Twitch Prime Members Get Free Overwatch Golden Loot Boxes

Get Free Overwatch Golden Loot Boxes with Twitch Prime With Overwatch becoming Blizzard’s fastest growing franchise, the company is naturally looking to extend its reach in the eSports market. Part of that plan involves last year’s announcement of the Overwatch League, an eLeague intended to mimic professional sports leagues like the NBA and NFL. Seeing another opportunity to grow the business, Activision-Blizzard and Amazon have teamed up in support of eSports…

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Elite: Dangerous 2.4 – The Return adds mysterious alien enemies

Elite: Dangerous 2.4 – The Return adds mysterious alien enemies, the Thargoids A warning just went out to Elite: Dangerous commanders across the galaxy: the Thargoids have returned, and they’ve probably pretty angry about you shooting their space barnacles. Frontier have been teasing the return of Elite’s aliens for a while now, but they’re arriving in the next big update later this year. David Braben recaps the Thargoid story so…

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Counter-Strike Player Caught Cheating on Steam

Counter-Strike Player Caught Cheating Though it brings players immeasurable joy, gaming isn’t always fun or easy. (That’s why a term like “rage quit” exists in the industry.) But when the desire to go all Pokemon and become the very best at a particular game gets the better of players, cheating can occur. The most recent, and perhaps most uncomfortable to witness, incident of cheating centers on Twitch streamer MissQGemini who was caught…

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‘The Unseen’ An Arma 3 Custom Mission

 ‘The Unseen’ An Arma 3 Custom Mission on Steam Workshop History The year is 2039. One year exactly since the great global chemical war. Chemical weapons made up of radiation and 1168b were used on the global population. Anyone who came in contact with the 1168b substance would turn on each other with fits of rage, with 1168b growing inside the brain tissue and killing the brain’s cells. This erases…

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The Dawn of War III OPEN BETA is coming! Register now!

Open Beta Registration Dawn of War III is almost here! We’re so excited to finally release the most spectacular Dawn of War title yet on April 27. Before we do that though, there’s one more thing that you guys have been asking for since we announced… The Dawn of War III Multiplayer Open Beta will run from April 21 at 10AM PST until April 24 at 10AM PST! Register now…

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Former Mass Effect animator speaks out on Mass Effect: Andromeda’s visuals

Says it’s clear the team ran out of time to do a mountain of work Jonathan Cooper is no stranger to speaking out on the process of creating character animations in video games. Just a few years ago, Polygon interviewed the former animation director for Assassin’s Creed 3 about Assassin’s Creed Unity, which was making headlines at the time for not including a female assassin in its multiplayer because it…

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Titanfall 2’s Next Few Months Of Free DLC Outlined

Titanfall’s Colony map makes a comeback. Respawn Entertainment has shared further insight into Titanfall 2’s upcoming Live Fire multiplayer mode and announced details on more free content on the way. The previously announced Live Fire comes as part of 2017’s first content update for Titanfall 2. Following that will be an update that provides new things to buy on the in-game store (Prime Titans and other cosmetics) and a “large…

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Elite Dangerous: 2.3 beta lands on February 26

Commander creator and multicrew in the Elite: Dangerous 2.3 beta Select players will be able to get a head-start on getting to grips with the Elite: Dangerous commander creator soon, as the beta for The Commanders update is landing on February 26. For the first time ever in Elite: Dangerous, players will have a face. It’s kind of a big deal to have a face when you want to be…

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We need you! Help ESS Gaming Support the Disabled American Veterans

We need you! Have you ever wanted to be a part of something bigger than yourself? Then join your fellow community members on supporting the Disabled American Veterans, as we enter March your community has planned to host a live stream raising awareness of DAV. The live stream is in the planning, and we are looking for your support on making a wonderful event. We would like participants to join…

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Task Force 159

Task force 159 ESS Gaming is proud to present Task force 159, A well organised group of individuals defining the most fun attributes to be found in cooperative play with ARMA III. The team at Task force 159 specialise in having fun, while providing users with great leadership, guidance and kicking ass in ARMA III. They work to create their own in-house missions and provide users with great training missions…

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