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Except South Korea, Who Received the Game in 2015

"MapleStory 2" is finally making its way to the rest of the world after being locked to South Korea since 2015.

Youngest Son of the "Father of Roleplaying Games" to DM

Ten years after the passing of gaming legend Gary Gygax, he may have another game releasing soon. Gygax earned his fame by helping develop "Dungeons and Dragons" in 1974. The franchise was not owned by Wizards of the Coast until 1997.

Seventh Expansion Hitting Shelves Aug. 14

“World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth” hits shelves on Aug. 14 later this year. “Battle for Azeroth” is the seventh expansion for the “World of Warcraft” series for Blizzard Entertainment and features the two player factions - the Horde and the Alliance - battling one another for control over the planet Azeroth. The expansion was announced last November during BlizzCon.

Niantic Ponying Up More than the Original Offer of $100 Worth of Pokécoins

Niantic is now paying up for their failed Chicago festival last summer. Pokémon Go players flocked to Grant Park on July 22 with promises of additional Pokémon, special stops, an exclusive medal, and more.

"I hate portals."

The SoulCalibur series has a long history of adding characters from other franchises to their games. From Link to Yoda to Ezio, each character has a bit of spice to the popular fighting game series, and made each iteration that much more unique than the last. Since the announcement of "SoulCalibur VI," there has been a lot of speculation of what the next out-of-universe character would be. Well, we finally have an answer: Enter The White Wolf.

Users to Receive Five Games per Month

Starting tomorrow, Twitch Prime members receive free games with their subscription. Users get to keep the games once they are claimed.

Xbox Presentation at Microsoft Theater

Microsoft is moving its Xbox demonstration for this year's E3 to the "Microsoft Theater" across the street from the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Expired Certificate to Blame

Oculus Rift players may have noticed an interruption in their service today due to the Oculus Runtime Service certificate expiring. During boot, players are greeted with an error that states: "Can't Reach Oculus Runtime Service."

Happy Birthday to "Orcs in Space"

The "StarCraft" franchise turns 20 later this month, March 31.

Capcom Ships 7.5 Million Copies after Two Months

The highly anticipated "Monster Hunter: World" has become Capcom's best-selling game with 7.5 million copies of the game sold. Currently, "Monster Hunter: World" is available for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, but there are also plans to release a PC version of the game later in the year.

Including but Not Limited to Loot Crates

The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) is relabelling video games, but these labels have nothing to do sex and violence in games. Instead, the ESRB is targeting loot boxes, in-game currency, and in-game purchases. These new labels will be in addition to the current labels for maturity.

Frostbyte to Release RPG Fantasy Game to All Console Platforms in 2018

Nine Parchments, a fantasy based RPG from the development Frostbyte, is on its way to the Xbox One March 7.

Campaign Hit Goal, First Two Stretch Goals

"40 Winks," a defunct game slated for the N64 in the '90's, is hitting shelves.

Frostbyte to Release RPG Fantasy Game to All Console Platforms in 2018

Nine Parchments, a fantasy based RPG from the development Frostbyte, is on its way to the Xbox One March 7.

Now Comes The Speculating....

With the current competitive season winding down, the good people over at the ever-popular game "Ovewatch" have deemed it an appropriate time to start teasing the next hero to be added to the growing line-up. The tease came in the form of a tweet that detailed a now declassified mission that took place during the Omnic Crisis.

Wands At The Ready!

This week, Knight Models announced that in collaboration with Warner Brothers, they are producing a tabletop miniatures game set in the Harry Potter universe. Simply named "Harry Potter Miniatures Adventure Game," the game features all the characters that you love from the series, recreated into finely-detailed, 35mm miniatures as they duel one another for magical supremacy in a multitude of settings. Check out the announcement trailer below:

Did They Want a Third Golden Poo Award?

EA Games made a daring decision to require in-game credits to unlock characters in "Star Wars: Battlefront 2," and it did not go well.

Game Currently in Closed Beta

Wizards of the Coast announced yesterday that they are releasing a free-to-play version of "Magic: The Gathering Arena." By the time the full game is released, all of the cards used in standard will be accessible. Wizards also hopes to add 1,000 new cards every year following release - a fairly aggressive goal.

Two Years of Work Finally Coming to Fruition

tinyBuild CEO Alex Nichiporchik recently revealed on his company’s blog that Bread Team’s “Phantom Trigger” will be releasing on Steam and Switch on August 10.

Games Are Published Under Humble Bundle’s Brand

Humble Bundle announced via a press release that they will be attending this year’s Gamescom and PAX West in order to showcase five indie games under their publishing brand, “Presented by Humble Bundle.”