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Monthly Archives: August 2020

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Aug
31

Leagues of Legends is punishing players for going AFK

Facing an opponent that goes AFK or otherwise doesn’t play properly can ruin any multiplayer game, and the League of Legends devs are working to fix that. New measures to prevent going AFK, or throwing a match somehow, have been […]

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Aug
30

A Diablo 2 remaster probably wouldn’t be the same game, says original creator

One of the original creators of classic RPG game series Diablo has commented on the possibility of a Diablo 2 remaster, and he didn’t mince his words. David Brevik, lead programmer on the first Diablo, and project and design lead […]

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Aug
30

Call of Duty cheats seller sued by Activision

A prominent seller of cheats and hacks for various multiplayer games has been served a lawsuit by Activision. The site has removed the Call of Duty series from its list of products, and apologised to any players affected by its […]

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Aug
30

Minecraft Dungeons’ Creeping Winter DLC brings daily trials and slippery ice

The next Minecraft Dungeons DLC, Creeping Winter, is coming very soon, and developer Mojang has revealed some of the gameplay additions coming to the action-adventure game. One of the main attractions coming with the icy expansion is the daily trials, a […]

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Aug
30

Pusha T and Logic’s CS:GO team withdrew from an ESL One match to highlight protests against police brutality

Chaos Esports Club, the esports organisation part-owned by rappers Pusha T and Logic, withdrew from a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive match this week to highlight ongoing protests against police brutality in the United States. Chaos Esports was scheduled to be facing […]

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Aug
30

Sony is exploring doing more first-party PC ports

Sony’s planning to keep porting its first-party games to PC. According to a 2020 corporate report, the publisher is keen to keep one foot in the PC market going forward. Tucked away in the ‘Game and Network Services’ section of […]

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Aug
30

Mass Effect Trilogy Remastered could release before the end of the year

The long-rumoured remaster of the Mass Effect trilogy is set to arrive before the end of this year, though it might be delayed. A journalist with insider knowledge believes an upgraded version of the RPG games is still due for October, […]

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Aug
29

Here’s the intro to Scrubs remade in Rainbow Six Siege

In what is certainly an unlikely mashup, someone’s remade the intro to medical comedy series Scrubs in Rainbow Six Siege. Through some clever editing, a popular YouTuber has been able to stage the full opening in the multiplayer game, theme […]

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Aug
29

League of Legends datamine reveals new champion Samira’s abilities and backstory

The data of Leagues of Legends patch 10.19 has hit the MOBA game‘s Public Beta Environment’s, allowing dataminers to examine the fresh, incoming content. Along with some new skins, we have a new champion, Samira, the Desert Rose, coming to the Summoner’s Rift. Information […]

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Aug
29

Star Trek Online devs mis-advertised latest content bundle, apologise for any confusion

Players in Star Trek Online have been left feeling misguided when a recent bundle of new ships launched with less items than advertised for the MMORPG game. Developer Cryptic Shift had put the content up for an introductory price with certain bonuses, […]