Tekken 7 will add Negan from AMC's The Walking Dead

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Tekken 7 will add Negan from AMC's The Walking Dead

In the wake of this weekend's EVO 2018 grand final, Tekken series director Katsuhiro Harada unveiled three of the six fighters en route to Tekken 7's second season. The following short showcases veteran King of the Iron Fist combatants Anna Williams and Lei Wulong. It then teases character art for Negan—the baseball bat-wielding bastard from AMC's The Walking Dead, played by Jeffrey Dean Morgan. 

2K/4K texture pack for the Mass Effect trilogy updated with hundreds of new textures

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2K/4K texture pack for the Mass Effect trilogy updated with hundreds of new textures

All the way back in 2012 we were talking about installing a texture pack mod to replay the early Mass Effect games, only with slightly prettier versions of our bro, Garrus. Tireless modders have continued their work over the years and the latest versions of those textures have been compiled into an update for the ALOT mod (it stands for A Lot Of Textures). More than 300 textures have been added, all of which balance remaining as close as possible to the original aesthetic while making the graphics look as swish as possible on modern monitors. 

Chris Roberts responds to Star Citizen 'pay-to-win' concerns after removal of in-game currency cap

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Chris Roberts responds to Star Citizen 'pay-to-win' concerns after removal of in-game currency cap

Star Citizen is no stranger to "pay-to-win" accusations, but the criticism intensified this week following developer Cloud Imperium Games' decision to remove the cap on in-game currency that players can accumulate. Previously, you could only hoard 150,000 United Earth Credits (UEC), but now players can stockpile as much as they want, albeit they are still limited to purchasing a maximum of 25,000 UEC a day.

Watch OpenAI's Dota 2 bots square off against five top players live on Twitch today

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Watch OpenAI's Dota 2 bots square off against five top players live on Twitch today

Research institute OpenAI, which Elon Musk co-founded in 2015, is set to send its super-smart self-taught Dota 2 bots to The International 2018 later this month to take on a team of experienced pros. Today, those bots are playing a benchmark match against five top players, including former pros, casters and analysts. The action will stream live on Twitch from 12:30pm PT/3:30pm ET/8:30pm BST. Click here to watch.

Blizzard invites 'aspiring pros' to compete in Overwatch's Open Division

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Blizzard invites 'aspiring pros' to compete in Overwatch's Open Division

Overwatch's Open Division is where amateurs that dream of become pros go to compete. Thousands of teams take part, playing ten games across five weeks. The cream rises to the top, and the four best teams battle for a chance to play in Overwatch Contenders, a pro "development league" for the glitzy Overwatch League. If you fancy signing up for season three of the Open Division—and anyone can—then registrations are now live here.