Overwatch’s next hero is a… hamster ball?

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Overwatch’s next hero is a… hamster ball?

Remember Blizzard’s tease from earlier this week, the one that set the internet to speculating on whether a wrecking ball might be Overwatch’s next hero? Blizzard is adding more fuel to the fire today with a tweet that implies the wrecking ball is inhabited by the most adorable little woodland creature ever. No one is even sure whether Blizz is...

Elite Dangerous’ Beyond: Chapter 2 arrives today; here’s the launch trailer!

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Elite Dangerous’ Beyond: Chapter 2 arrives today; here’s the launch trailer!

The second chapter in Elite Dangerous’ Beyond content is due to land early this afternoon, with the Alliance Challenger as well as a “selection of new wing missions, installation interactions, new settlements to explore and, to combat the ever-growing and ever-encroaching Thargoid threat, a cache of new Guardian weapons and technology from the Tech Brokers.” Full patch notes just went up...

World of Warcraft gets its epic ducks in a row for Battle for Azeroth

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World of Warcraft gets its epic ducks in a row for Battle for Azeroth

With the Midsummer Fire Festival roaring through July 5th and artifact weapons on their way out of the game, World of Warcraft is heating up this summer. Additionally, the nearly 16GB Battle for Azeroth pre-patch is now available to download in the launcher background. In the second part of a Forbes interview, Game Director Ion Hazzikostas has a few suggestions...

Guild Wars 2 continues efforts to fix its living world episode issues

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Guild Wars 2 continues efforts to fix its living world episode issues

When you deliberately add roller beetles to your game, you have to know that bugs are going to be an issue. Guild Wars 2’s newest living world episode has been a big mess so far, with game errors getting in the way of players’ enjoyment and keeping some of them from finishing the content. The team pushed out a hotfix...

The Stream Team: Going to Trove’s Geode

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The Stream Team: Going to Trove’s Geode

Massively OP’s MJ built the ship, and now it is time to set sail and travel to Geode! The expansion/update is live, and she is ready make port in adventure. Surely there is no danger involved, right? Join us live at live at 9:00 p.m. to check out this latest update. What: Trove Who: MJ Guthrie When: 9:10 p.m. EDT...

Battle Bards Episode 123: Guild Wars 2’s Path of Fire

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Battle Bards Episode 123: Guild Wars 2’s Path of Fire

With eagerness in their hearts, the Battle Bards rush toward another Guild Wars 2 soundtrack, ready to bask in the aural glory of this MMO that’s known for its incredible music. But hark! What is this Path of Fire? Join us for a listen through a soundtrack that one unnamed reviewer has termed “bland and generic.” If that isn’t a...

TERA brings the Gunner to console players

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TERA brings the Gunner to console players

Want to have some fun shooting everything while you’re playing TERA on consoles? Give the Gunner a try, then, because that’s her whole deal. Yes, the Gunner has arrived on the game’s console version, and if you’ve gotten used to playing her on the PC you’ll be happy to know that she’s very similar to her desktop incarnation. She’s a...

Revelation Online is adding New Sulan over the summer

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Revelation Online is adding New Sulan over the summer

The latest producer’s letter for Revelation Online has a secret, and that secret is New Sulan. We know from the letter that it’s definitely planned to come out over the summer; that’s not a question. But almost everything else is shrouded in mystery and promises to “discuss it more as launch gets closer,” which will no doubt leaving players in...

Saga of Lucimia’s latest pre-alpha build includes a ‘completely updated combat system’

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Saga of Lucimia’s latest pre-alpha build includes a ‘completely updated combat system’

Saga of Lucimia has pushed out a big pre-alpha build this week, thanks to the addition of new contract staff. What’s in it? Performance upgrades, a new character creation scene, revamped character creation, new animations, new VFX, the relic system, and “a completely updated combat system that includes (for the first time ever!) the earliest iterations of actual in-game Masteries...