Every detail from the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal: weapons, Raid matchmaking, and more

Posted 05/18 21:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Every detail from the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal: weapons, Raid matchmaking, and more

We know way more about Destiny 2 now than we did a few hours ago.Bungie's gameplay reveal event for its online shooter sequel did not disappoint in the "so many facts" department and whether you couldn't watch or just want to take stock of all the info, it was a lot to take in.

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The Destiny 2 beta is coming this Summer

Posted 05/18 21:05 in Gaming | 0comments

The Destiny 2 beta is coming this Summer

The Destiny 2 beta will be on PS4, Xbox one and [drum roll] PC this Summer, Bungie has revealed in its reveal livestream.That's not much of window, although Summer?

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Twitter reacts to the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal: 'LET. ME. PLAY. THIS. NOW!'

Posted 05/18 20:37 in Gaming | 0comments

Twitter reacts to the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal: 'LET. ME. PLAY. THIS. NOW!'

The Destiny 2 gameplay reveal livestream has concluded, and fans are quietly processing their thoughts.Nah, just kidding - Twitter is flooded with reactions and thoughts about the reveal and what it means to them.

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The 15 types of characters you meet in every RPG

Posted 05/18 20:37 in Gaming | 0comments

The 15 types of characters you meet in every RPG

Whatever the case, it seems like the majority of RPG side-characters fall into at least one of these 15 classic archetypes.You might think they're too detached at times, but it's hard to deny their nonchalant charms and combat prowess.

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Destiny 2 has new worlds, a better map to guide you through them, and LESS LOADING

Posted 05/18 20:17 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 has new worlds, a better map to guide you through them, and LESS LOADING

Bungie revealed the first four worlds and the revised Director coming to Destiny 2 as part of its grand reveal event and it all looks very inviting.Earth is once again where your Guardian's story will begin, but this time you'll head west of Old Russia to the European Dead Zone.

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Watch the first Destiny 2 gameplay with the 'Homecoming' mission and see the Tower fall

Posted 05/18 19:56 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch the first Destiny 2 gameplay with the 'Homecoming' mission and see the Tower fall

The Destiny 2 livestream is happening as we speak but here's the first gameplay taken right from the show.The mission's called Homecoming and shows the Cabal's attack on the Tower, scattering the Guardians as they fight to save everyone and repel the invaders.

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Destiny 2 has new weapons systems and new Supers, and they look sweeeeeet

Posted 05/18 19:46 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 has new weapons systems and new Supers, and they look sweeeeeet

While the original Destiny broke down weapon categories into Primary, Special, and Heavy, Destiny 2 will recategorize your many, many guns into Kinetic weapons, Energy weapons, and Power weapons.Skip to about 24 minutes in to see the gameplay for yourself: Along with switching up how weapons work and are organized in Destiny 2, Bungie is introducing new Super abilities for each class.

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An all new Life is Strange game has been announced, expect a reveal at E3

Posted 05/18 18:41 in Gaming | 0comments

An all new Life is Strange game has been announced, expect a reveal at E3

Surprise happy news time: DONTNOD are making an all new Life is Strange.2 Life 2 Strange?

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Splatoon 2 Switch bundle gets colorful with pink and green Joy-Cons - but the real beauty is the separate Pro controller

Posted 05/18 17:34 in Gaming | 0comments

Splatoon 2 Switch bundle gets colorful with pink and green Joy-Cons - but the real beauty is the separate Pro controller

Much more lickable than a Switch game cartridge, which are notoriously awful tasting.Anyway, check it out: Only Japan will be get the bundle with the new neon green and neon pink Joy-Con controllers packed in.

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Watch the Destiny 2 reveal livestream right here, starting at 10 am PDT / 6 pm BST

Posted 05/18 15:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch the Destiny 2 reveal livestream right here, starting at 10 am PDT / 6 pm BST

Destiny 2 is about to be laid bare after years of anticipation, and you can watch it all happen right here.Bungie will share the first ever public gameplay footage of Destiny 2 on its Twitch channel starting at 10 am PDT / 6 pm BST, with an hour-long countdown to the event beginning at 9 am PDT / 5 pm BST.

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Celebrating the marvellous mundanity in David Cage’s film noir interactive drama Heavy Rain

Posted 05/18 14:08 in Gaming | 0comments

Celebrating the marvellous mundanity in David Cage’s film noir interactive drama Heavy Rain

After all, what would ‘interactive drama’ and, by extension, this playable mystery thriller, be without the distinctly Gallic sensibilities of one Mr David Cage?When it first launched in 2010, there was really nothing on PS3 quite like Heavy Rain.

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The secret technical tricks going on behind your favourite games

Posted 05/18 13:54 in Gaming | 0comments

The secret technical tricks going on behind your favourite games

But they can look like it when you don’t know what’s going on behind the scenes.’ So let’s fix that and take a look at a few interesting technical things that most games do to make themselves look pretty.

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Try out Nintendo's upcoming Switch fighter Arms with two Global Testpunch events, starting May 26

Posted 05/18 00:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Try out Nintendo's upcoming Switch fighter Arms with two Global Testpunch events, starting May 26

With Arms, it appears that Nintendo is hoping it can do for brawlers what Splatoon did for shooters, and provide an experience that caters to casual and hardcore players of all ages.While our own hands-on (arms-on?

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Can Nintendo's Switch brawler Arms straddle the line between casual and hardcore fighter?

Posted 05/18 00:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Can Nintendo's Switch brawler Arms straddle the line between casual and hardcore fighter?

Fortunately, Arms' biggest draw hits you right in the face: its spectacular presentation, on par with the likes of Splatoon and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.Every fighter's design is appealing, making you want to jump right into a fight and start swinging your extendo-haymakers wildly.

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Xbox is headed to the PC Gaming Show and it has some things to show you

Posted 05/17 22:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Xbox is headed to the PC Gaming Show and it has some things to show you

Want to see everything Xbox that comes out of E3 this year?Make sure you tune into the PC Gaming Show.

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Injustice 2 review in-progress: 'What the plot lacks in innovation, it makes up for in writing and performances.'

Posted 05/17 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Injustice 2 review in-progress: 'What the plot lacks in innovation, it makes up for in writing and performances.'

You may be wondering where our Injustice 2 review is.NetherRealm is great at telling stories - I particularly enjoyed the slew of new characters created for Mortal Kombat X.

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War's open world looks waaaaay better than the first game's

Posted 05/17 17:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Middle-earth: Shadow of War's open world looks waaaaay better than the first game's

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is showing off its improved and expanded open world in a new trailer, and I gotta say, things look much better this second time around.Not that there was anything particularly bad about the environments in Shadow of Mordor, mind you.

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Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels DLC is Xbox One’s Mario Kart. Really.

Posted 05/17 17:18 in Gaming | 0comments

Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels DLC is Xbox One’s Mario Kart. Really.

When friends have a question about cars, you're the one they come to.The Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels DLC was made for you.

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Prey finished in 6 minutes, Morrowind in 3 - watch these 9 incredible big game speedruns

Posted 05/17 15:56 in Gaming | 0comments

Prey finished in 6 minutes, Morrowind in 3 - watch these 9 incredible big game speedruns

You may have seen recently that someone’s managed to finish Prey in a shade over 6 minutes.And then there’s Ikkitrix, who’s clocked the entire game in a little under 40 minutes, with Link in pants.

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PES 2018 release date is 14 September, includes Master League overhaul and online 3 vs 3 co-op

Posted 05/17 14:56 in Gaming | 0comments

PES 2018 release date is 14 September, includes Master League overhaul and online 3 vs 3 co-op

The old season isn't quite over yet, but you can already start looking forward to the new one with PES 2018 today confirmed for a 14 September release.Those significant PC improvements form just one of the seven.

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