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FIFA 21 Ultimate Team introduces a Division Rivals weekly match cap

EA has implemented a cap on the number of games that will contribute to the Weekly Score accumulation in FIFA 21’s Division Rivals. In FIFA 21, after completing your first 30 games of Rivals – Ultimate Team’s popular online competitive multiplayer mode – the matches will stop adding to your Weekly Score. If you play […]

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Microsoft has quietly abandoned its Xbox 20/20 announcement branding

Microsoft has ditched its Xbox 20/20 branding announced back in May, after only using it once. The term was coined as part of Microsoft’s plan for a monthly Xbox Series X marketing “moment”, which began in May with a third-party games showcase. But, after that, Xbox 20/20 was never used again. In June, Eurogamer reported […]

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Cyberpunk 2077 details weapons and origin story “life paths” in latest livestream

There’re still a few months to go until Cyberpunk 2077 is ready to burst forth from the cocoon of its extended development, but CD Projekt is already hard at work feverishly cranking the handle of its neon-hued hype machine. To that end, it’s now offered a closer look at two more Cyberpunk 2077 features – […]

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Cat Quest 2 gets free Challenge Mode and more to celebrate International Cat Day

Cat Quest 2, developer The Gentlebros’ delightful feline-themed RPG sequel (also includes dogs), has just received a free new update, adding a Challenge Mode, new enemies, and more. Released to celebrate International Cat Day – and the original Cat Quest’s third birthday, fact fans – Cat Quest 2’s Mew World update introduces a host of […]

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Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 delayed to 2021

Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 has been delayed to 2021. In a joint statement, Andy Kipling, boss of developer Hardsuit Labs, and Jakob Munthe, boss of role-playing games at publisher Paradox, said Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 needs more time “to ensure the best player experience possible”. The statement also mentions “organisational changes”, […]

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The Last of Us Part 2 is getting permadeath

The Last of Us Part 2’s Grounded Update – which introduces new way to play Naughty Dog’s acclaimed adventure with the likes of a permadeath mode, gameplay and visual modifiers, and more is out today on PlayStation 4. Leading the charge is the the titular Grounded Mode, returning from the original Last of Us, which […]

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After years of development, the GoldenEye 25 fan remake just got lawyered

Back in 2018, we reported on one fan’s ambitious project to remake the entire N64 GoldenEye 007 campaign in Unreal Engine 4. The aim was to release a polished version of the ancient single-player mode in time for the game’s 25th anniversary in 2022. It seemed like a lot of work but, a year later, […]