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Halo Infinite will be on Xbox Game Pass at launch

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Halo Infinite will be available on Xbox Game Pass when it launches later this year, Xbox boss Phil Spencer confirmed in a new blog post.Note that while we know Halo Infinite will be released on PC (for Windows 10), it's unclear whether it will be in the Xbox Game Pass PC library or just the Xbox One library. ...

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Wild siege weapon sandbox Besiege is 50% off for launch, so here are some GIFs

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After a few years in Early Access, siege weapon playground Besiege released this week to little fanfare.You can find Besiege on Steam for $5. ...

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Valve's Dota Underlords Has New Updates For Its Full Launch

Dota Underlords, Valve's auto-battler game, will leave Early Access on February 25.In preparation for the transition from Beta Season to full launch, Valve made some announcements about the things that will stay the same and change. ...

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Metro Exodus is 'performing well' on Steam despite its delayed launch

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Metro Exodus caused a bit of a ruckus when it was pulled from Steam after Deep Silver decided to launch it exclusively on the Epic Games Store instead.That meant Steam players had to wait a whole year before they could play it on their platform of choice. ...

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Cyberpunk 2077 will be playable on GeForce Now on launch day

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Cyberpunk 2077, barring further delays, is coming to PC and consoles in September.And when it does, it will also be work with Nvidia's GeForce Now streaming platform. ...

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Nintendo announces first new Switch Lite color since launch

The new hue is “coral,” perhaps belatedly inspired by Pantone’s decision to name “Living Coral” the Color of the Year for 2019.Or maybe Nintendo wants it out in time for cherry blossom season. ...

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Black Mesa wants players to test its full 1.0 launch build

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Black Mesa, the extensive remake of Half-Life 1, is very close to completion.So close, in fact, that developer Crowbar Collective wants players to test the release candidate build. ...

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Nioh's sold 3 million copies since its 2017 launch

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Before Sekiro mixed Japanese culture with Souls-like brutality, there was Koei Tecmo's Nioh.Today, NIOH celebrates its 3rd year anniversary, and has sold over 3 million copies worldwide. ...

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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue For Xbox One Might Launch This Month

Xbox players eager for more Kingdom Hearts may be in luck, as a now-removed Microsoft Store listing suggested that Kingdom Hearts HD 2.According to Twitter user Wario64, who has a record of reporting on industry news and deals, a Microsoft Store listing stated Kingdom Hearts 2. ...

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World of Warcraft's subscriber base has more than doubled since the launch of Classic

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When World of Warcraft Classic went live in August 2019, we pondered the question of its long-term viability.We think about the WoW community as supporting both, even though Classic and Modern are very distinct experiences. ...

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Warcraft 3: Reforged launch was 'a hard week,' Blizzard president says

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The launch of Warcraft 3: Reforged in January was, and continues to be, a surprisingly ugly affair.The situation is bad enough that Blizzard is now forgoing its usual refund policy limits, and offering "refunds upon request" to any Warcraft 3: Reforged owner who wants one. ...

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Blizzard apologizes for Warcraft 3: Reforged’s troubled launch

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Warcraft 3: Reforged has had such a rough launch that the game’s community manager has issued a public apology to players on the Blizzard forums.The full patch notes, Jordan says, will be available at a later date with the first patch scheduled to arrive later this week. ...

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Ratchet & Clank PS5 launch rumor says the next game could arrive soon

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A new Ratchet & Clank game could be headed to PS5 around the time of the upcoming console's launch, if a new rumor is accurate.Video game podcaster Colin Moriarty recently shared the rumor, as reported by CBR: "We're going to get a Ratchet & Clank in-between [Spider-Man PS4 and its sequel] on PlayStation 5," Moriarty said. ...

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Stoneshard launch trailer shows off the Diablo-meets-Darkest Dungeon roguelike

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We got our first look at the turn-based roguelike Stoneshard back in 2017, when it was still very early in development.Interestingly, despite more than tripling its Kickstarter goal, the developers said that the scope of the game hasn't been significantly expanded. ...

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Pokémon Home cloud storage service will launch in February for $3 a month

The Pokémon Company is making it easier for players to keep all of their pokémon from every game in one place with a cloud storage service known as the Pokémon Home.There is also a version of Pokémon Home that lives on the Nintendo Switch, but it will only support Switch games including Pokémon Sword, Pokémon Shield, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! ...

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Half-Life remake Black Mesa is almost ready for its 1.0 launch

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Black Mesa has been in development for so long you could be forgiven for forgetting that it wasn't already out.But with the ambitious Xen chapters—which effectively serve as an expansion—pretty much finished, the full game will soon be given the 1. ...

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Xbox Series X could launch with an exclusive Superman game

OsirisBlack posted a handful of videos pointing to Killer Instinct, 28 Weeks Later, and Superman in response to a question about third-party launch exclusives for Xbox Series X.They added that Microsoft's E3 presence in June is "going to be hard to beat". ...

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Temtem's Early Access launch is faring better after an update

Original story (12:45 pm Pacific): It turns out that 'Pokémon, but an MMO on PC' is an attractive pitch: At the time of writing, I'm around 14,000th in the queue to connect to monster battling MMO Temtem, which launched in Early Access today.The queue was much smaller right after launch, but it quickly became clear why spots were freeing up: frequent server disconnects. ...

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Rumor: AMD's 5600 XT may launch with faster clocks to counter RTX 2060 price cut

I'll get to the rumor in a moment, but let's go over the specifications of the 5600 XT.It represents the newest member of AMD's Navi-based graphics card lineup, with 36 compute units, 2,304 stream processors, and 6GB of GDDR6 memory (12Gbps) pushing data through a 192-bit bus. ...

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Google Stadia 2020 plans include 120 new games, with over 10 launch exclusives

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Google Stadia will add more than 120 games to its library in 2020, Google said in a recent blog post.This includes "more than 10 games in the first half of this year alone that will [only be] available on Stadia when they launch. ...

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