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Review: Dishonored: Death of the Outsider

Billie Lurk is tired. By the time she takes Dishonored: Death of the Outsider's lead role, the street urchin-turned-assassin has fought harder and lost more than most. Lurk's actions have shaken the world's foundation; with the single flick...

 
 
 
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New Prey update targets screen-tearing and stuttering on PS4

Prey has been sitting comfortably on my to-play list. I'm confident I'll like it, but I'm also certain I don't have much patience for weird technical woes and pesky bugs. Arkane has been working to get the game to a better place, and today'...

 
 
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Prey was going to let players fly wherever they wanted

When we reviewed Prey, we praised (ha!) its open structure. Arkane created an environment where it's possible to do nearly anything and to go nearly anywhere. The Gloo Cannon is an essential tool to this end, as it allows for free-form trav...

 
 
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Arkane's president and co-founder resigns after 18 years

Raphael Colantonio has parted ways with Arkane Studios. The company's co-founder and president announced his resignation in a farewell note that was published on Bethesda's site. Colantonio had been the head of Arkane for 18 years. The move...

 
 
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Prey speedrunner sets sub-seven minute world record

Arkane Studio's Prey is a sci-fi masterpiece. It's an open-ended game that encourages player expression through intricate systems supported by countless little details that create a sense of life aboard a floating space station.  Throu...

 
 
 
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Review: Prey

The heart of Prey isn't in an obvious place. It isn't in its scientific moral quandary or its inky aliens or its ever-escalating plot. It isn't in its retconned 1960s history that serves to justify this research center or in its numero...

 
 
 
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Someone already beat Prey in under 20 minutes

It's only been out a few days, but people are already speed-running the new Prey with impressive results. Twitch streamer DraQu just clocked a sub-20-minute time, embedded above. This run is an improvement on his 44-minute time from yester...

 
 
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Review in Progress: Prey

Prey has me shook. I've seen plenty of aliens and they're all intimidating, but at least they're an obvious threat. It's the ones I can't see that have me paranoid, inching closer to a desk that could very well be just a regular desk. ...

 
 
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How to get unlimited skill points in Prey

Neuromods are the lifeblood of Prey. The whole reason the TranStar Corporation refitted the game's abandoned space station into a research facility was in pursuit of neuroscience. Scientific breakthroughs led to the development of Neuromod...

 
 
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All the Prey deals: 25% off PC, free SteelBook for consoles

If you've enjoyed the recent Prey demo on consoles, then you're probably looking forward to Arkane's space-horror FPS title. While it isn't exactly System Shock 3, if you've enjoyed the series, this should be right up your alley. Deals are ...

 
 
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Your PC shouldn't go into system shock trying to run Prey

Getting to Talos-I, the moon-orbiting space station in Prey, won't require a bunch of rocket fuel or alien technology. Nothing too powerful is needed to travel there, just the same rig that can run a bunch of other games. Alongside today's ...

 
 
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Still curious about Prey? Play the first hour now

Look at that headline up there, being all coy about your feelings on Prey. Like it doesn't know that most everyone who has followed its development isn't curious about it to some degree. There are two realistic camps right now: People who ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Here's some of the cool combat stuff you can do in Prey

On a space station overrun with aliens, the easy solution is to constantly use guns until the alien problem is no longer a problem. Just blast away until everything stops moving. Our video game training should have us well-prepared for thi...

 
 
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Let's watch a long-ass Prey gameplay video

Actually, that headline's kind of disingenuous. You see, I am intentionally not going to watch this long-ass Prey video. Still, I'm posting it without any sort of vetting process. There could be hardcore porn spliced right into t...

 
 
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Prey gets a soonish release date and a new trailer

The stories behind some games are just crazy. What began life as a direct sequel to Prey has now been rebranded as some totally different, yet still somewhat cool looking, sci-fi game. I'm not sure why Prey was chosen for this kind of exper...

 
 
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Dishonored 2 now has a mission select and permadeath option

After going through a beta release on Steam, the second major update for Dishonored 2 is now live on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One with custom difficulty settings and a mission select option. With the first option, you can tinker with 20-...

 
 
 
 




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Steel Squirrel

Ive been putting off playing DMC 4 Special Edition for a while and I just started playing Ladys Why she doesnt have her own game by now is beyond I think shes probably my favorite to play as so Its too good blowing shit

 
medicamecanica

Dont understand why for psx they didnt call up namco bandai like youve got ni no kuni in a month, and theres like 6 character for DBFZ that have 30 second clips and thats Can you send over some footage?

 
Gamemaniac3434

So in preparation for a thing Im doing in about a week or so (which will come to fruition hopefully soon, I swear probably) Ive been replaying Dead Space Im having a good time, the church of Unitology is as beautiful as I remember and sounds

 
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#Darksiders 3

 
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SenhorLikesChurros

Oh hey, happy birthday Agent9! Hope you had a very rad day, full of good feelings and videogames!

 
Zaboru

Just thought Id drop by for a I havent forgotten about yall, still stalk around here and other places with you occasionally :p Hope all is well in the dtoid lands :3

 
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Have a question/discussion in the comments for anyone using a DS4 on Thanks

 
Keiichi Morisato

my Secret Santa gift came in the mail! its awesome! i cant wait to experience the story of and thank you very much Anthony, i really do appreciate this wonderful

 
Krampus Chrimbus

The Wawee fight at the end of Mega Man 8 was hot The second phase has a few attacks that are nearly impossible to Im so happy thats MM8 was not On to 9 and 10!

 
 

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