Blizzard finally releases Overwatch League Code of Conduct

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Blizzard finally releases Overwatch League Code of Conduct

Blizzard has published a summary the Overwatch League Rules of Competition and Code of Conduct, belatedly making public its expectations for OWL teams and players. Blizzard said that the Code of Conduct "is designed to ensure the integrity of the game; to safeguard the public image of the league, its players, teams, and owners; and to provide a competitive game environment that is free from harassment and discrimination." 

See exclusive footage of ambitious simulation MMO Seed

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See exclusive footage of ambitious simulation MMO Seed

Seed has the kind of ambition that makes me sit up and take notice: it's  an MMO that aims to combine elements of colony sims like Rimworld, everything sims like Dwarf Fortress, life-management games such as The Sims, and persistent MMOs such as EVE Online. You're basically caring for and expanding a fledgling colony of humans, but when you log off from the game, the game will continue without you.

Burnout Paradise Remastered will not have microtransactions

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Burnout Paradise Remastered will not have microtransactions

Burnout Paradise Remastered, a hi-res redo of Criterion's 2008 open-world racer  bundled with the eight DLC packs from the 'Year of Paradise,' is coming to consoles in March and PC sometime after that. It sounds like a pretty sweet package, but enthusiasm was dampened somewhat when someone noticed that the PlayStation Store listing had a line stating, "in-game purchases optional."