18 - The Return 1-10-18

(Originally recorded on 1-10-18, but due to technical difficulties couldn't be posted until now.)

News
Overwatch team skins are available, and all anyone can talk about is the McDonalds colours.
https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2018/01/09/overwatch-league-team-skins/

In other Overwatch news, twitch and Blizzard have come to an agreement that Twitch get's exclusive rights to OW League broadcasts.
https://www.destructoid.com/twitch-gains-the-exclusive-overwatch-league-broadcast-rights-481765.phtml

In the continued saga of EA fucking /everything/ up, someone dug up another patent for them to mess with matchmaking so you get matched up with better people and feel the need to buy microtransactions. Cool
https://www.destructoid.com/ea-filed-a-patent-in-2016-to-tinker-with-online-matchmaking-for-better-player-engagement-481595.phtml

State of Decay 2, which I forgot was a thing after E3 ended, is apparently still on track to release this spring.
https://www.destructoid.com/state-of-decay-2-is-still-on-for-a-spring-release-481587.phtml

Metal Gear Survive get's shown off and it's just Fortnight in the Fox Engine.
https://www.destructoid.com/metal-gear-survive-beta-begins-next-week-new-gameplay-footage-surfaces-481512.phtml

In VR news that I'm finally interested in, Vive Pro and a wireless adapter have been revealed and I finally almost want to get a VR headset some time in my life. Still not gonna though.
https://www.destructoid.com/htc-announces-vive-pro-and-vive-wireless-adaptor-481597.phtml

Why??
https://www.destructoid.com/steven-spielberg-s-halo-tv-show-still-in-development-481617.phtml

Games Games Games!
Quantum Break
Hiveswap
The Long Dark
Mafia

Recurring VsComment