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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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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: HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset for PS4

As a father of three and maintainer of a full-time job, what I look for in my gaming accessories has changed pretty drastically over the years. Thankfully, HyperX has a solution that meets the majority of those needs, while maintaining a price point that is easy to swallow. The durability ...
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Product Review: BenQ Zowie XL2740 Monitor

Price Of Reviewed Product $599.00 The great folks at Zowie BenQ were kind enough to let us review some of their products including their XL2740 Monitor. Welcome to our review of the BenQ ZOWIE XL2740 monitor. This will not be your typical review because I think the XL2740 (at least ...
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CoolerMaster MH751 Headset – Review

The MH751 - Where has this headset been?! Review Summary If you’re looking for a clean, clear, crisp audio headset, with comfort that you’ve always dreamed about, then the MH751 delivers. In a land of endless headset possibilities, a well-established and highly regarded computer peripheral company hits the mark with ...
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// Media Events

The Game Awards 2021: Babylon’s Fall Launches This March

From Japanese developer PlatinumGames, the team is continuously adding new projects to its internal pipeline. While the firm is orchestrating its own opportunity to be truly independent, other licensed projects still linger. For one, Bayonetta 3 through Nintendo is underway with a release date paved for next year in 2022 ...
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The Game Awards 2021: Final Fantasy VII Remake Hits PC Next Week For Epic Game Store

Although Final Fantasy VII originally shipped as a PlayStation exclusive, the game went on to later ship for other platforms roughly two decades later. And now with the Remake that came last year, it is evolving the number of platforms it supports. In past reveals from Square Enix, this is ...
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The Game Awards 2021: Middle-earth: Shadow Team Monolith Productions Announces Wonder Woman Game

Over at Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, the firm publishing anticipated releases like Gotham Knights and Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League still continues to deliver more entities utilizing the vault of Warner Bros. licenses under its arm. So far, we already witnessed the publisher go on to reveal a new ...
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The Game Awards 2021: Cuphead DLC ‘The Delicious Last Course’ Arrives In June 2022

While the release date of Cuphead already arrived back in September 2017, fans of the platform bullet hell still gawk at the creative decisions made for the game as you get enamored by the hand-drawn 1930’s art style and unique cast of characters and foes you face throughout the course ...
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The Game Awards 2021: Sonic Frontiers Title Unveiled, Slating The Mainline Release For Holiday 2022

For fans scattering in excitement regarding Sonic the Hedgehog receiving a new title, it is still uncertain the direction is for the new flagship release. For one, the game is said to be hopefully received alike the previous Sonic Adventure IP, Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka told in one interview ...
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The Game Awards 2021: Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Trailer Officially Live

Of course, Sonic the Hedgehog three decades later still riles up fans of Sega’s Blue Blur mascot whenever an announcement is imminent. In that, there was an extreme likelihood that the publisher would be attending The Game Awards this week. Through an exchange for an “extra invite” to the show, ...
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// Editorial

Master Chief set to reveal face in the Halo TV show

  In a historic moment for the franchise, John-117 is having his face revealed to the world in the upcoming Paramount+ Original show scheduled to start streaming on March 24th. Speaking to IGN, Halo’s executive producer and 343 Industries’ Studio Head of Transmedia, Kiki Wolfkill has said Master Chief’s face ...
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Power Your PC Play In 2022 With these Fantastic FPS

With a favorites backlist that includes multiple installments of top-performing games like Call of Duty and Halo, it’s hardly surprising that first-person shooters (FPS) have become firm staples in any gamer’s repertoire. Especially prevalent on PC, it’s certainly difficult to imagine a more interactive, involved gaming experience than the one ...
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What Does the Future of Esports Hold?

Gaming has slowly been taking over the world. Did you know, for example, that the gaming industry is worth more than the music and movie industries combined? It’s true. In 2020, the industry was worth $57 billion in the United States alone. There are many reasons for this, including technological ...
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The Most Popular Video Games for Students 2022

Is RPG, FPS, or MOBA dominating this season’s trend of popular video games amongst students? In 2021, FPS and RPG games seemed to be very dominant with games such as Fortnite and Overwatch, with Minecraft raising the flag of sandbox games. Since then, a lot of games have been developed ...
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Mind Games: How Gaming Can Play A Positive Role in Mental Health

Discover the positive effects of playing video games. How gaming can provide mental health benefits among adolescents, the advantages of simulation games, and how they promote cognitive development. Gaming Plays A Positive Role in Mental Health Many people assume that gaming online or gaming at home using a console negatively ...
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5 Most Awaited Games of 2022

Last year gave us a lot of small and interesting games, but AAA projects didn’t come to fruition. Some fell victim to their own ambitions, some got hit by the pandemic and remote work, a lot of games were postponed until 2022. But now, it doesn’t seem to be any ...
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// Esports

Activision Announces Return Of Call Of Duty League With Online Events Starting Next Friday

Last year, Activision Blizzard revealed the newly revamped franchise of competitive Call of Duty with the Call of Duty League. Announcing a $6 million prize pool for the duration of 2020, fans were eager to see teams from across the United States to compete for the top place. And with ...
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Combo Breaker Cancels Its Memorial Day Weekend Event Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Today has been a worrisome day for event attendees as it was just disclosed elsewhere that the 25th anniversary for QuakeCon has been squandered due to the growing impact from the novel coronavirus. Now in a separate announcement regarding this coming May’s Combo Breaker, the organizer revealed that the yearly ...
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Organizers For EVO 2020 Still Planning This Year’s Event For Mid Summer

It is no question that the continually increasing concerns that surround the COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus) is making a large impact on the gaming industry for both games in development alongside the hosted events initially scheduled to take place throughout the course of 2020. This is also applied to the multiple ...
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Brawlhalla LAN at CEO Dreamland canceled, will offer online alternative

The rising of the Coronavirus or known as COVID-19 has been the story of this week with multiple events being canceled including E3 2020, Overwatch League Homestands for March and April. Now Brawlhalla has been affected by this as this weekend was CEO Dreamland which marked the first LAN of ...
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Overwatch League Cancels All March & April Homestands

Coronavirus has been stealing the headlines everywhere lately through every industry including the video game industry. Today, the Overwatch League has announced they have cancelled all March & April homestands, effective immediately. This includes the Boston Uprising homestand on April 25-26 at the Citizens Bank Opera House. Here is a ...
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NetherRealm Studios Cancels Esport Event This Weekend Due To Coronavirus

COVID-19 or better known as Coronavirus has been a major subject in the news within the last two weeks with it rising in the United States. This means that esport events are potentially going to be impacted in the near future. Today, the Mortal Kombat community are a victim of ...
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// Entertainment

Rectify Gaming Expands Media Network With Launch Of New Podcast, ‘GET RECT’

Over the past few months we at Rectify Gaming have been deciding on what to do with the Rectify Gaming podcast as it is just about 4 years old already. The number one goal we had for the new podcast crew was to be as professional as possible unlike our early episodes we’ve had. So ...
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