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1001 Spikes

1001 Spikes Wii U patch offers new control options and Off-TV play


...but it has some issues
May 24
Last April, Nicalis announced that I'll be a character in 1001 Spikes someday. As you might imagine, that announcement has changed the way my brain works. "Is today the day that I get to play as myself alongside Jonathan Blow... read
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Save bug

Witcher 3 bug kills Xbox saves, console patch not ready this week


Watch out for save bug on Xbox One
May 22
While reception towards the usefulness of The Witcher 3's day-one update on Xbox One was mixed, the general stability patch CD Projekt RED is working on would be welcomed all around. Especially on the Xbox One, where people a... read
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The Witcher 3

Maybe you shouldn't download that Witcher 3 patch on Xbox One


What's important to you?
May 18
Before firing up The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for its global launch tomorrow, you'll be prompted to download a day one update. This patch is supposed to fix some issues, and generally make everything better. That's not quit... read
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Oops

Huge Mortal Kombat X patch meant to fix PC problems deletes save data


Oops
May 05
Yesterday, NetherRealm's Ed Boon promised "huge improvements" for the PC version of Mortal Kombat X, which does not work as well as the console version. This came in the form of an extensive 15GB patch, detailed here. Unfortu... read
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Halo

Latest Halo: Master Chief Collection patch brings improvements to ranking, stability


But is it too little too late?
Apr 22
The latest patch for Halo: The Master Chief Collection -- which focuses on "ranking, matchmaking penalties, stability, as well as game-specific improvements for each title" -- also confirms that progress on the remastered Hal... read
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Bloodborne patch

Bloodborne's game-breaking glitch patched


Long load times remain untouched
Mar 31
Last week, Chris told us about a game-breaking glitch in Bloodborne that made it so an item called the Lunarium Key, which is needed to reach a main-story boss, wouldn't appear. The issue has been fixed, so you can play co-op... read
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Halo

Halo: The Master Chief Collection patch seeks to bring relief


Are we done beta testing yet?
Mar 04
As is the trend nowadays, big-name titles don't get released polished and complete, that's what those day one suckers are for. Recently, the biggest suckers have been the Halo faithful who have been crushed under the immense ... read
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Skyrim patch

No more file size limit for Skyrim mods on Steam Workshop


2GB textures and HDR for everybody!
Mar 03
Bethesda will be removing the 100MB file size limitation from Steam Workshop mods in an upcoming patch for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.  Finally, all those gorgeous gigantic textures can be installed from Steam itself, i... read
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Dragon Age: Inquisition

Upcoming Dragon Age: Inquisition patch will add item customization, storage, and more


I can finally hoard to my heart's content!
Feb 14
BioWare has made some of the most critically acclaimed games of all time. Unfortunately, it's also made some of the buggiest. Dragon Age: Inquisition is no exception. It is a wonderful adventure and one of my favorite games o... read
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Dead State demo/patch

Dead State gets a new public demo and a hefty patch


All my friends are dead
Jan 31
Earlier this week, Dead State received its first major patch of the year and a completely revamped public demo. The game had a successful Kickstarter campaign in 2012 and was introduced on Steam Early Access in February ... read
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Dark Souls II

Free Dark Souls II patch to bring content parity with PS4, Xbox One versions


Also improved load times (PS3 only)
Jan 15
Dark Souls II is coming to PS4 and Xbox One on April 7 as Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin. The re-release, which collects all three DLC packs and makes other improvements, is also coming to PC, PS3, and Xbox 360,... read
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Unity patch

The latest Assassin's Creed Unity patch is a meager, tiny 40GB on Xbox One


Luckily, there's a work-around
Dec 17
The fourth Assassin's Creed Unity patch released yesterday, and Xbox One users found that it was substantially larger than advertised. The update, which was meant to be 6.7GB, clocks in at 40GB on the Microsoft console. ... read
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Master Chief Collection

343's released yet another patch to try to fix Halo


Enough patches to make a quilt
Dec 08
343 Industries is caught in a tough place when it comes to trying to fix Halo: The Master Chief Collection's broken multiplayer component. It obviously wants to roll out updates as quickly as possible. But, it also wants ever... read
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Assassin's Creed Unity

Ubisoft outlines the bugs it's killing with third Assassin's Creed Unity patch


'Won't solve every problem, but we're expecting that it will dramatically improve your experience'
Nov 17
Less than a week after release, Ubisoft's already planning and detailing the third of Assassin's Creed Unity's patches. This update is said to be "larger in scope" than the previous patches, and will focus on several problema... read
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Smash Bros.

Nintendo hopes to strike balance with new Smash Bros. 3DS patch


Say goodbye to your replays
Nov 11
Fighting games constantly strive for the fabled perfect balance that turns the contest into a pure standoff of skill rather than giving one player an edge based on character. Nintendo's taking more steps to inch closer to its... read
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Destiny

Sad day: Bungie nerfs Destiny's loot cave


'Not our dream for how Destiny is played'
Sep 25
Bungie's grand social shooter Destiny has boiled down to an interesting and repetitive formula for a lot of players lately: fire into the darkness of a cave and hope some interesting gear drops. No world exploring, no co... read
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Watch Dogs

Watch Dogs patch releasing shortly on all consoles and PC versions


It probably still won't look like the E3 build, though
Jun 19
Hey, guys! We've got some more Watch Dogs news! I know how much you all love that, but hear me out. There's a new patch coming for all platforms. That means PS4, PS3, PC, Xbox One, and Xbox 360. The patch is being rolled out ... read
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FFXIV

Final Fantasy XIV's patch 2.28 brings lots of great changes


Here are some impressions
Jun 05
I play a lot of MMOs, and not all of them are as updated as often as Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Traditionally, major patches (2.1, 2.2, and the upcoming 2.3) deliver the stuff everyone wants, like more dungeons, raids... read
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GameSpy

Unreal Tournament 3 and S.T.A.L.K.E.R. saved from GameSpy shutdown


Wait, S.T.A.L.K.E.R. has multiplayer?
Jun 02
I've found it really encouraging that developers are willing to make their multiplayer games playable after the shutdown of GameSpy. There was quite a list of games that were going to be going offline but after some big names... read
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Halo: CE lobby update

Halo: CE multiplayer will live on through official patch from Bungie


Internet lobby system will work exactly how it always has
May 12
A little over a month ago GameSpy Technology announced they were shutting down on May 31, and their server hosting along with them. Various games have found solutions with different levels of official support, but some titles... read
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Blink Dagger still no mana!
A new update just hit Dota 2, and it brought with it another slew of balance changes in the form of the 6.81 patch. Buffs and nerfs abound, and the future of the game has changed once again. Many have claimed that the 6.80 ve... read feature

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Ground Zeroes

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes patch coming May 1


Update makes platform-exclusive missions available to all
Apr 25
Konami has announced that it will be releasing a title update for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes on May 1. The patch will unlock the up-to-now platform exclusive missions "Deja Vu" and "Jamais Vu" (available only in t... read
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Star Trek Online

Star Trek Online Season 9 goes live, gives peace a chance


Well...sort of
Apr 23
Did you like Star Trek: Voyager? I know I did. And from the looks of things, Cryptic Studios does, too, as the newest big update of Star Trek Online titled "Season 9: A New Accord", involves quite a bit of content straight f... read
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inFamous

inFamous: Second Son gets a cool-looking Photo Mode tomorrow


And a few new much-appreciated options
Apr 16
Tomorrow's update for inFamous: Second Son will give players the option to turn off the game's heads-up display, cap the frame rate at 30 frames per second, and, after clearing the story, change the in-game time of day. But ... read
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PSABR Pabst Blue Ribbon

PlayStation All-Stars gets 'Ultimate Balance Update'


To remind you it exists in the midst of Smash Bros. fervor
Apr 08
Fitting that on the day of the Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct, Sony attempts to remind everyone that the terribly named PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is a game that exists. And it's not that it's a bad game, however... read
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inFamous

Day-one patch for inFamous: Second Son adds 19 missions


And more, if you bought a first-run copy of the game
Mar 20
As Chris mentioned in his review of inFamous: Second Son, Sucker Punch is expanding the core game with the Cole's Legacy and Paper Trail story arcs. The first of this content will be playable tomorrow as part of a day-one pat... read
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Diablo

Extensive Diablo III patch 2.0.1 goes live for PC today


Loot 2.0 and lots more
Feb 25
This may just be the time to give Diablo III another chance ahead of next month's Reaper of Souls expansion. Patch 2.0.1 hits the PC version today, and it's a huge one. Many core aspects of the game have been tweaked in some ... read
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Killer Instinct

Killer Instinct update wipes the Jail slate clean


Taps into some Spinal fixes, too
Feb 21
Double Helix will release a patch "very soon" that will fix the current known issues with Killer Instinct's Jail mode, the game's penalty for disconnecting before the end of a match. Also included in the update is a seri... read
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Terraria

Well that's a crap ton of stuff added to Terraria


Everything, but the kitchen sink
Feb 16
The Terraria 1.2.3 update is here and let's just say it's quite huge. To be honest, I'm not going to even attempt to break down all the fancy new tweaks the 2D action-adventure indie sandbox title received. Just take a g... read
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Spelunky

New Spelunky update adds Pro HUD for streamers


There's a host of bug fixes too but you'll still suck at the game
Feb 10
As you might know, Spelunky has been my videogaming obsession over the last six months or so, therefore it's no surprise that I'm actually keen to read through patch notes for the game. Version 1.4 has gone live and the big a... read






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