The Problems With Battle Royale Games & Their Success

Today is about Battle Royale games & Battle Royale game modes. This will be a discussion of importance for 2018. 2017 was about the loot box & micro transactions & I believe 2018 will be about publishers & developers trying to force this game mode into their latest offerings. The question that will be asked is not whether other games could have this type of game mode…but whether it should.  With the extraordinary success of Player unknowns battlegrounds and Fortnite, it is only natural for other developers to look towards…

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The Success of PUBG

  With so much talk about exclusive games these days and the topic often being caught up in the fanboy or console wars, it’s important to step back and look at the idea of exclusive games and their importance more objectivly. When we look at many of the top selling games lists from around the world, they are usually littered with multiplatform games whilst exclusive games for any given platform seem to pop up at certain times of the year around launch but then many fade away, making room for…

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Microsoft Set to Buy EA, Valve & Bluehole?

Rumours circulating around the internet the last couple of days seems to suggest that Microsoft is going to take some huge steps by attempting to buy the likes of EA, Valve and PUBG. Should this happen it would be an incredibly big deal for both Microsoft and the gaming industry as a whole. EA, worth over 35 billion is a hugely successful company and a juggernaut within the gaming industry. But could Microsoft actually buy them? A company worth that much? Well when we look at Microsoft, they’re a company…

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