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  • Destiny 2 Xur location and items, Sept. 18-22

    Destiny 2 Xur location and items, Sept. 18-22

    The weekly Exotic item merchant, Xur, hangs out in random locations around the world of Destiny. In Destiny 2, he can appear all over the map, as well as inside the Tower. This week, you can find Xur on Io, taking shelter in a cave next to the drill in the Giant’s Scar. Image: Bungie […]

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  • Share of the Week: Marvel’s Avengers – PlayStation.Blog

    Share of the Week: Marvel’s Avengers – PlayStation.Blog

    Two weeks back we asked you to share unforgettable moments fighting as your favorite heroes from Marvel’s Avengers using #PS4share and #PSBlog. From thrilling action shots to stunning portraits, here are this week’s highlights:   Captain America by astrozomb1es1. Black Widow by CrypticVisuals. Iron Man by Deemo_Dude. Thor by iamroyank. The Hulk by JustN2bad. Ms. Marvel […]

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  • Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge exclusive merch won’t require a trip to the park

    Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge exclusive merch won’t require a trip to the park

    One of the big draws of the Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge theme park has always been its exclusive merchandise. Sure it’s exciting to explore Batuu and bump into Kylo or Rey, but scoring your own remote control droid or getting your hands on Obi-Wan’s lightsaber used to be something you could only do inside the […]

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  • Cyberpunk 2077 Shows Off New Location Screenshots and Gang Images

    Cyberpunk 2077 Shows Off New Location Screenshots and Gang Images

    CD Projekt Red has released a number of new Cyberpunk 2077 images, showing off the game’s gangs and locations. In today’s third Night City Wire broadcast, we were given a closer look at the districts of Night City, and the often violent factions that populate them. The biggest new glut of images focus on Night […]

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  • Cyberpunk 2077 minimum and recommended computer specs

    Cyberpunk 2077 minimum and recommended computer specs

    CD Projekt Red has finally revealed what kind of technical specifications you’ll need to run Cyberpunk 2077 on PC. The game’s minimum specs aren’t actually too punishing, so it seems like you’ll be able to at least play the game at its lowest settings with a pretty moderate set up. However, if you want to […]

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  • 8 Tips You Should Know Before Jumping into Necromunda: Underhive Wars

    8 Tips You Should Know Before Jumping into Necromunda: Underhive Wars

    Necromunda: Underhive Wars, the tactical RPG adaptation of Games Workshop’s legendary tabletop game, comes to Xbox One today. Before you hurl yourself into the brutal gang wars of the Underhive’s endless halls, factories, and slums, here are 8 tips you should keep in mind to help you crush the competition and rise to the top. […]

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  • Sony Emphasizes Importance of Releasing Identical Next Gen Consoles

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    Sony is releasing two variations of the PlayStation 5 in November, with the only differences between them being a disc drive and price. This is in stark contrast to Microsoft’s strategy of releasing a much cheaper, stripped down version of the Xbox Series X. Speaking to Games Industry, Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan emphasized […]

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  • Spellbreak Review – IGN

    Spellbreak Review - IGN

    Standing out from the pack is harder than ever in an ever-more crowded battle royale genre. The kings of this particular hill are already free-to-play on a variety of platforms with years of updates and refinements under their belts, but the team at Proletariat may be onto something that can make a mark with Spellbreak. […]

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  • Fortnite Save the World won’t be playable on Mac after next patch

    Fortnite Save the World won’t be playable on Mac after next patch

    Fortnite’s Save the World mode — the one that got the whole game started, remember? — will no longer be available to Mac players, another consequence of Epic Games and Apple’s brawl over access to the App Store. A post from Epic Games on Friday morning said that Fortnite’s version 14.20 release, which has yet […]

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  • No Man’s Sky’s new Origins update will be released next week

    No Man’s Sky’s new Origins update will be released next week

    No Man’s Sky has had several small but important updates this year, and another one is on the way next week. This latest update will be called Origins, and according to developer Hello Games, it’s “the beginning of something new.” While the developer revealed very little about this new update outside of its name and […]

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  • Every Planet of the Apes movie has a pointed message about life in 2020

    Every Planet of the Apes movie has a pointed message about life in 2020

    [Ed. note: Significant spoilers ahead for some of the Planet of the Apes movies, especially the classic 1968 franchise launch.] Humanity is obsessed with stories about the end of the world because we know all living things die. We’re fascinated with stories about the apocalypse, because they go beyond the death of individuals, and into […]

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  • Gears Tactics Coming to Xbox Consoles November 10 with Launch of Xbox Series X|S

    Gears Tactics Coming to Xbox Consoles November 10 with Launch of Xbox Series X|S

    Summary Gears Tactics will be released for Xbox consoles November 10 alongside the launch of Xbox Series X|S and is now available for pre-install with Xbox Game Pass. Watch the launch trailer that includes new features coming to Gears Tactics on all platforms, including the new playable character, Jack. The new Gears of War – […]

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  • The Animal Crossing: New Horizons guilt trip

    The Animal Crossing: New Horizons guilt trip

    On Monday, I got an email from Nintendo. I only had to read the subject line to know what it was for. It just sat there, taunting me: “Welcome back! Your island misses you.” A normal person might have just deleted it and moved on. Clearly, I am not a normal person. Since then, I’ve […]

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  • How to Preorder a PS5: A Few Tips to Increase Your Chances of Getting a PS5

    How to Preorder a PS5: A Few Tips to Increase Your Chances of Getting a PS5

    The PS5 preorders have been happening since Walmart opened the floodgates a few hours after the PS5 Showcase event gave us the price and release date.Since then, PS5 preorders at GameStop, Best Buy, Amazon and more have come and gone in a flash. Walmart offered another chance to snag a PS5 or PS5 Digital preorder […]

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  • 5 tips to brawl without limits in WWE 2K Battlegrounds – PlayStation.Blog

    5 tips to brawl without limits in WWE 2K Battlegrounds

    Coming down the aisle, hailing from 2K, this is Executive Producer Sean “The Slayer” O’Connor! I’m stepping between the ropes today to give you some exclusive tips to help you become an unbeatable brawler when WWE 2K Battlegrounds, out today on PS4.  Whether you’re brawling with your family, your friends, or challengers online, these tips […]

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  • Michel Ancel Retires, Beyond Good and Evil 2 Development Continues

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    Michel Ancel, the creative mind behind Beyond Good & Evil and Rayman, is retiring from the gaming industry. He’s taking leave after more than 30 years in the business to focus on another passion–wildlife. As far as his gaming-related projects are concerned–Beyond Good & Evil 2 and WiLD–Ancel assures they’re in good hands and “going super […]

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  • TikTok Downloads Set to Be Banned in the US from Sunday

    TikTok Downloads Set to Be Banned in the US from Sunday

    The Department of Commerce has ordered that downloads for mobile apps TikTok and WeChat be banned in the US from Sunday.American users will not be able to download the apps after September 20. Those with the apps already downloaded will still be able to use them, but they won’t be able to access any future […]

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  • Nintendo Switch Launches in Brazil, the First Nintendo Product to Go on Sale in the Country Since 2015

    Nintendo Switch Launches in Brazil, the First Nintendo Product to Go on Sale in the Country Since 2015

    Nintendistas (Brazilian Nintendo fans) were delighted with some long-awaited news on August 19th. On its official Twitter account, Nintendo of America announced that the Switch is coming soon to Brazil – Nintendo’s first official release in the country since it ceased operations in the country back in 2015.The official launch of the Nintendo Switch in […]

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  • Next Week on Xbox: September 22 to 25

    Next Week on Xbox: September 22 to 25

    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 and PC. Get more details on these games below and click on […]

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  • Jett: The Far Shore delayed to 2021

    Jett: The Far Shore delayed to 2021

    On Friday, developer Superbrothers announced that its new science fiction game Jett: The Far Shore has been delayed until some time in 2021. The game was originally scheduled for this holiday. It’s still expected to release simultaneously for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and on PC via the Epic Games Store. According to a statement made […]

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  • Demons Souls Remake Comparison Video Showcases Many Changes

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    During Sony’s recent PS5 games showcase, viewers were treated to a closer look at the Demon’s Souls remake. A tutorial gameplay section featured in the nearly three-minute clip, alongside a very brief glimpse at a boss battle. The title running on PS5 couldn’t be anymore stunning. Evidently, the technology has come a long way in […]

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  • IGN UK Podcast #557: PS5's Banquet of Delights

    IGN UK Podcast #557: PS5's Banquet of Delights

    On a bountiful menu today is plenty of PS5 treats to sink our teeth into. The reveal of Final Fantasy 16 served as an attention grabbing starter, before a flurry of exciting middle courses in the form of Resident Evil, Deathloop and others. All rounded off by the show-stopping God of War shaped dessert followed […]

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  • Sony Confirms PS5 Backwards Compatibility Won’t Extend to Classics

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    Back in August, an Ubisoft support page dropped the news that the PlayStation 5 will not be backwards compatible with PlayStation 1, 2, and 3 games. The developer later pulled the information down, but as we suspected, the page was probably updated because Ubisoft wasn’t authorized to divulge that information on Sony’s behalf. We now […]

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  • Rebuilding and expanding Kingdoms of Amalur with Re-Reckoning – PlayStation.Blog

    Interview: Rebuilding and expanding Kingdoms of Amalur with Re-Reckoning

    Hey all! I’m Philipp Brock from THQ Nordic. To mark last week’s launch of Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning, I sat down with the game’s Executive Producer Reinhard Pollice to find out his perspective on what makes gameplay timeless and to find out more about the all-new Kingdoms of Amalur expansion, Fatesworn, which is scheduled for […]

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  • Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 reflects the changing culture of skateboarding

    Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 reflects the changing culture of skateboarding

    When Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater was released in 1999, the skateboarding world was far, far separated from the skateboarding world of today. Vicarious Visions’ brand new remake of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 understands this on a level that goes beyond new visuals and refined-but-familiar gameplay mechanics. In a way, the remake feels […]

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  • Spider-Man Miles Morales Alternate Costumes Teased in Retailer Listing

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    Those who purchase a copy of Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Launch Edition or the Ultimate Edition are in for some extra treats. These bonuses include a new T.R.A.C.K. Suit, second Spidey suit, Gravity Well Gadget, and extra Skill Points. Imagery found by Reddit users via the PlayStation Direct website showcased the digital bonuses (pictured in featured […]

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  • Bandai Namco Buys Unknown 9: Awakening Developer, Reflector

    Bandai Namco Buys Unknown 9: Awakening Developer, Reflector

    Summary: Part of the immerse yourself in the Unknown 9 storyworld, Unknown 9: Chapters is an immersive, globe-spanning adventure that lets YOU shape the future of Unknown 9. Franchises:Unknown 9 Genres:Adventure, Episodic Platforms:PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X Developers:Reflector Entertainment Publishers:Reflector Entertainment Release Date:TBA Source link

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  • Sony Won’t Put Its New First-Party Games On A Subscription Service Because It’s Not ‘Sustainable’

    Sony Won't Put Its New First-Party Games On A Subscription Service Because It's Not 'Sustainable'

    Sony has said that the company doesn’t plan to bring its new first-party games to a Game Pass-like subscription service because it wouldn’t be “sustainable.”Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan broke the news in an interview with GamesIndustry.Biz. The interview noted the surprising reveal of the PlayStation Plus Collection during the PS5 conference, which will […]

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  • WRC 9 Review

    WRC 9 Review

    In comparison to last year’s big jump in quality with WRC 8, WRC 9 is a more modest lurch forwards. Several great new rallies have been added and it does feel like there’s been a bit of massaging under the hood – with a better sense of car mass and weight transfer – but elsewhere […]

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  • Why Final Fantasy 16 Should Excite Final Fantasy XIV and Tactics Fans

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    Every new Final Fantasy game, there’s always the conversation about what exactly a Final Fantasy game is. And yet, that’s the beauty of the series. It’s spanned so many themes and settings and stories that “which Final Fantasy is your favorite” continues to be a heated debate among fans of the franchise. Barring quite a […]

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  • PS5 Won’t Be Backwards Compatible With PS3, PS2, or PS1 Games

    PS5 Won't Be Backwards Compatible With PS3, PS2, or PS1 Games

    PlayStation 5 will be compatible with “99 percent” of PS4 games according to Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO and President Jim Ryan, although that may be as far as backwards compatibility goes.In a recent interview with Famitsu which was translated by Siliconera, Ryan explained that PS5 will not be compatible with PS3, PS2, and PS1 titles. […]

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  • PlayStation 5 Preorders Were an Undeserved Disaster

    PlayStation 5 Preorders Were an Undeserved Disaster

    The last 24 hours or so have been an emotional roller coaster for PlayStation fans. First the PS5 showcase gave us hit after hit of great games and trailers, with arguably the two weakest links only being Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition and Fortnite, but even those were exciting to a certain extent. I […]

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  • PS5's Latest Event Answered Major Questions

    PS5's Latest Event Answered Major Questions

    On this week’s packed episode of IGN’s PlayStation Show, Podcast Beyond!, host Jonathon Dornbush is joined by Max Scoville, Lucy O’Brien, and Janet Garcia to discuss all the big reveals from the PS5 showcase, including PS5’s price, the PS5 release date, the PS5 launch date, and the many lingering questions, and exciting possibilities about the […]

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  • Secret Challenges – Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 & 2 Wiki Guide

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    Last Edited: 17 Sep 2020 8:21 pm IGN’s Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 & 2 Wiki Guide & Walkthrough has details on every hidden challenge in Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 & 2. Challenges Challenges are a core part of the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater experience, but the vast majority are available (and trackable) in-game. […]

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  • Super Mario 3D All-Stars Discussion and Our Favorite Mario Games – NVC 526

    Super Mario 3D All-Stars Discussion and Our Favorite Mario Games - NVC 526

    Summary: Relive three of Mario’s greatest adventures with Super Mario 3D All-Stars! Optimized versions of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine and Super Mario Galaxy are all included in this package. Franchises:Mario Genres:Compilation, Platformer Platforms:Nintendo Switch Developers:Nintendo Publishers:Nintendo Features:Offline Co-Op Multiplayer Release Date:September 18, 2020 Source link

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  • Pre-Order Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S Starting Tuesday, September 22

    Pre-Order Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S Starting Tuesday, September 22

    On November 10, a new generation of console gaming begins. Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S will deliver players the most performant, immersive and compatible next-generation console gaming experiences ever. Next week, beginning September 22, you’ll be able to pre-order both Xbox Series X, our most powerful console ever made, and Xbox Series S, […]

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  • Night of the Kings review: a spellbinding Ivorian tale

    Night of the Kings review: a spellbinding Ivorian tale

    Polygon is reporting from the remote edition of the annual Toronto International Film Festival, bringing you first looks at the upcoming movies headed to theaters, streaming services, and awards season. This review came from a TIFF screening. Every film is about telling a story, but few take that idea so literally as Night of the […]

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  • Disintegration Multiplayer Servers Shutting Down in November

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    Halo Co-Creator Marcus Lehto produced the recently released Disintegration with developer V1 Interactive and publisher Private Division. While the title showed plenty of promise in the lead up to its June release, it ultimately didn’t review well. Evidently, the sci-fi shooter is not performing well, either. On November 17th, just months after its launch, Disintegration’s servers […]

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  • Hogwarts Legacy: J.K. Rowling ‘Not Directly Involved’ With Harry Potter RPG

    Hogwarts Legacy: J.K. Rowling 'Not Directly Involved' With Harry Potter RPG

    At long last, WB Games revealed its upcoming Harry Potter RPG, Hogwarts Legacy. But given the recent controversies around series author J.K. Rowling, WB Games clarified that Rowling has no direct involvement with the magic RPG developed by Avalanche.The basis for Hogwarts Legacy comes from the Harry Potter young adult novels written by J.K. Rowling […]

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  • Epic and Riot Games’ Tencent dealings draw U.S. government scrutiny

    Epic and Riot Games’ Tencent dealings draw U.S. government scrutiny

    The Trump administration wants to know more about U.S. video game companies’ involvement with China’s Tencent Holdings, whose relationships with American firms includes full ownership of Riot Games, a significant minority stake in Epic Games, and publishing deals with Activision Blizzard. Bloomberg reported on Thursday that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States […]

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  • Smash, brawl, and score epic goals in HyperBrawl Tournament – PlayStation.Blog

    Smash, brawl, and score epic goals in HyperBrawl Tournament

    Hi everyone! I’m from Milky Tea, the development studio behind HyperBrawl Tournament, a 1-4 player local and online arena-based sports-brawler where your objective is to outscore the opposing team. To help make this happen, you’ve got unique heroes, epic weapons and some legendary abilities at your disposal. Play Video Want to know more? Here are […]

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  • Marvel casts Tatiana Maslany as She-Hulk in new Disney Plus show

    Marvel casts Tatiana Maslany as She-Hulk in new Disney Plus show

    Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany will play the role of She-Hulk in She-Hulk on Disney Plus, reports Variety. Jen Walters, Esq. is Bruce Banner’s cousin, and she can get just as big and green as the Hulk — but she’s also a lawyer. Marvel first announced plans for a She-Hulk television show a year ago at […]

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  • This Humble Bundle definitely lets you pet the dogs

    This Humble Bundle definitely lets you pet the dogs

    Everyone knows that the best part of a video game is getting to observe, then pet, a dog. The Humble Bundle has a new selection, in partnership with the wonderful Twitter account Can You Pet the Dog?, which is run by Tristan Cooper. With these games, players can cut out the annoying selection of games […]

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  • I’ve grown skeptical of Destiny 2’s plan to sunset old guns

    I’ve grown skeptical of Destiny 2’s plan to sunset old guns

    Earlier this year, Bungie revealed new plans to help sustain Destiny 2 as a loot game for years to come. They call the initiative “sunsetting,” and it will effectively remove current weapons from the game to make way for new ones. Despite it being controversial among fans, I’ve supported sunsetting since the start. But as […]

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  • Xbox Series X and Series S Pre-Order Time Revealed

    Xbox Series X and Series S Pre-Order Time Revealed

    Microsoft is promising a smoother experience for pre-ordering the Xbox Series X and Series S than the PS5, and today Microsoft laid-out exactly when and where one can pre-order the next-gen Xbox consoles. According to reports, pre-orders for the Xbox Series X and S will begin at 8 am PT/11 am ET on September 22 […]

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  • Where and When to Preorder Xbox Series X and Series S

    Where and When to Preorder Xbox Series X and Series S

    The Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S preorders go live September 22 at 11 AM ET in the US, according to a report from Kotaku.We also know Xbox preorders in the UK will be popping up at 8 am, which is midnight Pacific Time in the US. Initially we thought this could point to […]

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