You’ve Never Seen a Call of Duty Multiplayer Like This

You’ve played Call of Duty, but you’ve never seen a multiplayer match like Modern Warfare’s ambtious – and massive – Ground War mode. | Source: Activision/Infinity Ward By CCN: Face it: No one plays Call of Duty for the single-player campaign. So gamers should take heart that the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer preview […]

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Bethesda’s Tacky Single-Player Cash Grab Sours DOOM Hype

Bethesda’s naked single-player cash grab in Wolfenstein: Youngblood threatens to sour the hype over the DOOM release. | Source: Bethesda (i), Shutterstock (ii). Image Edited by CCN. Bethesda Softworks’ Wolfenstein: Youngblood, the last installment of the series before Wolfenstein 3 comes out, has a microtransaction system that’s got everyone talking. Save Your Silver Coins, Boys […]

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Only an Idiot Would Believe Sony’s PS5 Will Cost $1,000

The long-anticipated Sony PlayStation 5 took a step closer to launch this week when a Swedish retailer began taking PS5 preorders. However, the announcement left gamers speechless for another reason: the device’s insane SEK9,999 (~$1,050) price tag. However, with all due respect to the Twitter outrage machine, you’d have to be an idiot to believe […]

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Bullies Infiltrate Big-Name Titles, Could Put an End to Multiplayer Games

For anyone who has dived into a multiplayer game recently, the rampant harassment plaguing countless big-name titles is an issue that needs no introduction. Behind the cutesy aesthetic and surface-level family-friendly veneer of games like Fortnite and League of Legends hides an inconvenient truth. Bullying and entrenched harassment, or toxicity as publishers like to call […]

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Rebel Nintendo Scorns Sony and Microsoft With Updated Switch

After weeks of speculation, Nintendo announced today that it is releasing an updated model of its flagship Switch console. Nintendo shared the news on its Japanese language Twitter handle accompanied by a revamped product comparison page on its website. [任天堂HP]バッテリー持続時間が長くなったNintendo Switchの新モデルに関するお知らせを掲載しました。 https://t.co/ONuBgOIrd2 — 任天堂株式会社 (@Nintendo) July 17, 2019 To the dismay of Switch fans, the […]

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Epic Games Adds Airstrikes to Fortnite and Players Are Furious

Epic Games has added a new update to Fortnite. Chief among the new features is an airstrike grenade, which adds fire from the sky for players lucky enough to find weapons on the map. Each projectile brings 20 missiles with it, and explosions damage players and buildings alike within a 3.5-meter radius. Like many other […]

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GameStop’s Endgame Will Likely Be Buyout or Bankruptcy

GameStop was, at one time, one of the premier names in gaming. Some say it still is. Yet as gaming becomes more sophisticated, gaming systems continue to evolve, and streaming becomes a cornerstone of the gaming experience, GameStop is in trouble. A Crumbling Empire Perhaps best-known as the company that innovated the buy-sell-trade model in […]

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CCN is Shutting Down after Google’s June 2019 Core Update

Dear readers, Let’s get straight to it. Google’s June 2019 Core Update rolled out on June 3th 2019 and CCN’s traffic from Google searches dropped more than 71% on mobile overnight. Our traffic has experienced a massive impact by Google’s June 2019 Core Update. Image from Sistrix.com.   CCN’s visibility index on Sistrix.com shows how […]

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