What Epic Hopes to Achieve With Their Lawsuit Will End The Game Industry As We Know It

Not gold, nor power or privilege, did it cost Epic to convince consumers to work against their better interest. All it cost them was offering a 20% discount when giving them money, and people were hailing them as the conquering hero. Here at long last to vanquish the evil multi-billion dollar conglomerate who had the audacity to charge the industry standard 30% rate. Continue reading “What Epic Hopes to Achieve With Their Lawsuit Will End The Game Industry As We Know It”

Apple Issues a Rebuttal To Epics Temporary Restraining Order

Earlier this week, Epic Games filed for a temporary restraining order to prevent Apple from removing Fortnite from the App Store and prevent the company from terminating their developer’s account along with access to developer tools the company needs to develop the Unreal Engine for iOS. On Friday, Apple’s legal team filed their counter-motion for the dismissal of the motion for the temporary restraining order. Continue reading “Apple Issues a Rebuttal To Epics Temporary Restraining Order”

Genshin Impact PC Release Date Set For September 28th

Genshin Impact

The miHoYo Team announced that the open-air adventure game mirrored after Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, called Genshin Impact, will be arriving on PC, Android and iOS starting September 28th, 2020 at the end of next month. Continue reading “Genshin Impact PC Release Date Set For September 28th”

Apple Terminates Epic Games Development Account

As previously reported, Apple and Epic are currently engaged in a legal battle over ownership and control of private ecosystems. Wherein Apple maintains they have a right to control their private ecosystem, whereas Epic is alleging permitting them to do so is a violation of the Sherman Act. Continue reading “Apple Terminates Epic Games Development Account”

NieR Re[in]carnation Trailer Previews Turn-Based Combat

NieR Reincarnation

It’s unfortunate that Square decided to make a new NieR entry but then relegate it to mobile devices. Specifically iOS and Android devices. The game is scheduled to launch later this year in Japan, but no Western version has been confirmed much less a release date. Continue reading “NieR Re[in]carnation Trailer Previews Turn-Based Combat”

Tencent Games And SNK Announce Metal Slug Code: J For Mobile Devices

Tencent Games is rearing its head once more for gamers to consume its latest product. Tagging along with Tencent Games is its subsidiary TiMiStudios and SNK, which the three will one day unleash Metal Slug Code: J for iOS and Android devices. Continue reading “Tencent Games And SNK Announce Metal Slug Code: J For Mobile Devices”

Epic Games And Bad Robot Games Release Spyjinx iOS Beta In Malaysia

What happens when you take Epic Games, Tencent, and J.J. Abrams and his new company (Bad Robot Games) and force them to work together? Well, you get a woke mobile game that takes five years to reach beta named Spyjinx. Oh, and it’s worth mentioning that this beta is only available for people in Malaysia using specific Apple devices. Continue reading “Epic Games And Bad Robot Games Release Spyjinx iOS Beta In Malaysia”

Coromon Demo Available For Pokemon-Style RPG

Coromon

TRAGSoft is working on a new RPG called Coromon. If it sounds a lot like an expy for Pokemon that’s because it is. I don’t know if they’ll be able to keep the game alive before Nintendo starts swinging their legal hammer at them, but before that happens you might want to check out the free demo, which is currently available for download right now. Continue reading “Coromon Demo Available For Pokemon-Style RPG”

Shinsekai: Into The Depths, Deep Sea Puzzle-Platformer Launches on Switch

Shinsekai

Capcom’s Shinsekai: Into The Depths is currently available right now for the Nintendo Switch for just $19.99. The 2.5D puzzle-platformer seemingly came out of nowhere and landed on the Nintendo eShop with very little fanfare other than a brief mention in the news segment of the Nintendo Mini Direct. Continue reading “Shinsekai: Into The Depths, Deep Sea Puzzle-Platformer Launches on Switch”

Pokémon: Home Accrues $2.6 Million In Its First Month

Pokémon: Home went live on February 12th, 2020, and in the following week it managed to pull in 1.3 million downloads. Additionally, one month later, we learn that folks on Switch, iOS, and Android devices downloaded the app more than 2.3 million times. Continue reading “Pokémon: Home Accrues $2.6 Million In Its First Month”

Pokémon: Home Reaches 1.3 Million Downloads In Its First Week, Says Report

Pokémon: Home went live on February 12th, 2020, allowing folks on Switch, iOS, and Android devices to download the app. Well, many people have done so according to a new report in that the new application has reached 1.3 million downloads in its first week. Continue reading “Pokémon: Home Reaches 1.3 Million Downloads In Its First Week, Says Report”

Nvidia Attempts to Blame Misunderstanding for Activision Pulling Games From Their Streaming Service

There is one truth about streaming that companies are hoping consumers do not pick up on before it is too late to do anything about it: That being the simple fact that you own nothing, you have rights to nothing, and if the content owner wishes to pull their game(s) because they don’t want to compete with themselves you the end user are flat out of luck. Continue reading “Nvidia Attempts to Blame Misunderstanding for Activision Pulling Games From Their Streaming Service”

Nintendo Mobile Games Lifetime Revenue Passes $1 Billion, According To Report

Nintendo has six mobile games, but those games have generated over $1 billion in lifetime revenue through player spending, according to Sensor Tower. The biggest contributor to this new Nintendo milestone can be attributed to Fire Emblem Heroes. Continue reading “Nintendo Mobile Games Lifetime Revenue Passes $1 Billion, According To Report”