Insight · PC · PS4 · XboxOne

Insight – Oh, Bethesda

Bethesda has now launched a service called the Creation Club where people can now 'purchase' mods that have been created by themselves or designed internally with assistance from an external developer but have been tested and certified by Bethesda themselves. That's right, those paid mods that Bethesda said weren't paid mods are actually, paid mods. The justification for this concept stated that because… Continue reading Insight – Oh, Bethesda

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Insight · Nintendo · PC · PS4 · XboxOne

Insight – The Pre-order Culture

What is the point of pre-ordering? It is to solidify one’s placement on an item. The music industry has pre-orders for tickets to popular events, just like movies have pre-orders for cinema premier showings. The reason to pre-order in these cases would be to allow consumers to purchase a ticket before the stock is sold… Continue reading Insight – The Pre-order Culture

Insight · PC · PS4 · XboxOne

Insight – We Happy Few About the Changes

A year ago, we were introduced to the promising world of We Happy Few. An open world game that boasted originality within its concept, as you are cast in a world reminiscent of a 1960’s England where its inhabitants are legally required to be intoxicated by a drug called joy, which suppresses the drab reality… Continue reading Insight – We Happy Few About the Changes

Insight · VR

Final Fantasy XV VR Experience Gets The Axe

Introduced at Sony's E3 conference 2016, Final Fantasy XV VR Experience showcased the game from a different perspective. Players were introduced to the world of Eos through photography enthusiast (refusing to use the word, 'selfie') Prompto's point of view. The showcase demonstrated that players would be able to warp between different vantage points on the map whilst… Continue reading Final Fantasy XV VR Experience Gets The Axe

Insight · PC

Insight – Quake Champions

The initial few hours of Quake: Champions are undeniably nostalgia inducing for anyone familiar with Id Software’s classic shooter, and with only some minor tweaks to the design, fans will feel at home with this latest outing. FPS’s were the pinnacle of the games industry a decade ago and are arguably the reason why the… Continue reading Insight – Quake Champions

Insight · Nintendo · PC · PS4 · XboxOne

Insight – The Problem with Timed Exclusives

Timed content exclusives payed for by publishers on high budget games seems to be becoming more consistent recently. Not only is this approach bad for us, the consumers, but it’s also killing and dividing the industry. Both Sony and Microsoft are at fault with this growing movement, by paying for platform exclusive DLC, initial access… Continue reading Insight – The Problem with Timed Exclusives

Insight · PS4

Insight – Atlus Release Streaming Guidelines for Persona 5

Last Week Atlus released 'a note on Persona 5 and streaming' with guidelines for people wishing to upload content from their recently released game onto YouTube, Twitch and other streaming services, with consequences for people who don't abide by their guidelines. The problem with the announcement is its wording, it's very ambiguous and in the interest… Continue reading Insight – Atlus Release Streaming Guidelines for Persona 5

Insight · PC

Insight – Sega Releases Bayonetta on PC

Bayonetta is a game that was released way back in 2009 on PS3 and Xbox 360 but is now being re-released on Steam with some notable graphical upgrades, Sega has revealed today. The Steam release costs £14.99 ($20) and comes with 4k and HDR support. 60 FPS will be supported too with various graphical options such as shadow quality and anti-aliasing. In addition… Continue reading Insight – Sega Releases Bayonetta on PC