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Iteration or impersonation? Dissecting the issue at the heart of the PUBG/Fortnite dispute

Posted 09/22 18:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Iteration or impersonation? Dissecting the issue at the heart of the PUBG/Fortnite dispute

In fact, to call them tired facsimiles would be to ignore the importance of what they represent; pieces of a wider puzzle that, once put together, can bring into existence an entirely new genre of video games.In his brilliant video essay on the subject of souls-likes, Mark Brown accurately outlines the four steps involved in the birth of a new video game genre.

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Nintendo Switch running Skyrim looks less pretty than other versions, but just as fun

Posted 09/22 19:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch running Skyrim looks less pretty than other versions, but just as fun

Wonder what The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim running on the Nintendo Switch actually looks like?It's understandable, as the game was teased from day one of the Switch reveal.

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Ruiner review: 'An adrenaline surge akin to a cyberpunk Hotline Miami'

Posted 09/26 15:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Ruiner review: 'An adrenaline surge akin to a cyberpunk Hotline Miami'

When you're in the zone, blasting waves of enemies with futuristic firearms or bludgeoning bosses with your trusty metal pipe, Ruiner is a rush of pulse-quickening violence.And though you can choose from such emotive responses like 'Nod', 'Shrug', or 'Crack knuckles' (all with cheeky corresponding mask displays), nothing you do outside of combat seems to make much difference.

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“Welcome to Freedonia”: Minecraft’s oldest server is still a mind-boggling menagerie of marvel and wonder

Posted 09/27 17:29 in Gaming | 0comments

“Welcome to Freedonia”: Minecraft’s oldest server is still a mind-boggling menagerie of marvel and wonder

10 of Java Minecraft, and typing in the server’s IP address.] where you're continuing to engage with them and they're continuing to play with you.

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The best Destiny merchandise that proves real life loot can be Legendary

Posted 09/29 12:57 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Destiny merchandise that proves real life loot can be Legendary

While you unfortunately still need to live on real Earth as well as the EDZ there’s plenty of Destiny 2 merchandise out there to ease the pain of not constantly holding your MIDA.And once you’re done, why not slip into one of these delightful Destiny bathrobes.

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7 Star Wars Battlefront 2 beta tips you need to crush the Rebel scum

Posted 10/03 18:01 in Gaming | 0comments

7 Star Wars Battlefront 2 beta tips you need to crush the Rebel scum

If you’re looking to play the Star Wars Battlefront 2 beta then what better way to get a head start than tips direct from multiplayer producer Craig McLeod‏.“You get points for pretty much any positive action,” says Craig.

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PS4 update 5.0 is here and these are 5 of its biggest changes

Posted 10/04 17:17 in Gaming | 0comments

PS4 update 5.0 is here and these are 5 of its biggest changes

These are five of the biggest changes that you'll want to check out the next time you get a few minutes to re-acquaint yourself with your PlayStation.Sony's amping up PS4's built-in tournament options with dedicated team support.

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Why a marriage is at the heart of Assassin's Creed Origins

Posted 10/04 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Why a marriage is at the heart of Assassin's Creed Origins

It turns Assassin's Creed Origins has a squidgy, soft heart under all that shiny armour.Beneath the stabbing, hippo slaughter and treasure hunting is something that's pretty rare in the world of AAA games, a marriage.

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11 cool things we discovered in 8 hours of Assassin’s Creed Origins

Posted 10/04 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

11 cool things we discovered in 8 hours of Assassin’s Creed Origins

There’s only a matter of weeks until we’re let loose in the enormous Ancient Egypt of Assassin’s Creed Origins with brand new hooded hero, Bayek.So far, the answer is very much yes with Origins offering an incredible RPG unlike anything Assassin’s Creed has ever done before.

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How to make money quick in Stardew Valley and other useful Year One tips

Posted 10/05 09:34 in Gaming | 0comments

How to make money quick in Stardew Valley and other useful Year One tips

The port has been long awaited by both Ninty fans waiting for the elusive Animal Crossing for Switch and fans of Stardew Valley alike.When you first start out in Stardew Valley, you’ll be given 500g or 500 pieces of shiny gold.

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The best upcoming Xbox One indie games heading your way

Posted 10/05 12:29 in Gaming | 0comments

The best upcoming Xbox One indie games heading your way

As the best upcoming indie games on Xbox One shows, there are a great range of things from smaller studios well worth your attention.So let us guide you through some of the most exciting indie games heading to Xbox One, via Microsoft's [email protected] program.

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Middle-Earth: Shadow of War: “an expansive and beautifully made Lord of the Rings adventure playground”

Posted 10/05 15:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War: “an expansive and beautifully made Lord of the Rings adventure playground”

Seriously, so much orc murder.There are times you feel like a fantasy Jason Bourne, rolling around a table, trying to grab whatever comes to hand to help you beat a tricky opponent.

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There’s a lot of Breath of the Wild in Super Mario Odyssey, the most transformative Mario since 64

Posted 10/06 18:29 in Gaming | 0comments

There’s a lot of Breath of the Wild in Super Mario Odyssey, the most transformative Mario since 64

There’s an awful lot of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in Super Mario Odyssey.But in Super Mario Odyssey, the space is more compact.

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Why does Assassin's Creed Origins have a difficulty setting? Watch this interview with director Ashraf Ismail

Posted 10/11 00:11 in Gaming | 0comments

Why does Assassin's Creed Origins have a difficulty setting? Watch this interview with director Ashraf Ismail

But don't take our word for it - watch this interview with game director Ashraf Ismail about how difficulty impacts all sorts of decisions both from a player and developer perspective from Assassin's Central.If you're the opposite, if you really want that very difficult challenge, you can set the game to a harder setting.

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The genius of Metro: Last Light isn't the shooting, its the sad portrayal of post-apocalyptic life

Posted 10/12 13:17 in Gaming | 0comments

The genius of Metro: Last Light isn't the shooting, its the sad portrayal of post-apocalyptic life

To an extent, the above scene could be from either Metro game, bespeaking the lack of significant evolution between 2033 and Last Light.But while Last Light may lack raw ambition, it does an incredible job of amping up the atmosphere and world-building.

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How Rockstar gave us GTA: Columbo in L.A. Noire's seedy underbelly of 1940s Los Angeles

Posted 10/12 14:04 in Gaming | 0comments

How Rockstar gave us GTA: Columbo in L.A. Noire's seedy underbelly of 1940s Los Angeles

Released in 2011, hot on the heels of Red Dead Redemption and three years after GTA 4, the immediate assumption was that L.Noire would be another open world action game.

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Watch Assassin's Creed Origins' Bayek solve a brutal murder mystery

Posted 10/17 15:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch Assassin's Creed Origins' Bayek solve a brutal murder mystery

In the exclusive gameplay walkthrough from Assassin's Central above, you can check out one of Origins' many investigation side quests  in action.And no, the end result isn’t good but Bayek at least takes revenge for the senseless gory crime.

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Destiny 2: Xur location, weapons and armour Oct 20-27th. Should you buy Sweet Business?

Posted 10/20 14:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2: Xur location, weapons and armour Oct 20-27th. Should you buy Sweet Business?

What guns and armour is Xur selling this week, and is any of it worth buying?This week in Destiny 2 he's on Titan, near the Rig fast travel point.

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