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  • Harpy Champion Teaser – League of Legends
    She fights for the cause,. He fights for her. The first new champion release of 2017 in league of legends is looking to be a big one. Being teased initially not long after April Fools Events such as Advanced Bots and Graves Cigar, it was a bit unclea…
    - 3 Apr 17, 9:06pm -
  • Season 10 Begins – Diablo III
    A new start in the conquest of the Forces of Hell As we previously covered the nearing end of Diablo’s 9th season, the end has official come and the beginning of Season 10 has replaced it. Available on both  PC and Consoles the Diablo III season o…
    - 1 Apr 17, 6:45pm -
  • Double Everything Weekend – Smite
    Earn all you can Take, and take all you can Earn This weekend until Sunday you can play smite for double rewards for everything you do. Still not hit the Level cap? You can get experience. Almost done with your mastery? Worshipers are included as wel…
    - 31 Mar 17, 4:20pm -
  • The Tomb of Sargeras – Wow Patch 7.2
    One step closer to the Legions fall A new release and more adventures in World of Warcraft Legion to be had. Bringing plenty to do this Update will include new Class quests, World Quests, Scenarios, Cross Faction Events and More for you to conquer as…
    - 29 Mar 17, 3:27pm -
  • A Mammoth Celebration!
    Free stuff just for Dropping by! Celebrating their Year of the Mammoth Event and Leading up to the Official release of Journey to Un’Goro in Hearthstone. This is the second of them, the first being a Brawl where winning a Match in Hearthstone score…
    - 27 Mar 17, 9:04pm -


Game Informer

  • newRainbow Six Siege Is Getting A Battle Pass
    Ubisoft announced today that Rainbow Six Siege will soon have a battle pass system. It will introduce a new progression track for players that unlocks cosmetics, renown boosters, and new operator lore.It will roll out in two phases, starting with…
    - 8 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 10:30pm -
  • newApex Legends Lootbox Controversy Devolves Into Flame War
    Yesterday, Respawn Entertainment apologized to fans on Reddit for a loot box controversy related to Apex Legends' Iron Crown event. However, the conversation didn't exactly go well.To recap, the Iron Crown event had several cosmetics bundled into…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 9:06pm -
  • newCo-Op Puzzle Game 39 Days To Mars Lands On PS4 This Winter
    Co-op puzzle game 39 Days to Mars is heading to PS4 soon. Developer It's Anecdotal didn't give a specific release date, but it's planned to arrive at some point this winter.39 Days to Mars puts you in the shoes of two 19th century explorers who pi…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 7:28pm -
  • newTravis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Coming To PS4 And PC This October
    Suda51's Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes, which launched on Switch this past January, is soon coming to other platforms this fall.The newest entry to the eclectic series is releasing on PS4 and PC on October 17. It takes place seven years aft…
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 6:00pm -
  • newWitcher 3 Mod Replaces Geralt With Henry Cavill
    Excited for The Witcher Netflix series? If you're impatient for it to arrive, or you know, you just really like its star Henry Cavill, you can swap out Geralt's face for his instead in The Witcher 3.Now, you can chop off monsters' heads, play…
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 4:48pm -


  • newMIT experts find a way to reduce video stream buffering on busy WiFi
    Is there anything more annoying that trying to watch a video on a slow internet connection shared with a bunch of other users? Skips, endless buffering, and ugly pixelation can ruin the experience of watching a movie or TV show when everyone in your.…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Aug 19, 4:00am -
  • newNASA selects proposals for smallsats built to study deep space
    NASA is expanding plans to use small satellites (aka smallsats) to explore the Solar System. The agency has picked two proposals for smallsat technology that would improve observations in deep space, where they could help improve models that predict…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Aug 19, 3:49am -
  • newTwitter is displaying China-made ads attacking Hong Kong protesters
    Twitter is finding itself at the heart of a heated political battle. Pinboard and other users have observed Twitter running ads from China's state-backed media outlet Xinhua attacking the Hong Kong protesters opposed to both a (since-suspended) extr…
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Aug 19, 2:33am -
  • new'Rainbow Six: Siege' adds a 'Fortnite' style Battle Pass
    Ubisoft can't resist the siren's call of introducing Fortnite-like Battle Passes in Rainbow Six: Siege. On top of unveiling the details of Year 4's third season (more on that in a bit), the company has outlined plans for Battle Passes in its tactical…
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Aug 19, 1:14am -
  • newThree UK rolls out 5G home internet access in London
    Yet another carrier is offering 5G in the UK -- although it's not on your phone. Three has launched 5G home broadband in parts of London, giving people "fibre-like speeds" (the carrier hasn't given specific numbers) without requiring a technician vi…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Aug 19, 12:01am -


  • newThe Week In Games: Totally Rad
    Yo, this upcoming week is totally tubular and rad. Like, you know it is just super rad. Very gnarly. Other 80s slang and phrases. Rad is coming out next week. I love the look of this game, but it doesn’t sound like it is very......rad. See what I d…
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 9:30pm -
  • newRainbow Six Siege's Next Operation Will Add A Cool New Grappling Hook And A Reworked Kanal
    Ubisoft announced new details about the upcoming third season of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Year 4 were announced today at the Rainbow Six Major in Raleigh. A new operation is coming called Ember Rise. It will add two new operators, a revamped…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 8:20pm -
  • newEvery Flavor Of Game Fuel Reviewed And Then Mixed Together
    A few weeks ago I bought a can of Mountain Dew Amp Game Fuel and reviewed it. I hated it. It sucked. Evidently, this angered some people on the internet. I guess some folks really love Game Fuel? Between comments calling me names and people yelling a…
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 6:00pm -
  • new'Shop Contest: Happy Birthday!
    In a few days, August 20th to be precise, I celebrate my birthday. I’m having a party, but maybe you wonderful Kotaku readers can help plan a second party. But as I write about video games, legally it must be video game-related. Them’s the rules.…
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 4:30pm -
  • newGTA V Speedrunning Has Changed A Lot Since 2014
    Grand Theft Auto V speedrunner FriendlyBaron recently released a video comparing how different GTA V speedruns are today compared to the first world records set back in 2014. Like older games, such as Super Mario 64, GTA V speedrunners have learned n…
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 3:30pm -

The Verge Gaming

  • newTrump says Tim Cook made ‘good case’ that trade war helps Samsung over Apple
    Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump says Apple CEO Tim Cook “made a very compelling argument” that tariffs on China will hamper Apple’s ability to compete with Samsung. The pair had dinner on Friday night at the pre…
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Aug 19, 2:28am -
  • newMost states still aren’t set to audit paper ballots in 2020
    Photo by Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post via Getty Images Despite some progress on voting security since 2016, most states in the US aren’t set to require an audit of paper ballots in the November 2020 election, according to a new report out…
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 7:00pm -
  • newThis curvy cat font inspired by cat tails was created for a zine about cats
    Companies often like to create custom fonts to establish branding, and cat food subscription service Smalls is no different. Following in the footsteps of companies like Netflix, Samsung — heck, even Arby’s — Smalls has partnered with Oslo-base…
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 6:00pm -
  • newA Short Hike is one part Animal Crossing and one part Breath of the Wild
    Adam Robinson-Yu It can be difficult to find time to finish a video game, especially if you only have a few hours a week to play. In our biweekly column Short Play we suggest video games that can be started and finished in a weekend.Claire is on…
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 5:00pm -
  • new9 new trailers you should watch this week
    Last week, a large portion of The Verge team went to see Hobbs & Shaw, the ridiculous new Fast & Furious spinoff. Most of this website’s staff has a frankly bizarre amount of love for this series, and having never seen any of the films, I’ve alwa…
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 4:00pm -


  • newHere are your 2019 Pokemon World Champions
    If it's near the end of August it can only mean one thing: it's time for the Pokémon World Championship. Taking place in Washington D.C., this year's tournament brought the best Pokémon video game players, Pokémon Trading Card Game players, and…
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 4:32pm -
  • newReview: Age of Wonders: Planetfall
    I've always had an aversion to the fantasy genre, and because of that, I've never dipped my toes into the Age of Wonders series despite loving the 4X genre. With the announcement that the newest game, Planetfall, was going to be painted over with a s…
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 4:00pm -
  • newReview: Witcheye
    This year hasn't exactly been the best on the books for mobile gaming. Many of the biggest titles have so far failed to meet expectations and much of what is on the horizon isn't exactly painting a glowing picture of mobile's future. However, there a…
    - 17 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 2:00pm -
  • newNu-metal band Korn to have a digital concert in AdventureQuest
    Korn, a metal band that peaked in the late '90s and has somehow continued to sell records for a further 20 years, is bringing their music to an in-game performance in AdventureQuest. Players in-game will be teleported to a mosh-pit themed arena whe…
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 1:00pm -
  • newVic Viper jets into battle as VS. Gradius returns on PS4 and Nintendo Switch
    Hamster have pulled out an instantly recognisable name for this week's retro release - even if it isn't quite the arcade original - as VS. Gradius joins their Arcade Archive lineup on PS4 and Nintendo Switch.VS. Gradius is the Nintendo licensed home…
    - 19 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 11:30am -

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Euro Gamer

  • newNo Man's Sky Beyond brings a universe of fun to PSVR, but not without some compromise
    The free No Man's Sky Beyond update launched this week and with it came VR support for PC and PS4 versions of Hello Games' infinite survival sim. This is an update that I, and countless other VR enthusiasts, have been looking forward to for a long ti…
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 1:00pm -
  • newOn two decades of Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri
    Fascists, communists, eco-warriors and the remnants of the old world's liberal order violently squabble for humanity's future on a planet trying to kill them. The gulf widens between the haves and have-nots as long-lived Talents lord over toiling Dro…
    - 24 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 7:00am -
  • Blizzard warns World of Warcraft Classic fans one realm could see login queues in excess of 10,000 players
    Blizzard has issued a warning to World of Warcraft Classic fans that one realm could see login queues in excess of 10,000 players.Recently, Blizzard let prospective WoW Classic players reserve their character names, and as part of that signal their i…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Aug 19, 2:41pm -
  • Hands on with the Capcom Home Arcade
    With the rise of miniaturised retro consoles, there's still a special corner of gaming's past that's gone sorely overlooked. It's a corner that could once be found in a mid-90s London Trocadero - a space, among many spaces, that Capcom called home wi…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Aug 19, 2:06pm -
  • It sounds like Bungie will finally sort Destiny 2 PvP out
    PvP has long been considered the black sheep of the Destiny 2 family - but changes set to hit the game later this year could change that.In a post on, the third in a Director's Cut series of articles on the future of Destiny 2, director Lu…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Aug 19, 1:28pm -

Shack News


Giant Bomb

  • newQuick Look: Exception
    Ugh, grandma installed a virus again. :(
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Aug 19, 1:00pm -
  • The Community Spotlight 2019.08.17
    Get them while they are hot!Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week as well look back at the best offerings from the Giant Bomb Community! It's f…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Aug 19, 10:00pm -
  • Ben's Lens: Teen Choice Awards 2019 Review
    Ben and Jan see if their picks lined up with the youth on what's poppin'
    - 2 days ago, 17 Aug 19, 5:00pm -
  • Quick Look: RAD
    The next step in human evolution is to grow a giant snake head.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Aug 19, 3:00pm -
  • Best of Giant Bomb: 173 - Crime Crew
    I love it when a plan comes together.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Aug 19, 1:00pm -