The Biggest Issues for Marvel’s Avengers Won’t Be Microtransactions

The Avengers release date is imminent, and the content poses some cause for concern. Microtransactions, however, are not something to worry about. If anything, Avengers has one of the fairest microtransaction policies we’ve seen. Crystal Dynamics’ Marvel’s Avengers title releases later this week – or tonight for those who’ve pre-ordered the deluxe edition – and …

Sony’s Big PS5 Event is on Sep 9

New alleged leak points to PS5 event on Sept. 9. The showcase will reportedly incorporate a release date and price reveal, alongside a look at the console’s hardware and UI. Sony will allegedly provide another look at its first-party PS5 roster. According to a newly-surfaced rumor, Sony is allegedly planning to host the next PS5 …

Apple Tried to Troll Fortnite

After Epic Games sued Apple, the tech giant fired back hilariously. Apple ads suddenly began popping up on the official Fortnite Twitch stream. The move comes after Epic told Fortnite players to protest Apple’s App Store policies, using the hashtag #FreeFortnite. It’s been a wild 24 hours in the games industry, with Fortnite developer Epic …

Xbox Chief Has Two Words for Halo Infinite Moaners — Game Pass

Xbox head Phil Spencer was interviewed as part of the Animal Talking show yesterday. The interview touched on the Halo Infinite delay and Microsoft’s next-gen plans. Spencer teased important Game Pass announcements to come. Appearing as a guest on the Gary Whitta-hosted Animal Talking show set inside Nintendo’s Animal Crossing: New Horizon yesterday, Xbox boss …

Fall Guys Is Dominating Steam

According to PlayStation Network data tracker Gamstat, 8 million people have played Fall Guys on PS4 since launch. The game features as one of August’s PlayStation freebies. Publisher Devolver Digital reported earlier this week that 2 million copies have sold on Steam. By this point, we don’t need any more proof that Fall Guys: Ultimate …

Shroud Is ‘Coming Home’ – Exposing Why Twitch Seems Impossible to Beat

Shroud just confirmed his long-anticipated return to Twitch. The streamer had moved to Mixer after signing an incredibly lucrative exclusive deal. Fan delight that Shroud is “coming home” shows why it’s so difficult to create a new Twitch rival. Ridiculously popular streamer Shroud just confirmed what we’d long expected. “I’m coming home,” he tweeted Tuesday …