The creator of iconic puzzler Myst looks back on its legend – and onwards to new game, Obduction

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The creator of iconic puzzler Myst looks back on its legend – and onwards to new game, Obduction

This interview was conducted by Official PlayStation Magazine Back in 1993, things weren’t going so well for game developers Rand and Robyn Miller.Now Rand Miller has struck out on his own with a spiritual successor to Myst and its sequel Riven, named Obduction.

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Here are the 5 most disturbing moments from the Blasphemous reveal - uh, enjoy, question mark?

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Here are the 5 most disturbing moments from the Blasphemous reveal - uh, enjoy, question mark?

Sorry to ruin your day, night, or overall week, but I've got one hell of a disturbing game to show you today.Meet Blasphemous, a sort of 2D take on Dark Souls filled with unnerving, evocative, and religious imagery.

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Tell us: do you ever purposely seek out game spoilers?

Posted 05/24 23:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Tell us: do you ever purposely seek out game spoilers?

Any time a new game launches, it's a race to see who can spoil it the fastest.For proof, just look at how both Prey and Injustice 2 had all their cutscenes and endings uploaded to YouTube the same day they launched.

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Far Cry 5 reveal art teases a creepy cult, plane fights, and a good dog yes he is

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Far Cry 5 reveal art teases a creepy cult, plane fights, and a good dog yes he is

Ubisoft put us in a rural violence mood with its first Far Cry 5 teaser trailers and now this teaser art is making good on it.If previous Far Cry cover art is anything to go by, we have our main villain right here (or at least the most interesting villain, sorry Hoyt).

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You don't realize how cool the DualShock 4's speaker and lightbar are until you've played these PS4 games

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You don't realize how cool the DualShock 4's speaker and lightbar are until you've played these PS4 games

The PlayStation 4's packed-in DualShock 4 controller is a trusty, tried-and-true way to play most games.It's a neat little mind trick, and its use makes the game that much more engaging.

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Fallout 4's getting a free weekend and big discounts

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Fallout 4's getting a free weekend and big discounts

Want to play Fallout 4 but never got around to it?Good news, it's having a free weekend and a bunch of discounts.

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Xbox Game Pass is here - Xbox's Mike Nichols explains the games, online requirements, choice and more

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Xbox Game Pass is here - Xbox's Mike Nichols explains the games, online requirements, choice and more

The Netflix like Xbox Game Pass is now live via Early Access for Gold Members, with a general release following June 1 when everyone can get involved.I spoke to Xbox CMO Mike Nichols to find out exactly what you're getting for the money.

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6 gory reasons horror movie fans should be excited about Friday the 13th: The Game

Posted 05/24 16:58 in Gaming | 0comments

6 gory reasons horror movie fans should be excited about Friday the 13th: The Game

After a successful Kickstarter back in 2015, Friday the 13th: The Game is finally stalking ominously on PS4, Xbox One and PC on Friday 26 (of May).Here’s how Friday the 13th is breaking the terrible movie adaptation mould and making something truly, horrifically special.

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It’s survival of the dimmest in Ark: Survival Evolved as we embrace its silly side and have a Jurassic lark

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It’s survival of the dimmest in Ark: Survival Evolved as we embrace its silly side and have a Jurassic lark

You really have to cherish these endearing (if pointless) moments of survivor bonding, because Ark really is a savage beast.Faced with this relentless circle of death I decide to try to walk to one of Ark’s many resplendent towers.

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Leaked art confirms Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle and everybody has lasers

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Leaked art confirms Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle and everybody has lasers

Congratulations: you live in the reality where Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle is a real thing.According to previous leaks, Kingdom Battle is a turn-based RPG with two-player co-op, and it's headed to Nintendo Switch in either August or September.

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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen is kinda like Skyrim meets Devil May Cry - and it's coming to PS4 and Xbox One

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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen is kinda like Skyrim meets Devil May Cry - and it's coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Dragon's Dogma is a Capcom RPG that, while not a runaway success, certainly has its fans.And I guarantee you'll be hearing from those fans in light of this news: Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen is coming to PS4 and Xbox One this fall.

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These are the 3 coolest new things in Overwatch's Anniversary Event (No. 3 is dancing)

Posted 05/23 20:53 in Gaming | 0comments

These are the 3 coolest new things in Overwatch's Anniversary Event (No. 3 is dancing)

Back in the old days we had two Elimination modes and one Elimination map and we were happy, dagnabbit.Now these Overwatch Year Two whippersnappers have three new maps - the Dorado-adjacent Castillo, Eichenwalde-ish Black Forest, and Temple of Anubisian Necropolis - and two new clever new modes to play on them.

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Games with bespoke soundtracks allow you to create memories to go along with the music you listen to

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Games with bespoke soundtracks allow you to create memories to go along with the music you listen to

You wouldn’t think a five-year-old music score to a barely remembered PS3 shooter is essential listening in 2017.It’s the perfect example of how an original soundtrack can help a game outlive its usual sell-by date.

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The new Red Dead Redemption 2 screens might have a few clues - here's what people have found so far

Posted 05/23 13:44 in Gaming | 0comments

The new Red Dead Redemption 2 screens might have a few clues - here's what people have found so far

Rockstar has announced a delay to Red Dead Redemption 2, so 'boo!However, it also released a bunch of new RDR 2 screens to help placate sad fans.

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New Call of Duty WW2 livestream start today - watch the first at 3pmPT/11pm

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New Call of Duty WW2 livestream start today - watch the first at 3pmPT/11pm

Call of Duty WW2 developers Sledgehammer will be hosting a series of livestreams to take "an in depth look" at the making of this year's COD.You can check out an introduction video from studio co-founders Michael Condrey, and Glen Schofield below.

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This week's best Overwatch moments: How to succeed at Roadhog without really trying

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This week's best Overwatch moments: How to succeed at Roadhog without really trying

Sometimes, the best Overwatch moments are the most unexpected.Here, Roadhog manages to take out an enemy Mercy just by standing in the doorway and blocking her path.

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Gears of War creator's new first-person shooter LawBreakers is coming to PS4

Posted 05/22 22:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Gears of War creator's new first-person shooter LawBreakers is coming to PS4

If you're not familiar with his work, here's the sweet and short version: Cliffford Michael Bleszinski (AKA CliffyB) has been involved in making games for more than 20 years.He was a prominent developer at Epic Games, where he helped shape Unreal, Unreal Tournament, and Gears of War.

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Red Dead Redemption 2's release date is now set for spring 2018 but at least there's new screenshots

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Red Dead Redemption 2's release date is now set for spring 2018 but at least there's new screenshots

Red Dead Redemption 2 is missing its first release date.Rockstar Games revealed that the open-world western is now set to hit PS4 and Xbox One in spring of 2018 rather than fall of 2017, as was originally announced (still no word on a PC version) Rockstar explained that, since RDR2 will be its first game built solely for this generation of consoles, "some extra time is necessary to ensure that we can deliver the best experience" to fans.

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PlayStation plans four days of streaming during E3 2017 with demos, reveals, and prizes

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PlayStation plans four days of streaming during E3 2017 with demos, reveals, and prizes

The "PlayStation Live From E3 2017" livestream will feature new trailers, demos, interviews, and more, starting Monday, June 12 and going through Thursday, June 15.Here's the full schedule: You'll be able to watch the stream via YouTube, Twitch, and Facebook, but if you check it out on live.

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Far Cry 5 live-action trailers welcome you to Hope County, Montana

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Far Cry 5 live-action trailers welcome you to Hope County, Montana

Welcome to Hope County, Montana.Sidenote in case you were wondering: Ubisoft has a tendency to make their videos region-specific, so we've embedded ones that may not be in English, but you should be able to view.

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