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The sad, slow death of Lego Dimensions


Toys-to-life franchise Lego Dimensions has drawn to a close, a year earlier than originally planned. Publisher Warner Bros. is yet to officially confirm the cancellation, but the writing has been on the wall for some time – and sources close to the company have told Eurogamer the series is no ...

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Minecraft's Better Together Update is a mess on console


When Microsoft announced Minecraft’s Better Together update, fans cheered. Minecraft feels built for cross-network play. It’s the world’s biggest family game, an experience designed with collaborative play in mind, and now truly open to everyone regardless of device (except PlayStation). At least, that’s how it seemed. Sadly, the edition which ...

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Nintendo unveils a Pokémon themed New 2DS XL

Plus new Ultra Beasts confirmed for Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. By Martin Robinson Published 13/09/2017 Nintendo has announced an all-new Pokball-themed 2DS XL that will launch alongside this autumn’s Pokmon Ultra Sun and Pokmon Ultra Moon. Alongside the announcement of the new hardware, some slim details were revealed about ...

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Rogue Trooper Redux review


War is hell. But sometimes the view is spectacular. One of the most memorable things about Rogue Trooper first time round, on PS2 and Xbox in 2006, was its beautifully realised prog-rock skybox, a gorgeous, pulsing black hole haloed by sparkling particles that lazily waltzed in slow, chromatic eddies. The ...

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Here's a good look at Warhammer Quest 2 gameplay

Out in October 2017. By Wesley Yin-Poole Published 15/09/2017 Here’s a couple of minutes of gameplay for Warhammer Quest 2, the turn-based strategy game for mobile devices. In the video below, developer Ben Murch narrates movement and combat, before briefly showing off spells, bombs and fire damage. The game looks ...

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CD Projekt Red: "This approach to making games is not for everyone"

Some recent team-leader level departures from Cyberpunk 2077 led to speculation there was trouble in paradise – and paradise began sounding worse and worse the more CD Projekt Red company reviews on employee feedback site Glassdoor I read. Evidently the groundswell of negativity and whispering rose to such a level ...

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Surprise! Minecraft is coming to New 3DS today

But not the old 3DS. By Jeffrey Matulef Published 14/09/2017 A 3DS edition of Minecraft was just announced, and then revealed to be launching later today on the eShop. The surprise unveiling happened during a Nintendo Direct livestream tonight. Word of warning though, Minecraft will only run on the New ...

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The Evil Within 2 physical launch sales quarter of original


Middle-earth: Shadow of War and The Evil Within 2 both entered the UK chart this week – but with very different fortunes. Shadow of War launched in second place. Its physical sales were down slightly on console compared to 2014’s Shadow of Mordor, but this could be put down to ...

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