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Monthly Archives: June 2019

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Jun
29

Halo Reach’s Forge and Theater modes won’t be on PC at launch

After years of waiting, the complete Halo Master Chief Collection is at last coming to PC, beginning with the last game in the series developed by franchise creators Bungie – Halo Reach. The first beta testing for Halo Reach on PC […]

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Jun
29

Skyrim’s murky seas finally get an overhaul with this underwater mod

In the eight years (!) since The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim came out, mod makers have been hard at work transforming the game. We’ve had grand new areas and adventures created entirely from scratch, multiplayer expansions for co-op dragonslaying, and […]

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Jun
29

Crackdown 3 now has a wingsuit

For all its marketing bombast – and even an assist from Terry Crews – Crackdown 3 didn’t make much of an impact when it landed earlier this year. But the game isn’t dead, and Microsoft has just pushed out a […]

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Jun
29

Halo Reach PC public testing has begun, but you probably weren’t invited

It’s been teased for a long time, but the first Halo Reach PC public beta test – and so the first playable appearance of the Halo Master Chief Collection on PC – has finally kicked off. The first ‘flighting’ test […]

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Jun
29

Mario Royale is dead, long live Mario Royale

The story of Mario Royale, the free browser-based version of Super Mario Bros. that pitted you against 74 other players, continues. After hearing from Nintendo last week, creator InfernoPlus was forced to change the name of the game and replace […]

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Jun
29

There’s finally a reason to play the Rainbow Six Siege test server – but it’s just a charm

The Rainbow Six Siege technical test server is a wonderful thing for the developers, offering a way to get upcoming changes into the hands of players before they hit the proper game. But while it occasionally offers a chance for […]

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Jun
28

Lego Hammond is disgustingly adorable in these new Overwatch sets

Another round of Overwatch Lego sets are coming our way, and the brick-maker has revealed a preview of what to expect. Following up on the Overwatch Lego sets that launched earlier this year, we’re getting fresh sets including proper minifigs […]

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Jun
28

Steam’s top releases for May range from Total War: Three Kingdoms to Swag and Sorcery

Steam hosts a tremendous number of new game releases every day – such that it’s basically impossible to keep track of everything that’s coming out. Thankfully, Valve has begun to provide us with a regular list of the best-selling new […]

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Jun
28

Final Fantasy XIV is “experiencing technical difficulties due to a DDoS attack”

If you’re getting Final Fantasy XIV errors today, you’re not alone. The new Shadowbringers expansion went live today for players who’d pre-ordered, and the first day has had plenty of the difficulties we’ve come to associate with online launches. This […]

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Jun
28

Tim Sweeney says it’s Valve’s fault that backers won’t get Shenmue 3 Steam keys

June 28, 2019 According to Epic’s CEO, Valve policies prevent crowdfunded games from issuing Steam keys when they’re launching on other platforms. Steam is the de facto standard for PC game distribution these days, and most crowdfunded projects use Valve’s service […]