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Games Opinion

Games Have Always Tried to Whitewash Nazis as Just 'German Soldiers'

Badass is not the same thing as bad.
Rob Zacny
6.19.19
Gaming

'Battlefield V' Players Are Using Shitty Graphics for a Competitive Edge

Forcing a competitive video game to render shitty graphics is cheating, and ‘Battlefield V’ is banning players for doing it.
Matthew Gault
1.24.19
Postscript

The Emotionless Death Throes of 'Battlefield V'

The freighted inspirations for a wounded soldier animation, and how they became trivialized in DICE's latest military shooter.
Cameron Kunzelman
11.30.18
Battlefield V

A Battlefield for Everyone, But Rarely at the Same Time

At its best, DICE's latest achieves moments of greatness, but it struggles to sustain them.
Rob Zacny
11.24.18
Dice

'Battlefield' Developer's Unreleased Sega Mega Drive Game Is Coming Out After 25 Years

'Hardcore' is finally coming out on the PlayStation Vita and it looks pretty good.
Matthew Gault
8.17.18
Battlefield V

So Far, 'Battlefield V' Seems to Sand Away the Heart of 'Battlefield 1'

Following the 'Battlefield V' Closed Alpha, letting go of 'Battlefield 1' is a lot harder.
Rob Zacny
7.11.18
Modders

This 'Battlefront II' Modder's First Creation Was a Middle Finger to EA

EA didn't want a pink Darth Vader, so this modder made it for them.
Patrick Klepek
1.4.18
The Pantheon of Games

2017 Was a Year of Reckoning for Video Game Microtransactions

The first omens came in the form of horse armor over a decade ago. Now, the lootboxes (and the discourse) have truly arrived.
Patrick Klepek
1.2.18
crystals

EA Has Removed Microtransactions From 'Star Wars Battlefront II'

After loud and negative feedback from players, EA and DICE have pulled microtransactions from the game, at least for now.
Emanuel Maiberg
11.17.17
Loot Boxes

'Star Wars Battlefront II' Is Everything That's Wrong With Big Budget Games

A bleak, 'Candy Crush' version of a 'Star Wars' game.
Emanuel Maiberg
Matthew Gault
11.14.17
Podcasts

We Discuss Developer Harassment, Xbox One X, And More on Waypoint Radio

Oh, and please don’t be a milkshake duck, chillout_man.
Patrick Klepek
11.14.17
harassment

Being Upset at a Game Developer Doesn't Give You an Excuse to Harass Them

Today, it's 'Battlefront 2.' Tomorrow, it'll be another game. There are better ways to express yourself than yelling at someone.
Patrick Klepek
11.13.17
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