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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 -


  • newApe Out Review | NZGC
    Games have come so far in their short life from entertaining ways to kill time, to a story telling medium hard to match by many others. It is truly wonderful to experience a story that you beautifully connect to in a way that can only be achieved by…
    - 32 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:42pm -
  • newRobocod is Now Available on Nintendo Switch And It's Brought The Invincibility Cheat With It
    Kim at GameSpew: One of my favourite games as a youngster was James Pond 2: Codename Robocod, and it's now available on Switch - complete with its famous cheat.
    - 40 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:34pm -
  • newThe Best Games Like Stardew Valley
    Like Stardew Valley? Want more games like it, where you can farm, cultivate your own property and mingle with townsfolk?
    - 40 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:34pm -
  • newGrave Keeper a New Undead Hack'n'Slash Releasing Soon
    The game takes place in the Forbidden Stronghold, a dangerous place full of wealth. You assume the role of a bounty hunter, facing hordes of undead enemies.
    - 40 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:34pm -
  • newTanzia getting a major content update in the near future
    Tanzia released on Switch awhile back, and it was a little rough around the edges. Developer Arcanity Inc. has been very receptive to constructive criticism, and put together a whole list of things to fix and requests for features. That massive wave…
    - 42 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:32pm -

Game Informer

  • newReader Discussion – What Games Have Made Great Use Of The "Ready To Start" Feature?
    One of the many features we were promised around the start of this console generations was one where we'd be able to play games before they were finished installing. We would play early levels while the rest of the game finished installing, or have…
    - 18 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 10:30pm -
  • newPower Rangers Fighting Game Battle For The Grid Starts Rolling Out Next Week
    If you've got nostalgia for Power Rangers, and love fighting games in the vein of Marvel Vs. Capcom, next week has a nice little surprise for you.Developer and publisher nWay has announced Power Rangers: Battle For The Grid will launch March 26…
    - 19 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 9:23pm -
  • newDestiny 2's Iron Banner Adds Power-Fluctuating Consumables
    Bungie is letting players widen the power gap between players in Destiny 2's Iron Banner mode in some fun ways, and is also looking to rework some bounties that grant enhancement cores.This season, Iron Banner includes the addition of two new co…
    - 20 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 8:15pm -
  • newAtlus Drops Teaser Trailer For Persona 5: The Royal
    Atlus has been teasing something called "Persona 5 R" for some time, but their latest teaser trailer gives us a bit more info the title.Now titled Persona 5: The Royal, it's not clear whether this is a sequel, expansion, or updated version of Pers…
    - 22 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 6:07pm -
  • newReport: Apple Considering Monthly Gaming Subscription Service
    While Google is making waves in the gaming market with its Stadia streaming service, another tech giant is also looking how it can expand within the space: Apple.Bloomberg reports the company, who is looking for new ways to capitalize on its enor…
    - 24 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 4:41pm -


  • newAfter Math: To all the games we loved before
    Now that GDC 2019 has wrapped, it's time to take a quick look back at all the week's gaming news you might have missed.
    - 44 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:30pm -
  • newTesla's Autopilot makes room for cars entering your lane
    Tesla's Autopilot system can ease some of the burden of driving, but it's not always polite (just ask anyone who's been cut off). Now, however, it appears to be learning some added manners. After a couple of weeks of off-hand reports, drivers have.…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 1:24pm -
  • newFamily tracking app leaked real-time location data for weeks
    Family tracking apps can be very helpful if you're worried about your kids or spouse, but they can be nightmarish if that data falls into the wrong hands. Security researcher Sanyam Jain has revealed to TechCrunch that React Apps' Family Locator lef…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 8:26am -
  • new'Overwatch' endorsements reduced toxic behavior by 40 percent
    Blizzard has been waging a war against toxic players for a while, but how is it faring, exactly? Quite well, it seems. The company's Natasha Miller has revealed that the number of matches with "negative behavior" has dropped 40 percent since the ad…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:27am -
  • newHonda's big EV push now includes dirt bikes and scooters
    Honda has shown an affinity for electric cars as of late, but what about the motorcycle crowd? Don't worry, you'll get your fix soon. The automaker has unveiled prototypes for both the CR Electric dirt bike (above) and the Benly Electric delivery s…
    - 14 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 2:09am -


  • new'Shop Contest: Playing Labo VR Everywhere
    Nintendo recently invited folks to come try out their new Labo kits. These kits turn the Nintendo Switch into a VR headset that you can take with you anywhere. Let’s do that!Read more...
    - 44 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:30pm -
  • newSunday Comics: This Is The Future
    Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon.Read more...
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 2:30pm -
  • newFar Cry New Dawn's Expeditions Should Become A Permanent Part Of The Franchise
    Far Cry New Dawn takes the basic and current formula of the franchise, which was established in Far Cry 3, and tweaks it in some interesting ways. One of my favorite tweaks is the introduction of expeditions, which lets players travel to new parts of…
    - 19 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 9:30pm -
  • newGabe Newell Really Likes Resident Evil 2 And Confirms Valve Is Still Working On VR Games 
    Gabe Newell, the president of Valve, has been answering a lot of emails lately and sharing some interesting information about his gaming tastes, the state of Valve, the future of VR and more. The YouTube channel Valve News Network, a popular channel…
    - 20 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 8:30pm -
  • new'Shop Contest: Sonic & Tails Hit The Road, Winners! 
    Last week I asked the artistic readers of Kotaku to take Sonic and Tails on a road trip to anywhere. It seemed only fair to let these two best friends and video game legends hit the road and see the world. Read more...
    - 21 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 7:00pm -

The Verge Gaming

  • newRegulators have ‘tentatively approved’ a software fix for Boeing’s 737 Max airplane
    The Wall Street Journal reports that the Federal Aviation Administration has “tentatively approved sweeping software and pilot-training changes” for Boeing’s 737 MAX jet, a fix that could allow pilots to exert more control over an automated sys…
    - 19 mins ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:55pm -
  • newMicrosoft’s new Chromium Edge browser leaked online
    Microsoft’s upcoming Chromium-powered Edge browser has leaked online. Download links for the browser have been posted to file sharing sites and popular beta sharing forums. The leaked version appears to be an early copy of what Microsoft is expecte…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:05pm -
  • newLove in the time of video games and Discord
    Ming paces the store floor, careful to avoid eye contact with any shoppers. He rustles through his too-tight jean pockets for his vape pen. Minutes go by, until a whole hour has passed. He moves to check his Android smartwatch for what must be the hu…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Mar 19, 3:00pm -
  • newTesla is adding a stop light warning to Autopilot
    Tesla says that it has begun to roll out a new feature for Autopilot called Autosteer Stop Light Warning, which is included in the latest vehicle software update. The feature is as it sounds: divers using the Autosteer feature will get a warning if t…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 2:39pm -
  • newChinese EV startup XPeng is at the center of major trade secret disputes with Apple and Tesla
    Last summer, a former Apple employee was charged by the FBI for allegedly stealing trade secrets related to the company’s secretive self-driving car project. This week, Tesla sued a former employee for allegedly stealing trade secrets related to Au…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 2:00pm -


  • newScore the ultimate touchdown with SNK's Neo Geo Baseball Stars 2
    This week's retro release from Hamster is one the flurry of baseball titles SNK released for the Neo Geo market, although this case is a slightly more irreverent one. Baseball Stars 2 is out now for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Originally releas…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 11:00am -
  • newReview: Left Alive
    On paper, Left Alive sounds like a fantastic video game. With beautiful key art from Yoji Shinkawa on display, as well as a director who helped produce the Armored Core series at the helm, all while being a stealth-action game set within the Front Mi…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 9:30am -
  • newTerry Bogard and Sharon arrive in Fighting EX Layer this week
    Arika has revealed the release date for Fighting EX Layer's next DLC characters. Franchise veteran Sharon and Fatal Fury guest star Terry Bogard will both be made available as DLC characters from March 26.Sharon, who starred in Street Fighter EX 2 &…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 8:00am -
  • Indie developers react to Google Stadia
    It wasn’t a surprise that Google announced Stadia, its game streaming platform. Rumors had been swirling for a while that the internet giant was jumping into the console war. Those rumors were enough to bring in the biggest names in the gaming indu…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Mar 19, 4:00pm -
  • Why do I still want to play Final Fantasy XI?
    15 years ago today, Square Enix released Final Fantasy XI for the PlayStation 2 in North America. It was quite the unorthodox release for its time. In order to play FFXI on the PS2 (before the PS2 servers shut down), you had to connect a network adap…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Mar 19, 3:00pm -

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Euro Gamer

  • newSpace Junkies PSVR open beta shows promise, shame about the control scheme
    I got absolutely thrashed the first couple of times I played the Space Junkies open beta on PSVR. At first I thought it was just because I was a bit of a noob, but then I twigged the real reason - Space Junkies is cross-play between PS4 and PC. PC pl…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 2:00pm -
  • newIs The Division 2 sending secret messages via flashing lights and Morse code?
    Players believe a room hidden within The Division 2 is communicating secrets by way of lights flashing Morse code.While we've not intentionally included any plot or story information in this story, there may be accidental spoilers here, so if you've…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 1:55pm -
  • newSekiro: Shadows Die Twice is already Steam's fourth most-played game
    Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice only released two days ago, but it's already the fourth most played game on Steam and it's currently beating off Warframe and Rainbow Six Siege to secure a spot in the top five games for concurrent players.Right now, there's…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 12:40pm -
  • newDeath Stranding hits a "critical phase" as Kojima plays the game "every day" on PS4
    Hideo Kojima has confirmed the highly-anticipated Death Stranding has moved into a "critical phase" of development but as yet, the disparate sections of the game have not been connected "into one game".In a tweet early this morning, Kojima updated hi…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 11:03am -
  • newUncanny games with hidden rooms
    This piece contains spoilers for Sea of Thieves. For a while, a university friend of mine rented a bedsit in which one of the walls came with the clear ghost of an old door on it. You could run your hand over the plaster and feel the bumps and…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 8:00am -

Shack News


Giant Bomb

  • newQuick Look: Golf Peaks
    Watch as Dan, Abby, and Alex breeze their way through this relaxing golf puzzler.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Mar 19, 1:00pm -
  • newThe Community Spotlight 2019.03.23
    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. With PAX East 2019 right around the corner, staff members and users are preparing for what can only be d…
    - 21 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 7:00pm -
  • newQuick Look: Blaster Master Zero 2
    Jeff and Brad hop into a tank and chase after their pet frog!
    - 23 hours ago, 23 Mar 19, 5:00pm -
  • Quick Look: One Piece: World Seeker
    YO! Ya-yo, ya-yo! Dreamin'! Don't give it up, Jan! Dreamin'! Don't give it up, Ben!
    - 1 day ago, 23 Mar 19, 3:00pm -
  • Best of Giant Bomb: 164 - Resident Evil 2
    These are the eye-popping highlights of Abby and the GB East crews full playthrough of Resident Evil 2.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Mar 19, 1:00pm -