Day: June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020 Off

Disintegration Multiplayer Review in Progress

By tracy

At the metal heart of Disintegration’s multiplayer is an interesting idea: a first-person shooter that blends aerial vehicle combat with real-time strategy tactics. It’s a great pitch, but after jumping into the fray during a handful of pre-release multiplayer sessions, that concept doesn’t seem to live up to its exciting potential. Disintegration is undoubtedly different from any other competitive FPS out there, but the novelty of zipping through the sky on a hoverbike eventually gives way to its relatively shallow strategic core.

Each player in this 5v5 squad shooter pilots their own levitating gravcycle while also commanding a small team of AI robotic troops to fight from the ground and directly interact with objectives. But with guns bolted to your ride, you’ll act as both soldier and general, having to simultaneously engage in firefights while directing your team to support you, adding an extra layer of decisions to

June 15, 2020 Off

Little Devil Inside Developers Apologise and Promise to Change Racist Enemy Designs

By tracy
The developers behind Little Devil Inside, which was shown during Sony’s PS5 conference last week, have apologised and promised to change some of the game’s enemy designs which contain racist stereotypes.Many on social media made note of this after the trailer debuted during June 11’s ‘The Future of Gaming’ PS5 conference, with Twitter user Lord Balvin pointing out how “tone deaf” the character design is due to its depiction of a tribal character with dreadlocks and large lips. Developers Neostream have responded on Facebook, noting that “Racist stereotypes of any kind were absolutely not intended.”

“We were not aware of the stereotypical connotations and wish to apologise to anyone who may have been offended by the character design,” the statement reads. According to the developers, their design intention was “to create characters who are protectors/guardians of a particular mystic region in the world of Little Devil Inside.” Neostream added that they did not reference any “African and/or Afro-American human tribes” while creating it.

Neostream explained how they plan to modify the design in four steps listed below, and added that they may change it entirely if it ends up being unsuitable for the game.

1. Remove the Dreadlocks.