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PUBG Taego release times confirmed – here’s when the new map goes live

The new map for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds goes live on PC this Wednesday, July 7, and now developer Krafton has revealed exactly when players will be able to access the massive new Taego map. The full PUBG Taego map release times are below, but expect the game to go offline for maintenance for a significant amount…

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Here’s the Fiat 500 version of Ark: Survival Evolved’s Rock Drake

We all know the noble rock drake in Ark: Survival Evolved – it’s that massive camouflaged terror that seemingly appears out of nowhere to jack up your day when you make the mistake of poking around its nesting areas. Once tamed, they’re the scaly Land Rovers of the sky – gracefully gliding through the air…

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4X game Humankind lets you chase people around the map with your mouse

4X game Humankind has only just been released, but players are already unearthing hidden secrets buried in the game’s design. Some eagle-eyed fans have noticed that you can chase things around the map with your mouse cursor. Much like in rival strategy game Civilization, Humankind’s campaign map is filled with dynamic visual features that are meant to reflect player…

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Bungie compares Destiny 2: The Witch Queen’s campaign with Titanfall 2 and Halo’s

Destiny has always had campaigns – linked sequences of missions telling a single (mostly) coherent story which can be played solo. But they’ve never been its purpose, or even, really, much of a highlight. With Destiny 2’s next big expansion, The Witch Queen, Bungie is looking to change that, and has even been so bold…

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Dap is an eerie Pikmin and Princess Mononoke mashup, out on Steam this month

Remember those wee forest spirits – Kodama, if you’re fancy – from Princess Mononoke? Well, imagine them at the centre of a Pikmin-like horror action-adventure game and you’ve got Dap. It’s an upcoming PC game that lands on Steam on September 29. The game tasks you with gathering and protecting a pack of fragile pals…

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Meet the Enemies Featured in the New GreedFall Expansion The De Vespe Conspiracy

SummaryTake a look at the new region and new enemies and their abilities that are in GreedFall’s new expansion, The De Vespe Conspiracy.Discover or rediscover GreedFall with its Gold Edition and enjoy the most complete way to experience the game.For Xbox Series X|S owners, enjoy GreedFall in 4K UHD, with highly improved visuals, fast loading…

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Inside Xbox Series X|S Optimized: Warframe

One of the biggest benefits of all that power in the hardware is giving developers the ability to make games that are Xbox Series X|S Optimized. This means that they’ve taken full advantage of the unique capabilities of Xbox Series X|S, both for new titles built natively using the Xbox Series X|S development environment as…

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Genshin Impact tier list: the best and worst characters

There are currently 31 Genshin Impact characters available, so there’s no shortage of candidates for your dream team. But with so many different weapon, elementals, talents, ascension bonuses, and constellations upgrades, finding your favourites can be challenging. In truth, it is difficult to find a truly bad Genshin Impact character. While base stats and elemental abilities…

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Final Fantasy XIV goes down for a nine-hour hotfix tonight

If you’ve got plans to go grinding in Final Fantasy XIV tonight, you’re going to need to seek out alternative entertainment. FFXIV is going down for a lengthy maintenance period in order to implement a hotfix and address some of the server issues lingering from the MMO’s recent explosion in popularity. Final Fantasy XIV maintenance…

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Fallout 4 modders and fans are paying tribute to Dogmeat’s inspiration, River

If you’re a Fallout 4 fan, you might have heard the very sad news that the real-life inspiration behind virtual pupper Dogmeat recently passed away. Called River, she was a big, gorgeous German Shepherd who not only helped bring Dogmeat’s likeness, animation, and personality to life, but an important part of the dev team behind the post-apocalyptic RPG…

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This Stardew Valley mod swaps out Junimos for Among Us crewmates

Ah, Junimos. Stardew Valley’s little multi-coloured forest spirits aren’t just massively talented carpenters, helping to restore the community centre and town to their former glory (for the right price, of course) – they’re also handy helpers on your farm if you get a Junimo Hut set up. But now, you can put a zany new spin…

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Warhammer 40K: Darktide has been delayed to 2022

It seems to be the day to announce release delays. Warhammer 40K: Darktide will not be coming out this year as planned, Fatshark announced. The sci-fi follow-up to rat-smashing co-op game Vermintide has been delayed to spring 2022. The developer says the postponed release date reflects the difficulties it has faced while working from home…

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Stellaris, Cities: Skylines, and Surviving Mars are free for PDXCon weekend

PDXCon Remixed 2021 is over, but the fun has only just begun. This year’s show had plenty of announcements for everyone; from new expansions for Empire of Sin, Prison Architects, and Crusader Kings III, to the fact that those heroes at Paradox are actually making Victoria 3! There were plenty of smaller announcements too, with…

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Elden Ring has ‘from anywhere’ fast travel and Dark Souls 3-style combat

The ridiculously-eagerly-anticipated Elden Ring will be getting proper ‘from anywhere’ fast travel for the first time in a From Software title, according to a new interview – which also reveals that the developer is basing Elden Ring’s combat on Dark Souls 3, rather than the “steady, deliberate” style of previous games. In an interview with…

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Blood Bowl 3’s closed beta starts this week, and you can register to join

Blood Bowl is a bit like American football, if the players were occasionally allowed to eat each other. The Blood Bowl III release date is now going to be sometime in February 2022, but there are going to be some opportunities to play the violent Warhammer-themed football game well before then. While the full release…

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