How Making A Game Free To Play Can Ruin It Irreversibly

How Making A Game Free To Play Can Ruin It Irreversibly

Don’t get me wrong, I’ll take a well-made free-to-play game any day over a rushed AAA game made by a company who cares for nothing more than petty cash. But changing a game’s price from paid to free can ruin it irreversibly, and here’s how. Continue reading “How Making A Game Free To Play Can Ruin It Irreversibly”

North Fires Back at Counter-Strike Community for Hateful Messages

North Fires Back at Counter-Strike Community for Hateful Messages

Haters and toxic people exist on all corners of the world. But when ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive‘ e-Sports team, ‘North‘ failed to play their best at the ‘IEM Katowice 2019‘ qualifiers, the ‘CS:GO‘ community took toxicity one step further, and fired off hundreds, maybe thousands of hateful messages, even death wishes at them. Continue reading “North Fires Back at Counter-Strike Community for Hateful Messages”

The Secret Algorithm Behind Online Gaming Gambling Sites

The Secret Algorithm Behind Online Gaming Gambling Sites

Online betting is a surefire way to make quick cash. Perhaps you’ve been playing a bit of ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive‘ and you’re wondering, “Why not double your profits and test your luck?” Turns out, after hours of digging and mathematical calculations, there’s an algorithm behind these “provably fair” betting sites. Continue reading “The Secret Algorithm Behind Online Gaming Gambling Sites”

The Vegas Effect, And How Game Developers Exploit It

The Vegas Effect, And How Game Developers Exploit It

Any regular casino participant knows exactly what the ‘Vegas Effect’ is. In short, the ‘Vegas Effect’ is a thought that you might win all your money back by betting more and more money on a certain casino game that usually involves gambling. Well, it turns out that casinos aren’t the only ones to exploit this certain phenomenon. Game developers do to! Continue reading “The Vegas Effect, And How Game Developers Exploit It”

CS:GO Introduces New Battle Royale Mode, Danger Zone

CS:GO Introduces New Battle Royale Mode, Danger Zone

Yep, you read the title folks! Fans of ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive,’ gather around, because we’ve got good news for you! For years, ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive’ has had the exact same game modes, but now, after months of preparation and development, the developers behind the world’s most tactical FPS game has announced otherwise! Introducing, ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Danger Zone!’ Continue reading “CS:GO Introduces New Battle Royale Mode, Danger Zone”