Sony Exiting the Handheld Market

Sony's President Hiroyuki Oda announced at the Tokyo Game Show that the Playstation VITA will be discontinued in 2019 with no successor. Looks like Nintendo wins. Though I primarily play games on the PC , I did own a PSVITA to play Dragon's Crown on the go.  The hardware itself was great and superior to…

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Monster Hunter World (PC) Gets Proper Mouse Support

Proper Mouse Support on PC Prior to today's Patch. The mouse was emulating a controller analog stick. When panning across the screen, rather then moving along the mouse as a reference, the camera would slowly pan across.  Now you can use ranged weapons as good as you would in any other FPS without aim assist.…

Wildstar is Shutting Down

If you haven't tried out Wildstar yet, now is your last chance. Earlier today NCsoft made the decision to close it's subsidiary Carbine Studios and their flagship MMO. This news was broken to the Wildstar community by community manager Sunshine on the game's official forums. The game remains running for now with no specific close…

Secret World Legends: What really changed?

  Funcom has had problems monetising their game. Starting with a Subscription, moving onto Buy-to-Play with DLC and now finally Free to Play. Along with this free to play conversion Funcom has touted revised enhanced visuals, action combat and smoothed content flow. Having played the original Secret World (TSW) extensively and getting back into the…

Good old games: Ragnarok Online

My Return After being disappointed with Tree of Savior I was fairly burnt out from MMOs. The modern convention of WoW cloning or intentional mislabelling of multiplayer online games just didn't appeal to me, especially since I didn't really like the Warcraft formula at all. I thought to myself, why not just play an old game that…