Hello and welcome to another GamesBeat weekly roundup! This time, Nintendo finally adopts PayPal support, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ first tournament was a success, and the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) organization is under fire for how it’s separating an esports tournament based on gender.

Oh, and don’t forget to check out our Madden NLF 18 guide for the franchise mode if you plan to pick up this year’s football game!


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Above: The third-person observer cam in PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.

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Above: Fighting feels different in Assassin’s Creed: Origins.

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