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Recommended Reading: The 15th anniversary of ‘Halo 2’

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Chris Hondros via Getty Images When ‘Halo 2’ invaded planet earth Anthony John Agnello, The Ringer In the latest installment of “things that will make you feel old,” Halo 2 was released on November 9, 2004 — which makes it 15 years old. The Ringer takes an in-depth look at […]

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‘Fortnite’ star Ewok is the latest Twitch streamer to switch to Mixer

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Ewok Yet another prominent streamer is leaving Twitch for Microsoft’s Mixer. Soleil “Faze Ewok” Wheeler announced on Thursday that she will stream her upcoming Fortnite play sessions exclusively on the platform starting “soon.” pic.twitter.com/pGpElRpRj6 — FaZe EwOk (@Ewok) November 14, 2019 After Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, Cory “King Gothalion” Michael and […]

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The Game Awards will air at Cinemark theatres across the US

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images When The Game Awards 2019 air on December 12th, you won’t have to watch them on the small screen of your mobile device or TV. For the first time in its five-year history, movie theatres across the US will show the annual awards show and game […]

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Mark Wahlberg is poised to join the ‘Uncharted’ movie

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Rich Polk/Getty Images for Janie’s Fund The cast for the Uncharted movie appears to be solidifying, however slowly. Variety understands that Mark Wahlberg is in “final talks” to co-star as Victor “Sully” Sullivan, the grizzled treasure hunter that serves as Nathan Drake’s mentor. It’ll represent a bit of a shock […]

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AMC Games’ first title is the intentionally boring ‘Airplane Mode’

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Bacronym/AMC Games Desert Bus won’t be the only big name in town for games that are purposefully, excruciatingly boring. AMC is marking the start of its game publishing division by unveiling Airplane Mode, a game from Bacronym that tasks you with sitting through a nearly six-hour transatlantic flight… in real […]

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Production is finally starting on the ‘Halo’ TV series

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Showtime, Twitter After six long years, filming for the Halo TV series is ready to start. Showtime has announced that production on the game-based show is “about to begin,” and has revealed three new cast members in the process. Danny Sapani (of Doctor Who and The Last Jedi) will play […]

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‘Death Stranding’ for PC will come to both Epic Games Store and Steam

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Kojima Productions When you heard that Death Stranding was coming to PCs next summer, did you cringe at the rumors that it might be yet another Epic Games Store exclusive? You can relax. Kojima Productions and 505 Games have confirmed that the game will be available through both Steam and […]

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‘Minecraft Earth’ early access comes to the UK and 8 other countries

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Mojang/Microsoft Minecraft Earth‘s early access release is finally rolling out to countries around the world, although it’s not necessarily available where you might expect it. Mojang and Microsoft have confirmed that the augmented reality game is now available on Android and iOS in nine countries. The UK is the most […]

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YouTube star Jarvis banned from ‘Fortnite’ over cheating

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Epic Games Another YouTuber is facing the consequences of cheating first-hand. Epic Games has permanently banned popular YouTube creator and FaZe Clan member Jarvis from Fortnite after he posted videos where he used aimbots (which virtually guarantee flawless shots) to wreak havoc in the battle royale game’s non-competitive modes. In […]

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‘Dota 2’ will match players sooner if they’re open to different roles

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links SAI AUNG MAIN/AFP via Getty Images Play class-based games and you’ll know that it’s tough to convince people to play certain roles — there are only so many people who’d rather be the support character than the front line hero. Valve’s solution for Dota 2? Give players an incentive to […]

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