Fortnite Blockbuster contest to feature winning movie at in-game theater

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Fortnite Blockbuster contest to feature winning movie at in-game theater

Fortnite Season 4 followed a theatrical superhero theme, with unlockable pseudo-Marvel skins and loading screens released each week that showed the actors at work. With the Fortnite Blockbuster contest, Epic Games wants players to film their own interpretation of the movie happening behind the scenes, and the winner gets their take canonized. 

The International Olympic Committee will host an 'esports forum' later this month

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The International Olympic Committee will host an 'esports forum' later this month

The International Olympic Committee has announced plans to host an "Esports Forum" in partnership with the Global Association of International Sports Federations on July 21 in Lausanne, Switzerland. Esports players, publishers, teams, media, sponsors, and event organizers will be invited to take part, as will members of "the Olympic Movement" including representatives of national Olympic committees, sports federations, athletes, and the IOC itself. 

Full HTC Vive kit with upgraded base stations is now available in the US and UK

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Full HTC Vive kit with upgraded base stations is now available in the US and UK

HTC has been selling its upgraded Vive Pro VR headset for the past several months, though only as a standalone product—you had to either recycle your existing base stations and controllers (assuming you were upgrading from the first generation Vive), or purchase them separately. That is no longer the case. HTC and its retail partners are now selling the full Vive Pro kit with controllers and base stations included.

Rolly Souls mod makes rolling the only way to move in Dark Souls

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Rolly Souls mod makes rolling the only way to move in Dark Souls

People have been doing unbelievable things in Dark Souls for years. Speedrunners have finished the game without taking damage, without leveling up, and without taking damage or leveling up. One challenge that's always stood out to me is the idea of finishing the game without rolling, not just because every cell in my body vehemently rejects the idea, but because the opposite—exclusively rolling—sounds hilarious and much more fun. Thanks to modder notaprofi, creator of the newly released Rolly Souls mod, PC players can now attempt just that.