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PUBG as an esport seems like a hell of a ride for spectators

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, currently one of the most popular video games in the world, has hinged its success on a few relatively-unique systems. It's a competitive shooter, but it usually values survival over killing; often, being quie...

 
 
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Splatoon 2's battle of Sci-Fi vs Fantasy comes to an end

The paint has dried once again on another hard-fought Splatfest. Players across the USA fought it out this weekend on Nintendo's team-based shooter Splatoon 2, determined to decree which was the better genre: Sci-Fi or Fantasy.In the end, M...

 
 
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Here are the Golden Joystick award winners for 2017

The Golden Joystick Awards took place yesterday, one of the first major "Year in Review" events to happen thus far, with many of this year's best and brightest titles clamoring for the retro-chic trophy.Nintendo's Zelda: Breath of the Wild ...

 
 
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The Foil Flingza is coming to Splatoon 2 tonight

If you're gearing up for this weekend's U.S Splatfest, which will see teams battle it out on Nintendo's Splatoon 2 over Sci-Fi vs Fantasy, then you ought to know there's new tool on the horizon.Today will see the Foil Flingza added to the a...

 
 
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Japan's Splatfest results are lacking bitterness

The results are in from Japan's latest Splatfest, which saw weekend warriors fight it out on Splatoon 2 to decide whether fried food (or "Karaage") works best with or without lemon.When all was said and done, Marina's "Team No-Lemon" won bo...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Japan's next Splatfest is a question of lemon

Hot on the heels of the weekend's European breakfast conflict, Nintendo have announced the next Splatfest, this time scheduled for Japan. Once more, players will take sides in multiplayer shooter Splatoon 2 to ascertain the answer to a ques...

 
 
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Pearl brings home the bacon in Splatoon 2's breakfast battle

The ink has dried on the European battle of breakfasts, which took place over the weekend on Nintendo's arena-shooter Splatoon 2. The conflict was declared by messers Pearl and Marina, over which was better: a "warm" breakfast, or a "cold" ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Overwatch's new map is a tribute to Blizzard's games

At BlizzCon 2017, Jeff Kaplan revealed an all-new map for Overwatch. "Blizzard World" is a tribute to the company's wares past and present, with areas based on Hearthstone, Warcraft, and StarCraft, among others.The map is a hybrid of both A...

 
 
 
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This week's Splatoon 2 weapon is the Jet Squelcher

What's this? A new Splatoon 2 weapon for the weekend, but announced on a Thursday, rather than a Friday? This triggers my love of routine, but I'll continue to report it undaunted.This weekend will see another weapon added to the inky arsen...

 
 
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Unlock new Street Fighter V costumes in Red Bull promotion

Popular energy drink Red Bull have once again partnered with Capcom to cross-promote within their flagship fighting game, Street Fighter V. Players can unlock a range of exclusive costumes in the game just by downing cans of the beverage, "...

 
 
 
 
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Date announced for EVO Championship Series 2018

Next year will see world fighting game tournament EVO return once again to the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, situated in Las Vegas, Nevada. The greatest fighting game players in the world will descend on the venue to face off on the big...

 
 
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The Art of Overwatch compendium out now

Overwatch's popularity is in no small part related to its bright, colourful and fun cast of heroes (and anti-heroes). The roster and surrounding universe of Blizzard's arena-shooter has helped to make the game a smash hit worldwide, as well...

 
 
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Classic weapon and arena return to Splatoon 2 this weekend

Some new content is set to drop on Nintendo's colourful shooter Splatoon 2 this weekend. Not only will a powerful weapon be made available for your Squid Kid's arsenal, but an old battleground returns for your ink-based chaos.First of all, ...

 
 
 
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Amazon's Breakaway is in dire straits

Breakaway may be dead before it could ever truly live. The hybrid sports brawler was a blue chip prospect for Amazon's newly-formed game development division. It seemed like it was shaping up to be something special. Plans have changed, tho...

 
 




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Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV"Dad, dad, do the perfect cast!"

 

Destiny 2 (PC)"Identity Crisis"

 

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy"A dated but fun PS2 classic"

 

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