Event – Spectacled Spirits

The first event is coming for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, called Spectacled Spirits. This event will run from 10 pm 12/13 - 10 pm 12/16. In this event, limited time legend-class and Ace-class spirits will appear on the Spirit Board. These spirits include James McCloud, Jeff, Brittany, and Brewster. For more information, read the in-game … Continue reading Event – Spectacled Spirits

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Overwatch gets Overhauled

Blizzard has announced an upcoming patch for their popular hero shooter, Overwatch. This patch has been labeled a "remaster" in an email from Blizzard. According to Kotaku, the patch is intended to improve load times, optimize memory for “constrained systems,” reduce hard drive space used by the PS4 version, fix bugs “across many maps,” and … Continue reading Overwatch gets Overhauled

No More Pre-Order Discount from Amazon Prime

On August 28th, Amazon Prime's 20% discount on video game pre-orders will be officially removed. The good news is, there is a replacement incentive: Prime members will instead receive store credit to pre-order games through Amazon. This does, of course, come with its own caveat. Only pre-orders of "select video games" will come with the … Continue reading No More Pre-Order Discount from Amazon Prime

New World of Warcraft Cinematic: “Old Soldier”

For those who are not following the new lore for World of Warcraft, a new cinematic was released by Blizzard called "Old Soldier." It briefly summarizes the battle for Azeroth and the struggle Saurfang is going through being a part of the Horde through this new time of war. Check it out here for yourself … Continue reading New World of Warcraft Cinematic: “Old Soldier”

Rainbow Six Siege Instantly Banning for Slurs

In an effort to curb toxicity, Ubisoft has implemented a system that instantly bans players for the usage of racial slurs in text chat. Many community members on Reddit have reported the effectiveness and speed at which the ban occurs, usually within seconds of the offense. The ban lengths appear to vary, from 30 minutes … Continue reading Rainbow Six Siege Instantly Banning for Slurs

Hacker Manipulates Splatoon 2 Leaderboard Pleading for Anticheat

All is not well in the Splatoon 2 competitive landscape as it appears that cheaters are running rampant and manipulating the game to give themselves an unfair advantage. One frustrated squid kid took matters into his own hands (tentacles?) to put out the message to Nintendo: Please Add Anti Cheat. Literally. An anonymous player edited … Continue reading Hacker Manipulates Splatoon 2 Leaderboard Pleading for Anticheat