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PSA: Get Steam Link For $1 (Plus A Cheap Game)

The Steam Link is a device that allows you to stream your Steam games to another television in the house via wifi or ethernet. If you’ve been holding out on buying the Link thanks to its bank-breaking $50 price tag, you are in luck (but only if you act fast). Valve has placed the Steam […]

TERA Joins the Fight Against Breast Cancer

En Masse Entertainment has unveiled the Pink Power Bundle, a limited promotion in TERA to help spread breast cancer awareness. The bundle is only available until November 1, and contains a small handful of goods to show off your charitable ways. TERA’s Pink Power Bundle sells for $14.95, with 100% net proceeds going toward the […]

Blood Moon Returns To Champions Online

We are knee deep in October, and that means it is that time of year again: Time to go kill some spooky monsters and get your hands on some ghastly goodies. Champions Online is just another one of those games handing out tricks and treats this holiday season. Head on in to get your hands […]

Activision Patents Using Matchmaking To Encourage Microtransactions

Can you imagine playing a game where you’re never quite sure whether or not the game is intentionally pitting you against more skilled enemies to better advertise spending real money on more powerful weaponry? Activision can, they patented it. Discovered by Rolling Stone, the patent relates to matchmaking systems and driving microtransactions in said games. […]

The Mad King Returns To Guild Wars 2

It’s Halloween time again in Guild Wars 2! Return to the lair of the Mad King, now equipped with both your Path of Fire mounts and Heart of Thorns gliders, and take on the denizens while navigating the twisting passages of this labyrinth. Race against time in the Clock Tower jumping puzzle or take on […]

Marvel Heroes Omega Will Overhaul Its Omega Prestige System

The unveiling of Omega prestige for Marvel Heroes Omega wasn’t entirely positive, with many players taking umbrage with the newly introduced seventy Omega prestige levels. As each prestige level offers more power, in order to fully kit out your character, that means reaching Omega prestige and then going through the increasingly arduous leveling process seventy […]

RuneScape Launches Dimensions of the Damned: Competitive Survival

Today’s RuneScape update marks the introduction of Dimensions of the Damned, a 10 day competitive mode where players race to survive in a world overrun by zombies. As a purely player vs monster mode, Dimensions kits players out with capped stats and throws them into a post apocalyptic Gielinor, complete with the walking dead. The […]

Review: Guild Wars 2 Path of Fire

(Disclosure: MMO Fallout received a copy of Path of Fire for the purposes of review. As always, this does not change my opinion) I’ve always regarded Guild Wars 2 as the Cadillac of MMORPGs, it’s a title that while not being the apocalyptic horseman for subscription games that some fans prophesied, has cut itself a […]

Humble Bundle Gets Owned by IGN

Humble Bundle has been owned by gaming website IGN, by which we mean that IGN is now the owner of Humble Bundle. It will take helm of one of the top gaming charities, whose bundles have not just supplied gamers with endless piles of cheap fun, but have also supplied charities to the tune of […]

In Plain English: Epic Sues Two Fortnite Cheat Creators

I’m not entirely happy with the press coverage of Epic Games’ lawsuit. If you’ve been reading the news this week, you may be under the impression that Epic Games was so angry about two particular players cheating in Fortnite that the game developer decided to take these two individuals to court. This isn’t exactly the […]