Ys Net Readdressed Shenmue 3 Refund Controversy

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After Ys Net announced that they won’t refund their fan funded game, Shenmue 3, for Epic Games Store exclusivity change, developer posted an update saying that they’ll now accept refund.

However, it turned out that Epic Games is covering up all the cost of the refund. Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney also announced that they will also cover the cost of any future crowdfunded games for switching to it’s store.

Backers also can request a PS4 code instead of an Epic Games Store code, or request a Steam code which will be available one year after launch.

New Ghost Recon Title Announced; And There’ll be No Steam Release

Ubisoft revealed new Tom Clancy’s title, Ghost Recon Breakpoint. But yet again, it will skip Steam in favor of Epic Games Store.

Earlier this year, Ubisoft has mentioned that “additional select titles” would be exclusive to the Epic Games Store throughout 2019. And since, all of the three “major” release — The Division 2, Anno 1800, and Ghost Recon Breakpoint — has been announced to be Epic Games Store exclusive.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint will release on October 4 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Epic Games CEO Want to Become A Thanos in The Game Industry

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CEO of the Epic Games, Tim Sweeney, revealed his plan to become a Thanos of the PC gaming industry by “perfectly” balancing revenue share, cutting it more than a half.

Tim Sweeney said on Twitter that if Steam follows their 88/12 revenue share model, they will “retreat from exclusives and consider putting our own games on Steam” and it would be “a glorious moment in the history of PC gaming.

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Borderlands 3 Announced to Be Epic Games Exclusive; Steam Review Bomb Removed

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2K Games has announced that Borderlands 3 will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store on PC, but only for a limited period of time. 2K Games stated that the game will arrive on other store in April of 2020.

Of course, after 2K announced exclusive deal with Epic, people started review bombing Borderlands 2 on Steam. But Valve‘s new anti-review bomb system removed those — over 4000 reviews — from rating, making the first case of “off-topic reviews” marking.

Borderlands 3 will release on PC, PS4, and Xbox One on September 13.