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Football Manager 2020 ‘will be fastest on Stadia’

Football Manager 2020 has been announced, including a Stadia version that will be “the fastest way to experience” the game. While the precise launch date is yet to be confirmed, Football Manager 2020 (PC, Mac and Stadia), Football Manager 2020 Touch (PC, Mac, iOS and Android) and Football Manager 2020 Mobile (iOS and Android) will […]

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Gamescom’s Opening Night Live to feature major game announcements

Gamescom’s Opening Night Live to feature major game announcements The European gaming conference, gamescom, begins on August 20 in Cologne, Germany, but to set things off, Opening Night Live will happen the night before, on August 19, and feature some major game announcements. Hosted and produced by The Game Awards’ Geoff Keighley, the event will […]

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Damsel coming to consoles

Damsel coming to consoles Screwtape Studios have announced that Damsel, the vampire slaying arcade game, is coming to Nintendo Switch and Xbox One on August 7, 2019. Fans eager to jump in on console, Damsel is now available for pre-purchase digitally for a 15% discount. Damsel coming to consoles Cause distress in this challenging fast-paced […]

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VLC player has ‘critical’ security flaw

VLC player has ‘critical’ security flaw Popular media software VLC Media Player has a critical software vulnerability that could put millions of users at risk, security researchers have warned. Researchers from German firm CERT-Bund say they have detected a major safety flaw in the video player, which has been downloaded billions of times across the […]

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Red Dead Redemption 2 – New Red Dead Online news and PC reveal

More evidence has been uncovered to suggest that Red Dead Redemption 2 and Red Dead Online will be launching on PC, following its successful release on PS4 and Xbox One. A steady stream of updates have been appearing following the game hitting shelves back in 2018, supporting the idea of an eventual launch on PC. […]

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Mario Royale brings Battle Royale to the Mushroom Kingdom

Mario Royale brings Battle Royale to the Mushroom Kingdom Not even the Mario Universe is immune to the Battle Royale phenomenon currently sweeping the world of video games. Thanks to programmer InfernoPlus, Mario Royale gives up to 99-players the ability to duke it out on a random-generated level of the original Super Mario Bros. game. […]

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EA Defends Loot Boxes, Calls Them ‘Surprise Mechanics’

EA Defends Loot Boxes, Calls Them ‘Surprise Mechanics’ EA has defended the company’s use of randomised purchases, saying that they aren’t actually loot boxes, but simply “surprise mechanics”. PCGamesN reports that during an oral evidence session with the UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee, EA’s VP of legal and government affairs, Kerry Hopkins, made […]

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Boardman launch their first e-bike range

Sold exclusively through Halfords, Boardman have unveiled three new e-bikes all with the sleek Fazua Evation drive system Boardman have launched their first range of e-bikes, available exclusively at Halfords. The ADV 8.9e is a drop-bar adventure bike, and there is also the HYB 8.9e in men’s and women’s versions.   Boardman launch their first e-bike range All three […]

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Amazon Buys Bebo to Expand Twitch’s eSports Platform

Amazon Buys Bebo to Expand Twitch’s eSports Platform Amazon has apparently acquired Bebo for $25 million with a view to building on Twitch as an eSports platform, and in particular helping to grow the Twitch Rivals tournament series. Bebo, a social network launched in 2005 that was once the largest in the UK, has been […]