It's a scary, exciting day for Turn 10 Studios: today is the launch of Forza Horizon 2. It's pulling in solid scores, confidently resting at 86 with a few 100s – similar reception to its predecessor. Only a handful of racing games are available on Xbox One, so it's looking like a great pick-up.
Eorzea Examiner #24: FFXIV on the Road12 hours ago by Dordinn
Hello and welcome to the 24th edition of the Eorzea Examiner, ZAM's column on Square Enix'sFinal Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. For this week's column, we're looking at FFXIV's mobile extensions: smartphone applications. Unfortunately for all of us, there comes a time when we must step away from our PC or console and venture into the real world, be it for work, school or just to grab food. This may have been a problem with early MMOs, but these days many MMO players have a smartphone at their side. These mini-computers have the power to keep you connected to your friends both in the real world as well as your friends in Eorzea through web access and dedicated applications. The options available from Square Enix right now are a step in the right direction, but there's plenty of room for improvement.
Job Adjustments13 hours 13 minutes ago by Vlorsutes
Job adjustments are plentiful in the upcoming October version update of Final Fantasy XI. Several jobs will see their primary weapon skill ranks increased to A + levels, a number of revisions will be made to various job abilities and spells for jobs such as Warrior and Blue Mage, a brand new job trait to allow for Shuriken attacks during auto-attack for Ninja is to be implemented, new job abilities for Geomancer and Summoner are to be added, and long-awaited Atomos avatar will finally be made summonable!
For a full list of the upcoming job adjustments, be sure to check below the break. Excited for the upcoming job adjustments? Let us know what ones piqued your interest over on the ZAM forums!
Hinterland offered ZAM review codes to check out the game in this Early Access stage. Check out our impressions below, but keep in mind that they are from the alpha build of the game's sandbox mode and do not reflect the final build of the game.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass1 day 8 hours ago by Cyliena
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is out on the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One tomorrow (PS3 and Xbox 360 will have to wait for November 18th). More details about the Season Pass were unveiled, along with a trailer, earlier today!
"Cayde-6 took the Cryptarch aside and showed him a sack of doorknobs. He decoded that mystery pretty quickly."
Having played countless hours of Destiny since launch, this patch is near and dear to our hearts. Patch 1.0.2 – going live tomorrow morning – focuses on "the Cryptarch and Engram experience". Tired of getting ripped-off on your hard-earned Legendary engrams? No more.