Monolith Productions Articles
Not all GOG games are properly DRM free titles like advertised
GOG has had rough patches over the years over allegations of their DRM free tenets being false. One has occurred recently when a user checked out GOG's version of F.E.A.R. Platinum and found it had active SecuROM in the expansions.
Monolith Soft are recruiting staff for a new Legend of Zelda game
Monolith Soft, a Japanese developer and the creators of Xenoblade series are hiring staff to work on a new Legend of Zelda game. In a post on their official website, the developer listed a variety of open positions for a new Zelda project.
Shadow of War has a new DLC pack and a bunch of free updates
Middle-earth: Shadow of War got its Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion pack. The pack brings the Slaughter tribe, new missions, a new fortress theme and more. Additional free updates are part of the not-so-free portion of the content.
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War does away with microtransactions
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War's latest update has brought about a plethora of changes to Monolith's game, including the removal of microtransactions, which means that the game is finally doing away with all the pay-to-win mechanisms.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 upcoming difficulty changes leaked
Xenoblade Chronicles 2's upcoming Torna ~The Golden Country DLC will arrive after an update on 13 September 2018 bringing scaling difficulty changes. By scaling, we don't mean automatically updated, but literal sliders for difficulty.
Middle Earth: Shadow of War DLC is going full Just Cause mode
Middle Earth: Shadow of War's DLC Desolation of Mordor has a new trailer showcasing some of the new features, characters and gameplay. Monolith Productions may have gone overboard with this one, thanks to canon breaking parachutes.
Middle Earth: Shadow of War dumps microtransactions six months into life cycle
Even though Monolith's latest forum post mostly echoes what the Middle-earth: Shadow of War's player base has been droning on about since launch, it's certainly never too late to hear about developers who are ditching microtransactions.
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War's Denuvo is de-gone
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War's Denuvo software was cracked in less than 24 hours. At the end of September Total War: Warhammer 2 was cracked in only eight hours. Players have found that certain games performed worse due to the inclusion of Denuvo, as was the case with recent releases like Sonic Mania.
Do Balrogs fit into loot boxes? - New Shadow of War trailer
The latest bit of promo material for Middle-earth: Shadow of War teases the less sentient and more primal creatures inhabiting the game's world. It also rekindles the age old question of "Can a fire be put out by dry leaves?"
Why Shadow of War's Shelob is a woman - a theory
Talking to Eurogamer, Monolith's creative vice president Michael de Plater has tried to explain why Shelob has foregone her giant spider form in order to appear as a dressed-up Liv Tyler lookalike. The cause for this may be a lot simpler than Monolith would have you believe.
Destiny 2: Cold Boot got bugged on the array objective? Here is a fix11
Destiny 2: Cold Boot got bugged on the array objective? Here is a fix
One of the first missions in Destiny 2 can get bugged and prevent your progress. Thankfully, there is a quick way to solve it and move forward.
How to find GTA Online crime scenes for Service Carbine easily11
How to find GTA Online crime scenes for Service Carbine easily
GTA Online players looking to score a new rifle might have some trouble getting the parts for it but here is a quick guide on how to maximise your chances of running into them.
Escape from Tarkov: All you need to know about drop flares11
Escape from Tarkov: All you need to know about drop flares
What is the difference between red and green flare? How do you fire a flare? Why don't flares work in offline mode? Check out the answers to all of these FAQ questions.
New World: All Greatsword abilties revealed11
New World: All Greatsword abilties revealed
Greatsword is already on New World PTR, which means we get to check out the abilities and how it will work when the weapon arrives to live servers.
Cyberpunk 2077: How to fix startup crashes after the 1.5 update11
Cyberpunk 2077: How to fix startup crashes after the 1.5 update
With every Cyberpunk's update, a new series of bug and glitches appear, and CD Project continues to chase its tail through spaghetti code
How to save Trever in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous11
How to save Trever in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous
Trever Vaenic is an enigma that is mentioned in Act 2 but the culmination doesn't happen until Act 4. However, you will need to be careful at all times not to pick wrong choices if you want to save him.
League of Legends - K'Sante Release Date Revealed With New Skin11
League of Legends - K'Sante Release Date Revealed With New Skin
We are eagerly awaiting the release of the new top lane champion, which should return the lane back to its old ways. When is the champion getting released though?
The Division 2 Season 10 and Season 11 release dates revealed; Year 5 coming in 202311
The Division 2 Season 10 and Season 11 release dates revealed; Year 5 coming in 2023
Ubisoft have shared an updated The Division 2 roadmap today, confirming the release dates for Season 10 and Season 11 as well as announcing Year 5 of content.
Escape from Tarkov: Is the bitcoin farm worth it in 2022?11
Escape from Tarkov: Is the bitcoin farm worth it in 2022?
Is it worth investing in bitcoin farm is one of the most asked questions by experienced Tarkov players, especially now with the Crypto market crashing. Check out our take on it.
League of Legends - Where are the Nasus Buffs in Patch 12.1811
League of Legends - Where are the Nasus Buffs in Patch 12.18
If you've read the patch notes for League of Legends patch 12.18, you can see Nasus getting a buff in the highlights. But no details on said buffs, nor are they present in the game.