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30th June 2022

21:58
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E3: MMA Manager 2 Ultimate Fight Sim Now Available On Mobile Devices

Tilting Point and game developers FunRock and Prey Studios have released MMA Manager 2: Ultimate Fight, a sequel to fighter management sim MMA Manager. MMA Manager 2: Ultimate Fight aims to build upon the first one.In MMA Manager 2: Ultimate Fight, players will be tasked with the following:Hiring trainersPurchasing gyms and filling them with proper equipmentPlanning fightsPicking coachesRecruiting Fighters to become heavyweight and lightweight championsMMA Manager 2 Ultimate Fight is a free-to-play game.Players will have to plan to create the ideal situation for each fight to ensure they win.…

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24th June 2022

18:00
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E3: Overwatch 2 Will Completely Replace the Original Upon Launch on PS5 PS4

No going back.Precisely what Overwatch 2 is has been a question on the lips of fans since its announcement. It's billed as a sequel, but the way Blizzard has spoken about it in the past made it sound more like a glorified game update. Now we know the hero shooter is finally coming soon, a hazy detail has now been clarified. When it launches, it will replace the original Overwatch wholesale.Speaking during a Reddit AMA, Aaron Keller — director of Overwatch 2 — confirmed as much: "When OW2 launches on Oct 4th it will be a replacement for the current Live Service," he says. This means that the…

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23rd June 2022

23:35
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E3: Overwatch 2 Will Replace The Existing Game At Launch

As has previously been understood, Overwatch 2 will replace the current game at launch. In essence, current owners of Overwatch will download a patch and the game will become Overwatch 2, with all the associated changes to multiplayer. For example, the game will change to a 5v5 format and introduce various balance alterations. The promised PvE campaign mode is slated to release in 2023.The clarification came via a Reddit AMA. In a post from the Overwatch 2 Game Director, Aaron Keller, stated that the game’s launch on October 4th represents the beginning of Early Access. He added, “We’re…

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23rd June 2022

22:15
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E3: Prominent Leaker Teases Impending God of War Ragnarok PS5 PS4 Reveals

Ragnarok is imminent.If you’ve been following the video game industry closely these past few weeks, you’ll be familiar with Twitter leaker The Snitch – an “insider” with a flawless batting record, spanning everything from Sony’s recent State of Play to a number of announcements throughout not-E3 week. So reliable has this sneakster’s rumours been that you can practically take anything from their account as confirmation.A superimposed Kratos meme with what appears to be code at the bottom will have PlayStation fans’ pulses racing, then. Many believe the 11110 is binary for 30 –…

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23rd June 2022

15:18
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E3: When Overwatch 2 releases in October it will replace the current live service game

The original Overwatch's days seem to be numbered as a standalone product as it will integrate with Overwatch 2.Speaking in a recent AMA on Reddit, game director Aaron Keller confirmed what Blizzard stated previously when it said the Overwatch and Overwatch 2 clients will merge to avoid fragmenting the player base."When Overwatch 2 launches on October 4, it will be a replacement for the current Live Service," said Keller. Read more

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22nd June 2022

19:30
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E3: Sonys Latest State of Play Has Been Watched More Times Than Any of Its E3 Conferences

It's the state of play these days.Sony’s latest State of Play broadcast – which included trailers for Resident Evil 4, Street Fighter 6, and Final Fantasy 16 – has been watched more times than any of the company’s E3 press conferences. With 2.52 million views, it’s officially surpassed E3 2016’s 2.51 million views, and is rising. Meanwhile, the firm’s previous two September PlayStation Showcases sit above both with 4.9 million views (2020) and 3.9 million views (2021).While there are clear caveats to take into consideration here – PlayStation’s YouTube channel has grown significantly…

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21st June 2022

16:45
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E3: PS Plus Retail Cards Could Potentially Be Discontinued

Consumers directed towards PS Store credit.With the revamped PS Plus already available in most of the world, but Europe lagging behind, Sony may be discontinuing the service’s retail redemption codes. For those out of the loop, you’ve always been able to purchase vouchers in multiple denominations from third-party physical and online stores, which you could redeem on the PS Store in order to extend your membership. Sometimes these codes would come with discounts.But Polish website XGP noticed that they’re no longer being restocked, and many retailers are selling PS Store credit instead.…

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21st June 2022

16:45
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E3: Ubisoft Summer Sale Is Live Check Out The Best Game Deals

Ubisoft’s gigantic Summer Sale is now live, offering huge price cuts on some of the studio's most popular games. The event runs until July 6, and until then you’ll find Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Rainbow Six Extraction, Immortals Fenyx Rising, and more at some of their best prices of the year.Now is a great time to catch up on the Assassin’s Creed series, as the Mythology Pack is listed for just $48, down from $160. The bundle includes Valhalla, Origins, and Odyssey--the three latest games in the long-running franchise. If you just need Valhalla, it’s currently down to $24.Beyond today’s…

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20th June 2022

10:45
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E3: A New Rating Indicates Skull amp Bones May Drop Anchor on PS5 Soon

Land ho!One day, we'll be able to talk about Skull & Bones after release, and won't that be a novel thing? Announced roughly five years ago, the open water pirate game has been through the stormiest of seas on the route to launch, but it looks like the end may finally be in sight.As spotted on Reddit, a newly approved age rating for the game has cropped up in Brazil. It lists the game for current-gen platforms including PS5, with no mention of PS4. We're unclear if Skull & Bones is releasing on both, but we assume that'll be the case. Hopefully more info is coming soon.Read the full article…

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18th June 2022

09:00
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E3: Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend Issue 431

Super sonic.Well, that was the end of E3 week, then! To be honest, it’s not the end of the gaming excitement, however. The cool thing about publishers shifting their press conference schedules out of a single week is that we have so much more to look forward to over the coming months. And, let’s be honest, there’s a ton to play, too!Sammy Barker, EditorI’m just having fun with a variety of games at the moment, which isn’t how I traditionally choose to play. I’ll probably spend the bulk of my time wrapping up my Resident Evil 2 replay, but I’ll head wherever else takes my fancy. Perhaps…

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16th June 2022

15:30
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E3: Play Assassins Creed Origins Dead Island Definitive Edition and I Am Fish for free this weekend on Xbox

You can play Assassin’s Creed Origins, Dead Island Definitive Edition, and I Am Fish for free this weekend if you are an Xbox user.Starting today, June 16, and running through June 19, all three titles can be played for free if you are an Xbox Live Gold member or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscriber.If you like what you play, you can take advantage of limited-time discounts on Assassin's Creed Origins and Dead Island Definitive Edition. Read more

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15th June 2022

19:30
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E3: NotE3 Events Criticized For Lack Of Accessibility

Even without E3, the summer gaming season has brought a bunch of video game showcases from major publishers. But the showcases were lacking in accessibility tools and options, according to accessibility consultant Steve Saylor. Saylor, who consulted on games like The Last of Us 2, said that most of the showcases showed "a lack of effort" that made disabled gamers feel "pushed aside and forgotten."In the statement, Saylor notes that most of the showcases had no audio described version, no subtitles, or sometimes, subtitles that were poorly implemented. The one exception he noted was Xbox, which…

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14th June 2022

16:00
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E3: SpiderMan Games Mr Negative And Inner Demon Get New Marvel Legends Figures

Hasbro has announced more action figures from its Marvel Gamerverse series, celebrating characters from various Marvel-inspired video games. Now, the toy company has announced a two-pack set of Inner Demon and Mr. Negative from Insomniac Games' Spider-Man.Arriving in January 2023, the two-pack will be available exclusively at GameStop stores. Hasbro has given GameSpot an early look at the figures, and you can check out some images below.Gallery Retailing for $50, the two pack features an Inner Demon and Mr. Negative--the main villain from Spider-Man. Like the rest of the Marvel Legends line, each…

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14th June 2022

12:31
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E3: With no quotE3quot Dragons Dogma 2 announcement is Capcom trolling us

Capcom knows that people want some news about the future of Dragon's Dogma, but the publisher seemingly insists bringing up the series, but stopping just sort of sharing any new information about a new project.As with many of Capcom's in-development projects, the existence of Dragon's Dogma 2 leaked a while ago alongside several other projects. The game has yet to be officially announced, of course, so every time the company invokes the name, everyone gets excited, and then nothing happens.This all started about a month ago, when Capcom launched the Dragon's Dogma 10-year anniversary celebration…

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13th June 2022

21:30
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E3: Live Watch the Capcom Showcase 2022 Livestream Right Here

Resident Evil! Street Fighter! Dragon's Dogma?Where can you watch the Capcom Showcase 2022 livestream? We're coming to the end of the not-E3 season, and next up is Capcom with its very own little digital event. The Japanese publisher has said the livestream will focus entirely on previously announced games, with the Resident Evil 4 remake already confirmed. Street Fighter 6 will also probably be in attendance, but what else?Tune in at 11pm BST/3pm PT/6pm ET to find out, and we'll cover all the breaking news on the site.Read the full article on pushsquare.com

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13th June 2022

17:10
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E3: How to Watch the Assassins Creed Celebration Stream

With the potential collapse of E3, which is set to return in 2023, more companies have introduced livestreams to speak more directly to a particular audience. In that spirit, the official Assassin’s Creed Twitter account announced a livestream to celebrate the Assassin’s Creed franchise. Below, you can find all of the details, including when and where to watch.When is the Assassin’s Creed Celebration Livestream?The Assassin’s Creed Celebration Livestream will premiere on June 13, at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET. Further regional times are listed below.9 AM PT11 AM CT12 PM ET4 PM GMT1 AM JST (Wednesday,…

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13th June 2022

12:40
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E3: Street Fighter 6 News Is Going To Quiet Down For A While

There's been no shortage of Street Fighter 6 news since the game was officially revealed, as Capcom has divulged more details on its core combat, revealed some familiar faces on its roster, and even showed how you can brutally mock Ryu. Expect news on Street Fighter 6's development to slow down for a while though, as Capcom continues developing the fighting game so that it can make its 2023 launch date."We have had so much fun showing you what Street Fighter 6 is all about this past week and a half," Capcom tweeted. "While we prepare to show you what's next, we are going to be a bit more on the…

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12th June 2022

20:30
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E3: Reaction PS Plus Revamp Is Hours Away But Sony Still Has a Game Pass Problem

Xbox showcase leans heavily on day one inclusions.Microsoft did its big annual E3 shindig today. Of course, it’s not E3 because that’s in a graveyard somewhere being pointed at by industry know-it-all Jeff Grubb. But unlike Sony, the Team in Green has decided to retain its Sunday evening summer showcase slot, so if you ignore the fact this was a pre-recorded livestream – there were no Maseratis or Keanu Reeves on a grossly expensive makeshift stage – it kinda felt like E3. A little bit. Where were we going with this?Oh right, yeah! So, the showcase targeted titles due to release in the…

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11th June 2022

19:35
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E3: Enemy Of The State Is A New TwinStick Shooter Set During The Prohibition Era

For those looking for something to do with friends on the weekend, why not consider robbing a bank? That's the premise of Enemy of the State, a newly revealed game from Brave Lamb Studio. The isometric twin-stick shooter can be played solo or in co-op and drops players into the Prohibition era as low-level gangsters looking to make a name for themselves. How you do that is up to you.Players will be able to take on a number of illegal activities such as bank robberies, assassinations of rivals, and all-out turf wars with other mafiosos with the goal of becoming as famous as Al Capone. See it for…

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11th June 2022

18:30
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E3: Live Watch the Future Games Show Livestream Right Here 11th June 2022

We go again.Not-E3 season is in full swing, which is to say we’re getting a disparate selection of livestreams and broadcasts – some big and some small. Future Games Show is another that’s been kicking around these past few years, and while you should keep your feet firmly on the ground, it may be worth a watch if you’ve little better to do with your Saturday. The show will get underway from 12PM PT/3PM ET/8PM BST.Future Games Show Livestream (11th June, 2022)<liveblog id="1106_liv_future" tags="#PS5 #PS4 #FutureGamesShow" video="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ca98lxqmJ5U" />Read…

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11th June 2022

14:45
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E3: What are you playing this weekend

June is here, and the weather is much warmer. Beat the heat and stay inside. Along with rising temperatures, there are other reasons to stay inside this weekend besides playing games.One of these is the Microsoft + Bethesda showcase tomorrow. Surely it'll be worth the time sitting glued to a screen, we hope at least. The other is the PC Gaming Show which kicks off almost immediately after the MicroBeth show. Read more

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10th June 2022

23:27
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E3: How To Watch The XboxBethesda Showcase And All Of Sundays NotE3 Conferences

Compared to summers past, this year's E3--er, Not-E3--has been a lot less intense. However, that doesn't mean there's not plenty to be excited about. After a stellar Summer Game Fest Live and a jam-packed Saturday, two conferences are scheduled for Sunday, June 12--and you can expect some big announcements to come out of them.Luckily, GameSpot will be hosting streams for both the Xbox-Bethesda Gaming Showcase and the PC Gaming Show. Here's some information on how to watch them, as well as a few things we think might be there.Xbox-Bethesda Gaming Showcase The Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase--which…

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10th June 2022

23:27
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E3: How To Watch Sundays NotE3 Conferences

Compared to summers past, this year's E3--er, Not-E3--has been a lot less intense. However, that doesn't mean there's not plenty to be excited about. After a stellar Summer Game Fest Live and a jam-packed Saturday, two conferences are scheduled for Sunday, June 12--and you can expect some big announcements to come out of them.Luckily, GameSpot will be hosting streams for both the Xbox-Bethesda Gaming Showcase and the PC Gaming Show. Here's some information on how to watch them, as well as a few things we think might be there.Xbox-Bethesda Gaming Showcase The Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase--which…

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10th June 2022

20:30
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E3: How To Watch Saturdays NotE3 Gaming Showcases

Not-E3 season is upon us, which means there is a seemingly endless amount of livestreams, presentations, and showcases to dive into this weekend. With Summer Game Fest's kickoff behind us, it's time to dive into what everyone else is doing. This Saturday, June 11, alone has a whole host of shows worth tuning into. That's great news for you all, since that means there should be more game announcements than ever between the whole lot of them.GameSpot will be hosting streams for many of Saturday's presentations. Here's the full day's lineup:Guerrilla CollectiveWholesome Games DirectFuture of Play…

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