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Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Expect Ana damage buffs in the next Overwatch PTR

Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan has made some posts to the Battle.net forums that have offered a bit of detail on what’s likely to come in the 1.17 patch, including damage boosts for Ana, further nerfs for Mercy, and potentially some […]

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Oct
31

PUBG’s desert map will release when the game leaves Early Access in December

We weren’t sure what to expect from today’s Xbox stream for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Sure, there would be details on the console edition of what’s now probably the world’s most popular game, but we weren’t certain if there would be anything […]

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Oct
31

This is your first look at the next Rainbow Six Siege season

Rainbow Six Siege’s mid-season reinforcements just arrived, but just like mom used to say it’s never to early to start speculating about the next season. Maybe your mother isn’t such a Siege fan, but the advice rings true. Knowing this, […]

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Oct
31

EA are making changes to Battlefront 2’s progression system after community backlash

EA’s upcoming intergalactic shooter, Star Wars: Battlefront 2, was among the casualties of the recent loot box controversy. It became clear through the beta that gameplay-relevant unlocks were often tied to crates that could be either earned in-game or purchased […]

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Oct
31

Dark’s five year undefeated streak against non-Korean StarCraft players just ended

Korean players tend to be a dominant force in many esports, but nowhere is that more true than in StarCraft. South Korea’s Brood War scene helped to define modern esports, and the country’s dominance has continued throughout the lineage of […]

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Oct
31

We're giving away 1000 Halloween loot boxes for World of Warships – grab yours now!

There is only a day to go till the spookiest night of the year arrives. Watch out for your enemies in their scary attire as they creep behind you to yell out, “Fire!” To celebrate, we have teamed up with […]

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Oct
31

You can choose the next League of Legends skin

  Riot are allowing the players to choose one of the next League of Legends skins. From now until November 13, players will be able to choose one of three skin concepts for Illaoi to be developed into a full […]

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Oct
31

Here's when Hearthstone's next expansion will be announced and how to watch – expect rap

Hearthstone fans: your favourite card game’s next expansion will be announced at the opening ceremony of BlizzCon on Friday, and further explored in a panel later that very same day. Here’s what you need to know. Fancy a new CCG? […]

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Oct
31

Creature collecting JRPG World of Final Fantasy is coming to PC next month

World of Final Fantasy is a spin-off from the famous JRPG series that released for the PlayStation 4 in October last year, to generally favourable reviews. Publishers Square Enix have announced that it’s coming to Steam in less than a […]

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Oct
31

How Brian Fargo's hustle kept inXile alive long enough to revive the RPG

If you left Brian Fargo on a desert island he would find a way to rub two sticks together and make a deal. Which is just as well, because a desert island is more or less where he found himself […]