December 15, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

This article is a paid promotion with Amazon. Cloud is finally joining the mobile game Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius. To mark the occasion, Amazon Appstore UK is offering a reward of £20 to be used on Amazon.co.uk when you purchase a Trunk of Lapis. Amazon Appstore is an alternative to Google Play and is available on Android and Fire devices. To be eligible, this must be your first in-app purchase in Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius on the Amazon Appstore. You can see further details on how to get this offer plus full terms and conditions HERE or by clicking the image below. Continue…

December 15, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

For fans of the anime-infused CCG Shadowverse, December 28 is going to usher in some massive changes. It will see an infusion of new cards, thanks to the Chronogenesis set, as well as a whole new class – Portalcraft – being added to the game. Even more importantly, however, it will also introduce formats to the game. From December 28 onwards, there will be two options for ranked play – Unlimited and Rotation. Unlimited is what you’re playing right now – every card in the game is allowed. Rotation, however, will drastically restrict the cards that are able to be…

December 14, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Activision’s decision to return the Call of Duty franchise to its World War 2 setting has paid off for the company, with Call of Duty: WWII topping the US video game sales charts for November 2017. Not only did it come out on top for November, according to The NPD Group, but Call of Duty: WWII is now the best selling game of 2017. It’s also the best selling game of the last 12 months. Overall, spending on software was up 19 percent over the same period last year, with hardware spending up a whopping 52 percent, helped along by…

December 14, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Crytek is suing Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games (CIG) for breach of contract and copyright infringement over the use of its CryEngine. The lawsuit, which names both CIG and Roberts Space Industries as defendants, claims the companies “utterly failed to follow through” on the following promises agreed upon in their Game License Agreement (GLA): “(i) to use the CryEngine game development platform exclusively and to promote that platform within the video game, (ii) to collaborate with Crytek on CryEngine development, and (iii) to take a number of steps to ensure that Crytek’s intellectual property was protected.” Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

December 14, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Destiny 2 is celebrating the holiday season with snowball fights, the return of Mayhem mode, weekly Milestone rewards, event-specific gear, and more. Bungie confirmed it is bringing back the holiday spirit with special event “The Dawning,” which lasts from December 19 to January 9. The event will feature exclusive legendary and exotic gear, social space decorations, special Dawning engrams, and gift-giving quests. Players visiting social areas in the game may notice something different beginning next Tuesday, as the Tower and Farm are festively decorated, but this isn’t the only change coming to Destiny 2 on the Dec. 19. Players will…

December 14, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Even as the year winds to a close, the Nintendo Switch is still seeing plenty of games arrive on the system, with another dozen added over the next seven days. 19 games, including Yooka-Laylee, Gorogoa, and Mutant Mudds Collection will be arriving on Switch from today through next Wednesday, Dec. 20. Find out the full slate of 19 games and one demo announced so far below: Gorogoa — Available Dec. 14 One More Dungeon — Available Dec. 14 ACA NEOGEO The Last Blade — Available Dec. 14 Mutant Mudds Collection — Available Dec. 14 — IGN’s original Mutant Mudds Deluxe review Continue reading…Powered by…

December 14, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Rare has answered one of the Sea of Thieves community’s biggest questions: what does progression mean in the sea-faring game? During a recent livestream, the Sea of Thieves team outlined two concepts – how the progression system works, and how that progression system will be in step with Sea of Thieves’  primary goal of playing with others. To become a ‘Pirate Legend’ – the core objective of Sea of Thieves – players build reputation through exploits and adventures. This is acquired specifically from a set of different trading companies  that represent your preferred playstyle. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

December 14, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Take-Two Interactive today announced Private Division, a new publishing label for independent developers. Private Division has already partnered to publish games from five different studios, including: Unannounced RPG from Obsidian Entertainment (helmed by Fallout co-creators Tim Cainand and Leonard Boyarsky) Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey from Panache Digital Games (studio led by Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Désilets) RPG codenamed Project Wight from The Outsiders (studio founded by ex-DICE developers David Goldfarb and Ben Cousins) Unannounced sci-fi first-person shooter from V1 Interactive (studio founded by Halo co-creator Marcus Lehto) Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico