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  1. nguyen704

    WTS: Nintendo Switch - Animal Crossing Console and other Collector Edition Games

    WTS: Nintendo Switch - Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition (Brand New) AND Animal Crossing: New Horizons w/ Journal (Target Exclusive) PS4 Persona 5 Royal: Phantom Thieves Edition (Brand New) PS4 Resident Evil 3 Remake Collector's Edition (Only at GameStop, Brand New)
  2. cageymaru

    Senator to Introduce Bill to Ban Loot Boxes and Microtransactions Aimed at Children

    Senator Josh Hawley announced the introduction of legislation that would ban loot boxes, pay-to-win, and other monetization practices that target children. This includes video game industry practices that entice players to spend real money for competitive advantages over other players. Another...
  3. cageymaru

    The Making of Metro Exodus - Part Three

    4A Games has released the third and final installment of The Making of Metro Exodus series. Members of the development team talk about the different play styles the game supports such as stealth or run and gun and how choices presented in the game have true consequences in the game world. Other...
  4. cageymaru

    Twitch Streamer Ninja Made Close to $10 Million Last Year

    Twitch streamer and Fortnite personality Ninja has been interviewed by CNN where he revealed that he made close to $10 million last year. 70% of his income is from YouTube and Twitch, but he also has sponsors such as Samsung, Uber Eats, and Red Bull. His 20 million YouTube subscribers generate...
  5. cageymaru

    SOMA Is Free on GOG

    SOMA is free on GOG. https://www.gog.com/news/winter_sale_get_soma_for_free
  6. cageymaru

    DOOMBA Uses Roomba Data to Recreate Your Living Space in Doom

    DOOMBA is a utility for the classic video game Doom that brings a touch of home to its level design. By using a Roomba script, Noesis by Rich Whitehouse will allow you to "track your Roomba, store tracking data, allow you to visualize that data in a variety of ways, and, of course, turn that...
  7. cageymaru

    Doom Modder Uses Artificial Intelligence to Enhance the Textures of the Cult Classic

    A Doom modder named "hidfan" on the Doomworld forums has used artificial intelligence (A.I.) to increase the texture fidelity of the 1993 cult classic. The Doom Neural Upscale 2X mod uses a combination of Super Resolution from the NVIDIA GameWorks: Materials & Textures toolset and Topaz AI...
  8. cageymaru

    Fallout 76 Perks and Mutations Allow Players to Fly

    TYR on YouTube has created a guide to flying in Fallout 76. The exploit just requires that the player has mutations and perks that are easily found in the game. Fallout 76 - *Flying* Mutation Exploit Tutorial - (No Jetpack Needed) - OP Exploit. Yes... you read that title correct.... G'day guys...
  9. cageymaru

    Anno 1602 Is Free on the Ubisoft Store

    Anno 1602 is free on the Ubisoft Store. https://store.ubi.com/us/anno-1602/58ab345b6b54a4cc2a8b4567.html?lang=en_US
  10. cageymaru

    Heroes of the Storm Development Enters Long-Term Sustainability Mode

    Blizzard Entertainment has begun winding down the development of its MOBA; Heroes of the Storm. Some of the developers that were dedicated to Heroes of the Storm are being shifted to other teams that are working on live and unannounced games. Esports competitions for Heroes of the Storm such as...
  11. cageymaru

    The Archer Class Joins Black Desert Online

    Today Pearl Abyss, the Korean developer behind Black Desert Online has opened its first North American office in Manhattan Beach, California. This coincidences with its first global release of a new class; the Archer. Today the highly requested male Archer class becomes the 16th class in the...
  12. cageymaru

    NBC Sports and the NFL Use Video Game Soundtrack Without Permission

    Beat Games Studio co-founder and CEO Jaroslav Beck posted an excerpt from a NFL game where the music used in the clip is allegedly from his studio's game; Beat Saber. He politely asked NBC and NBC Sports in separate tweets to ask permission before using his game's music as this is clearly...
  13. cageymaru

    Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Expansion Has Been Announced

    Capcom has announced a new Monster Hunter World expansion set for release in 2019. Monster Hunter World: Iceborne will come to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in the autumn of 2019 with the PC release to follow. The paid DLC will feature winter themes, but Capcom isn't willing to discuss more at...
  14. cageymaru

    CS:GO Goes Free-To-Play and Adds Battle Royale Mode

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) has been transformed into a free-to-play title. Customers who already purchased the game will have "Prime Status" and gamers new to the series can purchase Prime Status for $14.99. An up to 18 player Battle Royale mode called "Danger Zone" has been added...
  15. cageymaru

    Quake Champions Dumps Loot Boxes for a Battle Pass

    The progression system in Quake Champions has been completely scrapped in favor of a linear Battle Pass system. Players will be able to complete challenges to unlock free cosmetics, and if they purchase the Battle Pass, they will be able to unlock even more cosmetic items. Luck and redundant...
  16. cageymaru

    Announcing the Epic Games Store

    Epic Games has announced its new, hand-curated Epic Games Store. The revenue split for the Epic Games Store will be 88% for the developers and Epic will receive 12%. There are no tiers or thresholds. If a project on the Epic Games Store uses Unreal Engine, Epic will cover the 5% engine royalty...
  17. cageymaru

    A Guide to Accessing PlayStation Classic Emulator Settings

    According to Nibel on Twitter, owners of the PlayStation Classic can access the emulator settings menu with certain USB keyboards. When a Logitech or Corsair keyboard is plugged into the retro console, users can hit the ESC key and bring up the emulator settings menu. From there, users can...
  18. cageymaru

    Here Is Battlefield V Multiplayer Running on the Linux Operating System

    GloriousEggroll on YouTube has uploaded a video of Battlefield V running on the Linux operating system with 1080p Ultra settings. Any stuttering seen in the video is common to DXVK due to the state cache building up. Once the state cache is built, the stutter goes away. His channel features many...
  19. cageymaru

    Bethesda to Issue Replacement Canvas Bags for the Fallout 76: Power Armor Edition

    Bethesda has announced via its Bethesda Support account on Twitter, that the company is finalizing manufacturing plans for replacement canvas bags for the Fallout 76: Power Armor Edition. Owners of the $200 collector's edition, who wish to receive the proper canvas bag, have to visit the...
  20. cageymaru

    Battlefield V Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture

    On December 4, 2018 DICE is taking down the Battlefield V servers for maintenance to roll out the new Battlefield V Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture Update for all platforms. This update will include a new map, a fresh untold War Story, and new rewards for completing challenges. The update is...
  21. cageymaru

    DICE and NVIDIA Collaborate to Increase DXR Performance in Battlefield V by up to 50%

    DICE and NVIDIA are collaborating to fix bugs and optimize Battlefield V to meet their performance goal of running DXR, real-time ray tracing, at 60+ FPS. This work has created performance uplifts of up to 50% in some problematic areas of the game. The companies are expected to continue this...
  22. cageymaru

    Tickets to Compete in the Mario Kart Inspired Mushroom Rally Are Now on Sale

    16 cities have been designated as stops for the Mushroom Rally in 2019. These races are an opportunity for Mario Kart fans to experience the Nintendo video game in real life by racing go-karts on a go-kart track. The finalists from the 16 heats in 16 cities will be invited to the finals in sin...
  23. cageymaru

    ACG Reviews Darksiders III

    ACG on Youtube reviews Darksiders III and gives it his "Buy, Wait for Sale, Rent, Never Touch?" rating. Don't forget to install the latest NVIDIA driver as it is optimized specifically for the best experience in Darksiders III. Karak sits down to discuss Darksiders 3 for review of this game...
  24. cageymaru

    The Steam Autumn Sale Has Commenced

    The Steam Autumn Sale has begun. What game(s) are you considering to purchase? Which website(s) do you use to make sure you're getting the best deal? The Steam Autumn Sale ends November 27th at 10 a.m. Pacific.
  25. cageymaru

    No Man's Sky Visions Trailer

    Here is the trailer for No Man's Sky Visions which launches with game version 1.75. The patch notes for the update are found at the bottom of the page in the link. Discover a more varied, more diverse universe in the Visions update. Introducing new environmental biomes, new planet types, more...
  26. cageymaru

    Ubisoft Backtracks on Recently Announced Aesthetic Changes to Rainbow Six Siege

    Ubisoft has decided to revert recently announced aesthetic changes to Rainbow Six Siege that were implemented to meet compliance requirements and regulations in certain Asian territories. Why are they doing this? The community let the development team know that they wanted the original art style...
  27. cageymaru

    Sony Releases 'Mishear Rap' Advertising Campaign for PlayStation Classic

    Here is a video of the 'Mishear Rap' advertising campaign in Japan for the PlayStation Classic. Thanks to Gematsu for the translation. Never change Japan. Never ever change! In it, Japanese actor Taiga plays a businessman who goes to a bar with his co-workers after work. During their chat, his...
  28. cageymaru

    Owners of Classic Total War Games Get Free Definitive Edition Upgrade

    Owners of the classic Total War games such as Total War: Empire, Total War: Napoleon, and Total War: Medieval II have had their licenses upgraded to the Definitive Edition for free. This means that all of the previously released DLC for those games has been added to the owner's Steam library. I...
  29. cageymaru

    Darksiders 3: Fury's Apocalypse Countdown to Launch Trailer

    Here is the Darksiders 3: Fury's Apocalypse Countdown to Launch trailer. The game launches on November 27, 2018. Thanks Blade-Runner . Fury's apocalypse is set to rain down. The long-awaited action-adventure sequel arrives on November 27.
  30. cageymaru

    Here Is the Sunset Overdrive Windows 10 PC Launch Trailer

    Here is the launch trailer for the PC version of Sunset Overdrive for Windows 10. The game releases today and is $19.99. The city's overrun with mutants. Problem? Not for you. Sunset Overdrive is an open-world playground of post-apocalyptic possibilities. Vault, grind & wall-run while using a...
  31. cageymaru

    Battlefield V - Official Launch Trailer

    Here is the official launch trailer for the game Battlefield V. I tried to ignore it, but after watching Twitch streams of it last night, I'll be in the trenches on November 20th. RTX on / RTX off! Battlefield V is out worldwide November 20. Battlefield V is World War 2 like you've never...
  32. cageymaru

    Windows PC Version of Sunset Overdrive Receives a Mature Rating by ESRB

    The ESRB has placed a Mature 17+ rating on the Windows PC version of Sunset Overdrive. It earned this rating because of dismemberment, porn references, cursing and drug references. No release date or acknowledgement of existence has been found other than the ESRB rating. Anyone think it is...
  33. cageymaru

    Fallout 76 Has Built in Speed Hacks Because the Physics Engine Is Tied to Its Framerate

    According to PC beta testers for the game Fallout 76, Bethesda has tied the physics engine of the multiplayer game to its framerate. By simply editing a .ini file or pointing the camera at the ground, players are able to attack and run at bionic man speeds. Bethesda promises to have a fix for...
  34. cageymaru

    EA Discusses the Battlefield V Progress and Economy Systems

    EA has created a blog post about the upcoming Battlefield V progression system and economy. They explain how unlocks through game play and real world currency will work. They emphasize that neither Battlefield Currency or real-world money will give a player an unfair advantage over another...
  35. cageymaru

    A New Brutal Doom Beta Build Is Available for Download

    A new beta build of Brutal Doom is available for download according to DSO Gaming. The patch notes have various fixes for texture error messages as well as a bug in Revenant Mode. Aim down sights is no longer a toggle to make the game feel more modern. These were in response to the release of...
  36. cageymaru

    Twitch Announces Multiple Exciting Features for Live- Streams at TwitchCon 2018

    At TwitchCon 2018, Twitch announced several new features to make live-streaming more exciting for the audience. In turn it is expected that these new features will generate more traffic and revenue for streamers. The first feature called Squad Stream will allow up to 4 streamers to stream...
  37. cageymaru

    Atomic Heart Artistic Trailer

    Mundfish has released its latest trailer for the game Atomic Heart. The trailer emphasizes the art style of the game where good can quickly turn to evil in a blink of the eye. Atomic Heart is an adventure first-person shooter, events of which unfold in an alternative universe, during the high...
  38. cageymaru

    Here Is an Early Build of the "Beyond the Baltic Sea" DLC for Euro Truck Simulator 2

    The developers of Euro Truck Simulator 2 have decided to release some footage of their upcoming map expansion called Beyond the Baltic Sea. The DLC will feature locations within Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland, and parts of Russia. It is expected to launch on the Steam Store later this...
  39. cageymaru

    A Sneak Peek at SEGA's Cancelled Shenmue HD Remaster

    The crew at Digital Foundry was sent a work-in-progress video of an early HD remake of the cult classic game Shenmue. It seems that SEGA had commissioned UK developer d3t initially to create a complete remaster of the game with better environment maps, crisper textures, and HD graphics; but...
  40. cageymaru

    SEGA Sheds Light on Industry Approach to Localization and Worldwide Sales

    The SEGA Sammy Group has released the corporation's financial statements which contain insights into how Japanese games have fared in the West. Persona 5 which recently launched in 2017 has sold 2.2 million copies worldwide due to the effort put into translating the IP into English, traditional...
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