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Capcom launch Monster Hunter: World video series

In the lead-up to the release of hotly anticipated open-world game, Monster Hunter: World, Capcom will be releasing a series of videos taking a look at the game's locations and inhabitants.The first six videos, which run a mere six seconds...

 
 
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This Sea of Thieves trailer is a good refresher

While Rare has invited folks to test out its shared-world pirate adventure title Sea of Thieves and the studio regularly posts video updates detailing its progress, if you aren't going out of your way to stay current, the game's release mig...

 
 
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Capcom reveals new features in Monster Hunter: World

Capcom have released a wealth of new details and screenshots from their highly anticipated open-world adventure, Monster Hunter: World, which is coming to PC, Xbox One and PS4 in 2018.I don't know what constitutes a spoiler anymore, you cra...

 
 
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You can get Watch Dogs for free on PC this week

If you've ever been curious about Watch Dogs -- the 2014 original, that is, not last year's sequel -- then this week is your week, pal. Ubisoft is giving out the Chicago-set open-world hack-'em-up for PC. You'll need a Uplay account and wil...

 
 
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Review: Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds

Horizon Zero Dawn is probably at that "tentpole" level at Sony by this point. They have the sales and critical acclaim under their belts, and after nearly a year they figured they'd dole out some DLC while we wait for the inevitable sequel....

 
 
 
 
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Review: Assassin's Creed Origins

I've beaten every mainline Assassin's Creed to date. Crazy, I know. I used to be able to not have to add that goofy "mainline" qualifier in, but the series has become so bloated with mobile spinoffs that it's impossible to keep up...

 
 
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The L.A. Noire remaster is looking sharp in 4K

Rockstar is revisiting its 2011 detective adventure L.A. Noire with a remaster for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and even Nintendo Switch. It's maybe not our first choice of game for the company to spruce up and re-release, but that's what we&rs...

 
 
 
 
 
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Review: ELEX

Think of candidates for the platonic ideal of what you might call a “B-game,” or a “Cult game,” or any number of pop-cultural terms we have for a credible work whose flaws and foibles undermine its chances at wider s...

 
 
 
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The original Mafia is once again available digitally

Now, you might not be itching to play 2002's Mafia right this second. I'm definitely not! But, if and when that time ever does arrive, you'll be thankful to have quick and easy access to this defining open-world action-adventure title. It's...

 
 
 
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The Frozen Wilds will be Horizon Zero Dawn's only expansion

Guerrilla Games is capping off Horizon Zero Dawn next month with The Frozen Wilds, an expansion set in "a boreal wasteland to the north that separates the Banuk homelands from the rest of the world." The studio has confirmed this will be th...

 
 
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Ghost Recon Wildlands is getting a free weekend

Starting this Thursday until Sunday (October 12-15), Ghost Recon Wildlands will be going free to play on Ubisoft's Uplay service. The free weekend will be celebrating the game's brand new Team Deathmatch mode known as “Ghost War.&rdqu...

 
 
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Conan O'Brien tackles Shadow of War in new Clueless Gamer

There is a new episode of Conan O'Brien's Clueless Gamer series, where the chat-show host, comedian and former Simpsons writer tackles an upcoming title for a little bit of PR, to somewhat amusing effect.The new episode has Conan try his ha...

 
 
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Skyrim's Survival mode is free this week

In late August, Bethesda's paid mod system (Creation Club) went into beta for Fallout 4. Even though the publisher gave people $1 worth of credits to play around with, the program was largely met with derision. Most of the mods were overpri...

 
 
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Red Dead Redemption 2 gets a purdy new trailer

Rockstar Games have released their next trailer for the upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2, which was announced late last year before being delayed to spring 2018. Sadly, the latest trailer doesn't seem to narrow that time window down. But it s...

 
 
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Last-minute delay pushes Megaton Rainfall to October

That promising first-person superhero game Megaton Rainfall hit a last-minute snag. It was supposed to launch yesterday on PC and PlayStation 4, but it's now targeting an October 17, 2017 release. What happened? Writing on Facebook, Pentadi...

 
 
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My traumatising EGX-perience with Monster Hunter World

"I only came here to play this!"I turned my head to see a wide-eyed girl beaming at me like it was Christmas, her eyes glistening behind her trendy millennial glasses. Whereas she was really excited, I was more baffled, as I turned back to ...

 
 
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Shadow of War's controversial charity DLC is now free

It was reported last month that Middle Earth: Shadow of War DLC, created to honour a recently-passed developer, would be available for purchase, with the money going to the deceased's family. Things turned sleazy when it was revealed that t...

 
 
 




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iam16bit

Gaming Fact of the Day: Segas origins go as far back as 1940 when it was founded as Standard Games in Honolulu, After WWII, the company moved to Tokyo and changed its name to Service Games which merged with Rosen Enterprises and became

 
Dr Mel

This is a great take on the whole Battlefront II It really is kinda

 
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Ive now got about 60 CED movies that my parents found while they were cleaning out their My old bus driver gave them to me when I was in high school and Id totally forgotten about These four are totally getting displayed

 
Shoggoth2588

Im pretty sure I locked my keys in my other news, I hate the weekends

 
absolutfreak

How did I miss Rocket Leagues Switch release? How is it compared to every other version out there?

 
Dango

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Pixie The Fairy

Finished Wolfenstein: The New That just kinda ends, doesn’t it? Moving on to Old Blood Also have Skyrim on Switch now, about to get those shouts

 
iam16bit

I maybe late to the #Selfietoid party but its better late than

 
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So Im kind of surprised at how many of you reacted positively to my selfie, what with my low self esteem over my looks and paranoia over sharing info on the So thanks for that Love

 
EtosiGiR

If you liked Batman v Superman, Justice League is If you didnt like BvS, JL is more of the same and addresses none of the issues with the previous I am firmly in the second

 
 

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