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Metro Exodus is bigger than 2033 and Last Light combined

4A Games has said previously that Metro Exodus will be more open than the previous games in the Metro series, but it won't be a completely open world like that of Stalker. For one thing, individual levels in Exodus will be much larger than anything seen in the previous games. The biggest outdoor level in Last Light was roughly "200 meters to 100 meters," Prokhorov said,. That means everything from weapons, attachments, and other loot, to "frozen stories" that reveal more about the game world and

By | 2033-02-11T16:00:00+00:00 February 11th, 2033|companies, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fortnite beats out Red Dead Redemption 2 for Golden Joysticks’ Game of the Year

The Golden Joystick Awards have determined that Subnautica, the undersea survival sim that is really a horror game in disguise (and if you don't believe me, give it a try sometime and let me know how it goes), is the PC Game of the Year. CD Projekt's upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 took the title for Most Wanted Game, while Fortnite beat out not-on-PC heavyweight Red Dead Redemption 2 to claim the overall Game of the Year title. Fortnite is a phenomenon, of course, and while I wouldn't necessarily argue

By | 2018-11-16T21:23:43+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gigabyte’s thin gaming laptop with a GTX 1070 is $500 off today only

Gigabyte's Areo 15X is one of our best gaming laptops, thanks to its incredible battery life and gorgeous 144Hz display. However, it doesn't come cheap—the version with a GTX 1070 typically floats around $2,000. Right now, an early Black Friday deal lets you buy the Areo 15X on sale for $1,799.99 from Newegg, a $500 drop from the original MSRP and around $200 less than the usual price. The specifications on this model include a 15.6-inch 1080p 144Hz display, an Intel Core i7-8750H processor, 16G

By | 2018-11-16T20:43:55+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Final Fantasy 14’s newest expansion announced, adds fan-favorite Blue Mage class

Final Fantasy 14’s next major expansion, called Shadowbringers, was just announced live during the annual Final Fantasy 14 Fanfest. Unlike other jobs, the Blue Mage will "provide a unique solo experience" and only learn abilities from other monsters, which is how the class traditionally works in Final Fantasy games. While details are scarce, it sounds like Blue Mages will be a class that you primarily level in solo dungeons designed exclusively for Blue Mages. The popular theory is that FF14 wil

By | 2018-11-16T20:23:50+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fry’s Black Friday ad lists hand-crafted sandwich for nearly 75 percent off

While you're there, you can snag a delicious (presumably) sandwich for just $2. Even better, it comes with a surprisingly robust selection of meats—choose between black forest ham, turkey, or even roast beef. According to the ad, this is a hand-crafted sandwich, not a mass-produced hoagie where the meat and veggie management is likely to be messy. However, it's available now while supplies last (no rainchecks), except for Fry's locations in Manhattan Beach, Campbell, Fountain Valley, Woodland Hi

By | 2018-11-16T19:21:44+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Overwatch is free to play next week

If you're interested in Overwatch but somehow still haven't played it yet, next week is your big opportunity to give it a shot. The nearly-week-long free trial includes access to the full roster of Overwatch heroes, including the newcomer Ashe, on 19 maps, in modes including Quick Play, Custom Games, and the Overwatch Arcade. Players taking advantage of the free week will collect look and level up the same as those who paid to get in, and progress will carry over after the free trial if you buy

By | 2018-11-16T19:18:51+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Remember marbles? They’re back, in a genuinely good PC game

If you've never been excited about marbles, you haven't been playing the right games. It's a game where you roll around as a marble and try to get to the end of an obstacle course as fast as you can. 's predecessor, Marble Blast Ultra, was a gem of the early Xbox Live era (it was on PC, too). is essentially a puzzle game, but not many puzzle games ask for this kind of dexterity in navigating a 3D space. Marble games are back!

By | 2018-11-16T19:09:00+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Intel says supporting standard interfaces like VESA adaptive sync is a ‘priority’

Lest there was any doubt that Intel fully plans on supporting VESA's adaptive sync technology in its upcoming GPUs, the company doubled down on its intentions, calling it part of a broader priority to support standard interfaces. The topic of adaptive sync came up two months ago when Chris Hook, a former AMD marketing director who now works at Intel, stated he is a "huge fan of adaptive sync." We will be supporting Adaptive Sync. pic.twitter.com/eso7KFS8xyNovember 15, 2018"For adaptive sync, our

By | 2018-11-16T18:36:54+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Crypto-mining crash leaves Nvidia with ‘excess’ inventory of Pascal cards

Part of the reason is because Nvidia had trouble clearing out its stockpile of previous generation Pascal graphics cards. "Gaming revenue was short of our expectations, and our fourth quarter outlook is impacted by excess channel inventory of midrange Pascal products," Nvidia said. Nvidia also noted a 23 percent reduction in OEM and IP revenue "due to the absence of crypto-currency mining." We're finally starting to see that, with Battlefield 5 gaining ray tracing support ahead of the standard e

By | 2018-11-16T18:36:19+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chris Pratt shit talks all of Korea in its Fortnite gaming cafe launch trailer

[...] proud Korean gamers"then Chris Pratt taunts them by calling them "Po-rini" 포린이 which is a word made of "Fortnite + Kid" in Korean. pic.twitter.com/eYw6m9ADbxNovember 15, 2018To kick off the launch of Fortnite in Korean PC bangs, or what you might know as LAN cafes, Epic enlisted an American metaphor to talk mad shit in a short trailer celebrating the occasion. It is implied that they will kill Chris Pratt. The launch coincides with the announcement of the Fortnite Korea Open, set to take p

By | 2018-11-16T18:07:01+00:00 November 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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