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Always Online Podcast: Ashes of Creation Thoughts, Sony & Xbox Fighting, Esports Scandals, and Rumbleverse Review Ep 443

Always Online Podcast: Ashes of Creation Thoughts, Sony & Xbox Fighting, Esports Scandals, and Rumbleverse Review Ep 443

Ever been fired via Twitter? How about welcoming your replacement via Twitter THEN being fired?

By Michael Byrne - 5 days ago
Now Xbox Has Accused Sony Of “Inhibiting Growth” Of Its Subscription Service

Now Xbox Has Accused Sony Of “Inhibiting Growth” Of Its Subscription Service

The back-and-forth between Microsoft and Sony only continues.

By Aspen Pash - 6 days ago
Responding To Sony's CoD Speculations, Microsoft Says Restricting Activision Blizzard Games To Xbox Would "Not Be Profitable"

Responding To Sony's CoD Speculations, Microsoft Says Restricting Activision Blizzard Games To Xbox Would "Not Be Profitable"

In fact, Microsoft's strategy is to not "remove content from players."

By Anthony Jones - 1 week ago
Always Online Podcast: League of Legends MMO's Early Reveal, Hi-Rez's DKO, And Sony Cries About Call of Duty Ep 442

Always Online Podcast: League of Legends MMO's Early Reveal, Hi-Rez's DKO, And Sony Cries About Call of Duty Ep 442

Sony says CoD can be a console sales issue while Xbox claims Blizzard doesn't make "must have" games.

By Michael Byrne - 1 week ago
Sony Suspects Activision Blizzard Acquisition Could Make Call Of Duty Fans Jump To Xbox, Microsoft Defends Buyout

Sony Suspects Activision Blizzard Acquisition Could Make Call Of Duty Fans Jump To Xbox, Microsoft Defends Buyout

So apparently Microsoft believes Activision Blizzard doesn't produce ANY "must have" games.

By Anthony Jones - 2 weeks ago
NFT Worlds Says That It Will Create Its Own Blockchain Minecraft Game Following Minecraft's Recent Announcement

NFT Worlds Says That It Will Create Its Own Blockchain Minecraft Game Following Minecraft's Recent Announcement

The idea itself is already going against what Minecraft players love about Minecraft.

By Aspen Pash - 3 weeks ago
Minecraft Says “No” To NFTs...Like Seriously, You Aren't Allowed To Limit Things In A Game "Meant For All"

Minecraft Says “No” To NFTs...Like Seriously, You Aren't Allowed To Limit Things In A Game "Meant For All"

The team posted a preview of guidelines they’ll be publishing to address the technology in their game.

By QuintLyn Bowers - 4 weeks ago
Head Of Xbox Game Studios Is "Confident" Bethesda Doesn't Have Crunch Culture Despite Rising Allegations

Head Of Xbox Game Studios Is "Confident" Bethesda Doesn't Have Crunch Culture Despite Rising Allegations

Could this be a case of a leader not really knowing what's happening on the ground floor?

By Anthony Jones - 1 month ago
A Ground-Breaking Agreement Has Been Made Between CWA And Microsoft Surrounding Corporate-Union Engagement

A Ground-Breaking Agreement Has Been Made Between CWA And Microsoft Surrounding Corporate-Union Engagement

This agreement will apply at Activision Blizzard 60 days after Microsoft’s acquisition closes.

By Aspen Pash - 2 months ago
All League of Legend Champions And Valorant Agents Unlocked With The Xbox Game Pass

All League of Legend Champions And Valorant Agents Unlocked With The Xbox Game Pass

Riot Games' partnership with Microsoft is already paying off.

By Aspen Pash - 2 months ago
A List Of All The Games Coming To Game Pass For The Next 12 Months

A List Of All The Games Coming To Game Pass For The Next 12 Months

Now there is no excuse not to play Persona.

By Aspen Pash - 2 months ago
Activision Blizzard Is Still Owed Around $400 Million In Payments For Overwatch And Call Of Duty Leagues

Activision Blizzard Is Still Owed Around $400 Million In Payments For Overwatch And Call Of Duty Leagues

Will these fees actually be paid, or will they be pushed back until 2024?

By Aspen Pash - 2 months ago
CEO of Microsoft Gaming Will Recognize Raven Software's Union, The First AAA Video Game Union, After Acquisition Closes

CEO of Microsoft Gaming Will Recognize Raven Software's Union, The First AAA Video Game Union, After Acquisition Closes

Although, it still isn't 100% that the $69 billion deal to acquire publisher Activision Blizzard will go through.

By Aspen Pash - 2 months ago
The Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase Will Be On Sunday, June 12

The Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase Will Be On Sunday, June 12

Make sure to stay tuned in order to hear all the news on upcoming, new releases.

By Aspen Pash - 3 months ago
Investors Are Worried The Government Might Tank The Microsoft/Blizzard Deal

Investors Are Worried The Government Might Tank The Microsoft/Blizzard Deal

Of course, that's if it gets past shareholders in the first place.

By QuintLyn Bowers - 3 months ago
Activision Blizzard Q1 Financial Results For 2022 Reveal Declining Game Sales, Diablo Immortal on PC

Activision Blizzard Q1 Financial Results For 2022 Reveal Declining Game Sales, Diablo Immortal on PC

Despite their under performance, titles such as Diablo Immortal are on the horizon.

By Anthony Jones - 3 months ago
Microsoft Reportedly Working On Bringing Ads To Free-To-Play Xbox Games

Microsoft Reportedly Working On Bringing Ads To Free-To-Play Xbox Games

Ads?! In my video games?!

By Anthony Jones - 3 months ago
Microsoft and Bobby Kotick STILL Haven't Discussed His Post-Acquisition Employment Yet

Microsoft and Bobby Kotick STILL Haven't Discussed His Post-Acquisition Employment Yet

Legalities or some such reason despite mass walk-outs for his resignation.

By Anthony Jones - 3 months ago
Justice Department Probing Activision Blizzard/Microsoft Deal, Suspects Insider Trading

Justice Department Probing Activision Blizzard/Microsoft Deal, Suspects Insider Trading

Also, four senators call for FTC to closer scrutinize the deal and see that Bobby Kotick is "held responsible for the culture he created."

By Jason Winter - 4 months ago
Sony Announces New PlayStation Plus Tiered Subscription Service, Includes Games From All PS Eras

Sony Announces New PlayStation Plus Tiered Subscription Service, Includes Games From All PS Eras

Rollout begins in June, but no first-party exclusives when they launch.

By Jason Winter - 4 months ago
ESO's Next Dungeon, Coral Aerie Is Home To Elven Ruins And Seaborn Monsters

ESO's Next Dungeon, Coral Aerie Is Home To Elven Ruins And Seaborn Monsters

Help Captain Kaleen track down the handsome scoundrel Jakarn.

By Jason Winter - 5 months ago
Always Online Podcast: Microsoft Went At Activision FAST, The Witch Queen Launches, And Global Agenda Is Back? Ep 421

Always Online Podcast: Microsoft Went At Activision FAST, The Witch Queen Launches, And Global Agenda Is Back? Ep 421

Scammy feeling games, new expansions and patches, and we giveaway Guild Wars 2 stuff! Sounds like a full show!

By Michael Byrne - 5 months ago
Bethesda Launcher To Shut Down In May; Games Will Transfer To Steam

Bethesda Launcher To Shut Down In May; Games Will Transfer To Steam

Detailed instructions on how to transfer save files will arrive in April.

By Jason Winter - 5 months ago
Top 5 Free to Play Weekly Stories - Microsoft Began Acquisition Talks With Activision EARLY Ep 501

Top 5 Free to Play Weekly Stories - Microsoft Began Acquisition Talks With Activision EARLY Ep 501

Yeah...they totally saw blood in the water.

By Michael Byrne - 5 months ago
Microsoft Began Acquisition Talks With Activision Blizzard Immediately Following WSJ Article About Kotick

Microsoft Began Acquisition Talks With Activision Blizzard Immediately Following WSJ Article About Kotick

$68.7 billion deal was closed two months after the publication of the article and Phil Spencer's comments.

By Jason Winter - 5 months ago
Microsoft Opens Up Its App Store, Will Honor Activision Blizzard Commitments On PlayStation "Into The Future"

Microsoft Opens Up Its App Store, Will Honor Activision Blizzard Commitments On PlayStation "Into The Future"

Focus is "on adapting to regulation than fighting against it."

By Jason Winter - 6 months ago
Bungie Part Of Sony's Plan To Produce 10 Live-service Games By 2026

Bungie Part Of Sony's Plan To Produce 10 Live-service Games By 2026

Bungie's new IP likely among those in the works.

By Jason Winter - 6 months ago
Always Online Podcast: Microsoft Buys Activision: Could WoW Go F2P or XBox Only Call of Duty, And First Look Reviews Ep 417

Always Online Podcast: Microsoft Buys Activision: Could WoW Go F2P or XBox Only Call of Duty, And First Look Reviews Ep 417

We've got a lot to cover this week, so let's get right down to it!

By Michael Byrne - 6 months ago
Top 5 Free to Play Weekly: Microsoft Buys Blizzard As Blizz Announces New Survival Game Ep 497

Top 5 Free to Play Weekly: Microsoft Buys Blizzard As Blizz Announces New Survival Game Ep 497

Let's see...was there any big gaming news in the last week??? OH YEAH!!!

By Michael Byrne - 6 months ago
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