DaggerHell does Devil Daggers in Doom

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DaggerHell does Devil Daggers in Doom

You know how it goes. Developer releases genre-defining FPS in 1993. Another developer releases stripped-down homage to said shooter 23 years later. Someone inevitably creates modification to combine the two, thus completing the cycle of death and bringing about the end of the universe.

Minecraft is getting pandas, crossbows, and more

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Minecraft is getting pandas, crossbows, and more

The big news from Minecon Earth 2018 was that of spin-off co-op game Minecraft: Dungeons, but it wasn't the only announcement to come out of the convention. Mojang also detailed the next Minecraft update, Village and Pillage, which adds new NPCs like the librarian and the butcher, as well as new enemies called Pillagers and Beasts. Pillagers carry crossbows, and players will be able to craft their own to use against them.

Cute MMO MapleStory 2 begins head start ahead of official launch in October

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Cute MMO MapleStory 2 begins head start ahead of official launch in October

MapleStory 2 is launching on October 10th after a series of betas this year, and those who have prepurchased a pack for the upcoming free-to-play game have a ten day head start beginning October 1st. MapleStory 2 is the fully 3D sequel to 15 year-old side-scrolling MMO MapleStory, with new features like extensive creation tools for players to make their own homes and environments taking the center stage.

Bungie files mysterious trademark for Matter

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Bungie files mysterious trademark for Matter

A trademark filing in the EU has revealed an unannounced Bungie project: “Matter.” Filed by a UK law firm representing the American company, Matter is filed under the classifications for “video game software” and “electronic games services provided by means of the internet or other communication network.” 

After 6 years, space sim Limit Theory ceases development

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After 6 years, space sim Limit Theory ceases development

Space sandbox game Limit Theory has thrown in the towel, with one-man development team Josh Parnell posting a long, passionate goodbye to the project announcing that it’s over. Funded six years ago with a moderately successful Kickstarter, Parnell says that he’s at the end of crowdfunded funds and personal investments, citing a desire to care for his own mental and physical well-being as another reason to cease development. 

Fortnite’s flying Loot Lake island is moving around

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Fortnite’s flying Loot Lake island is moving around

The island floating above Loot Lake is moving, folks. After the mysterious cube kinda… melted into it last season, we’ve now got a floating island above Loot Lake. Players are now reporting all over social media that the island is floating, moving across the map from place to place—though where it’s actually going remains a mystery. If that sentence means nothing to you, maybe catch up on what’s new in Fortnite Season 6 before proceeding.