Category of various publishers and developers news.

#BoycottBlizzard getting even stronger

As you've probably heard Blizzard banned one of their Hearthstone professional players around a week ago after he expressed support for protests in Hong Kong – people over there are demanding democracy from the Chinese government. Shortly after that the Internet exploded, people posted a lot of #BoycottBlizzard posts on Twitter and reddit. On Sunday October 6th 2019, Hong Kong-based Hearthstone professional player Blitzchung, gave a post-match interview at the…

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Epic Games locks your account… for buying too much

Huge sale on Epic Games currently - it's only natural that people go crazy and buy whatever they can (and don't play most of it later on haha). Seems that there is a big problem on the Epic Games store that locks your account if you buy too much. It's not locking you out of your games or anything but locks the account from further purchases. Nick Chester from Epic…

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The era of game keys is coming to an end

Recently Ubisoft signed some kind of deal with Genba Digital and it seems that you won't be able to register standard game keys (CDKeys) on UPlay in the future. You will be able to purchase the desired title to your Ubi account and that's it. The end of game key sites? Pretty much everyone who plays games - especially on PC - used a game key somehow, whether it's from…

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Former Valve developer opens up – is Steam killing PC gaming?

Former Valve Software employee Richard Geldreich posted some really interesting insights on Twitter lately. According to the guy Steam was killing the PC gaming for years. Starting 2009 that is. This is when they've introduced different regional currencies and tiers in the store. Geldreich worked at Valve from 2009 to 2014 and claims that the company has ruthless internal politics whatever that means. Steam is in big trouble lately, games…

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Xbox games coming to every device possible

You've probably heard rumors about Xbox Game Pass coming to Nintendo Switch. I gotta say Microsoft does not fuck around, they are planning to bring Xbox Game Pass to every device possible - including PC, Android devices and PS4 as well. In a new interview with Geekwire, Phil Spencer (the head of Xbox) talked about the company’s big plans for the Xbox Game Pass. “We want to bring Game Pass…

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