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World’s Hottest PC Game Could Get Locked Out of China – Bloomberg

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The world’s hottest video game is set to be shut out of the biggest market. A Chinese gaming association said in an announcement posted online that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is too bloody and violent for sale in the country. The gladiator-style mentality of the computer game — where competitors kill each other until only one remains — deviates from the values of socialism and is deemed harmful to young consumers, according to the…

Osama Bin Laden was an anime fan and played pirated Naruto games – PCGamesN

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Osama Bin Laden was the leader of terrorist group Al-Qaeda from its creation in the late 80s until his death in 2011 as a result of a US military operation. During that time he was directly responsible for some heinous attacks throughout the Middle East, and the most significant terrorist action in US history. In addition to crimes against humanity too numerous to count, it turns out that Bin Laden…

Escape Studios: Why we need video games in the classroom – PC Games Insider (blog)

Thursday, November 02, 2017

By Simon Fenton, Head of Gaming, Escape Studios There is currently a wealth of discussion around the Creative Industries, from the debate on the lack of arts-focused subjects at school, to fewer people taking creative subjects at A-Level. All of which is at odds with research based on the UK Economy; the BFI’s UK Film Economy Report estimates the UK film industry is worth a huge £4.3bn to the…

World’s Hottest PC Game Could Get Locked Out of China – Bloomberg

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The world’s hottest video game is set to be shut out of the biggest market. A Chinese gaming association said in an announcement posted online that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is too bloody and violent for sale in the country. The gladiator-style mentality of the computer game — where competitors kill each other until only one remains — deviates from the values of socialism and is deemed harmful to young consumers, according to the…

Razer finally announces Hong Kong IPO, company could be worth $550m – PC Games Insider (blog)

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Gaming accessories and hardware firm Razer has officially revealed its intention to float on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Word comes by way of Business Wire, in which the company says a total of 1.063bn primary shares are being offered. 957,240,000 of these are going to be international offer shares, while the remaining 106,360,000 shares are Hong Kong Public Offering shares. Razer is currently expecting an offer price of…

World’s Hottest PC Game Could Get Locked Out of China – Bloomberg

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The world’s hottest video game is set to be shut out of the biggest market. A Chinese gaming association said in an announcement posted online that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is too bloody and violent for sale in the country. The gladiator-style mentality of the computer game — where competitors kill each other until only one remains — deviates from the values of socialism and is deemed harmful to young consumers, according to the…

World’s Hottest PC Game Could Get Locked Out of China – Bloomberg

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The world’s hottest video game is set to be shut out of the biggest market. A Chinese gaming association said in an announcement posted online that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is too bloody and violent for sale in the country. The gladiator-style mentality of the computer game — where competitors kill each other until only one remains — deviates from the values of socialism and is deemed harmful to young consumers, according to the…

Why Robot Gentleman has headed to space for 60 Parsecs! – PC Games Insider (blog)

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Back in 2015, Polish developer Robot Gentleman released its darkly humorous take on the apocalypse, 60 Seconds!, on PC. Since then, the game has been ported to Mac, iOS, and will soon be coming to Android and Switch. But the studio is now ready to move on from its first game and branch out into a whole new area – space. Announced at Poznan’s Games Industry Conference…

World’s Hottest PC Game Could Get Locked Out of China – Bloomberg

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The world’s hottest video game is set to be shut out of the biggest market. A Chinese gaming association said in an announcement posted online that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is too bloody and violent for sale in the country. The gladiator-style mentality of the computer game — where competitors kill each other until only one remains — deviates from the values of socialism and is deemed harmful to young consumers, according to the…

Tech Interview: Destiny 2 and Bungie’s return to PC gaming – Eurogamer.net

Monday, October 30, 2017

We first went hands-on with the PC version of Destiny 2 at E3 earlier this year, and it was immediately apparent that this wasn’t just a mere port or conversion, but instead a thoughtful, considered approach to the platform with all of the unique features and opportunities it represents. Back then, we mentioned to Bungie that we’d really like to go deeper on the game, the technology added to the…

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming – PC Gamer

Monday, October 30, 2017

THE HIGHS Samuel Roberts: Crazy season Take your pick: Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein 2 or Destiny 2. These are all games released on PC in a single week, which is crazy. It’s the biggest few days for new releases all year, and the choice is pretty great. We’ve all only got so much money to spend on games, so which is it going to be for you? I reviewed Wolfenstein…

Tech Interview: Destiny 2 and Bungie’s return to PC gaming – Eurogamer.net

Monday, October 30, 2017

We first went hands-on with the PC version of Destiny 2 at E3 earlier this year, and it was immediately apparent that this wasn’t just a mere port or conversion, but instead a thoughtful, considered approach to the platform with all of the unique features and opportunities it represents. Back then, we mentioned to Bungie that we’d really like to go deeper on the game, the technology added to the…

Tech Interview: Destiny 2 and Bungie’s return to PC gaming – Eurogamer.net

Sunday, October 29, 2017

We first went hands-on with the PC version of Destiny 2 at E3 earlier this year, and it was immediately apparent that this wasn’t just a mere port or conversion, but instead a thoughtful, considered approach to the platform with all of the unique features and opportunities it represents. Back then, we mentioned to Bungie that we’d really like to go deeper on the game, the technology added to the…

Tech Interview: Destiny 2 and Bungie’s return to PC gaming – Eurogamer.net

Sunday, October 29, 2017

We first went hands-on with the PC version of Destiny 2 at E3 earlier this year, and it was immediately apparent that this wasn’t just a mere port or conversion, but instead a thoughtful, considered approach to the platform with all of the unique features and opportunities it represents. Back then, we mentioned to Bungie that we’d really like to go deeper on the game, the technology added to the…

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming – PC Gamer

Saturday, October 28, 2017

THE HIGHS Samuel Roberts: Crazy season Take your pick: Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein 2 or Destiny 2. These are all games released on PC in a single week, which is crazy. It’s the biggest few days for new releases all year, and the choice is pretty great. We’ve all only got so much money to spend on games, so which is it going to be for you? I reviewed Wolfenstein…

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming – PC Gamer

Saturday, October 28, 2017

THE HIGHS Samuel Roberts: Crazy season Take your pick: Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein 2 or Destiny 2. These are all games released on PC in a single week, which is crazy. It’s the biggest few days for new releases all year, and the choice is pretty great. We’ve all only got so much money to spend on games, so which is it going to be for you? I reviewed Wolfenstein…

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming – PC Gamer

Saturday, October 28, 2017

THE HIGHS Samuel Roberts: Crazy season Take your pick: Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein 2 or Destiny 2. These are all games released on PC in a single week, which is crazy. It’s the biggest few days for new releases all year, and the choice is pretty great. We’ve all only got so much money to spend on games, so which is it going to be for you? I reviewed Wolfenstein…

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming – PC Gamer

Saturday, October 28, 2017

THE HIGHS Samuel Roberts: Crazy season Take your pick: Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein 2 or Destiny 2. These are all games released on PC in a single week, which is crazy. It’s the biggest few days for new releases all year, and the choice is pretty great. We’ve all only got so much money to spend on games, so which is it going to be for you? I reviewed Wolfenstein…

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming – PC Gamer

Saturday, October 28, 2017

THE HIGHS Samuel Roberts: Crazy season Take your pick: Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein 2 or Destiny 2. These are all games released on PC in a single week, which is crazy. It’s the biggest few days for new releases all year, and the choice is pretty great. We’ve all only got so much money to spend on games, so which is it going to be for you? I reviewed Wolfenstein…

PC Gaming Weekly: Meet your Destiny (2) | VentureBeat – VentureBeat

Friday, October 27, 2017

Our destiny is here, PC gamers. It’s time to go see our ol’ pal Xur. Yesterday, Activision launched Destiny 2 on PC. The series skipped the platform its first time around, and this time, it’s part of an experiment from the publisher of Call of Duty and other big hits. Destiny 2, you see, isn’t on Steam. It’s on Blizzard’s Battle.net app. We’re loving it, but we need to spend more…