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Apex Legends Champion Edition announced for PC and consoles

Electronic Arts has revealed a "Champion Edition" for Respawn Entertainment's Apex Legends. The re-release, which will launch on PS4, PC, and Xbox One alongside the battle royale title's seventh season, will include all Legends to date, alo...

 
 
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ESRB has a new 'Includes Random Items' label for video games

If you're in the habit of scanning video game ratings in the United States, you'll soon see a new descriptor pop up: "In-Game Purchases (Includes Random Items)." The Entertainment Software Rating Board is adopting this descriptor to cover ...

 
 
 
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Call of Juarez: Gunslinger coming to Nintendo Switch December

Following up from its appearance on the ESRB board earlier this month, Techland has confirmed that Call of Juarez: Gunslinger will be coming digitally to Nintendo Switch on December 10, with a new announce trailer confirming the re-release....

 
 
 
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Serious Sam Collection rated by the ESRB for PS4 and Xbox One

That leaker of releases, the Entertainment Software Ratings Board, are at it again,. This time the ruling body appears to have announced that shooter compendium Serious Sam Collection is locked and loaded for release on PS4 and Xbox One.The...

 
 
 
 
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ESRB to start labeling physical games with in-game purchases

Finally getting off their asses and doing something about the rampant problem of runaway in-game purchases, the Electronic Software Rating Board announced today that they will begin to label physical releases of games that contain in-game p...

 
 
 
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State of Decay 2 is still on for a spring release

Along with Sea of Thieves (and let's be honest, plenty more PUBG), State of Decay 2 is one of the cooperative games I'm most looking forward to this year. Undead Labs and Microsoft Studios have been fairly quiet about the zombie survival ga...

 
 
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Splasher is back on the Nintendo Switch eShop

If you caught Kevin's review of Splasher and thought it sounded like the sort of platformer you'd dig on Nintendo Switch -- I mean, he scored it a nine outta ten! -- then here's a double dose of good news. First, the game is back on the eSh...

 
 
 
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PEGI can't determine if loot boxes are gambling

Loot boxes are...a thing. A thing that has become a big problem in recent years due to their gradual advance into AAA titles that gamers have already paid a hefty chunk of change for. It started out okay enough; loot boxes were confined to ...

 
 
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Loot boxes aren't considered gambling, claims ESRB

The first major appearance of loot boxes in the western marketplace was in September 2010, when Valve transitioned Team Fortress 2 from a pay-once model to a free-to-play model. Players could earn "crates" that could be opened with purchasa...

 
 
 
 
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The formation of the ESRB makes for a cool story

Gaming, as it is today, is fairly open to creative ideas. There are no real limits on the stuff people can make and that is good. No one benefits from media that censors important subjects, even if gaming tends to muck up the subject materi...

 
 
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Gal Gun: Double Peace rated 'E' for 'Sexual Content'

Gal Gun: Double Peace is a new PS4 and Vita title the ESRB describes as an adventure game where, after the protagonist is struck by cupid's arrow, players must "fend off female characters," who are often depicted "wearing revealing outfits"...

 
 
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The US box art for Persona 5 has less cleavage than Japan's

[Update: Atlus has addressed the box art situation here and here.] Today the North American release date of Persona 5 was announced with images of the localized box art in tow, to which there were some minor changes. The cat-like creat...

 
 
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BioShock Collection has now turned up on ESRB website

The ESRB is the latest ratings body to provide details on the as-yet unannounced BioShock Collection compilation.  The American ratings board describes the release as a “collection of three first-person shooters in which players ...

 
 
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The ESRB has rated Super Mario Galaxy for Wii U

If an ESRB rating found by Nintendo Life is to be believed, it looks like Super Mario Galaxy is coming to the Wii U. Don't get too excited, because it's more than likely that this won’t be a remake or an HD remastering. If it was, it ...

 
 
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ESRB lists The Talos Principle for Xbox One

Though The Talos Principle released late last year, its particular brand of philosophy and puzzle-solving tickled Darren's scientific fancy. He's even said that it might end up on his personal Game of the Year list. If you haven't...

 
 
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Halo 5 first game in series rated T for Teen

[Header image from DeviantArt artist Lazeedog.] Great news, teens: you can buy Halo 5: Guardians without an adult as the ESRB has rated it T for Teen, making it the first core game in the series not rated M for Mature. The ESRB's ...

 
 




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