Conan Exiles is free to play until Sunday

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Conan Exiles is free to play until Sunday

Conan Exiles, the survival MMO with dong physics, pets, and other stuff that's not as cool as pets, is free to play for the weekend. The four-day freebie will give aspiring players an opportunity to see what it's all about, and those who used to play a chance to see how the game has changed since it went into full release last year. 

Government official wonders how Steam can 'get away with this kind of stupidity' after rape game is removed

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Government official wonders how Steam can 'get away with this kind of stupidity' after rape game is removed

For at least a couple weeks, an intentionally noxious game called Rape Day, which promised players the opportunity to "verbally harass, kill, and rape women," was listed on Steam as it awaited approval to be sold on the platform. After widespread criticism of the listing earlier this week, Valve announced that it would not host the game due to the "unknown costs and risks" it posed and removed the Steam page.

An official Fallout pen and paper RPG has been announced

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An official Fallout pen and paper RPG has been announced

Modiphius Entertainment has announced an officially licensed Fallout pen and paper RPG using its 2d20 system (seen in the Mutant Chronicles 3rd Edition and Star Trek Adventures RPGs). The upcoming Fallout tabletop RPG is currently untitled, and won't be along until next year, but it's still good news for fans looking for a new way to enjoy the Fallout universe.

Former Sims and Second Life boss is launching a new Paradox studio

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Former Sims and Second Life boss is launching a new Paradox studio

Rod Humble, the former CEO of Second Life studio Linden Labs and, prior to that, an executive vice president and head of The Sims label at EA, will head up a new California-based studio for Paradox Interactive called Paradox Tectonic. The studio will lead development of a brand new game for Paradox, details of which—big surprise—will be announced later. 

Where to find Fortnite's pirate cannons

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Where to find Fortnite's pirate cannons

Arrrrre you ready to finish some Fortnite Season 8 challenges? Well, good, because you're in the right place. Week two of the eighth season introduced a challenge to deal damage with the brand new pirate cannons, but locating the cannons in a pinch isn't always a cinch.