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Past articles by Patrick:

Even cars have Microstransactions now

Mercedes is adapting one of the most controversial video game trends in bizarre fashion by adding microtransactions to a car.Mercedes plans to lock the car's potential behind a staggering $1200 y → Read More

Vampire Survivors comes to consoles on Xbox Game Pass this month alongside Pentiment and Somerville

The games coming to Xbox Game Pass in November have been revealed with a great selection of titles from Vampire Survivors, Football Manager 2023, Pentiment, Somerville, and more.Xbox announced the&#xA → Read More

Square Enix says it needs more global hits because Japan's population is getting too old

Square Enix has said that it plans to focus more on a global market due to an aging population in Japan, brought about by record low birth rates in the country. In a financial report pu → Read More

PS Plus is making more money, even as it loses 2 million subscribers

PlayStation Plus has lost several million subscribers in the last quarter, despite a large revamp to its service in June. However, the service has been more profitable during the period. In its f → Read More

Mei put on ice in Overwatch 2 as Blizzard disables hero to fix bug

Mei is currently on ice in Overwatch 2 as she's been brought into the workshop by Blizzard due to an interaction that allowed heroes to reach "unintended locations".Blizzard took to Twi → Read More

After golding the M4, MW2 players are turning to the FSS Hurricane

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 players have played through the weekend and are now starting to gold their FSS Hurricanes. The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 player base is starting to g → Read More

Modern Warfare 2 is the biggest Call of Duty launch ever on PlayStation

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is the biggest launch in the franchise’s history, at least on PlayStation platforms. The official PlayStation account confirmed on Twitter that Call of → Read More

The Control sequel and spin-off are ramping up, Remedy says

Remedy Entertainment has provided an update on two of its previously announced Control projects for the first time in a year. As part of a fiscal earnings call (via GameSpot), Remedy provided an → Read More

Only PlayStation players can toggle Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 crossplay off

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is now out everywhere, however, some are jumping into multiplayer and discovering that they can’t turn off Modern Warfare 2 crossplay with other platforms. I → Read More

2K games is trying to get its long-dead multiplayer sci-fi game into more hands

Publisher 2K Games has started to hand out keys for the long-abandoned multiplayer game Evolve, although supply has currently run out. In the ever changing story of Evolve's unlikely revival → Read More

Never-before-seen concept art from the Witcher shows Geralt's beginnings

CD Projekt Red has shared never before seen concept art of Geralt when he was in the concept stage.As highlighted in a tweet, Przemek 'Trust' Truściński, whose artwork estab → Read More

Somerville gets a release date and it's out surprisingly soon

Jumpship’s long-awaited science-fiction adventure Somerville has finally dropped its release date, and it's coming surprisingly soon. The developer revealed the release date for Somer → Read More

Kojima only got a studio space post-Konami because the owners were Metal Gear fans

In a recent interview, Hideo Kojima revealed that after his split with Konami, he couldn’t get money or an office.In a lengthy conversation with The Guardian, the Metal Gear Solid creator revea → Read More

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 developer warns against changing your region for early access

Modern Warfare 2 developer Infinity Ward is warning players not to change their region to bypass local launch times. A tweet posted by the Modern Warfare 2 developer warns players trying to sneak → Read More

The MOBA that Fortnite killed is back

Paragon, the abandoned MOBA from Epic Games which ceased development to allow Epic to focus on Fortnite, is back - albeit by a different developer. Paragon: The Overprime is a revival of the orig → Read More

Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty release date announced

Team Ninja's Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty will launch early next year. Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty will release on March 3rd, 2023. As previously confirmed, the game will be coming to PC, PS4, P → Read More

Disco Elysium designer thought to be suing company for rights to the IP

Disco Elysium’s lead designer is likely suing Studio ZA/UM over the rights to the property, at least according to one of the developer’s founders. Following the discovery that desig → Read More

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 isn't even out yet, but the SBMM debate has already reared its head

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s multiplayer isn’t even out but players are already in heated debates about the merit of skill-based matchmaking.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s m → Read More

Western Lost Ark fans claim their version of the MMO runs 50 FPS slower than in Korea

Members of the Lost Ark community claim that the western version of the popular MMO is running much worse than it does in other regions. In a thread on the official Lost Ark forum → Read More

After nearly 2 in-game years, player "completes" World of Warcraft by earning all 4,000 achievements

A World of Warcraft player has become the latest to reach one of the game’s most time-consuming and difficult tasks - getting every achievement in the MMORPG. Content creator AnnieFuc → Read More