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This Land Is My Land is an open-world stealth game set in the Wild West

If you regularly spit chewing tobacco into a tin at your local high noon saloon, then you might want to take a look at This Land Is My Land, a newly announced open world western from Game Labs. It looks darn pretty and aims to give a new perspective on the American frontier. While most westerns put you in the saddle of a cowboy, This Land has you play a Native American. According to This …

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PUBG Xbox One Release Date Set For December

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds now has an Xbox One release date. During Paris Games Week, developer Bluehole revealed that the phenomenally popular battle royale game launches in early access for the console on December 12 for $30. Beginning that day, Xbox One players will be able to play PUBG via the Xbox Game Preview program. Bluehole also says that it’s “on track” to release the 1.0 PC version in late December. While the developer is working on …

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Nintendo Switch Still Has Eyes Set On Netflix, Says Reggie Fils-Aime

by Liana Ruppert | October 28, 2017 The Nintendo Switch continues to be a huge hit with gamers everywhere, and the inclusion of more third party support than ever before is only increasing its popularity. But what about the other services that Nintendo has discussed in the past? With the Switch’s easy portability, video streaming services such as Netflix would be a functional addition to the platform but the subject has been a silent one. …

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Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is set to break even more than three months ahead of schedule

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube   Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is set to break even months ahead of schedule. In an interview with Venturebeat, the game’s chief creative director Tameem Antoniades says sales have been better than expected. Players loved Hellblade’s depiction of mental health. Antoniades says “I think it’s almost broken even, or it’s about to break even in the next couple of weeks.” That’s much faster than the team were expecting, as Antoniades goes …

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Why Massimo Guarini set up Last Day of June developer Ovosonico

Let’s get one thing out of way: yes, Ovosonico is based in a villa on the outskirts of Milan. It’s a change of pace from what we normally see in development studios. We’re used to seeing coders based out of their bedrooms and we’ve visited our fair share of triple-A studios based in skyscrapers, via indie start-ups in East London workspaces. But a villa? That’s different. “It comes from my background. I worked and lived …

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SK Gaming and Team Envy kick off ECS Season 4 with a set of wins

Season four of FACEIT’s Esports Championship Series began Friday Oct. 6, and SK Gaming and Team Envy already lead their regions after the first week of online competition. SK took first place in the North American region in this past weekend’s matches, while Envy did the same in Europe—both with 3-1 win-loss records. SK initially traded matches with Ghost Gaming, but they later defeated Immortals in two consecutive games. Similarly, Envy won their first set …

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A Case of Distrust is an adventure game made of silhouettes set in 1920s San Francisco

For a game that’s almost entirely driven by text, it’s surprising how evocative A Case of Distrust can be. Structurally it’s a pulpy, 1920s detective story set in smoky San Francisco. You’re a private eye who’s been off the beat for far too long, so instead of a bloody glove or a smoking gun, the game opens with you trying to use your sleuthing skills to convince your cat that there isn’t any food left …

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Nintendo has set up a special Miiverse channel to mourn the service’s imminent end • Eurogamer.net

Nintendo’s great Miiverse experiment, in which the company made the bold, absurdly ambitious move to establish its own game-related social media service for Wii U and 3DS, was equal parts brilliant and baffling. In its heyday, it was a truly wonderful place, alive with japes, jokes, memes, often incredible drawings, and infused with a real community spirit; at its still-endearing worst, it bought us the likes of “Y can’t Metroid crawl”. Sadly, the whole beautiful …

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Hand of Fate 2 set for November 7 release as Xbox One X launch title

Hand of Fate 2, the sequel to the original 2015 action RPG, will land in November. Hand of Fate 2 will officially land as an Xbox One X launch title on November 7. The game’s developer, Defiant Development, has announced that Hand of Fate 2 will take advantage of the new console’s beefed up specs to run in 4K resolution. Hand of Fate 2 is the follow-up to 2015’s Hand of Fate. Like the original, …

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Middle East and North Africa take their turn in this set of mobile gaming award nominations

The International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA) has announced its second annual nominees for games developed in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Its 52 nominees come from 14 different countries, with the most nominees hailing from Iran. The winners will be announced on November 11 at an awards ceremony in Amman, Jordan, and they will also become eligible to be considered for an IMGA Global award next year in early 2018. IMGA is a …

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How to Set up Two-Factor Authentication for Your Nintendo Account

Using two-factor authentication is an easy way to keep your various online accounts safe from would-be intruders, one that forces you to provide a second code with your password whenever you sign in. Up until now, Nintendo was the only one of the three major console manufacturers to not offer it, but this recently changed. Here’s how to set up two-factor authentication for your Nintendo Account. Downloading Google Authenticator Sony’s two-factor authentication uses your mobile …

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The voice actor strike is finally set to end with a new agreement

The voice actors’ strike is tentatively scheduled to come to an end, as SAG-AFTRA has reached an agreement with the 11 game companies they began striking against on October 21, 2016. The tentative agreement was made on Saturday, granting several—but not all—of the terms the union had been striking for. Check out the upcoming PC games. A new bonus structure will see additional payments to actors based on the number of sessions worked, starting with …

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Nazara gets set to play for gaming industry’s first Rs 1,000-crore IPO

BENGALURU: Mumbai-based Nazara Technologies has roped in ICICI Securities and Edelweiss Financial Services for a Rs 1,000-crore IPO by the end of financial year, in what could be the first public listing in the gaming space, according to two sources familiar with the development. Founded in 2000 by Nitish Mittersain, Nazara could be valued at Rs 3,000-3,500 crore which is expected to give investor WestBridge Capital a whopping 75-80 times return on its 12-year-old bet. …

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How to set up Steam Link

Windows may have the most robust library of games in the world, but many people enjoy playing games in the living room—yes, even PC gamers. Valve, the company behind Steam, helps its users cross the bridge between computers and couches with the Steam Link ($50 or less on Amazon), a diminutive set-top box that streams games from your gaming PC straight to your TV. We’ll go over how to set it up, but first, let’s …

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Fortnite is set to be Epic’s most successful ever game

Fortnite is on track to be Epic Games’ most successful game ever. In an interview with GamesBeat, the company’s CEO Tim Sweeney said that by the end of the year the survival game will have outperformed all of the studio’s other titles. Check out our Fortnite Guide. Fortnite’s launch was so successful that Epic weren’t fully prepared. “Several times more users than we expected came in,” Sweeney says. “We had to really scramble to keep …

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