Lord of the Rings Online Turns 10 and Players Get Presents

Lord of the Rings Online Turns 10 and Players Get Presents

The Lord of the Rings Online MMO is ten years old this week, and its current developer, Standing Stone Games, is throwing it an Anniversary Festival. The game launched in 2007 as a paid MMO, but became free to play in 2010. LOTR Online has been updated with new content and

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Call of Duty: WWII Official Reveal Confirms Release Date and Beta

Call of Duty: WWII Official Reveal Confirms Release Date and Beta

Call of Duty: WWII got its official reveal today with a livestream that confirmed some rumors and offered some new details. Sledgehammer games plans a November 3 release for the game, preceded by a closed multiplayer beta for those who pre-order. The multiplayer will also be playable at E3 2017.

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Marvel Vs. Capcom Story Trailer and Release Date Revealed

Marvel Vs. Capcom Story Trailer and Release Date Revealed

Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite will launch on September 19 for PC, Xbox One, and PS4, Capcom announced, and will include eight new characters and a story trailer reveal of the main villain. In Capcom’s words, “For the first time in franchise history, the Marvel and Capcom universes collide in a visually

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Hulu Orders Pilot For Locke and Key

Hulu Orders Pilot For Locke and Key

Hulu has ordered a pilot for Locke and Key, based on an adaptation of Joe Hill’s IDW limited run comic. Hill will write the script for the pilot, while Carlton Cuse (Bates Motel, The Strain) will serve as executive producer and showrunner. Lindsey Springer and Scott Derrickson (Doctor Strange) will

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Call of Duty: WWII Confirmed, Official Details Coming Soon

Call of Duty: WWII Confirmed, Official Details Coming Soon

After weeks of rumors, Sledgehammer Games and Activision have officially confirmed the title and upcoming release of Call of Duty: WWII. But the leaks just keep coming. According to these leaks, the release date will be November 3, 2017, and the game will feature landing on Normandy during the D-Day

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Overwatch Revising Its Revised Tiebreaking System

Overwatch Revising Its Revised Tiebreaking System

Overwatch just changed the rules for breaking ties in competitive Assault games. But based on “a tremendous amount of feedback,” Blizzard has decided to revise the updated system again. The most recent Overwatch patch created a tiebreaking system “based on which team captured the largest portion.” It also inadvertently created

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Classic StarCraft Is A Free Download

Classic StarCraft Is A Free Download

Blizzard has released the full version of the 1998 classic StarCraft for free, with versions for both Windows and Mac. StarCraft got its first patch in eight years, which improved compatibility with Windows 7, 8.1, and 10, and made it playable on Mac Beta 10.11 and up. It also added

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A Revamped Google Earth Is Ready To Go

A Revamped Google Earth Is Ready To Go

Google Earth has at last been updated for both web and mobile, with new features like 3D navigation, destination discovery, and interactive stories accessed through its Voyager portal. Certain locations, like the Grand Canyon, will also offer 360-degree videos. Google Earth first launched in 2005, and was last updated in

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Nintendo Discontinues NES Classic

Nintendo Discontinues NES Classic

Despite the NES Classic’s huge popularity (and equally huge supply issues) since its November 2016 launch, Nintendo is discontinuing the console for North America. According to a Nintendo representative, “NES Classic Edition wasn’t intended to be an ongoing, long-term product. However, due to high demand, we did add extra shipments

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Official Star Wars: Battlefront II Trailer Is Out

Official Star Wars: Battlefront II Trailer Is Out

The teaser trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront II may have leaked last week, but it was far from the whole story. EA revealed the full official game trailer at this weekend’s Star Wars Celebration. While the real trailer focuses on the single-player campaign, it also references the range of possible player

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