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4% of all PC playtime in July was spent in PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds continues to be a breakaway success. New data detailing the game’s growth over the past three months shows that it’s continuing to grow at an almost alarming rate. If you want to help contribute to PUBG’s success, check out our PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds guide. In a press release from Newzoo – a company that provides market intelligence across the games market – reveals that, last month, the total time spent playing PUBG accounted for …

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Crash Bandicoot and Nintendo Have Boosted the UK Retail Market for July

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy and the launch of the Nintendo Switch and its games have helped July 2017 have a better retail market than this time last year. July tends to be a pretty quiet month for video games and the only notable game released in July 2016 was Star Wars: The Force Awakens. This helped the UK video game market generate £21.5m in game sales for that month but this year has done …

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From “Pong to Pokemon,” explore 50 years of electronic gaming at the Bullock Museum exhibit in Austin, opening Saturday, July 29

Opening Saturday, July 29, “Pong to Pokemon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming” will offer an interactive, inside look at the games that have shaped the past of electronic gaming and those that will shape its future, a release said. The Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin will host the exhibition, which will remain open until March 18, 2018. Admission ranges from $9-$13 and includes entrance to all special exhibits. “Pong to Pokemon” will include …

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The freshest My Nintendo rewards for July

Hello, fellow Squids! Researchers from the Squid Research Lab are very busy this weekend examining the progress and habits of Inklings in this new unexplored area of Inkopolis. Yet, somehow, an inkredible individual managed to get some goodies online for the North American My Nintendo site. Splatoon If you find yourself wanting a little help, a portion of Prima’s Splatoon 2 players guide is up for 10 Gold Points. Want the full digital version of …

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Hitman Update 1.12.1 For July Reduces Xbox One Load Times And More

Hitman received a new patch on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC which brings some quality of life improvements for the game. IO Interactive released the update today, and the two biggest changes are reduced load times for the Xbox One and an easier unlock process for Professional difficulty. Other changes the new patch brought to Hitman are smaller, but still very welcome. NPC enemies now have a slower fire rate with pistols and Agent …

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PC Games for the Single Players in July

Share Tweet Share Share Email As is frequently the case for the PC port of a popular title, OnlySP’s list of PC games this month is last, but certainly not least. Do not forget to check the earlier lists (PlayStation and Xbox One) for other games that might also hit the PC in July. YONDER: THE CLOUD CATCHER CHRONICLES Developed by Prideful Sloth—a team of three long-time industry veterans now …

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Destiny 2 open beta starts July 21 for PS4, Xbox One – here’s everything included in the betas

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 6 July 2017 18:59 GMT Those interested in trying out the Destiny 2 open beta on consoles will get their chance later this month. The Destiny 2 console open beta will take place globally on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on July 21-23. Of course, those who pre-order will gain early access to the beta on PlayStation 4 July 18 and on Xbox One July 19. Players will be able to …

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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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Circuit Breakers Hitting PS4 and Xbox One on July 25th

Triverske and Excalibur Games announced the console release date for its upcoming multi-player top down shoot ’em up Circuit Breakers. The game is scheduled to release on PS4 and Xbox One on July 25, 2017. Circuit Breakers was originally released in 2015 on PC and since its release has maintained a ‘Positive’ rating among Steam users. On Xbox One, Circuit Breakers will support up to six player couch co-op play, with the PS4 version of …

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Circuit Breakers Game Hits PS4 & Xbox One on July 25

Originally expected in February, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Circuit Breakers will release on July 25, Triverske and Excalibur Games announced today. Available on PC since 2015, Circuit Breakers is a Smash TV-inspired couch co-op top-down twin-stick shooter. The PS4 version supports up to four players locally, while the Xbox One versions supports up to six players locally. Here’s what to expect from Circuit Breakers’ gameplay and modes: Use a mighty array of devastating weaponry, and rack up combos and …

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Best 4th of July gaming desktop deals for 2017 starts at $480

For those who prefer a battlestation With Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrency mining in vogue right now, prices of video cards have skyrocketed. It makes little sense this Summer to build a simple gaming rig with an in-demand GPU like the GTX 1070 or 1060 with prices at least $100 more than they use to go for (in some cases $300+ more than ‘normal’). If you needed a new PC, however, there are some fairly …

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PS4 news: PlayStation Plus July update, PS5 release date, Crash Bandicoot on Xbox One | Gaming | Entertainment

The official PlayStation Plus July 2017 lineup has been announced is set to launch on Tuesday, July 4. While Games with Gold subscribers have already got access to the latest free Xbox One titles, PlayStation 4 owners have to wait until the monthly Sony store reset. This will occur next week and will set live another good month of free games on the PS4. Until Dawn and Game of Thrones will be free to download …

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Celebrate gaming’s real patriots this Fourth of July

Gaming’s heroes tend to be the least patriotic characters.  The hero is usually the type that bucks tradition – that says “no” to law and order and “yes” to self-sufficient, independent bad-assery. Even many of the more patriotic characters end up having a complex relationship with the nation/Empire they so fervently love, whether they’re a Master Chief or a Solid Snake.  There are a ton of religious zealots, priests, paladins, and gods, but those who …

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Video game releases for July 2017

Here are some of the big video game releases for the month of July 2017. Be sure to check out the list we put together of our most anticipated games of 2017 and subscribe to Polygon’s YouTube channel for tons of gaming videos. Also, here are the free games you get with your Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus subscriptions this month. For your movies and TV fix, here’s what is coming to and leaving your favorite streaming services next month. What …

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Nintendo games make an appearance at Summerfest this 4th of July weekend

Please enable Javascript to watch this video MILWAUKEE — Looking to take your Summerfest experience to the next level? If so, you need to stop by the Nintendo tent. When you step into the Nintendo tent at the Summerfest grounds, you’re walking into an arena of competition. “Yes! It’s Nintendo, it’s fun, we want people to share that fun with us!” Tour Manager, Marri Wright, said. This year Nintendo is showing off their brand new …

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