We've been hard at work over the last few weeks on a new version of Gamersyde. The goal was to make a surprise launch for E3, and so I'm happy to report that we now have a public beta up and running. I know, this is a very web 2.0 way to do things, but in our case we still have some major issues to fix before the new site is ready for prime time (thanks for nothing IE7). So head on to the beta and enjoy the ride. Both versions will coexist nicely while sharing the same database until we feel confident the new site is up to our quality standards.
@GriftGFX: No no. They say: yes it is gambling, but we have to investigate further hoW EA does it to determine if it's gambling. It's a weird interview. (1 Hour ago)
They're probably struggling to understand how it's different from a variety of other products on their shelves. (2 Hours ago)
EA as 'randomised lootboxes'. I think the gaming industry has a strong lobby.... (3 Hours ago)
@Tiz: Just read an interview with the gambling commision on the lootboxes in BF2. They have to investigate if what EA offers really is based on chance. Wait, what? That is proven and is advertised by (3 Hours ago)
@droezelke: I hope they get addicted to them in the process. (5 Hours ago)
The Netherlands has startedan investigation into lootboxes. Also France is considering to research it. Great! (9 Hours ago)
it's honestly going to be hard to go back to playing it in flat mode. which reminds me, gotta get back to dirt rally in VR (11 Hours ago)