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Heroes of the Storm is fixing stealth and making 1v1s more important in 2018

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube There’s far more to be revealed at Blizzcon 2017, but the opening ceremony gave us a quick look at Heroes of the Storm’s new characters and gameplay improvements. You can see it all in the video above.  Here’s everything we know about the Heroes of the Storm version of Alexstrasza, the game’s next hero. The two most extreme parts of this are laning changes and the stealth rework. On the …

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PC Gamer Weekender 2018 early bird tickets are now on sale

The PC Gamer Weekender is returning for its third year on 17-18 February 2018 at the Olympia in Kensington, London. Like the last two years, you’ll be able to play great PC games before they’re released, attend developer talks on some of the biggest games around, join workshops on PC hardware and tons more. You can buy early bird tickets here for as little as £9.99. Early bird prices are available until midnight of December …

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The Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 schedule is up

Awesome Games Done Quick is coming back for 2018, bringing more than 130 hours of speedrunning to the Hilton Washington Dulles Airport Hotel to raise funds for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. Registration to attend is closed but the whole thing will be livestreamed on Twitch, and if you’re looking for a particular game or runner to watch, the full schedule has now been posted.    The event will begin at 11:30 am ET on January …

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Just Dance 2018 Review – Switch

Just Dance is a series that likely needs no introduction; for the last nine years Ubisoft has regularly released a new version of its smash-hit franchise every October, helping the franchise’s sales to reach staggeringly high figures. This year is (predictably) no different as Just Dance 2018 takes over as the newest entry, hoping to continue the series’ incredible success. Does the game do enough to make upgrading from previous versions worth it, though? Let’s …

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Telltale: 2018 is going to be our biggest year yet

Telltale Games is maybe one of the luckiest game developers out there. Having made a name for itself with its The Walking Dead series, the team has had the chance to work on a variety of top-notch entertainment properties. It’s adapted big-name film properties like Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, the biggest name on TV in Game of Thrones and even the video game behemoth that is Minecraft. Last year it even started making a …

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Top Upcoming Nintendo 3DS Video Games of 2018

2018 is quickly approaching and with it will come a slew of new video game titles to look forward to playing. With that said, now’s a good time to start marking down what video games to keep an eye on when they officially launch next year. Let us lend a hand, in this list, in particular, we’re going over the top Nintendo 3DS video games launching in 2018. Find More Upcoming Video Game Lists on …

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Top Upcoming Nintendo Switch Exclusives 2018

Top upcoming exclusives to be announced for the Nintendo Switch. 2018 is quickly approaching and with it will come a slew of new video game titles to look forward to playing. With that said, now’s a good time to start marking down what video games to keep an eye on when they officially launch next year. Let us lend a hand, in this list, in particular, we’re going over the top upcoming Nintendo Switch exclusive …

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Why Football Manager 2018 finally puts graphics before graphs

As with all complex sports – from basketball to rugby, cricket to chess – football is about the gathering, interpreting, and using of information. You might be the most talented manager in charge of the most talented players, but if you are not seeking out and executing the right information then you are going to find yourself acting in a way that is inefficient and, potentially, counterproductive. How will Football Manager 2018 stack up? Get …

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Family gaming center to open at Millcreek Mall in 2018 – News – GoErie.com

Round One Entertainment will offer bowling, arcade games and food plus facilities for parties. Valerie Myers @ETNMyers A family games and entertainment center is coming to the Millcreek Mall. Round One Entertainment, based in California, will open a $5 million, 50,000-square-foot center in summer 2018, said Mark Kozar, a Pittsburgh attorney representing the company in its request for a liquor license for the location. The center will be located above Mad Mex restaurant and …

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Desktop 2.0: What’s next for PC gaming in 2018 | Games industry news

Naysayers have been ringing the PC gaming death knell for years, but take a closer look at the data and a different picture emerges. Since 2012, global PC gaming revenue has been growing almost every year, hitting a peak of $31.3bn (£23.3bn) in 2015, according to data from Newzoo. That’s a growth of 18 per cent since 2012.  Admittedly, Newzoo’s projected revenue figure for 2017 is currently just $29.4bn – down two per cent from …

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E3 2018: what we want to see from next year’s big gaming show

If you have even a passing interest in videogames, you’ll probably have heard about the biggest show in the gaming calendar. Every June, the best and brightest talents in the industry descend on a heat-baked Los Angeles to showcase their digital wares to the world. It’s where the big platform makers (Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft) come to show off their latest bit of hardware, or a new game that’s going to get chins wagging and …

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The XR Indie Pitch at XR Connects London 2018

Date & Times: Monday, January 22nd – 23rd 2018 9am to 6pm Location: London, United Kingdom Region: Europe Expected Size: 100 – 250 Target Audience: Developers, Indie Developers Event Type: Conference Featured Platforms: Windows, Console, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality The XR Indie Pitch is back, as is XR Connects London. Much like The Very Big Indie Pitch, which will be …

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Doctor Who Infinity game will launch on PC and mobiles in 2018 beginning with ‘The Dalek Invasion of Time’

Whovians were already excited for 2018, what with the introduction of Jodie Whittaker and all, but now there’s a new Doctor Who game to look forward to too. Four years on from its popular Legacy predecessor, Doctor Who Infinity is officially returning to PC and mobile in Spring 2018. ©  Tiny Rebel Games Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Related: Doctor Who star Karen Gillan shares the disguises she, Matt Smith and Arthur Darvill once wore …

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Final Fantasy XV updates to continue well into 2018, beyond the PC release says director

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Even though the final expansions for Final Fantasy XV are now fully scheduled and rolling out before the year’s end, it seems that the PC release of Square-Enix’s magical-realist road-trip extravaganza may not be the end of the story, with post-release support for the game now planned to extend well into 2018. Can’t wait for Comrades? No shortage of great co-op games available right now on PC. As reported by …

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Dontnod’s Gothic RPG Vampyr has been delayed to 2018

We were hoping to get to stalk the gothic streets in Dontnod’s Vampyr later this year, but it seems the game is slipping from its previously announced November release date. Instead, it’ll be hitting in spring 2018. For more role-playing adventure, check out the best RPGs on PC. Dontnod say that an unforeseen technical issue has put them off schedule, and though they’ve solved the problem it’s pushed them far enough off schedule that they …

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