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EA Attempts to Distance Themselves from 'Loot Boxes' by Calling them 'Surprise Mechanics'

If it walks like a duck and talks like a duck, it must be a surprise mechanic.

EA and loot boxes, loot boxes and EA. In some people's minds, there is no better pairing save for "gamers" and "rising up." For the past several years now, the studio has been repeatedly under fire for how they included loot boxes in many of their titles. They have included loot box mechanics in games like Madden with their Madden Ultimate Team card packs, FIFA with the similar Ultimate Team mode, Battlefield 1, and perhaps most notably, Star Wars Battlefront 2.

In fact,...
 

New Video and Post-Launch Plans for Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers

As release draws near, the information ramps up.

Square Enix once again decided to share a bunch of fresh information about their upcoming Final Fantasy XIV expansion, Shadowbringers. This fresh batch of information includes a new gameplay video along with a little look at some of the post-launch plans that are in the works for the expansion.

The new gameplay video can be seen below. This video features clips from a recent dungeon walkthrough video from the latest "Letter from the Producer LIVE #52" that happened recently. This video shows off a variety of...
 

Collection of Mana Available Now on Nintendo eShop

Play the first three Mana titles right now on Switch.

Those with a Nintendo Switch can pick up Collection of Mana for $39.99 (USD) right now from the Nintendo eShop. A physical release of this pack of games will be out starting August 27 and can be pre-purchased from various retailers and the Square Enix Store.

Collection of Mana includes the first three titles in the Mana series. It all starts with Final Fantasy Adventure, Secret of Mana, and Trials of Mana. This is the first time that Trials of Mana has been released in the West, and it is not the same as the Trials...
 

Chivalry 2 Announced as Epic Games Store Timed Exclusive

Another Tripwire published title revealed as an EGS timed-exclusive.

The Chivalry series is making a comeback at what could be a very interesting time. Despite fierce competition from Mordhau, Torn Banner Studios announced that they are working on Chivalry 2. It will once again be a multiplayer first-person "slasher" set in medieval battlefields. The game, published by Tripwire Interactive, is targeting a 2020 release on the Epic Games Store.

The publisher confirms that, just like their previously announced title Maneater, Chivalry 2 will be a one-year timed...
 

Elden Ring Announced by FromSoftware and George R.R. Martin

Game of Souls.

Hidetaka Miyazaki, the director for some of FromSoftware's most notable releases and best-selling fantasy writer, George R.R. Martin, are teaming up for a brand new action-RPG title from FromSoftware. Martin may be better known as the author behind the fantasy series, A Song of Ice and Fire, which served as the basis for most of the entire Game of Thrones TV series. Miyazaki is best known for creating the various Souls titles, Bloodborne, and the recently released Sekiro.

Their joint venture is called Elden Ring, an "epic fantasy title" that...
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  • Meet the Enemies of Sunset Overdrive

    Meet the Enemies of Sunset Overdrive

    Floyd, a character in Sunset Overdrive introduces some of the enemies you'll encounter in the game.

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  • Evolve - Distillery Map Gameplay

    Evolve - Distillery Map Gameplay

    Evolve will have an exclusive beta on the Xbox One. In addition, the Xbox One version of the game will receive content prior to other platforms. With that said, enjoy this new gameplay video of the Distillery map.

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  • Get Social in Forza Horizon 2

    Get Social in Forza Horizon 2

    Forza Horizon 2 brings back Drivatar opponents, 1000 player clubs with shared progression, instant multiplayer, and more. They're calling it the most social racing game ever made.

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  • Fable Legends Gameplay Trailer and Beta Signups

    Fable Legends Gameplay Trailer and Beta Signups

    Beginning right now, you can sign up for the multiplayer beta for Fable Legends. In addition to this news, a number of new screenshots and a new trailer was released for the game.



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  • Assassin's Creed Unity Paris Horizon gamescom Trailer

    Assassin's Creed Unity Paris Horizon gamescom Trailer

    A new trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity was shown off today during Microsoft's gamescom conference. Here is the "Paris Horizon" trailer.

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  • FIFA 15 Ultimate Team Legends Exclusive to Xbox

    FIFA 15 Ultimate Team Legends Exclusive to Xbox

    EA Sports will have the "Ultimate Team Legends" feature for FIFA 15 be an Xbox exclusive.

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  • Journey and The Unfinished Swan Announced for PlayStation 4

    Journey and The Unfinished Swan Announced for PlayStation 4

    Sony announced that both Journey and The Unfinished Swan will be released on the PlayStation 4. They will both include bumps to 1080p along with some other improvements.
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  • Halo Channel Announced

    Halo Channel Announced

    Microsoft announced the Halo Channel, a "new interactive digital network that provides unprecedented, personalized access to the Halo Universe." This special channel will allow you to "seamlessly transition between Halo games and other Halo experiences." It will feature full Twitch integration and you can watch competitive matches or walk-throughs. Fans will be able to vote on various polls live while participating as a spectator.

    That is to say, they created a far more robust Halo Waypoint for the Xbox One.

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  • White Xbox One Sunset Overdrive Bundle Confirmed

    White Xbox One Sunset Overdrive Bundle Confirmed

    From rumor to reality, the white Xbox One Sunset Overdrive bundle has been confirmed today.


    The bundle includes a 500GB Xbox One in the white color and a copy of Sunset Overdrive....
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  • Pre-Orders and Pre-Loading Coming Soon to Xbox One

    Pre-Orders and Pre-Loading Coming Soon to Xbox One

    Starting with Forza Horizon 2 in September, Xbox One will soon have pre-order and pre-loading functionality added to the system.

    This new feature set has also been confirmed for FIFA 15. There isn't too much more to this. Most of you already know what pre-ordering a game and pre-loading it is by now.
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  • ID@Xbox gamescom 2014 Montage

    ID@Xbox gamescom 2014 Montage

    There was a two minute long ID@Xbox montage video shown off today at Microsoft's gamescom conference. It showed off a lot of games coming to the Xbox platform, including a number of "first on Xbox" games that are also on mobile phones and PC already.

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