Microsoft came under heavy fire this week when footage of Killer Instinct kicking gamers out of the middle of the match due to DRM caused a major ruckus. The news almost completely overshadowed Valve's second Steam sale this season and the final Steam sale of the year. It also arrived just in time for Bohemia Interactive to roll out the official standalone alpha release of DayZ, which has been met with a lot of positive praise and critical feedback... it is an alpha after all. These stories and more in this December 21st, 2013 edition of the Gaming Blend Weekly Recap.
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