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Monthly Archives: November 2018

Nov
30

Borderlands studio boss really likes the number 3 lately

November 30, 2018 Gearbox boss Randy Pitchford is either teasing Borderlands 3 or being unnecessarily cruel on Twitter. Yes, Borderlands 3 is happening. Randy Pitchford, CEO of series developer Gearbox, hasn’t exactly been subtle about teasing it over the past year, […]

Nov
30

Rocksteady is definitely not making a Superman game

Batman: Arkham developer Rocksteady is not working on a Superman game. Game industry rumours have reached a fever pitch in the weeks leading up to The Game Awards, but that’s one we can squash in no uncertain terms. The studio’s […]

Nov
30

Diablo 2’s Median XL overhaul mod gets a massive update very soon

Median XL: Sigma is coming. The Diablo 2 mod has been kicking around the internet for ages, offering a brand-new game experience that rebuilds Blizzard’s original. The massive Sigma engine update has similarly been on the way for years, and […]

Nov
30

Battlefield 5 will get slower TTK

You die very quickly in Battlefield V. Too quickly for the liking of many players. DICE has some changes in mind, but the studio is taking a slow and cautious approach with those changes. You won’t see anything major on […]

Nov
30

Bethesda issues lifetime bans for Fallout 76 players after a session of homophobic harassment

Earlier this month, a group of Fallout 76 players showcased an especially egregious display of harassment in-game by hunting down and eliminating others while saying things like “we have come to eliminate all gays.” Bethesda has issued a lifetime ban […]

Nov
30

Logitech G Pro Wireless review: the ultimate gaming mouse

Competitive gamers meet your match. There’s nothing quite like the Logitech G Pro Wireless mouse, and few can match its simplistic, intuitive design. It’s claimed to be “the ultimate gaming mouse for esports professionals” and, though I am just an amateur […]

Nov
30

AMD claims Navi will compete with Nvidia’s high-end GPUs… is it more powerful than we thought?

AMD’s relationship with the high-end of PC graphics cards has been a strained one of late, to say the least. It’s been a good many years since the Radeon side of the graphics divide has been able to put up […]

Nov
30

Artifact’s monetisation might be stingy, but you were never promised anything else

The world of digital card games is dominated by one particular genre – the CCG. Outliers like Slay the Spire and Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales have carved their own niches, but thanks in particular to Blizzard’s efforts on Hearthstone, the […]

Nov
30

After dire sales, Overkill’s The Walking Dead gets a half-price ‘Starter Edition’

Overkill’s The Walking Dead launched earlier this month to minimal acclaim and poor sales. That’s led to cost-cutting measures at publisher Starbreeze, and now the company has slashed prices on the game itself, too. You can now get a ‘Starter […]

Nov
30

Total War: Three Kingdoms lets you trade regions in diplomacy overhaul

One of the most vaunted features of Total War: Three Kingdoms so far has been its ground-up rework of diplomacy. This is a game all about its characters, as developer Creative Assembly says, so it stands to reason that the […]