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Modders are remaking Warcraft 2 in Warcraft 3: Reforged

Modders are remaking Blizzard’s 1995 real-time strategy classic Warcraft 2 in Warcraft 3: Reforged – and it looks great! Chronicles of the Second War is a Warcraft 2: Tides of Darkness remake that already has the first four campaign missions ready to play. There are new unit models, campaign implementation and extended lore. According to […]

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Xbox Series X back-compat tested: up to double the performance in the most demanding games

Today, we can lift the lid on just how powerful Xbox Series X is when it comes to backwards compatibility – and to cut a long story short, it’s hugely impressive. As we write, Microsoft is still validating individual Xbox, Xbox 360 and Xbox One titles for use on the system, but we’ve still got […]

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Generation Zero company’s co-op dino FPS Second Extinction enters PC early access next month

Systemic Reaction, the Avalanche-owned company behind moody robo-shooter Generation Zero, has announced that its next foray into co-operative shooter action, mutant dinosaur shooter Second Extinction, will be entering Steam early access on 13th October. Second Extinction is not developed by the Generation Zero team, but a new team of around 35 people based in Malmö. […]

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It looks like more news on Pokémon Sword and Shield’s Crown Tundra expansion is coming tomorrow

The Pokémon Company has announced it’ll be sharing more information on Pokémon Sword and Shield’s Expansion Pass – presumably with a focus on the game’s second expansion, The Crown Tundra – tomorrow, 29th September, during a new Direct-style presentation. In a bout of largely needless mystery, The Pokemon Company promises that tomorrow’s broadcast, which kicks […]

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Spelunky 2 tips and tricks for new and returning adventurers

Spelunky 2 is here! A sequel to – in my opinion – a perfect game, and yet, a follow up which expands and improves upon the original in ways I didn’t know I wanted. Despite many surface level similarities, your experience with the first won’t automatically equate to you succeeding at the second – perfect […]

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Yakuza: Like A Dragon launches on PS5 four months after Xbox Series X

Yakuza: Like A Dragon’s PS4 edition will offer a PS5 upgrade for both digital and disc copies, developer YGG Studio has confirmed, following some confusion. Oddly, however, this upgrade will not let you carry PS4 save files across to the PS5 edition. There’s no word on why. The PlayStation 5 version of Yakuza: Like A […]

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone have a vampire bat called Edward

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone have launched Season Six, and with it has come a vampire bat pet called Edward. Really. Edward is a new finishing move for the game – creep up behind your opponent and let your bat loose. Edward will tear your opponent’s head clean off and disappear in a […]