Metro Exodus positive review bombed on Steam

Metro Train Guards

Metro Exodus was embroiled in a controversy just before launch when its publisher, Deep Silver Games, pulled the game from Steam a mere two weeks before release. The decision meant that Exodus, which was developed by 4A Games, would only be available through the Epic Games store on PC. Needless to say, many gamers were not happy with this turn of events. Many went so far as to state that they would not play the game until it came out on Steam in 2020.

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Epic Games’ refunds: a bloated side-quest

Epic Games Store Logo

Epic’s refund policy is a mess, but it’s not so much the policy itself. Fourteen days after purchase and two hours of gameplay is pretty standard, but the implementation of it is sloppy and feels like a system from ten years ago, and is completely unintegrated with user accounts.  Here is what I discovered after unfortunately having to use it today.

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Store Wars: Epic poaches Metro Exodus from Steam

The war between Epic Games and Steam has escalated in a way that is shocking, yet unsurprising at the same time. Announced Monday, Metro: Exodus, the post-apocalyptic shooter from 4AGames and Deep Silver will be exclusive to the Epic Games store. Epic’s exclusives until this point, were brought into the light as exclusives for their store from the outset. However, in this case, they straight up bought the exclusivity rights two weeks before release.
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More Overwatch Year of the Pig skins revealed

Tracer, Orisa and Brigette Korean themed skins

Five more skins have been revealed for Overwatch‘s Year of the Pig event which launches on the 24th of January. Torbjorn, Zenyatta, Tracer, Orisa, and Brigitte will all be receiving new Chinese themed skins. We do not know the rarity of any of these, but we can safely assume that at least the Torb and Zen skins are legendary, with the others likely being the same. Continue reading “More Overwatch Year of the Pig skins revealed”

Fallout 76 free-to-play rumors swirl through the internet

Rumors have been circulating the web that Fallout 76 may be going free to play in the near future. It’s no news that Fallout 76 has had a rough life so far. Whether it’s the poor state of the game at launch or the disaster of its Power Armor edition, this has not been a good starting point for Bethesda’s new online Fallout.

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Potential SNES collection for the Nintendo Switch coming in the near future

For those who don’t know, the Nintendo Switch has several classic NES games on its online store. These include Donkey Kong, The Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Bros. and others. Every month Nintendo releases additional games to the store, and it appears the SNES games may also be coming very soon.

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