Destiny 2 Faction Rallies go live on September 26, here's what you can earn

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Destiny 2 Faction Rallies go live on September 26, here's what you can earn

) but it's also brought back many of the first game's features in new forms.For example, factions - which were little more than voices over the radio and vendors in Destiny 1 - are now part of something called Faction Rallies.

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Iteration or impersonation? Dissecting the issue at the heart of the PUBG/Fortnite dispute

Posted 09/22 18:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Iteration or impersonation? Dissecting the issue at the heart of the PUBG/Fortnite dispute

In fact, to call them tired facsimiles would be to ignore the importance of what they represent; pieces of a wider puzzle that, once put together, can bring into existence an entirely new genre of video games.In his brilliant video essay on the subject of souls-likes, Mark Brown accurately outlines the four steps involved in the birth of a new video game genre.

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How to get Legendary Mods in Destiny 2 to boost that Power Level quickly

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How to get Legendary Mods in Destiny 2 to boost that Power Level quickly

Once you've completed the campaign and got your Guardian up to level 20 in Destiny 2, it's time to focus on improving your Power Level.A lot of the kit you pick up along the way, Legendary and Exotic gear and weapons in particular, will come equipped with a Legendary mod.

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Whoa there, more Red Dead Redemption 2 news is finally coming September 28

Posted 09/22 17:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Whoa there, more Red Dead Redemption 2 news is finally coming September 28

More Red Dead Redemption 2 news is coming next week.If you can't load the image, it just says "Thursday, September 28 - 11 am ET" with the URL for Rockstar's site and the Rockstar logo at the bottom.

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25 games to play if you like Minecraft

Posted 09/22 17:50 in Gaming | 0comments

25 games to play if you like Minecraft

In fact, their most recent update for Minecraft, Better Together, transforms the game into the best version of itself yet.Naturally, when a game like Minecraft does well, everybody else wants to cash in on a slice of the lucrative survival-crafting pie, and dozens upon dozens of titles have attempted to put their own stamp on the formula to varying results.

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The PUBG devs are calling out Fortnite: Battle Royale as a clone - this could get messy

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The PUBG devs are calling out Fortnite: Battle Royale as a clone - this could get messy

Cloning large parts of competitors' games is not at all unusual in this industry, and it typically passes without (public) comment.But PUBG studio Bluehole isn't having any of it when it comes to Fortnite Battle Royale.

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How to get Bright Engrams and Bright Dust in Destiny 2?

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How to get Bright Engrams and Bright Dust in Destiny 2?

After you've reached Level 20 by working your way through the story, you've actually hit Level cap.There is another way to get Bright Engrams though and you're probably not going to like it.

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Destiny 2: Xur location, weapons and armour Sept 22-26 Should you buy The Wardcliff Coil?

Posted 09/22 14:47 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2: Xur location, weapons and armour Sept 22-26 Should you buy The Wardcliff Coil?

Mainly The Wardcliff Coil which you'll buy just because it looks amazing.If you're planing on spending some shards then avoid 6amPDT/2pmUTC to 12pmPDT/10pmUTC on the Monday while the maintenance is running.

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Destiny 2 Easter egg reveals that Guardians are really good at falling off things

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Destiny 2 Easter egg reveals that Guardians are really good at falling off things

You'd think that Guardians would have found all of the secrets that the new Tower has to offer but no, Destiny 2 is still surprising us with some sneaky Easter Eggs.[REZO] Fury on Twitter has discovered that, hilariously, the Hangar - where Cayde-6 and Amanda can be found - has a Site Safety sign with a 'Days since last accident.

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What to expect in Ghost Recon: Wildlands' Ghost War PvP beta, as explained by Ubisoft

Posted 09/22 01:40 in Gaming | 0comments

What to expect in Ghost Recon: Wildlands' Ghost War PvP beta, as explained by Ubisoft

Now it's ready for a major update: a new PvP mode called Ghost War.Today, Ghost War is a 4v4 team deathmatch mode.

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Overwatch players think this fan-made hero concept is good enough to be in the game

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Overwatch players think this fan-made hero concept is good enough to be in the game

The Overwatch community is filled with some of the most creative people on the planet.Case in point: this week, Thai computer arts student and Overwatch fan Weerawan Mapithak shared an original hero concept - a project she'd been working on for her Master's degree - on the Overwatch forums.

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This is what Xbox One X Enhanced means - it's not necessarily 4K/HDR

Posted 09/21 22:33 in Gaming | 0comments

This is what Xbox One X Enhanced means - it's not necessarily 4K/HDR

A new video from video from Microsoft clarifies the benefits Xbox One X owners will find once they load up games both new and old, particularly titles that earn the official "Xbox One X Enhanced" logo.So games are gonna go different things, but all of them fall under the banner of Xbox One X Enhanced.

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Halo 3 turns 10 this week - go play it (and ODST, Anniversary, and 4) on Xbox One to celebrate

Posted 09/21 22:20 in Gaming | 0comments

Halo 3 turns 10 this week - go play it (and ODST, Anniversary, and 4) on Xbox One to celebrate

Ten years later, Microsoft wants you to relive those glory days (without dorm room fires) on Xbox One.That's right, Halo 3 (as well as Halo 3: ODST, Halo CE: Anniversary, and Halo 4) are now backwards compatible.

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Remember Xbox's original, giant controller? It's officially coming back for Xbox One

Posted 09/21 19:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Remember Xbox's original, giant controller? It's officially coming back for Xbox One

It's only confirmation of the original, huge Xbox controller getting an official remake for Xbox One.The design process for the original Xbox controller went through some idiosyncratic revisions before Microsoft settled on the Duke.

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Watch the trailer for Resident Evil 7's free Not A Hero DLC and see what it's like as an action shooter

Posted 09/21 16:36 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch the trailer for Resident Evil 7's free Not A Hero DLC and see what it's like as an action shooter

This new trailer for Resident Evil 7's free Not A Hero DLC proves that, even in this slightly re-imagined world, veteran BOW killers don't have any patience for that "running and hiding" stuff.The main campaign starring Ethan Winters expertly rebuilt Resident Evil's early survival horror fundamentals for first-person horror and now you get to see what it looks like with some more of that late-era Resident Evil monster slaying action.

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The Evil Within 2 preview: An intriguing blend of The Last of Us and Silent Hill

Posted 09/21 16:05 in Gaming | 0comments

The Evil Within 2 preview: An intriguing blend of The Last of Us and Silent Hill

But as I sit down to play this sequel and get stuck into the new narrative, I’m strangely intrigued and absorbed.In fact, it’s here that it all starts feeling a heck of a lot like a Silent Hill game.

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Doom's Switch port is as much gory fun as you remember - with one tiny problem

Posted 09/21 16:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Doom's Switch port is as much gory fun as you remember - with one tiny problem

Just look at these screens, which are from the Switch version but could easily be mistaken for PS4 or Xbox One shots.I got a quick hands-on with Doom on Switch, and you know what?

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We're live! Vote for your favourite games in the 35th Golden Joystick Awards

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We're live! Vote for your favourite games in the 35th Golden Joystick Awards

It's time to have your say on your favourite games of the year.Voting on the 35th Golden Joystick Awards presented with OMEN by HP has now opened with 21 categories where we need YOU to decide on the cream of the gaming crop.

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Minecraft review: “A big, beautiful welcome mat to the front door of your imagination”

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Minecraft review: “A big, beautiful welcome mat to the front door of your imagination”

There’s Education Edition Minecraft, Virtual Reality Minecraft, Pocket Edition Minecraft for mobile or Pocket Edition Minecraft for console, two different PC versions of Minecraft, Nintendo 3DS Edition Minecraft, and even Minecraft: Story Mode, not to mention all the various updates, add-ons and modded editions that have been released unevenly over the game’s eight year history.So Minecraft: Pocket Edition is technically the same as that on consoles and Windows 10, but with variant distinctions in features, gameplay and performance?

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FIFA 18 review-in-progress: 'PES won out last year - now EA has closed the gap'

Posted 09/21 06:01 in Gaming | 0comments

FIFA 18 review-in-progress: 'PES won out last year - now EA has closed the gap'

As a result, this year’s FIFA review comes in two parts.The other big criticism of Ultimate Team is that its addictiveness off the pitch covers up for FIFA’s failings on it.

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