Game doin’ it right, gets a link: https://playdauntless.com/ It might be “sad” that the removal of loot boxes from Dauntless should make headlines, but I love it. The more news stories about games *not* having glorified gambling, the better, because it makes ’em look good and dirty. Which they are.
Because of The Plague, your regularly scheduled Jimquisition is running late. However, we try to never miss a Monday, so enjoy a remaster! Games get focus tested out the arse, and it can dramatically impact how they’re made or sold. The problem is, most focus tests are total bollocks.
In the world of videogames, even spiders need to be sexy, because Heaven forbid even Shelob be allowed her ugliness. When Shadow of War isn’t busy introducing loot boxes, it’s redesigning spiders in a way that reinforces some unfortunate ideas.