The technology giant estimated operating profit for the third-quarter nearly tripled to 14.50 trillion Korean won or $12.8 billion from 5.20 trillion won previous year.
That estimate beat a Reuters average forecast of 14.3 trillion Korean won in operating profits.
DICE offers clarification on Star Wars: Battlefront 2's controversial crate system
The post went on to clarify exactly what will be in Battlefront 2's crates and how players can upgrade the game's Star Cards. You can only upgrade or unlock them if you have reached a high enough rank, which is determined by playing the game.
Revenue likely rose 29.7 percent from a year earlier to 62 trillion won, Samsung said in a regulatory filing. Samsung shares were trading at a new record high of 2.74 million won as of Thursday, as investors bet on record earnings in 2017 driven by growing demand for memory chips with ever greater processing power.
The record profits are likely backed by a recovered mobile division - the well-received Galaxy Note 8 began sales last month - and the continuing high-demand for its memory chips. Samsung did not elaborate on its July-September performance and will disclose detailed results at the end of October.
Ohio's Top Halloween Candy Choice Really Blows
Nationally, the favorite Halloween treats included candy corn, Sour Patch Kids, Snickers and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups. The National Retail Federation estimates that shoppers will spend $2.7 billion on Halloween candy in 2017.
Sales of its display business, mostly from its high-end, small-sized flexible OLED screens, which it sells to rival Apple, are also a likely contributor.
The ESRB doesn't "consider loot boxes to be gambling"
But it seems that ESRB only counts it as gambling if the players have a chance of not getting anything from the loot box. But the ESRB says that's not going to happen-because according to a spokesperson, loot boxes don't fit the bill.