Consolidate, the Swedish eSports event, has added Modern Warfare 3 to the event alongside previously announced titles Gears of War 3, Super Street Fighter IV and FIFA 12. Prizes include items from Plantronics, as well as 15,000 SEK in prize money to be shared with the winners in the individual games. Consolidate will be held in Sesamgallerian, Östra Storgatan, Jönköping, Sweden next month. Thanks, MCV.
Here’s a Black Friday 2017 circular many of us have been waiting for: Newegg
Battlefield 1: Turning Tides early access listed for December 11 on official website before being pulled
Two weeks early access to the Turning Tides expansion for Battlefield 1 is set to kick off on December 11, apparently.
The 2017 Golden Joystick Awards winners have been announced, with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild taking home the ultimate prize.
Consolidate ESports Event
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Gears Of War 3
Microsoft is celebrating the two year anniversary of its Games with Gold program by offering two free games on Xbox One every month.
Video games have been implicated in a violent assault by a teenage boy on an online gaming buddy.