smashed its $21 and $22 million stretch goals this week, adding the salvaging profession to the game and a facial capture system to the developer's toolbox. The Next Great Starship design contest was also launched this week, offering players the chance to get their ship design featured in the game and win a prize of $30,000.
Datamining from the latest Diablo III
test build shows that the previously considered stat caps may no longer be added in the Reaper of Souls
expansion, lifesteal may be nerfed, and a new difficulty mode called Torment could be on its way. Path of Exile
revealed that two new four-month-long challenge leagues will start when the game officially launches on October 23rd, and developers answered over 100 questions from fans.
League of Legends
players on the EU West servers have started a petition demanding compensation for recent server trouble, and new champion Jinx was released this week. SMITE
raised over $12,000 for charity with a recent event and overhauled character Hel, the goddess of the underworld. Heroes of Newerth
got a new announcer pack voiced by none other than Samuel L. Jackson, and developers on mobile game Dungeon Defenders II
have dropped its competitive MOBA element in favour of creating a true sequel to the original game.