Twitch Bought by Amazon for $970 Million

Twitch Bought by Amazon for $970 Million

It was confirmed yesterday that online game streaming giant “Twitch” will be acquired by Amazon for almost $1 Billion ($970 million, to be exact). Despite claims of Twitch being acquired by Google for near the same amount, the CEO of Twitch said Amazon has jumped on the wagon instead. In a letter from Twitch CEO ..

Why Destiny Will be the Biggest Disappointment of 2014

Why Destiny Will be the Biggest Disappointment of 2014

Like many others, I was fortunate enough to get into the Destiny beta test last week. I have been hyped on Destiny for a very long time and have followed all of the development but after the public beta however, I was extremely disappointed. Destiny was not the “game of the future” like the hype would have suggested

Why You Should Rethink Buying a Season Pass

Why You Should Rethink Buying a Season Pass

The trend of Season Passes in the world of gaming is only becoming more standard. If you don’t know what a season pass is, generally, they guarantee access to DLC (Downloadable Content) for whichever game the pass was purchased for. For example, Ubisoft recently released a Watch Dogs DLC that adds 3 missions and a ..

New Titanfall DLC Announced

New Titanfall DLC Announced

Respawn Entertainment, developer of Titanfall, revealed today that Titanfall will be getting a new DLC. This DLC is titled “Frontier’s Edge” and is the second of three planned DLC packs. Frontier’s Edge will bring 3 new multiplayer maps to the already predominately multiplayer game. These maps will add to the total selection of maps and ..

Destiny Special Editions Announced

Destiny Special Editions Announced

Bungie Studios has recently announced a few different special edition Destiny bundles coming with the release of the game. These bundles are available for pre-order now. Here’s what you get with each bundle. Ghost Edition ($149.99 USD) The Ghost Edition of Destiny is the top tier available. This is the most expensive bundle, but it ..

Guild Wars 2 Living World Season 2 Has Begun

Guild Wars 2 Living World Season 2 Has Begun

Today, ArenaNet and NCSoft launched “Gates of Maguuma” which is the second Living World update to Guild Wars 2. In the event you aren’t aware of what Guild Wars 2′s Living World is, it is a regular content patch that adds things such as quests, characters, events and more. These events then change the world ..

Watch Dogs DLC Coming Tomorrow!

Watch Dogs DLC Coming Tomorrow!

Ubisoft has just announced a major DLC available for Watch Dogs tomorrow. Season Pass holders have had the DLC for a week, but now it’s available for non-season pass holders too! The price of this  is $6.99, or you can buy a season pass for $19.99 and get all the DLC for Watch Dogs a ..

The Last of Us PlayStation 4 Bundle Confirmed

The Last of Us PlayStation 4 Bundle Confirmed

Today, Sony confirmed the existence of a The Last of Us PlayStation 4 bundle. The bundle will include a PlayStation 4 console, a DualShock 4 and a copy of The Last of Us: Remastered. While this is only currently confirmed for the European region, it is believed that it will be available in other regions ..

Warlords of Draenor Closed Beta Begins!

Warlords of Draenor Closed Beta Begins!

Blizzard Entertainment has revealed that World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor will enter closed beta today! Players who have been invited to participate in the closed beta will get to try many new features that the expansion will include. In the first wave of the Warlords of Draenor beta testing, players get to play around with ..

‘The Crew’ Beta Coming Next Month

‘The Crew’ Beta Coming Next Month

Ubisoft has officially opened beta registration for The Crew. The beta will begin on July 23rd but not everyone who signs up will participate. The official website for The Crew states “sign up for a chance to be one of the first to get behind the wheel”, so it can be assumed that signing up ..

Grand Theft Auto V Coming to NextGen

Grand Theft Auto V Coming to NextGen

One of the bigger announcements during the Sony E3 2014 press conference was that Grand Theft Auto V, one of the greatest games of the last generation, will be making its way to NextGen consoles. Grand Theft Auto V is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC sometime this fall. It is possible that ..