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Monthly Archives: June 2019

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Jun
30

A streamer spent 16 hours helping young Fortnite players earn John Wick umbrellas

When Fortnite streamer Koooooomar saw on Twitter that the Wick’s Bounty limited time mode was back for the 14 Days of Summer Friday, he decided to fire up his stream. He was going to help as many people as possible […]

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Jun
30

Injustice: Gods Among Us inspired the ‘Evil Superman’ dream in Batman V Superman

It’s fair to say that the recent DC movies have been divisive, to say the least – and none more so than 2016’s Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice from director Zack Snyder. While the movie has a vocal fanbase that […]

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Jun
30

The Halo Reach beta has leaked online, and you’ll get banned if you play it

After months of waiting and delays, the first beta testing for the Halo Master Chief Collection on PC finally kicked off this weekend – but it disappointed a lot of people hoping to try out Halo Reach on PC for the […]

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Jun
30

Fortnite Fortbyte 97: Found at a location hidden within loading screen #8

Where is Fortnite Fortbyte 97? Another day in Season 9, and that can only mean another unlocked Fortnite Fortbyte challenge! Today’s is Fortbyte 97, and it’s another one whose clue is hidden in one of Season 9’s weekly unlockable loading […]

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Jun
30

Red Alert 2’s cheesy cutscenes have been remastered in 4K

Remember when older games used to look incredible, or a videogame cutscene looked as awesome as anything in movies? Then you revisit them a few years later and they look blocky, stilted, and awful? Congratulations, you’re getting older. Other than […]

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Jun
30

More than a million people per month are still playing Age of Empires

Age of Empires is set to make a return. At E3 this year, we saw a trailer for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition, and Age of Empires 4 is currently in development. But perhaps ‘return’ is the wrong word […]

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Jun
30

A Russian defence official has accused Metal Gear of being created by US spy agencies

What most of us think of as Hideo Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid games are actually part of a covert U.S. intelligence project meant to destabilize governments and sow anti-authoritarianism around the world, a top Russian defence official has claimed. The […]

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Jun
30

Borderlands 3 “wouldn’t be as good as it is now” without Battleborn

Gearbox Software is currently hard at work making Borderlands 3 for release in September – a full ten years after the studio’s previous game in the series, Borderlands 2 in 2009. During that time, the studio worked on the ill-fated […]

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Jun
30

Ion Maiden is “almost done” and it could be out July 11

It’s a good time to be an FPS fan, particularly if you prefer retro-style shooters that feel like they were made in the ’90s. Last year’s Quake-like DUSK was one of the best games of the year, the Hexen-like Amid […]

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Jun
30

SGDQ 2019 raised $3 million for Doctors Without Borders, setting a new record

Summer Games Done Quick 2019 has wrapped up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, after raising a record-breaking $3 million USD (about £2.4 million) for the international humanitarian aid organization Doctors Without Borders. This year’s total is GDQ’s biggest-ever fundraising haul, vastly outstripping […]