Month: July 2020

Halo Infinite Developer 343 Industries Addresses Graphics, Multiplayer Beta, and Microtransactions

Halo Infinite developer 343 Industries has addressed some of the biggest concerns following its Xbox Games Showcase reveal, including graphics, if there will be a multiplayer beta, and how the game will handle microtransactions.

The answers to these questions and more were discussed on Halo Waypoint, and 343 came right out and acknowledged the feedback, both good and bad, that followed Halo Infinite’s campaign gameplay reveal, beginning with the graphics.

Community manager John Junyszek explained that there are “two key areas being debated around the community – overall art style and visual fidelity.”

“Based on our learnings from Halo 4,

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Riot Games’ LEC Partnership With Saudi City Fiercely Criticized

Update:

Riot has announced in a statement that it will end its partnership with the Saudi city of NEOM “effective immediately” following community outcry.

You can read Riot’s full statement below:

“As a company and as a league, we know that it’s important to recognize when we make mistakes and quickly work to correct them. After further reflection, while we remain steadfastly committed to all of our players and fans worldwide including those living in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East, the LEC has ended its partnership with NEOM, effective immediately. In an effort to expand our esports ecosystem, we

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Paper Mario Producer Says Team Is “No Longer Able To Graphically Represent Individual Characteristics” In Toad NPCs

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We’ve already heard Paper Mario: The Origami King producer, Kensuke Tanabe, discuss the creative restrictions tied to the series and how it is “no longer possible to modify Mario characters“, and now in a more recent interview with GamesRadar, he’s touched on it again.

He reiterated how it’s been this way since Paper Mario: Sticker Star on the 3DS and also expanded on previous comments – explaining how the team is “no longer able to graphically represent individual characteristics” in the Toad NPCs:

Tanabe: From the production of Paper Mario: Sticker Star onwards, we were

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