• North Korea to hold mass games for first time in five years, tour group says - CNN

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    (CNN) North Korea will hold its famous Mass Games for the first time in five years in September, a Western-run tour group told CNN. Pyongyang's Mass Games have historically involved more than 100,000 performers participating in a grandiose, flamboyant ...
  • Houston's win streak ends at 12 games with loss to Rays - Sportsnet.ca

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    Houston's win streak ends at 12 games with loss to Rays
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    Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win to snap a 12-game winning streak by the Houston Astros. Associated Press June 20, 2018, 12:08 AM. Associated Press June 20, 2018, 12:08 AM.
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  • It's all fun and big-league games as Canadian Mike Soroka returns to Toronto - Toronto Star

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    It's all fun and big-league games as Canadian Mike Soroka returns to Toronto
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    For Mike Soroka, the Atlanta Braves' 20-year-old right-hander, it was going to be a tough act to follow. The Calgary native on Tuesday became the second Canadian pitcher to start a game at Rogers Centre in 2018. The first, Seattle left-hander James ...and more »
  • Amazon has select Bethesda video games on sale for 20%-40% off - Mashable

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    Amazon has select Bethesda video games on sale for 20%-40% off
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    Coming on the heels of E3 2018, there have been sales on everything in gaming from consoles to pre-orders to the games themselves. This has made June a great time to load up on some of the games that you may have missed over the last year. Bethesda ...
    Bethesda's VR Games Have Sold Very WellComicbook.comall 3 news articles »
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  • 16 Studios Removing Alleged Spyware From PC Games After Fan Outcry [UPDATE] - Kotaku

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    16 Studios Removing Alleged Spyware From PC Games After Fan Outcry [UPDATE]
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    In Mario Kart, red shells target your nearest rival and ruthlessly stop them in their tracks. Everybody hates them. Marketing company Red Shell, meanwhile, helps video game companies more accurately target potential customers with their ads. This fact ...
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  • This European City Just Digitized Itself For AR, VR, Games (Think Fortnite In A Real City) - Forbes

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    This European City Just Digitized Itself For AR, VR, Games (Think Fortnite In A Real City)
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    Second Life was a fantasy world, a frontrunner in creating virtual worlds for human creativity to thrive. Modern technologies like augmented reality and mixed reality, however, are combining real and virtual elements to create exciting new ...and more »
  • World Cup 2018: Russia win first two games, but are they good or lucky? - BBC Sport

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    World Cup 2018: Russia win first two games, but are they good or lucky?
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    Russia were expected to be one of the worst sides ever to host the World Cup - they've proven a few people wrong. Coming into the tournament as the lowest-ranked nation and in dismal form, they were the "butt of jokes" and "seemed so hopeless and ...and more »
  • Steam's new tool shows how much money you've blown on games - TNW

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    Steam's new tool shows how much money you've blown on games
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    Valve recently added a new feature to Steam that shows how much money you've thrown down the black hole that is gaming — on the Steam store, anyway. The “External Funds Used” tool has existed for a few weeks, but was only spotted by VentureBeat this ...
    Steam now tells you exactly how much you've spent on games ...TechRadarall 13 news articles »
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  • A Bunch Of PS4's Best Games Are Down to $20 With 'PlayStation Hits,' Here They All Are: - Forbes

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    A Bunch Of PS4's Best Games Are Down to $20 With 'PlayStation Hits,' Here They All Are:
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    I envy those with the self-control to avoid playing games at launch. Everythings only gets better after a year or so. You get games with fewer bugs and more post-launch content, and with a few exceptions, you get them for a fraction of the price. That ...
    Forget 2018 — early 2019 is full of huge blockbuster gamesBusiness Insider
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  • What GameStop's potential buyout could mean for how you buy games - GamesRadar

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    What GameStop's potential buyout could mean for how you buy games
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    The days when having a video game store meant extravagant midnight launches and the smell of mall carpet intermingling with plastic cases are well and truly behind us. And if you don't believe that, here's some potentially upsetting news: GameStop may ...
    Exclusive: GameStop in talks with buyout firms after drawing interest - sourcesReuters
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  • World Cup 2018: Lawro's predictions - second group games - BBC Sport

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    World Cup 2018: Lawro's predictions - second group games
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    This World Cup has seen plenty of surprise results in the opening games, but will they continue? BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson said: "Some of the big teams have stuttered so far but I think you can put that down to it being so early in the ...and more »
  • Free New Xbox One Games With Gold Now Available For June 2018 - GameSpot

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    Free New Xbox One Games With Gold Now Available For June 2018
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    Some links to supporting retailers are automatically made into affiliate links, and GameSpot may receive a small share of those sales. The month is half over, which means Xbox Live Gold subscribers can now download two more freebies. As usual, one is ...and more »
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  • Some of Bethesda's best games are on sale for up to 40 percent off at Amazon - Polygon

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    Some of Bethesda's best games are on sale for up to 40 percent off at Amazon
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    Bethesda had a very good E3 this year. More Doom, more Wolfenstein, more Fallout and more Elder Scrolls are coming our way. After that press conference, it's hard not to get hype about the newest additions to Bethesda's biggest franchises. To celebrate ...and more »
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 Publisher Defends Single-Player Games - IGN

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    Red Dead Redemption 2 Publisher Defends Single-Player Games
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    By Nick Santangelo With traditionally single-player game studios like Bethesda Softworks and BioWare showcasing persistent-world multiplayer games at E3 2018, single-player-only games' viability is once again a topic of discussion. But despite his ...and more »
  • Developers Say Twitch is Hurting Single-Player Games - IGN

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    Developers Say Twitch is Hurting Single-Player Games
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    By Alanah Pearce At every video game event I've been to for the past six months, including this year's E3, I've asked a wide variety of game developers about the future of single-player games. Even though we're still getting enormous single-player ...
  • You Can Play All Your Favorite Retro Video Games on This Single System - Esquire.com

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    You Can Play All Your Favorite Retro Video Games on This Single System
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    Peter Allen said it best: everything old is new again. That's why the Nintendo NES Classic flew off the shelves. Then the SNES Classic. And the Mega Drive Mini. It seems most of us are trying to reclaim some fragment of our youth, and the way things ...and more »
  • A Visual History of Mario Sports Games - IGN

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    A Visual History of Mario Sports Games
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    By Jake Russell Tapleshay Nintendo realized Mario's potential outside of traditional platforming games pretty early on. The success of Super Mario Kart early in the life of the SNES proved that the mascot was malleable enough to tackle a wide array of ...
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  • Stressful Games Help Me Relax - Kotaku

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    Stressful Games Help Me Relax
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    Every day after E3, I loaded up my run of Stardew Valley on Switch. I optimized my crop layouts, looked up which plants were most profitable, and grinded in the dungeon until I could upgrade all my farming tools twice over. It was probably the most ...
  • The Best, Worst, And Weirdest Jurassic Park Games - Kotaku

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    The Best, Worst, And Weirdest Jurassic Park Games
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    This year is the 25th anniversary of the release of the original Jurassic Park film and the start of a massive franchise. Four films, with a fifth film releasing later this month and a sixth film already planned, multiple comic books, toys and of ...
    Jurassic World Evolution becomes two games for two different playersPolygon
    The Science Behind Jurassic World: How Dinosaurs Could Be Making a Comeback in the Next Five YearsPeople Mag
  • Why Are We Pretending Destiny 2's Guided Games Isn't Just Matchmaking, But Slower - Forbes

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    Why Are We Pretending Destiny 2's Guided Games Isn't Just Matchmaking, But Slower
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    With Destiny 2's progression locked almost entirely into milestones, and me being a super infrequent raider, I've realized that time is running out for me to get my characters up to the cap before the Forsaken expansion comes out. A stupid goal ...
  • Biggest games at E3 2018 - Windows Central

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    Biggest games at E3 2018
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    As E3 2018 comes to a close, we're looking back at the most exciting-looking games revealed at the show! Jez Corden. 19 Jun 2018 6. E3 2018 is coming to a close, and we got a glimpse at how the gaming industry is going to batter our wallets in the next ...and more »
  • The 14 best video games of E3 2018 - The Guardian

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    The 14 best video games of E3 2018
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    An expansive third-person action game set on foreign planets, Anthem rides the coattails of Destiny, The Division and Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands, and promises wide multiplayer support that will continue long after it launches . At first glance ...
  • There's more to battle royale games than Fortnite and PUBG - The Verge

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    There's more to battle royale games than Fortnite and PUBG
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    Fortnite is the biggest game on the planet right now. It's played by more than 125 million people, including a host of celebrities, and it dominates services like Twitch. While Fortnite and its predecessor PUBG popularized the battle royale genre ...
    Fortnite 4.4 patch notes news as Epic Games confirm downtimeExpress.co.uk
    Fortnite's builder accidentally makes a swastika, Epic Games will fix itVG247
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  • 'It consumed my life': inside a gaming addiction treatment centre - The Guardian

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    'It consumed my life': inside a gaming addiction treatment centre
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    Spotting the difference between obsession and addiction can be hard when it comes to games. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo. Ian* was in his 20s when he started gaming in the mid-1990s. A long-time interest in building PCs had developed into an initially ...
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    Playing video games too much might lead to a real problem, World Health Organization saysABC News
  • The Most Promising Indie Games That Showed Up at E3 - WIRED

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    The Most Promising Indie Games That Showed Up at E3
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    E3 is widely considered a conference for big games, and understandably so; the largest publishers in the industry dominate the event, debuting trailers and news for the most expensive and expansive videogames they could possibly produce. But it's not ...
    8 of the best indie games from E3 2018Red Bull
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  • X Games will return to Boise in 2019 - KTVB.com

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    X Games will return to Boise in 2019
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    The Road to X Games will go through Boise again next year. During Saturday morning's opening ceremonies for the Road to X Games: Boise Qualifier, ESPN and the City of Boise announced that an agreement had been reached for Rhodes Skate Park to ...
    Road to X Games: Boise Qualifier – Sabre Norris, Tristan Rennie and Mykel Larrin Secure Invites to X Games ...ESPN MediaZoneall 7 news articles »
  • Road to X Games goes through Boise - KTVB.com

    Road to X Games goes through Boise
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    The City of Boise and ESPN announced Saturday that they've agreed to have an X Games qualifying event at Rhodes Skate Park again in 2019. Published: 5:10 PM MDT June 16, 2018. Related Videos. Road to X Games goes through Boise · LOCAL.
  • Today's state prep baseball title games delayed for weather - Minneapolis Star Tribune

    Today's state prep baseball title games delayed for weather
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    The start of the high school baseball state championship games Saturday at Target Field was delayed more than four hours due to weather. The Class 1A game, originally scheduled for 10 a.m. got underway just after 2:20 p.m.. The Class 2A game started at ...
  • Ice baths, family time and a limit on computer games - how England's players will recover throughout the World Cup - Telegraph.co.uk

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    Ice baths, family time and a limit on computer games - how England's players will recover throughout the World Cup
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    Four weeks after reporting for national duty at St George's Park, England's young lions will enter Monday's first game as physically and scientifically prepared as any previous World Cup hopefuls. Dave Reddin, the Football Association's head of team ...and more »
  • List of group stage games to be played on Day 4 of FIFA World Cup - Economic Times

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    List of group stage games to be played on Day 4 of FIFA World Cup
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    Brazil's quest for World Cup redemption begins Sunday. So does Germany's title defense. The nations are forever linked by Germany's 7-1 humiliation of host Brazil in the 2014 World Cup semifinals. This year's Brazil squad is stacked with talented ...and more »
  • Steam will restrict achievements to curb 'fake games' - Polygon

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    Steam will restrict achievements to curb 'fake games'
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    Valve Corp. has notified developers that some games available over the Steam marketplace will now be restricted to 100 achievements, and that feature will be subject to other constraints, as part of efforts to thwart “fake games” on the platform. It's ...and more »
  • Western baseball league announces rebrand, All-Star games in ... - CTV News

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    Western baseball league announces rebrand, All-Star games in ...
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    The Western Major Baseball League is rebranding and bringing back its All-Star game.and more »
  • Taxi mows down several pedestrians in Moscow during World Cup games - CNBC

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    Taxi mows down several pedestrians in Moscow during World Cup games
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    The driver of a taxi that ran into a crowd in central Moscow on Saturday tried to run away, but was caught and detained by police, a witness at the scene told Reuters. Moscow authorities said the taxi driver probably lost control of the vehicle, and ...and more »
  • Daily Deals: E3 2018 Games for Preorder, Nintendo Digital Sale, 4K LED TV Under $900 - IGN

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    Daily Deals: E3 2018 Games for Preorder, Nintendo Digital Sale, 4K LED TV Under $900
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    By Alex Osborn Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Like us on Facebook and follow ...
  • Most anticipated Xbox One games launching next week: Grab the Bottle, Slime-san, and more - Windows Central

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    Most anticipated Xbox One games launching next week: Grab the Bottle, Slime-san, and more
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    Every week, numerous games launch on Xbox One, but which ones truly stand out? Here are some of the most anticipated titles launching across Microsoft's platforms next week. Asher Madan. 16 Jun 2018 3. Next week we have no new "AAA" releases on ...
  • Ousted Former CEO Sues Telltale Games - Variety

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    Ousted Former CEO Sues Telltale Games
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    Former Telltale Games CEO Kevin Bruner recently filed a breach-of-contract complaint against the studio he co-founded in 2004. According to Marin County, Calif. court documents, Bruner asserts that he is owed compensatory damages following his ...
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  • The value of four-homer games -- and other wild nights - ESPN

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    The value of four-homer games -- and other wild nights
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    If Mike Trout, J.D. Martinez or even Scooter Gennett had their best day -- every day -- how high would their WAR be? Get your calculators ready. AP Photo/John Minchillo. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Email; comment. 7:20 AM ET.
  • The 10 biggest video game stories from E3 2018 - The Guardian

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    The 10 biggest video game stories from E3 2018
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    E3 is the biggest video games news event of the year, where Playstation, EA, Xbox, Ubisoft and more compete to show off their latest games (and announce new ones) at flashy press conferences and ostentatious booths in the Los Angeles Convention Centre ...
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  • The best games of E3 2018 - Wired.co.uk

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    The best games of E3 2018
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    Welcome to WIRED UK. This site uses cookies to improve your experience and deliver personalised advertising. You can opt out at any time or find out more by reading our cookie policy. Top stories. Airlines are on the brink of the ultimate ultra-long ...
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  • Marlins extend Orioles' losing streak to 8 games - Sportsnet.ca

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    Marlins extend Orioles' losing streak to 8 games
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    BALTIMORE — In an interleague matchup between two offensively challenged last-place teams, a pair of runs was plenty for the Miami Marlins against the light-hitting Baltimore Orioles. Jose Urena became the latest pitcher to raise his win total and ...
    Marlins extend Orioles' skid to 8 games with 2-0 victoryWTOP
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  • Didi goes to 2nd deck for 3rd HR in 3 games - MLB.com

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    Didi goes to 2nd deck for 3rd HR in 3 games
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    NEW YORK -- Didi Gregorius' power stroke has returned, as the shortstop homered for the third time in his past three games on Friday, helping the Yankees to a 5-0 victory over the Rays at Yankee Stadium. Gregorius connected for a solo home run off ...and more »
  • Forget the PlayStation 4 — at least 2 major games are already being made for 'next generation' game consoles - Business Insider

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    Forget the PlayStation 4 — at least 2 major games are already being made for 'next generation' game consoles
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    The next PlayStation and Xbox consoles are still years away, according to Sony and Microsoft, yet chatter around new consoles has already begun. Crazier still, several new games announced this week are headed to so-called "next-generation" game ...
    Big sale on Bethesda and Ubisoft PC games as E3 concludesDestructoidall 33 news articles &r
  • Former Telltale Games CEO Sues Studio - IGN - IGN

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    Former Telltale Games CEO Sues Studio - IGN
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    By Nick Santangelo Telltale Games co-founder and former CEO Kevin Bruner is reportedly suing the studio he helped start in 2004. The Marin Independent ...
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  • Cowboys DT David Irving suspended four games - Sportsnet.ca

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    Cowboys DT David Irving suspended four games
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    FRISCO, Texas — Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving was suspended for four games Friday for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, the second straight year the pass rusher is facing a ban to start the season. The punishment announced ...
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    Browns OL Stephenson suspended 2 games for drug violation
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    Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Donald Stephenson has been suspended two games without pay by the NFL for violating its substance-abuse policy. The league announced the suspension Friday, clearing up speculation about the tackle's whereabouts ...
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    Stephenson suspended for first two games for substance ab
  • E3 2018 was full of games, tears and Fortnite -- lots of Fortnite - CNET

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    E3 2018 was full of games, tears and Fortnite -- lots of Fortnite
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    It was about 34 minutes into the first press conference of the world's biggest video game convention when I really began to have fun. I've been making the trek to Los Angeles for the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, for nearly a decade, so ...
    69200 Attendees Close Successful E3 2018PR Newswireall 50 news articles »
  • Compulsion Games promises to continue making 'crazy games' following Microsoft acquisition - Polygon

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    Compulsion Games promises to continue making 'crazy games' following Microsoft acquisition
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    Compulsion Games, the developer behind We Happy Few and Contrast, was one of four studios recently acquired by Microsoft. That won't change how they make games, Alex Epstein, narrative director on We Happy Few, told Polygon. The team at ...
  • The Market for NSFW Party Games Is Getting Out of Hand - Bloomberg

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    The Market for NSFW Party Games Is Getting Out of Hand
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    Four years ago, Noah Mayer, still a sophomore in college, got a call from his father, a semiretired book publisher, who was browsing the gift tables at Urban Outfitters. The elder Mayer noted that every gag item seemed to mention weed or booze. “He ...
  • Former CEO and co-founder sues Telltale Games - The Verge

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    Former CEO and co-founder sues Telltale Games
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    More than a year after his expulsion as the CEO of Telltale Games, co-founder and former CEO Kevin Bruner is suing the game development company, according to the Marin Independent Journal. The suit, seeking recovery of financial damages, has been ...and more »
  • Xbox One gets new Halo, Forza and Gears of War games at E3 - BBC News

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    Xbox One gets new Halo, Forza and Gears of War games at E3
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    Microsoft has unveiled several big-name, big-budget video games sequels at its press conference ahead of the E3 expo in Los Angeles. The firm's Xbox chief also told the BBC's Dave Lee why it had bought four indie studios and created a further one, ...
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