Take-Two shuts down GTA Online Force Hax cheating tool

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Take-Two shuts down GTA Online Force Hax cheating tool

It’s been a busy week at the Take-Two legal department following the cease and desist letter to OpenIV and now the GTA Online cheating tool called Force Hax.The tool allowed players to pay a fee to use their cheating and harassment services in GTA Online.

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Dota 2's Immortal Treasure 2 available now for all Battle Pass owners

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Dota 2's Immortal Treasure 2 available now for all Battle Pass owners

Time, once again, for me to not pretend to know anything about Dota 2 as Valve announces the availability of Immortal Treasure 2.This would normally be the preserve of noted PC Invasion Dota 2 correspondent and scholar Tim McDonald.

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Richard Garriott probed over additional Shroud of the Avatar funding

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Richard Garriott probed over additional Shroud of the Avatar funding

A couple of weeks ago Richard Garriott’s studio Portalarium revealed they were seeking another round of funding for their MMORPG Shroud of the Avatar through Seedinvest to help expand their operations.Last night Richard Garriott took part in a Seedinvest live webinar to explain why they are looking for more funding.

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E3 2017 Podcast Special - XCOM Mario port begging central

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E3 2017 Podcast Special - XCOM Mario port begging central

Slightly delayed from the end of last week (sorry about that), but now present in all of its glory; it’s the PC Invasion E3 2017 Special Podcast.Six main conferences to cover (plus shout-outs to Devolver Digital’s amazing performance).

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Black Mesa's Xen update delayed until December at the latest

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Black Mesa's Xen update delayed until December at the latest

Last October the Half-Life Black Mesa team revealed Xen would appear this summer but it’s going to take a little longer than expected.“Unfortunately, as some of you may have already predicted, we are going to need to push back our planned release of Xen to later this year, in December.

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Galactic Civilizations 3 and Crusade update 2.3 detailed, available now

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Galactic Civilizations 3 and Crusade update 2.3 detailed, available now

Stardock’s Galactic Civilizations 3 and (particularly) the Crusade expansion have been updated to version 2.In Crusade, you should now see the AI handling its home planets a lot better.

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Dawn of War 3 trailers cover Annihilation mode and free skins pack

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Dawn of War 3 trailers cover Annihilation mode and free skins pack

Mixed in with all the E3 news earlier this week was word of Dawn of War 3 getting an Annihilation multiplayer mode.That update is due to be released on 20 June, and now has an accompanying video talking about how the mode(s) will work.

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SteamVR Home gains some collectibles from other VR titles

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SteamVR Home gains some collectibles from other VR titles

They’re themed items that can be unlocked by other games and then “used” in SteamVR Home.The announcement article doesn’t really go into how they can be used, but presumably they can be picked up and lobbed about at the very least.

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Hitman ICA facility missions now free to try, June update released

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Hitman ICA facility missions now free to try, June update released

As hinted at when they announced their new independence, IO Interactive have made the early parts of Hitman free to try out.The free portion is basically the same as the Hitman beta; the two tutorial missions set inside the ICA training facility.

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Part 24 of Plays Omikron: The Nomad Soul

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Part 24 of  Plays Omikron: The Nomad Soul

With E3 largely out of the way, it’s time to delve back into the early mind of David Cage and Omikron: The Nomad Soul.Then I have to go around knocking on tomb doors in an effort to find three friendly ghosts.

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Dying Light is getting a year of free DLC support from Techland

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Dying Light is getting a year of free DLC support from Techland

The popular zombie drop-kicking title will receive ten DLC ‘drops’ across the next twelve months, along with an eleventh that’s due in a few weeks time.This ‘Drop #0’ will focus on introducing new enemies to the game, and is described as a taster of the other additions to come later in the year.

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Origin client adds download speed managment, FPS monitor and more

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Origin client adds download speed managment, FPS monitor and more

EA is kicking out a new Origin beta client and it comes with a few community requested features to enhance it.The new client comes with download speed management via the Application Settings section where there’s now a Download Restrictions setting.

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IO Interactive own all rights to Hitman and are now independent

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IO Interactive own all rights to Hitman and are now independent

As part of that deal, IO will keep all rights to the Hitman IP.That means the future of the series is entirely within the control of IO Interactive.

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Everspace patched - Migrating to Unreal engine 4.16 and hardcore coming

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Everspace patched - Migrating to Unreal engine 4.16 and hardcore coming

For players looking for even more of a challenge, Hardcore mode is also coming as well as more VR tweaks.08  notes are as follows: We’re currently busy migrating the game to Unreal Engine 4.

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Fredrik Wester admits Paradox regional price hikes were poorly timed

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Fredrik Wester admits Paradox regional price hikes were poorly timed

If you live in a region of the world outside the UK or US, you’ve probably noticed a significant increase in price for Paradox games.Understandably, players from the regions most seriously affected by this sudden set of price hikes are not best pleased.

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Destiny 2 exclusive Sony extras coming to the PC in 2018

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Destiny 2 exclusive Sony extras coming to the PC in 2018

Prior deals involving Destiny suggest it could be a full year.That would possibly mean slightly less than a year for PC, since Destiny 2 comes out in October rather than September for us.

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Wolfenstein 2 E3 trailer introduces Nazis to hatchets

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Wolfenstein 2 E3 trailer introduces Nazis to hatchets

Machine Games are cranking out the Wolfenstein 2 trailers at this year’s E3; here’s another one called “Gunning for Freedom”.With a name like that you’d imagine it’s about weapon and combat mechanics, and you’d be right.

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17.6.2 AMD Crimson drivers released with Dirt 4 MSAA fix

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17.6.2 AMD Crimson drivers released with Dirt 4 MSAA fix

This set largely seem to deal with an 8xMSAA problem in the latest build of Dirt 4.That’s actually the only thing listed as a fixed issue, though I imagine there might be one or two other unlisted changes under the hood.

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Tyranny reveals Bastard's Wound expansion, updated with NG Plus

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Tyranny reveals Bastard's Wound expansion, updated with NG Plus

There’s a lot of activity around Obsidian’s Tyranny all of a sudden; an upcoming expansion, the release of an ‘Event Pack’, and a forthcoming free update.The expansion, ‘Bastard’s Wound’ and the free update will release concurrently (no date for that, but “coming soon”), while the Event DLC is out today.

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Malthael reaping souls in Heroes of the Storm from today

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Malthael reaping souls in Heroes of the Storm from today

The newest hero to hit Heroes of the Storm is Diablo 3 expansion baddy Malthael.5% of their maximum HP every second, for four seconds, which seems entirely aimed at burning down people with very high amounts of HP.

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