Brian Renadette

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Project Winter Review

We’ve only got about a month of winter left until it releases its icy grip and spring returns. However, video games always provide a way to get back into the winter spirit. Project Winter, created by Other Ocean Interactive, has players trying to survive the white wilderness as they try to call for help. Unfortunately, some of the survivors are more interested in making sure the others don&#...[Read More]

American Nintendo President Reggie Fils-Aime Retiring in April

Nintendo of America has announced that their present of 15 years, Reggie Fils-Aime, is retiring April 15. He will be replaced by Doug Bowser, the company’s head of sales and marketing.

Yoshi Music Used in EPA Flash Game Without Permission

There have been plenty of jokes involving Yoshi’s troubles with the IRS due to alleged tax evasion. However, Yoshi now has a legitimate issue with the United States government. An educational flash game made by the (Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) used one of his game’s music without permission.

Epic Games Sues Unofficial Fortnite Festival

A few days ago, an unofficial Fortnite festival held in the English town of Norwich ended in disaster. Now, Epic Games is suing the organizers for using their game’s name and imagery without permission.

Apex Legends Datamine Reveals New Modes

Like with Fortnite, modders are digging into the code of battle royale hit Apex Legends to see what’s coming. From what has been found, there may be new modes that change up the number of players in a squad as well as a Survival mode.

Pokemon Go Settles 2016 Class-Action Lawsuit

Just a month after the release of Pokémon Go, creator Niantic found itself in a class-action lawsuit from upset property owners. Now, the case is reaching a close as Niantic agrees to a settlement offered by the plaintiffs.

Fallout 76 Cleans Out Duped Items

The world of Fallout 76 has some good news for a change. A recent bit of server maintenance by Bethesda managed to remove a large amount of items that had been created via duplication bugs.

Hollow Knight: Silksong Brings New Adventures and More Bugs

Team Cherry, the developers behind Hollow Knight, have announced a sequel to their highly-acclaimed metroidvania. Titled Hollow Knight: Silksong, this new adventure sees antagonist-turned-adventurer Hornet exploring a new kingdom.

Sony Claims Being “Open for Business” with PS4 Cross-Play; Studios Disupte

Sony chairman Shawn Layden recently spoke to Game Informer, claiming they’re “open for business” on the topic of PS4 cross-play. However, the CEOs behind games like Wargroove and Smite are saying that’s not actually the case.

Face a Reckonin’ in the First West of Loathing DLC

West of Loathing, Asymmetric’s hilarious Western RPG, has released its first piece of DLC. Titled ‘Reckonin’ at Gun Manor,’ this DLC will have players exploring a spooky mansion, solving puzzles, and dealing with varmints.

Former Telltale Devs Form AdHoc Studio

Four former senior developers at Telltale games have teamed up to continue making video games. Known as AdHoc Studio, the studio is working on “interactive narrative projects” similar in nature to Black Mirror’s ‘Bandersnatch’ episode.

Skyrim Total Conversion Mod Enderal Goes Live Next Week

Enderal, a total conversion mod of The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim, has been in development for a few years. However, on February 14, the mod will find a new, convenient home on the Steam store.