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The Community Spotlight - 12/10/2016

The Community Spotlight - 12/10/2016 Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week.No, this is all about highlighting the best the Giant Bomb community has to offer this week.

Steep review: 'A peaceful distraction that eventually wears thin'

Steep review: 'A peaceful distraction that eventually wears thin' Whether or not you sign up for that old adage, it’s clear that Steep is the perfect game for the winter.It’s also clear from the opening few races that this is a labour of love for Ubisoft Annecy.

New Charity Pet: Mischief, Now Available

New Charity Pet: Mischief, Now Available It was that a new pet would be available from the Blizzard Store this winter, and that pet has arrived —!This little fel kitten is sure to liven up any collection.

Fiendish Imp — Pet of the Month: October 2016

Fiendish Imp — Pet of the Month: October 2016 1, but pet collectors have been clearing out the Legion's presence from Medivh's old home for years.The Fiendish Imp is a battle pet that drops from , an optional boss in the (not to be confused with the 5-man Mythic dungeon version new to Patch 7.

Pet Battle Royale: Feast Fight - Who won?

Though the leftovers have all been eaten, this grudge match is far from over.This food fight was a runaway victory for everyone's favorite potbelly stove from the start.

Pet Battle Royale: Faction Flying Fight

Pet Battle Royale: Faction Flying Fight While pet battling can be a good time, sometimes it's a lot of fun to think how our favorite companions might fare in a different kind of fight.Here, we present different battle pets and then you, the WarcraftPets community, vote to determine the winner.

BlizzCon 2016: In-Game Redeemable Pet Announced

BlizzCon 2016: In-Game Redeemable Pet Announced Blizzard has finally revealed this year's BlizzCon redeemable battle pet — Legionnaire Murky and Knight-Captain Murky![] It's unclear if players will be able to collect both murlocs, à la , or if redeeming a BlizzCon murloc will grant only one faction's pet.

Flying Faction Fight: Who Won?

Though we're to be standing united against the Burning Legion, we figured it was as good a time as any to resolve a good old faction rivalry.The Raven had a graphics update in Legion, so now it looks particularly glossy and cool compared to the already gruesome Blighthawk.

Patch 7.1 PTR - Falcosaur Hatchling Preview

Patch 7.1 PTR - Falcosaur Hatchling Preview These falcosaur hatchlings are unique in that they are collected in special way, and they continue to provide content even after they join your battle pet family!The description for each falcosaur pet in the Pet Journal hints at what type of meal the hatchlings enjoy.

Patch 7.1 is Live: Raiding With Leashes IV, Falcosaur Pets, and More!

Patch 7.1 is Live: Raiding With Leashes IV, Falcosaur Pets, and More! This bag has a chance to drop the new pet.It adds the next chapter of Raiding With Leashes, new pets, and more.

munity Meet-Up & BlizzCon 2016 Pets Now Live

munity Meet-Up & BlizzCon 2016 Pets Now Live However, , one of our awesome MVPs, has once again kindly taken on the task of organizing and hosting the WarcraftPets Meet-Up during the convention.This year's in-game redeemable BlizzCon pets are added directly to eligible players' Pet Journals.

Patch 7.1 PTR: Raiding With Leashes IV and More

Patch 7.1 PTR: Raiding With Leashes IV and More Datamining revealed new pets, many of which will come from the next installment of Raiding With Leashes.A large number of these new pets will be part of.

Corgi Pup Now Available and New Additions On 7.1.5 PTR

Corgi Pup Now Available and New Additions On 7.1.5 PTR WoW's 12 Anniversary Event is now live and so is the!The quest will take you to a specific vendor either in Stormwind or Orgrimmar, both of which sell the Corgi Pup for 200 Timewarped Badges.

Legion Is Live with 90+ New Pets!

Legion Is Live with 90+ New Pets! Check out all of the new pets Make haste to the Broken Isles — there are new pets and challenges awaiting you there.Legion has arrived!

Lil' Leftovers — Pet of the Month: November 2016

Lil' Leftovers — Pet of the Month: November 2016 This pet is crafted with the Cooking profession.A specific skill level is not required; it is simply a rare drop while cooking any Draenor recipe.

Gaming's most overly elaborate evil schemes

Gaming's most overly elaborate evil schemes But we do know that these are some of the most baffling examples of evil schemes we’ve ever seen.Given that Kor has no need of older-Jak’s services, why not just swallow the pixie-eared one whole?

Check out every possible angle of Nintendo Switch from its live debut on The Tonight Show

Check out every possible angle of Nintendo Switch from its live debut on The Tonight Show In other words, this is the closest any of us outside of Nintendo's inner circle have come to the actual Nintendo Switch experience yet.Before we begin way overthinking this late-night TV advertorial, a quick note: this isn't necessarily the final model of Nintendo Switch.

10 stunning fan tributes to classic racing games, created in Forza Horizon 3

10 stunning fan tributes to classic racing games, created in Forza Horizon 3 What you're about to see are not, in fact, advertisements for HD remasters of classic racing games - they're Forza Horizon 3 screens, with some light photo manipulation and other games' logos slapped onto them, courtesy of Reddit user Eric Yui.We've picked out 10 of our favorites below, but you can check out the full Imgur album to find your favorites if you're feeling so inclined.

The best board games to buy in 2016

The best board games to buy in 2016 While video game quality creeps forward in tiny steps, we're living in a golden age of board game design.What unites board games is that they're tight, thrilling and fun to play.

Super Mario Run needs an internet connection to play, because piracy

Super Mario Run needs an internet connection to play, because piracy Well, here's one thing you probably won't see in any ads for the upcoming Super Mario Run for iOS: it requires an always-on internet connection to play.Shigeru Miyamoto recently sat down with Mashable to chat about the game's development, and explained the decision as one made out of a desire to keep Nintendo software secure.