ITSHAPPENING.GIF - Latest Overwatch update confirms Doomfist is free and has his gauntlet

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ITSHAPPENING.GIF - Latest Overwatch update confirms Doomfist is free and has his gauntlet

A recent Overwatch crash report recently name dropped Doomfist, listing "1.Now the Overwatch blog has officially announced he's free in the world and has his famous glove.

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Evil Genius 2 is coming to let you unleash your inner Hank Scorpio

Posted 07/04 16:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Evil Genius 2 is coming to let you unleash your inner Hank Scorpio

Which is important if you ever wanted to overthrow the world through dastardly schemes and sharks with laser beams (may or may not be an actual thing).While the game might be forgotten to most the original was a cult classic, and both fans and Rebellion have been muttering about a sequel for years.

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Until Dawn survival guide - free with PlayStation Plus in July 2017

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Until Dawn survival guide - free with PlayStation Plus in July 2017

If you want to lead them all safely and see the sun rise again, you're going to need some help avoiding the reaper.That's where this guide comes in - follow our advice to keep everyone alive and earn the They All Live trophy.

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Here's how to legitimately trigger GTA 5's UFO event in-game

Posted 07/04 14:56 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's how to legitimately trigger GTA 5's UFO event in-game

Some amazing work recently found a hidden UFO mission in GTA Online, now we know how to trigger the event without hacking the game.Team Gurus, originally unearthed a new UFO model and some scripting that they were able to use to trigger a Supply Run mission.

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The Journey can again be a standout mode in FIFA 18, as long as EA uses finesse

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The Journey can again be a standout mode in FIFA 18, as long as EA uses finesse

EA’s first crack at a story mode within FIFA provided one of 2016’s happiest surprises.And The Journey hasn’t come to an end just yet, with a conference call in January confirming it’s to return as part of FIFA 18.

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Celebrate Independence Day in GTA Online with monster trucks, discounts and a new supercar

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Celebrate Independence Day in GTA Online with monster trucks, discounts and a new supercar

Happy Independence Day!The in-game event runs until July 10th, with mostly returning content like firework launchers, and the Western Sovereign and Liberator monster trucks (at 25% off).

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All-night gaming binges: why do we do it, and what does it do to us?

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All-night gaming binges: why do we do it, and what does it do to us?

Over a decade later, I prefer to play games at night, long after a sensible bedtime.I’m a binge gamer, and once I get started I don’t want to stop.

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Someone played Walmart and GameStop deals to turn $97 in $500 for a new console

Posted 07/04 12:20 in Gaming | 0comments

Someone played Walmart and GameStop deals to turn $97 in $500 for a new console

An enterprising redditor has posted how they've managed to play Walmart and GameStop deals to turn a profit, and make enough cash to buy a new console.Bkfraiders7 posted their account of what happened, which involved buying clearance games from Walmart and using a GameStop 'buy two get one preowned' deal and an extra trade credit offer.

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HADOUKEN! The story behind Street Fighter's most iconic move

Posted 07/04 11:25 in Gaming | 0comments

HADOUKEN! The story behind Street Fighter's most iconic move

Just after Street Fighter celebrated its 25th anniversary, a photographic meme spread across Japan.Their head would be slightly lowered, and the subject’s hands would be angled with fingers cupped, ready to catch (or, more accurately, deliver) a sizeable ball.

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The best Legend of Zelda games of all time

Posted 07/03 23:08 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Legend of Zelda games of all time

What follows is a list of the ten best games in the Legend of Zelda franchise, each one representing different but equally important eras in the series' long and varied history.Ocarina of Time is one of the most historically important games of all time.

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This week's Overwatch news: Roadhog reactions, rage and recommendations

Posted 07/03 22:27 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's Overwatch news: Roadhog reactions, rage and recommendations

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 3.

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'We have no news at this time' says EA - what's going on with Mass Effect: Andromeda DLC?

Posted 07/03 21:28 in Gaming | 0comments

'We have no news at this time' says EA - what's going on with Mass Effect: Andromeda DLC?

Here's a quick primer on everything that's going on with Mass Effect: Andromeda DLC, or the lack thereof.In fact, it confirmed early on that there would be no season pass - just like the last three main Mass Effect games.

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Positive reaction to Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy 'could lead to other things,' says Activision

Posted 07/03 21:28 in Gaming | 0comments

Positive reaction to Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy 'could lead to other things,' says Activision

So it was a little surprising to see that the Crash Bandicoot N.And that's very good news for those hoping to see an all-new adventure starring everyone's favorite marsupial.

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Link + Tingle suit = Zelda: Breath of the Wild NPCs freaking out

Posted 07/03 17:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Link + Tingle suit = Zelda: Breath of the Wild NPCs freaking out

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild got its first DLC pack recently, adding (among other things) a suit modeled after the character known as Tingle.For those of you who've been blissfully unaware of him, Tingle is a polarizing figure in Zelda lore.

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New Assassin's Creed Origins info on redesigned fighting and traversal, naval combat, levelling and modern elements

Posted 07/03 13:41 in Gaming | 0comments

New Assassin's Creed Origins info on redesigned fighting and traversal, naval combat, levelling and modern elements

Combat, traversal, levelling and more have all been redesigned, and in a recent GI podcast  Ismail talked a lot about these new features.Here's the full show, and then, afterwards, I've picked out the big takeaways for Origins.

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Fumito Ueda has changes he'd like the Shadow of the Colossus remake to have, but he's not saying what

Posted 06/30 22:38 in Gaming | 0comments

Fumito Ueda has changes he'd like the Shadow of the Colossus remake to have, but he's not saying what

The Shadow of the Colossus remake for PS4 will be an interesting project to watch, and not just because it already looks fantastic from a visual perspective.The game is being helmed by Bluepoint Games, without significant involvement of Fumito Ueda, the original director of the game.

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Destiny 2's getting rid of random perk rolls for loot and the response is divided

Posted 06/30 22:23 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2's getting rid of random perk rolls for loot and the response is divided

Game director Luke Smith revealed in an interview with Mashable that all of Destiny 2's weapons and armor will have set selections of perks and stats.Some players on Destiny's Reddit community were encouraged by the change.

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10 things to know about SGDQ so you can get the most out of Twitch's biggest summer event

Posted 06/30 21:00 in Gaming | 0comments

10 things to know about SGDQ so you can get the most out of Twitch's biggest summer event

Over the years, Games Done Quick has grown from a niche charity event put on by a small community to a legitimate global phenomenon.Currently, Awesome Games Done Quick provides its donated funds to the Prevent Cancer Foundation, an organization that funds cancer research and promotes cancer prevention and awareness.

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Watch GTA Online's new, secret alien mission - could this be the end of the Chiliad Mystery?

Posted 06/30 19:06 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch GTA Online's new, secret alien mission - could this be the end of the Chiliad Mystery?

Four years of GTA 5 alien mysteries later and the truth may finally be here.The enigmatic alien egg is obtainable in the game via a supply run mission in GTA Online, and collecting it seems to do… nothing special, actually.

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Dear Microsoft: thank you for the updated Xbox Avatars - they’re a step forward for gaming

Posted 06/30 18:37 in Gaming | 0comments

Dear Microsoft: thank you for the updated Xbox Avatars - they’re a step forward for gaming

The same goes for women, people of color, people of differing religions, people of differing nationalities, etc.2014: Four of the top ten games starred at least one white male protagonist.

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