2K asks players to 'contact local government' about Belgian loot box ban

Late last year, Sam Horti wrote about how the loot box controversy shaped gaming in 2017. The same furore has inevitably rolled into this year, and a number of politicians, universities and gaming authorities have since expressed dismay with premium videogame consumables.  Now, publisher 2K has responded to the Belgian Gaming Commission’s decision that loot […]

Phantom Doctrine, the Cold War spy strategy game, is getting mod support

Cold War turn-based strategy game Phantom Doctrine (think XCOM with rougher edges) is getting mod support, developer CreativeForge Games has announced.  Here’s hoping that modders can fix some of its major flaws. As Evan said in his review, Phantom Doctrine is occasionally brilliant, but mostly boring because both its enemies and heroes are too simple. […]