Valve adds constraints to games that exploit Steam's achievement system

Valve adds constraints to games that exploit Steam's achievement system

Steam games that have yet to be considered trusted can only feature 100 achievements Published 3:02 PM, June 17, 2018 Updated 3:02 PM, June 17, 2018 STEAM. Steam is cracking down on fake games in its marketplace by limiting those games’ effects on the company’s algorithms. Screenshot from Steam Facebook page. MANILA, Philippines – In […]

This Week In The Business: Fortnite Has E3's Number

This Week In The Business: Fortnite Has E3's Number

STAT | 125 million – Total number of Fortnite players since the game’s original launch less than a year ago. STAT | 2 million – The number of Switch users who downloaded Fortnite in its first 24 hours of availability.  STAT | 0 – The number of Fortnite accounts that had been attached to PlayStation […]

Donkey Kong's arrival on the Switch is a throwback to Nintendo's glory days

Donkey Kong's arrival on the Switch is a throwback to Nintendo's glory days

There’s no such thing as a time machine, but I’m convinced entertainment properties from one’s childhood may be close enough. For me, that includes gaming titles from Atari, Nintendo and the like — certainly video games like Donkey Kong, which Nintendo has just put out on the Switch for $7.99 as part of its Arcade […]

Instagram Removes Its Controversial Screenshot Notification Feature That Alerted You About Stalkers

Instagram Removes Its Controversial Screenshot Notification Feature That Alerted You About Stalkers

In February 2018, Instagram tested a new feature that alerted users when someone took a screenshot of their content. By June, Instagram abandoned the new feature.  ( Pixabay ) Instagram made headlines earlier in 2018 when it released a new screenshot-based feature that many users were not comfortable with. Instagram Removes The Controversial Screenshot Feature Instagram […]

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts 3 Release Date And Pre-Order Guide For The US

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts 3 Release Date And Pre-Order Guide For The US

Five years after its reveal at E3 2013, Kingdom Hearts 3 finally has a release date and it’s open for pre-orders now too. We know that this will be the closing chapter to the overarching saga of the core titles and will take us through several beloved Disney worlds such as Toy Story, Hercules, and […]

The latest 'Death Stranding' trailer surpassed our wildest imaginations

The latest 'Death Stranding' trailer surpassed our wildest imaginations

We’re on our fourth trailer for Death Stranding and what in the hell just happened? The first three trailers for Death Stranding were some of the weirdest, most ethereal, otherworldly, and batshit insane trailers that have ever graced the world of video games. This one was no different. We got gameplay! But what does it […]

Bethesda E3 2018: The Seven Biggest Announcements

Bethesda E3 2018: The Seven Biggest Announcements

Bethesda’s 2018 E3 showcase took place Sunday, June 10, at 6:30 p.m. PT. The press conference was entertaining in its own right but also full of surprise announcements. Here are the six biggest stories of the night. 1. The Doom Slayer will return in “Doom Eternal,” the sequel to 2016’s “Doom.” “For the past two […]

'Kingdom Hearts III' will land on PS4 and Xbox One in 2019

'Kingdom Hearts III' will land on PS4 and Xbox One in 2019

It’s been 13 years since Kingdom Hearts II was released for the PS2, though Square Enix kept the franchise alive with prequels and remixes since then. We got our first glimpse of KH III way back in 2013, and the gamemaker showed off combat and mini game trailers in 2017, so it really has been […]