Fortnite adds new Score Royale limited-time mode and magic snowglobes

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Fortnite adds new Score Royale limited-time mode and magic snowglobes

The next time you’re tempted to blurt out that a game is over because of its cartoony graphics, just don’t. Because Fortnite exists to make you look like a fool. That’s my only thought watching Fortnite’s latest trailer, this one featuring cartoon characters clutching a magic snowglobe that lets them teleport all over the map. People will buy this because...

PUBG’s new training mode map looks like more fun than the actual game

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PUBG’s new training mode map looks like more fun than the actual game

What’s the next element of PlayerUnknown’s Battleground’s FIX PUBG campaign? Training mode. “The PUBG Training Mode lets 5-20 players (solo queue with matchmaking) explore a brand new 2×2 km map and practice all aspects of PUBG, from driving the game’s various vehicles around the island’s race tracks, to practicing parachute landings on scattered targets, to mastering the perfect peek shot,”...

The Stream Team: Checking in on WildStar

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The Stream Team: Checking in on WildStar

So what is going on with WildStar? Something sure sent someone into a rant (listen to this week’s podcast for all those juicy details!). Massively OP’s MJ is going to check back in on this colorful title. Since the home renovation event is still happening, perhaps she’ll be able to earn the new decor sets to brighten up her own...

World of Warcraft will not be changing level scaling or leveling any time soon

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World of Warcraft will not be changing level scaling or leveling any time soon

So, remember the issues players are noticing with item scaling in World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth? Specifically, you kill things faster by not wearing some gear? Yeah, according to the latest Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas that’s totally fine and there’s no need to change that. In fact, Hazzikostas seems quite happy with the leveling curve as it currently exists,...

Elite: Dangerous moves into the third chapter of its Beyond cycle next week

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Elite: Dangerous moves into the third chapter of its Beyond cycle next week

You’ve got to appreciate a game like Elite: Dangerous that downplays an update as “smaller” when it contains more new stuff than some other MMOs do in their content releases. So don’t be deceived by the false modesty of Frontier when it pushes out Beyond — Chapter Three on August 28th. This third installment of the Beyond era adds a...

Massively on the Go: Our guide to which Pokemon you should keep (or send away)

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Massively on the Go: Our guide to which Pokemon you should keep (or send away)

There’s so much involved with Pokemon Go for new (or returning) players to adjust to that, initially, the topic of “good” and “bad” Pokemon was going to come much later. Then we got hints that new Pokemon were coming, including Generation 4, so this topic is much more relevant at the moment. When you’re new to the game, it probably feels like...

Villagers and Heroes: Wrath of the Black Thrush strikes next month

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Villagers and Heroes: Wrath of the Black Thrush strikes next month

For those always seeking quality MMORPGs that seem to fly under the radar of public interest, may we present to you Villagers and Heroes? This cross-platform fantasy title has an array of features that would make most modern games blush — and it has a new expansion heading our way next month. “Villagers and Heroes is thrilled to announce the...