Posts Tagged ‘H1Z1’

Daybreak Announces Pro League for King of the Kill

How would you like to earn money while playing a game where shooting streamers is legal? Daybreak Game Company today announced that its Battle Royale shooter H1Z1: King of the Kill will be getting the pro gaming treatment. Already host to professional tournaments, Daybreak has partnered with Twin Galaxies to create a “sustainable, first of […]

H1Z1: Just Survive Rebrands Itself, Relaunches

Much like the cycle of the moon, one can pretty much anticipate that another H1Z1 rebranding or new direction is just over the horizon. Daybreak Game Company announced today that the survival half of H1Z1, subtitled Just Survive is being further split off from its brother King of the Kill and will completely lose the […]

H1Z1: King of the Kill Releases Producer’s Letter

Daybreak Game Company has released its latest producer’s letter for H1Z1: King of the Kill, detailing upcoming updates to the arena shooter. The combat update, set to hit the test server soon, will improve how weapons handle with a reticle offering an accurate idea of where your bullets will go. In addition, each weapon will […]

H1Z1 Hits TwitchCon With Another Tournament

H1Z1 will be back at TwitchCon 2017, with a brand new tournament at this year’s conference. Steadily the most viewed event at TwitchCon since it first came on the scene in 2015, the three tournament event runs from October 20 through 22 with a prize pool of $500,000. “H1Z1 has pioneered the massive arena shooter […]

Fight For The Crown: $300k H1Z1 Tournament Coming

Daybreak Game Company has announced that the next big tournament for H1Z1: King of the Kill with a prize pool of three hundred grand for those willing to throw their hat into the ring. The tournament comes alongside a documentary on eSports to be aired on the CW, culminating in the 75-person tournament. First prize […]

Daybreak Game Company Promises Support For H1Z1: Just Survive

Ever since Daybreak Game Company split H1Z1 into its two parts, players of the environmentally focused Just Survive have grown pretty frustrated over a perceived lack of support. It wouldn’t surprise many to hear that King of the Kill has been receiving the bulk of DGC’s attention, especially when you consider that the game draws […]

Down The Line, Where Does H1Z1 Stand?

Earlier this year, Daybreak Game Company announced that they would be splitting off H1Z1 into two separate games: King of the Kill and Just Survive. Since February, the games have been operating as two separate products leading myself and some others to ask: How have they fared? Looking at the statistics, it’s safe to say […]

[Video] H1Z1: KOTK Unveils New Ignition Mode

Daybreak Game Company have released the official trailer for H1Z1: King of the Kill’s newest game mode, Ingition. Ignition is a high-intensity, frenzied game mode where the clock is always ticking. Players are outfitted with an explosive device that’s set to blow unless they gear up fast, jump on their ATV, and gun it to […]

Daybreak Game Company in “Growth” Mode

Laura Naviaux Sturr, chief publishing officer over at Daybreak Game Company, sat down with Gamesindustry.biz in order to discuss the developer’s last year, certain hurdles, and how the company is looking forward. Over the past year, Sony Online Entertainment was spun off into its own company under a new name, saw massive layoffs and the […]

Daybreak Reneges On Free To Play, Splits H1Z1 In Half

Free to play your way is going away as Daybreak Game Company announced today that the zombie game will be split into two separate titles, with both requiring a down payment in order to get into. Since its announcement, Daybreak has billed the title as early access with an eventual launch into free to play, […]