Skaters Never Die: EA Is Bringing Back Skate

Skaters Never Die: EA Is Bringing Back Skate

Electronic Arts’ Skate franchise is legendary, and not just because its trick gameplay based on the right-analog stick was an evolution from the venerable Tony Hawk franchise. Whether you skated in real-life or not, everyone loved Skate. Nevertheless, EA stopped the series in 2010 after Skate 3, and people have...

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EA Shows Off It Takes Two, Lost In Random

EA Shows Off It Takes Two, Lost In Random

During the EA Play presentation today, Electronic Arts gave viewers a closer look at two interesting indie titles that it teased last E3 . It Takes Two is being developed by Hazelight, the studio founded by Josef Fares – the director of games like Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons and...

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EA Originals Adds Frantic 3v3 Battler Rocket Arena

EA Originals Adds Frantic 3v3 Battler Rocket Arena

Publisher: EA Originals Developer: First Strike Games Release: July 14, 2020 Rating: Rating Pending Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC The latest title from EA Originals – Electronic Arts’ program publishing and supporting indie games – is a little different than some of the previous entries such as A Way Out...

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Apex Legends Is Coming To Switch And Steam, Getting Crossplay

Apex Legends Is Coming To Switch And Steam, Getting Crossplay

At today’s EA Play 2020 event (It’s kind of like what they do at E3, but 100% digital!), EA announced that Apex Legends is coming to Steam and getting crossplay. The battle royale is also coming to Switch this fall. EA also gave a few details about a Lost Treasures event landing on June 23. With...

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Reminder – Silithus Stress Test Today – Starts 3 PM Pacific

Blizzard is holding a stress test for Silithus today, to ensure a smooth opening to content coming in Phase 5 of Classic. Please join us on June 18, on the WoW Classic PTR for a stress test. We’ll turn our attention to Silithus on the PTR at about 2:00 p.m....

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eUnited set to be acquired by Backstageplay

eUnited set to be acquired by Backstageplay

North American organisation eUnited entered into a merger agreement with Backstageplay Inc. on June 16th. The deal would see United eSports Inc. acquired by Backstageplay through the merger. Photo via: eUnited RELATED: FaZe Clan shakes things up with CTRL investment Should the agreement come into fruition, Backstageplay would operate eUnited as normal...

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Evan’s Remains Review — A Middle-Ground Mystery

Evan’s Remains Review — A Middle-Ground Mystery

Publisher: Whitethorn Digital Developer: Matías Schmied Rating: Everyone 10+ Reviewed on: PlayStation 4 Also on: Xbox One, Switch, PC Most genre hybrids take aspects of different game types and blend them into one seamless experience. In an action/RPG, for example, players usually can’t tell where the “action” stops and the...

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FaZe Clan’s investment in CTRL showcases creativity in influencer marketing

FaZe Clan’s investment in CTRL showcases creativity in influencer marketing

FaZe Clan has built up a media empire. The official social accounts on Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram total over 20 million followers. The vast network of esports players, content creators, and gaming influencers add millions more. “FaZe Clan has the largest social media following of any esports organization,” said Charles...

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FaZe Clan shakes things up with CTRL investment

FaZe Clan shakes things up with CTRL investment

Meal replacement company CTRL has received investment from North American organisation and entertainment brand FaZe Clan. Financial terms of the investment have not been disclosed at the time of writing. Photo credit: CTRL RELATED: Skyler Johnson on CTRL’s inception, place in esports As part of its ownership in CTRL, FaZe Clan...

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The Story Mob releases Extra Innings guide

The Story Mob releases Extra Innings guide

Esports communications consultancy firm The Story Mob has unveiled its latest guide, Extra Innings. The guide is aimed at sports teams, leagues, and organisations with hopes of “navigating digital fandom.” Image credit: The Story Mob   RELATED: Behind The Story Mob’s Beautiful Weirdos guide Available to download for free, Extra Innings opens...

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