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‘Warcraft 3: Reforged’ will bring back classic Warcraft in 2019

November 3, 2018

Following gamers’ current obsession with updated versions of classic games, Blizzard announced that a retooled and remastered version of Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos under the name Warcraft 3: Reforged. The game will feature updated animations and models of iconic Warcraft characters and is slated for release in 2019, the same year as Blizzard’s World […]

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PlayStation Network will finally let you change your old screen name

October 31, 2018

Image: Shutterstock / oneinchpunch PlayStation Network launched in 2006. The service has grown exponentially since then, but in all of that time one much-asked-for feature has eluded subscribers: name changes. We all make questionable choices when we’re young. Some smoke cigarettes. Others toilet paper the homes of their enemies. One youthful transgression most of us […]

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The Weather Channels New Green Screen Tech is Impressive

October 15, 2018

As hurricane season begins, the Weather Channel debuted a new green screen technology that uses Unreal Engine—a video game development tool used to render graphics in real-time. According to Motherboard: The presentation was created as a partnership between The Weather Channel and The Future Group, a Norwegian company that struck a deal last year with […]

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‘Life is Strange 2’ finds humanity in Trump’s America: Review

October 10, 2018

On very rare occasions, a video game comes along that harnesses the incredible yet too often untapped potential unique to the medium, and speaks to issues in a way no other medium can. The shorthand used for this unique potential of interactive media is empathy, usually in reference to how players identify with a game’s […]

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Telltale Games likely to close after final season of The Walking Dead

September 25, 2018

Clementine from 'The Walking Dead.'Image: telltale games UPDATE, 6:06 p.m. ET: Telltale Games has issued an official statement, which has been added below. Story has been updated throughout. Beloved game studio Telltale Games went through a major downsizing. The company went through a major round of layoffs Friday, dropping the size of its studio from […]

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Sony joins the throwback console game with the PlayStation Classic

September 24, 2018

The PlayStation Classic is going to be mighty popular.Image: sony As we all witnessed with the NES Classic Edition hype, people can’t get enough of throwback miniature consoles. Sony is jumping in on the action with its PlayStation Classic, set to be released on Dec. 3 at the very-attractive price of $99.99 (A$149.99). SEE ALSO: […]

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‘Monopoly’ jumps on the ‘Fortnite’ bandwagon

September 24, 2018

Image: epic games/hasbro UPDATE: Sept. 10, 2018, 2:08 p.m. EDT The article has been updated with some additional details on the game’s rules. Finally, a way to experience Fortnite from the safety of the great offline. Monopoly: Fortnite Edition combines the world of Fortnite: Battle Royale and the classic board game Monopoly for a new […]

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‘Donut County’ review: Reverse ‘Katamari Damacy’ with lots of laughs

September 24, 2018

Image: ben esposito “What is a donut without a hole?” That’s Roma, the larger of the two talking donkeys (I’m pretty sure they’re donkeys) that make up Donut County‘s premiere power couple. “Wow, good question,” BK, a talking raccoon and the proprietor of the local donut eatery, replied. “We should really stop to ponder this […]

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‘Little Dragon Cafe’ is the ‘Harvest Moon’ successor we needed: Review

September 23, 2018

'Little Dragon Cafe' is doing The Most all the timeImage: aksys games What defines the heart-warming yet addictive bliss of Harvest Moon? Some might point to its farming sim element, which bore new and improved iterations in later games like Stardew Valley and Battle Chef Brigade. Or maybe it was more the long-term attachment you […]

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Find your perfect player two: These are the best dating sites for gamers

September 22, 2018

You know what they say: Don’t hate the player, hate the game. Let’s be honest, dating can be difficult — even at the best of times. Whether its finding common interests and shared passions or something as simple as holding a meaningful conversation, it can take a lot of work to find Mr. or Mrs. […]

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