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Gaming

Telltale Games is reportedly closing down and cancelling most current projects

Telltale Games has won critical praise for titles like The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us, but that was not enough to keep the lights on. A flood of now-former employees report that Telltale is closing its doors in the near future after laying off most workers. Telltale has not officially confirmed any changes […]

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Sony is finally pulling the plug on PS Vita, has no plans for a successor

Sony’s latest and greatest portable console has been on life support for years, but the company has repeatedly told fans of the PS Vita that it isn’t going anywhere. That abruptly ended this week, as Sony Interactive Entertainment SVP Hiroyuki Oda confirmed to Japanese video game magazine Famitsu during a media session that manufacturing of the PS […]

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‘Red Dead Online’ beta will launch a month after ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’

As extraordinary as Grand Theft Auto V’s sustained success has been, it would never have become one of the best-selling games of all time without Grand Theft Auto Online. As such, it came as no surprise on Wednesday when GTA developer Rockstar Games announced that Red Dead Online will accompany Red Dead Redemption 2 when it hits […]

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YouTube Gaming standalone app to shut down in March 2019 as features migrate to main app

Before the days of Twitch, or even Justin.tv, YouTube was the one place we all went for gaming content. Whether they were Let’s Plays of games that were out of our reach, guides on how to complete quests or boss battles, or lore videos that dove deep into a game’s story, YouTube was the place […]

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OnePlus is launching a puzzle game called ‘Crackables’ with a $30,000 ultimate gaming setup prize

Before OnePlus launches its next flagship, the OnePlus 6T, the company will kick off a puzzle game competition that has a grand prize worth $30,000. Called Crackables, the game is played online on mobile devices only and represents a partnership between Google and OnePlus. You don’t need to install any apps, and you don’t need […]

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Nintendo Switch Online FAQ: What you need to know about the Switch online service

With just a few days to spare before the service launches, Nintendo has told us basically everything there is to know about Nintendo Switch Online. As such, we figured this would be the right time to put together a comprehensive FAQ, addressing everything from the release date to the cost to the features to the […]

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Nintendo Switch Online launches on September 18th with 7-day free trial

A year and a half after launching, the Nintendo Switch is finally getting an official online service. Nintendo announced on Wednesday that Nintendo Switch Online memberships will kick off on September 18th, which is less than a week away. Switch owners will be able to take advantage of a 7-day free trial as well. Nintendo […]

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‘Pokemon Go’ Ultra Bonus Event brings region-exclusive Pokemon to everyone

After a busy summer which saw the debut of trading and the addition of Alolan variants, Pokemon Go hasn’t been making headlines quite as frequently in recent weeks. Everyone is anxiously awaiting the introduction of Generation 4, but in the meantime, Niantic has announced a new event starting this week which will make it possible […]

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