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Blackrock Hearthstone Is On The Way

about X hours ago from Rock, Paper, Shotgun
Blackrock Hearthstone Is On The Way

Churn that rumour mill, sprinkle the leak flour and get ready for some delicious card butter, Hearthstone [official site] is (almost certainly) getting a new expansion. Ahead of Blizzard’s PAX East panel that will showcase more details on Heroes of the Storm [official site], Overwatch [official site] and the card battler, the Hearthstone site has been [...]

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Sony Morpheus Impressions: VR Inches Closer To The Living Room

about X hours ago from GameInformer Feature

This afternoon after Sony announced its Morpheus headset will launch in the first half of 2016, the publisher gave journalists an opportunity to find out for themselves just how far the platform has progressed since its debut a year ago. The demo stations gave us a chance to check out the near-final industrial design and four Sony-designed user experiences that demonstrate the directions developers could take the technology. Here are our impressions of each.

The Headset

Most of the virtual reality prototypes we've seen so far are cumbersome goggles that weigh most heavily on the front of your face. This latest iteration of the Morpheus design takes steps to make it more user friendly. The single band design makes it easier to take off and put on than other models. A button on the back of the band allows you to tighten or loosen the headset as needed, and Sony made the smart decision to give users a way to move the screen away from their eyes with another button on the right side of the goggles. This ostensibly allows users to don the headset but then regain their bearings in the real world to grab a drink, get situated with a controller, or talk to someone without having to take off the entire device. It's also the best looking device we've seen so far, but that's not to say Sony has mastered the wearable experience.

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Unreal Tournament Pre-Alpha Gets New Developer-Made Map, Available On Just-Launched Marketplace

about X hours ago from MP1st
Unreal Tournament Pre-Alpha Gets New Developer-Made Map, Available On Just-Launched Marketplace

Now available in the pre-alpha version of Epic Games’ work-in-progress arena shooter reboot, Unreal Tournament, is a new multiplayer maps that gives fans a proper, high-resolution, developer-made multiplayer arena to battle it out on. The pre-alpha has technically been playable for some time now, but the new map, now available on the also just-released marketplace, gives participants […]

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Wasteland 2 Heading To Xbox One

about X hours ago from GameInformer Preview
Wasteland 2 Heading To Xbox One

The successfully Kickstarted PC RPG is making its way to a console –  a first for the franchise.

You can check out the trailer for the game below announcing the game's incoming Xbox One release. This Game of the Year Edition includes a number of new updates including a new quirks and perks system, a new precision strike system, complete art and lighting overhaul, updated character models for all party members, and new voice-over for all the major speaking parts.

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