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Silly Knight is one of 6 brand new DOS games you can play today

This month Czech retro gaming site High-Voltage.cz ran a competition for DOS games, specifically MS-DOS 6.22 games in text mode that could be run on a 486DX / 50MHz with 8MB of RAM. Fortunately you can also play them on a more modern machine thanks to DOSBox. The six entries can be downloaded from the link in the blue box on this page. They include a sci-fi shooter called Space Assault and a dungeon crawler …

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6 Retrospectively Questionable Decisions in Gaming

There is no real debate over whether or not the gaming industry as a whole employs a plethora of highly skilled, intelligent individuals. However, even the smartest people in the world are not immune to making bad decisions sometimes, which can occasionally lead to some rather disastrous consequences in hindsight. In this case, such consequences can involve poor game sales, PR problems of varying proportions, and occasional threats of legal action. While there are plenty …

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Overwatch Season 6 start time following big Blizzard PS4, Xbox One and PC patch notes | Gaming | Entertainment

Overwatch Season 6 will begin a new phase of competitive play on PS4, Xbox One and PC. But it wasn’t scheduled to arrive until later in September, leaving a gap of a few days following the end of season 5. Blizzard have confirmed that Season 5 officially ended on Monday, August 28 at 5:00 p.m. PDT (or Tuesday, August 29 at 01:00 BST). Season 6 –  launching following a big Overwatch patch – arrives today, …

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6 games that would be infinitely improved by a PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds mode

GTA Online just got a new Adversary mode that pits players against each other in an ever-decreasing playzone. You parachute in, you scavenge for weapons, then you plug anyone who comes across your path, using whatever means necessary to survive. Sound familiar?  Fight for your life in our list of the best survival games.  Rockstar are clearly banking on the success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. I mean, it makes sense for them – parachuting, vehicles, and …

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The 6 Best Free PC Games on Steam

Steam isn’t just a marketplace for gamers to purchase titles to enjoy on their PCs. Valve’s platform also has a number of free games available. Just because you have no spare cash to part with for a new game doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy countless hours of fun on Steam. The PC gaming platform not only boasts the largest marketplace of commercial titles, but there are also a bunch of free games to download. Here …

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You can drop out of all Overwatch skill tiers in Season 6 (except Bronze)

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Update August 24, 2017: Blizzard have said more about the coming changes to Overwatch Season 6. One major change is that players in Silver, Gold, Platinum, and Diamond can drop into lower skill tiers, according to community manager Stephanie ‘Lylirra’ Johnson. Here’s what’s going on in Overwatch patch 1.14, coming to live servers next week. “After a loss, the game will check to see what a player’s current tier and skill rating …

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Get 9 games for $3.49 with Bundle Stars’ Indie Legends 6 Bundle

Bundle Stars’ sixth Indie Legends Bundle launched today, with nine indie crackers crammed inside it. Together, they’re worth a not inconsiderable $140, but you’ll only need to throw $3.49 at them if you want to add them to your Steam library. Inside the bundle you’ll find the likes of Shadowrun: Dragonfall – Director’s Cut, the gloomy cyberpunk-fantasy RPG from Harebrained Schemes and the chaotic physics playground of Coffee Stain Studios’ Goat Simulator. Physics appears to …

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New Rockstar projects for PS4, Xbox One and Switch revealed, not GTA 6 | Gaming | Entertainment

For anyone who has been following the veteran studio of late, most of the hype has been around GTA 5 Online and Red Dead Redemption 2. Grand Theft Auto’s popular multiplayer doesn’t look to be slowing down anytime soon, while RDR2 looks set to be one of 2018’s major launches. There were also some rumours connected to GTA 6 being in development last week, which were found to be part of a hoax. However, it …

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League of Legends Pro League Week 6 Day 3

For complete League of Legends recaps, standings and stats, click here. Snake Esports is arguably the worst team in the League of Legends Pro League, but it played spoiler for LDG Gaming on Saturday. The 2017 League of Legends Hub is your stop for all the information you need about the five major regions. You’ll find stats, standings, results, recaps and more, all in one place. 1 Related JD Gaming trumped DAN Gaming in an …

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Gaming Week In Review: Doomfist announced for ‘Overwatch,’ ‘Five Nights at Freddy’s 6’ cancelled

Blizzard unveils the new Offense hero Doomfist as the latest addition to the “Overwatch” roster. “Overwatch” fans have been anticipating the arrival of Doomfist as a playable character since the game was initially announced at Blizzcon 2014. The game’s first cinematic short features several of the game’s characters fighting over his destructive power gauntlet, which was on display at an Overwatch museum. The in-game Numbani map also has players escorting said gauntlet to the Numbani …

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‘Splatoon 2’ to be given dedicated Nintendo Direct July 6 – Tech News

Splatoon 2 promises more manic paint-based fun. — Nintendo The big Nintendo Switch release for July 2017 is going to be Splatoon 2, and Nintendo is hosting a special Nintendo Direct broadcast on July 6 to help focus attention.  Colourful team-based action game Splatoon 2 is the follow-up to one of Nintendo’s best new franchises of recent years.  Despite underwhelming sales of its previous home console, the Wii U, Splatoon was a critical and commercial …

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Five Nights at Freddy’s 6 gets cancelled

The Five Nights at Freddy’s creator Scott Cawthon has confirmed the next FNaF game has been cancelled—despite having spent the last month dropping hints regarding what it might entail.  Taking to a Steam community update post, Cawthon explains he simply no longer wants to work on the game and that he’s been “neglecting other things in [his] life for the sake of trying to keep up with mounting expectations.” Cawthon highlights this move does not …

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Steam Summer Sale 2017 – Best Deals, Cheapest Games, Biggest Bargains (Day 6) – When Does the Steam Sale End?

It’s summer, which can only mean one thing: The Steam Summer Sale is now on! Running for two weeks at the end of June and the start of July 2017, the Steam Summer sale is always a great way to pick up some PC game bargains. It’s hard to keep on top of all the discounted PC games in the sale, so we’re here to help. This Steam Summer Sale hub will constantly be updated …

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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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