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  • By Brandykins1982, in Frontpage,


    Hello there!

    It is your friendly neighborhood Brandykins, AJSA member and Stream Team Captain, the mouthpiece for all the news that is stream-team related. We had our first meeting on March 25th, and we are excited to share all of what we have planned and coming up for the month of April!
     
    First off, our first BIG team event will be a Jackbox Games night on April 8th, starting at 5PM Eastern/4PM Central. The AJSA stream team will have a battle of the wits and see who will come out on top in various Jackbox games from the infamous Party Packs. AJSA can participate as well, in the audience! So bring yourselves, bring your computers/tablets/mobile devices, and be prepared for a few hours of fun!
     
    Also, the AJSA Gaming Channel will feature a streamer from the AJSA stream team once a month. What does this mean? Well, each AJSA stream team member will sign up for a slot, and they will do their stream on the AJSA gaming channel. This way, you can get to know all of the stream team a little better.
     
    Future things that we have planned involve an AJSA Stream Team Rocket League Tournament, where stream team’s communities will go head to head for glory and bragging rights, as well as a possible League of Legends tournament!
     
    One last note for you AJSAers:  if you have clips that you’ve clipped from your favorite stream team members’ streams, get with Jaysons_Rage, the main video man of the AJSA. We want to put together compilation videos of these clips so you all can see our best, and most embarrassing moments.

    See you all in two weeks with more Stream Team news!
    Teaser Paragraph:

    Looks to be encry- SOLVED! Victory Returns.

    By WITHASTICK, in Frontpage,


    April 4 2017, 10:07…
    Chaos: Congratulations [redacted] you've solved the intercepted message. The last line will be deleted, with only you knowing it’s truth. Your name will be deleted, with only you knowing the truth. However, your prize will be revealed to you and everyone.

    Opening file Victory...
    “Two years ago 7 fighters stood against each other and fought to claim Victory. Now the chance to claim Victory once more will come… 4-15-17”
     
    Message intercepted…
    Incoming message...
    March 31 2017, 16:22…

    Recon: Hey I feel we've been forgetting something?
    Stick: Yeah like we've been putting something off for two years.

    File Victory being shared…

    Recon: Yeah here it is.
    Stick: I guess it has been long enough.

    Intercepted file Victory...
    Copying file Victory...
    Copying file Victory 2%...
    Copying file Victory 5%...
    Interception detected…

    Recon: What the, is someone?
    Stick: Quick lock everything down, find out who that is!

    Copying file Victory 7%…
    Connection shutdown, invalid...
    File Victory now deleted…
    Connection shutdown, invalid...
    Connection being traced…
    Connection shutdown, invalid…
    Connection shutdown, invalid…
    Connection shutdown, invalid...

    Incoming message…
    March 31 2017, 16:29…
    Chaos: [redacted]

    Connection shutdown, valid…
    Goodbye... [redacted]

    By Conan, in Frontpage,


    Hey guys, look who it is? It’s me, AverageSpacePope. No? No one remembers? Okay… moving on. Joking aside, I’m looking to pump some much needed support into viable games for the AJSA and with the help of the EF, I’m hoping to do just that, starting with, drum roll please... Warframe! (*Insert super expensive clap effect and GIF here*)
     
    Now if you’re unfamiliar with Warframe you may be thinking, what the hell is Warframe? Short answer; Warframe is a free-to-play cooperative third-person shooter parkour heavy space ninja simulator. If that has you interested then read on. If you want any further information on the game, click this link here: https://www.warframe.com/game
     
    Now to start things off, we’ll be starting our first event this Saturday 21:00 BST. However, this first event will basically a tutorial session. What do I mean? Well, Warframe has a very deep set of gameplay mechanics that, once understood, are very easy to use but are hard to master. In the first few hours of Warframe, the game will take you through a sequence of tutorial/story missions and it’s here where you’ll get to grips with the games mechanics and overall plot/theme. However, the game can be overwhelming for new players and that’s where I come in. I’ll be there to help out and answer any questions that people may have.
     
    What if I’ve played the game before and don’t need any help? You’re welcome to turn up any time this month. We’ll be setting up a channel where anyone needing help or just wanting to party up can stay and chat. This is where we’ll be hosting all Warframe events from too.
     
    I’m looking to give Warframe a real shot here in the AJSA. Hopefully, you guys and gals will give the game a shot and who knows, maybe it’ll become your new favourite game.
     
    SpacePope, over and out.
     
    If you have any questions about Warframe, please contact AverageSpacePope. If you have any questions about the EF or any inquiries about current or upcoming EF supported games, please contact an EF representative.

    By Conan, in Frontpage,


    Behold the Angry Army, Warriors of the Inner Sphere!
    Mission: This is a Unit Specific event. If you are not in the unit and/or are considered a casual player, then this is not for you. We will be working on SPECIFIC Unit details, permanent standards, etc.
    Enemy: OPFOR only.
    Terrain: To be determined.
    Time: 2pm EDT, 04/1/2017. Duration: 2 hours
    Location: AJSA Discord-> MWO Dropship 1
    Command/Signal: BATCMDR BlackOpsElf will lead the event. RSVP by commenting below. Questions may be asked here as well. Please come ready to use your mic and communicate respectfully/effectively.
     
    See you there.
    NO GUTS, NO GALAXY.

    By Legolas_Katarn, in Articles,


    Animators discuss Mass Effect and the animation process, Brian Fargo to retire after Wasteland 3, learning to play Overwatch one handed, a look at modern FMV games, Outlast 2 unbanned in Australia, Holly Green writes about the effects of travel bans and passports on a game developer, Final Fantasy IX's exceptional moment, how NieR Automata uses gameplay to tell its story, GOG Galxy exits beta, Mark Brown talks about Breath of the Wild's soundtrack and about the often overlooked women who composed music famous videos games, GameStop closing stores, the legal battle between Sony and two early emulators, Jim Sterling writes about how popular Youtubers believe they have surpassed the media in importance while not understanding why they are talked about, Robert Purchese meets The Witcher author, and more.
     
     
    Gaming News (Announcements, release dates, previews, interviews, expansions, DLC, updates, company news, new tech, mods)
     
    GOG Galaxy exits beta, adding universal cloud saves, screenshot capturing, new chat, more

     
    YouTube Restricted Mode Explained
     
    Take an extended look at customisation and PvP in crunchy punch ‘em up Absolver
     
    PAX East Report: Games from around the world

     
    Three Indie Games Are Vying To Out-Smash Smash Bros.

     
    '80 Days' Developer Inkle Digs for Buried Space-Treasure in 'Heaven's Vault'

     
    Steel Division: Normandy 44 - Gameplay reveal
    GAMEPLAY #2 – THREE-PHASE GAMEPLAY
     
    Outlast 2 Edited, Will Come Out in Australia After All

     
    Total War: Warhammer 2 may be revealed next week, and everything else Creative Assembly are doing

     
    Watch The Church in the Darkness gameplay
     
    Warhammer Fantasy Battle going hack ‘n’ slashy

     
    Planescape: Torment Enhanced Edition announced for iOS, Android, PC and Mac
     
    Summoning and Polymorph are now in Divinity: Original Sin 2 Early Access
     
    ‘Ruiner’ Might Be the ‘Hotline Miami’ Successor Your Bloodlust’s Been After

     
    Build your army through friendship or fear with Mount and Blade II: Bannerlord’s quest system

     
    Atlus Announces Shin Megami Tensei: Deep Strange Journey For Nintendo 3DS
     
    Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire sets sail for frontiers beyond mere tradition

     
    Prey – Weapon and Power Combos
     
    Wonder Boy 3 remake adds something new: Wonder Girl
    Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap Revives an Overlooked Classic
     
    Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series debuts on April 18

     
    Syberia 3 - "Story" - official trailer - ESRB version
     
    The next Valkyria game comes to PlayStation and Xbox in June
     
    Meet Uncharted: The Lost Legacy's New Lead Developers
     
    Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII ‘Fame and Strategy Expansion Pack’ announced, Xbox One version coming west

     
    Be suitably entertained when gladiator manager Domina launches April 4
     
    Watch 14 minutes of the new Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 'Challenge Mode'
     
    The Occupation looks an interesting first-person reporter
     
    Radiant Historia Remake Gets Its First Trailer
     
    Blizzard reveals StarCraft: Remastered, set for release this summer
    'StarCraft: Remastered' Doesn't Fix The Broken Perfection of 'Brood War'
     
    1980s-set police adventure Beat Cop out next week
     
    Tokyo 42 showcases gorgeous neon open world at the PC Gamer Weekender
     
    Rumor: Call of Duty is headed back to World War II, according to supposed leak

     
    Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition prematurely ejects launch trailer
     
    Destiny 2 reveal font lines up with leak pointing at September 8 release date
     
    Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom launch date announced, so let's listen to some music
     
    Sir, You Are Being Hunted devs to launch sci-fi shooter The Signal From Tölva on April 10
     
    Injustice 2 Official Shattered Alliances: Part 3 Trailer
     
    Ex-Lionhead devs’ Kynseed brings new life to the farm

     
    First screenshots of Warhammer Quest 2

     
    The next Civilization 6 leader will be Alexander the Great of Macedonia
    Civilization 6 gets long-awaited warmonger penalty tweak
     
    Overwatch's Anti-Abuse System Is Getting An Overhaul

     
    Blade & Soul reveals Secrets of the Stratus expansion, release date set
     
    Torment Patch 1.0.2 Release Notes

     
    Titanfall 2 free DLC lands March 30, while a single-player mission also goes gratis
     
    Dishonored 2 gets third patch of technical fixes - now Jindosh won't make fun of you after death

     
    Here are the major Mass Effect: Andromeda issues BioWare are working on fixes for

     
    Ubisoft Makes More Of Watch Dogs 2’s Remaining DLC Free

     
    Final Fantasy XV Now Has An Alternative Chapter 13

    Final Fantasy 15’s sweetest boy becomes a man in next DLC
     
    Rocket League Dev Speaks Out Against Real-Money Betting Announcement

    Rocket League boss addresses poor server performance, matchmaking issues on PC
     
    League of Legends design director defends plans for more diversity

     
    Playtonic removes controversial YouTuber JonTron from Yooka-Laylee
    Unsurprisingly, their forum has quite a few people with HItler avatars acting like they had planned to buy the game for the last few days.
     
    inXile boss Brian Fargo plans to retire after Wasteland 3 ships

     
    Nintendo chases more than profit with 'Super Mario Run'

    Nintendo seals victory in 3DS tech lawsuit
     
    Blizzard says cheerio to Battle.net branding

    WoW account services are about to get more expensive in the UK and EU, and players are pissed
     
    Containing Bits, random emotes and chat badges, Twitch lift the lid on Twitch Crates

     
    The Pewdiepie Fiasco, One Month Later

     
    GameStop took a beating in holiday sales, and will close 150 stores in 2017

     
    Stalker: Lost Alpha Developer's Cut gets launch date three years after major leak

     
    The ethics of emulation: how creators, the community, and the law view console emulators

     
    Esports News
     
    Meet Michael 'Imaqtpie' Santana, the World's Best 'League of Legends' Streamer

     
    One Of Street Fighter V's Best Young Rivalries Has Been Heating Up This Month

     
    Counter-Strike Tournament Organizer Changes Rules For Benefit Of Banned Cheaters

     
    The Weekend In Esports: The Halo 5 World Championship Finals And More

     
    Newcomer Shocked After Taking Down Smash Bros. Legend

     
    Underdog Knocks Hearthstone World Champ Out Of Tournament

     
    Protoss Prodigy Stats Wins Global StarCraft League Finals

     
    Fans Are Ripping The Halo World Championship For Its Shabby Venue
    OpTic’s CEO Speaks Out About the Scope of the Halo World Championship 2017
     
    For Honor tournament organisers ban the game's most overpowered hero
     
    This Overwatch play is amazing and serves as a valuable lesson

     
    Crowdfunding News
     
    All Walls Must Fall: A Tech-Noir Tactics Game
    All Walls Must Fall is a gorgeous 'tech-noir' tactics game that imagines the Cold War never ended
     
    Celebrating 10,000 Funded Games Projects

     
    Content I found interesting this week (interviews, reviews, think pieces, history, music, culture, design, art, criticism, etc)
     
    ROUND TABLE – MASS EFFECT: ANDROMEDA

    Former Mass Effect animator speaks out on Mass Effect: Andromeda’s visuals
     
    How I Learned to Play Overwatch One-Handed

     
    YouTubers Say The Darndest Things
     
    How Trump's Travel Ban Impacts the Games Industry

     
    The Game Beat Weekly: Game reviewers face their own "crunch time"

     
    An Account of Uncommon Darkness: 'Lone Survivor' on Its Fifth Anniversary

     
    Meeting Andrzej Sapkowski, the writer who created The Witcher

     
    Hajime Tabata Reflects on the Transformation of Versus XIII to Final Fantasy XV

     
    'Fallout: New Vegas' Writer Chris Avellone: "Fantasy is Not My Happy Place"

     
    David Jaffe Hates Cutscenes, Loves 'Hearthstone' and Says 'Drawn to Death' is His Most Honest Work Yet

     
    Dancing With an Elder God at the End of 'Quake'

     
    Nier: Automata's Most Human Character Is An Alien Machine

     
    Can Learning To Make Video Games Help Rehabilitate Jailed Kids?

     
    Check out the handwritten game design doc for Asteroids
     
    How an RPG Designer Went from 'D&D' to the Bold World of 'Numenera'

     
    One Player's Six-Year Quest to Wear an Iconic 'Dark Souls' Helmet

     
    What It's Like to Curate an Indie Gaming Event

     
    Former Sega America CEO Tom Kalinske on Sonic’s missteps and future

     
    Half-Life 2 maps leak online, but are they legit?

     
    More Than Fuzzy Nostalgia, FMV Games Still Matter Today

     
    FINAL FANTASY IX’S FAMOUS “NO CLOUD, NO SQUALL” QUOTE
     
    The Unifying, Monstrous Hopefulness of 'Inside'

     
    'IT Crowd' and 'Father Ted' Creator Graham Linehan Loves 'Dark Souls' and 'Rainbow Six Siege'

     
    Why Some Zelda Speedruns Use German And Others Use Japanese

     
    Inside the Resilient ‘Team Fortress 2’ Community on the PlayStation 3

     
    Some Of The Witcher 3's Character Animations Are Still Blowing People Away

     
    Crafting the complex, chaotic ecosystem of Rain World

     
    Flashback: 'Justice League Task Force', Blizzard's Only Bad Game

     
    The Hunt For Gaming's First Easter Egg

     
    Every Time Nier Automata Ends, It Gets Better

     
    How Zelda and Horizon fix open worlds in very different ways

     
    Bonus: The music of Breath of the Wild | Downloadable Comment
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    From Shady to Legal: How 2 Emulators Battled Sony - Bleem! & VGS | Gaming Historian
     
    Politics in Games - All Media is Political - Extra Credits
     
    Why NieR: Automata Could Only Work as a Game (Spoiler Analysis) - Writing on Games
     
    Night in the Woods (Spoilers!)
     
    The Making of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Bonus Session
     
    You're Not Alone! Final Fantasy IX's exceptional moment | Game Score Fanfare
     
    Rocket Launcher.
     
    Mass Effect: Andromeda: When Science-Fiction Fails - Reboot
    Mass Effect: Andromeda’s aliens are a missed opportunity
     
    Inside Adult Swim Games' Crusade For More Weird Games
     
    Why "Everything" On PS4 Might Make You Rethink Your Existence
     
    Things I found entertaining throughout the week relating to video games
     
    Defeated League Of Legends Player Rams Head Through Computer Monitor

     
    Too many people like this
     
    Worst Pitch Thread
     
    This Guy Is Putting Cooking Mama's Recipes to the Test
     
    Things I Missed From Previous Weeks
     
    How Breath of the Wild Fixes Zelda's Item Problem
     

    By WITHASTICK, in Frontpage,


    Game Nights will be taking its scheduled month long break for 2017 during April. Do not worry, Game Nights will return in May. We take these scheduled breaks to encourage our hosts and members of the PlayStation 4 Division to take a period of rest. During these breaks we of the PlayStation 4 Division Staff may make adjustments to the Game Nights system. We’re always excited to host Game Nights and can’t wait to get back to playing games every Saturday with our members. Thank you guys, and see you soon!
     
    We're reopening the campaign to allow members to sign-up and get their chance to become Game Night host for PlayStation 4 Division. Keep in mind however, not everyone who signs up will become a Game Nights host.
    Game Nights host sign-ups: https://goo.gl/forms/j6t32QlNAdJYJZFN2
     
    We want to test out gathering information about our members we may not know about, to help better understand and than provide back correctly. This survey will focus mainly on games seen at Game Nights and possible future games for Game Nights.
    Game Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/RFlXsAwCafyum0Wz