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Valorant looks to be coming to consoles based on recent job listing

Popular first-person shooter, Valorant from Riot Games could be coming to consoles soon. Those consoles being Xbox and PlayStation. This news comes up from a job listing posted by Riot looking for console designers. There were multiple listings published on Hitmarkers, but this one stood out the most. This practically ...
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God of War: Ragnarök sells over 5.1 million copies in its first week

Santa Monica Studios and Sony announced that their latest first-party hit, God of War: Ragnarök sold over 5.1 million copies at launch making it the fastest selling launch in PlayStation history. This also sets a new God of War franchise record and as a comparison to its predecessor in 2018, ...
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Pokémon Scarlet & Violet sells over 10 million copies in its first three days

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet has sold well over 10 million copies worldwide in the first three days since launch on November 18, 2022.  This is the highest global sales level for any software on any Nintendo platform within that timeframe. The number includes both physical and digital sales. “Players embark ...
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Fallout New Vegas Director Explores Ideas For California/Midwest Or Even New Orleans As A Possible Setting If A Follow-Up Happens, Interview Reveals

On the idea of entertaining what could come after Fallout: New Vegas was always a fever dream for excited fans as the universe carried on by Obsidian Entertainment after Fallout 3 was believed by many to be the pinnacle of the franchise. But with the acquisitions of both Obsidian & ...
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The Cuphead Show Airs Its Third Season On Netflix Recently

From Studio MDHR, many understood the first release of the indie game developer came the launch of Cuphead in 2017. With a tsunami of fan art and compliments to the new title, it was no surprise came the announcement of a Netflix TV show was in the works. And it ...
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Ubisoft To Return To Steam With Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Anno 1800, And Roller Champions Forerunning New Initiative

Over the past decade, many publishers believed it would be in its best interest to handle PC releases under own demain rather than already established storefronts. However, in the 2020s, this initiative began to unravel itself with Electronic Arts beginning to ship games back on Steam once again. Even more, ...
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Maple Treeway leads the wave 3 DLC for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe continues to dominate on the Nintendo Switch and the games DLC is receiving its third wave on December 7th. The wave includes a total of eight maps from Nintendo DS, Mario Kart Tour, Nintendo Wii, Gameboy Advance and 3DS. Here is the full list: London Loop ...
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Golf comes to Nintendo Switch Sports on November 28

Nintendo is releasing the Golf update for Nintendo Switch Sports on November 28. This will be the first major DLC for the game that launched on April 29, 2022. The Golf update will include 21 holes from the Wii Sports Series. Get ready to grab that iron & step up ...
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Team Ninja Reveals Reboot Plans For Dead Or Alive & Ninja Gaiden IPs

For Team Ninja, the Japanese developer is no secret to the world with some of the most acknowledged releases that carved the industry. For IPs such as Dead or Alive for example. Its latest release shipped back in March 2019 and our review shows it aged well! “It’s robust and ...
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Koei Tecmo/Team Ninja To Launch Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty In March 2023

When entertaining the new projects that comes from Team Ninja, many are still aware of the recent release that is Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin. This past month, its second DLC ‘Wanderer of the Rift’ launched which continued the story of the spring-launched title. Additionally, the developer revealed its ...
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// Previews

Turbo Golf Racing Early Impressions – Leave it Alone

Turbo Golf Racing on Xbox Game Preview is a mess. There unfortunately is no other way to put it. I’ve ...
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Early Preview: Scathe (PC)

Scathe is an Upcoming adrenaline-fueled, classic “Bullet Hell” FPS , from publisher Kwalee and developer Damage State . with big guns ...
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// Product Reviews

Review: Vertagear SL5000 Gaming Chair

I’m sure we have all heard the meme making the rounds among Twitch streamers – “Oh, they have a better gaming chair” – when losing a clutch time 1v1 or getting sniped halfway across Verdansk. Now you can be the one with the better gaming chair with the Vertagear SL5000! ...
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Review: LS15X Wireless Stereo Gaming Headset

Price Of Reviewed Product $100.00 Over the past month I have been gaming with the LS15X Wireless Stereo Gaming Headset for this review. I tested several different genres of games with the headset to see where it shines but also to test and see where it falters. Of course for ...
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Review: PowerA Spectra Controller (Nintendo Switch)

Price Of Reviewed Product $34.99 This review is for the Power A Spectra Controller for the Nintendo Switch. This wired controller features 8-Color LEDS, 2 Extra Mappable Buttons, and anti-friction rings for smoother joystick motion, and headset input. Included in the package is a 10-foot braided MicroUSB cable that is ...
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Review: nerdytec Couchmaster Cycon²

8.5/10 Summary The best lapboard in the market to date, converting your couch into a digital workstation or suped-up gaming station has never been so comfy.  As time has passed, everyone has decided how they enjoy playing their favorite games. Most of my friends have some variation of desk setup ...
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Review: Glorious Model O & The GMMK Keyboard

Price Of Reviewed Products - GMMK Keyboard - $109.95 Model O - $59.99 What Glorious has done with these two products is impressive. During the Model O testing I was able to compare it to the Corsair M65 pro and the Lexip Pu94. I had the Corsair K65 membrane keyboard ...
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Review: MAINGEAR FORMA GT Gaming Chair

Price Of Reviewed Product $349 When I was a kid, I used to sit in front of our family computer on a folding chair you would generally find paired with a cheap card table. Of course, I was nine, and what I was sitting on was far less important than ...
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// Media Events

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s 40th Anniversary Edition Is Arriving This November

Microsoft Flight Simulator is one of Xbox’s many games being played at Gamescom 2022 and the game was first up on the Xbox Booth at Gamescom Live Stream. The developers of Flight Simulator shared new updates coming to the game including its first city update and new details on the ...
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Gamescom: PlayStation Announces The DualSense Edge Wireless Controller

Gamescom Opening Night Live hosted by Geoff Keighley was off to a great start with announcements including one from PlayStation. The PlayStation 5 is getting a new controller known as the DualSense Edge Wireless Controller. The DualSense Edge is a premium controller that will come with a few extra elements ...
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Nintendo Will Have A Booth At PAX West 2022

PAX West returns this year and you could say this will be the first normal PAX event since 2019 as there seems to be more notable exhibitors on the list for this event compared to PAX East this year and PAX West 2021. On the list of companies coming to ...
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge launches June 16, available day one on Xbox Game Pass

The Summer Game Fest presentation with Geoff Keighley has been full of some surprises including the release date for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge. The game will be releasing on June 16, 2022 with it being available on Xbox Game Pass day one. A couple months ago already we ...
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PAX East 2022: Arcade Paradise takes you back to the early 90’s

At PAX East, Wired Productions had one of the more eye catching booths with a variety of game developed by passionate game developers. One game that caught my eye right away was Arcade Paradise developed by Nosebleed Interactive because it immediately took me back to Game Room which used to ...
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PAX East 2022: No Place For Bravery Takes The Titling Literally With Its Dark Souls-like Combat

Developer Glitch Factory for the years since its founding has tackled different genres in its time and now meets itself working on yet another aspect not familiarized with its previous work. This time, the game studio brings us No Place for Bravery. The title acts as a top-down Dark Souls-like ...
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// Editorial

The Top 5 Best Looking Nintendo Switch Consoles

The Nintendo Switch has been unique since the day it was announced. Since its launch on March 3rd, 2017 the console had a number of special editions along with new models released such as the OLED and the Nintendo Switch Lite which is handheld only. In this post I’ve decided ...
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/ Editorial, Nintendo Switch

Hands On Early Impression – Asterigos: Curse of the Stars

Asterigos: Curse of the Stars is the new action RPG from tinybuildgames and Acme Game Studio. It’s releasing next month, but I had the pleasure of checking out the demo on Steam. It is inspired by Greek and Roman mythology, and is a beautiful combination of Immortals: Fenix Rising and ...
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Disney Dreamlight Valley (A Gamer Without Sight Review)

Disney Dreamlight Valley is a dream that’s not meant to be. Accessibility was missing in this cute title. Not much progress was made throughout my dreamlight journey. Here’s what happened. First, I met the infamous wizard Merlin. I was able to read his dialog with OCR, (optical character recognition), and ...
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Metal: Hellsinger Demo (Gamer Without Sight Review)

The Metal: Hellsinger game is coming out very soon, and it has many people excited to play. It’s a rhythm FPS game which has you beatmatching to some incredible metal music in order to slay your demonic enemies. The more successful you are, the more metal the music gets. More ...
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A Total War in every sense of the word – Total War: Warhammer III Immortal Empires Impressions

Developer – Creative Assembly Publisher – Sega Platforms – PC, Gamepass Total War: Warhammer III was a revelation upon its release earlier this year. A game that completely consumed me for months on end. The combination of the Total War gameplay and the Warhammer time period created something unique. The ...
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Top 3 Games for Sports Lovers

Gaming is a wonderful pastime. Players who are looking for something simple will enjoy slots at Bizzo Casino or browser games. But what if you are looking for something more versatile? Then these sports games are a fantastic choice. Fancy Skiing VR In Fancy Skiing VR, you ski down a ...
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// Esports

How CS:GO Became One of the Biggest Global Esports

If you’re a fan of esports betting, then you’re probably already familiar with the phenomenon that is Counter Strike Global Offensive. Released in August 2012, this esports title has become hugely popular over the past decade, and has revolutionised the world of esports, proving to be a much bigger hit ...
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Announcing The $200 RectiVersus 2v2 Showdown

Rectify Esports is back with another hosted tournament and this time it’s for new platform fighting game, MultiVersus. This event will be a team based event for $200 and it’ll be exclusive to North America. Not only is the prize pool for this tournament the $200, but we are looking ...
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DreamHack Atlanta 2022 Tickets Are On Sale Now, More Details Coming For The Event Soon

DreamHack Atlanta is making the return this year and tickets are officially on sale for the big gaming festival. The event is taking place November 18-20 at the Georgia World Congress Center. The “early bird” pricing for tickets starts at $24 for a one-day pass, and $85 for a three-day ...
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Smash.gg is rebranding to Start.gg on May 16

Smash.gg, which has been without a doubt the best online tournament platform for esports competition is getting rebranded. Today, Microsoft announced that Smash.gg will now be called Start.gg with a brand new look to the logo and with features debuting on May 16, 2022. In case you missed the news ...
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3 Very Important eSports Growth News and Trends For 2022

The eSports industry, also known as the competitive video gaming industry, has been hitting all the right marks ever since making its presence felt in mainstream entertainment markets a decade ago. While before, the thought of competitive video gaming as a new sports entertainment discipline was something not thought off ...
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Announcing The Brawlhalla Summer Meltdown Tournament

We are back with more action coming to the Rectify Gaming Arena! Announcing the Brawlhalla 1v1 Summer Meltdown Tournament featuring a $350 prize pool and this tournament is open for everyone! This is our third tournament for Brawlhalla and we are excited for the action that will be happening! The ...
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// Entertainment

Netflix Partners With The Coalition To Make A Gears of War Live Action Feature Film

It has been sixteen years since Gears of War was first released and since the franchises debut there had been a lot of discussions about making a movie or television show of the series. Yesterday, Netflix announced that they have partnered with Gears of War developer, The Coalition to adapt the video game saga into ...
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CD Projekt Red taking over The Witcher 3’s current-gen update and delays it indefinitely

If you have been waiting forever to play The Witcher 3 in its best form on Xbox Series X|S or on PS5, you just gotta wait a little longer….again. The company responsible to bring CD Projekt Red’s game to current-gen was Saber Interactive, most known for helping studios port their games to Nintendo Switch and ...
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Uncharted with Wahlberg and Holland

Review: Uncharted Movie

Review: Uncharted Movie 6/10 Summary Uncharted is not a bad movie, but it’s not a great one either. While it’s respectable for the video-game movie genre, it still has ways to go to make an impact. I’ve never played Uncharted, so this will be a “secular” review of the movie from the popular PlayStation series ...
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Halo TV Series Will Now Be On Paramount+

The Halo TV Series has gone through a lot since its initial reveal during the Xbox One tent reveal in May of 2013. Today, the latest bit of news for the television series confirms that the show will now be moving from being a Showtime series to being available on Paramount+. Produced by Showtime in ...
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An Age of Calamity Is Upon Us

Legend of Zelda fans have been awaiting news on the Breath of the Wild sequel teased at E3 2019. So far nothing else has been provided regarding the game. But not to fret, another Zelda game is coming. Nintendo uploaded a trailer for a new Legend of Zelda game: Set during the Age of Calamity ...
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Sonic

Sonic The Hedgehog (2020) Movie Review

Video game-to-movie adaptations have a terrible track record, from Super Mario Bros. to Double Dragon to Street Fighter: The Movie to Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (the original Mortal Kombat was actually good) to Uwe Boll’s legendary flops. The problem with most of these movies is that they’ve taken too many creative liberties and making them into ...
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