Total War: Rome 2 is getting review-bombed on Steam because of women generals

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Total War: Rome 2 is getting review-bombed on Steam because of women generals

Creative Assembly's historical strategy game Total War: Rome 2 came out in September 2013, and in the five years since it's notched more than 21,000 user reviews on Steam adding up to a "mostly positive" overall rating. Yet over the past couple of days, more than 660 reviews have rated it "overwhelmingly negative." What could have so suddenly and dramatically reversed the fortunes of a five-year-old strategy game that's still in the thick of the Steam Top 100

Bethesda visits 12-year-old boy who has cancer so he can play Fallout 76

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Bethesda visits 12-year-old boy who has cancer so he can play Fallout 76

In Virginia, a 12-year-old boy named Wes has been fighting a rare form of cancer called neuroblastoma. Wes' doctors recently recommended stopping his cancer treatments, feeling they would do more harm then help. According to a Facebook post by Wes' parents, Wes "...realized that he probably would never get to play the Power Armor Edition of the new Fallout 76 game he had preordered as soon as it was announced back in June which isn’t set to be released until this November."