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VOTE: Splatoon 2 will still have hours-long map rotations - is it the right call?

Posted 05/08 22:14 in Gaming | 0comments

VOTE: Splatoon 2 will still have hours-long map rotations - is it the right call?

One of the most divisive parts of the original Splatoon is how it handles its selection of multiplayer maps, and Splatoon 2 isn't reversing course on that decision - though it is tweaking it a bit.Most multiplayer games either pick maps randomly from their entire selection or let players vote to determine where they want to play.

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This week's best Overwatch moments: The most adorable Tracer face-off ever

Posted 05/08 23:40 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's best Overwatch moments: The most adorable Tracer face-off ever

Each week, we share the best outplays, strategies, and funny accidents from the past seven days of Overwatch matches all around the world.But the game also has plenty of heartwarming moments.

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Prey just came out - aaaaaand it's been beaten in less than 20 minutes in an underpants speedrun

Posted 05/09 17:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Prey just came out - aaaaaand it's been beaten in less than 20 minutes in an underpants speedrun

But I really did not think the half-hour mark would get knocked down so quickly.And it's all thanks to liberal use of the GLOO gun and glitching through walls.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 will support PSVR according to Sony, here's what that could mean

Posted 05/09 20:22 in Gaming | 0comments

Star Wars Battlefront 2 will support PSVR according to Sony, here's what that could mean

Sony has confirmed that Star Wars Battlefront 2 will have some manner of PlayStation VR support.The most recent PlayStation newsletter put a prominent "PlayStation VR Compatible" badge on an image for the multiplayer shooter, as confirmed on both NeoGAF and UploadVR.

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Prey speedrunner clears the game in under 10 minutes and it's glorious

Posted 05/10 18:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Prey speedrunner clears the game in under 10 minutes and it's glorious

Well, that sub-20-minute Prey speedrun I wrote about yesterday didn't last long.Speedrunner Bjurnie just posted a video showing off their self-described, world-record (for now) 9:55 second run.

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Watch Black Ops 3: Zombies Chronicles' first gameplay trailer and admire that high-res rotten flesh

Posted 05/11 22:25 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch Black Ops 3: Zombies Chronicles' first gameplay trailer and admire that high-res rotten flesh

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3's Zombies Chronicles DLC finally has its first proper gameplay trailer.And yeah, we knew the zombies were going to look nice in their visually remastered form, all rotten and lurching with Black Ops 3 fidelity.

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Overwatch emotes re-enacted by a suburban dad are the best thing you'll see all day

Posted 05/12 21:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch emotes re-enacted by a suburban dad are the best thing you'll see all day

Ever wanted to watch an older man act out your favorite emotes from Overwatch using an arsenal of Nerf guns and household items?That's a strange thing to carry a torch for but, you know what?

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Halo 6 won't be at E3 and there's no such thing as Halo 3 Anniversary Edition, according to 343

Posted 05/15 16:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Halo 6 won't be at E3 and there's no such thing as Halo 3 Anniversary Edition, according to 343

Feels like we're about due for some big Halo news, but 343 Industries has pre-emptively squashed speculation that we'll see Halo 6 or a remastered version of Halo 3 at E3 this year.If it's any consolation for Halo fans suffering from unfulfilled hype, there was a three-year gap between Halo 4 (November 2012) and Halo 5 (October 2015).

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This week's best Overwatch moments: Mercy, destroyer of worlds, and a rocket queen dethroned

Posted 05/16 00:03 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's best Overwatch moments: Mercy, destroyer of worlds, and a rocket queen dethroned

Who’d guess that Mercy could ruin everyone’s day in such convincing fashion?Check out the answers to those questions and more in our latest batch of favorite Overwatch finds.

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Overwatch’s Arcade - the best way to get good and earn more loot boxes

Posted 05/16 01:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch’s Arcade - the best way to get good and earn more loot boxes

At BlizzCon 2016, Overwatch Game Director Jeff Kaplan introduced plans for the Arcade.This change created a hub for the team shooter’s offbeat game modes.

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Watch the Destiny 2 reveal livestream right here, starting at 10 am PDT / 6 pm BST

Posted 05/18 15:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch the Destiny 2 reveal livestream right here, starting at 10 am PDT / 6 pm BST

Destiny 2 is about to be laid bare after years of anticipation, and you can watch it all happen right here.Bungie will share the first ever public gameplay footage of Destiny 2 on its Twitch channel starting at 10 am PDT / 6 pm BST, with an hour-long countdown to the event beginning at 9 am PDT / 5 pm BST.

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Destiny 2 has new worlds, a better map to guide you through them, and LESS LOADING

Posted 05/18 20:17 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 has new worlds, a better map to guide you through them, and LESS LOADING

Bungie revealed the first four worlds and the revised Director coming to Destiny 2 as part of its grand reveal event and it all looks very inviting.Earth is once again where your Guardian's story will begin, but this time you'll head west of Old Russia to the European Dead Zone.

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Every detail from the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal: weapons, Raid matchmaking, and more

Posted 05/18 21:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Every detail from the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal: weapons, Raid matchmaking, and more

We know way more about Destiny 2 now than we did a few hours ago.Bungie's gameplay reveal event for its online shooter sequel did not disappoint in the "so many facts" department and whether you couldn't watch or just want to take stock of all the info, it was a lot to take in.

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The best PC games to play right now

Posted 05/19 12:13 in Gaming | 0comments

The best PC games to play right now

But what are the best PC games to play right now?Read more: The best PS4 games to play now Lara Croft made an impressive comeback in this new reboot of the classic Tomb Raider series.

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This is how Playerunknown's Battlegrounds became the Hunger Games of shooters

Posted 05/19 15:34 in Gaming | 0comments

This is how Playerunknown's Battlegrounds became the Hunger Games of shooters

You've probably been hearing a lot about "Playerunknown's Battlegrounds" recently.The battle royale genre started with, well, Battle Royale: a controversial Japanese novel-turned-film written by Koushun Takami, in which a dystopian government strands a junior high school class on an island.

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Look at the new stuff coming in Overwatch's Anniversary event, including DANCES

Posted 05/19 20:34 in Gaming | 0comments

Look at the new stuff coming in Overwatch's Anniversary event, including DANCES

Blizzard has been disseminating teases for the new goodies coming with its upcoming in-game celebration and the new dance emotes are the most exciting of all, obviously.Symmetra can really bust a move when she isn't melting my face off with her stupid beam thing.

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Bungie made Destiny 2’s guns, powers, and gameplay... but this is really a sequel built by its players

Posted 05/20 11:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Bungie made Destiny 2’s guns, powers, and gameplay... but this is really a sequel built by its players

Walking around the venue after Destiny 2’s official reveal yesterday, a particular phrase came up a few times in conversation with other attendees.The overarching shape of Destiny 2 is rather similar to what we know.

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Destiny 2 won't have Grimoire Cards, here's why

Posted 05/22 17:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2 won't have Grimoire Cards, here's why

For Destiny 2, Bungie is bidding farewell to one of its strangest storytelling tools; never again will you unlock a Grimoire Card.If you're not familiar with the concept, they're basically an even more hardcore version of a post-credits scene: Grimoire Cards tell you a lot about Destiny's story but only people who are already super invested bother to stick around for them.

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This week's best Overwatch moments: How to succeed at Roadhog without really trying

Posted 05/23 00:03 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's best Overwatch moments: How to succeed at Roadhog without really trying

Sometimes, the best Overwatch moments are the most unexpected.Here, Roadhog manages to take out an enemy Mercy just by standing in the doorway and blocking her path.

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These are the 3 coolest new things in Overwatch's Anniversary Event (No. 3 is dancing)

Posted 05/23 20:53 in Gaming | 0comments

These are the 3 coolest new things in Overwatch's Anniversary Event (No. 3 is dancing)

Back in the old days we had two Elimination modes and one Elimination map and we were happy, dagnabbit.Now these Overwatch Year Two whippersnappers have three new maps - the Dorado-adjacent Castillo, Eichenwalde-ish Black Forest, and Temple of Anubisian Necropolis - and two new clever new modes to play on them.

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