Destiny 2 preloads are now live

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Destiny 2 preloads are now live

Here's a quick-and-friendly notice for those of you who have been waiting patiently to play Destiny 2 on the PC: Preloading, as promised by Bungie earlier this week, has begun.

Former Visceral designer says Dead Space 2 cost $60 million and 'underperformed'

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Former Visceral designer says Dead Space 2 cost $60 million and 'underperformed'

Electronic Arts closed the doors on Visceral Games yesterday, bringing to a close the studio whose (relatively) recent work includes Dante's Inferno, Army of Two: The Devil's Cartel, Battlefield Hardline, and the Dead Space series. Following the announcement, Zach Wilson, who worked briefly at the studio as a designer on Hardline, took to Twitter to offer some thoughts about where it all went wrong. 

Coffee Lake’s motherboard compatibility hints at Intel releasing 8-core CPUs

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Coffee Lake’s motherboard compatibility hints at Intel releasing 8-core CPUs

With the introduction of Intel's 8th generation Core processor line (Coffee Lake), Intel also announced a new motherboard chipset, Z370. The real surprise, however, came when it was revealed that Coffee Lake would not be compatible with Z270 motherboards even though they use the same LGA 1151 socket. Some people assumed it was an arbitrary restriction, but it might have to do with Intel planning to release 8-core Coffee Lake chips sometime down the line.

Here's footage of a Chinese mobile PUBG clone that's also about Terminator 2 somehow

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Here's footage of a Chinese mobile PUBG clone that's also about Terminator 2 somehow

On the back of the success of battle royale games like H1Z1 and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, it's no great surprise that other developers are looking to shoulder their way into the genre. On PC we've already seen GTA Online and Fortnite add BR modes (with some objection on the latter from PUBG Corp), and in August we learned (via this tweet from industry analyst Daniel Ahmad) that a Chinese mobile game based on Terminator 2 would feature an suspiciously PUBG-lookin' BR mode as well.