Star Wars Battlefront 2 Temporarily Pulls Paid Currency Support on PSN

A.K.A. Star Wars Battlefront 2 Chapter 5: The Empire Strikes Back. The nonstop tire fire that is the Star Wars Battlefront 2 controversy simply won’t stop providing. In this case, the developers have disabled the purchase of crystals (the in-game premium currency) on both PSN and Amazon. They have not done so on Xbox Live (yet), however. Some... Read More | Share it now!

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EA Responds to Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Controversy by Slashing Hero Prices

A full on 75% reduction in cost. EA has responded to the hero unlock controversy in Star Wars: Battlefront 2. After, as of this writing, their initial Reddit response is sitting at 497k downvotes, making it one of the most hated posts in the site’s history. Naturally, this has probably forced PR (or possibly Disney) to start yelling at them to... Read More | Share it now!

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Firewatch Devs Level Copyright Claim at Pewdiepie Over Stream Incident

Said incident had nothing to do with his Firewatch video. Sean Vanaman of Campo Santo, the studio behind Firewatch, announced that they would be leveling a DMCA takedown against Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg’s footage of their game. Which they did. The reason? Kjellberg dropped an N-bomb on his Battlegrounds stream... Read More | Share it now!

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Malaysian Government Blocks Steam Due to Fight of Gods

A good, old fashioned theological ban. Even if the game wasn’t good, Fight of Gods would have controversy on its side. That’s because the government of Malaysia has blocked Steam access to it’s citizens over the game. Specifically, its portrayal of Buddha, as featured in his fight with Jesus. He was modeled and he’s a very... Read More | Share it now!

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