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Xbox One X Pre Order delay explained following PS4 Pro games boost and Halo 6 update | Gaming | Entertainment

The Xbox One X Pre Order product pages may have gone live but that doesn’t mean you can actually nab one yet. For anyone interested in getting the upgraded console early, the gap between the full announcement and release date has become quite real. Many times, when a new product is revealed, retailers will put Pre Order pages live. This happened with the Xbox One X, however, fans cannot actually use them yet. The reason …

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In Tropico 6 you can order commandos to steal the Statue of Liberty

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube What is left, after five games, for El Presidente to do? Tropico 6 answers that question rather emphatically: steal the Statue of Liberty. Johannes Pfeifer, narrative and cinematic designer, explained this new system of raids to us in a presentation at E3. Here are the upcoming PC games you should be excited about. “This is one of my favourites, the raids,” he explains while showing it off. “Each era grants …

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Xbox One news: Games with Gold July 2017, Halo 6 update, Backwards Compatibility reveal | Gaming | Entertainment

The Games with Gold July 2017 lineup looks set to be revealed later this week. Microsoft have taken to announcing their new roster of titles for the program around this time every month, and we expect this to carry on following the recent reveals during E3 2017. So far there has been no confirmation on what the new Games with Gold July titles could be, although fans will likely have the news very soon. Microsoft …

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Bethesda are making a “freemium triple-A” game alongside The Elder Scrolls 6

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Bethesda’s development studio have just advertised for a new role on a “bleeding-edge freemium triple-A game,” which tells us a bit about the third of their three current projects. If you can’t wait for the next Elder Scrolls, try some of the best RPGs on PC. Bethesda’s Pete Hines spoke about their current projects at E3 last year, confirming that they have three titles in the works. Executive producer Todd Howard …

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This week in games: Overwatch goes to the moon, Tropico 6 teased, Shadow of War delayed

One-ish week left until E3, and the release dates are really flying fast and furious now. Fully 50 percent of the news this week was just focused on what we’ll be playing over the next six months. The rest? Tropico 6 was teased, Overwatch took players to the moon, and Papers Please announced some sort of short-film adaptation. This is gaming news for May 29 to June 2. El Presidente Last month at Paradox Con, …

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ECS Season 3 NA Week 6 — Cloud9, SK Gaming secure playoff spots

With little time to rest after Week 6, major matchups throughout Week 7 saw Cloud9 stay on top, but SK Gaming followed close behind to secure a spot in the playoffs. Here’s how the dust settled on Week 7 of the North American Esports Championship Series. The Week 7 action of the EU ECS concluded with FaZe Clan, Astralis, and Fnatic clinching their playoff spots, however, the final spot remains open with one week remaining. …

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Rainbow 6: Siege games may suffer disconnects as Ubisoft start emergency server maintenance

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube If you’ve been having any trouble getting onto Ubisoft games, it’s not just you. Yesterday, they were forced to start emergency maintenance on “various titles”. The work isn’t meant to affect everything, but Rainbow 6: Siege may be an unintended victim of it. If you’re looking for something new to play during the outage, our list of the best PC games from 2016 should help. It’s unclear why they’re going …

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Halo 6 won’t be at E3, but 343 promise to “have a little something” for Microsoft’s conference

Put the energy swords and battle rifles down Spartans, Halo 6 is not going to be at E3. While it is confirmed to be in development for Windows 10, Halo fans are going to have to wait a little bit longer for the next chapter in Master Chief’s story. See what is most definitely coming out this year with our list of upcoming PC games. In a post over on the Halo subreddit, 343 community …

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Windows 10 – Game Mode tested in 6 CPU-bound PC games | DSOGaming

Windows 10’s Creators Update is now available to everyone. As such, and since it supports the new Game Mode, we decided to put six CPU-bound titles to the test. Windows 10’s Game Mode currently targets performance enhancements in two ways: a) by increasing overall framerate or peaks and b) by increasing in average framerates or consistency. According to the company, this mode works best when your PC is experiencing resource contention. This basically means that when your …

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Running from April 6 to 10, Offworld Industries are hosting a free weekend for Squad

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube For those who are hesitant about putting their boots on the ground, Offworld Industries are offering a free taster for Squad next weekend. Starting on April 6 and finishing on April 10, Squad will be free to play on Steam, so new privates can test their mettle as a soldier before signing up to fight. Here is our comprehensive list of some of the PC’s best FPS games. As part …

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NA ESL Pro League Counter-Strike Week 6

The Counter-Strike juggernaut finally has a weakness. After six weeks of the North American ESL Pro League, SK Gaming finally lost its unbreakable status, as they dropped games for the first time this season. The rest of the league stuck to the script, with little movement in the upper echelons of the standings. SK (14-2) had blitzed its way through the first five weeks of the season without dropping a single game. Week 6 was …

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The 6 best gaming headphones for the Xbox One

The Best Xbox One Gaming Headphones (Photo: Reviewed.com) — Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives. Whether you’re looking to play “Battlefield 1” with your friends or just prefer a controller over a mouse and keyboard, you’ll still need …

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Tactical CCG/SRPG hybrid Shardbound launches April 6 on Steam Early Access

After a lightning fast Kickstarter back in February, Spiritwalk Games have announced that Shardbound will be coming to Steam Early Access on April 6. Mixing elements of collectible card games with strategy RPGs, Shardbound has players building up powerful armies to defeat their foes in large scale battles. For those in the market for a card game, check out our list of the PC’s best CCGs. Shardbound takes the collectible aspect of games like Hearthstone …

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The next Civilization 6 leader will be Alexander the Great of Macedonia

  Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube The next Civ 6 leader has been announced by Firaxis Games. Alexander the Great and his countrymen the Macedonians will be coming to the game via the Spring 2017 update. Persia’s Cyrus the Great was announced as part of the upcoming update recently, and Alexander to Great, along with his new civilization, will be joining him. Ready for more Civ 6? Here’s what we want from Civilization 6’s DLC. …

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Civ 6 spring update announced, will add Persia and one other new civilisation

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Sid Meier’s Civilization VI is getting a major new update some time in the spring. Besides the usual balance changes and bug fixes, it will also contain two new new civilisations, one of which has been revealed: Persia. For a full run-down of all civs and unique abilities in Civ VI, check out our leader guide. Led by Cyrus II (aka, “the Great”), Persia look like a good choice for …

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