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Which battle royale game is right for you?

The origins of the battle royale genre are manifold, but the gameplay is largely the same: lots of players go in, only one leaves. Battle royale is a violent, unpredictable, and frenzied multiplayer game mode where the only goal is to survive until you’re the only player left alive. You can win them by hiding in bushes and waiting for the herd to thin out, or scavenge a weapon and start reducing the numbers yourself. …

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See eight heavily-armed superheroes battle it out in Destiny 2’s Crucible trailer

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Bungie and Activision have released an action-packed trailer for Destiny 2’s 4v4 Crucible mode, in which players fight it out for honour, glory, and dat sweet loot.  See what’s on its way in our list of upcoming PC games.  Destiny 2’s Guardians are like gunslinging superheroes, and the new trailer gets that across with plenty of pyrotechnics and some flashy maneuvers. One example shows a Hunter sniping a dude, wading …

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9 games that need a battle royale mode

Our assumption is that big publishers are looking at the success of PUBG and working out how they can take a piece of it for themselves. In a lot of cases, the potential exists within games that are already out there—pretty much every open world game with a competitive element could borrow the format of a shrinking competitive space, randomly distributed weapons and dozens of players, to variable results. Some would suit it better than …

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ACA NeoGeo World Heroes 2 for Xbox One review: Battle across the globe in this classic fighting game

Putting aside backward compatible titles, classic arcade games are still in relatively short supply on Xbox One. Luckily, Japanese publisher Hamster is bringing classics like World Heroes 2 to Xbox via its ACA NeoGeo series. World Heroes 2 is a fighting game that once gave Street Fighter a run for its money, and now you can earn some easy Achievements while taking a trip down memory lane. See on the Xbox Store The World Heroes …

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‘Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’ might be the next big hit for Nintendo’s Switch

Nintendo’s Mario is teaming up with Ubisoft’s bizarre rabbids in a new game that might be your next favorite Switch title.Mario is coming to Nintendo’s (NTDOY) new Switch console, but he’s sharing the spotlight with some relative unknowns. Ubisoft’s “Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle” is a turn-based strategy-style game co-starring Ubisoft’s (UBSFF) own rabbids, cartoonish bugged-eyed rabbits. It’s a bizarre mash-up to be sure, but it somehow works surprisingly well. And while I was certainly …

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‘Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’ Hands-On, Nintendo Switch

Mario’s got a gun. So does iconic plumber’s brother, Luigi. As does Nintendo’s usually amiable egg-laying, everything-eating Yoshi. Not to be outdone, Princess Peach carries a massive shotgun. Coming to the Nintendo Switch on Aug. 29th, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is a bizarre mash-up game that smashes together Nintendo’s brightly colored universe with Ubisoft’s slightly dark, slightly crazed mayhem-centric Rabbids. The game brings with it many firsts. It is the first direct Nintendo and …

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High fidelity mobile gaming to become the next GPU battle ground

Gaming is huge, over $100 billion per year huge, according to a recent report published by Newzoo. And mobile gaming is a significant chunk of that. In 2017 it is estimated that mobile games will generate $46.1 billion. As you can imagine, every game developer wants a slice of that pie. Games come in all shapes and sizes. For example, Google Play has 17 different subcategories for mobile gaming from Action to Trivia. From a …

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A battle over illegal gaming in Broken Arrow as Kialegee admit gaming is possible in new restaurant

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. – A battle over illegal gaming is heating up as Broken Arrow’s city council drafts a resolution Tuesday to object one tribe’s plan to potentially have gaming within city limits.  Construction off of the Creek Turnpike isn’t a sight most would think much about, but a project south of the turnpike and west of Olive Street has caused quite the stir.  “People are not happy about this,” said one resident giving a …

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Best Battle Royale Games for PC

Here are some of the best battle royale games available today. Battle royale games put numerous players (we’re talking more than 100) against one another in an arena, which is usually an island of some sort. Players are tasked with locating weapons and other useful items in buildings and special locations, praying to the Gods of Random Number Generation (RNG) because everything is randomly spawned. After that, they need to keep track of the arena …

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds custom servers may drop battle royale rules

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has made its name as probably the best battle royale shooter going, but it sounds like the man himself wants it to be more than that. Looking to get into Battlegrounds? Learn what NOT to do with our handy guide. We got the chance to speak with Brendan ‘PlayerUnknown’ Greene about the many changes coming to his game. One of the known additions is a vaulting system, which Greene says will “change the …

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Mistwalker’s RPG Terra Battle is expanding with two new games for PC and mobile | VentureBeat | PC Gaming

Mistwalker, a studio owned by the man who created Final Fantasy, announced two new games today: Terra Battle 2 and Terra Wars. The first Terra Battle came out in 2014 for mobile as a free-to-play app and achieved 2.7 million downloads. Many of those downloads came from Japan, where Terra Battle was at its peak shortly after its launch as the No. 6-ranked game in iOS App Store according to App Annie. It topped out …

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‘Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’ is a Win for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto knows how to make an entrance. His presence was a welcome surprise during Ubisoft’s E3 2017 presentation at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. He was there alongside Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot to announce a new partnership between the companies, and a new game: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle. Screams erupted in the theatre as Miyamoto, who’s the creative force behind childhood Nintendo heroes such as Link from Legend of Zelda, made …

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle for Nintendo Switch launch date REVEALED at E3 2017

HOPPING MAD Super Mario meets crazed rabid rabbits in what’s got to be one of the most bonkers game concepts for 2017 AN utterly loopy crossover game which feature’s Nintendo’s Mario and Ubisoft’s Rabbids has been unveiled at the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). There had been whispers of a collaboration between the gamemakers for some time. It’s official, Mario will star alongside the Rabbids in a brand new Switch game To mark the occasion, Nintendo …

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Pit Spartans against warrior penguins in Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Following a short stint in early access, the barmy Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator is now available on Steam. Along with simulating semi-realistic battles between factions like the Romans and the Spartans, Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator allows players to craft surreal scenarios, like seeing if a single super-powered chicken can take down an army of angry Vikings. If you looking for more serious strategy games, check out our list of the …

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Ultra ‘90s RPG Battle Chasers: Nightwar launches this October

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Following its successful Kickstarter back in the summer of 2015, the ‘90s comic Battle Chasers is set to return in videogame form later this year. Developed by Airship Syndicate and creator of the original comic Joe Madureira, Battle Chasers: Nightwar is coming to PC on October 3. See what else is on the horizon with this list of upcoming PC games. Combining elements of old-school 16-bit JRPGs with procedural generation …

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