What Sony and Microsoft Partnership Opens Door To the Future?

What Sony and Microsoft Partnership Opens Door To the Future

Sony and Microsoft partnership

Sony and Microsoft partnership was announced in May 2019. Two tech giants decided to end the console war rivalry and work together. Microsoft and Sony were competitors for centuries. These two were like siblings fighting for what is best in the business. Also they’re known for in the video game industry. It’s started in early 2000s went PlayStation 2 and original Xbox consoles. Transition to Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 for fierce competition. I owned Xbox and PlayStation throughout my childhood. Two see these guys work together for cloud-based gaming. Brings tears into my eyes, it could open doors to many things. Will we see more cross-play games like Apex Legends and Realm Royale? The possibilities are endless and for the future. What about developing new consoles? PlayStation 5 is on the way as we speak.

Sony vs Microsoft

 

Sony and Microsoft is developing AI and looking out for content creators. Content creators like myself shapes the future of gaming. I hope we see a new platform like Twitch and YouTube one day. Google did announce a new streaming platform called Stadia. Stadia is a cloud gaming service that support YouTube and Google Chrome functionality. Games can go up to 60 fps and 4-8K resolution with 120 frames. It comes with a USB controller and features Google Assistant. Assistant will automatically search videos related to the game. That’s what the AI is for just like Microsoft Azure. Microsoft Azure is a framework that help expanded your business and building a secure solutions around the world. Azure is more like Google but technical.

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Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Classes Guide and Variants

Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Classes Guide and Variants

What type of classes in Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2?

Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2 classes is more robust than its predecessor. There is a vast range of classes in this installment. Each class have tiers and unique abilities to turn the tide. Two class are represented in this series. Plants class ranges from healer and frontline. Zombie’s class is close range and mobility. Let’s start with plants, starting from pea class. Pea class abilities are long range shooter and maneuvering. The pea have three skills cannon (which cost 60 % damage), gatling, a turret-like attack and super pea jump. Super pea jump makes you move fast and jump higher. Pea class have different variations such as toxic, roc, fire and ice. This class is great to start with. If you are a long ranger player.

peashooter plants vs zombies garden warfare 2

Corn class is long and mid range. The corn class have abilities such as Butter Barrage, Shuck Shot and Hush hop. Butter Barrage can take out multiple enemies and great for capturing points. Hush Hop is jumping over your enemy and shooting them. Shuck Shot deals 80% damage and takes 8 minutes to charge up. Different variants of corn class is much faster than kernel. BBQ corn rapid-fire guns could burn enemies and reduce health.

Types of class variants in PVZGW2

plants vs zombies garden warfare 2 kernel corn

Mob Corn is faster rapid-fire attacks. Depending on what corn classes to use like agent, party and commando corn. This class is another great addition for the plant class. Sunflower class would be a healer and attacker. This class provides healing and offense in this game. Its abilities Solar Flare Beam (similar to pea’s gatling), Heal Flower and Heal Beam. If you want to be a healer and support your team. Make sure to pick this class. Try out others such as alien, vampire, fire and metal sunflower.

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Final Fantasy VII – Save The Planet’s Energy Video Game Review

Final Fantasy VII – Save The Planet’s Energy Video Game Review

What is Final Fantasy VII?

Final Fantasy VII is an role-playing game by Square Enix. It’s considered to be one of the best Final Fantasy games. FFVII has a cult-following and getting a remake soon. The game is engrave in my childhood from early 90s. PS1 was basely JRPG heavy and brought remarkable IPS from developers. Final Fantasy is one of the popular video game franchises to date. Square Enix hired some unique talent staff Nobuo Uematsu, Hironobu Sakaguchi and Tetsuya Nomura. Don’t worry you will heard these names went Final Fantasy name brought up. FFVII’s plot is about mercenary named Cloud Strife. Cloud join a eco-terrorist named AVALANCHE. AVALANCHE’s main mission is to stop megacorpation called Shinra from stealing planet’s energy. Clould meets characters that will help save planet’s lifeforce and bring down Shinra.

Final Fantasy Vii gameplay

FFVII is known for memorial characters and breathtaking story-telling. The storyline shifts between tragic and melodramatic. There is loads of characters that have a story arc. Barret Wallace backstory is about his friend Dyne and being a father. Tifa Lockhart’s past is about Sephiroth killing her father and getting revenge. Red XIII have a stray relationship with his father. Aerith Gainsborough finds out she is last surviving Cetra. The major main antagonist Sephiroth want to get a new world with Jenova.

Final Fantasy VII cloud past

Cloud wants to be like Sephiroth but changes his mind. Each character feels deep and have a connection with one other. There are lighter tone throughout course of the game.  Square Enix team slowly translate between 2D and 3D models. Did you know Final Fantasy consider to be on Nintendo 64? Staff didn’t think it wouldn’t work, N64 lacks frame rate and storage.

Final Fantasy VII opening

 

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Open and Closed Beta Gaming – Playing Ahead of People

Open Beta

What is Open and Closed Beta?

Nowadays in video games, developers put out an open beta for players to experience game and provide feedback. Closed betas contains number of bugs performance and release to a restricted group by invitation. It’s pretty much like you are the developer and giving feedback. What needs to be fix for the final version. An open beta is released to anyone who is interested and can report bugs or issues with the game. Open and closed beta is two different things.

7 Days to Die

If you play ever a closed or open beta you are ahead into the game. When the final version comes out you will see player a higher rank than you. For example, open betas like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Paladins: Champions of the Realm, Paragon, 7 Days to Die, Brawlhalla and more. I like to use a anime example Sword Art Online’s Kirito, Kirito was a beta tester for SAO and he level up so fast that other players despise him.

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Free Vs Buying Video Games – What Do You Preference?

Free Video Games

What is the difference between free vs buying video games?

Do you have enough money to buy a video game? Are planning buying a $59.99 video game? Do you want more free game to save money? Well that’s are the question that you are pondering to ask. Let me tell you about what the difference between getting a free video game than buying one. Free video games is on what you find on the internet such as PSN, Xbox Store, Dojin and Steam. The company understands that players don’t have the funds to get the games that you wanted. Sometimes free-to-play games are mostly MMO, shooter and sometimes different genres. It depends on the value of the game such as content, graphics and replayable. Buying a game is helping the company generated revenue for the product. When you buy from online gaming outlets or retail part of the proceeds go between the merchants and video game companies.

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