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The Daily Moot (4/8/19)

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1. Overwatch: Storm Rising Event Announced

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The next Overwatch event has been announced and is set to begin next week. Blizzard took to Twitter to release a teaser video for Overwatch: Storm Rising, which looks to be the next lore-based PvE event like Retribution and Uprising. In the video, it is revealed that Tracer, Winston, Mercy, and Genji will attempt to take down Doomfist’s accountant Maximilian. Storm Rising starts on April 16th and lasts until May 6th.

  2. Apex Legends May Start Punishing Leavers   We reported on Apex Legends stressful patch release last week. The update, which was meant to be small, temporarily reset the account of everyone who downloaded it. While that has since been fixed, it was not the only thing that slipped into the update. There was also briefly a feature that made quitters wait up to 5 minutes between matches after preemptively leaving games. This feature has ALSO been reverted, but it shows Respawn is exploring ways to discourage players from leaving matches before they should.

  3. World of Warcraft Classic PvP Plan Revealed   World of Warcraft Classic is a throwback to the game’s original release, with very limited modern touches. About a month ago Blizzard revealed their plan for content updates post release, but they remained silent on PvP (player versus player) content until this morning. When the game releases, PvP will exist but only informally. Over time, battlegrounds and rewards will be rolled out in a way that mirrors the initial vanilla WoW experience. You can read the entire plan in the post below.

  4. Steam Flags Angry Borderlands 2 Reviews as “Off-Topic”   When Borderlands 3 was announced as an Epic Games Store exclusive, many outraged PC gamers took to Steam to express their discontent. Borderlands 1 and 2 were both bombarded with negative reviews on Steam from April 3rd through April 6th. Utilizing a new feature, Steam has tagged these negative reviews as “largely unrelated to the likelihood that you would enjoy the product.” In other words, they have nothing to do with the game itself. The tagged negative reviews do not affect the game’s scores, although they are still available to read.

  5. Black Ops 4 Combat Record is Now Accessible   Combat Record is a feature that lets you view personal stats for different weapons and attachment. The feature has been in every Call of Duty title since the original Black Ops in 2010. Well, Combat Record has finally come to Black Ops 4 but unfortunately not in the way many players wanted. You can only access your Combat Record via the game’s official companion app.

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  • Cryosphere LV.22 Insomniac Apr 9, 2019, 06:13 AM

    Still waiting for it to be free on psn or xbox, then I'll hit that game hard.

  • TearOutMyEyes LV.5 Lurker Apr 9, 2019, 09:42 AM

    Which one?

  • Cryosphere LV.22 Insomniac Apr 9, 2019, 09:49 AM


  • TearOutMyEyes LV.5 Lurker Apr 9, 2019, 09:54 AM

    I don't think it will become free, man. It's just too popular. I could be wrong, but normally games doing that well for so long don't get given away. I would encourage you to find it on sale or something though for a cheaper price, it really is a fun game. But also, there's not enough variety to warrant a 40 dollar price tag.

  • StormbladeX69 (XBL) verified LV.28 Shadow Apr 9, 2019, 06:29 AM


  • NO NAME verified Apr 9, 2019, 09:24 AM

    1st 1st 1st 1st (btw this is a joke)

  • Nathan Lund LV.4 Lurker Apr 9, 2019, 09:42 AM


  • Atlantis LV.3 Mootiversary! Apr 9, 2019, 09:54 AM

    Meh, bring retribution back.

  • Andrew Cesar LV.2 Lurker Apr 9, 2019, 10:04 AM

    Nna yong boy

  • Tried_lofii LV.3 Professional Noob Apr 9, 2019, 11:21 AM


  • big pepe LV.1 Mootie Apr 14, 2019, 06:08 AM