Xur, the Nine, and Osiris: Who they really are, and what they mean for Destiny 2

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Xur, the Nine, and Osiris: Who they really are, and what they mean for Destiny 2

We know - via a leak - that he will return in Destiny 2, in a variant of his trader role.So if they do straddle the Light/Dark divide, what does that mean for the future of Destiny 2?

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The Witcher 4: Geralt's gone for good, and everything else we know so far

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The Witcher 4: Geralt's gone for good, and everything else we know so far

Developer CD Projekt Red created a glorious and huge fantasy world that told a tale players became obsessed with (unicorn sex aside).Once you lock yourself into The Witcher 3’s world, it is incredibly easy to just stay there.

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10 best card games you can play right now

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10 best card games you can play right now

Luckily for you, this list has the answer, with the following ten collectible card games representing the very best that the genre has to offer.series of collectible card games.

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Knack 2 review: 'If it ain't broke, it's Knack(ered)'

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Knack 2 review: 'If it ain't broke, it's Knack(ered)'

This means that, despite receiving a lot of lukewarm reviews – as well as some pretty scathing ones – the first Knack managed to find an audience.On the basis of Knack 2, they mainly plumped for the latter.

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Donut destruction, dung beetle pinball, and long-lost NES games: our PAX 10 picks

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Donut destruction, dung beetle pinball, and long-lost NES games: our PAX 10 picks

One of the highlights of the annual PAX West convention is the PAX 10, where ten stellar indies games are given a platform to help elevate awareness of their greatness.It felt like an authentically weird NES game plus a few welcome decades of video game design sensibility.

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Now that we know Dragon Age 4 is real, here’s what we want to see

Posted 09/04 18:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Now that we know Dragon Age 4 is real, here’s what we want to see

Although EA Games hasn’t officially announced Dragon Age 4, it’s nice to know that it’s coming.That just happens not to exist yet… Until Dragon Age 4?

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Assassin's Creed II review: 'like being a medieval Batman, only with a better sense of humour'

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Assassin's Creed II review: 'like being a medieval Batman, only with a better sense of humour'

It’s no secret we loved the first Assassin’s Creed – maybe even a little too much.Neither, it seems, did the developers of Assassin’s Creed II.

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Xbox One keyboard and mouse support coming soon: 'we’ll coach developers - you’ve got to think about your multiplayer'

Posted 09/04 13:52 in Gaming | 0comments

Xbox One keyboard and mouse support coming soon: 'we’ll coach developers - you’ve got to think about your multiplayer'

Speaking at this year's PAX West, Ybarra reiterated that "keyboard and mouse support is defintely coming."We understand that; we run two platforms - the windows platform, the Xbox platform.

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The rise (and fall) of premium DLC: Why publishers are finding new ways to charge for games

Posted 09/04 13:49 in Gaming | 0comments

The rise (and fall) of premium DLC: Why publishers are finding new ways to charge for games

66, that the team would be “retiring” the season pass, allowing all players to access new maps and demons." Here we are in 2017, publishers are still exploring new ways to charge more for their games.

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Biomutant is an open-world action RPG about belching moths and (maybe) saving the world

Posted 09/03 03:55 in Gaming | 0comments

Biomutant is an open-world action RPG about belching moths and (maybe) saving the world

I mean, I'd be pretty confused if a cute little chinchilla(?In exchange, he told me about a very big problem at the heart of Biomutant's world: the Tree-of-Life is dying, and the disparate tribes of beasts can't save it themselves.

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Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy 15 is part fishing game, part VR horror

Posted 09/03 03:42 in Gaming | 0comments

Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy 15 is part fishing game, part VR horror

With the headset on your noggin and two Move controllers in your hands, you too can have the immersive experience of a relaxing Final Fantasy fishing trip - that suddenly turns terrifying.Having accepted your 'Mission of the Deep', you make your way to a tropical clearing, where everyone's favorite pretty boy Prompto cheerily greets you.

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7 lesser known Nintendo Switch games that could get big fast

Posted 09/02 18:04 in Gaming | 0comments

7 lesser known Nintendo Switch games that could get big fast

Once you get a Nintendo Switch, you kind of don't want to play games on anything else.Out of the 20 upcoming Nintendo Switch games at the showcase, these seven definitely deserve a spot near the top of your eShop wishlist.

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How Team 17 have grown from ‘that worms studio’ to one of the hottest publishers in the business

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How Team 17 have grown from ‘that worms studio’ to one of the hottest publishers in the business

We’ve all worked incredibly hard to establish our games label.DB: We’ve definitely ended up utilising our internal development team more than we anticipated.

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Do some good this weekend and watch the special Games Done Quick hurricane relief fundraiser

Posted 09/01 23:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Do some good this weekend and watch the special Games Done Quick hurricane relief fundraiser

That’s the mentality driving Games Done Quick, a speedrunning showcase that routinely raises millions for charities twice a year.With the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas this August, the team has pulled together a special online event running September 1-3.

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Dead Rising 4 comes to PS4 this December with all DLC as Frank's Big Package (hurr hurr)

Posted 09/01 22:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Dead Rising 4 comes to PS4 this December with all DLC as Frank's Big Package (hurr hurr)

Like a zombie ripping the brains and entrails from its next victim, Dead Rising 4 is being torn away from Xbox One exclusivity and coming to PS4.To recap, that means additional story content via the Frank Rising DLC, multiplayer via the Super Ultra Dead Rising 4 Mini Golf DLC, as well as all costumes and weapons from the Stocking Stuffer Holiday Pack, Street Fighter Outfit Pack, My Bloody Valentine Pack, Candy Cane Crossbow, Slicecycle, Sir-Ice-A-Lot, Ugly Winter Sweater, and X-Fists.

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“We’re just trying to think how this could turn really dark…”: Watch + play The Last Day of June!

Posted 09/01 18:21 in Gaming | 0comments

“We’re just trying to think how this could turn really dark…”: Watch + play The Last Day of June!

WARNING: SPOILERS FOR THE LAST DAY OF JUNE BELOW The Last Day of June is a touching game in many ways.A tale of long-lost love, death, and trying to turn back the bitter hands of time.

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Destiny - The Collection review: 'Three years on, Destiny has become one of the most vital games of a generation'

Posted 09/01 18:14 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny - The Collection review: 'Three years on, Destiny has become one of the most vital games of a generation'

And if you want to combine strategy and silliness, you'll find few giddier game modes that the crest-collecting rampage of Supremacy.And then you’ll start thinking.

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Here's when Destiny 2's first Raid, Trials, and Nightfall go live

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Here's when Destiny 2's first Raid, Trials, and Nightfall go live

September 13, one week after the base game launches on PS4 and Xbox One.In the original Destiny, these were called "Trials of Osiris.

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Bananas, pianos, and one finger: the 7 most ridiculous Dark Souls controllers

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Bananas, pianos, and one finger: the 7 most ridiculous Dark Souls controllers

Here is it: Dark Souls is famous for being hard.We’re basking in their glory, as you can’t really deny the majesty of someone thrashing Dark Souls with a banana.

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Remember those semi-transparent Crystal controllers from the '90s? PS4 is bringing 'em back

Posted 09/01 17:22 in Gaming | 0comments

Remember those semi-transparent Crystal controllers from the '90s? PS4 is bringing 'em back

A time of hacky sacks, yo-yos, and video game console controllers made of semi-transparent plastic so you could see the mechanical bits inside.Well Sony is bringing back at least one of those things thanks to the new Crystal collection of DualShock 4 gamepads coming October 17.

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