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Monthly Archives: June 2020

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Jun
30

“There are no microtransactions in Crash Bandicoot 4”

Toys for Bob, the studio behind Spyro Reignited Trilogy and now the latest Crash Bandicoot have a simple message for you: there are no microtransactions in Crash Bandicoot 4. A store listing for the game hinted that it would have […]

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Jun
30

Crucible is moving to closed beta to “continue to make the game better”

Crucible, which launched and began its inaugural ‘pre-season’ May 20, is taking the unusual step of “unreleasing” and moving to a closed beta status. Amazon’s free-to-play team shooter will enter closed beta July 1 as the developers focus on collecting […]

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Jun
30

Discord rebrands because it isn’t “just about videogames anymore”

If you play online multiplayer games with your friends, there’s a pretty good chance you use Discord for communication. There’s also a pretty good chance you use it for chatting outside of games, and the company is now making efforts […]

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Jun
30

Fortnite has left early access

Fortnite is finally losing the ‘Early Access’ status that it’s sported since the launch of Save the World back in July 2017. Epic announced today that both Save the World and Fortnite’s massively popular Battle Royale modes would drop the […]

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Jun
30

Neverwinter: Avernus let me take on hell’s foyer Mad Max-style

Neverwinter’s previous chapter, Infernal Descent, plunged players into the fallout of the Vallenhas family’s desperation, the wake of a mysterious deal with the archdevil Zariel. The Vallenhas stronghold was dragged kicking and screaming into Avernus, the topmost layer of the […]

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Jun
30

Skater XL will include three community maps at launch

Skater XL has been coasting around in early access on Steam for about a year and a half now, and during that time it’s attracted a respectable modding community. Three maps created by modders will be included with Skater XL […]

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Jun
30

League of Legends’ Volibear and Wukong are getting nerfed next update

League of Legends’ Volibear and Wukong have two things in common: they’ve both received total reworks this year, with LoL patch 10.11 and LoL patch 10.06 respectively, and they’ve been two of the best League of Legends champions for top lane of […]

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Jun
30

That amazing UE5 tech demo was only as GPU-intensive as Fortnite

We’re taking it none of you have forgotten the UE5 tech demo yet. Who could have? Epic Games, in a press release, said that with the upcoming engine the company is aiming to “achieve photorealism on par with movie CG […]

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Jun
30

Buy this today: Edifier R1280T, the best speakers under $100

As great as the best gaming headsets are, it can be equally important to have a great pair of speakers as part of your gaming setup. I’m sure we’ve all experienced that moment, following a long gaming session, when you […]

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Jun
30

Cyberpunk 2077 cyberdeck: how do daemons work?

What is your Cyberpunk 2077 cyberdeck? Your cyberdeck lets you hack and manipulate enemy cyberware by installing certain programs, also known as daemons, into your cyberdeck. Unlike Cyberpunk 2077 cyberware, your cyberdeck influences enemy cyberware, which can remove obstacles, damage […]