Meet the iPhone X: 'It is all screen'

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Meet the iPhone X: 'It is all screen'

Today, live from the stage of the Steve Jobs theater, Apple condemned us all to financial ruin with the reveal of its iPhone X.The rumors were true: the OLED screen shone like a small sun, and the announced price was as high as the audience hype levels.

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Sky, the next game from the Journey studio, is coming to iPhone this winter

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Sky, the next game from the Journey studio, is coming to iPhone this winter

The next game from the creators of Journey will let you soar above the clouds with your friends, but only on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV.You can watch the trailer above to get a feel for the game.

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Destiny 2 armor that 'shares elements with a hate symbol' is being removed from the game

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Destiny 2 armor that 'shares elements with a hate symbol' is being removed from the game

The company announced the offending item's removal on Twitter, saying that the armor "shares elements with a hate symbol," that said similarity was not intentional, and that it does not represent company values.Here, you can see a photo of someone wearing the Kekistan flag: See the resemblance?

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How Heavenly Sword set Ninja Theory on a 10-year journey to artistic satisfaction

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How Heavenly Sword set Ninja Theory on a 10-year journey to artistic satisfaction

Of course, Heavenly Sword was anything but a small project, and as an entirely new, original title, its stakes were that much higher.Tameem Antoniades, co-founder and self-appointed 'Chief Creative Ninja' at Ninja Theory, knew that the development was a case of 'go big or go home.

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Destiny 2 treasure chests Sept 12-18: Here’s where Cayde-6’s loot is on Nessus this week

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Destiny 2 treasure chests Sept 12-18: Here’s where Cayde-6’s loot is on Nessus this week

First you’ll need to buy all 5 treasure maps from Cayde in the hangar for Glimmer and then head to Nessus to get his loot back.Each one does have a helpful clue - this time themed around Cayde’s unfortunate dimension hopping incident - but in case you’re in a rush, here’s where to find Cayde’s treasure chests this week.

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How to level up fast in Destiny 2, in time for the Leviathan Raid

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How to level up fast in Destiny 2, in time for the Leviathan Raid

Destiny 2’s levelling systems are friendlier than those of the original game, but they’re also very different.Read on, and we’ll get you Raid-ready in (relatively) no time.

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Nintendo says NES Classic Edition will return in summer 2018, look on ye scalpers and DESPAIR

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Nintendo says NES Classic Edition will return in summer 2018, look on ye scalpers and DESPAIR

The NES Classic Edition, AKA the tiny lil' NES with a bunch of games and zero inventory, is coming back.The same press release also confirmed that Nintendo has dramatically increased production of SNES Classic over its predecessor.

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The Evil Within 2 looks more Silent Hill than ever

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The Evil Within 2 looks more Silent Hill than ever

Silent Hill is the best horror series ever to appear on consoles (don't @ me), so it's no surprise that - at least in its latest trailer - The Evil Within 2 is borrowing heavily from the classics.Even the siren that plays in the opening seconds brings back memories of 1999 and Konami's survival horror hit.

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The 10 best war games you can play right now

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The 10 best war games you can play right now

The best war games, however, are those which contribute or build upon ideas and themes about the weighty subject matter with deft judgement and creative poise.In spite of its entirely fictional subject matter, Gears of War is a series steeped in real-world influences with regards to its presentation of war.

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Did Destiny 2's first Nightfall feel *too* hard? Bungie admits it was a little bit broken

Posted 09/11 22:58 in Gaming | 0comments

Did Destiny 2's first Nightfall feel *too* hard? Bungie admits it was a little bit broken

It's not just salt talking if you think Destiny 2's first Nightfall Strike is a bit too hard: the Prism modifier is partially broken.An official Bungie forum post clarified that the visual representation of Prism "is not persisting on screen as is intended".

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Move over Destiny 2, this mod turns Super Mario 64 into a shared-world experience

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Move over Destiny 2, this mod turns Super Mario 64 into a shared-world experience

Who needs Destiny 2 heroic public events when you can go butt-sliding down secret stages in Super Mario 64 with 23 of your closest friends?The same modder who retrofitted Super Mario Odyssey's capture (read: hat possession) mechanic into Super Mario 64 has now implemented a big ol' multiplayer mode into the game, and it's surprisingly straightforward to get up and running.

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How to get the huge Traveller ball in the Tower in Destiny 2

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How to get the huge Traveller ball in the Tower in Destiny 2

Have you seen that massive floaty Traveller ball in the Tower in Destiny 2?It involves several stages where you have to kick the ball that already exists in the Tower into a series of secret locations.

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Nintendo has 'dramatically increased' production of the SNES Classic

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Nintendo has 'dramatically increased' production of the SNES Classic

Well, you shouldn't be - at least not if you take Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime at his word.Speaking to the Financial Times, Fils-Aime said the company had "dramatically increased" production of the mini console.

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How to trigger Heroic Public Events in Destiny 2

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How to trigger Heroic Public Events in Destiny 2

While the standard version of a Public Event will hand over a piece of gear and a token, what you’re really looking for is Destiny 2 Heroic Public events.I’ve broken it down by Public Event type.

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Best Destiny 2 Easter eggs: I don't have time to explain why you should read it

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Best Destiny 2 Easter eggs: I don't have time to explain why you should read it

During the very first Homecoming mission in Destiny 2 you'll be sent to find the Speaker in the Tower.As you pass through the corridor from the Plaza you'll see this little guy brushing away the rubble.

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Make the wait for Red Dead Redemption 2 slightly more bearable by streaming the original for free

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Make the wait for Red Dead Redemption 2 slightly more bearable by streaming the original for free

Remember back when Red Dead Redemption 2 was supposed to come out this fall?If you were looking forward to playing RDR2 on PS4, the ideal medicine may already be at your fingertips: just revisit the original Red Dead Redemption on PS Now (or play it for the first time, PS Now doesn't judge).

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PES 2018 review: “As close as we’ve gotten to Pro Evo perfection in a long, long time”

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PES 2018 review: “As close as we’ve gotten to Pro Evo perfection in a long, long time”

If you wanted to know what it was like living in a bizarro football world then Master League is the place to be.Even the addition of a Challenge option to Master League adds more realism with contract negotiations, fear of the sack, and delicately balancing the egos of the prima donnas in the dressing room can’t massage Master League into something resembling realism.

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The Walking Dead, Pokemon Go and the Apple iPhone 8's secret gaming weapon

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The Walking Dead, Pokemon Go and the Apple iPhone 8's secret gaming weapon

Our Apple overlords are set to reveal their next technological gift to us on September 12: the iPhone 8.If that term sounds a bit Black Mirror, don't panic, you've probably already used it.

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Here’s why that new Street Fighter 2 SNES cart might burst into flames

Posted 09/08 21:40 in Gaming | 0comments

Here’s why that new Street Fighter 2 SNES cart might burst into flames

Nostalgic Street Fighter 2 fans were giddy with excitement last month when self-described "creative production company" iam8bit announced they were joining forces with Capcom to release a tantalizing new SNES version to celebrate the game’s 30th anniversary.We are releasing a new cartridge for SNES compatible hardware, but we are NOT releasing a new console.

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No More Heroes director Suda51 talks Badman, punk politicians, and Travis Touchdown's favorite porn

Posted 09/08 21:20 in Gaming | 0comments

No More Heroes director Suda51 talks Badman, punk politicians, and Travis Touchdown's favorite porn

But for reasons that may already be apparent, I feel comfortable enough to do so with Goichi 'SUDA51' Suda.And if you're wondering how Badman's baseball bat could possibly clash with Travis' Beam Katana and not shatter to pieces or burst into flames, Suda's already got a perfectly logical explanation lined up.

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