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Another tech supergiant is about to throw their weight behind cloud gaming. On the heels of Google (Stadia), Microsoft (Project xCloud), and Sony (PlayStation Now) all leaning into cloud-based game streaming as of late, it's ...   read

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Black Friday is no longer a day, and it hasn't been for years. Black Friday is a mood, it's a mindset. It's Time To Buy Stuff: November Edition. That's why, a full nine days before traditional Black Friday, Microsoft has unle...   read

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Creation is fueled by passion, so it should surprise no one that two years after resigning from Arkane, the studio's co-founder has fallen back into making the type of games Arkane excels at. Raphael Colantonio and Julien Rob...   read

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It's nearly time for Borderlands 3's first true endgame challenge. Sure, Mayhem Modes ratchet up the difficulty and the wave-based Proving Grounds are fine enough, but Gearbox is ready to finally give players some real endgam...   read

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  Watch Video Poor Handsome Jack. First they took his life. Then they took his legacy. For their final trick, they're going to rob him of his riches. This is why you always get buried with all your valuables. Gearbox has pulled back the cu...   read
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As it turns out, a driver's license isn't the most important license when you're making a racing game. The licenses with all the individual car manufacturers to represent them in-game is far more important. When Forza Motorsp...   read

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  Watch Video The best have been named, now we wait for the best of the best to be crowned. Next month, 2019's most outstanding games duke it out for grandeur at The Game Awards. Three weeks prior, we're told who's allowed in the octagon. ...   read

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  Watch Video [Update: Valve has confirmed Half-Life: Alyx is real. It'll be revealed on Thursday morning.]   read

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A year after it first launched in Japan, Dragon Quest Builders 2 is finally getting a PC port. In July, it came to PS4 and Switch in North America and Europe. At the time, CJ gave it a hearty recommendation, but not quit...   read

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Most people do not have the restraint to hold off until the last possible moment to invest in an expiring console. However, those who do will find some absolutely fantastic deals waiting for them. Sony is heading into its fin...   read
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Microsoft just capped off its X019, the annual celebration of everything Xbox. Well, technically only the news reveal portion has wrapped. The rest of X019 is a fan event that runs through the weekend. Xbox used its 90 minute...   read

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  Watch Video It's all a matter of perspective. If there's one thing Superliminal hopes to hammer home -- thoroughly, repeatedly, exhaustively -- it's this. There's no single universally-correct approach to every problem. Sometimes cr...   read
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  Watch Video The main concern surrounding the One Punch Man fighting game is both the most obvious and the most reasonable: How do you make a balanced fighter when the entire premise is that one guy knocks everyone out with a single...   read

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If only shedding unwanted pounds were this easy in real life. Red Dead Redemption 2's PC port has a problem that's tied to uncapped framerates, and it's turning Arthur Morgan into a skinny, frail man. Players who have managed...   read

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Those who do not remember the past are doomed to repeat it. Microsoft is keenly aware of how hard it bungled the Xbox One launch in 2013. When compared to PlayStation 4, the early days of the Xbox One gave consumers weaker ha...   read

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The Project xCloud library grew by a staggering 1,325 percent today. The list of games available on Xbox's streaming service jumped from 4 to 53, as Microsoft suddenly gave everyone in the preview program a lot more reasons to spend time with Project xCloud. Here's the list of every Xbox One game that's free to stream for anyone who's in the Project xCloud beta:   read

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Project xCloud, as it exists right now, is Microsoft's means for streaming Xbox games to mobile devices. That's not the extent of Microsoft's vision, however. Next year, it's landing on a platform that's more commonly associa...   read

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  Watch Video Dontnod Entertainment has never been one to shy away from tough subject matter. For its next game, the Life is Strange developer is tackling its most sensitive material yet. Tell Me Why is the next episodic adventu...   read
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  Watch Video Rare has started work on its next game, a brand new property titled Everwild. The UK-based developer made the two-hour-and-change trek to London for the Xbox X019 event to show its next project. Everwild is led by execu...   read
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  Watch Video Blimey, we're chuffed to bits that Xbox is across the pond for a cuppa and a few pints with the Merseysiders and the Mancunians and the Brummies. Ahem. Xbox has set up shop in England for its now-annual X0 celebration -- thi...   read

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  Watch Video A handsome guy just can't catch a break. History is told by those who win, and Handsome Jack definitely did not win. Hyperion's leader opened up some vaults and took over Pandora, only to catch a few bullets for his trouble. ...   read

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A well-established development studio shut its doors recently, and that's not exactly uncommon in the games industry. However, this is the rare example where a failing business didn't necessarily lead to a large group of peop...   read

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  Watch Video Sonic Mania is one of the few truly great Sonic creations in recent memory. It lovingly captured the essence of the classic Sonic games and wrapped them up in a modern-yet-retro package. Sonic Mania was pr...   read

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  Watch Video Geralt of Rivia's adventures continue before his most recent story was ever told. The new Witcher Netflix series lives on despite not having yet debuted. Netflix announced this morning that it has renewed The Witcher fo...   read

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  Watch Video When Google Stadia launches on November 19, there will be exactly one game that's available on Stadia and nowhere else. That's Gylt, the survival horror romp from the developers at Tequila Works. Gylt tells the story of...   read

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In the early days of Google, one of the search engine's most peculiar features was also one of its most resilient. A button called "I'm Feeling Lucky" sat to the right of the search button, daring users to bypass the results ...   read

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Obsidian isn't sure about the future of Pillars of Eternity. After the sequel failed to live up to the lofty expectations set by the original, Obsidian is left to believe that major structural changes are necessary if a third...   read

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Google Stadia debuts next week, and Google has finally gotten around to cementing the list of games that will be available at launch. It's a dozen titles, most of which will make you think "Yep, that's a game I remember" or "Yep, that's a Tomb Raider game." They don't have to be mutually exclusive. Without further ado, here are Google Stadia's 12 launch games:   read

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  Watch Video Xbox's preeminent brand celebration is set to take place in London in just under a week's time. X019, the second consecutive year Xbox has returned to the X0-styled event, runs November 14 through 16. Of course, a showcase li...   read

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Capcom has had a pretty fantastic 2019. The Resident Evil 2 remake and Devil May Cry 5 are both game of the year contenders. Monster Hunter: World got an excellent expansion in Iceborne. Even Teppen, a free-to-...   read

 

About Brett Makedonskione of us since 8:35 PM on 09.14.2012

While you laughing, we're passing, passing away.
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Disclosure: One of my roles around here is "Guy who handles retail affiliate stuff." The "Deals" tag auto-populates a disclaimer message that links in these articles usually send a little money Destructoid's way so that Kyle can keep posting Gardevoir pictures. (Maybe those two aren't directly correlated, but I really wish they were.)
 
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