Entries in 'reviews' (14)
Xbox boss Phil Spencer has said that he believes in some instances consumer sites give games low review scores to try and generate traffic.
After that anger that greeted its recent changes, Valve has further tweaked Steam’s user review system.
One game saw its user review score change from a very decent 88 to a far less inspiring 14 following Valve’s changes to the user review system on Steam yesterday.
Customers who have obtained a game by redeeming a key as opposed to buying directly through Steam will no longer be able to attribute a score to their reviews.
Change.org has been home to many a noble venture, but perhaps this is the most heroic of all.
Valve has altered the way user reviews are accessed on Steam to separate newer and older entries.
Developer Harmonix has admitted that a number of its employees left positive reviews for its recent release Rock Band 4 on Amazon’s website.
US retail giant Amazon has issued a lawsuit against 1,114 people accused of posting fake product reviews on its website.
Reviews aggregation site Metacritic has a new rival in the video games space.
Developer RosePortal Games has had all user reviews wiped for its PC RPG Epic Quest of the 4 Crystals by Valve.
Develop MomoStorm Entertainment has caused a stir on Steam by saying it will hand out free game currency to those who post a review of its game Epic Cards Battles ...
Metacritic may be increasing falling out of favour, but Satoru Iwata is having none of it.
Metacritic data has shown that Nintendo titles had the highest average review score in 2014.
Times have changed. So goes the well-worn adage, and it holds as true for games retail as any other sector caught up in the digital revolution.