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Can We Stop With the Live Service Trend?

I can’t be the only person getting tired of hearing about all these live service games. Call me selfish, but I really wish it’d just stop. Trends come and go. In the past every game seemed to have a stealth section. Or a tower defence mini-game. These were annoying, but had very little impact on the industry itself. Nobody was imploding because their content pipeline wasn’t filled to the rafters. And yet live service has fundamentally changed the way many…

 
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Microsoft Rewards are Being Nerfed

Over the last couple of weeks, Microsoft Rewards have been slowly being nerfed. Users are getting less points, which is making it harder to maintain the level of bonuses they were used to. The scheme, which allowed those interested to utilise Bing and Game Pass to earn Xbox money or subscription time, as well as other rewards, has been made harder to use. That has included reducing points for things like earning a daily achievement and the removal of bonuses.…

 
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Microsoft Activision Merger Closes This Week

It’s a headline that I didn’t think would take me the best part of two years to write… but the Microsoft Activision merger looks likely to close this week. Honestly, I’ve spent so long writing about this thing. It’s almost like the actual impact of it no longer clicks. It’s all been about the detail and the largeness, but not the actual long-term impact. So, for instance, within the week Crash and Spyro will be Xbox mascots along with Banjo…

 
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Gargoyles Remastered – Announce Trailer

Gargoyles was a 1990’s cartoon from Disney thats become a cult classic. You can find it on Disney Plus and you should definitely watch it. It holds up really well. And now the video game based on the cartoon is getting a remaster! Check out the announcement trailer below. Gargoyles Remastered is coming out on October 19th for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and STEAM. The game is a remaster of the older Gargoyles game. I have to admit that…

 
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EA SPORTS NHL 24 Releases Official Gameplay Trailer and Deep Dive Video

It’s almost time to lace up your skates and do your best FLYING V! Time for your best knuckle pucks and triple dekes! QUACK QUACK QUACK QUACK, while I am still waiting for EA to pump out a Mighty Ducks Edition or DLC for NHL 24, they haven’t announced it yet, but they did announce some stuff today ahead of NHL 24’s release this October. EA SPORTS has revealed more details about all of the exciting updates coming to NHL…

 
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Chance to win TMNT Pizza Scented XBox Controllers

Together with Paramount Pictures, Xbox is celebrating the return of the iconic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to the big screen with the world’s first pizza-scented controller. That’s right – you can smell delicious New York ‘za while playing the fearless foursome’s latest gaming adventures in anticipation of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem.” Partnership details include: Sweepstakes for Pizza-Scented Controller o   These exclusive Xbox Wireless Controllers come with a built-in scent diffuser shaped like a slice of pizza. The controller…

 
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Hellboy Web of Wyrd – Official Gameplay Trailer

Hellboy has had several movies now but he has yet to break into video games successfully. Thats going to change! Take a lot at the official gameplay trailer for Hellboy Web of Wyrd and then come back here for our thoughts on the game. Hellboy Web of Wyrd is coming to the Xbox One and Xbox Series soon. The game is based on the Hellboy comic book character. And… The game looks fantastic! Hellboy Web of Wyrd looks like the…

 
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Gylt is out now!

Gylt is a very personal game that comes from the close experience of one relative of a studio member. Her little cousin was suffering from bullying at school. And what’s more terrifying than what’s more realistic and closer to our daily lives. We developed this original idea into a delicate horror game in which our young protagonist, Sally, is looking for her missing cousin, Emily. In her journey she will start running away from bullies and will be taken into…

 
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Cross Tails, a Strategy RPG, is Available for Pre-Order Now

Cross Tails, an upcoming strategy rpg from KEMCO, is available now for pre-order. Check out the trailer for the game below along with our thoughts on it. Cross Tails is a strategy rpg that will be out soon for the Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series S/X, Xbox One, and PC. The game is available now for pre-order and on sale 10% on the Switch (26.99). And this game looks absolutely stunning! The cel-shaded characters and 3D backgrounds give Cross Tails a…

 
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Gimmick! Special Edition Is Available on Consoles and PC Now!

Bitwave Games, a modern retro game studio and part of Embracer Freemode, is delighted to announce the long-awaited NES™ platformer Gimmick! Special Edition is available for digital download today. A legendary title from SUNSOFT, masters of the NES™ platformer, Gimmick! has achieved near mythical status thanks to its impressive visuals, incredibly addictive physics-based gameplay and limited release status. Originally arriving in 1992, late in the lifecycle of the NES™, Gimmick! was only available across Japan and Scandinavia, securing its position…