By Gregg Dietz
BOOK YOUR HOTEL BEFORE MAY 11TH TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THEIR SPECIAL RATES
HOTELS ON SALE NOW
OFFICIAL HOTELS & AIRLINES
OFFICIAL FAN EXPO STORE
By Gregg Dietz
Rocket League fans can now download the highly-anticipated basketball-inspired Hoops mode today, April 26, for FREE! In addition, an officially-licensed "NBA Flag Pack," containing the logos of all 30 NBA teams represented as in-game flags, is also available for sale as premium DLC.
The new Hoops update is FREE on Xbox One, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, and Windows PC via Steam and includes a free NBA logo flag for all players.
Rocket League Hoops comes with a FREE new arena called "Dunk House," where the net itself can be used as a ramp for the ball, and Aerials and wall-play is the key to victory.
The NBA Flag Pack is now available for $1.99 USD (or regional equivalent) and gives players immediate access to all 30 NBA team flags.
By Gregg Dietz
THE CHAMPIONS OF PANZER SHOWDOWN HAS BEEN DECIDED!
The Remnant are the Clear Victors of Armored Warfare’s Panzer Showdown Event!
In Amsterdam, The Netherlands on April 26, 2016, Developer Obsidian Entertainment and global publisher My.com reveal the final results of the Panzer Showdown event. Three mercenary factions from Germany have fought a brutal and dirty war on modern battlefields, in an attempt to outperform the other teams.
Panzer Showdown final scores:
The Remnant – 3,642,253,576 Reputation Points
The Maulers – 1,855,015,286 Reputation Points
The Bulwark – 1,564,056,002 Reputation Points
Winners of Round three: The Remnant
To read the full lore results to the event please click HERE: aw.my.com/gb/news/general/panzer-showdown-results
Armored Warfare is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online tactical military game that puts the player into the world of modern warfare. In Armored Warfare, players get a chance to try the most powerful tools of destruction invented by mankind – from modern main battle tanks to scouts and wheeled vehicles. Using modern defense systems like anti-missile protection and smoke grenades, various types of armor and ammunition, players can jump into fast paced battles both in PVP mode and a vast amount of PVE missions.
Download Armored Warfare for free today, visit: aw.my.com. To learn more about Armored Warfare, please visit aw.my.com, ‘Like’ it on Facebook, and follow its development on Twitter @ArmoredWar for all the latest developer updates and news.
By Gregg Dietz (@ChubRockGeek)
Independent developer Psyonix has announced that on April 26th, fans of Rocket League will be able to download for free the highly anticipated Hoops Mode on Xbox One, PS4 and PC. Fans can also download the "NBA Flag Pack" for $1.99. This contains all 30 NBA teams which allows everyone to represent their favorites.
Following the positive community reaction to the "Snow Day" Hockey Mode released late last year, Psyonix's new Hoops mode adds a basketball twist to the wildly-successful soccer-meets-driving concept. In addition to the mode itself, Rocket League Hoops will also come with a FREE new arena called "Dunk House," where the net itself can be used as a ramp for the ball.
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As hotel reservations begin to fill up vacancies at the main hotels, information on "overflow" hotels have been released for your booking pleasure. You can visit the location page for more information.
- Comfort Inn: $105/night. Shuttle leaves at :10 and :40. Free Hot Deluxe Breakfast. Free WIFI. Free
Parking. In-room Microwaves and Refrigerators.
- Chicago Marriott Suites O'hare: $119/night for suite style rooms.
- Embassy Suites: $129/night for king suite style rooms with included breakfast and reception.
- DoubleTree: $119/night.
Also, details on registration rates and times. You can register here.
$50.00 until May 20, 2016
$55.00 May 20 - Jun 20, 2016
$60.00 Starts Jun. 20, 2016
$125.00 Platinum Registration
Lastly, the Pillowcases return for the fifth year in a row to rock the convention with covers from The Pillows, like Ride on a Shooting Star from FLCL. Perfect timing with the announcement of FLCL's second season on Cartoon Network.