Game Announcements, Rumors, and Upcoming/Recent Stuff
- Shadow of the Tomb Raider is coming September 14th! Also, this series is a nightmare to alphabetize.
- Geralt from the Witcher is in SOULCALIBUR VI. Neat! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33EoknxA83A
- Sakurai is confirmed to be working on the next Smash!
- Deviljho is being added to Monster Hunter World on 3/22. Get ready for pickles
- Kirby Star Allies is out this week and getting solid reviews. Sounds like another Kirby game.
- Burnout Paradise Remastered is also out, and also getting solid reviews.
- We forgot to mention, Bloodborne is free right now on PSplus! https://www.gamespot.com/articles/free-ps-plus-ps4-games-for-march-2018-now-availabl/1100-6457185/
Microsoft has big changes for its E3 plans. They are, but aren’t participating in E3, because they want more fan participation.
Will the E3 adjacent strategy pay off for them?
Kyle – Toys R Us is closing all of its US stores.
Sad, that was my high school job. Even Skylanders couldn’t save them, I guess.
Dota 2 is introducing some pay to win elements with a monthly subscription service called Dota Plus.
Looks… weird. It’s almost a disadvantage to new players, which is the opposite of what they need right now. http://www.dota2.com/plus
Twitch Prime now gives you tons of really good games for free, which is awesome.
Steamworld Dig 2 is one of the 5 free games next month. That’s crazy, it came out in October. https://blog.twitch.tv/level-up-your-video-game-collection-with-free-games-with-prime-785fac856490?sf184412156=1
607,000 people tuned in to watch Drake play Fortnite. Are celebs the new thing for streaming?