Are video games the root of all evil? There’s a meeting on March 8th at the White House with President Trump and “members of the video game industry to see what they can do on that front.” Let’s talk about video game violence and what is really the issue here. Prepare to get triggered.
Cheating is not new, since humans have had any form of competition, there are those who will cheat to get ahead. Cheating in games has been around almost as long as the games themselves. But now cheaters can make money, and it’s only making the problem worse.
There’s an alarming trend on YouTube, everyone is getting triggered. They are watching content they hate, when there is tons of other stuff they could be watching. Let’s talk about why I think Minecraft Better Together sucks, why PUBG on Xbox One is trash, and why everyone is overreacting, myself included.
Looking at current market trends, video card prices are already high, but they’re about to get higher. So if you’re stuck between upgrading now, or waiting for prices to come back down at some undetermined time in the future, you might want to take a look at what consoles have to offer if you’re looking to get into 4K gaming.
So Nintendo is all over my news feed today. What’s the big story? $80 for some Nintendo branded cardboard of course.
It’s a pretty sad state of affairs that GPUs are so good at mining cryptocurrency. Though if it was CPUs that were so effective we’d be paying more for those instead. Cryptocurrency is a really odd market that unfortunately steps on the toes of PC gamers in the process. For those that made bank, I’m sure they are really happy, but for me and every other gamer out there, I wish it was never a thing to begin with.17
Disney’s head of consumer products and interactive media, Jimmy Pitaro, sent a letter to EA outlining Disney and chief executive officer Bob Iger’s concerns with the way EA was handling Battlefront 2 and the public perception of it. As mainstream media outlets began conflating the Star Wars license with gambling and outrage, it seems Disney began to take issue with Battlefront II being in the news for all the wrong reasons.