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Project Eagle, a "3D interactive Mars base" simulation developed by Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak studio Blackbird Interactive in partnership with NASA, is now live on Steam and free for everyone.
Ninja has partnered with esports-focused gaming brand Finalmouse to create the most bizarre, grandiose marketing campaign of the year. It starts with the words "Based on a true story," which is typically either a prelude to a movie that's going to make you cry or some completely unbelievable nonsense. In this case, it's completely unbelievable anime nonsense.
A few months ago, Ubisoft made Rainbow Six Siege players an offer: Enable 2-step verification on your account, and you'll get a free skin for Thermite. Today it announced a less-carrot, more-stick approach: Turn on 2SV, or say goodbye to Ranked play.
The day known as Cyber Monday has come to an official end, this being Tuesday and all, and the same goes for Black Friday. However, retailers care not for what the calendar says. For some, Cyber Monday has morphed into Cyber Week, and for others the season of sales will last in earnest throughout the rest of this month and next. That means you get a do-over if you missed out on a bargain.
Epic has posted the Fortnite 6.31 patch notes, delivering details on a new Team Rumble limited time mode, new Epic and Legendary rarities for the pump shotgun, and on the Save the World side of the game, some new missions, equipment, and a Legendary Constructor named Airheart.
Bungie pulled back the curtain on Destiny 2's upcoming Black Armory expansion earlier today, introducing players to an exo gun dealer named ADA-1, who will set players off on quests to discover four fabled Lost Forges. In a less glamorous but more granular update, it also released the Update 2.1.0 patch notes, a lengthy and varied list of changes to the sandbox, Crucible and Gambit modes, PC-exclusive options, and more which have all gone live today.
Fanatical, an online retailer which sources all its keys from developers and publishers, currently has a big sale on Civilization 6 keys. A 78 percent means you can get the game for a slightly lower price than it was during the Steam Autumn sale ($18/£15, according to Steam Prices). It's not the only thing discounted: Tropico 5 and all its DLC comes together in a complete bundle for just $5/£3.49.
Have you been pining for a mechanical keyboard that's both ergonomic and available in a tenkeyless form factor? Has anyone? Spire seems to think so, hence the company's new Ergo plank.
Bethesda Softworks has posted the first in a planned series of "Inside the Vault" updates on the status of Fallout 76, which includes an acknowledgment of the game's many problems and a promise of fixes to come. It also lays out the basics of two patches slated for December that will, among other things, increase the size of the stash, add a push-to-talk function and FOV setting for the PC version of the game, and incorporate a new Bulldozer feature that will simplify the process of removing rocks, trees, and other detritus prior to placing your CAMP.