward to getting your hands on the latest expansion, you’ll be pleased to learn that Blizzard has announced that the Knights of the Frozen Throne expansion is now live and playable, which means that you’ll just need to update your game and you’ll be good to go.According to Blizzard’s description, “The Lich King’s entrepreneurial ventures in the mortal world are at an end, but you can now face him in Hearthstone! He’s broug…
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Titanfall: Assault Has Launched On Mobile Devices

Titanfall: Assault Has Launched On Mobile Devices
If you’re a fan of the Titanfall franchise, you might be interested to learn that Titanfall will now be playable on your mobile device, or at least in a sense as Titanfall: Assault has since been launched for iOS and Android devices. However unlike the original Titanfall, Assault will be a different game.Instead of it being a shooter, it seems that Titanfall: Assault will be more of an RTS kind of game, but it will be based on the Titanfall series of games. According to the description on its we…
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Overwatch Will Be Getting A Free-For-All Deathmatch Mode

Overwatch Will Be Getting A Free-For-All Deathmatch Mode
Unlike other popular FPS titles such as Quake which emphasizes free-for-all matches, one of the hallmarks of Blizzard’s Overwatch is that it seems to emphasize teamwork. After all this is why in Overwatch, different characters are classed differently, where you have tanks to help absorb damage, healers to help keep the team alive, and offense whose job is to deal damage.However it seems that Blizzard has had a change of heart as in an announcement by the game’s director Jeff Kaplan, Blizzard wil…
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Directly Publish Xbox One Games Starting Today With Xbox Live Creators Program

Directly Publish Xbox One Games Starting Today With Xbox Live Creators Program
Microsoft confirmed its Xbox Live Creators Program several months back. The program will enable developers to directly publish games to the Xbox One or Windows 10 PCs. Game developers can do that starting today as the company has officially launched the Xbox Live Creators Program. The first self-published games are also available starting today.They are listed in a special section on the Xbox Store titled “Creators collection.” Only nine self-published games are available in the Creators collect…
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Twitch Desktop App Officially Released

Twitch Desktop App Officially Released
Twitch released its desktop app a couple of months back. However, the app was initially made available in beta only. Twitch’s desktop app is now out of beta and the full version has now been released for users. The app basically does everything that Twitch on the web can with several additional features that are not available on the web-based version of Twitch.Some of the additional features that are exclusive to the desktop version of Twitch include a Dark Mode. An immensely popular choice amon…
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Battlefield 1 Goes Free For EA And Origin Access

Battlefield 1 Goes Free For EA And Origin Access
Electronic Arts recently confirmed that it was going to make two very popular games available for free to EA Access and Origin Access subscribers. The titles that will be available for free to subscribers of both services are Titanfall 2 and Battlefield 1. After following through on its promise for Titanfall 2 last month, EA has now added Battlefield 1 to the Vault for EA and Origin Access.Battlefield 1 was very well received when it was launched last year in October. It remains one of the best-…
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