Make clones, colonize planets, and prep for the Holy Crusade in this new sci-fi strategy game

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Make clones, colonize planets, and prep for the Holy Crusade in this new sci-fi strategy game

Ragnorium: Planet Recolonization Odyssey sounds like an unusual sort of colony-building game. In the distant future, space exploration has been privatized, and far-flung human colonies are established by clones. Your job is to create them, lead them to their new home, establish an outpost, guide it through technological eras, and deal with the problems that will inevitably crop up—including a Holy Crusade, which is apparently headed your way with ill intent.

Disintegration is ending multiplayer support

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Disintegration is ending multiplayer support

The FPS/RTS hybrid Disintegration did not knock our socks off when we previewed it in February, and it landed with a thud when it came out in June. Developer V1 Interactive tried to get the ball rolling with a free weekend—never a good sign for a game that's only a month old—but that failed to spark any lasting interest, and today V1 and publisher Private Division announced that they're pulling the plug on multiplayer support.

Ray tracing comes to Fortnite today

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Ray tracing comes to Fortnite today

Ray tracing has officially come to Fortnite today, Epic Games announced in a blog post. Players using supported Nvidia GPUs and DirectX12 can now enable ray tracing and Nvidia's DLSS feature.

Nine Inch Nails' Quake soundtrack gets a vinyl release after twenty-four years

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Nine Inch Nails' Quake soundtrack gets a vinyl release after twenty-four years

As someone who grew up listening to Chris Vrenna's original score to American McGee's Alice way more than was probably healthy, news about a video game soundtrack with input from a member of Nine Inch Nails tends to get my attention. In this case, it's the announcement of a vinyl release of the soundtrack from Quake—you know, the genre-defining FPS game from 1996.