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Respawn Apologizes to Ass-hat Gamers for 'Ass-hat' Remarks

Statement issued from Respawn's Vince Zampella.

Respawn's CEO Vince Zampella issued a bit of an apology today after members of the Apex Legends development team called a bunch of toxic ass-hat gamers, well... they called them ass-hats. Donning their biggest surprised Pikachu face possible, these Gamers™ got extra angry when they realized they couldn't just keep dishing it out and not expect some form of retaliation in return. Some continued to throw tantrums, others called for boycots, while still others did their best "I studied the blade" impersonation.

Even...
 

Sony Bought Insomniac Games Today

Get ready for more Spider-Man.

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) has officially purchased Insomniac Games today. You're probably surprised to hear that the studio that developed last year's PlayStation 4 exclusive Spider-Man wasn't already owned by Sony prior to this week.

Insomniac Games was first started in 1994 and remained an independent game developer for this 25 year span of time. They created Spyro the Dragon, the Ratchet & Clank games, along with the Resistance franchise. All of these franchises were PlayStation exclusives, at least initially. Every so...
 

Cyberpunk 2077 Announced for Google Stadia

A game about an obsession with power is coming to Google Stadia.

CD Projekt RED announced today that Cyberpunk 2077 is also coming to Stadia, the cloud-based gaming platform from Google. Stadia owners will get to experience a story set in the open-world location of Night City. This megalopolis is filled with those obsessed with power, glamor, and the never ending pursuit of body modification.

Players will assume the role of V, a mercenary outlaw in search of an implant that could be the key to immortality. Cyberpunk 2077 allows you to customize your "cyberware,"...
 

Rust is Killing Linux Support; Devs Offer Refunds

Rust became a "cheater's sanctuary" on Linux.

On August 9, Rust developer Garry Newman wrote a blog talking about potential plans for the long neglected Linux client for their open-world survival game. In the blog, Newman talks about how he and the team could have done more to support the client, even if he says their support "might have been above average."

He goes on to say that the Linux version had "become more popular with the cheating community." However, even with performance and anti-cheat improvements coming soon to the Windows...
 

Halo Infinite Creative Director Leaves 343 Industries

Tim Longo says farewell to 343.

The creative director for Halo Infinite, Tim Longo, is no longer employed at 343 Industries. His departure comes just a few weeks after he had moved to a different role within the company a few weeks back. The details surrounding his move to that "new role" are quite scarce.

His departure from 343 also comes at a time where Halo Infinite is very deep in development. The game isn't slated to be released until late 2020, but it has been in development at the Microsoft owned studio for around four years at present. Halo Infinite's...
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  • WildStar Free-to-Play Closed Beta is Now Live

    WildStar Free-to-Play Closed Beta is Now Live

    Today, NCSoft and Carbine Studios kicked off the closed beta for WildStar in preparation for the move to the MMORPG going free-to-play. Those in the beta will get to test out some of the new features that is coming in the "game's biggest update yet."
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  • Battlefield 4 Night Ops 'Tactical Strategy Guide'

    Battlefield 4 Night Ops 'Tactical Strategy Guide'

    The Battlelog updated today with a special "Tactical Strategy Guide" for the upcoming Battlefield 4 Night Operations. This includes some basic tips on how to handle the upcoming night variations of your favorite non-night Battlefield 4 maps.

    First up are some map specific tips for Zavod: Graveyard Shift.
    The new night map, Zavod: Graveyard Shift (based off of Zavod 311), is dark and has several differences to its daylight counterpart.

    Here are some examples:

    Destructible lights
    At night, the map is littered with destructible lights, which you can use to your advantage. Want to make sure you gain the upper hand using night vision scopes? Take all lights out in an area and prey on your enemies!

    Ground Level fog
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  • PvP Leagues Announced for Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

    PvP Leagues Announced for Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

    This week, ArenaNet announced that Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns will include PvP Leagues as a built-in feature of the upcoming expansion.

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  • Rise of the Tomb Raider Gameplay from Gamescom 2015

    Rise of the Tomb Raider Gameplay from Gamescom 2015

    Check out some new footage for Rise of the Tomb Raider. This 13 minute long video shows off a ton of new gameplay and was shown off during Gamescom 2015 this past week.

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  • New NBA 2K16 Digital Short - Stephen Curry: Beyond the Shadows

    New NBA 2K16 Digital Short - Stephen Curry: Beyond the Shadows

    2K revealed a new digital short for NBA 2K16. This one is called "Stephen Curry: Beyond the Shadows."
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  • Over 10 Minutes of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Multiplayer Gameplay from Gamescom 2015

    YouTuber, TheRelaxingEnd, provides us with over 10 minutes of non-commentary gameplay footage from Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 multiplayer. Here you will get a good look at a few of the game's levels, gameplay, loadouts, weapons, and game types. The footage looks to come from the PlayStation 4 version of the game....
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  • Evil Geniuses Wins The 2015 International Dota 2 Championship and Over $6 Million

    Evil Geniuses has won The 2015 International Dota 2 Championships tonight, besting CDEC to take home the $6.6 million first place prize. We'll probably have some videos of tonight's final rounds to share with you tomorrow.
    Evil Geniuses (EG) are the The 2015 International Dota 2 champions, and have captured the winner's portion of the record breaking $18 mil prize pool.

    EG captured the crown by defeating CDEC 3 games to 1in front of a sold our crowd at Seattle's Key Arena. The two teams found themselves in the final after successfully making it thru the week-long, 16 team Main Event portion of TI5.
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  • Official Graphics Comparisons of Metal Gear Solid V Across All Platforms

    Official Graphics Comparisons of Metal Gear Solid V Across All Platforms

    Konami released some comparison screenshots for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain today. This series of comparison shots compares every version of the game with the other versions including a look at the PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360.

    Before we get into the picture comparisons, we have some information to share about the resolutions and framerates the game will run at across the various platforms.
    • PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360: Under 720p (but upscaled) and 30fps
    • Xbox One: 900p and 60fps
    • PlayStation 4: 1080p and 60fps
    • PC: Up to 4K and 60fps



    PS4 | PS3


    Xbox One | Xbox 36
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  • Final Fantasy XV Looking to Borrow Tech from Just Cause 3

    Final Fantasy XV Looking to Borrow Tech from Just Cause 3

    Discussions are already underway between Square Enix and Avalanche Studios on possibly acquiring some of the Just Cause 3 tech for use within Final Fantasy XV.

    Final Fantasy XV director, Hajime Tabata, revealed the information to IGN about this.
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  • The Witcher 3 1.08 Patch Released on All Platforms

    The Witcher 3 1.08 Patch Released on All Platforms

    The 1.08 patch for The Witcher 3 was released today. The list of changes can be found below. This patch is for all platforms.

    Changelog for The Witcher 3 1.08 Patch

    PERFORMANCE:UI:GAMEPLAY:
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  • Microsoft Vows to Support Steam

    Microsoft Vows to Support Steam

    In an interview with PC Gamer, Kevin Unangst, the Senior Director for PC Gaming in the Xbox group, said that the goal for he and his team are to do nothing else "other than support Steam."
    "Games for Windows was a prior approach where it was more, at that time, like 'how do we take things?'" he said, "We knew we wanted to help make great multiplayer, we knew we wanted to bring things over... but it wasn't the right approach. It was the approach of 'let's just take those things and transplant them'." With the launch of Windows 10 and a renewed push to unify Xbox and PC into one huge ecosystem, it's a busy time for Microsoft. PC gamers who had to
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