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Square Enix confirms it has plans for E3 2021

Summer is closing in, which means it's time for the rollout of new game announcements. E3 2021 has already confirmed a number of participants, and now another publisher has confirmed it will have something around the digital conference. In ...

 
 
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Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan is leaving Blizzard

Longtime Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan has announced he is leaving Blizzard Entertainment. Aaron Keller, a founding member of the Overwatch team, will be stepping into his role moving forward. In an announcement blog, Kaplan thanked h...

 
 
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Spiritfarer adds new character Lily today

Last year's Spiritfarer was a bit of a surprise. The cozy management sim about a boat sailing spirits through the afterlife made for a pretty compelling journey, and there's more on the horizon. Developer Thunder Lotus announced today that ...

 
 
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Dota: Dragon's Blood is getting a second season

Netflix's Dota 2 series premiered fairly recently, and it's already been locked in for another season. The Dota 2 Twitter account has confirmed that Book 2 of Dota: Dragon's Blood is on the way. A tweet today says the second season of Dota:...

 
 
 
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Double Fine reaffirms Psychonauts 2 is coming this year

There might be some delays already this year, but Double Fine has reassured it's still aiming for 2021. The studio tweeted today that yes, Psychonauts 2 is still slated for this year. The statement reaffirms what the company's Twitter accou...

 
 
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PlayStation reverses course on PS3, Vita store closure

Last month, Sony confirmed a report that it would be closing the online storefront for PlayStation 3, Vita, and PSP. Today, the company announced it would no longer be closing two of those stores. Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan...

 
 
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Social media nostalgia trip Emily is Away <3 is out today

The Emily is Away series has been two-for-two for both resurfacing fond memories of long-gone messenger days and also tugging directly on my heartstrings. Today, the third game arrives on Steam and Itch to, presumably, attempt the same. Emi...

 
 
 
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Mass Effect Legendary Edition will have a photo mode

Mass Effect is getting a number of tweaks, both in gameplay and graphics, with the Legendary Edition. That's not the end of the list though, as a tweet from project director Mac Walters confirmed the addition of a photo mode. On Twitter, Wa...

 
 
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Picross S6 is coming to Switch next week

The Nintendo Switch has had no shortage of Picross options, and Jupiter's shown no signs of slowing down. Picross S6 has been announced, coming to the Switch eShop on April 22, 2021. This marks the sixth game in the Picross S series to arri...

 
 
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Ubisoft locks in next Forward for E3 2021

A second year of digital press conferences look like they're on their way, and Ubisoft is confirming its date already. Today, Ubisoft announced that its next Forward press conference will be on June 12, 2021 at 12 p.m. PT. This Ubisoft Forw...

 
 
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Wasteland 3 takes the battle to Steeltown in June

The Colorado of Wasteland 3 is pretty rough, and to survive it, you're going to need some steel. The Battle of Steeltown, Wasteland 3's first narrative expansion, is headed to the titular Steeltown to resolve an internal conflict so th...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Alexa can start up Xbox Game Pass downloads now

Smart speakers can do a lot: control your music, maintain a grocery list, and wake you up in the morning. Now, you can also tell them to start downloading some Halo to your Xbox. Today, Amazon and Microsoft announced a new Alexa skill that ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Diablo II: Resurrected feels like a magic trick

There is a part of my head, some reptilian section of my brain, that just loves watching numbers go up. It finds joy in methodically kiting and whittling down enemies, clearing the area of loot, and moving on to the next; like a farming si...

 
 


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