Major layoffs hit Telltale Games

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Major layoffs hit Telltale Games

Telltale Games, the studio behind The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Tales From the Borderlands, and numerous other popular adventure games, has reportedly undergone another major round of layoffs. According to The Verge, the studio has been reduced to around 25 employees, down from more than 250 at one point. 

Razer announces a streaming headset that won't mess your hair up more than it already is

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Razer announces a streaming headset that won't mess your hair up more than it already is

Streamers have more than just their video and audio quality to worry about. They're also typically appearing on camera while they stream, and that means hours of people staring directly at them. And surely a bulky headset pressing down on their heads all day will result in some damage to the hairstyles they labored over before going on camera. Right? Look, I'm a bald person, so I'm just guessing here.

Get a Razer DeathAdder Essential and Far Cry 5 for $44

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Get a Razer DeathAdder Essential and Far Cry 5 for $44

Razer is selling its DeathAdder Essential gaming mouse for a slight discount, but what makes the deal noteworthy is that it's also bundling in a free game. You can choose between Far Cry 5, Assassin's Creed Origins, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands, or Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege: Advanced Edition.

Fortnite Season 6 is coming a week later than we thought

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Fortnite Season 6 is coming a week later than we thought

Fortnite Season 6 is coming a week later than we thought, starting on September 27 according to a recent tweet from the official Fortnite account. Seasons don't always stack up exactly one week after week 10, but an extra week isn't usually the case. Season 5 started just one day after Season 4. More time to clean up those challenges isn't a bad thing though, and we can expect the usual week of teasers leading up to launch. 

Twitch has been blocked in China

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Twitch has been blocked in China

Twitch saw a tremendous uptick in popularity in China last month, becoming the third-most popular app on the iOS App Store, according to Abacus News. The surge was reportedly driven by the presence of esports at the 2018 Asian Games, which weren't carried by state broadcaster CCTV but were available on Twitch.