Loot boxes may be a thing of the past Overwatch has been at the center of the controversy surrounding loot boxes, though they may not be present in the second entry. In an interview with PCGamesN, Overwatch 2 game director Jeff Kaplan had this to say: “Well, we have made a lot of changes to loot boxes and how they work over the years, so we’re definitely open to change. Overwatch 2, in terms of business model, we’re exploring different options that move us away from loot boxes …” In the same interview, Kaplan mentioned a battle pass, though not as a direct replacement for loot boxes. … [Read more...] about Overwatch 2: Everything we know about the release date, new heroes, and more
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Infinity Ward called it a “tactical alert” and asked players to have “vigilance on enemy comms for the location of enemy surveillance.” At the end of the one-minute video, Captain Price is clearly shown, suggesting he’s making his way to season 4. Better yet, he should be a playable character. … [Read more...] about Call of Duty Modern Warfare season 4: What you need to know
Battlestar Galactica (reboot) This won’t be the original series but rather a reboot inspired by the story and created by Sam Esmail, known for Mr. Robot and Homecoming. Esmail has said that the new series will address our modern political climate and the “divisiveness of the current era.” It will be a new story within the same mythology, which is set hundreds of years in the future where robots have decimated the human race and anyone who managed to survive must fight to find a new home. No word yet on when the series will debut, but it remains one of the most anticipated ones for the streaming service. … [Read more...] about The most anticipated shows coming to Peacock
Much to theater chains’ dismay, the typical window of time between movies’ theatrical runs, physical home-entertainment (DVD, Blu-ray, etc.) releases, on-demand availability, and arrival on streaming services is likely to be a lot shorter going forward as studios move toward a more concentrated revenue-generating period for each film. Whether this will lead to more or less exclusivity when it comes to certain films’ availability on one streaming service or TV network or another remains unknown at this point as various media companies compete for a larger pool of movies entering the home entertainment market. … [Read more...] about After coronavirus, what happens to Hollywood and movies?
The film proved to be both a critical and commercial disappointment, earning some of the worst reviews of any installment of Warner Bros. Pictures’ DC Extended Universe, and became one of the lowest-grossing films in the franchise both domestically and worldwide. Longtime fans of Snyder’s superhero films were quick to point fingers at the studio for the movie’s failure, and a campaign to release the director’s cut of the film quickly gained traction in social media circles. … [Read more...] about The Snyder Cut of Justice League is coming to HBO Max