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Author: StenFrisk

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Sep
14

Here are 20 more minutes of The Outer Worlds gameplay from TGS

The Tokyo Games Show is underway this weekend, and there’s new footage on display from The Outer Worlds, Obsidian’s upcoming Wild West-flavored spacefaring RPG. The build is for the TGS audience, which means the UI is in Japanese, but it […]

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Sep
14

Cyberpunk 2077 does not have procedurally generated quests or activities

One way to keep a giant gameworld feeling fresh and full of things to do is to create a process whereby the game can generate new content on its own. The other way is to write all of them yourself. […]

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Sep
14

Stalker-like Chernobylite hits early access next month

The Chernobyl Exclusion Zone is a real place where (almost) nobody lives, but it’s been packed to the gills with its own modern mythology and lore largely thanks to the secrecy that surrounded the nuclear plant disaster there in 1986. […]

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Sep
14

Discord is scrapping its Nitro Games catalogue

One year after introducing a library of games for paid Nitro subscribers, Discord is abandoning the feature. The company says it will not be renewing its contracts with the developers it worked with to provide the games, saying that very […]

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Sep
14

Team Liquid’s Dota 2 squad is going independent

Team Liquid’s Dota 2 squad, which just weeks ago placed second in this year’s International world championship in Shanghai, is striking out on their own. The team is parting ways with Team Liquid on amicable terms to pursue plans for establishing […]

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Sep
14

Borderlands 3 has doubled Borderlands 2’s peak player count on PC

On launch day, Borderlands 3’s peak concurrent PC player count doubled the all-time peak for Borderlands 2. That’s according to Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford, who tweeted the info Friday evening, almost exactly 24 hours after the game launched on PC. […]

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Sep
14

You can now sign up for the Microsoft Flight Simulator alpha

September 13, 2019 Registration for the Microsoft Flight Simulator tech alpha is live. Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Insider Program has been live for a bit now, and it’s offered up some gorgeous screenshots as well as early development details on the venerable […]

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Sep
14

Gears 5 dethroned Fortnite on Xbox – but Steam player counts aren’t great

Microsoft’s gaming division is starting to embrace our multi-platform present. All the company’s recent first-party titles have hit PC right alongside their console counterparts, and now that’s starting to extend to Steam releases, too. Gears 5 launched on Valve’s platform […]

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Sep
13

Guild Wars 2 Season 1 “is always on our mind,” but it was built to “fire and forget”

One of the defining features of Guild Wars 2 is its Living World narrative, which takes shape over in-game events that hit over the course of weeks and months. The system has been influential enough that even Destiny 2 is […]

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Sep
13

Remnant: From the Ashes’ adventure mode patch buffs a whole lot of weapons

Remnant: From the Ashes now has its first big post-launch content update. The developers at Gunfire Games have previously detailed how the options afforded by the new adventure mode – but now that the patch notes have landed, there’s a […]