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Sony owns Sunset Overdrive now

In a strange turn of events, two platform-holders have competing arrangements with a property that neither probably cares about anymore. After acquiring Insomniac Games last month, Sony finally confirmed that it now has the rights to all of...

 
 
 
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Gears 5 broke the records it should've broke

Gears 5 is a big game in a few different ways. It's big in that it's robust, packed with more content and modes than ever before. It's big in that it's important, the latest entry in one of Xbox's flagship series. And, it's big in that it's...

 
 
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Review: Gears 5

It was the best of Gears, it was the worst of Gears. It was an amplification of everything every Gears before did well, and it was a maturation of everything those same games struggled with. It was an identity crisis, a dysmorphic preoccupa...

 
 
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Review: Borderlands 3

I have a complicated history with Borderlands, and I suspect that's a fairly common experience. Okay, so it's not all that complicated but bear with me. I wasn't super into the first game. Sue me! "Better with friends" is an idiom/crutch th...

 
 
 
 
 
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Gears 5 studio apologizes for outages with free stuff

Online games are known for bumpy launches, and Gears 5 was no exception. Although it may seem like Gears 5 officially launched last week, it kind of didn't. Only the Ultimate Edition went live on September 6, with the fu...

 
 
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Remnant: From the Ashes adding re-roll option for biomes

I haven't gotten around to Remnant: From the Ashes just yet, but the loot-based shooter is about to bump itself to the top of my to-do list with the arrival of Adventure Mode. A free update on September 12 will let players re-roll three bio...

 
 
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Borderlands 3 guide: Eight tips for beginners

While shooters are typically straightforward, Borderlands 3 once again brings a ton of RPG elements with it, including floating numbers, levels, and tons of nuanced loot. Here's a few tips to help navigate it all.

 
 
 
 
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Review in Progress: Gears 5

Gears 5 takes risks, more than just dropping the "of War" from the title. There are structural changes so that developer The Coalition can sincerely call this the biggest Gears game ever. In service of that goal, it works. Gears 5...

 
 
 
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Days Gone is adding New Game+ mode and trophies

By popular demand, Days Gone is joining the ranks of big-name PlayStation 4 titles that offer New Game+ mode. You'll soon be able to hit the zombie-infested road all over again while retaining your gear and upgrades, and Sony Bend is also a...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Control

Synchronicity is a theme, or at least a phenomenon, that's used in Control. Through its elaborate and convoluted story, it's established that spectacular results can be achieved when distant and separate things are attuned to one another. T...

 
 
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Remedy is working to fix Control's performance on consoles

Control is a brilliant game, but it doesn't always run brilliantly. In the past couple days, Remedy has been barraged by complaints from people who are trying to play on base model PS4 and Xbox One. At times, the action can crawl to a ...

 
 




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The Salamanders character is way

 
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Fucking hell, Ok, so I finished a late game boss right before some stuff happens, go to a cutscene, then come out of it falling forever into

 
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Platinum games should take my neuropsychology test tomorrow in my

 
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Anyone here remember The Cars? Their lead, Ric Ocasek, died a few days

 
dephoenix

Platinumgames should make a JoJos Bizarre Adventure

 
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This is such a good First time Ive seen the host do worse than the

 
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Gotta escape from the real Time for an

 
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@Cupid Kid Thanks for your share!

 
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Platinum Games should re-release Star Fox Zero on the Switch but make it so that you can ONLY play it using the upcoming Ring Fit, I expect Bayonetta 3 to also require the Ring Fit, Ring to play

 
 

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