Divinity: Original Sin 2's free Game Master campaign is set in the Dark Eye universe

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Divinity: Original Sin 2's free Game Master campaign is set in the Dark Eye universe

Divinity: Original Sin 2 is secretly a brilliant tabletop RPG, as well as being our Game of the Year 2017. Sitting alongside the gargantuan main campaign is an entire platform for creating new tabletop-inspired romps. Today, Larian Studios announced a collaboration with Dark Eye creators Ulisses Spiele, bringing the popular German tabletop setting to Original Sin 2’s Game Master mode. 

On Half-Life's 20th anniversary, let's remember Ivan, the game's original hero

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On Half-Life's 20th anniversary, let's remember Ivan, the game's original hero

While we’re reminiscing about Half-Life for its 20th anniversary, let’s take a moment to celebrate its iconic protagonist. You all know him, of course. His unkempt beard, those wild eyes, that flattop haircut that just screamed, “I was in the military but they kicked me out because I was too awesome”. Yes, Ivan the Space Biker had a timeless look that served him well for the five minutes he was Half-Life’s hero. Then wee Gordon Freeman nicked his job. 

Ubisoft's Black Friday sales cuts Assassin's Creed Odyssey almost in half

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Ubisoft's Black Friday sales cuts Assassin's Creed Odyssey almost in half

It’s Black Friday in a few days, the wonderful time of the year when Rebecca Black comes out of her cocoon to sing about her favourite day and promote excellent deals. Black Friday can’t be contained to a single day, however, because capitalism isn’t just for November 23. That’s why Ubisoft’s got some frankly ridiculous deals on the go already, including Assassin’s Creed Odyssey at almost half price. 

Artifact community slams 'pay for everything' monetisation model

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Artifact community slams 'pay for everything' monetisation model

Artifact's open beta launches tomorrow, but many would-be players have lost their appetite for Valve's digital card game because of its monetisation model. A Reddit post from yesterday that encourages players to cancel their pre-orders is now the top post of all-time on the Artifact subreddit, while numerous other popular threads are slamming the payment model, described as "pay for everything you do".

Fallout 76 players launch 3 nukes at once, crash server

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Fallout 76 players launch 3 nukes at once, crash server

This week we learned what happens when you launch one of Fallout 76's nukes at a fissure site: you spawn a really big, high level Scorchbeast Queen and a bunch of end-game loot. Well, the players who launched that nuke decided to triple their efforts by launching three nukes, one from each of the missile silos, all at the same time. They fired their nukes and aimed them at the same spot on the map. The video above shows the triple mushroom cloud.