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Is there really a third unannounced next-gen Xbox model?

Readers, you'll have to let your intuition do the heavy lifting on this one. This is the type of story where I feel equal parts good and bad about it. It's the kind of rumor that's completely plausible yet the evidence is rooted in nothing ...

 
 
 
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Xbox has a new feature for delivering console bundle pack-ins

As digital distribution rose to prominence, that's the direction console bundles went. Cheaper than manufacturing a physical product, buying a new Xbox, PlayStation, or Switch often means one or more codes to redeem for games. In the grand ...

 
 
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This new Katamari Damacy Reroll bundle is the cutest thing

Some intrepid eyes on the internet have discovered that a new retail bundle for Katamari Damacy Reroll on Switch is heading to retail shelves tomorrow (September 20). Containing a digital copy for the game on Switch along with Fangamer's "P...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Bandai Namco isn't interested in Epic Games Store exclusivity

It seems like gamers aren't the only ones disinterested of Epic Games. In a recent interview with MCV, Bandai Namco Europe's Herve Hoerdt (SVP of marketing) stated that the company is not interested in the exclusivity deals that Epic Games ...

 
 
 
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Gears Pop! is now available on PC and mobile

One of the weirder announcements of E3 2018 was Gears Pop! Mashing Gears of War with the stupidly popular Funko Pop brand, many thought it was a big joke before Microsoft confirmed it would be a free-to-play game landing on mobile devices. ...

 
 
 
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Grid 2 has been delisted from digital marketplaces

Without much warning, Codemasters' 2013 racer GRID 2 has been delisted from all digital marketplaces. This includes Steam, the Humble Store, PSN, and the Xbox Live Marketplace. While physical copies exist for consoles, you'll now be unable ...

 
 
 
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(Update) Alpha Protocol has been delisted from Steam

[Update: As it turns out, the delisting for Alpha Protocol wasn't because of Sega losing publishing rights, but due to a music license. As is the case with most digital removals, Sega did not renew its contract for the song "Turn Up The Rad...

 
 
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Collection of Mana and Trials of Mana are headed to Switch

It seems the rumors were true. Square Enix confirmed during today's Nintendo Direct that Collection of Mana will be heading to Switch. Containing all three of the original Mana titles (one which was previously Japan exclusive), i...

 
 
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Xbox Game Pass is making the jump to PC

Microsoft is finally bringing its Xbox Game Pass service to PC. Sort of soft launched last year with "Xbox Play Anywhere" titles, Microsoft has detailed a full outline for what Game Pass will be offering PC players in the near future. In ad...

 
 
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Journey lands on the Epic Games Store next week

Thatgamecompany's 2012 masterpiece Journey will be launching on PC next week. Coming to the Epic Games Store on June 6, 2019, the title is currently available for pre-order at the ridiculously low price for $4.99. After Epic's sale ends, th...

 
 
 
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Blaster Master Zero blasts onto Steam next month

Inti Creates has announced that Blaster Master Zero will be heading to PC soon. Coming to Steam on June 14, 2019, the retro reboot will launch with a 10% release discount off of its $10 price. You can find more information on the game over...

 
 
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(Update) Chex Quest gets a third episode after 22 years

[Update: As was brought to my attention by Destructoid contributor Adzuken, Chex Quest 3 is actually not brand new. Released in 2008 by Jacobi as an unofficial add-on, today marks the first time it is being endorsed by General Mills. It is...

 
 
 
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Epic Games Store's first sale is off to a rocky start

Remember that really good sale the Epic Games Store started yesterday? Turns out not everything is going well in paradise. As has been discovered over the last day, a lot of publishers are not happy with Epic dropping a sale out of the blue...

 
 
 
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Tetris 99 combos up some paid offline DLC

Nintendo has announced that its hit battle royale puzzler Tetris 99 will be receiving some paid DLC. Available immediately on the eShop, the "Big Block" DLC will include offline options for players that aren't so keen on taking the fight on...

 
 




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absolutfreak

Finally finished up the Admittedly it was a bit of a slog working on these but glad theyre wrapped up (will probably add some paint chipping effects Now to maybe finish up a mob I started

 
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Im gonna start doing yoga and hopefully in 3 or so years Ill be flexible enough to curl up and roll down a hill like a

 
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Was Crash N Sane Trilogy an upgrade over the originals beyond the graphics? I own the originals digitally but I remember trying the first game and being put off by how difficult/finicky it

 
Neronium

Welp first week of work is I like it, but not many hours at all so despite being my highest hourly wage ever, I make less than I did on standard

 
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Streaming Gregory Horror Show if anyone wants to

 
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Me, before dropping a spike strip in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit:

 
Adzuken

Its Yay! This one is a staple of mine for when I want to feed the What better way to start an album than to make yourself feel like youre in a trance of indecisiveness, just being swept

 
 

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