From October 21st through November 9th, ArcheAge players will have the opportunity to take part in the annual Hallowtide event. During the event, players can take part in special events including snail racing to earn Hallowtide Festival Tokens that can be exchanged for a number of cool prizes.
The Albion Online site has been updated with a look at the persistent mount system coming with the next update. Players will be able to be "temporarily dismounted" when, for instance, gathering crafting materials but as long as they stay within a certain distance of the mount, the load bonus will not be lost. In addition, mount health and player health will be disconnected with the update.
Frontier Developments has announced that its next Elite: Dangerous content expansion, The Guardians, will be launching on Tuesday, October 25th. This also brings v1.7 online for all players. The Guaradians (v2.2) will become available to all players owning the Horizons expansion or the Commander Deluxe edition and brings "ship-launched fighters, the Beluga liner, VIPs, passengers, alien archaeology, volcanism, and much more" into Elite: Dangerous.
Niantic is enjoying another record-breaking stat with today's information release that Pokemon Go raked in $600M+ in under a hundred days. The next closest game to match the revenue generation at that level is Candy Crush Saga that took twice as long followed by Puzzle & Dragon (400+ days) and Clash of Clans (500+ days).
RGB is all the rage in gaming peripherals these days. Corsair recently refreshed their flagship RGB keyboard with the K70 LUX RGB, an update that changes enlarges the font on the keys and replaces the RGB controller with a more advanced version. Does Corsair still reign supreme in the RGB keyboard space? We sent Chris to find out.
Blizzard has published a new World of Warcraft video called "Surviving 7.1 - Return to Karazhan that gives a brief preview of the upcoming 5-player Karazhan dungeon, the new mini-raid, and the extended Suramar storyline. Check it out and get ready for October 25th.
Trion Worlds has sent word that Devilian has been updated with the Bloodstained Legacy content expansion. Players can look forward to an increased level cap to 58, an Alvir's Artifacts increase to +12, new gear, new Hell and Heroic Dungeons and the upcoming Halloween event that will run from October 21st through November 2nd.