What I would like to see Blizzard reveal at Gamescom 2017:

We’ve recently had a couple of announcements come from Blizzard on social media, the arrival of Kel’ thuzad in Heroes of the Storm and Dehaka coming to Starcraft’s co-op commanders mode. So what are we likely to see at Gamescom? Continue reading “What I would like to see Blizzard reveal at Gamescom 2017:”

Loot boxes: Are they ever appropriate?

Loot Boxes, Loot Boxes, Loot boxes…

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Loot boxes have become the new sweetheart of game developers looking to make a little extra cash. Largely full of cosmetics, and earned by playing the game or using real money they have become the latest battle ground in what is being heralded by some as a crusade on Micro Transactions.  With Shadow of War, the upcoming sequel to Shadow of Mordor (inventive title guys) the debate has been handed a new battleground. Lets take a closer look at the differences between loot boxes in Blizzard’s Overwatch  and Warner Brothers fast approaching title, Shadow of War. Continue reading “Loot boxes: Are they ever appropriate?”