Dead Cells free DLC adds skins, new bosses and new levels this month

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Dead Cells free DLC adds skins, new bosses and new levels this month

Dead Cells is getting some free DLC this month, beckoning masochists back to its death-filled rooms. Rise of the Giant will let you continue your fight in a new location, the Cavern, which you'll only gain access to once you beat the game. Inside, you'll find new enemies, another boss and probably more deaths than you could possibly keep track of in your head. 

Jade Raymond has joined Google

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Jade Raymond has joined Google

Google is set to make its games industry splash at GDC next week, and ahead of that presentation, Jade Raymond has announced she will serve as a vice president at the company–presumably a vice president working on its games interests.

Anthem players discover removing gear makes you more powerful, and also how to have infinite health

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Anthem players discover removing gear makes you more powerful, and also how to have infinite health

It's been  ̶o̶n̶e̶  zero days since Anthem's last hilarious, game-breaking bug—only this time players have discovered two. It's a double feature! Over on the Anthem subreddit, two of the more popular threads today involve a pair of bugs. One involves some bad math on the way Anthem calculates how much damage your abilities do, while the other lets your Storm javelin have infinite health.

World of Warcraft finally adds thicc humans and trolls who stand up straight

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World of Warcraft finally adds thicc humans and trolls who stand up straight

Today is a good day in World of Warcraft because patch 8.1.5 is finally out, adding—among many things—two new Allied Races: The portly Kul Tiran humans and the good-postured Zandalari trolls. First revealed when Battle for Azeroth was announced over a year ago, it's been a long wait to play the two races that are at the core of the conflict driving Battle for Azeroth. Like all Allied Races, those who start new characters as a Kul Tiran or Zandalari and then level all the way to 110 will also earn a cool suit of armor that evokes the culture of that race.

Google teases its 'vision for the future of gaming' keynote at GDC

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Google teases its 'vision for the future of gaming' keynote at GDC

Earlier today we got a look at a patent filing from Google for a controller notification system that will inform users when their online pals are getting up to things. It's all very vague, and in fact Google emphasized that the accompanying illustration is not representative of the actual device, but only intended to provide "a fundamental understanding of the disclosed subject matter and the various ways in which is may be practiced." 

Ubisoft is having a spring sale on practically its entire store

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Ubisoft is having a spring sale on practically its entire store

With Spring just around the corner, it's time to get a head start on cleaning house—and what a better way to do that than to pass on some massive savings to gamers. Spring cleaning doesn't quite have the same meaning when publishers discount digital copies of their games, but then again who's complaining?