"We are going to have a dedicated team looking after the servers, and some key personnel going into the office as we start the closed beta and obviously the launch to make sure we have boots on the ground that can react instantly and quickly to any issues that do come up. Everyone's super excited to just get this game out and have people playing it. And that excitement has motivated us to keep working through these crazy unique difficulties." … [Read more...] about Inside New World: Amazon’s ambitious, original MMO that lets its players “self govern as much as possible”
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ICYMI, Sony revealed the PS5 box art for Spider-Man: Miles Morales on Thursday, giving us a clear idea of what physical games on the next-gen console will look like sitting on shelves. Like the PS5 logo itself, the actual cases look almost exactly like their PS4 predecessors. The only difference with the PS5 cases is that they're white at the top with a black PS5 logo, instead of the blue/white contrast on PS4 game cases. … [Read more...] about Godfall PS5’s box art is clean as heck
Evan Lahti: Tribes' desolate tundra may have sold me on the openness of its environments. In 1998, after playing Quake 2 and Doom and other shooters set mostly inside bases and ceilinged facilities for years, Tribes' box conveyed a multiplayer FPS where you could really feel the wind in your face as you jetpacked over hilltops or hopped into flying vehicles that could seat multiple players. I'd never seen anything like it. In practice, Tribes' intricate bases were a pretty big part of the experience too, but two decades later its box art stands out as one that's honest and representative of its open-air dueling. … [Read more...] about Have you ever bought a game just because of its cover art?