Author: Callum Quinn

Quinn, an English major with too much free time. Life aspirations include finishing recent assignments and eventually writing narratives for video games themselves.

Overwatch Lunar New Year Event 2022 Only Has 2 New Legendary Skins

Overwatch Lunar New Year Event 2022 Only Has 2 New Legendary Skins

Overwatch has released its Lunar New Year 2022 event, but the lack of content is clear to see. With only two new legendary skins this year and a few more epics, what happened to the usual yearly event content? Along with the update, Mercy a...

Microsoft To Acquire Activision Blizzard

Microsoft To Acquire Activision Blizzard

Microsoft has announced that they have agreed to acquire Activision Blizzard. Yet again, Xbox is expanding its team and taking another company under its wing. With talks of Game Pass additions, and the likelihood of exclusivity, what could ...

SMITE Season 9 Introduces New Game Mode Slash and Hindu God Shiva

SMITE Season 9 Introduces New Game Mode Slash and Hindu God Shiva

Here's the round-up of what's coming to SMITE Season 9 over the next month or so, bringing huge changes to the game. This includes reworks, balance changes, huge game mode adjustments, and the release of the long-awaited God, Shiva. SMITE S...

Spelunky 2 Finally Arriving On Xbox

Spelunky 2 Finally Arriving On Xbox

After over a year's wait, Spelunky 2 is finally making its way onto the Xbox consoles as well as Xbox Game Pass. Bringing a brand new, randomly-generated adventure each time just like its predecessor this month, here's everything you need t...

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Overwatch Content Creator Meeting Hints Towards Optimistic Future

Following an Overwatch content creator meeting, the creators involved have expressed overwhelming optimism for the future of the FPS on Twitter, hinting at a bright future as early as somewhere in 2022. What does this mean for the game, and...

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Dead by Daylight New Chapter Ringu Arrives In 2022

Dead by Daylight collaborates with Ringu in its latest chapter arriving in 2022. Featuring lore and content from the original story, this will be one hair-raising chapter for sure. Here's everything that we know so far about chapter 23. Beh...

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Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2021 Event Delayed

Overwatch's Winter Wonderland 2021 event has unfortunately been delayed this year due to reasons beyond the developers' control. Here's everything you need to know regarding this year’s final event and the delay in its release date. Overwat...

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SMITE Reveals Newest God: Atlas, Titan of the Cosmos

Atlas, Titan of the Cosmos will soon arrive in SMITE. His role as a Guardian makes him a great fit for the support role, using his astrolabe to pull in and launch enemies in combination with other Gods will make him a serious threat. Atlas,...

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What Happened to Minecraft Xbox Series X Ray Tracing?

Minecraft Xbox Series X ray tracing was being shown off over a year ago now. So, what happened to it? Today, let's take a look at how Mojang has approached re-inventing the graphics of Minecraft and why ray tracing is taking so long to come...

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Overwatch Releases Over-the-Top Experimental Changes

Overwatch has released an enormous experimental card full of over-the-top changes to the game. All of this is balanced by content creators to prepare for the upcoming tournaments that use this unique version of the game competitively. Take ...

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Will Stranger Things Return to Dead by Daylight?

Dead by Daylight's Stranger Things chapter has come to a close. But will we ever see Hawkins and its selected inhabitants return? Let's take a look at the success of the DLC and speculate whether or not we could possibly see the Upside Down...

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Overwatch Releases Cassidy’s New Blood Challenge

Time to buckle up. Overwatch has released a new mini-event Cassidy Challenge 'New Blood', which will be available for a limited time and features an exclusive new skin for the cowboy himself. Play to earn these rewards throughout the timefr...

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Roblox Servers Go Down for Over a Day

The Roblox servers have been down for over a day now and players have been flocking to Twitter to express their outrage at the lack of their favourite virtual world. Due to the game's Halloween events and daily rewards supposedly going to w...

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Why the Bayonetta 3 Voice Actor Has Changed, and Why She May Not Be Our Bayonetta

Bayonetta 3 finally shows off what it has to offer. Here's what could be happening in the Bayonetta universe including a new voice actor taking over the role of the beloved witch in what could be a purposefully misleading trailer. The witch...

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What Can We Expect From Life is Strange 4 and the Future of the Series?

With True Colors coming to an end, Life is Strange 4 is inevitably on many fans' minds. Let's discuss and theorise about what the future might hold for the series with Deck Nine now likely developing future instalments, using past and prese...

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Overwatch Hero McCree’s True Name Has Finally Been Revealed

Overwatch hero McCree's true identity has finally been revealed after it was recently teased by the Overwatch Team. Players have been actively theory-crafting to try and guess what it could be, and today, we finally learn the truth about th...

October Xbox Update Arrives With A Shiny, 4K Dashboard, Night Mode Features and More Cover

October Xbox Update Arrives With a Shiny, 4K Dashboard, Night Mode Features and More

The October Xbox update arrives with the brand new 4K dashboard, Night Mode and Quick Settings to make your experience with the consoles even easier, both on the eyes and with your time. This is a breakdown of the main features of the updat...

SMITE's Newest Celtic Goddess Cliodhna, Queen of the Banshees Releases Today Cover

SMITE’s Newest Celtic Goddess Cliodhna, Queen of the Banshees, Releases Today

Just in time for Halloween, Cliodhna, Queen of the Banshees, releases today in SMITE. Her unique ability to walk through walls and unleash horrifying shrieks across the battleground will truly terrify the enemy team. She's available to purc...

Stranger Things is Coming to SMITE In Crossover Event Cover

Stranger Things Is Coming to SMITE in Crossover Event

Stranger Things will be turning the Battleground of the Gods upside down in SMITE's latest crossover. Likely to bring forth brand new Hawkins-inspired cosmetics, more details about the event will be shared during a presentation at Summer Ga...

Overwatch to Introduce Cross-Play Across Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo Switch and PC Cover

Overwatch to Introduce Cross-Play Across Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and PC

Overwatch is getting cross-play in an upcoming update to the game. This will allow players across all devices to play with one another. While this feature will hopefully be arriving soon, cross-progression, on the other hand, may take a lit...

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Minecraft Caves & Cliffs Part I Releases Today

Part one of the Caves and Cliffs update has released and is now available across Java and Bedrock editions of the game. Introducing many new additions and features, 1.17 is only the first half of this overhaul. We will be seeing rather dras...

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Being Good At Competitive Video Games Can Make It Harder to Enjoy Them

Competitive video games are, by nature, intense and adrenaline-inducing. Find out how to gauge your expectancy to win, which can ruin your experience completely. Veteran players can often find themselves stuck in this expectancy mindset tha...

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Console Enhanced Delayed

The Elder Scrolls Online: Console Enhanced has been delayed for the Xbox Series X/S and PS5. Despite the original update coinciding with Blackwood and Update 30, the developers have decided to separate the release dates in order to give bot...

Overwatch 2 PVP Gameplay To Be Shown Next Week Cover

Overwatch 2 PVP Gameplay To Be Shown Next Week

An upcoming live-stream event from the Overwatch Team will give us an in-depth look at how Overwatch 2 PVP will be changing. In the recent developer update, Aaron Keller reveals what's in store for the near future including the live stream ...

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May Xbox Update Arrives With Dynamic Backgrounds and Quick Resume Improvements

The Xbox May update has finally arrived with improvements to many prominent Series X/S features such as quick resume and dynamic backgrounds, as well as brand new features and settings to help you get the best out of whichever console. Here...

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Xbox Releases Huge Backwards Compatibility Enhancement Drop

Xbox releases a batch of backwards compatibility enhancements for old and new games alike. From FPS boosts to visual enhancements, over 90 titles now take advantage of these features. Players will be able to enjoy these improvements from to...

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Xbox Live Gold No Longer Required for Online Free to Play Games

Free to Play games that use online features no longer require Xbox Live Gold to access and play as previously promised by Microsoft. As of April 21st, you can enjoy the extensive list of over 50 free games, including popular titles such as ...

Overwatch Gains New Leadership as Jeff Kaplan Leaves Blizzard

Change in Overwatch Leadership as Jeff Kaplan Leaves Blizzard

With Jeff Kaplan leaving Blizzard Entertainment, what does this mean for the future of Overwatch with its change in leadership? Aaron Keller will be taking over the role of Game Director and discusses what to expect over the next year and e...

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How the “Looking For Group” Feature in Overwatch Turned Out to Be a Great Addition

How the Looking For Group feature in Overwatch changed the social gaming experience during the difficult year of 2020 for many players. From great new friends to awkward situations, here's why you should definitely give it a go. One of the ...

The Elder Scrolls Online Console Enhanced Announced For Xbox Series X:S and PS5

The Elder Scrolls Online Console Enhanced Announced for Xbox Series X/S and PS5

Tamriel is soon to be truly unlimited with the Console Enhanced version of The Elder Scrolls Online for the Xbox Series X/S and the PS5. Rather than applying an update, a new version of the game will be available for all existing console pl...

5 Tips To Help You Get Into Elite Smash On Super Smash Bros Ultimate

5 Tips To Help You Get Into Elite Smash On Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Learn how to improve your Smash Ultimate gameplay with some tips and tricks to help you raise your GSP. Whether you're a little lower down the ladder or just under the Elite Smash border, this guide has something to help many players strugg...

Life Is Strange Remastered Collection Releasing Fall 2021

Life Is Strange: Remastered Collection Releasing Fall 2021

A remastered bundle featuring the Life is Strange Arcadia Bay saga will be arriving on our screens at home in Fall 2021. Announced as part of the Life is Strange: True Colours presentation during the Square Enix event, it'll arrive with bra...

Undertale Releases On Xbox Consoles and Xbox Game Pass

Undertale Releases on Xbox Consoles and Xbox Game Pass

Undertale has finally released for Xbox Consoles and Xbox Game Pass. Fans have long awaited its arrival after the releases on other major platforms, and it is now available. Physical and Collectors Editions of the game will also be availabl...

What to Expect From the New Life Is Strange Game

The next Life is Strange game is soon to be announced, and here's what you could expect to see from this new instalment in the series based on the key aspects and elements that create the foundations of the past two successful main titles. ...

Overwatch Releases Xbox Series X/S Optimisation Patch, No News on PS5

Overwatch Releases Xbox Series X/S Optimisation Patch, No News on PS5

Xbox Series X/S players can finally feel the power of the new consoles on Overwatch with the 1.58 update, introducing a "preferred mode" option that allows players to choose how they wish their game to look and perform. However, PS5 players...

Overwatch Guide: How to Play Mercy

Learn how to play the iconic combat medic, Mercy from Overwatch with this in-depth guide. It will be going through each aspect of her kit as well as general tips and all the Mercy tech you need to truly achieve peak performance levels. One ...