The Bold Gamble to Make Halo Infinite Last Forever

The Bold Gamble to Make Halo Infinite Last Forever

“That was good,” he said. “Like how I remember it. I thought it would be like Call of Duty.” The difference between Call of Duty and Halo, says French, has always been the time to kill. In the former, death takes a split second: You just have to spot someone first. In...
A Devastating Twitch Hack Sends Streamers Reeling

A Devastating Twitch Hack Sends Streamers Reeling

This morning, an anonymous hacker released what they claim is an enormous cache of proprietary data from Twitch, the popular streaming platform, including Twitch.tv source code and streamers’ revenue information. “Jeff Bezos paid $970 million for this, we’re giving it...
Why Flight Is So Controversial in Online Games

Why Flight Is So Controversial in Online Games

Other games introduced flying years after launch, and changed forever with the decision. World of Warcraft began offering animal mounts that could fly with its Burning Crusade expansion in 2007. Immediately, flight was controversial. To ride a superspeed “Gryphon,”...