“We’re going to Titan, there’s 40-foot methane ocean waves” - Destiny 2’s art director reveals the visual secrets of those new planets

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“We’re going to Titan, there’s 40-foot methane ocean waves” - Destiny 2’s art director reveals the visual secrets of those new planets

For a game built around epic space opera, grand vistas, and exotic new worlds to explore, what made Destiny memorable was the minutiae.After playing the game we met up with Michael Zak, art director on Destiny 2, to discover the tiny, yet world-building, details he’s had a hand in designing.

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Why Final Fantasy 15’s beautiful food and ridiculous culinary preparation is the best thing in the game

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Why Final Fantasy 15’s beautiful food and ridiculous culinary preparation is the best thing in the game

Rather than a button-mapped power-up for times of need, FF15’s food takes time and planning, just like a real meal.Resident chef Ignis clearly hails from the Heston Blumenthal school of cooking: no Jamie Oliver bish bash bosh will do here.

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, September 1 - 3: Plan C, Invective, and Trespasser!

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, September 1 - 3: Plan C, Invective, and Trespasser!

Its path had been hewn into that air for as long as that air had been in place.If you’re looking for a Sunsinger Exotic – particularly one built around Radiance - go for Heart of the Praxis Fire.

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The 6 steps required to make every Xbox One game (there is *no* 'just make it happen' button)

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The 6 steps required to make every Xbox One game (there is *no* 'just make it happen' button)

If you, too, crave a taste of the high-life, then game development might just be the hobby you hanker after.The Program will be open to all developers, enabling anyone to publish games on Xbox One.

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The rumour is true: Legendary Nintendo magazine Super Play returns for launch of SNES Mini

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The rumour is true: Legendary Nintendo magazine Super Play returns for launch of SNES Mini

Legendary '90s Nintendo magazine Super Play, regarded by fans as one of the greatest games magazines of all time, is returning for a one-off special.Crucially, the new issue's cover is illustrated by Wil Overton, the artist behind every cover of Super Play's original 47-issue run.

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Sonic Forces brings some of the strangest crossovers you've ever seen to consoles and PC November 7

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Sonic Forces brings some of the strangest crossovers you've ever seen to consoles and PC November 7

Sega announced today that Sonic Forces will arrive on Xbox One, PS4, and Nintendo Switch on November 7 - but more importantly, it announced the game's Bonus Edition.In addition to a controller skin showing Sonic on one side of the gamepad and new villain Infinite on the other, the Bonus Edition comes with costumes based on other Sega-published games.

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Pokemon Gen 2's Legendary dogs are live in Pokemon Go, will travel to new regions through November

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Pokemon Gen 2's Legendary dogs are live in Pokemon Go, will travel to new regions through November

Yup, the Legendary trio from Pokemon Silver and Gold - Raikou, Entei, and Suicune - have arrived in Pokemon Go.On September 30, the dogs will rotate and move to a different region and stay there for another month.

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'F**k yeah, that's my Destiny': Jordan Vogt-Roberts talks live-action Cayde-6 and the Metal Gear movie

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'F**k yeah, that's my Destiny': Jordan Vogt-Roberts talks live-action Cayde-6 and the Metal Gear movie

After finding success with his first movie The Kings Of Summer, Vogt-Roberts fought, hard, to make Metal Gear Solid his next project.Being able to do some of the stuff that I've been talking about with Metal Gear, really diving into a world.

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I’ve just realised I’ll soon play Destiny for the last time, and moving on feels like leaving home

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I’ve just realised I’ll soon play Destiny for the last time, and moving on feels like leaving home

I’ve been playing Destiny solidly since day one, and theoretically I’ve played ‘enough’.In exactly the same way, Destiny has become far more than a video game over the last three years.

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Destiny 2 plot leaked as dataminers uncover spoilers, plus hints about the first Raid and DLC

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Destiny 2 plot leaked as dataminers uncover spoilers, plus hints about the first Raid and DLC

Maybe you saw this coming as soon as it was announced that Destiny 2 would be coming to PC - dataminers have cracked open the Destiny 2 beta and found a ton of info about the upcoming game, including some SERIOUS STORY SPOILERS.Before we get to Ghaul, we'll have to go through one of his lieutenants, Thumos.

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Some games are better left in the past, and Phantom Dust appears to be one of them

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Some games are better left in the past, and Phantom Dust appears to be one of them

Sometimes there’s nothing better than revisiting an Xbox old game you love.Other times it’s just nice to treat yourself to a bit of a history lesson for a classic that you’ve missed.

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12 normal things we can’t see in real life without thinking we’re in a videogame

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12 normal things we can’t see in real life without thinking we’re in a videogame

Playing videogames for a long time can cause unintentional blips in your everyday behaviour… you just might not have noticed it yet.This technological strand of entertainment has been silently teaching us a new way of interpreting our environment.

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode One review - “It’s touching, poignant, and will definitely move you.”

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode One review - “It’s touching, poignant, and will definitely move you.”

Because what would a Life is Strange game be without a little bit of romance and sexual tension?But the potential love interest here is another familiar face from the original game: Rachel Amber.

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The best Xbox One controllers and accessories

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The best Xbox One controllers and accessories

You might think an Xbox One controller is just a pad, but you want the best options and accessories, right?Here are the best deals on everything Xbox controller related in all the colours, with plenty accessories and more, so take a look and see what you fancy.

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12 brand new things we discovered in Assassin’s Creed: Origins - cat lovers, look away now...

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12 brand new things we discovered in Assassin’s Creed: Origins - cat lovers, look away now...

Yet along with bequeathing us a new hero in Bayek, Origins introduces a ton of new mechanics for us stabbalicious players to take advantage of.If you’ve long dreamt of being a part of animal control, the good news is that Origins is the game for you.

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The Walking Dead: Our World is a mobile ARG with GPS - so basically Walking Dead Go

Posted 08/30 23:51 in Gaming | 0comments

The Walking Dead: Our World is a mobile ARG with GPS - so basically Walking Dead Go

Are you a fan of AMC's hit series The Walking Dead?Well that's a little scary and hopefully unlikely, but developer Next Games might have the next best thing: a Walking Dead augmented reality game for iOS and Android.

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WWE 2K18 roster adds Alexa Bliss, TJP and the best tag-team you’ve never heard of

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WWE 2K18 roster adds Alexa Bliss, TJP and the best tag-team you’ve never heard of

Wrestling and hyperbole go hand-in-hand, but it's no exaggeration to say that this week's WWE 2K18 roster update is the most exciting in years.Sure, it adds names long expected, such as reigning Raw Women's Champion Alexa Bliss, long-time internet faves Kevin Owens and Finn Balor, and yesteryear legends such as Ric Flair and Razor Ramon.

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Hotline Miami's confirmed, here are 5 more indie games we want in Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes for Switch

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Hotline Miami's confirmed, here are 5 more indie games we want in Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes for Switch

The strange tale of Travis Strikes Back begins when Travis and his would-be killer are sucked into an arcane video game console.Hotline Miami is prominent in the trailer, so that's a shoo-in, but I wonder what other indie games will get in on this bizarre collaboration?

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Best survival games you can play right now

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Best survival games you can play right now

That’s the pleasure of survival games, cutting away the layers of exposition and motivation that can stifle other games to take you back to life’s earliest questions: what will you eat?And some survival games take things further.

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Would you play a Game of Thrones RPG from the South Park: Stick of Truth devs? It almost happened

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Would you play a Game of Thrones RPG from the South Park: Stick of Truth devs? It almost happened

The studio behind South Park: The Stick of Truth and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2 could have had another big pop culture game adaptation to its name: Game of Thrones.Unfortunately, Obsidian co-founder Feargus Urquhart told Eurogamer that George R.

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