funplus phoenix g2 esports Gaming League of Legends 

League of Legends Worlds Finals Will Shatter Records – And Make One Team Rich

The League of Legends World Championship Finals conclude tomorrow in Paris. G2 Esports faces off against FunPlus Phoenix, with millions of dollars in prizes on the line. Last week, the semi-final between G2 Esports and SK Telecom T1 drew in nearly 4 million concurrent viewers. It’s been a long time coming, but tomorrow is the League of Legends World Championship Finals. Two of the world’s best teams face off at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris after a grueling month-long slog of groups and knockout stages. With a prize pool tallying…

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Gamefreak Gaming pokemon 

Pokemon Sword and Shield Critics Need to Put Up or Shut Up

Pokemon Sword and Shield won’t include the National Pokedex. Developer Game Freak is skimping out by including less than half of the available monsters. Fans need to send a message with a boycott or sit back down. Pokemon Sword and Shield are coming out next week, and there’s still controversy surging over the removal of the National Pokedex. That means there are loads of Pokemon, 478 in total according to leaks, that won’t make it into the eighth generation games. I know what you might be thinking. “Wait, that means…

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bitcoin Gaming marc merrill Riot Games 

League of Legends Co-Creator Loses $5 Million in Major Crypto Scam

Riot Games Co-Founder Marc Merrill reportedly lost $5 million in a crypto scam. A fraudster used his credentials to purchase Amazon cloud computing servers. It took nearly four years for the fraud to be discovered. One of the co-founders of Riot Games, the developer behind League of Legends, has reportedly lost $5 million in a major cryptocurrency scam. Matthew Ho, a Singaporean national, is alleged to have used Marc Merill’s credit card information to purchase Amazon cloud computing technology. Source: Twitter Beginning in November 2014, Ho used Merill’s American Express…

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Black Friday Gaming nintendo 

Is Nintendo Trying to Trick Its Customers for Black Friday?

Nintendo has released their Black Friday deals for 2019. This deal may be a bit familiar to those who shopped for a Switch last year. The included model is actually the older one with poor battery life, which Nintendo does not make clear. Black Friday is approaching, which means deals from every corner. From gaming to books everything goes on sale for rock-bottom prices, and American citizens all over the country try to kill each other for them. What a wonderful time of year. It’s not all happiness and sunshine…

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Business News Death Stranding Gaming Hideo Kojima Sony 

Death Stranding Sales Could Soar if Fans Don’t Read Terrible Reviews

Death Stranding could be the next sales success for Sony. Analysts expect the game to sell 5 million copies. However, the game has received mixed reviews. Speaking to GameDaily, two analysts have suggested that Death Stranding could sell millions of copies. The game, which was launched on PS4 and will be released on PC next summer, could sell 2 million-3 million copies by the end of 2019, said Kantan Games’ Dr. Serkan Toto. David Cole of DFC Intelligence says that the game could sell 5 million units but did not…

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Gaming Red Dead Redemption 2 Rockstar Games 

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Stutters and Crashes in Almighty Messy Launch

The PC version of Red Dead Redemption 2 launched to great fanfare yesterday. All manner of problems ranging from performance issues to launcher issues plague the game. Rockstar’s response has been underwhelming and players have pooled their resources to find solutions themselves as a consequence. As a growing number of players jump into Arthur Morgan’s rugged cowboy adventure, not all is peachy. Performance-wise, the PC version of Red Dead Redemption 2 leaves a lot to be desired, to put it lightly. Red Dead Redemption 2’s Many Issues While some players…

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Blizzard Diablo 4 Gaming 

Bombshell Leak Reveals Diablo 4 is Throwback to Cult Classic Diablo 2

Fresh leak from legitimate source unveils new info about Diablo 4. Upcoming action-RPG set to take on a darker tone and hark back to cult classic Diablo 2. Formal announcement expected at BlizzCon this weekend. According to a leak posted on Reddit late yesterday, Diablo 4 is set to channel the very elements that made Diablo 2 a cult classic. The leak comes from a source with a known track record. This gives it a legitimacy often absent from most out in the wild rumors. They were able to correctly…

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Gaming mixer twitch 

Popular Twitch Streamer Jumps to Mixer, Gains Thousands of Followers for Nothing

King Gothalion announces that he is moving to Mixer from Twitch. The announcement follows Twitch streamer Shroud’s move to Mixer. King Gothalion has quickly gained thousands of followers on the site. Popular Twitch streamer King Gothalion announces that he is leaving the site to stream on Mixer. King Gothalion is the second big name to move to Mixer this month as World of Warcraft streamer shroud also made the move to Mixer from Twitch. In a Twitter video, the streamer confirmed that from Oct. 29, he’d be moving exclusively to…

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Death Stranding Gaming Hideo Kojima Op-ed PlayStation 4 

Will Death Stranding’s Stunning PC News Threaten PlayStation 4 Sales?

In a stunning announcement, Hideo Kojima revealed Death Stranding would come to PC in early summer 2020. Some Sony fans aren’t happy about the game abandoning PlayStation 4 exclusivity. It’s also possible that this early announcement could harm sales of the game on PS4. Early this morning, the news dropped that Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding will be coming to PC in summer 2020. Gamers now know that they no longer need a PlayStation 4 to experience the game. There’s been some adverse reaction to the announcement from PlayStation 4 fans….

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Capcom Dead IP Gaming Op-ed 

5 Dead Video Game IPs Capcom Needs to Revive Immediately

The recent Capcom Integrated Report reveals that it wants to revive more of its dead IPs. The company’s 40-year history of making video games means that it has a wealth of options to chose from. Plus, it has plenty of genres that could appeal to a large number of gamers. 1. Dino Crisis A revival of the Dino Crisis franchise only makes sense for Capcom. Its ties to the Resident Evil series are strong, and the recent remake of “Resident Evil 2” provides Capcom with the perfect groundwork for a…

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