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Microsoft Confirms Free Online Multiplayer for Halo Infinite

Confirmed after a short bout as a rumor.

Microsoft confirmed the short-lived rumor that Halo Infinite would have free multiplayer. Not only that, but they also confirmed that Halo Infinite, at least the multiplayer component, will support 120fps on Xbox Series X. I'm sure that will also hold true for the PC release as well. Sorry Xbox One owners, you can't handle all those delicious frames. ...
 

Valve Cracks Down on Using VPNs to Buy Games Cheaper

This should hopefully lead to more fair regional pricing.

For several years now, users were able to make use of a loophole that allowed them to buy games for cheaper if purchased from certain regions. Users were able to trick Steam into thinking they lived in one region where a price of a game was more favorable to them due to exchange rates. This had the unfortunate side-effect of developers and publishers having to increase prices in these regions to put a stop to those using VPNs...
 

Halo Infinite 4K Gameplay and New Screenshots

Halo Infinite running at 4K 60FPS on the Xbox Series X.

Microsoft and 343 Industries showed off quite a bit of Halo Infinite today as part of the Xbox Games Showcase. The show opener included a lengthy gameplay segment, which you can now see below.

Halo Infinite is in development for the Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC. You can actually add it to your Steam Wishlist right now. Halo Infinite is expected to be released this Holiday season. ...
 

Mafia: Definitive Edition 4K Gameplay Reveal

First look at gameplay.


The first look at the gameplay for Mafia: Definitive Edition was just revealed. Not only do we get a look at the gameplay for the first time, but it's presented in 4K resolution for those with monitors or televisions that support that resolution.

Mafia: Definitive Edition will be released on September 25, 2020. This follows a short delay that hit the game once already that pushed the game from an August release. ...
 

Metacritic Finally Does Away with Day One User Scores

Perhaps done in an effort to suppress user score review bombing.

According to a new report by Paul Tassi, via Forbes, Metacritic seems to be doing away with allowing users to submit scores on games until at least a day after release. Tassi notes that user scores for the just released Ghost of Tsushima only has critical scores posted for the game. The user scores are currently showing a message that user reviews will be permitted starting July 18 at 12PM (PT).

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  • Superliminal Coming to Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch in July

    Superliminal Coming to Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch in July

    A change of perspective.

    After a brief stint on the PC via the Epic Games Store (affiliate link), the perspective shifting puzzler called Superliminal will finally make its way to consoles. On July 7, 2020, Superliminal will be released on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch.

    We actually reviewed Superliminal back in November of 2019, which you can check out here. Superliminal is a single-player first-person puzzle game that uses forced perspective as a gameplay...
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  • The Steady Shift towards Online Gambling

    The Steady Shift towards Online Gambling


    Over the years, casinos have made major strides towards becoming more mainstream. This includes the addition of features like touch-screen controls, or even just playing a game for fun. While it is true that you can play a game without the financial sting of losing, you also do not get that thrill of a big payout should you win.

    The same idea can be applied to video games. There are tons of games that you can play just for fun. After all, video games are meant to bring enjoyment...
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  • Nvidia Releases DirectX 12 Ultimate Game Ready Driver

    Nvidia Releases DirectX 12 Ultimate Game Ready Driver

    DirectX 12 Ultimate included in latest driver update.

    Earlier in the day on June 24, Nvidia released a new GeForce Game Ready Driver for RTX and GTX users. Today's latest driver update, 451.48 (WHQL), can be downloaded and installed manually or through the GeForce Experience.

    The major inclusion in this driver update is obviously DirectX 12 Ultimate. This driver, coupled with the Windows 10 May 2020 update (version 2004) standardizes a lot of Nvidia's RTX technologies...
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  • Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee Coming to Retail Stores in August

    Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee Coming to Retail Stores in August

    The classic is returning.

    On August 25 in the United States (27th in EU), Oddworld Inhabitants and Microids will release a physical version of the classic Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee. It will hit retail shelves across the United States and Europe. Why? Outside of there being a new Oddworld game coming, there really doesn't need to be another reason, right?

    By the way, there's a new Oddworld game coming. It's called Oddworld Soulstorm and it had a debut trailer a couple of...
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  • Rogue Legacy 2 Early Access Trailer

    Rogue Legacy 2 Early Access Trailer

    Early Access is live on July 23.

    On July 23, 2020 the Early Access release of Rogue Legacy 2 will be released on Steam and Epic Games Store. Today's trailer for the sequel to the popular original release pretty much explains all that you need to know about the sequel. It also gives you a general idea about what the original is also kind of like as well.

    We will have more details on this one as the Early Access release nears. For now, enjoy the trailer! ...
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  • New World Crafting and Progression Dev Diary

    New World Crafting and Progression Dev Diary

    New information on Amazon's MMO is here.

    A new developer diary video is out today for New World, the upcoming MMORPG from Amazon Games. The latest video talks a bit about the crafting systems in New World along with the game's progression systems.

    New World is slated to launch on PC on August 25, 2020. It's available for pre-order right now from both Steam and Amazon. The game starts at just $39.99 (USD). Those who pre-order the game will get access to the closed beta...
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  • Facebook Acquires Ready at Dawn

    Facebook Acquires Ready at Dawn

    The Order: 1886 developer is now a VR only developer.

    Ready at Dawn has joined Facebook's ever growing list of developers that fall under its Oculus umbrella. Ready at Dawn is perhaps best known for having developed The Order: 1886 for the PlayStation 4 along with the very popular Lone Echo for Oculus VR.

    Ready at Dawn will now focus almost exclusively on VR and AR content for Oculus. Mike Verdu, the VP of AR/VR content at Facebook shares his thoughts on this new acquisition....
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  • Mixer is Shutting Down

    Mixer is Shutting Down

    Microsoft is pulling the plug on their streaming platform.

    On July 22, Microsoft will officially close down their streaming service, Mixer, for good. The plan is to instead move all of its existing partners over to Facebook Gaming. This rather sudden announcement means that Mixer partners and streamers will be moving to Facebook Gaming beginning today.

    According to The Verge, Microsoft "has struggled to reach the scale needed to Mixer to compete with Twitch, YouTube,...
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  • Kingdom Hearts Dark Road Announced

    Kingdom Hearts Dark Road Announced

    You all have mobile devices.

    A new game from Square Enix and Disney is ready to set the mobile world on fire. Kingdom Hearts Dark Road was just announced for mobile devices from the two studios. More specifically, this is a "new original story" with a "unique gameplay experience" within Kingdom Hearts Union x Dark Road. This is a new and free update that will expand upon the existing mobile adventure. Players will follow a teenaged Xehanort on his path to become...
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  • Counter-Strike Turns 21

    Counter-Strike Turns 21

    Old enough to drink.

    Apparently, today is the birthday for Counter-Strike. I think technically it was yesterday, June 18, but we aren't the official record keepers by any means. The official word comes from a short, but sweet tweet that went out from the official CS:GO Twitter account. ...
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  • Injustice: Gods Among Us is Free to Own

    Injustice: Gods Among Us is Free to Own

    Get it while the getting is good.

    If you would like to own a copy of Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition for the low, low price of FREE, you are in luck. For a limited time, until June 25, you can add the game to your account on either the PC, PlayStation 4, or Xbox One and keep it forever.

    We all love free games, right? Of course we do! This one just happens to be a fighting game set in the DC Comics universe. It was developed by NetherRealm Studios and features...
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