Torchlight 3's lead designer hates that pets can sell loot

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Torchlight 3's lead designer hates that pets can sell loot

Torchlight has a lot going for it, but arguably the series's most memorable feature is its roster of pets. They keep you company as you clear dungeons, and they take some of the pressure off inventory management. They're returning in Torchlight 3, but co-lead developer Tyler Thompson is not a fan of them at all. 

Intel Tiger Lake CPUs to debut mid-2020 with Xe graphics

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Intel Tiger Lake CPUs to debut mid-2020 with Xe graphics

Intel is set to debut its new Tiger Lake processors in the middle of this year, and given the fact that we're almost in May that means it's going to be happening real soon. The 10nm Tiger Lake CPUs will appear in mobile form, though there is no sign they're going to make any appearance on the desktop. But what they will bring is our first real taste of the new Intel Xe graphics architecture.

XCOM 2 is free to try for a week

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XCOM 2 is free to try for a week

If you've never fought a guerrilla war to liberate Earth from some alien tyrants before, boy have I got some good news for you. 2K is hosting an XCOM 2 free trial on Steam (and Xbox One, if you fancy being tactical from the sofa) so you can send the alien overlords packing for free between now and April 30. 

Destiny 2 cheating is up 50 percent this year, mostly on PC

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Destiny 2 cheating is up 50 percent this year, mostly on PC

Cheating is on the rise in Destiny 2: Bungie said in the latest This Week at Bungie update that the incidence of cheating has risen by roughly 50 percent since January, "and significantly more at the highest skill echelons." Bans and restrictions are way up too, from an average of 656 per week prior to the launch of Season of the Worthy to 2,133 per week in the four weeks following. Even so, Bungie isn't happy with the current state of things, and so more action is coming.

WWE 2K21 won't happen this year

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WWE 2K21 won't happen this year

2K Games has released a WWE game every year since 2011, but that consistent streak is coming to an end. WWE CFO Frank Riddick announced as much today during an investors call, stating that no videogame based on the brand will release in 2020.

This guy built a huge bridge to nowhere so he could pee his name in the snow in Death Stranding

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This guy built a huge bridge to nowhere so he could pee his name in the snow in Death Stranding

Back in the summer of 2019, when Death Stranding was still a PlayStation 4 exclusive, we held out hope that Geoff Keighley's Gamescom Opening Night Live show would finally bring us confirmation that a PC version was in the works. Instead, we got Norman Reedus having a leak. It was all very weird, and got weirder as the night rolled on and Hideo Kojima confirmed that you could use Norman Reedus' dong as a weapon.