Just like the Hulk himself, Marvel’s Avengers is two very different personalities in the same body. The first is a single player game with a reasonable story and a handful of decent missions. It wouldn’t rival the likes of Marvel’s Spider-Man or the Batman: Arkham series, but it’s mindless fun. The second personality is a live-service game for groups of up to four players in the vein of Destiny with heavy monetization that intends on adding new characters and content over the coming years. Like the Hulk and Bruce Banner, these two personalities are almost always at odds, struggling to co-exist. But unlike the Hulk, Marvel’s Avengers isn’t big, green and awesome.
Its been a hell of a month for Payday 2 developer’s Overkill, who have been on the receiving end of an unhappy fanbase following the introduction of safes into the game which could only be opened by purchasing drills with real money. The loot in these safes provided […]
The long-awaited Metal Gear Solid V is due to arrive in just a week and early reviews have been incredibly so far, praising the game and declaring it the best of the series. However, the game isn’t without controversey as it came to light that the online portion […]
Eurogamer recently held a short and interesting interview with a member of DICE regarding their forthcoming Star Wars: Battlefront title. The interview wasn’t interesting because of how much information was revealed, though, but rather because of how evasive and completely generic it was. After fending off a question […]
Mortal Kombat X faced a lot of controversay over its slew of pre-order bonuses, but also because of the inclusion of easy fatalities, gained either by finding the tokens in the Krypt or by buying them using real money. During a Mortal Kombat X livestream Ed Boon of […]
EA and Popcap have announced that microtransactions will be coming to Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare next week, allowing players to purchase coins for real money. “Starting next week, players will be given the option to purchase coins from the Sticker Shop, which allows players the ability to […]