A new batch of forgotten classics is now available on GOG

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A new batch of forgotten classics is now available on GOG

Ziggurat Interactive announced itself in early March as a new publisher that would focus primarily on bringing "classic console and PC games from the '80s, '90s, and beyond" to modern platforms, including not just remasters but also "new full-fledged sequels and entirely new original games." The company said that it had already signed deals for more than 140 games from several publishers, and had updates of three games already in the works: Forbidden Forest from 1983, Super Huey from 1985, and the 2001 squad-based shooter Deadly Dozen.

Pro gamers and streamers come together to promote coronavirus awareness

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Pro gamers and streamers come together to promote coronavirus awareness

The Covid-19 coronavirus is a big deal: It's highly infectious, has a long incubation period, and has a relatively high rate of fatality. There's no vaccine, so the only way to halt its spread is to keep carriers isolated, which is why so many governments are requesting (and in some cases mandating) "social distancing" and self-quarantine: Play videogames, watch television, read a book, whatever, but just stay at home.