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Heroes Of The Storm Alpha Will Introduce Artifacts Soon
Blizzard revealed today that they're introducing a new customization option for Heroes of the Storm. Artifacts will be added to the game's technical alpha in an upcoming patch.
Dota 2 Team Newbee Wins $5 Million At International 4
Chinese team Newbee has won International 4, the world championship for Dota 2. The squad took home a grand prize of over $5 million, the largest purse yet for the MOBA.
APB Reloaded Catches Over 200 Cheaters With New FairFight System
It's hard to tell sometimes who's cheating and who's just really good at sniping you with a pistol from nearly 100 meters out. Well, GamersFirst published an updated post on their new method for finding, catching and combating cheaters, as well as utilizing a name-and-shame tactic to discourage cheating.
Destiny: An Account Of My Awakening
I open my eyes and stare into the soft blue glow of a Ghost. At least, that’s what the flying, spinning contraption called itself; a Ghost. Truth be told, I think I’m more of a ghost than this yammering machine. I was supposed to be dead.
Hearthstone Curse Of Naxxramas' Full Card List Revealed
Hearthstone's first single-player expansion Curse of Naxxramas will add dozens of new cards to the game. Let's take a look at the full list of new additions.
Destiny Footage Shows 1080p Version For Xbox One
There have been a lot of talk about whether or not Bungie would be able to hit native 1920 x 1080p for the Xbox One with Destiny, the first-person sci-fi shooter due out this September. The beta will be relegated to 900p for the Xbox One, but Bungie wanted to prove that they can, in fact, get the game to manage at 1080p for the final release, as indicated with the footage above.
No Man's Sky Dev Wants To Avoid Over-Hype
No Man's Sky meteoric rise to fame came from its dedication to showcasing actual gameplay footage and aiming big with ambitious ideas. Well, according to Hello Games, all the hype and media attention is great for getting a game coverage, but the hype can also ruin the potential of the game, too.
Oddworld And New Walking Dead Chapter Headline Weekly PlayStation Update
This week’s releases on the PlayStation Network are a mixed bag, offering up a revitalized classic from the PS1 era, card battles, bike races, zombies and furry critters toting big guns. That either lets you know a little something-something about tomorrow’s new launches or could be used to describe a perfect weekend.
Last Of Us: Remastered's 1080p, 60fps On PS4 Was A Test For Uncharted 4
The team notes that The Last of Us on PS4 was all a test for using the engine to help with getting Uncharted 4: A Thief's End to run at 1080p and 60fps on the PlayStation 4.
Sims 4 Has Premium Subscription Because EA
The Sims 4 will be borrowing a page from Battlefield 4's playbook. The game will offer players a Premium membership that provides early access to DLC.
Destiny Beta Going Down For Maintenance, Special Rewards Incoming
Bungie shared the full schedule for Destiny's beta today. The schedule reveals that the PS4 and PS3 test will be shutting down for several days for maintenance.
Crytek's Graphics Engineer Joins id Software To Work On Doom
The lead graphics engineer at Crytek – the guy responsible for laying down the foundation and groundwork for the CryEngine and related technology – has left the studio to pursue (or further) his career at id Software.
Attack On Pokemon Is The Inevitable Attack On Titan, Pokemon Crossover
How do you make Pokemon scary rather than adorable? The answer, discovered by artist Elizabeth Emery, is to make them look like the Titans from Attack on Titan. Shiver.
Diablo HD Remake In Development With Divinity: Original Sin Engine
The first Diablo is getting an unofficial HD remake thanks to one devoted fan. He's rebuilding the game from the ground up on PC and Mac using Divinity: Original Sin's engine.
Xbox One's August Update Detailed By Microsoft
The Xbox One will receive another major system update in August. Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb outlined the patch's major features in a new blog post this weekend.