Valkyria Revolution is out today. As a spin-off to the Valkyria series seen on previous consoles, Valkyria Revolution mixes turn-based and active combat in a new world. Being half-way through the game, my feelings are extremely mixed, as each triumph is only a half-step met with an issue of equal measure. Following the Five Traitors, a group manipulating a war between the small country of Jutland and the Ruz Empire. Amleth, the leader of the Anti-Valkyria Squad and one of the Five Traitors, serves as the protagonist of this tale of manipulation and revenge. While the story starts off with an interesting premise, the generic writing makes every activity seem boring and overly simple. [...]
The gorgeous world of Final Fantasy 15 just became a little more accessible for players thanks to a new, upcoming update. The update itself is about 8 Gigabytes, it’s pretty big, but also introduces a new Regalia, and it also is pretty big. The update comes in preparation for the Episode Prompto DLC.
The Regalia Type D is made to travel off-road, no longer is a player forced to get out of their car and run to their destination. A player will have to travel to The Hammerhead mechanic Cindy and request for a remodel for the Regalia. It come with a jump ability, and this way the player could bypass the barricades that are on the roads.
Alongside the car, new music for [...]
The Pokémon Go developer Niantic has not only released a brand-new update for their game, but have now come to put a crackdown on cheaters.
They announced on a reddit page that:
“Starting today, Pokémon caught using third-party services that circumvent normal gameplay will appear marked with a slash in the inventory and may not behave as expected.”
Later in the post they mention that it is just the beginning of their commitment to the game. From what they stated, it seems that any third- party app is now no longer welcome, if it ever was. Also, we can guess that the not behave as expected part would mean that it would just be wasting space in your inventory and [...]
Today Capcom, the creators of various titles such as Street Fighter and Phoenix Wright have announced on an online press release that they will enter an agreement with Bandai Namco.
Here is a partial excerpt:
“Capcom Co., Ltd. today announced that it has entered into a cross-licensing agreement with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. related to online matching in properties such as the Street Fighter series.
The purpose of this agreement is to improve the user experience while accelerating the production of titles and reducing development costs for both parties.”
A Cross license agreement basically means that the companies involved won’t have to worry about [...]
On this day of gaming, Take Two Interactive, the publisher for Grand Theft Auto 5 has issued a legal Cease-and Desist letter to the modding team known as Open IV.
The reason for this being that Take Two Interactive believes that the Modders are using the modding tool to cheat their way to the multiplayer, chat their way in GTA Online. The team explain themselves in their site page.
“For almost ten years of OpenIV development, we had tried to play as nice as possible and even more:Strictly following of Civil Code of Russia (only reverse engineering for interoperability). Only clean-room reverse engineering. No distribution of original data and code. And absolutely [...]
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