• Pennsylvania officials ask judge to toss Trump lawsuit over election results

    Pennsylvania officials ask judge to toss Trump lawsuit over election results
    Officials in the election battleground state of Pennsylvania on Thursday asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign seeking to prevent the state from certifying its results in the vote for president.In court filings in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, lawyers for the Pennsylvania secretary of state and seven counties of the state said the case made vague and unsupported allegations.President-elect Joe Biden won the
  • A Total War Saga: Troy Will Get Multiplayer This Week

    A Total War Saga: Troy Will Get Multiplayer This Week
    Since its August launch, A Total War Saga: Troy has slowly been adding new features and content. This week, it's finally adding one of its most highly anticipated features: multiplayer. Now that Total War players have had some time to practice against the game's AI opponents, they'll get to face off against up to seven other players as of Thursday, November 26.As reported by Rock Paper Shotgun, the multiplayer update will add both competitive and co-operative play. Competitive games will allow c
  • MapleStory Announces Collaboration With BTS

    MapleStory Announces Collaboration With BTS
    Korean supergroup BTS have been busy in the world of videogames this year, and that's not looking to change any time soon. This time, the pop group is teaming up with MapleStory, an ongoing Korean MMORPG that many of BTS's members have a personal history with.Few details have been released about the collaboration, so it's as yet unknown what BTS will bring to the game world of MapleStory. While the free-to-play game often runs crossover events with popular anime and other games, this is their fi
  • Phil Spencer Laments Xbox Series X/S Preorder Problems

    Phil Spencer Laments Xbox Series X/S Preorder Problems
    A lot of gamers are feeling frustrated with how hard it is to buy an Xbox Series X/S or a PlayStation 5 right now, and Phil Spencer recognizes that frustration. He just doesn’t know what the right solution is, according to an interview on The Verge’s Decoder podcast.With many of customers’ issues coming from the preorder processes put in place by third-party retailers like Walmart or Amazon, Spencer was asked if Microsoft have considered selling more consoles directly to the pu
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  • Square Enix To Allow Developers To Work From Home Permanently

    Square Enix To Allow Developers To Work From Home Permanently
    Square Enix has announced major changes to its workplace policies to allow developers to work from home permanently, starting on December 1.In a news release, the Final Fantasy publisher said it is adopting this new policy not only to help keep developers healthy during the COVID-19 crisis, but also to increase efficiency and morale."Rather than utilizing work from home solely as a means of preventing infections during the current pandemic, the company will establish it as a permanent and core p
  • Fortnite Leak Suggests The Mandalorian (And Baby Yoda) Skins Are Coming

    Fortnite Leak Suggests The Mandalorian (And Baby Yoda) Skins Are Coming
    As the second season of The Mandalorian reaches its halfway point, a new Fortnite leak has suggested that the eponymous bounty hunter will be available as a premier skin in the Season 5 battle pass.Earlier this month, a dataminer leaked a collaboration between Fortnite and Disney+, revealing that players who spent money in Fortnite could get a free two-month subscription to Disney+ if they weren’t already subscribed. It’s no surprise then that Fortnite players will be seeing further
  • Wonder Woman 1984: Release Dates For International Markets Announced

    Wonder Woman 1984: Release Dates For International Markets Announced
    Following delays, Warner Bros. recently announced that Wonder Woman 1984 will debut on Christmas Day through HBO Max and in theatres in North America that are open. But HBO Max is not available in other parts of the world, and as such, the superhero movie is going ahead with a theatrical release that begins before the film debuts in America. Warner Bros. has now announced the full international release scheduled for the sequel, and it kicks off on December 16 in Belgium, Bulgaria, Egypt, Estonia
  • Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Is Getting A New Movie-Based Quest, Featuring Milla Jovovich

    Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Is Getting A New Movie-Based Quest, Featuring Milla Jovovich
    Ahead of the December 25 release of the Monster Hunter movie, players of Monster Hunter World: Iceborne will be able to meet the film's protagonist and play as her. Artemis, who is voiced by movie actor Milla Jovovich, will join the game on December 4 for two special quests.Capcom has shared some details, alongside a trailer, which you can watch below.These Event Quests are called The New World and To Our World, and see Artemis being transported from the "real world" into the world of Monster Hu
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  • Xbox Boss Praises PS5 DualSense Controller - "I Applaud What They Did"

    Xbox Boss Praises PS5 DualSense Controller - "I Applaud What They Did"
    One of the most exciting next-generation innovations for Sony's PS5 is the DualSense controller. Its haptic feedback system and adaptive triggers can be fine-tuned by developers for a variety of purposes to make actions feel more realistic, and the controller has been largely praised by those who have used it. Xbox boss Phil Spencer is among those who are excited by the DualSense.He said in an interview with The Verge that he applauds Sony for the DualSense controller, and more widely how the co
  • Destiny 2 Beyond Light Review - Time Loop

    Destiny 2 Beyond Light Review - Time Loop
    My six-player Destiny 2 fireteam fired away as the Deep Stone Crypt raid boss, the toughest enemy of the Beyond Light expansion, teleported around the arena and roared with rage. We threw everything we had left at the flying monster in a desperate attempt to stave off defeat. Bullets and grenades filled the air as chunks of orbital debris slammed down onto the landscape, threatening to crush us as we scrambled for cover. It was now or never--if we didn't manage to kill this thing immediately, it
  • Warframe's Major PS5 Update Launches This Week

    Warframe's Major PS5 Update Launches This Week
    An official PlayStation 5 version of Warframe will launch on November 26, developer Digital Extremes has announced. The upgraded PS5 version of the game has been detailed on the game's official website, and it sounds like a big update.Warframe on PS5 will run at 60fps, and support resolutions up to 4K. The visuals will be updated with new dynamic lighting too, and loading times will be cut down across the whole game.Furthermore, the adaptive triggers on the new DualSense controller will be given
  • Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Visual Glitch Greatly Improves One Multiplayer Map

    Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Visual Glitch Greatly Improves One Multiplayer Map
    Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War has had a slightly rocky launch, with an overpowered MP5 weapon and some other weapon balance issues, and as patches ands fixes roll out players have several suggestions for improvements. In one interesting case, a player has encountered a visual glitch on the Cartel map--and other players agree that it represents a big improvement over what's in the game.On the game's subreddit, user CapAustria has shared some screenshots from a session where he encountered a bu
  • Secretlab Black Friday 2020 Sale: Huge Discounts On Best Gaming Chairs

    Secretlab Black Friday 2020 Sale: Huge Discounts On Best Gaming Chairs
    Secretlab Omega and Titan series gaming chairs on sale for Black Friday 2020.Secretlab makes some of the best gaming chairs you can buy. This year, it's running its own Black Friday 2020 sale, offering great deals on its popular Titan and Omega collections. Depending on what you get, you're looking at up to $100 off some of the best gaming chairs on the market, in a variety of colors and designs.Need help navigating the online shopping chaos of Black Friday 2020? Check out our Black Friday 2020
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Is On Stadia Now, And December Pro Freebies Include Hitman 2

    Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Is On Stadia Now, And December Pro Freebies Include Hitman 2
    Google Stadia has announced the arrival of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order on the service, alongside six games being given to Stadia Pro subscribers in December. These six games, which will remain in player's libraries for as long as they remain Pro subscribers, include some modern classics.Respawn's Star Wars game, which released in 2019 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC, arrives on the service at a heavy discount. The game is 60% off, so you can pick it up for $24/€28. However, if you own another co
  • HBO's Entourage: Creator Responds To Calls For A Revival Show

    HBO's Entourage: Creator Responds To Calls For A Revival Show
    Plenty of popular TV shows have received the reboot treatment in recent years, but could HBO's Entourage be next? It's too soon to say, according to series creator Doug Ellin.Ellin shared a news story on Instagram regarding the potential revival, and he added that he is "considering my consideration" of rebooting the show.Ellin and Entourage star Kevin Dillon host an Entourage rewatch podcast called Victory The Podcast where they break down episodes from the show and share anecdotes. Ellin said
  • Mortal Kombat 11 Review

    Mortal Kombat 11 Review
    Editor's note: In November 2020, NetherRealm patched Mortal Kombat 11, adding next-gen optimized technical upgrades for the Xbox Series X, Series S, and PlayStation 5. Below are our impressions of how the game runs on Series X and PlayStation 5, written by Mike Epstein. Continue after the break for the original Mortal Kombat 11 review.Mortal Kombat 11 is a snappier, sharper-looking game on next-gen consoles. On both Xbox Series X and PS5, the incredibly (and sometimes disturbingly) detailed figh
  • Destiny 2 Lost Lament Exotic Quest Guide - Find Dead Exos And Unlock The Exotic Sword

    Destiny 2 Lost Lament Exotic Quest Guide - Find Dead Exos And Unlock The Exotic Sword
    Beyond Light brings a new slate of Exotic weapons and armor pieces to Destiny 2, and with the release and defeat of the Deep Stone Crypt raid, most of them are available for you to earn--if you know how. A few of the new Beyond Light Exotics are dependent on random drops, while others, like Salvation's Grip, come from quests, and still others ask you to knock out some prerequisites before their quests become available. One of the best Exotics in the expansion is The Lament, which is basically De
  • Skyrim On Xbox Series X Can Run At 60 FPS Thanks To Console Mods

    Skyrim On Xbox Series X Can Run At 60 FPS Thanks To Console Mods
    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is playable on the Xbox Series X through backwards compatibility, and if you own the Special Edition version that released on Xbox One, you can now play at a higher framerate on the new console. You'll have to download a mod, which usually disables Achievements, but there's a workaround for that too.On the Xbox Series X Reddit, user annathetravelbanana has shared a console mod that boosts the frame rate. It's called Uncap FPS, and turning it on boosts the game to 60 f
  • Phil Spencer Explains How Developers Get Paid From Xbox Game Pass

    Phil Spencer Explains How Developers Get Paid From Xbox Game Pass
    Microsoft's subscription service Xbox Game Pass offers a tremendous value with more than 100 games in the catalog and first-party titles, including Halo Infinite in 2021, launching into the program at no extra cost. But one of the biggest questions surrounding the platform is how developers make money from it. Speaking to The Verge, Xbox boss Phil Spencer said Microsoft makes all different types of deals with developers, depending on their unique situations."Our deals are, I'll say, all over the
  • Black Friday Switch Deal: Get Yoshi's Crafted World For Only $27 This Week

    Black Friday Switch Deal: Get Yoshi's Crafted World For Only $27 This Week
    Black Friday 2020 is just around the corner now, and if you're looking to pick up some great games on the cheap this year, you'll have lots of options to choose from. Many retailers are offering some especially good video game deals during their respective Black Friday sales, including on some first-party Nintendo Switch titles like Yoshi's Crafted World. Yoshi's Crafted World Best deal: $27 at GameStop | available Wednesday The adorable platformer will be on sale at various stores this Black Fr
  • Best Black Friday 2020 Gaming Chair Deals

    Best Black Friday 2020 Gaming Chair Deals
    If you've been on the lookout for a good gaming chair deal this year, Black Friday 2020 is the perfect time to pick up a great deal on one. Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping events of the year, and while things look a bit different in 2020, the online deals certainly haven't slowed down one bit. Whether you're looking for a cheap gaming chair to upgrade your regular old office chair or you want to go all-in on something a little more high-end, there's bound to be a Black Friday sale th
  • Fallout 76's Steel Dawn DLC Is Now Coming Out Tonight, Instead Of Next Week

    Fallout 76's Steel Dawn DLC Is Now Coming Out Tonight, Instead Of Next Week
    Bethesda has a surprise for fans of Fallout 76: the Steel Dawn expansion--originally scheduled to release on December 1--is now going to go live tonight. You can jump into the new content following a maintenance period that is scheduled to end around 7 PM PT / 10 PM ET.In a blog post, Bethesda admitted that the update for Steel Dawn has accidentally already gone live on Xbox One, allowing players to download but not yet play the new expansion. Rather than try and pull the update back, Bethesda d
  • Black Friday 2020: Lord Of Rings Props Studio Launches A Big Sale

    Black Friday 2020: Lord Of Rings Props Studio Launches A Big Sale
    The Black Friday 2020 shopping season is here, and the acclaimed Lord of the Rings props company Weta Workshop is getting in on the action with its own savings extravaganza. The company's Black Friday 2020 sale has begun, offering discounts on collectibles and other goodies spanning some the biggest titles in its catalog, including The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, and The Dark Crystal.Some of the discounted items include prop replicas of the pipes that Bilbo and Gandalf smoked in Peter Jackson
  • EA Reveals Another $70 Game For PS5 And Xbox Series X, FIFA 21

    EA Reveals Another $70 Game For PS5 And Xbox Series X, FIFA 21
    Electronic Arts has announced its second game for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S that will carry a $10 premium. The publisher confirmed as part of the wider next-gen announcements about FIFA 21 that the game's standalone PS5 and Xbox Series X|S edition will carry a premium price tag of $70 USD.To be very clear, this is the standalone next-gen version of FIFA 21 aimed at people who have picked up a PS5 or Xbox Series X|S but didn't own a previous-gen console. It's more than likely that you can
  • Get An RTX 3080 Gaming PC During Black Friday 2020

    Get An RTX 3080 Gaming PC During Black Friday 2020
    If you've been trying to buy an RTX 30 series graphics card and have been hit with constant sold out messages, then you may have another chance to snag one before Black Friday 2020. Starting November 26 at 6 PM PT / 9 PM ET, NZXT is discounting all gaming PC builds by 10%, including those that have graphics cards like the RTX 3080 installed. 10% off a $2,000 PC build is quite a bit of money, though unfortunately, supplies are limited, and NZXT may sell out of the RTX 3080 and other 30 series car
  • Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Patch Notes Revealed For November 24

    Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Patch Notes Revealed For November 24
    Developer Treyarch has rolled out another update for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series S / Series X. Along with adding an '80s-inspired Nuketown map, the patch address various bugs and gameplay stability issues.The headlining feature is the addition of Nuketown '84, an updated version of the classic Nuketown map flavored with a dash of the '80s. Nuketown '84 has been included in the Quick Play Core and Hardcore rotation list, as well
  • Black Friday Switch Deal Will Drop Splatoon 2 To Its Lowest Price Yet

    Black Friday Switch Deal Will Drop Splatoon 2 To Its Lowest Price Yet
    Black Friday 2020 is upon us, and many retailers are offering some especially good deals on video games this year as part of their Black Friday sales. Surprisingly enough, some of the best deals we've seen are on Nintendo games. A bunch of first-party Switch titles are getting nice discounts during the big shopping event, including Splatoon 2. Splatoon 2 Best deal: $27 at GameStop | available Wednesday The best deal we've seen on the game will be at GameStop. You'll be able to pick up a new, phy
  • Napoleon Dynamite Cast Members Will Hold Virtual Reunion To Benefit World Hunger

    Napoleon Dynamite Cast Members Will Hold Virtual Reunion To Benefit World Hunger
    The cast of Napoleon Dynamite will be reuniting virtually in a special re-recorded program that will be available on December 4 at 5 PM PT / 8 PM ET on YouTube. (There isn't yet a specific link to where on YouTube this will be happening.) Their gathering will benefit The Hunger Project, an organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger.Jon Heder (Napoleon), Efren Ramirez (Pedro), Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), Tina Majorino (Deb), Haylie Duff (Summer), and Shondrella Avery (LaFawnduh) w
  • Red Dead Online Bounty Hunter Role Getting Expanded Alongside Standalone Update

    Red Dead Online Bounty Hunter Role Getting Expanded Alongside Standalone Update
    Red Dead Online, the multiplayer component of Red Dead Redemption 2, is getting a significant expansion to the Bounty Hunter class. Starting on December 1, you'll have loads of new outlaws to track down.Rockstar announced that the update will intorduce 10 more Bounty Hunter ranks, new Legendary Bounties, and a 100 Rank Outlaw Pass to fill out. You'll be able to earn new Prestigious level equipment by tracking down the new slew of criminals and reprobates.In preparation for the big Bounty Hunter
  • Xbox Head Phil Spencer Weighs In On PS5's DualSense Controller

    Xbox Head Phil Spencer Weighs In On PS5's DualSense Controller
    Xbox head Phil Spencer enjoys the innovation that Sony has pushed with the PlayStation 5's DualSense controller, stating that innovation by any of the major console manufacturers can only be good for the industry as a whole."I applaud what they did with the controller, not actually for--well, I shouldn't say not for the specifics of the controller, but more than just the specifics of the controller," Spencer told The Verge. "I think for all of us in the industry, we should learn from each other

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