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What’s on TV this week: ‘The Outer Worlds’

Engadget RSS Feed This week is a big one for sports fans, with the MLB World Series, NBA regular season action and Formula 1 in Mexico. For gamers, there’s a new Call of Duty as well as Obsidian’s latest title The Outer Worlds is arriving complete with a rich world that thrives on “absurdist humor.” […]

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Blizzard may reveal ‘Diablo IV’ at Blizzcon

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Activision Blizzard Blizzard is in desperate need of a major pick-me-up after a torrid few weeks, and might have an ace up its sleeve for Blizzcon, which takes place in less than two weeks. An ad for a Diablo artbook suggests that Diablo IV exists, and Blizzard might very well […]

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Steam’s new beta takes local multiplayer games online

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Valve Software Valve didn’t wait long to give you a chance to play local multiplayer games online. The latest Steam beta client now includes Remote Play Together support that lets friends join in multiplayer experiences that would normally require sitting on the same couch. Only the host needs a copy […]

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Nike will drop exclusive, limited-edition sneakers inside ‘NBA 2K20’

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Those of you who are into NBA 2K know that, for years, you’ve been able to buy sneakers from different brands for your virtual player in the game. But now, thanks to a new partnership between Nike and software publisher 2K Sports, you’ll have a chance to get real sneakers […]

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Bungie pulls popular gun from ‘Destiny 2’ after discovering exploit

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Bungie Believe it or not, Bungie is grappling with another wildly overpowered Destiny 2 weapon. The developer has pulled the Telesto fusion rifle from all activities after players discovered an exploit that lets them rapidly charge their character’s Super ability. All you had to do was shoot at the floor […]

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Recommended Reading: The Google Stadia controller prototypes

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links An exclusive look at how Google designed its Stadia game controller Stan Horaczek, Popular Science We’ve known for months that Google built its own controller for the upcoming Stadia game streaming service. But Popular Science recently got a behind-the-scenes look at the design process, including a glimpse of the “hundreds” […]

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Remedy fixes ‘Control’ on the Epic Store so it will work offline

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Remedy Entertainment The update that added a photomode to Remedy’s moody shooter Control also added some new headaches for PC players who purchased it from the Epic Games Store. Although the team says that changes made were intended to validate “future expansions,” their actual impact removed Steam controller support and […]

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Twitch viewers can subscribe to streamers on iOS

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Twitch Twitch users on iOS can now subscribe to their favorite streamers directly from the app. It’ll offer the same benefits of subscribing on desktop, including ad-free viewing, sub badges, channel emotes and sub-only chat, as well as supporting the partner or affiliate monetarily. Subscriptions work differently on iOS than […]

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‘Okami’ veterans want to make a sequel

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Capcom After years of remasters and ports, Okami is finally getting a sequel… well, maybe. Two veterans from the game who now work at Platinum Games, director Hideki Kamiya and Ikumi Nakamura (the star of Bethesda’s E3 presentation), have posted a video declaring that “Okami is going to be back” […]

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‘Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville’ is available today

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links EA The latest game in the long running Plants vs. Zombies series has arrived for PS4, Xbox and PC. Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is a third-person shooter, but it’s cartoony enough for older children; EA calls it “our biggest and most accessible shooter ever.” Players can compete in […]

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