Reto-Moto has sent word that the new Medic update has been released into Heroes & Generals. With it, players can now heal wounded teammates or themselves even in the heat of battle. Healing comes in two forms: Standard First Aid Kit and Medic Pouch. All factions and soldier types have access to both.
Mass Effect Andromeda will officially go live tonight at 9:00 pm Pacific / 12:00 am Eastern. As many reviews, including our own, have pointed out, the first few hours can be agonizingly difficult with a poor tutorial system or things that simply are not explained at all. After over 140 hours collectively in the game, we've gone through the painful process of discovery on your behalf and offer a few words of advice to make your first experiences in game more enjoyable and streamlined.
The World of Warcraft community site has been updated with a brief look at a new series of solo quests to gain a special artifact appearance. These quests will only be available during times on the Broken Shore when the Mage Tower is active -- which is only for three days before it is destroyed. Eligible players will receive a quest to take on a difficult opponent, a very difficult one that, when beaten will yield the new appearance.
Guilded is a new mobile app or website app that brings gaming group communication to a new era with integrated social media, curated news feeds, event calendars and much more. Not tied to any single game or company, Guilded lets multi-game groups shine.
Destiny fans will want to check into the Bungie live stream event being held this Wednesday, March 22nd to show off some of the Age of Triumph update contents. Hosted by 3D Character Artist Ian McIntosh and Senior Gameplay Designer Josh Hamrick, the show will also reveal new rewards for Guardians in Age of Triumph as well as more information about the return of Raid weapons and making stuff fancy. FANCY!
This week in Path of Exile, a huge milestone was reached with a 40% increase in concurrent online players, developers are asking for your questions, a compilation of funny videos has been collected and much more. See what's new, Exile!
The latest Project Genom newsletter is out and discusses how the team is continuing to grow the game world. More details have been added to the camp and its immediate environments, the locations closest to the starter zone and improved details have been added to the structures and buildings within.
Funcom is thanking Conan Exiles players for their patience over the weekend and for constructive feedback about a recent duplication exploit that allowed players to dupe avatar tokens and building materials. As a result, official servers will be "partially reset" in that players will keep character levels but inventories and buildings will be wiped completely.
Blizzard had a fantastic demo at PAX East for media on the Necromancer. Hidden away from the masses it was great to sneak in and sit down to try out the new class. I missed the demos at Blizzcon so was very excited to chat with the team and get a full view of the female Necromancer and some of the melee skills that the class will come with.
Battlestate Games has lifted the NDA for testers beginning March 24th. The team had delayed allowing testers to speak of their experiences in the game in order to address their feedback and "meet the high expectations of our players and show the project as it was meant to be seen". Satisfied that the criteria has been met, the NDA has lifted.