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  1. Star Wars: Battlefront 2 drops in-game microtransactionsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | Nag.blog

    Less than 12 parsecs* before it launched today, EA and DICE apparently - and maybe unexpectedly? - dumped Star Wars: Battlefront 2's controversial real-cash-for-galactic-cash purchases entirely, owning up to accusations that these "potentially" constitute a pay-to-win system. It's a win for the Rebellion.

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  2. EA has switched off Star Wars Battlefront 2's microtransactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Eurogamer

    EA has switched off Star Wars Battlefront 2's microtransactions following the intense furore over their implementation into the game. The ability to buy loot boxes with real-world money disappeared from the Origin, PlayStation and Microsoft stores in the early hours of this morning.

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  3. The Sims 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | GiantBomb.com

    The fourth instalment of the main Sims franchise, released in 2014 on PC and Mac & 2017 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The Sims 4 is an upcoming simulation game, and the fourth major entry in the worldwide hit franchise The Sims , currently being developed by Maxis Software and set to be published by Electronic Arts in 2014 for the PC and Mac platforms. The game was revealed on May 6th 2013 in a blog post on the official EA blog, the Beat .

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  4. Star Wars Battlefront IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | GiantBomb.com

    EA's second Star Wars Battlefront will feature cross-era characters and locations from the original, prequel and sequel Star Wars movie trilogies, multiplayer character classes, and a story-driven single-player campaign. EA's second Star Wars Battlefront game will feature new locations, additional hero characters, and some sort of single-player campaign element.

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  5. After friend's death, Brown fuels Celtics win over WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving, right, hugs teammate Jaylen Brown after defeating the Golden State Warriors 92-88 during an NBA basketball game in Boston, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. , The Associated Press BOSTON - Hours before the Celtics took the court Thursday night to protect their winning streak against the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors, Jaylen Brown was walking around in a fog.

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  6. Online video games reclaim spotlight at Korea's biggest game conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Korea Herald

    Online video games have been slowly losing ground in the increasingly mobile-driven gaming sector, but they made a colorful return to the spotlight at South Korea's biggest game convention G-Star this week. At the G-Star 2017 that kicked off in Busan on Thursday, hundreds of visitors have been lining up to check out newly showcased PC online games such as Nexon's "FIFA Online 4," while cheering on professional gamers at live esports tournaments.

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  7. Star Wars video game maker apologizes after uproar from fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | CNN

    ... are required to have a license. Minors and people with gambling addiction problems are not allowed to play. Electronic Arts has dismissed the idea that its game falls into that category, saying that the "mechanics of Star Wars Battlefront II are not ...

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  8. Battlefront 2 pay-to-win backlash continues to grow and multiply in sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Nag.blog

    ... comment in internet history on Reddit. Blizzard poked fun at them. In an interview with DualShockers, Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen told DualShockers that Battlefront 2's future will be an evolving story, and that they're not settled on the ...

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  9. Wild's young defensemen beginning to emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Star Tribune

    Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk celebrates with teammates Chris Stewart , Marcus Foligno , Jonas Brodin and Matt Dumba But another key development for the Wild of late has been the play of their young defensemen, who helped make that shutout streak possible. . Dumba, who scored his first goal Thursday, brings more offensive flair than his partner, but Brodin entered the game ranked third among NHL defensemen with a plus-11 rating.

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  10. Little scores winner in shootout, Jets rally past Flyers 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Island Packet

    Bryan Little scored the deciding goal in a shootout and the Winnipeg Jets rallied from a two-goal deficit to defeat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Thursday night. Mark Scheifele tied it 2-all when he scored with 49 seconds left in the third period with Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck pulled for an extra attacker.

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  11. The new 'Star Wars' game temporarily removed the feature that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    Game publisher EA has temporarily removed microtransactions from "Star Wars Battlefront 2," the flagship new "Star Wars" game launching on Friday.

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  12. Star Wars: Battlefront 2 in-game purchases suspended, for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | SlashGear.com

    Rebels can rejoice and celebrate as their days of virtual protests have created enough disturbance in the Force to force the Empire of Arts to relent and reconsider its bid for supremacy and money. It, however, be too soon to call it a complete victory, as the Empire ominously hints that it will be back, but perhaps in a way that will catch gamers unaware.

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  13. Star Wars Battlefront 2 players took on EA, and wonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Polygon

    The microtransactions are gone from Star Wars Battlefront 2 , at least for the moment. The fans, with their days, if not weeks, of outrage over the paid content, have won their fight against Electronic Arts.

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  14. 'Star Wars Battlefront II' (ALL) Temporarily Turns Off MicrotransactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WorthPlaying

    ... and play as other iconic Star Wars heroes and villains like Luke Skywalker and Kylo Ren during the campaign. Electronic Arts is having a bit of a rocky pre-launch start with all sorts of drama due to the Loot Crates and Progression feedback from ...

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  15. Staying Sharp: Chicago Blackhawks veteran remains positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Daily Herald

    Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Sharp waits for the face off during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Raleigh, N.C. Patrick Sharp waits for the faceoff during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Raleigh, N.C. Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Denver. The Avalanche won 6-3.

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  16. Star Wars Battlefront 2 ditches real-money currency hours before launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Polygon

    Electronic Arts confirmed in a blog post that it will remove "all in-game purchases" for the time being, following a week of furious criticism regarding Battlefront 2 's economy and progression system . Oskar Gabrielson, general manager of development studio DICE, acknowledged widespread backlash for the game's economy at launch.

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  17. AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.11.2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | AnandTech

    Just ahead of tomorrow's Star Wars Battlefront II release, AMD has released Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.11.2, bringing game support to Battlefront II as well as a number of bug fixes. 17.11.2 comes as a more minor update, with the highlighted fixes largely targeting Radeon Software issues .

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  18. PS4 Pro Star Wars Battlefront 2 Edition UnboxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | IGN

    Check out the new Star Wars branded PlayStation 4 Pro console complete with a themed controller and a copy of the Elite Trooper Deluxe Edition of Star Wars Battlefront 2.

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  19. Nashville Predators: The Scandinavian Shot Suppression TwinsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | Predlines

    One thing has stood out to me over the past few Nashville Predators games. Miikka Salomaki and Calle Jarnkrok can shut high danger forwards down.

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  20. You won't believe how much money or time it will take to unlock all Star Wars Battlefront 2 contentRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | TechSpot

    ... been turning record profits using this device and it has become the bane of many gamers on numerous forums. Electronic Arts recently lowered the costs associated with earning or purchasing heroes in Battlefront 2 due to severe player backlash on ...

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