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Review: Far Cry 5: Lost on Mars

A trip to Mars to fight alien scum seems like as good an excuse as any to revisit Far Cry 5. Despite the main game's story issues and its propensity to rip you out of open-world hijinks for the sole purpose of hearing monologues from the Se...

 
 
 
 
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Far Cry 5 is going to Mars next week

Far Cry 5 was largely sold on the way it juxtaposed a terrifying doomsday cult of religious zealots against the way that cult was dealt with. These types of people can (and do!) exist in the real world, so the Eden's Gate sect represe...

 
 
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The Culling 2 is out tomorrow and fans are not amused

Xaviant wrapped up its "deadly game show" battle royale The Culling last year, pushing the game through Steam Early Access and Xbox Game Preview in October. The studio then announced its shift to a new project in December 2017. That game? A...

 
 
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Overwatch's pink Mercy skin raised over $12.7 million

In May, Blizzard teamed up with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to sell a pink Mercy skin in Overwatch as a fundraiser for breast cancer awareness. Going for $14.99, Blizzard pledged to donate all proceeds to charity in an effo...

 
 
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Far Cry 5 gets a much-needed photo mode

Ubisoft is rolling out another Far Cry 5 update this week and it has one of the few things capable of getting me back into the game: a photo mode. Animals do the strangest stuff in Hope Country, Montana, and photo mode will let me roam in a...

 
 
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Battlefield V's next test phase is set for 'late summer'

I'm a couple of days removed from trying out Battlefield V, and now I can't help but wish I had spent more time with the closed alpha. Crawling around in the snow, patching up blown-out windows, going stupidly out of my way to revive squad ...

 
 
 
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Destiny 2 is free for the weekend on PS4

Bungie is looking to sway newcomers with a Destiny 2 free trial weekend on PS4. All modes are included and the promo runs from Friday, June 29 at 12:01am Pacific until Monday, July 2 at 10:00am. You can download the trial right here. It's...

 
 
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Battlefield V's closed alpha is my kind of mayhem

My mind isn't completely made up yet, but after a couple hours with the Battlefield V closed alpha test, yeah, I'm feeling it. It was one thing to hear DICE talk about some of the big changes regarding squads, health and ammo, revives, and ...

 
 
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Battlefield V closed alpha trial kicks off on PC today

EA has revealed details surrounding its first ever alpha test of the upcoming entry in the stories Battlefield series, Battlefield V. Lucky PC players will receive invitation to jump into the preliminary build, so that developer DICE can te...

 
 
 
 
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The Symmetra revamp is now live in Overwatch

The big Overwatch update that revamps Symmetra and Horizon Lunar Colony has made it through public testing and it's now ready for the live game on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Brace for impact. Along with sweeping hero changes for Symme...

 
 
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Early Access Review: Sky Noon

Steam Early Access is riddled with multiplayer shooters. The bulk of them do little to stand out in the sea of competitive games on the gigantic marketplace. Sky Noon's claim to fame is its strange lack of bullets. Sky Noon is a knock-...

 
 
 
 
 
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And Destructoid's E3 2018 Game of the Show is...

E3 2018 has been over a week now and that has given us ample time to recuperate, organize our thoughts, and reflect. We saw a lot of great games at the biggest video game convention of the year. We named 10 of those as nominees for Destruct...

 
 
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MMO shooter Will to Live Online reduced in Steam Summer Sale

[This week, Destructoid is sponsored by Will To Live. Here's a spooky note on behalf of their dev team] Confronted by terrifying creatures, rabid mutants and desperate survivors, you and your party of wanderers must rely on your guts, your ...

 
 
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Dying Light 2 makes me regret sleeping on the first game

I'm in a real weird place with Dying Light. I had always intended to get Techland's parkour zombie survival game out of my backlog at some point, but its lackluster story has kept it permanently frozen on my to-play list. Now that I've come...

 
 
 
 
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Project 1v1 is a 'gladiatorial' shooter from Gearbox Software

A few minutes before I played my first match of Gearbox Software's Project 1v1, I was informed that Randy Pitchford refers to the game as "gladiatorial." Pitchford's ability to describe his studio's games with over-complicated, hyperbolic m...

 
 




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Dennis Carden

Well, its now officially Tuesday where I live, so I think its only appropriate for me to start off #ArbitraryMetalTuesday with some Dan Synth-heavy prog/death metal is a thing that I approve of quite highly, as it

 
BigDoniel

I passed 2nd year Uni Physics by doing absolutely fuck-all the whole Im either a closet genius or the luckiest bastard Think its more the

 
Seymour

Another new series! Thats That makes three concurrent series currently going on at my YT channel! And, thats also Its even more Hopefully, this is the games better (anyone can speak up if Im posting these too much)

 
Dangus Taargus

Sorry if were friends on Steam and you dont have your notifications set properly and for some reason youve seen me launch Soul Reaver 2 about 100 times in the last I love PC gaming, but it can be a labor of love

 
Mike Sounders

Morning Dtoid

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Im on my way to a job interview Thanks to yesterdays work shift using up Sunday I had less time to get ready, but I did the best I Heres to hoping it works out!

 
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Time to find out, just how much *cocks gun* Wes likes

 
absolutfreak

Go to hell I received a prompt that a new album was released by Tool today and I was immediately Looked into it and its actually Tool$ and completely

 
Chris Hovermale

Now is not a great time for me to get addicted to another mobile game so why did I download Soccer Spirits?

 
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