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By Nate Lakritz, 3 weeks ago

The HCT Winter Championship 2019 Begins This Week

The Hearthstone Championship Tour returns this week with its winter event. It will take place at Blizzard Arena Los Angeles and offer a $250,000 prize pool spread amongst 16 of the world’s best Hearthstone players. Participating regions include the Americas, Asia-Pacific, China, and Europe, and each will be represented by four competitors. Everyone is guaranteed...

By Nate Lakritz, 2 months ago

RuneScape Celebrates Its 18th Anniversary

Today marks RuneScape‘s 18th anniversary. The groundbreaking MMO has reached some impressive milestones, including over $1 billion in lifetime revenue, the record for highest attendance at an annual player convention (RuneFest), and over 5 million installs of Old School RuneScape on mobile devices. Jagex, the company behind the game, is enjoying the success of their landmark...

By Nate Lakritz, 3 months ago

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Is Having a Kingdom Hearts Collaboration Event

Final Fantasy mobile spinoff Brave Exvius is having a Kingdom Hearts collaboration event from now until January 11th to celebrate the upcoming release of Kingdom Hearts III. Players will be able to obtain popular Kingdom Hearts characters Sora and Cloud during this special event. A short announcement trailer can be viewed here. Players can also...

By Jordan Lucero, 4 months ago

New Content Revealed in November’s Maxis Monthly

It’s that time of the month again! Time for a new Maxis Monthly. In November’s Maxis Monthly, a holiday event for The Sims Freeplay was announced and the huge November update for The Sims 4 was shown off further. Release dates were also included in the livestream. The star of the show was the previously mentioned November...

By Jordan Lucero, 5 months ago

New Smash Ultimate Direct and Treehouse Live Presentation Announced

Nintendo announced on Twitter today that a brand-new Smash Ultimate Direct is coming this Thursday. Tune-in at 7 A.M. PT for around 40 minutes of Smash news hosted by Masahiro Sakurai. Right after the Direct, Nintendo will hold a Treehouse Live presentation featuring gameplay of Smash Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go, Yoshi’s Crafted World, and Diablo III:...

By Jordan Lucero, 5 months ago

A Bunch of New Spooky Content for Splatoon 2 Announced

Happy Splatoween! Splatoon 2 is getting a bunch of new Halloween content. First, a new Splatfest will kick off Friday, October 19th at 3PM PT, and during that time the plaza will be fitted with some Halloween decorations. Choose between “Team Trick” with Pearl or “Team Treat” with Marina! The Splatfest will end Sunday, October...

By Jordan Lucero, 6 months ago

Dark Souls Remastered Network Test Scheduled for Switch

In March 2018’s Nintendo Direct, a network test was announced for Dark Souls Remastered, previously announced for the Switch and other platforms in January. After many months of silence and the game releasing on other platforms in May, a statement was made on Twitter that the Switch network test begins on Friday, September 21st from 5-9 PM...

By Jordan Lucero, 6 months ago

Nintendo Direct Rescheduled for September 13th

Grab your popcorn-again! Nintendo has rescheduled the delayed September Nintendo Direct. Originally airing on the 6th, it was delayed because of the magnitude 6.7 earthquake in Hokkaido, Japan. At 6pm ET, you can still expect 35 minutes of 3DS and Switch news, including a bunch of details for Nintendo Switch Online. Nintendo has confirmed that...

By Gregory Allen III, 6 months ago

Epic Games Announces Fortnite’s Fall Skirmish

This past Monday, Epic Games announced what will be Fortnite‘s next major competitive scene — the Fall Skirmish. Epic Games announced the event very lightly, only tweeting about it on the official Fortnite Twitter account. They have not released specifics on their website at the time of this writing. However, there is a change made with the upcoming Fall...

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