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Keep Your Eye on BattleNet: The First World of Warcraft Classic Stress Test is This Week

Blizzard devs will be adding lots of World of Warcraft Classic players ahead of the first stress test event that will take place on Wednesday, May 22nd from 4:00 – 6:00 pm Pacific / 7:00 – 9:00 pm Eastern. The Classic closed beta realm will be offline during the stress test, but CBT players can […]

TV over Video Games ? The Entertainment Factor

Everyone is talking about the end of Game of Thrones today. Many websites, especially game websites are covering it as their top story, if not top five stories. This marks a shift in journalism which has been going on in a while. When pop culture news shifts away from games to entertainment, things can get […]

Elder Scrolls Tabletop Miniatures Game Announced & It’s Set in Skyrim

There’s a new tabletop miniatures game coming soon called The Elder Scrolls: Call to Arms. It’s being created by Modiphius Entertainment that also made the Fallout: Wasteland Warfare miniatures game from 2018. Eventually, the series will cover the breadth of the game universe, but this first game will be set in Skyrim. Minis are being […]

Destiny’s Sword Team Dives into the Psychology of the Game

The latest Destiny’s Sword developer blog has gone live on the game’s official site. This time devs turn their attention to one of the most frequently asked questions: Why explore psychological effects on characters in an MMO? It began when creative director Ken Hall was interviewing British WWII veterans about the trauma they endured both […]

Elsweyr Early Access Arrives in Elder Scrolls Online for PC and Mac

Ready to head to the lands of the Khajiit in Elder Scrolls Online and to see dragons make their return to Tamriel? If so, today’s early access of Elsweyr is right up your alley. Both PC and Mac players who preordered the content expansion can get started today. Elsweyr will land in full retail launch […]

First Steps Into World of Warcraft Classic

This past week we not only found out WoW Classic will be live worldwide August 27th, but the Beta test for it has also officially started. There’s no NDA or streaming restriction on this Beta test, as is generally the case with Blizzard, but I’m hopeful this will function as a real Beta where issues […]

Lots to Do Before the Next Ship of Heroes Invite Test

The Ship of Heroes team has taken to the game’s forum in response to a query from a poster wondering when the next “invite test” for the Character Creator Beta would be held. Though the hope is for the July 4th weekend, it may be too much of a stretch for that, but should come […]

War of the Spark Chronicles Introduces the Lore of Magic: The Gathering Arena

From May 23rd through June 28th, Magic: The Gathering Arena players will be able to take part in weekly events as part of the War of the Spark Chronicles. The event is designed to introduce players to key moments in the Magic: The Gathering lore with each week featuring a different play format. Winning matches […]

Eden Rising Launches on Steam After a Year in Early Access

Nvizzio Creations has announced that Eden Rising, its hybrid “open world action tower defense” game, has launched on Steam after a year in early access. Players can choose from the free to play “Explorer Edition” or the buy to play Ascendant Edition. The latter features four additional areas to explore, more sieges, armor dyes, and […]

Third Annual Overwatch Anniversary Event to Begin May 21st

Starting May 21st, Overwatch players will be able to take part in the third annual anniversary event. While we don’t yet have any details, the event should bring a host of new cosmetic items to players including sprays, skins, emotes, and much more. The event will last through June 10th for PC, PlayStation 4 and […]