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‘Mortal Kombat X’ ESL League Announced, FATAL 8 Coming April

ESL Pro League Mortal Kombat X

Mortal Kombat X and ESL are kicking off the MKX Pro League this April, announcing an exhibition tournament to showcase competitive Mortal Kombat X on the big stage. Dubbed “FATAL 8,” NetherRealm and ESL have invited eight of the world’s best Mortal Kombat players to showcase their moves on the upcoming entry in the series…. Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of March 29, 2015

New Video Game Releases MLB The Show Neverwinter

The first quarter of 2015 is drawing to a close, and the next quarter of new video game releases starts off with a home run as baseball season officially starts. Drawing from the PlayStation Blog and the Xbox GamesCalendar, we take a look at the new video game releases for the week of March 29,… Read more »

Playing ‘Call Of Duty’ Is A Sign Of Neglect, Teachers Claim

Call Of Duty Considered Neglect?

According to the headteachers in Cheshire, allowing your child to play Call of Duty, Grand Theft Auto V and similar titles is a form of child neglect. Let that sink in for a minute. In a letter sent to parents by the Nantwich Educational Partnership, 16 schools have come together and deemed that the consumption… Read more »

Valve Shares New Steam Statistics After New Update

Valve Steam Discovery Update

Valve Corporation, the developers behind Steam as well as many other games and their related tournaments, have released new statistics regarding Steam after the release of the Discovery Update. When the Discovery Update was released, it changed the layout of Steam and highlighted more obscure games that players may like, as well as showing off… Read more »

‘Tribal Wars 2’: Second Village Feature Speeds Game Start

Tribal Wars 2 Screenshot

Tribal Wars 2, the online strategy game developed and published by InnoGames, has received a new update, enabling players to develop a second village earlier than before, which significantly speeds up the game progress in the beginning. From now on, players will be able to get a second village by fulfilling quests within five days…. Read more »

Konami Releases New Statement On Hideo Kojima

Hideo Kojima and Snake from Metal Gear Solid V

Konami has released another statement in an attempt to clear up some of the confusion surrounding Hideo Kojima’s role in the company after it was revealed earlier this month that he may be leaving after the release of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Earlier reports have shown that there was a company-wide shake-up… Read more »

YouTube Live Rumors Surface As Google’s Answer To Twitch

YouTube Live Rumor Video Games Livestreaming eSports

YouTube may be taking a second stab at live streaming and eSports broadcasting with a revamped YouTube Live, if rumors are to be believed. The Google-owned video content site left a bitter taste in the mouth of many gamers and content creators in 2013, leading to the explosion of relative newcomer, Twitch. Talent acquisition by… Read more »

‘Forge Of Empires’ Launches On Android

Forge of Empires Screenshot

Forge of Empires, the hugely successful online game which was previously only available through browser based apps, is now available on Android, according to developer InnoGames as well as several reports. According to InnoGames, the Forge of Empires Android version will also have cross platform functionality. “From now on, players can expand their territories, not… Read more »

‘Evolve’ Patch 1.3 Released

Evolve (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

Turtle Rock Studios have announced the release of Evolve‘s patch 1.3, which is now available for PC, and will be available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 next week. The patch brings some more balance to Evolve by making changes to the various Hunters and Monsters, which you can see in full below. Evolve 1.3… Read more »

‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ Black Emporium Update Expected To Release In May, BioWare Confirms It Will Definitely Be Free

Dragon Age: Inquisition

Fans of BioWare’s latest chapter in their popular fantasy franchise, Dragon Age: Inquisition, have been curious about when the upcoming Black Emporium content update would be available ever since the developer first announced the new features. Finally giving gamers an anticipated release window, Dragon Age: Inquisition executive producer Mark Darrah confirmed on his personal Twitter… Read more »

‘Singularity’ Sequel From Raven Software Teased

Singularity Sequel Teased By Raven Software

A tweet sent out today from Raven Software is a both a celebration of the studio’s birthday and a tease of the return to their last original IP, Singularity. We’re going back. #Katorga12 #RVN25 pic.twitter.com/oTJZl6TKRx — Raven Software (@RavenSoftware) March 23, 2015 The tweet itself contained two hashtags of note. The first being “Katorga12,” which… Read more »

Twitch Has Reset Your Password Due To Possible Unauthorized Access

Twitch-Reset-Password-Security-Breach

Twitch, the video game streaming service, is informing its users that it has reset all account passwords on their service after a possible breach. The live video game streaming service which Business Insider reported was purchased by Amazon for $970 million in cash is proactively taking steps to ensure security for its users by resetting… Read more »