All publications for 20.09.2021
EA to implement Preview Packs in FIFA 22, allowing players to look inside loot boxes
After years of being criticized for its loot boxes policy, Electronic Arts has decided to make the so-called “Preview Packs” a permanent feature in FIFA 22. These packs let players look at all specific items inside loot boxes before buying them.
Single skeleton for all characters and other technical details of King’s Bounty II
1C Entertainment technical art director Alexey Vlasov has shared some details about the development of King’s Bounty II. The main production took only about two years, so it was a challenge for the whole team to make everything on time and optimize the game for all platforms.
Blackbird conducting internal investigation in wake of harassment allegations against Jennifer Scheurle
Blackbird Interactive CEO and founder Rob Cunningham revealed that the studio is investigating if any cases of emotional abuse and manipulation have taken place at the studio. This is in response to the harassment allegations against Jennifer Scheurle, who joined the studio in January 2021.