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GTA Online’s next big update is coming on June 7

All-new smuggling operations are coming to GTA Online in a major update early next month. The update, jauntily titled Further Adventures in Finance and Felony, will let players expand their in-game groups and even become CEO of their own Criminal Enterprises starting on June 7. The update will add new properties like high-rise office buildings […]

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Doom for Doom mod brings the 2016 FPS into the 1993 original

You may already know that Bethesda squeezed some old-school love into the new Doom thanks to secret areas that contain snippets of original Doom and Doom 2 levels. But did you know it’s possible to go the opposite direction? Over on the ZDoom forums, modders DBThanatos, Major Cooke, and Michaelis are working on porting Doom […]

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Of course someone has recreated a Destiny raid in Doom’s level editor

This was bound to happen. Hell, it’s not like I haven’t been thinking about it myself, in between hammering together my current SnapMap projects. Someone has built a version of Destiny’s King’s Fall raid in Doom’s content creation suite. Coming in three parts – with the final battle against Oryx presumably in production – the […]

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This Star Wars live-action drone battle is most impressive

Star Wars: The Force Awakens had some pretty thrilling spaceship battles, but even Poe Dameron himself may be outmatched by these tiny aces. Disney should totally hire these drone pilots to do the dogfighting scenes for Rogue One and Star Wars: Episode 8. Combining first-person footage from skilled drone pilots with some cleverly captured miniature […]

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Moogles need your help in new Final Fantasy 14 patch 3.3 trailer

The Dragonsong War is coming to a head in Final Fantasy 14, and the Square Enix MMO is giving players plenty of content to celebrate the climactic finale. Patch 3.3, dubbed “Revenge of the Horde,” brings with it new main story quests, new beast tribe quests, two new dungeons, a new raid, a new trial, […]

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James Bond producers talking to Tom Hiddleston and Fantastic Four’s Jamie Bell

Daniel Craig’s time as James Bond is over. There’s been no official word that his stint as 007 is finished, but with each passing day it’s looking less and less like he’s going to continue. After apparently saying no to a huge pile of cash for two more movies, Craig’s vacated spot as the suavest […]

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X-Men: Apocalypse’s Olivia Munn wants to join “genius” Deadpool for the X-Force movie

Olivia Munn makes her mutant debut in X-Men: Apocalypse as Psylocke. A servant to the film’s big bad, Apocalypse, she’s a highly skilled warrior who’s  darn lethal with that katana. She’s also got a knack for spinning through the air and generally looking cool. And hey, you know who else is generally pretty cool? Deadpool. […]

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Here’s a musical tribute to the Dead Island trailer, in case you wanted to cry today

You’re thinking of it right now, aren’t you? Just looking at the headline and image up there, you’re remembering the famous Dead Island reveal trailer – and all the feelings it overwhelmed you with. Well, publisher Deep Silver would like to stir up those old feelings ahead of the May 31 release date for the […]

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HP Inc gives PC gaming a Supercharge and say hello to Acer’s new projectors

 Rather than doing oodles of separate stories on various announcements, we’ll gather them all together on this page, updating daily as new gear is announced. Enjoy! 26 May HP has just announced a new line of PCs and laptops dedicated to all things gaming. The OMEN by HP line will include the 15.6” diagonal OMEN […]