One year ago today, I started The Tech Snack. It was not long after when we started to hire some other people to help out with the site. While some have come and gone over the course of the year, I would like to thank each and every one of them for their hard work … Continue reading One Year of The Tech Snack
Rainbow Six: Siege is a very popular team strategy shooter by Ubisoft. With the success of the game, Ubisoft will be releasing 'Chibi Figures' which are now available for pre-order from the Ubisoft Store in Australia, New Zealand and Europe for A$29.99/€19.99/£17.99 each. The in game characters that will be available in figure form are Ash, … Continue reading 5 Rainbow Six Siege figures announced
iRacing is a beautifully crafted game with stunning vehicles and amazing graphics. Unfortunately, the game is extremely expensive, $140 Australian Dollars annually expensive. iRacing costs $13 USD a month, $65 USD every 6 months and $109 USD every year. But you're not done yet. If you wish to buy additional cars, they cost a one-time … Continue reading iRacing: You could do a lot more with $13 USD a month.
Steam's Early Access Program has many great games on offer in beta, but, one of the most popular ones, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, has passed 4 million pre-release purchases, totalling sales of around 150 million Australian Dollars. https://twitter.com/BattleRoyaleMod/status/877996976356286464 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is developed by South Korean company Bluehole, founded in 2007. Bluehole describes their game as "a last-man-standing … Continue reading 4 Million Copies of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Have Been Sold
Rockstar and Take-Two seem to be bowing to the pressure of 47,000 negative steam reviews in the last 30 days as well as 78,000 signatures on the 'save OpenIV' petition by adjusting their stance on single player mods, saying they "generally" won't take action against modders. Early this month, the developers of OpenIV revealed that they … Continue reading Rockstar Games Adjusts Their Modding Policy Due To OpenIV Backlash
If you haven't already heard about Take-Two Interactive's decision to send the creator of Open IV a 'cease and desist' order to stop distribution of the software modding solution for Grand Theft Auto 5, welcome out of hibernation. The recent internet storm brewing has been the PR disaster that is Rockstar Games' parent company, Take-Two Interactive, … Continue reading Take Two Interactive’s Massive Mistake
The busy and exciting time of the year for gamers all around the world is finally here with E3 kicking off today with EA Play. There were some big announcements from Electronic Arts today with highly anticipated titles such as new EA sports games and BioWare’s New IP being announced at the conference in LA. … Continue reading EA Play Recap 2017