Jack Waibel

Jack Waibel is a husband, dungeon master, and lifelong gamer. He's tapped more land cards than modern science can measure and looks forward to the day he turns 10 and can begin his Pokemon journey.


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Study Shows Loot Boxes Linked With Problematic Gambling in Minors

A recent study published in the Royal Society Open Science warns of a strong link between loot box spending and problem gambling in minors. The paper, titled “Adolescents and loot…

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KekRaptor: Overwatch Lucio-Oh’s Review – This Cereal Needs a Nerf

As a lover of colorful hero shooters, I’m naturally a huge Overwatch fan. And as a 8 year old child trapped in the body of an adult man, I am…

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UK Committee Grills EA and Epic Games On Loot Boxes, Game Addiction

On Wednesday, representatives from Epic Games and EA met with the United Kingdom Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media, and Sports Committee to speak on the topic of immersive and addictive technologies,…

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Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers Outlines Post-Launch Content, Crafting Updates, Finally More Glamour

On June 15th, Square Enix hosted the 52nd Letter from the Producer Live, in which producer Naoki Yoshida outlined some of the early post-launch patch plans for Final Fantasy XIV’s…

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Ubisoft Faces Backlash in China for Allegedly Political Watch Dogs: Legion Ad

Ubisoft apologized last week after receiving a wave of backlash on Chinese social media. The backlash comes from an advertisement for the upcoming Watch Dogs: Legion which many interpreted as…

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Mortal Kombat 11’s Ranked Mode is Out Tomorrow, Shang Tsung Too

Earlier today, Warner Bros. Entertainment and developer NetherRealm Studios announced that Kombat League, Mortal Kombat 11‘s ranked matchmaking mode, will be releasing tomorrow, June 18th. Warner Bros. released a new…

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Nintendo Direct E3 2019 – Platinum Games Shows Off More Astral Chain

At this E3 2019’s Nintendo Direct, Platinum Games showed off a new trailer and more gameplay of the upcoming Astral Chain, an anime-style sci-fi action game. The trailer showed off more…

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Nintendo Direct E3 2019 – No More Heroes 3 Announced

Travis Touchdown is back, and he’s got more fight in him then ever. At their E3 2019 Nintendo Direct, developer Grasshopper Manufacture officially announced the development of No More Heroes…

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Nintendo Direct E3 2019 – The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics Announced

At their E3 Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced a new tactics game based off of Netflix’s upcoming The Dark Crystal prequel series. Titled The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics, the…

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Ubisoft E3 2019 – Ubisoft Announces Subscription Service UPlay+

At their E3 press conference today, Ubisoft announced a new subscription service (as was previously leaked) for their expansive games catalog called UPlay+. Brenda Panagrossi, VP of Platform and Product…