The Week That Was: Games (25/01/19)

25th January 2019


Reap rewards as Farming Simulator gets an eSports league

After testing the waters with last year’s Farming Simulator championship – in which hay bale stackin’ was the focus – Farming Simulator League has been born. GIANTS Software have teamed up with the likes of Logitech G, Intel, and Nitrado to bring the eSports experience to life. The league will have ten tournaments across Europe, seeing the best teams compete for prizes of up to £217,000! Talk about fields of gold!

Ubisoft changing Assassin’s Creed Odyssey DLC after Shadow Heritage’s Romance Controversy

After having more agency in their gender preferences throughout the sprawling world of Odyssey’s ancient Greece, players weren’t happy to see their Alexios/Kassandra enter a generic forced romance in the game’s Shadow Heritage DLC. Following a tsunami of player feedback, Ubisoft are altering the way aspects of the story play out to reflect the players romance choices more effectively!

Ancient Shark named after Galaga

Galaga, the classic 1981 arcade game, has become a part of a scientific discovery. A recently discovered ancient shark has been named the Galagadon, thanks to its Galaga shaped teeth!

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