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World of Horror is a brilliantly grim horror RPG  08h09 24 février
On paper, there’s nothing I should like about World of Horror. There’s a cluttered screen, for starters, and an artificially retro aesthetic that I’ve seen once too many times before. It’s intimidating and brutally unforgiving, plus it also boasts my favourite unfavourite thing, RNG - dumb luck, in...
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CD Projekt is now the second-biggest video game company in Europe  16h19 23 février
CD Projekt has become the second-largest video game company in Europe, second only to Ubisoft, in terms of its market valuation.Though it was valued at 6.8 billion ( 5.2bn) just a month ago, it’s now hit 8 billion ( 6.1bn) following the release of the acclaimed The Witcher 3 on Nintendo Switch -...
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EA reportedly cancelled a Star Wars Battlefront spin-off last year  15h47 23 février
We’ve been awash with rumours of cancelled Star Wars games in recent years, and here’s another: EA reportedly cancelled a third Star Wars game last year, this one purportedly a spinoff of the Star Wars Battlefront series. Codenamed Viking internally, the shooter was initially expected to release in...
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Spawn is the next addition to Mortal Kombat 11  15h10 23 février
Spawn is coming to Mortal Kombat 11 on 8th March, 2020.Famed comic book artist Todd McFarlane - who was also a writer and artist on the Spawn series - may have had a hand in Spawn’s design, as he announced the roster addition by way of unveiling an all-new seven-inch scale figure. MORTAL KOMBAT...
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The Room series’ spooky escape room escapades translate perfectly to VR  14h00 23 février
The Room VR: A Dark Matter is the fifth game in the Room series and while it’s the first one to make the jump to VR, its spooky escape room escapades seem like a perfect fit for the medium. In this week’s episode of Ian’s VR Corner, you can watch me play through the first two levels of the game in...
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Is Apex Legends’ Revenant’s hitbox broken?  13h57 23 février
Apex Legends’ most recent roster addition, Revenant, is too easy to kill, say some players.According to some commenters on the Apex Legend subreddit (thanks, The Loadout), Revenant - who boasts extraordinary climbing skills and a fast-moving crouch as his passive skill, the ability to shut down...
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Baldur’s Gate 3 will be out in early access by the end of the year  13h03 23 février
Baldur’s Gate 3 will be available via early access on Steam later this year.It’s been in development for a while - work was underway even before Divinity: Original Sin 2 shipped in September 2017 - but the wait will soon be over as Wizard of the Coast’s parent company, Hasbro, has revealed Baldur’s...
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Boston mayor says Sony’s decision to back out of PAX East reinforces harmful stereotypes   12h01 23 février
The mayor of Boston has reached out to Sony, asking it to reverse its decision to stay away from PAX East this year, stating that the decision should have been motivated by facts, not fear .PlayStation confirmed earlier this week that it would no longer attend PAX East (operated by Eurogamer’s US...
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One year on, Anthem remains a sad monument to a generation of folly  08h00 23 février
It’s the most wonderful time of year: February It’s also still Christmas, according to Anthem, because the game still has its decorations up - even now, a full two weeks after the initial tweet, which pointed out that open invitation for bad luck, went viral. Apparently that’s intentional because...
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Activision goes to war over Call of Duty: Modern Warfare battle royale leaks  20h50 22 février
Activision is fighting Call of Duty: Modern Warfare battle royale leaks with subpoenas and online takedowns.Modern Warfare’s upcoming battle royale, reportedly dubbed Warzone, is one of the worst-kept secrets in all of video games. While it remains unannounced, players have found themselves...
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Red Dead Redemption 2 Hot Coffee mod creator defiant despite legal threat  18h57 22 février
A Red Dead Redemption 2 modder has insisted their Hot Coffee mod is here to stay despite receiving a legal threat from the game’s publisher.The Hot Coffee mod, which was uploaded to Nexus Mods on 12th February, recreates the infamous Hot Coffee mini-game from 2004’s Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas....
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It turns out 9 out of 10 Mass Effect players were Paragon  17h48 22 février
If you played BioWare’s wonderful Mass Effect trilogy, you’ll be familiar with its morality system.Ostensibly reflecting good and bad playthroughs, the Paragon and Renegade system let players choose different lines of dialogue and key actions that each would each contribute in some way to their...
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This unlucky Call of Duty: Modern Warfare player was killed four times in a single Play of the Game  16h26 22 février
The Play of the Game feature is meant to showcase a single player’s skill in a single round of a competitive multiplayer match. Usually you see the player downing three or four foes without dying. And usually, each foe is a different player.But in this Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Play of the Game...
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Microsoft Flight Simulator has all the airports on earth  15h09 22 février
Microsoft Flight Simulator has all the airports in the world, its developers have said.37,000 airports were manually edited by the developers.In the video below, Sven Mestas, lead game designer at French studio Asobo reveals the astonishing work done by its airport team, which expanded on the 24...
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A year after it was pulled from Steam, Taiwanese horror game Devotion preserved at Harvard University  14h15 22 février
Devotion has secured its future at Harvard University a year after it was pulled from Steam.The superb horror game, developed by Taiwan studio Red Candle Games, launched on Steam in the spring of 2019, but after it was found to contain an unflattering reference to China’s president, Xi Jinping, it...