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Street Fighter V servers back online following 'indefinite' maintenance

Street Fighter V servers are now back online after being taken down "indefinitely" overnight. The servers have been up and down like a pair of knickers since launch, but yesterday Capcom closed everything down for a three-hour maintenance w...   read

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Firaxis is 'working very furiously' to fix XCOM 2

XCOM 2 might be a fine strategy game, but for many players, it's one marred by bugs. Speaking with Rock, Paper, Shotgun, lead designer Jake Solomon expressed surprise at the title's rocky launch, saying "I can honestly say that we didn...   read

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Batman Arkham Knight

Warner Bros. formally cancels Batman: Arkham Knight on Mac

Warner Bros has confirmed that Batman: Arkham Knight has been cancelled for Mac/Linux platforms. In a brief statement on Steam, the publisher said: We are very sorry to confirm that Batman: Arkham Knight will no longer be coming to Mac and...   read

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Just Cause 3

New Just Cause 3 patch coming 'later' this month

The first instalment of Just Cause 3's Air, Land and Sea Expansion Pass DLC - Sky Fortress - is almost complete.  "Whilst one side of the studio is working on patches, fixes and optimisations for the game, which will continue to r...   read

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Just Cause 3

A patch for Just Cause 3's performance problems is in the works

Just Cause 3 launched this week, and blimey has it been a bit of a mess. Patrick’s review of it was positive, saying it “provides some of the best open-world tools ever.” It seems like it's a good game, but there have also...   read

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Just Cause 3

Are you having trouble running Just Cause 3?

According to reports on reddit, some players are experiencing significant issues with newly launched Just Cause 3. As reported by VG247, some framerate and performance issues can be resolved on PC by way of a graphics and performa...   read

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Destiny players experiencing 'Vulture' issues on Xbox One

Some Xbox One Destiny players have been encountering "Vulture" errors since the 2.02 update recently rolled out. You should only receive that error if you try to play co-op or PvP without a Xbox Live Gold (or PlayStation Plus, as the code i...   read

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Fallout 4

Yes, the first game breaking Fallout 4 bug has been found

It was only a matter of time, but the first repeatable game breaking bug has been found in Fallout 4. We all knew this was coming. The bug, which crashes to desktop on PC, is triggered as part of a settlement quest where players are sent to...   read

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Xbox One

Having issues with the new Xbox One Experience update?

If you're one of the "small number" of Xbox One players who are having difficult booting up after the new Xbox one Experience update rolls out today, don't panic. Yet. Microsoft has acknowledged issues with first boot, content installation,...   read

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Halo 5

Oh Halo no: 343 flooded with reports of Halo 5 multiplayer rank resets

Some who have dumped several hours in Halo 5's multiplayer over the past two weeks might see an unwelcome sight when they turn on the game. There's a chance that their multiplayer progress has been reset. That's the nightmare scenario come ...   read

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Fallout 4

Pre-ordered Fallout 4 on Xbox One? Better check your installed files

If you pre-ordered Fallout 4 on Xbox One before October 27, 2015, and don't have your console set to Instant On, check your files -- you may have a placeholder file downloaded instead of the actual game. "If you’ve digitally pre-order...   read

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Batman: Arkham Knight

Batman: Arkham Knight on PC will never be fully fixed

Early last year, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced that it would no longer attempt to squash the bugs that plagued Batman: Arkham Origins. In doing so, the publisher ensured that game would never fully be fixed. Today, it ann...   read

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Arkham Knight

Arkham Knight is still broken on PC for many people

Four months after its half-arsed and broken PC port, Batman: Arkham Knight has finally been opened up for sale again on Steam. Except there are still major problems with the game. Because of bloody course there are. In its patch notes relea...   read

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Batman: Arkham Knight is back on Steam

Warner Bros. has begun selling the PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight again after pulling it from the Steam store in June due to widespread performance issues and bugs. It's currently $49.99. As an apology, the publisher is offering the pr...   read

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Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 last-gen release put on indefinite hold

As Activision grapples with the issues facing Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5's current-gen versions, the publisher has decided to put the release of the last-gen versions on hold. In a statement to Eurogamer, Activision didn't specify how long th...   read

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Rock Bugs 4

Are you having issues with Rock Band 4? You're not alone

[Update: A Harmonix spokesperson reach out to us to issue the following statement:  “The Rock Band experience is as important to Harmonix as it is to our players. We are passionate about Rock Band, and we'll support it with bug f...   read

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Batman: Arkham Knight

Batman: Arkham Knight back on sale for PC later this month

Warner Bros. has confirmed that Batman: Arkham Knight will be back on sale for the PC later this month. The PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight was withdrawn back in June when the game was deemed unplayable. A post on the off...   read

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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege beta extended until October 4

If you've been having difficulty joining the Rainbow Six Siege beta (*cough* which is everyone *cough*), I bring good news -- the beta is being extended until October 4, 2015. The extension also heralds a Double Renown event, which as ...   read

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MGSV save bug

New Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain save-killing bug affecting PS4 users

Given that no one reads the overbearing startup messages for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, let me point out a worthwhile one. Konami has identified "cases" of a new progress-killing bug affecting PlayStation 4 users. If you have mul...   read

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Payday 2
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The utterly broken Xbox One version of Payday 2 is getting fixed

For a lot of people, Payday 2 is a fantastic game. Pulling of the perfect heist with a bunch of friends, unlocking new tools and guns, and more often than not quoting lines from Heat while you do it, Payday 2 is a hell of a lot of fun&hell...   read

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Buggy launches

Don't expect games to have less buggy launches

2014 was a rough time for games being released in complete, bug-free states. Assassin’s Creed: Unity, Sonic Boom, Halo: The Master Chief Collection… so many games were released that were just down-right broken and had to be rel...   read

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Metal Gear Solid V

That Metal Gear Solid V Quiet bug has finally been patched

Last week we reported on a bug in Metal Gear Solid V where, if you took Quiet with you on missions 29 or 42, you could end up finding your save game completely corrupted. Thankfully, the newest patch for the game seems to have fixed both sa...   read

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Destiny 2.0

Bungie knows the Destiny 2.0 patch is kind of broken

Bungie released Destiny’s 2.0 patch yesterday. Massive overhauls to the game were made, but with it came a buttload of new bugs and issues. Ever since the update, people have been reporting inability to update the game, freezes, incor...   read

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Metal Gear Solid V

Avoid this save-corrupting bug in The Phantom Pain

Konami is warning Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain players about a bug that may corrupt their save file. To avoid it, do not select Quiet as your buddy for mission 29 or 42. That's it. The issue is "known to be present" on all platforms...   read

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A major Steam security flaw that made stealing accounts easy has been patched

You know Steam Guard? The thing that’s supposed to give your Steam account more protection by using two-step verification? Turns out that was part of a major security bug, which allowed hackers to take peoples accounts and change the ...   read

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