Брошенные запуски, закрытые студии, огромные неудачи и хитроумные сделки — крупнейшие игровые катастрофы 2017 года

2017 was a doozy of a year for in many ways, but there were plenty of stuff-ups along the way. 2017 saw the release of some pretty great games. But the year wasn’t incident-free, with free-to-play microtransaction models working their way into full-priced games, increasingly unfinished games launching before they’re ready, and a few tales […]

Call of Duty is UK Christmas четвертый год подряд равен рекордному набору FIFA

Call of Duty: WW2 topped the UK sales charts this week, making it this year’s Christmas number one, according to analysts GFK Chart-Track. This means that Call of Duty has taken the top spot for the last four consecutive years, with the series equalling the record for the most Christmas number ones since records began […]

Последний контент джедаев теперь находится в «Звездных войнах»: Battlefront 2 благодаря новому патчу

DICE has rolled out a new update for Star Wars: Battlefront 2 that brought a host of free, Last Jedi-themed content. The developer first showed the update last week, promising it would bring new maps, vehicles, heroes and a story mission to Star Wars: Battlefront 2. It’s out now on PC, PS4, and Xbox One, […]

Аналитик сокращает оценку прибыли EA из-за плохих продаж Star Wars Battlefront 2

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has reduced its price target and profit estimate for EA following poor sales of Star Wars Battlefront 2. This comes after a sustained backlash against the company for its implementation of microtransactions in Battlefront 2, as well as the closure of Visceral Games – who were working on an untitled […]

Разработчик призывает EA & amp; Оскар в страстном, беспринципном выступлении

A Way Out video game developer Josef Fares called out EA and the Oscars in a passionate, profanity-filled rant at The Game Awards 2017.

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The loot box stink: как мы оказались в этом беспорядке?

Loot boxes are not inherently bad. That statement may rustle a few jimmies, but I truly believe it. They have, on many occasions, been used to rescue games from decline or to jump-start the financial backing of a fledgling new title. Hell, if you want to get really blunt about it, I’ve got friends who’ve […]

Victorian gambling commission says loot boxes constitute gambling

The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) in Australia has said that loot boxes are gambling according to its definition in Victorian legislation. The regulatory body was asked by Reddit user Caesar in an email about its opinion of what goes on in the blind boxes many of today’s games have. Jarrod Wolfe, […]

Государство Гавайи рассматривает законодательство, запрещающее коробки с добычей и другие «хищнические практики» в онлайн-играх

Hawaii state is investigating legislation that would put an end to randomised loot boxes and similar practices in online games, or at least prevent said games from being sold to minors. Hawaii’s Democratic State Representative, Chris Lee, held a press conference to announce that the state is looking into the “spread of predatory practices” in […]