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New UK Research Links Loot Boxes With Gambling

Loot Boxes have long been the subject of controversy, so much so that a number of countries have already placed restrictions or regulations on games selling Loot Boxes, including Belgium banning them entirely in 2018. Now, new research has been […]

Bethesda
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Bethesda Officially Joins Xbox

After receiving approval from the European Commission for the deal, Microsoft goes ahead with it’s $7.5 billion purchase of Bethesda’s parent company Zenimax, bringing Bethesda and other studios under the ownership of Microsoft. “This is an exciting day for Xbox. […]

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Chivalry 2 Release Date And Closed Beta Announced

In a recent announcement, Chivalry 2 was given an official release date of June 8th, 2021, almost 9 years after the launch of the original title. The Closed Beta going live from March 26th – 29th. Pre-ordering the game on […]

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Microsoft U-Turn on Xbox Live Gold Fee Increase

Recently, Microsoft announced a price increase to it’s Xbox Live Gold membership, to the point that the cheapest option for an annual membership would be the purchase of two 6-month memberships for $60 each, which was twice the cost of […]

Blood Bowl 3
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Blood Bowl 3 Closed Beta Launches Early 2021

The third instalment of the Blood Bowl titles, based off Games Workshop’s fantasy football parody tabletop game will be dropping in early 2021, after a delay earlier this year. Those who are itching to try the latest title as early […]

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Sony Announces That PS5s Will Only Be Available Online At Launch

With the release of the Playstation 5 fast approaching, Sony has announced that the console will only be available through online retailers on launch day. The next-generation system will be available on November 12th or November 19th depending on your region. This […]

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Watch Dogs: Legion Bug Causes Save Files to Become Unplayable

Ubisoft’s recent Watch Dogs release seems to be a mixed one. Watch Dogs: Legion is an innovative game, but one that seems to need more polish than it currently has. In particular, a game-breaking save corruption bug is affecting thousands […]

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For Fans Of Among Us: Town of Salem

Among Us is undoubtedly the unexpected smash hit of 2020, despite it’s 2018 launch date. It has had enormous viewership on Twitch, sold extremely well on Steam, and has dominated various subreddits with its memes. The title’s simplicity and its […]

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Ex-Bioshock Devs New Game Purportedly in Later Stages of Development

After several years of radio silence from Ghost Story Games, it appears that we have an unofficial development update on their first title. A job listing on a Take-Two careers page stated that the game is “in later stages of production.” While […]

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Sony Elaborates on Backwards Compatibility Specifics for PS5

About a month after Sony Playstation CEO Jim Ryan stated that “99 percent” of the Playstation 4 library will be backward compatible on the Playstation 5, Sony has updated their support site with the specifics for how their new console will handle […]

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Microsoft Has Acquired Bethesda Softworks

In a move that is sure to shake up the industry, Microsoft announced today that they have acquired ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks. Microsoft now owns Bethesda and all of its studios — Bethesda Game Studios, id […]

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Xbox Series S Price Confirmed for $299.99

After a string of leaks yesterday, Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox Series S will be launching at $299.99. The Series S is set to be Microsoft’s lower-end next-generation hardware, reportedly coming in a much smaller box and lacking a disk-drive. […]

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Witcher 3 Next Generation: Free Game Update

CD Projekt Red has announced that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will be receiving a next generation update which will release as a standalone purchase for Xbox Series X, PS5 and PC. Those who already own the game on PC, […]

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Games Done Quick Raises Over 2 Million For Charity

This past Saturday, the video game speedrunning marathon Summer Games Done Quick concluded after raising $2,309,530 for the charity Doctors Without Borders. Taking place from August 16th to August 23rd this year’s Summer Games Done Quick featured speedruns of over […]

Apex Legends
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Apex Legends Season 6 is Now Live

The sixth season of Respawn Entertainment’s battle royale title Apex Legends has launched, bringing with it a host of new content. The biggest change in store for players is a new legend. Joining the cast is engineer and modder Ramya […]

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Pikmin 3 Deluxe Announced for Nintendo Switch

As this long summer of game announcements marches on, Nintendo has officially confirmed that Pikmin 3 will be coming to the Nintendo Switch. Originally released for the Wii U in 2013, Pikmin 3 was a well-received follow-up up in the […]

Riot Games
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Riot’s Controversial Deal With NEOM Causes Backlash

Riot Games has announced a new partnership with NEOM, a Saudi Arabian city project. Announced in 2017, NEOM is designed to be a cross-border smart city built with new technologies, with plans for it to be powered entirely by renewable […]