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Talking Point: Are Nintendo's Exclusives Enough To Win A Next-Gen Handheld War?

The 'next Switch' will need to match the current system's all-round strengths. When it comes to the world of entertainment technology, everyone likes to get ahead of themselves. Everything is 'the next big thing', until about a year later, that is, when it's evident that the tech isn't ready yet. Augmented reality and virtual reality […]

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Designing Gold Rush, a More Free-Form Mode for Stealing and Stealth in Hood: Outlaws and Legends

Hood: Outlaws & Legends is a third-person, cooperative multiplayer heist game, set against a medieval-inspired backdrop. Gold Rush is our exciting new game mode that pits Outlaw teams against each other to collect and bank as much gold as possible within a time limit. You can collect gold by killing guards, discovering hidden treasures, and […]

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A Halo Infinite player is exploiting physics to pull off Breath of the Wild-style trick shots

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PSA: Here’s when Halo Infinite’s campaign launches

Image: 343 Industries, Microsoft via YouTube Dec. 8, at 6 p.m. in Scunthorpe, 1 p.m. in Scranton, noon in San Luis Potosi Continue reading… Read More

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Fantasy Life Online Comes Out In English On iOS And Android Today

It's not Fantasy Life 2, but we'll take it! After Level-5's wonderful cult classic Fantasy Life came out on 3DS, and blew us all away with its depth, heart, and charm, it was a little disappointing to find out that the sequel would be a mobile-only game called Fantasy Life Online. It was even more […]

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Video: The GameCube Is Over 20 Years Old, And Blimey Do We Have Memories Of It

It's not even a cube. 2021 marks the GameCube's 20th anniversary, which means it's already been hitting pubs in the UK for two years by now, but being the old group of sods on the video team that we are, we remember it when it was merely a proverbial babe in Nintendo's proverbial (thankfully) arms. […]

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Halo Infinite won’t let you replay story missions

Image: 343 Industries/Xbox Games Studio You get one chance at a mission per save file Continue reading… Read More

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Dead Cells' Constant Mutations Make It One Of The Best Games Of 2021, Too

I love Dead Cells. The side-scrolling combat and platforming are tight, the art is impeccable, and its progression system and unlock curve are among the best I’ve ever seen. It feels like a near-perfectly designed game. In the three years since its release, it has become even better—and a more interesting indicator of… Read more... […]

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PlayStation VP fired following a sting by a pedophilia vigilante group

Content note: This report features mentions of paedophilia, sexual content. A senior PlayStation executive has been fired from Sony after an amateur sting operation has allegedly provided evidene that he was attempting to engage in sexual activity with a 15-year-old boy (via YouTube channel People v. Preds, which sets up stings to catch alleged […]

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Patrick Söderlund’s Embark Studios Teases Reveal Of First Game

The first game from Embark Studios, a veteran team led by former EA and Dice head Patrick Söderlund, is set to be revealed this week. The game is called Arc Raiders, and we got a glimpse of what to expect in a cryptic teaser video. The video is one of those “trailer for the trailer” […]

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