Blizzard Announces Heroes Of The Storm’s Second Anniversary Event

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Heroes Of The Storm (HOTS) is almost two years old already, and Blizzard is celebrating by giving away some free stuff! Starting on May 30 and running through till June 12, long in and play to earn Daily Loot Chests as well as an exclusive Banner, Portrait and Spray!

Heroes of the Storm’s Second Anniversary

Event Details:

  • Duration: Week of  May 30 – June 12
  • Daily Quest: Play 1 game in VS. AI, Quick Match, Unranked, or Ranked
    • Reward:  One Common Loot Chest Per Day
  • Event Quest: Play 3 Games in VS. AI, Quick Match, Unranked, or Ranked during the Anniversary Event
    • Rewards:
      • Anniversary Portrait
      • Anniversary Spray
      • Anniversary Banner

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And really, who doesn’t like free stuff?!?

Via- Blizzard

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody

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Boss Key Productions First Game, LawBreakers, Also Coming To PS4 This Year

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Announced as a PC exclusive almost two years ago, Lawbreakers; a competitive multiplayer shooter, from Cliff Bleszinski and Boss Key Studio’s has now officially been announced that it will also be coming to PS4.

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Lawbreakers will be coming out later this year, as a digital-only title on PC and PS4 with a starting price of $29.99. They are not releasing a “seasons pass” and there will be no “pay to win” mechanics. That base $30 will entitle players to all future “content upgrades” for free. That includes things like new characters, maps, and modes, all of which will be available to the entire player base. Among other things, this has the benefit of not harming matchmaking by splitting up players, which Bleszinski believes is particularly crucial for a skill-based game.

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Cliff also revealed during a round table interview that it will be playing at 60FPS on PS4. He also stated that it would not be coming as a cross-play title across PC and PS4 as “cross-play is dumb,” so PC vs PC and PS4 vs PS4, no PC vs PS4.

You can take a look at the trailer announcing the PS4 version of Lawbreakers here

No release date has yet been given for the PC or PS4 version of LawBreakers yet, but the PC is currently in Closed Beta, and Bleszinksi did say there would be at least one PS4 beta upcoming. We will fill you in when we know more.

Source- Playstation Blog and Press Release

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody

The Walking Dead: The telltale Series- A New Frontier Season Finale Hits on May 30

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If you have been following along in this latest Season of The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier, then you will be pleased to know that Episode 5, which is also the conclusion of this series, will be released on May 30, 2017. This latest episode “From The Gallows” will be available on Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC/Steam, iOS and Android based devices (Phones and Tablets) and to all those with the seasons pass.

Via- Press Release

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter: @DayneCody

Destiny 2 PC Version Coming Exclusively to Battle.Net

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In all the Destiny 2 Hubabalu that happened last week, we have finally learned more about the PC version of the game, specifically that it will be coming exclusively to Blizzard’s Battle.net platform. This will mark the first time a third party developed title will come to what has always been Blizzards platform. Also as part of this news, we have also learned that the PC version of Destiny 2 will not be launching day and date with the console versions of the game, and as yet, do not have a launch date.

We will update you as we learn more

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter: @daynecody

Source- Blizzard

Watch 25 Minutes of New Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Gameplay

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Where you wondering what the actual gameplay was going to look like for the new Deus Ex: Mankind Divided game that was announced? Wonder no more my friends, as Square has dropped this tasty 25 minute gameplay demo at our feet to take in and enjoy.


Deus Ex: Mankind divided is coming sometime in 2016 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody

Official Arkham Knight PS4 Gameplay Trailer

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The new Batman game, Arkham Knight, is almost here. So, to get us even more excited for it, Warner Bros sent out this PS4 gameplay trailer to wet your whistle. Take a look at the trailer below, this game is looking pretty wild.


Batman: Arkham Knight will be here June 23 for Xbox One, PS4 and PC.

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter-@DayneCody

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt- Graphics Comparison

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Today our friends over at IGN dropped this very kool video showing off the graphics comparison between the PC, Xbox One, and the PS4. All in all the take away here is that the PC version looks far and away the best, that is of course assuming you have a PC that can run it well. Take a look at the video below, and let us know what version you guys think looks the best.

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody

Need For Speed Announced, Open World “Full Reboot” On the Way

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The new Need For Speed has been announced today by it’s developer, Ghost Games. This is going to be, as they said “a full reboot” of the series. This new game is being developed for the PS4, Xbox One and the PC and is going to be an open world, day-to-night racing game. The first look at this new game is shown in the teaser trailer below.

They have said it will offer the kinds of deep customizations that fans of the series have come to know and love and have even teamed up with EA’s own Speedhunters website, it will also offer an immersive narrative, a first for the series.

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Not many details were given about this new game other then a a full gameplay trailer will be coming on June 15th, and that many more details will be shown at E3.

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This new entry into the Need for Speed franchise is scheduled to hit gamers this fall. We will be following E3 and will let you all know when we have more details.

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody

Blizzard Announces Overwatch, A Team Based First Person Shooter.

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At Blizcon this weekend, Blizzard announced their first new IP in almost 17 years. That game is called Overwatch, a FPS that kind of looks like a fresh take on the whole Team Fortress 2 formula coming to the PC. They released this absolutely incredible cinematic trailer for the game, that honestly looks like something Pixar could have made, yes it is that good, take a look below. Nobody does cinematics like Blizzard, just amazing.

Currently they have announced 12 playable characters for the game, all with their own gameplay style and unique feel. There seems to be your classic tanks, and medics, alongside newer more exotic type characters like an archer and a samurai looking character. Battles take place in a variety of levels, and usually have some sort of team-play element besides just kill the other team. There appears to be capture and hold, some defend this area, and I am hearing there is even a Protect this thing as we move through the level type mission. They look to be trying to have a good variety in the gameplay and with the large character roster a little something for everyone. You can check out some gameplay in the trailer below.

This is pretty huge stuff, as Blizzard hasn’t made a completely new IP in a LONG time. I think Diablo was the last new IP that Blizzard had created and every game that they have made since then has either been a sequal, or a game using an existing IP; Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm etc. The fact that we are finally seeing Blizzard doing something that is not only new, but also something they have never done before; they have never made a FPS game, is very exciting. If Blizzard can give this the same kind of love and polish that we have seen from them in the past, well that is a very exciting thought. I can’t wait to get my hands on Overwatch and give it a try.

If you are as excited about this as I am, you can sign up for the closed beta coming early next year, right over here,on the Official Website.

We also have some screenshots for your viewing pleasure as well below.

No release date has been set, and no platform besides the PC has been announced as of yet.
Via- Press release and Official Website

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody

Dragon Age Origins Free Right Now!

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Dragon Age Origins is free right now. Yes you read that right, FREE! From now until October 14, 2014, sign into your Origin account and download Dragon Age Origins absolutely free! So what are you waiting for? Get out of here and go download it!

Via – Origin

By Dayne “Anjel” Cody
Twitter- @DayneCody