Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is out on the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One tomorrow (PS3 and Xbox 360 will have to wait for November 18th). More details about the Season Pass were unveiled, along with a trailer, earlier today!

Destiny: Patch 1.0.2

"Cayde-6 took the Cryptarch aside and showed him a sack of doorknobs.
He decoded that mystery pretty quickly."

Having played countless hours of Destiny since launch, this patch is near and dear to our hearts. Patch 1.0.2 – going live tomorrow morning – focuses on "the Cryptarch and Engram experience". Tired of getting ripped-off on your hard-earned Legendary engrams? No more.

PAYDAY 2: DLC Out Tomorrow

Here comes PAYDAY 2 with a splash of neon blood.

Available tomorrow, September 30th, you can jump into the fusion of PAYDAY 2 and Hotline Miami. For $7, you'll add a new heist, animal-themed masks, achievements, and eight weapons:

Wowhead Weekly: Episode 12

Join Olivia and Perculia once again for Wowhead Weekly: Episode 12! The two discuss several topics such as BlizzCon's virtual ticket items, the Patch 6.0.2 download, Garrison database updates, Draenor teleports and transportation, and more.

WildStar: State of the Game

It's been roughly three months since the Carbine Studios-developed MMORPG, WildStar, hit the shelves in early June. Within this time period, the game has had its fair share of ups and downs to say the least, and it should not surprise any MMORPG veteran that the team is constantly having to re-shape this sci-fantasy world based on continuous player feedback.

Through the epic world first raid boss kills, to the PvP balance conundrums, comes Carbines Product Director, Mike Donatelli, to discuss the current state of WildStar and what players can expect to see as the game moves forward.

New Wings of the Goddess Quest to be Added

 Though the events of the Crystal War and the events of the Wings of the Goddess expansion have passed, their impact continues to be felt to Final Fantasy XI to this very day. In the upcoming October version update, a brand new quest, "A Forbidden Reunion", is to be implemented, bringing forth a brand new story combining the Wings of Goddess storyline with the immensely popular Trust Initiative system!

Excited for this new quest? Let us know on the ZAM forums!

The Scrying Pool Comics: Town Clothes

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The Scrying Pool is a Guild Wars 2 column where I simply ask what if? Normally this is looking forward and what new features or story could come in a future update. For the first ever Scrying Pool Comic, I decided to take a look back at a system that was in Guild Wars 2, but was removed with the April 2014 Feature Pack.

Friday Update Arcade: Episode 4

Lindsay "geektr0n" Ferguson hosts ZAM's latest installment of Friday Update Arcade! Topics discussed are:

  • Blizzard announces that Project Titan is no more
  • League of Legends World Championship Series is underway
  • Steam pushes the "Discovery" update live
  • Curator pages are added to Steam
  • New games coming up!

Film Friday: Six New Trailers

Aren't Fridays the best? We think so. Here's six reasons why!

Introducing ZAM's Steam Curator Page

Most gamers love to play more than one genre, and the ZAM writing team is no different. We've created a curator page that you can follow on Steam to keep tabs on which games we're currently recommending. So far it has 30 diverse and fun games listed, and we'll continue to work on adding fresh recommendations to that list.