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This New Nintendo Game Is Basically A Cross Between The Sims And Animal Crossing

Nintendo’s all-new 3DS game, Ever Oasis, has dropped and it’s an adventure role-playing and town management game: so, basically a cross between Animal Crossing and The Sims! It’s being developed by Grezzo, the team who brought The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D and Majora’s Mask 3D to the Nintendo 3DS. “Taking the role of a plant-like Seedling, the player must team up with the Water Spirit Esna in order to build a new oasis in …

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Model train set game Tracks is getting an expanded commercial release

You might have seen me single out model train set game Tracks as part of the Free Games of the Week, or the PC Gamer magazine’s Top 10 Downloads section, so I’m pleased to hear that the free prototype is being expanded and made into a commercial release. In the free version, you can build a pleasingly tactile model train network out of wooden parts, but in the full game you’ll then be able to …

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Start summer with big savings on Steam, Sonic, and more of the best game deals

The big deal news this week is without a doubt the Steam Summer Sale that launched on Thursday, but there’s several other deals also worth checking out. Score discounts on hardware and accessories including gaming controllers and charging stations, and video game titles including the Hitman and Sonic the Hedgehog franchises. Hardware & Accessories Games Miscellaneous Looking for tech deals? Check out The Verge’s roundup here. Polygon Deals is a weekly roundup of the best …

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Microsoft’s ‘Play Anywhere’ program fails to attract big game studios

Microsoft’s year-old Play Anywhere program lets people play video games on both a console and a PC. But big game studios haven’t opted in. By Seattle Times technology reporter A year in, Microsoft’s bid to link personal computer and Xbox gaming is still a work in progress. At the E3 trade show a year ago, Microsoft introduced “Play Anywhere,” a program that lets people buy a game digitally through the Xbox store, and play it …

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Fan Transforms Old Game Boy Advance SP Into A Nintendo Switch Dock

This used to be an ordinary Game Boy SP until DIY-er Alexander Blake decided to make it into a retro-accessory for his Switch. It’s a lot more work and less sturdy than the one that comes packaged with the console, but you have to admit it looks way cooler. “In the process of tinkering with a second Nintendo Switch Dock, I realized the circuit board was pretty much the exact same size as a Gameboy …

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Rockstar Games, Take Two seem to back off of PC game modders

Now, after revolt by players including a campaign of bad ratings for the GTA games on Steam and a Change.org petition with over 77,000 signatures, Rockstar Games may have worked out a solution. A post on its support forum today said that Take Two has agreed that it will “generally” not take legal action against third party projects as long as they meet certain guidelines. After discussions with Take-Two, Take-Two has agreed that it generally …

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Titanfall 2’s next update introduces another map from the first game

Titanfall 2’s next update is set to launch on June 27, and in keeping with previous updates it will introduce a map from the previous game. The War Games map was a DLC-only map in the first Titanfall, but it was also among the most visually striking, with its mix of steely architecture and fluorescent-hued gridded walls. “Pilots on the Frontier frequently use simulator pods to train, using life-like recreations of historical battles as combat …

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Epic’s PS4/PC Game Paragon Adds Free, Recon-Focused Character Next Week

Paragon, Epic Games’ PS4 and PC MOBA, is getting a new Hero next week, and this one’s a ranged character. Called Wraith, he’ll be patched into the game on June 27. According to Epic, Wraith’s specialty is reconnaissance. In the game’s lore, Wraith graduated from the Echelon special operations program, where he was taught by another Hero, Kallari. But while Kallari is an assassin, Wraith’s abilities focus more on surveilling the battlefield and opposing Heroes. …

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EXEO Modular Gaming Controllers Allow You to Design Your Own Controller for Each Game

EXEO is a range of modular gaming controllers focused on providing ultimate realism to the gamers of today by recreating in-game interactions in real life. This means that if you are playing a medieval game, you should feel like you’re holding a sword, and if you are playing a racing game, you should feel like you’re holding a steering wheel. With its modules, EXEO builds a new relationship with the gamers, where they have the …

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BioWare’s Anthem game UPDATE – EA planning big DLC for Xbox One X and PS4 hit? | Gaming | Entertainment

Anthem was used during Microsoft’s E3 event to showcase the power of the Xbox One X, with incredible graphics captured in-game used to stun audiences. It’s a gorgeous, action-RPG from the Mass Effect makers set in a huge sci-fi open-world where players take control of exosuit wielding warriors. The game has only just been revealed, but EA have already revealed they have a ten-year plan in place for the game. Rarely is a game still …

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Win one of 100 Steam keys to play the first hour of beautiful narrative-puzzle game Aporia!

Do games have too many words? If you think they do then Aporia: Beyond the Valley should be right up your street. It’s a first-person puzzle game that’ll be available for PC on July 19th but there’s an hour-long demo you can play right now – all you have to do is enter our giveaway below. Aporia tells its story without any words, instead asking you to piece together its narrative by exploring non-linear environments, …

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Free Friday The 13th Game DLC Out Now On PC/PS4 As Apology For Server Issues

Update: The free Friday the 13th: The Game update has been released on PS4 and PC, but Xbox One players will have to continue to wait. As explained in a post on the game’s Facebook page, the patch did not pass Microsoft’s certification process, meaning it will need to be amended and resubmitted. Studio head Wes Keltner explained, “This was due in part to some instability of the new content and the memory leak issue …

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Nintendo Switch EShop Adds Another New Game

The Nintendo Switch eShop is now home to another new game. It’s the first release of the week, with at least one more still to come to the platform. Cave Story+ is now available for Switch. This is an enhanced edition of the acclaimed action-platformer originally released in 2004, which has gone on to be released for numerous systems. Cave Story+ launched for PC in 2011 and featured various improvements and additional modes added in …

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Fortnite is an Xbox One game you need to keep an eye on

Long in the making, Epic Games’ upcoming action game Fortnite is finally coming to Xbox One and PC this July. Not only did we play it and have an incredible time at E3, we learned lots of details about how this one will take full advantage of the Xbox One X’s horsepower. Built over more than a fortnight Fortnite comes from Polish developer People Can Fly (which also developed Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition) and Epic …

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Can we get a Judge Dredd game? “Yes, we can.”

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Rebellion, the publisher-developers who own the British comic 2000 AD and, thus, Judge Dredd, are considering a game based on the incorruptible judge, jury, and executioner. It will be a happy day when we can add Judge Dredd to our list of upcoming PC games. We had a nice chat with Rebellion CEO Jason Kingsley at E3, where his company were showing their forthcoming titles Rogue Trooper Redux and Strange …

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