Is a list of eight games, from which gamers are only allowed to select one, an actual worthwhile apology on EA’s part?
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Much to no one’s surprise Activision community manager Dan Americh announced today that microtransactions are on their way for of Call of Duty: Black Ops II. These new micro items will make their way onto the Xbox 360 version first, and will be introduced on other platforms at a later time.
The launch of SimCity has proven to be a complete disaster. What was supposed to be one of EA’s biggest launches this year has been a train wreck of long queues, busy servers, and lost cities. So what’s the root of the problem you may ask? SimCity’s DRM and bad industry practices.
Instead of fostering the market with their own competitive titles, the big names decided to tear the free-to-play model apart and incorporate the spare parts into their own games. Unfortunately the only parts that they utilized were those that contained microtransactions.
It’s been four years since the events of Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots and not much has changed. With the Patriots long gone it seemed that the Metal Gear universe would know peace, or so we thought.
Another look at the PlayStation 4 controller. This time with less bulk!