Outlast 2’s Australian Ban Maintains Stigma Surrounding Gaming and Violence

Outlast 2

Outlasting Their Welcome Kotaku reported yesterday that Australia has refused classification for Outlast 2. The reasons for the decision are reportedly due to depictions of implied sexual violence towards the character of Blake during a cut-scene. After this news, it looks like Red Barrels’ horror sequel will pass by gamers Down Under. The demo for Outlast 2, which…

Orisa’s Overwatch Arrival Challenges Female Character Design

Orisa Character Overwatch

New Arrival This week Blizzard announced Overwatch’s newest hero, a tank character named Orisa. According to her ability overview, Orisa’s “main weapon is her rapid-fire Fusion Driver, an automatic gun with good range and accuracy even at a distance.” With a personal defense boost called Fortify and a deployable Supercharger that buffs her allies within its…

Rare’s Sea of Thieves Helps Connect Players and Developers

Sea of Thieves

Update For Sea of Thieves Rare have released a new video detailing big changes for their upcoming title Sea of Thieves. Sea of Thieves is an action-adventure first-person sea faring game. Players form a crew, either through matchmaking or by inviting friends, to set sail in this open-world multiplayer game. The game focuses on co-operation, as players…