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Sonic Dream Team receives more new content in latest update

Sega revealed the third content update for Sonic Dream Team, the 3D action platformer from Sonic the Hedgehog available exclusively on Apple Arcade. The latest update includes new achievements, collectible music for the jukebox, a second set of Sweet Dreams levels, and a special expert-only end-game mission. Sonic Dream Team ...
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Lollipop Chainsaw RePOP releases September 25

Yoshimi Yasuda and Dragami Games have officially announced the release date for Lollipop Chainsaw RePOP. The remaster of the original Lollipop Chainsaw will release on September 25, 2024, for PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam. Lollipop Chainsaw RePOP is a definitive version of the game ...
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Metallica Headlines Fortnite Festival Season 4

Epic Games announced they have collaborated with popular heavy metal band, Metallica as they bring a new music experience in late June and are headlining Fortnite Festival Season 4. The latest season of Fortnite Festival is now available in-game and it comes with new outfits, a Festival Pass, Premium Reward ...
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Lego Horizon Adventure Developer Shares The Multiplatform Decision Was By The Team, Not Lego

Although PlayStation distinguishes itself through the lens of first-party titles, the firm in recent months is now entertaining multiplatform releases. Already, this kicked off with the likes of Helldivers 2 which launched on both consoles as well as PC. This follows the stream of other exclusives that already delivered to ...
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PS5 players will soon be able to use Discord voice chat straight from their console.

Sony has announced a new update to the Discord app on PlayStation 5 in the coming weeks. Soon enough, all PS5 players can use Discord voice chat directly from their console. Originally, players would have to rely on the Discord PC or mobile apps to start the connection. The update ...
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Visions of Mana comes to PS5, PS4, Xbox Series, and PC on August 29

Square Enix has released a brand new trailer for the next installment of the Mana series, Visions of Mana and it revealed the game will be released August 29, 2024. The trailer for the action RPG shows off new playable characters and gameplay features that players will encounter on their ...
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Limited Run Games Announces Its ‘LRG3 2024’ Showcase, Set For June 20th

In the ongoing market downpour of endless digital purchases, some firms continue to forge more surface area for physical media in gaming. Of course, one of the largest efforts comes from Limited Run Games. For instance, it is fueling this endeavor for Xbox titles including Grounded, Hi-Fi Rush & Pentiment ...
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Assassin’s Creed Shadows Doesn’t Tell You Which Character To Play, Developer Reveals

What felt like a distant dream for over a decade was soon to be a reality – Ubisoft is finally making an Assassin’s Creed game set in Feudal Japan. Under the moniker ‘Codename Red’, the new project would be part of the developing RPG push for the series. Just this ...
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Monster Hunter Rise, Anno 1800, Far Cry 4, And More Coming To PlayStation Plus June 2024 Game Catalog

Like you might already understand, PlayStation Plus has & continues to deliver more value to its subscribers. Looking at May alone, it was pretty eventful. Its free titles includes EA Sports FC 24, Ghostrunner II, Tunic, And Destiny 2: Lightfall. Additionally, the monthly game catalog update featured Red Dead Redemption ...
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Phil Spencer Shares Xbox’s Drive To Offer More Diverse First-Party Options On Its Platform

An ongoing sentiment at Microsoft continues to develop pertaining to Xbox: diversity. One of its largest pushes for first-party releases is to create innovative and unique releases for all types of players. Upon the release for Xbox Series X|S, Phil Spencer celebrated the specialized lineup of titles arriving to the ...
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Phil Spencer: Xbox Console Player Count Is The Highest Its Been In Platform History

When it comes to Xbox this console cycle, the Xbox Series X|S is in a different spot that the Xbox 360 and even the Xbox One is in. Although Microsoft did tout the success at launch for the 9th generation hardware, the platform currently is not performing ideally to its ...
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Avowed might release on November 12, 2024

When the Xbox Games Showcase concluded, developers shared a lot of posts regarding each of the games. Obsidian Entertainment made a blog post about Avowed’s latest story trailer and the game director, Carrie Patel might have leaked the release date for the upcoming Action RPG. First spotted by Wario64 on ...
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Fallout Creators See Five Seasons In Reach For The Series, Season 2 Still In Early Production

The shockwave that came following the release for Amazon Prime video’s Fallout was certainly one many were excited to watch as close as possible. It did not take long before the show already surged to #1 worldwide on the platform. And just a over a week later did Amazon greenlit ...
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BioWare Renames Dragon Age: Dreadwolf To ‘The Veilgaurd’, Announcement Coming June 11th

After major releases Mass Effect Andromeda & Anthem, BioWare pledged on one commitment: to re-earn the trust of its players. In a statement from 2022, the firm elaborated on a new effort to do so and promised its new endeavor for both Mass Effect & Dragon Age will do things ...
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Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League Dev Confirms To Deliver Its Full Year 1 Promises, But Nothing Is Concrete After That

Ever since the game’s arrival in January, there has been little nice to say towards Rocksteady Studios’ Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League. Following the hallmark trilogy for Batman Arkham, many were surprised to find that the universe’s continuation was a lukewarm misfire from all four members on Task Force ...
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Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Will Feature Round-Based Zombies

Treyarch revealed more information regarding its upcoming release for Call of Duty: Black Ops 6. They held the exclusive direct on Sunday right after the Xbox Games Showcase and gave a glimpse of its multiplayer and zombies mode. It was a long time coming, but Black Ops 6 will see ...
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MultiVersus Perk Currency Detailed

MultiVersus from Player First Games features a handful of different currencies and it might take players some time before they ...
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How to unlock DedSec Faction in XDefiant

XDefiant is the latest free-to-play first-person shooter from Ubisoft that brings a new style to the genre and represents other ...
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MultiVersus Prestige Currency Detailed

The full release of MultiVersus has finally arrived and the game has a new Prestige Currency that was not featured ...
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How to unlock Banana Guard in MultiVersus

MultiVersus is now available worldwide across Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, and PC via Epic Games Store and Steam. If ...
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MultiVersus Fighter Currency Detailed

MultiVersus has a variety of currencies in the game and it might feel overwhelming when you first jump onto the ...
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How To Unlock Fighters In MultiVersus

MultiVersus released with a wide variety of fighters for players to unlock and with a free-to-play fighting game like this ...
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MultiVersus Achievements List

As you play through Multiversus and accumulate more ringouts, you’ll start unlocking a variety of achievements that highlight your progress ...
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MultiVersus Account Linking and Crossplay Setup

Crossplay in MultiVersus enables players on all supported platforms—PC (Steam or Epic Games Store), PlayStation, and Xbox—to seamlessly matchmake and ...
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MultiVersus Gleamium Currency Detailed

MultiVersus is now available worldwide on Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, and PC and players are already grinding the game’s ...
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How to unlock T-60 Power Armor in Fortnite

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3: Wrecked has officially arrived with new cosmetic items for players and that includes the T-60 ...
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// Previews

My Thoughts on the Closed Beta of Arena Breakout: Infinite

Recently, I was lucky enough to be given access to the Closed Beta of Arena Breakout: Infinite, the new upcoming ...
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Tape to Tape Is The Break We Need From Traditional Hockey Games

PAX EAST concluded several weeks ago and there were a number of indie games featured at the event including Tape ...
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Rugrats: Adventures in Gameland is the nostalgia trip we need

When The MIX Games, Wallride, and Limited Run Games announced Rugrats: Adventures in Gameland it quickly became a highly anticipated ...
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Dune Awakening looks to be a promising MMO adventure

During PAX East 2024, Rectify Gaming was invited for a behind-closed-doors presentation of the upcoming Survival MMO video game, Dune ...
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PAX East: Roguelite Meets Rhythm In Beat Slayer

PAX East 2024 featured many different indie games that are in development or have already been released worldwide. One of ...
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PAX East 2024: Shadows Of The Damned: Hella Remastered – First Impressions

While the No More Heroes IP is left in the hands of publisher Marvelous for any future installments, it is ...
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Preview: Urban Myth Dissolution Center

Shueisha Games have made an appearance at PAX East 2024 after releasing Captain Velvet Meteor: The Jump+ Dimensions. This weekend ...
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Preview: Ready, Steady, Ship!

PAX East 2024 has arrived and so have a variety of indie developers from around the world including Martynas Cibulis, ...
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Preview: Headbangers: Rhythm Royale brings a new style of Battle Royale to the table

Ever wanted to play a game as a Pigeon? Well, Team17 and Glee-Cheese Studio are coming out with Headbangers: Rhythm ...
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Preview: Moving Out 2 looks to be a fantastic sequel

Team17 invited us to check out some of their upcoming games planned to release in 2023. One of the games ...
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// Product Reviews

Review: Turtle Beach Stealth 500 Headset

Summary The Turtle Beach Stealth 500 feels like a premium gaming headset and performs like one. For just $79.99 this is a steal for any customer looking to upgrade from their old headset. Turtle Beach is back with a new set of headsets, including the new Stealth 500, a multiplatform ...
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A Closer Look At The PowerA Pikachu Garden Collection For Nintendo Switch

PowerA has been the leader in third-party Nintendo Switch accessories for several years now and continues to release more products for its customers. We were recently sent the latest Pikachu Garden line and it’s probably the best collection of accessories we’ve seen from them so far. You can see the ...
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Review: Playdate Handheld Video Game Console

Playdate Handheld Video Game Console USD $199 Summary: The Playdate handheld console has significant shortcomings that impact its user experience. Its screen quality is notably dim and lacks a backlight, making gaming challenging in various lighting conditions and diminishing immersion. Despite its promise of a unique gaming library, only a ...
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Review: Acer Predator Helios 18 (PH18-71-94F1)

Acer Predator Helios 18 (PH18-71-94F1) USD $2,499.99 Key Specs: • 18-inch (16:10), WQXGA (2560×1600), 250Hz, 600 nits, 100% sRGB, 3ms overdrive response • 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13900HX CPU • GeForce NVIDIA RTX 4080 (overclockable) • 32GB memory • 1TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD Acer’s turning up the heat with ...
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The Fallout Vault 33 Glasses are perfect for fans of the series

GUNNAR Optiks has officially released a new pair of glasses just in time for the premiere of the Fallout TV Series on April 11, 2024. The Fallout Vault 33 Glasses are the latest to come from the leader in computer eyewear and blue light lens technology and they are the ...
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A Closer Look at the Dream Vapor Xbox Wireless Controller

The Vapor Xbox Wireless Controllers have undoubtedly become one of the best designs Microsoft has come out with. We’ve seen the recently bring the Vapor designs to the Xbox Design Lab where there are six options to choose from including Dream Vapor. We finally got our hands on one of ...
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// Media Events

PAX East 2024: Streetdog BMX Dances Between Arcade Sports Game & Hardened Simulator In The Best Way

In the current age of sports simulators, it feels like the glow of these rubbed off decades ago. And while annual installments still release each year, that magic still remains absent. Similarly, the same can also be said for skateboarding titles too. With Tony Hawk games out of the equation, ...
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PAX East 2024: Memory’s Reach Sci-Fi Puzzle Solving Brings Free Roam Approach To The Genre

In many genres, puzzle solving continues to bring new opportunities for games to overcome hurdles. And while this has evolved many franchises and the tied genres, puzzle-focused experiences remain in a standstill. Although new titles are presented offering unique experiences, there is a demand for a greater evolution for the ...
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PAX East: Roguelite Meets Rhythm In Beat Slayer

PAX East 2024 featured many different indie games that are in development or have already been released worldwide. One of the new games featured at the event was Beat Slayer from ByteRockers’ Games which is a rhythm roguelite game that is quite entertaining. If you are a fan of Hi-Fi ...
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PAX East 2024: Shadows Of The Damned: Hella Remastered – First Impressions

While the No More Heroes IP is left in the hands of publisher Marvelous for any future installments, it is cemented in that other properties are available for developer Grasshopper Manufacture. Especially after the recent buyout by NetEase Games in 2021, that was certainly put under scrutiny how much freedom ...
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PAX East 2024: Snacko Expands The Cozy Game Genre In Fresh Ways

In one aspect, ‘cozy games’ are a long tradition of releases that bring a minimalistic formula of gameplay loops and world managing for users looking to jump in without the stress of overbearing objectives. On the other hand, it’s a genre that more recently defines many players tastes and even ...
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SPINE Showcases Exciting Gameplay Teaser for PC and Console at Future Games Show

Brace yourself for the future of action games! Developer Nekki has just released a new gameplay teaser for SPINE, its highly anticipated gun fu action game, at the Future Games Show. This sneak peek offers a thrilling taste of the cinematic gun fu combat that will redefine the genre for ...
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// Editorial

Xbox Games Showcase was successful without Halo & Forza

The Xbox Games Showcase has come and gone already and it was arguably one of the best presentations we have seen from Xbox in over 10 years. There were 30 games at the show with 17 of them being first-party titles. Some of the most exciting games at the event ...
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Opinion: XDefiant is NOT a Call of Duty killer

Ubisoft has released its newest first-person shooter, XDefiant which is free to play across PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S. One of the first things that comes to mind when people see its gameplay is that they may consider it a Call of Duty competitor, given its inspiration from ...
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My Thoughts on the Closed Beta of Arena Breakout: Infinite

Recently, I was lucky enough to be given access to the Closed Beta of Arena Breakout: Infinite, the new upcoming Revolutionary Tactical FPS Game coming to Steam. Back at the end of April, I went over a couple of the highlights of what the game brings to the table, which ...
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Best Selling Nintendo DS Games

There has been a lot of discussion about the Nintendo Switch eventually reaching the Nintendo DS in sales and the PlayStation 2. So, before we get to that point let’s reflect on some of the best games for the DS and more specifically, the best-selling DS games. We’ll take a ...
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Exclusive Interview With Hello Kitty Collector’s Pack Original Xbox Ebay Seller DeansToyBox

Dean also known as DeansToyBox, the owner of an eBay store ( https://www.ebay.com/usr/deanstoybox ) specializing in rare toys and collectibles, was just searching for any ordinary item on Carousell.sg, the Singaporean marketplace, for his online eBay business. However during his search, Dean stumbled upon a rare discovery – an original ...
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5 Xbox Consoles You’ll Never Own

Xbox has been around since 2001 and through the years of the original Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X there have been a lot of limited edition consoles. Microsoft has been known to release consoles that are given away to a very limited amount of people even ...
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// Esports

EVO 2024 lineup has been revealed

The last year has been a great time for fans of fighting games as we’ve received Street Fighter 6, Mortal Kombat 1, and Tekken 8 all within the last few months. One of the biggest fighting game events of the year, Evo finally revealed what games we can expect to ...
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Tekken World Tour 2024 kicks off on April 13 with Tekken 8

Bandai Namco Entertainment is getting ready for its release of Tekken 8 on January 26, 2024, for Xbox Series XlS, PlayStation 5, and PC. With a new Tekken title coming out means a new era of esports and Bandai Namco has revealed some news regarding the Tekken World Tour 2024 ...
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GameBattles is shutting down on January 15, 2024

Many fans of MLG (Major League Gaming) received sad news regarding one of the biggest esports platforms, GameBattles. It was announced a week ago that GameBattles will be shutting down in 2024 after years of providing competition to players around the world featuring many games. Loyal members of GameBattles started ...
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Key Metrics for Analyzing CS:GO Matches: A Deep Dive into eSports Data

In the fast-paced world of eSports, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) stands as one of the most popular and competitive games. With its strategic depth and skillful gameplay, CSGO scores have captured the hearts of millions of fans and players worldwide. Behind every intense match, there is a vast array of ...
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Ninjakilla_212 Wins Final Mortal Kombat 11 Major Tournament At EVO 2023

EVO 2023 is well underway with many tournaments across popular fighting games such as Street Fighter 6, Tekken 7, Mortal Kombat 11: Ultimate and more. This EVO tournament will mark the last major Mortal Kombat 11 tournament before Mortal Kombat 1 releases on September 19, 2023. The winner of the ...
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ESEA League is moving to FACEIT this August

In the latest Esports news, the ESEA League that’s most known for its involvement with CS:GO is moving to FACEIT later this Summer. For the past 15 years, the ESEA League has been one of the fundamental pillars of the Counter-Strike grassroots scene, providing a platform to the most competitive ...
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// Entertainment

The Last of Us Season 2 will have 7 episodes

The Last of Us Season 2 has been in production since January 2024 and the TV Series sets have been spotted in Canada recently. It has been reported already that Pedro Pascal already wrapped filming The Last of Us Season 2 which has many fans of the video game series intrigued. It was also reported ...
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Fallout has reached over 65 million viewers in 16 days

The Fallout TV Show on Amazon’s Prime Video has been very successful since it dropped on April 10, 2024. The streamer announced the Fallout series had reached 65 million viewers in the first 16 days of availability making it the 2nd most-watched title ever on the platform. Fallout is Amazon’s most-watched show from adults ranging ...
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The live-action Knuckles series is now available on Paramount+

The live-action event series Knuckles has finally arrived on Paramount+ with all six of its episodes available to watch. This is the first spin-off series from the Sonic the Hedgehog films and if you haven’t caught up with the series yet you can stream Sonic the Hedgehog and Sonic the Hedgehog 2 on Paramount+. Subscribe ...
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Ben Schwartz wants to play Sonic forever

The Sonic movies have become one of the most popular video game adaptations since the first film was released in 2020. Sonic the Hedgehog 3 is planned to come to theaters on December 20, 2024, and it is going to feature Shadow for the first time. Reports as of late have seemingly confirmed Keanu Reeves ...
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Prime Video confirms Fallout Season 2 is coming

The Fallout Television Series has been out for a week now and it has become one of the best adaptations we’ve seen yet. It became the best show on Prime Video worldwide over its first weekend and the video games actually saw a surge in players.  Today, Prime Video has officially confirmed that Fallout Season ...
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Sonic 3 is for “All the Real Diehard Fans” Idris Elba states

Sonic the Hedgehog 3 is coming to theaters this December 20 and it will feature more characters from the Sonic universe including Shadow the Hedgehog. It has been reported that Keanu Reeves will play the role of Shadow after much speculation it would be Hayden Christensen. Idris Elba is the voice of Knuckles who made ...
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