Overwatch Season 5 start date and rewards confirmed

Overwatch Season 4 has just come to a close, with Season 5 set to start on May 31 at 5PM PDT.

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Far Cry 5 character creation detailed, play as a man or woman

In Far Cry 5, you’ll take on the role of a Deputy Sheriff. As far as established, scripted characters go, that’s as restrictive as Far Cry 5 gets. That’s because the game will have a character creation suite, and you’ll be able to shape your deputy however you see fit … to a degree.

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Far Cry 5 co-op lets you play the whole campaign with a friend, but local is off the table

Some big news to come out after the first official trailer for Far Cry 5 is that it will indeed of online co-op for up to two players, which will allow you and a friend to blast through the game’s campaign together from start to finish.

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Far Cry 5 trailer lifts lid on Militia Town USA, out next February

Ubisoft is holding nothing back with Far Cry 5. The box art reveal generated plenty of heated debate and controversy — as expected — and the first trailer to hit for the game is also sure to ruffle some feathers.

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Beam relaunches as Mixer alongside 24-7 eSports news channel

Microsoft’s online streaming service, Beam, has been renamed and launched as Mixer, a service the company hopes will enhance cooperative and group streaming across platforms.

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Destiny 2 Grimoire Cards ditched for in-game storytelling

There’s a lot to like about what’s planned for Destiny 2, and Bungie’s intentions with the game’s campaign and lore are perhaps the most exciting of the bunch.

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Nintendo Switch sales exceeding Wii sales by 10 percent in US

The world’s largest video game retailer has Nintendo to thank for its first sales increase in five quarters.

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Double XP weekend nets Infinite Warfare streamer 2.5 Million XP in a single match

Is this an XP record for a Call of Duty game?

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Blizzard is ‘100 percent on board’ with Overwatch mod support

One frequently asked-about addition that a cross-section of the Overwatch community would like to see is mod support, something Blizzard is surprisingly open to.

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Far Cry 5 box art confirms Montana setting, religious cult antagonist

Ubisoft is holding nothing back with Far Cry 5. The series is certainly no stranger to controversy — who could forget the faux-outrage squared at Far Cry 4’s box art — and the first piece of key art for Far Cry 5 has once again ignited plenty of heated debate around the franchise.

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