Snap up this budget Acer gaming laptop for just $630, saving you $170

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Snap up this budget Acer gaming laptop for just $630, saving you $170

You don't always have to spend big to be able to have a great gaming experience on a PC or laptop: this Acer Nitro 5 laptop is the epitome of that sentiment, and is only  $630 at BestBuy right now. Yeah, it won't blow you out of the water but that price for a gaming-grade laptop, which will still play most of the major games in 2019, at a competent and enjoyable level, offers great value.

Dead Island 2 is still being made, 5 years after it was announced

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Dead Island 2 is still being made, 5 years after it was announced

I first saw Dead Island 2 in 2014 (I think), back when it was being made by Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager. Since then, it's switched developers to Sumo Digital (which still has a page for it on its website), and not made much of a peep since, save for the occasional reminder that it still exists in some form. Today, we've had another one of those, with THQ Nordic's Lars Wingefors mentioning the game during a financial presentation.

Report says Altered Carbon showrunner is writing a Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic movie

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Report says Altered Carbon showrunner is writing a Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic movie

At Star Wars Celebration in April, Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy said they were "developing something to look at" based on Bioware's game series Knights of the Old Republic. The idea of a KotOR movie sure got our attention. And now it looks like we know what that something is: a script from writer and producer Laeta Kalogridis, according to three insiders who spoke to Buzzfeed News.