Red Dead Online’s beta kicked off today, for players who own Red Dead Redemption 2’s Ultimate Edition. It’s an incredibly familiar experience, taking the first game’s online component and adding a healthy dose of story, survival, and shenanigans. It’s a bit barebones at the moment, but the foundation is strong.
Hey, remember Panasonic’s portable online gaming console, the Jungle? It’s inching closer to retail, after an email was sent out today to US customers who’d registered interest, offering them a test-run. “We’re doing something very different,” Panasonic wrote. [Bloomberg]
Dozens of Facebook applications, including Zynga’s wildly popular casual games FarmVille, Mafia Wars and FrontierVille, transmit user data in violation of the social network’s privacy settings, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal.