Michael Bell

Michael Bell

Michael Bell
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Video: Bungie in the Firing Line of Playstation!

Ad Free Video! “Room For Improvement” is the veiled threat being made at Sony’s Financial Reporting - Bungie are in the Firing Line of Playstation’s incoming leadership. As Playstation publicly turn their gaze on Bungie management and ask - are they doing a good enough job?

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Video: How are folks okay with Helldivers 2?

Ad Free Video! Helldivers 2 is breaking all the rules. It’s a Live Service, AAA premium game that’s been borderline unplayable, with broken matchmaking and non functional progression and yet other than the servers, everyone loves it.

Michael Bell
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Video: Physical Media Is Dying

The "adorably" all digital future comes whether we like it or not.

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Video: Warcrafts Confident New Direction

Ad Free Video! Metzen’s return promised a reexamination of the lore. He was an advisor, but behind the scene, forces great than even his story telling ability were bringing Blizzard in a new direction.

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Video: The First "AAAA" Game Is Out...

How did we end up with Skull & Bones? A "AAAA" game that... is a massive step back from Black Flag, the game that inspired it. Let's get to the bottom of it.

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Video: Xbox's "Exclusives" Update

Xbox's big business update is here - they're taking the first steps towards multi-platform... but not with their big hitters, like Starfield. Yet.

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Video: Blizzard's Monetization Is Ridiculous

Ever seeking to squeeze spare cents (thousands of them), Blizzard's recent attempts at monetization are getting out of control.

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Video: Could Azeroth Get A Soft Revamp?

With The Worldsoul Saga, could we finally be seeing the world revamp we've long dreamed of... but in a more gentle, transitional form?

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Video: Total Warhammer 3 - "We didn’t give you enough"

The admission of guilt from Creative Assembly rings true and heartfelt as they attempt to right their many, many wrongs with Total War: Warhammer 3. Will the fans return, or have they had enough?

Michael Bell
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Video: Helldivers - "Earn The Right To Monetize"

Helldivers, attention! Let's talk Sony's shock live service success, and how a lot of it comes down to the devs' humble approach to earning YOUR dollar.

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Video: 95% Of Studios On "Live Services" - The Truth!

95% of studios are allegedly working on "live services" - but is there any truth to it? Should we follow the PS2 Manifesto for better games?

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Video: Ubisoft Admit They Should Make Good Games

Ubisoft admit it: If they just make good games, people will buy them. We could have told you that! Viva la "high-quality, long-lasting games"!