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The Game Awards 2018: God of War and Red Dead Redemption win big

3 days ago   |   By BBC

Fortnight and Celeste are also among the winners at the annual gaming ceremony.
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Best Nintendo Switch Christmas Deals

Best Nintendo Switch Christmas Deals

3 days ago   |   By Tom's Guide

A hand-picked collection of the best Nintendo Switch games, bundle, controller, and accessory deals.
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Mortal Kombat 11 Announced: Trailer, Release Date, And Screenshots

Mortal Kombat 11 Announced: Trailer, Release Date, And Screenshots

3 days ago   |   By GameSpot

NetherRealm Studios has announced Mortal Kombat 11, the latest entry in its much loved fighting series. The announcement was made during The Game Awards , where series co-creator Ed Boon appeared to introduce an awards for sports/racing game. Except, this was a fakeout that led to a trailer for the game, which showed Scorpion fighting Raiden; we've since gotten more details and screenshots courtesy of a Steam listing. As you can probably guess, the trailer for Mortal Kombat 11 was typically brutal. With heads being removed from bodies and blood flowing freely. Interestingly, there was a...
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Rage 2 Release Date Confirmed With New Trailer At The Game Awards

3 days ago   |   By GameSpot

Rage 2 , the long-awaited sequel from Id Software and Avalanche, finally has a release date. At The Game Awards 2018, publisher Bethesda officially confirmed that the single-player post-apocalyptic shooter is launching on May 14 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Bethesda also released a new trailer for the game showing off some of the crazy things you'll be able to do in the open-world. Check it out in the embed above. The game is set 30 years after the events of the first Rage , which was released in 2011 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The Earth has started to recover after being...
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IGN UK Podcast 464: The Games Awards Got Got

3 days ago   |   By IGN

Anyone who's anyone in games media were at The Games Awards in LA this week.
Except us.
But fear not, we got in early this morning and watched all the trailers because we're professionals, and so we could go through them all on this week's podcast.
We've also been playing a brilliant game called Don't Get Got, and there's a brief Coverwatch update, which let's face it - that's why you're here.
Remember, if you want to get in touch with the podcast, please do: ign ukfeedback ign.com
IGN UK Podcast 464: The Games Awards Got Got
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Best free iOS games to play on your iPhone or iPad in 2018

Best free iOS games to play on your iPhone or iPad in 2018

3 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

There's no doubt that gaming has become a staple of nowadays pop culture, permeating very well into almost any other aspect of out everyday lives. The most popualr video games peek at us from books, clothes, and other mundane paraphernalia around every corner. And while mobile games are generally not as popular as the cross-platform phenomenons of the industry, there's a hefty amount of excellent time-sinkers available on the App Store.
What's better than a great smartphone game to sink some time in? Well, a great free smartphone game to sink some time in! If you're donning an iOS ...
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People of the Year 2018: Yves Guillemot

3 days ago   |   By GamesIndustry

Ubisoft's CEO declared victory over Vivendi in years-long takeover struggle, made some smart investments, and took some big risks. The company made some hit games, too.
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Rage 2 Release Date Confirmed At The Game Awards

3 days ago   |   By GameSpot

Rage 2 , the long-awaited sequel, finally has a release date. At The Game Awards 2018, publisher Bethesda officially confirmed that the single-player post-apocalyptic shooter is launching on May 14 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Bethesda also released a new trailer for the game showing off some of the crazy things you'll be able to do in the open-world. Check it out in the embed above. The game is set 30 years after the events of the first Rage , which was released in 2011 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The Earth has started to recover after being ravaged by a global...
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Munchkin.io ends 2018 in style with a new class introduction and Google award

3 days ago   |   By 148Apps

While it can sometimes seem like we are drowning in a sea of battle royale games, few struggle to actually deliver the kind of fun and frantic experience you'd expect from a refined entry in the genre. Well step aside from those other games because Munchkin.io continues to go from strength to strength, by adding a new character class and also being named by Google as one of the best indie games of the year and being globally featured in the Google Play Store starting from today.
To get anyone unfamiliar with Meerkatgames' take of real-time battle royale genre, Munchkin.io is thought of as...
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Fortnite's Map Got The Block During The Game Awards

Fortnite's Map Got The Block During The Game Awards

3 days ago   |   By GameSpot

Epic Games' Donald Mustard appeared at The Game Awards to make a special announcement for Fortnite: Battle Royale. In a short trailer, a giant slab called The Block flattened Risky Reels, just as it happened in the actual game. This new space goes hand-in-hand with the new Creative mode and will serve as the showcase for unique new content. The Block will be the dedicated area for player-created content, and players will help determine what gets featured in that area. Mustard didn't detail just how players will choose, or how often it will swap out. He did tease that Risky Reels could...
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The Game Awards 2018 - Scavengers World Premiere

3 days ago   |   By N4G

Midwinter gave us a sneak peek on their new space action-adventure Scavengers at The Game Awards 2018. The cinematic trailer showed us some footage which Im presuming is the prologue of the game. Have a look for yourself.
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'Ashen' ditches Xbox Play Anywhere and Steam for Epic Games exclusivity

'Ashen' ditches Xbox Play Anywhere and Steam for Epic Games exclusivity

3 days ago   |   By Windows Central

The PC game store wars are heating up, with Epic Games firing off major salvos at last night's Game Awards. Xbox Play Anywhere seems to be among the first casualties.
Epic Games spent quite a lot on advertising during last night's Game Awards, with several high-profile exclusives for its fresh PC digital distribution platform. One stung a little more than the others, however.
Ashen, long-touted as coming to both the Microsoft Store and Steam, launched on Xbox last night out of the blue. The asynchronous co-op open-world RPG sports a haunting art style, with gorgeous visuals, and tight...
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Why Epic's new PC game store is the Steam competitor the industry needed

Why Epic's new PC game store is the Steam competitor the industry needed

3 days ago   |   By The Verge

Epic Games' new digital game marketplace, announced earlier this week and surprise launched during the Game Awards yesterday evening, has raised a lot of eyebrows in the industry. With its favorable 88 / 12 percent revenue split and Epic CEO Tim Sweeney's pledge to better support creators, many in the industry are wondering whether this will be the game store that could truly rival Valve's Steam, which has been the dominant platform for PC game distribution for well over a decade.
We're not going to know how successful the store will be for quite some time. Last night, Epic announced the...
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Need a gaming phone? The Razer Phone 2 is your best bet

Need a gaming phone? The Razer Phone 2 is your best bet

3 days ago   |   By Android Central

Mobile gaming has come a long ways since the days when Angry Birds or Candy Crush dominated the app store. The platform is exploding, with competitive games like PUBG Mobile and Fortnite captivating gamers. If you want the best Android gaming experience - and want be prepared for what else is to come - we're here to help.
With the Razer Phone 2 , Razer has officially claimed the crown for the best Android gaming phone... for the time being, at least. Razer brought a lot of interesting concepts to the table with its first Razer Phone, but it missed the mark in a lot of fundamental ways that...
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Here's The Full List Of Winners From The Game Awards 2018, Including GOTY

3 days ago   |   By Forbes

Who won The Game Awards last night between God of War, Red Dead Redemption, Fortnite and others? Check out the full winner's list here.
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Vancouver-made Celeste wins ‘Best Independent Game' at the 2018 Game Awards

Vancouver-made Celeste wins ‘Best Independent Game' at the 2018 Game Awards

3 days ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Vancouver-based Matt Makes Games' Celeste , the studio that's also behind hit multiplayer game TowerFall , took home the ‘Best Independent Game' and ‘Games for Impact' honour at the 2018 Game Awards. Celeste is an ultra-difficult sidescroller for the Nintendo Switch that garnered a significant amount of attention when it first released earlier in 2018. While Celeste features throwback, pixelated visuals, it very much feels like a game released in 2018 thanks to its sleek level design, responsive controls and surprisingly difficult puzzles. Best Independent Game award goes to celeste game!...
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Release Date Window & Pre-Order Guide

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Release Date Window & Pre-Order Guide

For as much as superhero movies have taken over the box office over the past decade, it's surprising how few major video games are based on comic books these days. Switch... Read more ...

Geek Deals: MSI GTX 1060 Gaming Laptop, Nvidia Shield 4K, Apple iPad

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Looking for a high-end set-top box that can handle 4K and HDR content? When you clip today's digital coupon at Amazon, you can grab an Nvidia Shield TV for just $133. Plus, you... Read more ...

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One of the best ways to explore Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's gargantuan roster is Smash Down mode. The mode pits players in a series of matches, but whenever a character is... Read more ...

VR Gaming 2018 Report Card: Year In Review

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New ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters' Trailer Unveils Deadly Creature Squad

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A group of deadly creatures is coming to destroy humanity in the new Godzilla: King of the Monsters trailer. On Monday, Godzilla: King of the Monsters posted a new trailer on... Read more ...

Epic removes all Infinity Blade games from the App Store

Epic removes all Infinity Blade games from the App Store

Infinity Blade , the medieval fighting / role-playing mobile game series from Epic Games, is no more, as the developer has removed all three entries in the franchise from... Read more ...

Sledgehammer Founder And Dead Space Creator Leaves Activision

Sledgehammer Founder And Dead Space Creator Leaves Activision

Almost ten years ago, Glen Schofield surprised a lot of industry watchers and fans alike by announcing that he was leaving EA Visceral and founding a new studio at Activision... Read more ...

Doom Creator John Romero Is Working On A Spiritual Successor

Doom Creator John Romero Is Working On A Spiritual Successor

Video game industry icon and legend John Romero continues to keep relevant by touching on some of the more nostalgic elements of game design. For instance, his latest project... Read more ...

Two Panzer Dragoon Games Are Being Remade

Two Panzer Dragoon Games Are Being Remade

Way back during the 1990s, one of the game series that really helped shape the transition from 2D to 3D for home consoles was Sega's Panzer Dragoon. It's a criminally... Read more ...

Instagram Rolls Out Walkie-Talkie Voice Messaging

Instagram Rolls Out Walkie-Talkie Voice Messaging

Now you can talk to your Insta friends without starting live chats. A direct-messaging, walkie-talkie feature, as seen in Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, is being rolled out... Read more ...