Halo 5 Master Chief Arena

Here’s How Multiplayer Ranking Works in Halo 5: Guardians

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Developer 343 Industries has published a lengthy post detailing the rankings and other features of the upcoming Halo 5’s multiplayer mode, called the Arena.

The Arena is team-based multiplayer, where players compete in a variety of game modes and settings.

From the start, players will be assigned a Competitive Skill Rating (CSR) based on their performance in a series of assessment matches. This will determine how matchmaking proceeds in multiplayer. There are seven ranks, each with their own tiers of progression within ranks.  Read More

Mass Effect 2

EA Still Isn’t Going to Remake Mass Effect

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Electric Arts COO Peter Moore spoke with IGN about the possibility of doing remakes of older games, confirming that the company has no plans to do so. “It feels like pushing stuff out because you’ve run out of ideas,” said Moore. “Remakes, because of who we are, and this broad portfolio of intellectual property…you add all that together, I don’t know where we find the time to do remakes. Read More


Gaming With the Moms #27: Choose Your Own Console

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Check Out Video Games Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Gaming With The Moms on BlogTalkRadio

Nicole, Linda, Simone, and Courtney engage in the CONSOLE WARS! Not really. We talk about the various ways to game—all the devices and their pluses and minuses. Plus we run down the gaming news and what we played. Listen up! (And send in those questions, listeners! We love you, and we love your questions!) Read More