The tribute to voice actor Rick May in Team Fortress 2 has been made permanent

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The tribute to voice actor Rick May in Team Fortress 2 has been made permanent

Rick May's work as a voice actor included roles in Star Fox 64, Freddi Fish 5, Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves, and Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition, but it's his performance as the Soldier in Team Fortress 2 that made his gruff tones dear to our hearts. When May died earlier this year after contracting COVID-19 while recovering from a stroke, Valve placed a statue commemorating him in each of the game's maps for the duration of the month.

This is what Microsoft Flight Simulator looks like on three CRTs

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This is what Microsoft Flight Simulator looks like on three CRTs

The last time I played a flight simulator it was on a Compaq monitor just like the one in the middle of retrotech YouTuber LGR's setup seen in the video above. This is clearly the best way to experience Microsoft Flight Simulator and I simply shan't bother to play it until I too can slide three CRTs side by side and play it like this. 

Here's a new Surgeon Simulator 2 gameplay trailer, it has great music

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Here's a new Surgeon Simulator 2 gameplay trailer, it has great music

Surgeon Simulator 2 will come slashing onto PC this week, August 27th, bringing another round of comedic, stabby surgery to life. Bossa Studios has a new gameplay trailer to go with it featuring a four-person cooperative heart surgery. The trailer also has great music that I like very much. I believe this is what is called a bop. Thanks, please give me an entire soundtrack of it sooner rather than later.

Cyberpunk 2077 will have free DLC like The Witcher 3

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Cyberpunk 2077 will have free DLC like The Witcher 3

Cyberpunk 2077 will be getting some free DLC following the game's launch. Back when The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt released, CD Projekt Red supported the game with 16 free DLC packs in the three months following. It was a pretty good set: new armor sets, a few new quests, Gwent cards, and some alternate looks, but the final DLC was the release of a New Game+ mode. An enterprising Twitter user asked the official Cyberpunk account if the new game would get the same treatment, and voila: 

Microsoft backs Epic's request for a restraining order against Apple

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Microsoft backs Epic's request for a restraining order against Apple

Microsoft has filed a statement in support of Epic's request for a temporary restraining order against Apple's plan to remove its access to iOS development tools. Kevin Gammill, Microsoft's general manager of gaming developer experiences,  said in the filing that the Unreal Engine is "critical technology for numerous game creators," and that blocking Epic's ability to support it on iOS and MacOS "will harm game creators and gamers."

Here's all the Destiny 2 content getting removed in November

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Here's all the Destiny 2 content getting removed in November

Bungie has decided that Destiny 2 is too large and must be made smaller. Thus, things will be removed from the game. When the Beyond Light expansion releases. Announced back in June, the Destiny Content Vault will be where the game's older stuff goes to languish until it is inevitably called upon again for some time travel related purpose. The vault will arrive on November 10th.