Play the first Tekken game on PC at the PC Gamer Weekender

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Play the first Tekken game on PC at the PC Gamer Weekender

With Tekken 7 announced for a June 2 release, what better time to remind you all that you will be able to pop along to this year’s PC Gamer Weekender and get your hands on the latest – and final – chapter in the Mishima Blood Saga.99  Admittedly that’s a bit more dramatic than initially intended, but it sounds pretty cool so we’re going with it.

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Halo Wars 2 Blitzes the PC Gamer Weekender

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Halo Wars 2 Blitzes the PC Gamer Weekender

99 Blitz mode gets a bit of everyone’s favourite card-battler Hearthstone all over your RTS, flipping the core dynamic of the strategy genre on its head – no longer just about base-building and the like, Blitz mode boils encounters down to… well, blitzes.No match lasts longer than 12 minutes, and players are tasked with some very fast RTS decisions (VFRTS?

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BioWare responds to players' lust over new companion Jaal - welcome to the age of horny marketing

Posted 02/10 22:57 in Gaming | 0comments

BioWare responds to players' lust over new companion Jaal - welcome to the age of horny marketing

Did you think games like Overwatch had the market on "AAA video game characters people want to have sex with" cornered?Gamers have been fantasizing about fictional characters since Samus was little more than a collection of squares on our buzzing CRT televisions.

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See if you remember gaming's most forgettable sequels

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See if you remember gaming's most forgettable sequels

It finally left the contemporary political fiction of the Modern Warfare series behind to tell the story of a group of former US special operatives fighting to restore their fallen country in the near future.More importantly, it had a dog and fish that really swam away from you when you got near them.

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The Big Question: What do you want from Destiny 2?

Posted 02/10 19:14 in Gaming | 0comments

The Big Question: What do you want from Destiny 2?

That's the stuff that Bungie really needs to funnel its efforts into with Destiny 2.So let's blow the doors off with Destiny 2.

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Activision says Call of Duty is going 'back to its roots,' which could mean a new WW2 game - yes please!

Posted 02/10 18:59 in Gaming | 0comments

Activision says Call of Duty is going 'back to its roots,' which could mean a new WW2 game - yes please!

Not a fan of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare?During its most recent earnings report, Activision said that the game didn't meet sales expectations, and that it "didn't resonate" with series fans.

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11 games to make the world a better place when things are looking bleak

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11 games to make the world a better place when things are looking bleak

Whatever ails you, though, there’s a game to make everything better, and we’ve gathered some of the best for you here.Everything in this world is folded and torn from paper, creating a charming origami landscape designed to cheer the bleakest mood.

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Mads Mikkelsen talks about meeting Kojima and becoming part of Death Stranding

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Mads Mikkelsen talks about meeting Kojima and becoming part of Death Stranding

We've already seen Hideo Kojima and Mads Mikkelsen having a good time out on the town in Tokyo, but now it's time to get down to Death Stranding business.The actor appeared on the latest HideoTube, a semi-regular talk show co-hosted by Kojima and fellow KojiPro person Kenji Yano.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda director explains how it breaks away from traditions dating back to KOTOR

Posted 02/10 17:53 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect: Andromeda director explains how it breaks away from traditions dating back to KOTOR

The further we went into the trilogy, the more we had to stay aligned with the choices and decisions that we’d made earlier on," Walters said.And people really enjoyed that in KOTOR and that’s why we picked it up in Mass Effect [as the Paragon / Renegade system].

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Prepare to die - these are the 15 greatest Dark Souls bosses

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Prepare to die - these are the 15 greatest Dark Souls bosses

He’s big, slow and hits like a tank – perfect for teaching you the absolute fundamentals of Dark Souls boss combat.Dragonslayer Armor is a tough out for anyone as they power towards the end of Dark Souls 3.

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, February 10 - 12. Hawkmoon!

Posted 02/10 13:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, February 10 - 12. Hawkmoon!

Xur, Destiny’s travelling weekend Exotic trainer, balloon flight enthusiast, and strong believer in the restorative power of just putting your feet up and eating a big, shitload of cheese from time to time, is back.Sick of getting shot down as you try to use your stand-out ability to make a comeback under heavy fire?

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Grand Theft Auto 4 complete Pigeon location guide

Posted 02/10 13:39 in Gaming | 0comments

Grand Theft Auto 4 complete Pigeon location guide

With the announcement that GTA 4 and its episodes are now backwards compatible on Xbox One, it felt as good a time as any to revisit one of our classic guides.If you want the bragging rights that go with achieving 100% Grand Theft Auto 4 completion you'll need to find and kill 200 pigeons hidden around Liberty City, and it's a tough job.

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Get a free game, the chance to win a £1,200 PC, try VR, and battle for prizes in a For Honor tournament - 6 reasons to attend the PCGamer Weekender!

Posted 02/10 13:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Get a free game, the chance to win a £1,200 PC, try VR, and battle for prizes in a For Honor tournament - 6 reasons to attend the PCGamer Weekender!

Who doesn’t want a free copy of Mount and Blade with their ticket purchase?Assuming you win the Alienware 13 PC, what better gift to have than a free copy of Mount and Blade to play on it?

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Stop it Vampyr, you’re bloody spoiling us: 4 types of vampire (so far) and 3 ways to rip people apart?!

Posted 02/10 11:17 in Gaming | 0comments

Stop it Vampyr, you’re bloody spoiling us: 4 types of vampire (so far) and 3 ways to rip people apart?!

You might think Reid is the one and only type of vampire, the classical one we know from Dracula.Four types of vampire are stalking London’s streets, plus a whole three types of supernatural combat to massacre vampire-hunters.

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Destiny 2 confirmed for 2017, already promising 'follow on content plans'

Posted 02/09 23:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 confirmed for 2017, already promising 'follow on content plans'

Activision has confirmed Destiny 2 for 2017, just in case you were worried you might have to wait any longer.There's no specific date but I'd imagine 'holiday' will be a good window.

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Leaked Horizon: Zero Dawn map looks huge and gives us hints at what Aloy will encounter

Posted 02/09 21:39 in Gaming | 0comments

Leaked Horizon: Zero Dawn map looks huge and gives us hints at what Aloy will encounter

An allegedly leaked map of Horizon: Zero Dawn is currently making its rounds on NeoGAF (via GameRevolution), and it's got players in an excited tizzy.For one, it looks like Aloy will be able to visit dense jungles, snowy mountains, and vast deserts in pretty equal measure.

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You don't even have to like Halo to laugh at these Halo Wars 2 ads

Posted 02/09 20:18 in Gaming | 0comments

You don't even have to like Halo to laugh at these Halo Wars 2 ads

And it's… well, not bad actually!These live-action TV spots take the dreary and dour story of Halo Wars 2 and make the conflict funny: Halo Wars 2 is a bit more niche than its FPS cousins due to being a console RTS.

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the perfect chance for Nintendo to drop that awful Zelda timeline

Posted 02/09 20:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the perfect chance for Nintendo to drop that awful Zelda timeline

One major question that remains for dedicated fans is its place in in the official Zelda timeline.I understand the curiosity, but I really, really hope Nintendo takes this opportunity to take a scalpel to the fibrous mass that is the Zelda timeline before it roots itself any deeper.

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11 things I wish I knew before starting Nioh

Posted 02/09 19:58 in Gaming | 0comments

11 things I wish I knew before starting Nioh

But just because you're prepared to die, that doesn't mean you can't minimize the chance of repeated, soul-crushing failure with a few helpful tips.Even if you don't swap between all three stances often, skill these up for every stance just so you're prepared for anything.

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GTA 4 and its episodes are now backwards compatible on Xbox One, a world of bowling awaits

Posted 02/09 19:38 in Gaming | 0comments

GTA 4 and its episodes are now backwards compatible on Xbox One, a world of bowling awaits

Niko, my cousin, want to go bowling - on Xbox One?If you had save files for the original games uploaded to the Xbox Live Cloud, they'll be waiting for you as soon as you start playing.

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