Destiny 2 fields so many excellent auto rifles that picking the best one is agonising. The most familiar and basic weapons category remains one of the most effective. The beauty of auto rifles is, of course, the ability to just hold down the trigger and get in a huge number of shots very quickly –
SMGs can do some tremendous damage in close quarters combat, so let’s take a look at the best of the lot. A powerful SMG can make or break any Crucible match, but it’s easy to forget that SMGs are also pretty decent at crowd control in PvE activities, too. SMGs have one of the fastest
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 3 December 2019 19:03 GMT The first season of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is here. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season One has kicked off. During the season, you can expect three new multiplayer maps, a new Ground War map, two Gunfight Maps, new multiplayer modes, weapons, Spec Ops experiences
The best grenade launchers in Destiny 2? Oh yeah, we’re calling it: there are some good ones. Grenade launchers can make or break a Gambit match, frustrate your enemies in the Iron Banner and take care of adds when playing through campaign missions. There aren’t as many grenade launchers available as other weapon types –
By Emily Gera, Monday, 2 December 2019 20:31 GMT The first season of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare begins on December 3. Activision has just dropped the Season One trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, giving you a glimpse at new maps, new weapons, and new modes coming to the game this week. [embedded
By Sherif Saed, Thursday, 28 November 2019 11:47 GMT Amazon has a killer deal on Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. FromSoftware’s Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice rarely gets a good discount. Right now, it’s on sale on Steam, as well as other digital retailers. But none of these deals are as good as Amazon’s, which has the game
By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 27 November 2019 09:45 GMT Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s first season of content may be the series’ biggest drop, but it won’t all be there at launch. Following last night’s season one reveal for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Activision has dived a bit deeper into the content drop’s different
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 26 November 2019 20:48 GMT The Season One roadmap for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has been revealed, and you’re getting all sorts of free content. Infinity Ward has outlined free content you can expect to drop during Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season One, which kicks off on December 3.
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 26 November 2019 16:25 GMT Once you’ve reached level five in Call of Duty: Mobile, you can jump into Zombies mode. Zombies mode in Call of Duty: Mobile released over the weekend along with the ability to use controllers. In Zombies mode, you will drop into Call of Duty: World at
By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 26 November 2019 09:53 GMT Evidence is mounting that Activision may be working on something Tony Hawk Pro Skater-related. The Tony Hawk Pro Skater series may be getting revived, according to a round of rumours/leaks. Noted leaker Sabi recently revealed that Activision has been messing around internally with prototypes based on
By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 26 November 2019 08:39 GMT There’s a new Call of Duty: Modern Warfare update this week that should make playing some of the most popular modes less frustrating. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward has released a new patch overnight on all platforms. This is a small one, designed
Despite fans wanting a Diablo 2 remaster for years, a recent revelation has made it seem more unlikely than ever. The information comes from a recent GameSpot report about this year’s ExileCon. Here, Diablo creators Max Schaefer, Erich Schaefer, and David Brevik opened up about what it was like to work on Diablo 2. Among the stories
By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 22 November 2019 17:15 GMT Call of Duty: Mobile’s latest update is on the way which includes the promised controller support. A massive update to Call of Duty: Mobile goes live today, depending upon timezone, and brings with it controller support and Zombies mode. But that’s not all. You can also
Between the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta and the game’s final launch, developer Infinity Ward made a few welcome tweaks to netcode. You may remember during the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta, YouTuber Battle(non)sense analysed the game’s network performance as far latency, delay and other factors that all contribute to what’s commonly referred
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s SBMM is once again causing a stir among players, only this time a pair of smart YouTubers decided to involve science. Skill-based Matchmaking (SBMM) has, without a doubt, consistently been one of the most controversial topics in the Call of Duty community. It’s often blamed for so much of what
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 19 November 2019 20:26 GMT A hotfix is now available for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Infinity Ward has released an update for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare which addresses some progressions issues and a killstreaks exploit. It also tunes the weapons AUG, 725, and Model 680. The hotfix also applies fixes to
By Sherif Saed, Monday, 18 November 2019 10:36 GMT Infinity Ward may have actually fixed Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s stuttering cutscenes on PC. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has received an update on Friday specifically on PC that aims to fix the longstanding issue of stuttering cutscenes in the single-player campaign. Since launch, players
By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 16 November 2019 17:47 GMT Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has been datamined again and the information gleaned is on the rumored battle royal mode While Infinity Ward has yet to announce a battle royale mode for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, another datamine has revealed that’s it apparently coming at
By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 13 November 2019 08:57 GMT In what’s becoming an increasingly common occurrence, players discovered that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare patch notes have once again misrepresented the changes. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare received a new update yesterday that brought some much-needed balance changes, chief amongst them a nerf to the
By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 12 November 2019 19:41 GMT The skin teased in Mercy’s Overwatch short earlier today can be yours. Overwatch players can unlock limited-time rewards, including the legendary Dr. Angela Ziegler skin, by winning games and watching the game played on Twitch now through December 2. To earn various prizes, you will need
By Sam White, Tuesday, 12 November 2019 10:36 GMT Blizzard Entertainment tweeted yesterday to reveal a new 24-page short story called Valkyrie. It’s all about Mercy, the angelic winged hero from the studio’s immensely popular team-based online shooter, Overwatch. As part of the new hype for upcoming sequel Overwatch 2, which will feature a series-first
With the start of the latest season, there’s a brand-new way to play Hearthstone: Battlegrounds. Hearthstone Battlegrounds is a tactical “autobattler” where the minions you place on the board pick their own attacks, and your hero takes or deals damage based on the final board-state. You pick from a list of three Hearthstone Battlegrounds Heroes
By Sherif Saed, Monday, 11 November 2019 13:38 GMT Call of Duty: Mobile will soon support controllers again, but don’t expect them to work like they used to. One day after the launch of Call of Duty: Mobile a little over a month ago, Activision took out controller support, which the game had launched with.
By Sherif Saed, Monday, 11 November 2019 10:24 GMT Field Upgrade is one of the new features in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, but it seems players have the wrong idea about its upgraded Pro form. After making some progress in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer, all players unlock a Pro version of Field
By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 9 November 2019 19:45 GMT At some point in the future, Overwatch and Overwatch 2 clients will merge. This is according to Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan, who told Kotaku the team doesn’t wish to fragment the player base, which tends to happen when servers are shut down. “There will be
By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 9 November 2019 14:36 GMT Blizzard’s Jeff Kaplan was “relieved” when the company reduced Chung ‘Blitzchung’ Ng Wai’s suspension and returned his prize money. Speaking with the Wahington Post, Blizzard vice president and Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan said he believes the suspension should be reduced even further or eliminated entirely.
By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 7 November 2019 19:44 GMT Call of Duty: Modern Warfare players can look forward to three new multiplayer maps arriving tomorrow. Three free maps will drop tomorrow, November 8, for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. You can look forward to Hardpoint, the new 6v6 map Shoot House, and the Ground War
By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 7 November 2019 19:44 GMT Call of Duty: Modern Warfare players can look forward to new multiplayer maps and a new mode arriving tomorrow. These free maps will drop tomorrow, November 8, for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. You can look forward to Hardpoint, the new 6v6 map Shoot House, and
By Sherif Saed, Thursday, 7 November 2019 10:51 GMT It looks like we’re getting a new Call of Duty: Modern Warfare update soon. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare players have been waiting for a big update since launch woes and balance problems became apparent. This week might actually be it, according to developer Infinity Ward.
By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 6 November 2019 14:40 GMT Treyarch has announced big changes to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s derided in-game market. Months after the introduction of the Black Market’s worst aspects in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, developer Treyarch is finally giving players what they’ve always asked for: a direct way