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Activision Reveals Call Of Duty: Black Ops 6 Beta Dates For Late August

Although Call of Duty is the safest best to release each year, the biggest surprise is the direction the series takes. When it came time to reveal that Black Ops will be welcoming its sixth installment, players were excited to see how things will be different from the current Call ...
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Hyperkin Launches Pre-Orders For Xbox Controller S ‘DuchesS’ Today

For over two decades now, Xbox remains a talking point across the industry. And forms of its history have been revisited time & time again. Over at Hyperkin, the accessory manufacturer has done so by revitalizing classic gamepads from the Microsoft firm. We witnessed this with the ‘Duke’ making its ...
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Forza Horizon 5 has now reached 40 million players

Playground Games’ latest title, Forza Horizon 5, has been around for a few years and continues getting more players on Xbox. In December 2023, it was revealed in-game that 35 million players had played the game over time since 2021. Today, it was shared by @SnapBlastPLAY on X (Twitter) that ...
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Nintendo Switch Lite: Hyrule Edition is available for preorder at Best Buy

Nintendo is on a roll releasing new games throughout the entire year and this September we will see the release of The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom. With the launch of the new Zelda title, Nintendo decided to come out with yet another Nintendo Switch Lite. The Nintendo Switch ...
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Ubisoft still has plans for the Driver series

Ubisoft announced that it has shelved plans for a live-action series based on the Driver franchise which hasn’t seen a new game since Driver: San Francisco in 2011. It was announced in 2021 that a Driver live-action series was in the works with streaming service Binge. The company recently told ...
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The WWE is coming to Call of Duty in Season 5

There have been plenty of rumors about the upcoming collaboration for Season 5 of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III and Warzone. It was suggested that a Deadpool & Wolverine crossover was bound to happen, but it was announced today that the WWE will be coming to Call of Duty ...
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Densetsu no Starfy 1-3 for Game Boy Advance have been added to Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo has had strong momentum over the last couple of months with its additions to its virtual libraries of Game Boy Advance, Game Boy, Nintendo 64, SNES, and NES. On Thursday, July 11, 2024, at 9 PM ET Nintendo announced a trio of Densetsu no Starfy titles for Game Boy ...
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Monster Jam Showdown Post-Launch Roadmap Revealed

Monster Jam Showdown from Milestone and Feld Motor Sports is launching on August 29, 2024 for all platforms. From the looks of it, this game is not just a one-and-done type of release, the developers shared a full post-launch plan for its first eight months. In December there will be ...
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According to All Movie, Sonic the Hedgehog 3 is rated PG-13

Sonic the Hedgehog 3 is one of the most anticipated video game adaptations coming this year along with Borderlands. Paramount Pictures and Sega have been very quiet about sharing the film’s news, including the first official trailer. It has been leaked that Keanu Reaves will be voicing Shadow in the ...
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Xbox One X & S sold 21 million units combined

Ever since the Xbox One launched, Microsoft stopped reporting on official console sales as they were more focused on active users within the Xbox ecosystem. The company has never officially said the total amount of sales for the last generation, but a former employee might’ve revealed the numbers for Xbox ...
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Microsoft might stop promoting Xbox Consoles in Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Microsoft has always been about allowing players to play anywhere no matter if it’s not on an Xbox console. According to Tom Warren from The Verge, Microsoft might be changing its strategy for promoting Xbox consoles in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. This is according to one of Tom’s ...
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Sonic Studio Head Sheds Interest On Sonic The Hedgehog RPG Before He Retires

Over the three decades that Sonic the Hedgehog has been around, there are multiple fronts & mediums that the Sega mascot has sped across. One of its most glowing examples is the live-action films. The third installment in a trilogy is prepared to arrive this December to theaters. Additionally, there ...
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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Deluxe Edition is now available for Nintendo Switch

Bandai Namco announced it has officially released the flight shooting game, Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Deluxe Edition is now available on Nintendo Switch. Leveraging the opportunity of portability for players to feel the exhilaration of fierce dogfights and flying freely in 360 degrees in their favorite planes from wherever ...
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Prime Gaming is giving away 3 titles for PC including Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League

Amazon is getting ready for its big Prime Day event and those who are Prime members will have the ability to download three PC games for free starting July 16 at 3 AM ET / 12 AM PT. The three games that will be available for free are Suicide Squad: ...
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Pokémon Sleep reached over 20 million downloads in its first year

In July 2023, Pokémon Sleep was released for iOS and Android and today, The Pokémon Company International announced its 1st anniversary celebration. In-game gifts and events are awaiting those who use Pokémon Sleep. It was also announced the mobile game reached over 20 million downloads in its first year across ...
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Riot Games reportedly canceled a new platform fighter that would compete with Smash Bros

Riot Games has been slowly stepping its foot into the fighting game genre with 2XKO being their upcoming game that will be featured at Evo 2024. It has been reported that Riot Games was also working on a Platform Fighter, code-named Pool Party, that would have competed with Super Smash ...
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How to Unlock The Lamb in Party Animals

Party Animals invited another animal to the party as they collaborated with Cult of the Lamb bringing The Lamb to ...
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How to sign up for Paramount+ ahead of Halo Season 2

Paramount+ has a lot of great options to watch Television Shows, Movies, and more importantly, some of your favorite video ...
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How To Unlock Free Lego Skin In Fortnite

Fortnite has officially collaborated with LEGO with one of the biggest crossovers we’ve ever seen this generation. Like all crossovers, ...
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How to unlock Peter Griffin in Fortnite

Peter Griffin from Family Guy has officially joined Fortnite in Chapter 5: Season 1 after long anticipating the character after ...
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How to unlock Sandy Cheeks in Brawlhalla

Sandy Cheeks has joined Brawlhalla as part of the SpongeBob SquarePants crossover. The iconic squirrel mirrors the abilities of the ...
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How To Unlock Lightning McQueen In Rocket League

Lightning McQueen has officially joined Rocket League as of November 7, 2023, where the Disney and Pixar’s Car star brings ...
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How to sign up for Kingdom Hearts Missing-Link Closed Beta

Square Enix announced Kingdom Hearts Missing-Link on Monday, October 30 as a brand-new game in the the popular franchise. Although ...
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7 Useful Tips For Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom on Nintendo Switch

While it has been over five months since Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom’s release, the sheer size of the game’s ...
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The Crew Motorfest – Ubisoft Logo Location

The Crew Motorfest is the latest installation of the franchise from Ubisoft and it might be the best in the ...
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How to unlock Master Chief in Rainbow Six Siege

Ubisoft and 343 Industries announced another collaboration together this time bringing Master Chief to Rainbow Six Siege. Spartan-117 doesn’t come ...
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// Previews

First Impressions: EA Sports FC 25 Producer Showcase

Recently I was invited to attend a Special Event with EA Sports FC25 Producers for them to showcase the newest ...
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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 ...
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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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// Product Reviews

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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Review: Turtle Beach Stealth Ultra Controller

Price of Stealth Ultra Controller $199.99 Summary We have the Elite controller that Microsoft puts out, but this blows it away. I can’t think of a comparable to the Stealth Ultra and it’s worth every penny. Review unit provided by Turtle Beach Turtle Beach has arrived with its latest edition ...
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A Closer Look At The PowerA Mario Holiday Sweater Wired Controller For Nintendo Switch

PowerA came ready for the holiday season with their Holiday Sweater-themed controllers and they were kind enough to send over the Mario Holiday Sweater wired controller for Nintendo Switch. We unboxed the controller as you can see on YouTube and we are here to give you our thoughts on the ...
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Review: PowerA MOGA XP5-i Plus Bluetooth Controller

Review unit provided by PowerA The MOGA line of controllers from PowerA is made solely for mobile gaming, with MO from mobile and GA from gaming. The mouthful of a name XP5-i Plus is PowerA’s newest mobile controller for iOS devices. Note that if you are looking for the Android ...
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// Media Events

PAX East: System Shock – First Impressions

When it comes to the concept of titles like Bioshock, Prey, and the latest Atomic Heart – it all originated from one series. And even more coining this new subgenre as ‘Shock Games’ was System Shock. Originally, the IP launched on PC more than three decades ago and followed the ...
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PAX East: Dead Island 2 Gameplay Impressions

Video game publisher, PLAION is at PAX East with numerous games including long anticipated release, Dead Island 2. We had the great opportunity to get our hands on with the title for roughly 30 minutes that involved a lot of zombie slaying and dying. Up until late 2022 we haven’t ...
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PAX East: Alien Hominid Invasion brings back classic vibes

The Behemoth made the return to PAX East after being absent last year and they are back with their new Alien Hominid Invasion title coming out later this year. We had the opportunity to have a lengthy play session that included lots of fun and chaos. If you aren’t sure ...
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PAX East: Valari looks to improve your posture with new Gaming Pillow

Valari, the company behind the Gaming Pillow brings their brand new product to PAX East for the first time. Four months ago Founder, Nadim Makarem came out with what he calls the Valari Gaming Pillow and his plan is to help improve your posture while gaming from the couch, chair ...
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PAX East: Hands On With Extremely Powerful Capybaras

PAX East 2023 has arrived with a load of games on display. Studio Bravarda and publisher, PM Studios are here with Extremely Powerful Capybaras. The game inspired by this viral creature has definitely caught the attention to PAX attendees. So what exactly is Extremely Powerful Capybaras? It’s an action packed ...
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Hades II Revealed, Hits Early Access Next Year

For those who recall The Game Awards 2018, it introduced Supergiant Games’ Hades. The game went on to receive several nominations at The Game Awards 2020 including Game of the Year, Best Game Direction, Best Narrative, Best Art Direction, Best Score and Music, Best Performance, Best Indie, and Best Action ...
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// Editorial

Camaraderie and Conflict: How to Encourage Good Sportsmanship in Esports

The esports sector is gradually becoming more accepted by the masses. In 2022, esports took pride of place alongside traditional events at the Commonwealth Games. In 2023, The Olympic Esports Series will cap off with an in-person final in Singapore. While investment in esports is growing and audience figures continue ...
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/ Articles, Editorial

Top 5 Games for Low-quality PCs

Realism in games is good, but what about the soul? An interesting storyline that makes you want to jump up and down in your chair? A vivid character that you won’t want to part with when the game is over? All this can be found in most of the titles ...
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/ Editorial
Mario Culture War Silly

OPINION: Mario gets caught in silly culture war

The Super Mario Bros. Movie is a worldwide phenomena, garnishing over $500 million worldwide and becoming the biggest opening for an animated movie yet. This is a movie that you should definitely see as a fan. Unfortunately, just like almost anything else, with success comes the critics. And I’m not ...
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Immortals of Aveum feels like Bad Company with spells instead of guns – First Impressions

Last week we were invited to a hands-off presentation for the upcoming first person title immortals of Aveum, and to be honest we didn’t quite know what to expect. Outside of a very brief Game Awards teaser, it was a mystery as to what the game actually was. Thankfully, we ...
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Nintendo’s GBA Emulation Reminds Players of the Importance of the Classics

The recent preview of a new Zelda and the surprise remaster of Metroid Prime might have gotten most headlines at Nintendo’s latest direct conference, but it’s the Gameboy Advance (GBA) emulation that stole the show for classic fans. With this announcement, Nintendo states that they’re bringing six classic GBA titles ...
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/ Editorial, Nintendo Switch

Whatever Happened to Pro Evolution Soccer?

Throughout the 2000s, there was a genuine competitor to EA Sports’ FIFA franchise in the world of football simulation games. From 2023 onwards, there may well be yet again. That’s because EA Sports and FIFA, world football’s governing body, will not be renewing their current licensing deal. FIFA President Gianni ...
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// Esports

Rectify Gaming Arena Has Another Successful Tournament With Mortal Kombat 11

On July 31st the Rectify Gaming Arena hosted its 3rd tournament in 2020 with Mortal Kombat 11. This event had a $300 prize pool making the Top 6 getting a cash prize while having almost 100 competitors sign up.  For the Mortal Kombat 11 Throwdown we had a great talent ...
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Capcom Backs Protest For Black Lives Matters With Postponement Of Pro Tour Online

Just earlier this morning, developer CD Projekt Red announced that the coming Night City Wire scheduling for next week has been postponed to the latter of June in efforts to give protestors the stage to amplify their voice when its needed most to be heard. While the contents of the ...
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EVO Online Announced – Events Spans Across Five Weekends, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Missing From Initial Lineup

At the beginning of the month, organizers for this year’s Evolution Championship Series shared that due to the situation sprouted by COVID-19 the July/August-held event would now be moving to an online alternative. As for how the event will function through a digital medium, the orchestrators did not share exactly ...
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Rectify Gaming Arena To Host Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Showdown on May 22

The Rectify Gaming Arena is excited to host its second tournament of May 2020 and it’ll be the fourth one in its existence. Today, we are announcing the RGA Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Showdown with a $250 prize pool. Rectify Esports has been involved with Super Smash Bros. since 2018 ...
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Organizers For EVO Shifts Operations To Online Event For 2020

Last we heard from the organizers behind this year’s Evolution Championship Series held in Las Vegas, Nevada, the organization was still committed to hosting the annual event later this coming summer. This came as a surprise at the time with tensions continuing to develop as the COVID-19 outbreak swelled to ...
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This Year’s Fortnite World Cup Shelved By Looming Virus, Other Competitions To Go Online Route

By this point now, it is basically expected that most approaching events scheduled until September this year to be either shelved completely or be replaced with a digital format to keep followers at bay during the COVID-19 pandemic. Lately, this tactic can be seen applied for the coming Fortnite competitions ...
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// Entertainment

Pedro Pascal has reportedly already wrapped filming The Last of Us Season 2

The Last of Us Season 2 is expected to release in 2025 and production on the new season had only just begun in January 2024. The upcoming season of The Last of Us will feature new characters like Abby who is played by Kaitlyn Dever and Young Mazino will play as Jesse. In case you ...
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ARK: The Animated Series featuring Vin Diesel is now available on Paramount+

Studio Wildcard and Paramount had a surprise for everyone on March 21, 2024, as they released ARK: The Animated Series only available on Paramount+. The series features a star-studded cast that includes Vin Diesel, Russell Crowe, David Tennant, Michelle Yeoh, and Gerard Butler. ARK: The Animated Series has arrived on @paramountplus! Featuring a star-studded cast ...
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Voice Cast Announced For The Among Us Animated Show

It was announced that an Among Us Television Series was in the works at CBS and the first round of its voice cast has been revealed featuring some iconic actors. It is confirmed that Purple, Green, Red, and Orange will be featured in the animated series and the voice actors that have been cast are ...
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Sonic 3 has finished filming

The Sonic movies have been a great success through its first two films and Sonic 3 is planned for a release on December 20, 2024. A lot of rumors have been swirling about other actors getting involved like Krysten Ritter who is linked to Rouge the Bat and Hayden Christensen who is rumored to voice ...
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Nintendo announces a new animated Super Mario Bros movie coming to theaters in 2026

Nintendo has gone all out on March 10, 2024, also known as Mario Day and it came with a bunch of announcements including the release date for Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door and Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD. Miyamoto also made the announcement that they working on a new animated film based on the world of ...
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Jack Black is playing lots of Minecraft to prepare for the film

Jack Black has been announced to play Steve in the upcoming Minecraft movie that is aimed to come out on April 4, 2025. In a recent interview with IGN, Jack Black was asked how he has prepared for the film and he said he has been dedicating his time exclusively to playing Minecraft for over ...
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