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Cecil C. Tucker is the Latest Legendary Bounty in Red Dead Redemption Online

Red Dead Redemption Online has its newest Legendary Bounty in the form of Cecil C. Tucker, an arsonist and murderer on the run after committing crimes in St. Denis.

Posted 14 hours ago, 3 comments

February 2020 Sees Zombie Army 4: Dead War Take the Fight Across the Mediterranean

Rebellion's latest trailer for Zombie Army 4: Dead War gives the release date for the game as February next year. It's the 1940s, and Hitler's Hordes are back from hell.

Posted 15 hours ago, 16 comments

Fortnite Chapter 2 is Here

Fortnite's media blackout is over, and Chapter 2 is here. There's a brand new island, which players can traverse with motorboats, swim across, and fish on.

Posted 19 hours ago, 28 comments

Week 3 of the Borderlands Anniversary Celebration: "Show Me the Eridium!"

Borderlands 3 is continuing the third week of the Anniversary Celebration with "Show Me the Eridium!" Starting tomorrow, the event focuses — unsurprisingly — on Eridium, and Crazy Earl; the vendor who trades in them.

Posted 2 days ago, 16 comments

Apex Legends has its Fight or Fright Trailer

Season 3 of Apex Legends, titled Meltdown, already has a new map and a new legend. Now, there's the trailer for Fight or Fright; the Halloween-themed collection event kicking off tomorrow.

Posted 2 days ago, 6 comments

Life is Strange 2 is Getting Physical Copies

Square Enix announce that Life is Strange 2 is getting two physical copies. The Collector's and Standard Editions will be available from the end of 2019 for Europe, and early 2020 for the Americas.

Posted 2 days ago, 23 comments

Infinity Ward Confirm They're Not Working on Loot Boxes for Modern Warfare

Studio Art Director for Infinity Ward Joel Emslie appeared on Twitter to say that Infinity Ward aren't working on loot boxes or supply drops for Modern Warfare.

Posted 2 days ago, 38 comments

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Owners Have Until November 30th To Upgrade to Bedrock for Free

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition owners can freely upgrade to the Bedrock version, any time before November 30th. The Bedrock version allows for multiplayer across multiple platforms.

Posted 2 days ago, 51 comments

343 Industries Calm Fears After Two Major Halo Infinite Departures

Tim Longo, previously Creative Director at 343 Industries, left the studio several months ago. His departure has now been followed by that of Mary Olson, previously Lead Producer.

Posted 2 days ago, 33 comments

Fortnite Season X Ends With a World-Ending Black Hole

Fornite's Season X ended with a bang — literally. The entire map has been sucked into a black hole, Epic Games have wiped all their social media, and all players can see when trying to access Fortnite is a black hole.

Posted 2 days ago, 80 comments

Bungie Round Up What's New for Destiny 2: Heroic Nightmare Hunts and Iron Banner

Bungie fill Destiny 2 fans in on what's new: Heroic Nightmare Hunts are already live, but they say Legend and Master hunts aren't far behind. Iron Banner is returning, with a few changes.

Posted 5 days ago, 26 comments

The Farmboy Luke and KENOBI! Scream Timed Quests for Battlefront II Have Been Delayed

EA are following up their May the Fourth event with two Timed Quests, which unlock a new appearance and emote. These were planned to begin today but have now been pushed back to next week.

Posted 5 days ago, 8 comments

EA Celebrates 10 Million FIFA 20 Players With 8,000 VOLTA Coins

Two weeks after its release, and FIFA 20 has reached 10 million players. EA are responding by giving players 8,000 VOLTA coins to spend on their Avatar.

Posted 5 days ago, 22 comments

Queen's Quest 4: Sacred Truce is Out Now

Artifex Mundi's adventure game, Queen's Quest 4: Sacred Truce, is out now. The Sacred Truce has been broken and it looks like war between the Five Kingdoms.

Posted 5 days ago, 7 comments

Action RPG A Knight's Quest Now Has its Launch Trailer

A Knight's Quest is an action RPG about Rusty, an adventurer who accidentally starts the end of the world and has to set out against enemies, puzzles, and bosses, to fix it.

Posted 6 days ago, 5 comments

The DLC Character Basara Joins Samurai Shodown Next Week

Following on from the addition of Rimururu, Basura will be added as a DLC character to Samurai Shodown next week. The game's latest trailer centres on Basura and his fighting style.

Posted 6 days ago, 2 comments

The Space-Based Cosmic Horror Game, Moons of Madness, Releases Early Next Year

Stranded alone on Mars, the player must find out whether the horrors they're seeing are real, or a sign of their descent into madness. Moons of Madness is a cosmic horror game set to release next year.

Posted 6 days ago, 8 comments

Ubisoft Release the Trailer for The Division 2's Second Episode

Ubisoft have released the trailer for Episode 2 of the Division 2. Titled Pentagon: The Last Castle, Episode 2 brings new missions, a new mode, and a new weapon.

Posted 7 days ago, 22 comments

Stranger Things is Coming to Rocket League This Month

This year's Rocket League's Haunted Hallows will be Stranger Things themed. Farmstead is re imagined as The Upside Down, and the Mind Flayer is presiding over it all.

Posted 7 days ago, 20 comments

A New Monster, a New Region, and New Room Features are Coming to Iceborne Tomorrow

Iceborne, the huge expansion for Monster Hunter World, has been out for just over a month now. Tomorrow Capcom are implemening the first title update, Update 11.50, which adds a new monster and a new region.

Posted 7 days ago, 6 comments

Here's the Special Ops Trailer for Modern Warfare

The newest trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare showcases Special Ops, the mode in which players undertake Operations and Missions in teams of four.

Posted 8 days ago, 19 comments

Fight or Fright: Apex Legends' Limited-Time Halloween Event

Apex Legends' limited-time Halloween-themed Collection Event, titled Fight or Fright, will begin next week. It includes a new limited time mode — Shadowfall — and legendary weapon skins.

Posted 8 days ago, 12 comments

"Shock and Awe": There's a New Launch Gameplay Trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

The official launch gameplay trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is out now, showcasing the chaotic combat players can expect when the game releases on October 25th.

Posted 9 days ago, 16 comments

One Punch Man Gets a New Trailer and a Closed Beta

Bandai Namco's One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows has a new trailer, announcing the application process to register for their closed beta.

Posted 9 days ago, 16 comments

Here's Everything We're Streaming This Week!

Here's what we'll be streaming this week! Tomorrow has worked out to be Viking-themed, beginning with Bad North. Thursday, meanwhile, has a bizarre mix of post-apocalyptic Overland and... Bus Simulator?

Posted 9 days ago, 6 comments

Kamala Khan Joins the Lineup for Marvel's Avengers

Kamala Khan, known as Ms. Marvel, has just been announced for Marvel's Avengers. She'll be a key player too, as it seems as though she'll be the one to reunite the Avengers.

Posted 9 days ago, 21 comments

Leon and Claire are Coming to Iceborne in a Resident Evil/Monster Hunter Mashup

Monster Hunter: World's no stranger to cameos, and this time round it's Leon and Claire — and Mr. X? — who are making their way to Iceborne.

Posted 12 days ago, 8 comments

Up For Grabs This Week in GTA Online: the Annis Japan Tee and the Ocelot Swinger

Players who jump on GTA Online this week can continue to get double GTA$ and RP in the Survival Series, double rewards for any story mission, and triple rewards in races in the Venture Off Road Playlist.

Posted 12 days ago, 14 comments

Battlefield V: Operation Underground is Available Now

The Operation Underground map for Battlefield V is available now. It's a small, fast-paced map where the fight takes place both above and below ground.

Posted 13 days ago, 19 comments

Turn 10 are Gifting Forza Horizon 4 Players With Two Preorder Cars

The recent Forza Monthly rewarded Forza Horizon 4 players who watched with two cars. Turn 10 experienced technical difficulties whilst attempting the giveaway, and so are now gifting them to everyone.

Posted 13 days ago, 26 comments

Hitman 2's October Roadmap Promises a Month of Halloween Themed Content

IO Interactive have released their halloween-themed roadmap of content for Hitman 2 this October. The lineup includes a new mission, a new Elusive Target, Legacy Challenge Packs, and Escalation Contracts.

Posted 13 days ago, 6 comments

Trine 4 Has its Three Unlikely Heroes Setting Out to Rescue Prince Selius

Solve puzzles and cross the land of Trine in a search for the missing prince, Selius, whose nightmares have started to come to life in the real world.

Posted 13 days ago, 3 comments

Season 3 of Apex Legends is Out Now: Learn More About New Legend, Crypto, in his Trailer

Season 3 of Apex Legends, titled Meltdown, is out now. New Legend Crypto released alongside it, and now his character trailer gives details on just what kind of Legend he is.

Posted 14 days ago, 6 comments

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey's October Update: Epic Encounters and Orichalcum Earnings

It's almost a year since Assassin's Creed Odyssey came out, and Ubisoft are celebrating with their October update. There's a new mount available in the in-game store, and a new schedule for epic encounters.

Posted 14 days ago, 19 comments

Here's Everything We're Streaming This Week!

We'll be starting today by trying to up our gamerscore and get 2,000 in two hours, with Storm Boy and Daggerhood. We'll then head into two hours of Frostpunk on Thursday.

Posted 15 days ago, 2 comments

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle For Neighborville Is Now Available For Digital Pre-order

Major Nelson takes to Twitter to remind fans that Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is available for digital pre-order and pre-download.

Posted 16 days ago, 16 comments

The Gameplay Trailer for Apex Legends Season 3 Shows Off New Legend Crypto

Season 3 of Apex Legends, titled Meltdown, launches tomorrow, October 1st. It brings a new map, World's Edge, a new weapon, and new Legend, Crypto. The gameplay trailer shows off what players can expect.

Posted 16 days ago, 5 comments

"We're Learning as We Go": Rod Fergusson on Microtransactions in Gears 5

Despite the huge popularity of the game, and the praise its received after releasing, Gears 5 has still received criticism about its microtransactions. Rod Fergusson addresses the problem on Twitter.

Posted 16 days ago, 99 comments

Xbox Gameplay Chart, Week Ending 29 September 19

Our top 40 looks pretty unshakeable once again. Borderlands 3 has jumped way up into the top 3, with FIFA 20 also doing well after its full release a few days ago.

Posted 16 days ago, 13 comments

Microsoft Flight Simulator is Being Worked on by the Team Behind A Plague Tale: Innocence

Microsoft reveal that Asobo Studio, the team behind A Plague Tale: Innocence, are in development on Microsoft's Flight Simulator game. Flight Simulator is coming to Xbox One and Windows 10 sometime in 2020.

Posted 16 days ago, 23 comments