Join the clubDramatically shifting meta and anti-gravity Scottish moms aside, Respawn is dedicated to better serving its player base in the upcoming season. For starters, you'll be able to play Apex Legends on Steam, another sign of the company's philosophy about the game's future. It wants as many people playing as possible, and with the common knowledge that Origin can be a thorn in the side of PC players (it barely worked during my preview), adding Steam into the mix is likely to increase the player base. "I'm hoping that Steam brings back people on PC that tried on Origin and fell off and then just never loaded up Origin again," explains McCord. "But there's people who load up Steam every day – it's part of their normal gameplay experience to look through Steam – and so I think it's gonna be a shot in the arm. I'm excited about that." … [Read more...] about Apex Legends season 7 hands-on preview: the most innovative season yet and a great reason to return to the fray
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The Fall Guys season 2 trailer shows off the new costumes and emotes coming with the medieval-themed season (I'm still eying that witch skin), as well as the fresh, new look of all existing levels. Each Round has gotten a "fresh lick of paint" as there's been so many beans running amok on them since launch day. Check out the Fall Guys patch notes for the full list of everything that's got updated. … [Read more...] about Fall Guys drops a trailer for season 2, goes medieval on our asses
In another, separate answer on the FAQ, the topic of private lobbies in offline multiplayer is also addressed. "Fall Guys is best played with 40-60 players, and we've been focusing on the online multiplayer experience," reads the answer, before explaining that the idea can be suggested as a feature on the official Fall Guys Discord server. Some alterations to the minigames would have to be made for it to still be enjoyable with fewer players, but it would no doubt be a welcome addition. Fall Guys esports competitions, anyone? … [Read more...] about Fall Guys split screen: Is Fall Guys two player or does it have local multiplayer?
Fortnite Week 8 challenges Season 4Search Chests at Sweaty Sands (7)Eliminations at Stark Industries (5)Drive a car or truck through a rift (1)Eliminate opponents while jumping or falling (5)Headshot Doom Henchmen or Stark Robots (35)Visit different Named Locations in a single match (5)Deal damage to opponents with Assault Rifles or Sniper Rifles [Rec: 4 Players] (15,000)Here's all the details needed to guide you through ticking off the full list of seven Fortnite Week 8 challenges in Season 4: … [Read more...] about Fortnite Week 8 challenges: How to complete all of the weekly missions in Season 4 Week 8
Speaking of bounties: while Bungie isn't introducing a total overhaul for bounties in Beyond Light, it is preparing "a new mechanism to provide players with a set of non-expiring and account-scoped objectives each week that will grant lots of Season rank progress." This system is expected to arrive next season (that is, in season 13), but that's all we know for now. Still, it's good to hear Bungie is taking the Year 3 "bounty simulator" feedback seriously. … [Read more...] about Destiny 2 gets transmog details, huge Bright Dust changes, and help for “bounty fatigue”