Shenmue 3 system requirements confirmed

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Shenmue 3 system requirements confirmed

The latest Shenmue 3 Kickstarter update covers backer surveys, reward tiers, an approaching $7 million stretch goal courtesy of the Slacker Backer campaign, and some ruminations on plans for "AI Battling," a control system designed to make the game more accessible for players who aren't accustomed to fighting games or want "a full immersion battle experience." 

This LG 24-inch 1080p monitor is just $100 right now

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This LG 24-inch 1080p monitor is just $100 right now

Not everyone needs a 120Hz FreeSync ultrawide 4K monitor with RGB lighting. If you just want a plain 'n' simple 1080p panel, or maybe a secondary monitor to go with your existing display, this is the deal for you. Newegg currently has the LG 24MC57HQ-P IPS monitor for just $99.99 when you use a coupon code.

Hearthstone's next ranked season is bringing Legend matchmaking improvements

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Hearthstone's next ranked season is bringing Legend matchmaking improvements

For the past few weeks, Hearthstone players have been struggling to climb the competitive Legend ladder. As previously reported, since around the middle of June, Legend players have regularly been queuing into matches against players well below their rank, including players who haven't hit Legend themselves. For Legend players, this has made improving their rank nearly impossible: winning a match gets them a paltry 10 ranks or so, while losing one can lose them 100 rank or more. Under these circumstances, players need to maintain a ludicrous win rate to climb, and even then it's slow going. 

How to follow Fortnite's Haunted Hills treasure map in this week's challenge

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How to follow Fortnite's Haunted Hills treasure map in this week's challenge

Week 9 of Fortnite Season 4 positions us just two weeks away from Fortnite Season 5, set to start two days later than we thought. That gives you two extra days to finish up the more difficult battle pass challenges in the backlog, just don't get too hung up on this week's "Follow the treasure map found in Haunted Hills" challenge. It's easy-peasy. Feel free to find the map in Haunted Hills, but we've marked and demonstrated the exact location of the Battle Stars in the GIF above and images below. 

Visceral's Star Wars game is now 'pretty different', Amy Hennig has left EA

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Visceral's Star Wars game is now 'pretty different', Amy Hennig has left EA

Amy Hennig, who was the creative director of Visceral's Star Wars project before the studio was shuttered last October, left EA in January and is moving into indie development. This comes from a Eurogamer interview with the Uncharted co-creator at Gamelab in Barcelona, where she also revealed that the project, previously codenamed Ragtag, isn't really the same game in the hands of new developer EA Vancouver.