In a post on Twitter this afternoon, Square-Enix announced a change in their policy and will now allow for video and stream monetization on YouTube.com, Twitch.tv, or any other site offering a similar partner program. Details on the new policy below.
Posts by Dilbert Weiner
Yesterday we reported on a rumor that Microsoft had sent employees out to some of the Best Buys holding the Nintendo Experience. However, outside of a sketchy photo and a few forum posts, there was little evidence to support the story. Now a YouTube video has surfaced showing the same supposed Microsoft employee questioning people… Read more »
All the major complaints are addressed in the new trailer for Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director’s Cut. Tweaked enemy AI, revamped boss battles, and updated graphics are just a few of the changes made to the game. The trailer also reveals that the game includes the Missing Link DLC that was released a couple months… Read more »
The Wii U trailer for Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Blacklist is almost entirely story and cutscene clips, with brief flashes of gameplay. The end shows the Upper Echelon bonuses you get for pre-ordering the game, which include the Upper Echelon Suit, Gold Sonar Goggles, and Dead Coast Co-Op map. Click below for the trailer.
The Fire Flower and hang gliders return in the Mario Kart 8 E3 trailer. The trailer also reveals the ability to drive along walls and ceilings, opening up new possibilities for hidden paths. Click below for the trailer.
The Wonderful 101 trailer reveals multiple brightly colored characters, each with their own unique weapons. The characters have the ability to unite into different forms, such as Red’s hand or Pink’s whip, depending on the current leader. Click below for the trailer.
An impressive 64-player multiplayer match of Battlefield 4 was shown at the end of EA’s conference. The match took place on a new multiplayer map called Siege of Shanghai. Commanders are finally being reintroduced using a new version of the Battlelog interface. During the match, the commander role was played on-stage using a tablet running… Read more »
Microsoft has revealed that the Xbox One will support live streaming via Twitch.tv. Using a quick voice command you can instantly begin streaming your gameplay and commentary, including your opponent’s.
I love my Wii U. Despite its flaws and all the negativity surrounding Nintendo these days, I find I just really like the system. Perhaps it’s the screen in the controller, which to me makes it feel as though Wii U will be the DS or 3DS of Nintendo home gaming consoles. Still, I agree… Read more »
In the wake of all the Nintendo Direct news, a new gameplay trailer has been posted for the upcoming Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures game! The trailer is all pre-alpha footage and is packed with dozens of references to both classic games and AVGN episodes. There’s plenty of blood, guts, and toilet humor as well… Read more »
It seems like only yesterday that I was reading about Ubisoft’s awful DRM being included with every PC copy of Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. The result was a lot of paying customers receiving a mountain of headaches for their hard earned money, while pirates were able to easily circumvent the DRM and enjoy the game. In… Read more »
A few weeks ago Bungie officially unveiled their “secret” project titled Destiny with a five minute ViDoc describing the premise. While I’m certainly interested in the game, the more I think about it, the more disappointed I get. After Bungie had broken away from Microsoft, the way they discussed their next project lead me to… Read more »