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Twitch competitor Steam.tv goes live, then gets taken down At the time, Steam.tv was only broadcasting The International, a major competition for the game Dota 2. CNET reported that you could log into your Steam account and access your friends list and groups. You could also watch the Dota 2 stream with friends, as well as participate in chat.
Review: South Park: The Fractured But Whole DLC: Bring the Crunch - Short Summer Camp - GameLuster Bring the Crunch is a short, simple DLC that adds interesting elements to the game’s mechanics but features a weak story. The creators might have been aware of this because the final boss has nothing to do with the murders in the camp and is only after Mintberry.
This Week In Indie Games: August 18 2018 feature For this recurring segment, we will be highlighting the five biggest stories on IndieDB for the prior week. Whether it's demo releases for upcoming indie games, Kickstarter campaign announcements, or important stories that affect the indie gaming as a whole, you'll find them rounded up here each week.
Graveyard Keeper For those with a love of inventory, a passion for crafting, a yearning for gathering, and an enthusiasm for management simulators, Graveyard Keeper is for you.
Msi Gl63 8rc A budget-minded 15.6-inch gaming notebook, the MSI GL63 doesn't offer enough 3D performance or pizzazz to stand out from the pack.
The best NVMe SSD Which are the best NVMe SSDs? Here are our picks for a wide variety of uses and budgets. Capacity: 1,000GB - Interface: M.2 PCIe x4 - Sequential IO: 3,400/2,500MB/s read/write - Random IO: 500K/450K IOPS read/write. If you're looking for the best overall NVMe SSD, Samsung is difficult to beat.
Iron Danger First Pre-Alpha Combat Gameplay Action Squad Studios has released the first combat gameplay footage from their upcoming tactical RPG Iron Danger. Check Out the Iron Danger First Pre-Alpha Combat Gameplay::. In the video, player characters enter the fray with a group of Northlanders; an invading army of mechanically enhanced soldiers.
Shenmue I & II Trailer - What is Shenmue? Episode 3: Combat & Mini-Games Sega has released the third in its series of Shenmue I and II trailers exploring the basics of the Shenmue saga with Ryo Hazuki English voice actor Corey Marshall. This time, it focuses on the combat systems and different mini-games players can spend time with in the world.
Beyond Blue 47 Minutes Ocean Swim-Through Video E-Line Media has released a 47-minute swim-through video of the ocean in its upcoming underwater exploration and adventure game Beyond Blue. Check Out the Beyond Blue 'Underwater Relaxation' Video::.
Vestaria Saga Coming West in 2019 - PC Strategy RPG by Fire Emblem Creator Vestaria Saga, the September 2016-released freeware PC game developed by Japanese studio Vestaria Project, is coming west via Steam in 2019, publisher Dangen Entertainment announced. Watch the Vestaria Saga English Announcement Trailer::. A free demo will be available via Steam on August 16.
THQ Nordic Acquires TimeSplitters and Second Sight IPs THQ Nordic has announced the acquisition of the cherished video games series Timesplitters and Second Sight. The agreement sees THQ Nordic become the owners of the intellectual property and the rights to create videogames based on the brands.
Open-World Viking RPG Rune Launches via Steam Early Access in September Rune, the open-world viking RPG previously titled Rune: Ragnarok from Human Head Studios, will launch via Steam Early Access in September, the company announced. Check Out the Rune 'Flicker of Light' Trailer::. A beta will begin on August 18 from 1:00 p.m.
This week's highs and lows in PC gaming Samuel Roberts: Nuclear options. At QuakeCon, Bethesda continued its dripfeed of Fallout 76 info, revealing what might be the most important thing about the game: how they're dealing with griefing. In short, being an asshole doesn't pay. In fact, it'll cost griefers caps, as a bounty will be put on their head paid for by their riches.
Action RPG Outward Announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC Deep Silver and Nine Dots Studio, together with Maximum Games, have announced their collaboration to publish the forthcoming open-world action RPG, Outward. The global publishing deal will cover the release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, in both physical and digital formats.
Strange Brigade Gameplay Overview Trailer Rebellion has released a new "101" gameplay trailer for its upcoming 1930s co-op shooter Strange Brigade. Watch the Strange Brigade Gameplay Overview Trailer::. The six-minute trailer features a full overview of the game, including new levels and the newly announced Score Attack and Horde Modes.
The best mid-tower case Some users prefer to build itty-bitty small form factor PCs with mini-ITX cases and others like to load up multiple graphics cards in large full towers. But the most commonly used case that's versatile enough for most situations is the ATX mid-tower case.
Fortnite Timed Trials - where to find them and how to complete them Here are all the locations for the Fortnite Timed Trials and what you need to do to complete them.
Why online multiplayer isn't for everybody 'Two of the biggest games right now, Fortnite and Player Unknown Battlegrounds are taking the gaming world by storm at the moment, but I for one am not rushing to participate. You see, I’m not a fan of online multiplayer.'
Biggest New Games of 2019 & Beyond: Resident Evil 2, DMC 5 & More All the new games of 2019 you should be keeping an eye out for, including those just a bit further in the distance.
Fallout 76, DOOM Eternal, Quakecon And More On BJ Shea's Geek Nation On KISW FM For his segment this week on BJ Shea’s Geek Nation on KISW FM; Gareth at Skewed and Reviewed discusses Fallout 76 and DOOM Eternal news from Quakecon, and he Red Dead Redemption 2 Gameplay trailer.
Every Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Character's First Appearance There are a lot of characters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate that hail from many different generations of gaming. Here is every character's first appearance.
ICEY Gets Japanese Audio As Sales Exceed 2 Million Today, the developers announced that the game’s success on the Nintendo Switch in the Japanese market has prompted them to localize the game in Japanese.
Microsoft confirms Halo: Infinite is indeed Halo 6 It's the next chapter in what is going on." Halo 5 ended with the Master Chief in dire straits. He had managed to fend off the Warden Eternal, only to be faced with a more dangerous - and sadly familiar - threat. While Halo: Infinite does look like a throwback to the original game, the story, at least, will continue where the Chief left off.
Who Watches The Watchmen? You, On HBO HBO has given a full series order to Watchmen, the upcoming TV series based on Alan Moore's famed graphic novel that redefined what a superhero comic could be. Many fans were disappointed by the movie adaption of Watchmen that came out in the 2000s, but this new series will sidestep that issue….by avoiding the comic's events altogether.
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