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  • The Last of Us 2 devs, voice actors are getting death threats

    The Last of Us 2 devs, voice actors are getting death threats

    The Last of Us Part 2 has been so fraught with controversy since its release date that the developers and talent behind the game have been targeted and threatened over it. Over the weekend, co-director Neil Druckmann shared a small snippet of awful messages he’s gotten about the game. In response to all the nastiness, […]

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  • EA Sports UFC 4 Reveal Scheduled for This Weekend, According to UFC

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    For a while now, it’s been rather obvious that Electronic Arts will soon unveil EA Sports UFC 4. Thanks to the UFC itself, fans of the franchise now have more of a firm date to lean on. Apparently, EA’s next UFC entry will receive a formal unveiling later this week on Saturday, July 11th. The UFC’s […]

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  • Xbox Series X Games Showcase date announced: July 23

    Xbox Series X Games Showcase date announced: July 23

    Microsoft will reveal new details about the Xbox Series X and its lineup of next-generation games on July 23, the company announced on Monday. Microsoft didn’t offer any additional clues about what to expect, but we know from previous announcements that July’s Xbox Game Showcase will focus on first-party games from Xbox Game Studios. That […]

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  • Queer Eye’s Fab Five make over the infamous Philadelphia mascot Gritty

    Queer Eye’s Fab Five make over the infamous Philadelphia mascot Gritty

    The most recent season of Netflix’s Queer Eye took the new Fab Five to Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love. All of the fifth season’s subjects were human, but Netflix has released a new Queer Eye special on its YouTube channel, uniting the Fab Five with Philadelphia’s most famous (or infamous) inhabitant: Gritty. Since debuting […]

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  • Xbox Series X First-Party Games Showcase Coming on July 23

    Xbox Series X First-Party Games Showcase Coming on July 23

    Xbox has announced that its showcase of Xbox Series X games, including first-party titles, will be broadcast on July 23.The livestream will begin at 9am Pacific / 12pm Eastern / 5pm UK (that’s July 24 at 2am AEST). We know the showcase will be games-focused, and will include showings of new games from the likes […]

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  • Assassin’s Creed Valhalla footage appears to have leaked

    Assassin’s Creed Valhalla footage appears to have leaked

    Assassin’s Creed Valhalla developer Ubisoft has issued multiple copyright claims to take down leaked footage of its next-generation game. Thirty minutes of gameplay, reportedly from Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, was uploaded to YouTube over the weekend. Videos were quickly taken offline, but mirrors are still available. The footage, which is labeled “work in progress” begins with […]

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  • IGN Partners With Gamescom 2020

    IGN Partners With Gamescom 2020

    We’re happy to announce that IGN is once again partnering with gamescom this year, where we’ll be helping to recreate the show in its new digital form.gamescom 2020 runs from August 27-30, and kicks off with Opening Night Live. We’ll be streaming that showcase and much, much more across every IGN platform, throughout the event. […]

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  • Nintendo Downloads – July 9, 2020 – News

    Nintendo Downloads - July 9, 2020 - News

    This week’s releases feature plenty of caveats. If you’re diving into one of the two mutual North American/European releases this week, you’re going to want to do some reading first. For Catherine: Full Body, I recommend Matt’s review of the Switch port, as well as Syrenne’s spoilery articles on the new content in particular (disclaimer: […]

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  • Final Fantasy 7 Remake Part 2: Development Affected By COVID-19, But Shouldn’t Have ‘Big Impact’

    Development on Final Fantasy 7 Remake Part 2 will “temporarily drop below 100% efficiency” due to remote working, but the game’s creators are confident that it won’t have a major long-term impact.In an interview with The Guardian, co-director Naoki Hamaguchi and producer Yoshinori Kitase were asked about the effects of COVID-19 on the first part’s […]

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  • This Week on Xbox: July 3, 2020

    This Week on Xbox: July 3, 2020

    We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you […]

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  • The Last of Us Part II – Ellie – PlayStation.Blog

    Share of the Week: The Last of Us Part II – Ellie

    I haven’t won since flowers.. I will say that unlike the previous few weeks, this week’s selection of pictures is excellent. Obviously it could’ve been better with a photo of mine, but i do respect these shots. However, the last few weeks were shocking imo. I believe in my stuff wholeheartedly, but i do give […]

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  • Next Week on Xbox: July 7 to 10

    Next Week on Xbox: July 7 to 10

    Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One and Windows 10 PC! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox, read on below and […]

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  • Iceborne July 9 – PlayStation.Blog

    Iceborne July 9 – PlayStation.Blog

    The legendary “Blazing Black Dragon” Alatreon is looming over the New World, wielding the unstoppable power of all known elements. Hunters, gear up and get ready for one of the most intense and dynamic hunts in Monster Hunter World: Iceborne. Before we get into the details of this meaty update, we want to thank you […]

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  • Celebrate Five Years of Rocket League with the Fifth Anniversary Event

    Celebrate Five Years of Rocket League with the Fifth Anniversary Event

    It’s hard to believe we’re approaching Rocket League’s Fifth Anniversary! It feels like just yesterday that we were hitting the pitch for the first time, and learning the basics. Now we’re dishing assists and scoring goals with (relative) ease! To celebrate this momentous occasion, we’re throwing a two-week in-game event featuring all-new items and Limited […]

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  • Pokémon Go offers new weekly challenges leading up to Go Fest 2020

    Pokémon Go offers new weekly challenges leading up to Go Fest 2020

    Pokémon Go turns four years old in just a few days, and the Pokémon Go team has some new objectives to help trainers celebrate. Starting the week of July 3 and leading up to Pokémon Go Fest 2020, players can compete in Timed Research line challenges. Players don’t need a ticket to Go Fest to […]

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  • Borderlands 3: Bounty of Blood: A Fistful of Redemption DLC Review

    Borderlands 3: Bounty of Blood: A Fistful of Redemption DLC Review

    After the last few good-but-not-great expansions for Borderlands 3, it brings me great joy to tell you that Bounty of Blood: A Fistful of Redemption is, beyond a shadow of a doubt, my favorite Borderlands 3 DLC so far. In fact, I’d go so far as to say this might be my favorite Borderlands-anything since […]

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  • Xbox Series X: Embrace the Full Power of the Console with Games Optimized for Xbox Series X

    Xbox Series X: Embrace the Full Power of the Console with Games Optimized for Xbox Series X

    Here at Xbox, we’re building the future of gaming by putting players first, ensuring that you are at the center and in control of your gaming experience. Whether you’re exploring an expansive library of Xbox Game Pass titles with more than 10 million of your fellow gamers or taking your gaming on the go with Project xCloud, it’s clear that the future of gaming is brighter than ever.   Nowhere […]

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  • Tales of Arise Delayed, No New Release Date Announced

    Tales of Arise Delayed, No New Release Date Announced

    Tales of Arise, the next entry in the beloved “Tales of” series, has been delayed from its 2020 release window due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Tales of Arise producer Yusuke Tomizawa wrote a letter explaining the tough decision, saying that “while COVID-19 has affected some aspects of development, we’ve done our best to adapt to the […]

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  • Twitch starts banning streamers over sexual abuse allegations

    Twitch starts banning streamers over sexual abuse allegations

    In response to an outpouring of sexual assault and abuse allegations involving talent and management firms, Twitch has started rolling out permanent bans, the company announced Wednesday night. “We’ve prioritized the most severe cases and will begin issuing permanent suspensions in line with our findings immediately,” Twitch said in a blog post, stating that it […]

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  • Sam Barlow New Game Teased With Cryptic Videos and Images

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    Yesterday was the fifth anniversary of Her Story’s release, Sam Barlow’s first major FMV project. To celebrate, the writer and director shared cryptic teasers for his new game. While it presently lacks an official title, barring a “Project A…” tease, Barlow’s new adventure is available to wishlist on Steam. As of writing, there is no […]

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  • Cyberpunk 2077 livestream: Watch Night City Wire here for new gameplay

    Cyberpunk 2077 livestream: Watch Night City Wire here for new gameplay

    CD Projekt Red will reveal new details about Cyberpunk 2077 during a livestream on Thursday. The event, called Night City Wire, will include a brand-new trailer for Cyberpunk 2077, as well as “fresh gameplay footage” and a developer discussion focused on the game feature known as Braindance. Cyberpunk 2077’s debut Night City Wire episode will […]

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  • Widespread allegations of harassment & abuse reported in gaming, comics

    Widespread allegations of harassment & abuse reported in gaming, comics

    The wider entertainment industry is having a moment. Long after people who work in the film and television industries started naming and shaming carefully hidden abusers and bigots, those in the video game, tabletop, and comic book industries are opening up about abusers in their fields as well. Over the past several weeks, accusations have […]

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  • Maneater Game Update Incoming to Fix Various Progression Issues

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    Today, developer Tripwire Interactive has a Maneater update scheduled to go live across the PlayStation 4, PC, and Xbox one platforms. The update in question targets a host of changes, quite a few of them related to progression issues. In addition to progression, the new patch will also address problems concerning save games, stability, and […]

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  • Free Play Days – Hitman 2 and Stardew Valley

    Free Play Days – Hitman 2 and Stardew Valley

    Don’t miss out on two great games this weekend with Free Play Days. Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can play Hitman 2 and Stardew Valley from Thursday, June 25 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until Sunday, June 28 at 11:59 p.m. PDT. You can find and install the games here on Xbox.com. […]

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  • Ashraf Ismail Assassins Creed Valhalla Exit Comes on the Heels of Infidelity Allegations

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    Ashraf Ismail, Creative Director of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, is stepping away from the project. Such a decision came following public accusations of infidelity. According to said allegations, Ismail took advantage of several women, engaging in relationships with them while hiding his marital status. Ismail, who also served as the creative lead on Black Flag and […]

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  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons update adding swimming, Pascal, and more

    Animal Crossing: New Horizons update adding swimming, Pascal, and more

    Nintendo will release a series of updates for Animal Crossing: New Horizons this summer that will add new (and returning) features, including the ability to go swimming and diving on your island, the company announced Thursday. Divers will be able to catch new sea creatures, and your swims out to sea will let you encounter […]

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  • The Secrets to Success in the CrossfireX Open Beta

    The Secrets to Success in the CrossfireX Open Beta

    At E3 2019 we announced that Crossfire, one of the most played FPS games in Asia for over a decade, would come exclusively to console for the first time in 2020 as CrossfireX, only on Xbox One. Since then fans have been asking us when they would get their opportunity to play – that time […]

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  • Tokyo Game Show 2020 Online Organizers Confirm September Dates

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    In May, Tokyo Game Show organizers announced the cancellation of the annual show’s on-site event, which would’ve ran from September 24th to September 27th. While not much could be divulged at the time, a digital event was revealed to take place in the physical show’s stead. Now more details have surfaced about what this year’s […]

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  • Nintendo Downloads – June 25, 2020

    Nintendo Downloads - June 25, 2020

    Believe women. The headliner I’m watching for this week is Collar X Malice, the latest Aksys-published romance game, the long-awaited localization of Mr. Driller: Drill Land, and a new adventure game from the writer of the Danganronpa series called Death Comes True. There’s also Episode I Racer, which I suppose I should be interested in, […]

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  • Pokemon Unite Reveal Becomes The Pokemon Company’s Most Disliked Video on YouTube

    Pokemon Unite Reveal Becomes The Pokemon Company's Most Disliked Video on YouTube

    Yesterday’s Pokemon Unite presentation has quickly become The Pokemon Company’s most disliked video on YouTube, ever.Yesterday’s Pokemon Presents broadcast has accrued over 170,000 dislikes in under 24 hours (as noted by Nintendo Life), a strong response from fans after the hotly anticipated reveal turned out to be a MOBA-like where you play as teams of […]

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  • Dirt 5 Launches October 9 for Xbox One

    Dirt 5 Launches October 9 for Xbox One

    Mark your calendars, race fans. The team here at Codemasters are delighted to announce that Dirt 5 launches October 9 on Xbox One! Since the reveal of Dirt 5 during May’s Inside Xbox show, it’s been amazing to see the Xbox community’s reaction to the return of the amplified, wilder side of the Dirt franchise, […]

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  • Marvel’s Avengers War Table Stream: Co-Op, Customization, MODOK

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    Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics held the Marvel’s Avengers War Table (pre-recorded) live stream today, a nearly 30-minute look at various elements of the game launching this September. The biggest ask from the stream was more gameplay outside of the A-Day demos we’ve seen so much of, and they were happy to provide. It also […]

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  • How to Watch CD Projekt Red's Night City Live

    How to Watch CD Projekt Red's Night City Live

    In early May, CD Projekt Red announced an E3-style broadcast dubbed Night City Wire. As we draw closer to the event, anticipation for what we’ll see and hear about Cyberpunk 2077 builds. We know quite a bit about Cyberpunk 2077 from the bits of information we’ve acquired from announcements like the E3 2019’s Xbox briefing […]

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  • How CD Projekt Red Designed Meaningful Player Choices in The Witcher 3

    How CD Projekt Red Designed Meaningful Player Choices in The Witcher 3

    This article is part of a new initiative on IGN where we spend a whole month exploring topics we find interesting in the world of video games. June is Icons Month, where we’re profiling iconic video game industry figures, characters, series, and themes. Since the release of 2007’s The Witcher, the development team at CD […]

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  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons bugs and fish leaving in June

    Animal Crossing: New Horizons bugs and fish leaving in June

    June is ending, and with it, a bunch of fish and insects will become unavailable until later this year or even next year in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. To help make sure you grab what you can before they disappear, we’ve put together a list of things to hunt down and fill out the the […]

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  • PS5 details: games, price, release date, backward compatibility, and more

    PS5 details: games, price, release date, backward compatibility, and more

    The next generation of consoles is right on the horizon, and both Microsoft and Sony have revealed quite a few facts about their new machines. Sony gave us our first proper glimpse of the PlayStation 5 at a June event called “The Future of Gaming,” where it showed off the system’s strange but striking design, […]

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  • Xbox Series X details: games, price, release date, and more

    Xbox Series X details: games, price, release date, and more

    The next generation of consoles is right on the horizon, and both Microsoft and Sony have revealed quite a few facts about their new machines. Microsoft debuted the Xbox Series X under the codename “Project Scarlett” at E3 2019, and gave us a first look at the console’s design in December. With anticipated exclusives like […]

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  • Justifying the Ways of Naughty Dog to Entitled Gamers

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    The ongoing drama surrounding The Last of Us Part II is overly dramatic at best, foolish at worst. A quick look through many a Twitter thread, online comment section, and the like will show that so-called fans are angry. So angry, in fact, that there’s an online petition for a storyline “remake.” They’re angry at […]

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