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Grounded’s arachnophobia options turn creepy spiders into cute blobs

Obsidian’s Honey I Shrunk The Kids-style survival game Grounded is out now – and players uneasy at the sight of its enormous spider enemies have been quick to experiment with its arachnophobia mode. This option, found within the game’s settings, can be toggled on at any time and increased over five levels until you find […]

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Sekiro’s getting a free update with outfits, remnants and gauntlets

Well here’s something of a surprise – Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is getting a free update, adding several new features and even some new clothes for Wolf. Probably about time he changed out of those robes. Announced via the official Sekiro website, the new update arrives on 29th October for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and […]

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Wasteland 3 developer InXile unveils multiplayer sci-fi VR shooter Frostpoint

InXile Entertainment – the developer best known for the RPG-shaped likes of The Bard’s Tale 4, Wasteland 3, and Torment: Tides of Numenera – has unveiled its latest project, multiplayer VR shooter Frostpoint VR: Proving Grounds, which is heading to PC later this year. Frostpoint’s 10v10 team-based action unfolds within an abandoned military base somewhere […]

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Sea of Thieves adds fiery new boss battles in today’s Ashen Winds update

Rare’s multiplayer pirate adventure Sea of Thieves has just received its latest monthly helping of fresh nautical goodness on Xbox One and PC, this time in the form of flamethrower skulls and fiery new bosses as part of today’s Ashen Winds update. This month’s additions might not be quite as dazzling as the wonderfully cinematic […]

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Crystal Dynamics details its sizeable Marvel’s Avengers beta, coming in August

Crystal Dynamics has shared details of its substantial Marvel’s Avengers beta – which will be playable across three weekends next month, starting on 7th August – and has offered a glimpse of the game’s first post-launch hero, Hawkeye, in its latest developer video. There looks to be a lot for players to sink their teeth […]

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Take-Two’s Private Division publishing new games from Ori, Armello, and OlliOlli devs

Take-Two subsidiary Private Division has announced it’s signed agreements to publish new titles from three acclaimed indie developer: Ori and the Blind Forest’s Moon Studios, OlliOlli creators Roll7, and Armello developer League of Geeks. As for precisely what each team is working on, details are almost non-existent at present, although Moon Studios – which most […]

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VR is coming to MS Flight Sim later this year

VR support, one of the most requested features for the forthcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator, has been confirmed, and it’ll be launching alongside the HP’s Reverb G2 headset when it hits these shores later this year. While VR support isn’t exclusive to the headset it will make its first appearance there before rolling out to other […]