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  • By Conan, in Frontpage,


    Hello, fellow leaders. Have you ever dreamed of restoring or dismantling the HRE? Beating the Ottomans? Making Germany? Restoring the British Empire? Keeping the Ming Dynasty alive? Join me this Saturday and play as your favorite countries as you scheme to play with.....or against your fellows for world conquest, trade dominance or just getting their clay.
     
    This event shall be held April 14th, 2018 at 2pm EDT/7pm BST on discord.

    By Legolas_Katarn, in Articles,


    PAX East games and panels, Cloth Map on Cuba's Underground Gaming Network, Soren Johnson on challenging the norms of 4X games, The Story Of Two Games That Took Forever To Make, gameplay and impressions of the upcoming Spider-Man game, Charlie Hall plays Assassins Creed Origins with the experts at Chicago’s Field Museum, former Bioware boss talks about working with EA and clarifies rumors about Andromeda, GVMERS on The Rise and Fall of Crysis, On the Path towards Unionising the Games Industry, the making of Divinity Original Sin 2 and how Larian Studios previously had almost went bankrupt, Edwin Evans-Thirlwell covers how Far Cry's villains are sick of Far Cry while Reid McCarter writes about the only fully formed and compelling argument that Far Cry 5 makes, Joe launches Kickstarter for Street Fighter The Miniatures Game, and more.
     
     
    Gaming News (Announcements, previews, release dates, interviews and writing on upcoming games, DLC and game updates, company and developer news, country news, tech, mods)
     
    11 GAMES YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT (BUT SHOULD)
    The Best Indie Games Of PAX East 2018
    Five Cool Indie Games To Keep On Your Radar
     
    Exclusive Impressions Of Spider-Man's Gameplay
    Exclusive Hands-On Impressions Of Spider-Man
    114 Rapid-Fire Questions About Spider-Man
     
    28 minutes of Tropico 6 Gameplay - How does it compare to Tropico 5?
     
    BattleTech - Mech Bay
    ^ Design lead on creating the economy of the game.
     
    9 Things You Didn't Know About Jurassic World Evolution - Jurassic World Evolution Gameplay
     
    A tribe becomes a town in 6 minutes of Frostpunk gameplay
     
    Wargroove to release in the second half of this year

     
    What is the Ninja Gaiden Inspired Messenger? - IGN Access
     
    Navigating ancient tombs and a strained friendship In the Valley of Gods

     
    Solve the case or go crazy trying in isometric RPG Disco Elysium

     
    What's New with Guacamelee! 2 - IGN Access
     
    7th Guest fan-sequel The 13th Doll headed for Halloween
     
    Apocalypse Cow is a 2D action game that plays like a blood-drunk cartoon
     
    'Violence is your last resort' in stealth roguelike Basingstoke
     
    The Piano is a horror game about mental illness in post-war Paris
     
    Spyro the Dragon remastered trilogy coming to PS4, Xbox One
     
    Cultist Simulator launch trailer reveals a slightly delayed release date
     
    Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 & 2 Launch July 24 In The West For PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
     
    Interview: Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes’ Suda 51 at PAX East 2018

     
    Wattam and Donut County: The Two Cutest Games at PAX East 2018
     
    DUE PROCESS | Reveal Trailer
     
    Etrian Odyssey X announced for 3DS
     
    Being a hero ain't cheap in shopkeeping action RPG Moonlighter

     
    25 New Minutes of Below Gameplay (4K 60fps) - PAX East 2018
     
    System Shock Kickstarter update details a return to the 'original vision'

     
    Ooblets developer update reveals four new characters and a 'level unlock tree'
     
    Divinity: Original Sin 2 coming to PS4, Xbox One
     
    Try the demo for Renaine, a 2D platformer 'about overcoming failure'

     
    Wormhole Wars is 'Halo plus Portal,' and the most disorienting competitive FPS I've ever played
     
    Adorable Animals Star In A Time-Travel Murder Mystery

     
    Vampyr Story Trailer
     
    Outer Wilds
     
    Totem Teller is like an interactive storybook with intentional glitches

     
    LawBreakers studio’s next game is an ’80s-infused, battle royale game show
     
    Phoenix Point “is doing $100,000 a month on pre-orders”

     
    Mount & Blade 2’s upgradeable castles build on historical architecture

     
    Double Kick Heroes is a rhythm game on the highway to hell
     
    Retro platformer Timespinner looks ambitious and authentic
     
    Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn release date trailer introduces Shaq Fei Hung and Yen-Lo Wang
     
    Watch the first trailer for The Endless Mission, the new game from the makers of Never Alone
     
    Final Fantasy XV gets an alternate ending with new DLC episodes in 2019

     
    [NEW SEASONAL MISSION] Retribution | Overwatch
    Overwatch’s new Rialto PvP map won’t launch until after Retribution
     
    Splinter Cell's Sam Fisher teases a team-up with Ghost Recon Wildlands
     
    Rainbow Six Siege Implementing New Ways To Combat Toxcity

     
    Apple's clones crackdown leads to App Store shrinking

     
    Some PUBG Clones Are Actually Being Sued

     
    Resident Evil 7 is now Capcom’s fifth best-selling game ever, with 5.1 million sold

     
    Key claim dismissed in ex-GTA producer’s $150 million lawsuit against Take-Two

     
    Summer Games Done Quick lineup leaves Super Mario Odyssey outside main event

     
    Trade marks: How much do you really need to protect?

     
    Ubisoft opening Winnipeg studio

     
    MidBoss names Cade Peterson interim CEO

    GaymerX cuts all ties to MidBoss
     
    Brandon Boyer dismissed from Juegos Rancheros

     
    Obituary: Monkey Island artist and animator Martin 'Bucky' Cameron
     
    Legendary Tokyo Game Shop Closes

    Three Video Game Bars Shut Down In Japan Over Copyright Claims
     
    69% of large UK games firms have bigger gender pay gap than national average

    Rockstar Discusses Gender Pay Gap at Rockstar North Studio
    Gender pay gaps: Here's how we fix them
    Exploring the pay gap: What does the data really say about the industry's gender imbalance?
     
    Korean Companies Fined $950,000 Over Loot Boxes

     
    How a game is seeking to change the minds of politicians

     
    Esports News
     
    The Blood Bowl 2 World Cup is open to everyone with a hefty prize pool

     
    Mineski Becomes First Southeast Asian Dota Team To Win A Major

     
    Fnatic Sweeps European League Of Legends Spring Finals

     
    Doublelift's Team Liquid Wins Major League Of Legends Title Just A Week After His Brother Was Arrested For Murdering Their Mother

     
    Tecmo Super Bowl’s ‘JoeyGats’ three-peats as world champion

     
    Tekken Player Jumps For Joy After Closing Out The Upset

     
    Every NBA 2K League draft pick will make more than a G League player

     
    Geguri's Overwatch League Debut Was A Beautiful Moment

     
    Overwatch League Player Suspended After Being Accused Of Sexually Preying On Teen

     
    Overwatch Star Has Advice For Mercy Players: "Be Selfish"

    Overwatch League Star Says He Missed Games With "Stress And Panic Disorder"
    Overwatch Pro Says He Wishes His Dramatic Reprimanding Hadn't Been Filmed
     
    Crowdfunding News (not sharing everything I find, just ones that look interesting, have known talent behind them, and a chance to succeed)
     
    Street Fighter: The Miniatures Game
    WE FUNDED in 1 Day! Street Fighters: TMG is COMING!
     
    Myst 25th Anniversary Collection
     
    Oddworld: Abe's Origins - Book & Game Collection
     
    Content I found interesting this week (interviews, recommendations, think pieces, history, music, culture, design, art, documentaries, criticism, etc)
     
    On the Path towards Unionising the Games Industry

     
    Playing Assassin’s Creed Origins with the experts at Chicago’s Field Museum

     
    A call for video game neorealism

     
    On mouse clicks and paperclips: the dark, frustrating pleasures of tedium games

     
    The Problems With Illegible Text In Video Games And Some Solutions To Fix Them

     
    Indie game publishers are the new indie rock labels

     
    Steam in 2017
     
    The making of Divinity: Original Sin 2

    How Larian Studios skirted bankruptcy before making Divinity: Original Sin
     
    EA's Patrick Söderlund on Battlefront II and indie titles: 'Making games was easier 20 years ago'

     
    The Story Of Two Games That Took Forever To Make

     
    Ex Bioware Boss Says EA Is Excellent at Giving Creative Freedom and Didn’t Impose Frostbite Engine

     
    Helping players relate to the heroine of Night in the Woods

     
    Talking localization with Yakuza localization producers Scott Strichart and Sam Mullen

     
    Soren Johnson on challenging the norms of 4X games

     
    Meet the Mental Health Support Groups Trying to Help 'EVE Online' Players

     
    Game Critics Need to Review Games Holistically

     
    How Deus Ex: Mankind Divided nails the personal side of prejudice

     
    'Paratopic' Turned My Nightmares into a PS1-Era Horror Game

     
    “Far Cry 5 Militarizes Faith in America,” by Reid McCarter

    Far Cry 5 Doesn't Understand The Country Life
     
    Far Cry's villains are sick of Far Cry

     
    Real Talk: Metal Gear Survive is Great Fun

     
    Prey (2006)

     
    Cuba's Underground Gaming Network
     
    What Celeste Borrows from Mario - Nitro Rad
     
    The Rise and Fall of Crysis
     
    This Video Explains Why 'Far Cry 2' Is Great Without Saying A Word
     
    What Makes Ratchet: Deadlocked Sick
     
    You Can't Put Gameplay On The Box
     
    The Story Of The GameShark - Gaming's Most Famous Cheating Device!
     
    How to keep players engaged (without being evil) | Game Maker's Toolkit
     
    Warframe's Rebb Ford on Community Management - Extended Interviews
     
    Evidence-Based Mental Health for Game Devs #CheckPointSeries
     
    Impractical Research - How Academia Can Make Better Games - Extra Credits
     
    PAX East Panel - Ashes of Creation (1 hour Dev Panel)
    PAX East 2018 - Survive! Tips from the Pros on Staying Indie
    Making Art for Games
    AngryJoeShow Live! PAX East 2018
     
     
    Nuke Possum Springs: A Night in the Woods Design Postmortem
     
    Things I Missed From Previous Weeks
     
    Battletech arcades were decades ahead of their time, holding global 3D matches before we'd even played a SNES - here's their story

    By RuneX, in Frontpage,


    Hey all, Happy Monday! Spring Break is over here in the Xbox One Division. Once again I'd like to thank all our organizers and members who made March an amazing month for AJSA gaming here on Xbox! Things aren't not slowing down one bit after this break. We're recharged and ready to get back in the fight. Our week back is jam packed with adventure and good fun! In this article we unviel to you not only what we're playing this week but also provide to you our complete April activity outline. Plan ahead and game on. Cya at the events!
    News & Updates
    Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Last Event [Apr. 12th]
    This Thursday night on April 12th, 2018 at 7:00pm EST will be our last event for 'Minecraft: Xbox One Edition' before we move over organizing efforts to the new version of 'Minecraft'. In short, here on Xbox One we have two different versions of Minecraft. There is the 'Xbox One Edition' (the successor to....you guessed it...the Xbox 360 Edition) and then just 'Minecraft', the new version that was released in September 2017. The new version offers more content, online servers, cross-play, no item caps, infinite worlds, and much more.
    Thanks to your feedback, we're moving our community world to the new version on April 19th, 2018. The current community world we play in now was originally founded back in August 2017 and we've been going strong since. We're all happy we can continue to play and expand our world in this new version.
    Before then we're going to hold a special send-off celebration of the Xbox One Edition in the form of a story-driven, multi-step adventure/quest that members will participate in. Travel across new lands, battle massive mob armies, and discover secrets hidden deep in the darkest corners of the world...
    We originally started events for Minecraft: Xbox One Edition all the way back in August 2015 and ever since then Minecraft has been a staple within the AJSA community on Xbox One. Minecraft has helped grow and sustain this amazing community for nearly three years. We are closing this chapter of Minecraft with this event, but a new one will be started shortly after. We hope you can join us in new journey. Thank you.
    Featured Game Nights [April 11th & 15th]
    Xbox Game Nights were introduced back in January of this year. These are local AJSA Xbox Club activities that are normally held during days where we have no events scheduled. These organized play sessions are structured to be more loose and laidback, creating more opportunities for us as a community to reach out to more games and play even more with each other.
    Going forward in each Xbox weekly article, we will feature a section that will include infomation on upcoming Game Nights on Xbox for that particular week. Not only will members see our notices in the Club but now in our forum articles as well. For additional information on Game Nights/Weekly Events, check out our Xbox Community Information thread.
    To help usher in our first week back, we have two Game Nights prepared for you:
    Wednesday April 11th - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - 7:00pm EST - Host: Sickshock6 Sunday April 15th - Sea of Thieves - 7:00pm EST - Host: Sickshock6
    What better way than to spend Tax Day? Horde some gold! April 2018 Outline
    Below is our activity outline for the month of April 2018:
    Week One - April 9th to April 15th
    Tues. April 10th - COD: World War II - 7:30pm EST Weds. April 11th - PUBG - 7:00pm EST [Game Night] Thurs. April 12th - Minecraft: XB1 Edition - 7:00pm EST Fri. April 13th - Halo: Reach - 7:30pm EST Sat. April 14th - Overwatch - 7:00pm EST Sun. April 15th - Sea of Thieves - 7:00pm EST [Game Night] Week Two - April 16th to April 22nd
    Weds. April 18th - The Division - 7:00pm EST [Game Night] Thurs. April 19th - Minecraft - 6:00pm EST Fri. April 20th - Fortnite: Battle Royale - 7:30pm EST Sat. AprIl 21st - Overwatch - 7:00pm EST Sun. April 22nd - Destiny 2 - 7:00pm EST [Game Night] Week Three - April 23rd to April 29th
    Tues. April 24th - Rainbow Six: Siege - 7:30pm EST Weds. April 25th - Gears of War 4 - 7:00pm EST [Game Night] Thurs. April 26th - Minecraft - 7:00pm EST Fri. April 27th - Battlefield 4 - 7:30pm EST Sat. April 28th - Overwatch - 7:00pm EST Sun. April 29th - Titanfall 2 - 7:00pm EST [Game Night] Week Four - April 30th to May 6th
    Tues. May 1st - COD: Black Ops III - 7:30pm EST Fri. May 4th - Star Wars: Battlefront II - 7:30pm EST
    May the '4th' be with you! Weekly Events and Game Nights are subject to change. Any changes will be disclosed in our articles.
    AJSA Gaming Youtube
    Sea of Thieves - Wookie & Pals Epsiode 3 - Special 20 minute episode from our adventures on Sea of Thieves last week!
    AJSA Xbox One Weekly Event Schedule [April 10th to April 14th]
    How Can I Join An Xbox One Event? - For new members/first time event participants, I highly encourage you to add all the hosts as your friend on Xbox Live (Gamertags are listed for every host below). You can also join the AJSA Xbox Club and add hosts/members there. All event and game night parties are launched from the Club. Additionally, please review our Code of Conduct.
    Communication during events are done primarily in the Xbox Live Party system. In case of emergency, we will use the AJSA Discord Channel. We accept and make adjustments for people who are shy in large groups and/or for people who have no mics.
    If by chance you do not have the host as a friend, please message the host for an invite to the game/party during the event and then exchange friend requests upon entry to the party. Most, if not all, event parties will be visible to all Xbox Club members. Look under "Looking for Group" at the start/during an event to view the event party and join up.
    If you would like to give advance notice to the host that you would like to play, you are free to do so. Otherwise keep note of the event start times and join the host's Xbox Live party to begin. If you have any questions, please contact me directly at "RuneX" on the forums or on Xbox Live. To learn more about the AJSA Xbox One Division, check out our Community Information thread.
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    COD: World War II - Xbox One Event - Apr. 10th, 2018 @7:30pm EST (12:30am GMT)

    We're back from break and we're heading straight into the action with COD: World War II this Tuesday night! Join us as we kick off our April lineup with our first Xbox event of the month. The Division Overhaul update also goes live on Tuesday, so don't miss out on all the new features with your friends from the AJSA!
    We welcome players of all skill levels! We don't care about K/D, just about having a good time! During this event we will feature both online and custom game modes for attendees to participate in. We hope to see you on the field!
    Event Summary:
    Time: April 10th, 2018 @7:30pm EST (12:30am GMT)
    Host: Melon [Gamertag: StraightUpMelon]
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    Minecraft - Xbox One Event - Thurs. Apr. 12th, 2018 @7:00pm EST (12:00am GMT)

    Welcome to our last event for 'Minecraft: Xbox One Edition'! Join us as we close out this chapter of our Minecraft Nights on Xbox One and usher in a new era. We originally started events for Minecraft: Xbox One Edition all the way back in August 2015 and it has been going strong ever since.
    To give it a proper send off, we have a special story-driven, multi-step 'Quest' planned for this event filled with mystery, drama, and action! Plenty of surprises are in store for participants.
    Starting on April 19th we will be moving over to the new version of Minecraft on Xbox. We will no longer be using the 'Xbox One Edition', instead we will just be playing on 'Minecraft' (the new version released in late 2017). Thanks to your feedback in March, our community world will remain untouched, and we will continue to use the world in the new version (the new version of Minecraft allows us to upload worlds from the XB1 Edition to this game). More info on the April 19th event will be disclosed next week.
    We have a central base for all members to start off in and use as a launching pad to kick off the quest.Participants are highly encouraged to join the Xbox Live Party of the host "RuneX" during the event. If the party is full, please message him so room can be made for you. Early attendance is encouraged due to limited spots in the server.
    Event Summary:
    Time: April 12th, 2018 @7:00pm EST (12:00am GMT)
    Host: RuneX [Gamertag: AScapeRunePlaya]
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    Halo: Reach - Xbox One Event - Fri. Apr. 13th, 2018 @7:30pm EST (12:30am GMT)

    Backward Compatibilty Enabled
    Ready up Angry Spartans, we're heading back to Planet Reach to battle the Covenent once more time! After a long absence from our Xbox event rotation, the Xbox 360 classic Halo: Reach returns this Friday night via backward compatibility on Xbox One. Relive old memories and create new adventures in this action-packed event that filled with friends, crazy custom games and tons of fun!
    We will gather all participants into one Xbox Live Party, provided by the host, and from there we will designate group activities and form squads. Activities will range from online multiplayer and custom games. Contact the host (info provided below) if you want extra info about the upcoming event.
    For participants playing from their Xbox 360: Please add the hosts to your friends list on your 360 and please send a message letting the host know you want an invite to our game session during the event.
    Event Summary:
    Time: April 13th, 2018 @7:30pm EST (12:30am GMT)
    Host: AwakeningRager [Gamertag: AwakeningRager1]
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    Overwatch - Xbox One Event - Sat. Apr. 14th, 2018 @7:00pm EST (12:00am GMT)

    To round out our first week back, Overwatch takes point as our Saturday night main event. Coming off a very successful 16 straight hour event on March 31st, we're coming back to a whole new PvE seasonal activity for the game. Overwatch: Uprising is returning as 'Overwatch Archives' and this time around we'll be able to play as agents from 'Blackwatch' in a new mision called 'Retribution'. We will travel eight years in the past and join Blackwatch in the mission that changed everything...
    Tons of new skins and cosmetic content are coming to the game as part of this sasonal update. Earn easy loot by squading up with your fellow AJSA members in a mix of online and custom games as we take part 'Overwatch Archives'. We're squading up at our normal time this Saturday night at 7:00pm EST.
    Event Summary:
    Time: April 14th, 2018 @7:00pm EST (12:00am GMT)
    Host: AJSAWookieJedi [Gamertag: AJSAWookieJedi]
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    Connect With the AJSA Xbox One Community
    Xbox Section of the Forums
    http://angryjoeshow.com/ajsa/forums/forum/32-xbox-one/
    Join the AJSA Club on Xbox One
    http://angryjoeshow.com/ajsa/forums/topic/37127-ajsa-xbox-one-club-how-do-i-join/
    Xbox One Gamertag List
    http://angryjoeshow.com/ajsa/forums/topic/38719-xbox-one-gamertag-list/
    Xbox Community Information
    http://angryjoeshow.com/ajsa/forums/topic/39605-xbox-one-division-information/
    More AJSA Community Content
    AJSA Twitter
    https://twitter.com/AJSAgaming
    AJSA Stream Team
    https://www.twitch.tv/team/ajsa
    AJSA Gaming Youtube
    https://www.youtube.com/user/AJSAGaming
    AJSA Community Content Area
    http://angryjoeshow.com/ajsa/forums/forum/42-community-content/
     

    By Conan, in Frontpage,


    This Saturday, we at the EF will dive into the battlefields of Europe during the Napoleonic Wars with the game Holdfast: Nations at War. In case you don't know, Holdfast is an early access game not too dissimilar to Mount & Blade: Napoleonic Warfare and improves on many aspects of the game. As the game is still early access, not all factions of the era are included yet and some other elements still need to be introduced further down the line. Nonetheless the game delivers excellently on the aspects already introduced.
    The event will take place this Saturday, the 7th, at 9pm BST/ 4pm EDT on our Discord Server.

    By Legolas_Katarn, in Articles,


    Ben Lindbergh covers the development and staying power of StarCraft for its 20th anniversary, interviews with Yoko Taro, Brendan Sinclair on why developers need a better advocate than the IGDA, Teachers and Parents Share Stories From Inside the 'Fortnite' Phenomenon, Merritt K interviews Robert Yang about challenging game industry attitudes towards sex, CodexEntry on Devil May Cry 3's Brilliant Storytelling, Dragon Quest 11 confirmed for PC, Mutant Year Zero and Jurassic World Evolution gameplay, Duncan Fyfe talks to people behind West of Loathing and Laura Bow The Dagger of Amon Ra, GDC Vault releases videos of developer talks, Noah Caldwell-Gervais revisits Dying Light, Twitch streamer Ninja on rising popularity and instilling good morals in the kids that watch him, Ninja uses racial slur while improvising song lyrics causing Twitch to clarify guidelines, Twitch layoffs, Why EA Sports Started Taking Accessibility Seriously, April Fools content, and more.
     
     
    Gaming News (Announcements, previews, release dates, interviews and writing on upcoming games, DLC and game updates, company and developer news, country news, tech, mods)
     
    XCOM meets stealthy RPG in the seriously cool Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden

    Check Out Over 30 Minutes of 'Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden'
     
    Dragon Quest 11 confirmed for PC, release date set
     
    Pathfinder: Kingmaker brings the tabletop RPG to PC this summer
    Paizo Brings The Kittens
     
    BattleTech - Mercenary Campaign Overview (SPOILER-LIGHT)
    CohhCarnage has been streaming the game for the past few days and you can watch his past videos if you wanted to see more gameplay or story.
     
    31 minutes of The Banner Saga 3 Gameplay
     
    What is Jurassic World Evolution?
    Jurassic World Evolution - First Official Gameplay Demo
     
    Bloodstained: Voicing The Game - Part 1
     
    New Guacamelee 2 trailer says it's coming 'soon-ish,' and the original is 90 percent off
     
    The Sinking City is like L.A. Noire written by H.P. Lovecraft

     
    Chasm, the procedurally generated RPG platformer, launches mid-year
     
    Travis Strikes Again sounds more promising than it looks
     
    Star Citizen Alpha 3.1 adds character customization, new ships, and more

     
    Not Tonight is a 'politically-charged satirical game' set in an alternate post-Brexit Britain
     
    Watch the fantastic trailer for musical puzzle game Kine
     
    Brave a flooded world in your little plane in Above
     
    Tunche is a permadeath brawler begging to be played with friends
     
    VANDALS (Official Teaser 2018)
     
    Booze makes you a better wizard in The Bard's Tale 4's great RPG combat

     
    Runbow Developers Announce Double-Cross For Switch And PC
     
    Squish levels until they work in playdough puzzle-platformer Semblance
     
    Minit is a 60-second adventure you’ll want to play for hours

     
    Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered will release later this year

     
    Superb stealth game Mark of the Ninja is getting remastered
     
    Aragami: Nightfall introduces new characters, powers, and 'complex scenarios'
     
    Call of Duty: WW2’s War Machine DLC launches next month on PC - here's a new trailer
     
    Ghost Recon Wildlands Year 2 begins next week
     
    Assassin’s Creed Origins’ official cheat panel will let you tweak 75 parameters on PC

     
    Costume Pack Launch!
     
    Murder, wine and life-sucking pearls make Summerset another captivating Elder Scrolls Online expansion

     
    Fans Are Upset Over New Trade Rules In 'CS:GO'

     
    Six Months After Release, Shadow Of War Removes Microtransactions

     
    Chrono Trigger PC Will Get Patched To Add The Original Graphics

     
    Overwatch Uprising returns in April, likely adding a Blackwatch mission with McCree and Genji
    Blizzard teases big changes coming to the Overwatch Uprising event
    Jeff Kaplan has “hundreds of hours” in PUBG, but don’t expect Overwatch Battle Royale
    Blizzard Is Trying To Teach Computers To Spot Overwatch Jerks
     
    PUBG’s new map makes the game faster and more technical than ever
    PUBG's New Map Is The Most Fun I've Had Since Launch
     
    No Man's Sky NEXT is due Summer 2018
     
    Call of Juarez Gunslinger delisted from Steam

     
    Three injured, one dead in shooting at YouTube headquarters

     
    Layoffs hit Twitch as company readjusts some departments
    Twitch Isn't For Esports, It's For Streamers
     
    Valve gets rid of the Steam Machine section

     
    Eugen Systems striking devs going to labour court

     
    Windows chief Terry Myerson is leaving Microsoft as it reorganizes

     
    As Speedrunning Flourishes, Some Look Beyond Games Done Quick

     
    Oh Great, A Current Affair Has Discovered Fortnite

     
    Court rejects Lindsay Lohan's appeal in GTA V likeness lawsuit

     
    Here's what modders are planning for Vermintide 2

     
    The best Stardew Valley mods

     
    Rise of Mordor, a Lord of the Rings conversion mod for Total War: Attila, hits first public alpha

     
    The best Far Cry Arcade maps so far

     
    Esports News
     
    The Weekend In Esports: Headin' On Up To NorCal

     
    Dragon Ball FighterZ is on its way to being the big game of Evo 2018
     
    The Overwatch League Stage Playoffs Are Letting The Top Seed Pick Their Opponent

     
    Dragon Ball FighterZ's Best Player Does It With Defense

     
    Persona 4 Arena Player Wins Tournament In The Flashiest Way Possible

     
    A Japanese Virtua Fighter Tournament Returned From Hiatus, And It Was Rad

     
    Sadokist faces backlash for racial slur and inappropriate behavior on stream

    Thread on Fighting Game Esports Community
     
    Overwatch League's Eqo Faces Punishment After Making Slant-Eye Gesture On Stream

     
    Why aren’t more black kids going pro in esports?

     
    New York's Overwatch League Team Finally Came Home To Meet Its Fans

     
    Content I found interesting this week (interviews, recommendations, think pieces, history, music, culture, design, art, documentaries, criticism, etc)
     
    Videos of GDC Talks
    #1ReasonToBe
    A How-To Guide for Muslim Representation in Video Games
    'Primal Rage II' from Heartbreak to Resurrection: The Journey After Cancellation
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    By RuneX, in Frontpage,


    Happy Monday, everyone. Hope you all had a great weekend. This article will be fairly short as we announce our Spring Break, feature a simple recap of the month of March for AJSA Xbox activities and we cover our Overwatch event that we had last Saturday night in observance of the first 'AJSA Special Operation' of 2018. Enjoy!
    News & Updates
    Spring Break Notice
    From April 1st to April 8th the Xbox community will be on Spring Break, meaning we will have no scheduled events during this time. If you're a member of the AJSA Club, please be sure to check any and all notices for upcoming Game Nights or other gaming activities. While we are on break, we still offer opportunities for those who want to group up and play. We're a gaming community after all, does the organizing ever really stop?
    March Recap
    The following games were featured as Weekly Events/Game Nights on Xbox in March 2018:
    Battlefield 1 Battlefield 4 Minecraft COD: Black Ops [backward compatibility] COD: World War II Fortnite: Battle Royale Rainbow Six: Siege Overwatch Sea of Thieves Monster Hunter World Gears of War 4 PUBG The following Xbox videos were produced for the AJSA Gaming Youtube Channel:
    PUBG Rainbow Six: Siege Overwatch Thank you for an amazing March! We hope April will turn out even better and expand into more games, while maintaining support for our community favorite titles. Check back next Monday for our complete April Xbox event outline and gaming activity plans.
    Overwatch Event Recap [3.31.2018]
    A special thanks to everyone who participated in our Overwatch event this past Saturday night [3.31.2018]. This event was organized in accordance of the first AJSA Special Operation of 2018. We broke two Xbox community records:
    Overwatch has surpassed Battlefield 4 and has become our longest running Xbox 'Weekly Event' series. The event lasted for 16 straight hours, running from 6pm EST to 10am EST. We broke our previous record of 12 hours and 30 minutes, set last year on May 27th, 2017 during our One Year Anniversary celebratory event for.....you guessed it....Overwatch! This is the second time in the row our Overwatch crew has stepped up to the plate to create these new records. Before May 2017, Battlefield 4 held the Xbox record as the longest running event at 12 hours (achieved originally in April 2016). Thank you for those who came by during all hours of the night to show support and an exceptional thanks to those who rode out the event for the entire thing, staying up until it was all finished. Congrats, you're offically crazy for staying up that long! It was truly humbling and I'm so proud of what we as the Xbox community accomplished!
    We have an amazing team of organizers and members who made this possible. Another special shoutout to our Overwatch Officer, WookieJedi, who ran over seven hours worth of custom games! Wookie...we're gonna have to think of some new custom modes after this!
    Will Overwatch hold this record forever on Xbox or will another game and crew step up to try and beat this new record? Only time will tell!
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