Riot is teaming with outside studios to make single-player League of Legends games

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Riot is teaming with outside studios to make single-player League of Legends games

League of Legends studio Riot Games recently announced plans to move beyond the mega-MOBA League of Legends with a pile of new games including a fighting game, an FPS, a card game, and even a management sim. But it's also looking to broaden the appeal and footprint of League of Legends with a new publishing label announced today called Riot Forge, through which it will partner with other developers to create "bespoke games that enable players of all types to experience League in new and exciting ways."

Watch 13 minutes of Borderlands 3's first expansion

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Watch 13 minutes of Borderlands 3's first expansion

Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot, the first campaign expansion for Borderlands 3, is coming on December 19. You can get a taste of what it's all about right now, though, courtesy of a new 13-minute gameplay video showcasing the corridors of Handsome Jack's favorite joint.

GTA Online's Diamond Casino Heist will be the game's 'most complex operation' ever

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GTA Online's Diamond Casino Heist will be the game's 'most complex operation' ever

GTA Online players have been able to gamble themselves into penury at the Diamond Casino and Resort since July, but soon it will be time to get down to what they've really wanted to do all along: Rip the place off. Starting on December 12, players will be able to take part in The Diamond Casino Heist, which is being billed as "the biggest, most audacious, most complex criminal operation" in the history of Los Santos.

Cyber Week Deal: Save over $200 on a tough TUF gaming laptop with a GTX 1660 Ti

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Cyber Week Deal: Save over $200 on a tough TUF gaming laptop with a GTX 1660 Ti

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Imperator: Rome is free to play until Sunday

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Imperator: Rome is free to play until Sunday

Imperator: Rome, released earlier this year, is an outstanding grand strategy game: It's "huge, inventive, and the reason I'm sleep deprived," Fraser said in his 92% review. Despite that acclaim, it's also the sort of game that some players might be uncertain about. That's less to do with Imperator: Rome specifically and more to do with the grand strategy genre as a whole, which can be intimidating for newcomers—the mainstream success of the Civilization series serving as the exception.

Three new heroes have come to Hearthstone Battlegrounds in the latest update

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Three new heroes have come to Hearthstone Battlegrounds in the latest update

Normally, the week before a new Hearthstone expansion lands finds the game at its most stale. Which, okay, is true of the current constructed ladder, but is less of a problem because players are having so much fun in the Battlegrounds mode. A new patch has just gone live which sees a trio of new heroes are joining the party, and a pair of familiar faces also returning from a tune-up in Team 5's workshop. 

Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons solo adventure to add 35 new cards in January

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Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons solo adventure to add 35 new cards in January

Hearthstone's Year of the Dragon enters its final phase on December 10 with the launch of Descent of Dragons, an epic clash of good and E.V.I.L. that will see the League of E.V.I.L. attempting to resurrect Galakrond, Progenitor of all Dragonkind, while the League of Explorers enlists the help of Dragon Aspects to stop them. That clash will culminate in Galakrond's Awakening, a new solo adventure that, for the first time in a long time for Hearthstone PvE, will add 35 new collectible cards.