GTA and Red Dead Online players get guns and sweaters for Christmas

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GTA and Red Dead Online players get guns and sweaters for Christmas

Grand Theft Auto Online and Red Dead Redemption 2 have begun their festive celebrations, the most obvious sign of which is the snowfall carpeting southern San Andreas and all five states of the Frontier. Red Dead's grumpy cowpokes now have Christmas trees illuminating their jowels in what I'm sure is a period-appropriate fashion, and GTA Online's cash-happy outlaws can sprint about in Christmas jumpers to sprinkle some cheer amidst the homicide. 

The Steam Winter Sale is live

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The Steam Winter Sale is live

The 2020 Steam Winter Sale has begun! In the finest tradition of the season, this year's event feature discounts on thousands of games, plus festive new items in the Steam Points Shop and the beginning of voting on the 2020 Steam Awards.

Gorgeous mech shooter Brigador is free on GOG until Christmas day

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Gorgeous mech shooter Brigador is free on GOG until Christmas day

After recently giving away Prison Architect at the start of GOG's winter sale, the store is now offering yet another beaut—Brigador, the mech action game by developer Stellar Jockeys from 2016. The Up-Armored Deluxe edition up for grabs contains the game, both volumes of the original soundtrack, two EPs and even an audiobook.

Need a CPU upgrade STAT? Intel's Core i7 10700K is a great gaming chip and is on sale for $320

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Need a CPU upgrade STAT? Intel's Core i7 10700K is a great gaming chip and is on sale for $320

In a perfect world, there would be no hardware shortages, and you could build a PC around whatever components you want. If you are patient, and are wanting to build a Ryzen 5000 series PC, you still can—you just have to wait a bit. However, if you are looking to upgrade right now, this deal for an Intel 10th Gen Core i7 10700K processor is certainly worth considering. The same would be true even if the Ryzen 5000 series was in stock.

Dead Cells' latest update includes Christmas outfits, turns all food into cheese

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Dead Cells' latest update includes Christmas outfits, turns all food into cheese

The previously announced Dead Cells update of "little stocking fillers" has dropped, and update 21 won't be the last you see of the game, which fully released over two years ago and still regularly gets new content. As befitting the season, this update comes with two Christmassy outfits for the beheaded, the classic red and white Santa suit and a costume turning them into a surprisingly bouncy Frosty the Snowman. Additionally, you can now enjoy a new Christmas in-game diet, due to a cosmetic change that turns all food items into cheese.

Noctua's upcoming fanless CPU cooler gets teased and promises not to blow

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Noctua's upcoming fanless CPU cooler gets teased and promises not to blow

Noctua is getting close to releasing its previously delayed fanless CPU cooler, and we can hardly wait. The reason is because the prototype that was shown off at Computex last year was an absolute unit, with its sheer size hinting at better-than-expected performance. Adding to the hype, Noctua says "prepare to be surprised" by how well it performs.