Square Enix Switch Game Literally Just Called ‘Various Daylife’

Square Enix Switch Game Literally Just Called 'Various Daylife'

Image: Square-Enix Octopath Traveler. Triangle Strategy. Forspoken. These are just a few of Square Enix’s weirder game titles. But today, the Final Fantasy publisher reminded the world of one of its all-time-greats: Various Daylife. The iOS JRPG now has a Switch port. It came out today and it’s still called, well, that. I’m not sure … Read more

Square Enix Is Shutting Down The Worst PS5 Game Of The Year

Square Enix Is Shutting Down The Worst PS5 Game Of The Year

Image: Square Enix / Platinum Games Today, publisher Square Enix and developer Platinum Games finally did what everyone had been predicting from the start: they announced Babylon’s Fall will shut down within its first year. While I’m hardly surprised, it still sucks. People paid $60 for this game just six months ago, and less than … Read more

Tencent Buys Massive Stake In Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Maker

Tencent Buys Massive Stake In Assassin's Creed Valhalla Maker

Image: Ubisoft Tencent has dumped another small fortune into one of gaming’s biggest companies. Ubisoft announced on Tuesday that the Chinese conglomerate would be increasing its investment in the Assassin’s Creed maker by nearly $300 million through an elaborate set of financial maneuvers. Namely, rather than buy up shares of Ubisoft directly, Tencent is buying … Read more

FIFA 22 Fans Actually Love Its Controversial Loot Boxes

FIFA 22 Fans Actually Love Its Controversial Loot Boxes

Four years after Star Wars: Battlefront II‘s disaster launch galvanized the world against loot boxesEA is still defending the exploitative microtransaction in its crown jewel: Fifa. In-game card packs don’t just make the publisher billions, EA swears that players love them too. “We wholeheartedly believe that Ultimate Team and FUT Packs, which have been part … Read more