Last December Microsoft experimented with something it hadn’t done in for quite some time: antagonistic cross-platform multiplayer. For a solitary end of the week, there was a test between people playing against each other in Gears of War 4 on PC and Xbox One. Presently, that is moving from a beta to an official discharge. Gears of War 4’s Core and Competitive will remain stage autonomous, as it will guarantee Ranked encounters are as firmly coordinated and focused as it could be allowed.
“Late last year, we conducted a cross-play Test Weekend to bring our Windows 10 and Xbox One fans together in public Versus Multiplayer, combining fan feedback and extensive [...]
The new game by Sleeping Dogs developer United Front Games is having a free weekend on Steam. SMASH+GRAB is a multiplayer brawler with teams of three players, each with their own abilities, lieutenants, and goons, team up and against another team to grab as much loot left in the storefronts, while preventing the other team doing the same with some third-person melee and shooting action.
The game is still in Early Access, and has been improving at a steady rate. It was patched 7 times, claimed the developer in the update announcement. SMASH+GRAB will also see a discount for the Early Access version of the game during this period, priced at RM32.80.
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It looks like the Steam user reviews were driven largely by player expectations, then. Those expecting an old-school arena shooter may have felt misled. Conversely, those going in fresh may have felt pleasantly surprised.
The “most useful” Steam user review, posted by someone who’s played the new Doom for over four hours, says it feels like “Master Chief with a squirtgun on a shopping cart”. Here are a couple more examples:
The new Doom launched in multiplayer open beta form last week – and it’s having a tough time from Steam user reviews.
At the time of publication, Doom’s multiplayer had a [...]
Alongside new footage released today, Doom’s highly anticipated Closed Beta will begin on March 31st, and end April 3rd.
For those wondering how to get into this long overdue Closed Beta, you would have had to pre-order Wolfenstein: The New Order. So get those codes ready and redeem them for your chance to try out Doom before anyone else.
For the rest of us, the lack of news from Bethesda regarding an Open Beta or even a waiting list do not bode well. We can only keep our fingers crossed!
Thanking all of their fans for the support for this past December’s Multiplayer Beta, Naughty Dog is now hoping we will all do our part in helping ensure a smooth launch for the online Multiplayer portion for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End.Beginning on March 5th, at 0100hrs local time, the stress test will end on March 7th, at 1559hrs.
The team hopes that this will help “create the best multiplayer experience possible,” and with the bonus caveat that “a PlayStation Plus subscription is not required to [...]
EA has released some more information about what happened during the recent Star Wars Battlefront beta.
We already knew it was the biggest beta in EA history with 9 million players, but did you know that according to the announcement, those players logged over 1.6 billion minutes played? That’s enough to watch the original Star Wars trilogy 4.2 million times!
The Star Wars™ Battlefront™ release date is November 17, 2015 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on Origin for PC. Players who pre-order Star Wars™ Battlefront™ can fight the battle one week early on December 1, 2015.
Below is the released infographics mentioned: