Trial-and-error doesn’t always have to be a dirty word. (Er, words?)

Posted 07/20 12:28 in Gaming | 0comments

Trial-and-error doesn’t always have to be a dirty word. (Er, words?)

It’s gaming’s equivalent of bashing your head against a brick wall, if the wall were insulting your IQ at the same time.You try anything to brute-force your way through a puzzle, you nudge hopefully near potentially grabbable ledges, or make desperate leaps of logic.

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Go to Hell (for cheap) - Doom retires the season pass, adds free weekends, and a price of $15/£12

Posted 07/20 00:14 in Gaming | 0comments

Go to Hell (for cheap) - Doom retires the season pass, adds free weekends, and a price of $15/£12

Here's some good news for you space marines / demon slayers that have been waiting to jump into Doom: Bethesda has retired the game's season pass, unlocking all DLC for everyone and offering free weekends so you can try the game out at no cost.66 (I see what you did there), which (along) with the aforementioned unlocks, changes the Hack Module System to a Runes system.

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Destiny 2 beta reactions from the players: Great PvP, horrible cooldowns, and more

Posted 07/19 22:11 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 beta reactions from the players: Great PvP, horrible cooldowns, and more

The Destiny 2 beta has been live for a day and reports from the first game's biggest fans are pouring in from across the internet.Even though the fundamental game doesn't seem wildly different from the original Destiny so far, there's still quite a diversity of opinion - ranging from overall joy to being very worried about ability cooldowns.

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A child's nightmares will eat you alive in this new Evil Within 2 gameplay trailer

Posted 07/19 19:28 in Gaming | 0comments

A child's nightmares will eat you alive in this new Evil Within 2 gameplay trailer

I've got to admit, I'm a sucker for slow, haunting covers of pop songs a la The Evil Within 2 announcement trailer - but it's also good to have an idea of what a game actually plays like.Enter two minutes of in-engine video and gameplay for The Evil Within 2: Along with the new footage, Bethesda has unveiled what you'll get for pre-ordering the upcoming horror sequel.

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Telltale's Wolf Among Us season 2 and The Walking Dead's final season coming in 2018, more Batman later this year

Posted 07/19 18:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Telltale's Wolf Among Us season 2 and The Walking Dead's final season coming in 2018, more Batman later this year

Hope you're ready for loads of Telltale storytelling goodness, because the studio has just announced not one, not two, but three series continuations.The Wolf Among Us season 2 and The Walking Dead: The Final Season (working title) will debut in 2018, while Batman season 2 - officially titled Batman: The Enemy Within - will premiere on August 5.

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The 10 things you need to do in the Destiny 2 beta

Posted 07/19 17:36 in Gaming | 0comments

The 10 things you need to do in the Destiny 2 beta

There might be secrets appearing as the week goes on but here are the 10 things you absolutely have to do in the Destiny 2 beta and if you're looking for some advice, check out our Destiny 2 beta tips.Regardless of the situation, Destiny 2 wants you to get your groove on and the Destiny 2 beta gives you plenty of opportunity to do just that.

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#CRASHINGTHECON takes over San Diego Comic Con 2017

Posted 07/18 23:52 in Gaming | 0comments

#CRASHINGTHECON takes over San Diego Comic Con 2017

San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner and this year Jack in the Box is teaming up with DoorDash and Coca-Cola Freestyle to celebrate!Starting this Thursday, July 20th, stop by the free-to-enter Petco Park Interactive Zone to experience the Jack in the Box #CRASHINGTHECON Experience.

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The best PS4 exclusives

Posted 07/18 21:46 in Gaming | 0comments

The best PS4 exclusives

If you're looking to judge a console's worth, it helps to look at its best exclusives - and the PS4's got a lot of pull when it comes to stellar games you can't play anywhere else.And while the majority of these games are completely exclusive to the PS4, you'll find a couple that are 'merely' console exclusives (meaning they're also playable on PC).

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Meet the stars of Call of Duty: WW2's Nazi Zombies mode - including Doctor Who's David Tennant

Posted 07/18 21:46 in Gaming | 0comments

Meet the stars of Call of Duty: WW2's Nazi Zombies mode - including Doctor Who's David Tennant

Call of Duty: WW2 will reveal its Nazi Zombies mode in full on July 20, but the CoD Twitter account has already given us our cast of characters.And quite the cast it is, with stars you'll recognize from Doctor Who and Netflix's Daredevil.

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Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus and Evil Within 2 confirmed for 4K on Xbox One X

Posted 07/18 19:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus and Evil Within 2 confirmed for 4K on Xbox One X

Looking forward to playing games in ultra-crisp 4K resolution on the Xbox One X?Add two more titles to your "games that will look prettier on Microsoft's new console" list: Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus and The Evil Within 2.

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Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy devs confirm it may add 'challenge you weren't expecting' but they're sure you can do it

Posted 07/18 19:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy devs confirm it may add 'challenge you weren't expecting' but they're sure you can do it

Some players have criticized the Crash Bandicoot N.An official post on the Activision blog lays out Vicarious Visions' plan of action for helping disgruntled players have a better time with the trilogy remake.

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If words are cheap, the makers of Virginia are the richest of all, telling a gorgeous story without dialogue

Posted 07/18 15:45 in Gaming | 0comments

If words are cheap, the makers of Virginia are the richest of all, telling a gorgeous story without dialogue

It was only in the 15th century that ‘expression’ became synonymous with ‘putting into words’.The debut game from Jonathan Burroughs eschews this obvious form of expression, creating a mysterious, multilayered narrative with a complete absence of dialogue.

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This week's Overwatch news: The good, the bad, and the Reinhardt

Posted 07/18 00:26 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's Overwatch news: The good, the bad, and the Reinhardt

Each week, we’ll have a round-up of the latest game news.Here’s what Overwatch fans need to know for the week of July 17.

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Dunkirk review: 'A prestige pic with guts and glory that demands multiple views – especially in IMAX'

Posted 07/17 22:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Dunkirk review: 'A prestige pic with guts and glory that demands multiple views – especially in IMAX'

A real-life retelling of a pivotal moment during WW2 might seem an unexpected choice for the writer/director/world-builder of original blockbuster fictions.Yet the classical, elegiac Dunkirk is still unmistakably a Christopher Nolan film.

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Destiny 2 beta: Here's everything you need to know

Posted 07/17 21:12 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 beta: Here's everything you need to know

The Destiny 2 beta is almost here.You can play as all three classes in the Destiny 2 beta, though you'll have to start out with a pre-made character instead of customizing your own.

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10 games that will destroy your PS4's hard drive space

Posted 07/17 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

10 games that will destroy your PS4's hard drive space

If you own a 500GB PS4, that’s almost a fifth of its hard drive for a single game, and a relatively old one too.Id Software’s season of post-launch content added another 25GB into the mix, bringing Doom’s round total of data to almost 75GB on PlayStation 4.

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4 behind-the-scenes quotes that sum up Insomniac's Spider-Man on PS4

Posted 07/17 17:50 in Gaming | 0comments

4 behind-the-scenes quotes that sum up Insomniac's Spider-Man on PS4

But they also seem to recognize that it's trickier to make  a good Spider-Man game than many may think, and there's a lot of pressure to do this one right.This sentiment gets repeated a lot by Insomniac staff, and I'll say that personally, I very much agree.

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Rashford, Mbappe, King: 11 players who need a jumbo upgrade in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team

Posted 07/17 15:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Rashford, Mbappe, King: 11 players who need a jumbo upgrade in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team

Expect a base rating for FIFA 18 of at least 81, as every major European club looks to tempt the 18-year-old away from Milan despite signing a new, four-year contract.Expect an upgrade to the gold bracket for FIFA 18, with a base rating of at least 75.

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You can watch a half finished version of the COD Zombies reveal trailer if you want (but Sledgehammer would rather you didn't)

Posted 07/17 12:35 in Gaming | 0comments

You can watch a half finished version of the COD Zombies reveal trailer if you want (but Sledgehammer would rather you didn't)

There's a semi finished version of the Call of Duty WW2 zombies reveal in the wild and it's up to you if you want to watch it.It's not finished after all and Sledgehammer kinda want you to wait for the proper version.

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Kingdom Hearts 3 gets a 2018 release date and OH MY GOD IS THAT TOY STORY?

Posted 07/17 12:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Kingdom Hearts 3 gets a 2018 release date and OH MY GOD IS THAT TOY STORY?

Kingdom Hearts 3 got a little love this weekend from Disney's D23 conference, including a release date, and new gameplay featuring the Toy Story gang joining the fight against the Heartless.Don't question it.

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