The Division will roll out shields system, new legendary mission modes in next week’s update

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The Division will roll out shields system, new legendary mission modes in next week’s update

You’re probably mentally gearing up to hear more about The Division 2 at E3 this year, but Ubisoft has reiterated its resolve to continue supporting the original The Division with this week’s announcement that update 1.8.2 will launch on all three core platforms next week on June 14th. “Players can expect two new Legendary mission modes for Madison Field Hospital...

The Repopulation shows off the improvements coming to its UI

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The Repopulation shows off the improvements coming to its UI

There are a lot of things that the new owners of The Repopulation want to change about the game, and some of those are both visible to players and under the hood at the same time. Case in point, the UI. According to the latest update from the development team, the current UI relies on outside components for much of...

Chronicles of Elyria makes an unholy fusion of bear and otter, shows off ship designs

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Chronicles of Elyria makes an unholy fusion of bear and otter, shows off ship designs

Cute? Terrifying? Both at the same time? Chronicles of Elyria continues to experiment with mad science and interspecies breeding by creating an “otterbear” for the game’s store. “If the cub doesn’t make you say squeee, we don’t know what will,” the devs said. And just because they could, they put a saddle on this thing and assumed that it would...

Star Citizen deep-dives personal weapons as alpha 3.2 heads to the PTU

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Star Citizen deep-dives personal weapons as alpha 3.2 heads to the PTU

Star Citizen’s Around the Verse this week begins with a recap of what the studio is working on, including character animations, missions, planetary resources, scanning, combat AI, props, ship interiors, rest stops, hangars, and maybe the most interesting bit (if you’re suffering from sci-fi exhaustion): overland biomes for planets and moons – you know, like where you’re going to plop...

Dual Universe wants you to join the blue collar workforce

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Dual Universe wants you to join the blue collar workforce

Flunked out of interstellar academy? Left your parents’ home on Mars at 17 and decided to make it on your own? Enjoy lugging stuff around or breaking things? Then you have a future in Dual Universe, thanks to an increased focus on space truckin’ and ore minin’. Today’s big update to the pre-alpha program added a few new tools that...

The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMORPG vet reward you’ve ever gotten?

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The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMORPG vet reward you’ve ever gotten?

CCP Games rolled out a pretty sweet veteran reward for EVE Online vets this week ahead of the game’s anniversary: Everybody who’s been playing since the game went free-to-play in 2016 picked up a tier one Abyssal Filament. That got me thinking about vet rewards in general. It’s actually become a pretty rare concept in MMORPGs, largely because they were...

The Stream Team: Raiding Path of Exiles’ temple

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The Stream Team: Raiding Path of Exiles’ temple

Earlier this week, Massively OP’s MJ completed the 11 incursions to build her first temple of the new league. Today, she’s going to dive into that personalized dungeon. What will it look like? What loot will she collect? Rumor has it there is lots of good loot to be had! Tune in live at 9:00 p.m. to see what she...