Accused of 'scamming' in a Reddit thread, CS:GO streamer Phantoml0rd threatens to sue moderators

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Accused of 'scamming' in a Reddit thread, CS:GO streamer Phantoml0rd threatens to sue moderators

James "Phantoml0rd" Varga, who earlier this year sued Twitch over a suspension of his account in 2016 and was then counter-sued in turn, is now threatening legal action against the moderators of the LivestreamFail subreddit. The cause of his consternation is a thread alleging that he and Victoria "Dinglederper" Weeks, his former girlfriend, are "back to scamming" people with something called VGO skins. 

Fortnite players recreated the entire music video for Finesse by Bruno Mars

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Fortnite players recreated the entire music video for Finesse by Bruno Mars

The proper release of Fortnite's 60-minute sandbox mode, Playground, kicked off an ever-growing list of impressive in-game projects ranging from lakeside castles to to-scale Call of Duty maps. Of course, players have also been doing impressive things in the normal game mode for a while, and the latest from the folks at YouTube channel WiziBlimp is a sight to behold: using some clever camera work and well-timed dance emotes, WiziBlimp recreated the entire music video for Finesse by Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B). Have a look at it above. 

Medieval board game The Castles of Burgundy is getting a videogame adaptation

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Medieval board game The Castles of Burgundy is getting a videogame adaptation

Digidiced has announced that it is developing a videogame version of board game The Castles of Burgundy to be released in 2019. In The Castles of Burgundy, players work to build the best medieval princedom by building up the territory they control with new settlements, resources, trade, and—of course—castles. It’s one of the modern classic “point salad” strategy board games, where everything you do gets you points, but some things get you points faster and better. 

Get a Ryzen 3 2200G desktop with Vega graphics for $479

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Get a Ryzen 3 2200G desktop with Vega graphics for $479

If you're looking to buy a cheap gaming PC and/or something you can use as a relatively affordable HTCP, the ABS Mag might be right up your alley. It has an AMD Ryzen 3 2200G processor with Vega graphics inside, and is on sale at Newegg today for $479.99.

Gigabyte’s 16GB memory kit comes with dummy RGB modules for those empty slots

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Gigabyte’s 16GB memory kit comes with dummy RGB modules for those empty slots

Gigabyte is shipping its first memory kit through its Aorus brand, and like a growing number of RAM products, it features RGB lighting. What's unique about Gigabyte's kit is that two of the four modules included in the pack don't contain any memory chips—they're 'dummy' sticks (or 'demo' sticks, as Gigabyte calls them) to fill out your motherboard's empty DIMM slots.