Diablo 3 on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 will be playable offline, according to an interview reported by Eurogamer. The interview is no longer available, but Sony’s John Hight is said to have mentioned offline play briefly before being interrupted. The news makes sense in a console context but the Mac and PC versions of Diablo 3 famously require always-on Internet in order to help keep it free from hacks and cheats, something the real-money Auction House requires. The console version will have a number of interesting features and has not been dated.
Rainbow Six Siege is one of the most punishing and inaccessible shooters available today. A big part of that is very much by design, but the game makes little effort to rope in new players.
A $50,000 PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds tournament will be hosted through G:loot’s Global Loot League.
Final Fantasy 7 Remake concept art from Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Exhibition makes its way online
Concept art of Final Fantasy 7 Remake is currently on display at Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Exhibition in Japan. Images of the exhibit have been posted online.
Blizzard has launched an official Overwatch League app which keeps track of the latest scores and standings, as well as live streaming and storing VODs of esports events.
Blizzard is spending more time attempting to fix the Overwatch community than improving the game.
Xbox Live Deals: This week's Deals with Gold and Spotlight sales are live, discounts on Diablo 3, Shantae, more
The Deals with Gold and Spotlight sales for the first week of 2018 are here, and there’re a few good games on offer.
If you missed out on Diablo 3’s retro event, Darkening of Tristram, the last time it was available, you have another chance this year.