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80 Days dev’s King-Arthur-inspired narrative strategy adventure Pendragon out this month

Pendragon, the Arthurian-legend-inspired narrative strategy game from 80 Days and Heaven’s Vault developer Inkle Studios, is coming to PC on 22nd September. Inkle’s latest endeavour transports player back to the year AD 673, with Camelot on the brink of destruction. Sir Modred’s deceit has left the fellowship of the Round Table in disarray, leaving players […]

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Hands-on with RTX 3080 – is this really Nvidia’s biggest leap in gen-on-gen performance?

It’s a time of change, of transition. With the arrival of the next generation consoles, the scale, scope and ambition of game developers will move onto the next level – and today, Nvidia revealed its new RTX 3000 line of graphics hardware, promising the biggest generational leap it’s ever delivered, along with twice the ray […]

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Resident Evil 7, Final Fantasy 15 lead September’s PlayStation Now additions

September is upon us, meaning that – among many other things – it’s time for Sony to fling a fresh batch of games onto its PlayStation Now subscription service, with this month’s newly announced additions including Resident Evil 7 and Final Fantasy 15. Those two are both solid offerings, with Resident Evil 7 proving to […]

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Fortnite and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War show off official ray-tracing support

Today’s a big day for games tech, with Nvidia having finally announced – via the medium of a talking man stood in front of a load of spatulas – its new line of RTX 3000 graphics hardware. And in between all the technical chatter, it’s confirmed that Fortnite and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold […]

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Monster Hunter World Iceborne’s final update adds legendary black dragon Fatalis

The end is nigh for Monster Hunter World Iceborne; as the expansion’s first anniversary approaches, Capcom has confirmed that only one free content update, titled The Final Stand, is still to come. Happily, though, Iceborne is ending on a high, ushering in the series’ infamous black dragon Fatalis as its final opponent. Fatalis will be […]

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Someone should make a game about: that weird house in St Moritz with an underground lake

The greatest horror series on television is Secret Lives of the Super Rich. It’s a truly eldritch documentary show about the things that people with a lot of money inflict on themselves. Rich people, it suggests again and again, are odd. They don’t just want a garage full of Lambos – it’s always Lambos – […]

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Luftrausers studio Vlambeer closes doors on 10th birthday

Indie studio Vlambeer hit an important milestone yesterday, marking 10 years since it was established in 2010 by founders Rami Ismail and Jan Willem Nijman. Yet the studio decided to mark the occasion in a somewhat unusual way, as the developer revealed it’s shutting up shop. As announced via Twitter, the studio felt it had […]